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How CalHauntS Created Midsummer Estates
We’ll learn about how CalHaunts created “Midsummer Estates,” the immersive entryway experience for this year’s Hall of Shadows at Midsummer Scream. Midsummer Scream stands out from other conventions because of its Hall of Shadows. The ‘Hall of Shadows’ is where local haunts set up walkthrough experiences to preview the upcoming Halloween Season. This year, CalHauntS created the entry portal into the Hall of Shadows from the show floor. This year’s entry was called “Midsummer Estates” and featured a small neighborhood with 8 homes decorated for the community’s annual Halloween Festival. Today we’ll hear about the process and learn more about each home from member Kate Thien. Subscribe to all our offerings: https://linktr.ee/hauntedattractionnetwork
A Retrospective: 30 Years of Zombie Joe’s Underground Theatre
Part walk down memory lane and part exploration of art – we’ll sit down with the creators of Zombie Joe’s Underground Theatre to discuss their past 30 years. We’re continuing our Midsummer Scream coverage with another panel recorded live from this year’s show. This panel “30 years of Zombie Joe’s Underground” took place on Sunday July 31st and was moderated by Norm from Horrorbuzz. Subscribe to all our offerings: https://linktr.ee/hauntedattractionnetwork
A Chat with the Hocus Pocus Cast
Coming up, it’s just a bunch of Hocus Pocus! We’ll hear from the cast as they reflect on the movie’s legacy. It’s been 29 years since Hocus Pocus was released and 30 years since the Filming. The film originally was a bit of a dud, but over the years has gathered a massive following. Today, we’ll learn about the filming and discover more about the film’s legacy with two of the cast – Vinessa Shaw and Omri Katz. Vinessa played Allison and Omri played Max in the film. Jeff Depaoli from Dizney Coast to Coast conducted this interview LIVE on stage during midsummer scream. Subscribe to all our offerings: https://linktr.ee/hauntedattractionnetwork
Haunted Attraction Industry News for August 9th
Idaho Halloween & Horror Con is this weekend, August 12-14, 2022, in Boise, ID; Registration is OPEN for TransWorld's Halloween & Attractions Show 2023; Guests at Universal Studios Florida can get their photo etched onto a mausoleum monument in the Halloween Tribute Store; The Universal Monsters Gallery of Legends allows hotel guests an extra experience corresponding to the "Universal Monsters" Legends Collide" house; The Walt Disney World Resort has revealed the food for Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party 2022 at Magic Kingdom; "WITCH!" an immersive experience based on the Pendle Witch Trials of 1612, opens Friday, August 19 at Heritage Square Museum; Frightworld Returns for its 20th year; Attack of the Rotting Corpses opens August 19th at Zombie Joe's in Hollywood; Deadmonton (Edmonton, AB) announced the themes for their 2022 haunted houses; Scare City (Manchester, UK) will open at the old Camelot Theme Park from September 30th; The SoCal Haunt List is now open for submissions through September 17. Subscribe to all our offerings: https://linktr.ee/hauntedattractionnetwork
Earnings from Universal and Cedar Fair, Plus Tokyo Disney Ticketing Changes
Coming up, we’re discuss the earnings reports from Universal and Cedar Fair – plus changing ticketing policies at Tokyo Disney. Subscribe to all our offerings: https://linktr.ee/hauntedattractionnetwork
The Best, Cheap Ways to Promote Your Haunted Attraction
We’re covering the top 13 cheap ways to promote your haunted attraction. On August 2nd, Brian and Philip taught a free class for the Haunter’s Toolbox Group members. This is the full recording of that class, covering the topics of Local involvement, Press releases, Media nights, Influencers, Email, Instagram, TikTok, the Google Business Suite, Website Optimizers, Facebook Freebies, Wristbands, Customer-generated content, and Direct Mail. Find Haunter’s Toolbox on Facebook ( https://www.facebook.com/groups/123536027777548 ) or become a Haunt Master ( https://www.haunterstoolbox.com/main-pages/haunt-master-subscription/ ). Subscribe to all our offerings: https://linktr.ee/hauntedattractionnetwork
My One Stop Haunt Podcast Download
Haunted Attractions Network is going it right by incorporating many of the other haunt and scare industry podcasts as partners. I love being able to grab my favorites from them: HaunTopic, Marketing Mondays, Haunting the Globe, Scare Track, and Frequent Fear. Their marketing segment is wonderful for those of us interested in entrepreneurship within the industry. The production quality is great as well!
Mmm. I guess i don’t get it
So the news guy is ok I guess but that girl that works for Disney or a haunted house or or or....
There's nothing to dislike about this podcast. The quality is consistent and professional. The subject matter is fresh and interesting and the host does a great job of presenting the material. If you're into Haunted Attractions, you need to subscribe.