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Events - UK, Ireland and Mainland Europe

This section includes events in the UK and Ireland, plus selected events elsewhere in Europe. The gear icon indicates events of particular steampunk interest. You should always check the event's website or Facebook page for late changes or cancellations.

You can also subscribe to our free weekly newsletter, Steampunk Digest, for reports about past and upcoming events.

Would you like us to add an event? Use the contact form to let us know. Please include the name, time, date, location, organiser and a link to a website and/or Facebook page.

If you’d like to keep up with steampunk events and other news in the UK, we also recommend SteamPaper, a free monthly e-newsletter. The signup form is on the Asylum Steampunk Festival website.

Click or tap on the name of the event to see details, including a description and the venue’s location.

New: We now have pages with news about UK steampunk events as well as reports from past events: Asylum Festival | UK Festivals.

February

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Whitby Steampunk Weekend XIII

Whitby, North Yorkshire, UK

Feb 10 - 12, 2023

Steampunk gathering. . .

KupoCon Glasgow

Glasgow, Scotland, UK

Feb 11, 2023

Final Fantasy fan event. . .

London Anime & Gaming Convention

London, UK

Feb 11 - 12, 2023

Anime and gaming convention. . .

SF Ball

Southampton, UK

Feb 17 - 19, 2023

Science fiction convention. . .

Starfury: Lux

Birmingham, UK

Feb 17 - 19, 2023

Convention for fans of the TV series Lucifer. . .

Monaco Anime Game International Conferences

Monaco, Monaco

Feb 25 - 26, 2023

Anime and gaming convention. . .

March

Starfury: Cross Roads 6

Brighton, UK

Mar 10 - 12, 2023

Convention for fans of the TV series Supernatural. . .

VoughtCon

London, UK

Mar 17 - 19, 2023

Convention for fans of the web series The Boys. . .

Manga-Comic-Convention

Leipzig, Germany

Mar 23 - 26, 2023

Anime and manga convention. . .

April

London Book Fair

London, UK

Apr 18 - 20, 2023

Literary festival. . .

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The Royal Emporium III

Whitby, UK

Apr 29 - 30, 2023

Alternative market from the organiser of Whitby Steampunk Weekend. . .

May

Animefest

Brno, Czechia

May 5 - 7, 2023

Anime convention. . .

Starfury: The Ultimates - Apokolips

Birmingham, UK

May 5 - 7, 2023

A convention for fans of movies and TV series based on DC comics. . .

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Great Bridlington Steampunk Weekend

Bridlington, UK

May 6 - 7, 2023

Steampunk market at a seaside spa. . .

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Portsmouth Comic Con

Portsmouth, UK

May 6 - 7, 2023

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

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Steampunk Fairytale at Belvoir Castle

Grantham, Leicestershire, UK

May 13 - 14, 2023

Steampunk festivities at a Regency Castle. . .

Metropol Con Berlin

Berlin, Germany

May 18 - 20, 2023

Science fiction, fantasy, and horror convention. . .

FedCon 31

Bonn, Germany

May 26 - 28, 2023

Science fiction convention with TV and movie celebrities. . .

MCM London Comic Con

London, UK

May 26 - 28, 2023

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

June

Starfury: The Ultimates - Multiverse

Birmingham, UK

Jun 16 - 18, 2023

A convention for fans of movies and TV series based on Marvel comics. . .

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The Town That Never Was

Telford, UK

Jun 24 - 25, 2023

Steampunk gathering. . .

July

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Raising Steam Festival

Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, UK

Jul 20 - 23, 2023

Steampunk festival with music and steampunk markets. . .

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Whitby Steampunk Weekend XIV

Whitby, North Yorkshire, UK

Jul 21 - 23, 2023

Steampunk gathering. . .

August

Starfury: The Highlanders

Birmingham, UK

Aug 4 - 6, 2023

Convention for fans of the TV series Outlander. . .

Cromford Steam Rally

Brackenfield, Derbyshire, UK

Aug 5 - 6, 2023

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

Tokonatsu

Henlow, Bedfordshire, UK

Aug 10 - 14, 2023

Japanese culture festival. . .

Comic Con Amsterdam

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Aug 12 - 13, 2023

Pop culture convention. . .

Starfury: Witchbomb

London, UK

Aug 18 - 20, 2023

Convention for fans of the TV series Motherland: Fort Salem. . .

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Asylum Steampunk Festival

Lincoln, UK

Aug 25 - 28, 2023

Steampunk festival. . .

October

Irish Discworld Convention

Cork, County Cork, Ireland

Oct 20 - 23, 2023

Convention for fans of Terry Pratchett's Discworld series. . .

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The Royal Emporium IV

Whitby, UK

Oct 28 - 29, 2023

Alternative market from the organiser of Whitby Steampunk Weekend. . .