The steampunk-infused arts organization kicks off the year with a three-week exhibition
The tinkerers and “steam bohemians” of Obtainium Works will celebrate the group’s 7th anniversary with an exhibition slated for March 8-24 at the Temple Arts Loft Gallery in Vallejo, California. Many of the group’s art cars will be on display.
Old Tucson offers a unique setting for the Wild Wild West Steampunk Convention
Steampunk will meet the American Old West, with a dash of interstellar intrigue, as the Wild Wild West Steampunk Convention returns March 8-10 to Tucson, Arizona. It’s notable in part for its primary venue, a movie studio and theme park.
“Carousel of Clockwork” is this year’s theme for the steampunk convention in California
Singer-songwriter Aurelio Voltaire, steampunk maker David Lee, and authors Pip Ballantine and Tee Morris are the headline guests slated for Clockwork Alchemy, which returns March 22-24 to Burlingame, California.
Steampunk is a big part of the mix as the convention celebrates its 10th anniversary
Makers Thomas Dean Willeford and James Neathery will be among the guests at AnachroCon, a celebration of “history both real and imagined,” Feb. 15-17 in Atlanta. The event will include panels, vendors, entertainment, and more.
The Minneapolis event adds a second day of festivities and welcomes Frenchy and the Punk
Frenchy and the Punk and The Langer’s Ball will take the stage as 13 GEARS: An Eclectic Steampunk Event returns to Minneapolis on Feb. 9 and 10. This is the seventh year for the gathering, but the first in which it will happen over two days instead of one.
This new steampunk gathering in Durham, N.C., aka “Bull City,” will have a Weird West flavor
The organizer of the Festival of Legends is taking a big step into steampunk — with a Weird West flavor — as The Bull City Robotic Rodeo debuts Feb. 1-3 in Durham, North Carolina. It’s the latest effort from Glitter-Free Productions.
Writer and illustrator Edward Gorey inspired this whimsical arts and entertainment event
San Francisco’s Regency Ballroom will be transformed into an eccentric, steam-driven fantasyland as the Edwardian World’s Faire and Ball take place Jan. 25-26. The producers then head south for the Los Angeles Edwardian Ball in Hollywood.
Connecticut steampunks will have a busy year thanks to a series of events by Oddball Newt
Event organizer David Carlson has big plans for 2019, as he rolls out “12 Months of Steampunk,” a series of gatherings in Connecticut that will include a tea house crawl, photo shoots, literary festival, street fair, and holiday-themed parties.
A new Thanksgiving weekend event will feature concerts, vendors, workshops, and more
Performances by The Cog is Dead and Night Watch Paradox are among the attractions as Steampunk Showcase debuts Nov. 24-25 in Grantville, Pennsylvania. The event will also feature a large vendor area as well as workshops and contests.
Yule Steam Expo and Ball is the major annual steampunk event for northern Nevada
Professor Sparks and his high-voltage electrical devices are among the highlights at the Yule Steam Expo and Ball, Nov. 17-18 in Reno, Nevada. The expo will also feature panels, workshops, a curated vendor room, and more.