Located on our own family farm just on the south edge of Mansfield, Tx, we are the longest running Steampunk Festival in Texas. We strive to give you a personal and immersive experience into the Steampunk genre as we envision it in both Victorian and New World .
We are family operated festival with a focus on creating an escape for the weekend.
Everyone is welcome to join us in or out of costume, cosplay or garb.
(Again, regular street clothes and renaissance garb are just as welcome)
If you don’t have any costuming yet, remember we have lots of vendors selling genre inspired clothing and accessories here at the festival!
What is Steampunk?
Imagine the technological revolution happened in 1850 instead of 1950…
Picture in your mind the Victorian Age and throw in a combination of Jules Verne, HG Wells, Wild Wild West, and the League of Extraordinary Gentlemen and then bring it all to life right now. That is Steampunk.
For a more in depth answer, see the wikipedia article on steampunk
There are a few sister genres, including Western Punk, Dust Punk and DieselPunk.
Westernpunk takes the classic elements of the Old West and adds the fantastic to create something new. This genre combines alternate history and historical fact, science and the supernatural.
Dust Punk is more along the lines of post-
Dieselpunk is a genre that combines the aesthetics of the diesel-
We love to see the variety that all of these styles bring to our festival, so take inspiration from any or all all them and don your favorite attire and join us!