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Convention and Trade Show Schedule

This is a schedule of the game conventions that we know about, some of which we plan to attend. We are more than happy to help you promote your convention. If you'd like to add your con to our list, use our handy convention registry form.

We can also provide support to GMs who run SJ Games events at conventions and other types of convention support, such as GMs to run SJ Games events! Send mail to conventions@sjgames.com and let us know how we can help.

You can download these posters to publicize your games and help you find new players at conventions (or stores, or schools)!

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[SJG Attended] Conventions listed with this pyramid symbol will have an SJ Games staffer in attendance. (For a list of JUST those conventions we'll be attending, click here.) If you would like a Steve Jackson Games staffer at your event, please read our guidelines for requesting a guest for your convention.

Caution and Disclaimer: SJ Games provides this page as a public service. The information has been provided by the conventions themselves. We cannot be responsible for errors, changes of plans, hoaxes, or Acts of God. Or the other side, for that matter. If you plan to attend, please contact the convention and verify things for yourself ahead of time!


June 2017 • July 2017 • August 2017 • September 2017 • October 2017 • November 2017 • March 2018


June 2017

June 21: Bay Area Virtual Reality Expo – San Jose, CA
Location: San Jose Convention Center, 150 W San Carlos St, San Jose, CA 95113
Bay Area Virtual Reality Expo is the San Francisco Bay Area's largest consumer inclusive virtual reality expo! We've heard your wishes for more public presence in VR convention spaces, and now we're inviting you to come showcase your games and gear in a setting for developers and consumers alike. Bay Area VRX offers a weekend of experiences and exhibitions dedicated to the cutting-edge entertainment technology of the future! In addition, if any attendee or exhibitor who comes to Bay Area VRX is also invited to the Famous Monsters Halloween Bash, an exciting Halloween party on the same weekend, at no additional cost!
Contact Person: Phil Kim


July 2017

July 1-4: Westercon 70 / ConAlope 2017 / LepreCon 43 – Tempe, Arizona
Location: Tempe Mission Palms 60 East Fifth Street Tempe, AZ 85281 Phone: (480) 894-1400
ConAlope: Westercon 70 is a Western regional science fiction, fantasy, science, and pop culture convention that will be taking place on July 1st-4th, 2017 at the Tempe Mission Palms hotel in Tempe, Arizona. primary focus of ConAlope: Westercon 70 Westercon is a pop culture convention with a focus on science fiction and fantasy that travels around the area of the US and Canada west of the 104th meridian. It is selected like Worldcon with bidding, mail and at-con voting, and a 2-year lead time. Westercon 70 is sponsored by Leprecon Inc. and as such Westercon 70 will also be LepreCon 43. Leprecon Inc. is an Arizona federal 501(c)(3) non-profit volunteer corporation that exists to promote the science fiction and fantasy genres with a specific emphasis on art, with gaming as a sideline attraction for the convention named Conflagration Gaming event.
Contact Person: Earl C. Hedges Jr
For more info, contact: Westercon 70, c/o Dee Astell, 1616 N 56th Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85035


July 5-9: Dexcon 2017 – Morristown, NJ
Location: Morristown Hyatt Regency & Conference Center
96 hours of gaming with over 1100 scheduled events! The 20th edition of Dexcon promises to be bigger than ever with more of your favorite and more of the newest games available.
Contact Person: Matthew Proper-Lee
For more info, contact: 2443 Hudson St., East Meadow, NY 11554


