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Sat, May 04


Bordon Building and Fred Fletcher Park

Geek and Grub Market (May the 4th Be With You Edition)

๐ŸŒŒ Intergalactic Fest: Geek and Grub Market โ€“ May the Fourth Edition! ๐ŸŒŒ

Geek and Grub Market (May the 4th Be With You Edition)
Geek and Grub Market (May the 4th Be With You Edition)

Time & Location

May 04, 2024, 6:00 PM โ€“ 10:00 PM

Bordon Building and Fred Fletcher Park, 820 Clay St, Raleigh, NC 27605, USA


About the event

🚀 Journey to the Stars in Downtown Raleigh! 🚀

Embark on a cosmic adventure at the Galactic Grub Market's special May the Fourth edition! Suit up in your most stellar space-themed costumes, channeling the spirit of legendary space warriors and interstellar explorers. Dive into an array of universal-themed competitions and activities.

🌟 Command Center (Our HQ Booth) 🌟

Young space cadets can snag a free celestial treat, while all explorers can discover our thrilling, FREE space scavenger hunt. If your journey through the stars leaves you parched, refresh at our Geek Tavern with a selection of galaxy-inspired, non-alcoholic beverages.

🍔 Space Cantina (Food Trucks & Vendors) 🍔

Refuel with out-of-this-world bites from our cosmic food trucks and vendors. Then, explore the galaxy of goods and unique items our interstellar merchants have brought for your perusal!

📅 Celestial Event Schedule 📅

Keep your eyes on the stars for upcoming updates! To join an activity, report to the Command Center (HQ desk) 10 minutes before launch.

  • 6:30pm: Young Cadets' Moon Egg Toss
  • 7:00pm: Raffle Draw #1
  • 8:00pm: Adults' Galactic Blaster Challenge
  • 9:30pm: Spectacular Space Saber Performance by Sword Circle
  • 10:00pm: Raffle Draw #2

🛸 Galactic FAQs: Your Guide Through the Cosmosย 

Need a Launch Pass? No pass required for this stellar journey.

Event Location? Fred Fletcher Park, 820 Clay Street, Downtown Raleigh.

Spacecraft Parking? We're excited to announce that we now have a FREE SHUTTLE AND ADDITIONAL PARKING! Here's your parking options below:

Option 1: Park in Washington Street Parking Lot or along Washington Street (📍Washington Street Parking Lot GPS Pin)

Option 2: Satellite Parking Lot and Shuttle Stop (Shuttle Runs from 6pm to 10pm) (📍Shuttle Stop & Additional Parking GPS Pin)

Option 3: Parking Lot in Downtown (6 Minute Walk to Shuttle Stop) (📍Overflow Parking Lot GPS Pin)

HANDICAPPED PARKING > Clay Street Parking Lot (📍Handicapped Parking GPS Pin)

Cantina Offerings? A variety of intergalactic food vendors and trucks, plus our Geek Tavern with special galaxy-themed mocktails (alcohol-free zone).

Raffle Mechanics? Receive a pair of raffle tickets with each vendor transaction. Submit at the Command Center for a chance to win cosmic prizes at 7pm and 10pm. Presence required for victory.

Space Scavenger Hunt? A family-friendly mission through the market. Download our app on arrival and navigate through vendor booths for fun challenges. Complete the hunt for a chance to spin the prize wheel!

Enlist as a Merchant? Apply for the 2024 season on our website.

Gear up for a day where the love of all things cosmic and delicious treats collide under the starlit sky! Let the galactic celebrations begin!

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