California Geekdom:

Conventions, Faires and Events

Science Fiction, Fantasy, Steampunk, Horror, Comic, Costuming, Cosplay, Anime, Maker, Reenactment, Gaming, Science

 


 

Northern California Renaissance Faire (Sep 15, 16, 22, 23, 29, 30; Oct 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 2018 ; 10 am - 6 pm)

Casa de Fruita, 10021 Pacheco Pass Hwy 152, Gate 6, Hollister, CA 95023

Tickets: $28, $40 for weekend pass

Facebook Group - Twitter

 

Screamfest (Oct 9 - 18, 2018) - Horror/SciFi Film Festival/Screenplay Competition

TCL Chinese 6 Theatres 6801 Hollywood Blvd. Hollywood, CA 90028

Tickets: $309 for full festival, day movie passes available.

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

San Diego Who Con (Oct 19 - 21, 2018)

Handerly Hotel San Diego, 950 Hotel Cir N, San Diego, CA 92108

Guests: Natalija Nogulich, Doc Phineas, Marc Biagi, River Alexandra Song, others

Memberships: $60

Facebook Group

 

Calico Days: Calico Ghost Town (Oct 19 - 21, 26 - 28, 2018)

Calico Ghost Town, 36600 Ghost Town Rd., Yermo, California 92398

Admission: $10

Memberships: $60

 

The Hollywood Show (Oct 19 - 21, 2018)

Westin Hotel LAX Airport, Los Angeles, California 90045

Tickets: $55

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Afro Comic Con (Oct 19 - 21, 2018)

SAE Expression College, 6601 Shellmound St, Emeryville, CA 94608

Oct 19, Mini Film Festival

Oct 20, Afro Comic Con

Oct 21, Youth Community Day

Tickets: $25 for Oct 19 - 20

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Long Beach Zombie Fest (Oct 19 - 21, 2018)

Rainbow Lagoon, [400-403] Shoreline Village Dr., Long Beach, CA 90802

Tickets: $20 in advance, $22 at door

Contact - Facebook Group

 

Putting on the Ritz: Cocktails - Live Jazz - 1920s Program (Oct 19, 2018; 6 - 9 pm)

Shakespeare Club, 171 S Grand Ave, Pasadena, California 91105

Tickets: $25, $20 for members

 

Zombie Reunion Beer Train (Oct 19, 2018; 6:30 - 9:30 pm)

Sacramento RiverTrain, 400 N Harbor Blvd, West Sacramento, California 95605

Tickets: $70

 

Central Coast Pop Expo (Oct 20 - 21, 2018)

Boardwalk's Cocoanut Grove, 400 Beach St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Tickets: $35

Facebook Group

 

Civil War Revisited (Oct 20 - 21, 2018)

Kearney Park, 6725 W. Kearney Boulevard, Fresno, CA 93706

Tickets: $10

 

Leif Erickson Tournament (Calafia) (Oct 20, 2018; 8 am - 5 am) - Society for Creative Anachronism

UCSD, 9500 Gilman Dr., La Jolla, CA 92093

 

Nitro Comic-Con & Waking the Dead Rock and Rave (Oct 20, 2018; 9 am - 1 am)

721 Broadway Ave, Fresno CA

Guests: Eiraina Ladell, Sheik Chan, Belovedstar Cosplay

Tickets: $15

Facebook Group - Facebook Con - Facebook Evening Event - Twitter

 

Bay Area Toy Show (Oct 20 , 2018; 10 am - 4 pm )

Veterans Hall, 1105 Bancroft Ave., San Leandro CA 94577

Facebook Group

 

Campbell Con (Oct 20, 2018; 10 am - 5 pm)

West Valley College, 14000 Fruitvale Ave, Saratoga, CA 95070

Guests: John Campling, Martin Klebba, Alexis Cruz, Olivia Hack, others.

Tickets: $11 online, $16 at the door

Facebook Group - Facebook Event - Twitter - Instagram

 

Yume Con USA (Oct 20, 2018; 10 am - 6 pm)

Foothill College, 12345 El Monte Rd, Los Altos Hills, CA 94022

Tickets: $10 (at door only), second person $5

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Comic Book Invasion (Oct 20, 2018; 10 am - 3 pm )

City of Commerce Public Library, 5655 Jillson St, Commerce, CA 90040

 

9th Annual Fresno Zombie Crawl (Oct 20 , 2018; 7:30 pm)

Tower District, Fresno, Fresno, California 93728

$10

 

Valentino Ragtime 1920s Ball (Oct 20 , 2018; 7 - 11 pm)

UCLA Kerckhoff Grand Salon, 308 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles CA 90095

Free

 

Pinball Madness (Oct 21 - 23, 2018)

Museum of Pinball, 700 S Hathaway St, Banning, California 92220

Tickets: $40

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Trafalgar Day Picnic 2018 (Oct 21, 2018)

Rancho Camulos Museum, 5164 E Telegraph Rd, Fillmore, CA 9301

 

East Bay Mini Maker Faire (Oct 21, 2018; 10 am - 5 pm)

Temescal District, 360 42nd St, Oakland, CA 94609

Admission: $17 in advance, $20 at the door

Facebook Group

 

Sac Comic-Con (Oct 21, 2018; 10 am - 5 pm)

Sacramento Convention Center, 1400 J St, Sacramento, CA 95814

Hotels

Guests: Ron Lim, Brandon McKinney

Tickets: $10

Facebook Group - Twitter - Google+

 

Hollister Anime-Comic Con (Oct 21, 2018; 11 am - 4 pm)

Veterans Memorial Building, 649 San Benito Street, Hollister, California 95023

$5 in advance, $7 at the door

 

Halloween Cosmania Riverside Gathering (Oct 21, 2018; 11 am - 7 pm)

Fairmount Park, 2601 Fairmount Blvd, Riverside, California 92501

 

L.A. Comic Con (Oct 26 - 28, 2018) - Comic, Anime, Gaming, Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Horror Expo

