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.
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.
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.
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