Halloween Haunted Houses in Illinois
Funtober lists all the Halloween haunted houses in Illinois. Find all the 2014 haunt attractions including haunted trails, haunted houses, haunted hayrides, scream parks, and more. The 2014 Illinois haunted houses are fantastically frightening and larger than life. Chicago is a big city with scary entertainment to match. We list all the commercial and charity fun houses for October Halloween fun.
Funtober has several Illinois haunts on its list of America’s Best Top 100 Haunted Houses in 2013 (with videos). Where else but Illinois can you find so many zombies, devils, murderers, demons, vampires, and witches with so many haunted houses to stay in.
Scary Illinois Haunted Houses
Chicago Haunted Houses 2014
One of the reasons that ghosts love haunting houses in Chicago is because they don’t have to make any scary noises. The Windy City takes care of that job on its own! There’s so many bodies buried in the Chicago area over the year that there’s an almost endless supply to haunt houses. Funtober recommends you read Chicago’s Best Haunted Houses.
Dungeon of Doom Haunted House – 2701 Deborah Avenue, Zion, IL 60099
Find ghouls, deranged clowns and two floors of fear at the Dungeons of Doom Haunted House. A 40,000 square foot haunt with 80 actors everyday. It takes about 30 minutes to go through the Dungeon of Doom and about another 20 minutes to go through the other two haunt attractions Buried Dead and Alive. This haunt has been scary for over 15 years. Tickets are $25 for multiple attraction scares. It takes between 30-50 minutes to go through the attractions at this ticket level. There are several levels of vip and attraction ticket options. Visit every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from October 4th through the 27th plus the 30th, and 31st.
Fear City - 8240 N. Austin Avenue, Morton Grove, IL 60053
Fear City is two amazing haunts. Tickets are $25 for general admission to the fear attraction. Tickets are $15 for the Fables Studio Carnivale attraction. The combo ticket is $35. This is a 40,000 square foot haunt through the all new Hollywood style indoor scenes. Doors open at 7 pm. Attractions run on October 4-6, 11-13, 17-20, 23-27, and 30-31 plus November 1-2.
Rob Zombie’s Great American Nightmare – at Odeum Expo, 1033 North Villa Ave., Villa Park, IL.
Rock legend and movie maker Rob Zombie brings his Great American Nightmare to Chicago. Three terrific haunted houses named The Lord of Salem in Total Black Out, Haunt of 1,000 Corpses, and The Haunted World of El Superbeasto are all takeoffs from his wildly successful horror films. You just have to love a guy that really gets into his work. He brings a sick, disturbing, bloody, three-dimensional horror that includes a sick demented laughter to his projects. Doors are open 7:00 PM – 12:00 AM on Friday and Saturday nights. Thursday and Sunday hours are 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Tickets are $25 at the gate. Save money and get your discounted tickets online. Read more about this attraction in our blog post “Rock Star Rob Zombie Opens Haunted Houses in Arizona This September“.
September 26, 27
October 3, 4, 10, 11, 12, 16, 17, 18, 19, 23, 24, 25, 26, 30, 31
Disturbia Torment of Fears - 880 W. Lake Street, Addison, IL
Disturbia is the living embodiment of your fears and nightmares. It is a one of a kind haunt. Tickets are $22. It is open Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from October 4-6, 11-13, 17-20, 23-27, 28-31, and November 1-2. Doors open at 7 pm.
Statesville Haunted Prison - 17250 S. Weber Road, Crest Hill, Il 60441
One of the best haunted houses around, Statesville Haunted Prison and City of the Dead have a ticket price of $30 and are well worth the money. The theme is prisoners have rioted and now you are face to face with 100 criminals too evil to die in 23 maximum security cells. No one escapes Statesville. Statesville is open every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from October 2nd to November 2nd. Doors open at 7 pm. Crest Hill is approximately 36 miles from Chicago. This is one of the most popular haunt attractions in the country. Funtober names Statesville the #1 Haunted House in Illinois.
