Once again booked for the Valentine's Weekend, Horror Con is for My Kinda People...The Creepy Kind ;)
No date required for attending this ghoulish event full of folks who love all that goes bump in the night.
From the spine tingling to the campy B-rated features, it is a free for all who just love a good scare, get together to talk favouite bad guys and take a run through a zombie gauntlet....wait, wha? (scroll down to learn more)
I had a great time at the first ever Horror Con in 2016 and am so happy it is returning in 2017! Mark your calendars for Feb 11 & 12th, 2017.
HORRORCON GUEST ANNOUNCEMENT was made at the end January 2017 and will be BILL MOSELEY!Film actor and musician; he has starred in a number of cult classic horror films including "House of 1000 Corpses", "Repo! The Genetic Opera" and "The Devil's Rejects".
His first big role was in "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2" as Chop Top.
On the HBO TV series "Carnivàle", Moseley had a recurring role as camp cook Possum. He has also released records with guitarist Buckethead in the band "Cornbugs", as well as featuring on the guitarist's solo work.
I do love chainsaws and will be sure to bring a few extra Chainsaw Oven Mitts with me!
Adrienne Jo Barbeau is an American actress and author best known for her roles on the TV seriesMaude (1972) and in horror films, especially those directed by John Carpenter, with whom she was once married. She was born on June 11, 1945 in Sacramento, California, the daughter of an executive for Mobil Oil.
Early on in her career, she starred in Someone’s Watching Me! (1978), The Fog (1980), Escape from New York (1981) and Swamp Thing (1982), all John Carpenter-related projects. She has collaborated with George A. Romero on occasion, such as the Stephen King-scripted Creepshow (1982) and Two Evil Eyes (1990). Her work with other horror directors includes the Wes Craven comic book monster movie Swamp Thing (1982). During the 1990s, she became best known for providing the voice of Catwoman on Batman: The Animated Series (1992).
I recommend staying tuned to the C4 Comic Con's Facebook Page or other social media channels for the latest announcements on coming attractions, but I did hear that there will be the following:
CJ Hutchinson returns with Das Zombie Productions
All the blood, zombification and gore allowed! We all know CJ from previous years of conventions - he does things up right!
Steve Roberts brings his Leatherface TExas Chainsaw Massacre booth back to the event - a great attraction for a photo-op with a horror related costume!
You wanted more Horror atmosphere - you got it! Please welcome Six Pines to the mix at this years event! http://www.sixpines.mb.ca/haunt.html
The LARP ZOMBIE GAUNTLET brought to you by Frontier LARP! https://www.facebook.com/frontierlarp/
Telltale Hearts Dark Poetry Contest:
Also - remember that massive pirate ship on Halloween in Winnipeg?? Well "Shipwreck Avenue" pulling up anchor and sailing to Horror-con as well.
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I will also be sharing all that I can as I hear it come down the gory grape vine! So you can stay tuned to my Facebook page and see what I will be making and bringing with me to Horror Con and I always love posting on Instagram while I'm out at the event, so be sure to follow along there @StellarEvolutionDesigns for the cool costumes!
Too scared to attend? Stay safe at home and just follow on social media, with the lights on and your security blanket! Wait, what's that right behind you?
Murder you later!