Zak Bagans of "Ghost Adventures". Photo copyright Suzanne Philips

Zak Bagans of “Ghost Adventures”. Photo copyright Suzanne Philips

The 2013 Scarefest  held in Lexington Kentucky started on Friday the Thirteenth and there could not have been a more fitting day for the Region’s biggest Horror and Paranormal convention to begin!

"Ghost Adventures" Star Aaron Goodwin. Photo Copyright Suzanne Philips

“Ghost Adventures” Star Aaron Goodwin. Photo Copyright Suzanne Philips

"True Blood" Star Jessica Clark.  Photo Copyright Suzanne Philips

“True Blood” Star Jessica Clark. Photo Copyright Suzanne Philips

Stars from classic horror films like “Halloween” and “Friday the 13th” joined Paranormal celebrities like Zak Bagans and Aaron Goodwin of “Ghost Adventures”,  Grant Wilson, Steve Gonsalves and Dave Tango from “Ghost Hunters” and Josh Gates from “Destination Truth” to walk the “black carpet” to officially kick off the 3-day event.

"Destination Truth" Star Josh Gates.  Photo copyright Suzanne Philips

“Destination Truth” Star Josh Gates. Photo copyright Suzanne Philips

Vendors with everything from creepy contact lenses to classic film posters and original artwork were set up to make sure attendees left with one-of-a kind items.

Grant Wilson and Adam Berry from "Ghost Hunters". Photo Copyright Suzanne Philips

Grant Wilson and Adam Berry from “Ghost Hunters”. Photo Copyright Suzanne Philips

The Scarefest was even bigger this year with more space and bigger guests.  Check out our other reports on the weekends festivities to delve deeper into Scarefest 6!

"Haunted Collector" Star John Zaffis. Photo Copyright Suzanne Philips

“Haunted Collector” Star John Zaffis. Photo Copyright Suzanne Philips

 

"Ghost Adventures"'s Billy Tolley and Aaron Goodwin. Photo Copyright Suzanne Philips

“Ghost Adventures”‘s Billy Tolley and Aaron Goodwin. Photo Copyright Suzanne Philips