may 19-21, 2017


DoubleTree Hotel Dallas/Richardson

Click here for more information about the attractions we'll be visiting on this tour!



Saturday, May 20, 2017

  • 10:00 am – 11:00 am – Classes*
  • 10 minute break
  • 10:10 am – 12:10 pm – Classes*
  • 10 minute break
  • 12:20 – 1:20 – Classes*
  • 10 minute break
  • 1:20 pm – 2:50 pm – Lunch at Dark Hour catered by Ye Old Butchershop
  • 2:50 pm – 3:50 pm – Classes* / Start back stage tours
  • 10 minute break
  • 2:50 pm – Start groups on back stage tours. Groups of 20 ten minutes apart- tour takes between one and two hours for show and back stage areas. While groups are queueing for the back stage tour, We will be doing some acting exercise demos that we do with our cast in one area while you wait and we will have entertainment/infotainment on the Stage screen.
  • 4:30 pm – Dinner/After-Party Room available starting at 4:30 pm at Love and War Restaurant (directly across the parking lot from Dark Hour).
  • 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm – Dinner service starts at 6:00 pm. At 8:00 pm you can walk back across the parking lot to Dark Hour for the show (a shuttle will be provided for those who are unable to make the walk).
  • 9:30 pm – After-Party at Love and War Restaurant, featuring a Q&A With Allen Hopps and Lucy Moore.

*You will choose two classes per time slot when you check in with Registration.

Sunday, May 21, 2017

  • 10:00 am – 4:00 pm – Classes (whichever class you chose at registration)

Contact Us

Questions regarding the PHATES?

Questions regarding this website? Email

What is the PHATES?

Each spring, the Premier Haunted Attractions Tour & Education Series will be an in-depth exploration of a remarkable haunted attraction, featuring a full show with behind the scenes access as well as special on-site seminars and workshops from the event producers and staff. Not only will you attend an amazing event, you'll learn from the skilled artists and craftspeople who make the magic happen. Other local attractions and additional days of specialized training and classes may even be offered before and after the primary event.

Subscribe via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this site and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 11 other subscribers