Convention Calendar

conventionWelcome to the Geekiary Convention Calendar!

We attend 15-20 conventions per year on average across three continents (North America, Australia, and Europe).  Each new convention will be added to this calendar and older conventions will be documented with links to our coverage.

Upcoming Conventions:

 

 

*2017*

ClexaCon 
March 3rd- 5th, 2017
Las Vegas, NV

Attended by: Tara, Froggy

Kawaii Kon
April 7th-9th, 2017
Honolulu, HI

Attended by: Angel

Star Wars Celebration
April 13th-16th, 2017
Orlando, FL

Attended by: Tara

Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo (C2E2)
April 21st-23rd, 2017
Chicago, IL

Attended by: Khai

Ice & Fire Con
April 28th-30th, 2017
Pembroke, VA

Attended by: Tara, Bekah, K-K

MegaCon Orlando
May 25th-28th, 2017
Orlando, FL

Attended by: Tara

San Diego Comic-Con
July 19th-23rd, 2017
San Diego, CA

Attended by: Angel & Jamie

Dragon Con
September 1st-4th, 2017
Atlanta, GA

Attended by: Tara

Beach City Con
October 13th-15th, 2017
Virginia Beach, VA

Attended by: Tara, Bekah, K-K

Past Conventions:

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MegaCon Tampa Bay
October 28th-30th, 2016
Tampa, FL

(Coverage coming soon)

MCM London
October  28th-30th, 2016
London, England

(Coverage coming soon)

New York Comic Con 2016
October 6th-9th, 2016
New York, New York

Press Rooms
Underground
Humans
SuperMansion
The Magicians
The Expanse
Agents of SHIELD
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Sweet/Vicious

Other
16 Great Cosplays
Funko Exclusives

Oz Comic-Con
September 20th- October 1st
Sydney, Australia

Charlie and Max Carver, Devon Murray, and Timothy Omundson

Comic Con Copenhagen
September 24th-25th, 2016
Copenhagen, Denmark

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Interview with Kerry Ingram

Dragon Con 2016
September 1st-5th, 2016
Atlanta, GA

Cosplay Highlights
Streaming Services vs Cable TV Panels

Five Years of Dragon Con

FEELINGS… with the Geekiary

Rock and Role Modes: The Steven Universe Gems

Eaten Clover 1Kriketkru: The 100 Fandom

Comic Con Honolulu
July 29th-31st, 2016
Honolulu, Hawaii

Fan Artist: CeeVee
Fan Artist: Eaten Clover

IMG_0175San Diego Comic-Con 2016
July 21st-24th, 2016
San Diego, CA

Comic-Con 2016 – Roundtables
An Intro to SyFy’s Van Helsing
Lucifer Press Room
The Expanse Press Room
Sherlock Nerd HQ Highlights
Wynonna Earp Press Room
iZombie Press Room
Supergirl Press Room
The 100 Press Room
Teen Wolf Press Room
Steven Universe Press Panel

Comic-Con 2016 – Interviews
Diamon Select Toys – Zach Oats
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Welcome to Deadland – Zachary Tyler Linville
A Chat with Star Trek’s Jason Matthew Smith

Comic-Con 2016 – General Articles
The Magic of Steven Universe
Secrets of Comic-Con: Things Attendees WILL Tell You

Germany Comic Con
June 25th & 26th, 2016
Stuttgart, Germany

MCM HannoverMCM Hanover Highlights

FedCon
May 13th-16th, 2016
Bonn, Germany

Fedcon: Star Trek Online Press Conference
FedCon: A Star Trek Immersion

Ice & Fire Con 2016
April 22nd-24th, 2016
Mountain Lake Lodge, Pembroke VA

I’ve Had the Time of My Life at Ice and Fire Con 2016

LeahRoseKawaiiKon
April 8th-10th, 2016
Honolulu, HI

The King of Honolulu Geek Conventions
A Chat with Cosplayer Leigh Rose

SC Comicon
April 2nd-3rd, 2016
TD Convention Center, Greenville SC

Aaron Douglas Panel

c2e2headerC2E2
March 18th-20th, 2016
Chicago, IL

It’s Official: C2E2 Is My Favorite Con
Cosplay Highlights
Diamond Select at C2E2
C2E2 Speed Dating

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March 11th-13th
London, England

Welcome To The Family

Con Nooga
February 19th-21st, 2016
Chattanooga, TN

Cosplay Highlights

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The Appeal of Characters
Worlds In Metal
Underground Toys
Funko Continues to Put the “Pop!” in Pop Culture 
Schylling Toys and Star Wars Toys
A Brand New Barbie
DC, Marvel, and the “best pillow fight you’ve ever had”
LEGO

SchyllingAnime Matsuri
November 27th-29th, 2015
Honolulu, HI

‘Star Wars’ Mythology & Meaning: Crispin Freeman

Paris Comic Con
October 23rd-25th, 2015
Paris, France

Jessica Jones Sneak Peak

New York City Comic Con
October 8th-11th, 2015
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Interviews
Robot Chicken Interviews
Neon Joe: Werewolf Hunter Interviews

