Contacting Houdini from Beyond the Grave Coming to You on, well, Houdini Day, that Launches National Magic Week as Well as Annual Halloween Events…Séances!

Houdini below faces FEAR on the wing of an airplane while escaping from being bound by ropes!

Yes, Remembering Harry Houdini on Halloween Means Presenting an Homage to an ArtisticPreneur who Like All Hallows Eve Faced Fear Daily and Died on this Holiday in 1926

Where this Website Got its Name

Today, October 31, is the official date of “Houdini Day” which this website,, was named after. Plus, today “Houdini Day” also marks the launch of National Magic Week.

Prestidigitators Make a Difference on National Magic Week

During National Magic Week, members from the Society of American Magicians Assembly #1 Manhattan, NYC, as well as Assemblies all over America, perform conjuring on behalf of those in Hospitals, Community Centers, Nursing Homes and more.

Helping Others with the Wave of a Wand

In short, volunteer performances are done anywhere that magic can make a difference in the lives of those who are suffering, or who are are unable to get out and see a magic show in-person. Hence, the shows are brought to them!

History of National Magic Week

As can be seen on the national site of the S.A.M. there is a section on the history of National Magic Week. It all began around 95 years ago with the introduction “Houdini Day” in the summer of 1927, less than one year from the death of Harry Houdini on October 31, 1926.

It Somehow Makes Sense that the Most Famous Magician and Escape Artist in the World would Pass Away on Halloween!

Houdini, prior to his passing decades ago on Halloween, had been the president for 9 years of the Parent Assembly #1 of the Society of American Magicians which still exists to this day. The current president of S.A.M. Assembly #1 is magician Sterling Lee. Plus, there are now many assemblies (chapters) all across America.

And Now for Something Completely Different!

And if on today, October 31, you would like to do something “completely different,”one possibility on this “All Hallow’s Eve, is to join in on a tradition that dates back to the 1920’s. What is this mystery event? A séance!

Séance? Did You Say Séance?!

Yes, we said séance. You see each year all over the world, séances are held in hope of getting in touch with Harry Houdini from beyond the grave. There are several here in New York City annually, including one at Houdini’s former home.

Quite a Magical Week!

And if you do not have séance location close to you today on Houdini Day, you can find one live on video streaming. A little searching using your favorite search engine will reveal your online options. So have a great Houdini Day! And if you are a Magician, be sure to participate, starting today, in National Magic Week bringing magic to those who need it!


The Day after the Houdini Séance

Many magicians chose to tune into the remote séance held by this year’s two “Magicians of the Year.”

During the middle of event there was a disruption which was presumed to be a hacking. All of us got disconnected from the undertaking in progress. And then, even with a new Zoom link, there was yet another hacking. There were two camps of explanation. Some thought the spirit of Houdini had done the hackings as a publicity stunt to draw even more attention to himself and the séance that was done for him. Others believed that Harry had, had enough…

Contacting Houdini from Beyond the Grave Houdini Day

Countdown to a Day that is Especially Meaningful to Harry Houdini Fans, as Well as Previewing a Project about a METHOD HOW to Become a Professional Magician

Harry Houdini’s Sensationalistic Way of Advertising was Inspiration for METHOD HOW Strategy DIY

METHOD HOW to Get a Free Strategy DIY to Becoming a Professional Magician

And the countdown begins. Well actually, it began October 1, 2022. Depending on when you read this blog post on the “Houdini Day” website, a project being worked on at the METHOD HOW may have been completed. As of working on this page, METHOD HOW is currently developing an as of yet unnamed undertaking, that is relevant because we do know that it is on the topic of learning a METHOD HOW to become a professional magician.

Businesses in Need

Our further understanding as of today, is that the MH site is focused on helping businesses in need with weekly strategies free of cost to get their businesses back on track,. And our guess is this could include magicians also because they are entrepreneurs too.

Houdini’s Genius Self Promotion and the METHOD HOW Project

Here are three of the approximately thirty headlines that will be featured in the new METHOD HOW project that depending on when you are reading this may have been completed. We know that all three of the headlines were inspired by the sensationalistic style Houdini had in his promotions.

The Key to Unlock the Door to Becoming a Professional Magician

The #1 Tip for Successfully Working from Home Remotely Once Becoming a Professional Magician

The Hard Truth About Becoming a Professional Magician and How to Face it

If you want to become a mentalist or magician as your career and profession, the Strategy DIY currently being put together might be of interest to you.

What about Harry?

Do you know what the last day of this month is called? If you guessed All Hallows’ Eve you would be correct, but we are looking for a different day. Hmm. What is the name of this website? That’s it! You got it!

Let’s Speak with Houdini!

The sad aspect of October 31, is that it is when Harry Houdini (Erik Weisz) left this Mortal coil. But Houdini Day is also a time that a tradition of magicians all over the world is done which is to do a séance to communicate with the spirit of Houdini.

New York is the Place to Be on Houdini Day!

Houdini Day is a National Magic Day celebrated globally. And here in New York City, which is the location of where Houdini had been the president of The Society of American Magicians. That same Parent Assembly of S.A.M. still exists today which some of the individuals who put together this website, are members of.

A Tradition

And they of course they will be crossing their fingers when, on the 31st, they participate in one of several spirit seeking events here in NYC alone where Houdini lived. Plus, there will be events held all around the globe. This tradition, held annually starting in 1926 after his death, continues on.

Still Trying

It has been many years of attempting to communicate beyond the grave with Houdini, but no one or group has been successful.

If it is Going to Happen Here is Where it Will

But maybe this year will be different when members of the Society of American Magicians work toward mystically reaching out to their formal president in his hometown, Manhattan, the Big Apple?!


Also, there is now this site where you are reading these words. is the official website of Houdini Day! Surely this is the alignment of stars which will mean finally having the success of hearing from the world’s most famous escape artist and magician?! We’ll keep you posted!