Friday

Shock Rock Friday

Clyde Theater

1808 Bluffton Rd.

Fort Wayne, In 46809

First Jason, Lurking Corpses, Urn, B Movie Monsters, Creep, Vampire Circus

Time: 4:00 PM-7:00 PM

VIP Dinner

Main Hallway Grand Wayne Convention Center

Time: 8:00 PM-10:00 PM

*Some Stars May Not Be in Attendance.*

Saturday

Film Festival

Time: 1:00 PM – 1:30 PM

Runtime: 23 Minutes 51 Seconds

Time: 2:00 PM-3:15 PM

Runtime: 1 Hour 12 Minutes

Time: 3:30 PM-4:00 PM

Runtime: 23 Minutes 51 Seconds

Time: 4:00 PM-5:35 PM

Runtime: 1 Hour 34 Minutes

Avoiding Misadventures with Good Research

Summary: Have you ever wanted to go ghost hunting in a new place or do urban exploration or legend tripping? What to avoid mistakes and enjoy your adventure. Come learn why it’s worth the time to do your research. 

Speaker: Shetan Noir

Ballroom: C

Time: 11:00 AM-Noon

Ghostbusters Q & A

Summary: The cast of the Ghostbusters answer questions from the audience and discuss their experiences with the film.

Speaker: Ernie Hudson

Ballroom: B

Time: Noon-1:00 PM

Horror and Why We Love Being Scared!

Summary: Panel with actors from The Walking Dead, Land of the Dead and many more famous films.

Speaker: Panel

Ballroom: B

Time: 1:00 PM-2:00 PM

What's Vlad Got to do with it?

Summary: A talk on Dracula by Bram Stoker

Speaker: Dacre Stoker

Ballroom: B

Time: 2:00 PM-3:00 PM

Stoker on Stoker

Summary: The descendant of Bram Stoker discusses the life, history and legend of his infamous ancestor.

Speaker: Dacre Stoker

Ballroom: B

Time: 3:00 PM-4:00 PM

Victoria Price and Sara Karloff

Summary: Daughters of the infamous Boris Karloff and Vincent Price discuss their father’s contributions to the horror industry. Including what it was like to grow up as the daughters of iconic horror film actors.

Speaker: Victoria Price and Sara Karloff

Ballroom: B

Time: 4:00 PM-5:00 PM

Cultivating Extraordinary Awareness

Summary: Discover your natural intuitive strengths and learn how to tap into them.

Speaker: Tonya Madia

Ballroom: D

Time: 4:00 PM-5:00 PM

Over the Edge: My Journey into Light and Dark

Summary: Tales from a psychic medium of her travels into the light and dark realms of the spirit the world.

Speaker: Exie Smith

Ballroom: C

Time: 5:00 PM-6:00 PM

Paranormal Cryptozoology

Summary: A demonstration of how crypto-creatures are similar if not the same as Paranormal beings.

Speaker: Frank J. Bennett

Ballroom: D

Time: 5:00 PM-6:00 PM

The Art and Craft of Modern Investigation

Summary: Based on a two-year investigation of the Webb Memorial Library, the audience will learn about investigative techniques, including psychic mediumship, energy measuring and ghost communicating/recording equipment and more.

Speaker: Joey Madia and Tonya Madia

Ballroom: C

Time: 6:00 PM-7:00 PM

20 to Life: My Paranormal Journey

Summary: Daughters of the infamous Boris Karloff and Vincent Price discuss their father’s contributions to the horror industry. Including what it was like to grow up as the daughters of iconic horror film actors.

Speaker: Victoria Price and Sara Karloff

Ballroom: D

Time: 4:00 PM-5:00 PM

Masqurade Ball

Ballroom: All Ballrooms Combined at The Grand Wayne Center

Time: 8:00 PM-11:00 PM

Sunday

Film Festival

Ghosts and Legends of the Stage Coach

Time: 60 Minutes

Runtime: 1:00 PM-2:00 PM

Time: 2:00 PM-3:00 PM

Runtime: 60 Minutes

Time: 3:00 PM-4:30 PM

Runtime: 1 Hour 30 Minutes

Time: 4:30 PM-5:35 PM

Runtime: 25 Minutes

Zombie Walk 5:30 PM-6:30 PM

The Feminist Horror Film

Summary: A discussion of the new genre of horror films including strong female roles and the ways in which they have begun to tackle the burgeoning sexuality, adulthood, motherhood and grief. Films to be discusses include: It Follows, The Strangers, Raw, The Babadock, and Hereditary.

Speaker: Valerie Hyatt

Ballroom: D

Time: 11:00 AM-Noon

History and Lore of Demon Pazuzu

Summary: The history and lore of the Assyrian demon Pazuzu and the film the Exorcist. 

Speaker: Michael W. Ford

Ballroom: B

Time: 11:00 AM-Noon

FX Talk

Summary: SFX Make Up Specialist discuss their craft, films they have worked on and Cleve’s talks about his time as a creature creator.

Speaker: R.J.Haddy, Cleve Hall and Jim O’Rear

Ballroom: D

Time: Noon-1:00 PM

Scary Critters: Fact or Fiction

Summary: A discussion of several fictional critters, the myths behind them and the reasons we are so afraid of them.

Speaker: Dani Dracanea & Ragnar Dracanea

Ballroom: B

Time: Noon-1:00 PM

Horror Author Panel

Summary: A Q & A with several experienced horror authors.

Speaker: Panel

Ballroom: B

Time: 1:00 PM-2:00 PM

Bump in the Night: Paranormal Q & A

Summary: Television stars and Authors from the Paranormal community discuss their experiences, careers and answer questions on the topic.

Speaker: Panel

Ballroom: B

Time: 2:00 PM-3:00 PM

Exploring the Paranormal with GEEKS Paranormal

Summary: Listen to GEEKS paranormal tell stories of paranormal events and the funny things they have encountered. Interact with them, laugh with them.

Speaker: GEEKS Paranormal

Ballroom: C

Time: 2:00 PM-3:00 PM

Hocey Pocey: Trial of the Witches Exploring the Paranormal with Geeks Paranormal

Summary: A re-enactment of the classic movie “Hocus Pocus” but they came back now as zombie witches, complete with song and dance. Then a brief history of the Salem Witch Trials.

Speaker: Scott Sukel

Ballroom: C

Time: 3:00 PM-4:00 PM

Serial Killers and Why We Love Them

Summary: An in depth discussion of our fascination with serial killers.

Speaker: Jeff Mudgett & Brian L. Ward

Ballroom: D

Time: 3:00 PM-4:00 PM

Trancendence

Summary: One of the few true protégés of the legendary Ed & Lorraine Warren discusses what it was like to meet, join and work alongside the Warrens, the details of his own psychic encounters. Including his first hand research and experience of the paranormal, why it occurs to some people and not others and how to expand your awareness. And much more.

Speaker: Scott Sukel

Ballroom: C

Time: 4:00 PM-5:00 PM