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This thread is for the documentation of Busch Gardens Williamsburg Howl-O-Scream.
2014
Haunted Houses
13: Your Number's Up (Location: Europe in the Air)
“For 13 long years, the dark tower was locked away from the world—existing only in the nightmares of those who had dared to experience Howl-O-Scream’s first and most terrifying maze. But now the seal has been broken. The tower is open once more and on the 13th floor, your darkest phobias and fears lurk in the shadows. Are you brave enough to face them or is your number up?”
Bitten (Location: Drachen Fire Station)
“Suspicion, darkness and mind-numbing fear surround the “Bitten” house which is set in Eastern Europe in the late 1800s. Full of legends and lore of vampires and the undead that preyed on the innocent, this manor sits by the road upon which all travelers must pass but few return.”
Catacomb (Location: Royal Palace Theater Backstage Areas)
“Through a ruined cemetery filled with statues lies a tunnel that leads to an underground city. Its history is more terrifying than that of France’s worst revolutions. Deep within these tunnels lie mile after mile of bones—the final resting place for those who are buried here. But all is not as quiet as it appears. As guests venture forth into the dank, dripping corridors of rat-infested remains, the voices of the dead begin to speak, and some have taken shape.”
Cut Throat Cove (Location: Festa Italia located between Trade Wind and Roman Rapids)
“Heed the warning: Abandon hope all ye who enter. Cut Throat Cove™ is the haven for bloodthirsty, dangerous rogues – where the scurvy dogs, buccaneers and scoundrels go for shelter. Proceed with caution. Alas, something has gone terribly wrong. Within this macabre market, the pirates have been slaughtered and mutiny is afoot. The way out lies with the buried treasure and the blood-curdling screams you hear just might be your own.”
Deadline (Location: Underneath Escape from Pompeii)
“Deep underground, construction of the newest line of the Pompeii Metro was moving smoothly until an ancient pipe was accidentally struck. At first, it seemed like steam. Then the mist became thicker, more sinister. Now the strange gas is leaking quickly, and everyone trapped inside is infected. The difficult decision was made to cut off all communication to the outside world. The Dead Line is off the grid.”
Root of all Evil (Location: Germany Employee Parking Lot)
“The seeds of evil have been sown. Venture if you dare into a decrepit greenhouse. Experiments here have not gone as planned and evil has taken control. Botanists, landscapers and staff all poisoned by the very plants they created. In this maze of foliage, you are ripe for the pickings.”
Terror-Tories
Demon Street (Location: France)
“Paris is burning. Can you escape before the city is engulfed in flame? Let the smoldering ruins light your way, but beware, fiery fiends lurk around every corner ready to put you on the coals. The smell of a burning inferno fills the air and rumor has it unsuspecting souls will be roasted on a spit. It’s about to get very hot in Paris, so stay cool or you may find yourself going up in smoke.”
Ports of Skull (Location: Italy)
“The Jolly Roger has risen over a ship graveyard filled with lost souls doomed to haunt the vessels they once sailed. Chart your course through Cut Throat Cove™ or cozy up to the Pirate Baarrrgh™ for a swill ‘o the grog, but keep a weather eye open or you may find yourself keel-hauled by cut-throat buccaneers.”
Ripper Row (Location: England)
“Things are looking a bit unsettling in England with a murderer on the loose plucking unsuspecting victims from the city streets to satisfy his grizzly curiosity. No one knows what Jack the Ripper looks like or who he will strike next. Authorities hunt furiously among the crowds in search of the killer nabbing anyone who looks at all suspicious. Keep your head down and your wits about you or you might not make it out alive.”
Vampire Point (Location: Germany)
“Even vampires need a vacation once in a while and Vampire Point® is the perfect destination for bloodsuckers. Watch your step and your neck or you might end up the main course at the Blood Banquet™. Dawn is hours away, so your last salvation lies in escaping the vampire village before the inhabitants sink their fangs into you.”
Wendigo Woods (Location: New France)
“Wendigo Woods™ started out as a state-of-the-art facility where researchers could study the flora and fauna of the northern reaches of the continent’s forests. The camp was named after a terrifying creature, the Wendigo, which was thought to be only a legend … until now. Sightings of mysterious creatures stalking through the woods have prompted a security team to shut down the compound and contain whatever is out there. Either unravel the mystery of Wendigo Woods or fall prey to the terror in the trees.”
Shows
Fiends (Location: Abbeystone Theatre)
“The wacky doctor and his manic nurses are creating the ultimate Fiend, and there’s not a bad seat in the lab. The voltage is high, and so is the fun as they sing, dance and bring you along on the operation of a lifetime.”
Monster Stomp on Ripper Row (Location: Globe Theatre)
“Monster Stomp returns, this time on Ripper Row. This modern rock and rhythm spectacular features Jack the Ripper like you’ve never seen him before. The beat is back as electrifying percussion, dynamic dance, and sensational singing return to the stage in a pulse pounding revue that is darkly entertaining.”
Night Beats (Location: Das Festhaus)
“Things that go bump in the night sing, dance and transport you on a musical journey. From the devilish sounds of the roaring '20s to vamping it up with the music of today, this show is filled with dazzling dance numbers, sizzling singers and a barely live band that will leave your heart … beating.”
2013
Haunted Houses
13: Your Number's Up (Location: Europe in the Air)
“For 13 long years, the dark tower was locked away from the world—existing only in the nightmares of those who had dared to experience Howl-O-Scream’s first and most terrifying maze. But now the seal has been broken. The tower is open once more and on the 13th floor, your darkest phobias and fears lurk in the shadows. Are you brave enough to face them or is your number up?”
Bitten (Location: Drachen Fire Station)
“Suspicion, darkness and mind-numbing fear surround the “Bitten” house which is set in Eastern Europe in the late 1800s. Full of legends and lore of vampires and the undead that preyed on the innocent, this manor sits by the road upon which all travelers must pass but few return.”
Catacomb (Location: Royal Palace Theater Backstage Areas)
“Through a ruined cemetery filled with statues lies a tunnel that leads to an underground city. Its history is more terrifying than that of France’s worst revolutions. Deep within these tunnels lie mile after mile of bones—the final resting place for those who are buried here. But all is not as quiet as it appears. As guests venture forth into the dank, dripping corridors of rat-infested remains, the voices of the dead begin to speak, and some have taken shape.”
Cut Throat Cove (Location: Festa Italia located between Trade Wind and Roman Rapids)
“Heed the warning: Abandon hope all ye who enter. Cut Throat Cove™ is the haven for bloodthirsty, dangerous rogues – where the scurvy dogs, buccaneers and scoundrels go for shelter. Proceed with caution. Alas, something has gone terribly wrong. Within this macabre market, the pirates have been slaughtered and mutiny is afoot. The way out lies with the buried treasure and the blood-curdling screams you hear just might be your own.”
Deadline
“Deep underground, construction of the newest line of the Pompeii Metro was moving smoothly until an ancient pipe was accidentally struck. At first, it seemed like steam. Then the mist became thicker, more sinister. Now the strange gas is leaking quickly, and everyone trapped inside is infected. The difficult decision was made to cut off all communication to the outside world. The Dead Line is off the grid.”
