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Spooky Empire - Orlando's dark side of comic con returns this weekend with the sights, sounds and screams of horror!

Florida's premier horror convention, Spooky Empire returns to Orlando this weekend for its spring edition with Celebrities, Vendors, Artists and more!

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Spooky Empire is Orlando's legendary convention weekend for fans that enjoy the dark side of comic con, and the spring incarnation of the twice yearly event returns Friday, May 17 - Sunday, May 19 at the Wyndham Orlando Resort on International Drive.

Spooky Empire features an enormous room of vendors, a film and tattoo festival, music, celebrities, costume contests and more to satiate even the most diehard aficionados of the spooky season.

Spooky Empire Orlando - The dark side of comic con returns to terrify us again this May

Spooky Empire has already announced a star-studded list of celebrities attending this year's spring event, with many more to be announced!

Celebrities include the cast of one of the scariest films of the 90's, THE BLAIR WITCH PROJECT! Meet HEATHER DONAHUE, MICHAEL WILLIAMS, and JOSHUA LEONARD, PLUS Writer and Director EDUARDO SÁNCHEZ.

KATHRYN NEWTON will also be joining spooky Empire for the first time this May! KATHRYN'S most recent project is the leading role in the newly released Diablo Cody film "Lisa Frankenstein", a coming of rage love story about a teenager and her crush, who happens to be a corpse.

Plus, meet Twilight stars PETER FACINELLI "Carlisle", ASHLEY GREENE "Alice", and JACKSON RATHBONE " Jasper." This trio of vampires has appeared in all the Twilight Saga of films!

Oh, and of course, "JASON" is joining the fun this May with DEREK MEARS, the man behind many masks making an appearance.

Actor and Stuntman JEFF BROCKTON, best known as "Ghostface" in "Scream 3", will be appearing. plus, from Friday The 13th meet AMERICA OLIVO "Amanda", JONATHAN SADOWSKI "Wade", TRAVIS VAN WINKLE "Trent", WILLA FORD "Chelsea", AMANDA RIGHETTI "Whitney", ARLEN ESCARPETA "Lawrence" and AARON YOO "Chewie"

The "Children of the Corn" will be joining Spooky Empire this May! Meet COURTNEY GAINS "Malachai", JOHN FRANKLIN "Isaac", JOHN PHILBIN "Amos" PLUS Director FRITZ KIERSCH of Stephen King's CHILDREN OF THE CORN (1984).

As you can see, this year's Spooky Empire features an amazing lineup of celebrities, check out the Spooky Empire website for full details.

Spooky Empire Orlando - The dark side of comic con returns to terrify us again this May

Spooky Empire is Florida's premier horror convention, and has been delivering the best sights, sounds and screams to Halloween lovers since 2003 and is now one of the largest horror conventions in the nation, with more and more fans attending each year.

This really is THE ULTIMATE weekend for horror fans of all ages!

Where else can you meet and mingle with your favorite horror movie and TV stars, buy any collectible you can imagine from your choice of over 200 vendors and artists, see new and up and coming films as well as your old favorites, take part in one of the largest Zombie Walks, get tattooed by some of the best artists from around the world, and of course party ‘til your heart’s content…or until you puke…and that doesn’t even list half of the events that go on during this non-stop weekend of horrors!

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Spooky Empire Orlando - The dark side of comic con returns to terrify us again this May

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Jason Contest Spooky Empire Orlando


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