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Spice Up Your Halloween with San Jose Haunted Houses

August 23, 2016 - Haunted House

If you are wondering what you can do to spice up your Halloween parties this year, you should consider San Jose haunted houses. You need an activity that is out of the ordinary because that is

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Have You Tried a Haunted Farm In San Francisco Bay Area?

August 20, 2016 - Entertainment

Every year, thousands of people celebrate the Halloween season by attending some of the most thrilling horror events in San Francisco Bay area. There always are various activities that you can choose from based on your

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Be cautious when installing Halloween props this season

August 17, 2016 - Events

CAUTION SHOULD BE TAKEN WHEN INSTALLING HALLOWEEN PROPS THIS SEASON There are hundreds of Halloween props that you can use creatively to decorate your yard or porch, haunted houses and Halloween activities such as Fear Overload

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How to Choose the Best Bay Area Haunted Houses

August 14, 2016 - Haunted House

In order to stay entertained with horror events, you need to visit the Bay Area haunted houses. The houses have been designed in such a way you will enjoy your horror moments. There are several people

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These Are The Francisco Halloween Events You Should Not Miss

August 11, 2016 - Entertainment

Everyone looks forward to Halloween and so, it is good to find the best events to attend on this day. Since it comes only once a year, you should not waste your time at parties that

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Family Friendly Attractions in the San Francisco Bay Area

August 8, 2016 - Events

  The San Francisco Bay Area contains many family-friendly haunted house events, including Pirates of Emerson, Great America’s Halloween Haunt, and Dead Time Dreams. You can expect these events to have between three and six haunted

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A Scary House Could Be Your Perfect Halloween Experience

August 5, 2016 - Haunted House

What is your idea of a perfect Halloween in San Francisco? Have you thought of a scary house? Your friends and family can have a lot of fun if you set up a house that frightens

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Great Adventure at Dead Time Dreams Haunted House

August 2, 2016 - Entertainment

If you live in San Francisco Bay Area, then you need to visit dead time dreams haunted house. This is a place where you will enjoy with your close friends. If you like horror experiences, the

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Oakland Halloween Activities

July 29, 2016 - Events

The best Halloween things to do in oakland are the haunted barns, haunted houses and event situated in san leandro, south Pasadena, Roseville, apple valley, mountain view, concord and other places oakland attractions seen. Evil twim

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Finding Haunted Houses in San Francisco, California

July 26, 2016 - Haunted House

The bay area in san Francisco is known for a number of famous as well as not so-famous scariest haunted houses from which from which you can choose to visit during the coming Halloween season in

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Top Attraction in California

July 23, 2016 - Entertainment

California is the place that has got various kinds of territories. There are chances for having better areas in this awesome place that can make your trip an exciting one. There are certain San Francisco attractions

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Fear Overload Scream Park

July 20, 2016 - Events

Fear Overload Scream Park is a horrendous haunted house event. It is located in San Francisco Bay region. This hair rising Halloween event is normally open for 20 nights in the month of October. The event

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Fear Overload Scream Park

July 17, 2016 - Haunted House

Fear is always linked to dangerous and horrifying experiences. Most people would not want to be in such a situation. In such incidences one would want to run, hide, scream or even pass out. Well, this

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Fear Overload Scream Park

July 14, 2016 - Entertainment

If you love scary things and get turned on by mysterious things then look no further as you will have an unforgettable experience during your visit to the Fear Overload Scream Park in San Francisco Bay

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Finding Top Rated Haunted Houses In San Francisco

July 11, 2016 - Events

California offers a wide range of top rated haunted attractions in America where one can enjoy the live fun of scary entertainment during next Halloween season this year. The events offered by these haunted houses may

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Things to Know About Halloween Haunted Houses in San Francisco

July 8, 2016 - Haunted House

Fear Overload Scream Park is one of the top ranked Halloween haunted houses in the bay area of San Francisco. It is one of the scariest haunted places in the California. It contains two outrageous haunted

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The Evil Rises This October

July 5, 2016 - Entertainment

Get Ready for an exciting October, where Fear Overload brings you the scariest event of the year, the Fear Overload Scream Park. Have a lure for ghosts and haunted houses? Are you one of them, who

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Things to Know About Alameda Country Haunted House

July 2, 2016 - Events

Things to Know About Alameda Country Haunted House Alameda country haunted house is something that is going to excite you with all that it can offer. There are quite a lot of things that you can

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What are the San Jose Halloween Activities

June 29, 2016 - Haunted House

What are the San Jose Halloween Activities If you are wondering what to do in San Jose during Halloween then all that you need to know is you are in the right place for enjoying Halloween

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Haunted Houses in San Francisco – Most Ghostly Locations of the City

June 26, 2016 - Events

San Francisco possesses more than the city’s reasonable share of haunted houses, ghosts’ stomping grounds of different varieties – some are very famous and others are not so famous. If you look to getting into Halloween

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Tips for Setting UP Mansion Halloween Party

June 23, 2016 - Entertainment

Tips for Setting UP Mansion Halloween Party Halloween parties are really a great thing during the time of Halloween. All of us may be really so excited to take part and organize Halloween ball and mansion

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Tips for You to Choose the Best Pirates Haunted Theme Park

June 20, 2016 - Entertainment

You may have heard of great horror experiences in San Francisco Bay Area from your friends. It is very easy for you to have an experience of your life after you decide to attend the best

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Fear Overload 2015 and a Look Back Through the Years

August 17, 2015 - Haunted House

Halloween is just around the corner, and this year, Fear Overload Scream Park has done it again. Featuring two gargantuan haunted houses, this event has become the biggest horror destination in the bay area, and for

