Every year come September there's always a ton of 'terrorific' news leading up to Halloween. From costume controversies, to new horror movie releases, it's a lot to keep up with! Make sure you're kept in the loop of what's going on in the scare world by checking out these Halloween headlines brought to you by IllinoisHauntedHouses.com!
Anthony Alfano, Illinois Boy with Cerebral Palsy Has Another Elaborate Costume for Halloween
You may remember the name Anthony Alfano from last Halloween and the years prior. The Illinois boy from Melrose Park and his family celebrates Halloween each year with an elaborate costume design.... Read More
Oct 10, 2019
Spend the Night at the Haunted Ashmore Estates with Ghost Hunts USA!
Do you have what it takes to spend the night in one of the most haunted destinations in Illinois? Ashmore Estates is a historic building that first opened its doors in 1916 and operated as an almshouse that was once part of the Coles County Poor Farm.... Read More
May 29, 2019
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
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
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
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