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 bowling you can be part of the action as you come face to face with terror. Most use animatronics, great sounds, Hollywood sets, and live actors with makeup beyond belief. You will be frightened. Find all the local haunted houses, trails, corn mazes, hayrides, and Halloween fun attractions in the Cincinnati area including the cities of Mason, Middletown, Newport, Morning View, and Petersburg.
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?
Here’s what we found for 2018:
Dayton Scream Park - Dayton, OH
The season begins on September 14th. All new attractions, trails and scares for 2018. What are you doing on Friday and Saturday nights between September 14th through October 28th? 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 on September 21st. Kings Island Haunt takes over the theme park on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights through October 31st. The Friday times are 6 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. New attractions for 2018. If you have a Gold Pass season ticket you get in for free. Students can get $17 off on Friday nights with Student ID. Check web page for full list of prices.
Land of Illusion Haunted Scream Park - Middletown, OH
Open nightly every Friday and Saturday starting September 1st. 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.
The Dent Schoolhouse - Cincinnati, OH
Back to school at Dent starts September 14th. Tickets are $20-25 for The Dent Schoolhouse. The two attractions with 55 actors are the Dent Schoolhouse and the Detention Hall Maze. Open every 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 55000 Facebook likes.
If you are looking for more nearby haunted houses, check out the Middletown haunted houses and the haunted houses in Kentucky.
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