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Sun, Mar 10



Geek and Grub Market (Gaming Edition)

Come celebrate MARIO DAY at the first ever Gaming Edition of the Geek & Grub Market!

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Geek and Grub Market (Gaming Edition)
Geek and Grub Market (Gaming Edition)

Time & Location

Mar 10, 2024, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Raleigh, 820 Clay St, Raleigh, NC 27605, USA


About the event

Prepare to embark on a playful quest at the first ever GAMING EDITION of the Geek & Grub Market, in honor of MARIO DAY! Elevate your gaming saga with themed cosplay, enter realms of competitive fun, and enjoy life-size Inflatable Hungry, Hungry Hippos. Whether you're a board game strategist, RPG adventurer, or a connoisseur of classic video games, our array of Giant Games from Triangle Game Night and nostalgic Game Stations by Raleigh Retro Gamers will enchant you!

🌟 Command Center Check-In 🌟

Visit our Command Center for a special kids' treat and scoop on our thrilling, FREE digital treasure hunt. Satisfy your gamer's thirst with creative, themed mocktails at the Geek Tavern, then power up with scrumptious bites from a lineup of food trucks and stalls. Be sure to embark on a shopping quest among our array of geeky vendors, showcasing treasures galore!

📅 Game Zones Schedule 📅

Schedule: Stay tuned! We're curating a list of fantastical activities. Activity Signup: Report to Command Center 10 minutes prior to each gaming session.

🚀 Adventure Log 🚀

Tickets Required?

Absolutely not, it's free to join!

Parking Quest

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 12pm to 4pm) (📍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)

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

Fuel Stations

Food trucks, vendors, and non-alcoholic gamer-themed beverages at the Geek Tavern.

Lucky Draw

Make purchases to earn raffle tickets - draws at 1pm and 4pm. Must be there to claim victory!

Digital Treasure Hunt

Download our app, interact with vendors, complete quests, and win epic loot.

Interested in Being a Vendor?

Visit to sign up for the 2024 Geek and Grub Season.

Is the Realm Handicapped Accessible?

Absolutely, with pathways and accessible facilities for all adventurers.

🔍 Pre-Quest Briefing 🔍

Explore vendor profiles and the event map on our website.

🎉 Join us for a day of interactive gaming excitement and splendid geek culture! 🎉

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