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“Entertaining”

The Haunted Theatre
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Owner description: This is a very fun Haunted House. It's all about laughing and screaming. If you don't know how to laugh and scream and have fun, you will not like this attraction...... Don't waste your time or money. It is definitely very "old school". The idea for the Haunted House was based on Indian Legends from the past. Artist friend Dale Kuipers hand crafted and artistically created the finer displays. Everything was made from scratch........all the art work.....all the mechanics.....everything.. I realize that there are several displays that should be totally pitched, but I have a hard time convincing the owner to do that. He is very very "old school" I know it needs to be updated. Back in the 1890's this location housed a Rollar Rink, which is hard to imagine. Then it was a family theatre........then a movie theatre.........then in the early 1970's Frank Nephew and Robert Benser purchased the building. In 1974 they leased the building to Welden Blum and Joe Feuquay. Welden Blum is still today the owner of The Haunted Theatre. Dale Kuipers was the artistic talent........Welden was the Engineer..........Joe was the Businessman. Others involved with their creative talents were Rick Beeman and Sheldon Bennet. This location, many many moons ago must have been part of Indian History, perhaps even a burial ground.
Reviewed July 9, 2012

We didn't come up with any "evidence" of paranormal activity, but it was a good experience. A good time for anyone who likes to sit in the dark talking to no one in particular.

Thank Angie C
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Reviewed July 8, 2012

The price is fine. 7.00 a person to walk thru but everything is behind glass and all props. If you're looking to get scared, you won't here.

Thank JenHizer
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Reviewed July 4, 2012

This place has been an Island institution since I was a kid decades ago. Places which last that long have proven their worth!

This is not for little kids (it is actually scary), but older kids (even adult "older kids") will love it.

Thank traveldoc
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Reviewed June 24, 2012

Great for kids - but too hokey for the old and cynical.

Thank SpringmanKane
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Reviewed June 23, 2012

It was very dark, and the special effects were pretty cool, but I was afraid I would trip - it was SO dark! I know that adds to the mystery of it, but it wasn't for me.

Thank Bick92
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