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Conventions


Conventions are meetings and events where people come for their hobby. This is a world wide list of conventions regarding fantasy and science fiction.

Date (d=days) Country town name and wiki-link type
2008-10-04 Australia Sydney SydCon Role-playing convention.
2008-09-26 (3d) USA South San Francisco Bay Yaoicon Yaoi anime and manga convention.
2008-Oct-30 (4d) USA Troy, MI http://www.youmacon.com/ Anime
2008-11-07 (3d) USA Siren, Wisconsin OmegaCon Siren Science Fiction and fantasy convention.
2008-11-21 (3d) USA Portland, Oregon OryCon Science Fiction Convention
2008-11-14 (3d) USA Lincoln, Nebraska Anime Nebraskon Anime and Gaming convention
2009-01-09 (3d) USA SeaTac, Washington RustyCon A science fiction & fantasy convention.
2009-01-22 (5d) USA San Jose, CA Further Confusion  Anthropomorphics convention
2009-03-21 (3d) USA Boston Anime Boston  Anime convention
2009-04-09 (4d) USA Seattle, Washington NorwesCon Science Fiction and Fantasy convention.
2009-04-25 (2d) The Netherlands Haarzuilens Elf Fantasy Fair convention Fantasy convention
2009-04-03 (3d) USA Monroeville, PA Tekkoshocon Japanese animation and pop culture
2009-04-04 (8wks) USA Waxahachie, TX http://www.scarboroughrenfest.com/ Renaissance Faire
2009 Easter Sweden Gothenburg GothCon Gaming convention
2009-05-22 (4d) USA Santa Clara, California BayCon Science fiction and fantasy convention.
2008 May Sweden Linköping LinCon Gaming convention
2008-05-22 (4d) USA San Jose, California FanimeCon Anime convention
2009-06-05 (3d) USA Oklahoma City, OK SoonerCon SF/ Fantasy
2009-06-06 (1d) USA Chesapeake, VA fantasci-hrcc SP/Fantasy
2009-08-13 (4d) USA Indianapolis, IN http://www.gencon.com/2009/indy/default.aspx SF/Fantasy/Gaming
2009 August USA Hartford, CT ConnectiCon Anime convention
2009 July 17-19 USA Baltimore, MD http://www.otakon.com Anime/videogame convention
2010-09-03 (1d) Australia Melbourne Arcadiance: The Fantasy Masquerade Ball http://www.guildofthegoldenowl.com/masquerade2010
2010-11-06 (2d) USA Hillsboro, TX http://www.middlefest.com/ Medieval Fantasy Faire
2011-08-17 (3d) Sweden Stockholm Eurocon The European Science Fiction Convention
2014-10-18 (2d) Belgium Ghent F.A.C.T.S. Fantasy - Anime - Comics - Toys - Science-Fiction
* USAIndiana Fated LARP


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2007-06-29 [Mordigen]: Ah, gotcha ;)

2007-06-29 [Sera]: Ah, if we're including anime and such, I've got a few more...

http://www.fanime.com/

http://www.otakon.com/default2.asp

http://www.yaoicon.com/

http://www.furtherconfusion.org/fc2008/about

http://www.anime-expo.org/

I really only know conventions in my area...

2007-06-29 [Athilea]: There's a ren fair in Atlanta? I only know about the one in Fairburn.

2007-06-29 [Mordigen]: The Renaissance festival comes every year in Atlanta ---actually, it comes twice a year, once in spring/summer, and once in the fall

2007-06-29 [Athilea]: Still, didn't know there was one in Atlanta, just the one in fairburn, here's the link http://www.garenfest.com/

Yay for finding it! *cheers*

2007-06-29 [Anvikit]: ack my entry got eatten :/ oh well I will try again. Are we supposed to put up the conventions or submit them here for addition?

2007-06-29 [Hedda]: Put them up in the table please. I'll remove stuff or correct if needed.

2007-06-30 [Rat Hacker]: Eh I think something in the new editing got messed up the Tekkoshocon is supposed to be some time in April 2008... never mind it was probably my mistake.. I don't quite know how to fix it however....

2007-06-30 [Hedda]: [Rat Hacker]: I don't get it. Tekkoshocon is listed at April next year! 2008-04-11 to 2008-04-13.

2007-06-30 [Songwriter's Cramp]: Theres an anime convention in California today (tomorrow for them)

2007-06-30 [Nochnoi Dozor]: there is a convention called OmegaCon that is going to be in birmingham alabama march 14-16 2008. it is a sciencefiction\fantasy convention, the artist Brom is going to make a appearance

2007-06-30 [Sera]: [Songwriter's Cramp]: Yeah, It's anime expo :o

2007-06-30 [Rat Hacker]: Oh never mind then... Whoops..... wait there are other 2008 ones up there *is confused*

2007-07-01 [Kuruni]: I will have a Stall at Castlefest, i hope i can see someone from here there. :)

2007-07-01 [Sera]: Haha, they should sell Elftown shirts so we can recognize each other XD

2007-07-01 [Hedda]: [Nochnoi Dozor]: Oups, I added the other OmegaCon... Damn, now I have to think about what to do with OmegaCon. I guess I'll make it an intropage for them both.

2007-07-02 [Shikitty]: There's the "Sakura Con" in Seattle,WA and the "Kumori Con" in Portland,OR

2007-07-03 [Nicoline]: are there any conventions in Canada that anyone might know about

2007-07-06 [Avoral]: DragonCon in Atlanta. It's on the last weekend of August.
Don't know exact details, so I'm not adding it.

And I SO almost went to Sakuracon.

2007-07-06 [Mordigen]: DragonCon is already added

2007-07-08 [squall_kitty]: Anime NebrasKon has been added to the list for all my mid-westerner otaku.

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