International Steampunk Symposium

19 Weeks Until Symposium 2020

Nineteen more weeks until Steampunk Symposium 2020, the immersive convention that places YOU center stage of the action. Will you be...
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19 Weeks Until Symposium 2020

Unwoman at the Symposium

We are thrilled to announce that the legendary Unwoman will be our headline act at the 2020 Steampunk Symposium! Unwoman...
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Unwoman at the Symposium

R.S. Belcher – Guest of Honor

We are thrilled to announce that R.S. Belcher, author of various "Weird West" novels and more, will be our Guest...
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R.S. Belcher – Guest of Honor

The Nülydedz

There will be a wide variety of music and entertainment at the 2020 Symposium, and we are excited to make...
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The Nülydedz

A Real Life Ghost Tour Guide Talks About Real Life Ghosts

The Steampunk Symposium 2020 Program crosses the deathly veil to take a walk with ghosts. Presented by Leanna Renee Hieber. Leanna Renee Hieber, author, actress, playwright and Manhattan Ghost tour guide for Boroughs of the Dead, talks about why we love ghost stories and shares her own on-the-job experiences. Leanna Renee Hieber is an actress, playwright […]

Practical Voodoo

Practical Voodoo joins the Symposium for 2020! Practical Voodoo sells masks, jewelry, bags, and more! Practical Voodoo create specialty jewelry and masks from new and upcycled materials. They also we have a variety of bags (sling bags, neck bags, etc.) To learn more about Practical Voodoo visit their Etsy Store Click HERE to see which other vendors will […]

19 Weeks Until Symposium 2020

Nineteen more weeks until Steampunk Symposium 2020, the immersive convention that places YOU center stage of the action. Will you be the hero to solve the Mystery of the Gold Rush Ghouls? Will you win prizes and glory in the Steampunk Olympiad? Will you be able to choose what to do from the ever expanding schedule […]

Purgatory RPG Demos

Come demo a game of Purgatory, and try a new dice system in the Weird West genre. Presented by Broomstick Fighters Purgatory, the newly funded role playing game, is set in a Mythos based Weird West genre. We will be running demos and have demo copies of the core book for viewing. Come try a new dice […]

Unleash the Goddess

Unleash the Goddess joins the Symposium for 2020! Unleash the Goddess is a full service boutique featuring art, jewelry, a focus on plus sized clothing, and all things geekdom. Lots of handmade steampunk and geek jewelry and art pieces. Lots of fun fashions, including men’s and plus sized clothing. To learn more about Unleash the […]

Feeding the Muse – How to Stay Inspired and Vibrant

Moderated by Leanna Renee Hieber. Symposium Author-in-Residence Leanna Renee Hieber leads an engaging discussion with fellow writers about keeping the spark and love of the craft alive no matter the challenges in the industry or in one’s own process. Attendees welcome to ask questions and seek publishing advice. Leanna Renee Hieber is an actress, playwright […]

Willamina’s Bag Shoppe

Willamina’s Bag Shoppe returns to the Symposium for 2020! Willamina’s Bag Shoppe offers an array of handmade bags inspired by fictional characters. Willamina’s is a handmade bag shoppe specializing in bags inspired by fictional characters. They make each bag themselves, and thus far have bags inspired by Hermione Granger (from Harry Potter), Luna Lovegood (from […]

20 Weeks Until Symposium 2020

In Twenty weeks time there will be a myriad of strange and wonderful sights at the 2020 Symposium, and many mysteries around each corner . . . We have many themed presentations in addition to an array of Steampunk sessions, and the Steampunk Olympiad is going to be bigger than ever with the new Fleet Admirals! […]

Black Rain in Blackwater, a “Deadlands” adventure.

Investigate the weird of a frontier town in the savage world of Deadlands. Games Master – Zach Icardi. It’s been along month chasing monsters through the Arizona desert, the rations are empty and water skins dry, it’s time to go home. Luckily you and the team stumble into a little frontier town. But things are […]