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2024 Southern Fandom Convention Calendar

April Convention Listings

 
April 5-7 -- CyPhaCon -- Lake Charles, Louisiana

April 5-7 -- LexiCon -- Lexington, Kentucky

April 6 -- Annapolis Comic-Con -- Annapolis, Maryland

April 6 -- LouisvilleCon -- Louisville, Kentucky 

April 6 -- Nerd Con -- Boone, North Carolina

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

April 6 -- Palm Con -- Greenacres, Florida

April 6 -- PrehistoriCon -- Mulberry, Florida

April 6-7 -- Collect-A-Con -- Houston, Texas

April 6-7 -- Hill Country Comicon -- New Braunfels, Texas

April 6-7 -- South Carolina Comicon -- Greenville, South Carolina

April 12-14 -- 221BCon -- Atlanta, Georgia

April 12-14 -- Authorcon II -- Williamsburg, Virginia

April 12-13 -- Comic Book Connection -- Weirsdale, Florida 

April 12-14 -- Fear Expo -- Owensboro, Kentucky

April 12-14 -- Huntsville Comic Expo -- Huntsville, Alabama

April 12-14 -- El Paso Comic Con -- El Paso, Texas

April 13-14 -- Big Lick Comic Con Nova -- Chantilly, Virginia

April 14 -- Clandestine Comics -- Hunt Valley, Maryland 
April 14 -- Space Coast Collectorfest -- Cocoa, Florida

April 19-21 -- FantaSci -- Raleigh, North Carolina

April 19-21 -- JordanCon -- Atlanta, Georgia

April 19-21 -- Yellow City Comic Con -- Amarillo, Texas

April 20 -- Mobile Bay Anime Fest -- Daphne, Alabama

April 20 -- Pop Culture Fest -- Cookeville, Tennessee

April 20-21 -- Anime STX -- San Antonio, Texas

April 20-21 -- Dallas Comic Show -- Lewisville, Texas

April 20-21 -- St Tammany Collectors Con -- Mandeville, Louisiana

April 21 -- Atlanta Comic Convention -- Atlanta , Georgia

April 25-28 -- RECON -- Kissimmee, Florida

April 26-28 -- Anime St. Louis -- St. Louis, Missouri

April 26-28 -- Causeacon -- Beckley, West Virginia

April 26-28 -- RavenCon -- Glen Allen, Virginia

April 27 -- Sarasota Anime-Fest -- Sarasota, Florida

April 27-28 -- Anime Ocean City -- Ocean City, Maryland

April 27-28 -- Fayetteville Comic Con -- Fayetteville, North Carolina

April 28 -- Charleston Anime Fest -- Charleston, South Carolina

April 28 -- Comic Book Show -- Annandale, Virginia 

May Convention Listings

 
May 3-5 -- Vampire Fan Weekend -- Nashville, Tennessee

May 3-5 -- The Urban Nerd Con -- Atlanta, Georgia

May 4 -- Concord Micro-Con -- Concord, North Carolina

May 4-5 -- Kilgore Geekend -- Kilgore, Texas

May 4-5 -- Pixies Street Con -- York, South Carolina

May 4-6 -- AtomaCon -- North Charleston, South Carolina

May 4-6 -- Congress Of Gamers -- Rockville, Maryland

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

May 9-12 -- Frolicon -- Atlanta, Georgia

May 9-12 -- Furry Weekend Atlanta -- Atlanta, Georgia

May 10-11 -- FrankenCon -- Knoxville, Tennessee

May 11 -- SiestaCon -- Sarasota, Florida

May 11 -- Virginia Comicon -- Richmond, Virginia

May 11-12 -- Brick Universe -- Chattanooga, Tennessee 

May 11-12 -- Savannah Comic Con -- Savannah, Georgia

May 11-12 -- WasabiCon NOLA -- New Orleans, Louisiana

May 12 -- Comic Book Show -- Annandale, Virginia 

May 12 -- RetroWorld -- Orlando, Florida

May 16-19 -- Geekway to the West -- St. Charles, Missouri 

May 17-19 -- ChupacabraCon -- Round Rock, Texas 
May 17-19 -- Metrotham Con -- Chattanooga, Tennessee

