A list of Elf-Fayres / Faerie-Events / fae-gatherings for 2014, complete with dates and link to the website.I will update the events based on what I find. There’s not a lot for North-America yet, for example. If you know of any elf-gathering / fae-festival that I haven’t mentioned, please leave a comment and I’ll add it. :-)The letters at the front are the international country codes:
GB for Great Britain
NL for the Netherlands
D for Germany (Deutschland)
GB – Jan. 31st, 2014 Imbolc Faery Ball at Glastonbury Assembly Rooms. “A Faery fundraiser for the White Spring with The Dolmen & Serpentyne”March 2014
GB – March 8th/9th: Avalon Faery Ball with Faerie and Steampunk Market at Glastonbury Town Hall. With Brian and Wendy Froud, Professor Elemental, Seas of Mirth and FaerealityApril 2014
D – April 19-21st 2014 HobbitCon 2014
at at MARITIM Hotel Bonn, Godesberger Allee, 53175 Bonn http://www.hobbitcon.de/en/
NL – Elfia Festival
at Castle de Haar, Harzuilens. http://elfia.com/events/elfia-haarzuilens-2014/tickets-and-travel/
D – May 10-11th 2014 – RPC Köln – Role Play Convention Cologne at Koelnmesse, Messeplatz 1, 50679 Köln, Deutschland http://www.rpc-germany.de Usually more than 5000 visitors, many of them in full costume. Games, manga, LARP, accys, outside renaissance market (“Mittelaltermarkt” in German). Also great fun for kids, but most stalls and activities are geared toward adults.
D – June 7 − 8 2014 DoKomi – Doitsu Comic Market at Congress Center Düsseldorf, Stockumer Kirchstr. 61, 40474 Düsseldorf, Deutschland http://www.dokomi.de/
GB – June 20th through 22th 3 Wishes Faery Fest (Gathering of the Celtic Faerie Clans) at Mount Edgcumbe Country Park, Cremyll/Torpoint, Cornwall.
USA – July 25 − 27. Faerieworlds at Emerald Meadows, Mt Pisgah, Eugene, OR, USA http://faerieworlds.com/
D – August 6th through 10th – ConQuest 2014. 5-day LARP event at Rittergut Brokeloh near Hanover. Theme is open fantasy-medieval LARP. You’ll meet Steampunkers as well as bards, knights and hundreds of fae and elves. A great adventure to live (with kids, if you like) for 5 days inside a fantasy.
D – August 13- 17th 2014. Gamescon at Kölnmesse (Fair Cologne), Messeplatz 1, 50679 Köln, Deutschland. http://www.gamescom.de/
D – August 20-24th 2014. EuroFurence (for the Furries among the fae :). at Sonnenallee 225, 12057 Berlin. Entrance only for people over 18! http://www.eurofurence.org/EF19/
GB- August 29th. Faery Ball at Glastonbury Town Hall
NL – September 20th and 21st – Elfia event at Arcen (near Venlo). Kasteeltuinen Arcen (Castlegardens of Arcen), Lingsforterweg 26, 5944 BE Arcen, Niederlande http://elfia.com/events-de/new-event-page-de-de/
D – October 17-19th 2014 – RingCon 2014 at MARITIM Hotel Bonn, Godesberger Allee, 53175 Bonn http://www.ringcon.de/de/
GB – October 25-26th 2014 Samhain Avalon Faery Ball and Faire at Glastonbury Town Hall