Smoky Mountain Terror to bring horror, pop culture icons to Kingsport

KINGSPORT, Tenn. (WJHL) — The Smoky Mountain Terror convention is coming to the Tri-Cities this summer with a packed lineup of horror and pop culture icons. The event takes place at Meadowview Convention Center in Kingsport June 8-9.

Some of the featured guests attendees can meet include the cast of Lost, Twilight, American Horror Story and numerous cult classic films and shows such as Child’s Play, Evil Dead, Vikings and many more.

Along with a full lineup of actors, the paranormal investigating group Ghost Hunters will meet with attendees, as well as Academy Award-winning makeup artist Ve Neill, who did Michael Keaton’s makeup for Beetlejuice and Danny Devito’s for Batman Returns.

Ticket prices range from $20 to $90 and are available now, along with professional photo ops, on the event’s website

This convention is one of two taking place in Kingsport in the summer, the other being Smoky Mountain Fan Fest, which takes place on Aug. 10 & 11. Guests at Smoky Mountain Fan Fest include Bam Margera, Ron Perlman, Billy West, Chandler Riggs and Jim Cummings.

Along with celebrity guests, several local and regional vendors will be in attendance, as well.

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