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.

 Travel Information

How to Get Here

If you are local, we HIGHLY recommend that you use public transportation or ride-share services.

By Public Transportation:

By Car: The main event is located on Waltham Common on Main Street (Route 20). For GPS or ride-share users, enter 610 Main Street, Waltham, MA, which will take you to Waltham City Hall which is on one corner of Waltham Common. However, only handicap parking is available at City Hall; see below to locate other parking lots.


There is public parking in Waltham, but it is often tucked behind buildings. See our Public Parking information page to learn more.

Handicap parking spots are located behind Waltham City Hall and in all city parking lots.

You can catch a free ride on the Tick Tock Trolley to get around the Festival!