Wednesday, April 20, 2022

Visiting Texas: Out of This World Events/Exhibits in Texas


Butterflies, if outer space, comic conventions, and/or sci-fi trivia night sound interesting...this post is for you. In addition, if you’re into Astronomy, Greek Mythology, Anime, Science Fiction, Fantasy, and etc, or even if you just think aliens, mermaids, unicorns and fairies are cute, check out some of the “out of this world” events and exhibits happening in Texas:

2022 Out of This World Events in Texas

Austin 
The Mermaid Bazaar -San Marcos  mermaidsocietysmtx.com  (every 1st & 3rd Saturday)

Dallas 
National Video-Game Museum -Frisco nvmusa.org
4/29-5/1 Texas Frightmare Festival  texasfrightmareweekend.com

Houston Area Events & Exhibits
Burke Baker Planetarium at the Houston Museum of Natural Science:
Candytopia -Houston  exhibit details
FOMO Factory -Houston more info
Seismique Art Museum -Houston seismique.com
HMNS: The Moon by Luke Jerram  hmns.org (thru 3/31)
4/23-24 Traders Village Houston Comicon 2021  more info
5/6 Thorn & Moon Magickal Market -Houston  magickalmarket.com
7/15-17 Comicpalooza -Houston  comicpalooza.com
7/22-24 Houston Horror Film Festival houstonhorrorfilmfest.com
8/26-28 Comic Conroe  comicconroe.com

San Antonio
4/9 Painting With A Twist: Baby Yoda  paintingwithatwist.com
4/13 Painting With A Twist: Wednesday Addams  paintingwithatwist.com
10/28-30 Big Texas Comicon  bigtexascomicon.com

Other Cities
4/22-24 Southeast Texas Comic Con -McAllen  southtexascomiccon.com
7/15-17 Corpus Christi Comic Con  corpuschristicomiccon.com

*Virtual Events & National Days
5/8 Black FAE Day
7/2 World UFO Day
9/25 National Comic Book Day


 *** Past “Out of This World - Events/Exhibits” ***
AlienCon  thealiencon.com

Austin Area
Anime Austin animeaustin.com
10/23 Wand Making Workshop -Austin  more info
10/30 Fredericksburg Bat & Halloween Festival  event detailed
11/5-7 Worthwich Wizarding Weekend -Austin  worthwich.com/wizardingweekend
12/1-12 Other Worlds Film Festival -Austin  more info
12/3-31 Anime Wonderland  more info 
12/4 The Mermaid Bazaar  more info
12/12 3rd Annual Mermaid Market -San Marcos  more info
2/25-27 Cult Classic Convention -Bastrop  cultclassicconvention.com
3/4-6 Nosferatu Festival  nosferatufestival.com

Dallas Area
Anime North Texas -Arlington animenorthtexas.com
Holiday at Hogwarts: The Tour -Dallas more info
North Texas Comic Book Show -Dallas more info
8/27-29 Be Afraid of The Dark Popup Bar -Waco /Fort Worth rockstarbeer.com
11/5-7 Worthwich Wizarding Weekend -DFW  worthwich.com/wizardingweekend
11/21 Wizard Fest Dallas  wizardfest.com
1/28-30 The Official Supernatural Convention -Plano  creationent.com
4/1-3 Jurassic Quest -Fort Worth  jurassicquest.com

Houston Area
Dr Seuss Experience -Houston  exhibit details
Houston Astros NASA Night -Houston more info
Houston Astros Superhero Day -Houston more info
Monopoly Experience -Houston  exhibit details
Paranormal Cirque -Katy more info
7/10 Clay Cup Studios: Paint & Sip - Underwater Mermaid -Galveston event details
7/23 Houston Astros Star Wars Night -Houston  event details
8/13-15 Jurassic Quest - Houston  event details
8/27-29 Galveston Island ESports Summit  galvestonesports.com
10/15-17 Beaumont Comic Con -Beaumont  more info
10/30 Wand Making Workshop -Houston  more info
10/30 Horror Market Pop-Up -Houston  more info
11/5-7 Worthwich Wizarding Weekend -Houston  worthwich.com/wizardingweekend
11/21-12/16 Prime Art Comic-Con  more info
2/3 Pinot’s Palette: Edge of Space & Time  pinotspalette.com
The Infinite Experience -Houston  theinfiniteexperience.world (thru 4/17)

San Antonio Area
Nerdtacular Christmas Comic Con -San Antonio more info
Darth Vader Photos -San Antonio more info
Christmas Pictures with Jack and Sally! (weekends only) -San Antonio more info
Mermaid Society Art Park -San Marcos  more info
Dino Day at The Witte Museum -San Antonio  more info
9/11-25 Mermaid Splash Fest -San Marcos mermaidsocietysmtx.com
9/25-26 Monster Con -San Antonio  event details
10/9-10 South Texas Comic Con 2021 -McAllen  southtexascomiccon.com
10/16-17 Burton Ball -San Antonio  event details
10/24 Wand Making Workshop -San Antonio  more info
10/29-31 Morphinominal Expo -San Antonio morphinominalexpo.com
11/6 The Mermaid Bazaar  more info
11/20 The Mermaid Bazaar  more info
12/18 & 19 Nightmare Before Christmas Bash  more info
2/18 Painting with a Twist: Jack & Sally  more info
3/26 Painting With A Twist: Baby Yoda  paintingwithatwist.com

Other Cites
2/25-27 Jurassic Quest -Amarillo  jurassicquest.com
3/18-20 Permian Basin Comic Con -Midland  pbcomicconx.com

P.S. If you’re more interested in things of this world please check out some of the food/beverage events and cultural events going on throughout Texas.

1 comment :

  1. I will definitely save these ideas for when I come back to Texas!!

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