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  1. Went to Vegas and all I got was this awesome Goth art

    General Halloween
    First trip to Vegas. The hubby and I are not into gambling but we love to check out the arts district. Fell in love with this gothic piece from Rachael Bridge called Funeralopolis. She completes my macabre office area. The sad eyed girl art on the bookcase is called Framed by Angelina Wrona
  2. A trip to Target - Crowd Levels

    General Halloween
    I was surprised. There were A LOT of people in the Halloween section, most displays and decorations were gone. There was candy left but even that was getting smaller in supply. I did grab 2 bags of backup candy *Butterfingers and Nestle Crunch* that were $2.66 a piece or 3/$8. I bought 2...
  3. Pneumatic: Skeleton Pop-up Prop

    Halloween Props
    I would like to show my Halloween 2018 prop I've been working on. It's a pneumatic stand up skeleton controlled by an Arduino. It's triggered by a laser trip wire, though I'm might change it back to PIR The eyes and ribs flashing is to let me know when the program is finished, so that might...
  4. How early is to early?

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    Hello! I have been contemplating for the past couple days when I should start setting up thing in the yard. last year was the first year I had a big light show and gave myself time to put stuff up but not time to troubleshoot. last year I had started the 17th of september. This year I have a...
  5. earliest time to get full experience of Halloween stuff in stores?

    General Halloween
    Every year my friend and I take a trip to all the good stores (it's a good distance from our town). Can anyone tell me when the best/earliest times I can go? TJmaxx Marshalls Yankee candles Home goods Ross Just any stores really and advice for best time to take the trip, because I don't want to...
  6. Need help finding Halloween mugs

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    I collect Halloween mugs and other sorts http://m.imgur.com/a/hYTvV as seen there. I don't live near the big city, so my special trip to all the good stores is late August. I collect mugs that are normally shaped like something and all I can do is stalk online stores for now These are the ones...
  7. First Trip to Salem - Tips Wanted!

    General Halloween
    Hi friends :) I first want to say that I'm super excited I've found this site. As a true Halloween-obsessed girl, I feel like I've found my people :) So... I'm taking my first trip to Salem this October! I will be there from the 28th - 30th and I'm looking for advice/recommendations for my...
  8. Verne Langdon - The phantom of the organ - The vampyre at the harpsichord

    Halloween Music
    DOWNLOAD LINK HERE: https://app.box.com/s/8lsl32rdrmmcatk9h6a9f45b0ut8334z TRACK LIST: 01. Horror of Erik 02. Depression 03. Symphony of Death 04. Dementia Macabre 05. Devils Love 06. Sound trip Through the Catacombs 07. Echos of the Organ 08. Nocturnal Quest 09. Ode to the Tomb 10. Eternal...
  9. Need some road trip entertainment.

    General Halloween
    Road trip coming up next week as we vacation down to the the Grand Canyon, Bryce Canyon, and potentially through Zion's national park. And I like to listen to audiobooks for these kinds of trips. This means an 8 hour drive followed by a couple 2 hour drives and a 4 - 6 hour back home...
  10. Raising money for a volunteer trip

    Off-Topic Stuff
    If anyone is feeling charitable, I'd like to present my GoFundMe campaign, in which I am attempting to raise some money to make a volunteer trip to India and do some charity work with slum children, in a school, etc. It's always been a dream of mine to go to India, as I am deeply connected to...
  11. Halloween Trip 2016!!!!!!

    General Halloween
    I feel like taking a break this year from hosting Halloween party and taking a Halloween Trip! I would love to visit somewhere that both has a huge town party and some excellent haunts or displays. Please suggest some awesome places to visit on Halloween!!!
  12. Halloween Trip 2016!!!!!!

    Haunts, Gatherings and Conventions
    I feel like taking a break this year from hosting Halloween party and taking a Halloween Trip! I would love to visit somewhere that both has a huge town party and some excellent haunts or displays. Please suggest some awesome places to visit on Halloween!!!:D
  13. OK, you lucky Haunter, you just won the Powerball...now what?

    General Halloween
    Figuring about $670 million after taxes, what will you do, haunt-wise, with the rest? After taking all of your HalloweenForum buddies for an all expense paid trip to Universal's Halloween Horror Nights, of course... :)
  14. Trip to a spooky place next year....Advise??

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    I Don't want to offend anyone here....just looking for advise please....I want to take a trip to a Halloween/Spooky place next year. I'm thinking sometime in late September early October. I have been to Salem Mass a few times...and....Again--Sorry if I offend some here....but it is too cheesy...
  15. Electronic/Software: Laser Trip Wire

    Halloween Props
    So for 2 years now I have been wanting to make a Laser Trip Wire around our front yard to protect our props. Normally we have just headstones out till Halloween day when everything gets set up but none the less I still want to TRY to protect them. Here is a video of a concept using a cheap...
  16. Halloween Road Trip!

    General Halloween
    My husband and I are planning a short East coast road trip to take in some Halloween / gothic scenery this October. We're also looking for unique Halloween stores (Spirit and Halloween City are fine and all, but sometimes you just want to see something different). We prefer creepy Halloween...
  17. Trip to New Orleans - looking for ideas/thoughts

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    I am taking a trip to New Orleans next week. This is my first time and my wife and I are looking for some fun/scary things to do. There are tons of things online, but thought I would ask here for any that have experience there. We will be visiting cemetery No. 1 for sure and taking in a tour...
  18. Inspiration for next year's haunts?

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    these are some of the creepiest places i've ever seen. http://news.distractify.com/matt-buco/terrifyingly-creepy-places-all-around-the-world/?v=1 I'm planning to see the Overtoun Bridge and Leap's Castle on my next trip to Ireland/Scotland.
  19. Where would you like to visit??

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    I am planning a trip for mid october.....looking for something halloween related. Was wondering what places people like to visit..some say salem mass....others say savannah ga.....can be a day trip or a weeks trip...just looking for ideas.....I'm in the north east...near boston...I have been to...
  20. Rogers Gardens in S. Cal...*swoooon*

    General Halloween
    i've wanted to go to RG for a few years now (since someone introduced me to it via this forum!)...I had to cancel the trip for this year but we are definitely going next fall. Meantime, they have posted this year's video. Talk about inspiration...