Apr 29, 2017
The West Coast Haunter's Convention is a Charity Haunt
Show with vendors and education located in Portland, Oregon focused
around Haunters of all types. Home Haunts, Halloween Fans, Haunted
Attractions, Special FX Artists, Scare Actors, and anyone with a
spooky side. Ask about the NERF WARS and staying the weekend on the
Who is on this podcast?
Chris and Jeff Davis of the Davis Graveyard in Milwaukie, Oregon
are directors behind the West Coast Haunters Convention (WCHC) and
teachers in front of eager Haunters that are willing to learn. They
explain how the WCHC is a unique Haunt/Halloween show that does
things a little differently with a more relaxed atmosphere and a
kick-ass costume ball. Dan Doble from Haunt
Collective asks questions that Phillip Hernandez
(Haunted Attractions Network) and I didn't cover.
5 Reasons to go to the West Coast Haunters Convention.
- It's for a great cause. The WCHC is a 501(c)3
organization that gives grants to professionals who work with
children with hearing impairments and/or autism.
- It's affordable. You can get in for one day
starting at $40. If you want the all access pass for the entire
weekend plus costume ball ticket, daily buffet, Haunt Tour, and
T-shirt for just $176.
- You'll learn a lot! In person seminars
hosted by specialists like Leonard Pickel and Jon Cooke from Knotts
Berry Farm. Plus experts from all areas of the Halloween and Haunt
- Free Beer. Go to the Meet-and-Creep on
Thursday from 6:30 pm-9 pm to meet up with friends and enjoy beer
on the house!
- Stay the weekend on the 13th
Floor. Yes...the Doubletree hotel has a 13th Floor.
The WCHC reserves the entire 13th floor and has a decoration
contest by judging those who wish to participate. There's also a
bar just for this floor.
More links and information about the West Coast Haunters