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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.

December

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Dickens Victorian Village

Cambridge, OH, USA

November 2 - December 31, 2018

Dickens-themed entertainment. . .

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The Great Dickens Christmas Fair

Daly City, CA, USA

November 17 - December 23, 2018

Dickens-themed entertainment. . .

Dickens of a Christmas (Roanoke)

Roanoke, VA, USA

December 7 - 21, 2018

Dickens-themed entertainment. . .

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Blists Hill Victorian Town's Victorian Christmas

Telford, UK

Dec 8 - 16, 2018

Holiday celebration in a birthplace of the Industrial Revolution. . .

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Greg Chapman’s Steampunk Christmas Show - Emery Down

Emery Down, Lyndhurst, UK

Dec 14, 2018

Steampunk-themed holiday entertainment. . .

Oshawa Comic Con

Oshawa, ON, Canada

December 15, 2018

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Randolph Street Holiday Market

Chicago, IL, USA

December 15 - 16, 2018

Antique and vintage market. . .

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The Steampunk Yule Ball: A Cosplay Christmas

Exeter, UK

Dec 15, 2018

Steampunk-themed holiday ball. . .

The Atlanta Comic Convention

Atlanta, GA, USA

December 16, 2018

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

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Greg Chapman’s Steampunk Christmas Show - Worleston

Worleston, Cheshire, UK

Dec 19, 2018

Steampunk-themed holiday entertainment. . .

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Simply Having A Wonderful Steampunk Time

York, UK

Dec 20, 2018

A Christmas party by Impossible Gears. . .

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Greg Chapman’s Steampunk Christmas Show - Brighstone

Brighstone, Isle of Wight, UK

Dec 21, 2018

Steampunk-themed holiday entertainment. . .

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Greg Chapman’s Steampunk Christmas Show - Arreton

Arreton, Isle of Wight, UK

Dec 22, 2018

Steampunk-themed holiday entertainment. . .

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I Wish It Could Be Steampunk Every Day!

Edinburgh, UK

Dec 22, 2018

A Christmas party by Impossible Gears. . .

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Let It Steam! Let It Steam! Let It Steam!

Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK

Dec 23, 2018

A Christmas party by Impossible Gears. . .

Starfury: Destiny 4

London, UK

Dec 30 - 31, 2018

Convention for fans of genre TV series. . .

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A Time-Travelling New Year!

Ponteland, Northumberland, UK

Dec 31, 2018

A New Year's Eve party by Impossible Gears. . .

January

Anime-ZAP!

East Peoria, IL, USA

January 4 - 6, 2019

Anime convention. . .

Evercon

Rothschild, WI, USA

January 4 - 6, 2019

Gaming convention. . .

Wizard World - New Orleans

New Orleans, LA, USA

January 4 - 6, 2019

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Fandom PDX

Portland, OR, USA

January 5 - 6, 2019

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

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Greg Chapman’s Steampunk Christmas Show - Stratford St Andrew

Stratford St Andrew, Suffolk, UK

Jan 5, 2019

Steampunk-themed holiday entertainment. . .

Heroes & Villains Fan Fest - Portland

Portland, OR, USA

Jan 5 - 6, 2019

Pop culture convention held concurrently with Walker Stalker. . .

Victorian 12th Night Ball

Alameda, CA, USA

January 5, 2019

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

Walker Stalker Portland

Portland, OR, USA

Jan 5 - 6, 2019

Zombie convention. . .

Animé Los Angeles

Ontario, CA, USA

January 10 - 13, 2019

Anime convention. . .

Ichibancon 10

Concord, NC, USA

Jan 10 - 13, 2019

Anime convention. . .

ACE Comic Con Arizona

Glendale, AZ, USA

January 11 - 13, 2019

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

AniMore

Baltimore, MD, USA

January 11 - 13, 2019

Anime convention. . .

IllogiCon VIII

Raleigh, NC, USA

January 11 - 13, 2019

Science fiction convention. . .

Kotoricon 2019

Sewell, NJ, USA

Jan 11 - 12, 2019

Anime convention. . .

Ohayocon

Columbus, OH, USA

Jan 11 - 13, 2019

Anime convention. . .

OrcaCon

Seattle, WA, USA

Jan 11 - 13, 2019

Tabletop games convention. . .

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A Steampunk'd Twelfth Night

Winnipeg, MB, Canada

January 12, 2019

Steampunk gathering. . .

Animini

Edmonton, AB, Canada

January 12 - 13, 2019

Anime, gaming, and cosplay convention. . .

ConFusion

Dearborn, MI, USA

January 17 - 20, 2019

Science fiction and fantasy convention. . .

Further Confusion

San Jose, CA, USA

Jan 17 - 21, 2019

Furry convention. . .

Albuquerque Comic Con

Albuquerque, NM, USA

January 18 - 20, 2019

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Arisia

Boston, MA, USA

January 18 - 21, 2019

Science fiction/fantasy convention. . .

Betacon

Wilkes-Barre, PA, USA

January 18 - 20, 2019

A "family-oriented gaming convention. . ."

BryceCon

Bryce Canyon City, UT, USA

January 18 - 21, 2019

Gaming convention near Bryce Canyon. . .

COSine 2019

Colorado Springs, CO, USA

Jan 18 - 20, 2019

Science fiction convention. . .

G-Anime - Winter Edition

Gatineau, QC, Canada

January 18 - 20, 2019

Anime convention. . .

HexaCon

Denver, CO, USA

January 18 - 21, 2019

Gaming convention. . .

PAX South

San Antonio, TX, USA

Jan 18 - 20, 2019

Gaming convention. . .

Starfury: Lux

Birmingham, UK

Jan 18 - 20, 2019

Convention for fans of the TV series Lucifer. . .

Anime Impulse

Pomona, CA, USA

January 19 - 20, 2019

Anime convention. . .

Anime Shogatsu

Toronto, ON, Canada

January 19, 2019

Anime convention. . .

BrickFair Lego Expo Alabama

Birmingham, AL, USA

January 19 - 20, 2019

Lego exposition. . .

Gasparilla Pirate Fest

Tampa, FL, USA

January 19, 2019

Pirate-themed entertainment. . .