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  1. Pro Haunts

    General Halloween
    Now I don't mean to complain or anything, but this is something I've noticed for a long time and it hit me again last night as we were out going through a couple of local pro haunts. Why are they all so... cheap? I mean, it's like they don't even try most of the time. One place had so much of...
  2. Hello from a canadian home haunter!

    Member Introduction
    Hello all! I've loved Halloween for as long as I could remember, and though I decorate every year, since we moved to larger property only now have I really started getting into diy Halloween and serious home haunts! So I just want to say a big greeting to everyone from Apsley, Ontario, Canada...
  3. Prop Showcase: 2017 Outdoor Haunts....lets see them!!!!

    Halloween Props
    I'll get the ball rolling this season. I put my outside stuff out last weekend, and have been tweaking it here and there ever since (I can't leave well enough alone) :D. I think I got carried away taking pictures, so sorry about the abundance of them. As you can see below I don't have the...
  4. Other: New Food Drive banner - Haunts Against Hunger

    Halloween Props
    The new banner to advertise the food drive came in and hopefully will help bring in donations on the big night. Does anybody else do a food drive as part of their haunt? I heard about Haunts Against Hunger about 5 years ago and joined up. Honestly there isn't much activity on their facebook...
  5. Seeking disabled-accessible Haunts for inclusion in online list

    Haunts, Gatherings and Conventions
    Hey all, I run a wheelchair- and disabled-accessible haunt in Toronto, Canada. I'd like to compile a list of accessible haunts (home or commercial both accepted) so disabled folks* can find haunts that will work for them. It can be immensely difficult for disabled folks to find haunts they can...
  6. New Scare Tourism book: "Drawn to the Dark!"

    For Sale By Merchants
    Hey, y'all! Just wanted to share some details about a new book I just had released: "Drawn to the Dark!" https://www.amazon.com/Drawn-Dark-Explorations-Tourism-Around/dp/145562294X Inspired by a fascination with fear culture, writer Chris Kullstroem left her job and home to experience...
  7. Other: Warning signs? How do you protect your haunt?

    Halloween Props
    Hi everyone! I know we all put in a lot of work every year to our props and haunts. So how do you protect yours?
  8. Need stories, issues , things going right, what would you done different

    General Halloween
    Hello Haunters, Working on a project maybe a podcast or video cast. What are some of the issues for any home haunters. issues with your neighbors? Did you have a great idea in your head then didn't work out, Why what happen. What weather issues have some of you had to deal with What help you...
  9. Hello from the US

    Member Introduction
    Just wanted to say hi from NJ. Ive been doing haunts for 5 years now.
  10. Home Haunt List

    General Halloween
    I apologize if there is already a thread for this but i was unable to find it. I love checking out others home haunts and was wondering if there was a list on here or a website that would provide some info on these home haunts! I have a free weekend and would like to check a few things out. Can...
  11. Pro haunts

    General Halloween
    This may be posted elsewhere. I couldn't find anything so here goes. I love pro haunts and have been visiting them for over 20 years,which guess kinda dates me but oh well. I have traveled state to state to all the top haunts. Can't list them all, some have been great and others a waste of time...
  12. Vctrfrnknstn is back!

    Member Introduction
    I was a member of the Halloween Forum a number of years ago and have found my way back from the dead! I have been doing my home haunt, Ravenwood Cemetery, since about 1980, and have also used it to do charity haunts over the years. Most of my props are homemade with a few store bought...
  13. Near Lakeland,FL

    General Halloween
    Hi, are there any Haunters near Lakeland, Florida as me(Dave) and my other half (Janine) are coming over there from the UK for Halloween and would like to see some Amazing Yard Haunts.
  14. The Lindamood Family haunts

    General Halloween
    I was searching for halloween volcanoes (don't ask) and came upon the website for the Lindamood family where I found their Tiki Halloween 2005 webpage. They had a volcano that spewed actual fire from the top it appears. Then checked out their other yearly haunt photos from 2002 to 2013. Thought...
  15. Static: Headless Manequin Inspiration

    Halloween Props
    Recently I acquired some headless mannequins from a store that went out of business. I'm looking for inspiration on how to transform them into spooky haunts. Headless horseman seems the obvious route, I'm interested in seeing any headless horsemen props you've made or headless haunts. Thanks!
  16. Looking for information about haunts without gore

    General Halloween
    Morning all----please don't be offended by this...I'm not trying to offend anyone....we all have our own thing......I'm not into the whole gore thing...anyone know of any pro haunts that don't really feature gore?? I have been to many...all over...and except for disney....all seem to feature...
  17. Are Virtual Reality headsets a threat to home haunting?

    General Halloween
    Just tried the VR Gear from Samsung, the download was a haunted mansion type, it was real impressive. Has anyone thought of incorporating this into their home haunts, can they Co exist, or is this the future of experiencing Halloween? Your thoughts?
  18. Prop Showcase: Glowing Ghouls!

    Halloween Props
    Here are a few of our Glowing Ghouls ready to go out to their new Haunts! Going my way Ghouls are next!
  19. Haunts across US and Canada

    Haunts, Gatherings and Conventions
    Is there anywhere that posts a list of all the commercial haunts across the U.S. and Canada? It would be nice to have such a list with reviews. Thanks for any help David
  20. Static: Garage door crypt facade that opens

    Halloween Props
    Here is a link to a new project on my haunts facebook page https://www.facebook.com/EdgewaterMortuary/videos/885576964885956/
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