Come to be entertained, informed, and inspired at MahjCon

the first conference for American mah jongg enthusiasts!

Please know that our thoughts are with those affected by COVID-19. Our first priority is the health and safety of staff, participants, and attendees.

We are closely monitoring guidelines from the CDC and will have a contingency plan for a virtual event if necessary.


MahjCon 2021 will be held at Marriott Lake Mary. It is a lovely venue just 35 minutes from the Orlando International Airport.

The cost of a room is not included in the ticket price. The group rate is $129 USD per night.

Beverages and box lunch are included in the ticket price.  Dinners not included.

  • Event Dates:
    • Jubilee (optional, 48 seats): Sunday, October 10, 2021 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    • Conference: Monday, October 11, 2021 8:30 AM – 10:00 PM
  • Group Rate Start Date: Thursday, October 7, 2021
  • Group Rate End Date: Tuesday, October 12, 2021
  • Last Day to Book: Thursday, September 16, 2021

Here is the Marriot Lake Mary group rate reservation link:

Refund Policy

Registrations canceled more than 60 days before the event are eligible for an 80% refund of the registration fees paid.

Registrations canceled less than 60 days, but more than 30 days before the event are eligible for a 50% refund of the registration fees paid.

Registrations canceled less than 30 days before the event are no longer eligible for a refund.

MahjCon tickets are non-transferrable.

Who we are

Debbie Barnett and Michele Frizzell, both prominent instructors and community leaders, have joined forces to host American mah jongg conferences where enthusiasts like you can come together to be entertained, informed, and inspired.

What we do

We host annual conferences where mah jongg enthusiasts gather to celebrate and develop their interests.  We also provide opportunities for exhibitors and sponsors to raise brand awareness and showcase mah jongg products and services.

Who we serve

Whether you are new to the game, have been playing for years, or have a desire to expand your interests, consider coming to our events. Our multi-track programs will consist of panel discussions, workshops, mini-tournaments, social games, and social mixers.

Behind us are memories, beside us are friends, before us are dreams.

Get Involved


We’re looking for volunteers to act as greeters, registration attendants, and session monitors. As a token of appreciation, volunteers will receive a free t-shirt and a discount on the ticket price. Download the volunteer application and follow the instructions provided.


We have space available for business owners to showcase mah jongg products and services.


We have packages available for business owners who want to raise brand awareness within the mah jongg community.