Press Room Roundtables
The Librarians Season 2
Supergirl
The Expanse

12 Monkeys

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The Brits Have the Comic Con: Titan Entertainment at NYCC
Superfight: The Card Game, or The Best Thing to Do on the Subway
What’s in the Box?! LootCrate at NYCC
Vinyls for All: Funko at NYCC

Amazing Hawaii Comic Con
September 18th-20th, 2015
Honolulu, HI

Chatting with Xander Jeanneret
Local vs National Conventions

Dragon Con
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Atlanta, GA

Katie Cassidy Talks Black Canary
A Conversation with Dean O’Gorman
The Guy with the Iron Throne

DestielCon
July 31st-August 2nd, 2015
Cincinnati, OH

An Interview with the Organizer of DestielCon
Convention Summary 2015

ComicConHNLHonolulu Comic Con
July 24th-26th, 2015
Honolulu, HI

Tiny Convention, Giant Potential
Mira Furlan: Bablyon 5, Lost, and Returning to Hawaii

San Diego Comic-Con 2015
July 7th-12th, 2015
San Diego, CA

Press Rooms
News from #SaveHannibal at SDCC
RoseAgents of SHIELD
Agent Carter: Addressing Sexism and Racism
iZombie- Rob Thomas Interview
iZombie News- Cast & Crew Interviews
iZombie- Rose McIver Interview
The 100 – Roundtables
Lucifer – Roundtable Highlights
The Last Ship- Roundtables
Rick and Morty Season 2
So Much Love For Steven Universe

Other Interviews
Kings of Con
2015-07-10 13.38.01
We Are Fandom: An Interview with Orlando Jones

Panels Summaries
Nerd HQ- Badass Women
Nerd HQ- William Shatner
12 Monkeys: Love, Death, and the Rabbit Hole of Time
10 Quotes from the Fandom is My Fandom Panel
Spotlight: Allie Brosh
Friday in Ballroom 20
The ‘Nobody’s Damsel’ Panel 

General Coverage
Vikings Takeover
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10 Things I Learned During My First SDCC
My Adventure as a Panelist

Ice & Fire Con
May 15th-17th, 2015
New Plymouth, Ohio

Ice & Fire Con: A.K.A. “Camp for Game of Thrones Fans”

Day of the Wolf
April 25th-26th, 2015
Whippany, New Jersey

Day of the Wolf: Tyler Hoechlin & Ian Bohen

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April 25th-26th, 2015
Taunus, Germany

A Human Sized Convention for Arrow and The Flash
Arrow and The Flash Casts Share Their Acting Experience

C2E2
April 24th-26th, 2015
Chicago, IL

Kick-Ass Women of SHIELD
IMG_2809Fierce Females of TV Panel
TAHCon: The Thrilling Adventure Hour Takes Over C2E2

No Need For A Laugh Track: Thrilling Adventure Hour Interviews

Orphan Black Panel & Press Roundtable

Lost Girl at C2E2: An Interview with Paul Amos and Emannuelle Vaugier

Supanova
April 10th-12th, 2015
Melbourne, Australia

Bob Morley Panel Recap

Bobmorley-supanova1Con Nooga
February 27th-March 1st, 2015
Chattanooga, TN

FEELINGS… with The Geekiary: Con Nooga Edition
Another Awesome Adventure

Walker Stalker Con – Chicago
February 21st-22nd, 2015
Chicago, IL

Convention Highlights
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Cosplay & Exhibit Hall Highlights

NY Toy Fair
February 14th-15th, 2015

Trading Cards and More: Cryptozoic
“Just So We’re Clear, Recorder…”: An interview with Todd McFarlane
“Holy Toy Fair, Batman!” DC Collectibles
All That Glitters is Vinyl: Funko

 

*2014*

Paleyfest New York: Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
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October 19th, 2014
New York, NY

Panel: Auditions, Fight Scenes, and Who’s The Funniest
Q&A with Jeph Loeb: Blowing Up SHIELD
Q&A with Chloe Bennet

Walker Stalker Con Atlanta
October 17th-19th, 2014

VIDEO: Michael Rooker Press Conference
10688447_10101690686962128_6599703220807976497_oThe Real Clementine: An Interview with Melissa Hutchinson

New York City Comic Con
October 9th-12th, 2014
New York City

Interviews
A Chat with Lucy Lawless
Orlando Jones: The Man, The Myth, The Fourteen Year Old Fangirl
Manu Bennett talks Arrow, Spartacus, The Hobbit
Robbie Thompson: Silk and Supernatural
10473621_10100455698291632_7226922867009891059_oCurtis Armstrong talks Supernatural, King of the Nerds, and More!
Sean Maguire discusses Once Upon a Time
Giancarlo Esposito discusses Breaking Bad, Once Upon a Time, and Future Projects!

