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About SneakerFreaks

Sneaker Freaks  is a semi-annual sneaker event, taking place twice a year. Sneaker Freaks was started by a group of sneaker collectors and connoisseurs from around Columbus, Ohio. As a collective, the group has traveled around the nation to various sneaker summits and events for their love of the culture. Sneaker enthusiast come to buy, sell and trade items, provide education about incidents of sneaker violence and to become a premier event for the Midwest region. Sneaker Freaks is the first and original annual sneaker platform in the Capital City.


With the 2013 launch of Sneaker Freaks Columbus, more than 1,300 Nationally collectors graced The Sheraton Columbus at Capitol Square for one of the most anticipated Sneaker Expo debuts in Ohio. Sneaker Freaks Columbus - A premier sneaker summit, where attendees can buy, sell and trade sneakers. Furthermore dedicated their position in the community to help bring awareness to youth violence. Sneaker Freaks Columbus’ 2014 summit was held on September 14, 2014 at The Ohio Expo Center- Rhodes Center, which included over 100 vendor tables and 1,300 attendees. The most recent 2018 and May 2019 events were able to draw 2,000+ attendees and 200+ vendors.

As entrepreneurs and leaders in Columbus, creators of Sneaker Freaks Columbus play a particularly vital role in the community. 

In honor of our creator Jermaine Jenkins, owner of Jwork Limited, US Army Veteran & Purple heart recipient Sneaker Freaks is a proud supporter of Wounded Warrior Project. 



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For more info: IG & Twitter - @SneakerFreaksCo


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