Texas Frightmare Weekend 2014

Con season is beginning to make it’s presence felt. Sully just attended the Dallas Comic-Con Sci-Fi Expo and reported back on all the great intel he got on the panels, celebs, and cosplay. We love going to cons but I’ll be the first to admit that unfortunately, sometimes hearing about a con may slip right past our radar. Luckily, we have some terrific fans who are there to remind us what we may have missed or need to shed a little more light on. Fellow Houston native, fan, and friend @TheSuicidefoxx was eager to do just that. He mentioned Texas Frightmare Weekend (which goes down this May) and we dove right in to research. To our nerdy joy, we found a Texas-based con offering an amazing guest lineup and special events combined with ticket prices too good to pass up. So read on fellow con warriors and let us know what you think in the comments below!

The Bottom Line: Texas Frightmare Weekend 2014

When: May 2-4th, 2014

Where: Hyatt Regency DFW Hotel  |  2334 North International Parkway  |  DFW Airport, TX  75261 

Ticket Prices: Single Day Tickets $25  |  Weekend Pass $65  |  2014 Weekend Pass 4 Pack $225

*Children 12 and under are free with paid adult tickets

The Guest List:

As per the usual guests are always subject to change. That being said……we couldn’t believe the roster these guys have gotten! Evidently they’re dong something right. Take a look –

  • *Featured Guest* George A. Romero (Night of the Living Dead, Day of the Dead, Dawn of the Dead)
  • *Featured Guest* Tobin Bell (“Jigsaw” – Saw films)
  • Michael Biehn (Terminator, Aliens)
  • Linda Hamilton (Terminator, T2)
  • Robert Patrick (T2, True Blood)
  • Doug Bradley (Hellraiser)
  • Sarah Wayne Callies (The Walking Dead)
  • Chandler Riggs (The Walking Dead)
  • Scott Wilson (The Walking Dead)

and more……

For a complete and up-to-date guest list, please visit TFW’s ‘Guests’ page here

Convention Exclusives:

We know May is still a little bit out there so we could end up seeing more TFW Exclusives in the coming months. Up first is The Official 2014 TFW Pint Glass:





Now available for pre-order and designed by TFW art designer Matt “Mirthquake” Orsman, this limited edition glass is sure to look spectacular in your collection. Yours for $9.99 or grab a set of 4 for $35.99 while supplies last. As an added bonus, the Hyatt Regency DFW Airport will be offering $5 draft beer refills in this glass all weekend long during TFW 2014 for all you 21-and-up Fright Fans!

Special Events:

  • ‘The Terminator’ 30th Anniversary Reunion – with Michael Biehn, Linda Hamilton, Earl Boen, Robert Patrick, Kristanna Loken, and Peter Kent
  • ‘The Creature from the Black Lagoon’ 60th Anniversary Reunion – with Julie Adams, Ricou Browning
  • ‘Hellraiser’ Cenobyte Reunion – with Doug Bradley, Nicholas Vince, and Barbie Wilde
  • ‘The Blair Witch Project’ 15th Anniversary Reunion – with Eduardo Sanchez, Heather Donahue, Joshua Leonard, and Michael C. Williams


Are you ready to “scare” up a great time with all the other attendees of TFW? We are and if you are too then head over to this link to get your hands on more info, grab your tickets, and see more of the fantastic guest lineup and more. Also, don’t forget about staying in touch with Texas Frightmare Weekend 2014 through their Facebook and Twitter for all the latest updates and news!





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Co-founder of Nerd Fu, mild-mannered artist, gamer, movie aficionado, SDCC disciple.

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