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Nothing beats face-to-face experience you get at this trade show! More than 300 exhibitors will be on hand to display their latest and greatest in Halloween and haunt products!

  • Compare products
  • Discover new vendors
  • Meet & greet your existing suppliers
  • Share success stories with your peers
  • Complete your plans for your most successful season yet
  • Enjoy intimate meetings with your current suppliers
  • Touch, compare and order all your season’s supplies

Exhibitors will be showing these products and more:
Props, Animatronics, Games and Crowd Pleasers, Concession Supplies, Tickets and Crowd Control, Masks and Costumes, Lighting and Special Effects, Make-Up and Prosthetics, Fabric Paint and Décor, Gift and Novelty items, Haunted House Design and Installation, Sound/Visual Electronics and Effects, Mobile Haunted Houses, Educational and Instructional Videos, Spooky Music and SFX, Wristbands, Visitor Automated Tracking Systems, Haunt-Oriented Graphic and Web Design, and much more!

A must-attend event for all retailers, events, attractions and the like:
Haunted Houses, Theme Parks, Amusement Parks, Zoos, Museums, Pumpkin Patch Farms, Renaissance Faires, Family Entertainment Centers, waterparks, municipalities, event coordinators, etc. as well as specialty pop-up retailers, gift shops and all other retail outlets.  Attractions are opening profit centers that sell concessions, novelty items, masks, props and all other types of Halloween merchandise – it can all be found on display at the HAAShow!

And don’t miss these popular exhibit floor attractions:

  • The Dark Zone – see product displays in realistic lighting environments
  • The Quiet Zone – the perfect environment for hot and heavy deal negotiations
  • Interactive Exhibits, Paintball Pavilion and Inflatables – the hands-on demo area features inflatables, laser-tag, paintball zombie shoot, interactive zombie paintball rides and games!
  • Makeup Demos – Learn the most current makeup techniques from industry experts

Networking Opportunities:

  • Opening night gala
  • Special evening events
  • Round table and pane discussions with industry experts
  • Late night conversations in hotel lounges

Expansive Educational Program:

  • Learn new low cost/no cost marketing ideas
  • See how social media and other modern techologies can drive customers to your attraction
  • Uncover new ways to boost returning visitor traffic
  • Identify attention-grabbing merchandising techniques & expand your revenue streams
  • Acquire innovative business tools
  • Gain useful technical info and techniques!

St. Louis Hospitality:

  • Sunny skies and mild spring temperatures
  • Easy access from the airport and major highway access to all major cities in the Midwest
  • Frequent flight schedules make St. Louis a can-do destination, no matter where home is
  • Quality hotels at affordable rates within easy walking distance of the Convention Center
  • Convenient and accessible parking
  • Many popular bars and restaurants within walking distance for after hours enjoyment!

See YOU in St. Louis!

March 2016 Show Dates & Hours

Trade Show Floor Hours
3/17 Thu. 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
3/18 Fri. 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
3/19 Sat. 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
3/20 Sun 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Buyer Registration Hours
3/16 Wed. 12:00 PM* - 5:00 PM
3/17 Thu. 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
3/18 Fri. 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
3/19 Sat. 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
3/20 Sun 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

*Taking Speed Seminars? You can check in at 8:30 am; all other Buyers can check in starting at Noon.

Exhibitor Registration Hours
3/15 Tue. 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
3/16 Wed. 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
3/17 Thu. 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
3/18 Fri. 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
3/19 Sat. 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
3/20 Sun 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Please be prepared to present your valid Photo ID to enter the trade show floor, seminars, parties & events.

Here’s What People Are Saying

"The TransWorld show is the official beginning of my haunt season. It is my "one stop shop" for the greatest innovations in the haunt industry. Whether its props, costumes, lights, insurance, or just the next great idea in the industry, the TransWorld trade show floor enables me to create the very best product for my audience."

-John LaFlamboy, Owner, Zombie Army Productions

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