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Theme Park Quality Set Design

For the last four years, Kalen “Noodle” McCarthy has been the mastermind behind SCREAMS Halloween Theme Park’s crown jewel, THE CASTLE OF THE DOOMED.  In this class Kalen will show you how to take your home haunt, pro haunt, or theme park to the next level.  Learn invaluable …

Distressing Your Duds

In this class you will learn everything you need to know about bringing horrid detail to your costume rack.  Kalen McCarthy, who has been working in the haunted attractions industry as an actor, make up artist, and tech for a decade, will give you all the tips and …

Queue Line Actors

Queue line actors are the Haunted Attraction’s first line of defense.  We all want tons of guests to enter and enjoy the attraction, but how to you keep the people in line from getting bored and distracted from the experience?  Michael Edwards of Dan’s Haunted House will show …

Class Added – Intro and Application of Stunts & Stilts

Intro and Application of Stunts & Stilts This is not your typical trade show class! Come learn about the exciting stunts used during multiple seasons and throughout shows at Dark Hour Haunted House. Stunts and Stilts can be a great addition to any amusement park or haunted attraction …

Introduction to Airbrush Makeup

  This introduction to airbrush makeup class is instructed by a duo that have been in the haunt industry for nearly two decades. They’ll cover the basics on equipment, use, different types of makeup, and the cleaning and maintenance of your airbrushes.  Take advantage of this opportunity to learn from …

Haunted House Security & Safety

This class will cover methods for security and safety protocol from a veteran Haunter and co-owner of Reindeer Manor Halloween Park. Learn methods from a pro haunter that are efficient and effective with a large emphasis on customer and staff safety. Instructor: Alex Lohmann Skill Level: All Class …

Home Haunter’s Introduction to Pneumatic Props

Haunter’s Annex Presents Home Haunter’s Introduction to Pneumatic Props Instructor: Steve Koci Class: 8/25 – 10am to 5pm Skill Level: All Prerequisite: None Sponsored: No Fee: $150 REGISTER This all-day practicum will teach you the principles that go into pneumatic prop design and construction. At the end of …

Something Strange with the DFW Ghostbusters

Time: TBA Cost: Included with Haunter’s Annex Ticket Location:   TBD Instructor:  Cody Glen and the DFW Ghostbusters Spend an hour with the DFW Ghostbusters and learn about the intricacies of building prop proton packs, ghost traps, slime blowers, and Ectomobiles.  If you build props for your costume or haunt …