(between Aug 18th-24th 2018)

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science fiction

Worldcon 76

Aug 16th-20th 2018

San Jose, CA 95113

Worldcon, aka the World Science Fiction Convention, is the annual international gathering of science fiction and fantasy fans, writers, artists, musicians and other creators. First held in New York City in 1939, Worldcon moves around the globe, held in a different city and organized by a different volunteer organization each year.

art, fantasy, filk, literary, science fiction, space, space western

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steampunk

Key City Steampunk Festival

Aug 17th-19th 2018

Frederick, MD 21703

Doc Stone and Tobias McCurry host, Dave Lee and Aela Badiana, Thomas Dean Willeford, Sara Neathery and James Neathery, Aleta Pardali, Brian Fadrosh, and the Lady Etoile. Breakout band “Mosquito Cabaret” opens for Headlining band “This Way To the Egress” performing in a Steampunk meets Dark Circus party Saturday evening the 18th. command performances by Honey Bee burlesque and “Wicked Hips Belly dance company” will make for an extravaganza never before seen in steampunk. Even more entertainment includes “Tea Dueling” (Doc is a great at this...not so much), the 3rd annual “Steampunk RC Death Match” and the new “Steampunk RC Drag Race”. This will be an immersive and theatrical weekend in which you will be a vital part as you bring your special magic to join ours. We are also looking for volunteers to help run this ever growing event, contact Doc Stone for more info. All we need is you!

apocalypse, art, burlesque, costume, doctor who, fan fiction, fantasy, goth, harry potter, historical, larp, retrofuturism, science fiction, steampunk, tea party, technology, vampire, westerns

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film

San Diego International Kids Film Festival

Aug 24th-26th 2018

Carlsbad, CA 92011

San Diego International Kids Film Festival will screening films from world, Complete with fabulous red carpet, massive media coverage, unforgettable fashion presentation, extensive networking, special speakers and celebrity guests - all at August 24-26, 2018! Mark your calendar - you don’t want to miss it!

animation, celebrity, costume, film, music

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