Root of all Evil
“The seeds of evil have been sown. Venture if you dare into a decrepit greenhouse. Experiments here have not gone as planned and evil has taken control. Botanists, landscapers and staff all poisoned by the very plants they created. In this maze of foliage, you are ripe for the pickings.”
Terror-Tories
Demon Street (Location: France)
“Paris is burning. Can you escape before the city is engulfed in flame? Let the smoldering ruins light your way, but beware, fiery fiends lurk around every corner ready to put you on the coals. The smell of a burning inferno fills the air and rumor has it unsuspecting souls will be roasted on a spit. It’s about to get very hot in Paris, so stay cool or you may find yourself going up in smoke.”
Ports of Skull (Location: Italy)
“The Jolly Roger has risen over a ship graveyard filled with lost souls doomed to haunt the vessels they once sailed. Chart your course through Cut Throat Cove™ or cozy up to the Pirate Baarrrgh™ for a swill ‘o the grog, but keep a weather eye open or you may find yourself keel-hauled by cut-throat buccaneers.”
Ripper Row (Location: England)
“Things are looking a bit unsettling in England with a murderer on the loose plucking unsuspecting victims from the city streets to satisfy his grizzly curiosity. No one knows what Jack the Ripper looks like or who he will strike next. Authorities hunt furiously among the crowds in search of the killer nabbing anyone who looks at all suspicious. Keep your head down and your wits about you or you might not make it out alive.”
Vampire Point (Location: Germany)
“Even vampires need a vacation once in a while and Vampire Point® is the perfect destination for bloodsuckers. Watch your step and your neck or you might end up the main course at the Blood Banquet™. Dawn is hours away, so your last salvation lies in escaping the vampire village before the inhabitants sink their fangs into you.”
Shows
Fiends (Location Abbeystone Theatre)
“The wacky doctor and his manic nurses are creating the ultimate Fiend, and there’s not a bad seat in the lab. The voltage is high, and so is the fun as they sing, dance and bring you along on the operation of a lifetime.”
Night Beats (Location: Das Festhaus)
“Things that go bump in the night sing, dance and transport you on a musical journey. From the devilish sounds of the roaring '20s to vamping it up with the music of today, this show is filled with dazzling dance numbers, sizzling singers and a barely live band that will leave your heart … beating.”
Dig it Up (Location: Il Teatro Di San Marco)
“Relics long forgotten and buried in the vaults of the Museo di San Marco have recently been dug up, dusted off and brought to life through song. Cavemen, Egyptians, Romans, and even an alien encounter make their musical debut in this eclectic energy packed anything goes at Halloween show.”
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2012
Haunted Houses
Deadline (Location: Underneath Escape from Pompeii)
“Deep underground, construction of the newest line of the Pompeii Metro was moving smoothly until an ancient pipe was accidentally struck. At first, it seemed like steam. Then the mist became thicker, more sinister. Now the strange gas is leaking quickly, and everyone trapped inside is infected. The difficult decision was made to cut off all communication to the outside world. The Dead Line is off the grid.”
Root of all Evil (Location: Germany Employee Parking Lot)
“The seeds of evil have been sown. Venture if you dare into a decrepit greenhouse. Experiments here have not gone as planned and evil has taken control. Botanists, landscapers and staff all poisoned by the very plants they created. In this maze of foliage, you are ripe for the pickings.”
13: Your Number's Up (Location: Europe in the Air)
For 13 long years, the dark tower was locked away from the world—existing only in the nightmares of those who had dared to experience Howl-O-Scream’s first and most terrifying maze. But now the seal has been broken. The tower is open once more and on the 13th floor, your darkest phobias and fears lurk in the shadows. Are you brave enough to face them or is your number up?”
Bitten (Location: Drachen Fire Station)
“Suspicion, darkness and mind-numbing fear surround the “Bitten” house which is set in Eastern Europe in the late 1800s. Full of legends and lore of vampires and the undead that preyed on the innocent, this manor sits by the road upon which all travelers must pass but few return.”
Catacombs (Location: Royal Palace Theater Backstage Areas)
“Through a ruined cemetery filled with statues lies a tunnel that leads to an underground city. Its history is more terrifying than that of France’s worst revolutions. Deep within these tunnels lie mile after mile of bones—the final resting place for those who are buried here. But all is not as quiet as it appears. As guests venture forth into the dank, dripping corridors of rat-infested remains, the voices of the dead begin to speak, and some have taken shape.”
Fear Fair (Location: Festa Italia located between Trade Wind and Roman Rapids)
“On the dark outskirts of the Fair Grounds near Festa Italia, a traveling carnival is waiting under a stained and tattered big top. Lift the flaps of the tent and discover the macabre—a fantastic collection of freaks, psychotic clowns and other insane oddities that defy human explanation. Will your sides split with laughter? Or will you turn around and run for your life? Either way, you’ll quickly understand why this evil carnival is doomed to wander the Italian countryside … never stopping in the same village twice.”
Shows
Fiends (Location Abbeystone Theatre)
“The wacky doctor and his manic nurses are creating the ultimate Fiend, and there’s not a bad seat in the lab. The voltage is high, and so is the fun as they sing, dance and bring you along on the operation of a lifetime.”
Night Beats (Location: Das Festhaus)
“Things that go bump in the night sing, dance and transport you on a musical journey. From the devilish sounds of the roaring '20s to vamping it up with the music of today, this show is filled with dazzling dance numbers, sizzling singers and a barely live band that will leave your heart … beating.”
Dig it Up (Location: Il Teatro Di San Marco)
“Relics long forgotten and buried in the vaults of the Museo di San Marco have recently been dug up, dusted off and brought to life through song. Cavemen, Egyptians, Romans, and even an alien encounter make their musical debut in this eclectic energy packed anything goes at Halloween show.”
2011
Haunted Houses
13: Your Number's Up (Location: Europe in the Air)
“For 13 long years, the dark tower was locked away from the world—existing only in the nightmares of those who had dared to experience Howl-O-Scream’s first and most terrifying maze. But now the seal has been broken. The tower is open once more and on the 13th floor, your darkest phobias and fears lurk in the shadows. Are you brave enough to face them or is your number up?”
Bitten (Location: Drachen Fire Station)
“Suspicion, darkness and mind-numbing fear surround the “Bitten” house which is set in Eastern Europe in the late 1800s. Full of legends and lore of vampires and the undead that preyed on the innocent, this manor sits by the road upon which all travelers must pass but few return.”
Catacombs (Location: Royal Palace Theater Backstage Areas)
“Through a ruined cemetery filled with statues lies a tunnel that leads to an underground city. Its history is more terrifying than that of France’s worst revolutions. Deep within these tunnels lie mile after mile of bones—the final resting place for those who are buried here. But all is not as quiet as it appears. As guests venture forth into the dank, dripping corridors of rat-infested remains, the voices of the dead begin to speak, and some have taken shape.”
Fear Fair (Location: Festa Italia located between Trade Wind and Roman Rapids)