May 17-19 -- OtakuFest -- Miami, Florida

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

May 18 -- Brick City Comic and Toy Show -- Ocala, Florida

May 18-19 -- Sarasota Collectorfest -- Sarasota, Florida

May 18-19 -- Tidewater Comicon -- Virginia Beach, Virginia

May 19 -- Raleigh Comic Book Show -- Raleigh, North Carolina

May 24-26 -- Animazement -- Raleigh, North Carolina

May 24-26 -- Carolina Fear Fest -- Raleigh, North Carolina

May 24-26 -- ComicPalooza -- Houston, Texas 

May 24-26 -- Mizucon -- Miami, Florida

May 24-27 -- Balticon 58 -- Baltimore, Maryland

May 24-27 -- MomoCon -- Atlanta, Georgia 

May 25 -- Clarksville Anime-Fest -- Clarksville, Tennessee

May 25-26 -- Brick Universe -- Nashville, Tennessee

May 25-26 -- Southernerds Festival -- Biloxi, Mississippi

May 26-28 -- Mizucon -- Miami, Florida

May 31-June 2 -- ConCarolinas -- Charlotte, North Carolina

May 31-June 2 -- Vampire Fan Weekend -- Charlotte, North Carolina

June Convention Listings

 
June 1 -- AugustaCon -- Augusta, Georgia

June 1 -- Pikeville Comic Con -- Pikeville, Kentucky

June 1-2 -- Nashville Comicon -- Nashville, Tennessee

June 1-2 -- WonderFest -- Louisville, Kentucky

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

June 6-9 -- Atlanta Game Fest 43 -- Atlanta, Georgia

June 7-9 -- Anime Blues Con -- Memphis, Tennessee

June 7-9 -- Arkansas Anime Convention -- Bentonville, Arkansas

June 7-9 -- Fan Expo Dallas -- Dallas, Texas

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

June 8 -- Orlando Summer Collectorfest -- Orlando, Florida

June 8 -- SWFL Spacecon -- Fort Myers, Florida

June 8 -- Toy and Comic Expo -- Tampa, Florida

June 9 -- Clandestine Comics -- Laurel, Maryland 

June 13-16 -- SouthEast LeatherFest -- Atlanta, Georgia

June 14-15 -- Bigfoot Con -- Weyers Cave, Virginia

June 14-16 -- Heroes Con -- Charlotte, North Carolina

June 14-16 -- OMG!con -- Owensboro, Kentucky
June 15-16 -- Space Coast Comic Con -- Melbourne, Florida 

June 20-23 -- Superhero Comic Con -- San Antonio, Texas

June 21-23 -- Cosplay America -- Cary, North Carolina

June 21-23 -- JoeFest -- Augusta, Georgia

June 21-23 -- LibertyCon 36 -- Chattanooga, Tennessee

June 21-23 -- Rangerstop & Pop Con -- Atlanta, Georgia

June 22 -- HuntsvilleCon -- Huntsville, Alabama

June 22-23 -- Bold Matsuri -- Jacksonville, Florida

June 22-23 -- Ft. Lauderdale Collectorfest -- Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

June 22-23 -- Mississippi Comic Con -- Jackson, Mississippi

June 23 -- Retrorama Collectible Show -- Jacksonville, Florida

June 28-30 -- Akaicon -- Lebanon, Tennessee

June 28-30 -- Anime Festival Orlando -- Orlando, Florida

June 28-30 -- Ecchi Expo -- Dallas, Texas

June 28-30 -- Horror On Main -- Hunt Valley, Maryland 

June 29-30 -- Brick Universe -- Raleigh, North Carolina 

June 30-July 4 -- Dice Tower East -- Orlando, Florida

July Convention Listings

 

