Archive for the ‘Steampunk’ Category

Lockport’s Great Midwestern Ballyhoo

Sep
20

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Lockport’s Great Midwestern Ballyhoo, their Summer Art Series, wraps up their third annual Steampunk Weekend on September 24th and 25th. There will be a music fest, high tea, popup shopping and a scavenger hunt.

The music fest features Steam …

Steampunks Invade Bristol Renaissance Faire

Aug
02

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The Bristol Renaissance Faire invites all their guests to dress up in your finest time-traveling attire. It’s their annual Steampunk Invasion weekend. Techno-Victorians can jump the time stream August 6 &7, 10am – 7pm.

The Absinthe Bar: This weekend …

Steampunks Invade Tall Ships!

Jul
27

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The Tall Ships are coming, and so are the Steampunks!

On Sunday July 31, let’s all meet up in our exquisite antique finery and enjoy a stroll along Navy Pier, checking out the numerous gorgeous Tall Ships, miles of rigging, …

Gail Carriger Promotes Imprudence

Jul
21

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Author Gail Carriger comes to Chicago to promote Imprudence, the second book in her Custard Protocol series. The book released on July 19. Volumes Bookcafé (1474 N Milwaukee Ave.) in Wicker Park hosts her book launch at on Tuesday, …

The Hands of Orlac: Live Score!

Jul
05

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My dream of scoring a film has come true! The White City Rippers will provide musical accompaniment to The Hands of Orlac at Comfort Station (2579 N. Milwaukee Ave.) on Wednesday July 13, 8:30-1030 pm. We have been scheduled as …

Strollin’ on the River

Jun
07

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Grab your parasols and walking sticks! The Chicago Steampunks will be strolling along the Chicago River on Sunday, June 12. We will meet at 12pm, at noon, on the Riverwalk at the southwest corner of the Clark Street Bridge. Just …

Electric Moulin Mansion Steampunk Ball

May
24

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Visit the age of innovation at the Electric Moulin Mansion steampunk ball on May 27! It promises to be an evening of music, art and immersive entertainment.

 

The event will be held in Logan Square’s Stan Mansion at 2408 N …

Burnt City’s Steampunk Ball

May
17

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On May 21 at 9pm, Burnt City Brewing will hold their 4th Annual Craft Beer Prom & Steampunk Ball at 2747 N Lincoln Avenue in Chicago. Amy Jones, marketing manager at Burnt City Brewing, was kind enough to answer …

Carnivale Delirium Returns

Apr
05

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Carnivale Delirium returns with The Midnight Cabaret. The vaudevillian extravaganza runs from 11pm to 3am on Saturday, April 9, at Reggie’s 2105 S State St, Chicago, IL.

$25 – LIMITED EARLY BIRD TICKETS NOW ON SALE!

$35 – Once Early …

Iron Horses Can’t Be Broken

Mar
29

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In January 2015, Steampunk Chicago featured Burning Brigid Media, a production company with an aim of creating stories for characters marginalized traditionally by their race, gender or orientation. They launched a serialized steampunk western, Iron Horses Can’t Be Broken