January 17-21, 2005

3rd Annual Bloody Mary & Crazy Bob’s Haunt Cruise Event

Please join us for this haunt cruise event, combining business with pleasure for haunt owners, operators and enthusiasts. This years cruise departs out of Miami, FL on the fun ship Imagination with ports of call including Jamaica and Grand Cayman. A Rocky Horror style pre-cruise party will be an option in Miami. Cabins start at 446.23 per person based on double occupancy, transportation to Miami is on your own. For more information visit www.dearbloodymary.com. Space is limited so reserve your place now.


February 19-21, 2005

DEATH FEST IX, A Haunted Exposition, Santa Maria, CA

Come see what all the fuss was about in early 2004 when Death Fest VIII brought Halloween and haunt vendors together with haunters and enthusiasts for the first of it’s kind convention; an END USER haunted exposition. Death Fest IX promises to be bigger and even better in 2005 as it has now become a national show. Do NOT miss out on this extraordinary time. The many activities you will find here have been designed by haunt enthusiasts, not generic show promoters! The most beautiful central coast of California is a truly perfect place for your next vacation and will bring you back from the dead. Make it February 19th – 21st 2005! Contact Wil Schock at wil@deathlord.net or visit www.deathfest.net


March 4-8, 2005

Transworld’s First National Haunted Attractions Show, Chicago, IL

This show is scheduled to run concurrently with Transworld’s 2005 National Show. In addition to an expanded line of education, a streamlined registration process and cash and carry transactions will come the first Annual National Haunt Awards. For more info go to www.transworldexhibits.com


April 10-12, 2005

Transworld’s Las Vegas Halloween Show, Las Vegas, NV

This exclusive event is the West’s biggest Halloween Show. Attendees will discover the biggest sellers for the upcoming year. All the latest will be here – from ballons to costumes; paper products to party music; make up to confetti cannons. For additional information go to www.transworldexhibits.com


April 22-24, 2005

HauNTcon, Dallas, TX

The 2nd Annual Haunted Attraction National Tradeshow and Convention (HAuNTcon) will be held at the Adam’s Mark Hotel, 400 North Olive St, Dallas, TX. HAuNTcon is the only nationwide tradeshow and conference for the Haunted Attraction and Halloween Industries; created by Haunters, for Haunters. The event includes Free Educational Seminars and Workshops, Haunt Tours, Networking, Tradeshow Floor, Haunted Garage Sale, Funeral Car Rally, Nightly Social Mixers and Annual Haunted Costume Ball. For attendee information or more information go to www.HAuNTcon.com or contact Haunted Attraction Magazine at (704) 366-0875. Call 1-(800) 444-2326 today to make your discount room reservations at the Adam’s Mark Hotel. For exhibitor package or booth registration contact Kirsten Wright, Exhibitor Manager at kwright@hauntcon.com or by phone at (352) 684-3151.


May 28, 2005

6th Annual PA Gathering of Haunters, Mechanicsburg,PA

Food, fun and haunter fellowship… Plus demos, door prizes, and more. The fun starts at noon and ends at midnight. For more information contact Michael Bruner 717/796-0325, or email at scared@themonstermaze.com


June 3-5, 2005

Great Lakes Frightfest, Petersburg, MI

Bring the family out to the 5th Annual Great Lakes Frightfest at the Totem Pole Campground. Lots of fun activities planned, and the annual Haunters Against Hunger Haunted House. Krazy Karen and her crew put on an event that is not to be missed for haunt and Halloween loving folks. For updated information as it becomes available go to www.greatlakesfrightfest.com.


June 5, 2005

3rd Annual Rocky Mountain Haunter Gathering

Check our website for more information at www.halloweenpropmaster.com/haunters_gatherings.htm, or email the organizers at propmaster@halloweenpropmaster.com


June 10-12, 2005

Iowa Haunters Annual Convention, Waterloo, IA

Be sure to check out the first annual IHAWCS! Event features are free workshops and seminars by haunt industry professionals, haunt vendors, celebrity autographs and photo ops, masquerade ball and social, local haunted attraction tours, horror movie nights, door prizes, and more. For more information please contact Gary Hall, at 319/231-5195, or 319/296-1999, email ccake04@mchsi.com. For more details go to www.ihawcs.com


June 24-25, 2005

Ironstock 2005, Tell City, IN

Mark your calendars for this not to missed event. Lots of great activities, seminars, demos, on sight vendors, and the ever popular Weasel Ball. For more information go to their website www.theironkingdom.com/ironstock/, by email ironman@theironstock.com


July 22 -24, 2005

Midwest Haunters Convention, Columbus, OH

Mark your calendars! The MHC will be held in Columbus, OH, July 22-24. Make plans to attend this exciting event and enjoy a wonderful weekend of festivities: networking, classes, vendors and shopping with the finest in the haunt industry. For more information on this event go to www.midwesthauntersconvention.com or call Barry at (614) 361-1466.



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