Survival Chamber - Dr. Butcher's Gallery of Gore

Can you survive? Dr. Butcher, Horrorgasm’s resident mainiac, has been busy with his special “Art Projects.” Can you survive his studio or will you become a part of his permanent collection?

Marrefemme -Urban Tribal Bellydance

Marrefemme blends dark imagery and sensuality in one seductive package. Come be entranced by her danse macabre.


The Laboratory

Connect San Diego has prepared a unique interactive art & music experience like no other.Participate in an alien encounter while our mad musical scientists create horror inspired soundscapes to keep you feeling spooky!



The fun is not only for the grown-up crowd. Bring the little ones for a fun bit of trick-or-treating around out vendor tables. The fun will last as long as the candy holds out!

Horror Cosplays and Costume Contests

Think you're the spookiest of them all? Take on the competition in our costume contestests. There will be contests for the kids and for the adults. If you're just looking to get the perfect pic with your favorite monster be sure to seek out a photo op with some of our professional cosplayers.


Enjoy Spirits in our 21 and up lounge

Enjoy adult beverages in our 21+ area including our custom spooky spirit!

Spoken Word Performers

Local writers and spoken word performers are ready to regale you with chilling tales to keep you up all night!

Brian Asman - Main Stage 3:00 p.m.

I write stuff, mostly horror, but also whatever weird shit pops into my head. Give me a barrel-aged beer and a sunny Southern California day and I'm happy. I love dogs. Way more than people. Find me on Facebook or Instagram as @fmurderslaybraham.

Chad Stroup - Main Stage 4:00 p.m.

Chad Stroup received his MFA in Fiction from San Diego State University. Secrets of the Weird, Stroup’s debut novel, is available from Grey Matter Press and his second novel, Sexy Leper, is available from Bizarro Pulp Press. His short stories have been featured in anthologies such as Chiral Mad 4, Lost Films, Splatterlands, and California Screamin’, and his dark poetry has appeared in all volumes of the HWA Poetry Showcase. Visit his blog Subvertbia at http://subvertbia.blogspot.com/, follow him on Instagram (@chadxstroup), and drop by his Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/ChadStroupWriter.

Creeping Wave Radio - Main Stage 6:15 p.m.

Creeping Wave Radio follows the secret, otherwordly escapades of three podcasters, after they go off air. Enter a world populated by communist vampires, sexy lady Sasquatches, and demonic Canadians with unspeakably shapely calves.

Anthony Trevino - Main Stage 6:50 p.m.

Anthony Trevino is the author of the New Bizarro Author Series 2015-16 novella King Space Void published by Eraserhead Press, the horror comic Fruition, and also made an appearance in the True Detective tribute anthology Walk Hand in Hand into Extinction from CLASH books. He is also co-host of the Dickheads podcast where he helps break down each of Philip K. Dick's novels in order of publication.

MCs Djs Musicians Audio Performers

Our MCs and DJs are sure to keep you in the right spirits all night long!

HEADLINER - DJ Nasiu - Main Stage 5:30 p.m.

Naisu shares his experience of life through music.
His diverse & hard-hitting sounds aim to inspire you.

DJ Dougie - Afrosurf Shack - MC Main Stage 1:00 p.m.

DJ Dougie of Afrosurf Shack will be sure to keep the mood right with a special selection of horror inspire jams.

Labratory Performers

Each of the performers in the Laboratory has prepared a unique horror inspired soundscape.

Cosmicfellas - 1:00 p.m.

Banoe - 2:00 p.m.

3:00 p.m. - Zamot

4:00 p.m. - Rose

5:00 p.m. - Luna Michelle

Untrust Us - 6:00 p.m.

Leela Lebastchi - 7:00 p.m.

Killmor - 8:00 p.m.

Kenjiii - 9:15 p.m.

10:00 p.m. - S.Edward