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Chicago Steampunk Society

Chicago Steampunk Society is the collective for all groups, individuals, crews, teams and rogues in the Chicagoland area.

Location: Chicago
Members: 160
Latest Activity: Oct 17

Steampunk Chicago

What, pray tell, is Steampunk Chicago?

At Steampunk Chicago, we are diligently working to create an inspiring outlet for steampunk creatives and thinkers based in Chicago and worldwide. We are a portal to Steampunk, Neo-Victorian, Holmsian and Dickensian goings on within the Chicagoland area as well as greater national Steampunk events.

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Lake County Illinois steam folks...

Started by Mary Suzanne. Last reply by Right Reverand Rufus T. Lincoln Oct 17. 9 Replies

This is just a general thread for folks that are closer to the Wisconsin/Illinois border, like me. Or perhaps you're close to the East side of the McHenry county border. Feel free to say hi.Continue

Northwest suburbs steampunk anyone out here

Started by Shawn. Last reply by Shawn Aug 28. 3 Replies

I live in Inverness Illinois and am interested to know if there are any sub-steamers in my area. I mostly build guitars and am interested in meeting others that have the same taste in the…Continue

Seeking central/western Illinois members...

Started by Brian S. Dennison. Last reply by Melanie M. Wander Oct 11, 2014. 16 Replies

 If anyone is/knows of fellow members in central (hour west of Chicago) or western Illinois, please contact me through this mail or facebook. It's awful lonely out here in the nether region.Continue

Chicago Based Kickstarter__SteamPunk Playing Cards: Visions of Class Strife

Started by Kewii the Tinkerer Apr 7, 2013. 0 Replies

Greetings! I have launched a kickstarter project and would like some feedback! …Continue

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Comment by Joe Mason (aka Mr. M) on April 21, 2015 at 2:20pm

Tea Time at the Geek Bar in Chicago on 4/25.

Comment by Joe Mason (aka Mr. M) on April 14, 2015 at 2:18pm

Take a Columbian Exhibition tour. 1. It's informative. 2. It's free!

Comment by Joe Mason (aka Mr. M) on April 8, 2015 at 4:30am

Take time for the April 25 Steampunk Tea Time at the Geek Bar.

Comment by Joe Mason (aka Mr. M) on March 24, 2015 at 2:18pm
Comment by Joe Mason (aka Mr. M) on January 20, 2015 at 11:44am

February Steampunk Tea Time

February 7, 3pm-6pm

Geek Bar Beta, 1941 W North Ave, Chicago, IL


10% off if you dress up!

Comment by Joe Mason (aka Mr. M) on January 13, 2015 at 11:14am
Comment by Joe Mason (aka Mr. M) on January 4, 2015 at 7:24am

The December Steampunk Tea Time at Geek Bar is becoming a monthly event. The next tea will be on January 17, 3pm to 6pm.

Put on your best steampunk finery and join us for tea and biscuits available for order! Vegan and gluten-free options will be offered, as well as a special cocktail! 10% off for cosplayers!

Geek Bar
1941 West North Avenue
Chicago, IL 60622

Comment by White City Rippers on December 19, 2014 at 2:42pm

Steampunk Tea at the Geek bar on 12/20!

Comment by Leslie Orton on October 30, 2014 at 5:08pm

            Steampunk Newspaper The Aether Chronicle #19:

"Springheel" Jack The Ripper CAPTURED!!!!

Courtesans Armed with Deadly Fans Seek Justice!

Miss Amelia Owen Kibbey FOUND!!


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Comment by Leslie Orton on October 17, 2014 at 5:46pm

          Steampunk Newspaper The Aether Chronicle #18:

                      Now You Can LIVE in the Steampunk World!

Steampunk Online Game Designer Interviewed by Kevin Steil

New Steampunk Film In The Making!

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