It’s like the plot of a bad horror movie. After sunset, the family-friendly amusement park takes a turn to the dark side. Axe murderers, evil clowns and sadistic doctors in bloody lab coats stalk the grounds as visitors’ screams of delight turn into screams of terror.
Only this is no movie – It’s Fright Nights at Vancouver’s Playland park. The freakish Halloween tradition is back for another gory instalment this Oct. 11-Nov. 2. And from the looks of it, this year’s Fright Nights will be creepier than ever, with an ensemble of haunted mansions, trained “roving scarers,” hideous sideshow acts and, of course, Playland’s scariest rides.
This year, no fewer than six specially designed “fright houses” will haunt the Playland grounds. Continue reading:
Amusement Park of Horror: Fright Nights Comes to Vancouver’s Playland