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Steampunks—aficionados of Victorian science fiction (think H.G. Wells and Jules Verne) who embrace all manner of “retro-futurism”—will revel in Seattle’s first annual steampunk symposium, celebrating the nexus of fantasy and steam-engine era technology. With steam-themed demonstrations, an art bazaar, cabaret acts, live music and a Victorian tea party/fashion show featuring styles of the future-past, it’s sure to take you back—and forward—all at once.
Times vary. $25–$45. Seattle Airport Marriott, 3201 S 176th St., SeaTac; steam-con.com