There is a spooky option for everyone on this list! *Updated for 2023*
I especially love the options that include beer tents, bars, concessions, cider mill treats, and other adult beverages and food!
Make sure you tag me in your post if you use my list please 🙂
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Since 2006, Scarefest Scream Park has set out to give you a fun filled night with with 4 attractions, beer tent, food, scary movies and more
Scarefest Scream Park is Michigan’s premier haunted thrill park boasting four attractions and heated beer tent.
The Hayride of Doom (haunted hayride)
The Castle of the Dead (haunted house)
The Forest of Darkness (haunted forest walk)
The Terror Zone Maze (haunted dark maze)
Due to high demand, on Fridays and Saturdays in October, tickets must be bought online. They will sell out before the park opens. On all other dates we highly recommend buying tickets online, it ensures your admission into the park. Please plan ahead.
Absolutely no refunds.
Use Code PP2023 for $5 off your online ticket (on Sundays only).
The price for one single attraction is $15, but when you get there you’re gonna want to do more than one!
Fridays and Sundays are less crowded.
Get there right when they open!!!
There is a beer tent.
I went to check this one out on their media/preview night this year. It is pretty cool! Super fun for adults especially!
There is a bar in the lobby you can enjoy while you are waiting to enter, and there are 2 other secret themed bars hidden throughout the mazes! It is extra to do the secret bars, but it is definitely worth it! It’s a LONG haunted house, and the bars help to break it up.
There are food trucks outside too!
General Admission Prices Range From $19.99-32.99.
There is a special kid friendly event on 10/29 from 2-5pm as well.
Hayride, Barn, Spookyland, & Paintball
You can buy individual tickets for each attraction or combo tickets!
Individual ticket prices range from $17.95-$26.95
Combo tickets range from $36.95-$79.95
This year’s theme is CarnEvil!
Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, children of all ages, step right up! Glenlore Trails presents The Haunted Forest: CarnEvil! Prepare for an unforgettable journey through our illuminated forest filled with frights and delights!
Located at 3860 Newton Road, Commerce Township, MI 48382
Cost for General Admission is $25/person
The walk is approximately 1 mile. There is a refreshment stand before you enter the walk and another refreshment stand about halfway through. They do serve adult beverages 😉
Runs Thurs-Sun (all of October)
This place is rumored to be actually haunted too!
6 nights only. Opens on Friday, 10/13. For teens & adults.
Cost starts at $14.99/person (taxes and fees and parking will be more)
Go on a spine-chilling adventure through our special one-night-only Haunted Village, designed with more scare and more monsters for teens and adults seeking a thrill beyond the ordinary. Brace yourself for an electrifying journey along the haunted path, illuminated by the eerie glow of twisted jack-o-lanterns and the haunting ambiance of orange-hued lamp posts. As you walk through the Pumpkin Trees, dare to face the terrors lurking within the Spooky Carousel House and the unnerving Scarecrow Row. We have upped the ante with heart-pounding jump-scares and lurking monsters at every turn. It’s a night of frights, where the supernatural comes alive, and the bravest souls venture into the unknown.
They also have Paranormal Experiences and Escape Rooms too!
From their website:
The professional team behind the new, multi-million dollar attractions at Eloise have spared no expense! The scare technology within this world-tour level production is astounding! Ultra immersive use of advanced projection mapping
Eloise Asylum is swiftly positioning herself as the Disney of Haunted Attractions!
Eloise’s 54,000 sq ft of high-tech horror presents a haunting, horror experience unlike any other!
Powered by over 120 courteous event staff and professionally trained scare actors nightly!
This brand new, walk-through horror experience is expected to last 35-40 minutes.
Scream for a great cause! A portion of the proceeds from this event will be donated to the homeless shelter on-site.
Your ticket is a timed entry ticket (not immediate access).
General Admission Tickets are $45 + service fees if you purchase online. (There is a discount on online tickets until 10/11!)
Parking is $5
They have a new location for 2023 that is double the size!
25710 Northline Rd
Taylor, MI 48180
From their website:
The Scream Machine Haunted Attraction is not for the faint of heart. Our new and 2x larger location at 25710 Northline Rd in Taylor is the perfect backdrop for your worst nightmares to come alive. Once you enter, there’s no turning back. Our relentless, action-packed haunt experience will keep you on your toes and your heart racing. And if you’re up for the challenge, try to escape our two optional 5-minute escape rooms before the time runs out.