Los Angeles Convention Center, 1201 South Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA 90015

Guests of Honor: TBA

Memberships: $75

Facebook Group - Facebook Event - Twitter - Instagram

 

Twitch Con (Oct 26 - 28, 2018) - Computer Gaming

San Jose McEnery Convention Center, 150 W San Carlos St, San Jose, CA 95113

Hotels

Tickets: $179

Facebook Group - Facebook Event - Twitter

 

Anza Napoleonic event 2018 (Oct 26 - 28, 2018)

Burnt Valley Rd, Anza, CA 92539

 

Battle for Tatooine (Oct 26 - 28, 2018)

13144 Munsey Road, Cantil, Calif. 93519

Tickets: $35

 

SoCal Open 2018 (Oct 27 - 28, 2018) - Gaming Con

Del Mar Fairgrounds, 2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd, Del Mar, CA 92014

Tickets: $20 - $75

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Blue Lake Anime-Comic Con (Oct 27 - 28, 2018; 11 am - 4 pm)

Blue Lake Casino & Hotel, 777 Casino Way, Blue Lake, California 95525

Tickets: $10, $6 for one day pass

 

Escondido Fall Renaissance Faire (Oct 27 - 28, Nov 4 - 5, 2018)

Felicita Park, 742 Clarence Ln., Escondido CA 92029

Facebook Group

 

All Hallows Fantasy Faire & Celtic New Years Celebration (Oct 27 - 28, 2018)

Mother Lode Fairgrounds, 220 Southgate Dr., Sonora, CA 95370

Tickets: $18 Sat, $15 Sun

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Furry Cruise 2018 (Oct 27 - Nov 3, 2018)

Norwegian Bliss, Departs from Los Angeles, CA

Tickets: $930 and up

 

Epic Animation Comic Game (EACG) Fest (Oct 27 - 28, 2018)

Albany Community Center, 1249 Main Ave., Albany CA 94706

Memberships: $10 - 20

Email - Facebook Group - Twitter

 

Pacific Media Expo (Oct 27 - 28, 2018) - Anime, Cosplay, Pacific Fashion, music and culture

Glendale Hilton, 100 W Glenoaks Blvd, Glendale, CA 91202

Guests: haru

Memberships: $35 early bird to ?, then TBA

Contact - Facebook Group - Twitter - Youtube

 

All Hallows Fantasy Faire (Oct 27 - 28, 2018)

Mother Lode Fairgrounds, 220 Southgate Dr., Sonora, CA 95370

Tickets: $15 -18

Facebook Group - Facebook Event - Twitter - Instagram - Flickr

 

Dreiburgen Anniversary (Oct 27, 2018; 8 am - 5 pm) -- Society for Creative Anachronism

9600 International Park Rd, Beaumont, CA 92223

 

Cosplay Picnic Vol. 5 - Halloween 2018 (Oct 27, 2018; noon - 5 pm)

Redwood Grove Nature Preserve, 482 University Avenue, Los Altos, California 94022

 

Vampire Ball (Oct 27, 2018; 8 pm)

California Automobile Museum, 2200 Front St., Sacramento CA 95818

Tickets: $25 to Jul 25, then $30; $65 VIP tickets

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Raymond Old West Fest (Oct 29, 2018)

Raymund Museum, 31956 Rd 608, Raymond, CA 93653

 

1950s Swing Halloween Party (Oct 29 , 2018; 7 - 11 pm)

UCLA Kerckhoff Grand Salon, 308 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles CA 90095

Free

 

Blizzcon (Nov 2 - 3, 2018; 9:30 am - 10 pm) - Gaming Convention for Warcraft, Starcraft and Diablo Universes

Anaheim Convention Center, 800 West Katella Avenue, Anaheim CA 92802

Tickets: $199

Facebook Group - Facebook Event - Twitter - Tumblr

 

Hentai Con 2018 (Nov 2 - 4, 2018)

Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport, 2500 N. Hollywood Way, Burbank CA 91501

Tickets: $40

Ages 18+

 

Dapper Day (Nov 3 - 4, 2018)

Special Disney Hotel Rates Available

Facebook Group - Twitter - Instagram - Tumblr

 

Dapper Day Expo (Nov 3 - 4)

Disneyland Hotel, 1150 West Magic Way, Anaheim, CA 92802

Tickets: $10

Facebook

 

Dapper Day at the Fun Park (Nov 4)

Disneyland Resort, 1313 South Harbor Boulevard, Anaheim, CA 92802

Memberships: Disneyland Tickets!

 

Big Adventure (Nov 3 - 4, 2018) - Musical comedy gaming cosplay sci-fi fantasy comic con festival

OC Fair & Event Center, 88 Fair Dr, Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Tickets: $39.50. $99.50 for VIP

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Fresno Collectors Expo (Nov 3 - 4, 2018)

Manchester Center, 1901 E Shields Ave, Fresno, California 93726

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Calafia Anniversary (Nov 3, 2018; 8:30 am - 5 pm) - Society for Creative Anachronism

El Monte County Park, 5805 El Monte Rd., Lakeside CA 92040

 

Wild West Steam Fest Fall Social (Nov 3, 2018; 10 am - 1 pm)

Heritage Museum of Orange County, 3101 W Harvard St, Santa Ana, California 92704

 

A Taste of Hollywood (Nov 3, 2018; 10 am - 5 pm)

Visalia Convention Center, 303 E Acequia Ave, Visalia, CA 93291

 

Berkeley Comic Con (Nov 3, 2018; 11 am - 5 pm)

Berkeley Comic Con, 1907 Hearst Ave, Berkeley, California 94709

 

Le Bal des Vampires (Nov 3, 2018; 7:45 pm - midnight)

Dance Lesson: 7 pm

Alameda Elks Lodge #1015, 2255 Santa Clara Ave, Alameda, CA 94501

Tickets: $25 to 8/31, $30 to 9/30, $35 to 11/2. No tickets at the door.

