Upcoming events

July 13th – July 15th / G-fest / Rosemont, Il. /The largest annual gathering of Godzilla and Japanese monster fans in the world. This event includes The Beast From 20,000 Fathoms, Gorgo, Gammera The Invincible and several Godzilla movies. There will also be appearances by Akira Takarada and Bin Furuya. For more information go to:  http://www.g-fan.com/html/gfest_xix/gfest_xix.php

July 14th-15th / Con 9 From Outer Space / Melbourne, Australia / Movies being shown at this convention include The Monster of Phantom Lake and Attack of the Moon Zombies along with several Science fiction and Horror movies from the 50’s and 60’s. For more information go to: www.con9fromouterspace.com

 July 26th – 28th / Eastern State 2012 Scared Straight /Philadelphia, PA. / This is a ghost hunting event where participants will be allowed to go on a ghost hunt with professional ghost hunters. There will also be ghost hunting workshops and lectures by several paranormal researchers such as Jeff Belanger, Dave Schrader, George Noory and many others. For more information go to: http://www.darknessradio.com/TRIPS/easternstate2012/index.html

August 8th-12th / Flashback Weekend / Chicago, Il. / Chicago’s longest running horror convention includes appearances by John Carpenter, Jeffrey Combs, Ken Foree, Kane Hodder and Tony Todd. There will also be a zombie pinup beauty pageant, a costume contest, a dealers room and a special 30th anniversary showing of The Thing. For more information go to www.flashbackweekend.com.

August 10th and 11th / Michigan ParaCon / Sault Ste. Marie, Mi. / Upper Michigan’s 3rd annual paranormal convention includes lectures from Ursula Bielski author of Haunted Chicago 1, 2, and 3 , John and Chris Zaffis from the Syfy show The Haunted Collector and Kris Williams and Amy Bruni from Syfy channel’s Ghost Hunters. There will also be several ghost tours and other presentations from people in the paranormal community. For more information go to: miparacon.com

Horror Events July / August

August 5th / Club Sin: Lust / Montreal Quebec / This is the Montreal Fetish weekend pre launch party. The theme is lust and sins. The evening will include the feathers and fantasy burlesque show, a performance from the singing swinging dollies and music from Miss Lydie and Kommandant. You will also have the chance to win gift certificates from CRUELLA and tickets to Fetish weekend taking place from August 30th to September 5th. For more information go to clubsin.ca.

August 12th – 14th / Flashback Weekend / Chicago Ill. / This is a horror movie convention that includes showings of movies by Chicago area horror filmmakers along with appearances by Robert Englund and Doug Bradley. There will also be a costume contest, a zombie pinup beauty pageant, a performance by the Flaming Dames which is a horror themed burlesque show and much much more. For more information go to flashbackweekend.com.   

August 12 – 14th / Kreepfest / Harrisonville Mo. / This is a gathering of halloween enthusiasts and home and pro haunters. Some of the events will include a zombie prom, prop making and make up demonstrations and a hearse rally.  For more information go to kreepfest.kk5.org.

August 5th / I love industrial 4/ Philadelphia PA / Industrial music fest at the Starlight Ballroom at 8pm. Some of the bands performing are FGFC820, Gravitator,  Deathwatch Asia and many more. For more information go to www.iloveindustrial.com.

July 30th / Underground Nation Militant EBM Industrial Edition / Liege Belgium/Industrial, Goth and fetish show featuring Ethan Fawkes, Mono Electronic Density, IC 434 and much more. For more information go to:   www.facebook.com/pages/Underground-Nation-Militant/198434086840393