We’ve designed our haunt to be the most terrifying experience you’ll have this fall. Our professional actors will be waiting for you around every corner, ready to make you jump, scream, and run for your life. The dimly lit hallways and creepy sound effects will make your hair stand on end. Grab your friends, hold on tight, and see if you can make it through to the end.
Tickets range in price depending on the day and time you choose. Prices start at $25/person and go up from there.
From their website:
The four-story haunted house, tower of terror, is located in Downtown Pontiac, MI. Serving terrifying thrills, unforgettable moments of laughter, and blood-curdling screams. Come feast on state of the art Hollywood special effects where things will bite you, grab you, and attack you!
Can you and your group of friends endure over a half-mile indoor walk through one of the world’s largest haunted attractions?
Tickets: There are different levels of tickets you can purchase (VIP, group rates, speed passes, etc).
Looks like normal ticket prices range from $20-35 depending on the day.
145 Swarthout Rd
Pinckney, MI 48169
From their website:
Prepare yourself for an exhilarating Halloween season like never before! We are back with an array of new and exciting changes for 2023! Join us for an unforgettable and spine-chilling adventure through the haunted forest, where darkness lurks and terrifying creatures await!
At Terrorfied Forest, we have upheld our tradition of delivering heart-pounding scares for the past 24 years, and this year is no exception! With stunning remodels and thrilling surprises, we guarantee an unparalleled entertainment experience that will leave you breathless!
Dress appropriately with sturdy shoes and weather-ready clothing, as this outdoor attraction will take you on a spine-tingling journey lasting approximately 30-45 minutes. Can you endure the horrors that await you in the depths of the forest? Only the bravest souls will make it through!
But that’s not all! In 2023, we introduce an exciting new addition: Escape Jail! Picture yourself locked up with only 5 minutes to break free. Take on the challenge solo or with a team against another group or the timer. Do you have what it takes to triumph and escape the clutches of the jail? Brace yourself for an intense and mind-bending experience!
Here at Terrorfied Forest, we stand firm on our no-refund policy. However, if your chosen date doesn’t work, fear not! You can simply bring your ticket back for another night during the same season when we are open.
Be aware that Fridays and Saturdays tend to be our busiest nights at any haunted attraction. We recommend planning accordingly and consider joining us on a Thursday or Sunday, as the lines are significantly shorter. Take the opportunity to enjoy your time with friends, grab delicious concessions at our stand, and even play games on your phone while immersing yourself in the live entertainment and movies at our mansion. We pour our hearts and souls into this show, and we are immensely grateful for the overwhelming support we receive each year. Know that we strive to make every group’s experience truly enjoyable, as we value your satisfaction above all.
All first responders, active military personnel, veterans, and 911 dispatchers are eligible for a $3 discount upon presenting their photo ID/badge. This discount applies per ID/badge and not per group.
Groups of 20 or more can enjoy a special discount, exclusively available on-site at the attraction. The payment must be made in a single transaction, and no refunds will be provided. You can choose between general admission or VIP tickets for only $3.00 per person!
Tickets prices start at $25 and go up from there depending on the day and time you select.
From their website:
Online tickets are available, but they are limited. If they are sole out, you can always buy tickets at the booth onsite.
$35 General Admission | $50 Fast Pass | $80 Instant Access
NO OPEN TOE SHOES OR HEELS,
NO BAGS, PURSES, OR WEAPONS ALLOWED
From their website:
Awaken Haunt is headed into it’s 8th season in 2023! Awaken has even more in store for you next year. With over 32,000 sq ft of terror inside and out, you’ll find yourself begging for more or maybe begging for your life… bring a friend, you’ll need one.
Attractions: Awaken, Terror-Phobia, The Forgotten, Tenebrous, 5 Min Escape Room
You will get to experience 4 linked attractions with one ticket. You enter the first attraction “Awaken” our parent haunted house, followed by “Terror-Phobia”, a 3D experience you must see, then you will travel outside into “The Forgotten” a 3,500 sqft outdoor pallet maze, then to “Tenebrous”, an outdoor trail with old buildings, graveyards and coal tunnel, you will head back into “The Forgotten” for a tight walk to end your journey back in “Awaken” The average time is 25min give or take.
