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 199 - Our Cancelled Season

    Episode  |  September 23rd, 2019  |  57 mins 3 secs
    fear, halloween, haunted attraction, haunted house, horror

    This is a sad episode as we talk about why we were forced to cancel our 2019 season, what we're doing instead and when we will be back.

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 198 - Saving Money While Visiting Haunts

    Episode  |  September 16th, 2019  |  58 mins 13 secs
    fear, halloween, haunted attraction, haunted house, horror

    This week on Haunt Weekly we're looking at haunting from the customers' side and discussing 7 ways to save money while visiting haunts. However, we're also flipping the script and telling haunt owners which discounts are worth keeping.

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 197 - 5 Haunt Pain Points

    Episode  |  September 9th, 2019  |  59 mins 19 secs
    fear, halloween, haunted attraction, haunted house, horror

    We all like to think of haunting as nothing but fun for the customers. But a lot about going to a haunt kinda sucks. Here's how to minimize your pain points and keep customers happy.

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 196 - August/September News

    Episode  |  September 2nd, 2019  |  58 mins 9 secs
    fear, halloween, haunted attraction, haunted house, horror

    It's another episode divisible by four so that means it's time to do the news and, as we get close to season, we have a LOT to go over including some major haunt openings and happenings.

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 195 - Haunt Scare Tactics

    Episode  |  August 26th, 2019  |  59 mins 57 secs
    fear, halloween, haunted attraction, haunted house, horror

    This week on Haunt Weekly, we're looking at the tactics of scaring and how you can place and build your scares to give them the maximum punch possible.

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 194 - Giving a Haunt Talk

    Episode  |  August 19th, 2019  |  1 hr 57 secs
    fear, halloween, haunted attraction, haunted house, horror

    With HAuNTcon extending its deadline for speaking, many of you may be thinking about giving a talk. Here's our suggestions for how to pick your topic and write a talk on it that will help the industry.

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 193 - CAD in Haunting

    Episode  |  August 12th, 2019  |  57 mins 12 secs
    fear, halloween, haunted attraction, haunted house, horror

    This week on Haunt Weekly we're talking about Computer Assisted Design and why you should be using CAD to help you design and build your haunted attraction. Plus we recommend some free CAD programs to do it in!

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 192 - July/August News

    Episode  |  August 5th, 2019  |  59 mins 44 secs
    fear, halloween, haunted attraction, haunted house, horror

    This week on Haunt Weekly we're doing the news including that stupid petition to move Halloween (or at least trick or treating) and some major haunt openings.

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 191 - Year-Round Haunting

    Episode  |  July 29th, 2019  |  1 hr 5 mins
    fear, halloween, haunted attraction, haunted house, horror

    This week on Haunt Weekly, we're sitting down with Shelby Rodwell, the manager of Haunted Mayfield Manor and Pirates! Legends of the Gulf Coast to talk about year-round haunting.

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 190 - Gift Shop Blues

    Episode  |  July 22nd, 2019  |  1 hr 1 min
    fear, halloween, haunted attraction, haunted house, horror

    If your haunt doesn't have at least a merch table, you're missing out. But if all you have is a merch table you may be missing out even more. Here's how to elevate your merch game and get yourself a full-blown gift shop.

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 189 - Starting a Haunt Convention

    Episode  |  July 15th, 2019  |  50 mins
    fear, halloween, haunted attraction, haunted house, horror

    Are you thinking about launching your own haunted attraction conference? Why not? This week on Haunt Weekly Maximus Bryant tells us how he and the others at the Ohio Haunters Association created theirs.

  • Haunt Weekly - Episode 188 - June/July News

    Episode  |  July 8th, 2019  |  45 mins 58 secs
    fear, halloween, haunted attraction, haunted house, horror

    We are in the doldrums of summer but that doesn't mean there isn't a lot of news to cover and that's exactly what we're going to do, breaking down the latest happenings in the haunt industry over the past month!