California Geekdom:

Conventions, Faires and Events

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

 


 

Worldcon 76 (Aug 16 - 20, 2018)

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

Hotels

Guests of Honor: Spider Robinson, Pierre and Sandy Pettinger, Edgar Pangborn, Chelsea Quinn Yarbro, Bob Wilkins

Tickets: $160 til ?

Facebook Group - Twitter

 

Power Morphicon 2018 (Aug 17 - 20, 2018)

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

Hotel: Hilton Anaheim, 777 W Convention Way, Anaheim, CA 92802

Rate: $179

Guests: Jason David Frank, Peter Sudarso, Nico Greetham, Zoe Robins, others.

Tickets: $70 - $300

Facebook Group - Facebook Page

 

Anime California (Aug 17 - 19, 2018)

Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel and Convention Center, 2500 N Hollywood Way, Burbank, CA 91505

Rate: $159

Guests of Honor: TBA

Tickets: $35

Facebook Group - Facebook Group - Twitter

 

Stocktoncon (Aug 18 - 19, 2018)

Stockton Arena, 248 W Fremont St, Stockton, CA 95203        

Guests: Mary Claypool, Les Claypool, Joe Ochman, Chris Tergliafera, others.

Tickets: TBA

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Riverside Regional Comic Con (Aug 18 - 19, 2018)

Cesar Chavez Community Center, 2060 University Ave, Riverside, CA 92507

 

7th Annual Sunset Beach Furry Bonfire (Aug 18, 2018; 6 am - 10 pm)

Bolsa Chica State Beach, Huntington Beach, California 92649

 

Festival of the Rose/Summer Arts (Dreiburgen) (Aug 18, 9 am - 7 pm) - Society for Creative Anachronism

Riverside Masonic Lodge #634, 6785 Palm Ave, Riverside, CA 92506

 

War Mart - Wasteland Weekend pre-event Summer Sale! (Aug 18, 2018; 10 am - 4 pm)

5735 E Washington Blvd, Commerce, CA 90040-2228

 

TwainFest 2018 (Aug 18, 2018; 11 AM - 4:30 pm)

Old Town San Diego State Historic Park, 4002 Wallace St, San Diego, California 92110

Facebook

 

Wizards Assemble Pub Crawl: San Jose (Aug 18, 2018; 4 - 10 pm)

Start location: Britannia Arms, 173 W. Santa Clara St., San Jose CA 95113

Tickets: $20 as of Jul 7, more as event draws closer

Facebook

 

Pirate Meet Up (Aug 18, 2018; 8 - 11 pm)

New Starboard Attitude, 202 Fishermans Wharf, Redondo Beach, California 90277

 

Club Bled (Aug 18, 2018; 8:45 pm - 2 am)

Sanctuary I.E., 107 E 1st St, Los Angeles, CA 90012

$20, $15 if in vampire or medical attire

 

Kin-Yoobi Con (Aug 19, 2018; 11 am - 8 pm) - Anime

Newark Pavillion, 6430 Thornton Ave, Newark, CA 94560

Guests: Sumiko Saulson, Miss Marisa Cosplay, Liliphae, Kohalu, others.

Tickets: $12 in advance, $15 at door

Facebook Group - Twitter - Instagram

 

Palm Springs International Animation Festival (Aug 22 - 25, 2018)

Palm Springs Air Museum, 745 N Gene Autry Trail, Palm Springs, CA 92262

Palm Springs Cultural Center Theatre, 2300 E Baristo Rd., Palm Springs, CA 92262

Tickets

 

The 21st Annual International Mars Society Convention (Aug 23 - 26, 2018)

Pasadena Convention Center, 300 E Green St, Pasadena, CA 91101

Tickets: $180 for regular members, $240 nonmembers

 

Red Herring 1950s Super Spy Mystery Cruise to Baja (Aug 24 - 27, 2018)

Carnival Inspiration Cruise Ship, Long Beach, California 90703

Registration: $495 - $990

Facebook

 

ToyXpo (Aug 24 - 26, 2018)

Santa Clara Convention Center, 5001 Great America Pkwy, Santa Clara, CA 95054

Guests: Noah Schnapp, Cara Bruno, Gil Gerard, Mark Steger, others.

