Horror Movie Festivals and Conventions Calendar

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Here is a schedule of horror film festivals and movie conventions being held around the world.

January:

Walker Stalker Con (Miami to Bahamas cruise): January 15-18, 2016

Sundance Film Festival: January 21-31, 2016

Slamdance Film Festival: January 22-28, 2016

Gerardmer Festival du Film Fantastique: January 28 - February 1, 2015

February:

Nevermore Horror, Gothic & Fantasy Film Festival: February 12-14, 2016

Walker Stalker Con (London): February 20-21, 2016

Fantasporto: February 26 - March 5, 2016

March:

Horror Realm Convention: March 4-6, 2016

Walker Stalker Con (Dallas): March 5-6, 2016

South by Southwest Film Festival: March 11-19, 2016

Indie Horror Film Festival: March 21-22, 2015

WonderCon: March 25-27, 2016

International Horror & Sci-Fi Film Festival: March 26 - April 2, 2015

April:

Walker Stalker Con (Denver): April 2-3, 2016

Brussels International Festival of Fantastic Film: April 7-19, 2015

Imagine Film Festival: April 8-18, 2015

Walker Stalker Con (Nashville): April 9-10, 2016

Tribeca Film Festival: April 13-24, 2016

Dead by Dawn: April 21-24, 2016

World Horror Convention: April 28 - May 1, 2016

Texas Frightmare Weekend: April 29 - May 1, 2016

May:

Weekend of Fear: May 1-2, 2015

H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival: May 1-3, 2015

Crypticon Seattle: May 22-24, 2015

Walker Stalker Con (Chicago): May 28-29, 2016

Rue Morgue Festival of Fear (Dallas): May 29-31, 2015

July:

Fantasia Festival: July 14 - August 5, 2015

Comic-Con International: July 21-24, 2016

TromaDance: July 24-25, 2015

August:

Flashback Weekend: Chicago Horror Convention: August 7-9, 2015

Bruce Campbell's Horror Film Festival: August 20-23, 2015

Walker Stalker Con (Boston): August 22-23, 2015

FrightFest: August 27-31, 2015

Toronto International Film Festival: August 28 - September 3, 2015

September:

Scare Fest Horror & Paranormal Convention: September 1-13, 2015

HorrorHound Weekend: September 11-13, 2015

Sydney Underground Film Festival: September 17-20, 2015

Hudson Horror Show: September 19, 2015

Fantastic Fest: September 24 - October 1, 2015

Chicago Horror Film Festival: September 26-27, 2015

Walker Stalker Con (Philadelphia): September 26-27, 2015

October:

Mile High Horror Film Festival: October 1-4, 2015

Shriekfest: October 1-4, 2015

Cinema Wasteland: October 2-4, 2015

H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival: October 2-4, 2015

Monster-Mania Con: October 2-4, 2015

Beyond Fest: October 2-10, 2015

The Spooky Movie Film Festival: October 8-17, 2015

Festival de Cine de Sitges: October 9-18, 2015

Freak Show Horror Film Festival: October 9-11, 2015

Sacramento Horror Film Festival: October 9-11, 2015

Screamfest: October 13-22, 2015

Idaho Horror Film Festival: October 15-18, 2015

Toronto After Dark Film Festival: October 15-23, 2015

Eerie Horror Film Festival: October 16-18, 2015

Fright Night Horror Weekend: October 16-18, 2015

International Classic Monster Movie Conference and Film Festival: October 16-18, 2015

Rock & Shock: October 16-18, 2015

Rhode Island International Horror Film Festival: October 19-25, 2015

Chiller Theatre Toy, Model & Film Expo: October 23-25, 2015

Crypticon Minneapolis: October 23-25, 2015

Ravenna Film Festival: October 28 - November 1, 2015

Atlanta Horror Film Festival: October 29-30, 2015

Terror Film Festival: October 29-31, 2015

Festival of Fantastic Films: October 30 - November 1, 2015

Spooky Empire's May-hem: October 30 - November 1, 2015

San Sebastian Horror & Fantasy Film Festival: October 31 - November 6, 2015

Walker Stalker Con (Atlanta): October 31 - November 1, 2015

November:

Leeds International Film Festival: November 4-19, 2015

Weekend of Horrors Germany: November 6-8, 2015

Abertoir: Aberystwyth Horror Film Festival: November 10-15, 2015

New York City Horror Film Festival: November 12-15, 2015

Living Dead Horror Convention: November 13-15, 2015

Jersey Shore Comic Book Show: November 15, 2015

A Night of Horror: November 19-29, 2015

December:

Walker Stalker Con (New York/New Jersey): December 4-6, 2015

Various:

Supernatural/Vampire Diaries Festivals: Various

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Harris, Mark H. "Horror Movie Festivals and Conventions Calendar." ThoughtCo, Apr. 8, 2016, thoughtco.com/horror-movie-festivals-and-conventions-calendar-1872681. Harris, Mark H. (2016, April 8). Horror Movie Festivals and Conventions Calendar. Retrieved from https://www.thoughtco.com/horror-movie-festivals-and-conventions-calendar-1872681 Harris, Mark H. "Horror Movie Festivals and Conventions Calendar." ThoughtCo. https://www.thoughtco.com/horror-movie-festivals-and-conventions-calendar-1872681 (accessed November 23, 2017).