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    Maybe these forums should be renamed to...

    Maybe these forums should be renamed to GhostTown. :P
  2. Thread: Haunted Farm?

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    He sold our old home and bought our farm just for...

    He sold our old home and bought our farm just for this business BUT the first year we used someone else's. I put out feelers by talking to local farmers who already had walk on traffic customers...
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    Hallioween Night Staff

    Anyone else have problems with your staff not wanting to work at your haunt on Halloween night? (Halloween is on Friday this year.) Half our returning staff say they already have plans for...
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    So what's the theory on these charge backs? ...

    So what's the theory on these charge backs? People just scamming the system for a free night of fun and pretending they didn't go? Restaurant servers pulling a little extra tip from their...
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    That's a great idea for line speed control Jim. ...

    That's a great idea for line speed control Jim. If you need them to slow down in a certain area have an actor keep the door closed. If you want to speed that area up then have an actor keep it...
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    Outdoor Actor Placement versus Indoor

    I've worked in and run a small indoor haunt where the structure of the "maze" let a single actor hit groups in multiple ways from multiple angles and locations. But now I run an outdoor trail that...
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    Yeah, shipping is expensive. :( And thanks...

    Yeah, shipping is expensive. :(

    And thanks for the answer Infoamtek! Makes sense now. I guess that's why I keep passing out and waking up with my head inside the 5 gallon drum of slush.
  8. Thread: Advertising

    by mrfoos
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    Another tip: If you can schedule odd time frames...

    Another tip: If you can schedule odd time frames in advance like last week in Sept 22 to October 20 you ~MIGHT~ get the last week in Oct for free. Some providers won't take down the billboard...
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    I have one from you guys. It was awesome! I run...

    I have one from you guys. It was awesome! I run an outdoor forest trail, and I used it for my maintenance guy so he could simultaneously fix broken sound systems, lights, replace batteries,...
  10. PVC poles over rebar spiked into the ground. It...

    PVC poles over rebar spiked into the ground. It makes a basic upside down U shape. The top has a T connector to connect a styrfoam head. Padding taped onto the should area. A little chicken wire...
  11. This will be a new startle for my haunt. I know...

    This will be a new startle for my haunt. I know its probably been done a million times by others... but I've not seen it or done it. I run a outdoor haunt so imagine walking upon this figure...
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    Makeup Latex versus Mask Making Latex

    What's the difference between liquid latex used for your skin versus the kind you use to make masks? I buy the slosh latex by the bucket full. I've applied it to my skin and can't really tell the...
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    You're right, Bill. This obviously doesn't...

    You're right, Bill. This obviously doesn't measure general actor effectiveness. It is tailored to how I want my actors to "think" about their role in my haunt. Other haunt owners are going to have...
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    There is a link to my test. I was hoping you...

    There is a link to my test. I was hoping you guys would take it and give feedback. Sorry if that was confusing. This is not an employee application.
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    Actor IQ Test for Haunt Owners and Actors

    Hey guys,

    I would be interested in feedback regarding a short 10 question "Actor IQ" test I will be having all my actors fill out this season. The goal is to make sure the actors understand the...
  16. Thread: Multiple Paths

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    I run an outdoor haunt that runs through woods,...

    I run an outdoor haunt that runs through woods, and we use to use a "guide" for each group. We were considering using multiple paths between scenes so that slow groups could be bypassed by faster...
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    Perspective. More people die every year: ...

    Perspective.

    More people die every year:

    ... being stomped to death during black friday sales
    ... falling out of bed
    ... in the bathtub
    ... by deer (yes ... Bambi's mom and dad)
    ......
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    For every group? Move to a reasonable...

    For every group? Move to a reasonable state/city... because that's retarded.
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    I didn't start any real planning my first year...

    I didn't start any real planning my first year until July when I secured a location. I setup everything myself. It ~can~ be done. (Not saying it was even close to ideal!)

    Personally, I think...
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    That is sad. What state do you live in? Not all...

    That is sad. What state do you live in? Not all states are equal when it comes to the heavy hand of the Gman. Personally, I'm tired of seeing our freedoms being taken away more and more every year...
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    Very interesting. Can I assume the cost will be...

    Very interesting. Can I assume the cost will be a percentage of the estimated traffic? Or is it all customized per customer? I can't find any mention of prices on your website.
  22. So true. So true. My main business is in...

    So true. So true. My main business is in marketing. Over the past 10 years of running it I have seen many local "kids" fresh out of college who were able to convince established businesses to buy...
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    Awesome Joe. Thanks for real information. Let's...

    Awesome Joe. Thanks for real information. Let's face it, our industry is freaking awesome, and there are plenty of people out there that want to join just to have fun. They are paid in accolades...
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    Yet another Contact Lenses thread

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    I just sent a payment too. Thanks!

    I just sent a payment too. Thanks!
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