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BRUCEFEST at the Stanley Hotel November 12, 13, & 14, 2021 | Press Release


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November 12, 13, & 14, 2021 | Stanley Hotel 

AEG and Black Ink Presents is thrilled to announce the inaugural BRUCEFEST live at the Stanley Hotel this November. More info: BruceFest.co 

Bruce Campbell, American actor, writer, producer, and director may be known best for his role as Ash Williams in Sam Raimi’s Evil Dead franchise premiering in 1981. The Evil Dead is the ultimate 80’s horror cult classic that spawned an iconic series spanning over decades and has influenced much of modern horror. 

Bruce invites you for the ultimate weekend experience in grueling horror at the legendary Stanley Hotel, the hotel that inspired Stephen King’s The Shining. The Stanley Hotel is tucked away within the Rocky Mountains in remote Estes Park, Colorado and has opened its doors to guests since 1909. It’s truly the perfect setting for the first-ever BruceFest. 

BruceFest is a multi-night event occurring Friday, November 12, Saturday, November 13, & Sunday, November 14, 2021. Tickets will be sold in tiers of 3-day passes, the Deadite Package, the Necronomicon Ex-Mortis Package, and the Kandarian Demon Package. 

3-day festival passes can be purchased separately or as a package with hotel rooms at The Stanley Hotel. 

All festival passes will include: 

  • “Watch With” Screenings the centerpiece of the weekend’s events is the “Watch With” screenings of the Evil Dead series, featuring Bruce Campbell delivering hilarious and enlightening live commentary while answering questions from the audience. 
  • Quintessential Horror Film Exhibit a stylized, self-guided, curated exhibit will greet the guests, complete with informative exhibits 
  • Evil Dead Photo Op Experience this unique photo experience features larger than life set pieces, allowing guests to immerse themselves in the Evil Dead universe fully for a once-in-a lifetime photo opportunity. 
  • Ghostly Scavenger Hunt a custom scavenger hunt throughout the woods that surround the Stanley Hotel, combine a traditional nature hike with a treasure hunt, leading guests to find relics from Evil Dead films. 
  • Continuous Showings of Your Favorite Bruce Movies – featuring such titles as Evil Dead, Evil Dead II, Army of Darkness, Bubba Ho-Tep, My Name is Bruce 
  • Additional Surprise Activations event-wide competitions, prizes, and so much more await!! 

There will be additional activations only accessible with the Necronomicon Ex-Mortis Package or the Kandarian Demon Package. Those include: 

  • VIP Photo Op – Snap a once-in-a-lifetime photo with the legend himself, Bruce Campbell, in an immersive set piece from the Evil Dead universe. 
  • Evil Dead VIP Groovy Cocktail Party with Bruce Campbell For the most discerning Evil Dead fans, a VIP Cocktail Party, hosted by Bruce Campbell himself, is truly a moment to remember, featuring custom cocktail recipes, hour d’oeuvres, and the chance to chat with Bruce! 
  • Evil Dead VIP Murder Mystery Dinner Party with Bruce Campbell & Catered by Chef Binotto A delicious dinner catered by Chef Binotto, accompanied by the sparkling wit of Bruce Campbell, and an interactive murder mystery to solve coalesce to create one of the most memorable meals of the guest’s lives! 2 Michelin star Chef Chris Binotto trained under Iron Chef Morimoto and is currently the corporate consulting chef for the Tim Burton themed “Beetle House” restaurant group. He’s featured in “The Nightmare Before Dinner” cookbook and was most recently on the new series of “Chopped.” 

So what are you? 

Are you a parasitic demon seeking to possess mortal bodies? Do you enjoy feasting on the souls of living creatures? You’ll want the Deadite Package

$300 – All base level events and screenings + event poster 

Do you have the power to harness the Book of the Dead, summoning ancient evils and demons to do your biding? You’ll want the Necronomicon Ex-Mortis Package

$450 – All base level events and screenings, signed event poster, preferred access to events and screenings + access to Evil Dead VIP Groovy Cocktail Party with Bruce Campbell

Or are you an ancient demonic spirit wreaking havoc and gruesome supernatural wrath on the living? You’ll want the Kandarian Demon Package

$600 – All base level events and screenings, signed event poster, preferred access to events and screenings access to Evil Dead VIP Groovy Cocktail Party with Bruce Campbell, Evil Dead VIP Murder Mystery Dinner Party with Bruce Campbell & Catered by Chef Binotto + VIP photo op with Bruce Campbell 

3-day BruceFest passes are available on AXS here, or call 888-929-7849 

3-day BruceFest and Room passes are available through the Stanley Hotel here, or call 970-577-4000 Info and passes on BruceFest.co 

PR and General Questions to Molly at mwallace@aegpresents.com 


ABOUT AEG PRESENTS: One of the largest live-entertainment companies in the world, AEG Presents is dedicated to all aspects of music performance and event production, including producing and promoting global and regional tours, music events and world-renowned festivals. 


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ABOUT BLACK INK PRESENTS: Black Ink Presents are creators, promoters, and producers of genre-bending live performance events, who also provide turn-key design and management solutions for live activations, entertainment tours, galas, premieres, and special events. Inventiveness and imagination are infused into everything Black Ink does, from first concept to execution, turning every Black Ink event into a work of art. 



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