Videos

I will conduct video interviews with as many haunt operators as I can, and place them on this site to help promote all the events. Interested? Let me know!

As of 10/22/2017, here are the Top 10 most viewed DMHH videos. People love the Haunted Forest, it seems!

  1. Haunted Forest 2015 Part 1 - 5.8K views
  2. Haunted Barn 2011 - 4.3K views
  3. Slaughterhouse 2013 - 3K views
  4. Haunted Barn 2014 - 2.7K views
  5. Slaughterhouse 2011 - 2.7K views
  6. Haunted Barn 2013 Part 2 - 2.3K views
  7. Haunted Barn 2013 - 2.2K views
  8. Haunted Barn 2015 - 1.6K views
  9. Linn's Supermarket 2012 Part 2 - 1.3K views
  10. Haunted Forest 2013 - 1.1K views

All videos (2011-2017):

2017

October 20, 2017 - Video interviews with Elaina and Abbey (Baxter Dance Team) and Chad Maxwell (Baxter Fun Days) at the Trail of Terror in Mingo, Iowa.

October 13, 2017 - Video interviews with Lisa (ticket seller), Tyler, Catherine and Grace (victims), Katie (ticket taker), and Lee Ballard at the Haunted Forest in Ames Iowa.

October 13, 2017 - Video interview with Grace Davidson of Thrashers House of Terror in Mount Pleasant Iowa.

October 7, 2017 - Video interview with Trevor from Circus of Freaks in Bussey, Iowa.

October 7, 2017 - Video interviews with Todd and John (parking), Shane (security), Breanne Barnum (Barnum Factory), Lefty Biggs (Slaughterhouse) and Colin and Kelsey (victims) at The Slaughterhouse in Des Moines.

September 29, 2017 - Video interview with Ivan, Brett and Merlyn from Linn's Supermarket Haunted House, as well as some first-time visitors from Leon and Des Moines.

2016

October 29, 2016 - Video interview with the Haunted Garage home haunt in Grimes, Iowa.

October 28, 2016 - Video interview with Lew Jordan of Zombie Hollow in Urbandale, Iowa.

October 28, 2016 - Video interview with Matt Jermier of the Waukee Haunted House in Waukee, Iowa.

October 25, 2016 - Video interviews with Bret Miller, Debbie and the Ticket Taker, Ivan and Shovel Man at Linn's Supermarket Haunted House in Des Moines, Iowa.

October 23, 2016 - Video interview with Lynn Ballard of Ames Haunted Forest, Chloe (victim) of Pleasantville, and Ida of Ida's Food Truck.

October 20, 2016 - Video interview with Nathaniel James of Sleepy Hollow Haunted Scream Park in Des Moines, Iowa.

October 19, 2016 - Video interview with Justin Smith of Baxter Fun Days Trail of Terror in Baxter, Iowa.

October 14, 2016 - Video interview with Merlyn Linn (owner) at Linn's Supermarket Haunted House in Des Moines, Iowa.

2015

Newest videos will appear at the top.

October 30, 2015 - (Part 2 of 2) A full walk-thru of the Zombie Hollow yard haunt in Urbandale, Iowa.

October 30, 2015 - (Part 1 of 2) Video interview with Lew Jordan and "Slash" of the amazing Zombie Hollow yard haunt in Urbandale, Iowa.

October 30, 2015 - Video interview with Michael of the Haunted Garage home haunt in Grimes, Iowa.

October 30, 2015 - Video interview with Amanda from the DMHH Award-winning controversial Halloween yard display in Bondurant, Iowa.

October 18, 2015 - Video interviews with Nathaniel James (general manager), The Pizza Man, Monique (Bavarian Cafe), and Taylor (Castle of Blood) at Sleepy Hollow Scream Park in Des Moines, Iowa.

October 10, 2015 - (Part 6 of ???) Video interviews with Mary and Rick Flatt (owners) at Sleepy Hollow Haunted Scream Park in Des Moines, Iowa.

October 25, 2015 - Video of fog, fog and more fog on Sunday, October 25th, 2015 at Sleepy Hollow Haunted Scream Park in Des Moines, Iowa.