July 6-9: ConnectiCon 2017 – Hartford, CT
Location: Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Blvd., Hartford, CT 06103
ConnectiCon is a membership-based organization, run by a very dedicated volunteer staff. ConnectiCon is New England's ONLY massively, multi-genre pop culture convention, the convention's focus is on all things pop culture and does every genre of pop culture in as big a way as possible. The event attracts over 12, 000 people to the Hartford area annually, and plans to expand to other venues in downtown Hartford. ConnectiCon was the proud recipient of the Bring It Home Award from the Greater Hartford Convention and Visitor's Bureau. In addition to hosting the annual members' convention held in Hartford each summer, ConnectiCon also offers MONTHLY member appreciation events throughout central Connecticut. ConnectiCon was founded in 2002 by a group of friends at the University of Hartford who, at the time, were involved in a related campus club known as The University of Hartford Science Fiction and Fantasy Guild ("The Guild"). After making long treks across the
Contact Person: Ray Migliaro, Director of Operations ConnectiCon
For more info, contact: 741 New Britain Avenue, Newington, CT 06111


*July 7-9: RTX – Austin, Texas
Location: Austin Convention Center, 500 E. Cesar Chavez, Austin, TX 78701
Contact Person: General Information
SJ Games Staff Attending: Ariel Barkhurst, Guy Himber, Hunter Shelburne, Jimmie Bragdon, and others to be announced


July 7-8: Salt Lake Gaming Con – Salt Lake, Utah
Location: South Towne Expo Center
Salt Lake Gaming Con is a convention that will focus on video games, tabletop games, and cosplay. The convention will feature top game developers from all over the country who will be demoing their games and running tournaments.
Contact Person: Breana Landon
For more info, contact: 395 south ironwood drive


July 8-9: Boys & Girls Club Con – Pass Christian, Mississippi
Location: Boys & Girls Club, 220 Church Ave, Pass Christian, MS 39571
The Boys & Girls Club Con is a general fandom convention with a heavy focus on cosplay. This event is open to fans of all ages and 100% of the proceeds will go directly to the Boys & Girls Club Gulf Coast. Fans who wear a cosplay to the convention will receive a discount off of admission at the door. We are proud to be supporters of cosplay is not consent and we will remove anyone who engages in harassment and/or body shaming during the event. We want all of our fans to have a fun and safe experience while at our convention. All cosplay costumes must be family and kid friendly. Once you are inside, we will have many fun activities available for you to participate in, including the following: • Cosplay contests with separate age/experience divisions • Table top gaming including board games, card games, role-playing games, and more • Fan groups including Dr. Who, Star Wars, Star Trek, Steampunk, other conventions, and more • Vendors with hand crafted, re
Contact Person: Steve Huckabee
For more info, contact: 10474 Steeplechase Drive, Gulfport, MS 39503


July 14-16: Cos-Losseum Cosplay Con: Atlanta – Atlanta, GA
Location: The Sheraton Atlanta Hotel, 165 Courtland St. NE, Atlanta, GA 30096
Cos-Losseum Cosplay Con is a multi-genre mini-convention that dreams big. Organized by The Cosplay Initiative, LLC, Much like every other Comic Con, Cos-Losseum brings together amazing guests, events, and vendors. But what's' unique about us is our focus to celebrating Cosplay craft, Gaming, and Cosplay Awareness. Our smaller scale provides a more intimate setting for the community and fans. You'll be able to make new friends, bond and network with other cosplayers and other fans during an unforgettable weekend. And help us raise funds and awareness for children living with terminal illnesses, as a portion of our proceeds go to support The Make-A-Wish® Georgia Foundation! We are a true multi-genre Cosplay and Gaming convention, and more. We strive to provide a fun and exciting event where Cosplayers and fans can gather to meet, greet, and compete with each other and special guests!!!
Contact Person: Java Green
For more info, contact: Cos-Losseum Con, C/O The Cosplay Initiative, LLC, 640 Osage Street, Spring Valley, California, 91977.,


July 15-16: America's Cup 2017 – Auckland, New Zealand
Location: Auckland University City Campus, Symond Street, Auckland 1010, New Zealand.
The AUckland Uni gaming club would like to invite you to our annual America's Cup during the mid Semester break. This is a weekend of gaming, lots of roleplaying and board gaming. Lots of different types of games on offer. Turn up any time and jump into something. Lots of new and not so new game systems on offer. All are welcome.
Contact Person: Karen Dransfield
For more info, contact: c/o Karen Dransfield, 389 Mt Albert Road, Mt Roskill, Auckland 1041, New Zealand


