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Meeker Street Nerd Party

February 26 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free

Release your inner nerd! Nerds are smart, creative and unique individuals. Downtown Kent has a number of cool nerd businesses that embrace this unique culture and are not afraid to show it.

For the Meeker Street Nerd Party, small businesses on West Meeker in downtown Kent will host local makers, artists, and authors who specialize in nerd culture, science fiction, fantasy, horror, books, games, toys, and more. 

Retro Emporium😕Vintage to modern Pop Culture shop specializing in vintage ’80s/’90s collectibles and retro-themed goods. 

Pager Turner Books: Nerd culture store offering sci-fi, fantasy, mystery, movies, video games, comics, and more. 

Big Wu Fitnesswill be hosting Sea LUG, a?Seattle based group of Lego brick enthusiasts. The Lego creations are large and elaborate, often taking hundreds of hours to create, and will be on display at this location 

Sweet Themes Bakeryfeaturing sweet nerd-themed treats and hosting Cosplay costume contest 

Cosplay Contest: Grand prize $100Dress up as your favorite character, enter contest at Sweet Themes Bakery.

Pied Piper Pub Trivia and special Nerd drink specials 

NOTE:  Proof of vaccination/negative Covid test required 

Featured artists will include: 

Justin Olson?– aka JBoom – sketch artist, art animation 
Andy LeRoy?– sci-fi, toys and comic art
Bruno Pags – fantasy, vampire, werewolves’ art
PTB Comics & Manga will be hosting a Dungeons & Dragons panel with guests from the early days of TSR  

This is a FREE event, but RSVP is requested; please visit downtownkentwa.com to register.? 

 Covid Requirements: All attendees must always wear masks and follow the Washington state covid guidelines. 

 This event is brought to you by the Kent Downtown Partnership, a 501c3 non-profit organization, Page Turner Books & Retro Emporium Kent. 

 

 

Details

Date:
February 26
Time:
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Venue

WA

Organizer

Kent Downtown Partnership
Phone:
253-813-6976
Email:
BarbaraS@kentdowntown.org
Website:
http://downtownkentwa.com