Friday the 13th Horror in Hicksville

The Friday the 13th Horror in Hicksville event features horror shorts by local filmmakers, a My Chemical Romance tribute band, zombie makeovers, a food truck, and more.

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Friday the 13th of March will be a night of terror at the Long Island Puppet Theater in Hicksville. The film and music event kicks off at 6:30 p.m. and will have everything from screenings of horror shorts, bands, and a food truck to zombie makeovers, a DJ, and local Long Island artists and craftspeople selling handcrafted jewelry, soaps and more.

Horror shorts by local filmmakers

The highlight of the event will be showcase of films from 2019's "Scared For Your LIIFE" Horror Film Festival. "Scared For Your LIIFE" is a branch of the Long Island International Film Expo (LIIFE) specializing in the macabre world of horror short films.

Shorts that will be screened at this event include:

Miss understood Monster (14:39 min.) -Lindsay Serrano

Beneath (9:54 min.)

Matryoshka (9:56 min.) - Manny Serrano

Zoul (11:51min) - Tom Cassese

Stalag III-C (11:50 min.) - Jason Rogan

The Son, The Father (13:14 min.) - Lukas Hassel

Crazy For The Blonde (17:59 min.) - Tom Bragg

The Passage - (10:35 min.) Anthony Altamura Nightmare Film Crew

As well as some "Hauntsville Hopefuls":

The Blood is the Life (8:00 min.) - Jennifer Valdes & Marissa Valdes
Animatronix - Dennis Carter Jr.

The event will also feature:

Zombie makeovers by Kristin Tinsley

Food truck and beverages by MATTITACO

DJ Louie Lugosi & Kenyon spinning alternative, retro, industrial, emo, metal and more

Live bands performing:

So Long and Goodnight - a tribute to My Chemical Romance

Discipline Theory


Tommy Step

The MC for the night is Zoë Durand

Vendors include:

The Golden Sickle

Moon Wax Handmade Soaps

Full Metal Jewelry

Sunshine’s Moonlight


The Long Island Puppet Theater is located at 10 Heitz Pl, Hicksville. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Purchase tickets online at the event page. Tickets are $15 in advance with special discount code (use the code “nocturnalcreaturesny”) or $20 day of the event.