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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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April

Eastercon 2019

London, UK

Apr 19 - 22, 2019

Science fiction convention.

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Festival of Steam and Transport

Chatham, Kent, UK

Apr 21 - 22, 2019

Steam vehicles, classic cars and steampunk. . .

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Hereford Waterworks Museum Steampunk Weekend

Hereford, Herefordshire, UK

Apr 27 - 28, 2019

Steampunk gathering. . .

Wales Comic Con

Wrexham, North Wales, UK

Apr 27 - 28, 2019

Comic and pop culture convention. . .

May

Utopia 2019

Witney, Oxfordshire, UK

May 3 - 5, 2019

Doctor Who convention. . .

Brixham Pirate Festival

Brixham, Devon, UK

May 4 - 6, 2019

Pirate-themed entertainment. . .

EM-Con Nottingham

Nottingham, UK

May 4 - 5, 2019

Pop culture convention. . .

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Llandudno Victorian Extravaganza

Llandudno, Wales, UK

May 4 - 6, 2019

A three-day Victorian festival with a Steampunk Seaside Spectacular. . .

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Portsmouth Comic Con

Portsmouth, UK

May 4 - 5, 2019

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Rai Con

Glasgow, Scotland, UK

May 4, 2019

Anime and manga convention. . .

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Scarborough Vintage Fair

Scarborough, North Yorkshire, UK

May 5, 2019

A vintage fair with a large steampunk area. . .

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Bradford Steampunk Market

Bradford, UK

May 11 - 12, 2019

Steampunk merchandise and entertainment. . .

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Hartlepool Steampunk Festival

Hartlepool, UK

May 11 - 12, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

HorrorCon UK

Rotherham, UK

May 11 - 12, 2019

Horror convention. . .

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Nene Railway Steampunk Weekend

Peterborough, UK

May 11 - 12, 2019

Steampunk gathering. . .

Starfury: The Ultimates

Birmingham, UK

May 17 - 19, 2019

Convention for fans of TV series based on comic books. . .

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The Coventry Steampunk Carnival

Coventry, UK

May 18 - 19, 2019

Steampunk gathering. . .

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Steampunk Filey 2019

Filey, North Yorkshire, UK

May 18 - 19, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

Yorkshire Cosplay Con

Sheffield, South Yorkshire, UK

May 18 - 19, 2019

Anime, comic book, cosplay, sci-fi and video gaming convention. . .

GifCon

Glasgow, Scotland, UK

May 23 - 24, 2019

Academic conference about fantasy literature, film, games and comics. . .

MCM London Comic Con

London, UK

May 24 - 26, 2019

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Heroes & Villains Fan Fest - London

London, UK

May 25 - 26, 2019

Fan convention focusing on comic-inspired movies and TV shows. . .

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Nanty Narking Steampunk Extravaganza

Ludborough, Lincolnshire, UK

May 25 - 27, 2019

Steampunk gathering. . .

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A Splendid Day Out

Morecambe, UK

May 31 - Jun 2, 2019

Steampunk gathering. . .

June

Conwy Pirate Festival

Conwy, Wales, UK

Jun 1 - 2, 2019

Pirate-themed entertainment. . .

Starfury: Enchanted

Birmingham, UK

Jun 14 - 16, 2019

Convention for fans of the TV series Once Upon A Time. . .

Starfury: Cross Roads

Birmingham, UK

Jun 21 - 23, 2019

Convention for fans of the TV series Supernatural. . .

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Ilfracombe Victorian Celebration - Steampunk Festival Weekend

Ilfracombe, Devon, UK

Jun 22 - 23, 2019

Steampunk festival. . .

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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. . .