July 15-16: Crit Hit – Phoenix, Arizona
Location: Hilton Phoenix Airport
Crit Hit is an Adventure Gaming weekend held July 15-16 at the Hilton Phoenix Airport Hotel. Crit Hit features: RPG'S – from Pathfinder and D&D, to a wide selection of indie games you wont play anywhere else! BOARD GAMES – Sling Card board and see how Crit Hit does board games! GUESTS – Industry people that will throw dice and share wisdom with YOU! PANELS AND ENTERTAINMENT – from discussion panels, to live play, to a few other surprises, Crit Hit will have a unique assortment of panels and entertainment for you. VENDORS – a hand picked list of the finest wares from across the realm. Including an open table for you to get sell your books and games to people who will give them the love you could not.
Contact Person: Emanuel James Miller
For more info, contact: 705 S. Starley Dr, Tempe, AZ 85281


July 20-23: San Diego Comic-Con – San Diego, California
Location: San Diego Convention Center


July 21-23: Fan World – Niagara Falls, NY
Location: Niagara Falls Conference Center
Fan World is multi-genre convention. It mixes gaming, anime, and media.
Contact Person: Jason Gough
For more info, contact: Jason Gough, 43 Cave Street, Lockport, NY 14094


July 22-23: The Horror Con of Mississippi – Tupelo, MS
Location: Tupelo Furniture Market Building 5, 1879 N Coley Rd, Tupelo, Mississippi 38801
A celebration of all things scary, paranormal and creepy. Featuring a wide variety of events for all ages. https://scontent-lga3-1.xx.fbcdn.net...fb&oe=59AEA775
Contact Person: Witt Sullivan


July 28-30: Comic Con Honolulu – Honolulu, Hawaii
Location: Hawaii Convention Center
Comic Con Honolulu is a 3 day all genre convention dedicated in creating a family friendly celebration of comics, games, costumes, fantasy, sci-fi, and all things geek. Through our convention, we help create a safe environment to celebrate various popular culture fandoms and provide a meeting place for fans, guests, and industries to interact with like-minded individuals in the spirit of Aloha.
Contact Person: Van H. Fujishige
For more info, contact: 909 Makahiki Way #4, Honolulu, HI 96826


August 2017

Aug. 4-6: MegaMooseCon – Richburg, SC
Location: Gateway Conference Center, 3200 Commerce Dr, Richburg, SC 29729
MegaMooseCon is a tabletop gaming convention. Our main focus is board game events. Our goal is to provide a fun, friendly atmosphere for tabletop gamers to enjoy their hobby.
Contact Person: Mark Kale
For more info, contact: Mark Kale, 618 Adams Ridge Dr, Fort Mill, SC 29715


Aug. 4-6: STGCON – St. George, Utah
Location: Hilton garden Inn - 1731 S Convention Center Dr, St George, UT 84790
STGCON is THE board game convention to be held in St. George, Utah. We will offer lots of open space for playing board games as well as tournaments and learn-to-play events. Between a 1000+ game library, vendors, and a prototype hall, there's something new for everyone to enjoy!
Contact Person: Alexandre Bernard
For more info, contact: 416 N 2110 E Circle, St. Geroge, UT 84790


Aug. 11-13: 2D Con – Bloomington, Minnesota
Location: 7800 Normandale Blvd, Bloomington, MN 55439
This is Geek is a Minnesota (USA) based 501c(3) recognized charity. Our mission is to host affordable social and education events throughout the Twin Cities while raising money for our list of partnered charities. Our largest fundraising event every year is called 2D Con - an all encompassing gaming event. We host everything from open tabletop, open video game, newest in VR, independent developers, concerts, speedrunning, industry panels, arcade and pinball, tournaments and so much more!!
Contact Person: Shanna Hartzell
For more info, contact: This is Geek, C/O Shanna Hartzell, 11011 vincent ave south, bloomington, mn 55431


