We have major news to share!
Scotland’s premier horror and Halloween attraction is returning to THE CLASSIC GRAND for 2018. Popcorn Horror is bringing a packed two day festival to our home city. Several film programs including ground-breaking features, shock inducing shorts, and twisted animation fill the line up across the weekend.
NEW FOR 2018: At 6PM, a group of sinister hosts will escort guests to STEREO’S Freddy style boiler room for a one-off interactive attraction. Combining silent film with an original live DJ soundtrack, the horror mystery room event will become a mad mix of haunted mannor host, mad science and 80s nightmares. Solve riddles to win prizes, form alliances which enjoying horror soundtracking and stunning vintage visuals.
Also set to horrify is Big Puppet Theatre Co. – a new U.K theatre company specialising in staging terrifying Grand-Guignol horror plays for contemporary audiences. Performing new writing, Big Puppet brings to the Glasgow Horror Festival two dark tales of revenge and misfortune as well as visceral body horror, staging gory tortures live on stage. These performances will be blood soaked and scary – this 80s style live DOUBLE BILL not for the faint hearted…
PLUS: Talented, gruesome Make-Up FX artist TAARNA SWANSON will be sharing her knowledge of all things gory in an original demonstration.
A variety selection of panels, debates and Q&As; are set to showcase the wealth of independent horror talent in the UK, and provide an entertaining and informative insight into many aspects.
Bizarre performers will grace both venues to ensure that the atmosphere remains spooky as we guide you through the Halloween weekend in a truly unique festival which will appeal to horror fans of all generation.
In addition to the top floor and Stereo line-up’s, The Classic Grand will be home to a horror hub across both days, with diverse artists and vendors, retro gaming challenges, mini-workshops and indie film and comic exhibits and stalls.
It’s a Halloween weekend with everything, chilling movies with popcorn, nostalgia, challenge, dancing, convention style speakers and panels, drama, chances to win horror merch costume and raffle prizes. Equally as importantly, meet and interact with folks who love the dark side as much as you do.
Earlybird tickets are available now for £35. Earlybird ticket includes priority seating, exclusive merch item for you awesome people only, and token for free Popcorn.
Standard Tickets will be available when Earlybird sells out, and will be price £45.