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This article is written from a real-world point of view, meaning it is not in the universe of Elwood or Arthur, it's in our universe.

Elwoodstock (derived from the name of the famous music festival, Woodstock; also called ElwoodCon and ElCon; sometimes spelled ElWoodstock) is a small-scale interview-style fan convention of the comic series Elwood. It is held by Samuel Anderson, the creator of Elwood. The first convention was held in August 2014.

Elwoodstock IEdit

Elwoodstock I took place on August 28, 2014 from 5:00 to 6:00 PM central time. Many things were revealed, and story arcs were a large topic. The following is a list of official statements recorded from Elwoodstock I.

Statement Result
Volume 6 was officially confirmed. Fulfilled
The Bitzi-Bo arc is officially named The Bitzi-Bo Chronicles. Name never gained traction
Bitzi will die at the end of Volume 5, and the death will be real and permanent. Fulfilled
Miss Sweetwater will return and become a reoccurring character, eventually starting a romantic relationship with a character. Fulfilled; Sweetwater was a central character in Issues 069-073 of Volume 6, during which she has a heated romance with Nigel Ratburn, and continued to make regular appearances throughout the series.
A new arc, Arthur 3000, will start in late Volume 5 or early Volume 6. It features R4 and 3W, Arthur's future great-grandchildren in the year 3000. These characters were first seen in the Arthur episode, "Background Blues." Unfulfilled; Arthur 3000 was never released, and it is assumed to be cancelled.
Zorkbo will return to Mr. Morris, featured in an episode about when she discovers that Mr. Morris is an alien-hunter. Unfulfilled; Plans for Zorkbo's return were long rumored but never actually happened. Anderson later expresses his distaste for the Zorkbo arc, and confirmed that she will not return.
Prunella Deegan and her mother will be featured in a later issue. Fulfilled; Prunella and her mother play central roles in the later Issue 106.
Elwood Alive will return in the hiatus between Volume 5 and 6. Fulfilled

Elwoodstock IIEdit

Elwoodstock II took place on June 2, 2015 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM. The things revealed where:

Statement Result
Volume 10 will not be the last volume. Unfulfilled; Volume 10 ended prematurely after only 6 issues in June 2014, and Elwood was eventually cancelled. It was later rebooted as Elwood High'.
Frenskwire Love Saga's final installment will be in Volume 10. Debatable; Technically (since Elwood ended in Volume 10), the final installment is in Volume 10. However, "Frenskwire Love Saga: Behind Bars" was not actually meant to be the final issue, and did not resolve the story arc.
Elwood Alive will continue. Fulfilled; The sixteenth episode of Elwood Alive, adapted from "The Church of Prunella," was released on June 6, 2015.

Elwoodstock IIIEdit

Elwoodstock III took place on May 29, 2017 at 11:30 AM. This was the first Elwoodstock to be recorded. The topics focused on Elwood High.

Elwoodstock III was much longer than the first two. The topics listed below are only the things previously unknown that were revealed in this discussion, and does include some of the less revealing questions.

Statement Result
How long with Elwood High run? "I'm shooting for [Issue 200], but there's no guarantees. I don't want to be limited by the number 200 in case the plots have to go longer or the plot's already wrapped up."
What are Catherine Frensky's whereabouts during Elwood High? "She's still in jail from the aftermath of [Jemima's murder]."
How did Laverne and Chip's relationship begin? "...Who can control Cupid's arrow?"
Will Elwood Alive ever continue? "No. I want the comics to speak for themselves."
"What happened to David [Read]?" "Without giving too much away, you've seen what's been, like, the progressive revelation of what's going on here. But, to put things shortly: He left after he found out Jane was cheating with Ed. There were other reasons, too, but that was the big one."
After splitting with David, why are Jane and Ed not together? Anderson: "Not everything works out. I think, you know, Millicent's still there, so..."
Interviewer: "Millicent's still married to Ed even though she knows...does she know?"
Anderson: "She doesn't know..."
Interviewer: "So they're still married?"
Anderson: "Yes. Even if she did know, I don't she would leave because she probably just married Ed for the money."
How did David find out about Jane's affair? "Jane realized what she was doing with Ed so wrong, so she confessed to David and wanted to save their marriage, but David wasn't having it."
"Are Buster and Ladonna heading to disaster?" "Yes."
What exactly was Fannie Tenderbrisket's fate? "It's pretty clear. She died of mad cow disease."
What is Buster's last name after his adoption? "Baxter-Mills."
Will Bitzi or Zorkbo ever come back? "Not happening."
"How did Sweetwater and Ratburn's marriage play out? Like, how did it all happen? Because she was with Haney at the end of Elwood." "Haney saw that Sweetwater was happier with Ratburn, so he actually put an end to the relationship because he told her: 'If you're not happy, I'm not happy.'"
Will there be any more Elwood after Elwood High. "This is probably it for Elwood."
What is the name of this recurring character? "Stephanie."

Elwoodstock IVEdit

Elwoodstock IV took place on January 10, 2019. It was released only as a written document.