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.

July

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GEAR Con 8: The Great War

Portland, OR, USA

July 7 - 8, 2018

Steampunk gathering. . .

The Jolly Corks Ball: 1868

Alameda, CA, USA

July 7, 2018

Music and dance event hosted by the Period Events & Entertainments Re-Creation Society. . .

Sterling Renaissance Festival

Sterling, NY, USA

July 7 - August 19, 2018

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Centreville Michigan Antique Flea Market - Summer

Centreville, MI, USA

July 8, 2018

Antique show. . .

Sunday at Sandwich Antiques Show

Sandwich, IL, USA

July 8, 2018

Antique show. . .

Brimfield Antique and Collectibles Show

Brimfield, MA, USA

July 10 - 15, 2018

Antique show. . .

Utah Midsummer Renaissance Faire

Cedar City, UT, USA

July 11 - 14, 2018

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts

University Park, PA, USA

July 12 - 15, 2018

Art show. . .

ConnectiCon

Hartford, CT, USA

July 12 - 15, 2018

Multi-genre pop culture convention. . .

Florida Supercon

Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA

July 12 - 15, 2018

Pop culture convention. . .

Grandfather Mountain Highland Games

Linville, NC, USA

July 12 - 15, 2018

Scottish-themed games and entertainment. . .

Art in the Park

Plymouth, MI, USA

July 13 - 15, 2018

Juried art fair. . .

Atlanta Comic Con

Atlanta, GA, USA

July 13 - 15, 2018

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Delta H Con

Houston, TX, USA

July 13 - 15, 2018

Gaming and anime convention. . .

G-Fest

Rosemont, IL, USA

July 13 - 15, 2018

Japanese monsters convention. . .

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Motor City Steam Con

Novi, MI, USA

July 13 - 15, 2018

Steampunk gathering. . .

O Comic Con

Council Bluffs, IA, USA

July 13 - 15, 2018

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Anime-zing!

Davenport, IA, USA

July 13 - 15, 2018

Anime convention. . .

Tokyo in Tulsa

Tulsa, OK, USA

July 13 - 15, 2018

Anime convention. . .

Vintage Market Days of Tri-State Pittsburgh

Monroeville, PA, USA

July 13 - 15, 2018

Vintage and craft market. . .

Wizard World Boise

Boise, ID, USA

July 13 - 15, 2018

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Art Fair on the Square

Madison, WI, USA

July 14 - 15, 2018

Juried art fair. . .

Civil War Days

Duncans Mills, CA, USA

July 14 - 15, 2018

Civil War reenactment. . .

Dundee Scottish Festival

Dundee, NY, USA

July 14, 2018

Scottish-themed music, dance, games and crafts. . .

Great Lakes Comic Expo - Summer

Clinton Township, MI, USA

July 14, 2018

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

The Great Lakes Medieval Faire and Marketplace

Rock Creek, OH, USA

July 14 - August 19, 2018

Medieval-themed entertainment. . .

Krasl Art Fair on the Bluff

St. Joseph, MI, USA

July 14 - 15, 2018

Juried art fair. . .

Rocky Mountain Antique Festival - Loveland

Loveland, CO, USA

July 14 - 15, 2018

Antique show. . .

The Utica Antiques Market

Shelby Township, MI, USA

July 14 - 15, 2018

Antique show. . .

Ann Arbor Street Art Fair

Ann Arbor, MI, USA

July 19 - 22, 2018

Juried art fair. . .

Comic-Con International: San Diego

San Diego, CA, USA

July 19 - 22, 2018

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Seadog Nights and Gypsy Carnival

Lebanon, OR, USA

July 19 - 23, 2018

Pirate- and Gypsy-themed immersion experience. . .

Rocky Mountain Antique Festival - Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs, CO, USA

July 20 - 22, 2018

Antique show. . .

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Steampunk Honesdale

Honesdale, PA, USA

July 20 - 22, 2018

Steampunk festival near Scranton, PA. . .

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Big Bear Renaissance Faire

Fawnskin, CA, USA

July 21 - August 12, 2018

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Canterbury Renaissance Faire

Silverton, OR, USA

July 21 - 29, 2018

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Central Coast Renaissance Festival

San Luis Obispo, CA, USA

July 21 - 22, 2018

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Elizabeth Celtic Festival

Elizabeth, CO, USA

July 21 - 22, 2018

Celtic-themed entertainment. . .

Harlem Book Fair

New York, NY, USA

July 21, 2018

Literary festival. . .

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Steampunk MidAtlantic

Raleigh, NC, USA

July 21 - 22, 2018

Steampunk festivities in Raleigh. . .

Wild Renn Fest

East Aurora, NY, USA

July 21 - 22, 2018

Renaissance festival. . .

Costume College

Woodland Hills, CA, USA

July 26 - 30, 2018

Costuming arts conference. . .

Blerdcon

Arlington, VA, USA

July 27 - 29, 2018

A celebration of Black Nerd culture. . .

Brony Con

Baltimore, MD, USA

July 27 - 29, 2018

Pop culture convention. . .

Confluence

Coraopolis, PA, USA

July 27 - 29, 2018

Science fiction/fantasy convention. . .

Diversicon 26

Saint Paul, MN, USA

July 27 - 29, 2018

Science fiction/fantasy convention. . .

MechaCon

New Orleans, LA, USA

July 27 - 29, 2018

Anime convention. . .

Raleigh Sports Card, Memorabilia, & Comic Con

Raleigh, NC, USA

July 27 - 29, 2018

Comic book and sports card dealers. . .

ROB-CON

Kingsport, TN, USA

July 27 - 29, 2018

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Antique Festival of the Ozarks - Branson

Branson, MO, USA

July 28 - 29, 2018

Antique show. . .