Halloween and horror lovers rejoice, a new October festival called Grave Harvest will be haunting SoCal this autumn! From Abracadaver Productions, hosts of a summertime open house and macabre market [my coverage here], comes a new Halloween festival and market to be held in Fullerton, California. The event will feature workshops, classes, haunt displays, Halloween vendors, special guests, and more! I am so excited for this event and can't wait to check it out.
For more info, check out the official press release and vendor/presenter list below:
Grave Harvest – A Gathering of Halloween Souls
Grave Harvest, a new Halloween Festival in Orange County, CA, is less than two months’ away! Hosted by Abracadaver Events, Grave Harvest will be held at The Hotel Fullerton, 1500 S. Raymond, Fullerton, CA on Sunday, October 2, 2016 from 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM.
"Abracadaver Events is proud to bring a new Halloween event to Orange County" said Larry Carr, Abracadaver Events owner and producer. "Our venue will accommodate Abracadaver’s growing list of Halloween artisans giving attendees a unique Halloween shopping experience. For home haunters out there, Grave Harvest will provide not only last minute shopping for props and goods for their home haunt but also demonstrations and presentations from Haunt Industry professionals. Joining us again this year, we’re also pleased that actor, Philip Friedman, who was in Insidious and Shadow of the Blair Witch, will be with us to meet horror movie fans."
About Abracadaver Events: Abracadaver Events is a sister company to Abracadaver Productions which has been in the film, entertainment, amusement park and haunt industries for over 30 years. Abracadaver Productions designs and manufactures props, set displays, and custom art sculptures. Abracadaver Productions has held Halloween markets for the last six years and this year is pleased to announce expansion to Grave Harvest and a new indoor venue.
Announced Vendors (more to be announced soon):
- Abracadaver Productions
- A Corpse Maker
- Benjamin Russel Arts
- Black Magic Cakery
- Blood and Teeth
- Cal Haunts
- Dreadful Little Things
- Kitschy Cat Lady
- Frankie N Zoila
- Philip Friedman
- Fog It Up
- Ghouls Gone Wild
- Halloween Psycho
- Horrific Homes and Gardens
- Monster Maker Lab
- Rabble Rouser Jewelry
- Refab Studios
- Sadie Luca
- Scarlette's Gems
- Silver Skull Creations
- Tee No Evil
- The Haunt Store
- The Poisoned Apples
- Tyrannical Piratical Treasures
- Vespertine Dream/Gloomy Goods
- Kelly Allen: Getting Started in the Haunted Attraction Business.
- Ryan Banfield: Skeleton Corpsification. Take a cheap skeleton and corpsify it like a Pro with latex and cotton.
- Steve Bjork: Light your home haunt like a Pro on a DIY budget.
To buy tickets or learn more about Grave Harvest, visit their website!