From Saturday, 13 May 2017 to Sunday, 14 May 2017
Saturday, 13 May: 10h00 to 21h00
Sunday, 14 May: 10h00 to 17h00
Venue: Outdoor Events Area
One Day Pass - R100
Two Day Pass - R150
VIP - R800
Geeklympics - R380
Tickets purchased on the day:
Children under 12 have free entrance except for the VIP and Geeklympics.
GeekFest is coming to Montecasino!
Brought to you by geeks, for geeks, GeekFest caters to a multitude of alternative lifestyles and embraces all that is technological, mechanical, mystical and magical. Inspired by a multitude of very popular comic and pop culture events and conventions held in the United States and Europe, GeekFest South Africa is proud to host this annual festival.
The Dark Carnival who are the organisers of the 5th annual GeekFest in Johannesburg, invite everyone to embrace their inner geek. In our technologically forward society, geek culture is rapidly becoming a way of life for people of all ages. Whether you’re a gamer, a cosplayer, into gadgets and technology or like to read and watch series, GeekFest has something to excite you.
What You Can See:
- Robo Wars Tournament (with amazing prizes to be won)
- LARP (live action role playing) demos
- Medieval Fight Club
- Massive geek themed market….. and so much more
What You Can Do:
- Participate in the Geeklympics!
- Fight a Knight with the Medieval Fight Club
- Shoot arrows with troll bow project
- Chill in our huge gaming tent
- Participate in all manner of board games
- Test your brainpower with the Geek Quiz
- Dress up and enter the cosplay competitions (awesome prizes to be won!) ….and this is only the beginning!
Take a rest after browsing our stalls and kick back in the chill zone. Craft beer, refreshments and an assortment of awesome food will be available.