Monday, April 14, 2014

This Week(end) In Geek: Voice Actors, Comic Nerds, and the Converge of Fandoms

A showcase of this week's finest geek and geek related activities for the week. Mark your calendars.

 
(Image via Awesome Con)

Weekend
  • Awesome Con - Washington, D.C. - Friday 3-8PM, Saturday 10AM - 8PM, Sunday 10AM - 7PM
    • Awesome Con is DC's comic-con, celebrating all aspects of geekdom and pop culture. Loads of favorite comic, artist, writer, and media celebrities (Like Billie Piper and George Perez) will be present and crowds are expected, so pick up your ticket early! Saturday or Sunday only is $30, 2-day pass is $50. Special events include discussion panels, costume contests, trivia contests, gaming tournaments, and tons of activities for kids.
      • DC Geeks is going to Awesome Con! Hang out with us Saturday. Check our Meetup or Facebook event for more info.
 Wednesday
  • Peter Pan
    • The Washington Ballet is bringing a longtime favorite story to life in DC, but this time with dance.

      (Image via Tumblr)
      Um, and with a little more grace.

Thursday
  • DCGN at Labyrinth Games - Washington, D.C. - 7PM
    • Board games!
  • Filmfest DC - Times Vary - Through April 27
    • DC's annual Film Fest is back for the 28th time. Films from every genre will be shown over the next couple weeks, with special events and talks with filmmakers through the fest. General admission tickets are $12 and available here.
Saturday
  • Awesome Con-cert - Washington, D.C. - 9PM
    • Awesome Con got a little awesome-er with a special Andrew W.K. concert this Saturday. Adam Warrock and Rare Candy will be performing as well. Your ticket to party hard is only $20.

Did we miss something? If you have an event you’d like to promote that isn’t on this list, leave a comment or email us. Other weekly recurring events are listed on our website (such as Rocky,  CCG tournaments, crazy themed happy hours). For more information, check out the calendars at DC Geeks.

Monday, April 7, 2014

This Week In Geek: Much Events, So Space, Wow

A showcase of this week's finest geek and geek related activities for the week. Mark your calendars.


PAX East is here! via The Eggplant

Weekend

  • Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus Presents "Dragons" - Fairfax, VA - Wednesday to Sunday
    • Tickets are pretty much sold out, but you might be able to drag up some somehow. I haven't heard of a circus being focused on Dragons before!
  • PAX East - Boston, MA - Friday to Sunday
    • One of the main nerd cons on this coast. Sort of nerd Nirvana. Lots of crazy nerd celebrities as well.

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday
  • Doctor Who Burlesque - DC - 10 PM
    • Oh my, Doctor Who themed Burlesque comes to town. See under the skirt of the Tardis. Flirt with the Doctor. Watch the Ponds dance. Have fun. :)

Saturday

Did we miss something? If you have an event you’d like to promote that isn’t on this list, leave a comment or email us. Other weekly recurring events are listed on our website (such as Rocky,  CCG tournaments, crazy themed happy hours). For more information, check out the calendars at DC Geeks.

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

This Week In Geek: It's a Shakespeare Pillow Fight Date!

A showcase of this week's finest geek and geek related activities for the week. Mark your calendars.


Welcome To Pillow Fight Day. Grab your Weapon and prepare for combat. - via David Shankbone
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Saturday


    • Do you like dating people with similar interests? Dare I say it... nerds?

Sunday

  • Shakespeare's Birthday - DC - 12 PM A celebration of Shakespeare, primarily focusing on kids, but lots of cool stuff.


Did we miss something? If you have an event you’d like to promote that isn’t on this list, leave a comment or email us. Other weekly recurring events are listed on our website (such as Rocky,  CCG tournaments, crazy themed happy hours). For more information, check out the calendars at DC Geeks.

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

This Week in Geek: Too Many Musicals

A showcase of this week's finest geek and geek related activities for the week. Mark your calendars.

Prepare for the Cherry Blossom Kite Festival via Ryan Somma
Starts This Weekend


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Did we miss something? If you have an event you’d like to promote that isn’t on this list, leave a comment or email us. Other weekly recurring events are listed on our website (such as Rocky,  CCG tournaments, crazy themed happy hours). For more information, check out the calendars at DC Geeks.

Monday, March 17, 2014

This Week in Geek: A Plague at the Circus

A showcase of this week's finest geek and geek related activities for the week. Mark your calendars.

Circus... Mediumus via fsse8info
Weekend


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Did we miss something? If you have an event you’d like to promote that isn’t on this list, leave a comment or email us. Other weekly recurring events are listed on our website (such as Rocky,  CCG tournaments, crazy themed happy hours). For more information, check out the calendars at DC Geeks.