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OTTAWA GEEK MARKET JOINS FORCES WITH UNIVERSITY RESEARCHERS

New research project explores booming fandom event sector Ottawa – March 19, 2018. The Ottawa Geek Market and the Toronto Comic Arts Festival (TCAF) have teamed up with researchers from Carleton University, Ryerson University, and the University of Calgary...

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Workmanship Costume Contest

Cosplayers get your costumes ready cause we're running a fun new style of costume contest at our spring event and it'll be taking place all weekend long! For the first time ever, we'll be running what's known as a "workmanship competition" where contestants will be...

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Video Gaming

It wouldn't be a Geek Market without an awesome video gaming section now would it?! We're very happy to be welcoming our friends from Extra Life who'll be running our video gaming area and they've got some cool gaming planned for you! Open Gaming They'll be hosting a...

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Announcing our next scholarship competition

Cosplayers and artists rejoice! We're running an accessory and jewellery-making competition where the finalists get free passes to our October event AND are are eligible to win a $1,000 scholarship. Applications open on September 1st! Check out our scholarship...

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Our charitable giving

Have you ever wondered what we do with the money we raise at our events? Since we often get questions about this, we thought it'd be helpful to create a whole webpage devoted to information about our charitable giving. It's important to us to be transparent and show...

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Congrats to our writing scholarship winners!

We're pleased to announce that the following participants won $1,000 writing scholarships! Science-fiction: Agnes Cadieux ("Mikey") Horror: Adriana Wiszniewska (“Salvation“) Fantasy: Jennifer Desmarais (“The Painting“) Thanks to everyone who participated this event....

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Cosplay Panels and Workshops List

We're very pleased to announce that our list of cosplay-themed panels and workshops is now posted to our website! While we still have a couple more to add, we thought you'd like to see what we already have in store for you. The official schedule will be posted at the...

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New Cosplay Zone

We’re very excited to announce that we’re going to have a whole new section at the Geek Market devoted entirely to cosplay! The section will host some awesome cosplay guests and feature a rest area, cosplay repair station, panel and workshops, and green screen photo...

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Now accepting writing scholarship applications

Writers! The application process for our short story writing scholarship competition is now open! We are accepting short stories in science-fiction, fantasy, and horror and the winner of each category will be awarded a $1,000 scholarship at our April event. Please see...

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