Mid-Atlantic States
Events

This section includes events in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia and the District of Columbia.

The City Guides include listings of events in major metro areas.

For events in other regions, see these pages: Midwest, Mountain, New England, Pacific, South Central, Southeast.

See also the complete event listing or "Steamiest" event listing.

July

Sterling Renaissance Festival

Sterling, NY, USA

July 7 - August 19, 2018

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Gear

Steampunk Honesdale

Honesdale, PA, USA

July 20 - 22, 2018

Steampunk festival near Scranton, PA. . .

Harlem Book Fair

New York, NY, USA

July 21, 2018

Literary festival. . .

Wild Renn Fest

East Aurora, NY, USA

July 21 - 22, 2018

Renaissance festival. . .

Blerdcon

Arlington, VA, USA

July 27 - 29, 2018

A celebration of Black Nerd culture. . .

Brony Con

Baltimore, MD, USA

July 27 - 29, 2018

Pop culture convention. . .

Confluence

Coraopolis, PA, USA

July 27 - 29, 2018

Science fiction/fantasy convention. . .

August

New York Renaissance Faire

Tuxedo Park, NY, USA

August 4 - September 30, 2018

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire

Manheim, PA, USA

August 4 - October 28, 2018

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Palmyra Pirate Weekend

Palmyra, NY, USA

August 10 - 11, 2018

Pirate-themed entertainment. . .

Pirates and Wenches Fantasy Weekend

Rock Hall, MD, USA

August 10 - 12, 2018

Pirate-themed entertainment. . .

Summer Steam Show

Brownsville, PA, USA

August 10 - 12, 2018

Steam-powered equipment demos. . .

Gear

Key City Steampunk Festival

Frederick, MD, USA

August 17 - 19, 2018

Steampunk gathering. . .

Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival

West Newton, PA, USA

August 18 - September 23, 2018

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Maryland Renaissance Festival

Annapolis, MD, USA

August 25 - October 21, 2018

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

September

Comic Art Con

Hasbrouck Heights, NJ, USA

September 8, 2018

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

The Rosemary House Fairy Festival

Mechanicsburg, PA, USA

September 8 - 9, 2018

Fantasy-themed music, dancing, crafts and more. . .

Albacon

Albany, NY, USA

September 14 - 16, 2018

Science fiction/fantasy convention. . .

Gear

Enchanted City

Troy, NY, USA

September 15, 2018

Free, steampunk-themed urban street fair. . .

Lakewood Renaissance Faire

Lakewood, NJ, USA

September 15 - 16, 2018

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Niagara Celtic Heritage Festival & Highland Games

Olcott, NY, USA

September 15 - 16, 2018

Scottish-themed games and entertainment. . .

Village Renaissance Faire

Newtown, PA, USA

September 15 - 16, 2018

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Baltimore Comic-Con

Baltimore, MD, USA

September 28 - 30, 2018

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Capclave

Rockville, MD, USA

September 28 - 30, 2018

Science fiction convention. . .

Gear

Flights of Fancy

Red Hook, NY, USA

September 29, 2018

Steampunk event at the Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome in New York's Hudson Valley. . .

October

Barn Star's Antiques at Rhinebeck

Rhinebeck, NY, USA

October 6 - 7, 2018

Antique show. . .

Shenandoah Antiques Expo

Fishersville, VA, USA

October 12 - 14, 2018

Antique show. . .

Gloucester Renaissance Festival

Gloucester, VA, USA

October 20 - 21, 2018

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

November

FaerieCon

Hunt Valley, MD, USA

November 9 - 11, 2018

Faerie convention. . .

Anime NYC

New York, NY, USA

November 16 - 18, 2018

Anime convention. . .

The 2nd Annual Freaky Mutant Weirdo Variety Show

Dunellen, NJ, USA

November 24, 2018

Geeky entertainment for a cause. . .