 

Anime Destiny (Nov 4, 2018; 9 am - 7 pm)

Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union, University of California, Berkeley, 2475 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA

Guests: Eva Bella, Livvy Steubenrauch, Kat Cressida, Tom Matousek, others.

Tickets: $8 in advance, $10 at the door

 

Mouse-Con (Nov 4, 2018; 10 am - 5 pm) - Disney Fan Convention
Crowne Plaza Inn, 45 John Glenn Dr, Concord, CA

$10

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Haunted Mansion Fashion 4th Annual (Nov 4 , 2018; 11 am - midnight)  - Cosplay

Disneyland Resort, 1313 South Harbor Boulevard, Anaheim, CA 92802

Memberships: Disneyland Tickets!

 

Tulare Spooky Anime-Comic Con (Nov 4, 2018; 11 am - 4 pm)

T.D.E.S. Portuguese Hall of Tulare, 515 N I St, Tulare, California 93274

$5 in advance, $7 at the door

 

Superhero Heart Run - Fresno (Nov 4, 2018; 10 am - 2 pm)

Quarry Lakes Regional Rec Area, 2100 Isherwood Way, Fremont CA

Tickets: $30 in advance, $35 walk-up

Facebook Group - Twitter - Instagram - Google+ - Pinterest

 

Truly Victorian Tea Social (Nov 4, 2018; 12:30 - 5:30 pm)

Altadena Community Church UCC, 943 E Altadena Dr, Altadena, California 91001

 

Once Upon A Time Official Convention (Nov 9 - 11, 2018)

Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport, 2500 N. Hollywood Way, Burbank CA 91501

Rooms: $185 single/double

Guests: Lana Parrilla, Colin ODonoghue, Beverley Elliot, Gil McKinney, others.

Tickets: Gold Package: $519, others to be announced.

Facebook Group

 

Conquest Avalon (Nov 9 - 11, 2018) - Gaming Convention

McClellan Conference Center, 5411 Luce Ave., McClellan, CA 95652

Hotel: Lions Gate Hotel, 3410 Westover St, McClellan Park, CA 95652

Memberships:$45 to Sep 1, then ?

Facebook Group

 

San Diego Historical Games Convention (Nov 9 - 11 , 2018)

Handlery Hotel, 950 Hotel Cir N, San Diego, CA 92108

Rate: $109

Membership: $55, Registration limited to 150

Facebook Group

 

The Centennial Ball (Nov 9; 5:30 - 8:30 pm)

San Diego LGBT Community Center, 3909 Centre St, San Diego, California 92103

Tickets: $15

 

Chara Expo (Nov 10 - 11, 2018)

Anaheim Convention Center, Hall B, 800 W Katella Ave., Anaheim CA 92802

Guests: Poppin Party, Roselin, Raise A Suilen

Tickets: Early Bird $15, $20 at the door

Facebook Group

 

Kearney Renaissance Fair (Nov 10 - 11, 2018; 10 am - 5 pm)

Kearney park, 6725 W Kearney Blvd, Fresno, California 93706

Tickets: $15

Facebook

 

Bad Habit Toy Show (Nov 10, 2018; 9 am - 5 pm

Morgan Hill Masonic Center, 380 W. Dunne Ave., Morgan Hill CA 95037

Tickets: $5 in advance, more at the door

 

4th Annual Pirate Festivel - Dirty Deeds "Salute to Bon Scott" (Nov 10, 2018; noon - 3 pm)

Vista Valencia Golf Course, 24700 W. Trevino Dr, Valencia, Santa Clarita, California 91355

Tickets: $30, $40 for early admission (11 am)

Facebook

 

Central Valley Con (Nov 11; 10 am - 5 pm )

Modesto Centre Plaza, 1000 L St, Modesto, California 95354

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Art of Pop (Nov 11; 10 am - 5 pm )

Claremont Packing House Comic Book & Collectible Show, 532 W 1st St, Claremont, CA 91711

Free

Facebook Group

 

Dressed to the 9 3/4 Day (Nov 11; 10:30 am - 6 pm )

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Hollywood, 100 Universal City Plz, Universal City, California 91608

 

Marysville-Yuba City Anime-Comic Con (Nov 11, 2018; 11 am - 4 pm)

Yuba-Sutter Fairgrounds, 442 Franklin Ave, Yuba City, California 95991

$5 in advance, $7 at the door

 

Cosmania Riverside Cosplay Gathering (Nov 11; 11 am - 7 pm )

Fairmount Park, 2601 Fairmount Blvd, Riverside, California 92501

 

CTN Animation Expo (Nov 15 - 18, 2018)

Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport, 2500 N. Hollywood Way, Burbank CA 91501

Guests: Aaron Blaise, Aurelian Predal, Butch Hartman, Chiara Benedetti, others.

Tickets: $60

Facebook Group

 

2018 Winter San Diego Lan-A-Thon (Nov 16 - 18, 2018)

Holiday Inn Express, 632 E Street, Chula Vista, California 91910

Tickets: $40

 

DesignerCon 2018 (Nov 16 - 18 , 2018)

Anaheim Convention Center, 800 W Katella Ave., Anaheim CA 92802

Tickets: $35, $60 VIP

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

ConFX 2018 (Nov 17 - 18, 2018)

Alameda County Fairgrounds, 4501 Pleasanton Ave. Alameda CA 94566

Special Guests: Kevin Eastman

Tickets: $5

Email - Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Great Dickens Christmas Fair - (Nov 17, 18, 22, 23, 24; Dec 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16; 2018; 10 am - 7 pm)

Victoriana, some Steampunk

Cow Palace Exhibition Halls, 2600 Geneva Avenue, San Francisco

Tickets: $30

Facebook Group - Twitter - Tumblr

 

Bakersfield Comic Con (Nov 17 - 18, 2018)

Kern County Fairgrounds, Buildings 3 & 4, 1142 S P St, Bakersfield, CA 93307\

Hotels

Admission: $15

Facebook Group

 

Second annual Rivenburg War (Nov 17, 2018; 8 am - 6 pm)

