Source: The Times-Picayune

Chris Waddington of The Times-Picayune in New Orleans, LA, reports that WrestleMania 30 has been confirmed to take place on April 6, 2014 at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, LA.

"We are proud to have played host to some of the greatest sports and entertainment events in the world over the past two years, and hosting WrestleMania is a great way to continue this unprecedented streak," said New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu. "We look forward to hosting WWE and its global fan base as they celebrate this historic milestone at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome." will officially make the announcement at a press conference this afternoon that will be streamed live at noon ET. Vince McMahon, Triple H, Stephanie McMahon, The Rock and John Cena will be present at the presser. We will present the stream on our homepage before the press conference starts, or you can watch it above.

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