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2022 Southern Fandom Convention Calendar

We have done our best to update our calendar with rescheduled dates for postponed conventions, but if you have plans to attend any convention in the next several months, please check with their website or social media to confirm their status.

October Convention Listings  
October 1 -- Borderlands Comic Book Show -- Russellville, Kentucky

October 1 -- Collectorfest -- West Palm Beach, Florida

October 1 -- Hickory Comic Con -- Hickory, North Carolina

October 1 -- Monster Fest -- Chesapeake, Virginia

October 1 -- MoTownCon -- Mooresville, North Carolina

October 1 -- Next Chapter Con -- Ringgold, Georgia

October 1 -- North Dallas Toy Show -- Farmers Branch, Texas

October 1 -- South Florida Collectorfest -- Greenacres, Florida

October 1-2 -- Brick Universe -- Jacksonville, Florida 

October 1-2 -- Louisiana Comic Con -- Lafayette, Louisiana

October 6-9 -- Atlanta Game Fest -- Atlanta, Georgia

October 6-9 -- Pirate Festival -- Tybee Island, Georgia

October 7-9 -- CONtraflow -- New Orleans, Louisiana

October 7-9 -- Tsubasacon -- Charleston, West Virginia

October 8 -- Boone Comic-Con -- Boone, North Carolina

October 8 -- Camel City Collectors Con -- Winston-Salem, NC

October 8 -- Eckman's Comic Show -- San Antonio, Texas

October 8 -- Monsterama -- Atlanta, Georgia

October 8 -- Orlando Toy Con -- Orlando, Florida

October 9 -- Atlanta Comic Convention -- Atlanta, Georgia

October 9 -- Comic Book Show -- Annandale, Virginia 

October 9 -- Orlando Toy Con -- Orlando, Florida

October 9 -- SC Comicon, Jr. -- Greenville, South Carolina 

October 12-15 -- Fall For The Book -- Fairfax, Virginia

October 14-16 -- Anime USA -- Arlington, Virginia

October 14-16 -- Dallas Fan Festival -- Irving, Texas
October 14-16 -- G.A.M.E. Expo -- Springfield, Missouri

October 14-16 -- Multiverse Con -- Atlanta, Georgia

October 15 -- Hampton Comicon -- Hampton, Virginia

October 15 -- River City Comic & Toy Show -- Louisville, KY

October 15 -- Southern Maryland Comic-Con -- Waldorf, Maryland

October 15 -- Vampire Ball III -- Savannah, Georgia

October 15-16 -- Fayetteville Comic Con -- Fayetteville, NC

October 15-16 -- Wasabi Con -- Jacksonville, Florida 

October 16 -- Carolina Vintage Comic Con -- Clemmons, North Carolina

October 21-23 -- Asheville Scarefest -- Montreat, North Carolina

October 21-23 -- DeepSouthCon 60 -- Huntsville, Alabama

October 21-23 -- Scarefest -- Lexington, Kentucky

October 21-23 -- Spooky Empire -- Orlando, Florida

October 22 -- ClarksvilleCon -- Clarksville, Tennessee

October 22 -- Roanoke Valley Comicon -- Roanoke, Virginia

October 22 -- Smoky Mountain Geek Expo -- Waynesville, NC

October 22-23 -- Congress Of Gamers -- Rockville, Maryland

October 22-23 -- Chattanooga Comic Con -- Chattanooga, Tennessee

October 27-30 -- Anime Weekend Atlanta -- Atlanta, Georgia

October 28 -- Vampire Ball -- Savannah, Georgia

October 28-30 -- Baltimore Comic-Con -- Baltimore, Maryland

October 28-30 -- Big Texas Comicon -- San Antonio, Texas

October 28-30 -- HallowCon -- Dalton, Georgia

October 28-30 -- Music City Multi Con -- Nashville, Tennessee

October 30 -- Halloween-Fest -- Leesburg, Florida
November Convention Listings  
November 4-6 -- CONjuration -- Atlanta, Georgia