Tickets: $30 and up

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Labyrinth Masquerade XXI (Aug 24 & 25, 2018)

The Millenium Biltmore, 506 S. Grand Ave., Los Angeles CA 90071

Tickets: $111 both nights, $59 Friday, $70 Sunday

Facebook

 

Comic Con Palm Springs (Aug 24 - 26, 2018)

Palm Springs Air Museum, 745 N Gene Autry Trail, Palm Springs, CA 92262

Tickets

 

ScareLA (Aug 25 - 26, 2018) - Halloween Convention

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

Membership: $50

Facebook Group - Twitter

 

Midsummers Fairytale Celtic Renaissance Fair (Aug 25 - 26, 2018)

Amador County Fair and Event Center, 18621 Sherwood St, Plymouth, California 95669

Tickets: $15

Facebook Group

 

Lompoc Pirate Festival (Aug 25 - 26, 2018; 10 am - 6 pm)

Lompoc River Park, CA-246 & Sweeney Rd, Lompoc, CA 93436

Tickets: $10

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

Power-Con (Aug 25 - 26, 2018) - Masters of the Universe convention

Torrance Marriott Redondo Beach, 3635 Fashion Way, Torrance, CA 90503

Hotel Block sold out.  Check alternative hotels

Tickets[JH1] : TBA

Guests: Wellinton Alves

Facebook Group - Twitter

 

The Weekend Blender Indoor Mall Show (Aug 25 - 26, 2018)

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

 

Leodamas of Thebes Tournament (Aug 25, 2018; 9 am - 5 pm) - Society for Creative Anachronism

Allied Gardens Recreation Center, 5155 Greenbrier Ave., San Diego, California 92120

 

San Diego Festival of Books (Aug 25, 2018; 10 am - 5 pm)

Arts District Liberty Station, 2640 Historic Decatur Rd, San Diego, California 92106

Facebook

 

Beach Day Cosplay Photoshoot (Aug 25, 2018; 1 - 8 pm)

Oceanside Pier, The Strand N, Oceanside, CA 92054

 

Wizards Assemble Pub Crawl: Sacramento (Aug 25, 2018; 4 - 10 pm)

Start location: Republic Bar & Grill, 908 15th St, Sacramento, CA 95814

Tickets: $20 as of Jul 7, more as event draws closer

Facebook

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7th Annual Harry Potter Roller Skating Night - Finale (Aug 25 , 2018; 8 - 11 pm )

Moonlight Rollerway, 5110 San Fernando Rd, Glendale, CA 91204

$15 (Rollerway admission)

Facebook

 

Greater Bay Area Costumers Guild: Havana '52 (Aug 25, 2018; 7 - 11 pm)

Alameda Eagles #1076, 2305 Alameda Ave, Alameda, California 94501

Tickets: $20

 

Nerdy at Disneyland 3rd Annual (Aug 26, 2018; 11 am - 11:55 pm)

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

Tickets: Disneyland passes

 

Albany-Berkeley Anime-Comic Con (Aug 26, 2018; 11 am - 4 pm)

AlbanyTri, 1325 Portland Ave, Albany, California 94706

$5 in advance, $7 at the door

 

Akiba Day: Summer Vacation Episode (Aug 26, 2018; 11:50 am - 6:50 pm) - Cosplay

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

 

San Diego Sea Shanty Festival (Aug 26, 2018; noon - 5 pm)

Maritime Museum of San Diego, 1492 N Harbor Dr., San Diego, California 92101

 

Superhero Day at Disneyland (Aug 26, 2018; noon - 11:55 pm)

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

Tickets: Disneyland passes

 

Highland War (Aug 30 - Sep 2, 2018) - Society for Creative Anachronism

Mojave Narrows Regional Park, 18000 Yates Rd, Victorville, California 92395

 

