2016 World Horror Convention  April 28 - May 1, 2016 in Provo, Utah


Welcome to the ZomBee State!

Guests of Honor:

   Kevin J. Anderson

   Brian Keene

   Jack Ketchum

   Joe McKinney

   Darren Shan

   Keith Thompson

Guest of Honor

& GMA Winner:

   Michael R. Collings

        Academic bio

Special Guests:

    Linda Addison

    Michael Arnzen

    Jason V. Brock

    Sunni K. Brock

    Michaelbrent Collings

    Carter Reid

    Victoria Price

    Jeff Strand

    Dan Wells

Ghost of Honor:

    Shirley Jackson

    (Lottery tickets provided)

Writing Workshop by:

    David Farland

Ghost Hunt by:

    Tom Carr

Sponsored in part by: Utah Valley Convention and Visitor's Bureau World Horror Microsite:


Art Show, Tabletop Game Room, and Vendor Room are OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!

Film Festival only:

$5/day, $15/all four days

More Information:

  1. * Advertise with WHC

  2. * Art Show

  3. * Attendees of WHC 2016

  4. * Become a Sponsor

  5. * Committee

  6. * Downtown Provo

  7. * Events at WHC

  8. * Film Festival

  9. * Guests of WHC

  10. * GMA Nominations

  11. * Harassment Policy

  12. * Hotel (info & reservations)

  13. * Pitch Session

  14. * Programming

  15. * Publicize WHC (flyers)

  16. * Register for WHC

  17. * Restaurants in Provo

  18. * Traveling to Provo

  19. * Tabletop Games

  20. * Vacation & Entertainment

  21. * Vendors' Room (Dealers)

  22. * Writing Links

  23. * Writing Workshop

                Join us on






The World Horror Convention is an annual gathering of professionals in the horror industry; publishers, authors, artists, musicians, filmmakers, vendors and, of course, horror fans. WHC serves as both a networking event and a chance for fans of the genre to get together, meet some of the creative talents in the field, and generally spend a weekend celebrating All Things Scary.



Film Festival Awards have been announced!

Thank you to everyone who helped make this years' World Horror Convention so memorable.  The guests were phenomenal, the participants stellar and the attendees a delight.  It was truly a great convention. 

I hope to see all of you at the next World Horror!