MAY 22 - 24, 2020

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Celebrity Guests

Meet celebrity guests for autographs, photos and more.

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Exclusive Panels

Learn about horror from books to film in panels and Q&A's.

Film Festival

See horror films from local filmmakers, plus fan favorite movies.

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Huge Indoor Space

Featuring 100,000 sq ft of wheelchair accessible space and ample free parking.

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Great Location

Plenty of hotels and attractions in a blossoming Southern metropolis.

John Kassir

Celebrity Guests

John Kassir

The Crypt Keeper,Tales of the Crypt

Damien Leone

Celebrity Guests

Damien Leone

Terrifier, Terrifier 2

Damien Leone

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David Howard Thorton

Terrifier, Terrifier 2

Naomi Grossman

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Naomi Grossman

American Horror story, 1 BR, CTRL ALT DELETE

Felissa Rose

Celebrity Guests

Felissa Rose

Sleepaway Camp, Death House, Victor Crowley

 

About The Venue

Located at the NC State Fairgrounds in Raleigh, NC, the Jim Graham building is the largest of the fairground buildings, with over 100,000 square feet of convention space, a restaurant, panel rooms, and more.

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Located at 1025 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh, NC 27607

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Ample parking is available at no charge

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