The Halloween & Attractions Show opens for business March 22-25, 2018 at the America’s Center in downtown St. Louis
TransWorld’s Halloween & Attraction show is the ONLY industry trade show of its kind in the world. There is no other show that has as many exhibitors and industry related products. For three decades TransWorld’s annual Halloween & Attractions show has created the marketplace for the Haunted House industry. Each year the Industry gathers to network, get new ideas and purchase products. This show is a MUST ATTEND event if you are thinking about opening or currently operate a haunted attraction, corn maze, farm, pumpkin patch, paintball field, family fun center, amusement park, zoo, aquarium, Halloween retail store or anything Halloween-related. We have everything you need to make your Halloween season a success. Each year, the show continues to grow with NEW EXHIBITORS, NEW PRODUCTS and more buyers on the show floor. The Halloween & Attractions Show combines the products and knowledge of hundreds of exhibitors that you need to see this March!
The Halloween & Attractions Show now features Escape Room City, a segment of the show that caters to the room escape, virtual reality and adventure game industries. Whether you own/operate a successful escape room, are considering exploring this booming industry or thinking about adding an escape room attraction to your haunted house or event, Escape Room City's vendors and seminars will appeal to both seasoned owners, novices and all those in between.
HAA Show News & Updates
New for 2018, TransWorld is excited to announce the party of the year! On Friday night, March 23rd, come celebrate our 10th year in St. Louis and be prepared to enter The Great Beyond. Walk into the Afterlife and accept your immortality at Club Eternity! Our everlasting, multi-tiered cabaret entices you to feel nirvana dancing in Heaven, kill some time in Purgatory or commiserate with the wicked in Hell. Leave your earthly pleasures at the door as divinely devilish entertainment surrounds you. Welcome to the Hereafter. Welcome to Club Eternity!
DJ and live entertainment throughout the night!
Club Eternity will take place from 8:00 – 1:00 am (food is served between 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm) at Paddy O’s, 618 South 7th St., just a 1 mile walk from the Convention Center. Free parking available. For menu info, details and tickets, click HERE!
NEW FOR 2018! Pre-Convention Bus Tour to Nashville Nightmare Haunted House and Talon Falls Scream Park | $350/attendee* | BUY NOW
The tour includes: 2 dinners, Haunted House Tours, After Party & Transportation to and from the haunted houses.
Registration cutoff is 12:00 pm (CST) on March 7th, 2018, or once buses have filled up.
This March, TransWorld’s Halloween & Attractions Show is offering its FIRST EVER 2 day Pre-Convention Bus Tour, March 20-21, 2018, beginning in Nashville and ending in St. Louis.
Attendees will get to visit 2 premier haunted attractions: Nashville Nightmare Haunted House and Talon Falls Scream Park, as well as enjoying southern comfort food at Cock on the Walk for dinner before touring Nashville Nightmare. The Nashville Nightmare tour includes all 4 haunted attractions performing their full show, followed by a lights on tour and Q&A session with the owner and the team. To finish up the evening, Froggy’s Fog will be hosting an After Party at the haunt.
Tour Day 2 will begin at Talon Falls Scream Park with a lights on tour of Dead End Haunted House and Sinister Circus in 3D haunted attraction, followed by an exclusive show with actors at The Beast. Dinner will be served at this location with a Q&A session with the owner and the team.
Tuesday 3/20/18 Itinerary
- 6:30 pm Load Buses at Hotel Preston, airport hotel (733 Briley Pkwy, Nashville, TN 37217)
- 6:45 pm Depart Hotel
- 7:00 pm Arrive at Cock On the Walk restaurant
- 8:00 Load Buses
- 8:20pm Arrive at Nashville Nightmare
- 8:30pm Event Tour Begins 4 Haunted Houses, Lights on tour & After Party
- 12:00 am Load Buses
- 12:15 am Buses return to Hotel
Wednesday 3/21/18 Itinerary
- 10:30am Load Buses at Hotel Preston, airport hotel (733 Briley Pkwy, Nashville, TN 37217)
- 10:45am Depart Hotel
- 12:00pm Lunch Stop (Trip does not include lunch)
- 4:00pm Arrive Talon Falls- Lights on Tour of Dead End & Sinister Circus 3D
- 5:15pm Dinner served at location
- 6:15pm Talon Falls Scream Park Tour full cast
- 7:45pm Load Buses
- 8:00pm Bus Departs Talon Falls (buses depart every 20-30 min)
- 12:00-1:00 am Buses return to Marriott Hotel
*PLEASE NOTE: The overnight hotel stay in Nashville IS NOT COVERED by your tour ticket: You MUST make your OWN reservations for the night of 3/20/18. The host hotel in Nashville is Hotel Preston (an airport hotel). The rates will be be $125 plus tax. The room block will open Sept.18th – check back here for more info then!
Every year for the past several years, the size of the exhibitor trade show floor and the number of exhibitors has exceeded the previous years’, and 2018 will be no exception! Last years trade show floor had record-breaking attendance and exhibitors had their most successful year ever! Booth space is filling up faster than it ever has before. Exhibitors will bring you the latest and greatest products for the Halloween, haunted attraction and escape room industries, exhibitor that you will only see at our show, all under one roof – look who we already have ready and waiting for you!