October 24, 2015 - Video of opening gate crowds on Saturday, October 24th, 2015 at Sleepy Hollow Haunted Scream Park in Des Moines, Iowa.

October 16, 2015 - Video interview and DMHH award presenations with Merlyn Linn (owner), and various visiting victims at Linn's Supermarket Haunted House in Des Moines, Iowa.

October 16, 2015 - Video interviews with Kristen (ticket taker), Sammy (photos), Lee Ballard (owner), and various victims at the Ames Haunted Forest in Ames, Iowa.

October 10, 2015 - (Part 5 of ???) Video interviews with Diana (Castle of Blood), Brian Ervin and Chris (Nightmare Estates), The Mad Hatter (Twisted Tales: The Next Chapter), and a glimpse inside the new Freak Show haunted walk at Sleepy Hollow Haunted Scream Park in Des Moines, Iowa.

October 10, 2015 - (Part 4 of ???) Video interviews with Bonnie Gosch (Humphrey's Concessions), Jesse, Jordan, Justin and Romana (Axed in Time), Melissa and Buddy (Knife Throw), and Taylor (Nobbies - Your Ultimate Halloween Superstore).

October 10, 2015 - (Part 3 of ???) Video interviews with Paula (3-D Gallery) and Tina (Blazing Jack-O-Lantersn) and a peek into the Fog Maze at Sleepy Hollow Haunted Scream Park in Des Moines, Iowa.

October 13, 2015 - Two-minute video from Sleepy Hollow's Black Ops: Zombie Paintball (I recorded and edited this for them). From their facebook page:

Black Ops: Zombie Paintball

Black Ops: Zombie Paintball is proving to be a HUGE hit! This state-of-the-art attraction is one of many at Sleepy Hollow's Haunted Scream Park. Buy your tickets today at www.sleepyhollowtickets.com and use code "ZOMBIE" to get $5 off the already discounted price of an adult Park Pass + Zombie Paintball package purchased for any Wednesday, Thursday, or Sunday night throughout the month!

Posted by Sleepy Hollow Haunted Scream Park on Tuesday, October 13, 2015

October 10, 2015 - (Part 2 of ???) Video interviews and DMHH Award presentations with Nathaniel James (general manager), Jesse Johnson (Chaos) and Freak Show the Clown (Stage Fright/Freak Show) at Sleepy Hollow Haunted Scream Park in Des Moines, Iowa.

October 11, 2015 - Video interview with Jordan and Makayla Bales (bosses) plus Crazy Guy, and Lizzy, Sam and Emma (victims), and pretty much everyone else working at the Haunted Barn in Ankeny, Iowa.

October 10, 2015 - (Part 1 of ???) Video interviews with Kevin and Kelly (parking) and a look at arriving at Sleepy Hollow's Haunted Scream Park in Des Moines, Iowa.

October 10, 2015 - (Part 3 of 3) Video interview with food vendor Paul Rohlf (Oak Tree BBQ) at the Ames Haunted Forest in Ames, Iowa.

October 10, 2015 - (Part 2 of 3) Video interviews with victims, Jimmy (roamer) and Lee Ballard (owner) of Ames Haunted Forest in Ames, Iowa.

October 10, 2015 - (Part 1 of 3) Video interviews with Lynn Ballard (owner), Lisa (ticket taker) and Shelby (hearse photos) at the Ames Haunted Forest in Ames, Iowa.

October 2, 2015 - Video interview with Merlyn Linn (owner) of Linn's Supermarket Haunted House in Des Moines, Iowa.

October 2, 2015 - Video interview with Jordan and Makayla Bales (bosses), Bailey (selfie stick owner), and Morgan (ticket taker) at the Haunted Barn in Ankeny, Iowa.

2014

October 31, 2014 - Video interview with Lew Jordan of Zombie Hollow home haunt in Urbandale, Iowa (near Des Moines). Also includes a raw footage tour of most of the attraction.

October 30, 2014 - Video interview with Lynn Ballard of Ames Haunted Forest in Ames, Iowa (near Des Moines).

