The Wizard of Oz” in Sioux Falls, SD.
May 23-26: The 2013 Phoenix Comicon has a whole slew of steampunk events planned.
June 15: Applications due for the Viable Paradise writing workshop.
Also the good folks at Tor.com have once again made a great list of steampunk events for the month of May. Before going, however, you might want to read Jay Lake's article on how steampunk cons can be confusing to genre authors.
May 31: Last day to submit your story to Ellen Datlow’s Fearful Symmetries.
September 10: Deadline for The Housewives Go Nuclear anthology.
If you are looking for more places to submit your works to might I recommend Farther Books and World Weaver Press.
Remember if you have events or calls for submissions you would like to share with The Update's readers, send us a head's up at ahwupdate at gmail dot com.
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Matt Mitrovich is the founder and editor of Alternate History Weekly Update, a blogger on Amazing Stories and a volunteer editor for Alt Hist magazine. His fiction can be found at Echelon Press, Jake's Monthly and The Were-Traveler. When not writing he works as an attorney, enjoys life with his beautiful wife Alana and prepares for the inevitable zombie apocalypse. You can follow him on Facebook or Twitter.