The second annual Bruce Campbell Horror Film Festival presented by Wizard World, running August 20 – 23 at the Muvico Theater in Rosemont, Illinois (9701 Bryn Mawr Ave., Rosemont), promises thrills, chills, guests and surprises to Chicago’s legions of horror fans. The four-day event, programmed by The Awesome Fest, will coincide with Wizard World Chicago and offers convention-goers and ticket holders a chance to sit back, relax, and lose their minds.

Philadelphia, PA – June 4th, 2015 – The Awesome Fest is excited to announce the first program of their 6th annual outdoor summer series, sponsored by Vitaminwater. Every Friday at sundown, beginning June 26th & running through August 14th, the festival will showcase a lineup of cutting-edge independent film premieres at Liberty Lands, in the Northern Liberties section of Philadelphia. As the result of a grant from Penn Treaty Social Services District, all outdoor screenings will once again be free to attend!

Philadelphia, PA – On Friday, September 12th, The Awesome Fest will return to Adventureland Day Camp in Bensalem for the 2nd annual Summer Camp Sleepover, an overnight horror film festival outdoors in the woods, at a summer camp! From Dusk ‘til dawn, The Awesome Fest will screen 6 movies while offering the usual summer camp activities including campfires, food trucks, horror themed vendors, marshmallow roasts, games, as well as many surprises! “Campers” are even encouraged to BYOB and BYOT (bring your own tent)!

Rosemont, IL – August 7th, 2014 – The first ever Bruce Campbell Horror Film Festival, running August 21-24, 2014 in Rosemont, IL is excited to announce the full lineup of screenings, special guests, panels, and events, The four-day festival, presented by The Awesome Fest, will coincide with Wizard World Chicago Comic Con and will feature the best (and bloodiest) in independent horror cinema.

Philadelphia, PA – May 28, 2014 – Following an exciting announcement of their first-time partnership with Wizard World, the Awesome Fest is proud to reveal a complete summer festival lineup with presenting sponsor Visit Philadelphia™, and radio sponsor Classic Rock 102.9 MGK. The Awesome Fest will host an eight-week celebration of music and film taking on a central theme of rock ‘n roll rightly titled “The Soundtrack of Awesome!”

Philadelphia, PA – May 12, 2014 – The Awesome Fest returns with an exciting 2014 summer festival from June 19th through August 16th with sponsor Visit Philadelphia™. Featuring a lineup of Independent Cinema along with a heavy dose of familiarity -- retro screenings and yet-to-be-released Hollywood Blockbusters, music, and stand-up comedy -- The Awesome Fest is back! Kicking off with partner Wizard World Comic Con, The Awesome Fest will showcase their program from Thursday, June 19th through Sunday, June 22nd at Philly’s flagship comic book and pop culture convention.

Philadelphia, PA – October 2nd, 2013 – This year marks the 80th anniversary of the drive-in movie theater. To celebrate this distinct slice of Americana, The Awesome Fest is proud to announce the creation of their very own drive-in, presented by Enterprise CarShare, at one of the most unique and beautiful settings that Philadelphia has to offer: Eakins Oval, which resides directly in front of the majestic Philadelphia Museum of Art.

Philadelphia, PA – On Friday, September 13th, The Awesome Fest will take over Adventureland Day Camp in Bensalem for the 1st ever Summer Camp Sleepover, an overnight horror film festival outdoors in the woods! From Dusk ‘til dawn, The Awesome Fest will screen 6 movies while offering the usual summer camp activities as well as fishing, rock-climbing, campfires, food trucks, horror themed vendors, marshmallow roasts, scary stories, as well as many surprises! “Campers” are even encouraged to BYOB and BYOT (bring your own tent)!

Join us for this two part event as we celebrate the theatrical release of THE WORLD'S END, the third film in what's bound to be one of the most AWESOME trilogies of all time! On Wednesday, July 24th at 9pm, we'll be screening SHAUN OF THE DEAD outdoors at EAKIN'S OVAL, directly in front of The Art Museum on the Ben Franklin Parkway. This is a FREE screening! On Tuesday, July 30th, join us for a very special double feature of HOT FUZZ & an advanced screening of THE WORLD'S END with a Q&A to follow with Director Edgar Wright and actors Simon Pegg & Nick Frost!!

Philadelphia, PA – April 30, 2013 – This summer, from June 14th through August 17th, The Awesome Fest is teaming up with presenting sponsor Parx Casino® and media sponsor Citypaper, to launch a 10 week citywide film & music festival celebrating the 1980’s. The Festival will include over 50 events, featuring 30 outdoor movies, special guests, anniversary screenings, an ‘80’s style prom, and popular musicians from the decade. In keeping with the festival tradition, the majority of the events and all outdoor screenings are presented free of charge.