Dates Open 2014:
October 2, 3, 4, 5, 9, 10, 11, 12, 16, 17, 18, 19, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 29, 30, 31
November 1, 2
Asylum Xperiment Haunted Attraction - 1033 North Villa Avenue, Villa Park, IL 60181
Asylum Xperiment is a 45,000 sq. foot attraction located at the Odeum Expo Center. It features 3 haunted attractions and over 100 creatures, zombies, and freaks. Free parking and they have food, refreshments, and beer available. Yes they will scare you. Tickets are $25 to get you into The House, Blackout, and Armageddon. New features include the Tunnel of Terror a gothic chamber, the Apocaliptic Bar, and the graveyard. You can wear costumes however no masks or makeup are allowed. It opens at 7 pm each weekend in October. The open dates are October 4-5, 11-13, 17-20, 24-27, 30-31, plus November 1-2. Doors open at 7 pm and close at midnight on Friday and Saturday or 10:30 pm on other nights. This is a Funtober Favorite 100 and one of the top 100 most popular haunt attractions in the country.
Dream Reapers (permanently closed for 2013)
Eleventh Hour Experience Fear – 1940 George Street, Melrose Park, IL
Eleventh Hour is at an all new location for 2013. It has four haunted houses and two ticket pages. Tickets are $23. Save money and buy online for less. It is open Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights beginning October 4th through November 2nd. The attractions run from 7 pm to 11 pm on Friday and Saturday. All other nights close at 10 pm.
Psychosis Haunted House - 200 N. Springs Street, Elgin, IL 60120
Tickets for Psychosis Haunted House are $16 for this 20,000 square foot haunt. Doors open at 7 pm. Parking is free. Psychosis is open Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights from October 3rd to November 2nd plus the 30th.
Basement of the Dead - 42 West New York Street, Aurora, IL
The two haunt attractions here are Basement of the Dead and Shattered 3D. Visit every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, or Sunday nights from October 4th through November 2nd plus the 30th and Halloween night. Doors open at 7 pm. Tickets are $18 for a single attraction ticket or get both haunts for the combo price of $25. Parking nearby at Hollywood Casino is $4. Warning the city will tow cars not properly parked. This is a Funtober Favorite 100 and one of the top 100 most popular haunt attractions in the country.
Massacre Haunted House - Odyssey Fun World, Naperville, IL 60563
This is a 15,000 square foot attraction with 35 rooms of terror. Visit every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, or Sunday night from October 4th through November 2nd. Tickets are $20 for Massacre Haunted House or Fear City 3D. The combo ticket for $23 includes both haunts. Doors are open 7 pm until midnight on Friday and Saturday or 11 pm on all other nights. A Funtober Favorite 100 this is one of the top 100 attractions in the country.
Six Flags Fright Fest - Gurnee, IL
Great America is one of the Six Flags theme parks located in Gurnee, Illinois about half way between Chicago and Milwaukee. Each October the park re-opens on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday as the ultimate Halloween attraction Fright Fest. It has 5 haunted houses, mazes, shows, midway, food, and lots and lots of rides. They have renamed some of their roller coasters with Halloween themes but others are just too great to change. So if you are into thrills both the haunted houses and roller coasters will put a scare into you. Spend the day, get there early, and bring lots of money. Great America really makes the park a Halloween attractions and has lots of employee-actors dressed to surprise and scare you. Take your entire family, friends, and that special date. Good times will be had by all. Recommended Reading: 5 Travel Tips Six Flags Fright Fest Illinois.
Dates Open 2014:
September 27, 28
October 3, 4, 5, 10, 11, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 24, 25, 26, 30, 31
November 1, 2
Elgin Turners Haunted House - 112 Villa Street, Elgin, IL 60120
Housed in a century old building, Elgin Turner’s has a full bar and food. Tickets are $12 for the Haunted Hall. Enjoy every Friday and Saturday from October 11th to the 26th plus the 20th, 27th, and 31st.
20th District Haunted House, Chicago Police
Souls of the Forsaken - 2205 Stonehaven Road, Plainfield, IL 60586
Chambers of Darkness, Custer Park IL (more info about Chambers of Darkness)
Frightmare Haunted House
Frightmare is located at Haunted Trails Family Entertainment Park at 7759 S. Harlem Ave., Burbank, IL 60459. This two story haunted house is a dark scary maze of the living dead. Tickets are $10 for Frightmare or $25.95 for the entire Haunted Trails themepark. Frightmare opens at 6 pm. It is open October 11-14, 17-20, 24-31. Haunted Trails - It features great miniature golf, go cart racing, baseball batting cages, over 200 video game machines, and Charmin Charley’s Restaurant.
