Milwaukee haunted houses are some of the largest in the United States. Plan a great scary night out with your spouse, date, or friends. Expect to be terrified at these haunted attractions. For the price of a movie ticket you can be part of the action as you come face to face with terror. Most use sound, animatronics, great props, Hollywood-worthy sets, and actors with makeup beyond belief. You will be frightened. Find all the haunted houses, trails, corn mazes, hayrides, and Halloween fun attractions in the Milwaukee area including Fright Fest at Six Flags in Gurnee. Last Major Update:
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Abandoned Haunted House Complex - Mount Pleasant, WI
Abandoned is open from late September on every Friday and Saturday nights in October through early November plus some added dates near Halloween. Stalker Haunted Cornfield has Ambush and Hysteria Haunted Houses. Save money and get the combo ticket to get you into all three. Abandoned Haunted House Complex is home to three entirely different Haunted Houses. Abandoned’s Haunted Complex is designed to attack our customer’s senses in multiple ways to ensure people of all types are entertained. Our Haunted House Complex utilizes a continual walk-through approach for our events. There are 2 entry lines that allow customers to enter either the Ambush / Hysteria Combo ticket or a separate line to enter Stalker Haunted Cornfield. We also offer Quick pass upgrades which allow customers to use their own lines to enter and to SIGNIFICANTLY reduce your wait times
Dark Side Haunted Adventure - Ixonia, WI
Glacier Rock Farms hosts the Dark Side Haunted Adventure. The seven haunt attracts include Dark Side are Backwoods Revenge, Twilight Nightmare, Foxglove Nursery, Schizophrenia, and The Descent. They are also testing an all new attraction Terror Treatment. Dark Side is open Friday and Saturday nights beginning late September. Enjoy between the hours of 7 pm to 10 pm.
Dominion of Terror Sheboygan Jaycees - Sheboygan, WI
For 45 years the Sheboygan Jaycees have operated the Dominion of Terror haunted house. This is a big scary attraction with 20 plus rooms and over 75 volunteers who create an all new attraction every year. Every year has all new blood, gore, and fright as each room is themed and designed. Proceeds from the haunt are used to support a number of local charities and organizations. Tickets available at the door. Discount tickets are available for their “throwback weekend” in October. Attraction opens weekends beginning early October. Sheboygan is located about halfway between Milwaukee and Green Bay.
Hartford Jaycees Dwelling of Despair - Slinger, WI
Get ready for opening night in early October. Now known as Dwelling & Despair, the Jaycees have operated this charity haunted house for the last 35 years. It has both a haunted trail and a haunted house. Lots of chainsaws provide a real scare on that trail. The Hartford Jaycees Haunted House opens Friday and Saturday nights in October.
Meadowbrook’s Haunted Cornfield - West Bend, WI
Open Friday and Saturday nights in October. Meadowbrook Haunted Cornfield has live actors, fog, sound effects, action creatures, and lighting effects. Meadowbrook Pumpkin Farm has operated the haunted cornfield for over 12 years. In the waiting area there is a bonfire, BBQ foods, and a ghost storytelling time. It takes about 45 minutes to go through the 3/4 mile haunted cornfield. Enjoy another 8 haunted house scenes. Open 7 pm to 12 am on Friday and Saturday nights. The farm has daytime activities everyday. Tickets are around $25 including the country style bonfire.
Realm of Terror - Round Lake Beach, IL
Sorry folks but Realm of Terror will not open this fall given the current virus concerns. They will return in 2021. This is the 18th year of fear for Realm of Terror. Nothing you will witness at Realm of Terror will you ever see at any other Attraction, from the Parking Lot to the very last moment, you will be inside of a winding maze of extreme terror unlike any other. If you are 21 or over this haunt has a bar serving beer, wine, bombs, shots, and mixed drinks. Realm is open Friday and Saturday nights in October plus a couple of Sundays. Doors open at 7:00 pm. Tickets are $25 online. A quote from their advertisement: “Featuring the best in Makeup Effects created and supervised by FACEOFF Season 9 star, Stevie Calabrese you can expect to see some of the scariest things a mind could conjure. Walk through fully immersive sets and environments created by professional set designers, and experience horror even with your eyes tightly shut with soundscapes custom created to set a horrifying tone”. Realm of Terror has over 22000 Facebook likes. Located near Six Flags.
Six Flags Fright Fest - Gurnee, IL
Sorry folks but it appears the theme park is closed this fall due to virus concerns. They hope to see everyone in 2021. Fright Fest (Great America Six Flags) is a very popular fall attraction between Chicago and Milwaukee. Each fall the park re-opens on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday as the ultimate Halloween attraction Fright Fest. Their season operates for 23 nights. It has 5 haunted houses, mazes, shows, midway, food, and lots and lots of rides. They have renamed some of their roller coasters with Halloween themes but others are just too great to change. So if you are into thrills both the haunted houses and roller coasters will put a scare into you. Spend the day, get there early. Great America really makes the park a Halloween attractions and has lots of employee-actors dressed to surprise and scare you.
Spooky Stalks Haunted Cornfield - Milwaukee, WI
Spooky Stalks started in 2005. Situated on the outskirts of Milwaukee, lies a parcel of haunted land cursed by ancient spirits. Not a typical Halloween haunted house but a unique outdoor experience.
Terror on Rural Street - Hartford, WI
The terror returns on in early October. Open Friday and Saturday nights in October. Terror on Rural Street has frightened folks for over 20 years. Live actors and creative animatronics await to scare you in this 17 room haunted house. Free parking and a heated waiting area are for your convenience. Very intense so I hope you make it through alive.
The Dark Carnival - Oconomowoc, WI
Dark Carnival runs every Friday and Saturday nights starting in early October. The Dark Carnival Haunted House has developed a journey through a haunted house that will warp your senses. From blacked-out rooms and confusing mazes to bone-chilling spaces and shocking effects, your experience will be one to remember. Don’t like clowns? We are not always clowning around. There are plenty of other sights and sounds to awake any that dare to enter . . . well, you may not make it all the way through. Enjoy the 40 rooms of terror with fear inducing actors, lights, sounds, and special effects.
Wisconsin Fear Grounds - Waukesha, WI
The season begins in early October. Waukesha Expo Center Grounds hosts the 15 year old haunt Wisconsin Feargrounds. There are three attractions named Morgan Manor, Torment, and Slaughterhouse. Tickets are for Morgan Manor or a combo ticket for all three haunts. Wisconsin Feargrounds is open Friday and Saturday nights in October. The open times are 7 pm to 11:30 pm. Note this year’s theme is Compound.
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