Events

FlameCon: The Queer Comic Con in NYC This Weekend

An overview of FlameCon, the Queer Comic Con, taking place in New York City this weekend (and why you should…

Gen Con 2019 Recap With Photos, Part 2

Ready for more photos of Gen Con? Here's Part 2, which covers Thursday, August 1.

Convention Connection: Geek Culture Conventions for Week 33 2019

Convention Connection for Week 33 2019 includes events in Boston, New York, Austin, Dublin, and around the world. Find a…

Gen Con 2019 Recap With Photos, Part 1

Here's my recap of Gen Con (part 1), with plenty of photos!

Gen Con 2019 Highlights

There's a lot to see at Gen Con every year, and it just keeps getting bigger. Here are some of…

Convention Connection: Geek Culture Conventions for Week 32 2019

Convention Connection for Week 32 2019 includes events in New York, Orlando, Spokane, Phoenix, and around the world. Find a…

Necronomicon 2019 Returns to Providence, Rhode Island

Necronomicon Returns to Providence in 2019Fans of cosmic horror will descend on Providence Rhode Island once again to celebrate these…

Sneak Peek: Gaming with GeekDad at Gen Con

Gen Con 2019 is nearly upon us, and the GeekDad team is excited for so many reasons - not the…

The Getting Excited for Gen Con Super-MEGA Post, 2019 Edition

Here's what we're eager to see at this year's Gen Con!

Convention Connection: Geek Culture Conventions for Week 30 2019

Convention Connection for Week 30 2019 includes events in Raleigh, Pittsburgh, New Orleans, Dallas, and around the world. Find a…

AEG Big Game Night for Gen Con… and Gen Can’t

AEG hosts a Big Game Night at Gen Con each year. This year, for the first time, game stores will…

Fun and Games at Connecticon 2019

We were only able to get to Connecticon on Sunday, so time was short---we'd have to make every minute count.

Convention Connection: Geek Culture Conventions for Week 29 2019

Can't make it to San Diego for the 50th anniversary Comic Con International? No problem! We've got the list of…

Convention Connection: Geek Culture Conventions for Week 28 2019

Convention Connection for Week 28 2019 includes events in Atlanta, Hartford, Los Angeles, and around the world. Find a convention…

Convention Connection: Geek Culture Conventions for Week 27 2019

Convention Connection for Week 27 2019 includes events in Austin, Los Angeles, Orlando, and around the world. Find a convention…

What Are You Doing for the 4th of July?

It's always fun to go do a little reading at Wikipedia and other resources to learn just how relative the…

Bad Dad: Celebrating Our Nation by Breaking the Law

It was July 3rd and I was returning home from a business trip. My flight was late getting in and…

Convention Connection: Geek Culture Conventions for Week 26 2019

Convention Connection for Week 26 2019 includes events in Seattle, Salt Lake City, Dallas, Los Angeles, and around the world.…

Convention Connection: Geek Culture Conventions for Week 25 2019

Convention Connection for Week 25 2019 includes events in Atlanta, Tucson, Reno, and around the world. Find a convention near…

Discussing Convention Safety with Voice Actor Gregg Berger

To discuss the issue of fan and guest safety, we spoke to veteran voice actor Gregg Berger at the recent…

Convention Connection: Geek Culture Conventions for Week 24 2019

Convention Connection for Week 24 2019 includes events in Philadelphia, Las Vegas, Richmond, and around the world. Find a convention…

Yay, It’s Pride Month! Can I Have My Cookie Now?

For Pride Month, GeekDad writer Sean Z discusses the problem of performative Pride, and how to be a better ally.

Father’s Day Is Coming: Have You Got Your GeekDad Books Yet?

It's that time of year again - when geeky dads everywhere get 'Star Wars' ties, LEGO coffee mugs, or their…

Denver Pop Culture Con: GeekDad Diary – Panels and People Watching

GeekDad attended 2019's Denver Pop Culture Con. Here are some things that happened during day 2.

Convention Connection: Geek Culture Conventions for Week 23 2019

Convention Connection for Week 23 2019 includes events in Indianapolis, Los Angeles, Atlantic City, and around the world. Find a…

‘Star Wars’ at Disneyland: Come to the Park Side

Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge is now open at Disneyland (the Walt Disney World version opens later this summer) and the…

Denver Pop Culture Con 2019: GeekDad Diary – The Con With Kids

This weekend, GeekDad was privileged to attend the Denver Pop Culture Con (DPCC), which can be a unique experience with…

Convention Connection: Geek Culture Conventions for Week 22 2019

Convention Connection for Week 22 2019 includes events in Denver, Richmond, San Diego, and around the world. Find a convention…

Live Look(s) at Disneyland’s Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge!

Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge opens on May 31 at Disneyland Park in California, but our Whit Honea is there TODAY!…

Convention Connection: Geek Culture Conventions for Week 21 2019

Convention Connection for Week 21 2019 includes events in Atlanta, Phoenix, Minneapolis, and around the world. Find a convention near…