GAMER Nerd Night & Cosplay Karaoke Party  (Aug 30, 2018; 7 pm - 12:30 am)

Dave & Busters, 400 S Baldwin Ave, Ste 930U, Arcadia, California 91007

Tickets: $10

 

PacificCon 40 (Aug 31 - Sep 3, 2018)

Santa Clara Marriott Hotel, 2700 Mission College Blvd, Santa Clara, CA 95054

Tickets: $45, more for special packages

 

Gateway (Aug 31 - Sep 3, 2018) - Gaming

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

Rooms: $139

Memberships: $50 in advance, $60 at the door

Facebook Group - Twitter

 

Pacificon Game Expo (Aug 31 - Sep 3, 2018)

Santa Clara Marriott Hotel, 2700 Mission College Blvd., Santa Clara CA 95054

Rooms: $130

Guests: Luke Laurie, Alan Emrich, Karl Kreder, Tim Porter, others.

Tickets: $50 to Jun 1 then TBA

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

M7Con (Aug 31 - Sep 3, 2018) - Magnificent 7 and Old West Film Festival - Cancelled for 2018, back in 2019.

 

SacAnime Summer 2018 (Aug 31 - Sep 2, 2018) - Gaming

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

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

Rooms: TBA

Guests of Honor: Richard Epcar, Jamie Marchi, Ellyn Stern.

Memberships: TBA

Forums - Facebook Group - Facebook event - Twitter

 

Horrible Imaginings Film Festival (Aug 31 - Sep 2, 2018)

Museum of Photographic Arts, 1649 El Prado, Balboa Park, San Diego, CA 92101

Tickets: $75 for full festival

Facebook Group

 

CrunchyRoll Expo (Sep 1 - 3, 2018) - Anime Con

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

Tickets: $65

Facebook Group - Facebook Event - Twitter - Instagram

 

Huntington Beach Civil War Days (Sep 1 - 2, 2018)

Huntington Beach Central Park, 18000 Goldenwest St, Huntington Beach, CA 92648

Free

Facebook

 

Scottish Gathering and Games (Sep 1 - 2, 2018) - Includes Living History

Alameda County Fairgrounds, 4501 Pleasanton Ave. Alameda CA 94566

Tickets: $35 in advance, then $40 (2-days)

 

Visalia Anime-Comic Con (Sep 1, 2018; 11 am - 4 pm)

Visalia Veterans Memorial District, 609 W Center Ave, Visalia, California 93291

$5 in advance, $7 at the door

 

The Doctor Dances with Jane: 1795 (Sep 1, 2018; 8 pm - midnight)

Dance Lesson: 7 pm

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

Tickets: $20 to 8/25, $25 at door.

 

Turlock Anime-Comic Con (Sep 3, 2018; 11 am - 4 pm)

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

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

 

Long Beach Comic Con (Sep 8 - 9, 2018)

Long Beach Convention Center, 300 E Ocean Blvd, Long Beach, CA 90802

Guests: TBA.

Tickets: $60 in advance, $65 at the door.

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Game of Thrones Live Concert Experience (Sep 8, 2018; 8 - 11 pm)

SAP Center, 525 W Santa Clara St, San Jose, California 95113

Tickets: $55.50 - 121

 

Game of Thrones Live Concert Experience (Sep 9, 2018; 8 - 11 pm)

The Forum, 3900 W Manchester Blvd, Inglewood, California 90305

Tickets: : $39.50 - $125

 

Game of Thrones Live Concert Experience (Sep 11, 2018; 8 - 11 pm)

Viejas Arena, 5500 Canyon Crest Drive, San Diego, California 92182

Tickets: $43 - 377

 

Son of Monsterpalooza (Sep 14 - 16, 2018) - Horror Con

Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel and Convention Center, 2500 N Hollywood Way, Burbank, CA 91505

Rooms: $144

Guests: Kathy Najimy, Fairuza Balk, Joanna Cassidy, Annabeth Gish, others.

