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Events - Mid-Atlantic

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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February

Farpoint

Hunt Valley, MD, USA

Feb 10 - 12, 2023

Multi-genre fan convention. . .

DualCon

Charleston, WV, USA

Feb 11, 2023

Pop culture convention. . .

Katsucon

National Harbor, MD, USA

Feb 17 - 19, 2023

Anime convention. . .

PrezCon

Charlottesville, VA, USA

Feb 20 - 26, 2023

Board game convention. . .

Happy Valley Comic & Collectible Convention

State College, PA, USA

Feb 25 - 26, 2023

Comics and collectibles. . .

Nerd Fest 2023

Swedesboro, NJ, USA

Feb 26, 2023

Comic book and pop culture expo. . .

March

Virginia Festival of the Book

Charlottesville, VA, USA

Mar 22 - 26, 2023

Literary festival. . .

GalaxyCon Richmond

Richmond, VA, USA

Mar 24 - 26, 2023

Pop culture convention. . .

Zenkaikon

Lancaster, PA, USA

Mar 24 - 26, 2023

Multi-genre fan convention. . .

AuthorCon 2

Williamsburg, VA, USA

Mar 31 - Apr 2, 2023

Literary convention featuring horror authors. . .

April

Gear

Tell-Tale Steampunk Festival

Hunt Valley, MD, USA

Apr 1 - 2, 2023

Steampunk convention. . .

Gear

Ocean City Renaissance

Ocean City, MD, USA

Apr 14 - 16, 2023

Nautically themed steampunk, pirate, and faerie convention. . .

Big Lick Comic Con NOVA

Chantilly, VA, USA

Apr 15 - 16, 2023

Pop culture convention. . .

New York International Antiquarian Book Fair

New York, NY, USA

Apr 27 - 30, 2023

Book sales. . .

Annapolis Book Festival

Annapolis, MD, USA

Apr 29, 2023

Literary festival. . .

Four State Comic-Con

Hagerstown, MD, USA

Apr 29 - 30, 2023

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Lucifer The TV Series Official Convention - New Jersey

Whippany, NJ, USA

Apr 29 - 30, 2023

Fan convention focusing on the TV series. . .

Gear

Rock N Roll Steampunk Fair

Washington, NJ, USA

Apr 29, 2023

Steampunk festival. . .

A Salute to Lucifer - New Jersey

Whippany, NJ, USA

Apr 29 - 30, 2023

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

May

Brick Fest Live Queens, NY

Queens, NY, USA

May 6 - 7, 2023

Lego fan convention. . .

Gaithersburg Book Festival

Gaithersburg, MD, USA

May 20, 2023

Literary festival. . .

Balticon

Baltimore, MD, USA

May 26 - 29, 2023

Science fiction convention. . .

Horror on Main

Hunt Valley, MD, USA

May 26 - 28, 2023

Horror convention. . .

Thy Geekdom Con

Oaks, PA, USA

May 26 - 28, 2023

Anime, gaming, and pop culture convention. . .

New Jersey Renaissance Faire

Bordentown, NJ, USA

May 27 - Jun 4, 2023

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

June

Fan Expo Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Jun 2 - 4, 2023

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Sci-Fi Valley Con

Altoona, PA, USA

Jun 9 - 11, 2023

Science fiction and pop culture convention. . .

Awesome Con D.C.

Washington, DC, USA

Jun 16 - 18, 2023

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Anthrocon

Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Jun 29 - Jul 2, 2023

Furry convention. . .

July

Eternal Con

Hempstead, NY, USA

Jul 8 - 9, 2023

Pop culture convention. . .

Otakon

Washington, DC, USA

Jul 28 - 30, 2023

Anime convention. . .

August

PulpFest

Mars, PA, USA

Aug 3 - 6, 2023

A convention for fans of pulp magazines and vintage popular fiction. . .

Momento Con

Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Aug 5 - 6, 2023

Pop culture convention. . .

Gear

Key City Steampunk Festival

Gettysburg, PA, USA

Aug 11 - 13, 2023

Steampunk convention. . .

Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire

Manheim, PA, USA

Aug 19 - Oct 29, 2023

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Maryland Renaissance Festival

Annapolis, MD, USA

Aug 26 - Oct 22, 2023

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

New York Renaissance Faire

Tuxedo Park, NY, USA

Aug 26 - Oct 8, 2023

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

September

Baltimore Comic-Con

Baltimore, MD, USA

Sep 8 - 10, 2023

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Miryokucon

Baltimore, MD, USA

Sep 29 - Oct 1, 2023

Anime, video gaming, and Japanese culture convention. . .

October

New York Comic Con

New York, NY, USA

Oct 12 - 15, 2023

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

November

Philcon

Cherry Hill, NJ, USA

Nov 17 - 19, 2023

Science-fiction convention. . .