Funtober lists the best Halloween haunted houses in New Mexico. We have all the 2018 commercial and charity haunted houses, haunted trails, haunted corn mazes, and scream parks in October. Plan a night out with your friends to find some zombies, creatures, vampires, and witches running about the state. Expect to see Hollywood type set designs, air blasters, live actors, and professional makeup.
Also check out our list of the Top 100 Haunted Houses 2017 in America. Is your favorite haunted attraction on the top 10 and top 100 state list?
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Carlsbad Lions Club Haunted House - Carlsbad, NM
Annual charity event hosted by Carlsbad Mall and put on by the local downtown Lions Club and Carlsbad High School Mummers (a local theater group). Small $5 donations accepted.
Dragons House of Horror - Albuquerque, NM
Back again at the State Fairgrounds Expo hall for 2018. It is open every Tuesday through Sunday in October. The scary event opens at 7 pm. Friday and Saturday it closes at 12 am, Sunday nights at 9 pm, and at 10 pm on all other nights. Michael, Jason, Pumpkinhead, and Clown Butcher are back to give you terrifying scares. Open from October 4th through November 3rd.
McCall’s Haunted Farm - Moriarty, NM
Farmer McCall still roams the fields with his axe looking for more victims. McCall’s is open Friday and Saturday nights starting September 28th through October. Doors open at 7 pm. The haunt attractions are The Haunted Cornfield and The Haunted Barn. Tickets are priced for a single haunt or a double haunt ticket. Lots of activities and party type atmosphere every night at McCall’s. Pay a small fee $4.95 to enter the facility and join in the fun without actually paying to go through a scary haunt. Attraction is all updated for 2018.
Quarantine: Origins - Albuquerque, NM
This haunted attraction will not open in 2018. Hosted by Blackout Theater.
Realm of Darkness - Albuquerque, NM
An all new theme and all new scares in this 12,000 square foot scare attraction. Open most nights in October 2018.
Scariest Place On Earth - Albuquerque, NM
A really scary place opens in October. Opens beginning October 12th and runs through October 31st.
Slaughter House - Albuquerque, NM
The season begins on October 5th. Doors open at 6 pm. A low scare runs generally from 6 pm to 7 pm. Full scare starts at 7 pm. Attraction runs Friday and Saturday nights plus a number of additional October dates. General Admission tickets run $25 or low scare $20. You should expect this to be very scary. They even have a one night forfeit attraction that most people can’t make it through. Consider this an extreme haunt.
More Haunted Attractions
If you are on the border with another state, your closest haunted house might not be in New Mexico. Also check these bordering states for more haunted attractions.
Find other fun things to do in New Mexico in October:
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