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Events

This section lists events in the South Central U.S. (Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas). The gear icon indicates events of greatest interest to steapunks.

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

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

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


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February

Sherwood Forest Faire

McDade, TX, USA

Feb 29 - Apr 19, 2020

Medieval-themed entertainment. . .

March

AWP Conference & Bookfair

San Antonio, TX, USA

Mar 4 - 7, 2020

Literary conference. . .

Women of Wonder Con

Dallas, TX, USA

Mar 7, 2020

Free-admission convention for women in creative industries. . .

All-Con

Addison, TX, USA

Mar 12 - 15, 2020

Multi-genre pop culture convention. . .

Corflu 37

College Station, TX, USA

Mar 13 - 15, 2020

A convention for fans of science fiction fanzines. . .

Permian Basin Comic Con

Midland, TX, USA

Mar 13 - 15, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Louisiana Comic Con

Lafayette, LA, USA

Mar 14 - 15, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Revelcon

Houston, TX, USA

Mar 20 - 22, 2020

A "fan-fun relax-a-con/zinefest. . ."

April

AnimeCon Arkansas

Little Rock, AR, USA

Apr 3 - 5, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

CyPhaCon

Lake Charles, LA, USA

Apr 3 - 5, 2020

Anime and science fiction convention. . .

Medieval Faire of Norman

Norman, OK, USA

Apr 3 - 5, 2020

Medieval-themed entertainment. . .

Avalon Faire

Kilgore, TX, USA

Apr 4 - 26, 2020

Medieval-themed entertainment. . .

Mizuumi Con

San Antonio, TX, USA

Apr 4, 2020

Anime convention. . .

San Antonio Book Festival

San Antonio, TX, USA

Apr 4, 2020

Literary festival. . .

Scarborough Renaissance Festival

Waxahachie, TX, USA

Apr 4 - May 25, 2020

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

El Paso Comic Con

El Paso, TX, USA

Apr 17 - 19, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

HavenCon

Austin, TX, USA

Apr 19 - 21, 2020

LGBTQ+ geek and gaming convention. . .

Six Bridges Book Festival

Little Rock, AR, USA

Apr 23 - 26, 2020

Literary festival. . .

South Texas Comic Con

McAllen, TX, USA

Apr 24 - 26, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Oklahoma Renaissance Festival

Muskogee, OK, USA

Apr 25 - May 31, 2020

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Buccaneer Days

Corpus Christi, TX, USA

Apr 30 - May 10, 2020

Pirate-themed entertainment. . .

Louisiana Pirate Festival

Lake Charles, LA, USA

Apr 30 - May 3, 2020

Pirate-themed entertainment. . .

May

Kameha Con

Irving, TX, USA

May 1 - 3, 2020

Anime convention. . .

Texas Frightmare Weekend

DFW Airport, TX, USA

May 1 - 3, 2020

Horror convention. . .

Yellow City Comic Con

Amarillo, TX, USA

May 8 - 10, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Epically Geeky Expo

Killeen, TX, USA

May 16 - 17, 2020

Geek culture convention. . .

Gear

The Old Timers Day Steampunk Festival

Van Buren, AR, USA

May 16 - 17, 2020

Steampunk festival. . .

Books in Bloom Literary Festival

Eureka Springs, AR, USA

May 17, 2020

Literary festival. . .

A-Kon

Dallas, TX, USA

May 21 - 24, 2020

Anime convention. . .

Comicpalooza

Houston, TX, USA

May 22 - 24, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

June

Arkansas Anime Festival

Bentonville, AR, USA

Jun 5 - 7, 2020

Anime convention. . .

LouisiANIME

Baton Rouge, LA, USA

Jun 5 - 7, 2020

Anime convention. . .

Greater Austin Comic Con

Cedar Park, TX, USA

Jun 20 - 21, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Austin African American Book Festival

Austin, TX, USA

Jun 27, 2020

Literary festival. . .

July

Anime Matsuri

Houston, TX, USA

Jul 9 - 12, 2020

Anime convention. . .

Corpus Christi Comic Con

Corpus Christi, TX, USA

Jul 10 - 12, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Delta H Con

Houston, TX, USA

Jul 17 - 19, 2020

Gaming and anime convention. . .

MechaCon Omega

New Orleans, LA, USA

Jul 24 - 26, 2020

Anime convention. . .

August

Gear

AMA-CON

Amarillo, TX, USA

Aug 1, 2020

Geek culture convention. . .

Bell County Comic Con

Belton, TX, USA

Aug 1 - 2, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

September

FenCon

Irving, TX, USA

Sep 18 - 20, 2020

Science fiction/fantasy convention. . .

October

Texas Renaissance Festival

Todd Mission, TX, USA

Oct 3 - Nov 29, 2020

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

November

Texas Book Festival

Austin, TX, USA

Nov 7 - 8, 2020

Literary festival. . .