Haunt 31 (yard display) - 340 S. Annandale Dr., Lake on the Hills, IL
Haunt 31 is one of the largest yard haunts in Illinois. Now with over 10,000 visitors each October it features gravedigger, dungeons, electric chairs, hangman, mud creature, and more. It is open every day (weather permitting) from around October 5th through the 31st beginning nightly at dusk. Entry tickets are free but donation are accepted.
Realm of Terror - 421 W Rollins Road, Round Lake Beach, IL 60073
This is the 11th year of fear for Realm of Terror. If you are 21 or over this haunt has a bar serving beer, wine, bombs, shots, and mixed drinks. Realm is open Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from October 4th through 27th plus the 17th, 24th, and Halloween night. Tickets are $25 online.
Enchanted Haunted Trails
This is really three full family entertainment and amusement centers in Illinois.
Burbank - 7759 S. Harlem Avenue, Burbank, IL 60459
Haunted Trails is open every day all year long. They feature batting cages, go karts, miniature golf, rides, a game room, October Haunted House, birthday parties, and restaurants. They are open 10 am to either 10 or 11 pm.
Joilet – 1423 N. Broadway, Joilet, IL
Haunted trails here is open every day all year long. They have batting cages, miniature golf, rides, Laser Tag, go karts, a game room, restaurants, and feature parties.
Lombard – 1103 S Main Street, Lombard, IL
Enchanted Castle is also open everyday. Featured attractions are go karts, Laser Tag, a game room, miniature golf, karaoke, krazy cars, restaurants, and parties.
Creepy Hollow Halloween Fun Park, 24405 S. LaGrange Road, Frankfort, IL
This is a wonderful Halloween Fun Park based at the Dryden Farm. Dryden Farm during the day has hayrides, a corn maze, pumpkins, a barrel ride, petting zoo, moon jump, food, games, and carnival rides. Tickets are $12. At night they feature Creepy Hollow haunted attraction on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from September 27th through October 27th plus the 30th, and 31st. Tickets are $25 for Blood Shed Haunted House. Tickets are $20 for Terror Trail including the Haunted Hayride Maze. Tickets are $18 for the Zombie Hunt Paintball Ride.
Abyss Haunted House
Abyss Haunted House is 20,000 sq. feet of terror for the ticket price of $25 per victim. Open at 7 pm the haunt is open each Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday in October. Dollinger Family Farm is a real haunted house located at the same address. Abyss is located at 7502 East Hansel Road, Channahon, IL 60410.
Hair Razor Haunted Scenes - 6725 W. Devon Avenue, Chicago, IL 60631
Tickets are $12 for Hair Razor. It is open Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights from October 11th through the 27th.
The Catacombs - New for 2013. Open October 11-12, 18-20, 24-27.
St. John Haunted House - 8640 Lake Hills Drive, St. John, IL
Expect to find 70-100 scare actors dressed as zombies, ghouls, ghosts and creatures of the night. This popular haunted attraction is open from 7 pm until 10 pm. Tickets are $15. The attraction runs on October 4-5, 11-12, 18-20, 25-27 and Halloween night.
Canyon Trail Cemetery - 371 Canyon Trail, Carol Stream, IL 60188
One of the best local yard haunts in Chicago. Canyon Trail features a cemetery, graveyard, undead creatures, pumpkins, ghosts, and pumpkinhead animatronics. Free entry to the public but you can donate canned food for a local charity if you wish to help. Opens around October 4th the animatronics run every day in October beginning at dusk.
Lombard Jaycees Haunted House - 356 Yorktown Shopping Center, Lombard, IL
Jaycees run this not for profit haunted houses from 7 pm until 11pm.
Amenti Haunted House, 135 North Second Street, DeKalb, IL 60115
At the Egyptian Theatre, Amenti Haunted House is part theater and part haunt but all scary fun. Doors open at 7 pm each Friday, Saturday and Sunday night on October 18-20, 25-27, plus the 31st to November 2nd. The last about 30 minutes. Tickets are $13.
