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!
Strengthen Romance with Scare This Valentine’s Day at a Wonderland Themed Haunted House
For the third year, Basement of the Dead brings to you a new way to celebrate Valentine’s Day with your sweetheart.... Read More
Jan 21, 2018
Experience a Valentine’s Haunted House Where Love Bites!
Love comes in all shapes, sizes, and forms. At 13th Floor Haunted House Chicago, get ready for the awakening of Lord Tenebris, a decaying carcass of a creature and the return of his vampire brides this Valentine’s.... Read More
Jan 20, 2018
Five Lowkey Ways to Tie Halloween Into Your Christmas Decor on the DL
Just because Halloween has come and gone doesn't mean you need to stop celebrating! If you're looking for ways to tie your love for Halloween into your Christmas decor without full on committing to an all out 'Halloween on Christmas' theme, not to worry - there are plenty of little ways to pay tribut... Read More
Dec 1, 2017
Extras Needed for Halloween Reboot - Set to Begin Filming this January
Fans are waiting as patiently as possible for the 2018 Halloween reboot, interested to find out just how its writers will deliver.... Read More
Nov 29, 2017
Christmas Horror Flicks to Ring in The Season With Thanksgiving Weekend
Thanksgiving is just a day away, and while most people might be getting in the holiday spirit with some Christmas tunes and holiday classics, if you're more of a Halloween aficionado, then you might be looking for something a bit.... Read More
Nov 22, 2017
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
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