$27.50 – $145

Geeks of Color Expo 2020

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Crowne Plaza Austin

6121 North Interstate Highway 35

Austin, TX 78752

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The Geeks of Color Expo, or GCX, is Austin's newest three-day convention experience with an emphasis on creativity from Black and Brown people of geek culture! GCX is a one-of-a-kind expo in that our focus isn't solely on anime or Japanese pop culture. We highlight the more creative aspects that include gaming, digital and traditional art styles, music, entrepreneurship, and more!

Attendees can look forward to the following activities (in no particular order):

NexCrew Nerf Battles
Funky Friday Dance
Gaming Room
Special Film Screening (TBA)
Mini Idol Celebration
Artist Alley & Exhibit Space
Panels & Workshops
Dinner & Comedy Show (VIP Only)
Mini J-Fashion Show
Nerdcore Hip Hop Showcase

Our special guests include:

  • Kiba Walker - Voiceover artist

  • ManicMeeks - Gamer & Content Creator

  • Mama Miya Cosplay - Cosplayer and Seamstress

  • Tia Williams - Filmmaker & Writer

  • Alpha Riff - Musician, Singer, & Storyteller

  • Roxxy Haze - Comedian & Content Creator

  • Creative Mind Frame - Nerdcore Rapper & Ninja Warrior

Our VIP memberships include exclusive access to our Dinner & Comedy Show, a Sunday Brunch with guests, early entry into main events, reserved seating, bigger swag, and chances to win cool prizes at our Closing Ceremony giveaway!

Register now as spaces for each membership level are limited!


Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

No. Children ages 6 and under are FREE! Children ages 7 to 12 years must register under Kirby Kids.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Parking is free at the Crowne Plaza. You may also opt to use rideshare options such as Ride Austin or Lyft.

What can I bring into the event?

Bring family, friends, and cosplay! Cosplay props will need to be verified and tagged by our Security Team at check-in. This is a family-friendly event so please keep that in mind in regard to cosplays. If in doubt, just drop us a line!

Are you doing anything special for Valentine's Day?

Friday night is our Dinner & Comedy Show with Roxxy Haze as the headliner! Attendees who purchase VIP or VIP XL memberships (Single or 2-player) will be allowed entry into the event.

Will there be separate tickets/packages available for Valentine's Day only?

Tickets for the Dinner & Comedy Show will go on sale starting January 5th, 2020 until February 1st, 2020. Those tickets will be good for entry into the show only. You will not be able to enjoy other parts of the convention unless you have purchased a membership and wear your GCX badge or wristband. These will be available both online and onsite. Tickets purchased onsite will NOT be valid for the dinner portion of the show, so we encourage those who wish to enjoy the full experience to purchase their ticket prior to February 1st.

How much will the tickets be?

Prices will be released on January 1st.

How do I contact the organizer with any questions?

You can reach us at:
Facebook - Facebook.com/gcxaustin
Email - thenexcrewteam@gmail.com
Phone - 512-937-2561

I'm a vendor/artist. Why don't I see an option for me here?

Vendors can apply here.
Artists can apply here.


We do not offer refunds for memberships. If you cannot attend the expo after you’ve pre-registered, transferring your membership is allowed on a case-by-case basis. Your purchase is a membership badge, therefore, it is up to you to obtain your badge.

NOTE: We do not mail out badges at any time. All badges are to be picked up at the registration desk. Please be sure to bring your photo ID and/or confirmation email to ensure a speedy badge pick-up process.

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Crowne Plaza Austin

6121 North Interstate Highway 35

Austin, TX 78752

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