LOS ANGELES – July 11, 2016  ScareLA, the Southern California Halloween convention, is fast approaching. This year’s ScareLA 2016 is set to take place at the Pasadena Convention Center on August 6 and 7, 2016. An expanded showroom of over 100,000 sq. ft. will
accommodate the con’s growing list of vendors, attractions, and entertainment.

ScareLA-2016-IMG-01The 2016 convention theme, “Season of the Witch,” and tagline, “Cast a Dark Spell on the Summer,” are dedicated to celebrating all things spooky, scary and unusual in SoCal and
beyond; featuring a themed logo by artist Mary J. Hoffman (BoogerVampire).

“ScareLA is proud to be the summer sneak peek of the West Coast Halloween season,” said
Lora Ivanova, ScareLA founder and Executive Producer.


Cassandra Peterson (better known as Elvira, Mistress of the Dark) will be the ghoulish host with the most at this year’s event.

“We not only showcase the best
horror content but also pioneer new interactive experiences unlike anything patrons can
experience at a typical convention. We plan on unleashing our darkest magic on Los Angeles
this August!”

ScareLA 2016 will showcase: over 200 curated vendors, artists and exhibits; presentations
and exclusive reveals of attractions and theme parks; classes and workshops for all ages;
children’s programming; haunt experiences, screening room, games, costume party and

Debuting in 2013, ScareLA celebrates the diverse Halloween industry of the West Coast –
from its iconic theme parks to home haunts. The event is a mecca for horror fans and
families. Attracting close to 10,000 guests in 2015, ScareLA is one of the fastest growing
independent conventions in the U.S.

To buy tickets or learn more about ScareLA’s 2016 plans, visit the ScareLA website at