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  1. New BIG SCARY SHOW: A look back at 2018

    Announcements / Press Releases
    New BIG SCARY SHOW – WELCOME TO 2019 Episode 175! Well, it’s 2019 and the Big Scary Show bids a fond farewell to 2018 as only we can, with another show chock full of news and information to keep you on top of the haunt industry. It may only be January, but we’re beginning the countdown to our...
  2. 2019 UK Halloween (all welcome to comment/jump in)

    General Halloween
    See - I can keep a New Years Resolution. I was determined not to just keep thinking about starting this thread for 2019 - so I've done it on Jan 1st!
  3. Hello! 1st Time Haunter Intro

    Member Introduction
    Howdy -thought I'd introduce myself before seeking help on my Prop project 1st Time Ranch Of Horror Employee here Location: Turlock, CA aka Central Valley California Horror fan since birth Was convinced to audition as a Halloween Maze Cast Member. Now Sad all the years I lost. 18yrs to...
  4. Best times to shop certain stores for Halloween for max discounts?

    General Halloween
    I am curious if there is a guide for the perfect time to hit the 50%+ discounts for many of the stores. I always hit Spirit November 1st. But what about places like Michael's which is sold out by Nov 1st, or Kirkland, or the big box stores? When are those perfect times without having to drive to...
  5. Good/Bad weather- whether or not

    General Halloween
    It's still 2 weeks out but the forecast for my town is remaining at rain. I sure hope it changes to a decent day and night. I really need the 29th through Nov 1st to cooperate. I can manage with less, but that's ideal. I hope everyone eeks out good weather this year! Good luck!
  6. My last year .

    General Halloween
    I start this post by saying, I have enjoyed this group and the so many comments that I have read, and the many post that I have been a part of. I have been a haunter for over 35 years and a member here for just a few. The help I have gotten has made "Deadview" a very nice success and it has been...
  7. September 1st?

    General Halloween
    I know some of us have put a few small decorations up indoors already, but when do you bring out the big stuff? I can't wait until October, so I'm planning on September 1st. I'm starting with fall themed, then onto all out scary..
  8. Need Help deciding for a Baby Costume!!! 1st Halloween

    Halloween Costume Ideas
    Halloween Lovers, I need some help. My 14 month old its her 1st Halloween. I don't want to completely scare her. I'm thinking of a onesie. Should I do pink Pokemon or Pink dinosaur. HELP!!! https://etsy.me/2LyPY9I
  9. My Haunted Apartment 2015

    General Halloween
    Setup starts Sept 1st, goes right up until Halloween day :)
  10. Whoever is the 1st post wins!

    Whoever is the 1st post wins! GO!
  11. Prop Showcase: Busting out Freddie, 1st one.

    Halloween Props
    Thank you Scarylady for the inspiration.
  12. Mason o' Lantern

    Member Introduction
    My Halloween searching on the internet always leads me here, so I finally decided to join. For me Halloween begins September 1st. I also celebrate the 13 Days Of Creepmas December 1st-13th. I blog about Halloween on my humble blog. Halloweeny things I enjoy: video games decorations...
  13. Static: Beginnings of my pirate garage

    Halloween Props
    Well here are the first very rough photos of my layout. Just the very rough initial layout. I hope to start putting things in order by this weekend. Lots to do but I want to get it pretty much in place by the 1st.
  14. Mechanical: Saying zombie or ghoul prop test

    Halloween Props
    I made this guy with some scrap wood and a wiper motor. I still have some tweaking to do and will change the outfit and bulk him up some. here is the inner workings of my new friend: I think this is a little too fast. was my 1st test: What do you think...
  15. Pneumatic: Casa fear style zombie ground breaker

    Halloween Props
    Got the ground breaker all mocked up hopefully tomorrow I can put some air to it to do some testing. This is my 1st attempt at a pneumatic prop. Hoping for the best...
  16. PropShop

    Announcements / Press Releases
    Because i am relatively new to the forum, i thought i would let everyone here know. For the last 10 years i have been the owner of GRIMZI 13 Productions, a side prop making company i operate. I open the orders from Jan. 12 through June 1st. I only except 20 orders per year on a first come first...
  17. Static: Our 1st TOT!!! ;)

    Halloween Props
    This is our new doorman. ;)
  18. Prop Showcase: 1st attempt at a Cemetery Fence

    Halloween Props
    Hi this is my first year at Haunting and i must say its frreeeakking addictive... 1st i must say a great thankyou to all the fellow haunters on here and a big thanks to YOUTUBE!! Nearly finished my 1st cemetery fence and pedestal with Medusa on top..
  19. Static: My 1st Tombstones (works in progress)

    Halloween Props
    Plunging in this year with both feet! Of course, should have started earlier, but that's life! :D About to the aging stage on these two... And finishing them off overall. Then, going to make more! We like the funny epitaphs around here. :) Thanks to ALL here who have inspired, guided...
  20. October Movie Marathon 2014

    General Halloween
    I did this the other year, and we're already talking about October movies elsewhere, so I want to see who is game for posting their watch list for October. I'm still working on mine, but I'll post it here soon. You still have time before October 1st arrives to come through! Better yet, can you...