After that you can purchase tickets to our side attraction for all ages “Dr. Cyclops Escape Room” or shop our large gift store and take photos with our horror icon props.
Tickets: General Admission starts at $28 & Fast Pass Tickets start at $38
House of Horrors, Corn Maze, Hayride (You can read the origin story, and you can read about all three attractions by clicking the link above.)
Lapeer’s Premier Haunted Attractions plus Cider Mill is open for food and refreshments during haunt hours.
About this event
Open Friday & Saturday Nights Sept.22 – Oct 28, 2021 from DUSK to 12am.
Enjoy the The Corn Maze of Fear, The House of Horrors, and The Hayride of Despair . Can you survive the night? We dare you to try!! Donuts, Cider, Ice Cream, Hot Cocoa and much more await you at the Cider Mill before, during or after the thrill of your life!!
Attractions are weather dependent! Any weather based closures for certain attractions will be made nightly on our Facebook page.
Tickets range in price from $10-$30
5 attractions for $22!
From their website:
Are you looking for a one-of-a-kind ghostly experience this Halloween 2023 season? Tired of spending time and money on multiple attractions to get your fill of fear? Look no further! Hidden away in rural southern Michigan is your one-stop shop for a scary good time! Darksyde Acres has proudly scared residents of Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, and Illinois for 17 years, along with guests from 39 other states and 21 different countries.
Located just off of US 12 at 11375 Rowe Rd in Jonesville, MI, Darksyde Acres offers 5 EXTREME haunted houses with no animatronic characters and unique, hand-built sets that cater to all ages and fears of all kinds. With over 70,000 square feet of attraction, Darksyde Acres is one of the largest haunts in the tri-state area. It’s guaranteed that you will get more scares for your dollar at every turn. Do you dare to join us for our 11th year of fear and face the creatures that lurk in the darkness?
Just $22 gets you an all access pass to one scary location, 5 haunted houses, and a haunted maze. Guaranteed the best bang for your buck this Halloween season!
70,000 SQ Feet Of In Your Face Terror
Over 5000 SQ Ft Indoor & Interactive Waiting Area
Nightly Bonfires – Concessions – Gift Shop – Indoor Waiting – Free Parking
13245 Dixie Hwy
Holly, Michigan 48442
From their website:
Rotten Manor Haunted Attraction is a highly detailed and immersive haunted attraction that includes, The Manor and The Rotten Asylum/Forest. These attractions are approximately 35-45 minutes long. The Rotten Hayride takes you on a chilling ride through the haunted woods of Rotten Manor. And if that wasn’t enough Rotten Manor has a midway full of carnival themed games and activities for the entire family to enjoy.
Rotten Manor opened in 2015 to rave reviews and continues to be Southeast Michigan’s best and most-talked about haunted attraction. Voted Top 5 haunted attraction in Michigan by ClickonDetroit.
New for the 2023 season, The House of Wax. Here you will find all of your favorite horror scenes on display.
Tickets are sold on-site at the ticket booth only ~ Combo and Fast Pass tickets available ~ CASH ONLY ~ ATM ON-SITE
5781 W. Grand Ave
Haunted House, Haunted Field, Escape Room (They also have a non-haunted corn maze.)
Cash Only; Open Every Fri & Sat in October
ALL Outdoor HAUNTS OPEN AT DUSK AND CLOSE WHEN THE LAST BODY FALLS
PLEASE BE AWARE THAT OUTDOOR EVENTS MAY BE CLOSED DUE TO WEATHER WITHOUT NOTICE. PLEASE CHECK WEBSITE AND FACEBOOK FOR UPDATES.
$20 FOR ONE EVENT AND $35 FOR 2 EVENTS
(*THIS DOES NOT INCLUDE THE NON-HAUNTED CORN MAZE OR THE ESCAPE ROOM)
ESCAPE ROOM HAS TWO CHALLENGES
LARGE ESCAPE ROOM – $20.00
SMALL ESCAPE ROOM – $15.00
NON-HAUNTED CORN MAZE – $7.00 – OPEN EVERY FRI & SAT ONLY THROUGH OCTOBER
6069 N. Saginaw
Mt. Morris, MI 48458
The Grand Finale Season
Open Fri-Sun in October and on Halloween too! Opens at 7pm
General Admission Starting at $20/person
906 Lapeer Ave
Factory of the Dead is the LARGEST Haunted Attraction in the Tri-Cities with Fully Immersive Escape Games & the first UV-3D GellyBall arena in the country, Axe Throwing, Gift Shop, and CarnEVIL of the Dead.
