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Events - New England

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.

For events in other regions, see these pages: Mid-Atlantic, Midwest, Mountain, Pacific, South Central, Southeast.

Or you can see the complete event listing or "Steamiest" event listing.

Click or tap on the name of the event to see details, including a description and the venue’s location.


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September

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Connecticut Renaissance Faire

Lebanon, CT, USA

Sep 3 - Oct 16, 2022

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

King Richard's Faire

Carver, MA, USA

Sep 3 - Oct 23, 2022

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

New England Super Megafest Comic Con

Westford, MA, USA

Sep 30 - Oct 2, 2022

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Super Megafest Comic-Con

Westford, MA, USA

Sep 30 - Oct 2, 2022

Pop culture convention. . .

October

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Phantom Night at the Opera

Bristol, CT, USA

Oct 8, 2022

An afternoon at a horror movie museum. . .

Brattleboro Literary Festival

Brattleboro, VT, USA

Oct 13 - 16, 2022

Literary festival. . .

Another Anime Con

Westford, MA, USA

Oct 14 - 16, 2022

Anime convention. . .

Another Anime Convention

Westford, MA, USA

Oct 14 - 16, 2022

Anime convention. . .

Kids Con New England - Maine

Portland, ME, USA

Oct 15, 2022

Pop culture event for kids. . .

Brick Fest Live Marlborough, MA

Marlborough, MA, USA

Oct 22 - 23, 2022

Lego fan convention. . .

Massachusetts Independent Comics Expo (MICE)

Boston, MA, USA

Oct 22 - 23, 2022

Free comic book convention. . .

Furpocalypse

Stamford, CT, USA

Oct 27 - 30, 2022

Furry convention. . .

Boston Book Festival

Boston, MA, USA

Oct 29, 2022

Literary festival. . .

November

Rhode Island Comic Con

Providence, RI, USA

Nov 4 - 6, 2022

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

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Steam Towards the Holidays IV

Essex, CT, USA

Nov 6, 2022

Steampunk stroll and photo shoot. . .

Animaine

South Portland, ME, USA

Nov 11 - 13, 2022

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

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Vermont Steampunk Expo

Essex Junction, VT, USA

Nov 12 - 13, 2022

Steampunk festival. . .

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Steampunk Curio Fair

Willimantic, CT, USA

Nov 19, 2022

Steampunk festivities at a textile museum. . .

NorthEast Comic Con and Collectibles Extravaganza

Boxborough, MA, USA

Nov 25 - 27, 2022

Comic book and collectibles convention. . .

December

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Bah Humbug Hullabaloo

Manchester, CT, USA

Dec 17, 2022

Steampunk holiday party...

January

Arisia

Boston, MA, USA

Jan 13 - 16, 2023

Science fiction/fantasy convention. . .

February

Gear

Stupid Cupid VIII Steampunk Weekend Extravaganza

Cromwell, CT, USA

Feb 3 - 5, 2023

Steampunk gathering. . .

Boston Science Fiction Film Festival

Somerville, MA, USA

Feb 15 - 20, 2023

Film festival. . .

Boskone 60

Boston, MA, USA

Feb 17 - 19, 2023

Science fiction/fantasy convention. . .

Anthro New England

Boston, MA, USA

Feb 20 - 22, 2023

A convention for fans of anthropomorphic characters. . .

TotalCon 37

Marlborough, MA, USA

Feb 23 - 26, 2023

Gaming convention. . .

March

Intercon U

Warwick, RI, USA

Mar 2 - 5, 2023

LARP convention. . .

Connecticut Gamer Con

Uncasville, CT, USA

Mar 18 - 19, 2023

Gaming convention. . .

April

Anime Boston

Boston, MA, USA

Apr 7 - 9, 2023

Anime convention. . .

Wicked Comic Con

Boston, MA, USA

Apr 22 - 23, 2023

Pop culture convention. . .

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Jewelry City Steampunk Festival

Attleboro, MA, USA

Apr 29, 2023

Steampunk festival. . .

May

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Watch City Steampunk Festival

Waltham, MA, USA

May 13, 2023

Steampunk festival. . .

June

PortConMaine

Portland, ME, USA

Jun 22 - 25, 2023

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Vermont Renaissance Faire

Stowe, VT, USA

Jun 24 - 25, 2023

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

July

Otaku Con

Providence, RI, USA

Jul 29 - 30, 2023

Anime convention. . .