Steampunk Costume Contest

We’re celebrating all things Steampunk! Dress in your best and join our costume contest!


  • Best Overall Design
  • Most Original Concept
  • Most Futuristic
  • Most Victorian
  • Best Application of Steampunk to Another Era (i.e. 1950s swing in Steampunk style)
  • Best Hair/Facial Hair/Makeup Design


  1. If you would like to enter yourself in the Costume Contest, please arrive no later than 1:30pm to have your photo taken and fill out your information form! That will give voters around an hour to consider all of the entries.
  2. Costumes must be family-friendly.
  3. All costumes will be judged by Fair participants through a blind voting system. Votes will be taken on site and on the Museum’s Facebook page.
  4. Results of the votes will be tabulated and announced at 2:30pm. Entrants areĀ invited to gather near the bandstand at 2:30pm for a final “fashion show” before the results are announced and awards are given out.
  5. You do not need to be present to win, but we’d love you to be here to celebrate!