For the past six years, fan Matt Blazi has put together and hosted the Blair Witch Experience, an annual special event for fans of The Blair Witch Project that revisits the iconic locations seen in the terrifying found footage horror classic. This year, the experience returns to Burkittsville, Maryland once more, taking place October 13-14, 2018.
The Blair Witch Experience is a non profit, fan led annual camping trip and tour of the filming sites used in the Blair Witch Project.
Here’s more info about the experience from a previous year’s rundown…
“Come out and visit all the locations for the filming of the Blair Witch Project. Starting in Burkittsville retrace the steps of Heather, Mike and Josh as the Haxan Films crew lead them through the woods in what would become one of the greatest and most influential independent horror films of our time.
Starting in Burkittsville at 9am we will visit all the main locations seen in the film. Additional acitivies and give aways will be on tap so please be prepared for a day of fun. We will be hiking in the woods so please dress accordingly.
Location visits include:
- Burkittsville Cemetery
- Knights Inn Motel
- Silver Rail Diner
- Adamstown Market
- Staub’s Country Inn
- Coffin Rock & surrounding area
- Stickman Forest
Saturday night we will camp in Patapsco State Park and around the campfire we will screen The Blair Witch Project as well as some additional goodies.
Sunday concludes the tour w/ a visit to the Rustin Parr house ruins.
No cost to attend but the campsite is around $30/night along w/ any food you bring.”