Celebrity guests and highlights include Malcolm McDowell from the classic cult movie A Clockwork Orange as well as Tank Girl and Star Trek: Generations. He will be joining the cast of Rob Zombie’s Halloween with Tyler Mane, Scout Compton and Kristina Klebe. Also in attendance is Dee Snider, rock icon and lead singer for Twisted Sister who will participate in a Q&A hosted by MTV’s Riki Rachtman. Other expected guests include:
Joan Cusack from the Netflix series, A Series of Unfortunate Events, Shameless and the voice of Jessie from Disney’s Toy Story movies
Shannon Purser from the hit Netflix series Stranger Things and the CW’s new series Riverdale
Ryan Lambert and Andre Gower from the classic movie Monster Squad
Zack Galligan – from Gremlins
Ernie Hudson of the original 1984 Ghostbusters
And many more to be announced leading up to the convention.
The thrilling weekend will kick off Friday afternoon with a special Day of the Dead Processional starting at 12:00 p.m. at Uno Pizzeria & Grill on International Drive. Prior to the procession, make-up artist will be on hand to help you with your sugar skull look.
Throughout the spooky weekend guests, all dressed in jaw-dropping costumes and cosplay, will enjoy vendors and haunting exhibitors that will offer the ultimate in merchandise including art, movies, toys, props, action figures, comic books, special effects, clothing, and jewelry. The weekend will also include an array of after-hours events for paid attendees on Friday kicking off with a tribute to the late Rockstar, Prince, and Saturday night guests will enjoy a “Rocktail” pool party.
Spooky Empire is THE place for ink this April!
With more than 25 booths and over 50 amazingly talented artists, our Tattoo Festival has taken on a life of it’s own! Featured artists include Paul Acker, horror tattoo master plus many more!
The tattoo festival is open all weekend long, don’t miss out!