Rusch Community Park, 7801 Auburn Blvd, Citrus Heights, California 95610

 

Diehardz & Son presents Brew Con (Nov 17, 2018; 11 am - 4 pm)

Full Circle Brewing Co., 620 F St, Fresno, California 93706

Tickets: $6 in advance, $8 at the door.  More for VIP passes

 

Hayward Anime-Comic Con (Nov 17, 2018; 11 am - 4 pm)

Veterans Memorial - Hayward, 22737 Main Street, Hayward, CA, Hayward, California 94541

$5 in advance, $7 at the door

 

Brew Con (Nov 17, 2018; 11 am - 10 pm)

Full Circle Brewing Co., 620 F St, Fresno, California 93706

$6 in advance, $8 at door

 

The Great War Gallop (Nov 17, 2018; 2 - 6 pm) - WWI dance

Point Loma Assembly, 3035 Talbot St, San Diego, California 92106

Tickets: $35

 

Galliday 5: Harkness Vs. Sparrow (Nov 17, 2018; 2 - 6 pm) - Cosplay (Disney Bounding)

Disneyland Resort, 1313 South Harbor Boulevard, Anaheim, CA 92802

Tickets: Disneyland passes

 

Waltz Night (18th Annual) (Nov 17, 2018; 7 - 11 pm)

Ackerman Grand Ballroom, UCLA

Free

 

LosCon 45 (Nov 23 - 25, 2018) - Science Fiction and Fantasy Convention

Los Angeles Airport Marriott, 5855 W. Century Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90045

Rooms: $117

Guests: Seanan McGuire, R. K. Milholland, Taliesin Jaffe

Memberships: $55 to ?, then TBA

Facebook Group

 

Gobblecon Game Con (Nov 23 - 25, 2018)

Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport, 1333 Bayshore Highway, Burlingame CA 94010

Rate: $119

Tickets: $40

Facebook Group

 

Vintage Blue Moon Presents: A Vintage Holiday Boutique (Nov 25, 2018; 10 am - 5 pm)

Santa Monica Bay Woman's Club, 1210 4th Street, Santa Monica, California 90401

 

Star Wars Day: Light Vs. Dark (Nov 25, 2018; 11 am) - Cosplay (Disney Bounding)

Disneyland Resort, 1313 South Harbor Boulevard, Anaheim, CA 92802

Tickets: Disneyland passes

 

Social Daunce Irregulars; Grand Ball (Nov 28, 2018; 7:30 pm - midnight)

Pasadena Masonic Hall, 200 S. Euclid Ave., Pasadena CA 91101

Tickets: $32

 

SmofCon 36 (Nov 30 - Dec 2, 2018) - Convention about running conventions

Theme: Technology for the Modern Convention

Flamingo Conference Resort and Spa, 2777 4th St, Santa Rosa, CA 95405

Memberships: $60 to ?

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Walker Stalker Con/Heroes and Villains Fan Fest Joint Event (Dec 1 - 2, 2018) - A Walking Dead Con

San Jose Convention Center, 150 West San Carlos Street, San Jose, CA 95113

Guests: Chandler Riggs, Michael Cudlitz, Alanna Masterson, Seth Gilliam, many others.

Tickets: $80 and up

Contact - Facebook Group - Facebook Event - Twitter - Flickr - Instagram

 

DTLA Maker Faire (Dec 1, 2018; 10 am - 4 pm)

Central Library, 630 W. 5th St., Los Angeles CA 90071

Tickets: Free

 

Modesto Toy-Game Anime-Comic Con (Dec 2, 2018; 11 am - 4 pm )

Clarion Modesto, 1612 Sisk Rd, Modesto, California 95350

$5 in advance, $7 at the door

 

Comic Book and Collectibles Show (Dec 2, 2018; 10 am - 5 pm )

Claremont Packing House Comic Book & Collectible Show, 532 W 1st St, Claremont, CA 91711

Free

Facebook Group

 

Battle of San Paqual (Dec 2, 2018; 10 am - 4 pm)

San Pasqual Battlefield State Historic Park, 15808 San Pasqual Valley Rd, Escondido, CA 92027

 

Comic Arts Los Angeles (Dec 8 - 9, 2018; 10 am - 5 pm)

Homenetman, 3000 Dolores St., Los Angeles CA

Free

Facebook Group - Twitter - Tumblr

 

Ani-Me Holiday Fest (Dec 8 - 9, 2018)

Manchester Center, 1901 E Shields Ave, Fresno, California 93726

Free

 

Bar Sinister 5TH Annual Holiday Shopping Bizarre (Dec 8, 2018; 10 pm - 2:30 am)

Bar Sinister, 1652 N Cherokee Ave, Los Angeles, California 90028

 

Winter WonderLAN 2018 (Dec 8, 2018; 11 am - 8 pm)

- Video Games

Montezuma Hall, 6075 Aztec Cir Dr, San Diego, CA 92182

Tickets: $10 - 60

 

Porterville Anime-Comic Con (Dec 8, 2018; 11 am - 4 pm)

Porterville Veterans Memorial Bldg, 1900 W Olive Ave, Porterville, California 93257

$6

 

California Cosplay Gala Winter Masquerade 2018 (Dec 8, 2018; 8 - 11 pm)

Dance Vita, 85 43rd Ave, San Mateo, California 94403

Tickets: $10

 

Sac Gamers Expo (Dec 9, 2018; 10 am - 5 pm)

Scottish Rite Masonic Center, 6151 H St, Sacramento, CA 95819

Guests: Andre (Black Nerd) Meadows, Austin Lockwood, Arlo, Russell Barba, others.

