Halloween Haunted Houses This Week
09/30/09 by Johnny Monsarrat
Once again, Johnny’s List of Weird Boston Events gives you the largest list of haunted houses in New England! I track 58 of them, plus all the one-day festivals. Here are the ones that are open each week. Each one is like an interactive theatre show where you get to play a role. Check some out!
|Haunted Houses & other attractions||grade|
|Ghosts and Gravestones Tour (in Boston)||Boston, MA|
|7 nights a week. 1.5 hour tour. Claim to be grounded, not “paranomal” weirdness. 2009: Tours depart at 7:00, 7:30, 8:00, 8:30 and 9:00 pm.
|Canobie Lake Screeemfest / Spooky World||Salem, NH|
85 North Policy Street, Salem, NH.(603) 893-3506 or 617-653-5959. more
|Haunted Acres||Epping, NH|
|Rt 93N to ex 7, Rt 101E, ex 8, left off exit. Dragway straight ahead.Three attractions & forest walk. Rain or shine.
272 Exter Road, Epping, NH.603-679-1666. more
|Morbid Mountain||Gilford, NH|
|Haunted Houses at the grounds of ski area Gunstock Mountain.
719 Cherry Valley Road, Gilford, NH.603-293-4341 ext 164. more
|Nightmare New England||Litchfield, NH|
|6-10:30pm, or 6-11pm Fri/Sat. 4 attractions. Looks great, but I’m told the lines are impossibly long, so arrive early.
454 Charles Bancroft Highway (RT 3A), Litchfield, NH.603.424.2292. more
|Fright Kingdom||Nashua, NH|
|You can pay extra to skip to the front of the line. Kids matinee Sundays. “Haunted Circus” performances.
12 Simon Street, Nashua, NH. more
|Ghoullog Halloween Haunted Chairlift Ride||North Conway, NH|
|Board the ski lift for a Halloween experience on the ride up and on the peak! $25.
|Asylum of Horror||Fall River, MA|
|Haunted house. See website for coupons. 2009: 7-11pm or later.
Anawan St., Fall River, MA.508-324-7709. more
|Factory of Terror||Fall River, MA|
|Haunted house. Rt 195E to exit 5. Left off exit. Behind Dunkin Donuts. See website coupon. On off nights they have a ghost tour, “GT”.
18 Pocasset Street, Fall River, MA. more
|Cry Innocent!||Salem, MA|
|Performance. Loved it. Multiple shows daily.
Old Town Hall, 32 Derby Square, Salem, MA.978-867-4767. more
|Year-Round Salem Attractions||Salem, MA|
|Haunted houses. Frankenstein’s Laboratory, The Haunted Witch Village (Salem Witch Village).
|Haunted Castle of Freaky Fobic Fear||Haverhill, MA|
|Winnekenni Castle in Haverhill with four different attractions. Special less scary days for small children some Sundays.
347 Kenoza Avenue, Haverhill, MA.978-521-1686. more
|Witch’s Woods||Westford, MA|
|Haunted house. COSTUME BALL Oct 1st! Rt 2W to Rt. 2A/119, 6mi to Powers Rd. The worst one, skip it!
Nashoba Ski, Westford, MA.978-692-3033. more
|Field of Screams||West Greenwich, RI|
|2009: Open 6:30, gates close 9pm RS, 10pm FSun. 3 attractions. Website coupon. Outdoors, call if bad weather.
|Barrett’s Haunted Mansion||Abington, MA|
|Rt 3S to Rt 18S. Great! See website coupon or get one at the restaurant next door.
1235 Bedford St, Abington, MA.781-871-4573. more
|The Haunted Theatre||Foxboro, MA|
|Haunted house. 2009: FS 7-10pm, Kid-friendly, Sun 1-3pm.
Orpheum Theatre, 1 School St, Foxboro, MA.508-543-2787 ×4. more
|Winslow Farm “Haunting in the Woods||Norton, MA|
|Haunted walks both for kids and adults. $10. Dark to 9:30pm FS, to 9pm Sun.
37 Eddy Street, Norton, MA.508-285-6451. more