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2021 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.

September Convention Listings  
September 1-5 -- NOVA Open -- Arlington, Virginia

September 2-6 -- Dragon Con -- Atlanta, Georgia

September 2-5 -- ReaperCon -- Denton, Texas

September 3-6 -- Big River Steampunk Festival -- Hannibal, Missouri

September 3-5 -- Mephit Fur Meet -- Memphis, Tennessee

September 3-5 -- San Japan -- San Antonio, Texas

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

September 4-6 -- Mizucon -- Miami, Florida

September 9-12 -- Fursonacon -- Virginia Beach, Virginia

September 9-12 -- Lexington Comic & Toy Con -- Lexington, Kentucky

September 10-12 -- El Paso Comic Con -- El Paso, Texas

September 10-12 -- Florida Super Con -- Miami, Florida

September 10-12 -- OutsideCon -- Burns, Tennessee

September 10-12 -- Salute To Supernatural -- Orlando, Florida

September 10-12 -- Texas Frightmare Weekend -- Dallas, Texas

September 11-12 -- Arkansas Comic Con -- Little Rock, Arkansas

September 11-12 -- Brick Universe -- St. Louis, Missouri

September 11-12 -- Ocala Comic Con -- Ocala, Florida

September 17-19 -- Ancient City Con -- St. Augustine, Florida

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

September 17-19 -- Fandemic Dead -- Atlanta, Georgia

September 17-19 -- FenCon -- Dallas, Texas

September 17-19 -- Furry Takeover -- Fontana Dam, North Carolina

September 17-19 -- MegaMooseCon -- Richburg, South Carolina

September 17-19 -- Southern Front -- Raleigh, North Carolina
September 18 -- Comic Book Show -- Annandale, Virginia

September 18 -- Comic Book & Toy Expo -- Columbia, Tennessee

September 18 -- Lakeland Toy Spectacular -- Lakeland, Florida

September 18-19 -- Brick Universe -- Jackson, Mississippi 

September 18-19 -- Daytona Beach Comic Con -- DeLand, Florida

September 18-19 -- Incredible Con -- Charleston, South Carolina

September 18-19 -- JapanFest -- Atlanta, Georgia

September 18-19 -- Mothman Festival -- Point Pleasant, WV

September 18-19 -- Small Press Expo (SPX) -- Bethesda, Maryland

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

September 19 -- Clandestine Comics -- Hunt Valley, Maryland

September 24-25 -- Barrage -- Havre de Grace, Maryland

September 24-25 -- Huntsville Comic Convention -- Huntsville, AL

September 24-26 -- Necronomicon -- St. Petersburg, Florida

September 24-26 -- Spa Con -- Hot Springs, Arkansas

September 24-26 -- Star Con -- Orlando, Florida

September 24-26 -- Sun Coast Fan Fest -- Bradenton, Florida

September 25 -- Cleveland Geekster -- Cleveland, Tennessee

September 25 -- Hickory Comic Con -- Hickory, North Carolina

September 25 -- Power Comicon -- Florence, South Carolina

September 25-26 -- Brick Universe -- Raleigh, North Carolina

September 25-26 -- Spooky Spectacle -- Granbury, Texas 

September 26 -- Comic & Toy Con -- Columbia, South Carolina

September 26 -- Spring Hill Toy Jam -- Spring Hill, Florida
October Convention Listings  
October 1-3 -- Capclave -- Gaithersburg, Maryland

October 1-3 -- Cape Comic Con -- Cape Girardeau, Missouri 

October 1-3 -- CONtraflow X -- New Orleans, Louisiana

October 1-3 -- Fantasm Orlando -- Orlando, Florida

October 1-3 -- Fright Night Film Fest -- Louisville, Kentucky

October 1-3 -- Trans/Inter/Cross -- Orlando, Florida

October 1-3 -- Nakamacon -- Panama City Beach, Florida

October 1-3 -- Tennessee Game Days Fall VI -- Franklin, Tennessee

October 2 -- Borderlands Comic Book Show -- Russellville, Kentucky

October 2 -- Mississippi Toy Con -- Brandon, Mississippi

October 2 -- Monster Fest -- Chesapeake, Virginia

October 2 -- Mountain State Pop Expo -- Charleston, West Virginia

October 2 -- Next Chapter Con -- Ringgold, Georgia

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

October 2 -- Palm Con -- Greenacres, Florida

October 2-3 -- Brick Universe -- Jacksonville, Florida

October 2-3 -- New Orleans Comic Con -- Kenner, Louisiana

October 3 -- Roanoke Valley Comicon -- Roanoke, Virginia

October 3 -- SC Comicon, Jr. -- Greenville, South Carolina 

October 5-7 -- Geekway to the West -- St. Charles, Missouri 

October 7-10 -- Pirate Festival -- Tybee Island, Georgia

October 8-10 -- Banzaicon -- Columbia, South Carolina

October 8-10 -- Big Texas Comicon -- San Antonio, Texas

October 8-10 -- Monsterama -- Atlanta, Georgia

October 8-10 -- Spy Con -- Atlanta, Georgia

October 8-10 -- Tsubasacon -- Huntington, West Virginia

October 8-10 -- Queen City Con -- Charlotte, North Carolina

October 9 -- Toy & Hobby Show -- Hickory, North Carolina

October 9-10 -- Alabama Comic Con -- Birmingham, Alabama
October 9-10 -- Congress of Gamers -- Rockville, Maryland

