REGISTRATION OPENED ON OCTOBER 8, 2019.  TO REGISTER, VISIT OUR WEBSITE AT WWW.DICETOWEREAST.COM AND FOLLOW THE LINKS TO PURCHASE HOTEL PACKAGES AND TICKETS.

TICKETS ARE $125.  WITH A HOTEL PACKAGE, WHICH INCLUDES TICKETS AND A HOTEL ROOM AT THE FLORIDA HOTEL, THE TICKET PRICE IS $100, WHICH IS A SAVINGS OF $25!  YOU MUST BOOK YOUR HOTEL PACKAGE THROUGH US TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THIS SAVINGS!

THE RATE IS $150 PER NIGHT AND INCLUDES ALL TAXES AND FEES.  THIS RATE IS EXTENDED 4 DAYS BEFORE AND 4 DAYS AFTER THE CONVENTION, PENDING AVAILABILITY.  YOU MUST BOOK YOUR HOTEL THROUGH US TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THIS RATE.   

 

TICKETS ONLY CAN BE PURCHASED BY ANYONE, REGARDLESS OF WHERE YOU LIVE.  

YES, VIP TICKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR $225 IF PURCHASED BY THEMSELVES.  IF PURCHASED WITH A HOTEL PACKAGE, THEY ARE $200. LIMITED QUANTITIES ARE AVAILABLE.

BESIDES EARLY ACCESS TO THE DICE TOWER LIBRARY ON JUNE 30TH, VIP TICKET HOLDERS WILL ATTEND A SPECIAL MEET AND GREET WITH THE DICE TOWER CREW ON THE EVENING OF JUNE 30TH AND RECEIVE OTHER EXCLUSIVE PERKS.  

YES, WE ARE SETTING ASIDE SOME CONVENTION SPACE FOR CHILDREN AND FAMILY GAMING.  CHILDREN MUST BE BETWEEN THE AGES OF 6 AND 11 YEARS OLD AND THEIR TICKETS PURCHASED WITH AN ADULT-TICKET SALE.  SPACE IS LIMITED AND SIGN-UP INFORMATION WILL BE ANNOUNCED IN JANUARY.

YES, TICKETS FOR CHILDREN BETWEEN THE AGES OF 6 AND 11 HAVE TO BE PURCHASED AT FULL PRICE AND AS PART OF AN ADULT-TICKET SALE.  AT THE CONVENTION, PARENTS WILL BE REIMBURSED $30 FOR EACH CHILD’S TICKET.

YES, YOU MUST STAY FOR A MINIMUM OF 5 NIGHTS BETWEEN JUNE 30TH AND JULY 4TH.  

TO NAME A FEW: HIGH-SPEED INTERNET; OUTDOOR POOL AND HOT TUB; FITNESS CENTER; LCD TV WITH MOVIES AND WEB TV; BUSINESS CENTER; AND IN-ROOM REFRIGERATOR, MICROWAVE AND COFFEE MAKER.

BY VISITING OUR WEBSITE AT WWW.DICETOWEREAST.COM.  YOU WILL SEE TWO LINKS — ONE TO BOOK HOTEL PACKAGES THROUGH OUR TRAVEL AGENT, WHET TRAVEL, AND ANOTHER TO PURCHASE TICKETS ONLY THROUGH EVENTBRITE.  

YES, TICKETS FOR EVERYONE ATTENDING IN YOUR PARTY MUST BE PAID IN FULL, WHETHER YOU ARE PURCHASING A HOTEL PACKAGE OR TICKETS ONLY.

 

YOU MAY CONTACT THEM BY E-MAIL AT CAPTAINSUPPORT@WHETTRAVEL.COM OR BY CALLING 877-438-9438. 

YES,THERE ARE OTHER HOTELS IN CLOSE PROXIMITY TO THE FLORIDA HOTEL:

 

BETWEEN THE EVENINGS OF JUNE 30TH AND JULY 4TH, WE WILL BE PROVIDING A SHUTTLE SERVICE  FROM 6:00PM – 2:00AM TO ANY HOTEL YOU ARE STAYING AT WITHIN A 5-MILE RADIUS OF THE FLORIDA HOTEL TO ENSURE YOU GET BACK SAFELY AT NIGHT.  WE WILL ANNOUNCE REGISTRATION FOR THIS SERVICE AT A LATER DATE.

 

 

YES, WE OFFER TWO PLANS: 

  1. PAY FOR TICKETS FOR ALL GUESTS IN YOUR HOTEL ROOM ATTENDING THE CONVENTION AND 50% OF YOUR HOTEL STAY AT TIME OF BOOKING AND THE REMAINING 50% BY APRIL 1, 2020.  
  2. PAY FOR TICKETS FOR ALL GUESTS IN YOUR HOTEL ROOM ATTENDING THE CONVENTION AND THE FIRST-NIGHT’S HOTEL STAY.  YOUR REMAINING ROOM BALANCE WILL BE DIVIDED INTO EQUAL MONTHLY INSTALLMENTS, WITH THE FIRST PAYMENT DUE ON THE FIRST OF THE MONTH AFTER YOUR INITIAL DEPOSIT IS MADE AND THE FINAL BALANCE DUE NO LATER THAN APRIL 1, 2020.  

YES, FOR TICKETS, AS THEY BECOME AVAILABLE, YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED ON A FIRST-COME/FIRST-SERVED BASIS.  FOR HOTEL ROOMS, YOU WILL HAVE TO DEPOSIT $200 TO SECURE YOUR PLACE ON THE WAIT LIST. THIS DEPOSIT IS REFUNDABLE IF WE CAN’T FIND A ROOM FOR YOU.   

 

REGISTRATION WILL OFFICIALLY OPEN AT THE FLORIDA HOTEL ON WEDNESDAY MORNING, JULY 1ST.  FOR VIP TICKET HOLDERS AND INDIVIDUALS WHO HAVE BOOKED A HOTEL PACKAGE AT THE FLORIDA HOTEL AND ARE ARRIVING ON OR BEFORE JUNE 30TH, YOU WILL BE ABLE TO RECEIVE YOUR BADGE ON JUNE 30TH AND CHECKOUT GAMES FROM THE DICE TOWER’S GAME LIBRARY.  DAILY REGISTRATION HOURS WILL BE DETERMINED LATER.

YES, AS LONG AS YOU HAVE SPACE IN YOUR ROOM, YOU CAN ADD INDIVIDUALS WHO WANT TO ATTEND THE CON TO YOUR RESERVATION.  FOR ASSISTANCE, CONTACT WHET TRAVEL BY E-MAIL AT CAPTAINSUPPORT@WHETTRAVEL.COM OR BY CALLING 877-438-9438. 

YES, TICKETS CAN BE TRANSFERRED TO OTHER DICE TOWER EAST ATTENDEES.  FOR HOTEL PACKAGES, THERE WILL BE A $25-PER-PERSON FEE CHARGED IF ALL GUESTS LISTED ON THE ORIGINAL RESERVATION DO NOT TRANSFER TO THE NEW RESERVATION.  IF AT LEAST ONE PERSON REMAINS ON THE ORIGINAL RESERVATION AT THE TIME OF TRANSFER, THEN THE OTHER TICKET HOLDERS CAN TRANSFER THEIR TICKETS WITHOUT PENALTY. FOR ASSISTANCE, CONTACT WHET TRAVEL BY E-MAIL AT CAPTAINSUPPORT@WHETTRAVEL.COM OR BY CALLING 877-438-9438.

TICKETS AND HOTEL ROOMS CANNOT BE CANCELLED — ONLY TRANSFERRED.  AT THE TIME YOU PURCHASE YOUR TICKETS AND HOTEL PACKAGES, YOU WILL HAVE THE OPTION TO PURCHASE TRAVEL INSURANCE TO PROTECT YOUR TICKETS AND HOTEL ROOMS.   

TRAVEL GUARD OFFERS 3 TIERS — SILVER, GOLD AND PLATINUM.  FOR A SINGLE GUEST, THE COST IS APPROXIMATELY $40 FOR SILVER, $50 FOR GOLD, AND $85 FOR PLATINUM.  INSURANCE IS BASED ON WHERE YOU LIVE AND THE COST OF YOUR TRIP.  

NO, YOU HAVE 15 DAYS TO DECIDE AND CAN NOTIFY WHET TRAVEL TO PURCHASE IT.

THE SUPER SHUTTLE OFFERS SHARED RIDES FOR AROUND $15.00 ONE WAY, EXCLUDING TIPS.  YOU CAN MAKE YOUR RESERVATION AT WWW.SUPERSHUTTLE.COM.  

UBER, LYFT AND TAXIS ARE ALSO VIABLE OPTIONS.  RIDES WITH UBER START AT $23.00 ONE WAY, EXCLUDING TIPS.  LYFT AND TAXIS BOTH RUN BETWEEN $24.00 AND $28.00 ONE WAY, EXCLUDING TIPS.  FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT TAXI SERVICE AT THE ORLANDO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, CLICK HERE.

