Friday, October 20, 2023

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:

2023 Out of This World Events in Texas

The Mermaid Bazaar -San Marcos  (every 1st & 3rd Saturday)
2/23-25 Nosferatu Festival
3/1-3 Cult Classic Convention -Bastrop

National Video-Game Museum -Frisco
6/28-30 Ecchi Expo -San Marcos

Houston Area Events & Exhibits
Burke Baker Planetarium at the Houston Museum of Natural Science:
Candytopia -Houston  exhibit details
Immersive Gamebox -The Woodlands
FOMO Factory -Houston more info
Seismique Art Museum -Houston
12/16 Christmas Horror Market Pop-Up -Houston
1/11-14  Battle Tex IV War Gaming Convention
3/8-10 Comic Conroe
5/24-26 Comicpalooza -Houston

San Antonio

Other Cities
11/30-12/3 Paranormal Cirque -Lubbock
12/7-10 Paranormal Cirque -Waco

*Virtual Events & National Days

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

Austin Area
Wizard Fest Austin
Anime Austin
Other Worlds Film Festival -Austin  more info
Paranormal Cirque -Austin
6/24-25 Greater Austin Comic Con
9/9-24 Mermaid Splash Fest -San Marcos

Dallas Area
Wizard Fest Fort Worth
2/3-5 The Official Supernatural Convention -Plano
4/29-30 Dallas Comic Show
5/12-14 Jurassic Quest -Fort Worth
5/26-28 Texas Frightmare Festival
8/5 Denton Comic Art Expo
10/7-8 Arlington Comic Fest

Houston Area
Houston Astros Star Wars Night -Houston  event details
Houston Astros Superhero Day -Houston more info
Pinot’s Palette: Edge of Space & Time
Traders Village Houston Comicon  more info
Houston Astros NASA Night -Houston more info
Wizard Fest Houston
1/19-29 Paranormal Cirque -Katy
3/25 Thorn & Moon Spring Equinox Festival -Houston
3/17-19 Jurassic Quest -Conroe
HMNS: The Moon by Luke Jerram (thru 3/31)
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
8/11-13 Houston Horror Film Festival
8/25-27 Galveston Island ESports Summit
9/2 Thorn & Moon Magickal Market -Houston
10/14-15 Beaumont Comic Con -Beaumont  more info

San Antonio Area
Monster Con -San Antonio  event details
Burton Ball -San Antonio  event details
Wizard Fest San Antonio
Zombie Fest -San Antonio  more info
Painting With A Twist: Jack & Sally
Rustic Renaissance Feastival  more info
1/4 Painting With A Twist: Wednesdays We Wear Black
1/28-29 Wizards and Wands Arts and Crafts  more info
3/11-12 Morphinominal Expo -San Antonio
7/29 Painting With A Twist: Pick Your Lunar Love
10/6-8 Big Texas Comicon

Other Cites
10/9 Wizard Fest Corpus Christi
11/11-13 Worthwich Wizarding Weekend -Granbury
2/2-5 Paranormal Cirque -Robstown
2/9-12 Paranormal Cirque -Mercedes
3/3-5 Jurassic Quest -Abilene
3/17-19 Permian Basin Comic Con -Midland
4/28-30 Southeast Texas Comic Con -McAllen
6/3 Gamer’s Expo -McAllen
7/28-30 Corpus Christi Comic Con
9/8-10 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

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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