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Thursday, October 31
 

5:00pm EDT

Kids Zone Hours
Thursday October 31, 2019 5:00pm - 8:00pm EDT
East Hall

5:00pm EDT

5:00pm EDT

Trick-or-Treating
Trick-or-Treating for Spooky Kids in the vendor room!

Thursday October 31, 2019 5:00pm - 10:00pm EDT
East Hall

5:00pm EDT

Tattoo Festival Hours
Thursday October 31, 2019 5:00pm - 10:00pm EDT
East Hall

5:00pm EDT

Vendor Room Hours
Thursday October 31, 2019 5:00pm - 10:00pm EDT
East Hall

5:15pm EDT

Filmmakers Lounge
The Filmmakers Lounge is a space where filmmakers, guests, and media can mingle, conduct interviews, relax, and network with other filmmakers.

Thursday October 31, 2019 5:15pm - 6:00pm EDT
Room 15

5:15pm EDT

The Death Pledge: Film Festival Screening
Fraternity and Sorority pledgees have to spend a night in an African American burial ground which was recently unearthed by Hurricane Irma.

Thursday October 31, 2019 5:15pm - 6:50pm EDT
Room 16

5:30pm EDT

Animal Presentation By Dragonwood Wildlife Conservancy
The Dragonwood Conservancy is a 501(c)(3) non-profit dedicated to the Conservation of endangered species as well as Herpetological research and education.

Thursday October 31, 2019 5:30pm - 6:00pm EDT
East Hall Stage

6:00pm EDT

Blank My Life: Film Festival Screening
There’s no such thing as a secret in a small town...and being dead is a big secret.

Thursday October 31, 2019 6:00pm - 8:15pm EDT
Room 15

6:30pm EDT

Joe Bob Briggs Photo Op
$40

Speakers

Thursday October 31, 2019 6:30pm - 6:45pm EDT
Room 5-6

6:30pm EDT

Kids Zone Costume Contest & Parade!
The Kids Zone Costume Contest will have 3 age groups:
  • 0 - 4 Years
  • 5 - 8 Years
  • 9 - 12 years


Thursday October 31, 2019 6:30pm - 7:30pm EDT
East Hall Stage

6:45pm EDT

Alex Vincent w/Chucky Photo Op
$50

Speakers

Thursday October 31, 2019 6:45pm - 7:00pm EDT
Room 5-6

6:50pm EDT

Cry For The Bad Man: Film Festival Screening
Starring Camille Keaton. A small-town widow faces a grisly confrontation with 3 would-be extortionists.

Thursday October 31, 2019 6:50pm - 8:20pm EDT
Room 16

7:00pm EDT

Eugene Clark (Costume) Photo Op
$60

Speakers

Thursday October 31, 2019 7:00pm - 7:15pm EDT
Room 5-6

7:15pm EDT

7:30pm EDT

Tony Todd (costume) Photo Op

Speakers

Thursday October 31, 2019 7:30pm - 7:45pm EDT
Room 5-6

7:30pm EDT

Medieval Times
Thursday October 31, 2019 7:30pm - 8:00pm EDT
East Hall Stage

7:45pm EDT

Tony Moran (costume) Photo Op
$70

Speakers

Thursday October 31, 2019 7:45pm - 8:00pm EDT
Room 5-6

8:00pm EDT

CJ Graham (costume) Photo Op

Speakers

Thursday October 31, 2019 8:00pm - 8:30pm EDT
Room 5-6

8:00pm EDT

American Social: Spooky Empire After Party
Celebrate Halloween Weekend at the Official After Party venue for Spooky Empire! Be sure to check out all of the specials and entertainment going on throughout the weekend!

Costume Contest - American Social will be giving away $2,000 in prizes in 4 different categories! This will be a Facebook photo contest, all photos will be taken at/and by American Social on Halloween between 9pm-12am.
Plus:
$4 Dos Equis
$4 Jager Nippers
$7 Grey Goose, Bacardi, & Patron
RSVP: www.facebook.com/events/2565573660420790/


Thursday October 31, 2019 8:00pm - Friday November 1, 2019 2:00am EDT
American Social

8:15pm EDT

Strange Shorts: Film Festival Screening
  1. The Death Cleaners- True crime scene cleaners come across something sinister.
  2. Dead Bolt- A young woman pays a terrible price for leaving her door unlocked when a stranger takes over her apartment and locks her out.
  3. Channel 3- A VHS home movie enthusiast finds a tape he may or may have not wanted to see.
  4. Something Round- A trans hypnotherapist reels in the moon over unrequited love which proceeds to drive her insane.
  5. Petunia- Petunia, a 20-something ex-hit-girl sharpshooter, is unwillingly dragged into the neon-soaked arcade halls of the violent Yakuza underbelly when her hitman father Charlie gets in bad with its leader.
  6. Silent But Deadly- A Ninja comes home to find several people waiting for him in his dark apartment.
  7. Home Video 1997- Stuart finds an old VCR at a thrift store. What could possibly go wrong?
  8. Smiles- A boy meets his girlfriend´s parents and it gets awkward.
  9. THE MAN WITH THE HAMMER- Every endurance athlete fears him.
  10. Cold Cold Coffin- Starring Dennis Dunaway and Calico Cooper. An Original Song by Dennis Dunaway (Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductee, and Founding Member of The Alice Cooper Group)

Thursday October 31, 2019 8:15pm - 10:00pm EDT
Room 15

8:20pm EDT

Hunters Moon: Film Festival Screening
Filmmakers in attendance! A lavish launch party for a gaming app is interrupted by a priest who condemns the party guests as "marked for the beast."

Thursday October 31, 2019 8:20pm - 9:55pm EDT
Room 16

9:00pm EDT

Pop Up Halloween Costume Contest!
Winners are audience choice!
1st Place - Get an upgrade and go VIP for the weekend for you and a friend - plus a trophy!
2nd Place - Spooky Swag
3rd Place - Spooky Swag

Thursday October 31, 2019 9:00pm - 10:00pm EDT
East Hall Stage

9:00pm EDT

American Social: A Nightmare on Harbour Island: Costume Contest
American Social Tampa will be giving away $2,000 in prizes in 4 different categories! This will be a Facebook photo contest, all photos will be taken at/and by American Social on Halloween between 9pm-12am.
Visit their event page for details! https://www.facebook.com/events/2565573660420790/

Thursday October 31, 2019 9:00pm - 11:59pm EDT
American Social
 
Friday, November 1
 

11:15am EDT

Zombie Walk
Spooky Empire's ZOMBIE WALK returns!
Join us Friday, November 1st as we kick off our annual Zombie Walk in Tampa hosted by our friends and partners at Visit Tampa Bay!
Kick off begins at Unlock Tampa Bay Visitors Center, located just down the street from the Convention Center.
Enjoy FREE samples of their very own local craft beer and more!
Makeup artists will be on hand to help transform you from living to dead (for a small fee), starting at 11am thanks to Post Mortem FX,
Walk begins at 1:00pm and will continue on over to the Convention Center just in time for doors to open on Friday!
Let's show Tampa how it's done! Drag your bodies on over and join us, we're dying to see you there!