Abandoned Haunted House Complex (in Wisconsin)
Rockford Haunted Houses
The Forest City was once well known for its elm trees. But they were wiped out by the Dutch Elm disease in the 1950s. The ghosts in the area, who once inhabited its forests, have now moved on to haunting houses.
Karnival of Karnage - Boone County Fair Grounds, Belvidere, IL
Tickets are $12 at the Karnival of Karnage. Doors open at 7 pm every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from October 4th through the 27th.
Springfield Haunted Houses
The soldiers who died during the Civil War still haunt Springfield, the home of Abraham Lincoln. They can be found at a number of haunted houses in the area.
Boo Crew Haunted House, – 6500 Jett Road, Rochester, IL
Tickets are $10 for the Boo Crew Haunted House. Doors are open from 6:30 pm to 10:30 pm. Visit October 4-5, 11-13, 18-19, 25-26.
Auburn Haunted House - 217 N. 5th Street, Auburn, IL
Tickets to Auburn house are $8. It is open October 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, and 26.
Spider Hill at Three Sisters Park - 17189 N. Rt. 29, Chillicothe, IL 61523
Spider Hill has been around for 14 years. Tickets are $15 which gets you into Massacre Mansion, The Trail of Terror, and Fright Night Theater. Spider Hill is open from 7 pm to 11 pm every Friday and Saturday in October.
Auburn Haunted Theater - 110 S. 5th Street, Auburn, IL
Tickets for this haunt are $8 per person. It is open Friday and Saturday nights in October.
Terror on the Square, 119 South 7th Street, Petersburg, IL
Ghost illusions and intense scares create the fright at Terror on the Square. It is open October 4-5, 11-12, 18-20, 25-27, and 31. Doors open at 7 pm. Tickets are $9.
Peoria Haunted Houses
Peoria was one of the most important stages in the Vaudeville circuit. Because of its demographics, it was believed that an act that did well in Peoria would do well throughout mainstream America. As a result, Peoria is home to the ghosts of more than one spirit that had their hopes dashed on the stage.
Spook Hollow & M.C. Manor, 613 LaSalle Blvd., Marquette Heights, IL 61554
Tickets are $20 for the charity haunt Spook Hollow put on by the local Men’s Club for over 30 years. Spook Hollow is open Friday and Saturday on October 11th, 12th, 18th, 19th, 25th, and 26th. Doors are open 7 pm to 11 pm.
Nightmare on Fairgrounds Road, Bureau County IL
Tickets are $8 for Nightmare on Fairgrounds Road attraction. It runs Friday and Saturday from October 4th through the 26th. The times are 7 pm to 10 pm. They have an all new event on October 19th at 10 pm to midnight. Dance of the Living Dead has a $5 cover charge.
Bloomington Haunted Houses
The haunted houses in Bloomington, Illinois are filled with former residents of the area that are upset that have been called Bloomies all their lives.
Terror on Washington Street, 513 E. Washington St., Clinton, IL
Tickets are $9 for the Terror. It is open Friday and Saturday nights October 11-12, 18-19, 25-26, Halloween night, and November 1-2. It is open until 9 pm Halloween night. It is open 7 pm until 11 pm on Friday and Saturday nights. In addition there are friendly ghost tours from 5 pm to 6 pm on Saturday, October 19th and 26th.
Lincoln Jaycees Haunted House, 325 S. Chicago St., Lincoln, IL
The Lincoln Jaycees and Chamber of Commerce have been running haunted houses for many years. Proceeds benefit lots of community causes. Tickets are $9. Doors open at 7 pm.
Dates Open 2014:
October 10, 11, 17, 18, 24, 25, 31
Henry Street Horrors, 18142 4th Park Road, Pontiac, IL 61674
Horrors is held at the Livingston County 4-H Park. Tickets are $10. It runs October 11-12, 18-19, 25-26, and Halloween night. There is also a kids event on October 20th from 1 pm to 5 pm.
Danville Haunted Houses
Environmentalists have haunted houses in Danville for years because, as an important coal mining area, open pit mining was first practiced here.
Halls of Madness, 7857 Illinois Highway 16, Paris IL 61944
All new for 2014 is their outdoor haunt with Sawyers Slaughter Farm and Insanity Woods. Tickets are $10 for Insanity Woods, the main attraction at Halls of Madness. Doors open at 7 pm until midnight on Friday and Saturday or 9 pm on Sunday.
