HorrorHound Weekend kicks off in Indianapolis on August 24 and runs through August 26. If you want to attend only one day, you can! Single day passes are available on June 1.
“For me, horror movies are a real escape.” – Lena Headey
Be Prepared to Be Scared
HorrorHound Weekend kicks off in Indianapolis on Aug. 24 and runs through Aug. 26. This year’s venue will be the JW Marriott located on 10 S. West Street in the heart of the city.
While most people purchase a pass for the entire weekend, others might only want to go on a specific day to see their favorite celebrity. Single day passes will be available starting on June 1.
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This particular con has one of the best and most eclectic guest lists around. Where else can you find heavy hitters in the horror genre assembled in one place like Lance Henriksen, Robert Englund, Peter Weller and Bruce Campbell?
Lori Petty, Shannen Doherty and Lisa Loring will also be in attendance. For those of you who loved the Karate Kid and are totally digging Cobra Kai guess what? You can meet William Zabka and Martin Cove! WWE legend Diamond Dallas Page will be present as well.
If you’re a fan of Urban Legend and Twin Peaks, HorrorHound just recently announced Alicia Witt has been added to the roster! Q & A panels will be taking place; however, no one has been announced as of yet so keep checking the schedule.
Fun for the Family
There are also plenty of extracurricular activities going on like the After-Hours Event on Friday as well as Scareoke. Saturday will have a kids costume contest followed by the Night Terrors Costume Ball contest and event!
You can also catch the latest flicks in the genre at the HorrorHound Weekend Film Fest. This particular HHW con marks the 10th Anniversary of Mask Fest so be prepared to see some wonderfully frightening craftsmanship.
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