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From VampireFreaks,
The same company that brought you ‘Dark Side of the Con’ and ‘Triton Festival’, comes the next evolution in dark alternative events.
For 3 days, we take over the entire ‘Sheraton Parsippany’, in Parsippany, NJ
(one hour from NYC)
Featuring top industrial, goth, metal, dark alternative bands from around the world.
30+ Bands
100+ Vendors
Club Events
Costume Contest + Cosplay Guests
Sideshow Performers
Fun Activities and Panels

Our Venue – The Sheraton Parsippany

Yes, it’s the castle!
Once again we are taking over the entire Sheraton Parsippany castle, including all of the hotel rooms and all of the event spaces.

May 2nd – 4th, 2025

Sheraton Parsippany Hotel
199 Smith Rd
Parsippany, NJ
Google Maps Directions

Less than 1 hour drive from NYC!

Public transporation
15 minutes cab / uber ride from either the ‘Morristown’ or ‘Morris Plains’ train stations via NJ transit

Flying in? Closest airport is Newark Airport (EWR), about 30 minutes away.

Click. Here for Location and Hotel Info

Any additional questions / comments can be emailed to:
[email protected]