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Halloween 2017: [How-To] King Kong on The Empire State Building

News Coverage This Year: Mashable ABC News New York Times Fox 13 Utah Salt Lake Tribune FRONT PAGE Houston Chronicle USNEWS NeatoRama Times Union  Connecticut Post KBRQ Radio Relevant Magazine WINA Radio   Videos Of The Display: Salt Lake Tribune Inside Edition ...and my personal favorite news spot so far: Toy Man Television   Building… Continue reading Halloween 2017: [How-To] King Kong on The Empire State Building

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Halloween Displays

Halloween 2016: [How-To] Huge Dragon Prop With Viking Ship

Ok, this year Tera's idea was to build a big dragon and a Viking ship, put the dragon on the roof of our house, and have the Vikings shooting at the dragon. That leaves us with a fairly easy theme for our party guests to comply with, and also it appeals to the kids (who,… Continue reading Halloween 2016: [How-To] Huge Dragon Prop With Viking Ship

Halloween Displays

Halloween 2015: [How-To] Billy Bones Skeleton Train

    This year Tera suggested doing a a skeleton train with a Western theme.  I, of course, have no idea how to build a train.  I am looking forward to giving it a good try, although it could be a colossal failure and waste of wood supplies. It should be a fun week that… Continue reading Halloween 2015: [How-To] Billy Bones Skeleton Train

Halloween Displays

Halloween 2014: [How-To] Moored Pirate Ship at Port Plunder

Halloween is the best holiday in my opinion. It's fun, interesting, and there are no gifting or family obligations to keep up with. It's pretty much as big or small a party as you want it to be, unlike other major holidays.  We just LOVE Halloween! Last year we spent about 30-40 hours throwing together… Continue reading Halloween 2014: [How-To] Moored Pirate Ship at Port Plunder

Halloween Displays

Halloween 2013: [How-To] Hellbrier Cemetery and Morgue, LLC

This is our first attempt at a ridiculous and extensive Halloween display, which we have decided we want to do because trick-or-treating is tragically dying out.  With the horrible introduction of "trunk-or-treating," no kids (well, very few)  go door to door anymore.  Last year I made a pumpkin head man about 8 feet tall and put… Continue reading Halloween 2013: [How-To] Hellbrier Cemetery and Morgue, LLC