In Partnership with the Southern Weekend

Scary Halloween Activities across North Alabama

Spend some time with things that go bump in the night! You can have lots fun this Halloween season. But BEWARE: THESE EVENT ARE SUPER SCARY OR MEANT FOR GROWN UP GHOSTS AND GHOULS ONLY!!!

Rock Show Re-Telling of ''Lizzie''

A rock-show retelling of the bloody legend of America’s first and favorite axe-wielding double-murderess and Victorian hometown girl, Lizzie Borden. ”Lizzie” is a rock opera that is supported by an onstage rock band.

Date: October 25, 26, 27 and 31, 7:30-9pm

Location:
 Huntsville High School Soccer Fields
2304 Billie Watkins St SW
Huntsville, AL 35801

Tickets $8 or $10

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Fright Nights 2018: Local Hauntings and Urban Legends

Join us as we take you through local ghost stories and hauntings…Including favorites such as Sally Carter and the Dead Children’s Playground!

Date: October 18, 19, 20, 25 and 26th, 7-10:30pm

Location:
The Historical Lowry House
1205 Kildare Street
Huntsville, AL 35801

Tickets $15

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Mad Al's Haunted Hayride

Hop aboard our haunted hay ride through our freaky forest! This horrific hay ride is sure to send chills down your back. Age 13 and under must be accompanied by an adult or have permission from an adult.

Dates: October 19, 21 and 27, 7pm

Location:
Insanity Complex
100 Skate Park Dr
Madison, AL 35758

Tickets – $5

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Haunted Hill Haunted Event - Intense Horror

The only Haunted House in our area with something for ALL ages as a FULL Halloween Event. They cater to all ages, from family fun to intense horror, there is something for everyone! 5 Different attractions ranging from PG to Rated R. All staff are volunteers and all proceeds go to help our community through Angel Squad projects and directly to our clients.

Date: October 19, 20, 25, 26, 27, 30 & 31, 7-9pm

Location:
Camp Pop A Squat Inc
374 A Beshears Drive
Huntsville, AL 35803

Tickets $15

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Huntsville Scream Works

Help us unravel the cause of unexplained phenomena at our facility in an interactive paranormal investigation. You’ll be recruited into a Huntsville SCREAM Works ghost-hunting division to research our facility’s history, interview witnesses, search for evidence, and even try to communicate with a mysterious presence as your team works together to determine the cause of a harrowing haunting.

This is an interactive mock paranormal investigation with a creepy and subtle, not intensely scary, ambiance.

Date: October 12, 19 and 26, 7 & 8pm each night, MUST PREREGISTER

Location:
Huntsville Steam works at Lowe Mill Arts & Entertainment
2211 Seminole Dr Studio
Huntsville, AL 35805

 

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Haunted Hollow at Cathedral Caverns

$10 Per person, strobed light in use. This event is not recommended for the very young. Our intent is to scare!!!!!!

Dates: October 13, 20th and 27, 6-11pm

Location: 
Cathedral Caverns State Park
637 Cave Road
Woodville, AL 35769

$10 Per person

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Arx Mortis 2018 Haunted House -

Arx Mortis 2018 will be open select nights from September 22 – October 31st! Experience this 50,000 sq ft haunted attraction located in Killen, Alabama. Purchase tickets online or onsite. CANDLELIGHT NIGHT: Coming again on October 31st, 2017 Arx Mortis brings you Candlelight Night! ALL house lights inside Arx Mortis will be OFF, and each group will be given one small, unreliable candle to navigate the twists and turns of North Alabama’s Largest and Most Intense Haunted Attraction – Arx Mortis!

Dates: October 5 thru 31st, various times

Location:
Arx Mortis
4051 Highway 72
Killen, AL 35645

Admission Price: $20

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Harvest 2018 - The Fright Guys

One of the largest, most interactive haunts in the nation. Brought to you from the mind of nationally renowned sports artist Greg Gamble. Doors open at 7pm. Tickets will be $15

Date: October 5-31, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, various hours

Location: 
The Fright Guys
302 W. Willow Street
Scottsboro, AL 35768

Tickets will be $15

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Huntsville Ghost Walk

All ghost walks begin at Harrison Brothers Hardware Store, located at 124 South Side Square in downtown Huntsville, promptly at 6 p.m. Visitors choose one of three walking tours: Twickenham, Old Town, and Haunted Downtown.

Date: Every Friday and Saturday in October, 6pm

Location:
Harrison Brothers Hardware Store
124 Southside Square
Huntsville, AL 35801

Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children.

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Huntsville Haunted Trolley Tour

Learn the history of Huntsville through the scary stories that have haunted the city ever since its origins in the early 1800s. Every Saturday in September and October – just in time for Halloween – you can hop on a two-hour haunted trolley tour that begins at Harrison Brothers Hardware Store.

Date:  Friday and Saturday in October, 6pm

Location:
Harrison Brothers Hardware Store
124 Southside Square
Huntsville, AL 35801

Trolley tours are $15 for adults, $12 for kids 12 and under.

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Decatur Ghost Walk

Join the Decatur Ghost Walk every Saturday night in October to hear about Decatur’s haunted past. Civil War soldiers wait for a train that never arrives, a young girl falls to her death, but her ghost remains, and the ghost of Simp McGhee is angry about the consequences of his carelessness.

Date: Every Saturday in October, 6-8pm

Location:
Old State Bank Area
Bank Street
Decatur, AL 35601

Tickets are $10 per person for adults, $5 for kids 12 and under.

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Halloween Bash Sponsored by Madison Police Foundation

Fourth Annual Madison Police Foundation Halloween Bash is an adult only party before Halloween! Tickets are $40.00 per adult and include music, dinner, dancing, a cash bar, and prizes throughout the evening. Come in costume for the contest or come as you are!

