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    Jammin Yes50 USA Fan Convention 2018

    Please follow this Facebook page if you are on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/YES50USCONVENTION/
    Of course, Yes chose Philadelphia to hold their Fan Convention and it will be on Saturday, July 21. Details are still being worked out but Yes are playing two nights at the Fillmore in Philadelphia. Tickets on sale this week.

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    Re: Yes50 USA Fan Convention 2018

    Quote Originally Posted by Closetotheedge1972 View Post
    Please follow this Facebook page if you are on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/YES50USCONVENTION/
    Of course, Yes chose Philadelphia to hold their Fan Convention and it will be on Saturday, July 21. Details are still being worked out but Yes are playing two nights at the Fillmore in Philadelphia. Tickets on sale this week.
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    Re: Yes50 USA Fan Convention 2018

    Who is running the convention? I may want to get your some YESFANS shirts or something from the Yesfans Shoppe to give away if you are doing any type of thing like that???
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    Re: Yes50 USA Fan Convention 2018

    Tim, nothing is yet official on the fan fest. But like the one in England, if it goes it will be an official one with the full cooperation of the band. But details are being worked out. It would be charitable too like the one in England was. Here's hoping. I'm so glad they picked Philadelphia once again! Ed Sciaky would be in his glory!!

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    Re: Yes50 USA Fan Convention 2018

    I would love to attend this! I joined the FB page, but I certainly would love to have a Yesfans meetup there too.
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    Re: Yes50 USA Fan Convention 2018

    Quote Originally Posted by 1yesfan View Post
    Who is running the convention? I may want to get your some YESFANS shirts or something from the Yesfans Shoppe to give away if you are doing any type of thing like that???
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    Re: Yes50 USA Fan Convention 2018

    Wow, that would be cool. I hope I can make it if it happens. Philadelphia seems like the best place to have a convention for this band. I actually attended a yes convention in NJ back in the eighties.

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    Re: Yes50 USA Fan Convention 2018

    Quote Originally Posted by Soundchaser_413 View Post
    Philadelphia seems like the best place to have a convention for this band..
    Wakeman was and still is a huge fan of the king sized Philadelphia cheese steak... loved them on the tormato tour big time.





    and is a fan of there cream cheese......



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    Re: Yes50 USA Fan Convention 2018

    Full details to be released next Thursday (May 3) - stay tuned...
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    Re: Yes50 USA Fan Convention 2018

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    Re: Yes50 USA Fan Convention 2018

    It took a few tries. but I got through eventually. If you experience difficulty in getting a ticket for the FanFest, keep trying and use a new browser if necessary - I got all the way to the final step, and then it decided not to work. Switching browsers fixed the snafu.

    Live Nation link:

    http://concerts.livenation.com/event/020054A101CD1B83
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    Re: Yes50 USA Fan Convention 2018

    I wish they could bring the inflatables from the 35th anniversary tour so we can all bounce on them.

    But seriously, I expected to totally miss this tour since I am based in Arkansas. Now I am definitely going to the fan convention and the show for my birthday present!
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    Re: Yes50 USA Fan Convention 2018

    Quote Originally Posted by OB1kenOB View Post
    I wish they could bring the inflatables from the 35th anniversary tour so we can all bounce on them.

    But seriously, I expected to totally miss this tour since I am based in Arkansas. Now I am definitely going to the fan convention and the show for my birthday present!
    Excellent choice! It's going to be fun!

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    Re: Yes50 USA Fan Convention 2018

    I bought my FanFest tix for $64.00 each. Someone said they paid $98 for one. Don't do that. It shouldn't be more than about $64 with the fees.

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    Re: Yes50 USA Fan Convention 2018

    Quote Originally Posted by Closetotheedge1972 View Post
    I bought my FanFest tix for $64.00 each. Someone said they paid $98 for one. Don't do that. It shouldn't be more than about $64 with the fees.
    Agreed.

    $64 is what I paid too. (How in the hell is someone being charged $98 already? Is it sold out already and that's the price on secondary sites?)
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    Re: Yes50 USA Fan Convention 2018

    Are there any photos or videos of the Philly convention?
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    Re: Yes50 USA Fan Convention 2018

    Quote Originally Posted by bdcs64 View Post
    Are there any photos or videos of the Philly convention?
    Start here, beginning with post #129 and beyond:

    http://www.yesfans.com/showthread.ph...and-7-21/page7
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