Welcome to the official home of The Charlotte Geeks!

You may roam freely about the site at your own discretion but here’s some cool places to start.



June 12, 2024
Today's spotlight is on an artisan who is new to the Geekery Market, Tabitha's Trinkets and Treasures. Chelley Watkins-Kennedy is a lifelong multimedia artist who discovered her love of resin within the past few years. She artistically creates unique tabletop gaming and enchanting accessories such as runes and other witchy goodness that defy conventional norms. In addition to Chelley's current collection she offers custom-tailored commissions for Daggers and Runes.
June 10, 2024
Today we welcome back to The Geekery Market Space Wizard Science Fantasy, an indie publisher focusing primarily on queer and BIPOC writers and stories. They pride themselves on making sure authors get great exposure and marketing for their books. They are headed by William Tracy, an NC native and a lifelong fan of science fiction and fantasy. He has also trained in Wado-Ryu karate since 2003 and runs his own dojo in Raleigh NC. He is an avid video and board gamer, a beekeeper, a reader, and of course, a writer.
June 5, 2024
Our spotlight today illuminates local author and publisher, Jason Roach of Gold Dust Publishing. The mission of Gold Dust Publishing is to provide an avenue and safe place for LGBTQIA+ authors to share their artistic talents through fiction or non-fiction writings with the world. Their non-fiction side works to help preserve our LGBTQIA+ history in a world where books are constantly being banned. Their fiction side of the company provides entertaining tales for all ages featuring LGBTQIA+ characters or written by LGBTQIA+ authors.


June 1, 2024
Space Wizard Science Fantasy announced their 2024 crowdfunding campaign – and they need your help! This year’s campaign includes the launch of 12 new books and 2 TTRPG’s! Led by William C. Tracy, Space Wizard Science Fantasy is an independent publishing house focused on telling great science fiction and fantasy [...]
January 7, 2024
Darin Kennedy, Patrick Dugan, and John Hartness have combined forces (like a transformer) to create one great kickstarter to kick off the new year.  Their new kickstarter is currently live through February 1st and if funded, will produce 5 new books in 3 new fantasy series.  We here at the [...]
November 2, 2023
We are delighted to announce that the Savor Concession Stand located at this year’s Geekery Market venue. They have really gotten into the spirit of things, and even renamed some of their offerings to be more Geeky. Also of note, the first 100 orders of the Unicorn Blood drink will [...]


June 3, 2024
Guardians of the Geekery, the official podcast of The Charlotte Geeks, is excited to announce that we have joined the Outworld Fleet Radio family of shows! As of today, Monday, June 3rd 2024, listeners will be able to hear our episodes on Mondays and Wednesdays at 12pm EST, 4pm EST [...]
May 21, 2024
Valentine Wolfe launched their latest kickstarter today, and at the time of this article (7:30pm) they are almost halfway to their goal! Let’s help them get to the finish line! Their new project will feature songs inspired by Edgar Allan Poe and Dracula. In addition, they hope to add something [...]
January 7, 2024
Break out your dancing shoes and join in at Charlotte’s premiere dark dance, goth, industrial night featuring DJ Spider and guests. The January 20th show is already sold out, and tickets for the February show will go on sale after that – so make sure to check back! DJ Spider [...]