Finn and Jake at Emerald City ComiCon • photo by Vic DeLeon
Finn and Jake at Emerald City ComiCon • photo by Vic DeLeon
Looking to fight the doldrums of the Pacific Northwest grey season with some convention goodness? Here’s what’s coming up through the end of March:

Sherlock Seattle
January 9-10-11 at the Broadway Performance Center in Seattle, WA

The game is afoot this weekend in Seattle for fans of all iterations of Sherlock Holmes, from the original Arthur Conan Doyle canon to the beloved BBC series and more.

Wizard World Portland
January 23-24-25 at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, OR

One of Portland’s two comicons, Wizard World has a fantastic lineup of great celebrity guests (including Bruce Campbell!) as well as a pantheon of comic artists and cosplayers.

February 13-14-15 at the University of Victoria in Victoria, BC

A small anime con featuring a cosplay contest, a Pokemon tournament, and more!

February 27-March 1 at Victoria Conference Centre in Victoria, BC

Now in its seventh year, GottaCon focuses on all types of gaming and related hobbies. Tournaments, demonstrations, contests, panels, workshops, special events and a variety of exhibitors.

Terminal City Tabletop Convention
March 14-15 at the Bonsor Banquet Hall in Vancouver, BC

Games, games, games, games!! All games, all the time for two days!

Emerald City ComiCon
March 27-28-29 at the Washington Convention Center in Seattle, WA

Emerald City ComiCon has gotten HUGE, and many of the passes are already sold out… but if you hurry you can still grab a 1-day pass! The celebrity guest list this year is so good and the multitude of comic writers and artists, voice actors, and cosplayers is astounding. Don’t miss it!

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