Our ballroom will be packed with plenty of opportunities to purchase horror toys, t-shirts, books, movies, masks, art and autographs.

Show Hours
Show hours are as such. Please note that early-admission tickets will be allowed an hour early entry into the convention, based on the hours noted below, Friday and Saturday only!
  • Friday
    • Vendor/Guest Area Doors Open: 4pm (Early Access).
    • Vendor/Guest Area Doors Open: 5pm.
    • Vendor/Guest Area Doors Close: 10pm.
  • Saturday
    • Vendor/Guest Area Doors Open: 10am (Early Access).
    • Vendor/Guest Area Doors Open: 11am.
    • Vendor/Guest Area Doors Close: 7pm.
  • Sunday
    • Vendor/Guest Area Doors Open: 11am
    • Vendor/Guest Area Doors Close: 5pm.

Q&A Panel & Event Schedule

Located at the Sharonville Convention Center – The HorrorHound Weekend Q&A Panel Room will host a number of events over the weekend of MARCH 18-20, 2016 -including film reunion panels, demos, concerts and stage events! All after hour events are scheduled to go on till midnight!

Here is the most updated schedule currently available:

  • Friday
    • 6:00-7:00pm: Halloween PANEL
    • 7:00-8:00pm: Sleepwalkers PANEL
    • 8:00-9:00pm: The Walking Dead PANEL
    • 10:00-12:00am: "ALAN HOWARTH" After Party Concert*
    • 12:00am: Mister Hamilton's Chump Change Variety Show *Adult Content*
  • Saturday
    • 11:00-12:00pm: Indie Filmmaker Q&A
    • 12:00-1:00pm: Horror Host Hall of Fame Ceremony (Plus Elvira HOF acceptance) – EVENT
    • 1:00-2:00pm: Friday the 13th: The Final Friday PANEL
    • 2:00-3:00pm: The Strain PANEL
    • 3:00-4:00pm: X-Files PANEL
    • 5:00: Dr. Lady's Horrors of Cosplay (Costume Contest) DOORS OPEN
    • 5:30-6:30pm: Dr. Lady's Horrors of Cosplay (Costume Contest) EVENT
    • 8:30-12:00am: "Night Terrors" Concert (The Heathens, For the Wolf, The Big Bad, Argyle Goolsby, Psycho Charger) EVENT*
    • 9:00-12:00am: Coco Key Water Resort Party*
  • Sunday
    • 12:00-1:00pm: Sons of AnarchyPANEL
    • 1:00-2:00pm: TBA PANEL

    (ALL panels, events, concerts and times subject to change)

    *Additional fee may apply (Free to all VIP attendees).

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HHW Film Festival Schedule


Over the past five years, HorrorHound Weekend has hosted a number of amazing film premieres and advance screenings – including such titles as Tucker & Dale vs. Evil, Witching & Bitching, Maniac, Let the Right One In, REC., Dario Argento's Dracula, Antiviral, Detention of the Dead, The Signal, Murder Party, Chillerama, The Girl Next Door, Black Sheep, Black Waters of Echo's Pond, Inside,Cold in July, Timecrimes, Dear God No!, Sightseers and more! What could be in store for the 2016 HHW Film Festival???

CLICK HERE filmmakers for information on how to submit your film for possible selection into the 2016 Cincinnati HHW Film Fest!

Most each feature film is accompanied by an outstanding short film, which will screen prior to the film (noted below).
Make sure you check out one of the exciting titles below (as they are announced), which are sure to be the next big thing! Feature films are indicated as BOLD.

* All films subject to slight alterations to their scheduledue to unexpected circumstances. We suggest anyone planning to see a film arrive no less than 10 minutes prior to the screening. In turn, some films may screen slightly later than listed - schedule your day accordingly. Schedule is subject to change. Please refer to EVENTS page at prior to event for any alterations to the line-up and/or schedule. Some films will be presented with introductions by the filmmakers.

Here is the most updated schedule currently available:

  • Friday
    • 6:00pm: HorrorHound Film Festival Kick Off and Special Announcement –
      followed by the screening of HANOVER HOUSE and special Hanover House Q&A
    • 8:00pm: Don't Go Into the Lake (short; Maine, USA)
    • 8:00pm: Harvest Lake* (followed by Harvest Lake Q&A) – FEATURE
    • 9:30pm: Bitch, Popcorn & Blood** (short; France)
    • 9:30pm: Frankenstein Created Bikers*** – FEATURE
  • Saturday
    • 12:30pm: Do Not Disturb (short; UK)
    • 12:30pm: Plan Z* (followed by Plan Z Q&A) – FEATURE
    • 2:30pm: Fritz the Nite Owl Presents: Sleepwalkers – FEATURE
    • 5:00pm: Greg the Grouchy Gremlin (short; Wisconsin, USA)
    • 5:00pm: Ginger & Snapper (short; California, USA)
    • 5:00pm: KILD TV* FEATURE
    • 7:30pm: Film Festival Award Ceremony
    • 8:30pm: NSFW (short; UK)
    • 8:30pm: Pin Pen – FEATURE
    • 10:30pm: Agravoy (short; UK)
    • 10:30pm: Pandemic – FEATURE
  • Sunday
    • Green is the Colour* (Florida, USA)
    • 29 Days Crossed* (United Kingdom)
    • Pillow Fight (Missouri, USA)
    • Awakening (India)
    • In the Ruins (Russia)
    • Lapse (Indiana, USA)
    • Howell* (United Kingdom)
    • Time to Eat (California, USA)
    • Stikme (Music Video – Canada)
    • Hunting (Iran)


Plan ZKILD TVHarvest Lake
BikersPandemicPig Pen

***ALL films, panels, concerts and times subject to change***

PLEASE NOTE: Limited Seating on select screening screenings may be at capacity and seating is not guaranteed. VIP ticket holders are requested to be in attendance no less than 10 minutes prior to screen time to assure access to said screening.