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Monster Fest 19!

Monster Fest 19 will be held at the Chesapeake Central Library on October 7, 2023. Mark your calendars and start off the Halloween season with us!

If you would like to be a guest or vendor at Monster Fest this year, please complete the application here:

Vendor Application Monster Fest 19

Monster Fest is dedicated to celebrate classic horror and horror related topics. While we love Sci Fi, Anime, Fantasy, and other genres we will choose the guests and vendors that most closely represent the spirit and theme of Monster Fest.

This year is shaping up to the best yet!


Help us Scare Away Hunger!

Help us Scare Away Hunger. Monster Fest is proud to support the Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia!

Admittance to Monster Fest is free! Please consider bringing a non-perishable food item to donate to our food drive. Donations will earn you a raffle ticket for a chance to win a basket of “horrible” prizes.

Can’t wait to see you at Monster Fest!

Thanks to our Sponsors!

Monster Fest is free. Vendor tables are free and attendance is free. Partially this is thanks to the Chesapeake Public Library allowing us to use their facilities and we are so happy to be there! The other expenses to put on this event come out our pocket or from generous Sponsors like these:

DR Enterprises – Check out this table at Monster Fest!

Mark Sieber, Author – Check out his book He Who Types Between the Rows 2: Horror Drive-In Will Never Die!

Quixotic Arts – check out the page for more info. or visit her shop on Granby St. in Norfolk.

Mike Federali – check out his awesome events!

Paulzilla – An avid supporter since the very first Monster Fest!

Vintage Trixie – check out the page for more info. or shop at

The Monster Channel

GalaxyJane and Fuzzball – Mysterious names for awesome sponsors!

Thank you for your support!

Also a huge thank you to the many vendors who go out of their way to donate and/or make items to add to our charity raffle basket or for contest prizes! Please be sure to shop with and support our vendors throughout the day. They are small businesses, nearly all of them are local, and I guarantee they have cool stuff!

Monster Fest Promotion

Rob and Phyllis will be set up to promote Monster Fest at Vintage Trixie’s Curiosity Faire this Saturday, August 27th. Stop by and say hello! Link below for more information:

Guest and Vendor Listed Update

Check out the confirmed list of guests and vendors for October 1st on the Vendors and Guests Page!

Brother Shock wants you!

Monster Fest is October 1, 2022.

If you would like to do a presentation or be on a panel, please drop us a message at

We’re replying to vendor applications and confirming guests. Updates soon!

Now accepting Vendor/Guest applications

Monster Fest is October 1, 2022. We are now accepting applications for vendors and guests. If you would like to present a panel or be on a panel discussion, please drop us a message at with your name and contact information as well as your panel suggestion.

Please check out the Vendor page for a link to the application! Don’t wait, table space fills up fast!

A great Monster Fest!

I don’t know about you, but we’re still recovering from Monster Fest!

We had a great time and so many people came to us and thanked us for having Monster Fest this year. We’re very happy and humbled to see old friends reunite and new friends made.

If anyone has pictures to share, please feel free to do so and tag Rob or Phyllis on Facebook or Instagram so we can see them.

Thanks for making Monster Fest 17 a success!

See you next year but until then… Happy Halloween!


Monster Fest is here!

Today is the day! Check out the schedule of events & be sure buy some raffle tickets for your chance to win a basket full of awesomely horrorfic stuff!

See you there!

It’s almost time kids!

Monster Fest is less than 2 weeks away! Get your costume ready, bring some money to bid on silent auction items to benefit Relay for Life and get some awesome loot from our vendor tables.

Keep your eyes peeled for updates to the events page for the panel schedule and more!