Convention Calendar

ConStellation 10


Guests: Julie Czerneda, Zach Woolsey, Lathan Murell.
When: Fri April 26 14:00 - Sun April 28 17:00

Corflu 36


Home of the Fan Activity Achievement Awards.

Fanzines, traditional fandom and fan history.
When: Thu May 2 14:00 - Sun May 5 17:00

MarCon 2019


Guests: Charles Gannon, John Picacio, The Hopeful Romantics, Bob & Connie Trembley, Rebecca Moesta, more to come.
When: Fri May 10 14:00 - Sun May 12 17:00

BaltiCon 53


Guests: Elizabeth Bear, Scott Lynch.
When: Fri May 24 14:00 - Mon May 27 17:00

Media West Con 39


Sponsored by T'Kuhtian Press.
When: Fri May 24 14:00 - Mon May 27 17:00

Utah for 2019 NASFiC


Utah won the bid for the 2019 NASFiC.

Guests: Laurell K. Hamilton, David Weber, Dragon Dronet, Susan Chang, Bjo & John Trimble, Linda Deneroff, Vincent Villafranca.
When: Thu July 4 14:00 - Sun July 7 17:00

ConFluence 2019

Located near the confluence of Pittsburgh’s three rivers, Confluence is Pittsburgh’s longest-running literary conference with a strong focus on science fiction, fantasy and horror.

Award-winning authors, editors, artists and song-writers gather for three full days, holding panel discussions, concerts and talks that will broaden and deepen your appreciation of your favorite genres. Welcoming and personal, Confluence gives the attendees a unique opportunity to meet and chat with the writers and artists who create the SF/F/H culture today, and are shaping the movement of science fiction and fantasy in the future.

When you need to get up and explore, we also offer a wide variety of activities including musical filk concerts, an exciting dealers room, science programming, art shows, poetry readings, writing workshops, art demos, and Saturday night entertainment.



Confluence is a subsidiary of Parsec, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Donations made to Confluence or Parsec are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.

When: Fri July 26 12:00 - Sun July 28 17:00

Dublin 2019 (World Science Fiction Convention)


Guests: Jocelyn Bell Burnell, Ginjer Buchanan, Mary & Bill Burns, Steve Jackson, Ian McDonald.
When: Thu August 15 14:00 - Mon August 19 17:00

RustyCon 36


Guests: David Weber, Dutch Bihary, Michael Kenmir.
When: Fri September 6 14:00 - Sun September 8 17:00

Costume-Con Montréal


Costuming and cosplay competitions, panels and workshops, design competition, vendors, more!
When: Fri March 13 2020 14:00 - Mon March 16 17:00

Columbus NASFiC 2020


A bid to host the 14th North American Science Fiction Convention.
When: Thu August 20 2020 14:00 - Sun August 23 17:00

Dc in 2021


WorldCon bid.

Exact dates not yet available.
When: Tue August 31 2021 22:45 - 23:45

Costume Con 40


Exact dates not yet available.
When: Wed October 12 2022 22:45 - 23:45
Where: Baltimore/DC area, near BWI airport

WorldCon France


French WorldCon bid.
When: Wed August 2 2023 12:00 - Sun August 6 14:00
Where: Nice, France

First Dutch EuroCon


Dutch EuroCon bid.

Exact dates not yet available.
When: Sat October 12 2024 22:45 - 23:45