November 4-6 -- Legendary Con -- Cape Girardeau, Missouri

November 4-6 -- NekoCon -- Hampton, Virginia

November 5 -- CoosaCon -- Rome, Georgia

November 5 -- North Dallas Toy Show -- Farmers Branch, Texas

November 5 -- PokeFest -- San Antonio, Texas

November 5 -- St Tammany Collectors Con -- Mandeville, Louisiana

November 5-6 -- Florida Extravaganza -- Tampa, Florida

November 5-6 -- TigerCon -- Valdosta, Georgia

November 5-6 -- VikingsCon -- Waldorf, Maryland 

November 9-10 -- Florida Extravaganza -- Orlando, Florida

November 10-13 -- EuroQuest -- Annapolis, Maryland

November 11-13 -- Arcade Expo -- Houston, Texas

November 11-13 -- JeffCon -- Charlotte, North Carolina

November 11-13 -- MCFC -- Memphis, Tennessee

November 11-13 -- Oni-Con -- Galveston, Texas

November 11-13 -- Rangerstop Pop Con -- Orlando, Florida

November 11-13 -- Vampire Diaries Reunion -- Jacksonville, Florida

November 12 -- Tarheel Comicon -- Mebane, North Carolina
November 13 -- Comic Book Show -- Annandale, Virginia 

November 13-20 -- Miami Book Fair -- Miami, Florida

November 18-20 -- Anime Austin -- Austin, Texas

November 18-20 -- Free Play Florida -- Orlando, Florida

November 18-20 -- Nakamacon -- Panama City Beach, Florida

November 18-20 -- Pokécon Memphis -- Memphis, Tennessee

November 18-20 -- Preserve Halloween Festival -- Irving, Texas

November 18-20 -- Retro-Toy Con -- Greenville, South Carolina

November 19-20 -- Tyler Comic Con -- Tyler, Texas

November 20 -- CharlestonCon -- North Charleston, South Carolina

November 20 -- Comic Book Show -- Frederick, Maryland 

November 20 -- Huntsville Anime Day -- Huntsville, Alabama

November 20 -- Lake County Comic Convention -- Groveland, Florida

November 20 -- Space Coast Collectorfest -- Cocoa, Florida

November 25-27 -- Anime Dallas -- Dallas, Texas

November 25-27 -- Chessiecon -- Hunt Valley, Maryland

November 26 -- Atlanta Anime Day -- Atlanta, Georgia

November 26-27 -- Grand Strand Comicon -- Myrtle Beach, SC

November 27 -- SW-FloridaCon -- Fort Myers, Florida
December Convention Listings  
December 2-4 -- Anime Frontier -- Fort Worth. Texas

December 3 -- Naughty Elf Pub Crawl --Savannah, Georgia

December 3 -- North Dallas Toy Show -- Farmers Branch, Texas

December 3 -- Winter's Tide -- Asheville, North Carolina

December 4 -- Clandestine Comics -- Laurel, Maryland 

December 4 -- Conyers Comic Book Show -- Conyers, Georgia

December 4 -- Raleigh Comic Book Show -- Raleigh, North Carolina
December 9-11 -- Yama Con -- Pigeon Forge, Tennessee

December 10 -- LouisvilleCon -- Louisville, Kentucky 

December 10 -- Ocean City Comic Con -- Ocean City, Maryland

December 11 -- Comic Book Show -- Annandale, Virginia 

December 16-18 -- Holiday Matsuri -- Orlando, Florida

December 16-18 -- Supernatural Con -- Nashville, Tennessee

December 17 -- River City Comic & Toy Show -- Louisville, KY

2023 Southern Fandom Convention Calendar

January Convention Listings  
January 6-8 -- Fan Expo -- New Orleans, Louisiana

January 6-7 -- Shadowcon -- Memphis, Tennessee

January 7 -- Comic Book Show -- Annandale, Virginia 

January 8 -- Clandestine Comics -- Laurel, Maryland 

January 8 -- North Dallas Toy Show -- Farmers Branch, Texas

January 12-15 -- Ichibancon 13 -- Concord, North Carolina

January 13-15 -- Chattacon 48 -- Chattanooga, Tennessee

January 13-15 --
GaFilk -- Atlanta, Georgia

January 13-15 -- Geekway Mini -- St. Charles, Missouri 


January 13-15 -- MarsCon -- Norfolk, Virginia

January 13-15 -- OtakuFest -- Miami, Florida
January 13-16 -- SCARAB -- Columbia, South Carolina

