We draw another week closer to the opening of the inaugural Chicago Steampunk Exposition and we are thrilled to reveal to the you our site’s new look for 2019! Thanks to the web design work of Captain Quaestor (AKA Eduardo Miguel Questell) of the Chicagoland Steampunk Society we finally have a website that we are excited to show to the world!

In the last seven days we have also added more vendors, artists, and authors to the confirmed list of Exhibitors who will joining us this September, and there are even more still to come.

Get Involved

We invite you join us to Vend, to Present, and to Volunteer at the convention.

If you have not done so already, please RSVP to the actual Chicago Steampunk Exposition Event Page HERE to help keep you up to date on all the latest Expo news.


Hotel Rooms

Staying in Chicago can be expensive, but we have managed to secure discounted rooms at the Westin O’Hare Hotel starting at $129 per night (plus taxes & fees)

Suites are also available for $179 per night (plus taxes & fees)

Book your rooms by calling 

(800) 937-8461 or (847) 698-6000

and requesting the Steampunk Block when giving the dates of your reservation.

If you are planning on vending at the Exposition, we have a separate block of rooms reserved for you. Upon acceptance to the show and settlement of vendor fees, details and instructions for booking a room in the Vendor Block will be emailed to you.

Upcoming Posts . . .

  • Sneak peaks for Special Events
  • Tour of the Exposition venue

. . . and more!