Locate local 2017 Halloween haunted houses in Michigan at the Funtober directory of haunted attractions. Funtober lists all the current haunted houses, haunted hayrides, haunted trails, haunted corn mazes and more this Halloween season. Expect to find all the states wolverines, zombies, devils, vampires, witches, and aliens including some Spartans and maybe a buckeye or two.
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Bates Saw Mill of Torture - Millington, MI
Opens this season on September 29th. The Bates Saw Mill is a 20,000 square foot attraction with 30 scenes based around a man with an appetite for human flesh. Yes bloody and gory is the norm. It runs Friday and Saturday nights through the end of October. The times are from 7:30 pm to 11 pm. Tickets are $20 for their combo ticket.
Blake’s Halloween - Armada, MI
Blake’s has operated the farm, greenhouses, and cider mill for over 20 years. This is one of the largest cider mills and activity centers in Michigan. I used to live near Detroit and this became one of our family’s favorites in the fall. Blake’s Halloween runs every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday night. They have a live DJ, food tent, and free cider and donuts. Also enjoy outdoor movies and bonfires under the stars every night. The haunted attractions are Spookyland 3D Maze, Zombie Paintball Safari, 3-Story Haunted Barn, and the Nighttime Spooky Hayride. Tickets have several pricing combinations based on how many attractions you want to go through. Add attractions for more or children and Sunday for less. I highly recommend Blake’s for lots of fun.
Darksyde Acres Haunted House - Jonesville, MI
Darksyde Acres is open beginning September 16th. Darksyde Acres with 38 acres and 70,000 square feet is one of the biggest haunted houses in Michigan. It features 7 attractions full of mazes, monsters, and mayhem. Open Friday and Saturday nights. They have a nightly bonfire, refreshment stands, and a gift shop. Tickets are $20 for the combined Catacombs, Rusthole, and Dark Abyss attractions. Tickets are just $20 for 2017. All 5 attractions included. Box office opens at 7:30 pm and closes at 12:00 am.
Erebus - Pontiac, MI
Erebus is named after “the darkness beneath the earth which the dead must pass through to get to hades.” Sounds a little scary and it is. Open since 2000, Erebus Haunted House is nationally recognized as one of the largest and scariest haunted houses in Michigan and the country. It is 4 stories of state of the art special effects terror. Lots of zombies, ghouls, and creatures of the underworld. At Erebus you can expect to travel the terrifying journey through Dr. Colber’s time machine. View experimental surgery, the dead stalking the living, and extremely long outside wait lines to enter. The fall season for Erebus opens late September. Sunday times are from 6 pm to 11pm, Friday’s and Saturday’s until 1 pm and the rest of the week from 7 pm to 11 pm.
Exit 13 Haunted House - Mt Morris, MI
Doors open at 7 pm on Friday and Saturday and 8 pm on other nights. They are open every Friday and Saturday beginning in September plus Thursday and Sundays in October. Completely renovated this year with all new horrors around every turn.
Forest of Fear - Caledonia, MI
The Kentwood Jaycee’s Forest of Fear. Doors open at dusk. Runs Friday and Saturday nights in October. Attraction has been frightening locals for over 10 years. Lots of monsters and creatures as you progress on your self guided interactive walk through of haunted woods and swamps.
Ghost Farm of Kingsley - Kingsley, MI
Season begins on October 6th. Haunt is open every Friday and Saturday nights in October from 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm. The family has been putting on their fantastic haunt since 2010. Their haunted trail featured attraction is the Ravencrow’s Revenge Haunted Walk with their unfriendly witch and infestation of crows. New for 2017 is The Cursed Barn and Gravely Greenhouse. Also they have special kids versions of their famed attractions. Check their website for details. All three haunts for one $15 ticket.
Haunted Adventure at Turkeyville - Marshall, MI
Haunt Adventure starts October 7th. Cornwell’s turkeyville is open Saturday and Sunday in October. Tickets are $10. They feature a corn maze, Ghoulish Hay Ride, House of Illusions, and a Spooky Train Ride. Also check out the pumpkin patch. They are open 11-5 pm on Sunday and 12-6 pm on Saturday.
Haunted Farm of Terror - Lenox Twp, MI
Attraction season opens September 22nd. The Haunted Farm of Terror has operated for over 15 years on this 20 acre farmland. There is both a haunted hayride and haunted house. There is also a Road Kill Café and Gift Shop onsite. Some say ” the haunted hayride is to die for”. The attractions run every Friday and Saturday plus additional dates in October. Doors open at 7 pm and close at 1 am on Friday and Saturday and 11 pm on other nights. Tickets are $25 for the combo 2 attraction ticket or $17 for individual attractions. They also have a zombie paintball shoot.