July 4-7 -- Play On Con -- Columbiana, Alabama

July 5-7 -- MetroCon -- Tampa, Florida

July 6 -- First Coast Comic-Con -- Jacksonville, Florida

July 6 -- GCOM Family Picnic -- Baltimore, Maryland

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

July 6-7 -- Ba-Con -- Pasadena, Texas

July 6-7 -- Infinity Con -- Tallahassee, Florida

July 6-7 -- SE Game Exchange -- Greenville, South Carolina

July 12-14 -- BlerdCon -- Arlington, Virginia 

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

July 12-14 -- Fanboy Expo -- Knoxville, Tennessee

July 12-14 -- Florida Super Con -- Miami Beach, Florida

July 12-14 -- Literary Ink -- Chattanooga, Tennessee

July 14 -- Comic Book Show -- Annandale, Virginia 

July 14 -- Louisville Anime Fest -- Louisville, Kentucky
July 14-16 -- ConGregate 10 -- Winston-Salem, North Carolina

July 14-27 -- Shared Worlds -- Spartanburg, South Carolina

July 12-14 -- Shore Leave -- Baltimore, Maryland 

July 22-23 -- Classic Game Fest -- Austin, Texas

July 19-21 -- Imaginarium -- Louisville, Kentucky

July 19-21 -- Southern-Fried Gaming Expo -- Atlanta, Georgia 

July 20 -- JoMoCon -- Joplin, Missouri

July 20-21 -- Greater Austin Comic Con -- Cedar Park, Texas

July 21 -- Nerdy Noel: Midsummer Market -- Huntsville, Alabama

July 25-28 -- GalaxyCon -- Raleigh, North Carolina

July 26-28 -- Corpus Christi Comic Con -- Corpus Christi, Texas

July 26-28 -- Dream Con -- Waco, Texas

July 27 -- Beckley Gaming Expo -- Beckley, West Virginia

July 27-28 -- Anime STX -- San Antonio, Texas

August Convention Listings

 
August 2-4 -- Otakon -- Washington, DC

August 2-4 -- Pop Culture & Horror Con -- Columbus, Georgia

August 3 -- Bartow Con -- Bartow, Florida

August 3 -- Clash Con -- Wilkesboro, North Carolina

August 3 -- Durham Mini Comicon -- Durham, North Carolina

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

August 3-4 -- AMA-CON -- Amarillo, Texas

August 3-4 -- Bell County Comic Con -- Belton, Texas

August 3-4 -- Big Lick Comic Con -- Roanoke, Virginia

August 3-4 -- Brick Universe -- Port St. Lucie, Florida

August 3-4 -- Collect-A-Con -- Charlotte, North Carolina

August 3-4 -- FarleyCon -- Chattanooga, Tennessee

August 4 -- C.H.U.D. Comic Book Show -- Laurel, Maryland 

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

August 9-11 -- Monsterama 11 -- Atlanta, Georgia

August 10 -- Greenville Comic Con -- Greenville, North Carolina

August 10 -- Infinity Toy & Comic Con -- Kissimmee, Florida

August 10 -- SarasotaCon -- Sarasota, Florida

August 10-11 -- Brick Universe -- Knoxville, Tennessee

August 10-11 -- New Orleans Comic Con -- Kenner, Louisiana 

August 11 -- SWFL AnimeFest -- Fort Myers, Florida

August 16-18 -- Creation Austin -- Austin, Texas

August 16-18 -- Furry Siesta -- Dallas, Texas

August 16-18 -- Geek'd Con -- Shreveport, Louisiana
August 16-18 -- Queen City Anime -- Charlotte, North Carolina

