October 11-13, 2024

DarknessCon: Snake River

Spooky Vendors, Artists, Krampus, Panels, Make & Takes, Children's Activities, Underground Wonderland Party, Graveyard Bash, Horror Vixens, Live Performances & MORE!

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Horror, Cosplay, Author & More Guests

Special Guests

DarknessCon: Snake River will be bringing guests from your favorite fandoms. From Voice Actors to SFX Artists to Film Stars and Cosplayers.

Want to see a specific guest at our event? Let us know! We'll see if it's possible to bring them in.

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Get Ready for a Spine-Tingling Spectacle at DarknessCon: Snake River!

Unleash Your Inner Creep at the Ultimate Halloween Extravaganza

Prepare to be immersed in a realm where chills run down your spine and screams fill the air as DarknessCon: Snake River descends upon you this October 11th - 13th, 2024. We invite you to join us at the Mountainview Events Center, nestled in Pocatello, just a short drive away from the vibrant city of Idaho Falls. Brace yourself for a hair-raising experience woven with two enthralling costume parties, star-studded celebrity guests, dazzling vendors, talented artists, and an astonishing showcase of over 50 hours of mind-blowing cosplay, exclusive classes, make & takes, and much more!
Step into the heart of darkness as we bring your deepest fears to life at DarknessCon: Snake River. Set against the backdrop of the Mountainview Events Center, one of the most hauntingly beautiful venues in the region, this spine-tingling event promises an unforgettable experience that will send shivers down your spine. Brace yourself for an otherworldly adventure where reality blurs with fiction, and all your favorite spooky characters come alive.
Delight in endless thrills as you partake in our spine-chilling costume parties, where imagination knows no bounds. Don your most terrifying attire and revel in the macabre ambiance, surrounded by fellow enthusiasts who share your passion for the peculiar. Feel the energy surge as celebrity guests from the realms of horror and pop culture emerge from the shadows to grace us with their presence, granting you rare encounters and exclusive insights into their iconic characters.
Peruse our mesmerizing array of vendors and artists, where every corner unveils hidden treasures and curiosities waiting to be discovered. Embrace your creative spirit in our hands-on classes, where you can master the art of special effects makeup, learn to craft hauntingly beautiful props, and much more. Be sure to seize the opportunity to indulge in make & takes, where you can create eerie souvenirs to commemorate your time at DarknessCon: Snake River.
Prepare for adventure as you immerse yourself in over 50 hours of captivating cosplay, where you can witness astonishing displays of talent, craftsmanship, and dedication. Lose yourself in a world where the lines between reality and fiction are blurred, and immerse yourself in the magic of these extraordinary characters coming to life before your eyes.
Don't miss your chance to experience the ultimate Halloween extravaganza. DarknessCon: Snake River is your passport to a realm where nightmares come true, and the extraordinary becomes ordinary. Purchase your tickets now and embrace the darkness that awaits. This is an event you don't want to miss!
Get your tickets today and dare to be thrilled!

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Event Features

Find out the amazing features of the Colorado Horror & Pop Convention

Over 200 Hours of Experiences Planned

Events for every one and every age. From Children's Activities during the day to 18+ Afterhour Activities. Including over 150 hours of planned activities.

Vendors and Artists

With over 80 Vendor Spaces Artist Alley you'll be able to find a wide assortments of wares for every taste and lifestyle.

Evening Parties

Friday Night's Graveyard Bash celebrates everything spooky which Saturday Nights Wonderland sends you into a UV Dream World.

Our Sponsors & Partners

Colorado Horror & Pop Con happens due to multiple partnerships with our Sponsors & Partners!

Pass Pricing

From General Admission to Platinum Passes. There's a pass for everyone!

A Weekend of Events!

Over 100 hours of programming, vendors, artists and more, there's someone for everyone.

Vendors, Artists, Panels & More

Over 20,000 sq ft of Vendors, Artists, Panels, Make & Takes, Classes & MORE

Live Performances, Special Guests & More

Featuring Special Guests from all around the world and performances from both local and traveling performers.

Everything in the Standard Pass


Con Shirt & Lanyard

Receive an 2024 DarknessCon: Snake River Shirt and Lanyard

Early Vendor Access

Access the Vendor's Room 30 minutes early each day!

VIP Lounge Access

Access to the VIP Lounge

Everything in the Gold Pass


Skip The Lines

Skip the lines for events, panels, celebrity autographs, photo ops and even registration itself.

VIP Gifts

Who doesn't love Swag? How about Platinum Only Swag?

Guest of Honor Mixer & Dinner

Ticket to the Guest of Honor Mixer  and Dinner.

The Venue

The Mountainview Events Center

FREE Parking

Free parking is available in the public parking lots of the MEC.

Conveniently Located

located in the heart of Pocatello. Just a short drive from Idaho Falls and the surrounding area.

Amazing Accommodations

With host hotels located around the MEC, there is an affordable option for all.