Monsterfest 2014 - Horror Convention at the Chesapeake Public Library

An Annual Celebration of Horror in Film and Literature!

Movie Marathon

The library will close its doors at 5pm and re-open at 7pm. Movies begin at 8pm:
"Attack of the 50 Foot Woman"
"King Kong vs. Godzilla"

Vendors & Exhibitors!

We are completely out of vendor tables! If you would like to be put on the waiting list for a table in case of cancellations, submit the Vendor Form (through SurveyMonkey) and we will confirm your waiting list status via email.

What is Monster Fest?

Monster Fest is the annual one-day horror convention held at the Chesapeake Central Library in Virginia for fans of classic horror in film and literature.

Attack of the 50 Foot Monster Fest!
Monster Fest 11 will be held on Saturday, October 4, 2014.
Doors open at 10:00am.

Begun in 2003 by Rob Floyd and artist Clayton Sayre, Monster Fest is a day of vendors, panel discussions, special guests, a costume contest, live music, trick-or-treating for all kids in costume, and a horror movie marathon!

All community-minded boils and ghouls should bring a donation for the FoodBank of Southeastern Virginia!

This event is 100% FREE and open to the public!

Thank You to our Spooky SPONSOR

Nightmare Mansion

2014 Schedule of Events


11 AM - Giant Monsters of the 50's, 60's and 70's
Presented by Rob Floyd

NOON - Special Sneak Peek at Dillzilla: Titan of Terror!
Presented by Elizabeth Pasiecznyy of Pickleman Productions

2 PM - Godzilla 2014 Roundtable Discussion
Presented by Tony Mercer

3 PM - I Know I Saw That Monster Battle Before: The Many, Many Giant Monster Movies Using Footage from "One Million BC"
Presented by Debbie Painter


11 AM - More Spooky Classic Cartoons
Presented by Michael Joyner

2 PM - Period Costumes for Halloween
Presented by Rick Baer

3 PM - Size Matters!
Presented by Josh Watson & Craig Eckrich


1PM - Horror Costume Contest
Child and Adult categories


11 AM - How Dark is Dark in Writing a Good Horror Story?
Moderator: Pamela K. Kinney

Event Location

Chesapeake Central Library
298 Cedar Road, Chesapeake, VA 23322
(757) 410-7100

Get Directions from Google Maps

Ghosts of Monster Fest Past

2014 Guests, Vendors and Exhibitors

Apple of my Eye Creations
Apryl Crowell
Baine Kelly, Author
Bloke's Terrible Tomb of Terror
Bobby Gammonster, Internet Horror Host
BP Signs
Brenda Heuneman
Buckaroo Magpie
Chesapeake Parks & Recreation & Tourism
Count Gore de Vol
Daniele Lanzarotta & Natalie Star, Authors
Dark Diversions
David Hosek
Debbie Painter, Author
Doctor Madblood
Fishnet Inc.
Fuzz and Stuffing Puppets
Gothic Charms

Horror Drive-in
Jim Bernheimer
Kristopher Rufty, Author
Laura Inglis
Manos Publishing
Mr. Lobo and Dixie
Nancy Collins, Current Author of Vampirella
Nightmare Mansion
Nightmares Toy & Collectibles
Off Hand Gallery
Other Realms Modeling
Pamela K. Kinney, Author
Paranormal Science & Investigations
Pickleman Productions
Pinup Vixen Beads
Primal Paper Comics

Ripping It Down
Ronald Malfi, Author
Scary Monsters Magazine
Silent Orchid Studio
Spirited History
The Lacy Twins, Freelance Artists
The Leather Imp
Tidewater Comicon
Tidewater Paranormal
Tina Glasneck
Tony Jones
Tony Ruggeiro, Author
Trilogy Comics
USS Powhatan Star Trek Fan Club
Valancourt Books
Virginia Production Alliance
Whimsy by Grace Gemini
Zenos Comics
...and The Cemetery Boys, performing all day!

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