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Bedlam in the Boro - Lineboro, MD
Another year for this great hayride starts on October 6th. Bedlam in the Boro gives a full entertainment experience with food, games, live entertainment and two haunted attractions. The Old Fashioned Haunted Hayride is 3 miles long as the Grim Reaper is on the prowl. The House of Horror is a 3200 square foot house of bone chilling terror. The haunt has operated for over 20 years. The doors to Bedlam are open from 7:00 pm until 10:30 pm. The dates are every Friday and Saturday nights in October. Tickets options available at $12 and $10 or combo offer at $16. Discount coupons are available online. They also feature a non scary hayride for $8 called the Bedlam Bypass.
Bennett’s Curse - Baltimore, MD
Back again for 2017 just steps from M & T Bank Stadium. Bennett’s Curse is know as the “House of the Vampire”. This might be “the” haunted house attraction to see in Maryland. There are three attractions named Inferno 3D , Sanction of Insanity, and Midieval Underworld. Also see Legends of Halloween. These are brand new and must see attractions at their new location. Doors open at 7 pm. The theme is about what lies beneath in the underworld or hell. Lots of torture, dungeon cells, and diabolical instruments in rooms with incredible monsters. The attractions play well with this theme. Tickets are individual and combo priced for entry into all 4 attractions. Doors close at 11 pm on Friday and Saturday or 10 pm on other nights.
Chesapeake Woods Massacre - Chesapeake City, MD
Attraction is open Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Doors open at 7 pm. They feature over an hour of terror for around $10.
Creekside Manor Haunted House - Williamsport, MD
Opening night is September 29th. Creekside Manor is open Friday and Saturday nights through Halloween. There are 16 rooms of terror. Come see what Mabel has in store for you. The zombies are the security to keep the wolves at bay. A most unusual place indeed. Doors open at 7:30 pm.
Field of Screams - Olney, MD
Field of Screams has four individually priced haunt attractions. The Trail of Terror is 35 minutes roaming the haunted forest where the farmer was once skinned alive by a werewolf. Lusion Manor is the haunted house. Hades Hayride goes through the evil grounds claimed by the underworld. Finally there is Paintball Apocalypse, a ride through zombie infected lands. Field of Screams doors open at 6:30 pm. Tickets range from $15 to $20 per attraction. There is a combo package available at discounted prices.
Fright Fest at Six Flags America - Mitchelleville, MD
Opening night is September 30th. Fright Fest is the weekend Halloween event at Six Flags America. Ticket prices vary but generally are around $41 – 56 for admission. As you might expect in a park this size there are multiple entertainment options. Entertainment includes Blood Moon stunt terror, theater or Magic, and Dead Man’s Party. There are many haunt attractions such as Voodoo Curse, Necroville, Spider Outbreak, Haunting of Hall Manor, Twisted Fair Tales, and many more. Most of the fantastic rides have been re-themed for this event.
Kim’s Krypt Haunted Mill - , MD
Open weekends beginning September 22nd. Kim’s has been operating for over 20 years. Now at their Spring Grove location in PA. Yes there really is a Kim. There are six scary attraction individually prices. Buy and individual ticket for around $14 or save on a combo ticket package for $40 and up. VIP options also available. Opening night has a big party. Attraction is open from 7 pm until 10:30 pm. Lots of history, great scares, guest celebrities and also hearse rides are available.
Legends of the Fog - Aberdeen, MD
Legends opens starting on September 23rd. When the fog came in the land changed. The attractions are Haunted Hayride, Sinister Circus, and Carsins Manor. Legends of the Fog runs on Friday and Saturday nights plus some Sunday nights. Tickets are $30 to go through the 3 haunted attractions. Doors open at 6:30 pm. Concessions stand is available on premises. This is one of the top 100 most popular haunt attractions in the country.
Markoff’s Haunted Forest - Dickerson, MD
Markoff’s Biohazard opens September 29th. It runs Friday and Saturday nights plus some Sunday nights. Advance tickets are around $25 online. Doors open at 7 pm. They also have a zip line and carnival rides available. They feature two trails of terror through their woods plus a number of games, concessions, and rides.
Nightmares from Elmridge - Arbutus, MD
Nightmares from Elmridge has operated for 16 years. They are open rain or shine. Dates are Friday and Saturday nights starting mid-October. Doors are open from 7 pm until 11 pm. Kind of an underground haunted house in downtown Arbutas.
Ocean City Screams Haunted House - Ocean City, MD
Yes OC Screams is now open. Every year evil washes up on the shores of Ocean City. Attraction is open most everyday during the summer and fall. Check website or Facebook for schedule. Tickets are generally $16. Check their web page for special October events and prices.
Screamland Farms - Frederick, MD
Opens up on September 29th. Cumberland Farms runs four attractions every Friday and Saturday night beginning. Doors open at 7 pm. Tickets are $15 for one attraction, $28 for two. Corrupted Corn features inbred misfits, psychic clowns, snake handlers, and lots of bugs and rats. Hayride of Horrors is about zombie carnage. The Barn of Bedlam was an insane asylum that held Hannibal the Cannibal and Chainsaw Charlie. Since their escape it is just a bloodbath. Cumberland also runs many daytime activities in the fall including their corn maze, giant slides, playground, cart track, and Zombie Paintball.
The Cox’s Point Haunted Mansion - Essex, MD
Half-off admission opening night October 6th. Cox’s Point has a long history in the Maryland area. It has been running since 1968. They advertise as the oldest non-profit haunted attraction in the country. Tickets are $10. In 2017 it will operate from 7 pm until 11 pm. They are open Friday and Saturday nights.
The Haunted Dungeon - Edgemere, MD
Season begins on September 29th. Doors are open from 6 pm until 11 pm every Friday and Saturday in October. This has been a local haunt for over 30 years that just keeps getting better and more scary. It takes well over one hour to tour the haunt that includes a walk through a terrifying woods, a step into the world of dungeons, and across a historical battlefield that dates back to 1812. Expect to meet the likes of Michael Myers, Freddy Krueger, and Hannibal Lector. Maybe even a clown or possessed doll awaits you. Definitely a fun adult experience. They also have food, drinks, hot chocolate, and kids things to do including trick or treat and not so scary fun times for kids on certain nights. Tickets only $15.
Trimper’s Haunted House - Ocean City, MD
Open now and all year [maybe]. The last remaining Bill Tracy attraction left in the world. Built in 1964 it continues to scare thousands of visitors each fall. Now celebrating over 50 years it is only open weekends in the fall. Check their website and call to confirm they are open the day (not night) you want to go. The attraction has some hours available all year. Interesting business model. They seem to open when they want with no advance notice. Best to call or if visiting the boardwalk then check their door.
Additional Haunted Houses
There’s great haunted attractions all around Maryland. So if you live near the border of another state, consider also searching through these states for more haunted houses.
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