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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.

April

Bay Area Renaissance Festival

Dade City, FL, USA

Apr 17 - May 23, 2021

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Cornwall & Area Pop Event

Cornwall, ON, Canada

Apr 24 - 25, 2021

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Georgia Renaissance Festival

Fairburn, GA, USA

Apr 24 - Jun 6, 2021

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Buccaneer Days

Corpus Christi, TX, USA

Apr 29 - May 9, 2021

Pirate-themed entertainment. . .

May

Oklahoma Renaissance Festival

Muskogee, OK, USA

May 1 - Jun 6, 2021

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

New Hampshire Renaissance Faire

Fremont, NH, USA

May 8 - 16, 2021

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Gear

The Old Timers Day Steampunk Festival

Van Buren, AR, USA

May 8 - 9, 2021

Steampunk festival. . .

Gear

Rock N Roll Steampunk Fair

Washington, NJ, USA

May 8, 2021

Steampunk festival. . .

Utah Renaissance Festival and Fantasy Faire

Marriott-Slaterville, UT, USA

May 15 - 31, 2021

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

3 Rivers Comicon

Homestead, PA, USA

May 22 - 23, 2021

Comic convention. . .

Bak-Anime

Bakersfield, CA, USA

May 22 - 23, 2021

"Bakersfield's Anime Convention. . ."

Gear

Sanctuary II

Newark, Nottinghamshire, UK

May 22 - 23, 2021

Steampunk gathering. . .

Tennessee Medieval Faire

Harriman, TN, USA

May 22 - 31, 2021

Medieval-themed entertainment. . .

New Jersey Renaissance Faire

Bordentown, NJ, USA

May 29 - Jun 6, 2021

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

June

Colossalcon

Sandusky, OH, USA

Jun 3 - 6, 2021

Anime convention. . .

Gear

Cogs & Corsets: A Steampunk Happening

Bloomington, IL, USA

Jun 4, 2021

Steampunk gathering. . .

ConCarolinas

Charlotte, NC, USA

Jun 4 - 6, 2021

Science fiction/fantasy convention. . .

Venice is Sinking Masquerade Ball

Seattle, WA, USA

Jun 5 - 6, 2021

Masquerade ball with an 18th century theme. . .

WonderFest

Louisville, KY, USA

Jun 5 - 6, 2021

Movie special effects and models. . .

AnimeNEXT

Atlantic City, NJ, USA

Jun 11 - 13, 2021

Anime convention. . .

Heroes Convention

Charlotte, NC, USA

Jun 18 - 20, 2021

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Celtic Fest Ohio

Waynesville, OH, USA

Jun 19, 2021

Celtic-themed entertainment. . .

Celtic Fling & Highland Games

Manheim, PA, USA

Jun 26 - 27, 2021

Scottish-themed games and entertainment. . .

Forest City Comicon

London, ON, Canada

Jun 26, 2021

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Gear

Stupid Covid Steampunk Ball

Simsbury, CT, USA

Jun 26, 2021

Steampunk gathering. . .

Gear

Times of Future Past

Kewaunee, WI, USA

Jun 26 - 27, 2021

Steampunk, time travel, and cosplay festival. . .

July

Anime Expo (AX)

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Jul 2 - 5, 2021

Anime convention. . .

Anime Midwest

Rosemont, IL, USA

Jul 2 - 4, 2021

Anime convention. . .

Gear

Bressingham Steampunk Weekend

Bressingham, Norfolk, UK

Jul 3 - 4, 2021

Steampunk gathering at a steam museum. . .

Colorado Renaissance Festival

Larkspur, CO, USA

Jul 3 - Aug 22, 2021

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Anime Matsuri

Houston, TX, USA

Jul 8 - 11, 2021

Anime convention. . .

Bristol Renaissance Faire

Kenosha, WI, USA

Jul 10 - Sep 6, 2021

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Utah Midsummer Renaissance Faire

Cedar City, UT, USA

Jul 14 - 17, 2021

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Blerdcon

Arlington, VA, USA

Jul 16 - 18, 2021

A celebration of Black Nerd culture. . .

Delta H Con

Houston, TX, USA

Jul 16 - 18, 2021

Gaming and anime convention. . .

Kelowna Fan Experience (KFX)

Kelowna, BC, Canada

Jul 16 - 18, 2021

Geek culture expo. . .

Comicpalooza

Houston, TX, USA

Jul 17 - 18, 2021

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

London Film & Comic Con

London, UK

Jul 23 - 25, 2021

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Gear

Whitby Steampunk Weekend - Summer

Whitby, North Yorkshire, UK

Jul 23 - 25, 2021

Steampunk gathering. . .

Big Apple Comic Con Prequel Expo

New York, NY, USA

Jul 24, 2021

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Gem City Comic Con

Dayton, OH, USA

Jul 24 - 25, 2021

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Gear

Great Oregon Steam-Up

Salem, OR, USA

Jul 24 - Aug 1, 2021

Steam-powered equipment demos. . .

GalaxyCon Raleigh

Raleigh, NC, USA

Jul 29 - Aug 1, 2021

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Animatic Con

Cincinnati, OH, USA

Jul 30 - Aug 1, 2021

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo

Calgary, AB, Canada

Jul 30 - Aug 2, 2021

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Diversicon

Plymouth, MN, USA

Jul 30 - Aug 1, 2021

Science fiction/fantasy convention. . .

Revelcon

Houston, TX, USA

Jul 30 - Aug 1, 2021

A "fan-fun relax-a-con/zinefest. . ."

Tampa Bay Comic Con

Tampa, FL, USA

Jul 30 - Aug 1, 2021

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

TERRIFICon

Uncasville, CT, USA

Jul 30 - Aug 1, 2021

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

August

CONvergence

Minneapolis, MN, USA

Aug 5 - 8, 2021

Science fiction and fantasy convention. . .