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 […]

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 […]

Game of Thrones: The Musical Heading to SDCC

Calling all houses! Are you a Game of Thrones fan? Are you attending San Diego Comic Con? If so, we have the best of both worlds for you! Introducing Game of Thrones: The Musical! Cause if the Red Wedding didn’t get your blood pumping, this will! Game of Thrones: The Musical GoT The Musical is […]

May the Force of July Be With You

In a galaxy far, far away there was a Force of July Boat Party! This past weekend in San Diego was a Star Wars party like none other I’ve ever attended. The Force of July party was held by LoveLife on a Hornblower boat which took us around the San Diego bay. Starting around sunset […]

Stranger Things are Afoot at Novacon

This year introduced nerds to a wide range of first-time events. Washington, D.C. nerds will be treated to BlerDCon in June and Novacon in July. While BlerDCon is a celebration of diversity among geeks, Novacon brings the star power. In the D.C. area in July? Here’s what’s in store for you. Novacon Guests Headlining the […]

Otherworlds – A Steampunk Paradise in Seattle

Shout out to the Nerd Out friends and family in the Seattle area. Are you familiar with a very special pocket dimension disguised as a retail store? That Steampunk paradise is the one and only Otherworlds. Located in Edmonds, WA, Otherworlds is a book store/tea party/gaming and music haven. Craving some Victorian Steampunk, futuristic science, or […]

Awesomecon Has Everything

Wizard World. Comic Con. You’ve heard the names and many of our Nerd Out family has been to some of these marquis events. Over the past five years, another event has had its sights on being one of the largest and most coveted. That event is Awesomecon. Set in Washington, DC, Awesomecon has hosted some […]

Balticon: Where Time Blinks By

Memorial Day means a lot of things to people. Obviously, first and foremost, it is to remember those who have fallen in service to our country. That never should go forgotten in the midst of special events, cookouts, and friendly get-togethers. Alongside that, for those of us in the Washington D.C.-Baltimore area, we know the […]

Everything Shiny from Whedon Con

So as much as I’m sure they would love to, Nick and Michelle just can’t seem to make it to every con around. (What! Not every single one?!) Which means this last weekend I got the awesome chance to help the Nerd Out crew and check out Whedon Con in their place.  Now, you might […]

The Best Cosplay at Sherlocked USA

The LAX Marriott hosted the first ever Sherlocked USA convention on May 26th-28th, 2017. The convention revolved around…you guessed it, BBC Sherlock! Which of course included cosplay! The convention, which first premiered in the United Kingdom, featured guests Andrew Scott, Mark Gatiss, Una Stubbs, Timothy Carlton, Alistair Petrie, Louis Moffat, Steven Moffat, Sue Vertue, Wanda Ventham, […]