Boo At The Zoo - New Orleans, LA
The Audubon Nature Institute runs an annual Halloween event called Boo at the Zoo. It is 3 days of spooky fun at the Audubon zoo. It runs Friday, Saturday, and Sunday October 25th, 26th, and 27th, 2019. A safe, fun-filled Halloween event for children up to age 12, featuring Trick-or-Treat Lane, a Ghost Train, a haunted house, activities, entertainment, and more. Bring your little ghosts and goblins to Boo at the Zoo! Featuring Trick-or-Treat Lane with candy, a Ghost Train (which can be scary for children and adults), a haunted house (scary and non-scary), games, entertainment, and more. All games and treats, except concessions, are free with admission. Tickets are $20.
Dark Woods - Natchitoches, LA
Dark Woods is open Friday and Saturday nights starting September 27th, 2019. It runs through November 2nd. Also open additional nights Halloween week. Dead Fall Trail, a nightmare of carnage, winding over 1/3 mile, where havoc is unleashed as guests navigate a portion of the derelict woods, falling victim to cruel creatures and deplorable killers. Noodle, Piggy, Stumpy and Karver woke up an evil entity deep in Louisiana’s pine-hill forests. Now they water the ground with blood to feed the evil spirit from another time and place. After wrecking the boneyard and awakening spirits from generations past, the brothers’ menagerie of trapped and tormented souls leer from the shadows, waiting to ensnare the unwary traveler. Dark Woods Haunted Attractions present an immersive themed experience with character actors, detailed costuming, realistic sets and Hollywood-style special effects.
Dark Woods - Natchitoches, LA
Dark Woods presents an all new Dark Carnival 3D version in 2019. Tickets are just $20 for this amazing 4000 square foot scary attraction. Open every weekend in October plus added dates the week before Halloween.
Evil Visions Haunted House - Monroe, LA
Evil Visions opens weekends early October 2019. Ever been in a coffin? The Coffin Ride at Evil Visions Haunted House gives you the opportunity to go from the funeral parlor to the grave. The Haunted House attraction provides a portal into the evil darkness. Friday and Saturday night hours are 7 pm to 12 a.m. It runs every Friday through Sunday nights.
New Orleans Nightmare - New Orleans, LA
13th Floor present the all new New Orleans Nightmare. They are located at the former House of Shock location. They are open every Friday and Saturday starting late September 2019. They also are open most nights the two weeks before Halloween. Tickets range from $19.99 to $29.99. Lots of combo’s and VIP’s available. Attractions are Slaughterhouse 3D, Mini Escape, Museum Macabre and Cursed VooDoo.
Rise Haunted House - Hammond, LA
The Rise Haunted House returns again for 2019. Their story features a hidden laboratory where wild experimentation was performed to create the walking dead. There are three haunted attractions totaling 10,000 square feet of fear. The Rise Haunted House unleashed the dark souls that invite you inside. Next is the Rise Asylum and then the Rise Hayride. Operation Deadly Assault Zombie Paintball has moved 300 feet and is run by Southern Extreme Adventures which features a paintball hayride as you hunt the undead. Doors open at 7 pm.
The 13th Gate - Baton Rouge, LA
Doors open for the season on September 27th, 2019. They are open most Thursday through Sunday nights in October. Do you like snakes? The 13th Gate has live snakes, a crematory oven, a 40,000 square foot haunted house, 13 indoor and outdoor scenes, and about 100 scary actors. This is one of the best haunted houses in Louisiana and for years one of the best in the country. Tickets are $30. Doors open at 6:30 pm. The 13th Gate has opening night specials online. This is one very scary haunt. Consider it on the extreme side. The people who run 13th Gate also run Necropolis 13 across the street. See both attractions for $35 on the same night. It is a separate attraction using the same ticket booth in the area. This made the Funtober Favorite 100 list of the top 100 most popular haunt attractions in the country. 13th Gate has over 104000 Facebook likes.
The Devil’s Knot Haunted Trail - Haughton, LA
We are a haunted walking trail. We have a carnival themed arena area with thrills and fun things to do also delicious foods and nonalcoholic beverages to enjoy. We will do camp out scares and other fright nights thru out the year. They are open Friday and Saturday nights from October 18th through November 2nd plus added dates near Halloween. Tickets are $15.
The Haunted Ship USS Orleck - Lake Charles, LA
The Haunted Ship is back for 2019. The USS Orleck was built in 1944. It is now a naval museum that turns into one of the most scary haunted attractions in Louisiana. They still have their museum tours and black light laser tag events. Opens starting late September 2019. They run every Friday and Saturday night in October. Tickets are just $15. The Museum will once again open its hatches to thrill seekers, revelers, and Halloween enthusiasts for what will be another year of Haunted Ship excitement beginning the last weekend in September.
The House of Shock - Jefferson, LA
After 25 years the very popular The House of Shock has permanently closed. At the same location is a new haunt owned by the nationally popular haunt group 13th Floor. They will be known as New Orleans Nightmare. We list them as a separate haunt.
The Mortuary - New Orleans, LA
The Mortuary City of the Dead opens late September 2019 from 6:15 pm until 11 pm most nights. They prey on the various fears and phobias that scare people. Expect to become terrified. Tickets are $30 for general admission. There are other ticket options and specials on their web page. Open every Friday and Saturday nights in October plus lots of dates near Halloween. Check their web page. Since The Mortuary first opened its doors as a haunted attraction in 2007, it has been featured on the top ghost hunting shows including Discovery Channel’s Ghost Lab, Syfi Channel’s Ghost Hunters & Ghost Hunter’s International, The Travel Channel’s Ghost Adventures and featured as one of America’s Scariest Attractions! It’s the perfect setting for a one-of-kind adrenaline pumping, nail-biting haunted house experience! The property is surrounded by actual graveyards known in New Orleans as “The Cities Of The Dead.” Now add to what is undoubtedly a very scary environment to begin with, state of the art animatronics, theatrical sets, movie quality makeup, over-the-top special effects, unusual themes and details adds up to experiencing one of the most terrifying Halloween haunts ever.
Tree Farm Massacre - Leesville, LA
The haunt opens late September 2019. This is a Louisiana horror trail that takes about 45 minutes to walk through. They also feature a separate Zombie Hunt and Clown House. Tickets are $10-20 per person for each attraction or $40 for a combo ticket. Gates are open from 7 pm until Midnight most open nights. They are open every Friday and Saturday plus additional nights before Halloween.
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