2010 IAAPA Halloween and Fall Themed Events Member Survey Results

IAAPA News
September 21, 2010

 

2010 IAAPA Halloween and Fall Themed Events Member Survey Results

1. What best describes your facility type? (Please check only one.)
Theme or Amusement Park 23 48%
Waterpark 3 6%
Family Entertainment Center (FEC) 10 21%
Zoo 6 12%
Aquarium 1 2%
Museum or Science Center 4 8%
Haunted Attraction Only 2 4%
2. Are you planning Halloween attractions or events (Halloween-themed rides, attractions, shows, pumpkin patches, trick-or-treating, etc.) this fall?
Yes 41 87%
No 6 13%
Total 47 100%
3. Are the events primarily designed for: (Please check only one.)
Families with young children 23 52%
Thrill seekers (adults, young adults, teens) 8 18%
Both families with young children and thrill seekers 14 32%
4. How many new Halloween-themed attractions or events will you have this year? (Please check only one)
None 9 20%
One 14 31%
Two - Three 11 24%
Four - Five 5 11%
Six - Nine 2 4%
10 or more 4 9%
5. When did your facility start planning for Halloween 2010?
One month ago (August) 9 22%
2 - 5 months ago (February - July) 14 34%
More than 6 months ago (since at least January) 18 44%
6. How long have you been holding Halloween themed events at your facility? (Please check only one.)
1st year 4 10%
2 – 5 years (since 2005) 13 32%
5 – 9 years (since 2001) 8 20%
10 – 14 years (since 1996) 7 18%
15 years or more (since at least 1995) 8 20%

Survey results based on 49 participants.