Tickets: $60

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

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

 

California Republic Comic Con (Sep 15, 2018; 10 am - 6 pm)

Merced County Fairgrounds, 900 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Merced, CA 95340

Guests: Gary Lockwood, Sean Kenney, Jimmy Hunt, Alison MacInnis, others.

Tickets: $10

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Super Dimension Convention 2018 (Sep 15, 2018; 11 am - 7 pm)

Torrance Cultural Arts Center, 3330 Civic Center Dr N, Torrance, California 90503

Tickets: $10 thru 3/31, $12 thru 6/30, $15 thru 9/30, $20 October and at the door.

 

Wizards Assemble Pub Crawl: Riverside (Sep 15, 2018; 4 - 10 pm)

Start location: TBA

Tickets: TBA

Facebook

 

Wizards Assemble Pub Crawl: San Diego (Sep 15, 2018; 4 - 10 pm)

Start location: TBA

Tickets: TBA

Facebook

 

Mary Shelley Ball (Sep 15, 2018; 8 - 11:30 pm)

San Mateo Masonic Lodge, 100 N. Ellsworth Ave., San Mateo CA

$25 at the door

Facebook

 

Art of Pop (Sep 16; 10 am - 5 pm )

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

Free

Facebook Group

 

Fairfield Anime-Comic Con (Sep 16; 11 am - 4 pm )

City of Fairfield Community Center, 1000 Kentucky St, Fairfield, California

$6

 

Southern California Writers Conference (Sep 21 - 23, 2018)

Wyndham Irvine Hotel, 17941 Von Karman Avenue, Irvine, CA 92614

Memberships: $425

Contact

 

A Bewitching Fete: Halloween art and Curious Goods (Sep 21 - 22, 2018; 10 am - 5 pm)

Veterans Memorial Hall, 301 Main St., Pleasanton CA

$20

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Vista Viking Festival 2018 (Sep 22 - 23, 2018)

Vista Viking Festival, 2006 E Vista Way, Vista, California 92084

Facebook

 

Fangaea Con (Sep 22 - 23, 2018)

Town & Country Hotel and Convention Center, 500 Hotel Cir. North, San Diego CA 92108

Rate: $129

Guests of Honor: Derek Stephan Prince, Chris Patton

Tickets: $30 to 9/21, then $40; VIP tickets: $75

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Folsom Renaissance Fair (Sep 22 - 23, 2018)

Folsom Lions Park, 403 Stafford St, Folsom, California 95630

Tickets: $12 in advance, $16 at the gate

Facebook Group

 

San Diego Costume Guild 2018 Annual Sale (Sep 22 - 23, 2018; 10 am - 5 pm)

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

 

Nerd-Bot Con (Sep 22, 2018; 10 am - 5 pm)

Pasadena Convention Center, 300 E Green St, Pasadena, CA 91101

Tickets: $16

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Santa Rosa Toy Con (Sep 22, 2018; 10 am - 5 pm) - Toys, Comics, Games, Cosplay

Sonoma County Fairgrounds, 1350 Bennett Valley Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95404

Guests: Adam Baldwin, Lou Diamond Phillips

Contact Page - Email - Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Alpha Omega Con V (Sep 22, 2018; 10 am - 6 pm) - Christian Comic Convention

The Well Foursquare Churchl, 12054E, 183rd St.,, Artesia, CA 90701

Tickets: $5 to 9/23, $10 at the door

 

NorCal Summer Cosplay Gathering 2018 (Sep 22, 2018; 10 am - 6 pm)

Coyote Point Recreation Area, 1701 Coyote Point Dr, San Mateo, California 94401

 

Baggins Birthday Bash 2018 (Sep 22, 2018; noon - 6 pm)

Mineral Wells Picnic Area, Griffith Park Dr, Los Angeles, California 90027

 

Harvest Masquerade Regency Ball 2018 (Sep 22, 2018; 5:30 - 9:30 pm)

Playford Plodders English Country Dance, 1800 El Prado, Rm 203 San Diego, CA

 

