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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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August

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. . .

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. . .

A Taste of Steampunk

Fitchburg, MA, USA

Aug 24, 2019

Outdoor steampunk festival. . .

Aethertopia: Corsets & Cogs

New Port Richey, FL, USA

Aug 24, 2019

A steampunk event focusing on makers. . .

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

Steampunking in the Park

Waterford, CT, USA

Aug 25, 2019

A steampunk photoshoot. . .

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. . .

First Gear Steampunk Pirate Festival

Vermillion, SD, USA

Sep 14, 2019

Steampunk gathering at an art center. . .

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

Atlanta Steampunk Exposition

Atlanta, GA, USA

Oct 4 - 5, 2019

Steampunk convention. . .

Steampunk Retro Futurism Party - First Fridays

Putnam, CT, USA

Oct 4, 2019

Immersive steampunk party. . .

A Passion for Poe

Falls Church, VA, USA

Oct 5, 2019

Afternoon tea with readings. . .

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. . .

Mark Twain Wild West Fest

Angels Camp, CA, USA

Oct 19, 2019

Street fair and evening music festival. . .

Oakville Steampunk Spectacular Vol. 1

Oakville, ON, Canada

Oct 19, 2019

Steampunk art showcase and charity fundraiser. . .

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. . .

Book Fiend Readers Fest

Norwich, CT, USA

Nov 9, 2019

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

TeslaCon: Murder on the Orient Express

Middleton, WI, USA

Nov 14 - 17, 2019

Immersive steampunk convention. . .

Winter in Wonderland Expo and Ball

Reno, NV, USA

Nov 16 - 17, 2019

Steampunk event with an Alice in Wonderland theme. . .

Chicago TARDIS

Lombard, IL, USA

Nov 29 - Dec 1, 2019

Doctor Who convention. . .

December

Bah Humbug Hullabaloo

Manchester, CT, USA

Dec 7, 2019

A ticketed holiday event with musical entertainment. . .

Mad Hatter Holiday Parade and Festival

Vallejo, CA, USA

Dec 7, 2019

Wacky holiday parade with cosplay and whimsical art cars. . .