Midsummer Scream is an annual “Halloween, haunts, and horror” convention held the last weekend of July. It features panels from some of the biggest names in the business, exhibits from a huge number of horror themed companies, and the Hall of Shadows, a collection of 14 mini haunts.
- Midsummer Scream
- Long Beach Convention Center
- Panels from major haunts, including Halloween Horror Nights and Knott’s Scary Farm
- Over two hundred exhibitors featuring an assortment of haunt and horror related merchandise
- The Hall of Shadows features 14 mini haunts
The convention takes place July 29 and 30 this year. Tickets are still available.
More on Midsummer Scream
Midsummer Scream is a the West-Coast’s premier Halloween / Horror Convention, offering vendors, haunts, panels, and more to an audience of all ages. This convention is the embodiment of the spirit of Halloween. If you’re a fan of horror, haunts, Halloween, or monsters, this is the convention for you.
This weekend of thrills and chills features a massive show floor of over 200 vendors and exhibitors, haunted attractions and experiences, live entertainment and world-class panel presentations on an event space of more than 100,000 square feet. Furthermore, expect to see makeup demonstrations, stage presentations, live entertainment, a screening room, immersive and horror experiences and more.
Previous guests from 2016 include: Alone, Queen Mary’s Dark Harbor, Ten Thirty One Productions (Great Horror Campout), Dread Central, Sinister Pointe, Scott Ramp/The Scream Team, SoCal Valley Haunters, Drunken Devil, Decayed Brigade, Motel 6 Feet Under, Rotten Apple 907, Fear Station, Figment Foundry, Screenshot Productions, The Empty Grave, Cross Roads Escape Games, Higgins Manor, Dark House Entertainment (The Basement), and Evil Twin Studios. Their list of partners is always growing, including the best of the Halloween haunt community. Keep on eye on their website and social media to always be updated.
Don’t forget to check out the main stage for a fantastic line-up of panels (immersive and horror related), the Hall of Shadows, and the copious amounts of Halloween fun on the vendor floor. This is not the event to miss! Let’s celebrate the lead up to the Halloween Haunt Season in Southern California together!