Haunt Weekly

A podcast about haunted houses, Halloween and the haunted attraction industry.

About the show

Haunt Weekly is a weekly podcast about the haunted attraction industry from the smallest home haunt to the largest event haunt.

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Episodes and Blog Entries

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 281 - Unusual Ways to Start Your Haunt

    Episode  |  April 19th, 2021  |  56 mins 16 secs
    fear, halloween, haunted attraction, haunted house, horror

    This week on Haunt Weekly we're looking at some less-than-typical ways you can start your professional haunt without all the headache of just "going pro."

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 280 - March/April News

    Episode  |  April 12th, 2021  |  58 mins 45 secs
    fear, halloween, haunted attraction, haunted house, horror

    This week on Haunt Weekly we're doing the news as we go through all the haunted attraction news fit to print (or talk about) from the past four weeks.

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 279 - The Lumber Crisis

    Episode  |  April 5th, 2021  |  49 mins 13 secs
    fear, halloween, haunted attraction, haunted house, horror

    This week on Haunt Weekly we're talking wood and, to be more specific the sky-high prices of lumber, why it's happening and what you can do about it.

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 278 - Haunt Convention Etiquette for Actors

    Episode  |  March 29th, 2021  |  1 hr 54 secs
    fear, halloween, haunted attraction, haunted house, horror

    This week on Haunt Weekly, we're sitting down with our good friend Japes Palles to discuss tips for haunt actors and builders that are heading to Transworld or other haunted attraction conferences.

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 277 - Using the Uncanny Valley

    Episode  |  March 22nd, 2021  |  58 mins 30 secs
    fear, halloween, haunted attraction, haunted house, horror

    This week on Haunt Weekly we're talking about the uncanny valley and cheap/easy ways that you can add a little more creep into your haunt.

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 276 - February/March News

    Episode  |  March 15th, 2021  |  53 mins 32 secs
    fear, halloween, haunted attraction, haunted house, horror

    This week on Haunt Weekly we're doing the news as we work to get caught up on all the haunted attraction news that's fit to talk about!

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 275 - Has the Escape Room Bubble Burst?

    Episode  |  March 8th, 2021  |  57 mins 3 secs
    fear, halloween, haunted attraction, haunted house, horror

    This week on Haunt Weekly, we're looking at escape rooms and whether the escape room bubble has already burst or if the industry is poised for a renaissance following the pandemic?

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 274 - Why Haunting is Important

    Episode  |  March 1st, 2021  |  51 mins 44 secs
    art, fear, halloween, haunt, haunted attraction, haunting, horror, importance, margee kerr

    With haunting, there's a tendency to dismiss what we do as a silly little hobby. But haunting isn't just a hobby or a business, it's an important part of society and here we explain why.

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 273 - Revisiting Crowdfunding

    Episode  |  February 22nd, 2021  |  58 mins 1 sec
    crowdfunding, fear, finance, funding, gofundme, haunted attraction, haunted house, horror, indiegogo, kickstarter, patreon

    This week on Haunt Weekly, we're taking another look at crowdfunding and when it can be useful for haunted attractions as well as when other approaches may be more appropriate.

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 272 - December - February News

    Episode  |  February 15th, 2021  |  55 mins 16 secs
    fear, halloween, haunted attraction, haunted house, horror

    This week on Haunt Weekly we're catching up on the news and we have a lot of tales of closures, nostalgia and much, much more.

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 271 - Code Yellow

    Episode  |  February 8th, 2021  |  57 mins 50 secs
    fear, halloween, haunted attraction, haunted house, horror

    This week on Haunt Weekly we're sitting down with Jared and Teddy from the Code Yellow podcast to discuss acting and building a better haunt community.

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 270 - Don't Be a Monster

    Episode  |  February 1st, 2021  |  54 mins 10 secs
    fear, halloween, haunted attraction, haunted house, horror

    This week on Haunt Weekly, we're sitting down Adleigh O'Neill, the program coordinator at Don't Be a Monster to discuss the charity, the nature bullying and how haunts can partner with them to help spread the message.