Downstate New York Geek Events

The scrollable table below is a directory of fandom/geek/nerd events in Downstate New York.

"Downstate New York" includes New York City, Long Island, and five Hudson Valley counties (Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess, Rockland, and Orange).

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Name of EventFilm FestivalComic Books / Toys / ArtCosplayScience Fiction / FantasyHorrorRenai-ssance / HistoricalAnime / MangaGamingArt Show / ExhibitionScience / Tech / DIYCity, Village, or HamletCounty or BoroughBeginning DateEnding DateNote
Envisioning 2001: Stanley Kubrick's Space OdysseyNew York CityQueens04/30/202110/17/2021Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays
Comic and Cartoon Art WorksNew York CityManhattan05/03/202110/16/2021
Comic Art Sale and ExhibitNew York CityManhattan07/15/202110/23/2021
Jack O'Lantern Blaze: Hudson ValleyVillage of Croton-on-HudsonWestchester County09/17/202111/21/2021On Selected Days
Jack O'Lantern Blaze: Long IslandHamlet of Old BethpageNassau County09/22/202111/07/2021On Selected Days
Brooklyn Horror Film FestivalNew York CityBrooklyn10/14/202110/21/2021
Imagine Science Film FestivalVirtual This Year10/15/202110/22/2021
FIT Diversity Comic ConVirtual This Year10/15/202110/16/2021
Sleepy Hollow International Film FestivalVillage of Sleepy HollowWestchester County10/15/202110/17/2021
Bad Film FestVirtual in 202110/22/2021
Brooklyn Horror ConNew York CityBrooklyn10/23/202110/24/2021
Spooky Shoot WeekendTBDTBD10/23/202110/24/2021
Harry Potter Party NYCNew York CityManhattan10/29/202110/29/2021
Animation Block PartyNew York CityBrooklyn10/29/202110/30/2021
Haunted Coffehouse ComicfestVillage of LynbrookNassau County10/31/202110/31/2021
YoFiFest (Yonkers Film Festival)City of YonkersWestchester County11/05/202111/14/2021
Urban Action Showcase and ExpoNew York CityManhattan11/12/202111/20/2021
Animation Nights New York Best of FestVirtual in 202111/13/202111/20/2021
Anime NYCNew York CityManhattan11/19/202111/21/2021
L.I. Who presents: Time-Flight 2021Hamlet of HoltsvilleSuffolk County11/20/202111/21/2021
New York City Horror Film FestivalVirtual This Year12/02/202112/09/2021
Harry Potter Party Long IslandVillage of AmityvilleSuffolk County12/12/2021
Psychedelic Film and Music FestivalNew York CityManhattan and Brooklyn12/15/202112/19/2021
BroadwayConNew York CityManhattan02/18/202202/20/2022
New York City International Film FestivalVirtual in 202204/04/202204/08/2022
Long Island Tabletop Gaming ExpoVillage of Garden CityNassau County04/09/202204/09/2022
Heroes of the Shadow WorldNew York CityTBD04/22/202204/24/2022
Cradle-ConVillage of Garden CityNassau County05/14/202205/15/2022
SPYCONNew York CityTBD05/20/202205/22/2022
Hudson Valley Comic ConTown of PoughkeepsieDutchess County05/21/202205/22/2022
Maker Faire Long IslandVillage of Port JeffersonSuffolk County06/11/202206/11/2022
New York City Independent Film FestivalNew York CityManhattan06/12/202206/19/2022
Long Island International Film ExpoHamlet of BellmoreNassau County07/13/202207/17/2022
HOPE (Hackers On Planet Earth)New York CityQueens07/22/202207/24/2022
Long Island Retro Gaming ExpoVillage of Garden CityNassau County08/13/202208/14/2022
Inbeon ConVirtual in 202208/20/202208/21/2022
Philip K. Dick Science Fiction Film FestivalNew York CityQueens09/23/202209/25/2022
Medieval Festival at Fort Tryon ParkNew York CityManhattan10/02/202210/02/2022
New York Comic ConNew York CityManhattan10/06/202210/09/2022