Events

Steampunk Costume Ball
Dress to impress at our victorian-inspired steampunk costume ball.
NYC’s top dj’s will be spinning steampunk inspired music and traditional victorian goth favorites, spanning across multiple decades.
(ages 18+)

$1,000 Steampunk Costume Contest
Show off your best steampunk outfit for your chance to win $1,000 worth prizes! Our judges will select a costume based on craftsmanship and originality.

$500 Maker’s Contest for best steampunk invention
$500 worth in prizes for the best steampunk invention / prop! Extra points if it is functional / moving.

Steampunk Facial Hair competition
Show off your steampunk-inspired beards and mustaches.

Steampunk Tea Party
Break out your pocketwatch, it’s time for tea! Hoist your pinky finger and don your afternoon best for this Steampunk take on a Traditional British Tea Party. Steampunk entertainment and hosts will tend to your needs as you enjoy a variety of teas, pastries and fresh fruit. Includes a variety of teas, crumpets, scones, jams, clotted cream, cakes and biscuits. (extra ticket required)

Burlesque Performers
Our selection of talented burlesque performers from across the new york / new jersey area are always a highlight of our events.
(ages 18+)

Steampunk vs Goth – Victorian dj dance night
Friday night our resident dj’s entice you with steampunk vs goth songs for a victorian dance affair.
(ages 18+)

Thursday night pre-party Steampunk Social
Join our casual gathering pre-party with our resident dj’s.
(ages 18+)

Cabinet of Curiosities – Steampunk Oddities Exhibit
Nathaniel Billinghurst of Askersund is, for the first time ever, making public their extensive collection of extraordinary oddities and antiquities to the public. Consisting of various scientific anomalies, ancient relics, old texts, primitive contraptions and more, there is surely something for all tastes and fancies to behold and admire. Dubbed their ‘Cabinet of Curiosities’, guests of the convention are invited to come and view the collection at their leisure. Stewards of the collection will be present to assist in viewing, answer any questions, and to provide aid to any feeling feint or overwhelmed with awe.

Iron Garden Gathering
The Iron Garden is a New Jersey based organization providing a safe haven for gathering, socialization, education, promotion of the arts, charity-work and fun for the New Jersey Nightkind Community. The Iron Garden is comprised of mature, discrete, intelligent, like-minded folk.
(ages 18+)

Pool Party
Get out your bathing suits as we take over the indoor pool of our hotel! Alongside our resident dj’s taking your requests.

Coveilance Dance Project
A group of mad scientist belly dancers who blend various costumes, music, and other dance forms to create hypnotic and sensual experimental dances.

Open Mic
Show off your stuff at our Open Mic! We welcome musicians, poets and artists of all kinds.

Fire Performances
Our professionally trained fire performers dazzle you with their mastery of the fire arts.