Kilgore Geekend is a celebration of fandoms, pop culture, and arts. Equal parts comic convention and street fair, Geekend is a family-friendly fun fest, with celebrity guests, cosplay, activities, unique and fun vendors, demonstrations, presentations, discussion panels, and dance, music, and art performances, plus anything else cool that may come along! Kilgire Geekend proudly supports Heroic Inner Kids ETX, a 501(c)3 charitable organization serving East Texas children
This year Geekend will be held Saturday, May 11 (10am-6pm) and Sunday, May 12 (12-5pm) at the Texas Broadcast Museum in downtown Kilgore. Admission to the Museum included with Geekend ticket purchase. Outdoor event is free to attend; indoor event ticket is $5/adult (age 13+) and $3/child (ages 6-12) for one day and $8/adult and $5/child for two days; children 5 and under are free. Mothers attend for free on Sunday May 12.
For vending info or to inquire about performing/presenting, please contact Melissa at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The official hotel of Geekend is the Comfort Suites of Kilgore, offering an over 20% discount (just mention Geekend when booking--call 903-984-2385).