Haunted Houses and Trails in Charlotte
Round up your friends and family and get ready for those things that go bump in the night!
Haunted houses and trails in and around Charlotte aren’t for the faint at heart. Take your kids along for a good scare, or just come to have some fall fun. Locations are all one hour or less from Charlotte.
Note: Most haunted houses and trails happen on the weekends, and, of course, Halloween, unless otherwise stated. Call or check websites to verify times.
278 Doolittle St., Blacksburg, S.C.
Select nights through Oct. 31. Fri.-Sat., 7 p.m.-midnight; Sun.-Mon., 7-10:30 p.m.
Cost: $25 for admission to all three attractions: Haunted House, Doll House, and Haunted Trail. No-touch medallions, $5; fast passes, $10; hay ride, $3 per carload. RIP pass is $35 for everything on the ticket menu.
Infants are not allowed, but use your discretion if you have very young or sensitive children.
725 Phaniel Church Rd., Rockwell
Oct. 21-22 & 28-29.
Cost: $20. All tickets are fast pass. Timed tickets are available onsite for same-day admission starting at 2 p.m. Cash only.
Ages 13 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
2745 Toney Rd., Lawndale
Select nights through Oct. 31. 7:30 p.m.-midnight.
Cost: $25 for all five attractions: The Haunted Pyramids, The Abandoned, Carnival of Terror, Monster Mill and Dr. Venom’s Snake Pit. The Munsters-themed escape room. 1313 Mockingbird Maze, is $5. $60 season pass for all valid dates.
4064 Mountain View St., Gastonia
Select nights through Oct. 31. Fri.-Sat., dark-midnight; Sun.-Mon. & Thu., dark-10 p.m.
Not recommended for small children.
2122 Hoots Rd., Roaring River
Select nights through Nov. 5. Gates open at 7:30 p.m. Ultimate Trick or Treat, 5:30-7:30 pm.
Cost: Ultimate Trick or Treat, $5. Spooky Hayride: $10; Haunted Woods/Corn Maze, $20; Trail and hayride, $25. Midway of Madness attractions vary in price; tickets are available onsite only.
Not recommended for small children, those with health issues, and pregnant women.
1615 Kersey Valley Rd., Archdale
Select nights Sept. 30-Nov. 5. Fri.-Sat., dark until 11 p.m; Sun.,-Mon. dark until 10 p.m. |
Cost: Tickets start at $30 and vary by night.
Not recommended for guests under age 12.
520 Carolina Ave., Hickory
Select nights through Nov. 5; times vary by night. Tickets start at $30 and also vary by night. Online purchase is suggested. Fast and VIP passes are available.
Not recommended for small children.
2198 Miller Rd., China Grove
Select nights Sept. 30-Oct. 31, 7:30 -11 p.m. On Oct. 15, and 30-31, a No Scare Event takes place for little ones from 5-6:30 p.m.
Cost: $25; $5 for the No Scare Event.
Maze of Terror is suitable for most ages.
5980 Woodleaf Rd., Salisbury
Select nights Sept. 30-Nov. 5. Stay tuned to the Facebook page for updated information.
Carowinds, 14523 Carowinds Blvd.
Select nights through Oct. 30 from 7 p.m.-midnight.
Cost: Tickets starting at $44.99. Fright & Fast Lane tickets are $89—bypass the lines on 25+ rides and mazes.
Not recommended for kids under age 13.
Carrigan Farms, 12133 Oak Ridge Farm Hwy., Mooresville
Select nights Sept. 30-Oct. 31; ticket times start at 7:30 p.m.
Cost: $20-$40. Advance reservations required. No credit or debit cards accepted.
Aw Shucks Farm, 3718 Plyler Mill Rd., Monroe
Select nights through Oct. 31. Gates open at 7:30 p.m.
Cost: $20; combo ticket with Aw Shucks Farm, $28. Fast pass is available at the door for an additional $25. Cards are accepted at the main ticket booth but cash only at the Haunt Ticket Booth.
Not recommended for kids 8 and younger.
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