Here are a few of the choice cuts we have picked out from the schedule of Minecon 2015 at the Excel centre.

On Saturday, June 4

10.30am – Opening ceremony
If you’re heading there, you can’t miss this. An opportunity to see exclusive content, along with special guests showing you the best of what’s going on in the world of Minecraft.

Midday – Stampy and Friends
One of Minecraft’s top dogs, Stampy invites you to play some fun games with a group of panelists.

1.30pm – Costume competition
The moment many Minecraft players wait for all year. After months of creating their costumes, players get the chance to show off some of their amazing creations.

4.30pm – Minecraft: Story Mode
Arguably the centre piece event for any Minecraft devotee. Join developers from the Telltale and Mojang teams as they talk through some of the things you can expect from the upcoming “story mode” version.

Also online: More than 10,000 expected to attend Minecon 2015

On Sunday, June 5

10.30am – Minecraft Speedrun: Diversity 2
A chance to see some of the community’s fastest speedrunners on one of the game’s most downloaded challenge maps. It’s called Diversity 2.

2pm – Blockworks: Building for a living
Want to make money from Minecraft? Come hear Blockworks talk about how you too can make a living doing Minecraft builds.

3.30pm – Mining the code: One mod at a time
A talk on the future of modding in the Minecraft world and some tips on how to get the best from your mod.

5pm – Closing ceremony
Bringing the exhibition to an end with a spectacular bang.