October 9-10 -- My Hero Convention -- Birmingham, Alabama

October 10 -- Orlando Toy Con -- Orlando, Florida

October 14-31 -- Fall For The Book -- Fairfax, Virginia

October 15-17 -- ArmadilloCon 42 -- Austin, Texas 

October 15-17 -- Frolicon -- Atlanta, Georgia

October 15-17 -- MultiverseCon -- Atlanta, Georgia

October 16 -- Calhoun Comic & Toy Expo -- Calhoun, Georgia

October 16-17 -- Fayetteville Comic Con -- Fayetteville, NC

October 16-17 -- Wasabi Con -- Jacksonville, Florida

October 21-24 -- Atlanta Game Fest -- Atlanta, Georgia

October 22-24 -- Baltimore Comic-Con -- Baltimore, Maryland

October 22-24 -- Scarefest -- Lexington, Kentucky

October 22-24 -- Spooky Empire -- Orlando, Florida

October 22-24 -- TF Con -- Orlando, Florida

October 23 -- Eckman's Comic Show -- San Antonio, Texas

October 27-29 -- Tattoo Convention -- Jacksonville, Florida

October 28-31 -- Anime Weekend Atlanta -- Atlanta, Georgia

October 29-- St. Tammany Collectors Con -- Mandeville, LA

October 29-31 -- All-Con -- Dallas, Texas

October 29-31 -- Anthro Southeast -- Chattanooga, Tennessee

October 29-31 -- Fanboy Expo -- Knoxville, Tennessee

October 29-31 -- HallowCon -- Dalton, Georgia

October 29-31 -- Lumi-Con -- Tampa, Florida

October 29-31 -- Oni-Con -- Galveston, Texas

October 30-31 -- CyPhaCon Mini -- Lake Charles, Louisiana

October 30-31 -- Hampton Comicon -- Hampton, Virginia

October 30-31 -- Soda City Con -- Columbia, South Carolina

October 31 -- Halloween Fest -- Leesburg, Florida
November Convention Listings  
November 5-6 -- PokeFest -- San Antonio, Texas 

November 5-7 -- NekoCon -- Hampton, Virginia

November 6 -- CoosaCon -- Rome, Georgia

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

November 6 -- Sci-Fi Pop Fest -- Eustis, Florida

November 6-7 -- Dallas Comic Show -- Odessa, Texas

November 6-7 -- Florida Collector Extravaganza -- Tampa, Florida

November 6-7 -- VikingsCon -- Waldorf, Maryland 

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

November 12-14 -- Anime Dallas -- Dallas, Texas

November 12-14 -- Anime Iwai -- Fort Lauderdale, Florida

November 12-14 -- Arcade Expo -- Houston, Texas 

November 12-14 -- Empire City Con -- Charlotte, North Carolina

November 12-14 -- MACE -- Charlotte, North Carolina
November 12-14 -- MCFC -- Memphis, Tennessee

November 13 -- Southern Maryland Comic-Con -- Waldorf, Maryland

November 14-21 -- Miami Book Fair -- Miami, Florida

November 17-21 -- BoardGameGeek Con -- Dallas, Texas

November 19-21 -- Free Play Florida -- Orlando, Florida

November 19-21 -- Retro-Toy Con -- Greenville, South Carolina

November 19-21 -- Salute To Supernatural -- New Orleans, LA

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

November 20 -- Toy & Hobby Show -- Salisbury, North Carolina

November 21 -- Comic Book Show -- Frederick, Maryland

November 21 -- Lake County Comic Convention -- Groveland, Florida

November 26-28 -- Chessiecon -- Timonium, Maryland

November 28 -- SW-FloridaCon -- Fort Myers, Florida
December Convention Listings  
December 3-5 -- Anime Frontier -- Fort Worth. Texas

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

December 5 -- Clandestine Comics -- Laurel, Maryland 

December 5 -- Raleigh Comic Book Show -- Raleigh, North Carolina

December 10-12 -- Salute To Supernatural -- Nashville, Tennessee
December 10-12 -- Toy & Hobby Show -- Raleigh, North Carolina

December 10-12 -- Yama Con -- Pigeon forge Tennessee

December 11 -- Ocean City Comic Con -- Ocean City, Maryland

December 17-19 -- Holiday Matsuri -- Orlando, Florida

December 31-January 2 -- Ikkicon -- Austin, Texas

2022 Southern Fandom Convention Calendar

January Convention Listings  
January 2 -- Comic Book Show -- Annandale, Virginia

