While candy and costumes may be the best part about the Halloween season for small kids, for many adults it’s all about the scare factor. Thanks to the rise of podcasts and audio streaming capability, drivers now have access to their favorite content on the go. Fans of horror and paranormal stories have a seemingly endless list of must-listen podcasts for the Halloween 2018 season. Check out our top 4 favorites below.
4 Must-Listen Horror and Paranormal Podcasts 2018
Lore is an award-winning podcast by host, producer, and writer Aaron Mahnke. Listeners can join in every two weeks to hear true tales of spine-tingling moments throughout history. Stories from the Lore podcast have also been turned into an Amazon Prime series of the same name.
Started as a Reddit forum for horror fiction writers and enthusiasts, the NoSleep Podcast has steadily grown to become one of the best horror fiction podcasts available. With eleven seasons and growing, each episode of the NoSleep Podcast features one or more stories from various writers, including some who have gone on to become successful published authors.
The Black Tapes is a serialized docudrama that follows the fictional story of host Alex Reagan and her research into the mysterious Strand Institute’s quest to make sense of paranormal activity through the lens of science. Listen in to see if they can disprove the strange happenings recorded on the black tapes.
Once a week, The Other Stories uploads a podcast featuring a short story from the sci-fi, horror, or thriller genre for listeners to enjoy. Like some other podcasts on this list, The Other Stories takes short story submissions from listeners and is a great avenue for young fiction writers to get their stories heard.
Keep in mind that the podcasts listed above can contain graphic stories and imagery that is not suitable for young listeners. We recommend saving these for kid-free commutes and travel.
The state of Texas is home to a number of haunted locations whose histories will send a chill down your spine. This October spend some time researching three of the spookiest locations the state has to offer. We have listed them below.