Horror fans can start the run up to Halloween early this year with The Mega Liverpool Horror Con coming to the city.

The weekend event is set to take place at Exhibition Centre Liverpool on October 7-8.

Tickets go on sale at noon today.

Along with stalls selling horror memorabilia, prints, props and all kinds of other curiosities, visitors can expect a weekend of interactive action.

There will be the chance to collect autographs from stars of TV and film, sit in on live panels featuring guest speakers with industry expertise or 鈥榬elax鈥?and enjoy one of the many film screenings.

Special guests are yet to be announced.

Exhibition Centre Liverpool
Exhibition Centre Liverpool

Organiser Victor Wright said: 鈥淲e鈥檙e looking forward to delivering an exceptional event in Liverpool.

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Tickets cost from £8.50-£30 and are available on the Exhibition Centre Liverpool website HERE