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 (1/8/17–1/14/17)

Welcome to This Week in Geek, your guide to events of interest to the Minnesota geek community for the week of Monday, January 8th to Sunday, January 14th. Star Trek: Discovery Viewing Party What: Movies, Arts, Family When: Monday, January 8th at 7:00 p.m. Where: The Parkway Theater TC Trek Trivia presents a night of new Star Trek with the return of its Discovery viewing party. Follow the adventures of a brand-new crew with your fellow geeks in a...

The Twin Cities Geek 2017 Holiday Toy & Book Drive Was a HUGE SUCCESS!

The donations have been tallied, the gifts have been given, and thanks to all of you the third annual Twin Cities Geek Holiday Toy & Book Drive was our most successful yet! The Twin Cities geek community came together once again to make the holidays brighter for so many Twin Cities families, and you really outdid yourselves this year, with an unprecedented number of contributions—the 2017 drive collected 2,784 toys and gifts and 2,207 books, graphic novels, manga, and comics...

Minnesota Conventions for Cosplay in 2018

As we kick off the new year, have you started cosplanning your cosplays for 2018? 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 2018. 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...

This Week in Geek (1/1/17–1/7/17)

Welcome to This Week in Geek, your guide to events of interest to the Minnesota geek community for the week of Monday, January 1st to Sunday, January 7th. Game-A-Thon 2018 What: Gaming, Family When: Monday, January 1st at 10:00 a.m. Where: Buffalo Community Center The Wright County Geeks, a geeky Minnesota organization that focuses on RPGs and science fiction, offers its sixth annual family-friendly gaming day. Play board games, tabletop role-playing games, miniatures games, card games, computer games, and...

This Week in Geek (12/25/17–12/31/17)

Welcome to This Week in Geek, your guide to events of interest to the Minnesota geek community for the week of Monday, December 25th to Sunday, December 31st. It’s a Wonderful Life What: Film, Family When: Monday, December 25th at 3:00, 5:30, and 8:00 p.m.; Tuesday, December 26th at 7:00 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Where: Trylon Cinema Take in a screening of the beloved holiday classic It’s a Wonderful Life at the Trylon in Minneapolis. James Stewart and Donna...

This Week in Geek (12/18/17–12/24/17)

Welcome to This Week in Geek, your guide to events of interest to the Minnesota geek community for the week of Monday, December 18th through Sunday, December 24th. Board Game Night at Tamarack Tap Room What: Gaming When: Monday, December 18th at 6:00 p.m. Where: Tamarack Tap Room The Tamarack Tap Room, in partnership with the Gaming Goat, presents a weekly Monday-evening meetup for board games and beer—meet new gamer friends and enjoy a brew. As with most public...

This Week in Geek (12/11/17–12/17/17)

Welcome to This Week in Geek, your guide to events of interest to the Minnesota geek community for the week of Monday, December 11th through Sunday, December 17th. Board Game Night at Tamarack Tap Room What: Gaming When: Monday, December 4th at 6:00 p.m. Where: Tamarack Tap Room The Tamarack Tap Room, in partnership with the Gaming Goat, presents a weekly Monday-evening meetup for board games and beer—meet new gamer friends and enjoy a brew. As with most public...

This Week in Geek (12/4/17–12/10/17)

Welcome to This Week in Geek, your guide to events of interest to the Minnesota geek community for the week of Monday, December 4th through Sunday, December 10th. Board Game Night at Tamarack Tap Room What: Gaming When: Monday, December 4th at 6:00 p.m. Where: Tamarack Tap Room The Tamarack Tap Room, in partnership with the Gaming Goat, presents a weekly Monday-evening meetup for board games and beer—meet new gamer friends and enjoy a brew. As with most public...

This Week in Geek (11/27/17–12/3/17)

Welcome to This Week in Geek, your guide to events of interest to the Minnesota geek community for the week of Monday, November 27th through Sunday, December 3rd. Board Game Night at Tamarack Tap Room What: Gaming When: Monday, November 27th at 6:00 p.m. Where: Tamarack Tap Room The Tamarack Tap Room, in partnership with the Gaming Goat, presents a weekly Monday-evening meetup for board games and beer—meet new gamer friends and enjoy a brew. As with most public...

The ULTIMATE Minnesota Geek Guide to Black Friday and Small Business Saturday 2017

Planning to start your holiday shopping, support local geek businesses, or just take advantage of some amazing deals this weekend? Well, we’ve done all the legwork for you and are happy to provide your ultimate Minnesota geek guide to Black Friday and Small Business Saturday! We’ve arranged all of the businesses into categories and featured what sorts of bargains and events they’re offering this year right under their address, complete with a Google Maps link to make life easy....
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