Funtober lists all the scary Halloween haunted houses in North Carolina for 2018. We have the dates, hours, and locations for all the haunted houses, haunted trails, haunted corn mazes, scream parks, and more in our directory. Spend a night out with your friends visiting with Freddy and Jason plus the vampires, ghosts, creatures, zombies, and clowns in your local area. We have separate attraction links and listings for haunted houses USA, haunted corn mazes, haunted trails, haunted zombie paintball, haunted forests, haunted hayrides, and ghost tours.
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Boogerwoods - Rockwell, NC
Open Friday and Saturday nights beginning October 13th. A Halloween event this haunted trail takes about 35 minutes to complete. It has been raising money for over 40 years with proceeds benefiting cystic fibrosis research this year. Attractions for 2017 includes the return of the popular Twister attraction from years ago. Enjoy free parking, concessions, movies and souvenirs. Tickets are $15.
Camp Fear - Hiddenite, NC
Spend 45 minutes on the wooded trail at Camp Fear. The scenes are Rock Maze, Spinning Vortex, Clown Chaos, Insane Asylum, Living Dead Dollhouse, and Freakshow. Camp Fear opens every Friday and Saturday in October. It runs from dark until 11 pm. It takes about 45 minutes to walk the trail. Back this year is zombie laser tag.
Clayton Fear Farm - Clayton, NC
Opening night is October 6th. It takes over 2 hours to go through the attractions at Fear Farm Haunted Scream Park. The attractions are Fear Farm Academy, The Black Hole, Haunted Hayride, Slaughterhouse, The Farm House, Walk in the Dark, and the Haunted Corn Maze. Tickets are $13 for each attraction or an all inclusive ticket combo priced at $27. Parking is free. Fear Farm starts at Clayton Farms. Closing time is 12 am on Friday and Saturday or 10 pm on other nights. Open every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights plus some Thursdays.
Collinwood841 - Linwood, NC
Open again for 2017. This is a popular long running home haunt attraction.
Darkside Haunted Estates - Middlesex, NC
Attraction season opens September 29th. Tickets are $20 for Darkside Haunted Estates. It runs every Friday and Saturday night. The times are 7 pm to 10 pm. It has free parking and a concession stand. Some of the attractions are Toxic Chaos, Darkside Mortuary, Clown Town, Mayhem Hayride, or Camp Blood.
Dr. Evil’s Haunted House - Charlotte, NC
So scary every scene is like a Hollywood move set. They have 8 haunted attractions all for one low price. They have put over one million dollars into this haunt. They promise to have a nurse, ambulance, and hearse on call. See their website for a discount coupon.
Forbidden Forest Horror Trail - Rockwell, NC
Open 5 nights in October beginning October 26th. Forbidden Forest is located at the East Rowan Saddle Club. Attraction has 19 years of caring and scaring. The theme is about the hundreds of people lost forever in the surrounding woods. Tickets are $15. Proceeds benefit St. Jude Children’s Hospital.
Hacker House - Pilot Mountain, NC
Opening night is October 6th. Hacker House is both an indoor haunted house attraction and an outside walking trail. Lots of monster running around these properties. What is the Legend? Tickets are $20. Discounts available special nights. Doors open at 8 pm and close at 11 pm. Hacker House runs Friday and Saturday nights in October.
Harvested Farm Nightmares - Garner, NC
Explore the haunted house, trail, and corn field. It runs from dark until 11 pm. Open Friday and Saturday nights starting middle of October.
Haunted Forest at Panic Point - Youngsville, NC
Attractions open up on September 23rd. Tickets are $19 for the Haunted Forest attraction with other attractions having a separate price or combo prices at $30 for 4 attractions or all 6 for just $35. Doors open at 7 pm. Open Friday and Saturday nights plus 5 more dates. Discounts are available online. Attraction has 50 acres of fright covering 6 attractions. Attraction features a Haunted Forest, Dark Walk, Howling Hayride, Carny Crypt, Menacing Maze, Ghost Bus, and Zombie Shootout. The Maze and Zombie shoot may be appropriate for children the others are far too scary.
Haunted Mill - Belmont, NC
Open in a 100 year old mill, the Haunted Mill has been open for 19 years. The attraction opens at 7:30 pm. Attraction closes at 11 pm on weeknights or midnight on weekends. It runs Friday and Saturday nights. Haunted Mill is a 20,000 square foot scary place. Also available is 3D Blacklight Mini Golf. Besides their Halloween season they also run Escape Room events.
Hawfield’s Haunted Forest - Mebane, NC
Celebrating 45 years. Doors are open from 7:30 pm until 11 pm on Halloween night plus some Friday and Saturday nights in October. This is a charity haunt put on by the Hawfield Civitans Club.
Hickory Grove Haunted Trail - Gastonia, NC
The trail opens on September 29th. Now in its 24th year, tickets are just $15. It opens at dark and closes weeknights at 10 pm. It is open from dark until the last victim is served on Friday and Saturday. Opens Friday and Saturday nights in October plus a few additional dates near Halloween. See web page for additional open dates. There are some pretty scary people along that trail.
Hillside Horror - Wilkesboro, NC
The haunted corn maze opens on September 29th. Hillside Horror was an abandoned farm built over top a cemetery. The trail is a scary in your face attraction with scenes in an old haunted barn and old chicken house. Tickets are $15-20. Doors open at 8 pm. Attractions include the Evil Harvest Corn Maze, Hillside Funeral parlor, the Abandoned Orphanage, Jester’s Evil Farm House, the House of Shock, and the Last Ride. Food and drinks are available. Parking is free. Open Friday and Saturday nights through Halloween.
