Events

Coverage of events that are of interest to the MN geek community. This includes but is not limited to conventions, festivals, re-enactments, dances, and tournaments.

This Week In Geek (2/18/19–2/24/19)

Welcome to This Week in Geek, your guide to events of interest to the Minnesota geek community for the week of Monday, February 18th to Sunday, February 24th. Creative Night What: Arts, Community When: Monday, February 18th at 6:30 p.m. Where: Event Horizon at the Waterbury Building Let your creativity shine with drawing, painting, crafting, or whatever your heart desires at Creative Night, a weekly event put on by Crafty Geek and the Geek Partnership Society. This is a...

This Week in Geek (2/11/19–2/17/19)

Welcome to This Week in Geek, your guide to events of interest to the Minnesota geek community for the week of Monday, February 11th to Sunday, February 17th. Creative Night What: Arts, Community When: Monday, February 11th at 6:30 p.m. Where: Event Horizon at the Waterbury Building Let your creativity shine with drawing, painting, crafting, or whatever your heart desires at Creative Night, a weekly event put on by Crafty Geek and the Geek Partnership Society. This is a...

This Week in Geek (2/4/19–2/10/19)

Welcome to This Week in Geek, your guide to events of interest to the Minnesota geek community for the week of Monday, February 4th to Sunday, February 10th. Creative Night What: Arts, Community When: Monday, February 4th at 6:30 p.m. Where: Event Horizon at the Waterbury Building Let your creativity shine with drawing, painting, crafting, or whatever your heart desires at Creative Night, a weekly event put on by Crafty Geek and the Geek Partnership Society. This is a...

Shane Mauss Brings His Unique Blend of Science and Comedy to Minneapolis

Comedian Shane Mauss has been doing stand-up for over a decade, catching his first break after receiving the Best Stand-Up award at the HBO US Comedy Arts Festival in 2007. “I got into comedy because I didn’t want to get a real job,” Mauss told me as he was driving through the Midwest to his next show. Comedy, however, quickly proved to be more than a full-time gig as he started to find his niche: blending his act with...

This Week in Geek (1/28/19–2/3/19)

Welcome to This Week in Geek, your guide to events of interest to the Minnesota geek community for the week of Monday, January 28th to Sunday, February 3rd. Saint Paul Winter Carnival What: Community, Family, Arts, Food & Drink, Music When: Continuing Monday, January 28th through Sunday, February 3rd Where: Saint Paul Winter is here. Enjoy something that sets the Twin Cities apart from most other major metro areas in the country, and brave the extremes that winter can...

This Week in Geek (1/21/19–1/27/19)

Welcome to This Week in Geek, your guide to events of interest to the Minnesota geek community for the week of Monday, January 21st to Sunday, January 27th. Creative Night What: Arts, Community When: Monday, January 21st at 6:30 p.m. Where: Event Horizon at the Waterbury Building Let your creativity shine with drawing, painting, crafting, or whatever your heart desires at Creative Night, a weekly event put on by Crafty Geek and the Geek Partnership Society. This is a...

This Week in Geek (1/14/19–1/20/19)

Welcome to This Week in Geek, your guide to events of interest to the Minnesota geek community for the week of Monday, January 14th to Sunday, January 20th. Creative Night What: Arts, Community When: Monday, January 14th at 6:30 p.m. Where: Event Horizon at the Waterbury Building Let your creativity shine with drawing, painting, crafting, or whatever your heart desires at Creative Night, a weekly event put on by Crafty Geek and the Geek Partnership Society. This is a...

This Week in Geek (1/7/19–1/13/19)

Welcome to This Week in Geek, your guide to events of interest to the Minnesota geek community for the week of Monday, January 7th to Sunday, January 13th. Creative Night What: Arts, Community When: Monday, January 7th at 6:30 p.m. Where: Event Horizon at the Waterbury Building Let your creativity shine with drawing, painting, crafting, or whatever your heart desires at Creative Night, a weekly event put on by Crafty Geek and the Geek Partnership Society. This is a...

Kid-Friendly Minnesota Conventions for Your Geekling in 2019

If you have some young geeklings around, you may have considered finding a convention to attend as a family. Here’s the good news: the vast majority of the sci-fi, anime, and pop-culture cons in the Twin Cities welcome families, offering discounted and/or free admission for younger attendees and marking panels meant only for older audiences to prevent sudden surprises. However, just because a convention touts itself as being family friendly and offers a lower rate for kids doesn’t always...

Minnesota Conventions for Cosplay in 2019

As we kick off the new year, have you started cosplanning your cosplays for 2019? Twin Cities Geek is here to help with a comprehensive list of conventions and a few other select events in Minnesota you might be interested in cosplaying at in 2019. Click on the convention’s name to visit its website, which will have the most current information on dates, registration prices, guest appearances, cosplay contests, and more! (Note that events other than conventions are listed separately at the bottom...
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