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October 2017 Events

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SHRIEKFEST
OCTOBER 5 - 8, 2017
Los Angeles, California
Raleigh Studios


An "international festival and screenplay competition
dedicated to getting horror/thriller/sci-fi/fantasy filmmakers and
screenwriters the recognition they deserve."



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SCARE-A-CON
OCTOBER 6 - 8, 2017
Verona, New York
Turning Stone Resort & Casino


Horror/sci-fi/paranormal convention & film festival featuring
celebrities, vendors, parties & more.



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H.P. LOVECRAFT FILM FESTIVAL AND CTHULHUCON
OCTOBER 6 - 8, 2017
Portland, Oregon
Hollywood Theatre


"Promotes the works of H.P. Lovecraft, literary horror, and weird
tales through cinematic adaptations by professional and amateur
filmmakers, panel discussions, author readings, gaming, art, and
sometimes live music."



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SCREAMFEST HORROR FILM FESTIVAL
OCTOBER 10 - 19, 2017
Los Angeles, California
TCL Chinese 6 Theaters


"The largest and longest running horror film festival in the United
States" showcasing independent horror filmmakers.



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IDAHO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL
OCTOBER 12 - 14, 2017
Boise, Idaho
Egyptian Theater


A non-profit festival shining a spotlight on Idaho’s burgeoning
filmmaking community while showcasing the very latest in
horror films from around the globe.



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ROCK AND SHOCK
OCTOBER 13 - 15, 2017
Worcester, Massachussetts
DCU Center and Worcester Palladium


Music and Horror collide for one massive event. Bands & celebrity
guests TBA.



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TELLURIDE HORROR SHOW
OCTOBER 13 - 15, 2017
Telluride, Colorado
Sheridan Opera House and Nugget Theatre


The latest horror, fantasy, and sci-fi films screening an average of
20 feature films and 30+ short films, plus hosts special programs,
guests, and events.



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FRIGHT NIGHT HORROR WEEKEND
OCTOBER 13 - 16, 2017
Hurstbourne, Kentucky
Holiday Inn Hotel and Convention


Annual Horror convention / Film festival combo with celebrities,
vendors and more. Guests including Lita Ford and more TBA.



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HALLOWEENAPALOOZA
OCTOBER 14, 2017
Ottumwa, Iowa
Hotel Ottumwa, 107 E. 2nd St.


Vendors, special guests (including John Franklin and Courtney
Gaines from Children of the Corn), a horror film festival,
costume contest, live bands, and more.



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BRISTOL HORROR CON
OCTOBER 14, 20176
Bristol, UK
Doubletree by Hilton


"Celebrate horror in all it's forms with guests, panels, traders,
an SFX workshop, cosplay competition, short films, readings
and more."



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SINISTER CREATURE CON
OCTOBER 14 - 15, 2017
Sacramento, California
Scottish Rite Center, 6151 H St.


Celebrates the art and artists within horror culture such as makeup
artists, fabricators, character designers. mask makers, & more.
Guests include Ted Raimi, Uwe Boll and many more.



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SHOCK AROUND THE CLOCK
OCTOBER 14 - 15, 2017
Columbus, Ohio


A 24 Hour horror movie marathon with classic and independent
films, trailers, contests and more.



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NIGHTMARES FILM FESTIVAL
OCTOBER 19 - 22, 2017
Columbus, Ohio
Gateway Film Center


"World-class screening facilities. Top-notch films. Filmmakers and
fans being shocked and celebrated together. Nightmare Film
Festival is a prestige festival and part of advancing horror
filmmaking around the world."



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LIVING DEAD WEEKEND
OCTOBER 20 - 22, 2017
Evans City, Pennsylvania
EDCO Park and The Living Dead Museum on Main Street


Movie Screenings, Film Location Tours, Celebrity Appearances,
Community Events and much more.



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KNOXVILLE HORROR FILM FEST
OCTOBER 20 - 22, 2017
Knoxville, Tennessee
Regal Cinemas Downtown West


Annual film fest screening international movies, shorts, and
trailers with giveaways, and special events. Ten features
including House (or Hausu from 1977), Better Watch Out and
Blade of the Immortal (the 100th film by Takashi Miike).



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ATLANTA HORROR FILM FESTIVAL
OCTOBER 20 - 22, 2017
Atlanta, Georgia
Plaza Theatre


"Dedicated to showcasing films from the world's most talented
filmmakers, packed with award-winning films from every
corner of the earth."



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HORRIFIC FILM FEST
OCTOBER 20 - 22, 2017
San Antonio, Texas
Courtyard Marriott, Sea World Westover Hill 151


Independent film festival with screenings, filmmakers, celebrities
including David Naughton & Felissa Rose, vendors, and special events.



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NECRONOMICON
OCTOBER 20 - 22, 2017
Tampa, Florida
Holiday Inn Tampa Westsore.


Florida's Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Convention.

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NEW YORK CITY HORROR FILM FESTIVAL
OCTOBER 27 - 29, 2017
New York, New York
Cinepolis Chelsea


"America's largest and most recognized genre film festival". Since
2002, the festival celebrates both horror classics and modern
horror films & filmmakers. Special screenings, parties, celebrity
guests and giveaways.



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FEAR CON
OCTOBER 27 - 28, 2017
Salt Lake City, Utah
Salt Place Convention Center


An event for all things Halloween, horror, and the fantastical
with a focus on live, interactive entertainment throughout
the entire show.



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SPOOKY EMPIRE'S ULTIMATE HORROR WEEKEND
OCTOBER 27 - 29, 2017
Orlando, Florida
Hyatt Regency Orlando


One of the largest horror cons in the U.S. Celebrities, vendors,
tattoo artists, events and more. Guests to be announced.



WEBSITE

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CHILLER THEATRE
OCTOBER 27 - 29, 2017
Parsippany, New Jersey
Hilton Parsippany


Huge number of guests every time at this convention (horror plus
pop culture). Guests including A Nightmare on Elm St. 3,
Creepshow 2 and The Burning reunions.



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FULL MOON TATTOO & HORROR FESTIVAL
OCTOBER 27 - 29, 2017
Nashville, Tennessee
Hotel Preston and Full Moon Cineplex


16th annual Tattoo, Horror and Film Festival. Guests will include
Sid Haig, Kane Hodder, Dee Wallace, Caroline Williams (Texas
Chainsaw 2), Tyler Mane and Tony Moran.



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FAMOUS MONSTERS HALLOWEEN CONVENTION
OCTOBER 27 - 29, 2017
San Jose, California
Hilton San Jose


A ton of Halloween activities, vendors and a big celebrity guest list
including Doug Bradley, Malcolm McDowell, Adrienne Barbeau, Ricou
Browning, Jeffrey Combs and more.



WEBSITE

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ROCKULA ROCK AND ROLL AND HORROR EXPO
OCTOBER 27 - 29, 2017
San Antonio, Texas
Wyndham San Antonio Riverwalk


First year convention with some great guests including Tony Todd,
Butch Patrick, Pat Priest, Marky Ramone, David Naughton, Michael
Berryman and more.



WEBSITE

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SIN CITY HORROR FEST
OCTOBER 27 - 29, 2017
Las Vegas, Nevada
Eclipse Luxury Theaters


A film festival for independent horror filmmakers to showcase
and celebrate their work.



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WALKER STALKER CON
OCTOBER 27 - 29, 2017
Atlanta, Georgia
Georgia World Congress Center


A convention with about every "The Walking Dead" guest you can think
of plus other zombie related guests.



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