August 17-21 -- Epic Nerd Camp -- Darlington, Maryland

August 17-18 -- Fairfax Comic Con -- Chantilly, Virginia

August 23-25 -- Crashcitycon -- Roanoke, Virginia

August 23-25 -- Mad Monster Expo -- Concord, North Carolina

August 23-25 -- OutsideCon -- Burns, Tennessee

August 23-25 -- Spooky Empire -- Orlando, Florida

August 23-25 -- Tampa Bay Comic Convention -- Tampa, Florida

August 23-25 -- Tattoo Convention -- Jacksonville, Florida

August 23-25 -- Windblume -- Frisco, Texas

August 24-25 -- Conjutsu -- Fairfax, Virginia

August 24-25 -- Soda City Con -- Columbia, South Carolina

August 24-25 -- Superstar Anime -- Virginia Beach, Virginia

August 25 -- Raleigh Comic Book Show -- Raleigh, North Carolina 

August 28-September 1 -- NOVA Open -- Arlington, Virginia

August 28-September 1 -- ReaperCon -- Denton, Texas

August 29-September 1 -- Fursonacon -- Virginia Beach, Virginia

August 29-September 2 -- Steampunk Festival -- Hannibal, MO

August 29-September 2 -- Dragon Con -- Atlanta, Georgia

August 30-September 1 -- Megaplex -- Orlando, Florida

August 30-September 1 -- Mephit Fur Meet -- Memphis, Tennessee

August 30-September 1 -- San Japan -- San Antonio, Texas

August 30-September 2 -- TCEP -- Sterling, Virginia

September Convention Listings

 
September 6-8 -- Arkansas Comic Con -- Little Rock, Arkansas

September 6-8 -- ArmadilloCon -- Austin, Texas 

September 6-8 -- F2 Con -- Clarksville, Tennessee

September 6-8 -- Fanboy Expo -- Orlando, Florida

September 6-8 -- Quest Con -- Orlando, Florida

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

September 7-8 -- Brick Universe -- Annapolis, Maryland

September 7-8 -- Daytona Beach Comic Book Con -- DeLand, Florida

September 7-8 -- Anime STX -- San Antonio, Texas

September 13-15 -- Ancient City Con -- St. Augustine, Florida

September 13-15 -- Tidewater Horror Con -- Virginia Beach, Virginia

September 14 -- Power Comicon -- Florence, South Carolina

September 14-15 -- Incredible Con -- Charleston, South Carolina

September 14-15 -- Small Press Expo (SPX) -- Bethesda, Maryland

September 14-15 -- South Carolina Horror Con -- Columbia, SC

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

September 20-22 -- Baltimore Comic-Con -- Baltimore, Maryland
September 20-22 -- MegaMooseCon -- Richburg, South Carolina 

September 20-22 -- Southern Front -- Raleigh, North Carolina

September 20-22 -- Spa-Con -- Hot Springs, Arkansas

September 20-22 -- Ultracon -- West Palm Beach, Florida

September 21-22 -- JapanFest -- Atlanta, Georgia

September 21-22 -- Mothman Festival -- Point Pleasant, WV

September 21-22 -- Ocala Comic Con -- Ocala, Florida

September 21-22 -- Spooky Spectacle -- Granbury, Texas 

September 22 -- Retrorama Collectible Show -- Jacksonville, Florida

September 27-29 -- Capclave -- Gaithersburg, Maryland

September 27-29 -- Furry Takeover -- Fontana Dam, North Carolina 

September 27-29 -- Necronomicon -- Tampa, Florida

September 28 -- Comic Book & Toy Expo -- Columbia, Tennessee

September 28 -- Eagle Con Jr -- Fredericksburg, Virginia 

September 28-29 -- Anime St. Pete -- St. Petersburg, Florida

September 28-29 -- Fright Reads Festival -- Columbia, Maryland

September 28-29 -- InfinityCon -- Gainesville, Florida

October Convention Listings

 
October 3-6 -- IC Collectors Con -- Nashville, Tennessee

October 4-6 -- Anime Ink -- Richmond, Virginia

October 4-6 -- Days Of The Dead -- Atlanta, Georgia

October 4-6 -- Kadabra Con -- Corpus Christi, Texas

October 4-6 -- Kami-Con HAI -- Huntsville, Alabama

October 5 -- Next Chapter Con -- Dalton, Georgia

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

October 5-6 -- TigerCon -- Valdosta, Georgia

October 10-13 -- Big Texas Comicon -- San Antonio, Texas

October 10-13 -- GalaxyCon -- Richmond, Virginia

October 10-13 -- Nightmare Weekend -- Richmond, Virginia

October 10-13 -- Pirate Festival -- Tybee Island, Georgia

October 11-13 -- Anime USA -- Arlington, Virginia

October 11-13 -- Creation Con -- Charlotte, North Carolina

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

October 11-13 -- Spooky Empire -- Orlando, Florida

October 11-13 -- Tsubasacon -- Charleston, West Virginia
October 11-13 -- Wasabi Con -- Jacksonville, Florida

