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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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The Surrey Steampunk Convivial - Summer

Epsom, Surrey, UK

Jul 25 - 26, 2020

Steampunk gathering. . .


Wales Comic Con

Telford, UK

Aug 22 - 23, 2020

Comic and pop culture convention. . .

Bradford Festival

Bradford, West Yorkshire, UK

Aug 29 - 31, 2020

Arts and music festival. . .


Bressingham Steampunk Weekend

Bressingham, Norfolk, UK

Aug 29 - 30, 2020

Steampunk gathering at a steam museum. . .



Wyboston, Bedfordshire, UK

Sep 4 - 6, 2020

Doctor Who convention. . .



Cogwarts Steampunk Spectacular

Llangollen, Wales, UK

Sep 18 - 20, 2020

Steampunk gathering. . .


Hastings Steampunk Flight of The Jabberwocky 2020

Hastings, East Sussex, UK

Sep 19, 2020

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


Wyntercon VII

Eastbourne, UK

Sep 26 - 27, 2020

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



Halifax Steampunk Weekend

Halifax, West Yorkshire, UK

Oct 3 - 4, 2020

A summer steampunk market. . .


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. . .


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. . .