Wizards Assemble Pub Crawl: Los Angeles (Sep 22, 2018; 4 - 10 pm)

Start location: TBA

Tickets: TBA

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Wizards Assemble Pub Crawl: San Francisco (Sep 22, 2018; 4 - 10 pm)

Start location: TBA

Tickets: TBA

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

LCSB Super Hero Cosplay Photo Shoot (Sep 23, 2018; 11 am - 6 pm)

MAZ cáfe con leche, 608 N Lacy St, Santa Ana, California 92701

 

Auburn Anime-Comic Con (Sep 23, 2018; 11 am - 4 pm)

Gold Country Fairgrounds, 1273 High St, Auburn, California 95603

$6 in advance, $8 at the door

 

Cosplay Cafe Photoshoot and Hangout Spot (Sep 23, 2018; 1 - 7:30 pm)

Fairmount Park, 2601 Fairmount Blvd, Riverside, California 92501

 

Roaring Twenties Street Jam: Merry-Go-Round Jam & Cirque Side Show (Sep 23, 2018; 6 - 10 pm)

Griffith Park Merry Go Round, 4730 Crystal Springs Dr, Los Angeles, California 90027

Tickets: $35 to ?, then $40

 

Wasteland Weekend (Sep 26 - 30, 2018) - Post Apocalypse Party

California City, CA (members will camp in desert)

Memberships: $195

Email - Contact Page - Facebook Group - Facebook Event - Forum - Tumblr

 

Kraken Con (Sep 28 - 30, 2018)

Oakland Convention Center, 550 10th St, Oakland, CA 94607

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

Guests: Kari Wahlgren, more TBA

Tickets: $40 to 9/26, then $45

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

KVMR Celtic Festival (Sep 28 - 30, 2018) - Celtic Music Festival

Nevada County Fairgrounds, 11228 McCourtney Rd., Grass Valley CA 95949

Tickets

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Sacramento Horror Film Festival (Sep 28 - 29, 2018)

Historic Colonial Theatre, 3522 Stockton Blvd., Sacramento CA 95820

Tickets: TBA                                 

Facebook Group - Twitter - Google+

 

Calico Days: Calico Ghost Town (Sep 29 - 30, 2018)

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

Admission: $10

 

All Hallow's Art Fest (Sep 29, 2018; 9 am - 3 pm)

Hermann Sons Hall, 860 Western Ave, Petaluma, California 94952

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Wizards Assemble Pub Crawl: Santa Barbara (Sep 29, 2018; 4 - 10 pm)

Start location: TBA

Tickets: TBA

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Tim Burton / LAIKA Tribute Gallery at the Halloween Artist Lodge (Sep 29, 2018, 5 - 9:30 pm)

Boys & Girls Club of Stanton, 11050 Cedar St, Stanton, California 90680

Free

 

Comic Book and Collectibles Show (Sep 30; 10 am - 5 pm )

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

Free

Facebook Group

 

Santa Clarita Comic and Toy Expo (Sep 30, 2018; 10 am - 5 pm)

College of the Canyons, 26455 Rockwell Canyon Rd, Santa Clarita, California 91355

Tickets: $5 in advance, $10 at the door

 

Great Western War (Oct 2 - 8, 2018) - SCA War

Buena Vista Aquatic Recreational Area, 13601 Ironbark Rd, Taft, CA 93268

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Shriekfest (Oct 4 - 7, 2018) - Horror/SciFi Film Festival/Screenplay Competition

Various locations in Los Angeles, CA

Contact - Facebook Group - Twitter

 

Buccaneer Weekend (Oct 4 - 7, 2018)

Catalina Isthmus, Two Harbors, CA 90704

Tickets: TBA

Facebook Group

 

Gaslight Steampunk Expo (Oct 5 - 7, 2018)

Town and Country Hotel and Convention Center, 500 Hotel Circle N San Diego, CA 92108

Rooms: $130 s/d, $150 t, $170 q

Guests: James Blaylock, Scott Brodeen

Memberships: $55, $140 VIP pass

Contact Page - Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

Wizard World Sacramento Comic Con (Oct 5 - 7, 2018)

Cal Expo, 1600 Exposition Blvd., Sacramento CA 95815

Hotels

Tickets: $79.95

Facebook - Twitter - Instagram - Youtube

 

San Diego Maker Faire (Oct 6 - 7, 2018)

Balboa Park, San Diego CA 92101

Tickets: $16 to 8/31, $21 to 10/5, $29 at door; Weekend passes available.

