Minecraft Nerds….PREPARE TO BATTLE AT MINECON EARTH PARTY AT THE MUSEUM OF POP CULTURE!!!!
SEATTLE-For the past few years, Minecraft has hosted super awesome MINECONs throughout the world. But this year, they’re switching it up with MINECON Earth: an interactive show—on the internet! MoPOP is getting into the action with our MINECON Earth Party, a full day devoted to Minecraft with the live stream on the museum’s epic Sky Church screen, a chance to meet Minecraft developers and YouTubers, build battles, tons of gaming, and much more. So leave the comfort of your home (or your yurt, shanty, or castle) and join fellow crafters for this mega unique event.
DATE: Saturday, November 18, 2017
TIME: 8:00AM – 5:00PM
TICKETS: $21-$30, All ages. Tickets available for purchase at MoPOP.org
325 5th Avenue N
Seattle, WA 98109
HERE IS JUST A SHOVEL-FULL OF WHAT WE’RE PLANNING:
- Build Battle(s): Compete with fellow crafters by building an object in a pre-built battle world
- Minecraft Charades: YouTubers vs. Developers
- Meet the Minecraft Team: Q&A + Autographs
- Meet-and-Greet with Some of our Favorite Minecraft Community Members:
We’re hosting some special guests from the Minecraft YouTube and streaming
communities, who will be in attendance to mingle with fellow Minecraft players
- Play, Craft, and Learn with Minecraft: Education Edition
- Build Factor: 10 contestants. 20 minutes. 1 panel of expert judges.
ABOUT THE MUSEUM OF POP CULTURE (MoPOP)
MoPOP is a leading-edge nonprofit museum, dedicated to the ideas and risk-taking that fuel contemporary popular culture. With its roots in rock ‘n’ roll, MoPOP serves as a gateway museum, reaching multigenerational audiences through our collections, exhibitions, and educational programs, using interactive technologies to engage and empower our visitors. At MoPOP, artists, audiences and ideas converge, bringing understanding, interpretation, and scholarship to the popular culture of our time.
CURRENT EXHIBITIONS AT MoPOP
Star Trek: Exploring New Worlds
Wild Blue Angel: Hendrix Abroad, 1966-1970
Infinite Worlds of Science Fiction
Indie Game Revolution sponsored by Nintendo
Fantasy: Worlds of Myth and Magic
Can’t Look Away: The Lure of Horror Film
Nirvana: Taking Punk to the Masses
We Are 12™: The Seattle Seahawks and the Road to Victory
PUSH ME, PULL ME: Pearl Jam and the Art of the Screen-Printed Poster at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport
206-770-2700, main line
206-770-2702, box office