Dates Open 2014:
October 3, 4, 5, 10, 11, 12, 17, 18, 19, 24, 25, 26, 31
Champaign Haunted Houses
You’ll find a mimosa in the hand of every ghost in this city as they celebrate another year of successfully scaring residents of the Champaign area on November 1st.
Gates of Delirium, 115 N. Central St., Gilman, IL
Tickets are $10 for Gates of Delirium. It is open Friday and Saturday nights on October 4-5, 11-12, 18-19, 25-26, and 27, 31. Also open November 1st and 2nd. It is open from 7 pm until 11 pm on Friday and Saturday.
Monticello Railway Museum Ghost Train, Monticello IL
All ages can enjoy the train ride through Camp Creek Hallow with a brief stop at Cemetery Road. Tickets are $7. It is open on October 19th, 20th, 25th, 26th, and 27th. Sunday it runs from 1 pm until 8 pm. It is open from 7 pm to 9 pm on Friday and Saturdays.
Moline Haunted Houses
Every few years, ghosts congregate in Moline to watch the flooding of its neighbor, Davenport Iowa. On these years, the haunted houses around Moline are especially scary!
Torment at Twelve Hundred, 5030 N. 1200th Avenue, Orion, IL
Torment will be open every Friday and Saturday night in October plus Halloween night. Doors are open from 7 pm to 12 am. Torment has been running for ten years.
Terror at Skellington Manor - 420 18th Street, Rock Island, IL
Terror has been haunting the Quad cities for 20 years. Tickets are $15. The attraction is open Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights. Doors open at 7 pm to 12:00 am on Friday and Saturday. Doors close at 10:00 pm on Sunday nights.
Dates Open 2014:
October 3, 4, 5, 10, 11, 12, 17, 18, 19, 24, 25, 26, 30, 31
Asylum of Mad Dreams - 19425 Rt 84 N, Cordova, IL 61242
Asylum tickets are $15. Doors open from 7 pm until 12 am on Friday and Saturday nights. It runs September 27-28, October 4-5, 11-12, 18-19, 25-26, and November 1-2.
Decatur Haunted Houses
The Soybean Capital of the World, Decatur ghosts frequently haunt houses complaining about diarrhea and indigestion due to the over consumption of soy in their past lives.
The Scream Haunted Adventure - 602 N. Mercer Street, Decatur, IL 62523
Scream tickets are $10. Take the Scream and Warehouse Tour ticket for $20. The attraction is open Friday and Saturday nights on October 4-5, 11-12, 18-19, 25-26, plus the 20th, 27th, 30th, and 31st. Also open November 1st and 2nd. Doors open at 7 pm.
More Haunted Houses in Illinois
Quad Cities Haunted Woods – Colona, IL
Night Terror of Effingham - 51 Village Square Mall, Effingham, IL
Night Terror is located inside the Village Square Mall. Tickets are $12. It is open Thursday, October 3rd plus every Friday and Saturday night in October plus Halloween night. Doors open 7-7:30 pm.
Pekin Haunt - Pekin, IL
Located at the Pekin Paintball Park at 14444 Towerline Road, Pekin Il 61554. Tickets to the haunted corn maze are $7. Get a $20 basic or $25 combo package. Hunt the zombies from the battle wagon. It is open on Friday and Saturday from September 27th through October 26th plus Halloween night. Doors are open from 7 pm to 11 pm.
Sandwich Sportsman Club Haunted House - 1011 Hartman Trail, Sandwich, IL
Tickets are $8. It is open October 18th, 19th, 25th, and 26th. Doors open from 7 pm until 11 pm
Scream Scene - 4701 Oakton Street, Skokie, IL 60076
Scream Scene is open on October 4-5, 11-12, 18-19, 25-26, plus the 24th and 31st. Tickets are $9.
Shady Hollow Insane Asylum – Annawan, IL (Permanently closed.)
Sonny Acres Haunted House - 29W310 North Avenue, West Chicago, IL
Sonny Acres Farms runs a wonderful year around farm attraction. During its Fall Festival it operates a Haunted Hayride beginning at 7 pm. The hayride lasts approximately 20 minutes. Tickets are $10. During the day they have pony rides, a kiddie koral, a petting zoo, dizzy zone, a haunted barn, wagon rides, and lots of other fun and food around the farm.
