Flashback Weekend will take place at the The Midway Drive-In in Sterling, Illinois. Flashback Weekend is Chicago’s longest-running Horror Convention.
September 10-11, 2010
The Midway Drive-In
91 Palmyra Road
Sterling, IL 61081-9623
Located in northern Illinois between Dixon and Sterling, (a two hour drive from Chicago), the Midway Drive-In is home to the oldest Drive-In screen in Illinois.
Films and Schedules
Friday, September 10th
courtesy of Charles Band and Full Moon Entertainment.
Details: Charles Band will also be appearing on Friday night when he will introduce his production of Dolls (1987).
Saturday, September 11th
My Name Is Bruce, Evil Dead (restored 35mm print courtesy of Grindhouse Releasing), Evil Dead 2, Army of Darkness
Details: Grindhouse Releasing is presenting a nationwide 35mm theatrical re-release of Sam Raimi’s Evil Dead and is giving it a big screen outdoor presentation at the Midway Drive-In. The newly restored print of the film will be shown Saturday Sept. 11 on the giant 90 foot wide Midway screen along with Evil Dead II and Army of Darkness.
Celebrity Appearances and Events
Bruce Campbell appear on Saturday, September 11th, and will be signing autographs, conducting a Q&A and introducing a big screen presentation of his film My Name Is Bruce. The complete Evil Dead trilogy will also be shown on a 90 foot wide screen.
Also appearing will be Charles Band and his Full Moon Roadshow. Charles Band released many cult classics at Drive-Ins during the 70’s and 80’s.
Horror collectibles and memorabilia dealers will be set up. Food and snacks will be available.
“Meet Bruce” Package
Meet Bruce Campbell, get his autograph and take a photo with him (on your camera). This package also includes the Midway Drive-In movie showings on Friday Sept. 10 and Saturday Sept. 11, Bruce’s Q & A Saturday evening, admission to the afternoon Horror Flea Market, and the Charles Band Full Moon Roadshow.
Advance discount price $55.00 (plus a $3.00 service fee) = $58.00
Includes all Midway Drive-In movie showings on Friday Sept. 10 and Saturday Sept. 11, Bruce’s Q & A Saturday evening, admission to the afternoon Horror Flea Market, the Charles Band Full Moon Roadshow. Autographs not included.
Advance discount price $30.00 (plus a $2.00 service fee) = $32.00 total
Extra Bruce Campbell Autographs
If you would like to have Bruce sign additional items, you may purchase additional Bruce Campbell autograph tickets (up to four additional autographs per person) via paypal at $25.00 per autograph (plus a $1.00 service fee). This option is available for those who purchase the MEET BRUCE package or the Weekend Pass.
Additional Bruce autograph tickets $25.00 (plus $1.00 service fee) = $26.00
Purchase Tickets Here (using PayPal)
You may order tickets by phone.
call (847) 478-0119 between 12:30PM-7:00PM Central Standard Time. Visa/Mastercard accepted.
Single day tickets will be on sale at the door (based on availability)
Visit the official site for updates or call 847 478 0119.