Author: Geek Girl Brunch Philadelphia

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

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 

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

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 

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

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 

GGB Philly Celebrates Favorite Rivalries

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 

GGB Philly “Rings” in Spring!

GGB Philly “Rings” in Spring!

Spring was as eventful as ever for the Philadelphia chapter of Geek Girl Brunch! In March, we celebrated all things across the pond with our British Invasion brunch! More than 25 brunchettes joined us at the aptly named Moriarty’s restaurant in Center City where we 

GGB Philly’s August Nintendo Brunch

GGB Philly’s August Nintendo Brunch

On August 16th, GGB Philly decided to get a little 8-bit at Nintendo Brunch. For our third gathering of pancakes and geekery, we returned to the lovely and accommodating City Tap House U City–bringing 20 brunchettes with us! Each place setting was garnished with gorgeous, custom Nintendo brunch pins 

GGB Philly’s July Captain America Brunch/We Aren’t at SDCC Pity Party!

GGB Philly’s July Captain America Brunch/We Aren’t at SDCC Pity Party!

On July 11th, GGB Philly had its sophomore brunch at Jerry’s Bar: with about twice the number of brunchettes from our first brunch! The staff at Jerry’s was absolutely fantastic to us: the restaurant is a relatively small space, and they let us have the entire 

GGB Philly launches with a Jurassic Brunch!

GGB Philly launches with a Jurassic Brunch!

Hi Brunchettes! On Saturday, June 20th, the Philadelphia chapter of Geek Girl Brunch launched with a Jurassic World-themed brunch at City Tap House U City. The restaurant was excited to have us and accommodated our every need–including letting us in early to set up some decorations! 

GGB Reviews: THE GIRL AT MIDNIGHT by Melissa Grey

GGB Reviews: THE GIRL AT MIDNIGHT by Melissa Grey

Disclaimer: I like birds and I love dragons, so when I heard there was a book where the two were at war, my hands immediately curled into grabby-hands position. I’ve been excited to read this book since its cover was revealed—even more so since I