Events

This section includes steampunk conventions, science-fiction/fantasy conventions, Renaissance Faires, comic cons, antique shows, art festivals and other events likely to be of interest to steampunks. The gear icon indicates events of particular interest to steampunks.

This is the complete event listing. You can also browse events by metro area or by region:

Mid-Atlantic states (Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia and the District of Columbia)

Midwest (Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin)

Mountain states (Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming)

New England (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont)

Pacific states (Alaska, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Oregon and Washington)

South Central U.S. (Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas)

Southeast (Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee)

See the "Steamiest" listing for events specifically geared toward steampunks.

November

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Dickens Victorian Village

Cambridge, OH, USA

November 2 - December 31, 2018

Dickens-themed entertainment. . .

Louisiana Renaissance Festival

Hammond, LA, USA

November 3 - December 9, 2018

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Sarasota Medieval Fair

Sarasota, FL, USA

November 3 - 18, 2018

Medieval-themed entertainment. . .

Camelot Days Medieval Festival

Hollywood, FL, USA

November 10 - 18, 2018

Medieval-themed entertainment. . .

Miami Book Fair International

Miami, FL, USA

November 11 - 18, 2018

Literary festival. . .

Kentucky Book Festival

Lexington, KY, USA

November 12 - 17, 2018

Literary festival. . .

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TeslaCon 9: The Battle of Britain

Middleton, WI, USA

November 15 - 18, 2018

Steampunk convention. . .

Anime NYC

New York, NY, USA

November 16 - 18, 2018

Anime convention. . .

Another Anime Con

Nashua, NH, USA

November 16 - 18, 2018

Anime convention. . .

Antique Festival of the Ozarks - Eureka Springs

Eureka Springs, AR, USA

November 16 - 18, 2018

Antique show. . .

CONjuration

Atlanta, GA, USA

November 16 - 18, 2018

Magical fantasy convention. . .

Contraflow VIII

Kenner, LA, USA

November 16 - 18, 2018

Science fiction/fantasy convention. . .

Memphis Comic and Fantasy Convention

Memphis, TN, USA

November 16 - 18, 2018

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Philcon

Cherry Hill, NJ, USA

November 16 - 18, 2018

Science-fiction convention. . .

Rochester Mini Maker Faire

Rochester, NY, USA

November 16 - 17, 2018

DIY and invention showcase. . .

Antiques at Kimberton

Phoenixville, PA, USA

November 17 - 18, 2018

Antique show. . .

Con-Jikan

Albuquerque, NM, USA

November 17 - 18, 2018

Anime convention. . .

Great American Comic Convention

Las Vegas, NV, USA

November 17 - 18, 2018

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

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The Great Dickens Christmas Fair

Daly City, CA, USA

November 17 - December 23, 2018

Dickens-themed entertainment. . .

Kawaii Land

Toronto, ON, Canada

November 17, 2018

A gathering for fans of Japanese "cute culture. . ."

Mobile Renaissance FaireMobile Renaissance Faire & Pirate Festival

Robertsdale, AL, USA

November 17 - 18, 2018

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Randolph Street Holiday Market

Chicago, IL, USA

November 17 - 18, 2018

Antique and vintage market. . .

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Rose City Steampunk Film Festival

Portland, OR, USA

November 17, 2018

"A celebration of the world's finest neo-Victorian retrofuturist cinema. . ."

SW-Florida Comic-Con

Fort Myers, FL, USA

November 17 - 18, 2018

Comic, toy, and pop culture convention. . .

Tampa Bay Times Festival of Reading

St. Petersburg, FL, USA

November 17, 2018

Literary festival. . .

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Yule Steam Expo

Reno, NV, USA

November 17 - 18, 2018

Steampunk gathering. . .

21st Century Flea Market

Vancouver, BC, Canada

November 18, 2018

Flea market. . .

Brampton Comic Con

Brampton, ON, Canada

November 18, 2018

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Buckeye Comic Con

Columbus, OH, USA

November 18, 2018

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

New Haven Comic and Collectible Spectacular

New Haven, CT, USA

November 18, 2018

Comic books, toys and collectibles expo. . .

Patchwork Show Long Beach Fall

Long Beach, CA, USA

November 18, 2018

Curated craft show. . .

Philadelphia Comic-Con!

Essington, PA, USA

November 18, 2018

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Poughkeepsie Mini Maker Faire

Poughkeepsie, NY, USA

November 18, 2018

DIY and invention showcase. . .

Toronto Comic Book Show

North York, ON, Canada

November 18, 2018

Comic book expo. . .

Chessiecon

Lutherville-Timonium, MD, USA

November 23 - 25, 2018

Science fiction/fantasy convention. . .

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Chicago TARDIS

Lombard, IL, USA

November 23 - 25, 2018

Doctor Who convention. . .

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Dickens Village Festival

Garrison, ND, USA

November 23 - December 8, 2018

Dickens-themed entertainment. . .

Loscon 45

Los Angeles, CA, USA

November 23 - 25, 2018

Science fiction convention. . .

NorthEast Comic Con and Collectibles Extravaganza

Boxborough, MA, USA

November 23 - 25, 2018

Comic book and collectibles convention. . .

Starbase Indy

Indianapolis, IN, USA

November 23 - 25, 2018

Star Trek convention. . .

Chicago Pop Culture Convention

St. Charles, IL, USA

November 24 - 25, 2018

Multi-genre convention, including steampunk. . .

The 2nd Annual Freaky Mutant Weirdo Variety Show

Dunellen, NJ, USA

November 24, 2018

Geeky entertainment for a cause. . .

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Steampunk Showcase

Grantville, PA, USA

November 24 - 25, 2018

Steampunk convention. . .

Patchwork Show Santa Ana Fall

Santa Ana, CA, USA

November 25, 2018

Curated craft show. . .

Cedar Key Pirate Invasion Weekend

Cedar Key, FL, USA

November 30 - December 2, 2018

Pirate-themed entertainment. . .

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Dickens of a Christmas (Ebensburg)

Ebensburg, PA, USA

November 30 - December 2, 2018

Dickens-themed entertainment. . .

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Dickens On The Strand

Galveston, TX, USA

November 30 - December 2, 2018

Dickens-themed entertainment. . .

Utah Winter Faire

Farmington, UT, USA

November 30 - December 2, 2018

Renaissance- and holiday-themed entertainment. . .

Wizard World Comic Con - Madison

Madison, WI, USA

November 30 - December 2, 2018

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

December

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A Dickens Christmas Festival

Eminence, KY, USA

December 1 - 9, 2018

Victorian-themed holiday entertainment. . .