July 27 - 29, 2018
Hyatt Regency Crystal City, 2799 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, VA 22202

The organizers describe Blerdcon as "an event that highlights and celebrates Blerd [Black Nerd] culture and creates a marketplace of ideas where sharing that culture can take place with proper context, attribution and positivity in an inclusive environment. . . Blerdcon celebrates our connection with LGBTQ, the disabled, POCs and the international community."

Activities include panels, workshops, cosplay, celebrity guests, gaming tournaments and anime screenings.