 

WE WILL BE LOOKING FOR “WORKER-MEEPLES”.  YOU MUST PURCHASE A TICKET, AND IF YOU PERFORM A MINIMUM OF 10 HOURS OF SERVICE DURING THE DURATION OF THE CON, YOUR TICKET WILL BE REIMBURSED AFTERWARD.  IF YOU ARE INTERESTED, CONTACT SHARON MADDEN AT SHARON@DICETOWER.COM 

YES, WE WILL HOLD A FEW EVENTS AND LIVE SHOWS, INCLUDING THE DICE TOWER TOP TEN, WITS & WAGERS, AND THE JACK VASEL MEMORIAL AUCTION.  OUR FOCUS AT DICE TOWER EAST IS ON OPEN GAMING WITH FEWER EVENTS.

 

YES, WE WILL HOLD A FLEA MARKET AND A VIRTUAL FLEA MARKET.

WITHIN THE FLORIDA HOTEL, THERE IS MARCELLO’S, WHICH IS A CASUAL SIT-DOWN RESTAURANT, A STARBUCK’S AND A GRAB-N-GO, WHICH OFFERS SANDWICHES, SNACKS AND DRINKS.  IN THE FLORIDA MALL AND SURROUNDING AREA, THERE ARE FOOD OPTIONS TO SATISFY EVERY APPETITE.

INSIDE THE FLORIDA MALL, THERE ARE OVER 250 SHOPPING AND ENTERTAINMENT OPTIONS, INCLUDING THE CRAYOLA EXPERIENCE, BUILD-A-BEAR, AND THE SLIME FACTORY.  THE FLORIDA HOTEL IS CONVENIENT TO SEVERAL AREA ATTRACTIONS, INCLUDING WALT DISNEY WORLD, UNIVERSAL ORLANDO AND SEA WORLD.  

 

YES, THERE IS AMPLE PARKING OUTSIDE OF THE FLORIDA HOTEL AND IT IS FREE.

WE TAKE YOUR CONCERNS FOR SAFETY VERY SERIOUSLY.  FOR ANYONE STAYING IN ANY OF THE HOTELS WITHIN A 5-MILE RADIUS OF THE FLORIDA HOTEL, WE WILL OFFER A SHUTTLE SERVICE FROM 6:00 PM – 2:00 AM DURING THE CON.  WE WILL ALSO HAVE THE ORANGE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT PATROLLING THE HOTEL’S PARKING LOT IN THE EVENINGS TO ENSURE THAT PEOPLE AND THEIR AUTOMOBILES ARE SAFE.  

YES, BUT YOU MAY NOT CLAIM A TABLE IN THE GAMING AREA AS YOUR OWN OR POST ANY SIGNAGE ABOUT YOUR GAME.  

 

AS OF THE POSTING OF THIS FAQ, THE LIBRARY CONTAINS 1,314 TITLES, AND BY DICE TOWER EAST, THAT NUMBER WILL GROW AS TOM CURATES IT.  TO FIND OUT IF YOUR FAVORITE GAMES ARE IN THE LIBRARY, CLICK HERE

YES, YOU CAN BRING GAMES WITH YOU, BUT WITH THE DICE TOWER’S EXTENSIVE LIBRARY, WE WILL HAVE A WIDE VARIETY OF GAMES FOR YOU TO CHOOSE FROM AT THE CON.

ONCE THE CONVENTION OFFICIALLY OPENS ON JULY 1ST, GAME ROOMS WILL BE OPEN 24 HOURS UNTIL THE CONVENTION CLOSES ON JULY 5TH. 

YES, AND WE ARE PLANNING FOR IT TO BE THE BIGGEST ONE YET.  WE WON’T KNOW WHAT GAMES WILL BE FEATURED UNTIL CLOSER TO THE CON.

YES, ALL ATTENDEES WILL RECEIVE A SWAG BAG.

OUR SPONSOR IS PORTAL GAMES. 

IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER, ARCANE WONDERS, COOLSTUFFINC., CZECH GAMES EDITION, DEVIRGAMES, GREENBRIER GAMES, GREY FOX GAMES, INDIE BOARDS & CARDS, KOLOSSAL GAMES, LUMA BOARDGAME EDITION, NORSE FOUNDRY, PANDASAURUS GAMES, AND STRONGHOLD GAMES.

EXHIBITOR HOURS WILL BE ANNOUNCED AT A LATER DATE.

YES, WE WILL HAVE A BOOTH IN THE EXHIBITOR HALL OFFERING DICE TOWER MERCHANDISE FOR SALE.