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  1. Homemade Dark Ride

    Halloween Props
    Howdy, this year I am constructing a dark ride that will take guests through a handful of iconic Haunted Mansion-esque show scenes. The main premise behind my design is that the ride vehicle is pulled to the top of the 10' length of track via a winch and slowly let back down the incline. So...
  2. Animating my Carnevil

    General Halloween
    Last year I did a Creepy Clown Carnival. It was mostly static because I got the wrong size motor for my wheel of death. This year I want to build a parachute drop ride with zombie babies riding on umbrella/parachutes. My issue is I can not find any plans or anyone who has attempted this. Has...
  3. Professional haunt props for sale and animatronics.

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    I have a custom stitch body prop from ghost ride productions paid $980 had them made him to sit.. he has tons of details and staples they used on his chest $725. Next is a unit 70 crawler prop she is new never used asking $675. I hsve a used krazy kristen works grest asking $1400. Pick up only...
  4. Planet Coaster Halloween!!!

    General Halloween
    I have been obsessed with planet Coaster for almost a year now. I originally got it because I was sad I had to take Halloween down and it sure did the trick a treat! It's a theme park simulation game and a large part of the community just builds stuff like scenery or ride skins in sandbox mode...
  5. Our Nightmare Before Christmas Halloween display.

    General Halloween
    Potter township, Beaver Co. PA. This is "Our Halloween" A custom built Nightmare display including the kids in their bathtub and a custom build life size Nightmare sleigh for Jack to ride in.
  6. Hi everyone, looking for ideas for our neighboorhood haunted hay ride

    Member Introduction
    When our kids were young, we did a neighborhood Halloween party featuring a haunted hay ride in the woods behind our houses. It was very cool but alot of work with generators, wiring, lights, etc. I plan on restarting the party but will host this one, the hay ride will be next door with a...
  7. Worst dark ride ever

    Off-Topic Stuff
    I love dark rides and just came across this video. Even a bad dark ride is usually pretty good to me, so I figured the title was just clickbait. I was wrong, as some of the other commenters also pointed out.
  8. 2 life size haunted house props for sale

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    Ghost ride productions cleaver clown, this guy is brand new I got him a week ago and put him in storage. He is life size has glass eyes, ghost ride made his costume they dont use store bought ones anymore.. he is also posable amazing paint job on him, Original price was $846 asking $700.. Life...
  9. How to Zombie?

    General Halloween
    So I got assigned to be a zombie in a big graveyard during the hay ride, and I have no idea what I'm really doing. I feel like zombies aren't that scary. It's really hard for all of us due to the nature of the hay ride. We felt like it would have been easier to be zombies on one of the walking...
  10. Prop Showcase: Swings Carnival Ride

    Halloween Props
    I am wanting to build a mini carnival out back for Halloween. I have about 6 clown masks to put to use. So I started trying to build some rides. Below are the progress. Using a rotating Christmas tree stand. I got a new umbrella sewn up, everything painted black and the rest of the assembly...
  11. 2017 Midwest Haunters Convention (WHO IS GOING?!?!?!?!?)

    Midwest Haunters Convention
    Not Sure if this thread is started, but wanted to get it out there!!! Who's Going, anybody Got Rooms to Share, anybody got stuff to sell, anybody needs a rides!!!! ANYTHING RELATED WITH 2017 MIDWEST!!!! LETS GO!!!!
  12. ghost ride productions severed head for sale.

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    Have this ghost ride severed clown head for sale its latex foam filled with glass eyes they look super creepy would make an amazing life size prop asking $140 obo plus shipping.
  13. Do you know these videos FX ?

    Halloween Props
    Hi guys, I saw these videos FX on a ghost train in France, and I'm sure they were not created by the owner of the ride. Do you know these ? There is this one : https://puu.sh/u9u9X/ae7dc6bc2d.png https://puu.sh/u9udC/3c325e1047.png And this one : https://puu.sh/u9uiD/77e20fbdca.png If someone...
  14. New BIG SCARY SHOW: NE Krampus Walk, Al Snow, Dark Ride Project, MORE

    Announcements / Press Releases
    New BIG SCARY SHOW: Episode 121 – the Dark Ride Project Well, here we are, December. But before all the Krampus related material, 3 of the 4 (g) hosts take a trip “down under” and have a chat with Joel Zika in Melbourne Australia about the Dark Ride Project, as Joel is trying to preserve, via...
  15. UK Home Made Dark Ride

    General Halloween
    At this stage, these ideas are only proposed, however I do want to make them a reality at some point. Hello all, As you can probably tell from the title, I am planning on creating a homemade dark ride here in the UK! This will probably come into development at some point around may/ june time...
  16. Cannamore Spooky Wagon Ride

    Haunts, Gatherings and Conventions
    My son Reichen did a YouTube Video of our trip to Cannamore Orchard Spooky Wagon Ride. We had a blacst with osenator and his wife.
  17. Static: Kevin's Last Ride: Talia's scarecrow entry.

    Halloween Props
    Talia wanted to enter this year's contest on her own, alongside Cropper. It originally started with the bike. Start of the year, Talia had been fighting me for years, not wanting to learn to ride her bike. I finally put my foot down that she had to practice every night before she played...
  18. Electronic/Software: Disneyland's POTC projection enhanced ride

    Halloween Props
    I've been interested in how projections work for some time now and how they are making rides at Disneyland seem almost new again (ie Alice in Wonderland, Hyperspace (nee Space) Mountain, Soarin', Star Tours, etc, Now with the POTC in Shanghai Disney, and the Rataouille ride at Disneyland Paris...
  19. Halloween Dark Ride Needs A New Home This Halloween (2016) Southern California

    General Halloween
    Hello, For the past 3 years my father and I have hosted "Museum of the Weird" (our homemade halloween dark ride) at our home in Orange County, California. However, we unfortunately will be unable to host this attraction for this Halloween 2016, but we were hoping to find a fellow enthusiast in...
  20. Cool Halloween Carnival Ride!

    General Halloween
    This past weekend they had a carnival close to where I live they had it on a church parking lot, they had their usual rides I started walking closer to the beer garden/ food tent and saw this amazing mural it had a ton of horror icons on it, it was actually some kind of ride called Fear Factory...