We’ve found some terrifying haunted houses in Arizona for you. Arizona has lots of zombies, ghosts, devils, demons, aliens, and creatures staying in the states many haunted houses in October 2013. They will scare the Sun Devil out of you and make you wish that you were at the bottom of the Grand Canyon trail. America’s Best Top 100 Haunted Houses in 2013 (with videos).
Whether you live near Phoenix, Tucson, Flagstaff or Yuma, you’ll enjoy these spine tingling haunted attractions for an evening of entertainment.
As the last contiguous state admitted into the Union, we’re surprised that there are so many zombies in Arizona already. But as you can see from this list of 2013 Arizona haunted houses, there are quite a few still living in the Wild West!
Phoenix Haunted Houses
We have absolutely no idea why there are so many ghosts congregated in the Phoenix area. You might as well enjoy the many haunted houses in Phoenix. Residents of Mesa, Scottsdale and Glendale have no idea how lucky they are to have so many fun options at Halloween.
The Nest Haunted House in Chandler, Arizona has been closed for 2013 because of structural damage. It has consistently been ranked as one of the top haunted houses in the country. Good Morning America, MSN.com, and America’s Best Haunts have all placed it on their top haunted house lists in the past two or three years.
You might think that a haunted house as highly rated as The Nest would face only weak competition from surrounding Phoenix haunted houses. But that couldn’t be further from the truth.
13th Floor Haunted House – 2814 W. Bell Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85053.
The largest haunted house in Phoenix is 13th Floor. There is a reason buildings do not have a 13th floor. Can you survive the 13th Floor? Every 113th customer who makes it through gets money back. It is that scary. The second scary attraction is Zombieland Haunted House. Are you afraid of Zombies? You will be. Two attractions at one combined low price of $24.99. The attraction in September is open on the 13-14, 20-21, and 27-29. It is open in October on 3-6, 10-13, and 16-31. It is also open in November on 1-2, and 8-9. Doors open at 7 pm. Funtober names 13th Floor the #1 Haunted House in Arizona.
Fear Farm - 2209 N. 99th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85037.
Fear Farm is 26 acres with 5 haunted attractions and a separate corn maze. The haunted houses are Chainsaw Mayhem featuring murder, crippling chaos and blood. Sector 13 has aliens in a terrifying battle. Condemned is about insanity and mayhem. Annihilation has zombies. Twisted Toy Factory is about the toys created by demented factory workers. Cost for all 5 combined is $25. Fear Farm is open in September on the 20th, 21st, 27th, and 28th. It is open in October on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from October 3rd through the 31st. The Fun House corn maze opens at 6 pm. Fear Farm haunt opens at 7:30 pm and closes at midnight on Friday, Saturday, and Halloween night. It closes at 10 pm on other nights.
Chambers of Fear – 11340 W. Bell Rd., Surprise, Arizona 85378.
Located near Phoenix, Chambers of Fear is the valleys scariest haunted attraction. Over 25,000 sq. feet of terror in a combined 3 haunt attraction (Chambers of Fear, Den of Darkness, and Scary Tales) for one low price of $22. Open September 13, 20, 21, 27, 28, Oct 4, 5, 6, 10, 11, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, Nov. 1, 2. All dates open at 7 pm. Friday and Saturday night it closes at midnight or at 10 pm on all other nights. Chambers of Fear has been rated the #1 Haunted House in Arizona a number of times. Read our interview with Graveyard Entertainment the producers of Chambers of Fear.
Haunted House and Hayride - 4700 E. Warner Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85044.
Tickets are $7. Attraction is open on October 25th, 26th, and 27th. Doors open at 6 pm. They offer free candy to all brave visitors. Also feature Halloween merchandise, caramel apples, apple cider, treats, and bake sale.
Vaseo Nightmare on 7th Street - 16220 N. 7th St., Phoenix, AZ 85016.
Tickets are $2 for this attraction which runs on October 18th, 19th, 25th, and 26th from 6:30 pm until 9:30 pm. Now in its 4th year. Features food, music, and family activities from this community partnership.
America’s Original Scream Park -8823 E. McDowell Rd., Scottsdale, AZ 85257.
Azizona’s Original Screampark features four terrifying houses of terror. Tickets are $29. The park is open Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights from October 4th through November 2nd plus October 28th, 29th, and 30th. It opens every night at 7 pm and closes on Friday and Saturday nights at midnight. It closes weeknights at 10 pm. The four attractions are Horror High, Gold Miners Revenge, Clown Town, and Zombie Infirmary.
Jack and Jill’s Haunted Hill - 4907 W. Bell Rd., Glendale, AZ 85308.
Jack and Jill’s Haunted Hill general admission tickets are $12. The attraction is open Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights in October from October 4th through November 2nd plus the dates of the 29th, and 30th. They close at 10 pm Sunday through Thursdays or 12 am on Friday and Saturday. Now in its fifth year you should expect to be terrified here.
For those who live west of Phoenix in Mesa, there are a number of local Halloween attractions.
Dark Scares – 1900 East University Drive, Mesa, Arizona 85203.
Dark Scares Hotel operates Friday and Saturday nights from October 18th through November 2nd plus October 20th, 27th, and 31st. Doors open at 7 pm and close at midnight. Ticket are $20. Abandoned by time, Dark Scares will cause you to lose your senses in the dark. What lurks as you weave through the labyrinth in the dark.
