Catch the Wave

The first 2020 installment of New Jersey’s Monster-Mania Con will be held on March 13-15. The show will return to its home at the Crowne Plaza Philadelphia-Cherry Hill, 2349 W. Marlton Pike, Cherry Hill, NJ.

Guests include Sam Raimi (writer-director The Evil Dead), David Harbour and Alec Utgoff (Stranger Things), Sting (pro wrestler), Danny Trejo (Machete), Jackie Earle Haley (Watchmen), Richard Brake (3 From Hell), and Kyliegh Curran (Doctor Sleep).

There will be a Child’s Play reunion with stars Brad Dourif, Catherine Hicks, Chris Sarandon, Alex Vincent, and Fiona Dourif. They will also host a Friday the 13th series reunion with directors Sean S. Cunningham and Steve Miner, Jason actors Kane Hodder and C.J. Graham, and final girl Amy Steel. Hodder and Graham will also do in-costume photo ops.

The autograph and dealer rooms are open Friday 5 PM to 10 PM, Saturday 10 AM to 6 PM (autographs) and 7 PM (dealer rooms), and Sunday 10 AM to 5 PM. Film and event hours are Friday 5 PM to 2 AM, Saturday 10 AM to 2 AM, and Sunday 10 AM to 5 PM.

The VIP pass is $150, advance weekend pass is $60 and single day passes are $25.

Tickets and additional show details can be found at monstermania.net.