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ParksAndCons.com Talks Theme Parks, Conventions, Haunted Attractions, Themed Entertainment, and Other Fun Stuff!

ParksAndCons.com Talks Theme Parks, Conventions, Haunted Attractions, Themed Entertainment, and Other Fun Stuff!

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Riverside, CA

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ParksAndCons.com Talks Theme Parks, Conventions, Haunted Attractions, Themed Entertainment, and Other Fun Stuff!

Language:

English

Contact:

9516402778


Episodes

Episode 559 - A Riverside Home Haunt Hunt Featuring Reichland Asylum, Pirates of Magnolia, Ghostly Gourd Howlenshire, & More

10/27/2020
This time, we have a rarity for us, as we focus in on just one city for our home haunt hunting hop! Listen in and enjoy! Please, consider joining The Parks and Cons Crew, https://www.patreon.com/ParksAndCons!

Duration:00:24:58

Episode 558 - Rotting Hill Cemetery, Clybourne Manor, The Curse of the Raven, & Many More Home Haunts

10/24/2020
This time, we have another big show! This one concludes our personal record-tying night, in Burbank, and then we find two spots, new to us, in La Mirada. Listen in and enjoy! Please, consider joining The Parks and Cons Crew, https://www.patreon.com/ParksAndCons!

Duration:00:38:51

Episode 557 - Tunnel of Terror: Haunted Car Wash, Wax Works, Grim Grinners Haunt, & Many More Home Haunts

10/22/2020
This time, we have another big show! First up, we get a haunted car wash, at the Tunnel of Terror. Next, we get a taste of Knott’s at a Wax Works tribute display. Then, we find the wonderfully curated Grim Grinners Haunt and the spooky Chains of Wakefield, in Anaheim. Finally, we wrap up with the first part of a record-tying hop haunt, in Burbank. Listen in and enjoy! Please, consider joining The Parks and Cons Crew, https://www.patreon.com/ParksAndCons!

Duration:00:58:30

Episode 556 - Haunted Shack, Fairbrook Manor, Terror Trio, The Grey Phantom, Pandemic Nightmare, 8th Plague, Millmur Manor, & 1870 Haunt Manor

10/19/2020
This time, things are heating up! October 13th, 2020 was the day when things really got busy on our haunt hunts. This show discusses our finds in Torrance, Long Beach, La Habra, Brea, and Anaheim, on October 13 and 14. Listen in and enjoy! Please, consider joining The Parks and Cons Crew, https://www.patreon.com/ParksAndCons!

Duration:00:48:31

Episode 555 - LEGOLAND’s Halloween in Miniland, X-Treme Light Wizards, Drake Avenue Holiday Light Show, & Frosty’s Graveyard

10/17/2020
This time, we have another quadruple serving of Halloween joy! First, we head out to LEGOLAND California to check out their "Halloween in Miniland" event. Then, we travel to our closest stop of the year, X-Treme Light Wizards. Next, we take in another Halloween show, at Drake Avenue Holiday Light Show. Lastly, we go on a hunt for a snowman, at Riverside’s "Frosty’s Graveyard." Listen in and enjoy! Please, consider joining The Parks and Cons Crew, https://www.patreon.com/ParksAndCons!

Duration:00:36:08

Episode 554 - Halloween at Descanso Gardens, Newhope Slaughter Yard, Prism, & Legends of Sleepy Hollow

10/14/2020
This time, we have a quadruple serving of Halloween joy! First, we head out to Descanso Gardens to check out their Halloween event. Then, we travel to Santa Ana for the bloody-good Newhope Slaughter Yard. Next, we take in a one-of-kind show, in Mission Viejo, with Prism Home Haunt. Lastly, we head down the road, to Lake Forest, to celebrate an anniversary at Legends of Sleepy Hollow. Listen in and enjoy! Please, consider joining The Parks and Cons Crew,...

Duration:00:42:28

Episode 553 - Haunt'O'Ween, Midwick Manor, & Hull House Haunt

10/12/2020
This time, we have a triple serving of Halloween joy! First, we head out to Woodland Hills for the brand new Haunt'O'Ween Drive-Thru experience. Then, we travel to Altadena for the “slightly sinister pumpkin patch” known as Midwick Manor. Lastly, we travel just down the street from Knott’s for the final year of the incredibly textured Hull House Haunt. Listen in and enjoy! Please, consider joining The Parks and Cons Crew, https://www.patreon.com/ParksAndCons!

Duration:00:44:56

Episode 552 - Stage 17 Backstage Premier Shop, "It’s the Great Pumpkin, Buena Park," "Pirates of Cindy Court," "The Bayou By You," & "Amity Island"

10/10/2020
This time, we have another big dose of Halloween to share! First, we take a quick detour from the Haunt Hunt to stop in at the Disneyland Resort, where Stage 17 is home to a new shop. Then, we return to the Halloween trail for four beautiful yard displays: "It’s the Great Pumpkin, Buena Park," "Pirates of Cindy Court," "The Bayou By You," & "Amity Island." Listen in and enjoy! Please, consider joining The Parks and Cons Crew, https://www.patreon.com/ParksAndCons!

Duration:00:40:06

Episode 551 - Castle Park Happy Hauntings, Hellsir: The Purge, & Samhain’s Lot

10/8/2020
This time, we have another big dose of Halloween to share! First, we return to Castle Park, for the newest adaptation, Happy Hauntings. Next, we stop in at Hellsir, where it’s the furthest thing from an off-year, as they present The Purge. Finally, we wrap up with the foggy goodness of Samhain’s Lot! Listen in and enjoy! Please, consider joining The Parks and Cons Crew, https://www.patreon.com/ParksAndCons!

