Scenes from the Gaslight Steampunk Expo, where cosplayers embodied the Halloween spirit
Attendees celebrated “Haunted Holidays” as the Gaslight Steampunk Expo took place Sept. 29-Oct. 2 in San Diego. The theme, combined with a masking requirement, inspired lots of creativity among the costumed participants.
The convention takes places Sept. 29-Oct. 2 in San Diego. This year’s theme is “Haunted Holidays,” which will be reflected in a fashion show on Saturday along with panels, a ghost tour, and more.
It’s not jam-packed with steampunk programming, but we’ve scoured the panel schedule for sessions that may be of interest. Fans of science fiction and fantasy more broadly can get early looks at some highly anticipated films and TV series.
U.S. steampunk fans in points East and West will have a chance to get out this weekend with events including Top Brass near Sacramento, Down the Rabbit Hole in Maryland, Escape in Time to Steampunk and Wine in Colorado, and Monsterama in Atlanta.
Steampunk fans on the West Coast will have their first chance in months to gather indoors as the Gaslight Steampunk Expo returns Sept. 30-Oct. 3 to San Diego. This year’s convention will take attendees to the 1889 World’s Fair in Paris.
The duo performs “It Never Rains in Southern California” over scenes from their appearance at the 2019 Gaslight Gathering in San Diego. It’s the first of five videos the band plans for release in the next several months.
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Comic-Con International has announced the program schedule and other details for Comic-Con@Home, and it appears to be one of the most ambitious efforts to produce a virtual convention in the era of COVID-19. It all happens July 22-26.
More imaginative costumes as the Gaslight Steampunk Expo adopts an Ancient Egypt theme
Photo Gallery: Steampunk culture met Ancient Egypt as the Gaslight Steampunk Expo took place Sept. 27-29 in San Diego. We have some visual highlights thanks to guest photographers Jerry Abuan and Clara Blackheart.