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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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April

LepreCon 45

Phoenix, AZ, USA

Apr 18 - 21, 2019

Science fiction/fantasy convention with an art focus. . .

SD Steampunk Spring Picnic 2019

Poway, CA, USA

Apr 20, 2019

Steampunk gathering. . .

Changeling Waking Dreams

Atlantic City, NJ, USA

Apr 25 - 27, 2019

An immersive festival with music, art, and costuming, combined with a live action role-playing game. . .

Central Missouri Renaissance Festival

Kingdom City, MO, USA

Apr 27 - May 5, 2019

Renaissance-themed entertainment with one "Time Travelers" weekend. . .

Pirate Fest

North Las Vegas, NV, USA

April 27 - 28, 2019

Pirate-themed entertainment. . .

Railfest 2019

Fillmore, CA, USA

Apr 27 - 28, 2019

A celebration of historic transportation "with a bit of Steampunk fun. . ."

Ratha Con

Athens, OH, USA

April 27, 2019

Regional pop culture and comic book convention. . .

STEAM Fest Time Traveller's Gala

Macungie, PA, USA

April 27, 2019

Steampunk-themed fundraising event. . .

May

DemiCon 30

Urbandale, IA, USA

May 3 - 5, 2019

Science fiction and fantasy convention. . .

Kraken Watch 2019

Forks, WA, USA

May 3 - 5, 2019

Steampunk gathering on the Pacific Coast. . .

WHOlanta

Atlanta, GA, USA

May 3 - 5, 2019

Doctor Who convention. . .

The Cloud City Ball

Alameda, CA, USA

May 4, 2019

Science fiction-themed music and dance. . .

StokerCon

Grand Rapids, MI, USA

May 9 - 12, 2019

Horror writers' conference. . .

The Beer-Lesque & Carniv-Ale Show

St Thomas, ON, Canada

May 11, 2019

Steampunk artisans plus sideshow and burlesque entertainment. . .

Music and Maritime Mystery at the Mansion

Manchester, CT, USA

May 11, 2019

Maritime-themed steampunk event. . .

Watch City Steampunk Festival

Waltham, MA, USA

May 11, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

MegaCon Orlando

Orlando, FL, USA

May 16 - 19, 2019

Geek culture convention. . .

C.O.G.S. Expo

Parsippany, NJ, USA

May 17 - 19, 2019

Steampunk convention. . .

Maker Faire Bay Area

San Mateo, CA, USA

May 17 - 19, 2019

DIY and invention showcase. . .

The Old Timers Day Steampunk Festival

Van Buren, AR, USA

May 18 - 19, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

Steam Show - Spring

Brownsville, PA, USA

May 18 - 19, 2019

Steam-powered equipment demos. . .

Steampunk Ottawa 10th Anniversary Gala

Ottawa, ON, Canada

May 19, 2019

Steampunk gathering in Ottawa. . .

Michigan Steam Expo

Pontiac, MI, USA

May 26, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

Cog County Faire

Montello, WI, USA

May 30 - Jun 2, 2019

Steampunk gathering. . .

June

Iron Horse Family Steampunk Carnivale

Perris, CA, USA

June 1 - 2, 2019

Steampunk gathering. . .

JMS Steam Punk 2019

Phillipsburg, NJ, USA

Jun 1, 2019

A steampunk photo shoot at a historic pumping station. . .

Marble City Comicon

Knoxville, TN, USA

June 1 - 2, 2019

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Brass Screw Confederacy Steampunk Festival

Port Townsend, WA, USA

June 7 - 9, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

Cogs & Corsets: A Steampunk Happening

Bloomington, IL, USA

Jun 7 - 9, 2019

Steampunk gathering. . .

WhedonCon

Los Angeles, CA, USA

June 7 - 9, 2019

Pop culture convention focusing on the works of Joss Whedon. . .

Heavener Runestone Steampunk Festival

Heavener, OK, USA

Jun 8 - 9, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

STEAMPunk Festival Steam Operations

Fremont, CA, USA

Jun 8 - 9, 2019

Steampunk gathering at a heritage railroad. . .

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. . .

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. . .

GEAR Con 2019: Apocalypse

Portland, OR, USA

July 6 - 7, 2019

Steampunk convention. . .

2nd Annual Steampunk Fair

Dexter, ME, USA

Jul 12 - 14, 2019

Steampunk costume ball and fair. . .

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. . .

Diversicon 27

Saint Paul, MN, USA

July 26 - 28, 2019

Science fiction/fantasy convention. . .

The Fairhaven Steampunk Festival

Bellingham, WA, USA

July 27, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

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. . .

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. . .

Munster’s Cheese Ball

Rockville, CT, USA

Aug 17, 2019

An early Halloween celebration. . .