Friday November 1, 2019 11:15am - 1:00pm EDT
Visit Tampa Bay

1:00pm EDT

Kids Zone Hours
Friday November 1, 2019 1:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
East Hall

1:00pm EDT

Tattoo Festival Hours
Friday November 1, 2019 1:00pm - 9:00pm EDT
East Hall

1:00pm EDT

Vendor Room Hours
Friday November 1, 2019 1:00pm - 9:00pm EDT
East Hall

1:15pm EDT

Doorways To Horror (Foreign Films): Film Festival Screening
A collection of independent horror short films from across the globe.
  1. Norway-Wettlaufers Widow-A loving husband descends into murderous madness. Or is it the other way around.
  2. Spain-Zombiosis-When you live with death, it's easier to lose your head than to keep the faith.
  3. Canada-Risus-Caroline, an overworked employee, is haunted by a sinister presence on a work night spent doing extra time.
  4. Mexico-I Bind You To Me-When Stephen's relationship with Liam is about to end and Liam threatens to leave, he turns to black magic in order to save it.
  5. Argentina-Wolf on the Loose, Revenge-Lobo is a fighter of clandestine boxing fights in the suburbs of Buenos Aires. Betrayed and presumed dead, seek answers and revenge.
  6. Turkey-FAIRY-The little girl’s first tooth had fallen. She would put his tooth under his pillow and wait eagerly for the Tooth Fairy at night.
  7. Japan-Lasagne for One-After her husband's funeral, a widow sits down for a microwave meal for one.
  8. Spain-Horrorscope-An schoolgirl's life unravels after an evil creature takes over her body.
  9. Indonesia-A Woman With The Cursed Veil- A cursed veil that makes a woman became a horrible creature that often takes human life.
  10. France-The Summoned-Paris, 1920. Four veterans of the Great War painfully try to recover from this dreadful experience. But for them, the horror is only beginning.

Friday November 1, 2019 1:15pm - 3:15pm EDT
Room 16

1:15pm EDT

Filmmakers Lounge
The Filmmakers Lounge is a space where filmmakers, guests, and media can mingle, conduct interviews, relax, and network with other filmmakers.

Friday November 1, 2019 1:15pm - 3:30pm EDT
Room 15

1:30pm EDT

Animal Presentation By Dragonwood Wildlife Conservancy
The Dragonwood Conservancy is a 501(c)(3) non-profit dedicated to the Conservation of endangered species as well as Herpetological research and education.

Friday November 1, 2019 1:30pm - 2:00pm EDT
East Hall Stage

1:30pm EDT

Creating a Mummified Corpse Head Prop
Limited Capacity seats available

THIS IS A SEPARATE TICKETED EVENT. REGISTER AT THE LINK ABOVE

Come on, you know you have always wanted your very own realistic mummified corpse head!
In this workshop, Special Makeup Effects artists Michael and Lynne Burnett will show you how to assemble and finish your very own realistic film quality corpse head from an MBP corpse kit. This is a great adult as well as parent/child activity.

You will learn:
How to Prep the urethane foam head
Painting and weathering techniques
How to apply and punch hair


Due to the limited amount of time we have to cover it all, please arrive a few minutes early to the class.

Fee: $75.00
LImited to 15 students



Friday November 1, 2019 1:30pm - 3:00pm EDT
Room 3-4

2:30pm EDT

Interactive Family Fun!
Friday November 1, 2019 2:30pm - 3:30pm EDT
East Hall Stage

3:00pm EDT

3:15pm EDT

Alex Vincent w/Chucky Doll Photo Op
$50

Speakers

Friday November 1, 2019 3:15pm - 3:30pm EDT
Room 5-6

3:15pm EDT

Women Filmmakers Showcase
Film Festival Screening
1.    HUNGRY SUB- Every year, a woman enters the Other Side to see… a feed.
2.    Stage Fright- A high school student's anxiety on opening night spirals into a cliché horror-movie
3.    PAW-It comes from the other side and nothing can stop it.
4.    INGENUE- A young Australian actress moves to Hollywood with dreams of making it big. She does.
5.    Shadow At The Door- A troubled young woman searches for an intruder in her home.
6.    Steve And The Dead Girl- A necrophiliac looks for love amongst the living.
7.    The Final Girl Returns- A driver emerges from a massacre unscathed and finds himself trapped in an endless cycle of saving the final girls.
8.    516 Penrose- A girl returns home one ordinary night to find something strange standing at her attic window.
9.    The Projector- An old projector reveals something in the photos that shouldn’t be there.
10.  Adam- A re-animated being with a tortured soul seeks out his creator when the pursuit of his mate ends disastrously.
11.  RELIFE- Seeing is not necessarily true, hearing is not necessarily false. Humans are creatures that believe what they want to believe.
12.  SOPHIE-Sophie longs to be reborn while seeking to know her double. A party in the hills of Los Angeles offers a corporeal shift to her existence.
13.  Messed Up- Ayoung woman whose messy apartment is the only thing standing between her and a crazed killer.

Friday November 1, 2019 3:15pm - 5:25pm EDT
Room 16

3:30pm EDT

James Ransone Photo Op
$40

Speakers

Friday November 1, 2019 3:30pm - 3:45pm EDT
Room 5-6

3:30pm EDT

The Making Of Hunters Moon
This werewolf film features special FX that was done mostly in a practical sense to give a more raw authentic feel. Join Filmmakers STEVEN MORANA AND AMY WILLIAMS as they give us a behind the scenes look at their latest movie Hunters Moon.

Friday November 1, 2019 3:30pm - 4:30pm EDT
Room 15

3:30pm EDT

Introduction to Lifecasting
Limited Capacity seats available

THIS IS A SEPARATE TICKETED EVENT. REGISTER AT THE LINK ABOVE

For most prosthetic makeups, the first step is creating a life cast to work from. In this three hour hands-on class, you will learn the step-by-step process of taking a silicone facial life cast and how to cast a urethane plastic positive mold. You will pair up with a fellow student to take each other's cast or you may bring a model to work on. NOTE: If you bring a model, you will be taking their life cast and you will NOT have a mold of you face.

In this class you will learn to work with: 
Silicone life casting material
Plaster bandages
Urethane plastic
Ridged urethane foam

At the end of the class you will have a silicone mold of your face and a urethane resin casting to take with you. Must be 18+ or have a parent with you to sign release form.

Due to the amount of information we have to cover in a limited time span, please arrive a few minutes early to the class.

FEE: $95
Limit to 16 students



Friday November 1, 2019 3:30pm - 6:30pm EDT
Room 3-4

3:45pm EDT

Jonny Brugh Photo Op
$60

Speakers

Friday November 1, 2019 3:45pm - 4:00pm EDT
Room 5-6

4:00pm EDT

Ken Foree (solo) plus Ken Foree & Michael Alcott (Duo) Photo Ops
Ken Foree (solo) $50
Ken Foree & Michael Alcott (duo) $70


Friday November 1, 2019 4:00pm - 4:20pm EDT
Room 5-6

4:00pm EDT

Medieval Times Code of Chivalry
Join 2 Knights of Medieval Times as they discuss their code of chivalry, and what it takes to be a Knight!

Friday November 1, 2019 4:00pm - 4:30pm EDT
East Hall Stage

4:00pm EDT

Joe Bob Briggs Q&A
Moderators
Speakers

Friday November 1, 2019 4:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Room 14

4:20pm EDT

Friday the 13th Group & Thom Mathews Solo Photo Ops
Thom Mathews (solo) $45
Friday the 13th Group Photo $155


Friday November 1, 2019 4:20pm - 4:40pm EDT
Room 5-6

4:30pm EDT

Starting your own Youtube Channel
Have you ever wanted to start your own youtube channel? Join filmmakers Aléa Figueroa and Brenden Rodgers of the very successful AND YOU FILMS youtube channel as they provide tips on: Planning Your Content. Optimizing Your Videos. Building Your Network and Connecting with Your Viewers.

Friday November 1, 2019 4:30pm - 5:30pm EDT
Room 15

4:40pm EDT

Clive Barker Photo Op

Speakers

Friday November 1, 2019 4:40pm - 5:00pm EDT
Room 5-6

5:00pm EDT

Creators Track Signing Table

Friday November 1, 2019 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Room 14

5:00pm EDT

Horrorific Beasts
Werewolves and Bigfoot (feet?) and Skunk Apes, Oh my! Our panel discusses all manner of horrific beasts and where to find (or avoid) them.