Horror Fields - Sawmills, NC
Get frightened this season beginning September 29th. The theme for Horror Fields is based on the end of the world as we know it. The Pumpkin King Samhein has invaded this land. The creatures of the Nightmares are ready to do battle. Tickets are $25 for Speckles Spectacular 3D plus Hellbill’s. Lots of discounts available at their website. Doors open at dark. Doors close at 11 pm. Visit every Friday and Saturday nights in October.
Lake Hickory Haunts - Hickory, NC
Attraction begins September 23rd and every Friday and Saturday night through November 5th. Doors are open from 7 pm until 11 pm. Visit this all new 4000 square foot haunted house. It uses great actors, animatronics, pneumatics, pryrotechnics, and loud or visual effects. Tickets are $23. Lots of themes including a shipwreck and circus carnival. Plenty of live entertainment and dance.
Midway Wicked Woods - Statesville, NC
Now open for 23 years, Midway Wicked Woods runs every Friday and Saturday night through Halloween. Doors open at 8 pm. Features a wagon ride, 600 foot dark maze, 3D Clown Room, a spinning room, and the Haunted Graveyard.
Nightmare Factory - Havelock, NC
The fun begins on opening night September 22nd. Nightmare Factory opens every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights through November 11th. Doors are open from 7 pm to 12 am on Friday and Saturday. On other nights the doors close at 11 pm. The major haunted attractions are the 3D Fun House, Psycho Ward Tour, Mausoleum, The Void, and the Haunted Factory Tour. Yes they have a crawl through attraction. Ticket prices vary based on the number of attractions and fun you want to have with the basic two main attractions costing $15. Do not miss the free festival called HallowFest 2017 on October 27-28th.
Phobia Haunted Trail - Wilmington, NC
Phobia opens for their season on September 29th. Haunted Trail tickets are $15. Open Friday and Saturday nights in October. Theme is Carnival in the Woods for 2017. They are located in the Cardinal Lanes parking lot.
Pinhead’s Graveyard - Canton, NC
Pinhead and his friends will find you as you walk through the outdoor haunted house and trail in the dense woods of North Carolina. The stroll takes about 25 minutes. The owners have 20 years experience haunting folks in this area. Doors open at 8 pm. Opening weekend starts late September. Pinhead is open nearly every night in October. Check web page for celebrity appearances.
Scarowinds Halloween Haunt - Charlotte, NC
The Halloween scare begin on September 15th. Scarowinds is the scare attraction at the popular theme park Carowinds. A Cedar Fair attraction so you can expect lots of exciting rides, midway entertainment, a clean park and did I mention lots of family type scares. In runs on Friday and Saturday nights in September and all weekend in October. The park is open from 7 pm to midnight. Ticket prices vary greatly from as low as $29 for basic tickets online. Save money online. Check their website for discounts. This is a full entertainment park so come early and stay late.
Scarrigan Farms - Morresville, NC
Open most Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights in October. This walking haunted trail takes about 30-45 minutes to complete. Scarrigan Farms has a number of special theme attractions such as The Funhouse, 3D Maze, Tragic Bus, and the Corn Maze on their 130 acre farm. Tickets go on sale at 6:30. See what they have done to transform their farm into the scariest place in the region.
Spooky Woods Haunted Attraction - Archdale, NC
This attraction opens on September 29th. Spooky Woods is recognized as one of America’s Scariest Scream Parks. The haunt attractions are the Geister Haus, Dreaded Inn, Terror Trams, Fright Lights, and the Cathedral of the Dead. The midway includes entertainment, food, refreshments, fudge, treats, and more. Clean rest rooms are onsite. Basic tickets prices vary from $17-30 depending on the night with lower prices if purchased online. Lots of VIP and combo package offers with lots of discounts and special nights. See their web page for details. Spooky Woods runs every Friday and Saturday plus several Thursdays and Sundays in October. Doors open at 7 pm and close at 12 am on Friday and Saturday or 10 pm on other nights.
The 13th Acre - Monroe, NC
Their season begins on September 29th. Tickets are $11. Expect to be terrified. The 13th Acre is a walking haunted trail through the woods. It is open every Friday and Saturday night in October. The attraction is open from dark until 11:30 pm. They also have a combo ticket with Aw Shucks Farms for $18 which runs a non-haunted corn maze.
The Haunted Pyramids - Lawndale, NC
Enjoy the season beginning September 29th. Haunted Pyramids is one of the largest indoor haunts with four haunted houses. The attractions are ClownTown 3D, The Asylum, Monster Manor 3D, and the Haunted Pyramids. Tickets are $25 but they do have discount nights. They have run this for attraction for 20 years. The haunt is open Friday and Saturday nights in October. It opens at dark and closes when all have left.
The Old Haunted School - Albemarle, NC
The Old Haunted School is a charity haunt run by the Firemen of the Bethany Volunteer Fire Department. They have operated this haunt for 25 years.
Trotterville Horror - Archdale, NC
General admission tickets are $15-20 depending on the night. Open Friday and Saturday nights. Check website for other nights they will open.
Woods of Terror - Greensboro, NC
This popular haunt begins their season on September 15th. The seven attractions at Woods of Terror are Infection, Chaos 3D, Slaughterhouse, Industrial Nightmare, Gold Mine, Blackbeards Revenge, and Nightstalkers. Basic tickets prices are as low as $20 depending on the date. Online prices are lower. Open Friday and Saturday nights in September and Thursday through Sunday nights in October. Show starts at 7 pm. The ticket booth closes at 11:30 pm on Friday and Saturday night or 9:30 pm on all other nights. They put on a terrific fright and continues to be one of the most popular annual Halloween haunts in the state.
There are a lot of haunted houses in North Carolina. So you probably don’t have to go far in 2018 to get to one. But if you do, perhaps you should add the haunted attractions in these neighboring states to your search.
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