Paranormal Conventions 2023

Are you looking for paranormal conventions, conferences, expos, fandoms, and other events to attend in 2023? We’ve compiled this list of paranormal conventions and related events to help the community. We wanted to make finding, planning, and scheduling trips to your favorite gatherings easier. See something we missed or an incorrect detail; please reach out!

Why Attend Paranormal Conventions and Events?

Members of the paranormal community attend these events for various reasons, including education and learning, networking, community building, entertainment, personal growth, and more.

Education & Learning

Paranormal conventions and other related events frequently feature presentations and workshops by experts in the field of paranormal research, which provides the attendees an opportunity to learn about the latest research and investigation techniques. It allows them also to gain insights into different perspectives on paranormal phenomena.


These events offer a fantastic opportunity for any paranormal enthusiast to connect with like-minded peers, whether they’re paranormal investigators, researchers, authors, or fans of the genre. It can help lead to and open new opportunities for collaboration, partnerships, knowledge-sharing, and growing your network.

Community Building

If you’re attending a paranormal convention or event, it’s a great chance for you to connect with a community of individuals who share their interest in the paranormal. This sense of community is especially valuable to those who do not have a local source to connect with in their everyday lives. It also gives organizations a great chance to connect and grow their base.


Paranormal conferences and events feature well-known special guests and often provide travel opportunities to participate in local ghost hunts or investigations of historic areas. These events are quite thrilling to participate in in a group setting and allow attendees to experience paranormal activity firsthand.

Personal Growth

When you take the time to attend conferences, you may start to notice your own personal growth and self-discovery, whether that is through exploring your beliefs on the paranormal, confronting your fears, or advancing your career interests.

Attending conferences can provide a unique and valuable experience for those interested in paranormal research and investigation. Whether you’re attending for education and networking, to community building and personal growth, there are various benefits to participating in these events.

Browse this complete list of paranormal conventions, conferences, expos, and fandoms and find an event near you to attend in 2023.

