Articles Posted in the " Conventions & Events " Category

  • Con Nooga: The Diamond in the Rough of Southeastern Conventions

    It’s no secret that I’ll travel pretty far for a good convention, and in the past couple of years I’ve certainly experienced my fair share of the big (MegaCon) and the small (MonsterCon), the single-genre (Ice & Fire Con) and the so-many-genres-I-don’t-know-what-to-do-with-myself (Dragon Con). But of course, the willingness to travel doesn’t make me any […]



  • Convention Lovers, Assemble!

    If you love attending conventions, we at The Geekiary want to know your opinions on why you choose the ones you do, what you enjoy about them, and more! This data could very well determine what our writers cover when we post convention recaps. Feel free to comment with more information if this survey doesn’t […]


  • SDCC Hotel Tips & FAQ: A Beginner’s Guide

    SDCC Hotel Tips & FAQ This series of articles is going to break things down into segments. Our first segment covered badges (2017 Update: We have a new guide here). This one will focus on SDCC hotel tips. We’ll follow this up with installments about off-site events and much, much more. If there’s a topic you’d […]


  • Interview: Taking a Bite out of The Bite Convention

    Do you love Teen Wolf? Do you love conventions? Do you love it when fans work together to create something amazing? If you’re answer to any or all of the above is ‘yes’, then you will love The Bite Convention, a fan operated convention scheduled for April 18-20, 2014 in Los Angeles. So far the […]


  • San Diego Comic Con 2014 Pre Registration IS HERE

    In our previous badge sale post we gave people tips on how things usually run and now we’ve got all the official details.  Before getting to nitty gritty I want to advise people that this is for Pre-registration ONLY.  In order to be eligible for this sale you must have attended Comic Con in 2013. […]


  • Welcome to Night Vale Live Show Experience

    A few days ago I found myself among the lucky fans of the Welcome to Night Vale podcast, who were presented with an opportunity to go to one of their live shows in Tempe, Arizona. Ah, the joy of finally being able to see many favorite cast members in person, the chance to hear a […]


  • Quinni-Con 2014: Who can say no to a FREE convention?

    As someone who enjoys going to conventions – particularly ones with smaller and therefore more intimate atmospheres – I’m always on the lookout for upcoming events. Quinni-Con caught my eye not only because it takes place in my home state of Connecticut (and on a beautiful college campus, at that), but because it’s also a […]


  • Comic Con San Diego Badge FAQ

    2017 Update: A lot has changed since 2014. Please see our updated SDCC Badge Guide. So you want to go to the world famous San Diego Comic Con this summer and you’re a little confused about where to to begin? When do badges go on sale, you ask?  What happens if you don’t get a […]


  • Comic Con Badges Just Got Harder to Get

    San Diego Comic Con International is often cited as the “biggest convention of it’s kind in the world.”  What started out as a small comic book convention in San Diego with a few hundred attendees has ballooned up into an event that attracts 130,000+ attendees every year.  It also attracts some of the biggest names […]