*Aug. 17-19: Munchkin Tavern – Indianapolis, Indiana
Location: Tavern on South, 423 W. South Street, Indianapolis, IN 46225
Steve Jackson Games takes over Tavern on South and makes it into a temporary Munchkin Headquarters!
Contact Person: General Information
SJ Games Staff Attending: to be announced


*Aug. 17-20: GenCon – Indianapolis, Indiana
Location: Indiana Convention Center
Contact Person: Customer Service
SJ Games Staff Attending: Ariel Barkhurst, Andrew Hackard, Andreas Stein, Bridget Westerman, Ben Williams, Devin Lewis, Darryll Silva, Guy Himber, Hunter Shelburne, Jimmie Bragdon, John Kovalic, Keith Blackard, Phil Reed, Rhea Friesen, Ross Jepson, Randy Scheunemann, Sabrina Gonzalez, and Steve Jackson


Aug. 19: Golden Triangle Comic Con – Columbus, MS
Location: Trotter Center Top Floor, 402 2nd Ave. North, Columbus, MS 39701
Golden Triangle Comic Con is a general fandom con, but is strongly focused on gaming. The highlights of the con are the very large gaming library and the console gaming tournaments.
Contact Person: Witt Sullivan
For more info, contact: Witt Sullivan, 147 County Road 399, Saltillo, MS 38866


Aug. 25-27: Matsuricon 2017 – Columbus, Oh
Location: Hyatt Regency and Greater Columbus Convention Center
We are an anime con out of Columbus OH with an increasing focus on gaming (both tabletop and video) supporting a local cancer research charity
Contact Person: Patryk Rurek
For more info, contact: 4411 Clippert St, Dearborn Heights MI 48125


Aug. 25-27: Matsuricon – Columbus, OH
Location: Hyatt Regency Columbus, 350 N High St, Columbus, OH 43215
Anime convention in Columbus OH with an increasing focus on gaming supporting a local cancer research charity
Contact Person: Patryk Rurek
For more info, contact: 4411 Clippert St, Dearborn Heights MI 48125


Aug. 25-27: Dragonflight – Bellevue, Washington
Location: Hilton Bellevue, 300 112th Ave SE, Bellevue, WA 98004
Dragonflight is a small non-profit convention completely ran by volunteers. That includes our game hosts, staff, and general volunteer pool. We provide a weekend of tabletop gaming that is family friendly and welcomes everyone. A vintage game auction, movie room, murder mystery, and dealers bazaar are other key features we offer.
Contact Person: Athena Louscher
For more info, contact: 1600 W Armory Way, #C-106, Seattle, WA 98119


Aug. 25-27: Coulee Con – La Crosse, WI
Location: La Crosse Center, North Hall, 300 Harborview Plaza La Crosse, WI 54601
Coulee Con is a convention focused on bringing gamers together in the Coulee region. Gaming is interpreted broadly as including board games, collectible card games, roleplaying games, miniatures, video games, and puzzles. The convention includes preplanned events as well as space for open gaming. Friday and Saturday are typical convention days focused on tournaments, special events, open gaming, etc. Sunday has an extended focus on gaming and families.
Contact Person: Josh Hertel
For more info, contact: Coulee Con, 404 15th St S, La Crosse WI 54601


Aug. 31-Sept. 3: Fan Expo Canada – Toronto, ON
Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, 222 Bremner Blvd, Toronto, ON M5V 3L9
Fan Expo Canada is the largest media event in Canada and one of the largest in North America. It features dedicated gaming space of over 10000 square feet and hundreds of hours of games and programming.
Contact Person: Justin Mohareb
For more info, contact: 10 Alcorn Ave. Suite 100, Toronto, ON, M4V 3A9, CANADA