January 14-15 -- Congress Of Gamers -- Rockville, Maryland

January 15 -- FT-Lauderdalecon -- Fort Lauderdale, Florida

January 15-21 -- Dice Tower Cruise -- Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

January 20-22 -- Ikkicon -- Austin, Texas

January 21 -- Middle Georgia Comic Convention -- Macon, Georgia

January 21-22 -- Central Florida Comic Con -- Lakeland, Florida

January 27-29 -- Days Of The Dead -- Atlanta, Georgia

January 27-29 -- Vampire Diaries Reunion -- Allen, Texas

January 28 -- Knoxville Anime Day -- Knoxville, Tennessee
February Convention Listings  
February 3-5 -- Creation Dallas -- Plano, Texas

February 5 -- Comic Book Show -- Annandale, Virginia 

February 6-11 -- Con-Voluted Cruise -- New Orleans, Louisiana

February 7 -- North Dallas Toy Show -- Farmers Branch, Texas

February 10-11 -- Antique and Vintage Toy Show -- Eustis, Florida

February 10-12 -- Farpoint 30 -- Timonium, Maryland

February 10-12 -- Kami-Con -- Birmingham, Alabama

February 11-13 -- Atlanta Steampunk Exposition -- Atlanta, Georgia

February 12 -- Clandestine Comics -- Laurel, Maryland 

February 17-19 -- ConNooga -- Chattanooga, Tennessee
February 17-20 -- Decepta Con -- Atlanta, Georgia

February 17-19 -- Katsucon -- National Harbor, Maryland

February 18 -- SyFy Bartow -- Bartow, Florida

February 20-26 -- PrezCon -- Charlottesville, Virginia

February 23-26 -- Coastal Magic -- Daytona Beach, Florida

February 24-26 -- ATL Comic Convention -- Atlanta, Georgia

February 24-26 -- Pensacon -- Pensacola, Florida

February 24-26 -- Ret-Con -- Cary, North Carolina

February 26 -- LexingtonCon -- Lexington, Kentucky
March Convention Listings  
March 3-5 -- CoastCon -- Biloxi, Mississippi

March 3-5 -- Creation Atlanta -- Atlanta, Georgia

March 3-5 -- Cult Classic -- Bastrop, Texas

March 3-5 -- Literary Ink -- Chattanooga, Tennessee

March 3-5 -- Tennessee Game Days -- Franklin, Tennessee

March 4 -- Cardboard*Con -- Atlanta, Georgia

March 4 -- North Dallas Toy Show -- Farmers Branch, Texas

March 4 -- Not Just Another Comic Con -- Little Rock, Arkansas

March 10-12 -- Banzaicon -- Columbia, South Carolina

March 11 -- Annapolis Comic-Con -- Annapolis, Maryland

March 11-12 -- AlienXPO -- Knoxville, Tennessee

March 11-11 -- Mississippi Anime Festival -- Jackson, Mississippi

March 16-19 -- All-Con -- Dallas, Texas

March 16-19 -- Texas Furry Fiesta -- Dallas, Texas 

March 18 -- My-Con -- Orlando, Florida

March 18-19 -- Collective Con -- Jacksonville, Florida
March 18-19 -- Playthrough -- Raleigh, North Carolina

March 17-19 -- Outlantacon -- Atlanta, Georgia 

March 17-19 -- Planet Comicon -- Kansas City, Missouri

March 23-26 -- Lexington Comic & Toy Con -- Lexington, Kentucky

March 24-26 -- FantaSci -- Raleigh, North Carolina

March 24-26 -- Fear Expo -- Owensboro, Kentucky

March 24-26 -- GalaxyCon Richmond -- Richmond, Virginia 

March 24-26 -- Revelcon 33 -- Houston, Texas

March 24-26 -- Texas Pinball Festival -- Frisco, Texas

March 24-26 -- Toylanta -- Atlanta, Georgia

March 25 -- Gatsby Gala -- Savannah, Georgia

March 30-April 2 -- MegaCon -- Orlando, Florida

March 31-April 2 -- Authorcon II -- Williamsburg, Virginia

March 31-April 2 -- Creation New Orleans -- New Orleans, Louisiana

March 31-April 2 -- CyPhaCon -- Lake Charles, Louisiana

March 31-April 2 -- Triad Anime Con -- Winston-Salem, North Carolina
April  Convention Listings  
April 1-2 -- Cape Anime -- Cape Girardeau, Missouri 

