THE HISTORY OF ESCAPE ROOMS The concept of escape rooms began with first-person adventure video games. Players interacted with their surroundings by clicking on-screen objects. Video games like Myst and Crimson Room allowed players to control their environment with just a mouse and a few simple commands. Certain elements of these point-and-click adventure games–interacting with […]

Locked into fun

New escape room in Santa Ynez, Not many people are willing to be locked into a room by a stranger.  But recently people have been spending money to do just that. The “escape room” is a new entertainment industry. A group of people are locked into a room and have to work together to find […]

What is an Escape Room?

An escape room, also known as an escape game. Is a mental and physical adventure based game in which players solve a series of puzzles and riddles. Using clues, hints, and strategy to complete the objectives. Escape rooms may consist of a large, single room, or span multiple rooms. Players are given a set time […]

Varmit Log 1st entry, Jed Ironwoods Journal

Varmint Log: Red Fox From Jed Ironwood’s Journal: “Fortunately this lil devil has no interest in my gold… Fortunately cause she’s such a slippery thief, if she had a mind to I’d be penniless before I could say “Hangtown Fry”! Unfortunately, what she lacks in gold fever, she makes up for in animal appetite. I […]

California Gold Fever

When coming up with a theme for our Solvang location we wanted something that represents California. And what better than the historic California gold rush. As someone who grew up in a small mining town this room was near and dear to my heart. I grew up in Weaverville and my family owned and operated […]

Holidays in Solvang

One of the most beautiful towns in California does the holidays like no other. It’s a must see this holiday season. And come see our Mischievous Nisse Room and see if you can escape this holiday trickster.

Our family run escape rooms

We started our family owned and operated business in 2016 with the hopes of bringing a fun new experience to everyone. We started our first location in the beautiful Ventura Harbor Village. We then added a 2nd location in one of the California central coasts most beautiful towns Solvang. Our goals are to make escape […]