Hotel Transylvania’s Johnny Monster Bus and Character Tour

The Johnny Monster Bus and Character Tour will be making its way through the States with stops at select cities and offer to fans plenty of product giveaways, character meet and greets, and more!

unnamedHotel Transylvania: Transformania, is headed to streams than screens, and Amazon Studios & Sony Pictures Animation are partnering up to give fans the ultimate Hotel Transylvania experience! They have made the plans to have The Johnny Monster Bus and Character Tour travel through the States with stops at select cities (guide offered below) so kids can enjoy character meet and greets, and a lot more!  Additionally oversized inflatable characters to take over for photo-ops perfect for social media sharing. If successful, it may venture into other countries next.

For the final chapter of the Hotel Transylvania film series, franchise creator Genndy Tartakovsky returns as one of the screenwriters and executive producers. Selena Gomez will also serve as an executive producer, while reprising her role as Drac’s daughter, Mavis, alongside Andy Samberg, returning as Johnny. Directed by Derek Drymon and Jennifer Kluska, the film is produced by Alice Dewey Goldstone and executive produced by Tartakovsky, Michelle Murdocca, and Gomez. The story is by Genndy Tartakovsky with a screenplay by Amos Vernon & Nunzio Randazzo and Genndy Tartakovsky.


This all-new adventure presents Drac (Brian Hull) with his most terrifying task yet. When Van Helsing’s (Jim Gaffigan) mysterious invention, the ‘Monsterification Ray,’ goes haywire, Drac and his monster pals are all transformed into humans, and Johnny (Andy Samberg) becomes a monster! In their new mismatched bodies, Drac, stripped of his powers, and an exuberant Johnny, loving life as a monster, must team up and race across the globe to find a cure before it’s too late, and before they drive each other crazy. With help from Mavis (Selena Gomez) and the hilariously human Drac Pack, the heat is on to find a way to switch themselves back before their transformations become permanent. The film also features the voices of Kathryn Hahn (Ericka), Steve Buscemi (Wayne), Molly Shannon (Wanda), David Spade (Griffin the Invisible Man), Keegan-Michael Key (Murray), Fran Drescher (Eunice), Brad Abrell (Frank), and Asher Blinkoff (Dennis). 

The complete list of stops include:

8 January 2022 – California – Woodland Hills – Amazon Fresh
8 January 2022 – California – Marina Del Rey – Amazon Books
8 January 2022 – Minnesota – Minneapolis – Mall of America 
8 – 9 January 2022 – New York – Manhattan/SoHo – Amazon 4-Star 
9 January 2022 – California – Long Beach – Amazon Fresh
11 – 16 January 2022 – Pennsylvania – Philadelphia – Philadelphia Art Museum “Rocky Steps”
13 January 2022 – Texas – Austin – The Hive 
12 – 16 January 2022 – Illinois – Chicago – Millennium Park Promenade 
13 – 16 January 2022 – California – Los Angeles – The Original Farmers Market
14 – 15 January 2022 – Texas – Austin – The Domain
14 – 16 January 2022 – Arizona – Phoenix – Arizona Coyotes Game/Zoolights 
14 – 18 January 2022 – Texas – Houston – Discover Green
15 – 16 January 2022 – Florida – Miami – Brickell City Centre
15 – 16 January 2022 – Massachusetts – Lynnfield – Amazon Books
17 January 2022 – Florida – Miami – MLK Day Parade
17 January 2022 – Massachusetts – Boston – Boston Common Frog Pond 
17 – 18 January 2022 Texas – Houston – Discovery Green
21 January 2022 – Georgia – Atlanta – Atlanta Hawkes Game 
22 January 2022 – Ohio – Cleveland – Cleveland Monsters Family Day      

Author: Ed Sum

I'm a freelance videographer and entertainment journalist (Absolute Underground Magazine, Two Hungry Blokes, and Otaku no Culture) with a wide range of interests. From archaeology to popular culture to paranormal studies, there's no stone unturned. Digging for the past and embracing "The Future" is my mantra.

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