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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.

June Convention Listings  
June 3-5 -- A-Kon 30 -- Dallas, Texas

June 3-5 -- Awesome Con -- Washington, DC 

June 3-5 -- ConCarolinas -- Charlotte, North Carolina

June 4 -- Gatsby Gala -- Savannah, Georgia

June 4 -- Hickory Comic Con -- Hickory, North Carolina

June 4 -- KnoxvilleCon -- Knoxville, Tennessee

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

June 4-5 -- Alabama Comic Con -- Birmingham, Alabama

June 4-5 -- Infinity Con -- Tallahassee, Florida

June 4-5 -- Nashville Comicon -- Nashville, Tennessee

June 4-5 -- WonderFest -- Louisville, Kentucky

June 5 -- Atlanta Comic Convention -- Atlanta, Georgia

June 5 -- Clandestine Comics -- Laurel, Maryland 

June 5 -- Lake Collect-A-Con Comic Fest -- Leesburg, Florida

June 9-12 -- Magstock Redemption -- Darlington, Maryland

June 10-12 -- Anime Blues Con -- Memphis, Tennessee

June 10-12 -- Rangerstop & Pop Con -- Atlanta, Georgia

June 16-19 -- Cosplacon -- Jefferson City, Missouri

June 11 -- SWFL Spacecon -- Fort Myers, Florida

June 11 -- Middle Georgia Comic Convention -- Macon, Georgia

June 11 -- Toy & Hobby Show -- Salisbury, North Carolina
June 11-12 -- Gaming Community Expo -- Orlando, Florida

June 12 -- Space Coast Comic Con -- Melbourne, Florida

June 16-19 -- SouthEast LeatherFest -- Atlanta, Georgia

June 17-19 -- Fan Expo Dallas -- Dallas, Texas

June 17-19 -- Greater Austin Comic Con -- Cedar Park, Texas

June 17-19 -- LibertyCon 33 -- Chattanooga, Tennessee

June 17-19 -- Spooky Empire -- Orlando, Florida

June 18 -- Bigfoot Con -- Staunton, Virginia

June 18-19 -- Congress of Gamers -- Rockville, Maryland

June 18-19 -- Toy & Hobby Show -- Raleigh, North Carolina

June 19 -- Comic Book Show -- Annandale, Virginia 

June 23-26 -- Anime Festival Orlando -- Orlando, Florida

June 24-26 -- Augusta Toy And Comic Show -- Augusta, Georgia

June 24-26 -- Cosplay America -- Cary, North Carolina

June 24-26 -- Heroes Con -- Charlotte, North Carolina

June 24-26 -- Magic City Con -- Birmingham, Alabama

June 24-26 -- OMGcon -- Owensboro, Kentucky

June 25 -- HuntsvilleCon -- Huntsville, Alabama

June 25-26 -- Mississippi Comic Con -- Jackson, Mississippi

June 25-26 -- Pony Fair -- Tampa, Florida 

June 26 -- Star Wars Collectors -- Orlando, Florida
July Convention Listings  
July 1-3 -- RTX -- Austin, Texas

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

July 6-10 -- Dice Tower Con -- Orlando, Florida

July 7-10 -- Play On Con -- Columbiana, Alabama

July 8-10 -- BlerdCon -- Arlington, Virginia 

July 8-10 -- Imaginarium -- Louisville, Kentucky

July 8-10 -- Kentokyocon -- Lexington, Kentucky

July 8-10 -- Okashicon -- Pflugerville, Texas

July 9-10 -- Brick Universe -- Raleigh, North Carolina 

July 9-10 -- Greater Austin Comic Con -- Cedar Park, Texas

July 9-10 -- SE Game Exchange -- Greenville, South Carolina

July 9-10 -- Tampa Toy Con -- Tampa, Florida

July 10-23 -- Shared Worlds -- Spartanburg, South Carolina

July 15-17 -- ATL Comic Convention -- Atlanta, Georgia

July 15-17 -- CharCon -- Charleston, West Virginia

July 15-17 -- ComicPalooza -- Houston, Texas 

July 15-17 -- Corpus Christi Comic Con -- Corpus Christi, Texas

July 15-17 -- Dream Con -- Waco, Texas

July 15-17 -- Furry Siesta -- Richardson, Texas

July 15-17 -- MetroCon -- Tampa, Florida

July 15-17 -- Shore Leave -- Baltimore, Maryland 

July 15-17 -- Southern-Fried Gaming Expo -- Atlanta, Georgia
July 16 -- FrankfortCon -- Frankfort, Kentucky