Friday November 1, 2019 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Room 14

5:00pm EDT

James Hong Autograph Signing
Speakers

Friday November 1, 2019 5:00pm - 9:00pm EDT
East Hall

5:20pm EDT

Dee Snider (solo) and Twisted Sister (group) Photo Ops
  • Dee Snider (solo) $70
  • Twisted Sister (group) $155


Friday November 1, 2019 5:20pm - 5:40pm EDT
Room 5-6

5:25pm EDT

To Your Last Death (Animation): Film Festival Screening
Starring William Shatner, Morena Baccarin, Bill Moseley, and Ray Wise. After emerging as the sole survivor in a deadly revenge game set up by her father to punish his children, Miriam receives an offer from a supernatural entity to go back in time and try again.

Friday November 1, 2019 5:25pm - 7:10pm EDT
Room 16

5:30pm EDT

Meet The Filmmakers
Join Aléa Figueroa and Brenden Rodgers of AND YOU FILMS as they welcome filmmakers and their films to Spooky Empire’s Horror Film Festival.

Friday November 1, 2019 5:30pm - 6:30pm EDT
Room 15

5:30pm EDT

Elvira Photo Op

Speakers

Friday November 1, 2019 5:30pm - 7:30pm EDT
Room 5-6

5:40pm EDT

Alice Cooper & Dee Snider Duo Photo Op
$140


Friday November 1, 2019 5:40pm - 6:00pm EDT
Room 5-6

6:00pm EDT

Alice Cooper Photo Op

Speakers

Friday November 1, 2019 6:00pm - 6:30pm EDT
Room 5-6

6:00pm EDT

Creators Track Signing Table

Friday November 1, 2019 6:00pm - 7:00pm EDT
Room 14

6:00pm EDT

Horror in Four Colors: Horror Comics
Horror has nested in comic books for year and with the growing release of horror-centric comics, our panelists share their experiences and advice on how to navigate and create for this medium.


Friday November 1, 2019 6:00pm - 7:00pm EDT
Room 14

6:00pm EDT

Roger L. Jackson Q&A
Speakers

Friday November 1, 2019 6:00pm - 7:00pm EDT
East Hall

6:30pm EDT

Nightmare Shorts: Film Festival Screening
  1. Five Course Meal- Mark and Jenny agree to take part in a mysterious experiment for money. Things get exceptionally messy.
  2. Security- A night watchman gets a lot more than he bargained on his first night at a new job.
  3. I've Got My Mind's Eye Set On You- A woman obsessed experiences paranoia, the supernatural, and treachery.
  4. Night Crawl- Two inmates tunnel through the walls of a hellish prison, only to find something more terrifying than death row.
  5. DIBBUK- A pious man who lives on the fringe of his Jewish community in Paris, is summoned to perform a ritual.
  6. Polybius-Starring Tom Atkins and Stacey Nelkin. Based on the urban legend, a teenage girl tries to convince the local Sheriff that a mysterious game caused her brother to commit suicide.
  7. AND SO HE OPENS HIS EYES- A small time swindler finds himself in the afterlife court as a defendant. The judge is a man, who he wronged during his lifetime.

Friday November 1, 2019 6:30pm - 8:35pm EDT
Room 15

6:45pm EDT

Creating a Shrunken Head Prop
Limited Capacity seats available

THIS IS A SEPARATE TICKETED EVENT. REGISTER AT THE LINK ABOVE

You won't have to become a headhunter to get your very own realistic shrunken head!
In this workshop, Special Makeup Effects artists Michael and Lynne Burnett will show you how to assemble and finish your very own realistic film quality shrunken head from an MBP shrunken head kit. This is a great adult as well as parent/child activity.

You will learn:
How to Prep the urethane foam head
Painting and weathering techniques
How to apply and punch hair


At the end of the class you will have your very own finished shrunken head prop on a cool base, ready to display with your other curiosities!

Due to the limited amount of time we have to cover it all, please arrive a few minutes early to the class.

Fee: $75.00
LImited to 15 students



Friday November 1, 2019 6:45pm - 8:45pm EDT
Room 3-4

7:00pm EDT

Eugene Clark (costume) Photo Op
$60

Speakers

Friday November 1, 2019 7:00pm - 7:15pm EDT
Room 5-6

7:00pm EDT

Creators Track Signing Table

Friday November 1, 2019 7:00pm - 8:00pm EDT
Room 14

7:00pm EDT

Where wolf? There, wolf!: Horror & Comedy
Horror and comedy make a great bedfellows. Our panelists will discuss the best and worst of the crossover genre and remind everyone that you can’t have manslaughter without the laughter.


Friday November 1, 2019 7:00pm - 8:00pm EDT
Room 14

7:10pm EDT

Monster Shorts: Film Festival Screening
  1. In our guts- A pregnant woman submerged by work is tormented by disturbing visions. Or maybe they are real?
  2. KISSED- A coroner fixes up the new body in the morgue and adds a few touches of his own.
  3. Twig- A young woman searches the unknown for her lost sister.
  4. The Foal- A woman suffers a miscarriage after waking up from a strange night.
  5. The Witch Hunters are Coming- TV documentary following a day at work for two London council witch hunters.
  6. The Growling- On the way to his date’s house, a paranoid young man is attacked by a vicious beast, interrupting their hopes of a romantic evening.
  7. TRICK- A group of teenagers hold a seance in attempts to prove or disprove an urban legend about children that went missing on Halloween night.
  8. The Sardonic Smile- Four friends in a remote cabin in the Australian outback begin to recall their eerie encounters with a smiling man.
  9. The Rejected- A woman who lives alone at home wants to get rid of her unborn baby by applying an abortion. But that won't be as easy as she thinks.
  10. Ralph- A behavioral study of cats filmed around the clock, reveals strange things happening when no one is watching.

Friday November 1, 2019 7:10pm - 9:15pm EDT
Room 16

7:15pm EDT

Tony Todd (costume) Photo Op
$80

Speakers

Friday November 1, 2019 7:15pm - 7:30pm EDT
Room 5-6

8:00pm EDT

Creators Track Signing Table

Friday November 1, 2019 8:00pm - 9:00pm EDT
Room 14

8:00pm EDT

What We're Gonna Do to THAT Guy….
Our panelists (and audience) plot to kill one another in this scintillating round of inspirational brainstorming. Don't come if you don't want to be maimed, beheaded, victim of a thousand cuts, earned trampling, food poisoning, demonic evisceration…….


Friday November 1, 2019 8:00pm - 9:00pm EDT
Room 14

8:00pm EDT

Tattoo Awards
Tattoo of the Day
Judging starts at 8:00pm. Entries are $10.
1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th place will be awarded.

Friday November 1, 2019 8:00pm - 9:00pm EDT
East Hall Stage

8:00pm EDT

American Social: Spooky Empire After Party
Celebrate Halloween Weekend at the Official After Party venue for Spooky Empire, Inc.! Be sure to check out all of the specials and entertainment going on throughout the weekend!

$8 Lost Souls Ketel Cocktail
RSVP: www.facebook.com/events/2565573660420790/

Friday November 1, 2019 8:00pm - Saturday November 2, 2019 2:00am EDT
American Social

8:35pm EDT

WTF Shorts: Film Festival Screening
  1. Bitten- A mysterious & violent encounter sends a dog on a night of adventure and possibility.
  2. Rough Love- An ex-boyfriend is on a killing rampage to get revenge.
  3. J CITY HEIGHTS: BEAR AND BITCOIN- After finding $50,000 on the body of a murder victim, a bear and his roommate lose all their money on Bitcoin.
  4. Electric Sheep or: Do Humans Dream of Electric Sheep- Do humans dream of Electric Sheep in the future?
  5. Mr. Wishing Well Man has a Toothache- Welcome to Cloudius’s kingdom! Anything can happen.
  6. When The Eyes Are Closed- Every time a woman’s eyes close, a ghost appears next to her.
  7. Overload- A student who is depressed is stalked by a serial killer who preys in the apartment’s elevator.
  8. Everything Sucks- Two bored friends get attacked by their appliances.
  9. ARCH-RIVAL-A man goes to war with himself.
  10. Wrath of the Minitaur- Haley becomes another person when the moon is full and the monsters come out.

