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2016 Geek Events 3/18 to 3/20


This is the biggest geek weekend of the year in Chicago. Get ready for some big events!

FRIDAY, 03/18/2016

Friday, March 18th

10:00 AM - 7:00 PM

McCormick Place 2301 S. Lake Shore Drive in Chicago, Illinois

Tickets: $40 ($30 Preshow)

The Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo – also known as C2E2 – is a comic book and pop culture convention spanning the latest and greatest from the world of comics, movies, television, toys, anime, manga and video games. From a Show Floor packed with hundreds of Exhibitors and Artist Alley members, to Panels, Autograph Sessions and screening rooms featuring sneak peeks at upcoming films and television shows, C2E2 gives Fans a chance to interact with their favorite Creators and Celebrities and delivers a weekend of pop culture and fandom in downtown Chicago.

Friday, March 18th 11:00pm - 4:00am

Metro Chicago 3730 N Clark Chicago, IL

Tickets: $25

Geeks Out is teaming up with All Geeks to throw an epic geek party combining live DJs, photo walls, cosplay runway, celebrity guests and a knock-down drag-out cosplay variety show! - See more at: http://geeksout.org/events/geeks-out-official-c2e2-after-party#sthash.M6zPOjw8.dpuf

NOTE: This event will feature a cosplay contest, with special guest judge Monica Gonzales of Geeks A Gogo!

March 18th, 8:00 PM

Uptown Underground - Moonshine Mainstage 4713 N Broadway Chicago, IL

Tickets from: $25

Acrobatica Infiniti Circus returns to Uptown Underground. After an incredible summer run, the Nerd Circus is back with “After Dark”, an intimate variety show that blends cosplay and jaw-dropping circus acrobatics. Showcasing new works and fan favorites each month, from silly to sensual: fire eating, trapeze, straps, juggling, hula hooping, aerial ring, comedy, acrobatics and more!

March 18th, 8:30 PM

1366 N Milwaukee Ave. Chicago

2 on 2 Cosplay BBoy/BGirl Battle (breakers must be in cosplay to battle) Winner of Battle gets a Cash Prize of $200!!

Judges: BRAVEMONK & KID JUNGLE

SATURDAY, 03/19/2016

Saturday, March 19th

10:00 AM - 7:00 PM

McCormick Place 2301 S. Lake Shore Drive in Chicago, Illinois

Tickets: $50 ($40 Preshow)

The Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo – also known as C2E2 – is a comic book and pop culture convention spanning the latest and greatest from the world of comics, movies, television, toys, anime, manga and video games. From a Show Floor packed with hundreds of Exhibitors and Artist Alley members, to Panels, Autograph Sessions and screening rooms featuring sneak peeks at upcoming films and television shows, C2E2 gives Fans a chance to interact with their favorite Creators and Celebrities and delivers a weekend of pop culture and fandom in downtown Chicago.

March 19th 6:00 PM - 1:00 AM

Reggies 2105 S State St, Chicago, Illinois 60616

We're back! Last year's Reading With Pictures fundraiser after C2E2 was one of our most successful events ever, helping us fund major initiatives like Comics Uniting Nations. So we've made this year even bigger and better by renting out the whole first floor at Reggies! Are you ready to ROCK for a good cause? 4 geektastic bands will be joining us to jam on Saturday night after the convention closes. We've got lots of great stuff lined up for the night!

SUNDAY, 03/20/2016

Sunday, March 20th

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

McCormick Place 2301 S. Lake Shore Drive in Chicago, Illinois

Tickets: $45 ($35 Preshow)

The Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo – also known as C2E2 – is a comic book and pop culture convention spanning the latest and greatest from the world of comics, movies, television, toys, anime, manga and video games. From a Show Floor packed with hundreds of Exhibitors and Artist Alley members, to Panels, Autograph Sessions and screening rooms featuring sneak peeks at upcoming films and television shows, C2E2 gives Fans a chance to interact with their favorite Creators and Celebrities and delivers a weekend of pop culture and fandom in downtown Chicago.

Stay tuned for more geek events happening in the midwest at our GEEK CALENDAR! :)


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