July 16 -- Wilkes Comic Con -- Wilkesboro, North Carolina

July 16-17 -- Brick Universe -- Charleston, West Virginia 

July 17 -- Comic Book Show -- Frederick, Virginia 

July 17 -- HorrorVille -- Cocoa, Florida

July 22-24 -- Comic Book Show -- Raleigh, North Carolina

July 22-24 -- ConGregate 8 -- Winston-Salem, North Carolina

July 22-24 -- Akaicon -- Lebanon, Tennessee

July 23-24 -- Classic Game Fest -- Austin, Texas

July 24 -- Clandestine Comics -- Laurel, Maryland 

July 24 -- Orlando Funko POP Con -- - Orlando, Florida

July 28-31 -- Anime Matsuri -- Houston, Texas

July 28-31 -- GalaxyCon -- Raleigh, North Carolina

July 29-August 1 -- AnimeFest -- Dallas, Texas

July 29-31 -- Leaky Con -- Orlando, Florida

July 29-31 -- Otakon -- Washington, DC

July 29-31 -- Tampa Bay Comic Convention -- Tampa, Florida

July 29-31 -- The Urban Nerd Con -- Montgomery, Alabama

July 30 -- Beckley Gaming Expo -- Beckley, West Virginia

July 30 -- SciFi/Fantasy Fest -- Hoover, Alabama

July 30-31 -- Brick Universe -- St. Louis, Missouri 

July 30-31 -- Savannah Comic Con -- Savannah, Georgia
August Convention Listings  
August 1-3 -- LexiCon -- Lexington, Kentucky

August 4-7 -- Car Show & Comic Con -- San Antonio, Texas

August 5-7 -- ArmadilloCon -- Austin, Texas 

August 5-7 -- Fanboy Expo -- Knoxville, Tennessee

August 5-7 -- Megaplex -- Orlando, Florida

August 5-7 -- Queen City Anime -- Charlotte, North Carolina

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

August 6-7 -- AMA-CON -- Amarillo, Texas

August 6-7 -- Bell County Comic Con -- Belton, Texas

August 6-7 -- Big Lick Comic Con -- Roanoke, Virginia

August 6-7 -- Magical Girl Day -- Houston, Texas

August 6-7 -- Mid City Micro-Con -- Baton Rouge, Louisiana

August 7 -- Charlotte Comicon -- Concord, North Carolina 

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

August 7 -- Treklanta: Holodeck -- Atlanta, Georgia

August 12-14 -- Anime Houston -- Houston, Texas

August 12-13 -- Dallas Comic Show -- Odessa, Texas

August 12-14 -- Delta H Con -- Houston, Texas

August 13 -- FarleyCon -- Chattanooga, Tennessee

August 13 -- Greenville Comic Con -- Greenville, North Carolina
August 13 -- Mississippi ToyCon -- Pearl, Mississippi

August 13 -- SarasotaCon -- Sarasota, Florida

August 13-14 -- Brick Universe -- Knoxville, Tennessee 

August 13-14 -- Superstar Anime -- Virginia Beach, Virginia

August 14 -- Central Florida Collectorfest -- Lakeland, Florida

August 14 -- Eckman's Comic Show -- San Antonio, Texas

August 19-21 -- Fantasm Orlando -- Orlando, Florida

August 19-21 -- Geek'd Con -- Shreveport, Louisiana

August 19-21 -- Tattoo Convention -- Jacksonville, Florida

August 20 -- Quest Con -- Orlando, Florida

August 20 -- Virginia Comicon -- Richmond, Virginia 

August 20-21 -- Soda City Con -- Columbia, South Carolina

August 26-28 -- CreepyCon -- Knoxville, Tennessee

August 27 -- Fairfax Comic Con -- Chantilly, Virginia

August 27 -- Jacksonville Comic & Toy Show -- Jacksonville, Florida

August 27-28 -- Pop Culture Con -- Morgantown, West Virginia

August 27-28 -- Ultracon -- West Palm Beach, Florida

August 28 -- Columbus Toy & Comic Show -- Columbus, Georgia

August 31-September 4 -- NOVA Open -- Arlington, Virginia
September Convention Listings  
September 1-5 -- Dragon Con -- Atlanta, Georgia

