Haunt Design Do's and Don'ts: Avoiding Common Errors That Decreases Haunt Effectiveness

Saturday, 16 May 2020
01:30 pm - 02:30 pm

Dramatically increase the scare factor of your attraction and get some great new scare ideas for your next haunted attraction design. In this lively session, industry legend Leonard Pickel, will review the good the bad, and the ugly of current haunted house design concepts, and point out common mistakes that even the best fright attraction designers in the country are making when creating their attractions. Both the best and the worst attraction design concepts in the industry will be discussed, as will why the great ideas are working, and take your fright factor to the next level using these tips and tricks on how to fix the concepts that are not.


Leonard Pickel

Innovator, Designer, Artist, Inventor, Teacher, Writer, Leader, Leonard Pickel has designed over 300 commercial Haunted Houses since his first in 1976. Over 3 million people from Los Angeles to New York, Orlando to Seattle, have experienced the "Pickel Theory" of Haunt Design first hand. Through his company, Hauntrepreneurs®, Leonard has created frightening attractions for major venues across the country and worldwide. Specializing in helping entrepreneurs get started Haunting, Pickel has helped hundreds of people fulfill their dreams of owning a successful haunted attraction or October seasonal event business.