OPENING NIGHT – Thursday 26 July – 6.00pm – 11.00pm
An Intimate Evening Celebrating CASSANDRA “Elvira” PETERSON (in person)
We welcome Cassandra Peterson to HHF 2018 as she receives the PRICE AWARD from Vincent Price’s daughter, Victoria. Enjoy Victoria’s unique audio/visual tribute to her father and then sit back and enjoy a rare screening of what many consider to be one of the greatest horror movie homages ever made, “ELVIRA’S HAUNTED HILLS” (2001).
Free original 1-sheet posters will be given out (courtesy of Cassandra Peterson) while stocks last.
- 6.00pm – Doors Open – Enjoy the full bar, snack bar, DJ Baron Harkonnen and speciality vendors. Buy tickets for our celebrity raffle (raising funds for the VINCENT PRICE ART MUSEUM).
- 7.00pm – VICTORIA PRICE “One Woman Show” – a tribute to her father and the VPM
- 7.30pm – The PRICE AWARD – Cassandra Peterson receives the prestigious PRICE AWARD from Victoria for her iconic and genre defining creation ELVIRA. Short Q&A with the film’s director SAM IRVIN and cast prior to the film.
- 8.00pm – “ELVIRA’S HAUNTED HILLS” (2001) – PART 1 – digital presentation.
- 9.00pm – Old School Intermission – Enjoy the full bar, snack bar, DJ Baron Harkonnen and speciality vendors. Buy tickets for our celebrity raffle.
- 9.30pm – “ELVIRA’S HAUNTED HILLS” (2001) – PART 2 – digital presentation.
- 10.00pm – Mix & Mingle – We’ll announce the raffle winners. Enjoy the full bar and vendor tables.
- 11.00pm – End of Day 1