Jackson’s Underworld - Jackson, MI
Scary season starts on September 15th. Stop by Jackson’s Underworld for an exciting and modern scary haunt. This is a 30,000 square foot haunt filled with fantastic scenes and scary animatronics that takes about 40 minutes to complete. Tickets online are priced at $25 for Extreme Haunt or $20 for PsychoVisiion 3D or combo for $40. It opens at 7 pm and closes on Friday and Saturday at 1 am and all other nights at 11 pm. Check their website as opening times may vary. Open lots of additional nights in October including every night the last two weeks.
Niles Scream Park - Niles, MI
The fun starts beginning September 15th. Niles Haunted House has 44 acres and 150 to 200 scary actors to scare the yell out of you. The waiting area has photo opportunities, a paintball shooting gallery, and a basketball shoot. Niles is open Friday and Saturday nights plus Sundays in October. The doors open at 8 pm in September and 7 pm in October. Tickets have several individual attraction prices or choose one of several cost saving combo options. Combo prices range from $25-35. One of the top haunts in the country.
Panic at Pine Stump Hollow - St Clair, MI
It takes about 30 minutes to go through Panic at Pine Stump Hollow. It runs on Friday and Saturday. Doors are open from dusk to midnight.
Past Tense After Dark - Lapeer, MI
Opens this season on September 22nd. What happened at the hotel? Learn more at the 3 haunts that make up Past Tense After Dark. This attraction features the Hayride of Despair, the Corn Maze of Fear, and the House of Horror. The combo ticket is available. It runs every Friday and Saturday from late September. The doors open at 8 pm. Past Tense also runs family events including a fall festival, Halloween events, a country store, a corn maze, cider mill, flowers, and Christmas activities. Worthwhile fall excursion for the family during any fall weekend. Especially nice drive when the leaves are changing.
Saint Lucifer’s Screampark - Flint, MI
St. Lucifer’s Haunted Asylum is located in Playland Park. Check their website as the opening varies from 7 pm or 8 pm depending on the date. Tickets available for St. Lucifer’s Haunt Asylum and 13 Feet Under attraction. Open every Friday and Saturday from late September plus some Thursdays and Sundays in October.
Scream in the Dark - Traverse City, MI
Haunted Trail opens September 1st with full rides and opening September 29th. Open every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights in October. Only $5 for Haunted Trail and Wagon Ride. Only $15 for combo package including above plus Swamp of Suffering, Pandemonium, and Delirium.
Shawhaven Haunted Farm - Mason, MI
Shawhaven Haunted Farm opens September 29th. It is open on Friday and Saturday nights from 7 pm to 11 pm. Tickets available for Samara’s Boarding House, Wagons of Fear, and Dead Maze Corn Maze. They have individual and combo ticket prices for all three. They also have a non-scary corn maze ticket for $5 or a Last Ride scare for $4. This attraction has been running for over 12 years. Shawhaven Farm has a great daytime corn maze and pumpkin patch.
Slaugherhouse Adventure & Corn Maze - Fowlerville, MI
Slaughterhouse Adventure is described as a blood bath and beyond for their 30 minute ride. It is located at 5781 Grand River, Fowlerville, Michigan, 48836. It is open every Friday and Saturday in October between 7:30 pm until the last body falls. It opens late September. Expect to experience a tree falling, killer chase scene, flying saucers, a dragon, car wreck, machine gun, and a 40 foot firewall. Tickets available for the Slaughterhouse attraction, the Haunted Maze and the Haunted Hayride ticket. Parking is free. Slaughterhouse Adventure has all new scenes and scares for 2017. New this year is their separate attraction Jigsaws Escape Room.
Slaughtered at Sundown - Romeo, MI
Haunt starts scary fun on September 29th. There is both a Haunted House and Haunted Hayride at Slaughtered at Sundown. Doors open at 7 pm. Tickets are $15 for each attraction or both for $25. You can wear costumes but no masks at Slaughtered. Slaughtered at Sundown is open Friday and Saturday nights. Lots of events and activities including a live radio broadcast most weekends.
Terror at Tee Lake - Lewiston, MI
Tee Lake Resort operates a Drive Thru musical haunt attraction, a haunted house, and a themed Witch’s cottage rental during Halloween season. The drive thru is free. The haunted house is a $5 donation. Have fun with their two night cottage rental. The drive thru and cottage attraction is open October 1-31. The haunted house is open from 7 pm to 10 pm during select nights in October.
