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HAUNTED HOUSES + PLACES
escape the barn
DATE | Friday, October 9 and Saturday, October 10, 2020, from 4:30p - 9:30p
LOCATION | Primrose Farm
COST | Residents $20 | Nonresidents $30
DETAILS | It's a Crime Scene Investigation (for children ages 11+)! Mysterious crimes are popping up at Primrose Farm. We need your help to find the culprit! It’s up to you and your teammates to escape with your lives before it’s too late!
DATE | Saturday, October 17, 2020 from 2:00p - 8:00p
LOCATION | Stephen D. Persinger Recreation Center
COST | Residents $10 | Nonresidents $15
DETAILS | For one night only, the Stephen Persinger Recreation Center transforms into a cursed art gallery, which has been experiencing some very peculiar events. Use your wits and teamwork in order to escape the mansion before being trapped forever. Groups of 10 will be given the opportunity to participate in the escape-room style event within a 30-minute time frame.
DATE | Fridays, October 16 and October 23, 2020, from 5:00p - 7:00p
LOCATION | West Main Community Park
COST | $10 per person
DETAILS | The ghosts are coming out to play in the forest at West Main Community Park. Join us for a haunted hike through our spooky trails. Evil lurks in the forest, so enter if you dare! This event is not suitable for kids under 10 years old. Pre-registration is required, and tickets are $10 per person. Every person needs to be registered. Please arrive within the time frame that you sign up for.
COST | $25.99 per person | $35.99 Fast Pass Online | $39.99 Fast Pass Onsite
DETAILS | This custom built haunted house allows visitors to walk through in small groups of six to seven and is designed to give mature audiences the scare of their lives! Focusing on fear and fright, this haunted labyrinth dishes up over 60 rooms of pure terror where over 100 ghastly clad actors are waiting to scare and delight. Frightening mazes, eerie animatronics, and beyond is ready to fill your night with chills and thrills.
DETAILS | Basement of the Dead Haunted Attraction in Aurora Illinois is not the biggest attraction in Illinois, but many consider it to be the best and even scariest. Like most top haunts, the Basement of the Dead haunted house is run by a talented and passionate group of people who love the haunted house industry, and this group is actually family… a family who through hard work and faith in themselves turned their dream (or nightmare) into a reality.
DATE | Fridays - Sundays, October 2 - 31, 2020 | Additional Dates, October 22, 27, 28, 29 | Fridays + Saturdays, 7:00p - 12:00a | All other days, 7:00p - 10:00p
LOCATION | 900 Grace Street, Elgin
COST | $35
DETAILS | Located in Elgin’s industrial section stands the abandoned home of Elgin Casket Company. This once proud building has been witness to a murder, grisly discoveries, cult activities, and unexplained occurrences, and a dark legacy has emerged from its sordid history. Be terrorized at this multi-level 55,000 square foot paranormal hot spot.
DATE | September 19 - October 31, 2020, DAILY, 9:00a - 5:00p
LOCATION | Kuipers Family Farm | 1N318 Watson Road, Maple Park
COST | Included with general admission
DETAILS | As part of a full day getting a glimpse into life on a farm complete with hayrides, apple cider, and pumpkin picking, stroll through the Haunted Forest at the Kuipers Family Farm. It will raise the hairs on your neck and a giggle in your throat. This mildly scary and fully fun Haunted Forest is suitable for kids all ages.
DATE | Fridays + Saturdays ONLY, October 2 - 31, 2020, from 7:00p - 10:00p
LOCATION | 199 E. Woods Drive, Lockport, IL
COST | $15 per ticket
DETAILS | Are you one of the brave souls to seek out the underground of Dellwood Park? We dare you to attempt the Curse of the Bayou. Do you carry the still beating heart for which the Voodoo Priestess yearns? The Curse of the Bayou is not recommended for young children.Parental guidance is suggested. This is an outdoor, walking attraction with an uneven trail, tight corners, low ceilings, strobe lighting, fog and loud noises. Food and drinks are available for purchase. *MASKS REQUIRED*