Spooky Empire Ultimate Horror Weekend 2013 will be at the DoubleTree hotel at Universal, Orlando, FL. This long-running horror convention in central Florida features celebrity guests, Q&A’s, vendor rooms, panels, parties, live bands, and more.
October 25 – October 27, 2013
Official Hours for Spooky Empire Ultimate Horror Weekend 2013
Friday: 5pm – 11pm
Saturday: 11am – 8pm
Sunday: 11am – 5pm
The DoubleTree By Hilton at Universal
5780 Major Blvd.
Orlando, FL 32819
If you are staying at the DoubleTree, you can get a special rate of $99/night if you mention “Spooky Empire” when booking your room. (Book early!) Call 800-327-2110 to reserve.
George Romero (Night of the Living Dead, Dawn of the Dead, Day Of The Dead, The Crazies)
The Original Texas Chain Saw Massacre Cast Reunion: Gunnar Hansen, Marilyn Burns, Edwin Neal, Teri McMinn, Allen Danziger, William Vail, Ed Guinn
The People Under the Stairs Cast Reunion: Brandon Adams, Sean Whalen, Yan Birch
Patricia Quinn (The Rocky Horror Picture Show)
Doug Bradley (Hellraiser, Hellraiser 2, Hellraiser 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8), Danielle Harris (Halloween IV, Halloween 5, Halloween (2007), The Victim, Hatchet II, Hatchet III), Kane Hodder (Friday the 13th Part 7, Friday the 13th Part 8, Jason Goes to Hell, Jason X, Hatchet, Hatchet II, Hatchet III), Ricou Browning (Creature From the Black Lagoon), Julie Adams (Creature From the Black Lagoon), Dee Snider (Twisted Sister, StrangeLand, Holliston), Peter Criss (KISS, KISS Meets the Phantom of the Park, Friday and Saturday Only), Meg Foster (They Live, Stepfather II), Bill Moseley, Sybil Danning, Ginger Lynn, Twiggy Ramirez, Lisa Marie (Ed Wood), Lisa Loring, Suzanna Leigh, Ve Neill, Glenn Hetrick, Jason Mewes, Tom Savini, Alex Vincent, Mike Christopher, Alexa Vega, Ogre, Eugene Clark, Barry Anderson, Sonya Thompson, George “The Animal” Steele, Warrington Gillette,
- Freak Show Film Festival – short films and feature films. The festival is a showcase of some of the most talented, up and coming horror filmmakers in the world. For more info, visit www.freakshowfilmfest.com
- Live bands (to be announced)
- Celebrity Poker. Players will be given the opportunity to win cash prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. The tournament will be held on Saturday, October 26th, starting at 10:30pm. More information here.
- Monster museums
- Tattoo Festival. More information here.
- Zombie Walk – Hosted by Deadite Empire! Friday, October 25th, Walk starts at 4:00pm. (Come out early – from noon onward – and get “Ghouled” up. Special FX Artists will be on hand all to help bring your look to life.)
- Weekend Pass: Advance through October 7 – $50, Advance After October 7 – $55, At the Door – $65
- Friday: Advance through October 7: $30, Advance After October 7 – $35, At the Door – $40
- Saturday: Advance through October 7: $35, Advance After October 7 – $40, At the Door – $45
- Sunday: Advance through October 7: $30, Advance After October 7 – $35, At the Door – $40
- VIP Package $199. The VIP package includes: collectible laminate VIP pass, limited edition Spooky Empire 2013 T-Shirt, admission to the festival for the full weekend, access to the show 1 hour before doors open each day, first admission to all Q&As and seminars, fast access to celebrity autograph lines; access to VIP party on Saturday night with open bar, live DJ, prizes and giveaways, karaoke and more.
For more information, and how to purchase tickets, go here.
Check out the official site, Facebook page, and Freakshow Film Fest Page.