“On the dark outskirts of the Fair Grounds near Festa Italia, a traveling carnival is waiting under a stained and tattered big top. Lift the flaps of the tent and discover the macabre—a fantastic collection of freaks, psychotic clowns and other insane oddities that defy human explanation. Will your sides split with laughter? Or will you turn around and run for your life? Either way, you’ll quickly understand why this evil carnival is doomed to wander the Italian countryside … never stopping in the same village twice.”
Deadline (Location: Underneath Escape from Pompeii)
“Deep underground, construction of the newest line of the Pompeii Metro was moving smoothly until an ancient pipe was accidentally struck. At first, it seemed like steam. Then the mist became thicker, more sinister. Now the strange gas is leaking quickly, and everyone trapped inside is infected. The difficult decision was made to cut off all communication to the outside world. The Dead Line is off the grid.”
Scare Zones
Widow Makers (Location: New France)
“Venture deep into the woods of New France, where a solitary logging camp is ensnared by a killer clan of enormous venomous spiders. The loggers are fighting back with their sharpest blades, but these angry arachnids are bent on destruction—and they’re ready to capture anyone who wanders into their wicked web of terror. So watch your step. If you’re not careful, you could be tangled forever in the spiders’ deadly trap.”
Grin and Scare It (Location: Festa Italia Entry Bridge)
“Go ahead. Step right up to the creepiest show on earth. A traveling carnival has just crawled into Festa Italia, and you’ll be one of the very first guests to see what terrible traps these carnies have in store. As they unpack boxes brimming with ghastly tricks, the high-pitched laughter of evil clowns echo from the shadows. At this sinister circus, you won’t be calling for an encore.
Unleashed (Location: Jack Hanna's Wild Reserve)
"The full moon looms. The fog creeps closer. And somewhere in the distance, a creature howls. There are werewolves on the prowl, and they’re coming nearer—hunting for unsuspecting human prey. So listen for the rustle of dry leaves in the bushes, and beware the creepy cry that pierces the darkness. It may be your only warning in this scare zone, where you’ll discover what happens when true fear is Unleashed."
Stitchin' Time (Location: Germany)
"This is the realm of the living dead—a land where zombies and monsters roam and where cold eyes search for unsuspecting new victims. Could you become one of them? In the darkened streets of Germany a demonic doctor is on the loose, frantically gathering the limbs and organs of the living. His purpose: to patch together a new breed of immortal creatures and to build a ferocious force of undead to do his bidding. He’s armed his zombie militia with scissors, needles and thread, and he’s convinced them all it’s Stitchin’ Time. And now, they’re dying to make you a part of their evil empire."
Scavengers (Location: Scotland)
"Through dense fog lies a Scottish village farmstead where scarecrows oversee recently harvested fields that now lie barren. By day all is well. As night falls, those who once protected against scavengers turn on those who created them. Beware the tables have turned, and now you are being stalked."
Shows
Monster Stomp Revamped (Location: Abbeystone Theatre)
"Experience the revamping of a classic – vampires have come to the monster stomp party, and they are dying to have a good time. Witches, skeletons and beasts join them in Busch Gardens’ high-powered musical “rockstravaganza.” This show contains adult themes. Parental supervision is advised."
Jack is Back (Location: Ireland)
"A party procession of carved creatures and dancing scarecrows invades the village of Ireland to honor Jack-of-the-Lantern. Join Jack as he entertains park guests during this dancing party that will make everyone “boo”-gy."
Fiends (Location: Das Festhaus)
"After 13 long years in hibernation, the wacky Dr. Weirdstein and his manic nurses are back in Das Festhaus and you’re invited to join them all for an insanely fun evening. It’s always code pink in this laboratory, where the good doctor is feverishly working on his latest and greatest inventions as his loyal patients entertain. Please take a seat – the doctor will be right with you."
2010
Haunted Houses
Catacombs (Location: Location: Royal Palace Theater Backstage Areas) 5 Pumpkins
“Through a ruined cemetery filled with statues lies a tunnel that leads to an underground city. Its history is more terrifying than that of France’s worst revolutions. Deep within these tunnels lie mile after mile of bones—the final resting place for those who are buried here. But all is not as quiet as it appears. As guests venture forth into the dank, dripping corridors of rat infested remains, the voices of the dead begin to speak, and some have taken shape.”
Bitten (Location: Drachen Fire Station) 5 Pumpkins
“Suspicion, darkness and mind-numbing fear surround the “Bitten” house which is set in Eastern Europe in the late 1800s. Full of legends and lore of vampires and the undead that preyed on the innocent, this manor sits by the road upon which all travelers must pass but few return.”
Harvest Hollow (Location: Festhaus Park) 5 Pumpkins
”A journey through the “Harvest Hollow” is a journey into guests’ wildest nightmares. Undead creatures haunt the fields, searching for victims of these supernatural predators lurking in these towns. Through seemingly endless paths they rise up, hungry for their revenge.”
Hunted (Location: Drachen Fire Maintenance Bay)
” In 17-century Germany lies a hunter’s cabin situated in the darkest corner of a forested valley. The cabin, home to a family of werewolf hunters, has long been hidden to the world. Now it lies in shambles and only bloody clues will tell the truth of what has happened.”
Cursed (Location: Festa Italia) 5 Pumpkins
” Between the borders of legend and reality lie the cursed, loathsome creatures whose fate was determined by the witches of the woods. Into a depthless abyss, through a cracked cave wall where the veil of consciousness is at its thinnest, these beings lie in wait. Those brave enough to enter will leave cursed.”
Revenge of Pompeii (Location: Underneath Escape from Pompeii) 4 Pumpkins
“An old expedition camp lies abandoned in the ruins of Pompeii. All those working have gone missing. It is said that a storm of ash descended upon the camp, like that of the eruption. Only it wasn’t an ash storm. The beings of those frozen in time are walking – their ashy re-animated corpses are wreaking havoc. As a new team arrives to continue the exploration, the beings that still haunt Pompeii will have their revenge.”
The Scare is Everywhere
Banbury Cross
“Expect the unexpected in England. Bear witness to a dark funeral complete with ghostly city dwellers and disturbing stalking creatures that lurk overhead. Guests strolling through this creepy setting should stop in The Banbury Market where the frightful-fun continues with themed surprises for friends and family.”
Kilarney and Jack Hanna’s Wild Reserve
“The normally picturesque Irish countryside and exotic landscaping of Jack Hanna’s Wild Reserve have undergone a frightening transformation. Hundreds of pumpkins have taken over Ireland, and the Wild Reserve has been invaded by creepy, long-legged creatures that descend from above.”
Aquitaine
Swarms of rats are plaguing a French village and are leaving the skeletons of their victims to rot. The creatures flow out from the French catacombs, crawling overhead and climbing on buildings. Guests should watch their step through this village or they may be the next skeleton. More frightful-fun awaits just around the corner.”
New France
“New France has become a fog filled run-down logging camp, where things lie in wait for guests.”
Rhinefeld
” Drained of humanity, Rhinefeld cautions guests to keep out. Visitors should heed the warning signs that vampires are lurking in the darkness. Proceed with caution to the decrepit and desolate village of Oktoberfest, home to an all-new Howl-O-Scream store inside Der Marktplatz.”