Terror on 27 - Ashley, MI
Do not take a wrong turn onto Terror on 27. There are three attractions. Insanity is the original house of terror now featuring a tunnel of delirium which takes you to the gates of hell. Entanglement is a mineshaft featuring a waterfall of blood. Animosity is a haunted maze attraction. Terror on 27 runs Friday and Saturday nights plus the last couple of Sundays in October. The times are Sunday from 7 pm to 10 pm and Friday and Saturday until midnight.
Terrorfied Forest - Pinckney, MI
Lots of terror starting on September 22nd. The Terrorfied Forest is almost a one mile 40 minute walk. Tickets are $10 for the Manor at Hillcrest Sanitarium and $20 for the Forest. A combo ticket is $25. The dates are Friday and Saturday starting plus some added Sunday and weekday dates near Halloween in October. The times are 8 pm to midnight on Friday and Saturday and until 10 pm on all other nights.
The Crypt Haunted House - Burton, MI
Experience the black hole of The Crypt Haunted House. An in your face haunted place with actors, state of the art sound and special effects. Genesee County’s scariest haunt. Tickets are $18. Attraction runs dusk to midnight on Friday and Saturday or until 11 pm on other nights.
The Fear Factory - Mt Clemens, MI
This haunt may be closed for 2017. Its popular Gibraltar Trade Center location in Mount Clemens has recently been sold and closed. We have not seen any updates for The Fear Fear Factory.
The Haunt - Walker, MI
Opens this year on September 29th. Rated as one of Michigan’s best attractions The Haunt is open Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights. Doors open at 7 pm. The Haunt is a terror filled 20,000 square foot compound of fear. Open for more than 15 years it expects to make you scream. It all begins September 30th. There are several ticket options at varying prices. Check their web page for details. Expanded for 2017 is their 3D experience and new feature ABANDONED, an all new outdoor attraction. Also they have Escape Rooms for groups.
The Haunted Masonic Temple - Bay City, MI
Caution their website appears to have a problem so we are listing their facebook page instead. Located in the Old Masonic Temple building this attraction is sponsored by the Bay Arts Council of Bay City. It is created by over 100 local youths who volunteer their time and energy in creating this wonderful haunt. It is open starting on Friday and Saturday nights in October.
The Realm of Darkness - Pontiac, MI
The Realm of Darkness features the evil wizard and a second complete haunt called House of Nightmares 3-D. The attraction opens late September. Open Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights in September and October plus lots more dates in October. Check their website for a Sunday – Thursday discount coupon. Note there has been real paranormal activity reported on this property.
Trail of Terror - Williamston, MI
Opens their haunted trail on September 29th. Attraction is open Friday and Saturday nights. Featured attractions are the trail and cornmaze. They have a black hole and vortex scene. More new scares for 2017 with new animatronics and scenes with over an hour of laughs and screams.
Tunnel of Terror - Rochester, MI
Opens the night of October 13th. Presented by the Rochester Area Jaycees, Tunnel of Terror is a haunted house maze of mayhem, darkness, and horror. It is open Friday and Saturday nights. The address is at Rochester Municipal Park. Tickets are only $10-13. Check the web page for discount offer.
Village of the Living Dead - Saint Charles, MI
Now open for 30 years. The haunt is open Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights in October. Doors close at midnight on Friday and Saturday or 10 pm on Sunday. Also they have a new Panic Room attraction open by appointment.
Witches of New Salem - Door, MI
Witches runs each Friday and Saturday from September 22nd. The times are dark until done. Tickets available for Haunted Woods and Haunted Cornmaze. Several combo packages available. Lots of corn maze and daytime festival activity during daytime hours for the whole family before the night fright begins. Family Fun activities run different days or times from haunt attraction. Daytime 11:00 am to 6:00 pm on Saturdays and Sundays.
Wyandotte Jaycees Haunted House - Wyandotte, MI
New name and location this October. This annual haunted house is put on by the Wyandotte Jaycees. It is one of the largest and longest running attractions in the area. Fun starts at 7:00 pm and lasts on Friday and Saturday until 12:00 am or 10:00 pm on other nights. The whole community really gets behind this haunt. Lots of scary fun.
More Haunted Houses
If you live in Southern Michigan, there may be a closer haunted attraction to your south if you live near the border. You might want to also check out these states in addition to the Michigan haunted houses.
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