Events Calendar

Upcoming crime fiction festivals and other literary events.

Left Coast Crime Mar 16-19, USA

Left Coast Crime is an annual mystery convention for fans of the mystery/crime genre: readers, authors, librarians, bloggers, publishers, editors, agents, and booksellers.

Crime Book Festival Apr 1-2, Denmark

The Crime Book Festival, Denmark, Krimimessen, is held at Fængslet, the intriguing Old State Penitentiary in Horsens, every year right before Easter.

Malice Domestic Apr 28-30, USA

Annual fan convention in the metropolitan DC area that celebrates the traditional mystery, books best typified by the works of Agatha Christie.


2017 Events


Portsmouth Coppers (at Portsmouth BookFestival)
Mar 4, Portsmouth Central Library, UK

Mar 9-11, Norway

Murder and Mayhem in Chicago
Mar 11, Chicago, IL, USA

Left Coast Crime
Mar 16-19, Hawaii, USA

Quais du Polar
Mar 31-Apr 2, Lyon, France


Crime Book Festival Denmark
Apr 1-2, Horsens, Denmark

Edgar Awards
Apr 27, New York, USA

Malice Domestic
Apr 28-30, Maryland, USA


May 18-21, Bristol, UK

Sherlocked USA
May 26-28, Los Angeles, CA, USA


National Crime Reading Month
Jun 1-30, UK

California Crime Writers Conference
Jun 10-11, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Mystery Fest Key West
Jun 16-18, Key West, FL, USA

Deadly Ink
Jun 16-18, Rockaway, NJ, USA


Jul 11-15, New York, USA

Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival
Jul 20-23, Harrogate, UK

Jul 27-30, Pittsburgh, PA, USA


Crimetime Gotland
Aug 3-5, Gotland, Sweden

Suffolk Mystery Authors Festival
Aug 12, Suffolk, UK

St Hilda’s Mystery and Crime Conference
Aug 18-20, University of Oxford, UK

Killer Nashville
Aug 24-27, Nashville, TN, USA


Mystery Writers Conference
Sep 7-10, Corte Madera, CA, USA

Bloody Scotland
Sep 8-10, Stirling, Scotland, UK

Creatures, Crimes & Creativity Con
Sep 8-10, Columbia, MD, USA

International Agatha Christie Festival
Sep 13-17, Torquay, UK

Sep 14-17, Norwich, UK


Bouchercon 2017
Oct 12-15, Toronto, Canada

Magna Cum Murder
Oct 20-22, Indianapolis, IN, USA

Sherlocked UK
Oct 27-29, Birmingham, UK

Men of Mystery
Oct 29, Irvine, CA, USA


New England Crime Bake
Nov 10-12, New England, USA

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