Welcome to the Giant Freakin’ Convention Calendar! We’ll be your one-stop source for the science fiction/comic/etc. conventions happening during the month.
CONvergence — Bloomington, MN (July 4 – 7)
Guests include Doctor Who writers James Moran and Paul Cornell (who also penned the excellent but short-lived Vertigo comic series Saucer Country), and TV writer Melissa Snodgrass, who was nominated for a Writers Guild Award for her Star Trek: The Next Generation script, “Measure of a Man.”
InConJunction — Indianapolis, IN (July 5 – 7)
Guests include Cherie Priest.
London Film & Comic-Con — London, England (July 5 – 7)
Guests include The Walking Dead’s Norman Reedus and Sarah Wayne Callies, Star Trek: Deep Space 9’s Avery Brooks, Torchwood’s Eve Myles, and more.
Atlanta Comic Convention — Atlanta, GA (July 6)
Neil Gaiman — Bloomington, MN (July 8)
Gaiman will be signing at Bloomington’s Jefferson High School, of all places.
Troy Denning — Roseville, MN (July 9)
He has a new book out this week, Star Wars: Crucible, and will signing at Barnes & Noble.
Readercon — Burlington, MA (July 11 – 14)
Atlanta South Comic Con — McDonough, GA (July 14)
ConBravo! — Hamilton, Ontario (July 26 – 28)
Guests include Mass Effect’s Mark Meer (male Commander Shepard)
Star Wars Celebration Europe — Messe Essen, Germany (July 26 – 28)
Guests include Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Anthony Daniels, Ian McDiarmid, and more.