Tickets: $8 in advance, $10

Contact - Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Disney Christmas Scavenger Hunt (Oct 14, 2018; noon - midnight)- Unofficial Event

Disneyland Resort, 1313 South Harbor Boulevard, Anaheim, CA 92802

Memberships: $15 and, of course, Disneyland Tickets

 

Salinas Valley Comic Con (Dec 15 - 16, 2018)

Hartnell College, 411 Central Avenue, Salinas, CA 93901

Guests: TBA

Tickets: $20

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Akiba Day: Christmas Special (Dec 15, 2018; noon - 6 pm) - Cosplay

Weller Court Shopping Center, 123 Astronaut E S Onizuka St, Los Angeles, California 90012

 

2018 Christmas in the Park Cosplay Gathering (Dec 15, 2018; 3:30 - 10:30 pm)

Plaza de Cesar Chavez, 1 Paseo De San Antonio, San Jose, CA 95113

 

A Dickens Village at Winter Fest O.C. (Dec 20, 2018 - Jan 6, 2019)

So Cal Dickens, 88 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa, California 92626

 

Secret Weeb 2018 (Dec 21, 2019)- Cosplay potluck and gift exchange

Hillcrest Park, 1200 N. Harbor Blvd., Fullerton, California 92832

 

Riverside Cosplay Winter Gathering (Dec 23, 2018; 10 am - 6 pm)

Martha McLean - Anza Narrows, 5759 Jurupa Ave, Riverside, California 92504

 

Twelfth Night Coronation Tournament 2019 (Jan 4 - 6, 2019) - Society for Creative Anachronism

Crowne Plaza Hotel Sacramento Northeast, 5321 Date Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95841

 

SacAnime (Jan 4 - 6, 2019) - Anime convention

Sacramento Convention Center, 1400 J St., Sacramento CA 95814

Hotel: Sheraton Grand Sacramento, 1230 J St, Sacramento, CA 95814

Rooms

Guests of Honor: Tony Anselmo, Morgan Berry, Jen Brown, Greg Bryk, more.

Memberships: $36 to Nov 4, $41 to Dec 16, $46 to Dec 31.

Forums - Facebook Group - Twitter

 

SoCal Retro Gaming Expo (Jan 5 - 6, 9 am - 5 pm; 2019) - Video Games

Frank & Son Collectible Show, 19649 E. San Jose Ave, City of Industry, California 91748

Tickets: $35 in advance

Facebook Group - Facebook Event - Twitter - Instagram

 

Retro City Festival (Jan 5 - 6, 2019) - Retro Video Gaming

Fairplex, 1101 W McKinley Ave, Pomona, California 91768

Tickets: $35 in advance, more at the door

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Cos-Losseum (Jan 5, 2019; 10 am - midnight)

Four Points by Sheraton, 8110 Aero Dr, San Diego, CA 92123

Guests: Arlena Fae, Murderdoll Ivy, Lisa Pinelli, Misskatt Cosplay, others.

Tickets: $10 to TBA, then $15. $20 at the door

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

A Victorian Twelfth Night Ball (Jan 5, 2019; 8 pm - midnight)

Dance Lesson: 7 pm

Alameda Elks Lodge #1015, 2255 Santa Clara Ave, Alameda, CA 94501

Tickets: $20 in advance (by Dec 29), $25 at the door.

 

Selma Toy-Anime-Comic Con (Jan 6, 2019; 11 am - 4 pm)

Selma Portuguese Hall, 1245 Nebraska Ave, Selma, California 93662

$5 in advance, $6 at the door

 

Anime Los Angeles (Jan 10 - 13, 2019)

Ontario Convention Center, 2000 E. Convention Center Way, Ontario, CA 91764

Hotel: Radisson Ontario Airport, 2200 East Holt Boulevard, Ontario, CA 91761

Guests of Honor: Christopher Wehkamp, Kristen McGuire, Bryan Forrest, Victor Frost, others.

Memberships: $75

Contact - Facebook Group - Facebook Event -Twitter

 

Patterson Toy-Anime-Comic Con (Jan 13, 2019; 11 am - 4 pm)

F D E S Hall, 501 Ward Ave, Patterson, California 95363

$5 in advance, $6 at the door

 

Further Confusion (Jan 17 - 21, 2019) - Furry Convention

Theme: Goes to the Fair

San Jose Convention Center, 150 West San Carlos Street, San Jose, CA 95113

Hotels

Memberships: $60, $70 at con

Contact - Twitter - Live Journal - Flickr

 

Battle for the Ring Episode XI: Journey to Hyrule (Jan 17 - 21, 2019) - Foam weapon combat event

Battle for the Ring, 16700 S Euclid St, Chino, CA 91708

$40 to Dec 1, $50 at door

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Anime Impulse (Jan 19 - 20, 2019)

Pomona Fairplex, 2118 N. White Avenue, Pomona, California 91768

Guests: @eeelyeee, @__hikarin, @kellyeden, @missginadarling, others.

Tickets: $15 presale, then $22

Facebook Group - Facebook Event - Twitter - Instagram

 

Fresno Toy-Anime-Comic Con (Jan 20, 2019; 11 am - 4 pm)

Ramada Inn Fresno North, 324 East Shaw Avenue, Fresno, California 93710

Tickets: $5 in advance, $7 at the door

 

Escon (Jan 25 - 27, 2019) - Gaming Convention
McMahan House, Cal State San Marcos, San Marcos, CA
Tickets: $40

Facebook Group

 

Edwardian Ball and Worlds Faire (Jan 25 - 26, 2019)

The Regency Ballroom, 1300 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94109

Tickets: $135 - 260

Facebook Group

 

LumaCon (Jan 26, 2019; 10 am - 4 pm) - Youth Comic Convention

An event for Sonoma County Students and their families.

Petaluma Community Center & Lucchesi Park, 320 North McDowell Blvd., Petaluma, CA

Free

 

Jane Austen Evening 2019 (Jan 26, 2019; 4 - 11 pm)

200 S Euclid Ave, Pasadena, California 91101

Tickets: go on sale Nov 2018

Facebook Event - Facebook Event

 

Pasadena Comic and Toy Show (Jan 27, 2019; 10 am - 5 pm, 9 am early bird entry)

Pasadena Convention Center, 300 East Green Street, Pasadena, CA 91101

Guests: Alan Oppenheimer, others.

