Eerie Horror Fest 2024



Get ready to embrace the darkness as the 2024 Eerie Horror Fest descends upon the historic Warner Theatre in downtown Erie, PA. Scheduled for October 4th and 5th, 2024, this year’s festival promises to be an electrifying experience filled with chills and blood-curdling excitement.

This year, the 2024 Eerie Horror Fest is condensed into two thrilling days, ensuring that attendees won’t miss a single scream. From special screenings to official selections, celebrity appearances, and a spine-tingling array of vendors, October 4th and 5th will be a celebration of all things macabre and mysterious. Aspiring filmmakers can looking forward to many of the highlights our event is known for, including exclusive workshops and industry panels.

This year’s official poster, designed by acclaimed EHF Art Director and illustrator, Monster Mark Kosobucki (@MonsterMark138 on Instagram), sets the tone for an unforgettable journey into the heart of horror.

Filmmakers and horror aficionados, take note: The 2024 Eerie Horror Fest is now accepting submissions for its international competition. If you dare to delve into the depths of horror cinema, submit your spine-chilling masterpiece for consideration. Visit our FilmFreeway page for detailed information on prizes, awards, policies, and associated costs. You can also learn more about our 2023 winners by visiting our website.

“Our team is excited to bring amazing and curated content to filmgoers and filmmakers alike,” says Festival Director Margaret Dieudonne. “Our goal is to highlight the work of horror filmmakers around the world and to create a space where attendees can interact with horror in all its gory glory. “

Mark your calendars with the following submission deadlines:

Earlybird Deadline: March 31, 2024
Regular Deadline: June 30, 2024
Late Deadline: July 20, 2024

For more information and submission guidelines, visit Eerie Horror Fest’s website and follow us on social media for updates and more.

About Eerie Horror Fest

The Eerie Horror Fest is a multi-day cinema and culture event of horror genre entertainment held every October in Erie, Pennsylvania. Positioned under the non-profit Film Society of Northwestern Pennsylvania umbrella, our mission is to curate, promote, celebrate, and engage with industry leaders, filmmakers, and fans from all over the world.



Aaron Mook | Public Relations Coordinator | |