conventions within 120 miles of Alexandria, VA 22311

Fall for the Book [tweet this] Fall for the Book website FallfortheBook on Twitter Fall for the Book Facebook

Sep 11th-18th 2014 • George Mason University, Fairfax, VA 22030 • MILES: 11.37 / KM: 18.3

academic, literary, writing,

What began as a two-day literary event in 1999, organized by George Mason University and the City of Fairfax, has expanded into a week-long, multiple-venue, regional festival that brings together people of all ages and interests, thanks to growing community interest and generous supporting partners.

Richmond Comic-Con [tweet this] Richmond Comic-Con website wizardworld on Twitter Richmond Comic-Con MySpace Richmond Comic-Con Facebook

Sep 12th-14th 2014 • Greater Richmond Convention Center, Richmond, VA 23219 • MILES: 90.9 / KM: 146.29

art, celebrity, collectibles, comics, cosplay, horror, media, roleplaying game, science fiction, video game,

Join tens of thousands of fellow fans as they converge to celebrate the best in pop culture. Richmond Comic-Con brings it all - Movies, Comics, Toys, Video Gaming, Games, TV, Anime, Manga, Horror, Wrestling, MMA, Original Art, Collectibles & More!

SPX [tweet this] SPX website spxcomics on Twitter SPX Facebook

Sep 13th-14th 2014 • Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center, Rockville, MD 20852 • MILES: 14.57 / KM: 23.45

animation, comics, manga, zine,

North America’s Premiere Independent Cartooning and Comic Arts Festival, SPX will bring together over 400 artists and publishers to meet their readers, booksellers, distributors, and each other. It marks the thirteenth annual presentation of The Ignatz Awards for outstanding achievement in comics and cartooning.

Mid-Atlantic Nostalgia Convention [tweet this] Mid-Atlantic Nostalgia Convention website mancnostalgia on Twitter Mid-Atlantic Nostalgia Convention Facebook

Sep 18th-20th 2014 • Hunt Valley Wyndham, Hunt Valley, MD 21031 • MILES: 51.67 / KM: 83.15

celebrity, collectibles, media,

The Mid-Atlantic Nostalgia Convention is a three-day festival held inside the Hunt Valley Wyndham. Here, you can watch dozens of screenings of vintage movies, world premiere documentaries, Hollywood celebrities posing for photos and signing autographs for fans, slide show seminars from authors and historians, over 200 vendor tables with retro merchandise, antiques and collectibles and... well, it is a lot of fun.

Monster-Mania Con [tweet this] Monster-Mania Con website monstermaniacon on Twitter Monster-Mania Con MySpace Monster-Mania Con Facebook

Oct 3rd-5th 2014 • Baltimore Marriott Hunt Valley, Hunt Valley, MD 21031 • MILES: 51.67 / KM: 83.15

art, celebrity, collectibles, craft, film, horror, miniatures, monster,

MONSTER-MANIA CON provides horror film fans the best opportunity to meet the biggest names in all of horror history. MONSTER-MANIA CON offers fans the chance to get autographs, participate in Q&A sessions with the stars, shop our large dealers area and watch films til 2AM.

(Re)Generation Who [tweet this] (Re)Generation Who website ReGenerationWho on Twitter (Re)Generation Who Facebook

Mar 27th-29th 2015 • Hunt Valley Inn, Hunt Valley, MD 21031 • MILES: 51.67 / KM: 83.15

celebrity, comics, cosplay, costume, doctor who, geek, science fiction, space,

(Re)Generation Who:The Doctor Who Celebration for Every Generation is the Mid-Atlantic’s 3 day festival of Doctor Who fandom. Many celebrity guests will be announced. Already confirmed is Colin Baker, the 6th Doctor. The programming will feature: - Autograph and photoshoot opportunities - Deep discussion of both the new and old TV shows, books, audio dramas - Viewings of both common and rare Doctor Who videos - Scavenger hunts - Cosplay contests judged by the actors - An extensive vendor’s room, artists, giveaways, and plenty of surprises TBA.


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