2018 Events

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  1. Dirtdives

    Dirtdives

    JANUARY:

    Name: Kotoricon
    Date: Jan 5th
    Location: Sewell, NJ....Rowan College
    Events:
    KotoriCon, the "little anime con with a big heart" is hosted by the Japanese Anime Guild at Rowan College at Gloucester County.

    Hosted by the College's Japanese Anime Guild — a popular club on the RCGC campus — the convention is a celebration of Asian culture, particularly that of Japan. Festivities include live music, comedy, panel discussions and meet-and-greets with famous voice actors, live-action role playing, gaming tournaments and screenings of animated or Japanese entertainment.


    Name: AniMore
    Date: Jan 19-21
    Location: Baltimore, MD
    Events: Panels, Workshops, Cosplay Masquerade, Dealer's Room, Artist's Alley, Video Games, Tabletop Games, Dance Events, Guests Q&A and Autographs, Boffer Games by Sleeping Samurai.



    Name: Arisia
    Date: Jan 13-16
    Location: Boston, MA
    Events: Gaming, Masquerade, Art Show, Artists & Author's Alley, Dealer's Room. Fan Tables, Blood Drive, Art Contests, Tabletop RPG.


    Name: Setsucon
    Date: Jan 27-28
    Location: Altoona, PA
    Events: Guests, AMV, Hallway Cosplay, Masquerade, Panels, Contests, Artist's Alley, Vendors, Forums.





    FEBRUARY:


    Name: Galacticon
    Date: March 24
    Location: Middletown, DE
    Events: Artists Alley, Vendors, Special Guests, Cosplay & Costume Contest



    Name: Katsucon
    Date: Feb 16-18
    Location: National Harbor, MD
    Events: Katsucon is an annual 3-day fan convention held in the D.C. metro area for multicultural enthusiasts and entertainment. Katsucon is produced by Katsucon Entertainment, Inc. (KEI), an educational organization dedicated to bringing information about Japanese animation, society, and traditional and popular culture to fans everywhere.

    Artists and Artists Alley, Art Shows, LARP, Vendors, Model Exposition, Photosuite, Tabletop and Video Gaming, AMV, Charity Auction, DJ/Dance Teams, Hall Costume Contests, Masquerade, Karaoke, Formal Ball, Live Programs, Maid Cafe, Voice Acting Workshop, Guests.


    Name: Central PA Comic Con

    Date: Feb 17-18
    Location: Hershey/Harrisburg, PA
    Events: Vendors, Authors, Artists and Artist Alley, Fan Groups, Pod-castings, Guests, Autographs, Photo OPs, Panels, Craft Room, Pop Culture, Cosplay and Cosplay Contest.



    MARCH:


    Name: Genericon XXX

    Date: March 2-4
    Location: Troy, NY
    Events: Artists and Artists Alley, Dance, Guests, Panels, Tabletop and Video Gaming, Vendors, AMV Contest, Badge Contests, Conbook Cover Contest, T Shirt Design Contest, Cosplay Events, Craftsmanship Contest.


    Name: HELIOsphere
    Date: March 9-11
    Location: Tarrytown, NY
    Events: GOH Reception, Masquerade Ball, Gaming, Dealers, Fan Tables


    Name: Awesome Con
    Date: March 30-April1
    Location: Washington, DC
    Events: Cosplay & Cosplay Contests, Panels, Tabletop & Video Gaming, Dealers, Guests



    APRIL:


    Name:
    PAX East
    Date: April 5-8
    Location: Boston, MA
    Events: anything and everything!!!!! As of 12/7 Ticket Availability: Thurs, Available; Fri,
    Low; Sat, Sold Out; Sun, Available. Get'em while they still got'em.


    Name: Tekko
    Date: April 5-8
    Location: Pittsburgh, PA
    Events: Cosplay & Cosplay Contest*, Masquerade, Dance, Gaming, Guests, Fashion Showing, Panels.
    *Primarily Japanese themed but open to Western Costumes


    Name: Empire State Comic Con
    Date: April 6-8
    Location: Albany, NY
    Events: Guests, Artists, Cosplay and Cosplay Contest, Photo OPs, Kids Con, Gaming, Sci-Fi Speed Dating, Portfolio Reviewing, Ink Fusion, Star Wars Trivia Contest, Exhibitors.