Friday November 1, 2019 8:35pm - 10:40pm EDT
Room 15

9:00pm EDT

Sick & Twisted
This panel is 21 and up due to disturbing behavior, offensive ideas, drunken panelists, and likely a piñata. No filters allowed. If you're not offended, you're in the wrong panel. Yes, we will be spot checking IDs at the door.

Panelists: All Guests Welcome for this Voluntary Attendance Event

Moderators
Friday November 1, 2019 9:00pm - 10:00pm EDT
Room 14

9:15pm EDT

Flesher: Film Festival Screening
Two serial killers work together to skin their victims and sell them to an underground flesh market.

Friday November 1, 2019 9:15pm - 10:50pm EDT
Room 16

10:50pm EDT

Hunters Moon: Film Festival Screening
Filmmakers in attendance! A lavish launch party for a gaming app is interrupted by a priest who condemns the party guests as "marked for the beast."

Friday November 1, 2019 10:50pm - Saturday November 2, 2019 12:25am EDT
Room 16
 
Saturday, November 2
 

12:25am EDT

Death to Metal: Film Festival Screening
After a freak accident, a disturbed priest is transformed into a mutated killing machine on a mission to wipe out the godless fans of heavy metal music.

Saturday November 2, 2019 12:25am - 2:00am EDT
Room 16

10:30am EDT

VIP Make Up Session Plus Photo Op with Warrington Gillette & Tom Devlin
Go behind the curtain and watch Tom Devlin's (Face Off) live application of the multi piece prosthetics recreating the Horror Icon Jason!
Tom will discuss the process and take questions from fans during this VIP Session.

You will then be first in line for Warrington Gillette's photo op!

This Photo op takes place on Saturday, November 2 at 12pm. Makeup application starts at 10:30am.
Pre Sale tickets are now available for this VIP Photo Op ($100)
You must arrive early for this expereience so that you can be escorted to the makeup application room.

Plus Warrington will sign your photo op pics for FREE!


Saturday November 2, 2019 10:30am - 12:00pm EDT
Room 5-6

11:00am EDT

Creators Track Signing Table

Saturday November 2, 2019 11:00am - 12:00pm EDT
Room 14

11:00am EDT

Pen Through Paper - Writing & Publishing 101
We love to do it, but damnit it's hard! Talk through the trials and tribulations of writing your scary stories with our writers and learn about story crafting in various forms, how to shine up your draft for submission, the pitfalls of bad editing, and how to move toward Publishing.


Saturday November 2, 2019 11:00am - 12:00pm EDT
Room 14

11:00am EDT

James Hong Autograph Signing
Speakers

Saturday November 2, 2019 11:00am - 4:00pm EDT
East Hall

11:00am EDT

Kids Zone Hours
Saturday November 2, 2019 11:00am - 5:00pm EDT
East Hall

11:00am EDT

11:00am EDT

Tattoo Festival Hours
Saturday November 2, 2019 11:00am - 8:00pm EDT
East Hall

11:00am EDT

Vendor Room Hours
Saturday November 2, 2019 11:00am - 8:00pm EDT
East Hall

11:15am EDT

Blessed Be Shorts: Film Festival Screening
  1. SÉANCE- A Mentalist and his medium specialize in classic ghost summons for private and social occasions. One night things go horribly wrong.
  2. She Must Vanish- Residents in a seaside town succumb to the malevolence of a witch, who sets a fury in motion.

Saturday November 2, 2019 11:15am - 12:20pm EDT
Room 16

11:15am EDT

Filmmakers Lounge
The Filmmakers Lounge is a space where filmmakers, guests, and media can mingle, conduct interviews, relax, and network with other filmmakers.

Saturday November 2, 2019 11:15am - 1:00pm EDT
Room 15

11:30am EDT

Medieval Times Code of Chivalry
Join 2 Knights of Medieval Times as they discuss their code of chivalry, and what it takes to be a Knight!

Saturday November 2, 2019 11:30am - 12:00pm EDT
East Hall Stage

11:30am EDT

Costume and Prop Building in Foam with Bad Moon FX
                                       Join Jon Lee and Eric Leas of the award winning BadMoonFX (BadMoonFX.com and BadMoon FX on Facebook) as they show you how to design, build, and detail foam costumes and props!

This panel details all the major steps - from concept and design, to making patterns, to construction, and most importantly adding those final details!

Saturday November 2, 2019 11:30am - 12:30pm EDT
Room 9

11:30am EDT

Spooky Yoga with Jen!
Limited Capacity filling up

  • Bring your own mat and join Jen for a yoga session with a creepy twist, fitting for our Spooky fans!
  • All levels yoga flow set to horror tunes. 
  • Bring comfy clothes, or come as you are, even if in costume!

PLEASE RSVP for this event!

Saturday November 2, 2019 11:30am - 12:30pm EDT
Room 7

12:00pm EDT

Warrington Gillette (costume) Photo Op
Warrington Gillette "Jason Voorhees" Costume Op
Full Jason Costume with custom multi piece prosthetics
applied by Special Makeup Effect Artist & Season #1 Faceoff Contestant
Tom Devlin (Tom Devlin's Monster Museum)
*Added Bonus Warrington will sign the photo op picture for FREE!

$70


Saturday November 2, 2019 12:00pm - 12:30pm EDT
Room 5-6

12:00pm EDT

Creators Track Signing Table

Saturday November 2, 2019 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT
Room 14

12:00pm EDT

Writing for all Mediums
What is the process of writing a book? Is it the same for a screenplay? Our guests talk about tips and practices for writing horror for pages, screens, graphic novels, and more.


Saturday November 2, 2019 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT
Room 14

12:00pm EDT

Ken Foree Q&A
Speakers

Saturday November 2, 2019 12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT
Ballroom B

12:20pm EDT

Strange Shorts: Film Festival Screening
  1. The Death Cleaners- True crime scene cleaners come across something sinister.
  2. Dead Bolt- A young woman pays a terrible price for leaving her door unlocked when a stranger takes over her apartment and locks her out.
  3. Channel 3- A VHS home movie enthusiast finds a tape he may or may have not wanted to see.
  4. Something Round- A trans hypnotherapist reels in the moon over unrequited love which proceeds to drive her insane.
  5. Petunia- Petunia, a 20-something ex-hit-girl sharpshooter, is unwillingly dragged into the neon-soaked arcade halls of the violent Yakuza underbelly when her hitman father Charlie gets in bad with its leader.
  6. Silent But Deadly- A Ninja comes home to find several people waiting for him in his dark apartment.
  7. Home Video 1997- Stuart finds an old VCR at a thrift store. What could possibly go wrong?
  8. Smiles- A boy meets his girlfriend´s parents and it gets awkward.
  9. THE MAN WITH THE HAMMER- Every endurance athlete fears him.
  10. Cold Cold Coffin- Starring Dennis Dunaway and Calico Cooper. An Original Song by Dennis Dunaway (Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductee, and Founding Member of The Alice Cooper Group)

Saturday November 2, 2019 12:20pm - 2:05pm EDT
Room 16

12:30pm EDT

Joe Bob Briggs Photo Op
$40

Speakers

Saturday November 2, 2019 12:30pm - 12:45pm EDT
Room 5-6

12:30pm EDT

Interactive Family Fun!
Saturday November 2, 2019 12:30pm - 1:30pm EDT
East Hall Stage

12:45pm EDT

Johnny Brugh Photo Op
$60

Speakers

Saturday November 2, 2019 12:45pm - 1:00pm EDT
Room 5-6

1:00pm EDT

Creators Track Signing Table

Saturday November 2, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT
Room 14

1:00pm EDT

SPOTLIGHT GUEST: Jonathan Maberry
Join our Spotlight Guest, Jonathan Maberry, to discuss projects, careers, creative process, or anything else that pops into his head. This could get weird.


