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Steampunk Night of November 2014

Steampunk Night of November 2014
November 8th 8pm to 1am

Michigan’s own Steampunk DJ Van Helsteam will be spinning music for you folks who want to drink and dance. Van Helsteam mixes Electro swing, Irish, Steampunk and other genres of music to get you out on the dance floor. There is no coverage for this show but you can donate if you want to. Dress up in Ren faire, Steampunk or Pirate attire if you would like as well. Mark your calendars.

Kelly’s Downtown
220 S Washington Square
Lansing, Michigan 48933

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Professor Elemental

Professor Elemental
Nov 14th, 2014

Off the Beaten Path Books and Doc Colony’s Reloaded Events presents this magnitudinous event.
Professor Elemental is bringing his unique brand of steampunk and chap hop to Detroit. What’s chap hop you ask? Old timey English proper and hip hop combined for unique lyrics. Professor Elemental combines comedy and music while spitting lyrics and rhymes. Opening acts will include a burlesque show by Miss Holly Hock, sideshow extraordinaire Christopher Bogucki (who might eat fire) and DJ Tommy Toon. Mark your calendars.

Tangent Gallery / Hastings Street Ballroom
715 E Milwaukee Ave
Detroit, MI 48202

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Capitol Steam Presents Steampunk Febutastic, featuring Van Helsteam

Get down or sit back with a drink and enjoy the music. Capitol Steam is proud to bring another gathering featuring Steampunk DJ, Van Helsteam.
Don’t miss this premiere event. There will be a suggested donation of $5 at the door. Your donation will be used to put on future events and entertainment. Don’t sweat it if you don’t have it. Our motto is to never turn a person away.
As usual; steampunk, ren, or pirate attire is suggested but not mandatory. Hope to see you again in February, it will be Febutastic!


Gears, Beards, & Beers II

“Please join Capitol Steam and Jackson Beard & Moustache Club (Jackson BMC) at Grand River Brewery for Gears, Beards, & Beers II. Free event, No cover charge!

GBBII is an annual event where we come together in celebration of steampunk, facial hair, and of course beer. Vendors such as Off the Beaten Path Books (AKA the steampunk bookstore) from Farmington will be there as well. Anything goes my friends! Bring out the Airships because this is an event to remember.
*GBBII is a steampunk gathering. Costumes are encouraged but not mandatory.”

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Sue Peel’s Mad Hatters, Steampunk Celebration for GLFB

How do you celebrate Sue Peel’s collection of over 100 hats? Well that’s easy…have a Capitol Steam party. That’s right folks, we are throwing another steampunk* party but this one has a twist. We are throwing this party in Sues name but the door proceeds are going to the Greater Lansing Food Bank.
*There’s two simple rules:
1. Wear a hat (the crazier the better)
2. Admission will be two cans of food (non perishables) minimum or $5.
Sue Peel accepted my challenge and is on her way to 100 hats. Let’s accept this challenge and raise 100 cans of food for GLFB.
Van Helsteam is in! He’ll be back to fill the room with amazing music we all love to hear.
Special guest performance by legendary group, The Madd Hatters Guild.
Have your picture taken on an original 1910 camera and purchase the tin type print from photographer Victor Vague.
Also, Candice Wilmore will be returning with her digital photography.
Don’t miss this opportunity to join Cap Steam friends while supporting an amazing cause.
(Steampunk, Pirate, or Ren Fare Attire preferred but not mandatory. Hats however are. lol)

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Steam Dream Expo

n the year of 2015, on the days of June 19 6 p.m. – 10 p.m., June 20 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. June 21 noon – 6 p.m The annual Steam Dream Expo will be returning to The Olde World Village. There will be live entertainment, great shopping and so much more. General admission is only $10 and children 12 and under are Free! VIP access is available to those 18 and over for only an additional $10!

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A Day at the Races

Come one, come all to the County Fairgrounds for a day of Steampunk summer fun! Don your smashing hats and spats, and get down to the track for exciting entertainment and sweet shopping!
The main track will showcase exquisite equine acts, including dressage, a comical ‘fox’ hunt, and falconry demonstration. On the greenway the finest purebreds will clash in furry fabulosity and compete for the Best in Show. Performers will be on the prowl to delight and amaze you, and tasty treats will be available at the pavilion.
Beauty is in bloom! Hopeful horticulturalists are invited to lock sheers and contend in the floral design contest, and brides can explore a splendid selection of Michigan handmade wedding supplies. Find unique fashions and accessories to add some steam to your special day!
Bring the whole family, kids under 13 admitted FREE, general admission is $10. Be sure to check out Rivet Fleet Membership options to pre-register and save! Parking is FREE.
Camping is available both for RVs and rustic conditions, please call (734) 697-7002 to reserve your summer retreat.

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Gilded Gear Festival

Attractions for the whole family, including dozens of unique vendors, live acoustic bands, street performers, and more!

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