|Carnevil is certainly a unique Scare Zone found at the Halloween Haunt.
Aside from Ghost Town, Carnevil is the only Scare Zone strictly based
upon the surroundings that it is located in. Carnevil is set in the
Boardwalk area ranging from the Buffalo Nickel Arcade to Supreme Scream.
Since Xcelerator was built, the theming around the Boardwalk has been
defined by 1950's look in the area. Carnevil was previously populated with undead
creatures from the '50's era. Nowadays, CarnEvil is
The first version of the actual "CarnEVIL" was in 2000 and billed as follows: "Mardi Gras meets misery in this exotically eerie zone featuring entertainment more easily defined as surreal and sinister rather than scary. Within earshot of the maniacal laughter of the 'Carnival of Carnivorous Clowns', giant air puppets, ominous stilt-walkers, macabre musicians and other oddities for a near-continuous procession of wonderfully wicked delights".
CarnEvil was later described as: "The living dead roam the Boardwalk to cause misery in this eerie zone featuring entertainment more easily defined as surreal and sinister rather than scary. Watch your back as the grotesque, zombie revelers are always looking for victims to add to their gruesome party".
Nowadays, CarnEvil is filled with bruiser-types of evil clowns and various undead circus performers and has finally seemed to find it's true path. Click on the banner below and follow us as we travel through the years of CarnEvil: