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John Carpenter's Reel Sites, Real Scary Driving Tour

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John Carpenter's Reel Sites, Real Scary Driving Tour

Bowling Green, Kentucky

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Bowling Green native and master of horror John Carpenter made numerous area references in a few of his movies, using local street and community names like the fictitious Warren County- Smiths Grove Sanitarium from where Michael Myers escapes in Halloween. Visitors and residents can follow the “Reel Sites, Real Scary” brochure map to 17 different locations around town including the log cabin where Carpenter lived as a boy on Western Kentucky University’s campus. Some of his famous films are "Halloween" and "The Fog."

Visit our John Carpenter microsite by following the link below for more information about Carpenter, his movies, the driving tour and some fun trivia.

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352 Three Springs Rd
Bowling Green, KY 42104

Region: Caves, Lakes & Corvettes
Phone: 270-782-0800
Alt Phone: 270-782-0800
Toll Free US: 800-326-7465
Website: visitbgky.com/johnca...

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