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  1. Neighbors who are complete A**holes

    Off-Topic Stuff
    Seems like there's always some complete A**hole in every sub. But why do they always end up being my neighbors? A few years ago we were fortunate to be able to by a house for my daughter while she attended college. It was a nice little house in a huge sub, but still close to campus. Almost...
  2. Velociraptor prop 1:1 scale Jurassic park prop 275.00

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    Velociraptor 1:1 scale Jurassic park style This is left over from a recent run I commissioned. It's already primed ready to go. Lifelike latex over foam Special deal here 275 includes shipping in the Us Please let me know if you have any questions
  3. Talking skeleton in cage

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    Talking skeleton , newly refurbished servos, made from a 4th quality bucky. cage is bent steel. made up to look like a pirate. life size. comes with audio cables , speaker, plug and play, just needs an audio source. I will ship but it will take a refrigerator box and freight shipping due to...
  4. new to this site

    Member Introduction
    Hello! Love this site and the fun ideas. I have a haunted house that my park group does for our city so on here to share ideas and fun cheap solutions to our haunted house. We keep it at 5$ for our community and collect food for our food shelf. hi to everyone!
  5. 2 Ground Fog Chillers - $50 - SEVERNA PARK, MARYLAND

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    PM me for details These are DIY made from coolers. Chiller only no fogger. Drop in the ice you have ground fog.
  6. Anyone with campsite (RV Park) haunt experience?? First timer looking for advice!!

    General Halloween
    Friends - We are taking my Voodoo on the Bayou yard haunt on a road trip this year and setting up shop at Lake Rudolph (Holiday World) Campground. Any tips from experienced campers/haunters who have done this before? I have quite a few props to take (skeletons, lighting, sound effects). Will...
  7. Halloween Office

    General Halloween
    One idea that is constantly on my mind other than Halloween is my future Halloween office. When I have a house of my own I want to have a personal office dedicated to Halloween. This has been a dream of mine that has grown over the years. I will break it down the office and I would love to have...
  8. Electronic/Software: How to park a motor with an Arduino?

    Halloween Props
    Not too long ago I posted about using an Arduino to engage the park feature on a frightprops wiper motor for my sitting "zombie" prop. Well luckly all the parts shipped in from China rather quickly! Now that I'm sitting down to program I realize that I have no idea how to make the motor park. I...
  9. Electronic/Software: Cheap Controllers for Props

    Halloween Props
    I don't have the big bucks to spend on picoboos and such, so I usually use arduino along with relay modules to get my creatures to do my bidding. Either that or I just let it run all night at the same boring speed do the same repetitious motion. I tried out a dc speed controller on my wiper...
  10. How I make Halloween last 6 weeks...

    General Halloween
    For the last few years, my brother and I have been driving his hearse in the Worlds of Fun amusement park Halloween Haunt parade in Kansas City, MO. Haunt happens every Friday and Saturday night from mid-September until Halloween, and is opened at dusk by the Overlords Awakening, where a...
  11. Wiper Motor Park Position using relays only

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    I came up with this a few years back and thought i would share . I couldn't find anything on the internet so literally stared at my prop ( werewolf in a box with moving hands ) with relays on the floor for about 1-1/2 hrs knowing that it was possible. So anyways , I did write the notes when i...
  12. Other: Anyone have a cheap floor cover solution? (high traffic)

    Halloween Props
    Hi everyone, first time post but long time lurker/creeper, lol My wife and I decorate the inside foyer area of our home every year. Out here in the sticks were lucky to get 7 kids to ToT so its more for the UPS guy, family, friends and us to enjoy. Last year it was a giant spider infestation at...
  13. Eerie Abandoned Disney World Park photos

    General Halloween
    Came across this article today about a closed and abandoned Disney World park. I think I had heard about it years ago but don't think I saw photos of it before now. There were actually two areas closed down, Disney's River Country and Discovery Island. Figured since members enjoy abandoned...
  14. Static: Walking Dead nod garage prop...

    Halloween Props
    Almost finished my last prop of the year. Need a couple more arms from GhostRide...and a little distressing and I'll be done. I haven't seen this as a garage cover yet (but a tutorial would be easy. Each weighs about 30lbs - so will be easy to move. May not be able to park cars inside for a...
  15. Busch Gardens: Pregnant Woman Sues over Chainsaw Horror

    General Halloween
    (I know, TMZ, right?) http://www.tmz.com/2014/10/21/busch-gardens-lawsuit-pregnant-woman-halloween-chain-saw/ "Halloween at Busch Gardens became a real-life nightmare for a pregnant woman who claims she was mowed down by other terrified patrons ... after chainsaw-wielding actors created a...
  16. Wiper Motor Wiring 2 - Adding a second park location!

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    For those of you interested in using wiper motors to power your props, you might find this video interesting. In it, I show you how to use the park features and, more importantly, add a SECOND park location so you prop will stop part way around a cycle before being allowed to continue. Check it...
  17. campground displays

    General Halloween
    Here in Michigan it's quite common for campgrounds to have a Halloween event where all the campsites decorate and the Tot's go from site to site trick or treating. How many Michiganders here do that? Anyone here do that in Forrester park campground? We bought a cottage adjacent to Forrester park...
  18. Scream Park California - Halloween Event - Expands to Sacramento CA - Oct 2014

    Announcements / Press Releases
    Scream Park California is set to open a colossal Halloween theme park for the 2014 October season. Scream Park California features 3 outrageous haunted houses, live music concerts, food, drink, and live entertainment. For tickets and info, visit their website below: