This Weekend’s Geek Activities:


In the United States: 

Texas Frightmare Weekend Irving, TXLexiCon Lexington, KY
EerieCon Grand Island, NYPenguicon Pontiac, MI
Gaslight Gathering San Diego, CABelleCON Jacksonville, FL
StarFest Denver, CONational Haunters Convention Oaks, PA
DemiCon Des Moines, IANauticon Provincetown, MA


Around the World: 

Congrès Boréal Quebec City, QC, CanadaSVScon Herning, Denmark
Aethercircus Stade, Germany


In Theaters: Everyone’s favorite webslinger is back in theaters in The Amazing Spider-Man 2.


Bonus Events: The University of Maryland’s Gamer Symphony Orchestra has a concert on Saturday, May 3rd at the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center in Dekelboum Hall. It’s at 2 p.m. You should check it out.

May 3rd is also Free Comic Book Day! Go celebrate the awesomeness of comics and pick up a few good books while you’re at it.

May 4th is, of course, Star Wars Day. It’s a good excuse to celebrate the iconic franchise while letting your geek flag fly.


As usual, please check out the website of the event you’re interested in for further details.