1998 (HHN 8)


Halloween Horror Nights VIII - Primal Scream


Universal Studios


"The Last Scream You'll Ever Hear"




October 2-3, 8-10, 15-18, 21-25, 27-31 (1998)


Sunday-Thursday: 7:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Friday-Saturday: 7:00 PM - 2:00 AM

Event operates rain or shine.


Single Night Admission: $42.00

Stay & Scream: $17.00

House #1 Name: Hell's High

House Location: Nazarman's

House Description: Go on location at a dilapidated high school where a scary new slasher movie is being shot. Unfortunately, when the director yelled "Cut," the film's villain took him literally. Now he's loose in the school, attacking all the other actors...and the film crew...and YOU.

House #2 Name: Museum of Horror: Chamber of Horrors

House Location: Soundstage 22 (SS22)

House Description: There is more carnage than culture to be found in Universal's Museum of Horror, a fortress that pays homage to modern day slashers as well as their classic predecessors, but beware: these effigies are not made out of wax! You'll meet Frankenstein, Dracula, the Wolfman and all your favorite Universal Monsters.

House #3 Name: Museum of Horrors: Unnatural History

House Location: Soundstage 22 (SS22)

House Description: In this museum exhibit, you'll see the present day horror icons come to life ... that is, if you can bear to look.

House #4 Name: S.S. Frightanic: Carnage Crew

House Location: Earthquake Queue (B67)

House Description: Escape from it all on the S. S. Frightanic. Guests will experience a not-so-relaxing trip on a ghost ship full of upper-class ghouls in first class, or encounter a most frightfully gruesome group hiding within the lower decks. Venture into the vessel's murky depths and meet a "skeleton" crew who'll cater to your every whimper.

House #5 Name: S.S. Frightanic: Fear in First Class

House Location: Earthquake Queue (B67)

House Description: Explore the darkened staterooms and ballrooms haunted by the ghosts of former passengers.

Scarezone #1 Name: Midway of the Bizarre

Scarezone Location: Amity

Scarezone Description: Hurry, hurry, hurry! Step right up and try your luck! Win a prize or lose your life! Enter the world's most stupendous collection of horrifying sideshow acts and games of skill. Come one, come all! Win a prize and take it home to mummy!



Funtastic World of Hanna-Barbera

Terminator 2: 3D

The ET Adventure



Back to the Future: The Ride

Betlejuice's Graveyard Review

Bill and Ted's Excellent Halloween Adventure VII

Location: Wild West Stage

Party on as those two most excellent time traveling dudes, Bill & Ted, are back again in and ALL NEW adventure. It's an action packed laugh riot featuring the world's most awesome movie and TV stars. No way....Way!!!

Festival of the Dead Parade

Location: Parade Route

It's bigger than ever! The streets come alive with hundreds of mutants, monsters and maniacs in this nightmarish processions of ghoulish floats and the walking dead. It's a celebration of the dark side when hundreds of ghouls, zombies and whimsically wicked creatures march through the streets of Universal with new, themed floats in a tribute to fear.


Location: Animal Actor's Stage

Enter a strange new dimension where powerful forces take control of your senses. You won't belive your eyes and ears as you're drawn into a web of irresistible music, amazing dance and astounding aerial feats that electrify your soul.


Location: Mels' Die-In Stage

It's a never-ending nightmare of non-stop entertainment featuring dazzling dancers, maniacal musicians and more. You'll scream as the KISS Army Band take center stage in a rock'm'roll spectacular thatt's guaranteed to wake the dead!

Lynyrd Skynyrd, Peter Frampton and Tommy Shaw were live in concert on October 18th.

Universal Studios' Classic Monsters Cafe was open for business at the event.