Saturday November 2, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT
Room 14

1:00pm EDT

Momento Mori Paranormal - Theories, Equipment, and Evidence
Join Dr. Eric O'Dierno, Ph.D. - Parapsychology, and members of the Memento Mori Paranormal Team to talk about Theories and Evidence. Plus, those in attendance will be part of a Paranormal equipment Giveaway! 

Speakers

Saturday November 2, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT
Room 9

1:00pm EDT

How to Fund and Sell Your Feature Film
Filmmakers Aléa Figueroa and Brenden Rodgers of AND YOU FILMS discuss the art of funding your film and the steps you take optioning, selling through the distribution process.

Saturday November 2, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT
Room 15

1:00pm EDT

Bruce Campbell/Sam Raimi/Ted Raimi (Solo, Duo & Triple) Photo Ops
  • Sam Raimi (solo) $70
  • Ted Raimi (solo) $40
  • Bruce Campbell & Sam Raimi (duo) $100
  • Bruce Campbell, Sam Raimi & Ted Raimi (trio) $120


Saturday November 2, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT
Room 5-6

1:00pm EDT

Danielle Harris Q&A
Speakers

Saturday November 2, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDT
Ballroom B

1:30pm EDT

Animal Presentation By Dragonwood Wildlife Conservancy
The Dragonwood Conservancy is a 501(c)(3) non-profit dedicated to the Conservation of endangered species as well as Herpetological research and education.

Saturday November 2, 2019 1:30pm - 2:00pm EDT
East Hall Stage

1:30pm EDT

2:00pm EDT

Creators Track Signing Table
Speakers

Saturday November 2, 2019 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Room 14

2:00pm EDT

SOURCE
Our panelists discuss Networking, Social Media, Crowdsourcing, and other ideas to get you connected and your projects in gear.


Saturday November 2, 2019 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Room 14

2:00pm EDT

Alice Cooper Q&A
Speakers

Saturday November 2, 2019 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Ballroom B

2:00pm EDT

Ted Raimi Q&A
Speakers

Saturday November 2, 2019 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDT
Room 15

2:00pm EDT

2:00pm EDT

2:00pm EDT

Making and Applying Water-Melon Cuts and Scars
Limited Capacity seats available

THIS IS A SEPARATE TICKETED EVENT. REGISTER AT THE LINK ABOVE

Learn the tricks to making your own Hollywood quality cuts and scars using Water-Melon. Water-Melon wounds can be applied using only alcohol, no adhesives! Water-Melon is a latex alternative developed by movie makeup artist Michael Davy. Everything is included in the class to make and apply your own cut. Each attendee will receive their own kit and apply their own cut in a hands-on seminar.

KIT INCLUDES:
1 plate mold
1 4oz Bottle Water-Melon soft
1 .5oz bottle gelling agent
Q-Tips
1 pre-made Water-Melon appliance cut
1 bottle of HemoGoblin Blood
1 bottle of alcohol
1 bottle of powder
1 powder puff

$30 per student.
20 students max

Speakers

Saturday November 2, 2019 2:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Room 3-4

2:05pm EDT

She Never Died: Film Festival Screening
Lacey, a socially detached loner is cursed with immortality and her never-ending tedium of existence. Lacey must now face her own inner demons while simultaneously finding her next meal.

Saturday November 2, 2019 2:05pm - 3:50pm EDT
Room 16

3:00pm EDT

Creators Track Signing Table

Saturday November 2, 2019 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Room 14

3:00pm EDT

GhostTilt: The Effects of Movies on the Concepts of the Paranormal and Back Again
Discuss with our panelists how horror movies influence people's ideas about ghosts and how those same ideas influence the movies.


Saturday November 2, 2019 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Room 14

3:00pm EDT

Why Horror Brings Us Together: A Screenwriting Lecturer Cuts Deep
Join film critic and screenwriting lecturer R.L. Terry for an in-depth look at the evolution and power of the American horror film, and what it teaches us about society and ourselves. From Nosferatu to Freddy Krueger and beyond, the American horror film is the most complex and influential film genre. This panel will cut deep to answer the question "why horror?"

Saturday November 2, 2019 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Room 9

3:00pm EDT

Woman Filmmakers Panel
Join Filmmakers Amy Williams (Little Axe Productions Inc. Producer) and Aléa Figueroa (AND YOU FILMS Inc. Producer) on their unique perspective of film and the film industry.

Saturday November 2, 2019 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Room 15

3:00pm EDT

Mia Farrow Q&A
Speakers

Saturday November 2, 2019 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
Ballroom B

3:00pm EDT

Tattoo Awards
Entries are $10 per category.

Categories: (Judging starts at 3:00pm)
1st, 2nd, and 3rd place will be awarded.
Small Color
Medium Color
Large Color
Small Black & Grey
Medium Black & Grey
Large Black & Grey
Best Original Art
Best Cover Up (must have before photo)
Best Portrait / Realism Tattoo
Best Color Infused Black & Grey
Best Horror / Spooky Tattoo



Saturday November 2, 2019 3:00pm - 4:00pm EDT
East Hall Stage

3:15pm EDT

3:15pm EDT

Alice Cooper & Dee Snider Duo Photo Op
$140


Saturday November 2, 2019 3:15pm - 3:30pm EDT
Room 5-6

3:30pm EDT

Alice Cooper Solo Photo Op

Speakers

Saturday November 2, 2019 3:30pm - 4:00pm EDT
Room 5-6

3:50pm EDT

Slice & Dice Shorts: Film Festival Screening
  1. Boy!-We follow the story of a man cursed to be the errand runner for an ancient evil spirit.
  2. Teddy- A dying girl seeks protection from her teddy bear - no matter what.
  3. The Knowledge- London 1991. There’s a serial killer on the loose. Two men go about their business oblivious to the dangers at large when fate brings them together in a black taxi.
  4. A Patch of Desert- Trapped in a vast desert, a girl must evade a long distance runner with a machete.
  5. Double Bill (Blood Oaks/Sex Demon)-The ultimate Grindhouse experience.
  6. Allergic Overreaction- Four friends gather for movie night. One of his friend's has a SEVERE nut allergy.
  7. OverKill- An unstoppable masked killer meets the final girl. Who will survive?

Saturday November 2, 2019 3:50pm - 5:55pm EDT
Room 16

4:00pm EDT

Creators Track Signing Table

Saturday November 2, 2019 4:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Room 14

4:00pm EDT

NaNoWriMo MEETUP!
If you've ever said, "I would love to write a novel, but I don't have time," or, "I don't even know where to start," this panel (and month) is for you! National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), takes places globally every November. Participants attempt to write a full-length novel in 30 days (just the first draft, we promise). Join Marni Joelen, the Municipal Liaison for the Brandon, FL region, and other annual participants, to learn what this writing marathon is really all about.

