Watch City Steampunk Festival

Centered on Waltham’s beautiful Common at the corner of Main and Moody Streets, the Watch City Steampunk Festival is the great outdoor festival of the Steampunk genre—a cultural and social movement melding elements of Victorian-era history and fashion with retro-futuristic technology.

Watch City 2015 will featuring a broad array of theatrical and musical performers as well as clothing, jewelry, art, and food vendors. The Festival is will also include kids programming, making this most definitely a family friendly event, as well.

Hotel Information

We have two hotels that have offered discounts to Watch City Steampunk Festival attendees.

Holiday Inn Express, 385 Winter Street, Waltham

Group Name: 2019 Watch City Steampunk Festival

Dates Group discount is available:  May 9 – 12, 2019

Group Rate: $119.00 plus 11.7% occupancy tax per night 

Cutoff Date: 4/18/19

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For guests that do not want to book online, please contact the reservations office at (877) 213-6796 to make a reservation. You must state the name of our group, 2019 Watch City Steampunk Festival, to receive the discounted rate. If you require any special room accommodations, state that at the time of making the reservation. If any guests would like to reserve dates that are not included in the group block or have any questions making a reservation, please contact Mike Whiteman at (781) 419-0985.

Crescent Suites Hotel, 287 Crescent Street, Waltham

One Queen Bed Handicap Accessible Suite: $189 per night plus tax

One King with Sofa Bed Suite: $194 per night plus tax

Two Queen Bed Suite: $199 per night plus tax

King Living Room Suite: $204 per night plus tax


All suites have fully equipped kitchens.  Reservations include daily complimentary breakfast, cappuccinos and espressos.  We have an on-site business center, laundry facilities and fitness center.  WiFi and parking are also included.

Guests will need to contact the hotel directly at (781) 314-7900 in order to receive the rate and mention Steampunk 2019.