Nationally known Pittsburgh haunted house not opening in time for Halloween

ScareHouse not opening this year

PITTSBURGH — Officials with a Pittsburgh area haunted house that has been nationally recognized in years past say they're not able to open in time for Halloween.

The opening of ScareHouse's new attraction, Scream District, is taking too long to come together.

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Very regretfully, The Scream District will not operate as planned this Halloween season. Despite the rapid response and...

Posted by The ScareHouse on Monday, October 21, 2019

The attraction was delayed two times before the owner decided to cancel the 2019 season. Permit issues with the city were postponed.

Still, the company wanted to thank the people that tried so hard to make it happen.

"We also can't begin to thank all of you who have reached out to our team with support and encouragement to our cast and crew, many of whom have been working on this project

The ScareHouse is moving to a new location for 2020. National news outlets in 2013 called it "One of America's Scariest Haunted Houses."