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"
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.
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.
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!
PANEL ROOM #1
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
PANEL ROOM #2
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
PANEL ROOM #3
1PM - Horror Costume Contest
Child and Adult categories
BAY WINDOW AREA
11 AM - How Dark is Dark in Writing a Good Horror Story?
Moderator: Pamela K. Kinney
Apple of my Eye Creations
Baine Kelly, Author
Bloke's Terrible Tomb of Terror
Bobby Gammonster, Internet Horror Host
Chesapeake Parks & Recreation & Tourism
Count Gore de Vol
Daniele Lanzarotta & Natalie Star, Authors
Debbie Painter, Author
Fuzz and Stuffing Puppets
Kristopher Rufty, Author
Mr. Lobo and Dixie
Nancy Collins, Current Author of Vampirella
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
The Lacy Twins, Freelance Artists
The Leather Imp
Tony Ruggeiro, Author
USS Powhatan Star Trek Fan Club
Virginia Production Alliance
Whimsy by Grace Gemini
...and The Cemetery Boys, performing in front of the library all day!
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