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GeekFest sneak preview on Saturday, June 3 at Mayborn Science Theater

Special to the HHES

Central Texas College and the Mayborn Science Theater will host a free sneak preview of GeekFest 2017 on Saturday, June 3. Fans of the popular event, which celebrates all things gaming, anime, science fiction, can get a taste of what’s to come during GeekFest, scheduled for August 11-13.

The free event will be held in the Mayborn Science Theater from 7-10 p.m. It includes an epically Geeky podcast LIVE and family-friendly cosplay. Guests can also get a preview of the anime room, play laser asteroids in the planetarium dome and enjoy retro gaming. For Doctor Who fans, Texas TARDIS will be on hand and an abridged group for Dragon Ball Z and Dungeons and Dragons for kids will also be a part of the sneak preview event. Attendees are encouraged to dress up in their “nerdy,” anime, science fiction, super hero or other costume befitting GeekFest.

GeekFest goers can get discounts on wristband purchases during the preview. And anyone wishing to be a presenter or a vendor during GeekFest can also sign up. More information is available online at or at facebook/ctcgeekfest.


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