Frightening Theme Park Events

Halloween Horror Nights

Universal Studios’ Halloween Horror Nights (Orlando, Hollywood) is one of the biggest fright fests in the nation, drawing thousands of visitors each year.


Held at Busch Gardens Tampa, Busch Gardens Williamsburg, and Sea World San Antonio, Howl-O-Scream features elaborate scare zones, high-budget horror houses, creepy shows, and more.

Knott’s Scary Farm

Located in Buena Park, California, Knott’s Berry Farm began the Halloween theme park trend with  Knott’s Scary Farm’s The Haunt, an event that inspired copycats around the world.

Six Flags Fright Fest

Six Flags’ Fright Fest is full of haunted mazes, chilling horror houses, and amazing roller coasters.


Cedar Point’s Halloweekends offers frights and fun for the whole family. Adults and older children can get their thrills in the park’s haunted houses and scare zones, while families and young children can enjoy Halloweekend’s shows, parades, and pumpkin patches.

Coney Island Nights of Horror

Offering rides, games, chills, and thrills, Coney Island’s Nights of Horror runs October 15 – October 31.