Get Ready for Halloween with The Haunted Attraction Association

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Why HAA?                   With the growing popularity in visiting haunted attractions in the past 25 years, the industry is now approximately $300 million in size with an estimated 2,500 haunted attractions worldwide that entertain millions and employ tens of thousands.  To align haunted attractions and serve as the voice of the haunted attraction industry, the Haunted Attraction Association (HAA), was formed.  It is the only official association in the haunt industry.



Mission:                       To promote a network of haunted attractions including haunted houses, haunted hayrides, scream parks, mega-haunted attractions, Halloween festivals, haunted outdoor trails, corn mazes and amusement park Halloween events.



Programs:                    The worldwide network of members exchange ideas, information, experiences and concerns via educational seminars, conferences, exclusive networking events, message boards, tradeshows, newsletters, magazines and more.  The association also advises the industry on haunt safety standards to protect customers.  HAA offers Certified Haunted Attraction Operator Seminar (C.H.A.O.S.) safety classes that provide a certification to establish haunted attractions as a safe.



Developments:             Gone are the days of black walls, masks and plastic knives.  Each year haunted attraction owners and operators spend millions of dollars on state-of-the-art special effects and audio animatronic creatures, Hollywood-quality makeup and masks, costumes, lighting gear, sound equipment and more.  Owners and operators are also influenced by video games and invest year-round in research, consulting experts and psychologists on how to create the best immersive, interactive experience.



Company:                    Based in Winnetka, Ill., HAA was formed in 2010 by a merger of the International Association of Haunted Attractions founded in 1998 and the Haunted House Association founded in 2009.




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The Haunted Attraction Association’s Top Haunted Houses:





Expelled Haunted Attractions, Huntsville,

Haunted Cathedral, Little Rock,

Scared City Haunted House, Jonesboro,


Ghost Town Haunted Attraction, San Francisco

Hobb’s Grove, Sanger,



Ghouls Gulch, Colorado Springs,



Frightland LLC, Middletown,



Enigma Haunt, Lake Worth,

Lily and David’s Annual Halloween, Miami,

Shallow Grave, Auburndale,

Twisted Endings Haunted Attraction, Coral Springs



Clinton’s Terror on Washington Street, Clinton,

Evil Intentions Haunted House, Elgin,

Forest View Farms, Tinley Park,

Kill on Old Mill, Lake Zurich,

Sheer Terror Haunted House, Sullivan,



Dark Armies, Indianapolis,

Fear Fair, Seymour,

Haunted Hotel- 13th Floor, Huntington,

Nightmare on Edgewood, Greenwood,

Soultakers Acres, Warsaw,

Stillwell Manor, Anderson,



Haunted Hotel, Brooks,

Mountain Mayhem, Whitesburg

Project 31X, Shelbyville,

USS Nightmare, Newport,



13th Gate, Baton Rouge,

Dark Woods Haunted House, Natchitoches,

RISE Haunted House, Ponchatoula,



Hush Haunted Attraction, Westland,

Night Terrors at Wiard’s Orchards, Ypsilanti,
Niles Haunted House Scream Park, Niles,

Rotten Manor, Waterford

Saint Lucifers, Flint,

Terrorfied Forest, Belleville,



Haunted House Battlefield, Battlefield,   ,

Phobius Haunted House, Wright City,



The World Theatre: The Underworld, Kearney,


New Hampshire

Fright Kingdom, Nashua,


New Jersey

Field of Terror, East Windsor,

Scare Farm, Hillsborough,


New York

Dark Labyrinth Entertainment, North Tonawanda,

Haunted Halls of Horror, Binghamton,

Night Terrors Haunted Farm, Cobleskill,

Nine.O.Nightmares, Ballston Spa,


North Carolina

Shady Acres, Charlotte



Factory of Terror, Canton,

Ghostly Manor, Sandusky,

Panic in the Pines Haunted Hayride, Genoa,

Spooky Ranch/Hauntville, Columbia Station,

St. Rita Haunted House, Evendale,



13th Door Haunted Attraction, Beaverton,

TheScareGrounds, Culver,



Bates Motel and Haunted Hayride, Glen Mills,

Castel Blood, Pittsburgh,

Field of Screams, Lancaster,

Fright Farm, Smithfield,

Ghoul Mansion, Sharon,

Haunted Expedition, Gibsonia,

Haunted Hillside, Mount Pleasant,

Huston’s Haunted Hallow, Somerset,

Lulu’s House of Horrors, Plymouth Meeting,

Maize Quest Corn Maze, New Park,

Pittsburgh Zombie Outbreak, Pittsburgh,

Reaper’s Revenge, Scott Township,

ScareHouse, Pittsburgh,

Shocktoberfest, Sinking Spring,

Terror Behind the Walls, Philadelphia,


South Carolina

Haunt at Sandhill, Columbia,

Haunted Hills of Lynches River, Lamar,


South Dakota

Aberdeen Haunted Forest, Aberdeen,



Ruby Falls Haunted Cavern, Chattanooga,


Creepy Hollow, Rosharon,

Dark Hour, Plano,

Dead Zone Haunted Attraction, Frisco,

Fearaphobia, Runaway Bay,

Nightmare on Main St., Vernon,

Terror Trail Haunted House, Canutillo,



Hunt Club Farm, Virginia Beach,



Haunted Nightmare, Bothell,

Kitsap Haunted Productions, Bremerton,


West Virginia

Dead Screamers, Charleston,



The Dark Side Haunt, Ixonia,

Wisconsin Feargrounds, Waukesha,





House of the Dead, Liverpool,

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