UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Studios Hollywood(SM) and Live Nation are teaming up to offer a special "Combo Ticket" for two top Southern California Horror events: The Sept. 30 "Rob Zombie-Alice Cooper: Halloween Hootenanny" concert at the Gibson Amphitheatre and selected nights of Halloween Horror Nights® at Universal Studios Hollywood, where horror legends come to life.
"Combo Tickets" will be priced at $59 and will include admission to the Gibson Amphitheatre concert and to Universal Studios Hollywood's "Halloween Horror Nights" on any one of the following nights: October 1, 2, 8, 17, 21, 24 and 28. Combo tickets may be purchased via the Live Nation ticket store, accessible through www.livenation.com.
Captain Spaulding's Museum of Monsters and Madmen, the world's deadliest tourist trap, will be the setting for a nightmarish 3D world of carnage and chaos as "Rob Zombie's House of 1000 Corpses: In 3D ZombieVision" is presented at Universal Studios Hollywood's "Halloween Horror Nights" event.
"Rob Zombie's House of 1000 Corpses: In 3D ZombieVision," an original concept based on the cult smash film "House of 1000 Corpses" will offer "Halloween Horror Nights" guests the opportunity to don 3D glasses for an up-close-and-personal three-dimensional encounter with the world's most infamous serial killers. Guests will travel through the world of Capt. Spaulding, Baby, Otis and Dr. Satan experiencing Zombie's iconic creations - "live" and in 3D. Fans of "House of 1000 Corpses" will feel at home walking through the Firefly family residence, the "Museum of Monsters and Madmen" and Dr. Satan's lair.
"Halloween Horror Nights" will begin on Friday, September 24 and continue on consecutive weekends and selected weekday nights through Sunday, October 31. Event dates are: September 24, 25 and October 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16,17, 21, 22, 23, 24, 28, 29, 30, 31. The event will begin nightly at 7 p.m.; closing hours vary by night throughout the event.
Rob Zombie's latest release, "Hellbilly Deluxe 2," is in stores now. Rob Zombie will soon be reuniting with Alice Cooper for The "Halloween Hootenanny" Tour featuring special guests (and Zombie labelmates) Murderdolls. The tour kicks off in Los Angeles at the Gibson Amphitheatre on Thursday, September 30th. The pair recently shared the stage for a highly-successful, sold-out limited North American run earlier this year and have long been fans of one another, as well as good friends. Drummer Joey Jordison will be doing double-duty on the dates, playing drums with Rob Zombie, as well as playing guitar with his own band, special guests Murderdolls.
Updates on "Halloween Horror Nights" and a complete list of this year's mazes, scare zones, "Terror Tram" and other Halloween experiences are available at HalloweenHorrorNights.com and also on Twitter and Facebook. Fans are invited to follow Halloween Horror Nights creative director John Murdy on Twitter at: Twitter.com/HorrorNights or via Facebook at: "Halloween Horror Nights - Hollywood (Official)."
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