Texas Frightmare Weekend Haunts DFW This Spring


The holiday season is upon us with caroling, gifts, family, large meals, and tidings of… horror? Texas Frightmare Weekend, the Southwest’s premier horror convention, has already begun to leak the celebrity guest list for the upcoming convention and fans are definitely in for a surprise.

The celebrities in attendance are derived from your favorite classic horror films, such as The Blob, to more modern titles like Saw. The current guest list already contains blockbuster names such as:

  • Matthew Lillard (Scooby Doo, Scream)


  • Alex Vincent, Kevin Yagher, Catherine Hicks, Christine Elise, Fiona Dourif, and Brad Dourif (Chucky)


  • Tommy Flanagan (Sons of Anarchy, Braveheart, Gladiator)


  • Ron Perlman (Sons of Anarchy, Hellboy, Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them)


  • Shawnee Smith, Costas Manoylor, Tobin Bell (Saw)


While this is only a small sample, you can check out the comprehensive list here.

Texas Frightmare Weekend runs from May 4-6 at the Hyatt Regency DFW Hotel. In addition to celebrity appearances there will be director panels, autograph sessions, screenings, and countless horror memorabilia from various vendors.

Check out Texas Frightmare Weekend’s site to learn more or pre-purchase tickets to the upcoming event.