    Name: Saratoga Comic Con
    Date: April 7-8
    Location: Saratoga Springs, NY
    Events: Guest Stars, Artists, Cosplay & Cosplay Contest, Panels, Gaming & Tournament, After Hours Party, Vendors



    Name: SuperMegafest
    Date: April 7-8
    Location: Marlborough, MA
    Events: Nerd Magic Show, Panels, RKO Army Shadow Performers, Cosplay Costume Contest, CosClub Party, Star Wars Trivia Contest, Guest Artists, Exhibitors, Photo OPs.


    Name: The Heroes and Villains Con
    Date: April 8
    Location: Cortland, NY
    Events: Guests, Vendors, Artists Alley, Raffles, Cosplay and Cosplay Contest, Gaming.



    Name: Camden Comic Con

    Date: April 14
    Location: Camden, NJ
    Events: Exhibitors, Vendors, Artists Alley, Guests, Photo OPs, Tabletop Gaming, Cosplay and Cosplay Contest.



    Name: Tora-Con
    Date: April 14-15
    Location: Rochester, NY
    Events: Cosplay, AMV, Mascot, Idol, Singing contests, Panels, Guests



    Name: Big Apple Con
    Date: April 14-15
    Location: NYC, NY
    Events: Guests, Dealers, Cosplay, Cosplay Contests, Kids Events, Playcrafting, Filf Screening, Workshops, Demo's & How To Panels


    Name: Plastic City Comic Con

    Date: April 21
    Location: Fitchburg, MA
    Events: Comic Book, Vendors, Exhibitors, Guests, Artists, Writers, Cosplay and Cosplay Contests.


    Name: Great Philadelphia Comic Con
    Date: April 27-29
    Location: Oaks, PA
    Events: Guests, Exhibitors, Panels, Photo OPs, Cosplay & Cosplay Contest


    Name: East Coast Comicon
    Date: April 28-29
    Location: Secaucus, NJ
    Events: Comic & Media Guests, Exhibitors, Cosplay & Costume Contest, Vendors, Panels, Art Gallery.




    MAY:

    Name: Wizardworld
    Date: May 17-20
    Location: Philadelphia, PA
    Events: Guests, artists, Vendors, Cosplay & Costume Contests,


    Name: Nickel City Con

    Date: May 18-20
    Location: Buffalo, NY
    Events: Panels, Cosplay and Cosplay Contest, Gaming, Kids Zone, Exhibitors, Artists Alley, Vendors, TV and Movie Props Displays, Animators, Artists, Authors.



    Name:
    3 Rivers Con
    Date: May 19-20
    Location: West Mifflin, PA
    Events: Panels, Gaming Events, Guest, Cosplay & Costume Contest, Art Auction, Artists, Vendors



    Name: Clovercon
    Date: May 20
    Location: Bridgewater, NJ
    Events: CloverCon is a small, non profit, New Jersey anime convention run by the Somerset County 4-H Anime and Manga Club! We've got an Artist Alley/Dealer Room, game room, manga library, panels, and much more!



    name: Balticon52
    Date: May 25-28
    Location Baltimore, MD
    Events: We’ll have multiple tracks of Programming over the four day weekend, featuring authors, artists, scientists, musicians, podcasters, publishers, editors, costumers and other creative SF luminaries. Visit our Art Show and Dealers Room, attend one of our concerts or a dance, or take a break in the Gaming room or Video or Anime Room if you can tear yourself away from our entertaining and educational panels. Attend a Writer’s or Poetry Workshop, watch the Masquerade, or learn a new craft.


    Name: Escape Velocity
    Date: May 25-27
    Location: National Harbor, MD
    Events: Gaming and Simulations, Guests, Lectures, Museum Gallery, Evening Events, Artists, Exhibitors, Panels, Escape the Room (Sci-Fi Style), Film Viewings, Workshops, Cosplay and Cosplay Contest.





    JUNE:


    Name: Undiscovered Realm Comic Con
    Date: June Dates TBA
    Location: White Planes, NY
    Events: Panels, Screening, Cosplay, Gaming, Artists Alley, Guests


    Name: Harrisburg Comic Con

    Date: June 2-3
    Location: Harrisburg, PA
    Events: Vendors, Guests, Celebrities, Cosplay, Cosplay Contest, Kids Costume Parade, Artists, Entertainers, Gaming.




