Son of Monsterpalooza Special Presentations Include Panels on Victor Crowley, Cult of Chucky, Mayhem, The Thing, The Exorcist, and LOTS More!


If you’re planning to attend this year’s Son of Monsterpalooza in Burbank, California, you have just 8 more days to make sure you have your tickets, hotel reservations, and the stamina to survive all the various events and presentations that are taking place.

Here are the highlights; you’ll find more details on the graphic below and by clicking here.  Several of the panels are being hosted by horror vet Tony Timpone, and our own Uncle Creepy is moderating Victor Crowley on Sunday so be sure to stop by and say hello!

Friday, September 15th

  • 6:00-7:30 PM – Island of Lost Souls screening with new score, followed by a Q&A with Bela Lugosi, Jr., and composer Jay Woelfel.
  • 7:30-8:30 PM – Crypt TV panel including founder/CEO Jack Davis and the directors of the web’s scariest shorts.
  • 8:30-9:00 PM – Better Watch Out panel with writer/director Chris Peckover discussing his bloody holiday home invasion thriller that has everyone talking – and screaming!
  • 9:00-10:55 PM – The Night Watchmen screening followed by a Q&A with director Mitchell Altieri and stars Ken Arnold, Dan DeLuca, Kevin Jiggetts, Max Wilbur, Kara Luiz, Tiffany Shepis, and Diona Reasonover.

Saturday, September 16th

  • 11:05 AM-12:05 PM – Mayhem panel with director Joe Lynch and stars Steven Yeun and Samara Weaving, including exclusive clips.
  • 12:05-1:00 PM – “Teen Wolf” panel with the FX team discussing the final season.
  • 1:00-2:00 PM – The Thing 35th Anniversary panel with cast members and effects artists to be announced.
  • 2:00-3:00 PM – Go behind the scenes of Species with Steve Johnson and the XFX crew for the film.
  • 3:00-3:50 PM – Cult of Chucky panel with director Don Mancini, star Fiona Dourif, and FX Chief Tony Gardner.
  • 3:50-4:30 PM – Cannibal Corpse Killers panel with director/co-writer Joaquin Montalvan and other cast and crew members.
  • 4:30 PM – Costume Contest pre-judging begins with the contest kicking off at 5:00 PM.
  • 6:30 PM – Doors open for the “Sick & Sexy Burlesque Show,” which begins at 7:30 PM (18 and up).

Sunday, September 17th

  • 11:05 AM-12:00 Noon – Victor Crowley panel with writer/director Adam Green; stars Laura Ortiz, Tiffany Shepis, Dave Sheridan, and Felissa Rose; and FX artist Robert Pendergraft. Moderated by our own Steve “Uncle Creepy” Barton!
  • 12:05-1:00 PM – “Face Off” panel with alumni Cig Neutron, George Troester, and others discussing their experiences on the hit Syfy show.
  • 1:00-2:00 PM – The Outer Wild preview with writer/director Philip Chidel and stars Zach Roerig, Jimmy Jean-Louis, Christian Oliver, Lauren McKnight, and Tory Taranova.
  • 2:00-3:00 PM – First look at Nightmare Cinema anthology film with Mick Garris, Joe Dante, David Slade, Alejandro Brugués, and more!
  • 3:00-4:00 PM – Secret Santa panel with director Adam Marcus and star Debra Sullivan discussing their killer Christmas film.
  • 4:00-4:30 PM – Special sneak peek of “The Exoricst” Season 2 with surprise guests.
  • 5:00-6:00 PM – Learn more about the special connection between “Rock & Roll and Monsters”!

Tickets in advance:
Friday – $25.00
Saturday – $25.00
Sunday – $25.00
Three-day pass – $60.00


Click here for hotel reservations.

The Marriott Burbank Convention Center
2500 Hollywood Way
Burbank, California 91505

For more information visit the official Monsterpalooza website and Monsterpalooza Facebook page.



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