Welcome to the Convention Tuesdays segment! Each week here on Geek Alabama, Convention Tuesdays will feature and highlight conventions happening during the upcoming weekend in the State of Alabama, or within short driving distances from Alabama such as Atlanta, Nashville, Chattanooga, New Orleans, Jackson, Memphis, and other nearby cities close to Alabama.
Listings come from Southern Fandom Resource Guide
January 12-15 — Atlanta Game Fest — Atlanta, Georgia
Boardgame fans from across the Southeast gather for four days of fun and games. Hundreds of the world’s best boardgames are available for play, as well as friendly folks who can help with the rules.
Learn more at: http://www.atlantagamefest.com/
January 13-15 — Chattacon 48 — Chattanooga, Tennessee
Chattacon is an event where the professionals and fans of Speculate Fiction can meet and share their appreciation for this literary form and all that springs from it. What are YOU doing for the weekend? If it is January it MUST be Chattacon, and for our 48th we are back on MLK Weekend, January 13th – 15th 2023 at the DoubleTree Hilton in Downtown Chattanooga!
Learn more at: https://chattacon.org/
January 13-15 — GaFilk — Atlanta, Georgia
GAFilk is the premier relax-a-filkcon in the world. Musicians gather the second week in January to celebrate the fannish New Year with music, dancing, conversation, food, and beer.
Learn more at: http://www.gafilk.org/
January 15 — Atlanta Comic Convention — Atlanta, Georgia
Next show January 15th.
Learn more at: http://www.atlantacomicconvention.com/