Find Out About Steampunk, Sci-Fi, and Other Interesting Events in the Chicagoland Area
Gather your quills and agendas, or activate the digital diary on your personal aethernet device, for here lies the list of events for the upcoming season. Prepare to pose for photographers, meander the best convention halls, and sample the most divine cuisine that Chicagoland has to offer. These are events you want to see and where you want to be seen!
- 2222.August.Thursday5555 North River Road Rosemont, Illinois 60018
A traveling pop culture expo for fans of comics, sci-fi, movies, gaming, and more. Tour our artist’s alley, join our explosive costume contests, meet your favorite celebrities, and celebrate your fandom at any and all of our shows! Head to http://wizardworld.com for showtimes and tickets.
- 2121.September.Saturday204 N Ottawa St, Joliet, Illinois 60432
Galaxy Comic Book & Fantasy Art Expo is a quality expo in the realm of todays comic book conventions. With comic book artists and others who work Disney, DC, Marvel, Darkhorse comics and more . Authors of sci-fi, fantasy, horror , drama along with other works. Dealers and vendors with vintage and current items in todays world of pop culture collectables. Add in some interactive games and more with having it held though and on all 4 floors of the beautiful Joliet Area Historical Museum. It ads a bit of adventure to the day exploring the expo of all listed above . This has become a expo for both fans and families alike to spend the day and enjoy.
- 2727.September.Friday6100 N River Rd, Rosemont, Illinois 60018
Join us for the inaugural Chicago Steampunk Exposition! A weekend festival for all ages that celebrates Steampunk culture and other such Victorian eccentricities.
Exhibitors! Presenters! Vendors! Entertainers! Workshops! Contests! AND MORE!
- 0404.October.Friday1000 Eastport Plaza Dr, Collinsville, Illinois 62234
Archon, an internationally known, highly regarded and well attended science fiction and fantasy convention. The Archon convention is a locally organized and locally staffed event, presented each year by St. Louis area science fiction and fantasy fans. It includes internationally known media guests, scientist, writers, artists, merchandise dealers and performers and a world recognized Masquerade; its goal is to bring to Saint Louis and science fiction fandom everywhere, a celebration of your imagination.
- 1414.November.Thursday1313 John Q Hammons Dr, Middleton, Wisconsin 53562
TeslaCon is the largest single immersion event for Steampunk fans in North America. This year we celebrate our decade of decadence as we travel on the Orient Express in 1889!
Join us as we travel through the land with Sherlock Holmes, Lord Bobbins, Admiral Krieger, and of course, the most hated villain in the world Dr. Proctocus along with his members of SWARM.