April 2 -- North Dallas Toy Show -- Farmers Branch, Texas

April 8 -- Olo Comic & Toy Show -- Orlando, Florida

April 15-16 -- SC Comicon -- Greenville, South Carolina 

April 21-23 -- Anime St. Louis -- St. Louis, Missouri

April 21-23 -- Huntsville Comic Expo -- Huntsville, Alabama

April 21-23 -- El Paso Comic Con -- El Paso, Texas

April 21-23 -- JordanCon -- Atlanta, Georgia
April 21-23 -- RavenCon -- Glen Allen, Virginia

April 21-23 -- Yellow City Comic Con -- Amarillo, Texas

April 22 -- Mobile Bay Anime Fest -- Daphne, Alabama

April 22-23 -- Omni-con -- Cookeville, Tennessee

April 28-30 -- Causeacon -- Beckley, West Virginia

April 28-30 -- OZ-Con -- West Plains, Missouri 

April 29 -- Mini-Mini Con -- San Antonio, Texas
 
May  Convention Listings  
May 4-7 -- Frolicon -- Atlanta, Georgia

May 5-7 -- AtomaCon -- North Charleston, South Carolina

May 6 -- Concord Micro-Con -- Concord, North Carolina

May 6 -- North Dallas Toy Show -- Farmers Branch, Texas

May 6-7 -- Congress Of Gamers -- Rockville, Maryland

May 11-14 -- Furry Weekend Atlanta -- Atlanta, Georgia

May 12-14 -- Metrotham Con -- Chattanooga, Tennessee 

May 18-21 -- Geekway to the West -- St. Charles, Missouri 
May 19-21 -- Vampire Diaries Reunion -- Nashville, Tennessee

May 20-21 -- Tidewater Comicon -- Virginia Beach, Virginia

May 25-28 -- MomoCon -- Atlanta, Georgia

May 26-28 -- Animazement -- Raleigh, North Carolina

May 26-29 -- Balticon 56 -- Baltimore, Maryland

May 26-28 -- Carolina Fear Fest -- Raleigh, North Carolina

May 26-28 -- IC Collectors Con -- Franklin, Tennessee
June  Convention Listings  
June 3 -- North Dallas Toy Show -- Farmers Branch, Texas

June 3-4 -- Nashville Comicon -- Nashville, Tennessee

June 8-11 -- SouthEast LeatherFest -- Atlanta, Georgia

June 9-11 -- Fan Expo Dallas -- Dallas, Texas

June 9-10 -- FrankenCon -- Knoxville, Tennessee

June 9-11 -- OMG!con -- Owensboro, Kentucky

June 9-11 -- Soul City Super Con -- Augusta, Georgia

June 10-11 -- WonderFest -- Louisville, Kentucky

June 15-18 -- Cosplacon -- Jefferson City, Missouri
June 16-18 -- Awesome Con -- Washington, DC 

June 16-18 -- Heroes Con -- Charlotte, North Carolina

June 16-18 -- Rangerstop & Pop Con -- Atlanta, Georgia

June 17 -- Bigfoot Con -- Weyers Cave, Virginia

June 23-25 -- Anime Sekai -- Abilene, Texas

June 23-25 -- LibertyCon 33 -- Chattanooga, Tennessee

June 24 -- HuntsvilleCon -- Huntsville, Alabama

June 24-25 -- Mississippi Comic Con -- Jackson, Mississippi

June 30-July 2 -- Florida Super Con -- Miami Beach, Florida
July  Convention Listings  
July 1 -- North Dallas Toy Show -- Farmers Branch, Texas

July 7-9 -- Okashicon -- Pflugerville, Texas

July 7-9 -- RTX -- Austin, Texas

July 7-9 -- Shore Leave -- Baltimore, Maryland 

July 14-16 -- ConGregate 9 -- Winston-Salem, North Carolina
July 8-10 -- Imaginarium -- Louisville, Kentucky

July 28 -- FrankfortCon -- Frankfort, Kentucky

July 28-30 -- Corpus Christi Comic Con -- Corpus Christi, Texas

July 28-30 -- Dream Con -- Waco, Texas

July 28-30 -- Southern-Fried Gaming Expo -- Atlanta, Georgia
 

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