Catch the Wave

On September 21-23, 2018, horror stars are heading for the east coast to the New Jersey Horror Con and Film Festival. The convention will be held at the Showboat Atlantic City Hotel, 801 Boardwalk in Atlantic City, NJ.

Guests include Cassandra Peterson (Elvira Mistress of the Dark), Linda Blair (The Exorcist), Dee Snider (Twisted Sister), William Daniels (Knight Rider), Dana Delorenzo, Ted Raimi, and Lindsay Farris (Ash vs. Evil Dead), Doyle Von Frankenstein (Misfits), Bam Margera (Viva La Bam), Edward Furlong (Terminator 2: Judgement Day), Scout Taylor-Compton (Rob Zombie’s Halloween), Tony Moran (Halloween), Rudy Sarzo (Quiet Riot), Lita Ford (The Runaways), Seth Gilliam and Kerry Cahill (The Walking Dead), Cerina Vincent (Cabin Fever), Tiffany Shepis (Victor Crowley), Marky Ramone (The Ramones), Scott Hall and Kevin Nash (pro wrestlers), Danny Lloyd (The Shining), Zack Ward (Freddy vs. Jason), William Katt (The Greatest American Hero), Bob Elmore (The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Part 2), and several others. There will also be a Friday the 13th reunion with Adrienne King, Ari Lehman, Ron Millkie, Amy Steel, Harry Manfredini, and John Carl Buechler.

Special photo ops with celebrity guests include Elvira in-costume on her set, William Daniels with K.I.T.T., and Friday the 13th group photo with the Camp Crystal Lake sign. Famous vehicles like the A-Team van, Jurassic Park Jeep, and Ecto-1 from Ghostbusters will also be at the con.

The film festival will take place all weekend, including Q&As, and some with introductions from the filmmakers.

Single day tickets are $30 and three-day passes are $75. The con runs Friday from 5 PM to 11 PM, Saturday 10 AM to 7 PM, and Sunday 10 AM to 5 PM.

More on the con can be found at newjerseyhorrorcon.com.