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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science fiction

CoKoCon 2018

Aug 31st-Sep 3rd 2018

Phoenix, AZ 85051

CoKoCon is a traditional sf/f con in Phoenix, AZ which will be held over the Labor Day weekend in 2018. The name reflects that it’s the CopperCon and ConKopelli Convention, sponsored by both CASFS and WesternSFA.

art, board game, card game, collectibles, cosplay, costume, craft, fan, fantasy, filk, film, literary, media, music, pop culture, roleplaying game, science, science fiction, steampunk, writing, zine

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Conventions with Science Fiction programming

comics

Random Fandom Con

Sep 21st-23rd 2018

Big Rapids, MI 49307

roleplaying game

CarnageCon 21

Nov 2nd-4th 2018

Killington, VT 05751

Every year in November, Carnage hosts a weekend of tabletop gaming at the Killington Grand Resort in Killington, VT. Three days are dedicated to playing the best and newest in games, including board games, card games, miniatures, and role-playing games.

board game, card game, fantasy, geek, historical, horror, larp, miniatures, retrofuturism, roleplaying game, science fiction, space, steampunk

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horror

New York City’s Horror-Fi Expo 2

Nov 3rd-4th 2018

New York, NY 10016

New York City’s Premier Horror, Sci-Fi and Fantasy Conventions.. Vendors, Celebrities, Artists, Toys, Memorabilia, Autographs, Statues, Props, Miniatures, Masks, comics, and More..

animation, anime, apocalypse, art, board game, card game, celebrity, collectibles, comics, cosplay, costume, craft, doctor who, fairy, fan, fan fiction, fantasy, film, furry, geek, ghosts, goth, halloween, harry potter, haunt, horror, kaiju, manga, media, miniatures, mystery, paranormal, pop culture, power rangers, robot, roleplaying game, science fiction, space, star trek, star wars, stargate, twilight, ufo, vampire, video game, weird, zombie

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steampunk

Wild Wild West Con

Mar 8th-10th 2019

Tucson, AZ 85735

America’s first and only Steampunk convention and festival that takes place in a western-themed town and amusement park. WWWC is the largest Western-style Steampunk Convention in the United States! Our event takes place within Old Tucson, the famous movie studio and amusement park built in 1939 and featured in over 300 movies and TV shows. For this weekend only, Old Tucson is transformed into America’s only Western-style Steampunk Theme Park! Concerts, street performers, special events, panels, workshops, rides, games, and much more are here for your enjoyment!

art, card game, collectibles, cosplay, costume, dance, geek, ghosts, goth, historical, horror, larp, monster, music, mystery, paranormal, pirate, renaissance, robot, roleplaying game, romance, science fiction, space western, steampunk, tea party, technology, twitter, vampire, victoriana, weird, westerns, zombie

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