Events

Haworth Steampunk Weekend

24/11/17 - 26/11/17

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Returning for another year, this popular festival in Haworth celebrates the increasingly popular Steampunk movement attracting hundreds of aficionados from across the country.

Expect to see festival-goers in period garb embellished with retro-futuristic technology – inspired by the likes of early science fiction writers HG Wells and Jules Verne.

Steampunk is a type of science fiction and fantasy that typically features steam-powered machinery in worlds inspired by 19th Century Western civilisation.

Festival featuring; steam trains, fashion show, bands, dancers, burlesque shows.

For more information and the timetable of Steampunk activities the Haworth Steampunk Weekend page on Facebook

A truly unusual and memorable experience for those not familiar with the movement.

All these evocative images courtesy of Neal Rylatt.

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