Pompeii Crossing
“Sounds of cackling and heckling laughter fill the air as guests approach the bewitched and bewildered Italian town. Mummy-lined pathways, fog and haunting music warn guests to think twice before passing Pompeii.”
Shows
The Counts Halloween Spooktacular (Location: Forest of Fun Castle Stage) 1 Pumpkin
”Sounds of cackling and heckling laughter fill the air as guests approach the bewitched and bewildered Italian town. Mummy-lined pathways, fog and haunting music warn guests to think twice before passing Pompeii.”
Jack is Back (Location: Ireland) 2 Pumpkins
“A party procession of carved creatures invades the village of Ireland to pay homage to Jack-of-the-Lantern. Join Jack as he entertains park guests during this dancing party that will make everyone “boo”-gy.”
Monster Stomp Revamped (Location: Abbeystone Theatre) 4 Pumpkins
“Experience the revamping of a classic – vampires have come to the monster stomp party, and they are dying to have a good time. Witches, mummies, skeletons and beasts join them in Busch Gardens’ high-powered musical “rockstravaganza.” This show contains adult themes. Parental supervision is advised.”
Frankenrock (Location: Das Festhaus) 4 Pumpkins
“Frankenstein and his band mates have created the ultimate super group of monsters – and they intend to rock. Join Frank and his monster rockers as they “rock da haus” in this high energy rock-n-roll show.”
Movies of the Macabre (Location: Il Teatro Di San Maco) 2 Pumpkins
”Watch classic black-and-white horror movies projected on the big screen in II Teatro di San Marco. Served up in a film-festival motif with a hanging screen, guests will enjoy these classic movies while dining. It’s a fun experience for the whole family that evokes a mood of frightening fun.”
2009
Haunted Houses
Catacombs (Location: Location: Royal Palace Theater Backstage Areas) 5 Pumpkins
“Through a ruined cemetery filled with statues lies a tunnel that leads to an underground city. Its history is more terrifying than that of France’s worst revolutions. Deep within these tunnels lie mile after mile of bones—the final resting place for those who are buried here. But all is not as quiet as it appears. As guests venture forth into the dank, dripping corridors of rat infested remains, the voices of the dead begin to speak, and some have taken shape.”
Bitten (Location: Drachen Fire Station) 5 Pumpkins
“Suspicion, darkness and mind-numbing fear surround the “Bitten” house which is set in Eastern Europe in the late 1800s. Full of legends and lore of vampires and the undead that preyed on the innocent, this manor sits by the road upon which all travelers must pass but few return.”
Hunted (Location: Drachen Fire Maintenance Bay)
” In 17-century Germany lies a hunter’s cabin situated in the darkest corner of a forested valley. The cabin, home to a family of werewolf hunters, has long been hidden to the world. Now it lies in shambles and only bloody clues will tell the truth of what has happened.”
Cursed (Location: Festa Italia) 5 Pumpkins
” Between the borders of legend and reality lie the cursed, loathsome creatures whose fate was determined by the witches of the woods. Into a depthless abyss, through a cracked cave wall where the veil of consciousness is at its thinnest, these beings lie in wait. Those brave enough to enter will leave cursed.”
Revenge of Pompeii (Location: Underneath Escape from Pompeii) 4 Pumpkins
“An old expedition camp lies abandoned in the ruins of Pompeii. All those working have gone missing. It is said that a storm of ash descended upon the camp, like that of the eruption. Only it wasn’t an ash storm. The beings of those frozen in time are walking – their ashy re-animated corpses are wreaking havoc. As a new team arrives to continue the exploration, the beings that still haunt Pompeii will have their revenge.”
Cavern of Darkness (Location: Europe in the Air)
At the dawn of time, it is said that magical beings held dominion over the earth. That is, until the advent of man and their “great cities”, as they called them. Forced to abandon their earthen homes and flee below the surface, these magical beings have lived in exile on the Underside, waiting for the day when they could return to their beloved Above. Now man has invaded their home, once again opening a doorway into their “Cavern of Darkness” with the explorations of the earth’s crust. And the creatures of the Underside will lie still no more. Having already lost what is above, they will not lose what is below. They didn’t choose to live in the Underside, but it is their home – and those that venture below, will never again see the light of day.
Scarezones
Harvest Hollow (Location: Festhaus Park) 5 Pumpkins
A journey through the “Harvest Hallow “ is a journey into your wildest nightmare. Creatures who haunt the Harvest are looking for victims to replenish the crops. It’s planting season and they need the seed of blood for a bountiful harvest. From the oppressive Fields, where the Scarecrow walks, to the woods, where nightmares of everything that goes bump in the night have come to rest. The Axmen need a sacrifice – are you in line to be chopped? Harvest Hallow is a journey through all the terrifying tales of dangers that lurk in our nightmares.
Mischief and Mayhem (Location: Jack Hanna's Wild Reserve) 4 Pumpkins
The little creatures of Ireland are wreaking havoc. Jumping from tree to tree to hide is something they do very well. And now, they are intent on having a little mischief with you. As you walk out of the Irish village into the reserves of the wild, be prepared to face a little Irish magic as trolls and goblins use the darkness to play with your mind – and frighten you beyond your wildest dreams.
The Moors (Location: Scotland) 4 Pumpkins
The highlanders of Scotland have long been known for their fighting prowess and strength. Now, the ghosts of those souls have risen to haunt their battleground. To protect their homeland, they view anyone as a threat to bonnie Scotland – and will torment any who tries to step on her soil.
Spellbound (Location: Italy) 4 Pumpkins
The air is eerie and gloomy near the bridge to Festa Italia. Blue lights shine on an abandoned wagon and decrepit fencing lies ahead. You see shadowy figures moving through the darkness. Beware, because these witches are looking to put you under their spell.
Werewolves (Location Germany)
The quaint village of Rhinefeld nestled in the Germany countryside has undergone a transformation. Entering the village, boarded windows greet you. “Stay out”, “Silver bullets needed”, and “Do not enter” written on them. The people of this town have clearly barricaded themselves within the safety of their homes. But you are not safe. You are in the village. The moonlight breaks through the clouds during your journey, illuminating the only way out of the village. Eyes peer at you from the bushes, but you do not see. As you venture forth, your fate awaits.
Strangers Beware (Location: Oktoberfest/Entrance to Festhaus Park) 4 Pumpkins
The townsfolk who live here are tired of being afraid, tired of living in fear of Strangers. The rabble mob has no choice – to survive, they must band together and defend their land from anything foreign to it, be it monster, mad scientist, or legendary creature. If you are not with them, you are against them. They watch. They follow. They act. If you are labeled a stranger to them, it is your life that will perish. They do not trust. If they do not know you, you will be dealt with. “Strangers Beware” – you will be punished.
The Watchers (Location: New France) 4 Pumpkins
The vengeful spirits of New France are determined to make your visit memorable. Ghosts lurk amidst the rooftops of the village. Flying out of the trees, they will come inches from your face, luring you into this terrifying nightmare. In contrast to the spectral figures you see that hang throughout the village, these “Watchers” will leave you screaming in the street.
