Do you want to see your favorite podcast recorded LIVE? It’s possible, thanks to the growing number of live podcast events for listeners and fans.
I absolutely love that the podcast industry has turned to live podcast events to engage and meet fans. I’ll be updating this list of events weekly so that you can keep track of live shows near you. Feel free to email me with updates you know of!
Upcoming Podcast Events for Fans
- Now Hear This Podcast Festival – New York City – September 8-10, 2017
- LA Podcast Festival – Los Angeles, CA – October 6-8, 2017
- PodCon – Seattle, WA – December 9-10, 2017
- NYC Podfest – New York, NY – April 6-8, 2018
Events outside the US
- Shout Out Loud Festival – London – August 5, 2017
Podcast Brunch Club Events
Want to find people in your area who are also obsessed with podcasts? Join the Podcast Brunch Club! If there’s not a local chapter in your area yet, volunteer to start one! I helped start the Tampa/Clearwater, FL chapter!
Be sure to sign up for the Podcast Brunch Club newsletter so you’ll receive the monthly list of themed podcasts. Once you’ve listened, either join your local chapter to chat about them, or join the online group!
International Podcast Day Events
Oh, you didn’t know that there’s an International Podcast Day? There is; it is celebrated on September 30th every year.
Check this page frequently for updates to events being held on International Podcast Day.
Past Podcast Events
Check back soon for next year’s dates!
- Chicago Podcast Festival – Chicago, IL – 2017 dates TBD
- Melbourne International Comedy Festival – Australia – 2018 dates TBD
- Tape Festival – Brooklyn, NY – 2018 dates TBD
- Lore Live West Coast Tour – Multiple Cities
- WBEZ’s Podcast Passport Presents BuzzFeed’s Another Round – Chicago, IL – June 21, 2017
- Sistah Speak Family Reunion – Nashville, TN – June 29, 2017
- Generation Why Podcast Meetup w/ Already Gone Podcast – Livonia, MI – July 8
- Philadelphia Podcast Festival – Philadelphia, PA – July 14-23, 2017