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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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August

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. . .

Destination Star Trek

Birmingham, UK

Oct 25 - 27, 2019

Star Trek convention. . .

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Whitby Goth Weekend - Fall

Whitby, North Yorkshire, UK

Oct 25 - 27, 2019

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

BristolCon

Bristol, UK

Oct 26, 2019

Sci-fi and fantasy convention. . .

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The Surrey Steampunk Convivial - Fall

New Malden, UK

Oct 26 - 27, 2019

Steampunk gathering. . .

Sci-Fi Weekender - Part 2

Great Yarmouth, UK

Oct 31 - Nov 3, 2019

Sci-fi and fantasy festival. . .

November

Novacon

Nottingham, UK

Nov 8 - 10, 2019

Regional science fiction convention. . .

Worthing Wormhole Comic Con

Worthing, West Sussex, UK

Nov 9, 2019

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Pandorica 2019

Bristol, UK

Nov 22 - 24, 2019

Doctor Who convention. . .

Reading Comic-Con

Reading, UK

Nov 23 - 24, 2019

Comic and pop culture convention. . .

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Steampunks In Space

Leicester, UK

Nov 23 - 24, 2019

Steampunk activities in a space museum. . .

December

For The Love of Sci-Fi

Manchester, UK

Dec 7 - 8, 2019

Sci-fi convention with a film and TV focus. . .

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Leeds Steampunk Market - Castleford

Castleford, West Yorkshire, UK

Dec 7 - 8, 2019

A holiday steampunk market. . .