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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.

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.

March

Arizona Renaissance Festival & Artisan Marketplace

Gold Canyon, AZ, USA

February 9 - March 31, 2019

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Bay Area Renaissance Festival

Tampa, FL, USA

February 16 - March 31, 2019

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Sherwood Forest Faire

McDade, TX, USA

March 2 - April 21, 2019

Medieval-themed entertainment. . .

Costume-Con 37

Danvers, MA, USA

March 22 - 25, 2019

Cosplay convention. . .

AWP Conference & Bookfair

Portland, OR, USA

Mar 27 - 30, 2019

Literary conference. . .

Oxford Conference for the Book

Oxford, MS, USA

Mar 27 - 29, 2019

Literary festival. . .

Gamestorm 21

Portland, OR, USA

Mar 28 - 31, 2019

Gaming convention. . .

PAX East

Boston, MA, USA

March 28 - 31, 2019

Gaming convention. . .

Sci-Fi Weekender - Part 1

Sheffield, UK

Mar 28 - 31, 2019

Sci-fi and fantasy festival. . .

Supernatural Official Convention - Las Vegas

Las Vegas, NV, USA

March 28 - 31, 2019

Pop culture convention. . .

(Re)Generation Who 5

Bethesda, MD, USA

Mar 29 - 31, 2019

Doctor Who convention. . .

Anime Detour

Minneapolis, MN, USA

March 29 - 31, 2019

Anime convention. . .

Arizona Game Fair

Mesa, AZ, USA

March 29 - 31, 2019

Tabletop gaming convention. . .

Gear

Creative Ink Festival

Burnaby, BC, Canada

Mar 29 - 31, 2019

A festival for writers and readers. . .

Dark Side Of The Con 3

Parsippany, NJ, USA

March 29 - 31, 2019

"North America's Dark Alternative Convention. . ."

Gear

International Steampunk Symposium

Cincinnati, OH, USA

March 29 - 31, 2019

Steampunk convention. . .

Irish Discworld Convention

Cork, County Cork, Ireland

Mar 29 - Apr 1, 2019

Convention for fans of Terry Pratchett's Discworld series. . .

Nadeshicon

Quebec City, QC, Canada

March 29 - 31, 2019

Japanese culture convention. . .

New Jersey Horror Con and Film Festival

Atlantic City, NJ, USA

Mar 29 - 31, 2019

Horror convention. . .

No Brand Con

Wisconsin Dells, WI, USA

March 29 - 31, 2019

Anime convention. . .

Planet Comicon, Kansas City

Kansas City, MO, USA

March 29 - 31, 2019

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Sci-Fi on the Rock

St. John's, NL, Canada

March 29 - 31, 2019

Science fiction, fantasy and horror festival. . .

WillyCon XXI

Wayne, NE, USA

March 29 - 31, 2019

Science fiction and fantasy convention. . .

WonderCon

Anaheim, CA, USA

March 29 - 31, 2019

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Animarathon

Bowling Green, OH, USA

March 30 - 31, 2019

Anime convention. . .

Avalon Faire

Kilgore, TX, USA

Mar 30 - Apr 28, 2019

Medieval-themed entertainment. . .

Gear

Big River Steampunk Spring Faire

Hannibal, MO, USA

Mar 30 - 31, 2019

An indoor event from the organizers of the Big River Steampunk Festival . . .

Bluewater International Comic-Con

Port Huron, MI, USA

Mar 30, 2019

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Galactic Con – Delaware Comic Con

Middletown, DE, USA

Mar 30, 2019

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Indiana Pirate Festival

Mishawaka, IN, USA

Mar 30, 2019

Pirate-themed entertainment. . .

Island Entertainment Expo

Charlottetown, PE, Canada

March 30 - 31, 2019

Pop culture expo. . .

Morganton Comic Con - Spring

Morganton, NC, USA

Mar 30, 2019

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Morganton ComiCon

Morganton, NC, USA

Mar 30, 2019

Comic book convention. . .

Mulberry Comic Con

Mulberry, AR, USA

Mar 30, 2019

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Walker Stalker London

London, UK

Mar 30 - 31, 2019

Zombie convention. . .

The Atlanta Comic Convention

Atlanta, GA, USA

Mar 31, 2019

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

April

London Games Festival

London, UK

Apr 2 - 14, 2019

An annual video gaming festival for consumers and trade specialists. . .

Marburger Farm Antique Show

Round Top, TX, USA

Apr 2 - 6, 2019

Antique show. . .

Craftcation: Business + Makers Conference

Ventura, CA, USA

Apr 3 - 7, 2019

Creative business conference. . .

Gear

221B Con

Atlanta, GA, USA

April 5 - 7, 2019

A fan convention "for all things Sherlock Holmes . . ."

American Craft Show, St. Paul

Saint Paul, MN, USA

April 5 - 7, 2019

Juried craft market. . .

AnimeCon Arkansas

Little Rock, AR, USA

April 5 - 7, 2019

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Kawaii-Kon

Honolulu, HI, USA

April 5 - 7, 2019

Anime convention. . .

Medieval Faire of Norman

Norman, OK, USA

April 5 - 7, 2019

Medieval-themed entertainment. . .

RavenCon

Williamsburg, VA, USA

Apr 5 - 7, 2019

Science fiction and fantasy convention. . .

Survival

London, UK

Apr 5 - 7, 2019

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

Gear

Time Quake Steampunk Festival

Manchester, UK

Apr 5 - 7, 2019

An immersive steampunk expo. . .

Wizard World St. Louis

St. Louis, MO, USA

April 5 - 7, 2019

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Annapolis Book Festival

Annapolis, MD, USA

Apr 6, 2019

Literary festival. . .

CBC Comic Book and Toy Show

Jacksonville, FL, USA

Apr 6 - 7, 2019

Comic book and toy expo. . .