Amargosa Opera House

Zak, Nick and Aaron battle a vicious spirit that is intensely hostile to men.

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Zak talks with Cosmopolitan Hotel manager Miguel Pulido who explains the history of the nearly 200-year-old building. 960 1280

  

Zak stands on the front steps of the Cosmopolitan Hotel, while guitar player Carlos performs in the background. 960 1280

  

Manager Miguel Pulido buys Zak a shot at the Cosmopolitan Hotel bar. 960 1280

  

Nick and Aaron have a "fiesta" on on the water and race jet skis. 960 1280

  

Zak interviews Chanel Stevens, one of the reenactors. 960 1280

  

The Casa De Estudillo was constructed in 1827 is one of the oldest surviving examples of Spanish architecture in California. 960 1280

  

Zak interviews Elena Orozco, a ninth-generation San Diegoan, inside the Casa de Estudillo. 960 1280

  

Zak interviews Michael Brown, a local historian, outside the Casa de Estudillo. 960 1280

  

Aaron goofs off in front of his own camera. 960 1280

  

Zak poses with Chanel Stevens and one of the other reenactors they brought in to try and recreate the 3-day-long parties held by Senor Bandini centuries ago. 960 1280

  

Zak performs onstage with the mariachi band. 960 1280

  

Yost Theatre

Yost Theatre

Zak, Nick and Aaron get shots inside the Yost Theatre. 960 1280

  

Yost Theatre

Yost Theatre

The theater opened in 1917 in Santa Ana, CA, and it’s currently a nightclub. 960 1280

  

Yost Theatre

Yost Theatre

It also happens to be the spot where Ernest Ball, composer of "When Irish Eyes Are Smiling,” dropped dead in the dressing room following a show in 1927. 960 1280

  

Yost Theatre

Yost Theatre

Zak reviews footage at the Yost Theatre with the founder of the Valley Investigators of the Paranormal, the only other group to have investigated the theatre. 960 1280

  

Yost Theatre

Yost Theatre

Zak hopes their investigation will uncover evidence of the paranormal as he prepares for their riveting 3-part lockdown. 960 1280

  

The Howe-Waffle House

The Howe-Waffle House

Zak, Nick and Aaron pay a visit to the Santa Ana Historical Society, located in the Howe-Waffle House, to obtain more history of the theater and hotel. 960 1280

  

The Howe-Waffle House

The Howe-Waffle House

But through interviews at the Howe-Waffle House, the guys learn that it may also be haunted. 960 1280

  

The Howe-Waffle House

The Howe-Waffle House

The Howe-Waffle House was home to a husband and wife, who were both physicians and built the mansion in 1889. 960 1280

  

The Howe-Waffle House

The Howe-Waffle House

The doctors, Alvin and Willella Howe, practiced medicine in their home. During their investigation, the guys find out that the doctors actually performed illegal abortions inside the house many years ago. 960 1280

  

The Howe-Waffle House

The Howe-Waffle House

Zak, Nick and Aaron take a photo with paranormal investigator Ernie Alonzo who has also examined the Howe-Waffle House. 960 1280

  

The Howe-Waffle House

The Howe-Waffle House

The parlor remains beautifully preserved at the Howe-Waffle House. 960 1280

  

The Howe-Waffle House

The Howe-Waffle House

Zak stands outside of the Howe-Waffle House, which has been completely restored to appear as if Dr. Willella Howe could emerge at any moment. 960 1280

  

Expert Richard Senate takes Zak on a tour of the chapel. 960 1280

  

Zak and Nick trudge up a hill for a better view of the mission. 960 1280

  

Aaron prepares to mark the next hot spot while Nick films in the chapel. 960 1280

  

The large vestibule inside the Padre's Quarters at La Purisima Mission. 960 1280

  

Aaron films Zak during the initial walk-through of the mission. 960 1280

  

Sunset at La Purisima Mission. 960 1280

  

Nick gets footage of the courtyard at the mission. 960 1280

  

Aaron waits for the next shot in the Cuartel. 960 1280

  

Zak explores a thatched dwelling in the Chumash tribal village. 960 1280

  

Nick films Zak as they investigate the infirmary. 960 1280

  

Aaron gets footage of the chapel during the lockdown. 960 1280

  

Nick provokes the spirits while filming in the Cuartel. 960 1280

  

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