Haunt Weekly is a weekly podcast about the haunted attraction industry from the smallest home haunt to the largest event haunt.
Episode | June 4th, 2018 | 57 mins 42 secs
When it comes to talking about spooky things, Crystal and I got our start reviewing "Garbage Horror" movies, low budget horror movies that were usually the brainchild of one or two people.
We've seen hundreds, possibly thousands of these films. Many are ...
Episode | May 28th, 2018 | 57 mins 44 secs
This week on Haunt Weekly, we're lightening things up a bit. After such a downeer last episode, we decided to talk about something everyone loves: Saving money.
But here's the deal. Every article, podcast, forum, etc. covers the same tips and tricks. We ...
Episode | May 21st, 2018 | 49 mins 32 secs
Last week, Crystal and I had some time off. So we decided to take something of a staycation and explore the French Quarter and do some spooky things. One of which was visit the Bloody Mary Museum and Tour.
While the museum shop wass your fairly standard...
Episode | May 14th, 2018 | 48 mins 44 secs
This week on Haunt Weekly, it's an episode divisible by four and that means it's time to do the news!
And what a busy news week it is! We have some major news about new haunts opening, haunts moving and one haunted attraction that's doing away with its ...
Episode | May 7th, 2018 | 53 mins 48 secs
It's that time of year where haunt building is in full swing so what happens if you have a prop, room or character that you need to push your haunt over the top but can't come up with the idea? Well you go to the internet!
Our industry has gotten very go...
Episode | April 30th, 2018 | 56 mins 11 secs
This week on Haunt Weekly, we're talking about villains!
Every haunt has a villain, the difference is that many haunts take the time to flesh their villains out into marketable characters that add to the scare while others put no real time and attention ...
Episode | April 23rd, 2018 | 50 mins 5 secs
Haunt consolidation has been a big topic in the haunt community lately. With 13th Floor making major moves to acquire haunts all over the country, many are wondering what these purchases and further consolidation mean for the industry.
Episode | April 16th, 2018 | 55 mins 32 secs
This week on Haunt Weekly, it's another episode divisible by four and that means it's time to do the news!
It's a surprisingly busy month for haunted attraction news, lots of legal cases going on and some general fallout from Transworld to discuss.
Episode | April 9th, 2018 | 54 mins 5 secs
How did this episode not happen before now? Just... how?
My (Jonathan) day job is working in copyright and plagiarism matters. I run the site Plagiarism Today, I run a consulting firm at CopyByte. This is my non-haunt life. So how is it that we are 123 e...
Episode | April 2nd, 2018 | 53 mins 16 secs
This week on Haunt Weekly it's a two for one sale as you're getting two guests for the price of one!
This week we have Mike Ross, the owner/operator of Sinister Sidney and The Gravedigger Reverend Michael, the host of Sinister Sidney and the host of Haun...
Episode | March 26th, 2018 | 50 mins 16 secs
Easter is almost upon us and, as we've been doing what we've been doing for other holidays, we're taking a look at traditions around the world and seeing which may work well in a haunted attraction.
That's only understandable as more and more haunts are...
Episode | March 19th, 2018 | 47 mins 19 secs
This week on Haunt Weekly, it's an episode divisible by four and that means it's time to do THE NEWS!
However, we have to be honest, this is one heavy and sad news episode. There's just a lot of bad news to go around. If haunt closings to community closi...