September 2017

Sept. 1-3: Escape Velocity – Washington, DC
Location: Marriot Wardman Park, 2660 Woodley Rd NW, Washington, DC 20008
Escape Velocity is an annual celebration of all things science and fiction in the Washington DC area. EV is part comicon, part traditional SF con, and part science and engineering festival, with guests that range from SF writers and actors, to scientists and astronauts.
Contact Person: Charles Hildebrandt
For more info, contact: Museum of Science Fiction | Escape Velocity, PO Box 88, Alexandria, VA 22313-0088


Sept. 1-4: North American Discworld Convention – New Orleans, LA
Location: SHERATON NEW ORLEANS, 500 CANAL STREET, NEW ORLEANS, 70130,
NADWCON runs every other year. It's the largest gathering of Discworld fans in North America. We have had some fantastic guests including Rob Wilkins (Terry's assistant and general dogsbody), Colin Neill (Terry's Publisher), Rhianna Pratchett and a host of others.
Contact Person: William O'Connor
For more info, contact: William O'Connor, 14300 Summer Tree Rd, APT H, Centreville, VA 20121


Sept. 1-4: TCEP 24: CRAIG AND TAD IN THE 24½TH CENTURY – Sterling, VA
Location: Hampton Inn & Suites Washington-Dulles Airport, 22700 Holiday Park Drive, Sterling, VA 20166, (703) 537-7800
The best four days of relaxation and gaming goodness in the DC area returns for our 24th year! Board games, card games, and loads of people to play them with! Plenty of space for pick up games! Top it all off with the return of our famous Con Suite, and you have a four day Relaxicon not to be missed!
Contact Person: Drew Wendt
For more info, contact: Barking Mad Productions, PO Box 3311, Sterling, VA 21067


Sept. 4-8: Beer And Board Games Cruise – Port Canaveral, FL
Location: Royal Caribbean Majesty of the Seas visiting ports in the Bahamas
Would You Like to Travel Like a VIP While Playing Board Games and Making New Friends? Have you ever wanted to take a tropical holiday & play your favorite board games with people from around the world? Travel the Caribbean in style and comfort & play some new games or show your expertise in some old favorites. Enjoy the serenity of the Caribbean onboard this luxury Cruise Ship, the Royal Caribbean Majesty of The Seas. Relax with friends, soak up some sun, enjoy some local craft brew and have fun playing games! If this sounds like your idea of an awesome vacation, Then this Beer & Board Games Cruise is for you!
Contact Person: James Williamson
For more info, contact: 27025 Avenida Quintana, Cathedral City, CA 92234


Sept. 8-10: Hubcon – Hattiesburg, MS
Location: Forrest County Multi-Purpose, 962 Sullivan Dr, Hattiesburg, MS 39401
Hubcon is a small gaming convention located in Hattiesburg, MS. There is a primary focus on miniature wargaming, but we also have board games and RPG games.
Contact Person: Steve Huckabee
For more info, contact: Steve Huckabee, Hubcon Support, 10474 Steeplechase Drive, Gulfport, MS 39503


Sept. 8-10: Tiny Paws Con – Danbury, CT
Location: Crowne Plaza Danbury, 18 Old Ridgebury Rd
A small convention focused on the fun of making things, sharing ideas and just having a good time with friends. With Tiny Paws, great things can happen!
Contact Person: SpotWeld
For more info, contact: P.O. Box 841, Portland, CT 06480


*Sept. 8-10: Alliance Open House – Fort Wayne, Indiana
Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana
Contact Person: Emily Eickhoff
SJ Games Staff Attending: to be announced


Sept. 29-Oct. 1: RinCon17 – Tucson, Arizona
Location: Sheraton Tucson Hotel & Suites, 5151 E Grant Rd, Tucson, AZ, 85712
RinCon welcomes you! Gamers! Get your game on at RinCon! When it comes to gaming, RinCon has everything you're looking for in a major national convention, right here in the heart of the Old Pueblo. Our programming includes games of all types: role-playing, board games, minis, card games, Artemis, life-sized versions of classics like Catan and Pyramids, and many more. Our events are run by trained volunteers who are enthusiastic to share their love of the hobby with you and your friends. You will also have a chance to play and interact with our special guests, the creators of your favorite games, both across the gaming table and in panels.
Contact Person: Karen Arnold Ewing


