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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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Haworth Steampunk Weekend

Haworth, West Yorkshire, UK

Oct 9 - 11, 2020

Steampunk gathering. . .


The Surrey Steampunk Convivial - Fall

Epsom, Surrey, UK

Oct 10 - 11, 2020

Steampunk gathering. . .


Whitby Goth Weekend - Fall

Whitby, North Yorkshire, UK

Oct 30 - Nov 1, 2020

A large gathering of goths that also attracts steampunks. . .



Wyboston, Bedfordshire, UK

Nov 13 - 15, 2020

Doctor Who convention. . .

Vampire - The Ball

London, UK

Nov 13 - 15, 2020

Convention for fans of Buffy The Vampire Slayer and other TV series by Joss Whedon. . .

London Film & Comic Con

London, UK

Nov 20 - 22, 2020

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .