I stayed at a ‘haunted’ Airbnb for two nights and this is what happened
To some, staying in a haunted hotel or Airbnb is a bucket list experience, but when I found out my friends booked an Airbnb in a building that used to be a psychiatric hospital, all I could think was that some ghosts were going to visit me at night.
The Michigan Renaissance Festival Village gets a spooky makeover
This article is sponsored by The Michigan Renaissance FestivalThe Michigan Renaissance Festival is hosting a spooky, (and socially distant,) Halloween experience for families this fall. “A Haunting In Hollygrove - Phantasm of Lights” is an outdoor walk through light shows and spooky scenes. Kim Heidger from the Michigan Renaissance Festival spoke with Jason Carr about the experience. There’s also no dress code, and she says she’s seen guests in Halloween costumes, Renaissance attire, and just regular clothes. Heidger announced that this Thursday and Sunday, all tickets are priced as kids tickets.
4 horror movies with Michigan connections
There’s a long list of TV shows, movies and books with Michigan ties. Related: 8 of the most haunted places in MichiganSince it's October, we decided to take a look at some horror movies with Michigan connections. The film premiered at the Redford Theatre, because the movie's lead actor, Bruce Campbell, used to see movies there as a kid. The film follows the story of a group of students being pursued by a supernatural creature after a sexual encounter. The film follows three Detroit friends who get trapped inside a blind man's house after breaking in.
The most haunted place in Michigan, according to Thrillist
Thrillist posted their list of the most haunted places in every state. In Michigan, here's what they picked:South Manitou Island - LelandIf there’s one island that comes packed with its very own creepy legends and haunting history, it’s South Manitou Island, 16 miles offshore from the Leelanau Peninsula. Featuring 300-foot sand dunes, deserted shoreline, and empty campgrounds, it’s about as terrestrially creepy as you can get in Michigan. South Manitou Island is part of an island chain in Lake Michigan that extends north to the Straits of Mackinac. Check out more of Michigan's most haunted places: