The Annual Wild Wild West Steampunk Convention 7 was held on March 2-4, 2018 at Old Tucson and was packed with an amazing selection of Steampunk Fun! Wild Wild West Steampunk Convention 7 (WWWC7) is America’s first and only Steampunk convention and festival that takes place in a western-themed town and amusement park. WWWC7 is the largest Western-style Steampunk Convention in the United States!
Photos from 2018 Tucson Steampunk by James and Carolyn Barnett
Steampunk Daily Events Schedule
Download Program Schedule, Map and Information of the 2018 Wild Wild West Steampunk Convention 7: https://www.wildwestcon.com/WWWC7_Program_Web.pdf
Saturday night concert ticket: Abney Park & DEVM! Saturday evening is the concert everyone has been waiting for – Abney Park! Deus Ex Vapore Machina (DEVM) is opening the show.
Grand Palace Saloon • Day and Night events and location of adult libations. Located in the center of town. Nightly events are held here.
Aristocrat Lounge • An exclusive place for Aristocrats to relax and enjoy special events. Located next to the Saloon, in Rosa’s Cantina. Aristocrat Tea Duelling: Fri Noon, Sat 3pm.
High Chaparral • Steampunk Vehicle Exhibition, Steampunk Groups Area, Kids Need to Read, and Dinosaurian Communication Center. Located North of the Vendor Area.
Courthouse • Panels, Steampunk film screenings, workshops, Artist Foyer and the Art & Science Exhibit. Located near the Grand Palace Saloon. Includes Courtroom Center and Courthouse Right.
The Wagon Stage • Music, Entertainment, Skits, Performances and more! Located next to the Courthouse.
The Chapel • Panels and discussions all week- end. Located at the north end of town, near the full-size train “Reno”.
Sheriff’s Office • Panels all weekend. Located next to Big Jake’s Barbecue.
Family Zone • Activities for Steampunks of all ages. Located near the Train Station and Carousel.
Panel Tent • Panels all weekend! Located north of the Grand Palace Saloon.
The Vendor Areas (Vendor Barn & Tents) • Our Steampunk Merchant Bazaar offers a wide variety of fine products. Located to the East of town, see the map. –
Tea Duelling occurs on the Barn Stage.
Bitter Creek Stage • Music, Entertainment, Skits, Performances and more. Located out- side between the Vendor Barn and Vendor Tent.
Food & Drinks at Steampunk
On-site restaurants are open during park hours and provide snacks, drinks, alcohol and options including full meals.
Pony Express Pizza & More: Delicious hot pizza fresh from the oven – choose either cheese, pepperoni, Supreme or veggie. Or chow down on delicious grilled sandwiches, five kinds of wings, juicy burgers, and fries. Pair it with a fresh garden or caesar salad and a glass of wine, an ice cold beer or a Coke.
Big Jake’s Bar-B-Q: The bad guys never left town after a taste of Big Jake’s Famous Bar-B-Q. The menu includes bodacious barbecue ribs, chicken and beef and our famous ”Cowboy Beans” served with Big Jake’s signature barbecue sauce. Lighter fare includes a variety of fresh salads.
Grand Palace Hotel & Saloon: Wet your whistle with a cool beverage, while you enjoy live shows or short films re-living the days when the western was king. While you’re here, snack on some nachos, hot pretzels or popcorn.
Ice Cream Shop: Treat your taste buds to old-fashioned ice cream treats. Try the coolest drinks in the West including malts, shakes and refreshing raspados!!
Phoebe’s Sweet Shoppe: Step into an old-time candy store specializing in fresh fudge and cotton candy made on site and Phoebe’s signature prickly pear lemonade! Got a hankerin’ for an old fashioned treat? Pheobe stocks nostalgic candies from yesteryear including Mallo Cups, wax bottles, Clark Bars, candy buttons, Mary-Janes, Black Taffy, Carmel Creams, and many more candies.
Food Stands: Look for outdoor Food Stands which offer quick-purchase food and drink.
Steampunk Daily Events Schedule
Download Program Schedule: https://www.wildwestcon.com/WWWC7_Program_Web.pdf
Old Tucson Venue: General Admission Hours: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm. WWWC7 Attendees Only: 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm Saturday (watch for updates regarding the time between Day and Evening hours). The convention runs: Friday, Saturday, and Sunday March 2-4 2018 WWWC7 Convention Passes prices depend on age.
Adult are age 12 & up
Child are age 7 – 11
Free for age 6 & under
WWWC7 has a special entrance for all of our guests! It is a few hundred feet to the right of the main Old Tucson entrance. (Follow the wall – there will be signs). Purchase tickets at https://www.wildwestcon.com/tickets/