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The Horror Fests and Cons Database is a free resource for independent filmmakers and fans alike.

Looking for a place to screen your backyard masterpiece? Want to get an autograph from your favorite cinematic boogeyman? Consult the database to find a celebration of the macabre in your area.

Remember, information listed here is subject to change. Be sure to check each event’s official website for up-to-date info.


Kirk von Hammett’s Fear FestEvil – San Jose,CA – April 10-12, 2015


Kirk Von Hammett’s Fear FestEVIL. A horror and music fest curated personally by Kirk Von Hammett.

Kirk’s love of horror spawned a legendary collection of horror memorabilia he has amassed over the years, which he shared with the world in “Too Much Horror Business”.

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Kirk on TMHB – “This is my gift to all the other horror nerds out there who are just like me,” says Kirk, “it’s been made with great love for all the many characters and movies which guided me through childhood, into adulthood and which still keep me on track today.”

Stanley Film Festival - Estes Park, Colorado - April 30-May 3, 2015


The Stanley Film Festival showcases classic and contemporary independent horror cinema all set at the haunted and historic Stanley Hotel in beautiful Estes Park, Colorado. The Festival presents emerging and established filmmakers enabling the industry and general public to experience the power of storytelling through genre cinema. Founded in 2013 by The Stanley Hotel to celebrate the property’s iconic Hollywood heritage, the four-day event showcases filmmakers latest works, Q&A discussions, industry panels, the “Stanley Dean’s Cup” student film competition, and special events for cinema insiders, enthusiasts, and fellow artists.

Saturday Nightmares Groovie Horror Event - Jersey City, NJ - May 2, 2015


May 2, 2015
Landmark Loew’s Theatre
Jersey City, NJ
54 Journal Square Plaza

Just minutes from Manhattan!

Bringing the old-fashioned Horror Con back from the dead!

Event Description (include film screenings or special events):
Vendors, FX Artists, zombie walk, costume contest, “Dawn of the Dead”
movie screening, costume party, Live DJ, cash bar and more!

Tickets and vendor space on sale now.


Dead North Film Festival - Yellowknife, NT, Canada - March 17-18, 2015


aRTLeSS Collective presents DEAD NORTH, a pan-territorial genre film festival unlike any other in the world. As many as 20 brand new sci-fi, horror and fantasy short films will premiere at these events. All films were entirely produced from scratch over the course of two months in the most brutally cold time of year by professional and aspiring filmmakers from the NWT, Yukon and Nunavut.

Crypticon Kansas City - August 21-23, 2015 - Kansas City, Missouri


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