Philly Geek Awards 2016

By Philly Geek Awards (other events)

Sunday, October 16 2016 6:30 PM 9:30 PM

The Philly Geek Awards are an annual ceremony hosted by Geekadelphia, Generocity and at the Free Library of Philadelphia honoring geeks in the greater Philadelphia region.

From local game developers to comic book artists, social media marketers to the arts & culture community, the awards highlight a bit of everything.

What are the Philly Geek Awards?

The Philly Geek Awards are an awards ceremony honoring outstanding achievements in Philadelphia’s vibrant geek community. It was founded by Geekadelphia in 2011 and in 2016 and Generocity joined. This year’s awards will be taking place at the Free Library of Philadelphia. It’s a black tie, red carpet event.


When are ticket sales? Where do I buy them?

Mark your calendar, set an alarm, because ticket sales begin Friday, September 23 at 10:00 a.m. ET. You can purchase tickets at, processed through Ticketleap.

How much are tickets?

$40 per person.

What does that include?

Your ticket includes entrance to a sensational black-tie event, plus:

  • a 90-minute welcome reception from 6:30 p.m., with an open bar, and light snacks
  • access to the Free Library after hours, where you and your best-dressed friends can explore special exhibits created specifically for the awards.
  • opportunities to chat with scientists
  • pop in the photobooth with your bae(s)

Oh, and did we mention there’s, you know, an award show? That’s kind of a big deal too. (Even Philadelphia Magazine called it the Best Party of the Year!)


You must be over 21 to attend this event.

Refund Policy:
For events hosted by Technically Media, Technically Media will honor full refunds for orders canceled 30 days or more prior to the ticketed event. If cancelled 29 days or fewer before the event, the ticket can be transferred to another guest or applied as credit for a future Technically Media event. NO CREDITS OR REFUNDS will be given to cancellations made within 24 hours or less of the event.

Attendees are responsible for their own travel to and timely arrival at the event.