Son of Monsterpalooza returns this Halloween season to the Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Convention Center October 14-16, 2022. The three-day event features award-winning performers, live makeup demonstrations, over 150 exhibitors, photos with actors from the film, a costume contest and more.
Monsterpalooza is an internationally acclaimed exhibition for fans and professionals of film, makeup, special effects, collectible toys, art and monsters. The event has become so big that Son of Monsterpalooza was created to fill the fall void and bring monster lovers together again.
The event will take place at the Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel Convention Center in Burbank, across from Hollywood Burbank Airport. Ticket prices range from $30 to $40 depending on the day of attendance, and children 10 and under are free with a paying adult. The event will take place on Friday, October 14 from 6:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. and on Saturday and Sunday from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Professional photo ops are available to meet a number of cast members throughout the three days and range in price from $40 to $230. Some of the guests you may meet include weird science actors Anthony Michael Hall and Ilan-Mitchell Smith, Shazam actor Jack Dylan Grazer, Linda Blair of The Exorcist (Sunday only) and The Haunting of Hill House actors Julian Hilliard, Kate Parker and Violet McGraw. Photo ops are also available with the cast of A Nightmare on Elm Street 3numerous Halloween movies, Child’s play director, screenwriter and producer Tom Holland, actor of Prey and twin peaksand many others.
Special event presentations will take place throughout the three-day event, including a Hellraiser Judgment round table and screening of the film on Friday, a discussion with the actors of chucky season 2 on Saturday, and the cast remembers 1987 Robotcop movie on Sunday. For more information, including a full list of photo ops, exhibitors and presentations, visit their website here.
On Saturday, October 15, Son of Monsterpalooza will hold a costume contest at the event, sponsored by Cinema Makeup School. Pre-judging will begin at 3:30 p.m. and the contest will take place at 4:00 p.m. with special guest judges. Children are invited to enter the Children’s Division contest and participants could win up to $500 in cash.
For tickets to Son of Monsterpalooza, visit their website here.