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  1. How early do you start yard decorating?

    General Halloween
    I was curious what the consensus is for outside decorations.* Since Halloween items begin to go on sale as soon as Memorial Day is over, when do you like to start letting everyone know you are "open for business" in October? We've been doing about three weeks out from October 31st. Does...
  2. Thrift Store Finds?

    General Halloween
    I'm relatively new on the forum, and have been on a bit of a thrift store kick here of late. I haven't (as yet) found any really exceptional Halloween/horror sorts of deals during the off season, but I think a lot of it comes from one's mindset, and how creative a person can get with things for...
  3. vampire escape room

    Party Ideas. Experiences and Recipes
    Getting around to sorting through pictures, and it's time to post some from this year's Halloween puzzle room. books, boxes, letter, artifacts custom vampire hunter kit a clock for time keeping, and one of the puzzles some scary books people had to revive the rat didn't end up needing the...
  4. Drone footage of 2018 Beggars Night

    General Halloween
    Little late posting this but thought I would share. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hfiIcS_ivU8&t=266s
  5. Party City - Extended Cyber Monday Sale - 25% off sitewide + Free ship $39+

    Coupons, Discounts and Promotions
    Went to check out Party City for some birthday wrap and saw that they have an Extended Cyber Monday sale going on. 25% off sitewide and free shipping on onders $39+. Online only. Code SAVE25. SAVE25 offer valid Sunday 11/25 - Tuesday 11/27 at 11:59 pm PT. They have some nice halloween prop...
  6. New BIG SCARY SHOW: HAuNTcon, Disney's Haunted Mansion, Zombie Turkeys, more

    Announcements / Press Releases
    New BIG SCARY SHOW – EPISODE 172 – TURKEY DAY Episode 172 Turkey Day is here, and Meathook Jim is back from his honeymoon with the Lady of Darkness ( Now Mrs. Meathook) and they spent a lot of time in the Haunted Mansion at Walt Disney World. Now after Thanksgiving and a lot of good food the...
  7. Better late than never..

    Member Introduction
    Hello there, Ive been following this forum for a couple years but never actually posted anything. I was online the other day and saw this video its given me a lot of ideas for next year.
  8. Crunch time!

    General Halloween
    One week until Halloween (and yes, I know I'm a day late posting this), but are you on schedule, behind schedule, or ready to go? As for me, I'm pushing hard, and I think I'll be ready in time.
  9. Fog: Fog Machines and Vinegar

    Halloween Props
    Has anyone left vinegar in their fog machine? I left vinegar in mine last year and now its not working. The pump comes on but doesn't pump fluid. I took the pump apart and cleaned it up still nothing. The only thing I can figure is the vinegar messed the seals up. Just a last effort to see if...
  10. Prop Showcase: Skeleton

    Halloween Props
    Been out of the Halloween spirit for a few years. This year, just now, I think I'll be back into it. It's too late for 2018 but I'll be back next year. Here is a home made skeleton I made and kept from a few years back. We would put on a haunted house for our town and the cost was $1 or one...
  11. Prop Showcase: Last Years Yard Haunt!

    Halloween Props
    This is last years yard haunt me and my Dad set up! very late on this but i'm still figuring this forum out lol :D This year were going to be adding a lot of new things to it and I can't wait to share with you all when its up! We'll be setting up in about 3 weeks! Let me hear your opinions on...
  12. Resurrection Party Ideas

    Party Ideas. Experiences and Recipes
    Ok so 3 years ago I stopped having my big party and sold everything I had. I have the bug again and it's too late for this year so I want to start rebuilding for next year. I want to have a "resurrection" theme since I am bringing the party back to life. I am not sure what props to build, I...
  13. 2017 Hillcrest Cemetery

    General Halloween
    Here is Hillcrest Cemetery 2017. Turned out good even with the bad weather and the fact the I had to wait last minute on Halloween day in the late afternoon to finish putting stuff out.
  14. Need suggestions for controlling a solenoid on an air compressor-powered fog horn

    Halloween Prop Building Group
    Hi folks, I've got a pvc fog horn that i want to either run on demand or on a timer this year. The compressor won't take long to reload so the problem is releasing the air into the horn. I'm on a budget, having come to this idea late in the game. Any ideas? Water sprinkler system valve...
  15. introducing myself

    Member Introduction
    hi all my name is charlie. i live in upstate ny, sharon springs to be exact. we started haunting our yard last year and became addicted immediately! It is so much fun! I am into the animatronic end of this more than anything as of late, but enjoy all aspects. I am an auto mechanic by trade and...
  16. halloween stores open late?

    Party Ideas. Experiences and Recipes
    halloween stores open tonight in san diego?
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    Forum News and Rules
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  18. RIP Chilly Billy

    General Halloween
    Sad news for fans of Pittsburgh's Chiller Theater. Horror host Bill Cardille, AKA Chilly Billy, passed away over the weekend. As a kid, I remember staying up late to watch old horror movies every Saturday night. http://www.chillertheatermemories.com/TheShow.html...
  19. Wall Crawler

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    Happy Halloween all! Shall you all run out of candy Saturday! I have noticed alot of skeletons hanging from gutters, climbing ladders, even saw one climbing a rope! Although these are cute and some might even give a fright. I just didn't think they were dark enough for my haunt. With these...
  20. Dolls Halloween video of my Halloween sets for my daughters American doll

    Halloween Crafts
    Hi everyone - I am so late to post but here we go - more to follow!