October 2017

*Oct. 3-5: Fall Toy Preview – Dallas, Texas
Location: Dallas Market Center, 2100 N Stemmons Fwy, Dallas, TX 75207
Contact Person: Kimberly Carcone
SJ Games Staff Attending: to be announced


Oct. 6-8: CinCityCon – Cincinnati, Ohio
Location: Sharonville, Convention Center, 11355 Chester Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45246
CinCityCon is a new exciting convention with over 150 planned gaming events, a Ginormous Boardgaming Library (over 1, 400 games), RPGs, Minatures, LARPing, Cosplay, and great adult gaming parties in the evening.
Contact Person: Chris Grzywacz
For more info, contact: 629 Galata Dr., Lexington, KY 40503


Oct. 6-8: CONtraflow – Kenner, LA
Location: New Orleans Airport Hilton, 901 Airline Dr, Kenner, LA 70062
CONtraflow is a fan convention held in the Greater New Orleans area. It focuses on science fiction, fantasy, comics, and related literary genres in any form, including but not limited to writing, visual arts, dramatic arts, and interactive fiction.
Contact Person: Steve Huckabee
For more info, contact: CONtraflow Support, 10474 Steeplechase Dr, Gulfport, MS 39503


Oct. 6-7: NobleCon – Noble, Il
Location: West Richland Elementary, ​320 E NORTH AVE. NOBLE, IL 628​68
Noble Con is one of the first gaming conventions to hit southeastern Illinois, featuring games of all types – pen and paper Role Playing Games, Board games Miniature war games and collectible card games. Our main goals are for attendees to have fun, learn about and try out new games, and to promote a positive gaming image to the community. This is a family-oriented two day gaming convention (Friday & Saturday). We will have single game events along with tournaments and competitive play. ​
Contact Person: Deb Longoria
For more info, contact: PO Box 131 Noble, IL 62868


Oct. 7-8: Nor'easter Gaming Expo – Orono, Maine
Location: 4 Godfrey Drive, Orono ME 04401
Nor'Easter Gaming Expo is a 2 day event with the purpose of celebrating and sharing New England's gaming industry and communities. Our goal is to showcase New England's potential as a hub for gaming. Wether its table top or digital, wether its making them or playing them, anything that brings the community and the industry together. New England is special and our gaming communities are top notch. And of course, we hope to provide all our attendees with a quality and memorable gaming experience.
Contact Person: Diane Lapierre


Oct. 7-8: Nor'easter Gaming Expo – Bangor, Maine
Location: The Ramada, 357 Odlin Road, Bangor ME
Nor'Easter Gaming Expo is a 2 day event with the purpose of celebrating and sharing New England's gaming industry and communities. Our goal is to showcase New England's potential as a hub for gaming. Wether its table top or digital, wether its making them or playing them, anything that brings the community and the industry together. New England is special and our gaming communities are top notch. And of course, we hope to provide all our attendees with a quality and memorable gaming experience.
Contact Person: Diane Lapierre
For more info, contact: Diane Lapierre, 334 Ohio Street Apt 2, Bangor ME, 04401


Oct. 13-15: Falcon – Stamford, CT
Location: Downtown Sheraton, 700 East Main St. Stamford CT
Falcon is a boardgame and RPG convention every autumn in Stamford, CT
Contact Person: Mark Casiglio
For more info, contact: Falcon Boardgames, c/o Mark Casiglio, 48 Church Street, Ansonia, CT 06401