Facebook Group

 

Medieval Festival of Courage (Oct 6 - 7, 2018; 10 am - 5 pm)

Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze in Blue Lake , 2370 Glendale Drive, McKinleyville CA 95525

Tickets: $6

 

Rocklin Mini Maker Faire (Oct 6 , 2017; 9 am - 4 pm )

Sierra College, 5100 Sierra College Blvd., Rocklin, CA 95677

Free

 

Rowdycon (Oct 6, 2018; 10 am - 6 pm)

Student Union and Dorothy Donahoe Hall, California State University Bakersfield

Guests: Lonstermash, Carrie Swidecki, George the Giant

Tickets: $10

Facebook Group

 

Rocklin Mini Maker Faire (Oct 6, 2018; 10 am - 5 pm)

Sierra College, Sierra College Blvd. and Rocklin Rd., Rocklin CA 95677

 

Fantastic Speakeasies and Where to Find Them: 1927 (Oct 6, 2018; 8 pm - midnight)

Dance Lesson: 7 pm

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

Tickets: $20 to 9/29, $25 at door.

 

Playford to the Present English Country Dance Ball (Oct 6, 2018; 6:30 - 9:30 pm)

Pasadena Scottish Rite,

150 N Madison Ave, Pasadena, California 91101

Facebook

 

Spooky Con Fresno (Oct 7, 2018; 11 am - 4 pm)

C P D E S Hall, 172 W Jefferson Ave, Fresno, California 93706

$5 in advance, $7 at the door

 

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

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

Tickets: TBA

Facebook Group

 

Indiecade (Oct 11 - 13, 2018)

Downtown LA / Little Tokyo, Los Angeles, California 90012

Facebook Group - Twitter - Youtube - Tumblr

 

Big Bad Con (Oct 11 - 14, 2018) - Gaming

Marriott Walnut Creek, 2355 N. Main St., Walnut Creek CA 94596

Rate: $129

Tickets: TBA

Facebook Group

 

Sinister Creature Con (Oct 13 - 14, 2018; 11 am - 6 pm, 10 am early admission) - Horror Con

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

Guests: TBA

Tickets:  TBA

Facebook Group - Facebook Event - Twitter - Youtube - Instagram

 

OuteRimCon (Oct 13 - 14, 2018) - Space Exploration Convention

Columbia Memorial Space Center, 12400 Columbia Way, Downey, California 90242

Guests: TBA

Tickets: $35

 

Oxnard Steam Fest and Fantasy Faire (Oct 13 - 14, 2018; 11 am - 5 pm)

Heritage Square Oxnard, 715 S A St, Oxnard, CA 93030

Tickets: $15/day, $15 for 2 days (presale only)

Facebook Group - Facebook Event - Twitter - Pintrest - YouTube - Instagram

 

Spooky Con Merced (Oct 13, 2018; 11 am - 4 pm)

American Legion Post 83, 939 W Main St, Merced, California 95340

$5 in advance, $6 at the door

 

My Hero Academia Cosplay Cafe (Oct 13, 2018; 11 am - 1 pm)

Preservation Park, 1233 Preservation Park Way, Oakland, California 94612

 

Expecto Bar Crawl (Oct 13, 2018; 3 - 9 pm)

Sacramento CA, starting location given to participants

Tickets: $25

 

Danse Macabre Halloween Ball (Oct 13, 2018; 6:30 - 1:30 pm)

Fullerton Ballroom & DanceSport Center, 114 E Commonwealth Ave, Fullerton, California 92832