    Name: SCI-FI Con
    Date: June 8-10
    Location: Altoona, PA
    Events: Celebrites, Guests Artists, Vendors, After Part Events, Con Quests, Costume & Costume Contest, Charity Auction, Guest Panels, Film Festival, Retro & Tabletop Gaming



    Name: Anime Next
    Date: June 8-10
    Location: Atlantic City, NJ
    Events: AMV, Danve, Game Shows, Hall Cosplay Contest, Karaoke, Masquerade, Panels, Workshops, Tabletop & Video Gaming, Dealers, Guests



    Name: Flower City Comic Con
    Date: May 9-10
    Location: Rochester, NY
    Events: We would like to welcome you to the official site of the Flower City Comic Con (FC3) in Rochester, NY! Our goal is to bring you a unique convention experience with the best of all genres, from Science Fiction and Fantasy, to Cosplay and Gaming, and everything in between. We believe that not only should you have an amazing selection of guests, vendors, and artists, but you should also have an amazing experience that will bring you back again and again.


    Name: EternalCon
    Date: June 16-17
    Location: Uniondale, NY
    Events: Art Show, Cosplay & Cosplay Contest, Film Festival, Car Show, Super Hero Night, Parade, Gaming Tournament, Panels, Movie Prop Displays, Special Preformances, Children's Events, Vendors, Media & Cosplay Guests, Artists Alley, Photo OPs




    Name: PortConMaine
    Date: June 21-24
    Location: South Portland, ME
    Events: Cosplay & Costume Contests, Guests, Panels, Vendors, Artists Alley, Garage Sale


    Name: MASSive Comic Con

    Date: June 23-24
    Location: Worcester, MA
    Events: Guests, Photo OPs, Autographs, Special Activities, Exhibitors, Artists, Alley, Vendors, Cosplay.



    Name: OC Con
    Date: June 28-20
    Location: Ocean City, NJ
    Events: Guests, Artists Alley, Cosplay & Cosplay Contest, Vendors



    JULY:


    Name: ConnectiCon
    Date: June 12-15
    Location: Hartford, CT
    Events: Gaming, Panels & Woprkshops, Guests & Autographs/Photo shoots, FMV Contest, Cosplay & Cosplay Events (Craftsmanship, Dating Game, Death Match, Masquerade), Fan Run Photo Shops, Vendors and much more......




    Name: Hazard Con
    Date: July 13-15
    Location: Erie, PA
    Events: Guests, Arcade, Panels, Exhibition Hall, Cosplay Contest and Masquerade, Dance Party, Lolita Tea Party, Table Top and Video Game Tournament.






    AUGUST:

    Name: Boston Comic Con
    Date: August 10-12
    Location: Boston,MA
    Events: Celebrity Guests, Artists, Cosplay and Costume Contests, Exhibitors, Vendors, Artist Alley


    Name: TerrifiCon
    Date: August 17-19
    Location: Uncasville, CT
    Events:Artists & Writers, Media & Cosplay Guests, Dealers, Vendors, Exhibits, Panels, Kids Con Events, After Hours Events, Gaming, Cosplay & Costume Contests



    Name: Liberty City Anime Con
    Date: August 17-19
    Location: New York City, NY
    Events: Panels, Vendors, Guests & Entertainers, Cosplay and Costume Contest, Game Tournaments, Anime Screening, Concerts, Balls, Dances, Artists


    Name: INBEONCON
    Location: Melville, NY
    Date: August 25
    Events: Long Island's Comic Con for Creatives! Celebrate your love of anime, comics, cosplay and gaming with us. Meet local artists, costume designers, animators and game developers to learn how to build amazing world in creative entertainment.




    SEPTEMBER:


    Name: Colossal Con East
    Location: Pocono Mtns, PA
    Date: Sept 7-9
    Events: Guests, Artists and Artists Alley, Dealres/Vendors, Cosplay


    Name: Heroes&Villains Fan Fest
    Location: Secaucus, NJ at the Meadowlands Expo Center
    Date: Sept 8-9
    Events: Have the opportunity to personally meet your favorite celebrities. With exclusive panels, celebrity photo ops, events and so much more, you’ll have the experience of a lifetime! Immerse yourself in the world of superheroes & villains. Learn what it takes to be a superhero by participating in obstacles, games of skill, and maybe even gain a superpower too. Get insight into your favorite shows, learning how they are created from the creators & talent behind them.


    Name: Granite State Comicon
    Location: Manchester, NH
    Date: Sept 8-9
    Events: On July 12th, 2003 Double Midnight Comics brought to NH the first ever Granite State Comicon, a convention combining comics, pop culture and gaming. Granitecon kicked off it’s inaugural convention with only a few hundred in attendance. As each year passed, attendance and the guest list grew, adding cosplayers, video game tournaments, guest panels and entertainment guests to the mix. While the Manchester venue hasn’t changed, the amount of space has grown, from the 8,000+ sq ft the first year, to over 60,000 sq ft today! The focus for each show is creating a family-friendly environment for attendees of all ages, while giving diehard fans a great convention in the state of NH!



