Poster Series Research and Content

Name of Arts Festival: Geek Fest

Event 1: Books n’ Biscotti

Description: Attention book lovers: thanks to the donations of Boston Public Library, we will be hosting a used book sale at the South End, featuring novels by Jane Austen, Charles Dickens, F. Scott Fitzgerald, and Stephen King. There will be freshly made biscotti provided by Mike’s Pastries, a local favorite. Treat yourself to good reads and good eats!

Date, time, location: Sunday, August 6th 2017, 10am-5pm, 450 Harrison Avenue, Boston, MA 02118

Ticket info: No ticketing

Event 2: Tech Talk

Description: For one day only, the Museum of Science will be hosting a showcase of 150 different of the newest technological innovations, from solar powered phone chargers to autonomous suitcases. Whether you’d like to get the update on the latest technologies or learn about the science underlying these modern innovations, stop by to hear these creators talk about their inventions.

Data, time, location: Friday, August 4th 2017, 10am-8pm, Museum of Science, Boston

Ticket info: $10 per person (purchased online or at the door), free for children 8 and under

Event 2: Movie Mania

Description: Interested in a movie marathon with friends and family? Bring your blankets and lawn chairs to Boston Common for a back-to-back showing of the Shrek movie Series in 3D, including Shrek (2001), Shrek 2 (2004), Shrek the Third (2007), and Shrek Forever After (2010). Don’t miss out on a night of laughs and giggles!

Data, time, location: Saturday, August 5th 2017, 5pm-11pm, Boston Common

Ticket info: No ticketing