October 12 -- Cartersville Comic Con -- Cartersville, Georgia

October 12-13 -- Congress Of Gamers -- Rockville, Maryland

October 18-20 -- Dallas Fan Festival -- Irving, Texas

October 18-20 -- Multiverse Convention -- Atlanta, Georgia

October 18-20 -- Planet Anime -- Kansas City, Missouri

October 18-20 -- Scarefest -- Lexington, Kentucky

October 19 -- MotownCon -- Mooresville, North Carolina

October 19 -- Smoky Mountain Geek Expo -- Waynesville, NC

October 19-20 -- Brick Universe -- Augusta County. Virginia

October 19-20 -- Rocket City Comic Expo -- Huntsville, Alabama

October 20 -- Bowling Green Anime-Fest -- Bowling Green, KY

October 25-27 -- HallowCon -- Dalton, Georgia

October 25-27 -- Joelanta -- Atlanta, Georgia

October 26-27 -- Chattanooga Comic Con -- Chattanooga, TN 

October 27 -- BentonvilleCon -- Bentonville, Arkansas

November Convention Listings

 
November 1-3 -- TFCon Baltimore -- Baltimore, Maryland

November 2 -- Anime Fest -- Frankfort, Kentucky

November 2 -- Augusta Anime-Fest -- Augusta, Georgia

November 7-10 -- EuroQuest -- Annapolis, Maryland

November 8-10 -- Music City Multi Con -- Nashville, Tennessee

November 9 -- North Dallas Toy Show -- Farmers Branch, Texas

November 9 -- The Geekery Market -- Concord, North Carolina

November 15-17 -- CONjuration -- Atlanta, Georgia

November 17 -- Lake County Comic Convention -- Groveland, Florida

November 17-24 -- Miami Book Fair -- Miami, Florida
November 22-24 -- Anime Iwai -- Fort Lauderdale, Florida

November 22-24 -- Free Play Florida -- Lakeland, Florida

November 22-24 -- Mad Monster Party -- Atlanta, Georgia

November 22-24 -- Retro-Toy Con -- Greenville, South Carolina

November 23 -- AshevilleCon -- Asheville, North Carolina

November 23-24 -- MCFC -- Memphis, Tennessee

November 23-24 -- Preserve Halloween Festival -- Savannah, GA

November 24 -- CharlestonCon -- North Charleston, South Carolina

December Convention Listings

 
December 1 -- Raleigh Comic Book Show -- Raleigh, North Carolina

December 1 -- SWFL Comic-Fest -- Fort Myers, Florida

December 6-8 -- Anime Frontier -- Fort Worth. Texas

December 6-8 -- Yama Con -- Pigeon Forge, Tennessee

December 7 -- North Dallas Toy Show -- Farmers Branch, Texas
December 12-15 -- Anime Weekend Atlanta -- Atlanta, Georgia

December 13-15 -- Ecchi Expo -- San Antonio, Texas

December 14-15 -- Ocean City Comic Con -- Ocean City, Maryland

December 15 -- Huntsville Anime-Fest -- Huntsville, Alabama

December 20-22 -- Holiday Matsuri -- Orlando, Florida

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January Convention Listings

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

January 5 -- FT-Lauderdalecon -- Fort Lauderdale, Florida

January 5-12 -- Dice Tower Cruise -- Miami, Florida

January 9-12-- Ichibancon 15 -- Concord, North Carolina

January 10-12 -- Fan Expo -- New Orleans, Louisiana

January 10-12 --
GaFilk -- Atlanta, Georgia
January 10-12 -- Ikkicon -- Austin, Texas

January 17-19 -- Central Florida Comic Con -- Lakeland, Florida

January 17-19 -- Chattacon 50 -- Chattanooga, Tennessee

January 17-19 -- MarsCon -- Norfolk, Virginia

January 17-20 -- SCARAB -- Columbia, South Carolina

February Convention Listings

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

February 1 -- SSA+S Toracon -- Sarasota, Florida

February 6-9 -- MegaCon -- Orlando, Florida

February 14-16 -- Pensacon -- Pensacola, Florida
February 15 -- SyFy Bartow -- Bartow, Florida

February 17-23 -- PrezCon -- Charlottesville, Virginia

February 21-23 -- ConNooga -- Chattanooga, Tennessee

February 21-23 -- FenCon -- Dallas, Texas
 

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