Washington DC Haunt Blog
From the inside scoop on all of Washington DC's biggest, most exciting haunts, to a look into this Halloween Season's Hottest Trends, Festive DIY Projects, Scary Movies, and more DCHauntedHouses.com's Blog covers more than just haunted houses! If you love all things Halloween all year long, then you've come to the right place - check out our posts below and stay in the know about the best local Halloween fun happening in Washington DC 365 days a year!
Horror Movie Tropes That Never Get Old: Our Favorite Slasher Flick Go-Tos
When it comes to horror movies, there are certain things that fans have come to know, love, and anticipate when watching horror flicks - in fact, there are a ton of themes, twists, and focus points that have become so embedded in the Horror Genre that they're now seen as tropes and cliches.... Read More
Nov 20, 2017
Co-Writer of 'IT' to Transform 'Are You Afraid of the Dark' Into a Feature Film
If you grew up in the 90s, you surely remember Are You Afraid of the Dark? The television series first aired in 1990 on Halloween day and followed groups of the Midnight Society as they told spooky stories around a campfire.... Read More
Nov 15, 2017
80s Horror Movie Cult Classics You'll Want to Binge Watch To Stay in the Halloween Spirit All Year Long
Just because Halloween is over doesn't mean that you can't still enjoy the spirit of the season! The 1980s were an absolute pinnacle time for Horror Movies, with many of the Horror Flicks that came out in the 80s as stand alone films turning into full blown iconic horror franchises over the decades.... Read More
Nov 9, 2017
Modern Family's Halloween Special "It's The Great Pumpkin, Phil Dunphy" Packed With Laughs; Sure to Be an Instant Classic
Halloween might've been a week ago, but that doesn't mean the fun has to end! There are plenty of Halloween Specials that have aired over the last few weeks that you can watch On Demand through your Cable Provide, Hulu, or through other On Demand TV Services.... Read More
Nov 7, 2017
DCHauntedHouses.com - Attractions Still Delivering Scares this Weekend!
Halloween has come and gone but tons of Haunted Attractions throughout Washington DC are still celebrating by stirring up some serious scares this weekend.... Read More
Nov 2, 2017
7 Unique Ways to Enjoy All of That Excess Halloween Candy Your Little Ghost & Ghouls Brought Home This Halloween
Now that Halloween's gone, the question of what to do with the tremendous amount of Halloween Candy that your little ghosts and ghouls brought home this Halloween.... Read More
Nov 2, 2017
The White House Gets Decked Out in Spooky Decor for the Halloween Holiday
The White House joined in on the celebrations after decorating the South Portico of the home on Friday with large fake spiders and spider webs.... Read More
Oct 31, 2017
FDA Issues Scary Candy-Overdose Warning Just in Time for Halloween - Black Licorice: Trick or Treat?
Thinking about chowing down on some black licorice this Halloween? Before you dig into this classic treat, be warned - the FDA has issued a warning for would-be indulgers thinking of eating too much licorice this Halloween Season - eating too much black licorice can result in serious medical conditio... Read More
Oct 31, 2017
Last Minute DIY Halloween Costumes That'll Wow at Halloween Parties This Weekend
This year, Halloween falls on a Tuesday, which means across the country, there will be countless Halloween Parties now through Tuesday (and even next weekend, too!... Read More
Oct 27, 2017
The Weekend's Hottest Attractions - DCHauntedHouses.com!
There's just one weekend of October left and Halloween is a couple days away! Celebrate the end of the Halloween Season by spending the weekend checking out some of Washington DC's Haunted Attractions, including Haunted Houses, Spook Walks and Trails, Haunted Corn Mazes, Hayrides, Escape Games and mo... Read More
Oct 26, 2017
Looking for the Perfect Halloween Costume? Google's Interactive "Frightgeist" Tool Helps You Find the Most Popular Halloween Costumes Locally & Across the US!
Still haven't picked out your Halloween Costume yet? Not to worry, Google's got you covered with Frightgeist, their new, interactive costume map that not only shows you the most popular Halloween costumes across the US for the 2017 Halloween Season, but they've drilled down the info so that you can g... Read More
Oct 25, 2017
90s Halloween Movies That Make Us Insanely Nostalgic For Halloween Past
When we think of Halloween movies from the 90s, they sure to make us feel a bit nostalgic. There were a ton of great Halloween flicks that were released during the decade that we all know and love.... Read More
Oct 20, 2017
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