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This section includes steampunk conventions in the USA and Canada, as well as other regional events likely to be of particular interest to steampunks. Click on the event name for details. You should always check the event's website or Facebook page for late changes or cancellations.

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New: We now have a listing of online events with substantial steampunk programming.

We have added new pages that serve as hubs for news and other information about major steampunk events:

Atlanta Steampunk ExpoBig River FestivalBrass Screw AllianceBurning ManC.O.G.S. ExpoClockwork AlchemyCogs & CorsetsColdwater FestivalDragon ConGaslight ExpoHigh Desert SteamJewelry City FestivalKey City FestivalSteampunk SymposiumTeslaCon • Watch City FestivalWild Wild West Con

July

Great Oregon Steam-Up

Salem, OR, USA

Jul 24 - Aug 1, 2021

Steam-powered equipment demos. . .

August

Coldwater Steampunk Festival

Coldwater, ON, Canada

Aug 5 - 22, 2021

Steampunk festival, happening mostly online in 2021. . .

MegaCon Orlando

Orlando, FL, USA

Aug 12 - 15, 2021

Geek culture convention with steampunk programming. . .

Key City Steampunk Festival

Gettysburg, PA, USA

Aug 13 - 15, 2021

Steampunk convention. . .

Steam Show

Brownsville, PA, USA

Aug 13 - 15, 2021

Steam-powered equipment demos. . .

Southern Maine Steampunk Fair

Kennebunk, ME, USA

Aug 14, 2021

Steampunk festivities. . .

Labyrinth Masquerade Ball

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Aug 20 - 21, 2021

Masquerade event inspired by "Venetian tradition, Celtic faerie and goblin lore, and stories of fantasy and wonder. . ."

PA Steam Fest

Bethlehem, PA, USA

Aug 21 - 22, 2021

Steampunk festival. . .

Southern Steam and Chili Cook Off

Canton, GA, USA

Aug 28, 2021

Steampunk-themed festival and chili cook-off. . .

September

Dragon Con

Atlanta, GA, USA

Sep 2 - 6, 2021

Science fiction/fantasy convention. . .

Big River Steampunk Festival

Hannibal, MO, USA

Sep 3 - 6, 2021

Steampunk festival. . .

Steampunk Rendezvous

Winthrop, WA, USA

Sep 17 - 19, 2021

A steampunk gathering in Wild West town. . .

Colfax Railroad Days

Colfax, CA, USA

Sep 18 - 19, 2021

A celebration of the Transcontinental Railroad. . .

TreasureFest

San Rafael, CA, USA

Sep 18 - 19, 2021

Music and arts festival with steampunk elements. . .

WhimsyCon

Northglenn, CO, USA

Sep 24 - 26, 2021

Steampunk and cosplay convention. . .

Book Fiend Readers Fest

Manchester, CT, USA

Sep 25, 2021

A celebration of sci-fi, fantasy and steampunk writers. . .

The Compass Rose Steampunk Festival

Woodstock, CT, USA

Sep 25, 2021

Steampunk festival. . .

Gaslight Steampunk Expo

San Diego, CA, USA

Sep 30 - Oct 3, 2021

Steampunk convention. . .

October

Down the Rabbit Hole

Parkton, MD, USA

Oct 9, 2021

"An afternoon of Steampunk, Wine & Entertainment. . ."

Top Brass 5: Romania

Roseville, CA, USA

Oct 9, 2021

Themed dinner hosted by the Sacramento Steampunk Society. . .

Meta Con

Minneapolis, MN, USA

Oct 15 - 17, 2021

Comic and sci-fi convention with steampunk programming. . .

Silk City Steampunk Festival

Manchester, CT, USA

Oct 16, 2021

Steampunk festival. . .

Jewelry City Steampunk Festival

Attleboro, MA, USA

Oct 23, 2021

Steampunk festival. . .

HollowSteam & Fall Festival

Canton, GA, USA

Oct 29, 2021

A steampunk-themed Halloween festival. . .

November

TeslaCon

Middleton, WI, USA

Nov 4 - 8, 2021

Immersive steampunk convention. . .

World Fantasy Convention 2021

Montreal, QC, Canada

Nov 4 - 7, 2021

Fantasy convention. . .

Steampunk November

Mansfield, TX, USA

Nov 12 - 14, 2021

Steampunk festival. . .

Chicago TARDIS

Lombard, IL, USA

Nov 26 - 28, 2021

Doctor Who convention. . .

December

DisCon III

Washington, DC, USA

Dec 15 - 19, 2021

The 79th World Science Fiction Convention. . .

February

Atlanta Steampunk Exposition

Atlanta, GA, USA

Feb 11 - 13, 2022

Steampunk convention. . .

March

Wild Wild West Steampunk Convention

Tucson, AZ, USA

Mar 3 - 6, 2022

Steampunk convention. . .

Clockwork Alchemy

Burlingame, CA, USA

Mar 18 - 20, 2022

Steampunk convention. . .

Steampunk Symposium

Cincinnati, OH, USA

Mar 25 - 27, 2022

Steampunk convention. . .

May

C.O.G.S. Expo

Iselin, NJ, USA

May 13 - 15, 2022

Steampunk convention. . .