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Wondering where Minecon will be held this year? Anxious to get your travel plans in order, and prepare for another awesome convention? You might not need to wait long! Minecon 2013 has been confirmed for the US east coast, although the exact location is not yet known. Jens "Jeb" Bergensten had the following to offer:

Jeb said:

The contract with the location has been signed, so it's mainly a question of people getting back from business trips. ETA for announcement should be end of May. Tickets will be available later (probably after summer, but I could be wrong).

While the convention's exact location has not yet been revealed, the two most likely east coast locations would seem to be New York, or Florida. Minecon 2012 was held in Disneyland Paris, and with Florida being the home of Disney World, in Orlando, it is a strong contender for Minecon 2013. Minecon '11 and '12 had approximately 4,500 attendees.

Are you planning on attending Minecon 2013? Tell us about it!
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Posted 01 May 2013 - 06:12 PM

1st! Joke,
Cant wait to see it :D!
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Posted 01 May 2013 - 06:15 PM

Hope its in New York so I can just fly up and stay with a relative and attend it, been waiting for it to be close to home for me.



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Posted 01 May 2013 - 06:20 PM

Omfg, i live in Florida. There is no way in hell I'm passing this up!!
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Posted 01 May 2013 - 06:28 PM

Hope it's in Florida. That would make the most sense especially if it is around the Orlando area. New York isn't as "kid-friendly" and can get quite pricey. Glad that it has been confirmed for the East Coast, though! Seems like Minecon will be extremely popular this year with all of the attention last year's event received.



Posted 01 May 2013 - 06:28 PM

yay!! i hope it is in NY because i am near my!!! :D



Posted 01 May 2013 - 06:31 PM

Hope it's in Orl Florida



Posted 01 May 2013 - 06:36 PM

Wish they would come to england :(

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Posted 01 May 2013 - 06:39 PM

They should host it in Minnesota!! :(



Posted 01 May 2013 - 06:39 PM

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Posted 01 May 2013 - 06:46 PM

Hope it happens in NY! Would be cheaper for me to go there instead of florida, and it would be awesome! (Why should Disney/Orlando get all the kid-centered attention?)
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Posted 01 May 2013 - 06:48 PM

i live 2 HOURS from Orlando! please for the love of god BE IN FLORIDA I AM BEGGING YOU! i will GLADLY spend all my blacksmithing money just to go to minecon >_>

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Posted 01 May 2013 - 06:52 PM

New York or Boston would be a good canidate for Minecon, but I don't know about Boston after the bombings...but they upped the security due to the bombings. But please just be somewhere in New England! :D

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Posted 01 May 2013 - 06:52 PM

Wait, why not just meet in the middle and host it in some place like charleston or something?
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Posted 01 May 2013 - 06:57 PM

England always gets left out v.v I was hoping I could have got the tickets for my birthday (which was yesterday) But now that it's been announced to be in the US my birthday had been wrecked :'(

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Posted 01 May 2013 - 06:59 PM

BETTER BE IN NY [img]http://static.minecraftforum.net//public/style_emoticons/default/mobnotch.png[/img]
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Posted 01 May 2013 - 07:07 PM

Crosses fingers lets go FL
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Posted 01 May 2013 - 07:08 PM

I just moved away from pennsilvania to georgia, so please do florida, its closer. and also, wahts the new cape gonna be? but seriously, MAKE IT IN FLORIDA OR I KILL YOU AND STEAL UR DIAMONDS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Posted 01 May 2013 - 07:21 PM

I can't go unless it's in UK or Ireland, then again, i'm only one person so it won't matter haha!

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Posted 01 May 2013 - 07:22 PM

I hope it is in NY!!!!!!
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Posted 01 May 2013 - 07:34 PM

So, it could be in either Boston, NYC, Philadelphia, Baltimore, Richmond, Orlando, or Miami. All of them are big East Coast cities.
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