Geek Media Expo | November 1-3, 2013

My Events at GMX This Weekend!

This upcoming weekend – November 1-3, 2013 – is the Geek Media Expo! Coming to Franklin, TN, just outside Nashville, GMX is a celebration of pop culture, covering such diverse categories as art, animation, comics, sci-fi, horror, fantasy, tabletop gaming, costuming and props, video gaming, science and technology, Internet culture, genre literature, alternative histories, and more. It’s…

Up Next, MTAC in Nashville, TN!

I almost actually forgot about this. This upcoming weekend – March 29-31, 2013 – is the Middle Tennessee Anime Convention in Nashville, TN. Working with the con is consuming most of my time this week (as well as the past few), so I apologize for the lackluster post. I do, however, highly encourage anyone in…

Back from GMX Vol. 4

It’s now a month since Geek Media Expo’s latest GMX Vol. 4 hit the Middle Tennessee area. On October 26-28, 2012, we overran the Cool Springs Conference Center and Franklin Marriott Hotel with almost 2,000 pop culture and tech enthusiasts. It always feels weird to write a retrospective for the cons I work for –…

A Belated Look Back at GMXv3

I’ve been having some serious writer’s block about saying anything about this latest Geek Media Expo (GMX vol 3 – October 21-23 in Nashville, TN). So instead of  a usual report, I decided to do a point-by-point with some photos. This year was held at the Millennium Maxwell House Hotel, which was a bit of…

Back from Tennessee Renaissance Festival 2010

Every summer season in Tennessee is ushered in with a trip down to Arrlington for the Tennessee Renaissance Festival, which occurs every weekend in May (ok, not technically summer yet, but deal with it). This 25th anniversary of the festival continues to take visitors into the centuries-old world of merriment.

Back from Con Nooga 2010

A couple of weeks late, but better now than never. Con Nooga is a small multi-fandom convention in Chattanooga, Tennessee. It celebrated it’s third year on February 19-21. I’ve actually been to every Con Nooga up until this point, not something I can say about many other cons.