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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.

July Convention Listings  
July 2-4 -- Corpus Christi Comic Con -- Corpus Christi, Texas

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

July 8-11 -- Anime Matsuri -- Houston, Texas

July 8-11 -- Play On Con -- Columbiana, Alabama

July 9-11 -- ConGregate 7 / DSC 59 -- Winston-Salem, North Carolina

July 9-11 -- Imaginarium -- Louisville, Kentucky

July 9-11 -- RTX -- Austin, Texas

July 9-11 -- Salute To Supernatural -- Washington, DC

July 9-11 -- Shore Leave -- Baltimore, Maryland

July 10 -- Comics & Collectibles Show -- Braselton, Georgia

July 10-12 -- SE Game Exchange -- Greenville, South Carolina

July 11 -- Tampa Toy Con -- Tampa, Florida

July 11-17 -- Shared Worlds -- Spartanburg, South Carolina

July 16-18 -- BlerdCon -- Arlington, Virginia 

July 16-18 -- Crypticon -- Kansas City, Missouri

July 16-18 -- Delta H Con -- Houston, Texas

July 16-18 -- JordanCon -- Atlanta, Georgia

July 16-18 -- Okashicon -- Pflugerville, Texas

July 17 -- River City Toy Fest -- Vicksburg, Mississippi

July 17 -- Wilkes Comic Con -- Wilkesboro, North Carolina

July 17-18 -- ComicPalooza -- Houston, Texas 
July 18 -- Comic Book Show -- Frederick, Maryland 

July 18-25 -- Gaming By Sea -- Port Canaveral, Florida

July 23-24 -- Dream Con -- Waco, Texas

July 23-25 -- MetroCon -- Tampa, Florida

July 24 -- Virginia Comicon -- Richmond, Virginia

July 24-25 -- Classic Game Fest -- Austin, Texas

July 24-25 -- TigerCon -- Valdosta, Georgia

July 24-25 -- Tupelo Con -- Tupelo, Mississippi

July 25 -- C.H.U.F. Comic Book Show -- Laurel, Maryland

July 29-August 1 -- GalaxyCon -- Raleigh, North Carolina

July 30-August 1 -- Akaicon -- Lebanon, Tennessee

July 30-August 2 -- AnimeFest -- Dallas, Texas

July 30-August 1 -- LexiCon -- Lexington, Kentucky

July 30-August 1 -- Tampa Bay Comic Convention -- Tampa, Florida

July 31 -- Beckley Gaming Expo -- Beckley, West Virginia

July 31 -- North Florida Card & Collectible Show -- Williston, Florida

July 31 -- SciFi/Fantasy Fest -- Hoover, Alabama

July 31-August 1 -- AMA-CON -- Amarillo, Texas

July 31-August 4 -- Epic Nerd Camp -- Darlington, Maryland

July 31-August 1 -- StarQuest -- Frederick, Maryland
August Convention Listings  
August 1 -- Charlotte Comicon -- Concord, North Carolina 

August 6-8 -- Anime Houston -- Houston, Texas

August 6-8 -- Atlanta Comic Con -- Atlanta, Georgia

August 6-8 -- Con Of Thrones -- Orlando, Florida

August 6-8 -- Megaplex -- Orlando, Florida

August 6-8 -- Omni Fandom Expo -- Orlando, Florida

August 6-8 -- Otakon -- Washington, DC

August 7 -- Greenville Comic Con -- Greenville, North Carolina

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

August 7-8 -- Bell County Comic Con -- Belton, Texas

August 7-8 -- Big Lick Comic Con -- Roanoke, Virginia

August 8 -- Central Florida Collectorfest -- Lakeland, Florida

August 8 -- Comic Book Show -- Annandale, Virginia

August 8 -- Jacksonville Comic and Toy Show -- Jacksonville, Florida

August 8 -- Lakeland Toy Spectacular -- Lakeland, Florida

August 12-15 -- MegaCon -- Orlando, Florida

August 13-16 -- Florida Super Con -- Miami Beach, Florida

August 13-15 -- Geek'd Con -- Shreveport, Louisiana

August 13-15 -- Superstar Anime -- Virginia Beach, Virginia

August 14 -- Farleycon -- East Ridge, Tennessee 

August 14-15 -- Brick Universe -- New Orleans, Louisiana
August 14-15 -- Hill Country Comicon -- New Braunfels, Texas

August 15 -- Atlanta Comic Convention -- Atlanta, Georgia

August 19-21 -- Nostalgia Con -- Hunt Valley, Maryland

August 19-22 -- Queen City Anime -- Charlotte, North Carolina

August 20-22 -- Awesome Con -- Washington, DC 

August 20-22 -- CreepyCon -- Knoxville, Tennessee

August 20-22 -- Fanboy Expo -- Orlando, Florida

August 20-22 -- Kentokyocon -- Lexington, Kentucky

August 20-22 -- Planet Comicon -- Kansas City, Missouri

August 20-22 -- Southern-Fried Gaming Expo -- Atlanta, Georgia

August 21 -- Animania -- Wichita Falls, Texas

August 31 -- Eckman's Comic Show -- San Antonio, Texas

August 21-22 -- Dallas Comic Show -- Odessa, Texas

August 25-29 -- Bouchercon -- New Orleans, Louisiana

August 27-29 -- Furry Siesta -- Richardson, Texas

August 27-29 -- Rangerstop Pop Con -- Atlanta, Georgia

August 28-29 -- Fairfax Comic Con -- Chantilly, Virginia

August 28-29 -- Louisiana Comic Con -- Lafayette, Louisiana

August 28-29 -- Pop Culture Con -- Morgantown, West Virginia

August 28-29 -- Ultracon -- West Palm Beach, Florida
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 -- 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 18-19 -- 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 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 -- Spa Con -- Hot Springs, Arkansas

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

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

September 25 -- Hickory Comic Con -- Hickory, North 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 -- CONtraflow X -- New Orleans, Louisiana

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

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

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, KY

October 2 -- Monster Fest -- Chesapeake, 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 -- New Orleans Comic Con -- Kenner, Louisiana

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

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 9-10 -- 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 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 -- 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 29-31 -- 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 -- Hampton Comicon -- Hampton, Virginia

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

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

November 26-28 -- Chessiecon -- Timonium, Maryland
December Convention Listings  
December 3-5 -- Anime Frontier -- Fort Worth. Texas

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

December 10-12 -- Salute To Supernatural -- Nashville, Tennessee
December 10-12 -- Yama Con -- Pigeon forge Tennessee

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

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

2022 Southern Fandom Convention Calendar

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

January 15 -- Eckman's Comic Show -- San Antonio, Texas
January 16 -- Comic & Collectibles Show -- DeLand, Florida

January 29 -- St. Pete Indie Comic Expo -- Saint Petersburg, Florida
February Convention Listings  
February 14-19 -- Con-Voluted Cruise -- Miami, Florida  
 

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