Feature Hour with Maurice Broaddus

  Feature Hour with Literary Guest of Honor Maurice Broaddus – It all started with a bit of a joke called Pimp my Airship… Join Literary Track director Leanna Renee Hieber as she presents a vitally important voice in Steampunk and Fantasy fiction. From the critically acclaimed Buffalo Soldier to discussing his latest works in […]

Story Time with Calamity Labs & the Steampunk Chef (21+)

The Steampunk Chef and Calamity Labs have been longtime friends. We have wanted to do something fun, together, for ages. Here’s our chance! Join us for some refreshments and light snacks. We’ll sit, sip, sup and chat! We want to hear your funny stories, the more outrageous the better! We’ll even share some of our […]

Envisioning a Better Steam Society Revisited: Social Issues & Steampunk

  A discussion panel where panel participants discuss their thoughts about finding aesthetic inspiration in a historical era rife with sexism, racism and classism thinking. Can the steampunk subculture come to terms with its problematic past, or are we just repeating history, except with ray guns? Together with the audience, we hope to engage in […]

Feature Hour with Guests of Honor Tee Morris & Pip Ballantine

Join Literary Track director Leanna Renee Hieber as she interviews our Steampunk superstar guests about their history, the trajectory and legacy of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences, their process across many fields and mediums, latest work and what’s next in their exciting worlds. A guided audience Q and A and signing opportunity included.   Philippa […]

The Man Who Changed His Mind

Come and join Cinematic for the People for another evening of fun and entertainment as we present to you the worst movies we can find and attempt to tear into it, and you can too! This time we’ll be bringing you an obscure sci-fi movie called The Man Who Changed His Mind, a movie about […]

Mixology 101/210 (21+)

Join Calamity Labs on an introductory journey into the art of cocktails! See how we make both classic and new libations! We’ll share information on how we stock our own bars. There will be an Q and A section of the panel for you to ask your own burning booze questions! Attendees must be 21+ […]

Beard & Mustache Contest

Whiskers are amazing, and if you’ve got glorious whiskers of any sort, this is the place to show them off! Judges will be choosing winners in the categories of: Best Mustache Best Mustache/Beard Combination Best Themed Whiskers Anything goes in terms of creativity and decoration! This will not be a grooming competition—instead, contestants should have […]