October 29, 2014 - Tormented Souls Haunt in Madrid, Iowa added a new paintball zombie hunt this year. This video shows how one person used up their paintballs towards the end of the ride... Poor zombie.

October 28-29, 2014 - Video interview with Mike Travers of Zee-Pocalypse at Tormented Souls Haunt in Madrid, Iowa (near Des Moines).

October 28, 2014 - Video interviews with Hal (narrator), Lionel (driver), Kumari and Bob Henry of Tormented Souls Haunt in Madrid, Iowa (near Des Moines).

October 27, 2014 - Video interview varios visitors and cast of the Haunted Barn in Ankeny, Iowa (near Des Moines).

October 4, 2014 - Video interview with Merlyn Linn (owner) and Jim Woodward (creepy clown) of Linn's Supermarket Haunted House in Des Moines, Iowa.

October 5, 2014 - Video interview with Nathaniel James (General Manager) of Sleepy Hollow Haunted Scream Park in Des Moines, Iowa.

October 4, 2014 - Video interview with Mindy Bales, Makala Bales, Trenton and Josh, HITS 99.9 and victims from Waukee at the Haunted Barn in Ankeny, Iowa (near Des Moines).

September 24, 2014 - Video interview with Chris Bales (owner) of the Haunted Barn in Ankeny, Iowa (near Des Moines). NOTE: This video contains behind-the-scenes construction footage which may be considered spoilers. And hockey masks.

2013

Oldest videos will appear at the top.

September 21, 2013 - Video interview with Chris Bales of The Haunted Barn in Ankeny, Iowa.

September 25, 2013 - Video interview with Trig of The Slaughterhouse in Pleasant Hill, Iowa (near Des Moines).

October 5, 2013 - Video interview with Nathaniel of Sleepy Hollow Haunted Scream Park. (Part 1)

October 5, 2013 - Video interviews with Kevin Weekley of Yorkshire Dragon, Buddy & Justin of knife throwing, Jeremy from CHAOS, "Vladimir" from Castle of Blood, SINN X, and Jackie from Ottumwa. And more. (Part 2)

October 6, 2013 - Video interview with Mindy, KJO's Tacos, some Marshalltown victims (Kramer, Skylar and Renee) and Chris Bales of the Ankeny Haunted Barn.

October 13, 2013 - Video interview with Resident Zombie at Ultimate Haunted House in Des Moines, Iowa.

October 25, 2013 - Video interview with the Tormented Souls Haunt in Madrid, Iowa.

October 29, 2013 - Video interview with Merlyn, Ivan and others at Linn's Supermarket Haunted House in Des Moines, Iowa.

October 30, 2012 - Video interview with the amazing yard haunt, Zombie Hollow, in Ubanadle, Iowa.

October 30, 2012 - Video interview with Pat from the Haunted Garage in Grimes, Iowa.

November 1, 2013 - Video interview with Lynn Ballard of Ames Haunted Forest in Ames, Iowa.

November 1, 2013 - Video interview with Trig of Slaughterhouse in Pleasant Hill, Iowa (near Des Moines).

November 2, 2013 - Video interview on the final night for Linn's Haunted House, Ankeny Haunted Barn and The Slaughterhouse.

October 30, 2013 - Video interview with Lew Jordan at Zombie Hollow in Urbandale, Iowa (near Des Moines).

2012

Oldest videos will appear at the top.

October 14, 2012 - Video interview with Merlyn Linn of Linn's Supermarket Haunted House in Des Moines, Iowa.

October 14, 2012 - Video interview with Sean of Ultimate Haunted House in Pleasant Hill, Iowa.

October 14, 2012 - Video interview with Zach and Chris Bales of The Haunted Barn in Ankeny, Iowa.

October 14, 2012 - Video interview with Dick of Linn's Supermarket Haunted House in Des Moines, Iowa (part 1).

2011

Oldest videos will appear at the top.

October 11, 2011 - Video interview with "Trig" of The Slaughter House in Des Moines, Iowa.

October 16, 2011 - An interview with Chris Bales of The Haunted Barn in Ankeny, Iowa.