Volunteers are being sought for ShockaCon Horror/Sci-Fi Convention.
The free event, which features special guests, exhibits, a "Monster Parade" and live musical performances, will be 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sept. 29 in South Charleston around the Mound and nearby locations like the LaBelle Theatre and public library.
Organizers of the event are looking for volunteers to take on at least one assigned 4-hour shift. Volunteers will be given tasks like registration for attendees, parade help, event setup and breakdown and more.The family-friendly event will also have vendor tents with items and food related to the overall horror and science fiction theme. More information, including lists of guests, events and sponsors, is available at www.wvshockacon.com. Those wishing to volunteer can click on the "Volunteer" button on the website or call 304-345-3674.