Sci-Fi Conventions 2018

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Shore Leave 2018

Shore Leave

2018
Hunt Valley Inn in Hunt Valley
Baltimore, Maryland
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The Vampire Diaries 2018

The Vampire Diaries

2018
The Marriott Hanover Hotel
Whippany, New Jersey
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Creation Entertainment's Annual Las Vegas Official STAR TREK Convention 2018

Creation Entertainment's Annual Las Vegas Official STAR TREK Convention

2018
Rio All-Suites Hotel and Casino
Las Vegas, Nevada
Arisia 2018

Arisia

2018
Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel
Boston, Massachusetts
Miami International Science Fiction Film Festival 2018

Miami International Science Fiction Film Festival

2018
Hyatt Regency Miami
Miami, Florida
ETSU-Con 2018

ETSU-Con

2018
East Tennessee State University
Johnson City, Tennessee
Boskone 2018

Boskone

2018
Westin Waterfront Hotel
Boston, Massachusetts
Rad Con 2018

Rad Con

2018
Red Lion Hotel Pasco
Pasco, Washington
Gallifrey One 2018

Gallifrey One

2018
Los Angeles Airport Marriott
Los Angeles, California
Time Lord Fest 2018

Time Lord Fest

2018
The Event Factory
Tampa, Florida
Syfy Bartow 2018

Syfy Bartow

2018
Street
Bartow, Florida
CrashLaned 2018

CrashLaned

Mar 16 - , 2018
Double Tree Warren Place
Tulsa, Oklahoma
Con-GT 2018

Con-GT

2018
Riverview Inn
Clarksville, Tennessee
AdeptiCon 2018

AdeptiCon

2018
Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel
Schaumburg, Illinois
Madicon 2018

Madicon

2018
James Madison University
Harrisonburg, Virginia
Condor 2018

Condor

2018
Town and Country Resort & Convention Center
San Diego, California
(Re)Generation Who 2018

(Re)Generation Who

2018
The Renaissance Baltimore Harborplace Hotel
Baltimore, Maryland
AnomalyCon 2018

AnomalyCon

2018
Hyatt Regency Denver Tech Center
Denver, Colorado
RevelCon 2018

RevelCon

2018
Crown Plaza Northwest-Brookhollow
Houston, Texas
Norwescon 2018

Norwescon

2018
Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Seattle Airport
Seattle, Washington
Odyssey Con 2018

Odyssey Con

2018
Radisson Hotel Madison
Madison, Wisconsin
Treklanta 2018

Treklanta

2018
Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Atlanta - Northlake
Atlanta, Georgia
Omega Con Spring 2018

Omega Con Spring

2018
The Lodge at Crooked Lake
Siren, Wisconsin

Science fiction, or sci-fi has been a beloved genre of fiction for many years. People around the world have found joy in reading works of science fiction. One of the best ways to share this joy is at a science fiction convention. Sci-fi cons allow people to dress up as their favorite characters and celebrate the writings of their favorite authors. Attending a convention can be a great way to meet friends who share the same interests.

Sci-fi conventions started a few decades ago when the genre became popular. Hollywood writers realized they could translate epic novels to the big screen. Since then, popular franchises such as Star Wars and Star Trek have garnered many fans who love being able to identify with characters in sci-fi movies they find mirror contemporary values. People around the world have embraced this genre as they have realized how much it has to offer viewers. The opportunity to see a future that is hopeful and a vision of the world in which people cooperate for the greater good remains appealing to people of all ages.

Many events typically take place at a standard sci-fi convention. The convention will often begin with an opportunity to buy products related to the genre such as books. In many instances, participants can have the chance to listen to a guest speaker such as a science fiction or an actor in one of the science fiction movies. Many people also love the chance to dress up as a favorite character and show off their own creative skills. This is why attending a convention can be a lot of fun.