Shows
Frankenrock (Location: Das Festhaus) 4 Pumpkins
Frankenrock is performing live in Das Festhaus. Frankenstein and his band mates have created the ultimate super group of monsters – and they intend to rock. Join them as they serve up some of your Halloween favorites like Thriller, Monster Mash, and Time Warp wrapped up in familiar tunes from the ‘90s.
Halloween Musical Performance (Location:prince Elmo's Castle) 1 Pumpkin
Stroll over to the Sesame Street Forest of Fun for a great family-friendly experience at Prince Elmo’s Castle. This 10-minute show stars Count Von Count and his Sesame Street pals in a Halloween spectacular featuring dancing, singing and music. Everyone’s favorite Sesame Street characters will perform in their very own Halloween costumes. Following the show, Count Von Count and the rest of the gang will be in the Sesame Street Forest of Fun for special photo opportunities and hugs for the young and the young at heart.
Jack is Back (Location: Kilarney) 2 Pumpkins
In ancient Celtic Ireland, Jack-O-Lanterns were used to ward off evil spirits. As nighttime descends, this tale comes to life at Busch Gardens in Williamsburg. A party procession of carved creatures invades the village to pay homage to Jack-of-the-Lantern. Pumpkins, scarecrows and Jack himself entertain park guests during this dancing party.
Monster Stomp Revamped (Location: Abbeystone Theatre) 4 Pumpkins
Join us for a revamping of a classic – vampires have come to the monster stomp party, and they are dying to have a good time. Witches, Mummies, Skeletons, Beasts, and Vampires rock out in this high powered musical “rockstravaganza.” Parental supervision advised.
Movies of the Macabre (Location: Teatro Di San Marco) 2 Pumpkins
View some classic black-and-white movies on a big screen in the Italy pavilion. Served up in a film-festival motif with a hanging screen, guests will enjoy these classic horror movies while dining. It’s a fun experience for the whole family that evokes a mood of frightening fun.
Photo Opportunities
This year’s Howl-O-Scream offers six new photo opportunities in addition to nearly 20 haunted attractions. Guests can have their picture taken with a variety of their favorite Howl-O-Scream characters. Track down Jack in Ireland, the witches of Italy, the Phantom in France, the villagers of Germany and the Werewolves or Frankenstein in Oktoberfest.
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Haunted Houses
Masquerage (Location Roman Rapids Queue)
Welcome to the Masquerage... Rsvp if you dare. Only the brave have survived this nightmarish journey through a ruined Italian palace where grand galas were once thrown. Under the guise of a masquerade party, a dark deed took place here, and many were horribly imprisoned and tortured. For centuries, beings known only as Cloakwalkers have haunted these ruins, searching for new victims to perform their danse macabre. Turn upon turn leads you further into the house, and deeper into the crypts that spell your doom.
Curse of Pompeii (Location: Underneath Escape from Pompeii) 4 Pumpkins
The maze beneath Escape from Pompeii takes guests on an expedition through an archaeological excavation. In search of ancient treasure, guests explore the ruins of Pompeii to unearth a Roman Emperor’s mask. Traps, man-eating plants, and rumbling earthquakes await all foolish enough to search for the cursed mask.
Wicked Woods:Ripper Row (Festa Italia Field)
Wicked Woods, a maze shrouded in gory history and mystery. This portal-in-time transports visitors to a remote English village where gruesome scenes of history such as the Great Fire of London, the rampage of Jack the Ripper and the bubonic plague are played out. Some call it a myth or even local folklore, but one thing is for sure: There will be more than autumn leaves falling out of the trees in Wicked Woods - New this year will be the addition of a evil Sweeney Todd Barber in the section we are calling Ripper Row.
Grimm Hollows: Deadtime Stories (Location: Drachen Fire Station) 5 Pumpkins
For years, stories have been told about the house and the strange happenings that occur there. Known to have been the birthplace of the Brother’s Grimm, this house reveals the darkest stories of the brother’s lives – not the fairy stories that we as children heard, but rather the truths behind those tales. Be prepared to face the most primal of your childhood fears – Happy endings were the things of fairy tales. In this house, bedtime is a thing to fear.
Tormented Tales (Location: Drachen Fire Maintenance Bay) 5 Pumpkins
The Fairy tale stories that we have known and loved have horribly changed. Through the pages of a giant book, you enter into their nightmare where endings are everything but happy. Nothing is as it should be – Characters have left their pages and are wandering amongst our guests – Only this time, the story will likely end with your demise.
Scarezones
Werewolf Reserve (Location: Jack Hanna's Wild Reserve)
It's not just the wind that's howling in Jack Hanna's Wild Reserve. There's a full moon every Howl-O-Scream evening as werewolves roam the reserve.
Piratical Purgatory (Location: England)
Argh! Piratical skeletons have taken over Banbury Cross. Dead men may tell no tales, but visitors won't want to be caught off-guard by these boney sailors. Walking the plank is tame compared to the fate awaiting guests to Busch Gardens Williamsburg's Howl-O-Scream.
Never After (Location: Festhaus Park)
Once upon a time is no more –If you enter this dark realm, things will not be as they seem. Paths lead you on a nightmarish trip from things based in reality – to things that become unspeakable. Extreme frights await all who enter – what you thought was real is all a fairy tale. As the twilight beckons, the agony begins.
The Beaten Path (Location: Festhaus Park/Festhaus Field)
The Path is a journey that few have undertaken – and fewer still survived. It is a road that leads to nowhere and everywhere – with something in between that is best left forgotten. Buildings change as you continue on the path – foreboding signs that you need to turn around before its too late. Once you journey too far, however, there is no chance of escape – this nightmare has become your new reality. And you must see it through to the end.
Shows
Jack is Back (Location: Kilarney) 2 Pumpkins
In ancient Celtic Ireland, Jack-O-Lanterns were used to ward off evil spirits. But as nighttime descends, this tale comes to life at Busch Gardens Williamsburg as a party procession of the carved creatures invades the village to pay homage to Jack of the Lantern. Pumpkins, scarecrows and Jack himself pays park guests a visit in this disco-dancing celebration.
Starfright Orchestra (Location: Il Teatro Di San Marco)
An almost live band and a zombie emcee play Halloween hits featuring songs such as “Spooky,” “I Put a Spell on You,” and a medley of TV theme songs. Guests are invited to groove with the ghouls at Italy’s Teatro di San Marco.
Festhaus Fright Night (Location Das Festhaus)
With the turn of a golden key, witness the unleashing of the fearsome foursome known as THE FRIGHTS –Banished centuries ago for their terrifying behavior and loud music, help our dancers as they try and save the Festhaus, before time runs out.
Monster Stomp Revamped (Location: Abbeystone Theatre)
Join us for a revamping of a classic – vampires have come to the monster stomp party, and they are dying to have a good time. Witches, Mummies, Skeletons, Beasts, and Vampires rock out in this high powered musical “rockstravaganza”. Contains adult themes. Parental supervision advised.
Rockin' Eve's Wrath (Location: Royal Palace Theatre)
Rock through a magical nightmare in the park’s Royal Palace Theatre. Host Hallow Eve and her ex-boyfriend Wrath star in this rock ‘n’ roll show. Join her and her uninvited guest as they rock the night with Fire manipulators and gothic monsters. Music and monsters are all part of the nightly festivities. Parental supervision advised.
 