Dates Open 2014:
October 3, 4, 5, 10, 11, 12, 17, 18, 19, 24, 25, 26
St. Patrick’s Haunted High - 366 East Hickory St., Kankakee, IL
Tickets are $8. This is the 13th annual Haunted High School.
Mazon Dungeon of Terror - 416 Grady Street, Joilet, IL
Dungeon of Terror is both a maze and haunted house attraction. It is not for the faint of heart and definitely not for small children. Doors open at 7:00 pm and close Friday and Saturday at 10:00 pm or Sunday at 9:00 pm. Admission tickets are $10.
Dates Open 2014:
October 3, 4, 5, 10, 11, 12, 17, 18, 19, 24, 25, 26, 31
Fables Studios - 8220 N Austin Ave., Morton Grove, IL
Haunted Mansion & Asylum – Bollingbrook, IL (Closed for 2013 season.)
Bushnell Haunted House - Bushnell, IL
Canyon Trail Cemetery - 371 Canyon Trail, Caroll Stream, IL
Chittyville School Haunted House - 401 Chittyville Road, Herrin, IL
Tickets are $15. for Chittyville School or $10 for The Lair. A combo ticket is $20. They are open Friday and Saturday from October 4th through November 2nd. Doors are open from 7 pm until midnight.
Fear Fest - 6512 Manchester Road, South Beloit, IL 61080
Fear Fest features a haunted barn and haunted hayride. Tickets are $12. Doors are open Friday and Saturday from 7 pm until 11 pm. Doors close at 10 pm on Sunday.
Dates Open 2014:
October 3, 4, 5, 10, 11, 12, 17, 18. 19, 24, 25, 26, 31
Frankfort Jaycees Haunted House - 19820 S. Harlem Avenue, Frankfort, IL
The Jaycees again are putting on Motel Massacre at the Harlem Crossing Shopping Center. They are open Friday and Saturday on October 4-5, 11-12, 18-19, 25-26, plus the 31st and November 1st. Door are open from 8 pm to 11 pm. Admission tickets are $12.
Fright High - Abingdon, IL
Fright High is the largest indoor attraction within 100 miles. Tickets are $7. Attraction is open Friday and Saturday nights from September 27th through November 2nd plus Sunday nights on the 20th and 27th and also Halloween night. Doors open at 7 pm.
Fright Night - 106 W. Market Street., Forest City, IL
Fright night has four separate haunt attractions. The tickets are $8 each or a $20 combo ticket package. The attractions are the Church, Skinner House, The Trail, and Crazy Cage. Attraction is open every Friday and Saturday from September 27th through November 2nd plus Halloween night. Doors open at 7 pm.
Halloween Fest - 48W508 Hinckley Road, Big Rock, IL
The Fest called Franks Haunted House is held at Plowman’s Park on Saturday, October 25th from 5 pm until 9:30 pm. Do not forget to ride the hayride.
Giffords Halls of Terror - Clifton, IL
Jonamac Haunted Corn Maze - 19412 Shabbona Road, Malta, IL
The Jonamac Orchard holds its Haunted Corn Maze on October 4-5, 11-13, 18-19, 25-26. It is open from dark until 10:30 pm. Tickets are $10.
Haunted Forest Walk - 2600 Center Drive, Woodridge, IL
The hayrides depart from the Community Center. Parking is available at the Public Library or Village Hall. Tickets are $7. Attraction is open on October 25th and 26th from 6:30pm to 9:30 pm plus an additional time of 1 pm to 3 pm on Saturday.
Haunted Haven - Corner of Route 40 and Grennan Road, Rock Falls, IL
Tickets are $10. The attraction is open Friday and Saturday nights on October 4-5, 11-12, 18-19, 25-26 and November 1-2 plus Halloween night. Doors open at 7 pm.
Funtober also has information on separate pages about corn mazes, pumpkin patches, ghost tours, and home haunts.
Arlington Heights – Drury Lane Cemetery 619 N. Drury Ln., Arlington Hgts.
