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
Before Technicolor: Early Color on FilmNew York CityManhattan05/31/202307/21/2024
White Plains ComicFestCity of White PlainsWestchester County05/11/202405/11/2024
Cradle-ConVillage of Garden CityNassau County05/18/202405/19/2024
Maker Faire Hudson ValleyHamlet of GarnervilleRockland County05/18/202405/19/2024
Trek Long IslandHamlet of HauppaugeSuffolk County05/31/202406/02/2024
New York City Independent Film FestivalNew York CityManhattan06/05/202406/08/2024
Maker Faire Long IslandVillage of Port JeffersonSuffolk County06/08/202406/08/2024
OttoConTown of Pleasant ValleyDutchess County06/08/202406/08/2024
Brooklyn Comic ConNew York CityBrooklyn06/08/202406/09/2024
Figment NYCNew York CityStaten Island06/08/202406/09/2024
Five Points FestivalNew York CityBrooklyn06/08/202406/09/2024
Mermaid ParadeNew York CityBrooklyn06/22/202406/22/2024
Sugoi Pop ConVillage of FishkillDutchess County06/22/202406/23/2024
Undiscovered Realm Comic ConCity of White PlainsWestchester County06/29/202406/30/2024
Long Island International Film ExpoHamlet of BellmoreNassau County07/10/202407/14/2024
HOPE (Hackers On Planet Earth)New York CityQueens07/12/202407/14/2024
BroadwayConNew York CityManhattan07/26/202407/28/2024
OMGWTFBBQ! (furry event)Hamlet of East IslipSuffolk County07/27/202407/28/2024
BX Anime & Comic ExpoNew York CityBronx08/03/202408/03/2024
Mid-Hudson Comic ConCity of PoughkeepsieDutchess County08/03/202408/04/2024
Geek Out At Staten IslandNew York CityStaten Island08/10/202408/10/2024
Flame ConNew York CityManhattan08/17/202408/18/2024
Long Island Tropic ConHamlet of HauppaugeSuffolk County08/17/202408/18/2024
New York Renaissance FaireVillage of Tuxedo ParkOrange County08/17/202410/06/2024Saturdays, Sundays, and Labor Day
Anime NYCNew York CityManhattan08/23/202408/25/2024
Long Island's Doctor Who ConventionHamlet of HoltsvilleSuffolk County08/23/202408/25/2024
WGGConVillage of Croton-on-HudsonWestchester County08/30/202409/01/2024
Tromadance Film FestivalNew York CityManhattan08/31/202409/01/2024
New York Science Fiction and Horror Film FestivalNew York CityManhattan and Brooklyn09/13/202409/20/2024
CatastrophiconHamlet of PurchaseWestchester County09/28/202409/28/2024