Season 2019

Mystery Soup - "Building" HellsGate | #DOTLD 2019E02 Days of the Living Dead
The pressure is on right out of the gate in 2019 as HellsGate Haunted House prepares to be the headliner of the Midwest Haunters Convention 2019 Haunted House Tour... in...
WASTED! | #DOTLD 2019E01 Days of the Living Dead
The Zombie Army opened Legacy Adventure Park to rousing success in 2018; now, in the spring of 2019, they've challenged themselves to build WASTELAND, a post apocalyptic paintball field like...
Buna Smells | #DOTLD 2019E00 Days of the Living Dead
HellsGate's Buna stops by the Froggy's Fog booth at TransWorld's Halloween & Attractions Show to sample some of Froggy's scents, designed to add to the atmosphere of any scene. She...
Adding Atmospheric Magic with Tater and Froggy's Fog | #DOTLD 2019E0A Days of the Living Dead
Tater from Days of the Living Dead's sponsor Froggy's Fog drops by to help John add some atmospheric magic & general awesomeness to the Dragon Caves at HellsGate Haunted House....
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News & Updates

Haunted Housewarming | Days of the Living Dead Season 7 Episode 9

  • Posted by ZombieArmy in Season 2017 on November 8th, 2016

It’s opening night at HellsGate Haunted House and the cast and crew are both excited and terrified to present their 2-year labor of love to the public for the first time. As it turns out, they get to present it to a LOT of the public, as attendance FAR exceeds expectation, with many people driving for hours from out of state to be among the very first to experience HellsGate. It’s an unbelievable, magical, educational, chaotic and epic night for the Zombie Army – watch and experience it with them! As Anthony says: “We can be fun and spooky here!”


Eve of Destruction | Days of the Living Dead Season 7 Episode 8

  • Posted by ZombieArmy in Season 2017 on November 1st, 2016

Join the Zombie Army crew as HellsGate Haunted House has its final dress rehearsal on the eve of its Grand Opening. Watch as John’s decade-long dream comes to life before his eyes thanks to a combination of veteran managers and brand new actors, all pushing themselves to their limits to turn HellsGate into a truly memorable and terrifying experience!


Working the Line | Days of the Living Dead Season 7 Episode 7

  • Posted by ZombieArmy in Season 2017 on October 25th, 2016

One of Statesville Haunted Prison’s claims to fame is its amazing queue line entertainment. This episode highlights the actors that actually make waiting in line for an hour fun, sometimes hilarious… and often terrifying!


Advanced Performance for the Haunted House Actor | Days of the Living Dead Season 7, Episode 6

  • Posted by ZombieArmy in Season 2017 on October 18th, 2016

Watch as John takes HellsGate Haunted House’s newly hired actors on a journey of discovery, challenging them to dig deeper than “RRARRR!” and “GET OUT!” to build a back story for each of their characters so that the performances they give have a much deeper context and, as a result, are far more entertaining/terrifying! Also, meet Ashley McCoy (but don’t mention his dad…)!


How to Make VOOTS! | Days of the Living Dead Season 7, Episode 5

Our resident Terror Teacher Jillian shows you how to make VOOTS! Are they vines? Are they roots? YES! More specifically, super-cheap DIY props that can be used as vines, roots, etc. – affordable and fun set dressing for your haunted house!


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