What is it about a good old-fashioned scare that keeps fans returning to horror movies, seasonal theme park events and horror themed television shows? Is it the heart-pounding euphoria one experiences after an unearthly creature leaps onto the silver screen? Or the appreciation of the craftsmanship that is displayed in monster make-up and special effects. If you’re looking for an immersive monster and horror experience, Monsterpalooza has EXACTLY what you’re looking for!
Monsterpalooza boasts a monstrous artist and vendors showroom selling themed artwork, merchandise and that hard to find collectible. You’ll also find great make-up demos and hoards of the undead walking the convention floor willing to take a photo with fellow attendees. For the vampire in you, there is an after-party in the main theatre starting at 7:30 pm on Saturday night celebrating the work of 7 time Oscar winning make legend Rick Baker. With a live band, two bars and free admission (With a Monsterpalooza wristband) this is sure to be a blood-curdling good time!
In addition to a packed showroom, autograph seekers will howl with delight with this years celebrity line up. In attendance this year will be Pam Grier (Jackie Brown, Coffy), Danny Trejo (Machete, From Dusk Till Dawn), Paul Sorvino (Goodfellas, Rocketeer), Tobin Bell (Saw series, X Files) and, Cassandra Peterson (Elvira Mistress of the Dark) just to name a few. The celebrities in attendance are always ready to greet fans and sign your treasured collectible. For a complete list of celebrities in attendance click right here.
Monsterpalooza will be at the Pasadena Convention Center April 13-15 with tickets available at the door. We strongly suggest you buy your tickets in advance, we can’t stress this enough! If you’ve never been to this event, definitely put this on your to-do list! We’ll see you in Pasadena!
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