June 7 - 9, 2019
Port Townsend, Washington
Mad Science!

Welcome!  The Brass Screw Confederacy convenes every year in the Victorian seaport of Port Townsend, Washington, one of only three such locations on the National Registry. It is a celebration of extraordinary people in an extraordinary place. 

Join the Brass Screw Confederacy! Experience the Pacific Northwest's immersive Steampunk Festival set in Port Townsend, Washington, one of three US Victorian seaports. This year we the celebrate diabolical geniuses who give us punks our steam and their Mad Science! Enter your wildest creation in the Bodgers' Grand Exhibition to win prizes.

This year's featured events:

  • Professor Elemental pops in to lend his special flair to the weekend's festivities
  • Return of the Brass Screw Fashion Show
  • Glimpse an Augmented Reality Steampunk future with Magic Leap Dr. Grordbort's Invaders
  • Clandestine Factions infiltrate the Brass Screw. Will you join?

All this, plus perennial favorites. Experience the fabulous Bodgers' Grand Exhibition, NerfWars!, Tactical Croquet, the Brass Screw Chautauqua, Hot Damn Scandal, and so much more!

All sales final. Tickets are Will-Call; nothing will be mailed to you and you don't need to print anything. You'll pick up tickets at the festival.


What to Expect


So while we aren’t the biggest, fanciest, first, and we certainly hope we aren’t the last steampunk something-or-other on Earth – we’ve got something to steam up ingenues and aficionados alike. You won’t be disappointed.

We aim to rock you back on your boot heels and steam up your goggles. We’re turning it up with our Hottest Hootenanny ever, Tactical Croquet, the stupendous Bazaar of the BizarreBrass Screw Chautauquabands, magic, and mayhem galore!