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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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May

Kraken Watch

Forks, WA, USA

May 1 - 3, 2020

Steampunk gathering on the Pacific Coast. . .

Oddities & Curiosities Expo - Little Rock

Little Rock, AR, USA

May 16, 2020

An exposition of "all things weird. . ."

Steampunk Days at Cowtown Saloon

Wichita, KS, USA

May 16 - 17, 2020

Steampunk festivities. . .

Danish Brotherhood/Steampunk General Store Steampunk Minicon

Kenosha, WI, USA

May 23, 2020

Steampunk festivities. . .

June

MegaCon Orlando

Orlando, FL, USA

Jun 4 - 7, 2020

Geek culture convention with steampunk programming. . .

Brass Screw Confederacy Steampunk Festival

Port Townsend, WA, USA

Jun 12 - 14, 2020

Steampunk festival. . .

Ocean Renaissance: Merfolk Pirate Faerie SteamPunk Convention

Ocean City, MD, USA

Jun 12 - 14, 2020

Nautically themed steampunk, pirate, and faerie convention. . .

Oddities & Curiosities Expo - Minneapolis

Minneapolis, MN, USA

Jun 13, 2020

An exposition of "all things weird. . ."

5th Annual Steampunk Tea and Bazaar

Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Jun 13, 2020

Steampunk gathering. . .

Steampunking in the Park IV

Manchester, CT, USA

Jun 13, 2020

A steampunk photoshoot. . .

Oddities & Curiosities Expo - Austin

Austin, TX, USA

Jun 20, 2020

An exposition of "all things weird. . ."

Michigan Steam Expo

Pontiac, MI, USA

Jun 26 - 28, 2020

Steampunk convention. . .

Oddities & Curiosities Expo - Dallas

Dallas, TX, USA

Jun 27, 2020

An exposition of "all things weird. . ."

July

3rd Annual Steampunk Fair

Dexter, ME, USA

Jul 10 - 12, 2020

Steampunk festivities. . .

RetroFutureFest

Easton, PA, USA

Jul 12 - 18, 2020

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

Oddities & Curiosities Expo - Detroit

Novi, MI, USA

Jul 18, 2020

An exposition of "all things weird. . ."

Lodi Steampunk Garden Party

Lodi, WI, USA

Jul 20, 2020

Steampunk party at a private residence. . .

Monocles and Mischief, a Steampunk Experience

Indianapolis, IN, USA

Jul 24 - 26, 2020

Immersive steampunk convention. . .

Silk City Steampunk Festival

Manchester, CT, USA

Jul 25, 2020

Steampunk festival. . .

August

AMA-CON

Amarillo, TX, USA

Aug 1, 2020

Geek culture convention. . .

Oddities & Curiosities Expo - Chicago

Chicago, IL, USA

Aug 1, 2020

An exposition of "all things weird. . ."

Coldwater Steampunk Festival

Coldwater, ON, Canada

Aug 7 - 8, 2020

Steampunk festival. . .

Steam Show - Summer

Brownsville, PA, USA

Aug 7 - 9, 2020

Steam-powered equipment demos. . .

Southern Maine Steampunk Fair

Kennebunk, ME, USA

Aug 8, 2020

Steampunk festivities. . .

Key City Steampunk Festival

Gettysburg, PA, USA

Aug 14 - 16, 2020

Steampunk convention. . .

Labyrinth Masquerade Ball

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Aug 14 - 15, 2020

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

Canal Day Festival

Wharton, NJ, USA

Aug 15, 2020

An "old-time country fair" celebrating the Morris Canal. . .

Oddities & Curiosities Expo - Buffalo

Buffalo, NY, USA

Aug 15, 2020

An exposition of "all things weird. . ."

PA Steam Fest

Bethlehem, PA, USA

Aug 21 - 22, 2020

Steampunk festival. . .

Silk City Steampunk Photoshoot

Manchester, CT, USA

Aug 22, 2020

Steampunk-themed photoshoot. . .

International Steampunk Symposium

Cincinnati, OH, USA

Aug 28 - 30, 2020

Steampunk convention. . .

The Beer-Lesque & Carniv-Ale Show

St Thomas, ON, Canada

Aug 29, 2020

Steampunk artisans plus sideshow and burlesque entertainment. . .

Oddities & Curiosities Expo - New Orleans

Westwego, LA, USA

Aug 29, 2020

An exposition of "all things weird. . ."

September

Dragon Con

Atlanta, GA, USA

Sep 3 - 7, 2020

Science fiction/fantasy convention. . .

Ohio Renaissance Festival - Time Travelers

Waynesville, OH, USA

Sep 3 - 4, 2020

Themed weekend at the Renaissance Festival. . .

Steam Rollin' IV

Manchester, CT, USA

Sep 3, 2020

Steampunk festival. . .

Big River Steampunk Festival

Hannibal, MO, USA

Sep 4 - 7, 2020

Steampunk festival. . .

Meta Con

Minneapolis, MN, USA

Sep 4 - 6, 2020

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

Oddities & Curiosities Expo - Salt Lake City

Sandy, UT, USA

Sep 5, 2020

An exposition of "all things weird. . ."

Gan Steampunk Festival

Gananoque, ON, Canada

Sep 11 - 13, 2020

Steampunk festival in a historic Victorian industrial town. . .

Ohio River Sternwheel Festival

Marietta, OH, USA

Sep 11 - 13, 2020

This festival celebrates the riverboat heritage of the Marietta area. . .

Belvidere Victorian Days

Belvidere, NJ, USA

Sep 12 - 13, 2020

A celebration of Belvidere's Victorian-era heritage. . .

Guffey Steampunk Festival

Guffey, CO, USA

Sep 12, 2020

Steampunk gathering. . .

Steampunk Rendezvous

Winthrop, WA, USA

Sep 18 - 20, 2020

A steampunk gathering in Wild West town. . .

Oddities & Curiosities Expo - Kansas City

Kansas City, MO, USA

Sep 19, 2020

An exposition of "all things weird. . ."

The Compass Rose Steampunk Festival

Woodstock, CT, USA

Sep 26, 2020

Steampunk festival. . .

Fort Town Steampunk Festival

Prescott, ON, Canada

Sep 26, 2020

Steampunk-themed fundraising event. . .

Oddities & Curiosities Expo - Indianapolis

Indianapolis, IN, USA

Sep 26, 2020

An exposition of "all things weird. . ."

Steampunk Riverboat Cruise

Williamsport, PA, USA

Sep 26, 2020

Steampunk-themed riverboat cruise. . .

October

Gaslight Steampunk Expo

San Diego, CA, USA

Oct 1 - 4, 2020

Steampunk convention. . .