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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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December

Dickens Victorian Village

Cambridge, OH, USA

Nov 1, 2019 - Jan 1, 2020

Dickens-themed entertainment. . .

The Great Dickens Christmas Fair

Daly City, CA, USA

Nov 23 - Dec 22, 2019

Dickens-themed entertainment. . .

Dickens Village Festival

Garrison, ND, USA

Nov 29 - Dec 14, 2019

Dickens-themed entertainment. . .

Dickens Christmas Towne at Nauticus

Norfolk, VA, USA

Nov 23 - Dec 31, 2019

Victorian-themed holiday entertainment with steampunk vehicles. . .

Dickens of a Christmas (Ebensburg)

Ebensburg, PA, USA

Dec 6 - 8, 2019

Dickens-themed entertainment. . .

Dickens On The Strand

Galveston, TX, USA

Dec 6 - 8, 2019

Dickens-themed entertainment. . .

Bah Humbug Hullabaloo

Manchester, CT, USA

Dec 7, 2019

A ticketed holiday event with musical entertainment. . .

A Dickens Christmas Festival

Eminence, KY, USA

Dec 7 - 15, 2019

Victorian-themed holiday entertainment. . .

Steampunk Victorian Holiday Faire

Loomis, CA, USA

Dec 7 - 8, 2019

Two-day steampunk gathering. . .

Dickens of a Christmas (Franklin)

Franklin, TN, USA

Dec 14 - 15, 2019

Dickens-themed entertainment. . .

Mad Hatter Holiday Parade and Festival

Vallejo, CA, USA

Dec 14, 2019

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

January

Victorian Skate Fantasy

Bolton, CT, USA

Jan 11, 2020

Costumed ice skating with a Victorian theme. . .

The Edwardian Ball and World's Faire - SF

San Francisco, CA, USA

Jan 24 - 25, 2020

Art and music festivities with a whimsical neo-vintage twist. . .

February

Stupid Cupid Steampunk Ball 5

Manchester, CT, USA

Feb 1, 2020

Steampunk gathering. . .

Foolscap

Seattle-Tacoma, USA

Feb 7 - 9, 2020

Multi-genre convention. . .

AnachroCon

Atlanta, GA, USA

Feb 14 - 16, 2020

Science fiction/fantasy convention. . .

Gallifrey One

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Feb 14 - 16, 2020

Doctor Who convention. . .

13 Gears: An Eclectic Steampunk Event

Minneapolis, MN, USA

Feb 15 - 16, 2020

Steampunk gathering. . .

Syfy Bartow

Bartow, FL, USA

Feb 15, 2020

Science fiction festival. . .

Riverside Dickens Festival

Riverside, CA, USA

Feb 22 - 23, 2020

Dickens-themed entertainment. . .

WhimsyCon

Aurora, CO, USA

Feb 28 - Mar 1, 2020

Steampunk and cosplay convention. . .

March

Wild Wild West Steampunk Convention

Tucson, AZ, USA

Mar 5 - 8, 2020

Steampunk convention. . .

FOGcon

Walnut Creek, CA, USA

Mar 6 - 8, 2020

Literary-focused science fiction/fantasy convention. . .

Browncoat WayStation

Long Beach, CA, USA

Mar 13, 2020

A convention for fans of steampunk, Firefly, and the Old West. . .

Geneva Steam Convention

Delavan, WI, USA

Mar 13 - 15, 2020

Steampunk gathering. . .

International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts

Orlando, FL, USA

Mar 18 - 21, 2020

Academic conference. . .

Clockwork Alchemy

Burlingame, CA, USA

Mar 20 - 22, 2020

Steampunk convention. . .

International Steampunk Symposium

Cincinnati, OH, USA

Mar 27 - 29, 2020

Steampunk convention. . .

April

221B Con

Atlanta, GA, USA

Apr 3 - 5, 2020

A fan convention "for all things Sherlock Holmes . . ."

Pirate Fest LV

Las Vegas, NV, USA

Apr 10 - 12, 2020

Pirate-themed entertainment. . .

MegaCon Orlando

Orlando, FL, USA

Apr 16 - 19, 2020

Geek culture convention with steampunk programming. . .

Ratha Con

Athens, OH, USA

Apr 18, 2020

Regional pop culture and comic book convention. . .

May

Auriferra Republic

San Francisco, CA, USA

May 8 - 9, 2020

An immersive theatrical event with a steampunk theme. . .

The Beer-Lesque & Carniv-Ale Show

St Thomas, ON, Canada

May 9, 2020

Steampunk artisans plus sideshow and burlesque entertainment. . .

Watch City Steampunk Festival

Waltham, MA, USA

May 9, 2020

Steampunk festival. . .

Steam Show - Spring

Brownsville, PA, USA

May 16 - 17, 2020

Steam-powered equipment demos. . .

June

Cogs & Corsets: A Steampunk Happening

Bloomington, IL, USA

Jun 5 - 7, 2020

Steampunk gathering. . .

WhedonCon

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Jun 5 - 7, 2020

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

Brass Screw Confederacy Steampunk Festival

Port Townsend, WA, USA

Jun 12 - 14, 2020

Steampunk festival. . .

Steamship Landing Exposition

Plattsmouth, NE, USA

Jun 13 - 14, 2020

Steampunk gathering. . .

July

RetroFutureFest

Easton, PA, USA

Jul 12 - 18, 2020

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

August

Steam Show - Summer

Brownsville, PA, USA

Aug 7 - 9, 2020

Steam-powered equipment demos. . .

September

Dragon Con

Atlanta, GA, USA

Sep 3 - 7, 2020

Science fiction/fantasy convention. . .

Meta Con

Minneapolis, MN, USA

Sep 4 - 6, 2020

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

Steampunk Rendezvous

Winthrop, WA, USA

Sep 18 - 20, 2020

A steampunk gathering in Wild West town. . .