Metaphysics & Wellness Fair1/7/20231/8/2023Lynnwood, WAMetaphysical
Orange Beach: Body, Mind, Spirit Expo 20231/7/20231/7/2023Orange Beach, FLMetaphysical
Supernatural Convention: Las Vegas1/12/20231/15/2023Las Vegas, NVFandoms
StaarCon 20231/19/20231/21/2023West Palm Beach, FLMetaphysical
Squatch Fest 20231/27/20231/28/2023Longview, WABigfoot
Days of the Dead Convention: Atlanta1/27/20231/29/2023Atlanta, GAHorror
Supernatural Convention: Plano1/28/20231/30/2023Plano, TXFandoms
Eureka Springs Paranormal Weekend2/3/20232/4/2023Eureka Springs, ARParanormal
Oddities & Curiosities Expo2/11/20232/12/2023Atlanta, GAParanormal
Dead Of Winter2/11/20232/11/2023Alton, ILParanormal
Conscious Life Expo 20232/12/20232/12/2023Los Angeles, CAMetaphysical
Savannah Horror Fest 20232/25/20232/26/2023Savannah, GAParanormal
Victory of Light Psychic Expo3/3/20233/4/2023Cincinnati, OHMetaphysical
Not Just Another Horror Con3/4/20233/4/2023Little Rock, ARHorror
Frogman Festival 3/4/20233/4/2023Mason, OHParanormal
Alien Con3/4/20233/5/2023Pasadena, CAUFO
Dallas Psychic Fair 3/5/20233/5/2023Plano, TXMetaphysical
The Journey Psychic and Healing Fair3/10/20233/11/2023Mentor, OHMetaphysical
The Meta Expo3/10/20233/12/2023Toronto, ON, CanadaMetaphysical
UFO XPO3/10/20233/12/2023Roswell, NMUFO
Cedar Falls Psychic & Paranormal Expo3/11/20233/12/2023Cedar Falls, IAHorror
UFO CON 20233/17/20233/19/2023San Francisco, CAUFO
Stranger Con3/18/20233/19/2023Los Angeles, CAFandoms
SD Psychic & Healing Arts Fair3/18/20233/19/2023San Diego, CAMetaphysical
Appalachian ParaCon3/18/20233/19/2023Parkersburg, WVParanormal
Fear Expo 20233/24/20233/26/2023Owensboro, KYHorror
Oregon Ghost Conference3/24/20233/26/2023Seaside, ORParanormal
The Haunting at the Mill ParaCon 3/24/20233/26/2023Pickens, SCParanormal
Australian Paranormal Conference & Expo 20233/25/20233/25/2023Melbourne, AustraliaParanormal
Phoenix Psychic Fair3/26/20233/26/2023Tempe, AZMetaphysical
The Haunted Galena Conference3/31/20234/1/2023Galena, ILParanormal
Paranormal Alternative4/1/20234/2/2023California City, CAParanormal
Bigfoot Days4/14/20234/15/2023Estes Park COBigfoot
Supernatural Convention: East Brunswick4/14/20234/16/2023East Brunswick, NJFandoms
35th Ozark Mountain UFO Conference 4/14/20234/16/2023Eureka Springs, ARUFO
Dubuque Psychic & Paranormal Expo4/15/20234/15/2023Dubuque, IAMetaphysical
Sci-Fi on the Rock4/21/20234/23/2023St. John's, NewfoundlandFandoms
Great Florida Bigfoot Conference4/22/20234/22/2023Lakeland, FLBigfoot
Ghost of Globe Paracon ll4/22/20234/22/2023Globe, AZParanormal
East TN Paracon & Legends4/28/20234/29/2023Morristown, TNParanormal
All Monsters Attack Convention5/5/20235/7/2023Chicago, ILFandoms
Southeast Hollows Haunt Convention5/5/20235/7/2023Savannah, GAHorror
Wild West ParaCon5/5/20235/7/2023Tombstone, AZParanormal
Ohio Bigfoot Conference 5/6/20235/6/2023Salt Fork, OHBigfoot
Hidden Marietta Paranormal Exposition5/6/20235/6/2023Marietta, OHParanormal
Metroham Convention Episode IV5/12/20235/14/2023Chattanooga, TNFandoms
ParaConn III5/13/20235/14/2023Ansonia, CTParanormal
Paracon & Oddities Expo5/19/20235/21/2023Spring City, PAParanormal
Crypticon: Seattle5/19/20235/21/2023Seattle, WAHorror
2023 North Star Tarot Conference5/19/20235/21/2023Eagan, MNMetaphysical
Pikes Peak Paranormal Conference5/19/20235/21/2023Cripple Creek, COParanormal
McMenamins UFO Fest5/19/20235/20/2023McMinnville, ORUFO
ParaPsyCon5/20/20235/21/2023Mansfield, OHParanormal
Small Town Monster Fest6/2/20236/3/2023Canton, OHHorror
Pacific Coast Paracon6/3/20236/4/2023Ventura, CAParanormal
Pine Bush UFO Fair6/3/20236/3/2023Pine Bush, NYUFO
Spookala6/9/20236/11/2023Ocala, FLFandoms
Boreal Bigfoot Expo6/10/20236/11/2023Fairbanks, AKBigfoot
Midwest Haunters Convention6/10/20236/11/2023Rosemont, ILHorror
Scottish UFO & Paranormal Conference 20236/17/20236/17/2023Glasgow, ScotlandParanormal
Days of the Dead Convention: Indianapolis6/23/20236/25/2023Indianapolis, INHorror
Haunted America Conference6/23/20236/24/2023Alton, ILParanormal
40th Contemporary Legend Conference6/26/20236/30/2023Sheffield, South Yorkshire, UKParanormal
Supernatural Convention: Burlingame7/7/20237/9/2023Burlingame, CAFandoms
The X-Files 30th Anniversary Fan Fest 7/7/20237/8/2023Saratoga Springs, NYFandoms
Smoky Mountain Bigfoot Conference7/22/20237/22/2023Gatlinburg, TNBigfoot
Midsummer Scream Halloween and Horror Convention7/28/20237/30/2023Long Beach, CAHorror
GalaxyCon Raleigh 20237/2720237/272023Raleigh, NCFandoms
Cardwell UFO Festival8/11/20238/13/2023Queensland, AustraliaUFO
Necronomicon Providence8/18/20238/21/2023Providence, RIHorror
H.P. Lovecraft Film Festiva8/18/20238/20/2023Providence, RIHorror
Grand Mystic Convention 20238/24/20238/24/2023Seattle, WAMetaphysical
13th Annual Michigan Paranormal Convention8/24/20238/26/2023Sault Ste. Marie, MIParanormal
Days of the Dead Convention: Los Angeles8/25/20238/27/2023Los Angeles, CAHorror
Sci-Fi Horror Fest8/25/20238/26/2023Vernon, NYHorror
2023 Creepycon8/25/20238/27/2023West Palm Beach, FLHorror
GalaxyCon Austin 20239/1/20239/3/2023Austin, TXFandoms
Phenomecon 20239/6/20239/9/2023Vernal, UTParanormal
Crypticon Minneapolis9/15/20239/17/2023Plymouth, MNFandoms
Upstate Spirit Conference9/15/20239/16/2023Abbeville, SCParanormal
Mothman Festival9/16/20239/17/2023Point Pleasant, WVParanormal
Great Lakes Paranormal Conference9/22/20239/24/2023Glenbeulah, WIParanormal
Pensacola Para Convention 20239/23/20239/24/2023Pensacola, FLParanormal
Spooky Spectacle9/23/20239/24/2023Granbury, TXParanormal
Supernatural Convention: Arlington9/29/202310/1/2023Arlington, VAFandoms
The Northwest Tarot Symposium9/29/202310/1/2023Portland, ORMetaphysical
Mass ParaCon9/29/20239/30/2023Plymouth, MAParanormal
Sage ParaCon USA9/29/202310/1/2023King George, VAParanormal
NJ Paraunity Expo9/29/202310/1/2023Woodbridge, NJParanormal
Whitehall Sasquatch Festival9/30/20239/30/2023Whitehall, NYBigfoot
The Salem Psychic Fair 202310/1/202310/31/2023Salem, MAMetaphysical
Honobia Bigfoot Conference10/6/202310/7/2023Honobia, OKBigfoot
H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival10/6/202310/8/2023Portland, ORHorror
Asylum Ball 202310/21/202310/21/2023Weston, WVHorror
Arkansas Paranormal Expo10/28/202310/29/2023Little Rock, ARParanormal
Halloween Ghost Hunt 202310/31/202310/31/2023Weston, WVParanormal
Supernatural Convention: Jacksonville11/3/202311/5/2023Jacksonville, FLFandoms
Port Gamble Ghost Conference11/10/202311/12/2023Port Gamble, WAParanormal
Days of the Dead Convention: Chicago11/17/202311/19/2023Chicago, ILHorror
Supernatural Convention: Nashville12/8/202312/10/2023Nashville, TNFandoms
Central PA-ranormal Convention 2023TBATBAWilliamsport, PAParanormal