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This section includes events in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

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

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April

Anime Boston

Boston, MA, USA

April 19 - 21, 2019

Anime convention. . .

AvonCon

Avon, CT, USA

Apr 27, 2019

Themed pop culture event. . .

Boston Kids Comics Fest

Jamaica Plain, MA, USA

Apr 27, 2019

Comic book convention. . .

May

Gear

Music and Maritime Mystery at the Mansion

Manchester, CT, USA

May 11, 2019

Maritime-themed steampunk event. . .

New Hampshire Renaissance Faire

Fremont, NH, USA

May 11 - 19, 2019

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Gear

Watch City Steampunk Festival

Waltham, MA, USA

May 11, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

Brimfield Antique and Collectibles Show

Brimfield, MA, USA

May 14 - 19, 2019

Antique show. . .

Kids Con New England

Nashua, NH, USA

May 19, 2019

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

June

The Maine Comics Arts Festival

Portland, ME, USA

Jun 1, 2019

Comic arts exhibits and panel discussions. . .

New Haven Comic and Collectible Spectacular

New Haven, CT, USA

Jun 2, 2019

Comic books, toys and collectibles expo. . .

Mutton and Mead Medieval Festival

Montague, MA, USA

Jun 15 - 16, 2019

Medieval-themed entertainment. . .

Midsummer Fantasy Renaissance Faire

Ansonia, CT, USA

June 22 - July 7, 2019

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Vermont Renaissance Faire

Stowe, VT, USA

Jun 22 - 23, 2019

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

PortConMaine

Portland, ME, USA

June 27 - 30, 2019

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

July

Brimfield Antique and Collectibles Show

Brimfield, MA, USA

July 9 - 14, 2019

Antique show. . .

ConnectiCon

Hartford, CT, USA

July 11 - 14, 2019

Multi-genre pop culture convention. . .

Readercon

Quincy, MA, USA

Jul 11 - 14, 2019

Science fiction/fantasy convention. . .

Gear

2nd Annual Steampunk Fair

Dexter, ME, USA

Jul 12 - 14, 2019

Steampunk costume ball and fair. . .

Plastic City Comic Con

Fitchburg, MA, USA

Jul 13, 2019

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Gear

Steampunking in the Park

Manchester, CT, USA

Jul 20, 2019

A steampunk photoshoot. . .

August

TERRIFICon

Uncasville, CT, USA

Aug 9 - 11, 2019

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Gear

Southern Maine Steampunk Fair

Kennebunk, ME, USA

Aug 10, 2019

Steampunk festivities. . .

Fan Expo Boston

Boston, MA, USA

Aug 16 - 18, 2019

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Gear

Munster’s Cheese Ball

Rockville, CT, USA

Aug 17, 2019

An early Halloween celebration. . .

Gear

Railway to the Moon Steampunk Fest

Mount Washington, NH, USA

Aug 17 - 18, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

Gear

NecronomiCon PVD

Providence, RI, USA

Aug 22 - 25, 2019

NecronomiCon Providence explores the life and works of H. P. Lovecraft and other creators of weird fiction. . .

Connecticut Renaissance Faire

Lebanon, CT, USA

Aug 31 - Oct 14, 2019

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

King Richard's Faire

Carver, MA, USA

Aug 31 - Oct 20, 2019

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

September

Brimfield Antique and Collectibles Show

Brimfield, MA, USA

September 3 - 8, 2019

Antique show. . .

Gear

Steam Rollin' III

Manchester, CT, USA

Sep 5, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

Cirque du Geek

Waterville, ME, USA

Sep 13 - 15, 2019

Geek culture convention. . .

Granite State Comicon

Manchester, NH, USA

Sep 14 - 15, 2019

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

CampAnime

Woodstock Valley, CT, USA

Sep 20 - 22, 2019

"A summer-camp and anime convention hybrid. . ."

Gear

The Compass Rose Steampunk Festival

Woodstock, CT, USA

Sep 21, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

LadiesCon

Somerville, MA, USA

Sep 21, 2019

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Gear

Springfield Steampunk Festival

Springfield, VT, USA

Sep 21 - 22, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

Another Anime Con 2019

Chelmsford, MA, USA

Sep 27 - 29, 2019

Anime convention. . .

October

Gear

Machen Bachen: A Steampunk Festival

Kingston, NH, USA

Oct 12, 2019

Steampunk festivities hosted by Citizens of Antiford. . .

Brattleboro Literary Festival

Brattleboro, VT, USA

Oct 17 - 20, 2019

Literary festival. . .

Massachusetts Independent Comics Expo (MICE)

Cambridge, MA, USA

Oct 19 - 20, 2019

Free comic book convention. . .

November

Animaine

South Portland, ME, USA

Nov 8 - 10, 2019

An "industry-oriented anime and gaming convention. . ."

Gear

Book Fiend Readers Fest

Norwich, CT, USA

Nov 9, 2019

A celebration of sci-fi, fantasy and steampunk writers. . .

December

Gear

What the Dickens Christmas Gala

Torrington, CT, USA

Dec 14, 2019

A ticketed holiday event with musical entertainment. . .