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Looking for a Haunting Good Time?

(WBRE/WYOU-TV)  A unique event in Susquehanna County is the place to be if you're looking for a thrill and a scare.  Eyewitness News Reporter Anja Whitehead, has a look at the "Mansion on a Hill

 

Along Harmony Road in Hallstead, a unique mansion sits on hill rich in history. Some fact, some fiction   "It was built in 1851 for a single family home. Jame T. Debois built it on this property. We decided to keep this house in the family, turned it into our business without destroying the integrity of the house. "

Meet Eric Lusk an Emmy Award-winning makeup artist with an impressive resume.

  "Got to work on a lot of exciting projects, like House, the TV show House, NCIS,CSI, Malcolm in the Middle." Lusk explained.

Eric along with his family and a team of actors and actresses have a unique way of scaring people: "We're a little bit different to the area because we mix in the actual history of the house and it caries out throughout the haunt." said Lusk

 "Everything here is made by me. We don't buy anything from Halloween stores or anything like that." He told Eyewitness News.

For Sam Beesley, he enjoyed the haunt so much, he never left and actually works there today. We asked what Sam's favorite part about working at a haunted house was, his answer? 

"Scaring people. Seeing peoples reactions and just watching them scream and run away. Just brings me joy."

Now that October has arrived, take a trip to Hallstead Manor, if you dare. 

" You're not going to see anything else like it" warns Lusk.

 

 Hellstead Manor is open throughout October on Friday and Saturday nights from 7:00 to 11:00... And Sunday from 7:00 to 10:00.   Learn More Click Here..if you dare.


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