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Just as a side note, attraction specific threads for Howl-o-Scream that are no more are located under Defunct Seasonal Attractions. That said there are only two and I'm not sure if Zachary has plans to add any more.
 
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If this is what you are looking for, I believe:

2003

Haunted Houses
Nightmare Express
Curse of Pompeii
Distorted Dimension
Twisted Terror
Mystical Mayhem
Sleepless Hollow Manor

Scare Zones
Sea Dog Cemetery
Festa Dementia
The Bone Zone

Shows
Fright Lights
Monster Stomp
Jack is Back
Starfright Orchestra
Creepy Creatures
Spooky, Kooky, Dragons and Friends
Fiends in the Festhaus
Haunts of the Olde Country

2004

Haunted Houses
Nightmare Express
Curse of Pompeii
Distorted Dimension
Sleepless Hollow Manor

Scare Zones
Werewolf Reserve
Piratical Purgatory
Monster Street Party
Sea Dog Cemetery
Festa Dementia

Shows
Aaron Radatz's Mind Over Magic
Monster Stomp
Jack is Back
Starfright Orchestra
Spooky, Kooky, Dragons and Friends
Fiends in the Festhaus

2005

Haunted Houses
Nightmare Express
Curse of Pompeii
Last Laugh Industries
Sleepless Hollow Manor

Scare Zones
Werewolf Reserve
Piratical Purgatory
Monster Street Party
Sea Dog Cemetery
Festa Dementia

Shows
Nightscares: Awakened by Magic
Monster Stomp
Jack is Back
Starfright Orchestra
Spooky, Kooky, Dragons and Friends
Fiends in the Festhaus

2006

Haunted Houses
Nightmare Express
Curse of Pompeii
Last Laugh Industries
Sleepless Hollow Manor

Scare Zones
Werewolf Reserve
Piratical Purgatory
Wicked Woods
Festa
Monster Street Party

Shows
Rockin Eve's Countdown to Midnight
Monster Stomp
Jack is Back
Starfright Orchestra
Fiends in the Festhaus

2007

Haunted Houses
Jack's Pumpkin Express
Curse of Pompeii
The Never After
Grimms Hallow: Deadtime Stories
Tormented Tales
The Beaten Path

Shows
Festhaus Frightnight
Jack is Back
Starlight Orchestra
Monster Stomp

2008: 10 Years of Fear

Haunted Houses
Masquerage: RSVP if You Dare
Curse of Pompeii
Wicked Woods: Ripper Row
Grimm Hollows: Deadtime Stories
Tormented Tales

Scare Zones
Werewolf Reserve
Piratical Purgatory
Never After
The Beaten Path

Shows
Jack is Back
Starfright Orchestra
Festhaus Fright Night
Monster Stomp: Revamped
Rockin Eve's Wrath: Countdown to Midnight
 
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2013 Theme: The Dark Side of the Gardens
Fiends (Show)
Night Beats (Show)
Dig It Up (Show)
Ripper Row (Terror-tory)
Demon Street (Terror-tory)
Vampire Point (Terror-tory)
Ports of Skull (Terror-tory)
13: Your Number's Up (Haunted Attraction)
Catacombs (Haunted Attraction)
Root of All Evil (Haunted Attraction)
Bitten (Haunted Attraction)
Cut Throat Cove (Haunted Attraction)
Deadline (Haunted Attraction)
Blood Banquet (Extra Charge Attraction)
Fright Feast (Extra Charge Attraction)

2012 Theme: The Dark Side of the Gardens
Fiends (Show)
Night Beats (Show)
Dig It Up (Show)
Roaming Hordes (Path Scare)
13: Your Number's Up (Haunted Attraction)
Catacombs (Haunted Attraction)
Root of All Evil (Haunted Attraction)
Bitten (Haunted Attraction)
Fear Fair (Haunted Attraction)
Deadline (Haunted Attraction)

2011 Theme: The Dark Side of the Gardens
Fiends at Das Festhaus (Show)
Monster Stomp Revamped (Show)
Jack Is Back (Show)
Unleashed (Scare Zone)
Grin and Scare It (Scare Zone)
Scavengers (Scare Zone)
Widow Makers (Scare Zone)
Stitchin Time (Scare Zone)
13: Your Number's Up (Haunted Attraction)
Catacombs (Haunted Attraction)
Bitten (Haunted Attraction)
Fear Fair (Haunted Attraction)
Deadline (Haunted Attraction)

2010 Theme: The Scare is Everywhere
Monster Stomp Revamped (Show)
Jack Is Back (Show)
Frankenrock (Show)
England - Faceless Funeral Goers (Path Scares)
Scotland - Scottish Ghosts (Path Scares)
Wild Reserve - Werewolves (Path Scares)
New France - Chainsaw Butchers (Path Scares)
Rhinefeld - Vampire Sliders (Path Scares)
San Marco - Witches (Path Scares)
Bitten (Haunted Attraction)
Catacombs (Haunted Attraction)
Cursed (Haunted Attraction)
Harvest Hollow (Haunted Attraction)
Hunted (Haunted Attraction)
Revenge of Pompeii (Haunted Attraction)

2009 Theme: Jack is Back
Jack is Back (Show)
Monster Stomp Revamped (Show)
Frankenrock (Show)
The Count's Spooktacular (Show)
Movies at the Macabre (Show Attraction)
Bitten (Haunted Attraction)
Hunted (Haunted Attraction)
Cursed (Haunted Attraction)
Catacombs (Haunted Attraction)
Cavern of Darkness (Haunted Attraction)
Revenge of Pompeii (Haunted Attraction)
Scotland - The Moors (Scare Zone)
Wild Reserve - Mischief and Mayhem (Scare Zone)
Aquitaine - Skeletons (Scare Zone)
New France - The Watchers (Scare Zone)
Rhinefeld - Werewolves (Scare Zone)
Oktoberfest - Strangers Beware (Scare Zone)
Festhaus Park - Harvest Hollow (Scare Zone)
San Marco - Spellbound (Scare Zone)

