One of the conventions we look forward to covering each year is also one of our very own local events in Arizona, Wild Wild West Steampunk Convention. Although it is local, WWWC is the largest western-styled steampunk convention in the United States. It's the only steampunk convention that takes place in a western-themed town & park at Old Tucson Studios. It's definitely an event to behold for western and steampunk fans alike. Wild Wild West Steampunk
Turn back the steam clock at Wild Wild West Con 7! The largest Western-style Steampunk Convention in the United States. Join the fun March 1-4 in Old Tucson, the famous movie studio and amusement park built in 1939. Featured in over 300 movies and TV shows, with brass and steel this weekend only, transformed into America’s only Western-style Steampunk Theme Park! This year's exciting theme: Robot V.S. Dinosaurs! Visit www.wildwestcon.com for all convention passes and scheduling
Driving through the small, winding road on my way to Wild Wild West Con 6 was only the start of a truly unique convention experience. The mountains and desert around the single lane highway pushed the city from view and gave me plenty of time to wonder what sort of experience would be waiting for me. But before I could get there, I had to change a tire after hitting a veritable crater of a
Step into a world of steam at the 6th Wild Wild West Steampunk Convention! Coming to Old Tucson, Arizona from March 3-5, Wild Wild West Con will have concerts, vendors, artists, rides, and much more! Full of wonderful inventions, horse-drawn carriage rides, and performances to delight and entertain, Wild Wild West Con has everything you could dream of. Watch “tea duelling” (“two Ls because one can taste victory with every L”) and street performers, join in
Photos taken at Wild Wild West Con 2016 by: Ben Ammon [www.s-astudios.com] David Johnson [www.photographybydavejohnson.com] All rights reserved. For more on Wild Wild West Con 2016, check out our full review HERE. Please visit our Flickr page for more photos of events we cover! Click on any image to open gallery.
The Steampunk genre marries elements from the British Victorian and the American Wild West, with the alternative history idea that steam is the primary power source, rather than electricity. This was the fifth year that the Wild Wild West Con 2016 has taken over Old Tucson Studios to host the country’s only fully immersive Steampunk convention. You can stroll the dusty streets, hearing a variety of music drifting out of the saloons. The Old West
This weekend take a break from your mundane life and head over to the Old Tucson Studios for the 5th annual Wild Wild West Steampunk Convention. While it is not the only Steampunk themed convention you will find, it is the only one that takes place in a western themed town. Become fully immersed in an alternate timeline as you walk the dusty streets, hear bubbling laughter and music drifting out of the main saloon
Photos taken at Wild Wild West Con 2015 by: Jenn Hopkins [www.jennhopkinsart.com], Ben Stadler-Ammon [www.s-astudios.com], Renee Watson [www.facebook.com/citrusbellcosplay], David Johnson [www.photographybydavejohnson.com] and Hong Le. All rights reserved. Please visit our Flickr page for more photos of events we cover! Click on any image to enlarge.
Hear ye! Hear ye! Take a break from your favorite renaissance festival and head on down to Tucson this weekend for the 4th annual Wild Wild West Convention, held at Old Tucson Studios. You want gadgets and gizmos galore? They’ve got them! On their clothes, in their hair, falling off their machinery… Whether you’re a fan of the Victorian, Western, or someplace in between, you can find a little something for everyone at the Southwest’s