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GeekDad Visits St. Thomas Elevated Park

St. Thomas, Ontario has its own version of New York's High Line, an elevated park on an 850 foot long,…

August 8, 2020

Locked Down Family Misses Disneyland Vacation – Creates Pirates of the Caribbean Ride at Home

A family who missed their Disneyland vacation while things are in lockdown in California decided to pass the time recreating…

March 22, 2020

Geek Links: Take a Tuneful Tour of Universal Studios Japan’s Super Nintendo World

A new promo video from Swedish electro duo Galantis and English vocalist Charli XCX provides fans the world over with…

January 14, 2020

SacAnime Returns at CalExpo

Sacramento’s Anime/Pop-Culture Convention occupies the CalExpo fair grounds this weekend while its home convention center is rebuilt.

January 4, 2020

Portland Book Festival This Weekend

The Portland Book Festival is coming this weekend: Saturday, November 9!

November 5, 2019

‘Minecraft: The Exhibition’ Gets Its World Premiere at MoPop

'Minecraft: The Exhibition' opened this past weekend at MoPop in Seattle and will run until September 2020. The exhibit features…

October 21, 2019

Visiting Ontario’s Blue Mountain Resort in Fall

Ontario's Blue Mountain Resort is a great way to spend time outdoors in the fall.

October 19, 2019

New York Comic Con Coverage: Here’s What’s Coming

New York Comic Con is a massive event taking place from October 3-6. It would be impossible to cover the…

October 2, 2019

Gen Con 2019 Recap With Photos, Part 4

It's the last of my Gen Con 2019 recaps, this time covering Sunday and Monday!

August 23, 2019

Gen Con 2019 Recap With Photos, Part 3

Here's a look at Saturday of Gen Con 2019!

August 20, 2019

Gen Con 2019 Recap With Photos, Part 2

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

August 16, 2019

Gen Con 2019 Recap With Photos, Part 1

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

August 13, 2019

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…

August 11, 2019

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…

August 7, 2019

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…

July 31, 2019

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!

July 26, 2019

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.

July 19, 2019

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…

June 19, 2019

‘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…

June 5, 2019

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!…

May 30, 2019

Pop-Up Magazine, Spring 2019 Edition

The Spring 2019 edition of Pop-Up Magazine includes some tragic but powerful stories.

May 16, 2019

Pop-Up Magazine Spring Issue

Tickets are on sale now for the spring issue of Pop-Up Magazine!

April 11, 2019

Come Play at Stumptown Game Summit!

Come out to Stumptown Game Summit in May for a full day of tabletop fun!

April 4, 2019

King Tut With Kids

Join us for a day at Oregon Museum of Science and Industry, where we experience The Discovery of King Tut…

January 22, 2019

Register Now for the Portland Book Festival!

Tickets are available now for this year's Portland Book Festival (formerly known as Wordstock).

September 27, 2018

Kickstarter Tabletop Roundup: Gen Con Edition

There are a lot of tabletop Kickstarter projects launching in the next few months—here are some that I learned about…

August 19, 2018

Start Planning Now for Free Museum Day!

Mark your calendars for Free Museum Day, next month! Thanks, 'Smithsonian Magazine'!

August 18, 2018

Gen Cap 2018 Recap With Photos, Part 4

My recap of the fourth (and final) day of Gen Con!

August 17, 2018

Gen Con 2018 Recap With Photos, Part 3

Day 3 of my Gen Con coverage!

August 15, 2018

Gen Con 2018 Recap With Photos, Part 2

My photo recap of Day 2 of Gen Con 2018!

August 14, 2018

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