Category: Halloween

California’s Great America Announces Haunt Details

Posted on August 12, 2010 in Halloween by

Ever since it debuted in 2008, Halloween Haunt at California’s Great America has proved to be one of the most popular times of year for the park.  Each year the park continues to add new shows and mazes.  New for this year will be “Black Widow’s Cavern”, a Halloween themed overlay to the park’s log flume.  What was once an old...

“SCarowinds X” details announced

Posted on August 8, 2010 in Halloween, News by

Carowinds has just opened up the website and released details about this years SCarowinds Halloween Haunt event, officially dubbed “SCarowinds X”. The biggest announcement is the inclusion of a new maze, “Defex”, described as a “disassembly line” for defective toys, will be replacing “Final Summons” in the picnic pavilion next to Intimidator. As always we can probably also expect improvements to the...

Walt Disney Studios Paris Announces Terrorific Night 2

Posted on July 1, 2010 in Halloween, News by

2 years ago, Walt Disney Studios Paris introduced a new kind of event where creatures crawl, fog surrounds the park, monsters attack and villains rule.  Dubbed Terrorific Night, the event was a smashing success.  It appealed to an older audience and became known as Disney’s response to Halloween Horror Nights.

This year, the park will hold Disney’s Terrorific Night on Halloween...

Horrifying Updates

Posted on February 14, 2010 in Halloween, News by

Tis the season of horror as several theme parks have had some terrifying news lately.  And 2010 is already starting to feature some scary attractions.  Thorpe Park is opening a new year round horror house called Saw: Alive and Knott’s Scary Farm has already released information on their Halloween event.

In 2009, Thorpe Park unleased, Saw: the Ride.  But now they...

Popular Show Catches on Fire

Posted on October 5, 2009 in Halloween, News by

Bill & Ted's Excellent Halloween Adventure

At Universal Studios in Hollywood, CA, during the Halloween Horror Nights event, the popular Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure show caught fire.  The theater is new for the 2009 show Creature from the Black Lagoon and has been running fireworks inside the theater for several months now.  However, during one performance of the stage show, a firework shot off and ignited...

Knott’s Scary Farm Premiere Weekend

Posted on September 29, 2009 in Halloween by

Knott’s Scary Farm, has been a Southern California Staple for more then 35 years now.  Being the oldest Halloween Event of it’s kind it has set the bar for a new kind of annual event and some would even go as far as saying, Knott’s Scary Farm has popularized the entire holiday as well.

Knott’s Scary Farm is now in full...

Meet the Overlord!

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It appears we have a mascot for this years Halloween events at the Cedar Fair parks.  Meet the overlord!

He was already featured in Cedar Point’s commercial and is on nearly every billboard for all the Haunt adds across the nation.  So who is he?  The overlord of course!  The ruler of all monsters and scares.  He is the one that...