2018 marks is our 4th show in Manchester, following last year’s huge success. It was once again described as a fantastic experience for both the guests and the celebs.
This year’s Weekend of the Dead promises again to be our best yet. This year marks the 40th anniversary of Dawn of the Dead and the 50th anniversary of Night of the Living Dead. With another amazing line up of guests, taking place again in the central location of the Manchester in our new venue The Pendulum Hotel. This is a terrific location, with easy access to parking and public transport. For more information about the venue, please see our FAQ page.
As always you can be guaranteed plenty of opportunities to get to meet your favourite horror stars with signings, photoshoots and Q&A’s, plus our exclusive VIP Saturday night dinner, where you get to enjoy a meal with the guests, something which was a real highlight of the last 2 year’s show.
There is also a select group of vendors who will have stalls selling t-shirts, mugs, badges and artwork, plus our own stall with lots of rare autographed merchandise.
We will be having a cosplay competition this year to see if we can find the best dressed WOTD fan.
We pride ourself on being a really friendly show, so expect to meet lots of like minded people, and make some new friends.
We really are very proud of our guest line up this year, and from a fan’s point of view, these are not only iconic figures, but also lovely people to meet and interact with.