2008 Theme: Jack is Back
Jack is Back (Show)
Starfright Orchestra (Show)
Festhaus Fright Night (Show)
Country Cross Country (Show)
Monster Stomp Revamped (Show)
Rockin' Eve's Wrath (Show)
England - Piratical Purgatory (Scare Zone)
New France - Scarecrows (Scare Zone)
Masquerage (Haunted Attraction)
Curse of Pompeii (Haunted Attraction)
Wicked Woods (Haunted Attraction)
The Neverafter: Grimm Hollows Deadtime Stories, Tormented Tales, and The
Beaten Path (Haunted Attraction)
Jack's Pumpkin Express (Haunted Attraction)

2007 Theme: Jack is Back
Jack is Back (Show)
Starfright Orchestra (Show)
Rockin' Eve's Countdown to Midnight (Show)
Festhaus Fright Night (Show)
Monster Stomp (Show)
Wild Reserve - Werewolf Reserve (Scare Zone)
New France - Scarecrows (Scare Zone)
Wicked Woods (Haunted Attraction)
The Neverafter: Grimm Hollows Deadtime Stories, Tormented Tales, and The
Beaten Path (Haunted Attraction)
Clownfusion (Haunted Attraction)
Curse of Pompeii (Haunted Attraction)
Jack's Pumpkin Express (Haunted Attraction)

2006 Theme: Jack is Back
Jack is Back (Show)
Rockin' Eve's Countdown to Midnight (Show)
Monster Stomp (Show)
Starfright Orchestra (Show)
Wicked Woods (Haunted Attraction)
Last Laugh Industries (Haunted Attraction)
Curse of Pompeii (Haunted Attraction)
Sleepless Hollow Manor (Haunted Attraction)
Jack's Nightmare Express (Haunted Attraction)

2005 Theme: Jack is Back
Jack is Back (Show)
Hip Hop Pirates (Show)
Starfright Orchestra (Show)
Fiends in Das Festhaus (Show)
Awakened by Magic (Show)
Monster Stomp (Show)
England - Piratical Purgatory (Scare Zone)
Last Laugh Industries (Haunted Attraction)
Sea Dog Cemetery (Haunted Attraction)
Curse of Pompeii (Haunted Attraction)
Jack's Nightmare Express (Haunted Attraction)

2004 Theme: Jack is Back
Jack is Back (Show)
Starfright Orchestra (Show)
Monster Stomp (Show)
Mind Over Magic (Show)
Witchy Poo & Pumpkin Too (Show)
Fiends in Das Festhaus (Show)
Monster Street Party (Unknown)
England - Piratical Purgatory (Scare Zone)
Scotland - Ghosts (Scare Zone)
Wild Reserve - Werewolves (Scare Zone)
Rhinefeld - Spiders (Scare Zone)
Festa Italia - Festa Dementia (Scare Zone)
Sleepless Hollow Manor (Haunted Attraction)
Distorted Dimension (Haunted Attraction)
Curse of Pompeii (Haunted Attraction)
Sea Dog Cemetery (Haunted Attraction)
Nightmare Express (Haunted Attraction)

2003 Theme: Jack is Back
Jack is Back (Show)
Starfright Orchestra (Show)
Fiends in Das Festhaus (Show)
Fright Lights Laser Show (Show)
England - Piratical Purgatory (Scare Zone)
Festa Italia - Festa Dementia (Scare Zone)
San Marco - Witches (Scare Zone)
Curse of Pompeii (Haunted Attraction)
Sleepless Hollow Manor (Haunted Attraction)
Sea Dog Cemetery (Haunted Attraction)
Nightmare Express (Haunted Attraction)

2002 Theme: Jack is Back
Jack is Back (Show)
Fiends in Das Festhaus (Show)
Starfright Orchestra (Show)
Curse of Pompeii (Haunted Attraction)
Nightmare Express (Haunted Attraction)

2001 Theme: Unknown
Fiends in Das Festhaus (Show)
Scare Search (Show)
Curse of Pompeii (Haunted Attraction)

2000 Theme: Unknown
Fiends in Das Festhaus (Show)
Curse of Pompeii (Haunted Attraction)

1999 Theme: Unknown
Fiends in Das Festhaus (Show)
The Dark Tower (Haunted Attraction)
Curse of Pompeii (Haunted Attraction)

Honestly, I can not find any evidence supporting the Transylvania Express during the first year and I believe VP of Ent. said when Howl-o-Scream first started it was two houses and one show. It was very basic. The train I believe, came later one when Jack was introduced. If you were looking at trademarks, perhaps Transylvania Express was a Tampa thing or it was one of those trademarks that was only created to confuse competitors and us.
 
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I remember going to the first Howl O Scream and I am 99.9% positive the Haunted Train was not there yet.

I was decently young (maybe 10 or 11) so I don't remember a whole lot beyond seeing some show in the Festhaus and receiving a HUGE bag of candy as part of some kid's costume contest they were doing. My mom was an employee at that point so the candy part may have been part of some employee thing and not an actual consumer activity though.
 
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Here is a newspaper article from October 15th 1999.....
WILLIAMSBURG — AFTER DARK, IT'S A WHOLE DIFFERENT PARK.

Night falls on Busch Gardens Theme park turns itself into a haunted house

Getting an early start on Halloween, Busch Gardens unveils its new "Howl-O-Scream" look today. When the sun is up, the park won't look a whole lot different. But when dusk begins to settle over Apollo's Chariot, the entire park will become infested by ghosts and goblins, witches and werewolves.

The new attractions include the Dark Tower, a haunted maze located in the Hastings section of the park; the Transylvania Express, a spooky train ride; and a variety of Halloween-related children's activities in the Land of Dragons section.

The new attractions will be running through the end of the month.

To take advantage of the after-dark atmosphere, the park has extended its hours of operation on Fridays and Saturdays. Instead of closing at 7, it will remain open until 10 p.m. on those days.

"It's a pretty major transformation of the entire park," director of operations Steve Carr says. "We think it's enhancing the park, rather than changing it entirely.

Because the bulk of the transformation takes place at night, our guests can still enjoy the more typical Busch Gardens experience throughout the day if that's what they prefer - and at night they have the option of enjoying some of the Halloween atmosphere as well."

Carr is particularly proud of the Transylvania Express, an 8-minute train ride around the grounds. It includes spooky stories, atmospheric fog and lighting, and some interactive meetings with unfriendly spirits.

