GGB Philly – Harry Potter’s Potions and Magical Studies

Geek Girl Brunch Philadelphia brunchettes (aka students) headed back to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry for their third year! This year’s theme was “Hogwarts’s Potions & Magical Studies.” Students were given house colored folders which contained their official Hogwarts class schedule and told to proceed to their first class (aka their assigned table). The…

GGB Philly Heads to the Quidditch World Cup for Septembers Brunch!

Back by popular demand, the brunchettes of Geek Girl Brunch’s Philly chapter headed to Hogwarts for the 2nd annual Harry Potter-themed event, Quidditch World Cup Brunch at The Victoria Freehouse in the Old City neighborhood of Philadelphia. The authentic British pub was extremely welcoming and even decorated for the occasion, giving off all of the Hogsmeade…

GGB Philly Celebrates the Bad Guys at August’s Villains Brunch

Although this summer’s blockbuster movie, Suicide Squad, may have gotten mixed reviews, we all know that sometimes it’s way more fun to cheer on the bad guys. In August, GGB Philly celebrated our brunchettes’ favorite villains, whether from the DC Universe or some other fandom entirely, and we reveled in the rare opportunity to embrace…

GGB Philly Goes “Beyond” at July’s Star Trek Brunch

When we asked the ladies of GGB Philly what themes they were excited to see next, Star Trek was one of the most highly requested, and that’s no surprise! With this summer’s blockbuster, Star Trek: Beyond, we just knew our brunchettes would be even more excited to throw on their red, yellow or blue and…

GGB Philly celebrates one year together with BYO(Fandom) Brunch!

We’re excited to say we had a fantastic turnout at June’s BYO(Fandom) Brunch to celebrate our first year since launching the Philly chapter. For this month’s event, we held an open-invitation picnic in Philadelphia’s Fairmount Park, one of the largest parks within city limits in the world. Brunchettes came representing their favorite fandoms (BYO(Fandom) was created…

GGB Philly Celebrates Favorite Rivalries

Rivalries: we all have them! It’s no coincidence that the GGB Philly chapter decided to celebrate rivalries in the wake of the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s latest blockbuster, “Civil War” during May’s brunch. But instead of focusing specifically on the Team Cap vs. Team Iron Man saga (one of our favorite rivalries to discuss!), we expanded…