Wednesday, March 20, 2024

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:

2024 Out of This World Events in Texas

The Mermaid Bazaar -San Marcos  (every 1st & 3rd Saturday)
7/5-7 Jurassic Quest -Austin
7/20-21 Greater Austin Comic Con
8/16-18 The Official Supernatural Convention -Austin

National Video-Game Museum -Frisco
4/20-21 Dallas Comic Show
5/17-19 Texas Frightmare Festival -Irving
6/28-30 Ecchi Expo -San Marcos
9/28 Denton Comic Art Expo

Houston Area Events & Exhibits
Burke Baker Planetarium at the Houston Museum of Natural Science: Dark Side Of the Moon 
Immersive Gamebox -The Woodlands
FOMO Factory -Houston more info
Seismique Art Museum -Houston
3/23 Thorn & Moon Spring Equinox Festival -Houston
4/6 Thorn & Moon Magickal Market -Houston
4/13 Traders Village Houston Comicon
5/24-26 Comicpalooza -Houston
7/26-28 Jurassic Quest -Austin
8/9-11 Houston Horror Film Festival
8/27-28 Galveston Island ESports Summit

San Antonio
3/27 Painting With A Twist: The Kiddie (Baby Yoda)
4/27 Mochi Fest
5/3-5 Jurassic Quest -San Antonio
6/15-16 Renaissance Faery Fest  more info

Other Cities
4/26-28 Southeast Texas Comic Con -McAllen
7/26-28 Corpus Christi Comic Con
10/4-6 Anime Feista -McAllen

*Virtual Events & National Days
3/29 International Mermaid Day
4/28 National Superhero Day
5/13 Black FAE Day (2nd Saturday of May)
5/26 World Dracula Day 
6/24 International Fairy Day
7/2 World UFO Day
9/12 National Video Game Day
9/25 National Comic Book Day

 *** Past “Out of This World - Events/Exhibits” ***

Austin Area
9/9-24 Mermaid Splash Fest -San Marcos
2/23-25 Nosferatu Festival
3/1-3 Cult Classic Convention -Bastrop

Dallas Area
Jurassic Quest -Fort Worth
10/7-8 Arlington Comic Fest
12/16-17 Dallas Comic Show
1/26-28 Vampire Fan Week -Dallas
3/8-10 Jurassic Quest -Dallas

Houston Area
Houston Astros Star Wars Night -Houston  event details
Houston Astros Superhero Day -Houston more info
Houston Astros NASA Night -Houston more info
6/17 Montrose Block Party: The Comic Con Edition  more info
6/24 Thorn & Moon Summer Solstice Festival -Houston
7/6 Houston Astros Stranger Things Night
7/7-9 Anime Texas -Houston
7/9 Houston Astros Princess Day
7/25 Houston Astros Hello Kitty Night
10/14-15 Beaumont Comic Con -Beaumont  more info
12/16 Christmas Horror Market Pop-Up -Houston
1/11-14  Battle Tex IV War Gaming Convention
2/1-4 Paranormal Cirque -Cypress
3/8-10 Comic Conroe

San Antonio Area
Morphinominal Expo -San Antonio
10/6-8 Big Texas Comicon
1/6 Painting With A Twist: Lunar Love Set
11/4-3/3 Dinoscapes Exhibit at Traders Village -San Antonio
2/17-18 Otaku Fan Fair: Anime & Food
2/17-18 UFO Fest  more info

Other Cites
Paranormal Cirque -Robstown
Paranormal Cirque -Mercedes
Jurassic Quest -Abilene
6/3 Gamer’s Expo -McAllen
11/30-12/3 Paranormal Cirque -Lubbock
12/7-10 Paranormal Cirque -Waco
2/22-25 Paranormal Cirque -El Paso
3/15-17 Permian Basin Comic Con -Midland

Virtual Events & National Days

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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