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Events - Southeast

This section lists events in the southeastern U.S., including Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee.

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, South Central. Kentucky is in the Midwest section. Virginia is in the Mid-Atlantic section. Arkansas and Louisiana are in the South Central section.

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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February

Florida Renaissance Festival

Deerfield Beach, FL, USA

Feb 4 - Mar 19, 2023

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Gear

Atlanta Steampunk Exposition

Atlanta, GA, USA

Feb 10 - 12, 2023

Steampunk convention. . .

Kami-Con

Birmingham, AL, USA

Feb 10 - 12, 2023

Anime convention. . .

Savannah Animazing & Video Game Expo

Savannah, GA, USA

Feb 10 - 12, 2023

Anime and video game convention. . .

SWFL-AnimeFest

Fort Myers, FL, USA

Feb 12, 2023

Anime convention. . .

Con Nooga

Chattanooga, TN, USA

Feb 17 - 19, 2023

Multi-genre fan convention. . .

Bay Area Renaissance Festival

Dade City, FL, USA

Feb 18 - Apr 2, 2023

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Gear

Syfy Bartow

Bartow, FL, USA

Feb 18, 2023

Science fiction festival. . .

Coastal Magic

Daytona Beach, FL, USA

Feb 23 - 26, 2023

Literary convention focusing on urban fantasy, paranormal, and romance. . .

Pensacon - Pensacola Comic Con

Pensacola, FL, USA

Feb 24 - 26, 2023

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Ret-Con

Cary, NC, USA

Feb 24 - 26, 2023

Science fiction and fantasy literary convention. . .

Captain’s Comic Expo

Mt. Pleasant, SC, USA

Feb 25 - 26, 2023

Comic book and toy expo. . .

Hero Hype Miami

Miami, FL, USA

Feb 25, 2023

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Villicon

Sanford, FL, USA

Feb 25, 2023

Horror convention. . .

March

CoastCon 45

Biloxi, MS, USA

Mar 3 - 5, 2023

Science fiction, fantasy and gaming convention. . .

Dahlonega Literary Festival

Dahlonega, GA, USA

Mar 3, 2023

Literary festival. . .

Gulf Coast Renaissance Faire and Pirate Festival

Milton, FL, USA

Mar 4 - 5, 2023

Pirate-themed entertainment. . .

Southwest Florida Reading Festival

Fort Myers, FL, USA

Mar 4, 2023

Literary festival. . .

Banzaicon

Columbia, SC, USA

Mar 10 - 12, 2023

Anime convention. . .

International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts

Orlando, FL, USA

Mar 15 - 18, 2023

Academic conference. . .

Collective Con

Jacksonville, FL, USA

Mar 17 - 19, 2023

Anime, comic book, sci-fi, fantasy, and pop culture convention. . .

Outlantacon

Atlanta, GA, USA

Mar 17 - 19, 2023

"Atlanta's LGBT+ convention for sci-fi, pop culture, multimedia and gaming. . ."

Playthrough

Raleigh, NC, USA

Mar 18 - 19, 2023

Gaming convention. . .

Gear

MegaCon Orlando

Orlando, FL, USA

Mar 30 - Apr 2, 2023

Geek culture convention with steampunk programming. . .

Triad Anime Convention

Winston-Salem, NC, USA

Mar 31 - Apr 2, 2023

Anime convention. . .

April

Gear

221B Con

Atlanta, GA, USA

Apr 14 - 16, 2023

A fan convention "for all things Sherlock Holmes . . ."

Georgia Renaissance Festival

Fairburn, GA, USA

Apr 15 - Jun 4, 2023

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

SC Comicon

Greenville, SC, USA

Apr 15 - 16, 2023

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Huntsville Comic & Pop Culture Expo

Huntsville, AL, USA

Apr 21 - 23, 2023

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

The Festival of Legends

Apex, NC, USA

Apr 22 - 23, 2023

Fairy festival. . .

May

Tennessee Renaissance Festival

Arrington, TN, USA

May 6 - 29, 2023

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Metrotham Con

Chattanooga, TN, USA

May 12 - 14, 2023

Multi-genre fan convention. . .

Animazement

Raleigh, NC, USA

May 26 - 28, 2023

Anime convention. . .

June

ConCarolinas

Charlotte, NC, USA

Jun 2 - 4, 2023

Science fiction/fantasy convention. . .

FrankenCon

Alcoa, TN, USA

Jun 9 - 10, 2023

Horror convention. . .

Heroes Convention

Charlotte, NC, USA

Jun 16 - 18, 2023

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Hero Hype Orlando

Orlando, FL, USA

Jun 17, 2023

Comic book, anime and pop culture convention. . .

Mississippi Comic Con

Jackson, MS, USA

Jun 24 - 25, 2023

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

July

Grandfather Mountain Highland Games

Linville, NC, USA

Jul 6 - 9, 2023

Scottish-themed games and entertainment. . .

ConGregate

Winston-Salem, NC, USA

Jul 14 - 16, 2023

A volunteer-run speculative fiction convention. . .

GalaxyCon Raleigh

Raleigh, NC, USA

Jul 27 - 30, 2023

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

August

Georgia Pop and Horror Con

Columbus, GA, USA

Aug 4 - 6, 2023

Horror and pop culture convention. . .

Gear

Dragon Con

Atlanta, GA, USA

Aug 31 - Sep 4, 2023

Science fiction/fantasy convention. . .

September

SC Horror

Columbia, SC, USA

Sep 16 - 17, 2023

Horror convention. . .

October

Anime Weekend Atlanta

Atlanta, GA, USA

Oct 26 - 29, 2023

Anime convention. . .