High Desert Steam is a Reno based, Northern Nevada Steampunk group. Whether you’re a life-styler or a hobbiest, a cos-player or just curious, you’re welcome! We’re interested in a past that never was and a future that may have been – the sci fi and phantasmagorical in the age of steam.

High Desert Steam was organized to further the understanding of Steampunk and as a venue for Northern Nevada (and it’s environs) to discuss all aspects of Steampunk including promotion of Steampunk events by any and all who hold them. High Desert Steam does not discriminate – merely requests that all who post and attend have one goal in mind – furtherance and joy in this genre called STEAMPUNK!!!

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Check out clips from last year’s Expo!

A steamin’ hot thank you our sponsors!

High Desert Steam would like to thank all of our current sponsors: High Desert Botanicals Tanners Marketplace Twisted Wolf Leather Works Wilbur D. May Museum Without you our events are not possible. You help with decorating, catering, flyers, dance floors ect. If you are interested in being a sponsor or lending your amazing creative talents…

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Join the crew and be a HDS member with Patreon!

NEW PATREON MEMBERSHIP High Desert Steam nurtures a community of Steampunk Cosplayers in the Northern Nevada area.  Instead of asking for large annual fees for our paid memberships, we want small monthly donations to help us put together the amazing Steampunk events we are known for in the community and pay for our minimal overhead.…

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