FEATURING fun activities and entertainment such as…
Costume Contest (Victorian wear, Steampunk wear, Fantasy costuming, etc.)
Food and Beverages
LIVE MUSIC AND ENTERTAINMENT
The Velveteen Band
Abby and The Myth
Barrel House Wailers
Additional 2017 groups not yet scheduled
50 Sticks Of Dynamite
Cirques Des Betes
Sexy Spaceman Club
Opal Aura Bellydance Troupe
40+ shopping vendor-booth locations!
DRESS TO EXPRESS!
Come in your own steampunk attire, or any other costumes
(Victorian, Renaissance Faire, Halloween, Star Wars, etc.),
or just come ‘casual’ and take in the sights!
FOOD AND BEVERAGE
Beer tasting! Wine tasting! Tea sipping!
Absinthe creations! Victuals and libations!
Rancho Ventavo Cellars, La Dolce Vita’s Beer Tasting Patio, dining areas
Absinthe cocktails and more in the Underground Aristocrat Lounge
Displays “geared” toward the festive theme!
MASTER OF CEREMONIES 2017
Doc Phineas (Steampunk Icon, Historian, Professor, and Antiques Consultant for Pawn Stars on TV)
Previous presentations, workshops and panels have included Steampunk 101, Sewing For Steampunk, Trains, Make-and-Take Goggles, Make-and-Take Hats, Cameras, Quilt Challenge, Costume Contests, and Steampunk Thrift into Costumes! Stay tuned for what we’ll have in 2017!
…and 2016 featured a visit by Star Wars Steampunk Universe!
MORE ABOUT THE ENTERTAINMENT!
The Velveteen Band http://TheVelveteenBand.com
50 Sticks Of Dynamite http://www.50sticks.com
Abby And The Myth http://www.AbbyPosner.com
Cirque Des Betes http://www.CirqueDesBetes.com
Doc Phineas http://www.DocPhineas.com
Opal Aura Bellydance Troupe https://www.facebook.com/Opal-Aura-Bellydance-1406280946316680
Where to land your airship…?
Public parking is available in the downtown parking structure at 4th and B Streets or in the lot at 6th and B Streets. There is also street parking on 7th, 8th, A and B Streets.
The Square’s inner onsite parking lots are is used for the festival activities, but there are plenty of free parking spaces around the perimeter, in downtown Oxnard, in City surface lots, and street parking.
Where are you coming from?
From Los Angeles proper: Take US 101 North to N Oxnard Blvd Exit, make a left over the freeway, continue on Oxnard Blvd until you arrive at 7th Street, make a right onto 7th and take the 1st left onto A Street. Heritage Square will be on your right. There is parking around the site and on 7th, 8th, A, and B Streets. One block north, there is a public parking lot on “B” and 6th Street. Welcome to Heritage Square.
From Santa Barbara: Take US 101 South to Oxnard Blvd exit, veer right onto Oxnard Blvd., continue on Oxnard Blvd until you arrive at 7th Street, make a right onto 7th and a left onto A Street. Heritage Square will be on your right. There is parking around the site and on 7th, 8th, A, and B Streets. There is a public parking lot one block north, on “B” and 6th Street. Welcome to Heritage Square.
From Valencia/Santa Clarita: Take CA-126 West to Wells Road exit #5 towards Saticoy, make a left over the freeway and continue on Wells Road over the bridge, make a right on E Vineyard Ave/CA 232. Continue on Vineyard Ave and keep left over US 101 freeway. Make a right onto N Oxnard Blvd./CA-1. Continue on Oxnard Blvd to 7th Street. Make a right onto W 7th Street. Take 1st Left onto South A Street. Heritage Square will be on your right. There is parking around the site and on 7th, 8th, A, and B Streets. There is a public parking lot one block north, on “B” and 6th Street. Welcome to Heritage Square.
PHOTOS seen on this page:
Snapshots from Steampunk Fest 2015 and 2016
Beautiful Heritage Square, Heritage Square Oxnard
Oxnard SteampunkFest Crew
Logos for SteampunkFest
Musical guests including The Velveteen Band
Maps of the event location