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This section includes steampunk conventions, science-fiction/fantasy conventions, Renaissance Faires, comic cons, antique shows, art festivals and other events likely to be of interest to steampunks. The gear icon indicates events of particular interest to steampunks.

This is the complete event listing. You can also browse events by metro area or by region:

Mid-Atlantic states (Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia and the District of Columbia)

Midwest (Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin)

Mountain states (Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming)

New England (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont)

Pacific states (Alaska, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Oregon and Washington)

South Central U.S. (Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas)

Southeast (Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee)

Canada

UK/Ireland

See the "Steamiest" listing for events in North America specifically geared toward steampunks.

New: We now have a listing of online events with substantial steampunk programming. We also have a page listing steampunk-related events that have been cancelled or postponed.

Use the contact form to let us know about events we might be missing. Past events are automatically removed from the calendar and won't appear until future dates are announced.

September

ConnectiCon

Hartford, CT, USA

Sep 9 - 12, 2021

Multi-genre pop culture convention. . .

El Paso Comic Con

El Paso, TX, USA

Sep 10 - 12, 2021

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Florida Supercon

Miami Beach, FL, USA

Sep 10 - 12, 2021

Pop culture convention. . .

HorrorHound Weekend

Cincinnati, OH, USA

Sep 10 - 12, 2021

Horror convention. . .

Ottawa Comiccon

Gloucester, ON, Canada

Sep 10 - 12, 2021

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Rose City Comic Con

Portland, OR, USA

Sep 10 - 12, 2021

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Texas Frightmare Weekend

DFW Airport, TX, USA

Sep 10 - 12, 2021

Horror convention. . .

Gear

Crich Steampunk Weekend

Matlock, Derbyshire, UK

Sep 11 - 12, 2021

Steampunk gathering. . .

Gear

Steampunk Essextraordinaire VI

Maldon, Essex, UK

Sep 11 - 12, 2021

Steampunk festivities at an industrial history museum. . .

FanX

Salt Lake City, UT, USA

Sep 16 - 18, 2021

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

FenCon

Irving, TX, USA

Sep 17 - 19, 2021

Science fiction/fantasy convention. . .

New Hampshire Highland Games

Lincoln, NH, USA

Sep 17 - 19, 2021

Scottish-themed games and entertainment. . .

Gear

Steampunk Rendezvous

Winthrop, WA, USA

Sep 17 - 19, 2021

A steampunk gathering in Wild West town. . .

Gear

Colfax Railroad Days

Colfax, CA, USA

Sep 18 - 19, 2021

A celebration of the Transcontinental Railroad. . .

Connecticut Gamer Con

Uncasville, CT, USA

Sep 18 - 19, 2021

Gaming convention. . .

Daytona Beach Comic Convention

Deland, FL, USA

Sep 18 - 19, 2021

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Enchanted Fairy Festival

York, PA, USA

Sep 18, 2021

Fantasy festival with live entertainment and vendors. . .

Harrisburg Comic & Pop Con

Harrisburg, PA, USA

Sep 18 - 19, 2021

Pop culture convention. . .

HorrorCon UK

Rotherham, UK

Sep 18 - 19, 2021

Horror convention. . .

St. Louis Renaissance Festival

Wentzville, MO, USA

Sep 18 - Oct 11, 2021

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Gear

TreasureFest

San Rafael, CA, USA

Sep 18 - 19, 2021

Music and arts festival with steampunk elements. . .

Wasteland Weekend

Edwards, CA, USA

Sep 22 - 26, 2021

Billed as "the world's largest post-apocalyptic festival. . ."

Gear

WhimsyCon

Northglenn, CO, USA

Sep 24 - 26, 2021

Steampunk and cosplay convention. . .

Big Apple Comic Con

New York, NY, USA

Sep 25 - 26, 2021

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Gear

Book Fiend Readers Fest

Manchester, CT, USA

Sep 25, 2021

A celebration of sci-fi, fantasy and steampunk writers. . .

Celtic Festival and Highland Games of the Quad Cities

Davenport, IA, USA

Sep 25 - 26, 2021

Scottish-themed games and entertainment. . .

Gear

The Compass Rose Steampunk Festival

Woodstock, CT, USA

Sep 25, 2021

Steampunk festival. . .

Flower City Comic Con

Rochester, NY, USA

Sep 25 - 26, 2021

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Comic Art Con

Pompton Plains, NJ, USA

Sep 26, 2021

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Gear

Gaslight Steampunk Expo

San Diego, CA, USA

Sep 30 - Oct 3, 2021

Steampunk convention. . .

October

Archon 45

Collinsville, IL, USA

Oct 1 - 3, 2021

Science fiction/fantasy convention. . .

Capclave

Rockville, MD, USA

Oct 1 - 4, 2021

Science fiction convention. . .

Cape Comic Con

Cape Girardeau, MO, USA

Oct 1 - 3, 2021

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

MileHiCon

Denver, CO, USA

Oct 1 - 3, 2021

Science fiction/fantasy convention. . .

Banzaicon

Columbia, SC, USA

Oct 8 - 10, 2021

Anime convention. . .

Gear

Haworth Steampunk Weekend

Haworth, West Yorkshire, UK

Oct 8 - 10, 2021

Steampunk gathering. . .

Gear

Down the Rabbit Hole

Parkton, MD, USA

Oct 9, 2021

"An afternoon of Steampunk, Wine & Entertainment. . ."

Iowa Renaissance Festival & Gathering o’ Celts

Middle Amana, IA, USA

Oct 9 - 10, 2021

Renaissance-themed entertainment. . .

Gear

Top Brass 5: Romania

Roseville, CA, USA

Oct 9, 2021

Themed dinner hosted by the Sacramento Steampunk Society. . .

Con on the Cob

Richfield, OH, USA

Oct 14 - 17, 2021

A "four day celebration of games, art, freaks, and fun. . ."

Betacon

Carbondale, PA, USA

Oct 15 - 17, 2021

A "family-oriented gaming convention. . ."

Indiana Comic Con

Indianapolis, IN, USA

Oct 15 - 17, 2021

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Gear

Meta Con

Minneapolis, MN, USA

Oct 15 - 17, 2021

Comic and sci-fi convention with steampunk programming. . .

Multiverse

Atlanta, GA, USA

Oct 15 - 17, 2021

Science fiction and fantasy convention. . .

Gear

Silk City Steampunk Festival

Manchester, CT, USA

Oct 16, 2021

Steampunk festival. . .

Baltimore Comic-Con

Baltimore, MD, USA

Oct 22 - 24, 2021

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .

Gear

Jewelry City Steampunk Festival

Attleboro, MA, USA

Oct 23, 2021

Steampunk festival. . .

Anime Weekend Atlanta

Atlanta, GA, USA

Oct 28 - 30, 2021

Anime convention. . .

All-Con

Dallas, TX, USA

Oct 29 - 31, 2021

Multi-genre pop culture convention. . .

Cherry Capital Comic Con

Acme, MI, USA

Oct 29 - 31, 2021

Comic book and pop culture convention. . .