Crypticon

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Crypticon Seattle
CrypticonSeattle logo.png
Status Active
Genre Horror and media
Venue Holiday Inn
Location(s) Everett, Washington
Country USA
Organized by Random Acts Seattle
Website
www.crypticonseattle.com

Crypticon is a horror-oriented media[1] event held annually in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Seattle, Washington, and Kansas City, Missouri. Guests have included authors, actors, directors, producers, and writers from classic and upcoming horror titles.

Overview[edit]

Crypticon is composed of three areas open to the general public:

  • The Dealers' Area, which is made up primarily of vendors selling horror-themed merchandise and booths advertising films, and guests signing and meeting fans.
  • The Auditorium, where panels and speeches are given for the duration of the convention, including exclusive interviews with the guests.
  • And The Screening Rooms, where new independent and mainstream horror films are screened via digital projection.

Conventions[edit]

2014[edit]

Crypticon Seattle will be held May 23–25, 2014 at Seatac Hilton Hotel and Convention center in Seattle, Wa

2013[edit]

On May 24–26, 2013, Crypticon Seattle took place at the Seatac Hilton Hotel in Seatac, Washington

Guests of Honor

Crypticon Kansas City was held Aug 16-18 in Kansas City, MO

Guests of Honor

Crypticon Minnesota was held September 27–29 at the Doubletree in Bloomington, MN

Guests of Honor

2012[edit]

On May 27–29, Crypticon Seattle took place at the Seatac Hilton Hotel in Seatac, Washington.

Guests of Honor

Crypticon Minnesota was held September 28–30 in Minneapolis, MN

Guests of Honor

2011[edit]

On May 27–29, Crypticon Seattle took place at the Seatac Hilton Hotel in Seatac, Washington.

Guests of Honor

2010[edit]

On June 18–20, 2010, the Crypticon Seattle Horror Convention took place at the Holiday Inn in Everett, Washington.

Guests of Honor - Seattle

Crypticon Minnesota was November 5, 6 and 7, 2010 in Bloomington, Minnesota at the Bloomington Sheraton.

Guests of Honor - Minnesota

Past conventions[edit]

2009[edit]

On June 5–7, 2009, the Crypticon Seattle Horror Convention[2][3][4] took place at the Northwest Rooms at Seattle Center in Seattle, Washington.

Guests of Honor

2008[edit]

On May 23–25, 2008, the Crypticon Seattle Horror Convention[5][6][1] took place at the DoubleTree Hotel in SeaTac, Washington. Guests of Honor

References[edit]

External links[edit]

2009

2008