Illinois Haunt Blog
From the inside scoop on all of Illinois's biggest, most exciting haunts, to a look into this Halloween Season's Hottest Trends, Festive DIY Projects, Scary Movies, and more IllinoisHauntedHouses.com's Blog covers more than just haunted houses! If you love all things Halloween all year long, then you've come to the right place - check out our posts below and stay in the know about the best local Halloween fun happening in Illinois 365 days a year!
Stephen King's 'Pet Sematary' is Coming Back to Life in Remake
The recent remake of Stephen King's IT, which was released this past September, was a box office hit. Now, fans of the horror author can expect another remake, this time with his classic Pet Sematary.... Read More
Nov 17, 2017
Stay the Night in One of Illinois' Haunted Hotels - If You Dare!
Illinois is known for a lot of things, including being home to the tallest building in North America, The Sears Tower. It's also known for its sports teams, and the Windy City, but The Prairie State is also jam packed with ghost stories, especially in its hotels.... Read More
Nov 10, 2017
How Likely Are You to Die in a Horror Flick? Find Out Based on Your Name!
The Short List has let us know that you may not have a chance as a character in a horror flick, depending on your name. MusicMagpie went through IMDb archives to find out which characters were most likely to fall victim to the evil villains.... Read More
Nov 7, 2017
Simpsons Tree House of Horrors XXVIII Serves Up Classic Simpsons Humor & Scary Good Fun
Have you had a chance to catch The Simpsons annual Tree House of Horrors Halloween Special yet? This year was particularly good, with three unique, and amusing stories that were definitely some of the most entertaining Halloween Simpsons shorts in recent memory.... Read More
Nov 6, 2017
IllinoisHauntedHouses.com - Attractions Still Delivering Scares this Weekend!
Halloween has come and gone but tons of Haunted Attractions throughout Illinois are still celebrating by stirring up some serious scares this weekend.... Read More
Nov 2, 2017
Jimmy Kimmel Pranks His Own Daugher with "We Ate All of Your Halloween Candy" Prank This Halloween
This year, in addition to egging on parents across America to tell their kids that they 'accidentally' ate all of their Halloween candy while they were asleep, Jimmy Kimmel pranked his own three year old daughter, Jane, with the same ruse.... Read More
Nov 2, 2017
Halloween Urban Legends That Just Won't Die
For generations, there's been hand wringing over the certain urban legends pertaining to trick or treating and Halloween, that have been perpetuated in movies, on the small screen, and even by local law enforcement agencies (as a precaution of course).... Read More
Nov 1, 2017
NICU Babies at Illinois Hospital Compete in Halloween Costume Contest
Advocate Children's Hospital in Oak Lawn dressed more than 30 preemie babies in costume and had them compete in a contest.... Read More
Oct 30, 2017
The Weekend's Hottest Attractions - IllinoisHauntedHouses.com!
There's just one weekend of October left and Halloween is a couple days away! Celebrate the end of the Halloween Season by spending the weekend checking out some of Illinois's Haunted Attractions, including Haunted Houses, Spook Walks and Trails, Haunted Corn Mazes, Hayrides, Escape Games and more!... Read More
Oct 26, 2017
Ghost Hunts USA to Host Overnight Tours at Haunted Ashmore Estates in 2018
The historic Ashmore Estates first opened its doors in 1916 and operated as an almshouse that was once part of the Coles County Poor Farm.... Read More
Oct 25, 2017
It's The Most Wonderful Time of the Year: Why Halloween Season Is Our Absolute Fave
We're in the heart of the Halloween Season and the holiday is almost a week away. For those who love Halloween as much as we do here at IllinoisHauntedHouses.... Read More
Oct 23, 2017
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