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This section includes events in the UK and Ireland. The gear icon indicates events of particular steampunk interest. 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

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Ilfracombe Steampunk and Victorian Celebration

Ilfracombe, Devon, UK

Jun 15 - 23, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

Starfury: Cross Roads

Birmingham, UK

Jun 21 - 23, 2019

Convention for fans of the TV series Supernatural. . .

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Bristol Steampunk Saturday

Bristol, UK

Jun 29, 2019

Steampunk gathering. . .

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Steampunkalia

Nottingham, UK

Jun 29 - 30, 2019

Steampunk festivities in an industrial museum. . .

July

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Bressingham Steampunk Weekend

Bressingham, Norfolk, UK

Jul 6 - 7, 2019

Steampunk gathering at a steam museum. . .

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Leeds Steampunk Market - Middleton Railway

Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK

Jul 6 - 7, 2019

A summer steampunk market. . .

Bradford Festival

Bradford, West Yorkshire, UK

Jul 12 - 14, 2019

Arts and music festival. . .

EDGE-LIT 8

Derby, UK

Jul 13, 2019

Conference for writers of horror, fantasy, science-fiction and crime stories. . .

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Hebden Bridge Steampunk Weekend

Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire, UK

Jul 13 - 14, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

St Albans Comic-Con

St Albans, Hertfordshire, UK

Jul 14, 2019

Comic and pop culture convention. . .

Melton Mowbray Comic Con

Melton Mowbray, UK

Jul 20, 2019

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Boconnoc Steam Fair

Lostwithiel, UK

Jul 26 - 28, 2019

Demonstrations of steam engines and vintage vehicles. . .

London Film & Comic Con

London, UK

Jul 26 - 28, 2019

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

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Whitby Steampunk Weekend - Summer

Whitby, North Yorkshire, UK

Jul 26 - 28, 2019

Steampunk gathering. . .

MCM Manchester Comic Con

Manchester, UK

Jul 27 - 28, 2019

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

August

The Cromford Steam Rally

Brackenfield, Derbyshire, UK

Aug 3 - 4, 2019

An old-time carnival plus demonstrations of steam-powered vehicles and machinery. . .

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Newhaven Fort Steampunk Festival

Newhaven, East Sussex, UK

Aug 3 - 4, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

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The Surrey Steampunk Convivial - Summer

New Malden, UK

Aug 3 - 4, 2019

Steampunk gathering. . .

Tolkien 2019

Birmingham, UK

Aug 7 - 11, 2019

Annual meeting hosted by The Tolkien Society. . .

Starfury: The Highlanders 4

Birmingham, UK

Aug 9 - 11, 2019

Convention for fans of the TV series Outlander. . .

OzConUK

Oswestry, Shropshire, UK

Aug 10 - 11, 2019

Comic convention. . .

Dublin 2019: An Irish Worldcon

Dublin, , Ireland

Aug 15 - 19, 2019

The 77th World Science Fiction Convention. . .

FantastiCon

Cleethorpes, North East Lincolnshire, UK

Aug 17 - 18, 2019

Gaming and pop culture convention. . .

Film & Comic Con Glasgow

Glasgow, Scotland, UK

Aug 17 - 18, 2019

Comic and pop culture convention. . .

Eurocon 2019

Belfast, UK

Aug 22 - 25, 2019

European Science-Fiction Convention. . .

FrightFest

London, UK

Aug 22 - 26, 2019

Horror film festival. . .

Great Dorset Steam Fair

Tarrant Hinton, Dorset, UK

Aug 22 - 26, 2019

An annual show featuring steam-powered vehicles and machinery. . .

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Asylum Steampunk Festival

Lincoln, , UK

Aug 23 - 26, 2019

Steampunk gathering. . .

September

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Eastbourne SteamPunk Festival

Eastbourne, UK

Sep 7 - 8, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

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Stourport Steampunk and Vintage Spectacular

Stourport-on-Severn, UK

Sep 8, 2019

Steampunk gathering. . .

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Crich Steampunk Weekend

Matlock, Derbyshire, UK

Sep 14 - 15, 2019

Steampunk gathering. . .

Film & Comic Con Exeter

Exeter, UK

Sep 14 - 15, 2019

Comic and pop culture convention. . .

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Hastings Steampunk Circus Of Curiosities 2019

Hastings, East Sussex, UK

Sep 14 - 15, 2019

Steampunk festival with live entertainment, vendors, contests, tea duelling, and more. . .

EM-Con Worcester

Worcester, UK

Sep 15, 2019

Pop culture convention. . .

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Cogwarts Steampunk Spectacular

Llangollen, Wales, UK

Sep 20 - 22, 2019

Steampunk gathering. . .

The Grand Henham Steam Rally

nr Southwold, Suffolk, UK

Sep 21 - 22, 2019

Vintage fair with steam engine demos. . .

J-Con Twelve

Derby, UK

Sep 27 - 28, 2019

Anime, manga and gaming convention. . .

CovCon - Coventry Comic Con

Coventry, UK

Sep 28, 2019

Comic and pop culture convention. . .

MCM Scotland Comic Con

Glasgow, Scotland, UK

Sep 28 - 29, 2019

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Nor-Con

Norwich, Norfolk, UK

Sep 28 - 29, 2019

Comic and pop culture convention. . .

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Wyntercon

Eastbourne, UK

Sep 28 - 29, 2019

Fantasy, cosplay and sci-fi event with steampunk and pirate zones. . .

October

Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways Victorian Weekend

Gwynedd, Wales, UK

Oct 4 - 6, 2019

Victorian-themed celebration at a historic railway. . .

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Halifax Steampunk Market

Halifax, West Yorkshire, UK

Oct 5 - 6, 2019

A fall steampunk market. . .

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Hartlepool Steampunk Festival

Hartlepool, UK

Oct 5 - 6, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

EM-Con Derby

Derby, UK

Oct 6, 2019

Pop culture convention. . .

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Haworth Steampunk Weekend

Haworth, West Yorkshire, UK

Oct 11 - 13, 2019

Steampunk gathering. . .

The Lakes International Comic Art Festival

Kendal, Cumbria, UK

Oct 11 - 13, 2019

Town-wide comic art festival. . .

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Aberystwyth Steampunk Spectacular

Aberystwyth, Wales, UK

Oct 12 - 13, 2019

Steampunk festival at a Victorian seaside resort. . .

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Chippenham Steampunk Festival

Chippenham, Wiltshire, UK

Oct 19 - 20, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

Bram Stoker Festival

Dublin, Ireland

Oct 25 - 28, 2019

A festival dedicated to the works of the Dracula author. . .