Oct. 20-22: Quest-Con – Mobile, AL
Location: Arthur R Outlaw Convention Center, 1 S Water St, Mobile, AL 36602
Quest-Con is a multi-genre convention heavily influenced by gaming & cosplay (2 things we hold dear to our hearts). In addition Quest-Con will not be your standard dog & pony show with a flea market that so many conventions seem to be turning into. If you're familiar with most (not all) of the standard fare, you buy a ticket, walk around the vendor floor for a bit, check out some guests, maybe look into a couple of other things that you're personally interested in, then you go back home and wait for the next year. Each year is a rinse and repeat of the last with different guests. This convention will be truly unique to the Gulf Coast area. Yes we will have some awesome guests, we will have an amazing vendor floor, we will have a huge amount of diverse gaming, we will have an unbelievable dedication to all things cosplay, but most importantly we are crafting more than just a convention. We are crafting an adventure. Quest-Con will be an adventure that you will want t
Contact Person: Steve Huckabee
For more info, contact: Quest-Con Support, 10474 Steeplechase Drive, Gulfport, MS 39503


*Oct. 26-29: Spiel Essen – Essen, Federal state North Rhin
Location: 45131 Essen, Federal state North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Contact Person: General Information
SJ Games Staff Attending: Ross Jepson


Oct. 27-29: Famous Monsters Halloween Bash – San Jose, CA
Location: San Jose Convention Center, 150 W San Carlos St, San Jose, CA 95113
Famous Monsters has been the leading authority on all things horror, sci-fi, and fantasy related for 59 years. Established in 1958 by Forrest J Ackerman, we're taking decades of fandom celebration and bringing it to the Famous Monsters Halloween Bash in San Jose, California. Featuring horror stars from films such as Hellraiser, Gremlins, and Re-Animator, as well as the legendary George A. Romero of DAWN OF THE DEAD and the other Living Dead movies. There will be vendors, artists, celebrity meet and greets, VR experiences, and more to come. What better way to spend the most thrilling holiday of the year than with the name that started it all? FAMOUS MONSTERS is throwing a Halloween Bash and we're inviting all of our famous friends — including you! Mingle with cult film stars, moan around in monster gear, have a meeting of the minds with your favorite artist, or just sit back and take in the chaos. We're also planning a few surprises based on original material from
Contact Person: Phil Kim


November 2017

Nov. 3-5: Carnage XX – Killington, Vt
Location: Killington Grand Resort
Carnage is a multi-genre table-top gaming convention based in the Upper Valley of Vermont / New Hampshire. It typically covers all genres of tabletop gaming, like board games, role-playing games, CCGs, LARPs and historical and fantasy miniatures.
Contact Person: Charles Davis
For more info, contact: 64 County Road - Hartford, Windsor, VT 05089


Nov. 3-5: CONjuration – Atlanta, GA
Location: Marriott Century Center, 2000 Century Blvd. NE, Atlanta, GA 30345
CONjuration is a weekend-long celebration for friends and fans with a passion for magic and magical fantasy. f you love Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings/Hobbit, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Once Upon a Time, or anything that includes magic, then you can be a part of it all at CONjuration! Join us for interactive programming, panels/discussions, gaming, music or just to be entertained! CONjuration is more than a convention for Harry Potter fans. It's a celebration of magic and magical fantasy!
Contact Person: Daniel Cook - Gaming Director


Nov. 10-12: TusCon – Tucson, Arizona
Location: Radisson Hotel Tucson Airport, 4550 S Palo Verde Rd, Tucson, AZ 85714
TusCon is an annual Science Fiction Convention sponsored by the Baja Arizona Science Fiction Association (BASFA), a Southern Arizona section 501(c)(4) nonprofit organization. The primary focus of TusCon is Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror, but we also pay attention to art, animation, science, media, and gaming.
Contact Person: Earl C. Hedges Jr
For more info, contact: BASFA dba TusCon, P.O. Box 2528, Tucson, AZ 85702,


Nov. 10-12: Philcon – Cherry Hill, New Jersey
Location: Crowne Plaza Hotel
Philcon is the oldest General SF Con around, and has a gaming area, an Art Show, an Anime Room, a Writer's Workshop, a Masquerade, and more!!
Contact Person: Hank Smith
For more info, contact: PO Box 8303, Philadelphia, PA 19101