Tickets: $10, $15 early bird

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Gamercon (Jan 31 - Feb 3, 2019) - Gaming Convention

GamerConSD, 930 10th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101

Memberships: $20

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Genesis 6 (Feb 1 - 3, 2019) - Video Gaming

Paramount Theatre, 2025 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612

Hotel: Oakland City Center Marriott, 1001 Broadway, Oakland CA 94607

Rate: $150

Memberships: $60

Contact - Facebook Group

 

Bak-Anime (Feb 2 - 3, 2019) - Anime Convention

Kern County Fairgrounds, 1142 S P St, Bakersfield, CA 93307

Guests of Honor: Vic Mignogna

Memberships: TBA

Contact - Facebook Group

 

Hanford-Visalia Toy-Anime-Comic Con (Feb 2, 2019; 11 am - 4 pm)

Kings Fair Pledge Foundation, 801 S 10th Ave, Hanford, California 93230

$5 in advance, $6 at the door

 

Viennese Nights: A Victorian Ball (Feb 2 , 2019; 7 - 10:15 pm)

The Balboa Park Club, 2144 Pan American Rd W, San Diego, CA 92101

Tickets: TBA

 

Murder in the Ballroom: A Swinging 1930's Dance Party (Feb 2, 2019; 8 pm - midnight)

Dance Lesson: 7 pm

Alameda Elks Lodge #1015, 2255 Santa Clara Ave, Alameda, CA 94501

Tickets: $20 in advance (by Jan 26), $25 at the door.

 

52nd California International Antiquarian Book Fair (Feb 8 - 10, 2019)

Oakland Marriott City Center, 1001 Broadway, Oakland CA 94607

Tickets: TBA

 

Edwardian Ball and Worlds Faire (Feb 9, 2019)

Globe Theatre, 740 S Broadway, Los Angeles, California 90014

Tickets: $125

Facebook Group - Facebook Events

 

East Bay Comic Con (Feb 11, 2018; 10 am - 5 pm)

Crown Plaza, 45 John Glenn Dr, Concord, CA 94520

Guests: TBA

Tickets: $10 (only sold at the door)

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Turlock Toy-Anime-Comic Con (Feb 10, 2019; 11 am - 4 pm)

Stanislaus County Fair, 900 N Broadway, Turlock, California 95380

$5 in advance, $8 at the door

 

DunDraCon (Feb 15 - 18, 2019) - Gaming Convention

San Ramon Marriott, 2600 Bishop Dr., San Ramon, CA 94583 (Room block gone)

Rooms: $111

Memberships: TBA on 9/3/18

Facebook Group - Twitter - Tumblr

 

Gallifrey One: 30 Years in the Tardis (Feb 15 - 17, 2019) - Doctor Who convention - SOLD OUT

Los Angeles Airport Marriott, 5855 W. Century Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90045

Registration: Sold Out

Facebook Group - Facebook Events - Twitter - YouTube

 

Orccon (Feb 15 - 18, 2019) - Gaming

Los Angeles Airport Hilton, 5711 W Century Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90045

Rooms: TBA

Memberships: $55 in advance, $65 at the door

Facebook Group -Twitter

 

Southern California Writers Conference (Feb 16 - 18, 2019)

Crowne Plaza San Diego, 2270 Hotel Cir N, San Diego, CA 92108

Memberships: $300 to TBA, then $450

Contact Page

 

Long Beach Comic Expo (Feb 16 - 17, 2019)

Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center, 200 S Pine Ave, Long Beach, CA 90802

Guests: Joe Kerry, Martin Klebba, Robert Broski, Don McGregor, others.

Tickets: $55 in advance, $60 at the door

Facebook Group - Twitter

 

ConDor 26: Thru the Looking Glass (Feb 22 - 24, 2019) - SF&F Convention

Handlery Hotel, 950 Hotel Cir N, San Diego, CA 92108

Rate: $120/night

Guests: Chad Hatter, Doc Phineas, River Song

Memberships: $50

Facebook Group

 

The Weekend Blender Indoor Mall Show (Feb 23 - 24, 2019)

Sierra Vista Mall, 1050 Shaw Ave., Clovis CA 93612

Guests: TBA

Free

 

Riverside Dickens Festival (Feb 23 - 24, 2019)

Main Street between University Avenue and 11th Street, Riverside CA 92501

Tickets: Festival Free, but there are numerous events with individual costs.

Facebook Group - Twitter

 

Genre-LA Speculative Fiction Creative Writing Conference (Feb 22 - 24, 2019)

Los Angeles Valley College, 5800 Fulton Ave, Van Nuys CA 91401

Hotel: The Mikado Hotel, 12600 Riverside Drive, North Hollywood, California, 91607

Faculty: Elaine Ash, A. G. Billig, Craig Faustus Buck, Kimberly Blagrove, more

Membership: $349 in Jan, $449 to 2/22/17, $449 at door.

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

HauntX (Feb 23- 24, 2019) - DYI Haunter Con

Fairplex, 1101 W McKinley Ave, Pomona, CA 91768

Hotels: TBA

Tickets: TBA

Facebook Group

 

Riverside Dickens Festival (Feb 23- 24, 2019)

Main Street between University Avenue and 11th Street, Riverside CA 92501

Tickets: Festival Free, but there are numerous events with individual costs.

Facebook Group - Facebook Event - Twitter

 

San Diego Festival of Science and Engineering (Mar 2 - 10, 2019)

Located Throughout San Diego County

Facebook Group - Twitter - Instagram - Pintrest

 

New Orleans Mardi Gras Ball: 1872 (Mar 2, 2019; 8 pm - midnight)

Dance Lesson: 7 pm

Alameda Elks Lodge #1015, 2255 Santa Clara Ave, Alameda, CA 94501

Tickets: $20 in advance (by Feb 23), $25 at the door.

 

San Diego Comic Fest (Mar 7 - 10, 2019)

Four Points by Sheraton, 8110 Aero Dr, San Diego, CA 92123

Guests: Sergio Aragones, Bill Schelly, John Semper, James Robinson, others.