Press Rooms
Constantine Press Room
Gotham Press Room
Constantine’s Bisexuality Acknowledged by Executive Producer
The Following Press Room

10714503_10100455699853502_503224618810834714_oPanels
Sleepy Hollow panel: Creatures, Karaoke, Siblings, SuperSleepy, and ScaryHollow
Stephen Amell Spotlight: Superheroes on TV, Arrow season 3 Teases… and surprise guest!
Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and Agent Carter panel

General Reports
NYCC Comic-Con: Four Days in a Glass Castle of Fandom

Oz Comic-Con
IMG_3707September 13th-14th, 2014
Sydney, Australia

Kylie Chan and Queenie Chan
Round Up

Salute to Supernatural: New Jersey
September 5-7, 2014
Whippany, NJ

NJCon 2014 Wrap Up

Dragon Con
10547723_10101617716740038_4295016454024146368_oAugust 29th-September 1st, 2014
Atlanta, GA

Interview with the Social Media Director 
Cosplay Fun

Creatures of The Night 
August 10, 2014
Sydney, Australia

Ian Bohen Q&A Recap
IMG_0532Max Carver and Sinqua Walls
Holland Rodand Q&A

San Diego Comic Con
July 24th-27th, 2014
San Diego, CA

MASTERPOST

Panels
Teen Wolf Panel Highlights
Teen Wolf Panel Photos
Penny Dreadful Panel – Sexuality and Gender Analysis
IMG_6788Hannibal Pannibal #EatTheCon
Arrow Panel, and Sneak Peek of Season 3
News from the Defiance Panel (with a big casting spoiler)
Q&A with George RR Martin

Interviews
Dominion

Q&A Interviews
Roxanne McKee Interview
Tom Wisdom Interview (Part 1)
Tom Wisdom Interview (Part 2)
IMG_0625Anthony Stewart Head Interview
Chris Egan Interview
Vaun Wilmott Interview
Alan Dale Interview

Supernatural
Q&A Interviews
The “Mark Sheppard Tells Us Nothing” Montage
Q&A Video Series

Cosplay
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DashCon
July 11th-13th, 2014
Chicago, IL

DashCon Disaster- Welcome to Night Vale Walks Out and More
VIDEO: #DashCon Disaster
DashCon Follow-Up: Random Acts Partnership Didn’t Exist But Was DashCon Really A Scam?

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June 20th-22nd, 2014
Cincinnati, OH

DestielCon 2014

Supanova
June 13th-15th, 2014
Sydney, Australia

Conventions Australia Style
Stan Lee Panel: I Want a Pocket Sized Stan Lee
image_3Ming Na Panel: Falling For MingNa

Phoenix Comic Con
June 5th-8th, 2014
Phoenix, AZ

Bigger and Better Than Ever
Panel Video Log

ConCarolinas
May 30th-June 1st, 2014
Charlotte, NC

Countdown to ConCarolinas
10382069_10101458281509518_4528837836539512266_oConCarolinas 2014: A Rousing Success!

Ice & Fire Con
May 16th-18th, 2014
New Plymouth, OH

A Recap of Ice & Fire…Con, that is!

Bite Con
April 17th-20th, 2014
Los Angeles, CA

1898678_10101351284252878_576602893_oInterview: Taking a Bite out of BiteCon
Breaking Down Bitecon

Mega Con
March 21st-23rd, 2014
Orlando, FL

One Week To MegaCon
MegaCon 2014: Enjoyable Despite Its Growing Pains
RE: Forbes’ “Report from MegaCon 2014”

Con Nooga
1397652_10101128705791898_630198902_oFebruary 20-23rd, 2014
Chattanooga, TN

The Diamond in the Rough of Southeastern Conventions

*2013*

Walker Stalker Con
November 1st-3rd, 2013
Atlanta, GA

Panel Highlights
Andrew Lincoln Roundtable
2A Different Kind of Convention (Chat with the creators)

Anime Weekend Atlanta
September 27th-29th, 2013
Atlanta, GA

AWA: My First Anime Convention

Salute to Supernatural: Dallas
September 20th-22nd, 2013
j2mpigDallas, TX

Day 1
Day 2 & 3

Dragon Con
August 29th- September 2nd, 2013
Atlanta, GA

Cosplay Is Not Conset: Dragon Con Edition

Ice & Fire Con
April 26th-28th, 2013
1974227_10101434711503998_3398131071731395366_oPlymouth, OH

How To Organize a Con… in 5 easy steps!

San Diego Comic Con
July 19th-22nd, 2013
San Diego, CA

Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Panel
Supernatural Panel Highlights
Geek & Sundry: The Best Kept Secret at Comic Con
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Hannibal Nerd HQ Panel- Flower Crowns!
Swiggity Swanel, That Was a Panel – Hannibal Panel Recap

MonsterCon
July 26th-28th 2013
Greenville, SC

The Little Convention That Could