HorrorAvenue.net is a Horror News & Entertainment website and The Horror Avenue Film Festival is a new annual event designed to feature a collection of awesome horror films each year!

We are extremely excited to have our 2020 film festival hosted at the Red Roof Inn in DeKalb, IL!! In addition to the best in Independent Horror Films Screening, our venue also has a discounted Room in the same building! We hope that you will come to join us!

IMPORTANT UPDATE: Due to the ongoing pandemic and restrictions put in place by our Governor, we have been forced to move our festival online. Thank you for your understanding.

HORROR AVENUE FILM FESTIVAL WILL RUN ONLINE IN AN ON DEMAND FORMAT UNTIL FRIDAY 11/13/2020.

A FESTIVAL PASS IS ONLY $15 TO WATCH ALL OF THE FILMS WITHOUT RESTRICTION!

Best Film
1st Runner Up
2nd Runner Up

You must own rights to all of your film material (including music) and/or authorized to submit the works on behalf of the content owner(s). Submitter is solely responsible for any violation / legal actions to this rule.

We require a digital one-sheet / movie poster image & synopsis for promotion of your film if selected.

Festival is open to any film that might be considered a horror film, or anything of a disturbing nature, dark art and/or frightening.

There is NO 'Film Made By' date. We have shown horror films from as early as the 30's. Please feel free to submit your early work as well as your current work.

Overall Rating
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  • Russell Emanuel

    Awesome film festival that treated us very well! Thank you so much!

    October 2020
  • Doug Strong

    Thank you so much Horror Avenue!! We appreciate you!

    August 2020
  • Top Notch festival organized by awesome people! It was an honor to have been screened at Horror Avenue Film Festival

    March 2020
  • Michael Fausti

    Great festival, good communication, thanks selecting Dead Celebrities.

    January 2020
  • Chris Stuckmann

    Thanks so much for showing our film!

    December 2018