October 26, 7pm – 11pm

Location:
Insanity Complex
100 Skate Park Dr
Madison, AL 35758

Tickets $40

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Carnival of Horrors

Enter , if you dare the creepy carnival where timid souls tremble and evil clowns abound! Yes , the Creepy Carnival is rolling into town.. A Creepy Carnival night of ghosts and ghouls! Strange oddities and more! Their will be a few creepy carnival games for folks to enjoy and drink specials as well! Make sure you come ready for a night of fright & strange things galore !!

Date: October 26, 9-11:59pm

Location:
Maggie Meyers Irish Pub
1009 Henderson Road
Huntsville, AL 35816

$10 at the door

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Halloween Drive-In on the Dock

Happy Halloween from Lowe Mill A&E! We’re celebrating with a drive-in style screening of the 1974 classic – Young Frankenstein! Sit on the lawn to get spooky or park your ride and watch in horror! Tune your car radios to hear the film just like the good ole’ days at the drive-in.

Date: October 27, 7-12m

Location:
Lowe Mill Arts & Entertainment
2211 Seminole Dr Studio
Huntsville, AL 35805

Admission is free, and parking is $10.

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Sirens’ Witches Ride 2018

Dress in your most fabulously frightening witch costume, decorate your broom (bicycle), and join us for the Inaugural Sirens’ Witches Ride through Downtown Decatur! We will begin at the Carnegie Visual Arts Center where we’ll toast with our Witches Brew and have some spooky snacks. We’ll travel parade-style to Cross-Eyed Owl Brewery where our Skeletons will be waiting to throw us a huge Halloween bash!

Date: October 27, 4-9pm

Location: 
Downtown Decatur
719 6th Avenue, SE
Decatur, AL 35602

No charge for participation.

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2nd Annual Howl-O-Ween Event!

Bring the family and your 4-legged friends for a great day of fun at the 2nd Annual Howl-O-Ween with ZYP and Insanity Complex! Games, music, Halloween Trick Or Treating, plus costume contests for Kids and for Pets, with great prizes, including: * Tickets To Marvel Universe Live at The VBC * Sesame Street Live At The VBC Concert Hall * Insanity Complex Prize Packs and more!

Date: October 27, 11am-2pm

Location:
Insanity Complex
100 Skate Park Dr
Madison, AL 35758

No charge for admittance, $10 for costume contest.

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Halloween 5K & Monster Mile (Previously called Spooktacular

Spooktacular 5K Run and Monster Mile on October 28, 2017 Get crafty and creative and participate in the costume contest or, better yet, compete in costume!

Date: October 27, 8am -11am

Location:
Fleet Feet Sports Huntsville
2722 Carl T Jones Suite 2B
Huntsville, AL 35802

No charge for participation.

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The "Hopping Halloween" Crawl

Start by visiting the patio bar at Keegan’s Public House Huntsville and grabbing a drink (in the very Halloweenie purple cup) to go. We’ll meet downstairs in Big Spring Park East to marvel and take pictures with the 23 foot tall inflated Rabbits. Costumes are encouraged. Bunnywear is encouraged.

Date: October 27, 6pm

Location:
 Downtown Huntsville
100 Northside Square
Huntsville, AL 35801

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Nightmare on Church Street

Taking place in Big Spring Park, Nightmare on Church Street will have a live band, cash bar, some unique decorations, and 600 of your closest costumed friends.

Date: October 27, 7-11pm

Location:
Big Spring Park
200 Church Street SW
Huntsville, AL 35801

General admission ticket prices increase to $35 on September 4th. VIP tickets are $75.

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Books and Brains: Scottsboro Public Library Zombie Run/Walk

Enjoy our course throughout the Caldwell Park loop and see if you can out run or walk the Zombies! Think you will come out of this race clean? No way! Zombies will be stationed through out, throwing color packets of red, black, brown, green and purple!

Date: October 27, 3-5pm

Location: 
Scottsboro Public Library
1002 S Broad St
Scottsboro, AL 35768

No charge for participation,

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Mad Al's Fright Fest

Grab your friends and come to our Fright Fest 21+ party decked out in your freakiest costume! We supply you with beer, food, and live music all night as you play mini golf and batting cages.

Date: October 27, 7-10pm

Location: 
Insanity Complex
100 Skate Park Dr
Madison, AL 35758

Free admission into the event, just pay for attractions, drinks, and food.

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Campus Trick or Treat

Trick or Treat? Campus No. 805 will be offering an evening of family-friendly fun for Halloween. Everyone on Campus will be handing out treats and some have even got some extra tricks up their sleeves. Spirited Art: Drop in and paint rocks anytime during the event! Huntsville Ballroom: Two free 30-minute classes fro 5:30 – 6:00 p.m. There will be one for kiddos and one for parents! Civil Axe: Try their new Cosmic Axe throwing! Ages 13+

Date: October 28th, 4-7pm

Location:
Campus No. 805
2620 Clinton Ave W
Huntsville, AL 35805

No charge for participation.

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Spooky Space Spectacular

Come dressed in your best costume and join us as the Rocket Center holds its fifth annual Halloween Spooky Space Spectacular. The fun-filled event takes place Wednesday, Oct. 31, in the Saturn V Hall and surrounding areas from 4 to 8 p.m. Activities include a costume contest, hands-on science activities and more. The Moon Shot, G-Force, and Lunar Lander simulators are also part of the fun, weather permitting. The cost is $20 for a family of up to five or $5 per person.

Date: October 31, 4-8pm

Location:
 U.S. Space & Rocket Center, Davidson Center
1 Tranquility Base
Huntsville, AL 35805

The cost is $20 for a family of up to five or $5 per person.

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