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  1. Emergency ideas?

    General Halloween
    Work is doing a bring your kid to work day tomorrow for trick or treat. Anywho, plan was for me to set up something of a photo booth. I had arranged to decorate a room tonight for this purpose. They just rescheduled me, I have 30 minutes tomorrow before the start. ANY ideas for 30...
  2. Fog: Cadaver Crypt Fog Chiller

    Halloween Props
    This is a fog chiller Cadaver Crypt I made. Behind one of the skulls is a fan to bring fresh air into the fog machine and the other 7 are where the fog exits. Inside there is also space for ice to cool the fog.
  3. Hello All

    Member Introduction
    Just wanted to say hello to everyone. Big fan of the Yard Haunts. Wife and I have been doing static displays for years. Looking to bring some life to our haunt.
  4. Ahoy!

    Member Introduction
    Happy to join the Halloween Forum as we've seen a lot of fabulous posts on Pinterest over the years that bear the HF watermark. My husband, three kids and I build on our pirate costumes and porch decor a little bit every year since moving to Northern California almost four years ago. We love...
  5. New here, I'm in WA

    Member Introduction
    Hi All, I live in Raymond, WA where I do my best to bring Halloween to a small, rural community. I've lived here 2 years and this will be my 3rd Halloween here. I'm slowly building up a decent yard haunt to thrill the trick-or-treaters. Right now all my stuff is in the attic but it all comes...
  6. Mechanical: Help!!!

    Halloween Props
    Hey All...by any chance is there anyone in the Dallas/ft.worth area that fixes props..i 4 of my (9) that have issues...i can bring to u or u come to me...i live in little elm..(75068).. hope someone can help..thanks for any info!!:o
  7. Other Craft of the Month for february is Potion Bottle

    Halloween Crafts
    Hi everyone going to bring the craft of the month back and we are going to start with February Craft of the month is Potion bottles lets see your creativity This is all about getting creative and showing what you made :) Let the fun start :) MARCH CRAFT - WANDS APRIL CRAFT - KIT ANY KIND...
  8. Electronic/Software: Name that part...

    Halloween Props
    Hi , can someone help me identify the name of this electronic part that the red arrow is pointing to and what size it is by the 104 marked on the tan button and also what does it do exactly on this 6V motor from one of my props. The motor is suppose to turn the spindle a certain degree and then...
  9. Electronic/Software: Limb Ripper Werewolf Prop Returning 2017

    Halloween Props
    Spirit Halloween is re-releasing their Limb Ripper Werewolf prop for this year ! Who knows what else they might bring back ! Sneak Peak Video:
  10. Attendance Number Disapointment

    Party Ideas. Experiences and Recipes
    This is my first year hosting a Halloween Party and I'm wondering what you all did/do to bolster numbers? I sent the initial invite at the end of August to allow for timing and I sent a followup to the "maybe's/not-yet-responded" yesterday. Including my boyfriend and I, I've got only 9...
  11. Specific little props we don't have anymore...

    Wanted to Buy
    I'm seeking to bring back some props we've lost or gotten rid of in the past few years, for nostalgia purposes. If you have or have seen where I can find any of these props pictured below, please let me know! Thank you so much...
  12. Electronic/Software: AtmosFear-FX: Trick �r Treat

    Halloween Props
    AtmosFear-FX: Trick ’r Treat Nice --- this should be sweet. I'm glad they're teaming up with movie studios to bring movie effects to home haunters! http://atmosfx.com/collections/atmosfearfx/products/trick-r-treat
  13. Other: Projector Question. . .

    Halloween Props
    I'm looking to purchase a projector for foam sculpting projects in the future. What is a good projector I could get, at an acceptable price? I would kind of like one that is SD card compatible, as I think that would be the simplest way to do images. If otherwise, please advise. (I've seen a...
  14. Thoughts?

    Party Ideas. Experiences and Recipes
    We have an annual Halloween party at our house. We decorate inside and out, do the themed food and drinks. We do not do Trick or Treaters because we have 3 big dogs and don't want to keep them agitated with the doorbell and people coming in and out. This year, I thought since we do all this work...
  15. New BIG SCARY SHOW: Heavy Rebel, Devil's Attic, Haunt Draft, more

    Announcements / Press Releases
    New BIG SCARY SHOW - Episode 111 The Dog Days of Summer It’s that time again haunters, Build season, and the Big Scary Show has got you covered with all the haunt happenings while you are building out for season. Badger was at Heavy Rebel Weekender recently and brought us back interviews with...
  16. Mechanical: Bring back the gemmy animated crypt keeper prop !

    Halloween Props
    Hi,i just joined to ask if anybody believes that this would be a great idea ! I Have been searching for a way to possibly create a petition page of some sort and a group to give Gemmy the idea to bring back the Crypt Keeper Animated prop. Anybody thinking the same ? ;)
  17. how do you do it?

    Party Ideas. Experiences and Recipes
    Hey all! Just curious, I've seen posts lately about how many of you have parties for upwards of 50 or more people! I aspire to that, but how do you do it cost wise with food and alcohol? Im planning on 25 with my party and between food, alcohol, and favors (which favors I do to an excess) it...
  18. BRing your own alcohol invites

    Party Ideas. Experiences and Recipes
    Saw a poem somewhere saying along the lines " as the night goes and the spirits run low..........now I can't find it. It would've been perfect for my invites letting my guests know to bring alcohol. TIA
  19. Camp ground halloween weekend in September

    General Halloween
    We are excited going to our first halloween themed weekend. It is about a 4 hour drive staying in a cabin, there is 5 of us in our car. I have a huge halloween display been doing it for 15 years. Need to come up with compact travel friendly big bang for my buck ideas. There is a prize for best...
  20. New BIG SCARY SHOW: New haunt owners, Camden Toy, Halloween & Heavy Metal, more

    Announcements / Press Releases
    New BIG SCARY SHOW: Episode 69 – From Head to Tail It may be the middle of Christmas Season, but the Big Scary Show will always bring you the Halloween and Haunt goodness that makes this season take a back seat to all that is spooky and scary. The newest Gruesome Giveaway question give you a...