Duration:00:45:55

Episode 550 - A Walk in the Park: Knott’s Berry Farm’s Taste of Fall-O-Ween in Ghost Town with Ted Dougherty

10/6/2020
This time, we have the next chapter in our “A Walk in the Park” series, a close-up look at a theme park land. In this episode, Knott’s Scary Farm historian, Ted Dougherty talks Scary Farm love, with us, in this year’s version of Halloween, at Knott’s Berry Farm. Listen in and enjoy! Please, consider joining The Parks and Cons Crew, https://www.patreon.com/ParksAndCons!

Duration:00:33:34

Episode 549 - LA Haunted Hayride, Opechee’s The Tour, Coffinwood Cemetery, & Beware the Dark Realm

10/4/2020
This time, we have a big Haunt Hop to share! First, we go to the drive-in with Monte Revolta and the Midnight Falls denizens, at this year’s LA Haunted Hayride. Next, we get a look at the spooky side of Glendale, in Opechee’s The Tour. Then, we head out to Santa Clarita to witness the reawakening of Coffinwood Cemetery. Finally, we wrap up with the epic home haunt immersive yard display that is Beware the Dark Realm 2020! Listen in and enjoy! Please, consider joining The Parks and Cons...

Duration:01:07:02

Episode 548 - Knott’s Taste of Fall-O-Ween

9/28/2020
This time, we talk about the long-awaited return of Halloween to Knott’s Berry Farm. Bringing more smiles than we’ve seen in 6 months, Taste of Fall-O-Ween is here. Listen in and enjoy! Please, consider joining The Parks and Cons Crew, https://www.patreon.com/ParksAndCons!

Duration:01:02:25

Episode 547 - ToyFest Swap Meet, Haunted Haddonfield, & Some Knott’s Scary Farm Thoughts

9/18/2020
This time, we have a triple serving. First, we return to Glendale for the latest iteration of the ToyFest Swap Meet. Then, we head out to South Pasadena for opening night of Haunted Haddonfield, at the Sugarmynt Gallery. Lastly, we spend what would have been opening night of Knott’s Scary Farm 2020 talking about what was, what is, and what might be. Listen in and enjoy! Please, consider joining The Parks and Cons Crew, https://www.patreon.com/ParksAndCons!

Duration:00:45:59

Episode 546 - Roger’s Gardens: A Pirate’s Life for Me & Previewing Knott’s Taste of Fall-O-Ween

9/11/2020
This time, we have a double dose of Halloween. First, we return to Roger’s Gardens for the latest iteration of their Halloween Boutique, "A Pirate's Life for Me." Then, we premiere the newly-announced tasting event at Knott’s Berry Farm, "Taste of Fall-O-Ween." Listen in and enjoy! Please, consider joining The Parks and Cons Crew, https://www.patreon.com/ParksAndCons!

Duration:00:40:19

Episode 545 - Halloween Planning

9/4/2020
This time, we take a look at what we have planned for Halloween, so far. Listen in and enjoy! Please, consider joining The Parks and Cons Crew, https://www.patreon.com/ParksAndCons!

Duration:01:10:35

Episode 544 - Sugarmynt Halloween Double Feature & Disneyland’s Limited Edition Merchandise Reservation System

9/1/2020
This time, we have a duo of topics! First, we mainline Halloween at the Sugarmynt Gallery in South Pasadena. Then, we test out the opening day at Downtown Disney’s new limited-edition merchandise system. Listen in and enjoy! Please, consider joining The Parks and Cons Crew, https://www.patreon.com/ParksAndCons!

Duration:00:42:18

Episode 543 - Taste of Knott’s

8/24/2020
This time, we return to Knott's Berry Farm, for the opening weekend of the "Taste of Knott’s" event! Listen in and enjoy! Please, consider joining The Parks and Cons Crew, https://www.patreon.com/ParksAndCons!

Duration:00:55:22

Episode 542 - Spirit Halloween Returns, Patches and Pins Flea Market, & Taste of Knott’s Preview

8/13/2020
This time, we have another triple-header. First, we head to Chino, CA for the return of Spirit Halloween. Next, we make the drive to Santa Ana for a super-fast visit to Patches and Pins Flea Market. Finally, we discuss the upcoming Taste of Knott’s event. Listen in and enjoy! Please, consider joining The Parks and Cons Crew, https://www.patreon.com/ParksAndCons!

Duration:00:31:27

Episode 541 - Toy Fest Swap Meet, Pioneertown, & Halloween Reimagined

8/6/2020
This time, we have another triple-header. First, we head to Glendale for the debut of the new Toy Fest Swap Meet. Next, we make the drive to Pioneertown, for a super-fast visit. Finally, we discuss the new look of Halloween 2020 and some of our plans. Listen in and enjoy! Please, consider joining The Parks and Cons Crew, https://www.patreon.com/ParksAndCons!

Duration:00:57:23

Episode 540 - LEGOLAND Miniland, Open Market OC, & Funko Hollywood

8/3/2020
This time, we have an escapism triple-header. First, we head down to LEGOLAND for the reopening of Miniland. Next, we head out to Laguna Hills, for the pure joy of Open Market OC. Finally, we return to Funko Hollywood, to take in a big dose of pop culture. Listen in and enjoy! Please, consider joining The Parks and Cons Crew, https://www.patreon.com/ParksAndCons!

Duration:00:53:02