Convention Schedule


List of 1997 Worldwide Conventions

Convention Dates Location
Arisia 1997 January 10-12, 1997 Boston Park Plaza
Boston, MA
ConFurence 1997 January 16-19, 1997 Buena Park Hotel and Convention Center
Buena Park, CA
Boskone 1997 February 14-16, 1997 Sheraton Tara Framingham
Framingham, MA
Gallifrey One 1997 February 14-17, 1997 Airtel Plaza Hotel
Van Nuys, CA
Genericon 1997 February 28 - March 2, 1997 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Troy, NY
Katsucon 1997 March 7-9, 1997 Holiday Inn Executive Center
Virginia Beach, VA
Lunacon 1997 March 7-9, 1997 Rye Town Hilton
Rye Brook, NY
FanimeCon 1997 March 8, 1997 Foothill College
Los Altos Hills, CA
Armageddon 1997 March 9, 1997 Freemans Bay Community Centre
Auckland, New Zealand
AggieCon 1997 March 20-23, 1997 Texas A&M University
College Station, TX
Magnum Opus Con 1997 March 28-30, 1997 Downtown Raddison
Atlanta, GA
Anime Express 1997 April 25-27, 1997 Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Daytona Beach, FL
Project: A-Kon 1997 May 30 - June 1, 1997 Harvey Hotel-Addison
Addison, TX
BotCon Japan 1997 June 8, 1997 Science and Technology Hall
Tokyo, Japan
JAFAX 1997 June 21-22, 1997 Kendall College of Art and Design
Grand Rapids, MI
Dragon*Con 1997 June 26-29, 1997 Inforum Convention Center / Westin Peachtree Plaza / Atlanta Civic Center
Atlanta, GA
Albany Anthrocon 1997 July 3-6, 1997 Omni Albany Hotel
Albany, NY
Anime Expo 1997 July 4-6, 1997 Los Angeles Airport Hilton
Los Angeles, CA
Chicago Comicon 1997 July 4-6, 1997 Rosemont Convention Center
Rosemont, IL
Animethon 1997 July 12-13, 1997 Grant MacEwan Community College
Edmonton, AB, Canada
QuakeCon 1997 July 16-20, 1997 Holiday Inn
Plano, TX
Minami Con 1997 July 18-19, 1997 Novotel and Ibis
Southampton, UK
BotCon 1997 July 18-20, 1997 Rochester Riverside Convention Center
Rochester, NY
Anime America 1997 Cancelled July 31 - August 3, 1997 Red Lion Inn
San Jose, CA
Otakon 1997 August 8-10, 1997 Marriott's Hunt Valley Inn
Hunt Valley, MD
Anime North 1997 August 9, 1997 The Michener Institute
Toronto, ON, Canada
Comic Market 1997 August 15-17, 1997 Tokyo Big Sight
Tokyo, Japan
Necronomicon 1997 August 15-17, 1997 Providence Marriott
Providence, RI
Armageddon 1997 August 17, 1997 Freemans Bay Community Centre
Auckland, New Zealand
Comic-Con International: San Diego 1997 August 17-20, 1997 San Diego Convention Center
San Diego, CA
Eurofurence 1997 August 21-24, 1997 Bodstedt
Fuhlendorf, Germany
Armageddon 1997 August 24, 1997 Victoria University
Wellington, New Zealand
LoneStarCon 2 / Worldcon 1997 August 28 - September 1, 1997 Henry B. Gonzales Convention Center
San Antonio, TX
Mephit Furmeet 1997 August 29 - September 3, 1997 Howard Johnson Inn
Memphis, TN
Nan Desu Kon 1997 August 30, 1997 Tivoli Student Union
Denver, CO
C-Kon 1997 September 6-7, 1997 Ball State University
Muncie, IN
AnimeIowa 1997 September 19-21, 1997 Highlander Inn
Iowa City, IA
Salón del Manga 1997 October 24-26, 1997 La Farga de L'Hospitalet
Barcelona, Spain
OryCon 1997 November 7-9, 1997 DoubleTree Hotel Portland Columbia River
Portland, OR
Anime Weekend Atlanta 1997 November 14-16, 1997 Atlanta Marriott North Central
Atlanta, GA
Philcon 1997 November 14-16, 1997 Adam's Mark Hotel
Philadelphia, PA
Smofcon 1997 December 5-7, 1997 DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Boston - Cambridge
Boston, MA
Comic Market 1997 December 28-29, 1997 Tokyo Big Sight
Tokyo, Japan
Convention Dates Location