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. Stay tuned for the list of films!


If you would like to host a panel or give a presentation, you MUST fill out our Panel Suggestion Form (through SurveyMonkey). While we welcome all submissions, panels that fit the theme (Attack of the 50 Foot Monster Fest!) will be given first consideration.

Vendors & Exhibitors!

We are completely out of vendor tables! If you would like to be put on the waiting list for a vendor table in case we have any cancellations, please 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!

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

Just another spook-tacular service of your Chesapeake Central Library!

Event Location

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

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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
Nancy Collins, Current Author of Vampirella
Nightmare Mansion
Nightmares Toy & Collectibles
Off Hand Gallery
Other Realms Modeling
Pamela K. Kinney, Author
Paranormal Science & Investigations
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 listen to the graveyard rock of
The Cemetery Boys, performing in front of the library throughout the day!

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