Algonquin – Halloween Town 1821 Hartley Drive, Algonquin
Evergreen Park – Resurrection Graveyeard Haunted House
Huntley – Holiday Habits 10716 Wheatlands Way, Huntley
Lake in the Hills – Haunt 31 at 340 S. Annandale Drive, Lake in the Hills
Maple Park – The House at 316 at 316 W. DeKalb Drive, Maple Park
Maryville – Distant Screams 805 Woodland Dr., Maryville
Plainfield – Haunted Plainfield 14431 General Drive, Plainfield
Sullivan – Sheer Terror 29 Lakeside Villa, Sullivan
Dream Reapers – Chicago, IL
Dungeon of Doom – 2701 Deborah Avenue, Zion, IL 60099
Fear City Chicago – 8240 Austin Avenue, Morton Grove, IL 60053
Disturbia Torment of Fears – 880 West Lake Road, Addison, IL 60101
Statesville Haunted Prison – 17250 S Weber Rd., Lockport, IL 60441
Cronicles of the Cursed Sink Hole – Chicago, IL
Eleventh Hour Experience Fear – Elk Grove, IL
Psychosis Haunted House – Elgin, IL
Basement of the Dead – 42 West New York Street, Aurora, IL 60506
Massacre Haunted House – 3440 Odyssey Court, Naperville, IL 60563
Evil Intensions Haunted House – Elgin, IL
Six Flags Fright Fest – Gurnee, IL
Elgin Turner’s Haunted House – Elgin, IL
20th District Chicago Police Haunted House – Chicago, IL
Souls of the Forsaken – Plainfield, IL
Doorway N Doom – Ford Heights, IL
Chambers of Darkness – 35332 Grant Avenue, Custer Park, IL 60481
Frightmares Haunted House – Burbank, IL
Haunt 31 – Lake in the Hills, IL
Realm of Terror – 421 West Rollins Rd., Round Lake Beach, IL 60073
Worth Park District Haunted House – Worth, IL
Lombard Jaycees Haunted House – Lombard, IL
Haunted Trails Joilet – Joilet, IL
Haunted Trails Burbank – Burbank, IL
Enchanted Castle Lombard – Lombard, IL
Creepy Hallow Halloween Fear Park – Frankfort, IL
Reapers Realm – Hammond, IL
Abyss Haunted House – Channahon, IL
Hair Razor Haunted Scenes – Chicago, IL
St. Pascals Haunted House – Chicago, IL
ScareFest A Trilogy of Terror – St. Louis, Missouri
Skully’s Family Fun – Oswego, IL
Amenti Haunted House – 135 North 2nd Street, Dekalb, IL 60115
Abandoned Haunted House – Mt. Pleasant, Wisconsin
Fear Asylum – Belvidere, IL
Screamatorium – Popular Grove, IL
Karnival of Karnage – 8791 Illinois 76, Belvidere, IL 61008
Boo Crew Haunted House – Berry, IL
Auburn Hills Haunted House – Auburn, IL
Spider Hill Three Sisters Park – Chillicothe, IL
Psychotic Behaior Auburn Haunted Theater – Auburn, IL
Terror on the Square – Petersburg, IL
Spook Hollow – Marquette Heights, IL
The Haunted Infirmary – Bartonville, IL
Nightmare on Fairgrounds Road – Princeton, IL
Table Grove Haunted House – Table Grove, IL
Robertson Family Cemetery – Creve Coeur, IL
Terror on Washington Street – Clinton, IL
Henry Street Horrors – Pontiac, IL
Tilson Haunted House – Tilson, IL
Halls of Madness – Paris, IL
Nightmare Pavillion Haunted House – Mahomet, IL
Gates of Delirium – Gilman, IL
Ashmore Estates Haunted – 22645 E County Road 1050 North, Ashmore, IL 61912
Monticello Railway Museum Ghost Train – Monticello, IL
Torment at Twelve Hundred – Orion, IL
Terror at Skellinton Manor – 420 18th Street, Rock Island, IL 61201
Asylum of Mad Dreams – Cordova, IL
The Scream Haunted Adventure – Decatur, IL
Shotgun Manor – Sullivan, IL
Asylum Xperiment Haunted Attraction – 1033 North Villa Ave., Villa Park, IL 60181
Additional Haunted Attractions
The proximity of St. Louis haunted houses to some Illinois residents is the perfect example of why a haunted house in one of the following states may be close to you than any of the Illinois haunted houses.
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