Alston Stephanus with a Vintage Twist on Nerding Out

Nerding Out with Alston Stephanus Comic-Con International 2014 in San Diego marked my very first cosplay experience. As an accessories designer and a big nerd, dressing up for Cons came very natural. It was not long until I began #NerdingOut as a way of expressing my interests in my everyday style. About seven years ago […]

5 Events You Need to Attend This Halloween Season

It’s now officially October and the witching season has begun! We’ve got the best Halloween events that you need to attend this spooky season right here! Now go out, scare some spooks, watch out for the full moon, and don’t get eaten by any vampires! 1. Washington DC – Pub Dread – A Halloween Themed Pop-Up […]

Bring Nerding Out Into Your Everyday Style

#NerdingOut is a stylized way to bring nerdiness into your everyday life. On a personal level, it’s also much easier and enjoyable. I’ve tried cosplay in the past, and I didn’t feel comfortable in it. Other than my most recent cosplay, Lara Croft, I’ve always felt like a fake in cosplay. (not sure why Lara […]

Happy 2nd Birthday Nerd Out!

Two years ago, Nerd Out became available in app stores. Two years and about 5 months ago I first came up with the idea of an event calendar for nerds. For those of you who haven’t heard our origin story. It all sparked when I had trouble finding events as they were scattered across different […]

Cheers to SDCC at Heroes Brew Fest

Have no fear, beer is here! Grab a beer and give a cheer to San Diego Comic Con at this years Heroes Brew Fest. I can’t think of a better way to unwind after waiting in lines and sitting in panels all day than to grab a beer, listen to Kristian Nairn (Hodor) DJ, and […]

Game Masters: The Exhibition – Gamer Fun for SDCC

If you’re looking for a cool event that gets you away from the craziness of San Diego Comic Con, then look no further. From now through January, Fleet Science Center is featuring their newest and nerdiest exhibit yet – Game Masters: The Exhibition. Featuring awesome games, events, and more, this is something to visit more […]

Pirate Con Invades Downtown During SDCC

The pirates are coming! If you’re looking for the chance to party like a pirate, then do we have the event for you. This year for San Diego Comic Con, the Maritime Museum of San Diego is hosting their very own Pirate Con. Pirate Con 2017 The Maritime Museum of San Diego is hosting a […]

From England to Hollywood: Filmmaker Oliver Ridge

Here at the Nerd Out, we love to celebrate the fact that we’re all geeks and nerds. We have our fandoms. We love movies, and comics, and sci-fi, and cosplay. Sometimes, we love to share new things with our fellow nerds, hoping they’ll enjoy the things we already love. As part of that effort, we’ll […]