January 7-9 --
GaFilk -- Atlanta, Georgia

January 7-8 -- Shadowcon -- West Memphis, Arkansas

January 8-9 -- Congress of Gamers -- Rockville, Maryland

January 13-16 -- Ichibancon 12 -- Concord, North Carolina

January 14-16 -- Chattacon 47 -- Chattanooga, Tennessee

January 14-16 -- MarsCon -- Williamsburg, Virginia

January 14-17 -- SCARAB -- Columbia, South Carolina
January 15 -- Eckman's Comic Show -- San Antonio, Texas

January 15 -- Middle Georgia Comic Convention -- Macon, GA

January 15-16 -- Central Florida Comic Con -- Lakeland, Florida

January 15-16 -- OtakuFest -- Miami, Florida

January 16 -- Comic & Collectibles Show -- DeLand, Florida

January 21-23 -- Rocket City Gamefest -- Huntsville, Alabama 

January 29 -- St. Pete Indie Comic Expo -- Saint Petersburg, Florida
February Convention Listings  
February 11-12 -- Antique and Vintage Toy Show -- Eustis, Florida

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

February 12 -- MissouriCon -- Kansas City, Missouri

February 12 -- Statesville Comic Con -- Statesville, North Carolina

February 13 -- Olo Comic & Toy Show -- Orlando, Florida

February 13-19 -- Dice Tower Cruise -- Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

February 14-19 -- Con-Voluted Cruise -- Miami, Florida

February 18-20 -- ConNooga -- Chattanooga, Tennessee

February 18-21 -- Decepta Con -- Atlanta, Georgia
February 18-20 -- Katsucon -- National Harbor, Maryland

February 18-20 -- Pensacon -- Pensacola, Florida

February 19 -- SyFy Bartow -- Bartow, Florida

February 21-27 -- PrezCon -- Charlottesville, Virginia

February 24-27 -- Coastal Magic -- Daytona Beach, Florida

February 25-27 -- Cult Classic -- Bastrop, Texas

February 25-27 -- Farpoint 29 -- Timonium, Maryland

February 25-27 -- MystiCon -- Roanoke, Virginia 

February 26-March 5  -- Star Trek Cruise: Voyage V -- Miami, Florida
March Convention Listings  
March 4-6 -- CoastCon -- Biloxi, Mississippi

March 5 -- Cardboard*Con -- Atlanta, Georgia

March 11-13 -- Collective Con -- Jacksonville, Florida

March 11-13 -- MACE West -- Asheville, North Carolina

March 12 -- Annapolis Comic-Con -- Annapolis, Maryland

March 16-20 -- Festival Of The Book -- Charlottesville, Virginia

March 16-20 -- ICFA 43 -- Orlando, Florida

March 18-20 -- Toylanta -- Marietta, Georgia

March 18-20 -- Triad Anime Con -- Winston-Salem, North Carolina
March 19 -- Not Just Another Comic Con -- Little Rock, Arkansas

March 20-21 -- Playthrough -- Raleigh, North Carolina

March 25-27 -- FantaSci -- Raleigh, North Carolina

March 25-27 -- MidSouthCon -- Memphis, Tennessee

March 25-27 -- Texas Pinball Festival -- Frisco, Texas

March 26 -- My-Con -- Orlando, Florida

March 26-27 -- WashingCon -- Washington, DC

March 26-28 -- Texas Furry Fiesta -- Dallas, Texas 
April Convention Listings  
April 8-10 -- Aselia Con -- Irving, Texas

April 9-10 -- SC Comicon -- Greenville, South Carolina 

April 15-17 -- MTAC -- Nashville, Tennessee

April 22-24 -- Anime St. Louis -- St. Louis, Missouri

April 22-24 -- JordanCon -- Atlanta, Georgia

April 22-24 -- OZ-Con -- West Plains, Missouri
April 23 -- Mobile Bay Anime Fest -- Daphne, Alabama

April 29-May 1 -- Causeacon -- Beckley, West Virginia

April 29-May 1 -- IC Collectors Con -- Franklin, Tennessee

April 29-May 1 -- RavenCon -- Glen Allen, Virginia

April 30-May 2 -- ChupacabraCon -- Round Rock, Texas
May Convention Listings  
May 5-8 -- Furry Weekend Atlanta -- Atlanta, Georgia

May 13-15 -- AtomaCon -- North Charleston, South Carolina

May 13-15 -- Metrotham Con -- Chattanooga, Tennessee

May 14-15 -- Tidewater Comicon -- Virginia Beach, Virginia
May 21 -- San Antonio Book Festival -- San Antonio, Texas

May 26-29 -- MomoCon -- Atlanta, Georgia

May 27-29 -- Animazement -- Raleigh, North Carolina

May 27-30 -- Balticon 56 -- Baltimore, Maryland
 

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