General Admission Prices Start at $22 and go up from there depending on the date, time, and attractions you choose!
To find it, type USS Edison into Google Maps
Recommended for ages 10+
Get ready for an adrenaline-pumping experience like no other at the Edson Incident – the premier haunted attraction that will leave you breathless! Brace yourselves to enter the twisted and eerie world of the haunted USS Edson, a Vietnam-era U.S. Navy Destroyer anchored in Bay City, Michigan. With each twist and turn, and every stairway, prepare to be engulfed by the horrifying effects of a military experiment gone haywire. As you journey through the 5 levels of this macabre vessel, be prepared to face your deepest fears and discover what lies in the bowels of hell itself!
The Edson Incident is back in action for the 2023 season, and we are thrilled to welcome fearless thrill-seekers once again! With virtual queue lines, you won’t have to endure long waits in line; instead, you can enjoy the comfort of your vehicle and enjoy your time. We are dedicated to keeping the scares fresh and terrifying to make your experience unforgettable. Whether you’re 10 or older, or it’s at the parents/guardians’ discretion, be prepared to face a most chilling adventure!
General Admission Tickets are $20.
The line to get in is “virtual.” So you can wait in the warm comfort of your car!
New Location for 2023
587 N. Cedar Street
Imlay City, MI 48444
Different themed rooms! (Not recommended for those under the age of 14.)
Open 7pm-11pm Fridays & Saturdays throughout October (Nov 3 & 4 too)
Website says there will be food trucks!
Fridays & Saturdays: 7:30-11:00pm
$25 per person! Open Fridays & Satrudays in October.
The line begins forming at Dusk. It is recommended to show up approximately an hour before then to avoid the long lines.
Once you enter, you go through at your own pace so the length of the experience varies from group to group. To walk through both haunts might take 45 minutes, plus time in line.
10055 Dexter-Pinckney Rd
Pinckney, MI 48169
Open on Fridays & Saturdays in October; Dusk to Midnight
Traverse a Terrifying Mile On Our Professionally Designed Outdoor Haunt Trail.
With terror lurking around every corner, our thrilling wooded haunt brings nightmares to life.
General Admission Starts at $22/person
See the calendar on their site for dates & times!
In 2023, Deranged has made several additions to the attraction including the construction of GreeNo Industries, The Herp and Derp Brothers Fall Carnival, along with Feeny’s Meats! The new scenes join returning favorites such as Star Cinema in the District, Hallow Hills Cemetery, Camp Zika, The HELL Station and the crowd favorite Gourdan Family Farm!
Come experience Deranged Haunt for yourself! Now open every weekend through Halloween!
Visit Sundays for our Special Theme Nights featuring Clown Carnage, Classic Monsters as well as our infamous 18 and Up Night!
Young ones not ready for the Thrills and Chills? Visit Wednesday, October 25th for our Scare-Free Trick or Treat Event!
Saturday’s in October can become very busy! We recommend attending early in the season, a Sunday, or a week night, for the shortest lines!
2915 Ross Rd.
Caro, MI 48723
The trail takes 20+ minutes to walk.
General Admission Starts at $25/person
Open Fridays & Saturdays (Buy your tickets online in advance!)
Open Thursdays, Fridays, & Saturdays in October
(Open Monday 10/30 & Tuesday 10/31 too!)
Discover the pinnacle of terror in our completely revamped, four-story warehouse—the ultimate destination for heart-pounding horror in the Midwest. Unleash your deepest fears as you journey through 1.5 miles of sheer terror, all within an expansive 115,000-square-foot, forsaken warehouse space. This year, we’re dialing up the dread like never before, to deliver what is undeniably the most harrowing yet exhilarating haunted experience in the United States. Witness the stuff of nightmares come to life—this is the material that fuels the most spine-chilling horror films.
General Admission Tickets Start at $35 (use the link above to purchase ahead of time)
Wiard’s is also on my Apple Orchards & Cider Mills List post!
5 attractions in one location! Check them out below.
Open Fri, Sat, & Sun in October (Plus Halloween!); Opens at 7:15pm
Ticket Prices depend on which attraction(s) you choose. Starting at $32 and going up from there.