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Chicago Horror and Halloween Events Guide (Part 2)

Chicago Horror and Halloween Events Guide (Part 2)
Halloween weekend is finally here! The weather cooled down (quite a bit) and the leaves have finally changed into beautiful colors just in time! This is the second installment of the annual gigantic list of horror and Halloween events in the Chicago area and surrounding towns. The events list this year is out of control!... Read more »

Chicago Horror and Halloween Events Guide... Part 1

Chicago Horror and Halloween Events Guide... Part 1
The annual gigantic list of horror and Halloween events in the Chicago area and surrounding towns will be split into two parts this year. The list grows and grows each year, making it difficult to contain all the madness in one space! The second post will focus on Oct. 25th through Halloween weekend and will... Read more »

Horror of the Humanities V: THE EYES OF MY MOTHER, Nicolas Pesce Q&A

Horror of the Humanities V: THE EYES OF MY MOTHER, Nicolas Pesce Q&A
Director Nicolas Pesce will be appearing in Chicago at the DePaul Humanities Center for their 5th annual Halloween event on Monday, October 30th, 2017. His film, The Eyes of My Mother, will be screening in addition to the other exhibits that make up the annual event. The Horror of the Humanities V event will feature... Read more »
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Friday the 13th: Horror Genre Insanity this Weekend in Chicago!

Friday the 13th: Horror Genre Insanity this Weekend in Chicago!
Movies, movies, movies! The insanity is going full throttle in the city with screenings galore, haunts, a zombie prom, Splatter Theater, Halloween events, exhibits, parties, and more. Films are listed in no particular order. Have a nice weekend! “Don’t walk to the theater–RUN!” MOVIES: THE MASSACRE 24-hour Horror Movie Marathon – (Oct. 14th at noon... Read more »

October Horror Movie Challenge 2017

October Horror Movie Challenge 2017
Helloooooooo, October! Went for a chilly walk tonight and was thrilled to see pumpkins already being placed on doorsteps. More people seem extra excited about the Halloween season this year. Stores have been selling seasonal merchandise for at least a month already. Is this a problem? Never. Now that it’s officially October 1st, we can... Read more »

Weekend Horror: Candyman, Death Line, Super Dark Times, Re-Animator

Weekend Horror: Candyman, Death Line, Super Dark Times, Re-Animator
Chicago horror means serious business this weekend, as many films with Chicago connections are screening this weekend, from the 35mm print of Candyman to directors Gary Sherman and John McNaughton being in attendance for their films! As Halloween approaches (it’s about dang time), these event lists are going to become longer and longer. It’s also... Read more »
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Chicago Horror and Halloween Guide 2016

Chicago Horror and Halloween Guide 2016
**More events added! List updated 10/27/2016** Chicago horror fans are really getting the full treatment this year. After working on event postings for many, many years, I’ve never seen as many options pop up as they have for the 2016 Halloween season. It’s time to share as many Halloween / horror events as I could... Read more »

Halloween Events at Comfort Film

Halloween Events at Comfort Film
Comfort Film presents five events celebrating the Halloween season all month-long. Paul Freitag-Fey (Daily Grindhouse) will curate a free film series titled, “Released and Abandoned: Forgotten Oddities of the Home Video Era” each Wednesday in October (starting tonight), highlighting strange, long-forgotten horror films. In addition, Comfort Film will play host to a night of palm... Read more »

The Logan Theatre's October Horror Lineup

The Logan Theatre's October Horror Lineup
The 2016 Halloween season is here and we’ve got a lot to cover on The Chicago Creepout in a very short amount of time. Feel free to subscribe at the bottom of this page! On to horror business… We’ll start with the Logan Theatre’s 5th annual Horror Movie Madness program! This month-long series of horror... Read more »
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Halloween Prevails at the Maleficium Dark Art Exhibition

Halloween Prevails at the Maleficium Dark Art Exhibition
This Saturday, November 14th, the 5th Annual Maleficium Dark Art Exhibition returns to the Kosart Gallery in Westmont, Illinois for a massive display of Halloween and dark-themed works by a wide scope of great talents. Hosted and curated by special effects artist and owner of the gallery, J. Anthony Kosar, this show features artwork by... Read more »
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