All Guests Welcome for this Voluntary Attendance Event

Moderators
Saturday November 2, 2019 4:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Room 14

4:00pm EDT

From Fan Films To Features Panel
Saturday November 2, 2019 4:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Room 15

4:00pm EDT

Twisted Sister Q&A

Saturday November 2, 2019 4:00pm - 5:00pm EDT
Ballroom B

4:05pm EDT

Mia Farrow Solo Photo Op

Speakers

Saturday November 2, 2019 4:05pm - 4:35pm EDT
Room 5-6

4:35pm EDT

James Ransone Solo Photo Op
$40

Speakers

Saturday November 2, 2019 4:35pm - 4:50pm EDT
Room 5-6

4:50pm EDT

Alex Vincent w/Chucky Photo Op
$50

Speakers

Saturday November 2, 2019 4:50pm - 5:00pm EDT
Room 5-6

5:00pm EDT

Dee Snider (solo) & Twisted Sister (Group) Photo Ops
  • Dee Snider (solo) $70
  • Twisted Sister (Group) $155


Saturday November 2, 2019 5:00pm - 5:40pm EDT
Room 5-6

5:00pm EDT

Creators Track Signing Table

Saturday November 2, 2019 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Room 14

5:00pm EDT

5:00pm EDT

Props and Scenic Talk
                                       Props and Scenic Talk with Chad Hysell of Parallel Dimension Studios, Mick Velasquez (Dr. Skull) and Bradley Bays of  31:13 Designs 

Have you ever wondered what goes into making all the mind blowing props, appliances, makeup, and scenic work you've seen in your favorite haunted houses, theme parks, and on film?

Join Chad Hysell of Parallel Dimension Studios, Bradley Bays of 31:13 Designs, and the infamous Mick Velasquez better known as Dr.SkuLL as they discuss their past adventures planning, building, and creating amazing props, scenic, and monsters during this awesome panel and Q&A.

Saturday November 2, 2019 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Room 3-4

5:00pm EDT

Screen Screams
Join our discussion of film making and the art of sharing our horrific visions on the big screen.


Saturday November 2, 2019 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Room 14

5:00pm EDT

Independent Filmmaker Panel
Join veteran and budding independent filmmakers having an open discussion on the indie film making process.

Saturday November 2, 2019 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Room 15

5:00pm EDT

Jonny Brugh Q&A
Speakers

Saturday November 2, 2019 5:00pm - 6:00pm EDT
Ballroom B

5:00pm EDT

5:40pm EDT

James Hong (costume) Photo Op

Speakers

Saturday November 2, 2019 5:40pm - 6:05pm EDT
Room 5-6

5:55pm EDT

Parody Horror Shorts From AND YOU FILMS
Film Festival Screening
A. RANGER THINGS: Barb disappears, and the kids of "Stranger Things" get a call from Zordon. Can they save the day?
B. CHUCKY'S CHEESE: In this parody of "Child's Play" and "Chuck E. Cheese" restaurants, Chucky the killer doll is proud to present his new chain of deadly arcade-pizzerias.
C. A FARTY PLACE: A father and daughter struggle to stay quiet in order to survive - Too bad they've been eating beans.
D. GAME OF MINIONS: The wars of Westeros get a bit dumber with an influx of lovably irritating minions.
E. DIARY OF A WIMPY ALIEN: Greg Xenley sets out to be a middle school class favorite. But after his efforts, will there even be a school?
F. SAND PEOPLE: THE MUSICAL!: In this Star Wars Parody, experience the amazing new off-off-off-off-off-off-broadway musical starring everyone's favorite Tusken Raiders ...and Boba Fett.
G. ANGRY BIRDS BOX: Stay inside. Wear your blindfold. And whatever you do, don't play Angry Birds!
H. MINECRAFT IN BLACK: Protecting players from the scum of the Overworld!
I. THANILTON: AN AVENGERS MUSICAL: Super-villain Thanos is NOT throwing away his "snap" in this parody mash-up of "Avengers: Infinity War" and Lin Manuel Miranda's Broadway musical "Hamilton."
J. THE TEXAS CHAINSAW MISTLETOE: Leatherface invades a variety of Christmas Classics in this parody advertisement.
K. IT PERFECT: The Barden University 'Lucky Seven' a capella group is infiltrated by a psychotic clown - who may just be fear itself.
L. THOR: SHAGNAROK: Thor is off to another shagadellic adventure. Yeah, Baby.

Saturday November 2, 2019 5:55pm - 6:50pm EDT
Room 16

6:00pm EDT

Creators Track Signing Table

Saturday November 2, 2019 6:00pm - 7:00pm EDT
Room 14

6:00pm EDT

Choose Your Own Adventure
It's just like it sounds. Our panelists and audience navigate a Choose Your Own Adventure story!


Saturday November 2, 2019 6:00pm - 7:00pm EDT
Room 14

6:00pm EDT

Sam Raimi Q&A
Speakers

Saturday November 2, 2019 6:00pm - 7:00pm EDT
Ballroom B

6:00pm EDT

Bad Things Happen Shorts: Film Festival Screening
  1. The Change- A young girl leading a group of children hiding out in a post-apocalyptic world, trying to keep things together while the world falls apart.
  2. Atomic Ed-A man bullied by a neighborhood motorcycle gang becomes an unlikely hero.
  3. Eilid & Damh- In the aftermath of an unspeakable act, two sisters must repair their relationship and find a way to move forward.
  4. The Thing About Beecher's Gate- To uphold the oldest tradition in Beecher’s Gate, their newest Deputy must spend the night in a shed out in the middle of the woods.
  5. Unanswered- A young man comes home to his empty house and is haunted by a paranormal presence.
  6. KEEP LOOKING- Maricela's friends are lost in the woods. On her search for them she will unexpectedly find out they are being hunted.

Saturday November 2, 2019 6:00pm - 8:05pm EDT
Room 15

6:05pm EDT

6:05pm EDT

Tony Todd (costume) Photo Op
$80

Speakers

Saturday November 2, 2019 6:05pm - 6:15pm EDT
Room 5-6

6:15pm EDT

Clive Barker (solo) & Barbie Wilde & Nicholas Vince (Group) Photos
  • Clive Barker (solo) $80
  • Clive Barker, Barbie Wilde, & Nicholas Vince (group) $130


Saturday November 2, 2019 6:15pm - 6:30pm EDT
Room 5-6

6:15pm EDT

James Hong Autograph Signing
Speakers

Saturday November 2, 2019 6:15pm - 6:45pm EDT
East Hall

6:30pm EDT

Tony Moran (Costume) Photo Op
$70

Speakers

Saturday November 2, 2019 6:30pm - 6:45pm EDT
Room 5-6

6:30pm EDT

Zombie Prom Queen Demonstration with Tara Renee
Who doesn't want to be prom queen? Sometimes past queens come back from the dead just to wear the crown once more.  

Come in and learn professional techniques on applying multiple latex prosthetics, painting, and finishing a completed zombie prom queen from special makeup effects artist, Tara Renee.

Tara will also touch base on wig and costume fabrication to complete her fabulous straight out of the grave creation.

Saturday November 2, 2019 6:30pm - 7:30pm EDT
Room 3-4

6:45pm EDT

6:50pm EDT

Swing Low: Film Festival Screening
Starring  Bruce Dern and Annabelle Dexter-Jones. When a nature photographer explains to the Police how she fought her way out of the Watchatoomy Valley, they dismiss her story as a meth-induced nightmare.

Saturday November 2, 2019 6:50pm - 8:25pm EDT
Room 16

7:00pm EDT

CJ Graham (costume) Photo Op

Speakers

Saturday November 2, 2019 7:00pm - 7:30pm EDT
Room 5-6

7:00pm EDT

The Pod People of Horror Podcasting
Podcaster gore galore! Our panelists talk about the world of podcasting, show format, equipment, how to keep the energy going and going, and more. If you're interested in starting your own podcast, don't miss this!


Saturday November 2, 2019 7:00pm - 8:00pm EDT
Room 14

7:00pm EDT

James Ransone Q&A
Speakers

Saturday November 2, 2019 7:00pm - 8:00pm EDT
Ballroom B

7:00pm EDT

Tattoo Awards
Tattoo of the Day 
(Judging starts at 7:00pm)

1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th place will be awarded.