Golfland Fright Nights - 155 W. Hampton Ave., Mesa, AZ 85210
Golfland Fright Nights runs a terrifying maze called The Gauntlet Haunted House. It runs Thursday, Friday and Saturday from October 4th through November 2nd plus the 9th. It is open Friday and Saturday from dusk until 12 am. Tickets are $13. Golfland Fright also has miniature golf, race cars ride, laser tag, and the bumper boats.
The House on Camino - 4055 E. Camino, Mesa, AZ.
Mesa also has a haunted garage called House on Camino. This past year, the theme was a haunted motel and the money raised was donated to the Child Crisis Center. This is a charity haunt attraction with free admission. It operates on Octboer 26th, 27th, and 31st from 6 pm until 9 pm. Donations are appreciated.
Crypt Asylum Chaos Maze - 1445 W. Southern Ave., Mesa, AZ 85202.
Located just off US 60 in the Fiesta Mall parking lot is three haunted attractions. The Crypt, The Asylum, and the all new Chaos Maze. Tickets are $15 for one attraction, $20 for two plus $5 for the Chaos Maze. Attractions are open September 27-28, October 4-6, 9-13, 16-20, 23-31, and November 1-2. Hours are 7 pm until midnight on Friday and Saturday or 10 pm on other nights.
Sanctum of Horror - 2055 S. Power Rd., Mesa, AZ 85209.
Located at Power Square Mall is Sanctum of Horror. It is open Friday and Saturday night, October 11-12, 18-19, 25-26, plus Halloween night and November 1st. Doors are open from 7 pm until 10 pm. Tickets are $12.
AZ Field of Screams - 5726 N. 75th Ave., Glendale, AZ 85303.
Walk through a dark cornfield. Careful, they are waiting for you. Where can you run? Expect to be terrified at Field of Screams. Tickets are $16. Attraction is open from 7 pm until 11 pm. Visit every Friday and Saturday from October 4th through the 26th plus Halloween night.
Tucson Haunted Houses
The Slaughter House – 1102 West Grant Road, Tucson, AZ
Attraction has four haunted houses and areas for the kids. It prides itself in being something that will “scare you to your core.” The Tucson Screamers’ put together an annual haunted house for charity. Previously, the Screamers ran a haunted house known as Phobia. The Slaughter House sells tickets at $21 for the four attractions Twisted Tree Mortuary, Carnevil, The Boiler Room, and City Meats. The most extreme haunt of these is City Meats. They also have Apocalypse ticket for $25 or all 4 plus Apocalypse for $35. The Apocalypse allows you to shoot Zombie’s as you make your way through the attraction. Slaughter is open Thursday, Friday, and Saturday from September 27th through November 2nd plus the 13th, 20th, ad 27th. Doors open at 7 pm until 10 pm, 11 pm, or midnight.
Terror in the Corn - 17000 W. Ajo Way, Tucson, AZ 85735.
Frightening possibilities await as you enter a Haunted Cornfield. Attraction is professionally designed with live actors and scary props. Check out the flashlight corn maze and zombie paintball. Visit Friday and Saturday nights on October 4-5, 11-12, 18-19, and 25-26. Also open on the 24th for college night and Halloween night the 31st. Doors open around 6:30 pm until midnight. Tickets on most nights are $13.
Flagstaff Haunted Houses
Sorry we did not locate any houses in Flagstaff for 2013. Otherwise, it’s two hours to enjoy the Phoenix haunted houses and four hours to party it up in the haunted houses in Las Vegas. Best we can do for you.
Yuma Nightmares Haunted House - 15485 S. Avenue 4-E, Yuma, AZ
Attraction is open October 17-19, 24-26, and 31 through November 2nd. Doors are open from 7 pm until 9 pm. Tickets are $4 on Thursday nights, $5 on Friday, and $6 on Saturday.
Best Haunted Houses in Arizona
- 13th Floor Haunted House | 2814 W. Bell Road, Phoenix, Arizona 85053
- Fear Farm | Phoenix, Arizona
- Chambers of Fear | 11340 W. Bell Road, Surprise, Arizona 85378
- America’s Original Scream Park | Scottsdale, Arizona
- Jack and Jills Haunted Hill | 4237 W. Thunderbird Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85029
- Dark Scares | 1061 N. Dobson Road, Mesa, Arizona 85201
- The Gauntlet Haunted House at Golfland | Mesa, Arizona
- The House on Camino | Mesa, Arizona
- Magic Screams – Hot Springs, Arizona
- The Slaughter House | Tucson, Arizona
- AZ Field of Screams (corn maze) | Glendale, Arizona
- NightFall | Tucson, Arizona
- Tucson Haunt | 606 S Star Ave., Tucson, Arizona 85719
- Terror in the Corn
- Haunted House and Hayride
- Crypt Asylum
- AZ Field of Screams
- Nightmare on 7th Street
- Ghostly Gallows
- Yuma Nightmares
Nearby Haunted Attractions
Sometimes the best haunted house for you is across the Arizona state line. If you find yourself near the boundary with another state, or that is where the nearest metropolitan area is, there may be a haunted house that’s worth visiting there. I have found these close states with haunted attractions for visitors to also consider in addition to the Arizona haunted houses.
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