September 1-4 -- ReaperCon -- Denton, Texas

September 2-5 -- Big River Steampunk Festival -- Hannibal, Missouri

September 2-4 -- Fanboy Expo -- Orlando, Florida

September 2-4 -- Mephit Fur Meet -- Memphis, Tennessee

September 2-5 -- TCEP -- Sterling, Virginia

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

September 8-11 -- Fursonacon -- Virginia Beach, Virginia

September 8-10 -- Nostalgia Con -- Hunt Valley, Maryland

September 9-11 -- Star Con -- Orlando, Florida

September 10 -- Power Comicon -- Florence, South Carolina

September 10-11 -- Arkansas Comic Con -- Little Rock, Arkansas

September 10-11 -- Daytona Beach Comic Con -- DeLand, Florida

September 10-11 -- Ocala Comic Con -- Ocala, Florida

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

September 16-18 -- Ancient City Con -- St. Augustine, Florida

September 16-18 -- FenCon -- Dallas, Texas

September 16-18 -- Furry Takeover -- Fontana Dam, North Carolina
September 16-18 -- MegaMooseCon -- Richburg, South Carolina

September 16-18 -- Southern Front -- Raleigh, North Carolina

September 17 -- Cleveland Geekster -- Cleveland, Tennessee

September 17 -- Incredible Con -- Charleston, South Carolina

September 17 -- Palm Con -- Greenacres, Florida

September 17-18 -- JapanFest -- Atlanta, Georgia

September 17-18 -- Mothman Festival -- Point Pleasant, West Virginia

September 17-18 -- Small Press Expo (SPX) -- Bethesda, Maryland

September 18 -- Clandestine Comics -- Hunt Valley, Maryland 

September 23-24 -- Barrage -- Havre de Grace, Maryland

September 23-25 -- Spa Con -- Hot Springs, Arkansas

September 24 -- MissouriCon -- St. Louis, Missouri

September 24-25 -- Memphis Comic Expo -- Memphis, Tennessee

September 24-25 -- Spooky Spectacle -- Granbury, Texas 

September 25 -- Gatorville Collectorfest -- Gainesville, Florida

September 30-Oct 2 -- Capclave -- Gaithersburg, Maryland

September 30-Oct 2 -- Cape Comic Con -- Cape Girardeau, Missouri
October Convention Listings  
October 1 -- Borderlands Comic Book Show -- Russellville, Kentucky

October 1 -- Monster Fest -- Chesapeake, Virginia

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

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

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

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

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

October 8 -- Monsterama -- Atlanta, Georgia

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

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

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

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

October 14-16 -- Dallas Fan Days -- 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 -- Vampire Ball III -- Savannah, Georgia

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

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

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

October 21-23 -- Queen City Con -- Charlotte, North Carolina

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

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 28-30 -- 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
November Convention Listings  
November 4-6 -- CONjuration -- Atlanta, Georgia

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

November 5 -- CoosaCon -- Rome, Georgia

November 5 -- North Dallas Toy Show -- Farmers Branch, 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 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 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 -- Preserve Halloween Festival -- Irving, Texas

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

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

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

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

December 9-11 -- Yama Con -- Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
December 10 -- Ocean City Comic Con -- Ocean City, Maryland

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

2023 Southern Fandom Convention Calendar

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

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

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

January 13-15 -- OtakuFest -- Miami, Florida

January 13-16 -- SCARAB -- Columbia, South Carolina
January 15-21 -- Dice Tower Cruise -- Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

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

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

January 27-29 -- Days Of The Dead -- Atlanta, Georgia
February Convention Listings  
February 6-11 -- Con-Voluted Cruise -- New Orleans, Louisiana

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 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 -- Pensacon -- Pensacola, Florida
 

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