Baltimore haunted houses are some of the scariest in the United States. Plan a great scary night out with your spouse, date, or friends. Expect to be terrified at these haunted attractions. For the price of an Orioles ticket you can be part of the action as you come face to face with terror. Most use animatronics, great props, Hollywood sets, and actors with makeup beyond belief. You will be frightened. Find all the haunted houses, trails, corn mazes, hayrides, and Halloween fun attractions in the Baltimore area including the nearby Six Flags Fright Fest.
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The ghosts around Baltimore are always in a particularly foul mood around Halloween. Why? The first frost in Baltimore is usually October 29. They know the cold weather is coming. And they take it out on visitors to their Halloween haunted houses every year.
301 Devil’s Playground - Galena, MD
Open every Friday and Saturday nights beginning around the middle of October. 301 Devil’s Playground is the scariest place wIth 3 terrifying attractions: The Barn Of Torture, 3-D Phobia and The House Of Hell. Plus, music, food, merchandise, lots of exciting entertainment and much more. The 3 attraction combo ticket is $25.
Anne Arundel County Fair - Crownsville, MD
Sorry folks but given the current virus situation in the local area all events at Anne Arundel appear to be closed. Come back next year and join them for the county fair and their haunted Halloween event. Celebrate Halloween at Anne Arundel with the Haunted Maze, Haunted House, and Haunted Hayride attractions. Join in the fun and celebrate their 32nd year anniversary. Open Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights from early October. Tickets are $15.
Bedlam in the Boro - Lineboro, MD
Another year for this great hayride starts every Friday and Saturday nights in early October. 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. Tickets options available at $16-14. 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 is Baltimore’s well known haunt Bennett’s Curse. Now known as the “Krampus In The City”. 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. They give the impression that you will experience the fright of your life. So if true I will put them in the extreme haunted house category.
Cornstalkers Trail of Terror - Waldorf, MD
Open on Friday and Saturday from early October plus added dates near Halloween. They are having 2 attractions this season! Their main attraction, the “Trail of Terror” consists of over 9,000 sq ft of non-stop twists and turns through cornstalk trails, narrow dark hall ways and terrifying rooms! This season, the trails of terror go longer and deeper with Hillbilly’s Homestead as the pure horror that once covered these stadium grounds. Their 2nd attraction, “THE ASYLUM” comes to life as promised, with over 2,400 sq ft of heart pounding terror! Enter the domains of the loss souls, that once roamed these very grounds. The remaining patients here at THE ASYLUM, are eager to greet an play as they look for new patients to join them in the after-life.
Field of Screams - Olney, MD
Field of Screams has four individually priced haunt attractions. Open every Friday and Saturday nights starting late September and most Sunday and Thursday nights. 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. 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.
HallowFest at Six Flags America - Mitchelleville, MD
Opening night is in early October. Open every Saturday and Sunday plus some other dates in October. HallowFest is the weekend Halloween event at Six Flags America. Ticket prices vary but generally are around $42 – 55 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. They have take extraordinary measures to insure guest safety during the current virus situation. Social distancing, hand stations, no indoor mazes, and a limited number of actors are but a few of the changes for this year.
Kim Krypt Haunted Mill - Spring Grove, PA
Attraction opens up around the middle of September. Back again and even better. Five attractions based on 60 acres. Opens and runs Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights. They have single attraction prices for $14-18 or a variety of combo attraction tickets starting at $40. Attractions include Terror Trail, Haunted Mill, House of Eyes, and Maws Crazy Maze. Generally opens at 6 PM.
Laurel’s House of Horrors - Laurel, MD
Legends of the Fog - Aberdeen, MD
Legends opens starting late September. 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, Saturday and some Sunday nights. Tickets combo available to go through the 4 haunted attractions. Doors open at 6:30 pm. Concessions stand is available on premises.
Nightmare’s Haunted House - Laurel, DE
Nightmare’s returns for fun Friday and Saturday nights in October. On the southern edge of Delaware in Laurel lies Nightmare Productions. They ask that visitors make a donation to support their charities. The attraction is open every Friday and Saturday nights. Doors open at 7:30 pm. Find out what all the screams are about.
The Cox’s Point Haunted Mansion - Essex, MD
Sorry folks but this popular haunt has now permanently closed.
The Haunted Dungeon - Edgemere, MD
Sorry folks but given the current virus situation this haunt will not be open this fall. They expect to reopen in 2021. 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 $17. Back for 2019 is a haunted hayride.
The Nevermore Haunt - Baltimore, MD
The Nevermore Haunt is a haunted attraction unlike any other you’ve ever experienced. Open 15 nights in October, The Nevermore Haunt offers bizarre and over-the-top sideshow performances nightly, on-site bar serving local craft beers, on site concessions and a haunted house filled with monsters, demons, and ghouls straight from your deepest, darkest fears. Expertly crafted and built from scratch, The Nevermore Haunt is an ever changing and developing Halloween attraction that transports you directly into sordid, macabre visions of Baltimore’s past. Come experience the most realistic and unique haunted house in Baltimore. Enjoy every Friday and Saturday night beginning in early October plus some Sunday nights.
Vampire Manor - Bel Alton, MD
In 1998 they opened the new Manor at its current location in Bel Alton. Vampire Manor is owned and operated by Charles County Dive Rescue, Inc. All proceeds go to benefit non-profit organizations including; Charles County Dive Rescue Inc. (Company 13), the Bel Alton Volunteer Fire Department (Company 10), and drama programs at some of the local county high schools, who provided many of the volunteer actors. Tickets are $15.
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More Fall Activities near Washington DC and Baltimore:
DC Area Oktoberfests
Baltimore Ghost Tours
Baltimore Halloween Events
Washington DC Halloween Events
Thanksgiving in Baltimore
Thanksgiving in Washington DC
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