The new steampunk convention emphasizes entertainment, but also includes panels and more
Stabbing Westward, Rasputina, Victor Sierra, and a host of other musical acts will take the stage as Steampunk Con debuts June 21-23 in Piscataway, New Jersey. The convention will also feature panels, parties, vendors, and a costume contest.
All-star makers and musical guests lead the program for the steampunk fest in New Jersey
C.O.G.S. Expo, which arose in 2018 from the rubble of the Steampunk World’s Fair, will return May 17-19 to North Jersey with a program that includes panels, workshops, musical acts, gaming, contests, parties, vendors, and more.
This juried art exhibition is tied to the Morris Museum’s Murtogh D. Guinness Collection
The Morris Museum in Morristown, New Jersey plans a March 15 opening for “Simply Steampunk,” a juried exhibition featuring 18 kinetic sculptures by 12 artists. Running through August 11, it’s the second installment in the “Cache of Kinetic Art” series.
Flights of Fancy in New York’s Hudson Valley is a steampunk event with an aerial twist
Steampunks will take to the skies as Flights of Fancy returns to the Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome in Red Hook, New York, on Saturday, Sept. 29. The event will include biplane rides along with a “History of Flight Air Show” and other activities.
Thousands are expected for Saturday’s Enchanted City Steampunk Fair in Troy, near Albany
Troy, New York will become a Victorian fantasyland as The Enchanted City V Steampunk Fair takes place this Saturday. Highlights include an Inventor’s Challenge and appearances by Frenchy and the Punk and Steam Powered Giraffe.
The Sheraton Parsippany Hotel in New Jersey will host the steampunk event in May 2019
The organizers of C.O.G.S. Expo announced the location, theme and pricing for next year’s event. Scheduled for May 17-19, 2019, it will be held at the Sheraton Parsippany Hotel in New Jersey, notable for its medieval castle exterior.
Downtown Honesdale in NE Pennsylvania will host a three-day steampunk festival
Train rides, a costume contest and live entertainment are among the attractions at Steampunk Honesdale, a free festival scheduled for July 20-22 in the Pennsylvania town known as the birthplace of the American Railroad.
The Radisson Piscataway will host Steampunk Con, as C.O.G.S. Expo seeks a new home
VampireFreaks, an organization best known for hosting a massive social network for the gothic-industrial community, is planning to launch a new steampunk convention next year in Piscataway, New Jersey.