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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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June

Mid Michigan Renaissance Festival

Vassar, MI, USA

Jun 15 - 30, 2019

Renaissance-themed entertainment with one "When Worlds Collide" weekend including steampunk. . .

Steampunk Con

Piscataway, NJ, USA

June 21 - 23, 2019

Steampunk convention. . .

Aethertopia 2019

Tampa, FL, USA

Jun 29 - 30, 2019

An immersive steampunk event. . .

Steamy Tech

Manchester, CT, USA

Jun 29, 2019

Steampunk gathering with a film screening. . .

July

Westercon 72/NASFiC 2019

Layton, UT, USA

July 4 - 7, 2019

Two science-fiction conventions in one. . .

Festival of Arts/Pageant of the Masters

Laguna Beach, CA, USA

Jul 5 - Aug 31, 2019

Juried art fair and live re-creations of famous paintings. This year's event has a sci-fi/steampunk theme. . .

2nd Annual Steampunk Fair

Dexter, ME, USA

Jul 12 - 14, 2019

Steampunk costume ball and fair. . .

Great Lakes Medieval Faire and Marketplace

Rock Creek, OH, USA

Jul 13 - Aug 18, 2019

Medieval-themed entertainment with one steampunk-themed weekend. . .

Hiller Aviation Museum Steampunk Extravaganza

San Carlos, CA, USA

Jul 13, 2019

A celebration of the 150th Anniversary of the Hermes Jr. Avitor Steam Airship. . .

Steampunking in the Park

Manchester, CT, USA

Jul 20, 2019

A steampunk photoshoot. . .

Geared for Weird

Fairfield, IA, USA

Jul 25, 2019

A steampunk-themed music festival held as part of a mass bicycle ride across Iowa. . .

Diversicon 27

Saint Paul, MN, USA

July 26 - 28, 2019

Science fiction/fantasy convention. . .

Guffey Steampunk Festival

Guffey, CO, USA

Jul 27, 2019

Steampunk gathering. . .

Obtainium Cup Contraptor Rally

Vallejo, CA, USA

Jul 28, 2019

A wacky road race featuring art cars and other mobile contraptions. . .

August

AMA-CON

Amarillo, TX, USA

Aug 3, 2019

Geek culture convention. . .

Coldwater Steampunk Festival

Coldwater, ON, Canada

Aug 9 - 10, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

Steam Show - Summer

Brownsville, PA, USA

Aug 9 - 11, 2019

Steam-powered equipment demos. . .

Southern Maine Steampunk Fair

Kennebunk, ME, USA

Aug 10, 2019

Steampunk festivities. . .

Key City Steampunk Festival

Frederick, MD, USA

August 16 - 18, 2019

Steampunk convention. . .

Muenster’s Cheese Ball

Rockville, CT, USA

Aug 17, 2019

An early Halloween celebration. . .

Railway to the Moon Steampunk Fest

Mount Washington, NH, USA

Aug 17 - 18, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

Time Travelers Bazaar

Sacramento, CA, USA

Aug 17, 2019

A one-day event for fans of "steampunk, future science, Dr. Who, fantasy, Golden Age, science fiction, Medieval, Star Trek, fables, Renaissance and more. . ."

NecronomiCon PVD

Providence, RI, USA

Aug 22 - 25, 2019

NecronomiCon Providence explores the life and works of H. P. Lovecraft and other creators of weird fiction. . .

Canal Day Festival

Wharton, NJ, USA

Aug 24, 2019

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

The Steampunk Farmer's Market

New Freedom, PA, USA

Aug 24, 2019

Steampunk-themed farmers market

Big River Steampunk Festival

Hannibal, MO, USA

August 30 - September 2, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

PA Steam Fest 2019

Bethlehem, PA, USA

August 31, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

SteamPunk 2019 - 9th Annual Steampunk Festival

Albion, NY, USA

Aug 31, 2019

Steampunk festivities. . .

September

Steam Rollin' III

Manchester, CT, USA

Sep 5, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

Belvidere Victorian Days

Belvidere, NJ, USA

Sep 6 - 8, 2019

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

Ohio River Sternwheel Festival

Marietta, OH, USA

Sep 6 - 8, 2019

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

Steampunk Honesdale

Honesdale, PA, USA

Sep 14 - 15, 2019

Steampunk festival near Scranton, PA. . .

SWFL SteamCon & Fantasy Expo

Fort Myers, FL, USA

Sep 14, 2019

Steampunk and fantasy convention in Southwest Florida. . .

The Compass Rose Steampunk Festival

Woodstock, CT, USA

Sep 21, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

Gate 5 Industrial Art Festival

Weirton, WV, USA

Sep 21, 2019

Industrial art festival with steampunk activities.

Springfield Steampunk Festival

Springfield, VT, USA

Sep 21 - 22, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

Steampunk Garden Party

Waynesburg, PA, USA

Sep 21, 2019

Steampunk gathering. . .

Amherstburg Uncommon Festival

Amherstburg, ON, Canada

Sep 27 - 29, 2019

A mostly free outdoor steampunk festival with some ticketed events. . .

Chicago Steampunk Exposition

Rosemont, IL, USA

September 27 - 29, 2019

A new steampunk con from the producer of the International Steampunk Symposium. . .

Gaslight Steampunk Expo

San Diego, CA, USA

September 27 - 29, 2019

Steampunk convention. . .

October

Escape in Time to Steampunk and Wine

Florence, CO, USA

Oct 11 - 12, 2019

Steampunk gathering. . .

Machen Bachen: A Steampunk Festival

Kingston, NH, USA

Oct 12, 2019

Steampunk festivities hosted by Citizens of Antiford. . .

Vandalia-Con 2019: Villains of Vandalia

Morgantown, WV, USA

Oct 18 - 20, 2019

A steampunk and science fiction convention that raises funds for cancer screening, diagnoses and treatment services in West Virginia. . .

Steampunk Industrial Show

Mount Dora, FL, USA

Oct 19 - 20, 2019

Two days of steampunk entertainment. . .

Steampunks Invade Memphis Beale Street

Memphis, TN, USA

Oct 25 - 27, 2019

A steampunk tour of the iconic tourist destination. . .

Jewelry City Steampunk Festival

Attleboro, MA, USA

Oct 26, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

Oxnard Steampunk Fest

Oxnard, CA, USA

Oct 26 - 27, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

World Fantasy Convention 2019

Los Angeles, CA, USA

October 31 - November 3, 2019

Fantasy convention. . .

November

St. Augustine Steampunk Invasion 2019

St. Augustine, FL, USA

Nov 8 - 10, 2019

A steampunk "festival without a festival. . ."

Steampunk November

Mansfield, TX, USA

Nov 8 - 10, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .