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Sinister Haunted House

A spooktacular attraction inside the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and Academy in Colorado Springs. Photos by Christian Murdock

Reece Stengle plays a clown nurse as he scares spectators in the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd.   (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Reece Stengle plays a clown nurse as he scares spectators in the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Sam Craig scares visitors inside the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd.   (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Sam Craig scares visitors inside the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Reece Stengle hides in the dark as a clown nurse in the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd.   (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Reece Stengle hides in the dark as a clown nurse in the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Scenes from the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd.   (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Scenes from the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Reece Stengle plays a clown nurse as he scares spectators in the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd.   (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Reece Stengle plays a clown nurse as he scares spectators in the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Scenes from the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd.   (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Scenes from the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Scenes from the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd.   (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Scenes from the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Sam Craig scares visitors inside the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd.   (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Sam Craig scares visitors inside the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Scenes from the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd.   (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Scenes from the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Reece Stengle hides in the dark as a clown nurse in the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd.   (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Reece Stengle hides in the dark as a clown nurse in the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Scenes from the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd.   (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Scenes from the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Shawn Field scares visitors inside the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd.   (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Shawn Field scares visitors inside the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Jesse Clark plays the Ice Man inside the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd.   (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Jesse Clark plays the Ice Man inside the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Shawn Field scares visitors inside the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd.   (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Shawn Field scares visitors inside the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Reece Stengle plays a clown nurse as he scares spectators in the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd.   (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Reece Stengle plays a clown nurse as he scares spectators in the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Scenes from the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd.   (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Scenes from the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Sam Craig scares visitors inside the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd.   (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Sam Craig scares visitors inside the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Harleigh Quinn lets out a high-pitched scream as she plays the demented comic book villian Harley Quinn inside the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd.   (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Harleigh Quinn lets out a high-pitched scream as she plays the demented comic book villian Harley Quinn inside the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Harleigh Quinn plays the demented comic book villian Harley Quinn inside the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd.   (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Harleigh Quinn plays the demented comic book villian Harley Quinn inside the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Scenes from the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd.   (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Scenes from the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Harleigh Quinn lets out a high-pitched scream as she plays the demented comic book villian Harley Quinn inside the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd.   (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Harleigh Quinn lets out a high-pitched scream as she plays the demented comic book villian Harley Quinn inside the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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Scenes from the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd.   (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Scenes from the Sinister Haunted House Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at the old Cowboys Nightclub at Palmer Park and North Academy Blvd. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)

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