ScareFest 2018

If you are into horror/thriller/slasher/sci-fi movies or anything paranormal, you need to check out ScareFest Celebrities, Horror Fandom & Halloween Expo.  This year will be the 11th year for this fabulous convention , which is the premier convention based on horror and paranormal.  It will be held at the Lexington Convention Center in Lexington, KY, on September 14-16, 2018. 

At this time there are still VIP tickets available; $600 for Platinum which includes a 2-night stay at the Hyatt Regency and $100 for Golden tickets.  Other ticket prices range  from $55 for a 3-day pass to $20-$25 for a single day.  For more information on tickets, click here.

Some of the guests include:

  • Tobin Bell – Saw
  • Shawnee Smith – Saw
  • Costas Mandylor – Saw
  • Meg Foster – He-Man
  • Joe Bob Briggs – Monstervision
  • Kane Hodder – Friday the 13th
  • R. A. Mihailoff – Texas Chainsaw Massacre
  • Robert Mukes – House of 1000 Corpes
  • Eileen Dietz – Halloween
  • Victoria Price – daughter of legend Vincent Price
  • Tennessee Wraith Chasers
  • Ghost Brothers
  • Chip Coffey – psychic
  • Hollywood Ghost Hunters

On Friday night, September 14, there will be a VIP party.  This will be for the people who have the Platinum and Golden tickets.  You will get to mingle with some of the celebrities attending.  A costume ball will be held on Saturday night, September 15, for all ticket holders.

There is never a dull moment at ScareFest.  You will see oodles of cosplayers, and have your picture made with them if you like.  All weekend long there will be seminars on a really diverse array of subjects.  Most, if not all, the stars will have Q&As you can attend.

Do you like to shop?  There are lots of vendors to visit, and the selections range from fanciful to the spooky.  There will even be booths for your sweet tooth.

For more information about the celebrities attending, schedules for seminars and/or Q&As, tickets, etc., visit  I know from personal experience you will have a blast.