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Airship Races at the Voodoo Carnival


Saturday, February 9th will see the third annual Voodoo Carnival Mardi Gras Masquerade at the Southgate House Revival in Newport Kentucky, an event that has been very popular with steampunk chaps and ladies from all around Cincinnati and beyond, AND this year to add to the steampunk fun there will be preview RC Airship Race between the dashing crew of the Airship Passepartout and the daring Airship Flying Pig. Tickets are $15 at the door or $10 in advance.

Curiosities Exhibition Update

FallingThe Symposium draws nearer and nearer still. Steampunks everywhere are working diligently on costumes and props. Some of those props may well find a temporary home in the Curiosities Exhibit.

To refresh your memory please click the link below.


As promised I bring you the registration form for this years Exhibit! Print it out, fill it and bring it with you to the convention. Or, if you’d rather, email it to


Steampunk empire Symposium 2013

Curiosities Exhibit Artifact Registration Form




Contact Information (Cell #):_____________________________

Categories:  (Please put a check next to the category you are submitting an Artifact to.)

Goggles: ___

Nerf (or similar plastic toy) Sidearms: ___

Nerf (or similar plastic toy) Large Weapon: ___

Original Sidearms: ___

Original Large Weapons: ___

B.F.G. (Big Frakkin’ Guns): ___

Wearables (backpacks, bracers, hats/helmets, etc.): ___

Item of Mysterious Origin (anything not covered above): ___

Please check this line if you wish your Artifact to be handled by the Public: ______

I, __________________________________________ (please print your legal name), hereby stipulate that the Steampunk Empire Symposium and Pandora Promotions, LLC, will not be held liable in the event my submission(s) are damaged or stolen.

Signed: (Legal Name)___________________________

Date: ___________________________

Call for Panels at Steampunk Empire Symposium

Would you like to present a panel at the Steampunk Empire Symposium?  Although we have many splendid potential panels for our attendees’ edification and delight, yours can be considered too.  Panel categories include Basic/Intermediate Steampunk, Clothing, Fascinating, Debauchery, and Hands-On. We are interested in workshop type activities and are open to small fees being charged.

Contact Gintia Peaseblossom on Facebook (preferred) or by emailing Deadline for proposals is Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013.

Include your topic and what you have in mind, at the very least. Much preferred is a title and description (such as would appear in a program book), along with name(s) of presenter(s) and notes as to their experience as speakers, if available.