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Posted: Wednesday, May 16, 2012 1:07 AM

It's getting scary in Steel City! This May 3-7, premiere haunted attractions show, HAuNTcon®, has opened doors to thousands of Halloween fans and horror pros at the Monroeville Convention Center, PA. This not-to-be-missed expo is "designed by haunters, for haunters" and is the only event of it's kind open to all ages.

Join us to experience:

Tour over 25 haunts in 5 days - Enjoy Halloween in May only with HAuNTcon. Our lights on and off tour schedule includes Guiness World Records “World’s Largest Haunted House”, the Factory of Terror.

Over 50 hours of haunter education - included in admission; Learn all you need to design, build and run a successful haunt: Creative Classes, Business Seminars, Demonstrations, Hands-on Workshops and Advanced All Day Classes. Best of all, you get to take home what you build.

Celebrity Educators - Join the world's top horror artists such as Syfy Monster Man's monster experts Clive and Constance Hall, Nick and Brian Wolfe of Evil Twin FX and industry legend Leonard Pickel. Pickel has designed over 100 attractions for The Playboy Mansion, Universal Studios, Madison Square Garden, Morris Costumes, Six Flags, Paramount and more.

HAuNTcon Film Contest - Featuring indie films on Horror, Paranormal, Haunt Related, Ghosts, Ghouls, Zombies or Monsters of any kind.

Audience Favorites:

Dawn of the Dead Costume Ball - May 5, 7:30-midnight - An unforgettable rocking party celebrating the joy of getting into character for fun, rather than work.

Hearse and Parade Car Show - May 6, 10:30am-3pm - Bizarre showcase of tricked out “Last Rides” on display.

HAuNTers Garage sale - May 6, 4:30-6:30pm - Buy, sell and trade anything and everything haunted at this flea market/swap meet.

Trade Show Floor - Open through May 6 - Filled with the latest in fright services and equipment, often at wholesale prices.


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209 Mall Blvd, Monroeville, PA, 15146    google map | yahoo map

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