"You're going to be seeing some activities and action all around the train ride," he says. "Hopefully it will take some memories you have, some ideas you have about Halloween, and allow you to see them acted out on some portions of the ride. It will make you gasp and jump a little."

Elsewhere in the park, the Dark Tower maze will put a seasonal spin on the traditional carnival funhouse.

"You'll be going up and down a narrow hallway in the dark," Carr says, "and there will be some spooky things that might make you start and jump. You'll think some things are there that really aren't there."

He said the Dark Tower might be too scary for young children, and for that reason the park is also offering some "friendlier ghosts and goblins" in the Land of Dragons - where kids will be able to go trick-or-treating, get their faces painted, decorate pumpkins and watch special Halloween shows.

The Howl-O-Scream additions were all created by the staff at Busch Gardens, a process that took almost a full year to plan and execute.

In recent years, the park has simply put up Halloween decorations and put some people in costumes, but Carr said this year's production is a much more elaborate project.
 
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Guess I was wrong! Though now that I think about it more, I may be remembering something from 1998 or 1997 before it was actually 'Howl O Scream'.
 
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10th Anniversary blurbs. (Edit to add the rest).

Mazes
Masquerage: RSVP if You Dare - Welcome to the Masquerage - R.S.V.P. if you dare. Only the brave have survived this nightmarish journey through a ruined Italian palace where grand galas were once thrown. Under the guise of a masquerade party, a dark deed took place here and many were horribly imprisoned and tortured. For centuries, beings known only as Cloakwalkers have haunted these ruins, searching for new victims to perform their Danse Macabre. Turn upon turn leads you further into the house and deeper into the crypts that spell your doom. Voted best maze in park with Wicked Woods in a close second.

Curse of Pompeii - The maze beneath Escape from Pompeii takes guests on an expedition through an archaeological excavation. In search of ancient treasure, guests explore the ruins of Pompeii to unearth a Roman Emperor’s mask. Traps, man-eating plants, and rumbling earthquakes await all foolish enough to search for the cursed mask.

Wicked Woods - Ripper Row - Wicked Woods, a maze shrouded in gory history and mystery. This portal-in-time transports visitors to a remote English village where gruesome scenes of history such as the Great Fire of London, the rampage of Jack the Ripper and the bubonic plague are played out. Some call it a myth or even local folklore, but one thing is for sure: There will be more than autumn leaves falling out of the trees in Wicked Woods - New this year will be the addition of a evil Sweeney Todd Barber in the section we are calling Ripper Row.

Grimm Hollows: Deadtime Stories - The first of a set of three mazes, collectively called "The Never After", this maze takes place in a haunted house that is meant to resemble a horrified version of the one The Brothers Grimm grew up in. It features Undead Servants, Pig Men, and Werewolves for the majority of the attraction.

Tormented Tales - (The follow up maze to "Grimm Hollows: Deadtime Stories) In this second maze we follow the path the Grimm Brothers took and are lead through a house that condensates all of their experiences with fairy tale creatures into one main maze. This includes Hansel and Gretle, The Three Little Pigs, and Rapunzel and Prince Charming. This Maze is the second in "The Never After" maze series it is followed by The Beaten Path.

Scarezones
Werewolf Reserve - It's not just the wind that's howling in Jack Hanna's Wild Reserve. There's a full moon every Howl-O-Scream evening as werewolves roam the reserve.

Piratical Purgatory - Argh! Piratical skeletons have taken over Banbury Cross. Dead men may tell no tales, but visitors won't want to be caught off-guard by these boney sailors. Walking the plank is tame compared to the fate awaiting guests to Busch Gardens Williamsburg's Howl-O-Scream.

Never After - The area in which The trio of mazes, "Grimm Hollows: Deadtime Stories", "Tormented Tales", and "The Beaten Path" are contained. This Scare Zone also features a long cue line for entrance into the first maze in which ghouls and tormented souls from all three mazes will attempt to drag you back into their home for good!

The Beaten Path - The Path is a journey that few have undertaken – and fewer still survived. It is a road that leads to nowhere and everywhere – with something in between that is best left forgotten. Buildings change as you continue on the path – foreboding signs that you need to turn around before its too late. Once you journey too far, however, there is no chance of escape – this nightmare has become your new reality. And you must see it through to the end.

Shows
Jack is Back - In ancient Celtic Ireland, Jack-O-Lanterns were used to ward off evil spirits. But as nighttime descends, this tale comes to life at Busch Gardens Williamsburg as a party procession of the carved creatures invades the village to pay homage to Jack of the Lantern. Pumpkins, scarecrows and Jack himself pays park guests a visit in this disco-dancing celebration.

Starfright Orchestra - An almost live band and a zombie emcee play Halloween hits featuring songs such as “Spooky,” “I Put a Spell on You,” and a medley of TV theme songs. Guests are invited to groove with the ghouls at Italy’s Teatro di San Marco.

Festhaus Frightnight - With the turn of a golden key, witness the unleashing of the fearsome foursome known as THE FRIGHTS –Banished centuries ago for their terrifying behavior and loud music, help our dancers as they try and save the Festhaus, before time runs out.

Monster Stomp Revamped - Join us for a revamping of a classic – vampires have come to the monster stomp party, and they are dying to have a good time. Witches, Mummies, Skeletons, Beasts, and Vampires rock out in this high powered musical “rockstravaganza”. Contains adult themes. Parental supervision advised.

Rockin' Eve's Wrath - Rock through a magical nightmare in the park’s Royal Palace Theatre. Host Hallow Eve and her ex-boyfriend Wrath star in this rock ‘n’ roll show. Join her and her uninvited guest as they rock the night with Fire manipulators and gothic monsters. Music and monsters are all part of the nightly festivities. Parental supervision advised.
 
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I don't remember it personally, but the Fright Lights Laser Show was there in 2003. Not sure about the clown themed tea cups.
 
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I'm not sure these are up here anywhere. Excuse me if they are.

2004 Howl-O-Scream Press Releases:
 

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Connor said:
Anybody remember the Laser Light Show?:) (It's a toughie.) My parents thought I was going crazy but I found a video. Also, how about the clown crazy tea cups?
I remember both of those things. Mostly because the laser light show, the only time I remember watching it, it was raining. So the rain made the lights even cooler. (being wet however watching the show was not as fun.)

And the clown tea cups was a very fun way of redecorating a ride for the theme. It had black curtains to enclose the ride, it had black light paint polka dots on the inside. They removed the teapot and replaced it with a clown hanging upside down. I never rode it, because I was having the worst panic attacks being in Festa due to clowns. And teacups and I don't get along. But I'm pretty sure it was also black lit (to go along with the dots.)

I'd love if they could bring that back, I don't think it'd be incredibly costly to do so.
 
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I have it digitized. I will have to see if it can be uploaded. I just finished watching the star fright orchestra. Now watching scare search. Will probably need to break it down into smaller clips of individual shows before uploading. 2 hours seems like a lot to upload at once.
 
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