Convention Calendar

TCEP 26


Barking Mad Productions gaming convention.
When: Fri August 30 12:15 - Mon September 2 17:15
Where: Hampton Inn & suites, Washington-Dulles Airport

RustyCon 36


Dealer's room, gaming, cosplay contest, panels, dances, crafts, art show, much more.

Guests: David Weber, Dutch Bihary, Michael Kenmir.
When: Fri September 6 16:30 - Sun September 8 17:30
Where: Bellevue Hilton

MId-Atlantic Nostalgia Convention


Panels, cosplay, vendors, charity auction, many guests.
When: Thu September 12 12:30 - Sat September 14 17:30
Where: Hunt Valley Delta Marriott, Hunt Valley, MD.

AlbaCon 2019


The NY capital area's literary science fiction convention. Authors, artists, vendors, cosplay, gaming, much more.

Guest: Bruce Coville.
When: Fri September 13 12:30 - Sun September 15 17:30
Where: Ramada Plaza, Albany, NY

Furvana


A brand new ocean-side adventure!
When: Fri September 27 12:00 - Sun September 29 16:45
Where: Ocean Shores, WA

Browncoat Ball Las Vegas


_Firefly_ and _Serenity_ convention.
When: Fri September 27 12:45 - Sun September 29 17:45
Where: Las Vegas, NV.

GaylaxiCon 2019


Guests: Gregory Maguire, Yoon Ha Lee, Michael Dahl, Matt Baume, Samantha Rei.
When: Fri October 18 12:45 - Sun October 20 17:45
Where: Doubletree Minneapolis Park Place, Minneapolis, MN.

CapClave 2019


Annual literary science fiction and fantasy convention.

Guests: Martha Wells, Robert J. Sawyer.
When: Fri October 18 12:45 - Sun October 20 17:45
Where: Hilton Washington DC, Rockville

CapClave 2019


Annual literary science fiction and fantasy convention.

Guests: Martha Wells, Robert J. Sawyer.
When: Fri October 18 12:45 - Sun October 20 17:45
Where: Hilton Washington DC, Rockville

2019 World Fantasy Convention


Art show, dealer's room, panels.

Guests: Margo Lanagan, Tad Williams, Beth Meacham, Reiko Murakami, Sheree Renee Thomas, Robert Silverberg.
When: Thu October 31 12:45 - Sun November 3 17:45

Geek Gala 2019


Geeky Tiki Slumber Partu-O-Rama.

Guests: Mikey Mason, Valentine Wolfe, Tally Johnson, Metricula, Rich Sigfrit.
When: Fri November 1 12:00 - Sat November 2 18:00
Where: Noah\'s Event Venue, Charlotte, NC.

TusCon 46


Fantasy, Science Fiction and Horror convention.

Guests: Jonathan Maberry, Chaz Kemp.
When: Fri November 8 12:00 - Sun November 10 17:00
Where: Sheraton Tucson Hotel and Suites, Tucson, AZ.

OryCon 41


Oregon's largest F/SF convention.

Guests: Rob Carlos, Susan Chang, CJ Cherryh, Fonda Lee, Mika McKinnon, Cecilia Eng.
When: Fri November 8 12:45 - Sat November 9 17:45
Where: Red Lion Hotel - Jantzen Beach, Portland, Oregon

Northeast Com!cCon


Comics, toys, collectibles, celebrities, autographs, cosplay, much more.
When: Fri November 29 12:00 - Sun December 1 18:00
Where: Boxboro Regency Hotel, Boxboro MA

DeConPression


Ohio's only weekend-long "Adults Only" relaxacon. There will be parties, panels, flood, drinks, games, movies, contests, vendors and much more.
When: Fri January 17 2020 12:00 - Sun January 19 16:00
Where: Columbus, Ohio

Boskone 57


New England's longest running F/SF convention.

Panels, gaming, programming, art show, dealers' room, con suite, much more.
When: Fri February 14 2020 12:15 - Sun February 16 18:15
Where: Boston, MA

FarPoint


Movie and TV panels, authors, comics, science panels, costuming, charity auction, parties, much more.
When: Fri February 21 2020 12:15 - Sun February 23 18:15
Where: Delta Hotel, Hunt Valley, MD

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

FantaSci


The tradition lives!

Guests: Larry Correia, Dr. Charles Gannon, Dave "D. J." Butler, Doug Dandridge. Musical Guest of Honor: Misbehavin' Maidens.
When: Fri March 20 2020 12:00 - Sun March 22 16:45
Where: Double Tree RDU, Durham, NC

HelioSphere


Sci-Fi and Fantasy with an edge.

Guests: Claudia Christian, Morgan Grant Buchanan, Peter David, Kathleen O'Shea David.
When: Fri April 3 2020 12:30 - Sun April 5 18:30
Where: DoubleTree Tarrytown, NY

BaltiCon


The Maryland regional science fiction convention.

Guests: Wen Spencer, Lee Moyer, Cheshire Moon, R. F. Kuang.
When: Fri May 22 2020 12:30 - Mon May 25 18:30
Where: Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel, MD

ConNZealand


78th World Science Fiction Convention.

Guests: Mercedes Lackey, Larry Dixon, Greg Broadmore, Rose Mitchell, George R. R. Martin.
When: Wed July 29 2020 12:30 - Sun August 2 18:30
Where: Wellington, New Zealand

Columbus NASFiC


The 2020 North American Science Fiction Convention will be held in Columbus, Ohio.

This is the convention held in North America when the World Science Fiction Convention it held outside the continent.
When: Thu August 20 2020 12:00 - Sun August 23 15:45
Where: Hyatt Regency Hotel and Convention Center, Columbus, Ohio

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

Dutch EuroCon


Dates approximate.

Bid for Rotterdam in August of 2024.
When: Thu August 1 2024 12:45 - Tue August 6 18:45
Where: Rotterdam, Netherlands

First Dutch EuroCon


Dutch EuroCon bid.

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