North Carolina Events

2020 North Carolina Calendar

  • Comic Cons, Cosplay, Anime, SciFi, Horror Conventions, and select Festivals
  • Technology or Nerd-worthy events for North Carolina

Click on the website and/or Facebook links below for information on how to contact an event organizer.

North Carolina – calendar updated February 2020

DateEvent / WebsiteLocationSocial Media Link
March 7, 2020Marion Comic Con 2020NC, MarionFacebook
March 7, 2020Viking Comic Con - Central Cabarrus High SchoolNC, ConcordLink to Story
March 14, 2020KiraKira Con 2020 - Anime & MangaNC, CharlotteFacebook
March 20-22, 2020Triad Anime Con 2020NC, Winston-SalemFacebook
March 20-22, 2020FantaSci 2020NC, DurhamFacebook
March 21-22, 2020PlayThrough 2020NC, RaleighFacebook
March 28, 2020NerdCon 2020 - Appalachian State UniversityNC, BooneFacebook
March 28, 2020Cape Fear Fandom FaireNC, WilmingtonFacebook
April 4-5, 2020Oak City Comicon 2020NC, RaleighFacebook
April 4, 2020Shelby Comic ConNC, ShelbyFacebook
April 11, 2020Morganton Comic Con - 2020 Spring ShowNC, MorgantonFacebook
April 11, 2020Wilmington Geek Expo 2020NC, WilmingtonFacebook
April 17-18, 2020Pirate Fest, 14th AnnualNC, GreenvilleFacebook
April 18, 2020G3ektacular 2020NC, GreenvilleFacebook
April 18-19, 2020Festival of Legends: Mystic Circus, 9th AnnualNC, ApexFacebook
April 19, 2020Twin City Comic Con 2020NC, Winston-SalemFacebook
April 19, 2020WheeCon 2020NC, CullowheeFacebook
April 25, 2020Salisbury Toy & Comic Show 2020NC, SalisburyFacebook
April 25-26, 2020Fayetteville ComicCon Spring EventNC, FayettevilleFacebook
April 26, 2020Charlotte ComiCon - Spring 2020NC, Charlotte/ConcordFacebook
May 2, 2020Free Comic Book Day 2020NationwideFacebook
May 2, 2020Concord Micro-Con, 4th AnnualNC, ConcordFacebook
2020Carolina Anime DayNC, CharlotteFacebook
May 9, 2020Hickory Comic Con - 2020 Spring ShowNC, HickoryFacebook
May 17, 2020Triad Comic ConNC, GreensboroFacebook
May 22-24, 2020Animazement 2020NC, RaleighFacebook
May 22-24, 2020Carolina Fear Fest 2020NC, RaleighFacebook
May 29-31, 2020ConCarolinas 2020NC, CharlotteFacebook
2020Haywood County LibraryConNC, Waynesville
2020Carolina Fan Expo 2020NC, To be announcedFacebook
2020WordCamp Asheville 2020NC, AshevilleFacebook
June 12-14, 2020QuirkConNC, Durham
June 12-14, 2020Cosplay America 2020NC, CaryFacebook
June 13-14, 2020WordCamp Raleigh 2020NC, RaleighFacebook
June 13, 2020Gamga Con 2020NC, GreensboroFacebook
June 13, 2020Spruce Pine Alien Conference, 2nd AnnualNC, Spruce PineFacebook
June 19-21, 2020Heroes Con 2020NC, Charlotte
2020Star Wars Festival, Hemphill Library, 6th AnnualNC, Greensboro
June 27, 2020Asheville Anime Con 2020NC, AshevilleFacebook
July 11, 2020Be A Hero Lincolnton Comic Con 2020NC, Lincolnton
July 17-19, 2020ConGregate 7NC, Winston-SalemFacebook
July 18, 2020Wilkes Comic Con 2020NC, WilkesboroFacebook
2020Imagi-Con, 5th AnnualNC, Charlotte
July 30 - Aug 2, 2020GalaxyCon RaleighNC, RaleighFacebook
August 1, 2020Greenville (NC) Comic Con 2020NC, GreenvilleFacebook
2020, SummerCharlotte ComiCon - Summer 2020NC, Charlotte/ConcordFacebook
2020Beaufort Pirate Invasion 2020NC, BeaufortFacebook
August 14-16, 2020Queen City Anime Con 2020NC, CharlotteFacebook
August 15, 2020Wake Forest Comic ConNC, Wake ForestFacebook
August 15-16, 2020Greensboro Comicon NC, GreensboroFacebook
2020Cherokee Legends ComiconNC, CherokeeFacebook
September 5, 2020Cumberland County Librari-Con 2020NC, Fayetteville
2020Super Powered Comic Con 2020NC, Monroe
2020GeekCraft Expo RDU 2020NC, DurhamFacebook
2020Hickory Comic Con - 2020 Fall ShowNC, HickoryFacebook
September 18-19, 2020WNC Bigfoot FestivalNC, MarionFacebook
September 26, 2020Union County Public Library Super ConNC, MonroeFacebook
2020Days of the Dead NC, CharlotteFacebook
2020Wilmington Toy & Comic ShowNC, WilmingtonFacebook
October 17-18, 2020Fayetteville ComicCon Fall EventNC, FayettevilleFacebook
October 17, 2020Hero Run 5K/1K, 5th AnnualNC, CharlotteFacebook
October 20, 2020Crystal Coast Con, 2nd AnnualNC, Cape CarteretFacebook
October 23-25, 2020AVL ScarefestNC, AshevilleFacebook
2020Troy Library Mini-ConNC, TroyFacebook
2020Halloween ComicFest, 8th AnnualNationwideFacebook
2020Geek Gala 2020NC, CharlotteFacebook
November 7, 2020Tarheel ComiconNC, MebaneFacebook
November 13-15, 2020Empire City ConNC, CharlotteFacebook
November 14-15, 2020NC Comicon: Bull CityNC, DurhamFacebook
2020Morganton Comic Con NC, MorgantonFacebook
2020WordCamp Wilmington 2020NC, WilmingtonFacebook
2020Asheville Comic Con NC, FletcherFacebook
2020Charlotte ComiCon - Winter 2020NC, Charlotte/ConcordFacebook
2021 (No 2020 event)illogiCon 9NC, CaryFacebook
January 14-17, 2021Ichibancon 12NC, ConcordFacebook
2021Carolina Games SummitNC GoldsboroFacebook
2021Statesville Comic Con 2021NC, StatesvilleFacebook
2021Mad Monster Party 2021NC, Charlotte
2021Charlotte Oddities & Curiosities ExpoNC, Charlotte
2021LexingCon 2021NC, Winston-SalemFacebook

Thank you for your continued support of the North Carolina Convention & Event  Calendar.

I normally do not list small events whose only purpose is to sell comics or play games, and
do not offer cosplay or other fan interactive programs.

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