A Haunting We Will Go

Posted by on Apr 14, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

It was like a scene from a horror movie.  From the window of my hotel room, I could see the streets below filling up with zombies … monsters … aliens … I would have feared  the city was under attack, if I wasn’t excitedly applying latex flesh wounds to my own skin. Each spring, over 3500 people attend the Midwest Haunters Convention (MHC), “the largest Halloween Show of its kind in the US serving Haunted Attraction Industry professionals and enthusiasts.”  The three-day...

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The Maze was A-MAZE-ING!

Posted by on Nov 3, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

One of the goals for our 2014 event was to create a second attraction to add to the ever-popular Haunted Trail.  With a very generous sponsorship from Pefferlaw Peat, a ton of plywood and bracing generously donated by ICF Central Providers Cannington, 5 cans of paint, 200 feet of industrial plastic, and hours and hours of labour, MANIC MAZE came to life.  This intense scare attraction was a huge success!  Screaming, loud noises and banging could be heard far beyond the...

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Engaging the Community

Posted by on Sep 17, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Local business owners in Cannington were engaged on Saturday, September 6, 2014 when members of the Cannington Haunted Trail Planning Committee visited with promotional materials for the event.  A huge thank you to our community businesses and organizations who provide such tremendous support for this event.

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Cannington Haunted Trail Community Event Booth Build

Posted by on Jun 8, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Construction started this weekend on the Cannington Haunted Trail community event booth, which will be popping up at several community events this year. Visit our creeped out display at the upcoming Canada Day Festival, July 1st, 2014 in Cannington. We’ll be handing out candy, promoting our event, and looking for bodies to recruit (dead or alive). We’d love to talk to you, so stop by! A special thank you to Arksey Lumber for sponsoring the materials needed for...

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Taking It To The Next Level

Posted by on Jun 4, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Earlier this year, some of our planning committee members attended the Canadian Haunted Attractions Conference (CHAC) in Guelph.  Wow, did we ever come back with our heads spinning!  Best practices, new ideas and excellent suggestions were shared at the educational sessions and wonderful connections were made with experts in the field and other fellow haunters. With five successful years under our belt, we were advised by the gurus to “take it to the next...

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