$132 for Special Effects and Pyrotechnics Workshop at Special FX International ($250 Value)

Dripping Springs-Wimberley

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In a Nutshell

Professional stuntmen help guests perform stunts and create special effects explosions in a five-hour workshop

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires 150 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 5 additional as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. Must sign waiver. Reservation required, subject to weather conditions. Must be 18 years or older and pass background check for pyro effects. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

The Deal

  • $132 for a five-hour Action Hero pyrotechnics/stunt workshop ($250 value)<p>

In the special-effects-and-pyrotechnics workshop, students experience an action-packed day of explosions and adrenaline-filled stunts, learning trade secrets of the special effects and stunt work in TV and movies. Under the direction of professional stunt and special effects coordinators, they learn the basics of fireball explosions, stage pyrotechnics, squibs (bullet hits), high falls, ratcheting, and ziplines.<p>

Special FX Int'l at Stunt Ranch

According to his bio, Stunt Ranch owner Steve Wolf specializes in "professional training for people who like to play with matches and run with scissors." Or at least, how to look like they're playing with matches and running with scissors. Throughout his 25 years in television and film production, Steve developed an affinity for stunt work and special effects, supplying his expertise to shows such as MTV's Call to Greatness and feature films such as Hustle & Flow. Still active in the industry, Steve also shares his passion for throwing spectacle-laden events through heading up multiple enterprises that include Wolf Stuntworks, Stunt Ranch—which also encompasses paintball and stunt parites—and Science in the Movies. Through these companies, Steve's experienced team of special effects professionals is able to stage professional fireworks shows, train people in creating controlled explosions, and applying special-effects makeup to help zombies look human again.

Customer Reviews

Most amazing place with great peole
James H. · November 8, 2014
Gregg was really great. Our group really enjoyed it. Just a heads up that there is only a porta potty and not a regular bathroom.
Monica V. · June 1, 2014
This place is good. It was my first experience in paintball and I had good fun at Stunt ranch.
Ganesh S. · April 29, 2014

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