Horror \Hor"ror\, n.
A painful emotion of fear, dread, and abhorrence; a shuddering with terror and detestation; the feeling inspired by something frightful and shocking.
Convention \Con*ven"tion\, n. a large formal meeting of people who do a particular job or have a similar interest.
What do we do in our spare time? We like all things Creepy! SOOO we go to conventions that cater to the genre of Horror.
We get to meet celebrities and people from the horror movie industry, and vendors and businesses that indulge us in our various pursuits.