Boogerwoods - Rockwell, NC
Open Friday and Saturday nights beginning October 11th, 2019 through November 2nd. 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 2019 includes the return of the popular Twister Saw attraction, Mine Shaft, Club Booger, Booger Meat Packing, and more. Enjoy free parking, concessions, movies and souvenirs. Tickets are $20. Here is their explanation why they use tour guides: “Yes we have Guides and have had them for 42 years! Other haunts have told us we need to drop the guides so we can put way more people through. Well we just can’t do it. Our guides are part of the show and want to make sure you have a great time at Boogerwoods from the front of the group to the back. They get you involved in every scene. Yes we could put 3 times more through without guides, but we would rather give you a complete show.“
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 2019. It runs from dark until 11 pm. It takes about 45 minutes to walk the trail. Remember “Alice in Wonderland” and “Through the Looking Glass”? Lovely tales for children, featuring a girl who had very strange dreams. Dreams populated with impossible talking animals, a time obsessed rabbit, and disturbing, unusual people. Or should we say, for the sake of accuracy, unusually disturbed people? Note this is probably a good example of an extreme haunted house as they may touch you.
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
Opens the middle of October 2019. Check web page for schedule. Forbidden Forest is located at 14210 Old Beatty Ford Road, Rockwell, NC. Attraction has 24 years of caring and scaring. Tickets are $17 with the option of buying Fast Pass tickets for $30. Proceeds benefit St. Jude Children’s Hospital.
Haunted Mill - Belmont, NC
Open in a 120 year old mill, the Haunted Mill has been open for 20 years. The attraction opens at 7:30 pm. Attraction closes at 11 pm on weeknights or midnight on weekends. Open starting September 27th, 2019. It runs Friday and Saturday nights plus some Thursdays and Sunday nights. See Facebook page for details. 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.
Hickory Grove Haunted Trail - Gastonia, NC
The trail opens on September 27th, 2019. Now in its 25th 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.
Horror Fields - Sawmills, NC
Get frightened this season beginning late September 2019. 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 $20 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 through November 2nd plus October 30th and 31st..
Lake Hickory Haunts - Hickory, NC
Attraction begins September 21st and every Friday and Saturday night through November 2nd, 2019. 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 $25. Lots of themes including a shipwreck and circus carnival. Plenty of live entertainment and dance. Lake Hickory Haunts is a one of a kind haunted house attraction; featuring a large body of water, surrounded by 9 unique haunted attractions. Within these attractions, you will discover awe-inspiring immersive environments, multi-dimensional special FX, and breathtaking scares.
Scarowinds Halloween Haunt - Charlotte, NC
The Halloween scare begin on September 13th, 2019. 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. It runs on Friday and Saturday nights in September and Friday, Saturday, and Sunday in October. The park is open from 7 pm to midnight. Ticket prices vary greatly from as low as $22-37 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 in 2019 on 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. Check web page for additional Thursday and other nights they are open.
The 13th Acre - Monroe, NC
Their season begins on September 27th, 2019. Expect to be terrified. The 13th Acre is a walking haunted trail through the woods. It is open every Friday and Saturday nights 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 901 Nightmare - Edgemoor, SC
Nightmare is back for the 2019 season with lots of new scares. Tickets are $15 most nights. Attraction runs every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights plus Halloween in October. Doors open at 7:30 pm. This is an outdoor attractions featuring blood and lots of it. Fear and fright are not an option.
The Haunted Pyramids - Lawndale, NC
Enjoy the season beginning September 13th, 2019. 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 through November 2nd. It opens at dark and closes when all have left.
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