Calendar of Genre Events

A listing of events across the United States and the World that are of interest to Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror fans. Want to add your event? Learn more here.

12:00 am
10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. and 6:00–10:00 p.m. Thursday (Ages 18+) Phyllis C. Wattis Webcast Studio Join NASA/JPL and Exploratorium scientists to learn all about the InSight Lander mission, the first to focus on examining the deep interior of Mars. Launching in May 2018, it will be the very first interplanetary launch from the West Coast. InSight[...]
Exploratorium
May 12 @ 8:03 pm – 9:03 pm
8:03 pm
Meadowlark Comic Con, a full-scale pop culture and comic convention, comes to Ramada Medford Hotel and Convention Center and brings an array of celebrity guests from different genres of entertainment. Rogue Valley fans will have a rare opportunity to meet Mindy Sterling, known for her role as Frau Farbissina on Austin Powers: The Spy Who[...]
Ramada Medford Hotel and Convention Center
6:00 pm
Something Bitchin’ This Way Comes… KILLER KLOWNS FROM OUTER SPACE 30th YEAR ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION! A Premiere Live-to-Film Concert of The Original Cult Classic, With Live Music Performed by The Hollywood Chamber Orchestra, Conducted By The Film’s Composer John Massari Featuring a Q&A With The Filmmakers – Including The Chiodo Brothers, John Massari, and Cast Members[...]
The Montalban Theater
Jul 12 – Jul 15 all-day
12:00 am
Supercon is for fans of pop culture, superheroes, science fiction, anime, cartoons, video games, and more. Dress up in costume or come as you are for this family-friendly event. Convention Event Hours / Exhibition Room Hours: Thursday, 1:00PM – 1:00AM / 1:00PM – 8:00PM Friday, 10:00AM – 2:00AM / 12:00PM – 8:00PM Saturday, 10:00AM –[...]
Broward Convention Center
Jul 26 – Jul 29 all-day
12:00 am
Celebrating Mystery, Adventure, Science Fiction and More PulpFest is named for pulp magazines — fiction periodicals named after the cheap pulp paper on which they were printed. PulpFest 2018 will honor the 100th anniversary of the armistice that ended the First World War. The convention will focus on the so-called “war pulps” of the early[...]
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Pittsburgh - Cranberry
Jul 28 @ 7:57 pm – 8:57 pm
7:57 pm
Powerhouse Comic-Con is the largest comic con in the East Bay with over 50,000 square feet of space, over 200 vendors, exhibitors, special celebrity guests, cosplay, films, television, science fiction and fantasy, that is suitable for the entire family. Presented by Colossus Girl Entertainment, Powerhouse Comic-Con offers affordable high-quality fun for everyone and welcomes people[...]
Alameda County Fairgrounds
Aug 16 – Aug 20 all-day
12:00 am
Worldcon, aka the World Science Fiction Convention, is the annual international gathering of science fiction and fantasy fans, writers, artists, musicians and other creators. First held in New York City in 1939, Worldcon moves around the globe, held in a different city and organized by a different volunteer organization each year. Worldcon has a strong[...]
San Jose McEnery Convention Center
Sep 8 – Sep 9 all-day
12:00 am
LONG BEACH COMIC CON’S 10TH SHOW! Over 100 different panels are offered for attendees, covering topics ranging from comics to manga, animation to movies, and from cosplay to exploring space itself. Experts in these subjects divulge behind-the-scenes information and give answers to questions asked! From feature-length to shorts, fan films are selected and screened at[...]
Long Beach Convention Center
12:00 am
California Republic Comic Con (CRCC) is Merced’s official comic con, the biggest annual pop culture event in Merced County. Produced by the fan-run Colossus Girl Entertainment LLC, it caters to the fans who want to enjoy the comforts of fandom without the corporate hustle and bustle, high prices and the need to travel far for[...]
Merced County Fairgrounds
Sep 21 – Sep 28 all-day
12:00 am
Join us for our NEXT voyage, sailing the week of 21-28 September 2018, round trip from Seattle with port calls at Astoria, San Francisco (overnight!) and Victoria, aboard Royal Caribbean Line’s amazing Explorer Of The Seas. Several great celebrity guests of honor have already confirmed with us, and several more are currently checking their schedules,[...]
Royal Caribbean Line's Explorer Of The Seas
Oct 5 – Oct 7 all-day
12:00 am
We will be exploring the Pan-Pacific influences of Steampunk and Neo-Victoriana as we set sail west across the vast Pacific Ocean, before continuing on toward Polynesia seeking Vulcania, the secret location of Captain Nemo’s home port. On the way, we’ll stop in Hawaii to take in some of the local festivities and music. Prepare yourselves[...]
Town & Country Resort Hotel
Nov 23 – Nov 25 all-day
12:00 am
Los Angeles’ Oldest Running Science Fiction Convention
Marriott Los Angeles Airport Hotel
12:00 am
Anglicon is a fan-run British media convention with an extra focus on Doctor Who. The convention will take place Friday, November 30th through Sunday, December 2nd, 2018 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Seattle Airport Hotel. Additional information regarding memberships, programming, special events, guests and the hotel will be posted here on this website and on[...]
The DoubleTree by Hilton Seattle Airport Hotel
Jan 4 – Jan 10 all-day
12:00 am
EXPERIENCE THE VOYAGE STAR TREK: THE CRUISE™ III is a Star Trek experience unlike any other this side of the Gamma Quadrant! This 6-day voyage on the spectacular Norwegian Jade is packed with special Star Trek-themed shows, events and programs. Wil Wheaton, Jason Isaacs, Brent Spiner, Jonathan Frakes, Marina Sirtis, Michael Dorn, Gates McFadden, John De Lancie,[...]
Norwegian Jade
Feb 15 – Feb 17 all-day
12:00 am
Gallifrey One is the world’s largest and longest-running annual Doctor Who fan convention, a tradition in North American Doctor Who fandom since 1990. Taking place every February over Presidents’ Day Weekend at the Marriott Los Angeles Airport Hotel, our unprecedented thirtieth annual convention, Gallifrey One: 30 Years in the TARDIS, will take place February 15-17, 2019. When can you buy tickets[...]
Marriott Los Angeles Airport Hotel