Geek'd Con returns to The Shreveport Convention Center August 18th-20th, and the anticipation is growing.

The event drew over 15,000 people out over a 3-day weekend in 2016, growing from the fist year that saw over 10,000 fans come out. This year the event has already announced guests including legendary voice actor Billy West (voice of Ren & Stimpy, Nickelodeon's Doug, Professor Fransworth, Zoidberg, and Philip J. Fry from Futurama, along with many more) and two of the voices from the video game series Five Nights At Freddy's (Kellen Goff and Andy Field).

Earlier today, it was announced on the Geek'd Con Facebook page that Vendor and Crafter (artist, authors, creators of craft goods) Applications that are being taken now. Last year over 100 vendor spaces were set up inside the Shreveport Convention Center for the event, and this year the aim is for 150 spaces.

This is a great opportunity for any person or business to get their brand in front of THOUSANDS of the most passionate fans you can find in our region. With the level of celebrity guest already announced, and knowing more is on the way, vendor space may move fast.


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