The Official TWILIGHT SAGA Fan Convention will offer attendees the unique opportunity to involve themselves in all aspects of TWILIGHT. This weekend gathering will feature on-stage appearances by TWILIGHT celebrities, exclusive footage screenings, panel discussions, TWILIGHT themed parties, musical performances, costume and trivia competitions, auctions, autographing, merchandising, and photo opportunities, TWILIGHT merchandise and more.
Special on-stage appearances by TWILIGHT stars will include: Peter Facinelli (Dr. Carlisle Cullen, Sunday only), Bronson Pelletier (Wolf Pack’s Jared, Saturday and Sunday), Tinsel Korey (Wolf Pack’s Emily, Saturday and Sunday only), and Booboo Stewart (Seth Clearwater, Saturday and Sunday only).
Hosting this weekend’s show will be Hilly and Hannah Hindi from The Hillywood Show, a YouTube hit who are known for their hilarious spoofs from various movies. They will also be performing skits, posing for photos and adding to the weekend of fun! Major online TWILIGHT fan websites www.twilightlexicon.com and www.TwilightMOMS.com will be participating with special presentations on stage.
The fun will be kicked up a notch with the Saturday Night Volturi Vampire Ball, where attendee can dress in their finest vampire attire and dance the night away. A separate ticket is required for this event.
General admission tickets are available in advance through www.twilightconvention.com and at the door for $15. Show hours are Saturday, 9:30 AM – 7:00 PM and Sunday, 11:00 – 6:00 PM (all hours are tenetive). Tickets to the Saturday Night Vampire Ball are $69.
Hartford is one of the stops on this 14-city Official TWILIGHT Saga Fan Convention Tour that is being done in conjunction with Summit Entertainment.
More information can be found at www.twilightconvention.com.
About the TWILIGHT film series
The TWILIGHT film series stars Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson and tells the story of 17-year-old Bella Swan who moves to the small town of Forks, Washington to live with her father, and becomes drawn to Edward Cullen, a pale, mysterious classmate who seems determined to push her away. But neither can deny the attraction that pulls them together…even when Edward confides that he and his family are vampires.
The action-packed, modern day vampire love story and blockbuster success TWILIGHT was released in theatres on November 21, 2008. The second installment of the film franchise, THE TWILIGHT SAGA: NEW MOON directed by Chris Weitz and starring Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson and Taylor Lautner, released November 20, 2009 with the third film, THE TWILIGHT SAGA: ECLIPSE directed by David Slade, released on June 30, 2010. The fourth film, THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN – Part 1, is scheduled for release on November 18, 2011.
Melissa Rosenberg wrote the scripts for all three films in The TWILIGHT film series.
About Summit Entertainment, LLC
Summit Entertainment, LLC is a worldwide theatrical motion picture development, financing, production and distribution studio. The studio handles all aspects of marketing and distribution for both its own internally developed motion pictures as well as acquired pictures. Summit Entertainment, LLC also represents international sales for both its own slate and third party product. Summit Entertainment, LLC plans to release 10 to 12 films annually.
About Creation Entertainment, Inc.
Creation Entertainment produces events and merchandise for fans of genre films and television. Founded in 1971 the company has promoted over 2,000 conventions for fans of popular properties including Star Trek, Star Wars, Lord of the Rings, The X-Files, and Stargate.