Giant inflatable jack-o’-lantern on the loose spooks Arizona town

We'll see this in our nightmares from now until the end of time.


Gabe Bergado

Internet Culture

Published Oct 30, 2015   Updated May 27, 2021, 5:36 pm CDT

You might be terrified by the Red Devil or Freddy Krueger, but there’s a new big bad in town: a 25-foot-tall, 350-pound inflatable jack-o’-lantern

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The giant gourd haunted the people of Peoria, Arizona, after it broke free from a Halloween display advertising the Peoria Monster Bash due to strong winds (or perhaps a witch casting strong winds).

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The monstrosity tumbled through multiple lanes of traffic and business parking lots before getting stuck in a neighborhood park.

This isn’t the first time an inflatable giant has cast its ghoulish shadow over innocent people. In August, a massive inflatable Minion wreaked havoc in Ireland. 

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H/T Digg | Photo via slgc/Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

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*First Published: Oct 30, 2015, 2:18 pm CDT