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  1. Ourdoor speaker setup

    Party Ideas. Experiences and Recipes
    Hi all! First, I will preface this with - not sure how to categorize this!, as its not really a prop Q, and not really a music-specific question either. Rather a general speakers set up.. In the past, I've run with a Jambox (company now obsolete, I think - but essentially a mobile BLUETOOTH...
  2. pico projector experience?

    General Halloween
    I feel like there's a thread on here every few weeks asking for projector recommendations, yet here I am again... I've decided I should try using a projector to decorate, but I don't want it to be so obvious I'm using a projector. So I thought maybe I could hide one inside the shell of a...
  3. In Search of Half-Skulls

    Wanted to Buy
    Hello! Anyone know a decent source for a bunch of half skulls. You know, the sort missing their lower jaw? They always convey that sense that the skull has sat around for a while. An online source I'm fond of ordering from had some for under $5-a-pop, but ran out. Attached is a pic to give...
  4. FINALLY finished taking it all down!

    General Halloween
    Since Halloween, we have worked long hours on every weeknight and every weekend and it's taken us until last night to take it all down and put away. There's actually still about an hour of work that needs to be done to put away the last few things, but it's finally done! We still have the...
  5. Sort of new

    Member Introduction
    I've been a visitor to this site several times before but never registered before today. I came here to reminisce in the joy and fun that was Halloween in my childhood. It's just not the same today. Glad to be here.
  6. Static: Friendly competition

    Halloween Props
    Hello all, A fellow haunter and I decided to modify an existing store bought prop and because we are both competitive with each other, of course it had to be a competition, lol. We both took a store bought skeleton dog and modified it however we wanted, ironically both doing a sort of zombie...
  7. Static: My 2018 Prop - A spin on a skull pile - Still need feedback!

    Halloween Props
    Hey all, I wanted to share my prop I've been building for about 3 weeks now. I wanted to get to more props, but this one took way to long and I got a late start. My original concept was to take all these skulls I had and create a skull pile prop. Something you'd find at spirit or similar. I...
  8. Let's See Your Front Yard

    General Halloween
    Let's see them!!! Just in case you are not aware.....................Halloween 2018 is around the corner! Here is mine... Every year is a different theme for me to keep things interesting. Went with a retirement senior living sort of decor. I will keep adding to this until the end of the...
  9. Telekinesis fiction books

    Literature and Role-Playing
    I love the book Carrie and I've seen a few other films where characters have these sort of powers. Is there any other books like Carrie that's worth reading? That has Telekinesis or super powers. I'm looking for horror fiction or science fiction type of books mostly. So if you have any...
  10. Static: Help building door toppers

    Halloween Props
    I'm trying to build some door toppers for an existing hallway that I'm converting to a sort of Haunted Mansion motif, but I've never done anything this elaborate before and I'm having trouble getting started, since I'm not sure what materials would be best. They're going to be up year-round, but...
  11. roof decorations

    General Halloween
    Hello! This year I was planing on putting some sort of decoration on my roof. It always looks SO BORING with everything going on in the yard and nothing up their.I was thinking about a big spiderweb or some sort of lighted 'picture' everything would be flat but I was wondering If i should make...
  12. New member

    Member Introduction
    Hi All, Just found this website and joined a couple of minutes ago. I'm happy to find a group of like-minded people who appreciate all things Halloween. (It's my favorite holiday.) My home is decorated sort of vintage/romantic country/Halloween. Sounds strange but I like it. I especially...
  13. Recorded a song/video with my friend's daughter

    Halloween Music
    We are going to play this song next week at a large Halloween party. It's sort of a macabre themed event called "Cirque du Noir" held at an old factory. The song has sort of a spooky vibe which should fit in nicely with the feel of the night. She is 14 and an aspiring singer. Looking for...
  14. Raven's Grin Inn � Mt Carroll, IL

    Haunts, Gatherings and Conventions
    New Article="GOOD!" She is a young woman , writing for a local tourist magazine, but guess what? She got everything RIGHT! I am Very Happy with the work that she did. (Now if the photographer could have only taken a picture of the back of my head, instead of my old, scary face! ) Plain to...
  15. Ravenoake Chair

    General Halloween
    Hello everyone. I just got the opportunity to do something really cool for the local Habitat for Humanity; donate a decorated chair for an auction called chairs for charity. Not knowing what to expect, I went mild and did a Florida theme chair that went well. I really had fun at the auction ans...
  16. Moving!! Must sell southern pa short notice

    For Sale/Trade By Individuals
    I just learned the farm is selling, closing is April 22nd which means I gotta bolt!! I have some Halloween decor I must part with . A few Skeletons, ( Some Walgreens, maybe a Pose n Stay ) Funkins , lights , etc little stuff. I am not a big scale haunter I have a few totes of stuff and I need to...
  17. latex mask help

    Halloween Costume Ideas
    hi, last year my hubby dressed up as a devil/demon and had a red latex mask that had the full red hood and bits of red hair on it. We have got it from the plastic box costumes go in as son wants to be a devil and we have a problem with it. Some of the "paint" on the mask is peeling off, all...
  18. Why are owls considered scary--halloween??

    General Halloween
    Lately I have noticed that owls have become part of Halloween decorations.....why?? Do people consider owls scary?? Is there some sort of folk lore associated with owls??
  19. Static: Help needed with witch prop stand

    Halloween Props
    Wow, I am feeling cursed. I bought a witch from eBay that had no instructions but got help from forum member who assisted me. Unfortunately it was broken, but I am finally getting that resolved. I just received another one today from a different seller and again no instructions on how to put...
  20. 2015 Halloween ride?

    Halloween Prop Building Group
    Been doing the yard haunt for awhile. The last 2 years we have done a haunted house in the driveway and garage. This year might do it totally different. Looking at making a Halloween ride. Like the type at Six Flags or Disney. Not to their level of course. lol But having the treaters on mounted...