Thank you to all the attendees, vendors, guests/panelists, and staff for making our 5th anniversary the best Imaginarium Convention yet! Looking forward already to 2019! Here is the full list of award-winners announced at our Awards Banquet: 2018 Imaginarium Convention Independent Film Festival Awards Best Feature Film Bong of the Living Dead Best Feature Film Runner-up All About the Afterglow Best Short Film The Lightkeeper’s Story Best Short Film Runner-up Broken Contentment Best Directing Submerge: Echo 51 Best Editing In a Flash Best Cinematography The Blurry World of Marcello Casagrande Best Sound Scott & Crowley; A Comic Book Adventure Best Character Development Baby Frankenstein BestRead More →

Imaginarium 2018 Begins Today! The registration/info counter for Imaginarium 2018 opens at 2pm!  If you have pre-registered, pick up your passes there.  If you have not gotten your day or weekend passes yet, you can get them at the same location.  Everything gets underway at 3pm! Come on down to the Ramada Plaza Hotel and Conference Center in Louisville, Kentucky and begin the adventure!          Read More →

The schedule of hosted, table-top RPG games, demos with game designers, hours for open gaming, and more has been posted! The Imaginarium Convention is hosted by Bloat Games. Retro video game stations from Retro Rewind LLC will be located in the main gaming room and will be available during open gaming hours! See the link below for full information. More →

The full screening schedule for the 2018 Imaginarium Convention Independent Film Festival has been posted! Screenings take place on all three days of the convention, from October 5-7, and include all official selections being judged for awards, as well as select, special exhibitions. Special exhibitions will include a screening hosted by Christopher Saint Booth of his highly-acclaimed documentary “Spooked: The Ghosts of Waverly Hills Sanatorium”! To see the full schedule of screenings and information on all of the films, visit Imaginarium 2018’s film festival preview page at: More →

For Immediate Release September 26, 2018 Imaginarium Convention Returns to Louisville for 5th Anniversary October 5-7! The 5th anniversary of the Imaginarium Convention arrives in Louisville, Kentucky October 5-7 at the Ramada Plaza Hotel and Conference Center.  A convention that brings together storytellers and creatives with readers and those into pop culture fandom, Imaginarium 2018 celebrates all areas of the creative writing world. The lineup of programming, activities, and guests is stronger than ever.  Over 160 professional guests will take part in over 130 panels and workshops pertaining to all genres of creative writing, the craft of writing, publishing, filmmaking, screenwriting, editing, game design, marketing,Read More →

Reserved spaces for the buffet dinner at Imaginarium 2018 are now available!  The price for each reserved space is the same as last year, $29.95. There will be a seating area for those wanting to watch the awards ceremony who do not want the dinner buffet. Entertainment will include some magic by Big Daddy Cool and a special Steampunk Fusion Funk Dance presentation by the Lady Safiya Seraphine Lovelace! The awards banquet is a highlight of the Imaginarium weekend for sure and we’ve got a great one in store for everyone this year. To secure dinner spaces at any time, visit: More →

Imaginarium Convention is proud to announce the Official Selections for the 2018 Imaginarium Convention Independent Film Festival!  A fantastic group of independent feature films, short films, and documentaries from around the world will be screened throughout the October 5-7 event and viewed by our panel of judges for our 5th year of awards! Finalists for Imaginarium Convention’s screenplay competition have also been announced! Winners in an array of categories will be announced at the Imaginarium Awards Banquet which takes place during the convention, on the evening of Saturday, October 6th. A full preview page has been added to the site for you to browse theRead More →

Imaginarium 2018 is proud to welcome back Healing Hands Entertainment as an official sponsor! An award-winning film production company, Healing Hands Entertainment is home to some wonderful independent creative talents who attendees are going to enjoy meeting and interacting with in our programming, expo, and other activities! We are very excited to have Healing Hands Entertainment back with us for our 5th anniversary event! About Healing Hands Entertainment: Healing Hands Entertainment is a film production company that specializes in music videos, documentaries, short films and is proud to announce they are in pre-production on their first feature film Letters to Daniel. Founded and owned byRead More →

Imaginarium 2018 is proud to welcome actor/filmmaker/screenwriter/photographer Silvio Wolf Busch as a spotlighted guest! A multi-talented creative, Silvio will bring many areas of expertise to the programming and activities at Imaginarium 2018. From his writing to filmmaking, acting, and photography, Silvio is known for delivering excellent work again and again, and attendees at Imaginarium this October 5-7 are going to really enjoy meeting him! We are thrilled to have Silvio with us for our 5th anniversary event! About Silvio Wolf Busch: Silvio Wolf Busch is a German born American actor. He began his career as a stuntman in California where his extensive Equestrian skills landedRead More →