Midsummer Scream

July 26-28, 2024

Experience chills and thrills at the world’s largest Halloween and horror convention in Long Beach!


  • Vendors: Explore the vast showroom floor with over 350 vendors showcasing horror collectibles, props, special effects for haunted attractions, gothic apparel, and more.
  • Previews: Get behind-the-scenes looks at upcoming Halloween events and attractions.
  • Events: Panels and performances by top horror icons and entertainment companies.
  • Hall of Shadows: Make your way through over a dozen haunted attractions including walk-through mazes, horror-themed VR experiences, escape rooms, and immersive theatre.
  • Photos: Get a professional photo with your favorite horror actors and voice actors.
  • Paranormal Pixie’s Pumpkin Patch: A kid-friendly zone, where little ones can enjoy special performances, book readings, and other fun activities without any of the gore and scares.

The Screaming Room Film Festival

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Parking & Transportation

Where to Stay

Midsummer Scream attendees can choose from a variety of accommodations in Long Beach, ranging from budget-friendly options to luxury hotels. Many properties are within walking distance or a short drive from the convention center, offering convenient stays for all horror enthusiasts.