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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)

Canada

UK/Ireland

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

New: We now have a listing of online events with substantial steampunk programming. We also have a page listing steampunk-related events that have been cancelled or postponed.

Use the contact form to let us know about events we might be missing. Past events are automatically removed from the calendar and won't appear until future dates are announced.

May

Hero Hype Miami Comic Convention

Miami, FL, USA

May 30, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

June

Wizard World St. Louis

St. Louis, MO, USA

Jun 5 - 7, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Capital Trade Shows - June

Ottawa, ON, Canada

Jun 7, 2020

A monthly sports card and comic book show. . .

Sac Comic-Con

Sacramento, CA, USA

Jun 7, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Siouxland Renaissance Festival

Sioux Falls, SD, USA

Jun 7 - 8, 2020

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Cocoa Beach Pirate Fest

Cocoa Beach, FL, USA

Jun 12 - 14, 2020

Pirate-themed entertainment. . .

OMG!con

Owensboro, KY, USA

Jun 12 - 14, 2020

Anime convention. . .

Oddmall: Riverside Ramble

Canton, OH, USA

Jun 13 - 14, 2020

Described as "an exploration of art & artifice. . ."

Salute to The Expanse - New Jersey

Parsippany, NJ, USA

Jun 13 - 14, 2020

A convention for fans of The Expanse. . .

Gear

5th Annual Steampunk Tea and Bazaar

Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Jun 13, 2020

Steampunk gathering. . .

Gear

Steampunking in the Park IV

Manchester, CT, USA

Jun 13, 2020

A steampunk photoshoot. . .

SWFL SpaceCon

Fort Myers, FL, USA

Jun 13, 2020

A science-fiction and comic book convention for Southwest Florida. . .

Lexington Comic & Toy Convention

Lexington, KY, USA

Jun 18 - 21, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Wizard World Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Jun 19 - 21, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Gear

Lodi Steampunk Garden Party

Lodi, WI, USA

Jun 20, 2020

Steampunk party at a private residence. . .

Sinister Creature Con

Sacramento, CA, USA

Jun 20 - 21, 2020

Horror convention. . .

Amazing Las Vegas Comic Con

Las Vegas, NV, USA

Jun 26 - 28, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Anime Festival Wichita

Wichita, KS, USA

Jun 26 - 28, 2020

Anime convention. . .

Greater St. Louis Book Fair

Ballwin, MO, USA

Jun 26 - 28, 2020

Book sales. . .

New Jersey Horror Con and Film Festival

Atlantic City, NJ, USA

Jun 26 - 28, 2020

Horror convention. . .

Rusty Scupper's Pirate Daze

Westport, WA, USA

Jun 26 - 28, 2020

Pirate-themed entertainment. . .

Celtic Fling & Highland Games

Manheim, PA, USA

Jun 27 - 28, 2020

Scottish-themed games and entertainment. . .

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MCM Birmingham Comic Con

Birmingham, UK

Jun 27 - 28, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention with a steampunk emporium. . .

Gear

Oddities & Curiosities Expo - Dallas

Dallas, TX, USA

Jun 27, 2020

An exposition of "all things weird. . ."

Venice is Sinking Masquerade Ball

Seattle, WA, USA

Jun 27, 2020

Masquerade ball with an 18th century theme. . .

July

Anime Midwest

Rosemont, IL, USA

Jul 3 - 5, 2020

Anime convention. . .

Florida Supercon

Miami Beach, FL, USA

Jul 3 - 5, 2020

Pop culture convention. . .

Montreal Comiccon

Montreal, QC, Canada

Jul 3 - 5, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

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Bressingham Steampunk Weekend

Bressingham, Norfolk, UK

Jul 4 - 5, 2020

Steampunk gathering at a steam museum. . .

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Leeds Steampunk Market - Pulling Power at 60!

Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK

Jul 4 - 5, 2020

A summer steampunk market. . .

Capital Trade Shows - July

Ottawa, ON, Canada

Jul 5, 2020

A monthly sports card and comic book show. . .

Anime Matsuri

Houston, TX, USA

Jul 9 - 12, 2020

Anime convention. . .

ConnectiCon

Hartford, CT, USA

Jul 9 - 12, 2020

Multi-genre pop culture convention. . .

Cape Comic Con

Cape Girardeau, MO, USA

Jul 10 - 12, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Corpus Christi Comic Con

Corpus Christi, TX, USA

Jul 10 - 12, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Kelowna Fan Experience (KFX)

Kelowna, BC, Canada

Jul 10 - 12, 2020

Geek culture expo. . .

MCM London Comic Con

London, UK

Jul 10 - 12, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Gear

3rd Annual Steampunk Fair

Dexter, ME, USA

Jul 10 - 12, 2020

Steampunk festivities. . .

Survival

Birmingham, UK

Jul 10 - 12, 2020

Convention for fans of the TV series The 100. . .

Tampa Bay Comic Con

Tampa, FL, USA

Jul 10 - 12, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Bristol Renaissance Faire

Kenosha, WI, USA

Jul 11 - Sep 7, 2020

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

East Coast Black Age of Comics Convention

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Jul 11, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Great Lakes Comic Expo - Summer

Clinton Township, MI, USA

Jul 11, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Gear

RetroFutureFest

Easton, PA, USA

Jul 12 - 18, 2020

A series of events related to retrofuturism and pop culture. . .

Blerdcon 2020

Arlington, VA, USA

Jul 17 - 19, 2020

A celebration of Black Nerd culture. . .

Collective Con

Jacksonville, FL, USA

Jul 17 - 19, 2020

Anime, comic book, sci-fi, fantasy, and pop culture convention. . .

Delta H Con

Houston, TX, USA

Jul 17 - 19, 2020

Gaming and anime convention. . .

Medieval Mayhem Renaissance Faire

Show Low, AZ, USA

Jul 17 - 19, 2020

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Canterbury Renaissance Faire

Silverton, OR, USA

Jul 18 - 26, 2020

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

EM-Con Nottingham

Nottingham, UK

Jul 18 - 19, 2020

Pop culture convention. . .