Nov. 10-12: AetherCon VI – Online, Online
Location: Online (see website URL)
AetherCon is a free to attend, free to partake, non-profit initiative. Throughout the weekend we will feature: A Plethora of Independent, Publisher Run, and Organized Play scenarios using Roll20, Skype, Discord, or Google Hangouts (or it's successor) 16 Themed Panels using You Tube on Air 24 Live Industry Q&As 18 Live Speedpainting Duels with 3 artists each (and voting too) Voting for the 3rd Annual Cleric, Fighter, Wizard, Rogue Miniature Painting Tourney Great deals from your favourite game companies in Baublebrook's Bazaar Further highlights during the run-up to our event are original artwork that will be released periodically as free downloadable wallpapers as well as the Summer Roundtable Series of podcasts with industry professionals, both starting in July. In the spring months voting in our Here Be Monsters poll series as well as previews of the yet to be released wallpapers will be featured.
Contact Person: Stephen J. Holodinsky
For more info, contact: 250 South Drive, Apt#1, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada, N3Y-1G8


Nov. 10-11: True GamerZ Expo – Jacksonville, FL
Location: Prime Osborn Convention Center, 1000 Water St, Jacksonville, FL 32204
True Gamerz Expo is the premier Gaming and Technology Convention to hit Florida's First Coast. TGE will feature multiple Gaming Tournaments with Cash Prizes, Cosplay, VR, Computer/Mobile/Console and Board Gaming, Free play zones, "adult only" gaming zones, kid gaming zones, large exhibitor market, Tech Talks mini-conference series featuring gaming and app development info, Stage with live entertainment(Music, Live cosplay competitions, Robotics Challenges, Tech Talks and more). TGE is only for those #TRUEGAMERZ ready to claim trophies, cash, and of course Bragging Rights!
Contact Person: J. Scarver
For more info, contact: 2712 Cobblestone Forest Circle West, Jacksonville, FL 32225


*Nov. 15-19: BGG Fall – D/FW, Texas
Location: Hyatt Regency DFW Airport, 2334 North International Parkway, DFW Airport, Texas, USA 75261
Contact Person: Customer Service
SJ Games Staff Attending: Bridget Westerman and Sabrina Gonzalez


*Nov. 17-19: PAX Unplugged – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Location: Pennsylvania Convention Center, 1101 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19107
Contact Person: Customer Service
SJ Games Staff Attending: Phil Reed and others to be announced


Nov. 18-19: RetroGameCon – Syracuse, NY
Location: Syracuse Oncenter
Tabletop free play (Sponsored by Play The Game, Read the Story): RetroGameCon isn't just about video games. We have a huge tabletop free play area with a generous lending library, plus staff on hand to help you learn new games! Our tabletop free play area also usually has giveaways and prizes, just for playing games! Charity: Our featured charity is Extra Life, which helps heal sick kids locally at Children's Miracle Network hospitals. Our convention features an "Extra Life Stage" where attendees can come play games on a huge 12′ projector screen while being streamed for an internet audience, with free giveaways throughout the show.
Contact Person: Justin Conte
For more info, contact: RetroGameCon, 726 County Route 1, Oswego, NY 13126


March 2018

Mar. 16-18: Coastcon – Biloxi, MS
Location: Mississippi Coast Coliseum & Convention Center, 2350 Beach Blvd, Biloxi, MS 39531
CoastCon is Mississippi's longest running and largest science fiction, fantasy and gaming convention. It is the main sponsored event of CoastCon, Inc., a non-profit literary organization. CoastCon, Inc. and its ten-member volunteer board develops events and gatherings to promote reading, education, fellowship, and science fiction, fantasy and gaming in all formats across the Southern United States, for over forty years.
Contact Person: Steve Huckabee
For more info, contact: Coastcon Support, 10474 Steeplechase Dr, Gulfport, MS 39503

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