    Name: Albacon
    Date: Sept 14-16
    Location: Albany, NY
    Events: Albacon is a gathering of fans and creators of Science Fiction, Fantasy, Games, Anime, Cosplay and Costume Contests, Web Comics; pretty much anything Geek related. We are not limited to literature but include movies, games, costumes, and almost anything else you can think of. Come for one day or all weekend.


    Name: J1-Con
    Location: Philadelphia, PA
    Date: Sept 14-16
    Events: Vendors, Gaming, Guests, Panels, Cosplay


    Name: Vermont Comic Con

    Date: Sept 15-16
    Location: Barre, VT
    Events: Artists, Vendors, Exhibitors.



    Name: Baltimore Comicon

    Date: Sept 28-30
    Location: Baltimore, MD
    Events: Guests, Photo OPs, Autographs, Vendors, Exhibitors, Dealers, Artists Alley, Cosplay and Cosplay Contest.


    OCTOBER:



    Name: NYComiCon
    Location: New York, NY at the Jacob Javits Center
    Date: Oct 4-7
    Events: Comic Guests, Entertainment Guests, Literary Guests, Photo OPs, Autographing, Artists Alley, Panels & Screening, Charity Art Auction, Cosplay, Exhibitors, NYCC Eastern Championship of Cosplay


    Name: RetroCon
    Location: Oaks, PA
    Date: October 13-14
    Events: Raffle Prizes, Costume Contest, Guests, Comic Books, Karaoke Contest



    NOVEMBER:


    Name: RI Comic Con
    Location: Providence, RI
    Date: Nov 2-4
    Events: Guests, Artists, Photo OPs, Comic Books, Gaming, Panels, Vendors and Dealers, Costume Contests, Cosplay


    Name: PAX Unplugged
    Location: Philadelphia, PA
    Date: Nov 17-19
    Events: Exhibitors Hall, Panels, Omegathon (Gaming Tournament), Live Performances, Tournaments, Kids Day, Family Room, Arcadia Scavenger Hunts, Table Top Games, RPG Dungeon Gaming, Miniature Area.


    Name: Chessie Con
    Location: Timonium, MD
    Date: Nov 23-25
    Events: Art Shows, Dealers, Fan Panels, Cosplay, Video Gaming, Miniature Gaming, Pick-up Games, RPGs, Workshops
     
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  2. Benton188

    Benton188

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  3. Dirtdives

    Dirtdives

    Thanks Benton188. I'll add it to the list when I get up to May.
     
  4. MepeS11

    MepeS11

    I have a bunch of dates for cons, if you need any message me...
     
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  5. Dirtdives

    Dirtdives

    I'm going to post by Regiment and by month.....It's just very busy now but feel free to PM me anything you want.
     
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  6. Benton188

    Benton188

    It's so pretty and organized! You're doing an awesome job Dirtdives ! I know of one more up here in Erie in October, but the dates haven't been posted yet. I'll let you know when they have been.
     
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  7. SI3RRA 117

    SI3RRA 117

    Agreed Dirtdives youve done an amazing job with this!! Thank you
     
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  8. Ashuraa

    Ashuraa Judicial Officer Division Staff 405th Regiment Officer

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  9. Dirtdives

    Dirtdives

    Very welcome. I made a copy of this list where I posted all other regiment cons in the cons and parties heading. Still have a few more websites that I’m investigating that might have more listing of cons
     
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  10. MepeS11

    MepeS11

    Twin Tiers is Sept 15-16th this year
     
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  11. Dirtdives

    Dirtdives

    Ok thanks. Will add to the list as soon as I get back to the states.
     
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  12. Harri51

    Harri51

    Wait.... i thought i put something in here about T2C2. oh well. thanks MepeS11
     
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  13. MepeS11

    MepeS11

    You might have lol I just didn't see it
     
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  14. Dirtdives

    Dirtdives

    I think that was in the other list for the Colonial group since i out one in the Cons and Parties area and one in the Colonial main page. Either way it will be added to the lists.
     
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  15. Ashuraa

    Ashuraa Judicial Officer Division Staff 405th Regiment Officer

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  16. Dirtdives

    Dirtdives

    Ok will add to the list. Thank you Ashuraa.....and congrats on on retaining the title of RCO.......where was the husband on the 1st nomination vote.........hummmmm?
     
  17. Ashuraa

    Ashuraa Judicial Officer Division Staff 405th Regiment Officer

    Where he was is that he and I personally don't like self promoting ourselves into positions of power or authority. If other people want us there we will gladly do the job.
     
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