Saturday November 2, 2019 7:00pm - 8:00pm EDT
East Hall Stage

7:00pm EDT

FSCW Wrestling
FSCW is hard-hitting and heart-pounding live wrestling action in cosplay. Witness titanic clashes as heroes & villains from comics, cartoons, anime, sci-fi, fantasy, and video games vie for glory in the galaxy.

Who will be the next champ? Witness the ultimate Face Offs between your favorite horror icons.


These are real professional wrestlers. Do not try this at home.
                               

Saturday November 2, 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm EDT
Ballroom A

8:00pm EDT

Paranormal Oddities: True Tales of the Weird
Join Parapsychologist, Dr. Eric O’Dierno and a team of paranormal writers to find out if truth is stranger than fiction.


Saturday November 2, 2019 8:00pm - 9:00pm EDT
Room 14

8:00pm EDT

American Social: Spooky Empire After Party
Celebrate Halloween Weekend at the Official After Party venue for Spooky Empire, Inc.! Be sure to check out all of the specials and entertainment going on throughout the weekend!

Zombie Athletes
Natty Rico LIVE
$4 Dos Equis
$4 Jager Nippers
$8 Lost Souls Ketel Cocktail

RSVP: www.facebook.com/events/2565573660420790/

Saturday November 2, 2019 8:00pm - Sunday November 3, 2019 2:00am EST
American Social

8:05pm EDT

Flesher: Film Festival Screening
Two serial killers work together to skin their victims and sell them to an underground flesh market.

Saturday November 2, 2019 8:05pm - 9:40pm EDT
Room 15

8:25pm EDT

Past Your Bedtime Shorts: Film Festival Screening
  1. The Guest Room- Justin wants to get some sleep, but a voice from the guest room closet has him curious.
  2. Samantha- Frank focused on his next piece of art, his next great novel. An unexpected visit changes everything.
  3. Off Fleek- Teenager Emma suffers horrendous cyber bullying and her worse fears come true as the body shaming abuse she receives online begins to transform her appearance.
  4. Tickle- As a troubled woman tries to readjust to life after an abusive relationship she's thrust into being a forced object of desire for an aggressively persistent monster.
  5. Early Checkout- He thought he'd found the perfect place to stay.
  6. The Shade- A mother and daughter are preyed upon by a foreboding entity.
  7. Let Me Play-Two kids play hide and go seek.
  8. Pigmenta- A family vacation quickly escalates into a nightmare.
  9. The Guests- A young woman becomes increasingly disturbed by mysterious voicemails.
  10. Creaker- A girl wakes up at night when her bedroom door creaks open.
  11. THE DEAL-A Girl staying for one night at her friends place and her desire turns into an unexpected deal.

Saturday November 2, 2019 8:25pm - 10:20pm EDT
Room 16

9:00pm EDT

Catacomb Cabaret
Variety Show! Ages 18+

Saturday November 2, 2019 9:00pm - 10:00pm EDT
Ballroom B

10:20pm EDT

Bob Freeman: Exterminator For Hire: Film Festival Screening
Bob Freeman, a paranormal exterminator, takes a bumbling documentary crew to hunt the cult that kidnapped his father.

Saturday November 2, 2019 10:20pm - 11:55pm EDT
Room 16

11:00pm EDT

The Rocky Horror Picture Show Shadowcast
Shadowcast hosted by The Midnight Cinema

Saturday November 2, 2019 11:00pm - Sunday November 3, 2019 1:00am EDT
Ballroom B

11:55pm EDT

Artik: Film Festival Screening
On a secluded farm, a serial killer plans to train his son to be his replacement. He’s interrupted by a stranger who threatens to expose their families' terrifying secret.

Saturday November 2, 2019 11:55pm - Sunday November 3, 2019 1:30am EDT
Room 16
 
Sunday, November 3
 

11:00am EST

Creators Track Signing Table
Speakers

Sunday November 3, 2019 11:00am - 12:00pm EST
Room 14

11:00am EST

Fear and Belief
Our guests talk about religion, taboo, and how spirituality and beliefs from around the world drive our fears.


Sunday November 3, 2019 11:00am - 12:00pm EST
Room 14

11:00am EST

Bruce Campbell/Sam Raimi/Ted Raimi (Solo, Duo & Triple) Photo Ops
  • Sam Raimi (solo) $70
  • Ted Raimi (solo) $40
  • Bruce Campbell & Sam Raimi (duo) $100
  • Bruce Campbell, Sam Raimi & Ted Raimi (trio) $120


Sunday November 3, 2019 11:00am - 12:00pm EST
Room 5-6

11:00am EST

James Hong Autograph Signing
Speakers

Sunday November 3, 2019 11:00am - 3:00pm EST
East Hall

11:00am EST

Kids Zone Hours
Sunday November 3, 2019 11:00am - 4:00pm EST
East Hall

11:00am EST

11:00am EST

Tattoo Festival Hours
Sunday November 3, 2019 11:00am - 5:00pm EST
East Hall

11:00am EST

Vendor Room Hours
Sunday November 3, 2019 11:00am - 5:00pm EST
East Hall

11:15am EST

Filmmakers Lounge
The Filmmakers Lounge is a space where filmmakers, guests, and media can mingle, conduct interviews, relax, and network with other filmmakers.

Sunday November 3, 2019 11:15am - 1:15pm EST
Room 15

11:15am EST

Florida Horror Shorts Group A: Film Festival Screening
  1. Where the Heart Bleeds-Starring Alex Chamberlain. A video chat between estranged sisters is violently cut short by the appearance of their angry father.
  2. Terror Road- A young woman makes a wrong turn through a long stretch of deserted woods. You’re never truly alone on Terror Road.
  3. Huvyr- A college co-ed must overcome a software error and a pair of deranged men.
  4. Netflix and Kill- Two girls are hanging out watching Netflix when Netflix becomes sentient.
  5. Eli’s Cure 2075- In 2075 a deadly disease has wiped out half the world’s population. Eli and X must rely on artificial intelligence to save mankind.
  6. A knock at the door- A woman is harassed by an anonymous person, on the 15 year anniversary of her 6 year old daughters disappearance.
  7. Weird U - "Catch and Release"- A Zombie festival at a University is used to hide the fact actual zombies are roaming around the campus.
  8. Murdercycle- David gets what he believes is a great deal, a free motorcycle.
  9. Pillow Case-A serial killer wears a pillow case on his head.

Sunday November 3, 2019 11:15am - 1:20pm EST
Room 16

11:30am EST

Kids Trivia
Sunday November 3, 2019 11:30am - 12:00pm EST
East Hall Stage

11:30am EST

12:00pm EST

Alex Vincent w/ Chucky Photo Op
$50

Speakers

Sunday November 3, 2019 12:00pm - 12:15pm EST
Room 5-6

12:00pm EST

Creators Track Signing Table

Sunday November 3, 2019 12:00pm - 1:00pm EST
Room 14

12:00pm EST

Cult of Terror
From Transylvanian vampires to Haitian Voodoo zombies, horror has looked to locales and cultures across the globe when conjuring the mysterious, monstrous "other."  We will explore the tricky role of creating horror that conjures the exotic, while navigating 21st century cultural sensibilities.


Sunday November 3, 2019 12:00pm - 1:00pm EST
Room 14

12:00pm EST

To Hell and Back
Sareth Ney was one of Clive Barker's apprentices. Ney will share how he studied from his favorite master of horror. After the panel has ended, it will hopefully encourage those in attendance to reach dreams that were once deemed impossible. 

