• Sat

    Nerd Camp Night Out!

    5pm Red Castle Games 6406 SE Foster Rd. Portland, OR 97206

    Get ready for a family-friendly NERD CAMP! Kids programming will run 5:30-7:30, and will include:

    * A magic show by Mathias: The Charming Cardist!
    * An introduction to all the fantastic superheroes from marginalized cultures, presented by Books with Pictures!
    * Small group discussions about superheroes and bullying
    * A concert by MEGATHRUSTER!!!!!

    Kids must be accompanied by an adult – please don’t buy tickets for your kids if adult tickets are sold out!

    We’ll kick over to the 21+ portion of the evening at 8:00, starting with Speed Friending, then on to tabletop gaming and small group discussions about all kinds of ways we as geeks can improve our lives and our community. Schedule to be posted soon!

    All proceeds from the event will benefit SnowCap Community Charities, which has been providing food and advocacy for our neighbors in need in East Multnomah County for almost 50 years. We’ll also gratefully accept non-perishable food donations, as well as new or gently-used clothing, and hygiene supplies (especially feminine hygiene products).

    Thanks to Red Castle for hosting the event and providing the games library. Please be sure to check out their wide selection of games for purchase

  • Sun

    Nerd Music & Comedy Night

    7pm The Siren Theater 315 NW Davis St. Portland, Oregon 97209

    With Molly Lewis, Joseph Scrimshaw, Lucia Fasan, and Allie Goertz
    $10 adv/$15 door, doors 6:30pm

  • Sat

    Corvallis Geek Olympathon

    5:00 Elks Lodge 1400 Northwest 9th Street Corvallis, OR 97330

    The Corvallis Geek Olympathon is a series of geek-themed challeges that will take place across Corvallis. Check-in at the Elks Lodge for instructions and a map of the event locations. Teams will have four hours, from 1-5 PM, to complete as many challenges as possible. At six, teams will return to the Elks Lodge for a final trivia game and the awards ceremony.

    We will be rocking the Elks Lodge at 5pm!

  • Sat

    Piefight//Megathruster//Dr. Something//Lucia Fasano//John Value


    Kelly's Olympian
    426 SW Washington St, Portland, Oregon 97204

    A rad show with rad bands at a rad place. 

    5 bucks! See you there!

  • Thu

    SNOCAP Community Picnic


    Gresham Arts Plaza 488 NE 3rd St, Gresham, OR 97030.

    SnowCap Community Charities is celebrating 50 years of serving our neighbors in need in east Multnomah County with a picnic open to the public! 

    The picnic will begin at 4:00 PM, and food carts (Gourmet on the go mobile kitchen, Up ‘N Smoke BBQ Pit, and The Mobile Scoop Shop) and a beer garden by Gateway Brewing will be available on site. Attendees are also welcome to bring their own food and non-alcoholic beverages. The first 200 attendees will receive a free door prize!

    Activities will include a kids’ arts and crafts table, a pop-up library by Multnomah County Library, tabletop gaming hosted by Red Castle Games, magic by Mathias: The Charming Cardist, a three-legged race, and more. Confirmed entertainment includes nerd band Megathruster, and more acts will be announced as they are added to the roster.

  • Sat

    Lee Sobel Presents:

    7pm The Tardis Room 1218 N. Killingsworth St. Portland, OR.

    8pm Philophobia + 9pm The Weird Kids + 10pm Small Field + 11pm Caws Pobi + 12am Megathruster

  • Thu

    Wands at the Ready Album Release!


    Double Aught Ranch

    22842 S Hwy 99 E, Canby, OR 97013

    Our new album is here and we are celebrating by rocking Canby to its foundation!

    With special guests M.A.R.C. & the Horsejerks from Salem!

    3 bucks at the door. Show starts at 7:30.


  • Fri

    Orycon 39


    Red Lion Hotel – Jantzen Beach
    909 North Hayden Island Drive
    Portland, OR 97217

    OryCon is Oregon’s premier, fan run, annual science fiction/fantasy convention held in Portland since 1979.  We are back again this year to rock the con!