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How to Choose Actors for a Haunted House

October 22, 2014 - Haunted House

When choosing an acting squad, it is imperative to choose a varied group of individuals. It is best to choose some people who are athletic, some who are good actors, and some who just look the

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Strategies for Making a Horror Event Scarier

October 15, 2014 - Haunted House

Many haunted house producers like to design haunted houses with fantastical themes that are not realistic at all. These can be fun for both the producer and the patron, but they are simply not as scary

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Training Actors at a World Class Halloween Event

October 7, 2014 - Entertainment

The number one most important thing involved in ensuring that your haunted house does not come across as cheesy, or even second rate, is training your actors incredibly well. There is simply nothing worse than having

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Prop Making

September 14, 2014 - Haunted House

When opening a haunted house you’re bound to run into props you deem necessary in your haunt but cant seem to get your hands on. There are plenty of things like washing machines, sinks, or even

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The Haunted House Industry Has Evolved

November 12, 2013 - Entertainment

If there are two things that have become outdated in the haunted house industry, it’s 3D glasses and first-generation animatronics. Let’s start with 3D technology. While the concept does sound enticing (Hollywood has been making 3D

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Shellac: A Set Designer’s Dream

October 31, 2013 - Haunted House

After detailing our haunted house set, I can safely say that it wouldn’t have been nearly as successful without shellac. In case you aren’t familiar, check out liquid shellac online http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shellac. It’s a pretty expensive material

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Pros and Cons of Concealed Exits

October 29, 2013 - Haunted House

Most haunted houses are labyrinths full of twists, turns, and dark corners. This is done so to make the experience creepier and longer. However, concealing the exit route for a room or hallway adds a whole

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Online Haunt Reviews

October 26, 2013 - Entertainment

Take a look at ‘haunted houses’ on Yelp, and you’ll find that many of the reviews are two and three stars for even the best haunts. You’ll also see a similar trend on other business rating

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To Roof or not to Roof A Haunted House

October 24, 2013 - Haunted House

One of the biggest questions a prospective haunt owner faces is whether to create an indoor or outdoor venue. In California, October weather generally permits outside haunts to be the perfect climate. I still haven’t come

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How to transform a store bought halloween prop

October 22, 2013 - Haunted House

If you’re like me, you’ve probably ordered a cool Halloween prop you found in a magazine or on the Internet to receive it in the mail and be sorely disappointed. Store bought props never look as

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What is a Scream Park?

October 20, 2013 - Events

What is a scream park, you may be wondering. Well a scream park is basically a Halloween themed theme park. At one, you’ll find a huge range of activities to do including haunted houses. What sets

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Get unbiased volunteers to see your show before you open

October 14, 2013 - Entertainment

As a scream park, you need to have the correct balance of quantity vs. quality for your haunted houses. Scream parks are known for having a variety of Halloween themed attractions, not just haunted houses, but

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Creating a believable haunted house

October 11, 2013 - Haunted House

One of the most important aspects in creating a great haunted house is its authenticity. People will come to your haunt to immerse themselves in a new, alien environment that feels real. The most terrified a

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How to make your own burlap mask

October 7, 2013 - Haunted House

Can’t think of anything to be this Halloween? Tired of the same old ghost, vampire, and zombie costumes? Well here’s a tutorial on how to make your very own burlap mask for just pocket change and

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Cabin in the woods style scared

October 2, 2013 - Entertainment

One of our favorite horror movies here at Fear Overload is Cabin in the Woods. The best part of this movie is how original it is in scaring you, but also making you feel a whole

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Choose a Theme for your haunted house

September 30, 2013 - Haunted House

When designing your haunted house, the first thing you need to decide on is your theme. Get creative with your theme; anyone can put some gravestones up and call it a day, but how are you

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Adding additional value to your haunt

September 23, 2013 - Haunted House

Have you ever seen those light shows people put up around Christmas time where the lights are timed to flash in different patterns to the music? If you haven’t, go look it up right now, I’ll

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Creating the perfect haunt house lobby area

September 21, 2013 - Haunted House

So now you have the best haunted house in town, but there is still one main issue with your attraction. People are lining up for hours to go through your haunt, and there’s nothing for them

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Construction of a haunted house

September 20, 2013 - Haunted House

In the haunted house world, you will become well acquainted with 4×8 sheets of plywood and 2×3 beams. It’s amazing the things you can do with them! I recently had a friend walk through my haunted

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Scary movies vs. haunted houses

September 13, 2013 - Entertainment

Horror, gore, thrillers, slashers. People watch these movies everyday for the sole purpose of getting scared. Sometimes it works and a movie will terrify you, but other times it is just a cheaply made film covered

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Detail, detail, and detail

September 11, 2013 - Haunted House

As a haunted house set designer, I’ve learned a lot about how to scare people. Actors that scare from different heights, variations in the soundtrack, flashlights that emit the perfect amount and size of light, and

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Are clowns scary?

September 9, 2013 - Haunted House

Are clowns scary? Ask somebody this question, and chances are they’ll automatically say yes. For many reasons, society has developed the popular opinion that clowns, intentionally or not, are one of the scariest things, well, ever.

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The most important part of making a terrifying haunted house is the soundtrack.

September 1, 2013 - Haunted House

The most important part of making a terrifying haunted house is the soundtrack. Have you ever been watching a scary movie, maybe it’s too scary you’re not even looking at the screen, and you’ll jump at

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You know what’s really scary in a haunted house?

August 13, 2013 - Haunted House

You know what’s really scary in a haunted house? Little creepy girls with black hair over their face. We’ve all seen enough zombies and insane chainsaw killers to last a lifetime, and they’re just not scary

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