Cincinnati haunted houses are some of the best in the United States and Ohio. Enjoy a fantastic night out with your spouse, date, or friends. Expect to be terrified at these haunted attractions. These are some great haunts including 3 popular Funtober 100 favorites. For the price of a night of bowling, you can be part of the action as you come face to face with terror. Most haunts use animatronics, great sounds, Hollywood-level sets, and live actors with makeup beyond belief. You will be frightened. Find all the local haunted houses, haunnted trails, haunted corn mazes, haunted hayrides, haunted house near me, and other Halloween fun attractions in the Cincinnati area, including the cities of Mason, Middletown, Newport, Morning View, and Petersburg.
All Hallows Eve Terror Town - Williamsburg, OH
All Hallows’ Eve foundation is horror and Halloween. Their venue is based in the 19th century, with several events happening. Right now, TERROR TOWN is their primary focus. At TERROR TOWN’s haunted attraction here near Cincinnati Ohio, they base the horror around Folklore. Open every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from early September through the first weekend in November.
Brimstone Haunt - Wilmington, OH
The Brimstone Farm was once a prosperous family farm. Now open every Friday and Saturday night from late September through Halloween. It is a place full of long-lost memories, stories, and curses. Many horrors have been reported in these fields but not many are willing to talk about the events that occur in the corn. Come see what’s waiting for you around every twist and turn. This is no ordinary woods walk. The Forgotten Forest is a place shrouded in mystery. Many people have gone searching for answers to the unnatural events that occur in and around the forest but none have ever returned. Only the bravest should dare enter these trees and IF you make it back out, you will not be the same as when you went in. Tickets are $15 for the haunted hayride or a combo ticket for $27. Save money with online discounts.
Dayton Scream Park - Dayton, OH
The season begins in late September. Back again with fun attractions, trails and scares. What are you doing on Friday and Saturday nights between this fall. Perhaps you should visit Dayton Scream Park. Take the Hillbilly Hay Ride attractions. For a real fright spend 30 minutes going through the Haunted Trail with 30 scenes and 40 live monsters. A $20 combo ticket will get you into the hay ride, trail, and Rat Trap Maze. Enjoy Friday and Saturday nights from dark to midnight. “Remember this ain’t no walk in the park.”
Halloween Haunt At Kings Island - Mason, OH
Halloween season begins in late September. A special Tricks and Treat Fall Fest will take place this year given the virus concerns. Their regular haunt will return next year. Kings Island Haunt takes over the theme park on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights through early November. The Friday times are 7 pm to 1 am. Most Saturday times are 11 am to 1 am. Caution since zombies, psychotic clowns, and twisted souls take over the park it is too intense for children under the age of 13 at night. Enjoy the park rides, featured haunts, mazes, and shocks. If you have a Gold Pass season ticket you get in for free. Students can get a discount on Friday nights with Student ID. Check web page for full list of prices.
Highway 50 Fright Field - North Bend, OH
Sorry folks but this haunt will not be open this fall due to virus concerns. Highway 50 Fright Field is a haunted trail and woods located on a real haunted 1830’s farm. Live haunts throughout will bring mayhem to all. Get your scream on! Our haunted adventure is located on a REAL HAUNTED 1830’S farm near a real Indian archaeological site! Be ready for an entertaining, wild experience. You’ll run into live haunts all along the way…we hope you survive the journey! While here you can visit the Haunted Trail & Woods, the Operation Termination Zombie Paintball Gallery, and the NEW Corn Cob Cannon as well as visit our gift shop & museum on the same property, Buckeye Trading Post.
Land of Illusion Haunted Scream Park - Middletown, OH
Open nightly every Friday and Saturday starting around the middle of September. Plus open Thursday through Sunday nights in October. What has live spooks, madmen, and lunatics with chainsaws? Of course it’s Land of Illusion. The five attractions are Haunted Trail, VooDoo Bayou, Killer Klowns, Temple of Terror, and Dr. Psycho’s Haunted Estate. When done with the five haunts enjoy the DJ, live music, bonfire, and stage show. Stay until 2 am on Friday and Saturday or 11:30 pm on Sunday. Several ticket options available starting at $39.99 – 49.99. An amazing attraction with about 6 hours of entertainment in the park. Tickets include admission to music concerts. Also new is a talent singing contest with real prizes. Land of Illusion has over 72000 Facebook likes.
Lewisburg Haunted Cave - Lewisburg, OH
Get ready for the Haunted Cave opening around the middle of September. What’s scarier than a real cave? The Haunted Cave at Lewisburg has added unusual cave creatures to their Water Monsters, and Great Maze attractions. Tickets are $18-22. Visit on Friday and Saturday nights every weekend in September and October. The times are 7 pm until midnight. Very popular with over 100,000 Facebook likes.
Mt. Healthy Haunted Hall - Mount Healthy, OH
Hall opens in late September and runs every Friday through Sunday nights in October. Help celebrate over 30 years of fear. Hall typically has a number of classic favorites such as Wolfman, Frankenstein, and Zombies. The Haunted Hall also prides itself on its original props and scenes such as Bug Boy and the Reverend Emmett Rotts. This year the Haunted Hall features more than 20 scenes with several new scenes you won’t want to miss! In addition there will be old favorites returning including the Hellavator, Dracula, and the Bate’s Motel. We have lots of other surprises in store for you this October! The Haunted Hall is sponsored by the Madonna Council Knights of Columbus and assisted by youth organizations. The Haunted Hall benefits these groups and other charities.
The Dent Schoolhouse - Cincinnati, OH
Back to school at Dent in late September. Tickets are $20-25 for The Dent Schoolhouse. The two attractions with 55 actors are the Dent Schoolhouse and the Detention Hall Maze. Open Friday and Saturday nights in September plus every Thursday through Sunday nights in October. Check web page for schedule. The weekend times are 7:30 pm until 12 am. This is an amazing haunt and should be on your list of things to do this fall. If you have never been there then this is the place to go for a great scare. There are food concessions and souvenirs available onsite. The Dent Schoolhouse has over 57000 Facebook likes.
USS Nightmare - Newport, KY
Halloween season starts around the middle of September and runs through early November. Board a real 288 foot long ship, the William S Mitchell, often known as the Death Dredge. This steamboat was built in 1933 Is it haunted? During its long history 112 crew members died aboard the ship. Now the USS Nightmare serves as a haunted house each fall. The 30 minute haunt tour takes about 30 minutes to traverse. Tickets cost $30 on Wednesday through Sunday. You will witness lots of chainsaws, evil illusions, and dozens of scary actors who may or may not ever let you leave the ship alive. Enjoy your visit aboard the Death Dredge. They start with the Haunted House Boos Cruise. During October they have a separate extreme rated experience. Also Halloween weekend they feature a Halloween event. It is open from 7 pm to 1 am every Friday and Saturday night. It is open 7 pm until 11 pm every Wednesday, Thursday, and Sunday.
Wilmington Haunted Hollow Ride - Wilmington, OH
Sorry folks but the Wilmington Haunted Hollow Ride has been canceled for this fall season due to the virus concerns. Experience The Ride, Terror in the Corn, Nightmare Penitentiary, and Slaughter Hotel at one of the state’s top haunts. Don’t miss the excitement as fire breathing Semi’s chase unsuspecting victims. The attractions are open every Friday and Saturday nights. Get all four haunts for one low $25 “combo” price or buy them as individual tickets. Sorry, cash only. VIP available.
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