Tickets: TBA Available Jul 14 at 11 am

 

Greater Bay Area Costumers Guild: Murder on the Delta King (Oct 13, 2018; 7 - 11 pm)

The Delta King, 1000 Front St, Sacramento, California 95814

Tickets: TBA

 

Redlands Cosplay Halloween Gathering Photo Shoot (Oct 14, 2018; 11 am - 4 pm)

Sylvan Park, 601 North University Street, Redlands, California 92374

 

Spooky Con Modesto (Oct 14, 2018; 11 am - 4 pm)

Clarion Modesto, 1612 Sisk Rd, Modesto, California 95350

$5 in advance, $7 at the door

 

Disneyland Lolita Day 2018 (Oct 14, 2018; noon - midnight)

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

Memberships: Disneyland Tickets!

 

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

 

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

 

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

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

 

Civil War Revisited (Oct 20 - 21, 2018)

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

Tickets: TBA

 

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)

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

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

Tickets: TBA                                                                                                               

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

 

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

Tower District, Fresno, Fresno, California 93728

$10

 

Trafalgar Day Picnic 2018 (Oct 21, 2018)

Rancho Camulos Museum, 5164 E Telegraph Rd, Fillmore, CA 93015

 

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: TBA

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

 

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: TBA

Facebook Group - Twitter - Youtube - 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: TBA

Facebook Group - Facebook Event - Twitter

 

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

$5 in advance, $6 at the door

 

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

 

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

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

$5 in advance, $6 at the door

 

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: TBA

Memberships: 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

 

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

 

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: $35 Early Bird, later $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

 

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

 

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

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

 

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

 

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; noon)

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

Tickets: TBA

Facebook Group - Twitter - Instagram - Google+ - Pinterest

 

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 O’Donoghue, 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: TBA, 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: TBA

 

Chara Expo (Nov 10 - 11, 2018)

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

Guests: TBA

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

Facebook Group

 

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

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

Tickets: $15

Facebook

 

Expecto Bar Crawl (Nov 10, 2018; 7 - 10 pm)

San Diego CA, starting location given to participants

Tickets: $25

 

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

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

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

 

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: TBA

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

ConEX2018 (Nov 17 - 18, 2018)

Alameda County Fairgrounds, 4501 Pleasanton Ave. Alameda CA 94566

Special Guests: Kevin Eastman

Tickets: $5

Email - Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

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

 

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: TBA

 

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: TBA

Memberships: $35 to 2/28/18, 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

 

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

 

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

 

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

Homenetman, 3000 Dolores St., Los Angeles CA

Free

Facebook Group - Twitter - Tumblr

 

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

 

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

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

Guests: TBA

Tickets: $8 in advance, $10

Contact - Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

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

Hartnell College, 411 Central Avenue, Salinas, CA 93901

Guests: TBA

Tickets: $20

Facebook Group

 

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 César Chávez, 1 Paseo De San Antonio, San Jose, CA 95113

 

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

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

 

SoCal Retro Gaming Expo (Jan 5 - 6, 2018; 9 am - 5 pm; 2019) - Video Games

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

Tickets: $20 to 30 Sep 18, then TBA

Facebook Group - Facebook Event - Twitter - Instagram

 

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

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

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

Facebook Group - Facebook Event

 

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: TBA

Memberships: TBA

Contact - Facebook Group - Facebook Event -Twitter

 

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

 

Anime Impulse (Jan 19 - 20, 2019)

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

Guests: TBA

Tickets: $15 presale, then 22

Facebook Group - Facebook Event - Twitter - Instagram

 

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

Facebook Group

 

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

 

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

 

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

Oakland Marriott City Center, 1001 Broadway, Oakland CA 94607

Tickets: TBA

 

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

 

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

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

Memberships: TBA

Contact Page

 

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

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

Guests: TBA

Tickets: TBA

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: TBA.

Memberships: $30 to ?, then TBA

Facebook Group

 

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 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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

Facebook Group

 

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

 

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