Memberships: $50

Facebook Group - Facebook Event - Twitter - Instagram

 

FogCon (Mar 8 - 10, 2019) - Literary SF&F Convention

Theme: Friendship

Walnut Creed Marriott, 2355 North Main Street, Walnut Creek, CA 94596

Rooms: $109

Guests: TBA

Memberships: $60 to Nov 30, $70 to Jan 6, $80 to Mar 1, $90 at door

Contact - Facebook - Twitter - Live Journal - Dreamwidth

 

Sonora Celtic Faire (Mar 8 - 10, 2019)

Mother Lode Fairgrounds, 220 Southgate Dr., Sonora, CA 95370

Tickets: TBA

Contact Page - Facebook Group

 

San Diego Rocket Con (Mar 9, 2019, 10 am - 7 pm; Mar 10, 2019; 10 am - 5 pm)

Scottish Rite Event Center, 1895 Camino Del Rio South, San Diego CA

$20, more for special passes

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Arcade Expo 5.0 (Mar 15 - 17, 2019)

Museum of Pinball, 700 South Hathaway, Banning, CA 92220

Memberships: TBA

Contact - Facebook Group

 

Ani-Me Con (Mar 16 - 17, 2019)

Big Fresno Fairgrounds, 1121 S Chance Ave, Fresno, CA 93702

Guests: Brianna Kinderbock, Erik Scott Kimerer, Arlena Fae, Bat Party 4 Kids, others.

Tickets: $20

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

STARWARS DAY: Light vs Dark (Mar 17, 2019; 3 - 11:55 pm)

Disneyland Resort, 1313 South Harbor Boulevard, Anaheim, CA 92802

Tickets: Disneyland passes

 

Clockwork Alchemy (Mar 22 - 24, 2019) - Steampunk Convention

Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport, 1333 Bayshore Highway, Burlingame CA 94010

Memberships: TBA

Contact - Facebook Group - Twitter

 

Consonance (Mar 22 - 24, 2019) - Filk Convention

Crowne Plaza Silicon Valley, 777 Bellew Dr., Milpitas CA 95035

Rate: TBA

Guests: Tomboat, Vanessa Cardui, Char MacKay

Facebook

 

Wondercon (Mar 29 - 31, 2019) - Comic Book and Popular Culture Con

Anaheim Convention Center, 800 W Katella Ave., Anaheim CA 92802

Hotels: TBA

Special Guests: TBA

Memberships: Must get membership ID then purchase when come available

Facebook Group - Twitter

 

Wild West Steam Fest (Apr 6 - 7, 2018; 11 am - 7 pm)

Heritage Museum of Orange County, 3101 W Harvard St, Santa Ana, CA 92704

Tickets: TBA

Facebook Group - Facebook Event - Instagram

 

Gotham by Gaslight Dance: 1895 (Apr 6, 2019; 8 pm - midnight)

Dance Lesson: 7 pm

Alameda Elks Lodge #1015, 2255 Santa Clara Ave, Alameda, CA 94501

Tickets: $20 in advance (by Mar 30), $25 at the door.

 

Gaslight Gathering (Apr 12 - 14, 2019)

Handlery Hotel, 950 Hotel Cir N, San Diego, CA 92108

Rate: TBA

Guests: TBA.

Tickets: $70 to ?, VIP $90

Facebook Group - Facebook Event - Twitter

 

Dapper Day (Apr 13 - 14, 2019)

Special Disney Hotel Rates Available

Facebook Group - Twitter - Instagram - Tumblr

 

Dapper Day Expo (NApr 13 - 14)

Disneyland Hotel, 1150 West Magic Way, Anaheim, CA 92802

Tickets: TBA

 

Dapper Day at the Fun Park (Apr 14)

Disneyland Resort, 1313 South Harbor Boulevard, Anaheim, CA 92802

Memberships: Disneyland Tickets!

 

Medieval California Festival (Apr 13 - 14, 2019)

Kern County Museum Grounds, 3801 Chester Ave., Bakersfield CA 93301

Tickets: $14

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Babscon (Apr 19 - 22, 2018)- My Little Pony Con

Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport, 1333 Bayshore Highway, Burlingame CA 94010

Guest of Honor: John De Lancie, Kelly Sheridan, Trevor Devall, Amy Keating Rogers

Memberships: $70 and up

Contact - Facebook Group - Facebook Event - Twitter - Tumblr

 

The Cloud City Ball (May 4, 2019; 8 pm - midnight)

Dance Lesson: 7 pm

Alameda Elks Lodge #1015, 2255 Santa Clara Ave, Alameda, CA 94501

Tickets: $20 in advance (by Apr 27), $25 at the door.

 

2019 SFWA Nebula Conference (May 16 - 19, 2019)

Warner Center Marriott, 21850 Oxnard Street, Woodland Hills, California 91367

Tickets: 184.87 - 274. 18

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Comic Con Revolution (May 18 -19, 2019)

Ontario Convention Center, 2000 E Convention Center Way, Ontario, CA 91764

Hotel: Doubletree by Hilton Ontario Airport, 222 N Vineyard Ave, Ontario, CA 91764

Guests: TBA

Tickets: TBA

Facebook Group - Facebook Event - Twitter - Instagram

 

Pirate Days (May 18 - 19, 2019; 10 am - 4 pm)

Maritime Museum, 1492 N. Harbor Dr., San Diego CA 92101

Facebook Group

 

Avalon Ball (May 18, 2019; 6 - 10 pm) - 20s and 30s dance

Avalon Casino Ballroom, 1 Casino Way, Avalon, CA 90704

Tickets: $70 ($60 for ADSLA member)

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Gamex (May 24 - 28, 2019) - Gaming

Los Angeles Airport Hilton, 5711 W Century Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90045

Rooms: TBA

Memberships: TBA

Facebook Group - Facebook Event - Twitter

 

Anime Conji (May 31 - Jun 2, 2019)

San Diego Marriott Mission Valley, 8757 Rio San Diego Dr, San Diego, CA 92108

Rate: $139

Guests: TBA

Membership: TBA

Facebook Group - Twitter

 

The Rainbow Ball (Jun 1, 2019; 8 pm - midnight) - Dances of late 18th, early 19th century

Dance Lesson: 7 pm

Alameda Elks Lodge #1015, 2255 Santa Clara Ave, Alameda, CA 94501

Tickets: $20 in advance (by May 25), $25 at the door.