Sunday November 3, 2019 12:00pm - 1:00pm EST
Room 9

12:00pm EST

Friday the 13th VI Cast Q&A
THOM MATHEWS "Tommy", VINNY GUASTAFERRO "Deputy Rick", DARCY DeMOSS "Nikki" and TOM FRIDLEY 


Sunday November 3, 2019 12:00pm - 1:00pm EST
Ballroom B

12:00pm EST

12:00pm EST

12:00pm EST

Costume Contest Pre-Judging
DescriptionThis mandatory Pre-Judging Session is for entrants who have handmade their costumes and wish to compete in the Craftsmanship Category of the Costume Contest. Entrants in the Exhibition Category do not need to attend this session. You will have up to three minutes to describe how your costume was made in addition to showing the judges reference pictures and progress pictures of your costume.

Sunday November 3, 2019 12:00pm - 2:00pm EST
Room 7

12:50pm EST

Ken Foree & Michael Alcott (Duo) Photo Ops
Ken Foree & Michael Alcott (duo) $70


Sunday November 3, 2019 12:50pm - 1:05pm EST
Room 5-6

12:50pm EST

Ken Foree (solo) Photo Op
$50

Speakers

Sunday November 3, 2019 12:50pm - 1:05pm EST
Room 5-6

1:00pm EST

Women in Horror
Women are scary. We discuss their place in the horror genre: writers, characters, industry and the symbolism of female gender presentation.


Sunday November 3, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm EST
Room 14

1:00pm EST

Tony Todd Q&A
Speakers

Sunday November 3, 2019 1:00pm - 2:00pm EST
Ballroom B

1:00pm EST

Creepy Pumpkin Painting
Limited Capacity seats available

THIS IS A SEPARATE TICKETED EVENT. REGISTER AT THE LINK ABOVE

If you loved Madballs, then you will love our squishy Creepy Pumpkins.

Pick your design and learn to paint a skeleton, a mummy, or even a cyclops.
This class is fun for all ages and everything is supplied. Bring your imagination, and get ready to paint and take home your pumpkin!

Age: 5yrs and up
Max class size: 25 students

Sunday November 3, 2019 1:00pm - 3:00pm EST
Room 3-4

1:05pm EST

Friday the 13th (Group) & Thom Mathews (Solo) Photo Ops
Thom Mathews (solo) $45
Friday the 13th (group) $155


Sunday November 3, 2019 1:05pm - 1:20pm EST
Room 5-6

1:15pm EST

Doorways To Horror (Foreign Films): Film Festival Screening
A collection of independent horror short films from across the globe.
  1. Norway-Wettlaufers Widow-A loving husband descends into murderous madness. Or is it the other way around.
  2. Spain-Zombiosis-When you live with death, it's easier to lose your head than to keep the faith.
  3. Canada-Risus-Caroline, an overworked employee, is haunted by a sinister presence on a work night spent doing extra time.
  4. Mexico-I Bind You To Me-When Stephen's relationship with Liam is about to end and Liam threatens to leave, he turns to black magic in order to save it.
  5. Argentina-Wolf on the Loose, Revenge-Lobo is a fighter of clandestine boxing fights in the suburbs of Buenos Aires. Betrayed and presumed dead, seek answers and revenge.
  6. Turkey-FAIRY-The little girl’s first tooth had fallen. She would put his tooth under his pillow and wait eagerly for the Tooth Fairy at night.
  7. Japan-Lasagne for One-After her husband's funeral, a widow sits down for a microwave meal for one.
  8. Spain-Horrorscope-An schoolgirl's life unravels after an evil creature takes over her body.
  9. Indonesia-A Woman With The Cursed Veil- A cursed veil that makes a woman became a horrible creature that often takes human life.
  10. France-The Summoned-Paris, 1920. Four veterans of the Great War painfully try to recover from this dreadful experience. But for them, the horror is only beginning.

Sunday November 3, 2019 1:15pm - 3:25pm EST
Room 15

1:20pm EST

Danielle Harris (solo) Photo Op
$70

Speakers

Sunday November 3, 2019 1:20pm - 1:35pm EST
Room 5-6

1:20pm EST

Florida Horror Shorts Group B: Film Festival Screening
  1. Signal Lost- A father experiences strange phenomena that seems to revolve around his child's bedroom.
  2. A Mind Apart- When a violent episode forces Ricky to take his last pill, he is placed in a dangerous predicament of losing control to his darker half.
  3. The Woods- Three friends go into the woods.They will all be headed off to college in the morning. The woods have a different plan.
  4. Jericho Road- When his car breaks down on an old country road, a wanted murderer preys upon an elderly widow's courtesies.
  5. WITCH OWLS- South Florida 1980. Two young women search for their next victim in the bowels of the metal scene.
  6. Halloween Party- A man is at home preparing for his annual Halloween party when a woman, covered in blood, shows up at his door.

Sunday November 3, 2019 1:20pm - 3:25pm EST
Room 16

1:30pm EST

Medieval Times Code of Chivalry
Join 2 Knights of Medieval Times as they discuss their code of chivalry, and what it takes to be a Knight!

Sunday November 3, 2019 1:30pm - 2:00pm EST
East Hall Stage

1:35pm EST

Jonny Brugh Photo Op
$60

Speakers

Sunday November 3, 2019 1:35pm - 1:50pm EST
Room 5-6

2:00pm EST

Creators Track Signing Table

Sunday November 3, 2019 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST
Room 14

2:00pm EST

Anatomy of Suspense
 In which creators from multiple mediums breakdown what goes into generating fear for audiences. Be afraid.


Sunday November 3, 2019 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST
Room 14

2:00pm EST

THAT'S A W(RAP)!
THAT'S a W(RAP)! is a panel of how horror has influenced hip-hop. The artists are: Gravediggaz, Wu-Tang Clan, Insane Clown Posse, Tech N9ne, Eminem and more. It will be hosted by the Wu-Tang Clan inspired superhero and cosplayer, Wu-Man Chu. 

Sunday November 3, 2019 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST
Room 9

2:00pm EST

Bruce Campbell Q&A
Speakers

Sunday November 3, 2019 2:00pm - 3:00pm EST
Ballroom B

2:10pm EST

Clive Barker & Tony Todd (costume) Photo Op
$150

Speakers

Sunday November 3, 2019 2:10pm - 2:30pm EST
Room 5-6

2:10pm EST

2:10pm EST

3:00pm EST

Sympathy for the Devil
We love to root for the bad guy and we love good guys with problems. We discuss why audiences adore scoundrels.


Sunday November 3, 2019 3:00pm - 4:00pm EST
Room 14

3:00pm EST

3:25pm EST

La Llorona: Film Festival Screening
A man who just broke up with his girlfriend, encounters a young undead bride looking for revenge.

Sunday November 3, 2019 3:25pm - 4:00pm EST
Room 16

3:45pm EST

Reading of Scenes from Big Trouble in Little China with James Hong
Witness a special reading of scenes from Big Trouble in Little China, Kung Fu Panda and Blade Runner with James Hong!


Speakers

Sunday November 3, 2019 3:45pm - 5:00pm EST
East Hall Stage

4:00pm EST

4:00pm EST

Film Festival Awards
You’ve been watching the films all weekend. Come find out who won.

Sunday November 3, 2019 4:00pm - 5:00pm EST
Room 16

4:00pm EST

Costume Contest - Spooky Empire Official!
COSTUME CONTEST AWARDS
Best in Show: $500
Best Craftmanship: $250
Best Exhibition: $150
Best Look-Alike: $150
(x3) Judges Awards: Honorable Mentions awarded by the Judges.
Plus...People's Choice Award

Sunday November 3, 2019 4:00pm - 5:00pm EST
Ballroom B

5:00pm EST

Tattoo Awards
Entries are $10 per category.

Tattoo of the Day
Judging starts at 4:00pm.
1st, 2nd, 3rd place will be awarded.

Best in Show
Judging starts at 4:00pm.

Sunday November 3, 2019 5:00pm - 6:00pm EST
East Hall Stage
 
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