Schedule of Events

Clockwork Alchemy features over 250 hours of content from March 20th-22nd. Clockwork Alchemy’s schedule includes workshops, panels, activity spaces, and events for all kinds if interests.

Keep an eye on this page to see the latest updates to the schedule of events.

Friday Highlights

7:30 PM-11:00 PM Aural Alchemy Join Marquis of Vaudeville, Unwoman, Strangely, and more for a fabulous night of music!

Saturday Highlights

  Fashion Show With Fashion Guest of Honor Kij Greenwood
7:30 PM – 11:30 PM Emperor Norton’s Ball Get ready to Swing Swing Swing with Lee Presson and the Nails!
11:45 PM – 2:00 AM Aurelio Voltaire After Dark Aurelio Voltaire on stage with music, stories, and more. Mature content.

Sunday Highlights

Coming Soon.


Con Locations of Interest

Alchemist Tea Parlor

Come enjoy a nice little “cuppa” as a respite from the convention. Discover the Alchemist Tea Parlor here.

Artist’s Bazaar

Clockwork Alchemy’s Artist’s Bazaar is an artist-only venue where handcrafted unique, one-of-a-kind finery and frippery are offered for sale next to fantastical instruments and armaments.

Artists’ Gallery

In Victorian times, galleries were the cultural hubs of proper society, and exhibitions would showcase the ingenuity and inventiveness of the period. The Clockwork Alchemy Artists’ Gallery and Exhibition is a place to see and experience the art of Steampunk with minimal distraction.

The Authors’ Salon

A special space is set aside for our literary programming! See what we have in The Authors’ Salon.

Fashion Show

The Fashion Show is always a highlight of the convention! Keep checking back for news about upcoming information!

Gaming

Just want to sit down and play something? Have a Steampunk based game you want to try out with a bunch of people? Head to the gaming room, we’ll have a large library of games you can check out for use in the room. We’ll also be running some demos of games, so check the schedule for when you can join in. We may even have something for Steampunks who love to game using aetheric computational devices (PCs and Consoles)!

Musical Events at Clockwork Alchemy

You’ve come across them before, and we have too: those nights during a convention when there just isn’t anything exciting going on. Not to worry, because that’s certainly not the case at Clockwork Alchemy. We’ll have your evenings booked solid with international-level entertainment every night!

Splendid Teapot Races

Stoke your boilers! Fine tune your steam engines! Join the California Tea Pot Racing Association for the CA 2020 Teapot Races. Bring your own pot or borrow one.

The Airship Kamehameha War Room

Experience Martial Arts in the Steampunk ’verse. As time travelers experience Steampunk worlds, they need to be prepared to face mythical beasts, rotting ghouls, possessed air pirates, and dark sorcerers.

Our crew has traveled on airships, submarines, and a myriad of steam powered conveyances to the four corners of the globe to bring to you instructors from a range of Western and Eastern Martial Arts. Our instructors have an average of 30 years of martial experience and will provide hands-on instruction.

Join us to hone your skills with a wide range of weapons, such as swords, canes, spears, knives, umbrellas, hat pins as well as Luminous Sabers from galaxies far away. From the Victorian and Edwardian eras, experience skills the Suffragettes used to win the vote for women. Learn exercises the British expeditionary forces used to hone their saber skills. Fun for the whole family—a foam dart shooting gallery, And lastly, don’t miss the martial art used by Sherlock Holmes, Bartitsu.