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2nd Annual Silver Scream Film Festival

Come celebrate genre indie films of all kinds! Silver Scream Film and Comic Festival is joining us in Dallas, so put your feet up, relax, and enjoy what today’s young talent has to offer! More on Silver Scream Fest here.


COSPLAY CRAFTMANSHIP CONTEST – Build your best costume and make Dallas your stage! Win prizes and the publics admiration. The First Place Winner will win a trip to California!

ART CONTEST – Famous Monsters of Filmland first took the world by storm with its colorful (and oft-mimicked) painted covers, rendered by the likes of Basil Gogos, Sanjulian, and Ken Kelly; and the brand has been married to artistic expression ever since. Show off your chops and enter the Famous Monsters Art Contest for a chance to be featured in the Famous Monsters Annual Fearbook!

LASER TAG – Besides the exhilaration of blasting your friends with military-style laser rifles, you’ll also get prizes for winning matches! Participate for a chance to face off in a special Zombie Death match! More here. 

LEGO BUILDATHON – The Dallas/Fort Worth LEGO User Group is passionate about the LEGO hobby! From amateur hobbyists, to TECHNIC and robotics experts, we are a collective that gets together for creative themed building contests each month. Come join us and build your own Godzilla!

FEAR PONG – Flex those wrists and prove to us that your college education didn’t go to waste. Beat the Famous Monsters Staff and win prizes daily! This is a family friendly event, so there won’t be any beer or embarrassment… or, well, much embarrassment. The competition is fierce, so come prepared.

DUNGEONS & DRAGONS – The D&D Adventurers League will be hosting campagins all weekend long! Whether you’re a battle-hardened veteran or a bright-eyed, fresh-off-the-farm adventurer, come out and test your mettle with some of the best Dungeon Masters in the area!

Panel Submissions

Do you enjoy being the center of attention? Can you put together 45 minutes of entertaining content that would intrigue and engage our attendees? You do?!! Well, we want to hear about it!

Host a round table discussion, create an interactive audience experience, or present information on your favorite subject. Submit your ideas and maybe you can become a part of the Famous Monsters Convention Programming!


Experience Gaming Like Never Before

Get ready for the best in Silicon Valley VR tech – We’ve invited some of the industries most innovative developers to bring you the latest in Virtual Reality Gaming and Film!

Registration Hours

Thursday    2:00 PM - 7:00 PM Friday    12:00 PM - 9:00 PM Saturday    8:00 AM - 7:00 PM Sunday    8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Show Floor Hours

Friday    5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday    10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Sunday    10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
*Screenings and After Hours events continue

After Hours Events

Friday    9:00 PM - 12:00 AM Saturday    7:00 PM - 12:00 AM

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Join us for Famous Monsters Convention in Dallas! Mingle with cult film stars, moan around in monster gear, have a meeting of the minds with your favorite artist, or just sit back and take in the chaos. We’re also planning a few surprises based on original material from American Gothic Press that should scare you witless! It’s a Monster World out there, and you can find the best of it at Famous Monsters Convention Dallas!
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