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.

May

Virginia Renaissance Faire

Spotsylvania, VA, USA

May 12 - June 10, 2018

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

New Jersey Renaissance Faire

Bordentown, NJ, USA

May 19 - June 3, 2018

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Balticon 52

Baltimore, MD, USA

May 25 - 28, 2018

Science fiction convention. . .

Escape Velocity

National Harbor, MD, USA

May 25 - 27, 2018

Science fiction/fantasy convention. . .

Gear

Vandalia-Con

Parkersburg, WV, USA

May 25 - 26, 2018

A Steampunk/Science-Fiction con that raises funds for cancer screening and treatment services. . .

Barn Star's Antiques at Rhinebeck

Rhinebeck, NY, USA

May 26 - 27, 2018

Antique show. . .

Roanoke Valley Comicon

Roanoke, VA, USA

May 26, 2018

Comic book and pop culture expo. . .

Garden State Comic Fest - Great Adventure Edition

Jackson, NJ, USA

May 27, 2018

"Mini-comic fest" at Six Flags Great Adventure

Book Expo America

New York, NY, USA

May 30 - June 1, 2018

Book trade fair. . .

June

Amazicon

Wilmington, DE, USA

June 1 - 3, 2018

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Country Living Fair: Rhinebeck

Rhinebeck, NY, USA

June 1 - 3, 2018

Art and antiques fair. . .

Blackbeard Pirate Festival

Hampton, VA, USA

June 2, 2018

Pirate-themed entertainment. . .

BookCon

New York, NY, USA

June 2 - 3, 2018

Pop culture and book convention. . .

Five Points Festival

Brooklyn, NY, USA

June 2 - 3, 2018

A "celebration of art and its creators". . .

Harrisburg Comic-Con

Harrisburg, PA, USA

June 2 - 3, 2018

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

AnimeNEXT

Atlantic City, NJ, USA

June 8 - 10, 2018

Anime convention. . .

Maryland Faerie Festival

Darlington, MD, USA

June 8 - 10, 2018

Fantasy-themed entertainment. . .

Sci-Fi Valley Con

Altoona, PA, USA

June 8 - 10, 2018

Science fiction and pop culture convention. . .

Flower City Comic Con

Rochester, NY, USA

June 9 - 10, 2018

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

LaffCon 3

Lawrenceville, NJ, USA

June 9, 2018

Science fiction convention. . .

New Jersey Comic Expo

Edison, NJ, USA

June 9 - 10, 2018

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Queens Book Festival

Long Island City, NY, USA

June 9 - 10, 2018

Literary festival. . .

Gear

Steampunk Garden Party

Waynesburg, PA, USA

June 9, 2018

Steampunk gathering. . .

Anime Mid-Atlantic

Norfolk, VA, USA

June 15 - 17, 2018

Anime convention. . .

Borough Con

Brooklyn, NY, USA

June 15 - 17, 2018

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Columbia Comic Con

West Friendship, MD, USA

June 16, 2018

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Undiscovered Realm Comic-Con

White Plains, NY, USA

June 16 - 17, 2018

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Celtic Fling & Highland Games

Manheim, PA, USA

June 22 - 24, 2018

Scottish-themed games and entertainment. . .

NY Faerie Festival

Harpursville, NY, USA

June 29 - July 1, 2018

Fantasy-themed entertainment. . .

July

Fan World - New York

Niagara Falls, NY, USA

July 6 - 8, 2018

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Garden State Comic Fest - Morristown

Morristown, NJ, USA

July 7 - 8, 2018

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Sterling Renaissance Festival

Sterling, NY, USA

July 7 - August 19, 2018

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts

University Park, PA, USA

July 12 - 15, 2018

Art show. . .

Vintage Market Days of Tri-State Pittsburgh

Monroeville, PA, USA

July 13 - 15, 2018

Vintage and craft market. . .

Dundee Scottish Festival

Dundee, NY, USA

July 14, 2018

Scottish-themed music, dance, games and crafts. . .

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. . .

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. . .