International Edgar Allan Poe Festival In October ๐Ÿ“–๐ŸŽƒ

The International Edgar Allan Poe Festival & Awards returns to Baltimore the weekend of October 8 & 9, 2022! We will see the return of in-person stage, vendors and tours, all proceeds to benefit The Edgar Allan Poe House & Museum in Baltimore. Virtual and in-person programs also available this year. This is a huge…

Event: The Great JackO’Lantern Blaze ๐ŸŽƒ๐Ÿ–ค๐Ÿ‘ป

Event information ๐ŸŽƒ Meander through an 18th-century landscape and discover a breathtaking display of more than 7,000 illuminated jack oโ€™ lanternsโ€”all designed and hand-carved on site by a team of artisans. New for 2022, watch our animated โ€œJackโ€ Smith Shop in action and keep an eye out for glowing bees. Complete with synchronized lighting and…

The Witch of Endor: A Study in History and Folklore [free online event]

The Bible account of the โ€œWitch of Endorโ€ raising the spirit of Samuel has been long debated. This talk explores its folkloric aspects About this event Prof. Owen Davies (University of Hertfordshire): The Folklore Society Presidential Address 2022: ‘The Witch of Endor: A Study in History and Folklore’ Online talk, Tuesday 28 June, 17:30-18:30 The…

Elviraโ€™s Auction Starts Today!

Any Elvira, Mistress of the Dark (official) fans here?! An auction of her personal belongings starts today ๐Ÿ–ค๐Ÿง›๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ taking place in Beverly Hills and live online at Julien’s Live. PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF ELVIRA, MISTRESS OF THE DARK (#3305) 12/04/2021 10:00 AM PST Over 400 items! Detailed Description From the Auction House The exclusive…

Check Out This Event: Nightstream Virtual Film Fest October 7-13, 2021 ๐Ÿ‘ป

What is Nightstream? In the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, a number of genre film festivals located across the country teamed up to produce a collaborative virtual festival experience called NIGHTSTREAM that ran in October of 2020. NIGHTSTREAM will return October 7-13, 2021 and this yearโ€™s edition will be produced and presented by: Boston Underground…

Event: Vampire Burials: An Archaeological Perspective | October 27, 2021

Vampire Burials: An Archaeological Perspective by Archaeologist and Death Historian Lorraine Evans About this event From medieval times onwards certain communities had an abiding fear of the undead, a belief that corpses could reanimate and become revenants, namely the walking dead. In parts of Eastern Europe, for example, throughout the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries, there…