Science Fiction Conventions
The below list is of upcoming fan-run and professionally-run science fiction
conventions within a few hours drive of the Dayton,
Ohio area. Conventions listed as "TBA" or "UNCONFIRMED" were held in the
previous 12 months and are projected to continue in the next 24 months but
do not have definite dates or locations announced.
DeConPression, January 13-17, Worthington, OH
Confusion, January 19-22, Detroit, MI
Ohayocon, January 13-15, Columbus, OH
CincyCon, March 3-5, Cincinnati, OH
Concoction, March 10-12, Cleveland, OH
SPACE, March 25-26, Columbus, OH
Marcon, May 12-14, Columbus, OH
ColossalCon, June 1-4, Sandusky, OH
Origins, June 14-18, Columbus, OH
InConJunction, June 30-July 2, Indianapolis, IN
Ikasucon, July 28-30, Fort Wayne, IN
Wizard World's Mid-Ohio-Con, August 4-6, Columbus, OH
Confluence, August 4-6, Pittsburgh, PA
GenCon Indy, August 17-20, Indianapolis, IN
Buckeye Game Fest, TBA, Columbus, OH
Archon, September 29-October 1, St. Louis, MO
Imaginarium, October 6-8, Louisville, KY
Starbase Indy,November 24-26, Indianapolis, IN
is the largest annual gathering of science fiction fans from around the world.
The convention is held in a different city each year with a new name.
World Fantasy Convention, is the largest annual gathering of fantasy fans from around the world.
The convention is held in a different city each year.
is the largest annual gathering of Mystery fans from around the world.
The convention is held in a different city each year but is always called Boucheron.
FanCons Listings, reviews and blogs to various fan run conventions.
SF Site's Convention listings A list of links for Science Fiction and Fantasy convention sites.
Mystery and Detective Fiction and Media Research Guides from California State University, Long Beach A list of links for Mystery convention sites
Containment by Greententacles.com Listings and blogs for various speculative fiction convention sites
This page last reviewed/updated: 20-Apr-2017 DMM