Halloween Haunt 2017

This is a general discussion forum for most topics related to Canada's Wonderland, located in Vaughan, Ontario, Canada
Clown_At_Midnight
Junior CWManiac
Junior CWManiac
Posts: 70
Joined: 24 Sep 2010, 18:19

Halloween Haunt 2017

Postby Clown_At_Midnight » 06 Jul 2017, 18:21

12 more weeks until HH17!

14 Nights, Starting Saturday, September 30th. Predictions? Maze Changes?

They're due for a new maze or 2, please bring back Clowns at Midnight.

Johnny Au
Junior CWManiac
Junior CWManiac
Posts: 375
Joined: 30 Aug 2013, 00:47
Location: Toronto

Re: Halloween Haunt 2017

Postby Johnny Au » 07 Jul 2017, 00:25

Fog machines are being tested for this year's edition of Halloween Haunt.

Ragebob
Junior CWManiac
Junior CWManiac
Posts: 52
Joined: 08 Nov 2013, 23:08
Location: Mississauga,Ontario

Re: Halloween Haunt 2017

Postby Ragebob » 07 Jul 2017, 02:07

Johnny Au wrote:Fog machines are being tested for this year's edition of Halloween Haunt.

If it's at the sides of the royal fountain it's for starlight spectacular show. Most likely the lasers
Leviathan 2013 :20 2014 :35 2015:32 2016 :44 Total :131
Behemoth 2013:4 2014 :32 2015:26 2016 :24 Total :84

User avatar
HAUNT MANIAC
CWManiac
CWManiac
Posts: 581
Joined: 16 Oct 2011, 20:11

Re: Halloween Haunt 2017

Postby HAUNT MANIAC » 07 Jul 2017, 21:03

Johnny, fog machines have been used at Haunt for years. Why does everyone think they are 'testing' fog machines?

It's funny, I was just thinking of starting Haunt 2017 the other day, since Haunt 2016 was started in 2015, but then I still thought it was too early.
Oh, well, here we go . . . since every maze is permanent now, yes every maze is at wonderland year round, which equals zero set-up and construction, my question is this. Are we going to get another new 'permanent' maze, or are we just going to get the same 9 mazes every year? What do you all think?

User avatar
Ty-rant_13
Junior CWManiac
Junior CWManiac
Posts: 358
Joined: 13 Jul 2012, 23:42
Location: Scarborough

Re: Halloween Haunt 2017

Postby Ty-rant_13 » 08 Jul 2017, 05:15

Not every maze at Wonderland is permanent. Streets of the Undead is taken down every year to allow for the "Music Fest" for high school students, The Asylum's facade is taken down (though I have no idea why, since it's behind the scenes), and there's always new corn set up for Cornstalkers. Also, Club Blood and Blood Shed are taken down to allow for group catering events in Coutyard throughout the year.

I do hope that we get more permanent mazes in the future, because those ones are by far the best in my opinion (The Ruins and Spirit Manor are unbelievably well themed)! There's the possibility they could set up a permanent maze in the old Laser Tag building and I know someone had wondered about another outdoors maze being located next to Soaring Timbers. (There's nothing really to support this, but it is a fair bit of land, so why not?)

In short, there are still a lot of mazes that require set up and construction each year (not to mention the scare zones and atmospheric theming throughout the park), but there are still new areas that can be explored for future Haunt additions.
I BELIEVE IN DRAGONS!
I BELIEVE IN DRAGONS!
I BELIEVE IN DRAGONS!

Ragebob
Junior CWManiac
Junior CWManiac
Posts: 52
Joined: 08 Nov 2013, 23:08
Location: Mississauga,Ontario

Re: Halloween Haunt 2017

Postby Ragebob » 16 Jul 2017, 14:06

Correct me if I'm wrong but why haven't we got a proper graveyard for deceased rides
Leviathan 2013 :20 2014 :35 2015:32 2016 :44 Total :131
Behemoth 2013:4 2014 :32 2015:26 2016 :24 Total :84

User avatar
Johnlloyd
CWManiac
CWManiac
Posts: 1156
Joined: 10 May 2012, 18:33
Location: Acton,Ontario
Contact:

Re: Halloween Haunt 2017

Postby Johnlloyd » 19 Jul 2017, 01:50

Ragebob wrote:Correct me if I'm wrong but why haven't we got a proper graveyard for deceased rides


It would be a neat and somewhat sad feature as other parks do it. Maybe you should consider suggesting it to the park! 8)
New for 2017 at Canada's Wonderland: Soaring Timbers and Muskoka Plunge!

My blog: http://www.amusementviews.blogspot.ca

User avatar
Honorarius
Junior CWManiac
Junior CWManiac
Posts: 440
Joined: 07 Mar 2012, 12:19
Location: Muskoka

Re: Halloween Haunt 2017

Postby Honorarius » 19 Jul 2017, 03:04

^^^ I'd like to see one too...

Ragebob
Junior CWManiac
Junior CWManiac
Posts: 52
Joined: 08 Nov 2013, 23:08
Location: Mississauga,Ontario

Re: Halloween Haunt 2017

Postby Ragebob » 19 Jul 2017, 04:42

Johnlloyd wrote:
Ragebob wrote:Correct me if I'm wrong but why haven't we got a proper graveyard for deceased rides


It would be a neat and somewhat sad feature as other parks do it. Maybe you should consider suggesting it to the park! 8)

How? I don't think wonderland knows me
can't we get kunpc1 to do it?
Leviathan 2013 :20 2014 :35 2015:32 2016 :44 Total :131
Behemoth 2013:4 2014 :32 2015:26 2016 :24 Total :84

canadaswonderlandguy
Junior CWManiac
Junior CWManiac
Posts: 299
Joined: 03 Nov 2009, 23:02
Location: Bowmanville

Re: Halloween Haunt 2017

Postby canadaswonderlandguy » 20 Jul 2017, 15:00

I wonder what will happen with Code Red (aka The Asylum) this year. There was a large amount of controversy with its theme last year.


Return to “General Discussion”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 4 guests