November 2016 Event Preview

  • By David Kennedy | Tuesday, November 1st, 2016
November Event Preview

The holiday season is fast approaching, but don’t let the chilly weather keep you from enjoying the events that you love! We’ve compiled a list of amazing cons, festivals, and holiday light events coming your way this month.


New York Audio Show (Chester Group) Park Lane Hotel, New York, NY – November 4-6, 2016

Good news, audiophiles: New York Audio Show ’16 is almost here! Throughout the event, you’ll have the chance to experience the latest in cutting edge audio technology like masterfully crafted headphones, stunningly crisp amplifiers, and home stereo systems. Attendees will also have the opportunity to interact with industry professionals, all while enjoying live music, competitions, and guest speakers. Sounds like a good time to us (no pun intended). Tickets are going fast, so be sure to get yours today!

Beers of the Burgh Winter Warmer Carrie Furnace, Pittsburgh, PA – November 5, 2016

Brace yourself: Beers of the Burgh Winter Warmer is coming! Sample seasonal brews from more than 30 Western Pennsylvania breweries, enjoy some fantastic live music, and warm yourself up with local fare from a selection of food trucks. Enjoy all of this while marveling at a true piece of Pittsburgh history – Carrie Furnace.

Book Riot Live Metropolitan West, Hell’s Kitchen, New York, NY – November 12-13, 2016

Celebrate your passion for the written word with another NYC event, Book Riot Live! Enjoy a packed schedule including guest speakers like author Walter Mosley and illustrator Sarah Andersen, a panel on how a book goes from manuscript to finished product, and live podcast recordings. Don’t just take our word for it – you’ll want to experience Book Riot Live for yourself!


Trucks Gone Wild Fall Classic Redneck MudPark, Punta Gorda, FL – November 4-6, 2016

Unleash your wild side at one of the biggest off-roading parks in the South! Feel the excitement flow through your veins as engines start rumbling and crowds start cheering. Watch and experience mega mud truck races, truck pulls, trail riding, live music, and much more during this 3-day, action-packed weekend. Remember, the muddier the better!

Heroes and Villains FanFest Atlanta Georgia World Congress Center,  Atlanta, GA – November 19-20, 2016

Don’t just meet your favorite superheroes, become one! Put your skills to the test by participating in obstacle courses and games of skill that not only challenge the body, but also the mind. Then, take a breather with exclusive panels, celebrity photo ops or by checking out cool event merchandise you can fill your secret layer with. See you there!

Fantasy in Lights Callaway Gardens, Pine Mountain, GA – November 18 – January 7, 2017

Named as one of the world’s Top 10 Places to See Holiday Lights, by the National Geographic Traveler, Fantasy in Lights immerses you in the wonderment of the holiday season. Sit back in your own vehicle or the hop a ride on the Jolly Trolley as you experience over 8 million lights in over 15 sparkling scenes. There may be a slight chill, so don’t forget to pack the hot chocolate and mini marshmallows!


SOFA Chicago Navy Pier Festival Hall, Chicago, IL – November 3-6, 2016

Showcasing over 80 art dealers, SOFA Chicago is the event for any enthusiast looking for a diverse collection of three dimensional art. Running since 1994, this critically acclaimed event also offers unique lecture series and special exhibits exploring the different views and upcoming trends of the art world. Looking for the VIP experience? Become part of an exclusive event series dedicated to high-profile gallery clients and collector/museum groups.

LEGO KidsFest Cleveland I-X Center, Cleveland, OH – November 4-6, 2016

Get ready Cleveland, LEGO Kidsfest is coming your way! Take a stroll through the LEGO Model museum to see characters from your childhood and theirs like Lightning McQueen, Scooby Doo, and the Hulk. Then, help your child build their own characters and more at the construction zones and group builds throughout the event. Don’t miss it!

Rewind Convention Hilton Indian Lakes Resort, Bloomingdale, IL – November 11-13, 2016

Take a trip back to the 80’s and 90’s with Rewind Con. Celebrate the music and shows that shaped a generation with celebrity guests like Joey Fatone, Tristan Rodgers, and Tori Spelling. With live panels and vendors selling old school threads, fans do not want to miss a minute of Rewind Con – including a special Sunday throwback concert featuring O-Town, members of N*Sync, Backstreet Boys, and 98 degrees!


Christmas in Color Kearns, UT & Provo, UT – November, 2016

Start off the holiday season right with Christmas in Color! Enjoy this truly spectacular light display from the comfort of your vehicle. With thousands upon thousands of glistening lights synchronized to music played through your car radio, Christmas in Color is a truly unforgettable family experience, and sure to be part of your Yuletide traditions for years to come!

49th Annual Western World Championships Arizona Speedway, San Tan Valley, AZ – November 4-5, 2016

Start your engines! Tickets are going fast for the highly anticipated annual World Championship event at San Tran Valley’s own Arizona Speedway. With special attractions like the western world practice, fans will get the ultimate sprint car and non-wing experience all in one massive event! Want more? Enter the All Star team pits for a chance to meet and take a quick selfie with the drivers and their teams with an All Access Pass.

ComplexCon Long Beach Convention Center, Long Beach, CA – November 5-6, 2016

Complex, the pop culture discovery platform, will soon rise from the internet and come to life as ComplexCon! This unique 2-day event will transform Long Beach Convention Center into an all-out menagerie of avant-garde brands, food, art, panel discussions, and an incredible musical lineup. Performances from Snoop Dogg, Skrillex, and Kid Cudi will grace the stage over the course of the first iteration of this highly anticipated event. This event is sure to blur the lines between festival, convention, concert, and style – see you there!