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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.


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July

East Coast Black Age of Comics Convention

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Jul 11, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Book Expo America

New York, NY, USA

Jul 22 - 26, 2020

Book trade fair. . .

BookCon

New York, NY, USA

Jul 25 - 26, 2020

Pop culture and book convention. . .

August

StarQuest

​Frederick, MD, USA

Aug 1 - 2, 2020

Science fiction and fantasy convention. . .

Bill Johnston's Pirate Days

Alexandria Bay, NY, USA

Aug 7 - 16, 2020

Pirate-themed entertainment. . .

Monster-Mania Con - Cherry Hill

Cherry Hill, NJ, USA

Aug 14 - 16, 2020

Horror film and memorabilia convention. . .

Gear

Canal Day Festival

Wharton, NJ, USA

Aug 15, 2020

An "old-time country fair" celebrating the Morris Canal. . .

Gear

Oddities & Curiosities Expo - Buffalo

Buffalo, NY, USA

Aug 15, 2020

An exposition of "all things weird. . ."

Liberty City Anime Con

New York, NY, USA

Aug 21 - 23, 2020

Anime convention. . .

Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival

West Newton, PA, USA

Aug 22 - Sep 27, 2020

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Keystone Comic Con

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Aug 28 - 30, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Maryland Renaissance Festival

Annapolis, MD, USA

Aug 29 - Oct 25, 2020

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

The Humans to Mars Summit

Washington, DC, USA

Aug 31 - Sep 1, 2020

Conference about human exploration of Mars. . .

April

The Great Philadelphia Comic Con

Oaks, PA, USA

Sep 4 - 6, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

September

Gear

Belvidere Victorian Days

Belvidere, NJ, USA

Sep 12 - 13, 2020

A celebration of Belvidere's Victorian-era heritage. . .

Comic Art Con - Fall

Hasbrouck Heights, NJ, USA

Sep 12, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Dark Side Of The Con

Parsippany, NJ, USA

Sep 18 - 20, 2020

"North America's Dark Alternative Convention. . ."

Flower City Comic Con

Rochester, NY, USA

Sep 19 - 20, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Four State Comic-Con

Hagerstown, MD, USA

Sep 19 - 20, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Lakewood Renaissance Faire

Lakewood, NJ, USA

Sep 19 - 20, 2020

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Niagara Celtic Heritage Festival

Lockport, NY, USA

Sep 19 - 20, 2020

Celtic-themed games and entertainment. . .

A Salute to Lucifer - Chicago

Schaumburg, IL, USA

Sep 19 - 20, 2020

A convention for fans of the "Lucifer" TV series. . .

New Jersey Horror Con and Film Festival

Atlantic City, NJ, USA

Sep 25 - 27, 2020

Horror convention. . .

Gear

Steampunk Riverboat Cruise

Williamsport, PA, USA

Sep 26, 2020

Steampunk-themed riverboat cruise. . .

Stranger Con - Edison NJ

Edison, NJ, USA

Sep 26 - 27, 2020

A convention for fans of "Stranger Things. . ."

October

The Vampire Diaries/The Originals Official Convention

Whippany, NJ, USA

Oct 2 - 4, 2020

Pop culture convention. . .

West Virginia Book Festival

Charleston, WV, USA

Oct 2 - 3, 2020

Literary festival. . .

New York Comic Con

New York, NY, USA

Oct 8 - 11, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Tsubasacon

Charleston, WV, USA

Oct 9 - 11, 2020

Anime, gaming and cosplay convention. . .

Gear

C.O.G.S. Expo Three

Iselin, NJ, USA

Oct 16 - 18, 2020

Steampunk convention. . .

A Salute to Lucifer - New Jersey

Whippany, NJ, USA

Oct 17 - 18, 2020

A convention for fans of the "Lucifer" TV series. . .

Baltimore Comic-Con

Baltimore, MD, USA

Oct 23 - 25, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

November

Anime NYC

New York, NY, USA

Nov 20 - 22, 2020

Anime convention. . .

Maker Faire Rochester

Rochester, NY, USA

Nov 21, 2020

DIY and invention showcase. . .

Gear

Oddities & Curiosities Expo - Richmond, VA

Richmond, VA, USA

Nov 21, 2020

An exposition of "all things weird. . ."

January

Wizard World Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Jan 15 - 17, 2021

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .