We are both excited to cover Walker Stalker Con’s first convention in Charlotte. If you are planning on attending, check out the press release below for more information.
FRANKLIN, Tenn. — Zombie enthusiasts and fans of the number-one show on television, The Walking Dead, will have the opportunity to meet their favorite stars at the upcoming Walker Stalker Con at the The Park Expo and Conference Center, December 17-18.
Walker Stalker Con has become an incredibly popular convention, offering something for everyone from the diehard fan to families to those with a growing interest in the genre. More than 30 of the most popular actors from shows such as The Walking Dead, Bates Motel, Gotham and more will speak to the audience, meet fans, pose for photos and sign autographs (see full list).
Attendees can also participate in a range of engaging and unique activities, including:
Free panel sessions led by stars from some of television’s most popular shows.
Zombies and cosplayers roam the convention floor, making for interactive experiences attendees will never forget.
Bringing the Dead to Life with Tate Steinsiek, a two-hour demonstration showcasing intermediate and advanced zombie special effects. This is a chance to get up close and personal with one of the stars of Face Off as he explains and demonstrates his incredible craft. There will also be a “Custom Convention Make Up Session” with Tate.
Vendors who deal in the comic, entertainment, zombie and other genres and industries.
There are even a number of opportunities to volunteer at the event, which can be found on the Walker Stalker Con website.
One of the most popular elements of the convention is the chance to meet and hear from stars from popular shows. In Charlotte, attendees will be treated to sessions with:
The Walking Dead: Tom Payne (“Jesus”), Chandler Riggs (“Carl”), Khary Payton (“Ezekiel”), Michael Cudlitz (“Abraham”), Josh McDermitt (“Eugene”), Christian Serratos (“Rosita”), IronE Singleton (“T-Dog”) — in all, there will be 26 actors from the show in attendance.
Giancarlo Esposito (“Gus”) and RJ Mitte (“Walt, Jr.”) from Breaking Bad
Actors from Friday the 13th and Face Off, among others
The full lists of guests is on the Walker Stalker Con Charlotte website.
About Walker Stalker Con:
Walker Stalker Con is a convention for fans of zombies, horror, and sci-fi produced by Fan Fest. Fan Fest is the leading convention and entertainment news brand in North America, with shows in more than 15 cities worldwide, and an audience in the hundreds of millions. With exclusive guest appearances at Walker Stalker Con and Heroes and Villains Fan Fest, and behind-the-scenes access to the stars of The Walking Dead, The Flash, Gotham, Once Upon A Time, Arrow, and the DC Cinematic Universe at FanFest.com, Fan Fest gives their audience a truly one-of-a-kind fan experience.
Walker Stalker Con
December 17-18, 2016
Location: The Park Expo and Conference Center
Saturday: 10:30am to 6:00pm; Sunday: 10:30am-5:00pm; VIP Entry at 9:00am each day
Tickets range from $45 General Admission to $1,400 for the ultimate experience: