Horror fans rejoice! There’s a convention coming to Los Angeles (Burbank, to be exact) that has your name written all over it. ‘Son of Monsterpalooza’ will take place the weekend of September 13-15 at The Marriott Burbank Convention Center & Hotel. You can purchase tickets HERE.
What exactly is ‘Son of Monsterpalooza’ you ask? It’s described as this on the website: After a successful trial run on the East Coast in 2008, Monsterpalooza made its West Coast debut in 2009. Ever since, Monsterpalooza has become internationally known as the place to be for fans and professionals of film, makeup, special effects, collectible toys, art and monsters! With increased demand for more monstrous Monsterpalooza fun, the offshoot even, Son of Monsterpalooza, was born in 2012 to fill the fall void for monster lovers and fans of Monsterpalooza’s past!
Basically, a whole lot of horror and monster goodness! The event will showcase over 150 vendors, celebrity guests, presentations, special exhibits, a costume contest & more!
Here are some of the exciting celebrity guests already confirmed. But note there are SO MANY MORE on listed on their website, which you can check out here: http://www.monsterpalooza.com/fall/guests.html
As far as conventions go, ‘Son of Monsterpalooza’ looks pretty damn promising for horror fans. Be sure to grab your tickets before they sell out here: http://www.monsterpalooza.com/fall/tickets.html