 

Whedoncon (Jun 7 - 9, 2019) - Charity convention devoted to the work of Joss Whedon

Warner Center Marriott Woodland Hills, 21850 Oxnard St, Woodland Hills, CA 91367

Guests: Dagney Kerr, James Marsters, Gigi Edgley, Camden Toy

Memberships: $70

Facebook Group - Facebook Event - Twitter - Instagram - Tumblr

 

Robo Toy Fest (Jun 9, 2019; 9 am - 5 pm)

Pasadena Convention Center, 300 East Green Street, Pasadena, CA 91101

Guests: TBA

$10 ($15 for 9 am early admission; Free after 4 pm)

Contact - Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Modesto's Graffiti Con-Comic & Car Show (Jun 23, 2019; 10 am - 5 pm)

Modesto Centre Plaza, 1000 L St, Modesto, California 95354

Tickets: $5 at door. Proceeds go to Modesto Area Music Association.

 

Anime Expo (Jul 3 - 7, 2019)

Los Angeles Convention Center, 1201 South Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA 90015

Hotels

Guests: A22/7, ACDC Rag, Adams Gibbs, Adi Shankar, others.

Membership: TBA

Facebook Group - Facebook Event - Twitter - Google+ - Tumblr - Youtube - RSS - Instagram - Flickr

 

E3 (Jun 11 - 13, 2019) - Electronics Expo

Location: TBA, Los Angeles CA

Hotels: TBA

Tickets: TBA

Facebook Group

 

Polycon 37 (Jun 21 - 23, 2019) - Gaming

California Polytechnic State University Student Union, 1 Grand Ave, San Luis Obispo, CA 93407

 

North American Discworld Convention 2019 (Jul 12 - 15, 2019)

Los Angeles Airport Marriott, 5855 W. Century Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90045

Rooms: $149

Guests: Bernard Pearson, Reb Voyce, Ian Mitchell, Colin Smythe, others

Memberships: $100 til TBA

Facebook Group

 

San Diego Comic-con International (Jul 17 - 21, 2019) - Comic and Media Convention

San Diego Convention Center, 111 West Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101

Contact

 

Central Coast Renaissance Festival (Jul 20 - 21, 2019)

Leguna Lake Park, 504 Madonna R., San Louis Obispo CA 93405

Tickets: TBA

Facebook Group

 

Costume College (July 25 - 29, 2019)

Warner Center Marriott, 21850 Oxnard St, Woodland Hills, CA 91367

Rooms: TBA

Registration: TBA

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Escon (Jul 26 - 28, 2019) - Gaming Convention
McMahan House, Cal State San Marcos, San Marcos, CA
Tickets: TBA

Facebook Group

 

OzCon 2019 (Jul 26 - 28, 2019)

Kellogg West, 3801 W Temple Ave, Bldg 76, Pomona, California 91768

Guests: Raymond F. Wohl, Kurt Raymond, more TBA

Tickets: TBA

Facebook Group

 

Animanga Expo 2018 (Aug 2 - 4, 2019)

Fairplex, Hall 4, 1101 W McKinley Ave, Pomona, California 91768

Guests: TBA

Tickets: $25 to ?, the TBA

Facebook Group

 

The 1776 Picnic Dance (Aug 3, 2019; 8 pm - midnight)

Picnic Luncheon: 11 am

Formal Dancing: 1 - 4:30 pm

Lincoln Park, 1450 High St., Alameda CA

Free

 

Silicon Valley Comic Con (Aug 16 - 18, 2019)

San Jose Convention Center, 150 West San Carlos Street, San Jose, CA 95113

Guests: TBA

Tickets: $99

Facebook Group - Twitter - Instagram

 

D23 (Aug 23 - 25, 2019) - Disney Expo

Anaheim Convention Center, 800 W Katella Ave., Anaheim CA 92802

 

Gateway (Aug 30 - Sep 2, 2019) - Gaming

Los Angeles Airport Hilton, 5711 W Century Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90045

Rooms: TBA

Memberships: TBA

Facebook Group - Twitter

 

The Gold Rush Ball (Sep 7, 2019; 8 pm - midnight)

Dance Lesson: 7 pm

Alameda Elks Lodge #1015, 2255 Santa Clara Ave, Alameda, CA 94501

Tickets: $20 in advance (by Aug 31), $25 at the door.

 

The Prohabition Speakeasy Ball (Oct 5, 2019; 8 pm - midnight)

Dance Lesson: 7 pm

Alameda Elks Lodge #1015, 2255 Santa Clara Ave, Alameda, CA 94501

Tickets: $20 in advance (by Aug 31), $25 at the door.

 

World Fantasy Convention 2019 (Oct 31 - Nov 3, 2019)

Theme: Fantasy Noir

Los Angeles Airport Marriott, 5855 W. Century Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90045

Rate: $149

Guests: Tad Williams, Chris McGrath, Margo Lanagan, Beth Mecham.

Membership: $200 to 11/4/18, then TBA

 

Le Bal des Vampires (Nov 2, 2019; 8 pm - midnight)

Dance Lesson: 7 pm

Alameda Elks Lodge #1015, 2255 Santa Clara Ave, Alameda, CA 94501

Tickets: TBA

 

A Victorian Twelfth Night Ball (Jan 4, 2020; 8 pm - midnight)

Dance Lesson: 7 pm

Alameda Elks Lodge #1015, 2255 Santa Clara Ave, Alameda, CA 94501

Tickets: TBA

 

A Victorian Twelfth Night Ball (Jan 4, 2020; 8 pm - midnight)

 

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