Guide: Haunted houses in the Hudson Valley
Ready to scream? Scare up some fun at these haunted spots in Westchester and the Hudson Valley. You'll be shaking in your fall boots in no time. Please check with the location before heading out as dates, times and prices are subject to change.
Baron Orchard Haunted House
63 Apple Tree Lane
Poughquag, NY 12570
Hours: Weekends & holidays in October
Forest 'O Fears: The Haunting at Cedar Lane
Cedar Lane Park
235 Cedar Lane
Ossining, NY 10562
Dates: October 18, 19, 25, 26; times vary
Info: The Town of Ossining presents the 5th annual Forest O’ Fears Haunted Attraction. Come check out our ALL NEW two-story Garage of Horror which leads you to our Haunted Hayride! This event will take place at Cedar Lane Park in Ossining. The current football field will again be turned into our very own Haunted Halloween Village filled with games, food, fun and shows for all ages. During this attraction you will wander through our haunted enclosures and take a ride through our forbidden forest.
Haunt at Rocky Ledge
1402 Old Orchard St.
North White Plains, NY 10603
Dates: Fridays-Sundays; Oct. 4-Nov. 2; times vary
Info: Back for its 10th season of chills and thrills, the Haunt at Rocky Ledge features two haunted houses, a terrifying walk through the woods and a haunted cornfield, all on an 8-acre property.
Headless Horseman Hayrides & Haunted Houses
778 Broadway, Route 9W
Ulster Park, NY 12487
Dates: Sept. 21; Sept. 28; Fridays-Sundays Oct 4-Nov. 2; also Oct. 24 & Oct. 31; times vary
Info: Ranked among the top in the country, Headless Horeseman features a one-mile hayride, a corn maze, and seven haunted attractions, plus food cafes and gift shops, all on 250-year-old farm with over 65 acres.
Kevin McCurdy’s Haunted Mansion
85 Sheafe Road
Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
Dates: Sept. 27-28; Fridays-Sundays Oct. 4-27; Kids Day on Oct. 14; also Oct. 30-31; times vary
Info: Check into the Hotel Ravenscroft -- if you dare. Avoid the poltergeists as you explore the haunted grounds of the Forest of Evil, plus subject yourself the "The Experiment." Featured on AMC's "Fear Fest!"
381 N. Broadway
Sleepy Hollow, NY
Dates: Oct. 4-6; 11-13; 18-20; 25-27; 31; Nov. 1- 3; times vary
Info: "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” comes alive at Philipsburg Manor. Includes a haunted trail, the ruins of Ichabod’s Schoolhouse and the lair of the Horseman.
Hudson Horrors at Rye Playland
1 Playland Pkwy.
Rye, NY 10580
Dates: Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays in October - 7 p.m. - 10:45 p.m.; also Oct. 17.
Info: Hudson Horrors is a fully interactive and immersive haunted experience, which boasts three unique attractions and over 60 characters, where visitors' senses are tested on all levels.
Pure Terror Scream Park
1010 State Route 17M
Monroe, NY 10950
Dates: Sept. 27-28; Fridays-Sundays Oct 4-Nov. 3; also Oct. 24 & Oct. 31
Info: Holder of the Guinness World Record for the world's longest overall horror attraction since 2015, Pure Terror has six attractions with new scares for 2018. Enter a haunted, abandoned church if you dare, come face to face with twisted clowns under the big top, and travel down 175 feet into the crypt of the evil dead for Necropolis.
Scared By The Sound
Rye, New York 10580
Dates: Fridays-Sundays Oct. 4-Oct. 27
Info: Back for its 20th consecutive year, Scared By The Sound lets you enter an abandoned amusement park after dark and experience a 12,000-square-foot haunted house and cemetery. Rated one of the best haunts in New York, it's open rain or shine.
TerrorDome Scream Park
84 Lakeside Road
Newburgh, NY 12550
Dates: Closed for the 2019 season - scaring again in 2020
Info: Featuring three spooky attractions! Enter the Barn of Terror, get infected in Zombie Tag and find out what's lurking in Flashlight Woods.
Thirty Knapp Road Haunted House
30 Knapp Road
Stony Point, NY 10980
Info: Thirty Knapp Road is a haunted house that takes place every year during October in Stony Point, NY. Each year the haunt grows and the screams get louder.
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