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Experience Haunted Houses - Frightening Venues in Will County, IL - Halloween 2016


Experience Haunted Houses - Frightening Venues 
in Will County, IL - Halloween 2016      


     
     October is the time ... and Will County is the place for all things Halloween ...

     If you LOVE spooky ghostly things and being scared out of your wits, Will County provides them ... offering all manners and levels of outlets, venues, and opportunity to frighten yourself.

     
     Below you'll find a list.  It contains many of the scary venues and events found throughout Will County during this Halloween season (2016).  Venues, times, and availability of each are subject to change, so when possible ... confirm all info in advance of your attendance.

     Because:  Some towns have areas of themselves that lie within the borders of Will (as well as other counties) ... for your enjoyment, I've expanded my list to include those area's venues as well.



2016 Guide to Will County Halloween
Haunted Homes & Spooky Experiences



Statesville - Haunted Prison & City of the Dead
23 "Maximum Security Cells", 100's of criminal prisoners.
Not for the faint of heart!
Consistently rated 1 of the best in Chicagoland
Dates and Hours: Click HERE
Ticket Info:  HERE

144th Place Haunted Cemetery
Haunted 14' taxidermy house, haunted butcher shop, 
90+ tombstones, much much more!
Yard Display
Dates:  October 8th - 31st & November 1st - 8th
Hours:  Sunday through Thursday:  4 pm to 11 pm
Friday & Saturday:  4 pm to 12 Midnight


Hayride of Horror  -  Dellwood Park
Eerie movies, hayride, bonfire, food, drinks, entertainment
Age Range: Ages 10 & up
Dates: October 21st, 22nd, 28th & 29th
Ticket info:  HERE


Dead End Cemetery
Yard Display
Dates: Until October 31st
Hours:  All day/Every day.  
Lights on @ Dusk/Off @ Midnight


Haunted!
A caretaker and his spouse watch over this haunted yard.  Witches. Animated Displays.  Family fun.
Yard Display
Dates:  October 17th thru October 31st
Hours:  6 to 9 pm
No Display during Rain



Haunted Barn & Festival  -  Round Barn Farm
Haunted Woods, Corn Maze, Rat Rods Car Show, Dance Party, Pumpkin Bowling, Haunted Round Barn
Enjoyable for the entire family!
Dates:  October 21st & 22nd
Cost & More Info:  HERE
(Costumed children - 50% off Entry Fee)
      
Sickhouse Haunted Attraction - Hickory Creek Mall
Event:  Haunted House
Dates:  October 20, 21, 22, 23, 27, 28, 29, 20 31st
November 3rd and 4th
Age Range:  13 years and up
Scare Factor:  HIGH!
Website:  SickHouseHaunt
Phone:  708.829.5872


HellsGate Haunted House
Multi-level haunted mansion - a real adventure!  
Zombie-infested woods.  Lost Souls Cemetery & Trail.
Age Range:  Age 13 and up
Very HIGH Scare Factor!
Dates:  October 20-23rd, 27th-31st
Admission:  Info HERE
Website:  Hellsgate.com


 Looking for a new home for next year's Halloween? Contact me!Count Kuhajda's Haunted Haus
Event Type: Home Haunt/Yard Display
Animated characters. Good for all ages.  Closed if Rain.  Accepts donations for charity 
Dates:  October 23 - 23rd & Oct. 28th - 31st
Hours:  Fridays: 7 pm to 9 pm
Saturdays & Sundays:  6 pm to 9 pm
Phone: 815.722.2760
Website:  CountMarksHaunt


Creekside Hauntings
Event Type:  Yard Display
See numerous life-size Animated Props, creepy lighting, and more effects up close.  Skeletons, zombies, coffins, corpses.  High Scare Factor!  Award-Winning Haunt!
Dates:  October 23rd  -  31st
Hours:  Dusk to 10 pm

Domum Diaboli Haunted House
Event:  Home Haunt
No Admission charge, but donations to the 
American Cancer Society are appreciated
Dates:  October 30th & 31st
Hours:  7 pm to 9:30 pm
Find them on Facebook
Phone:  815.931.3796

Hambly Halloween Light Show
Event: Yard/Light Display
Scare Factor:  Family Friendly
Simulcast on 88.5 FM
Donations of non-perishable food items 
for local food banks appreciated
Dates:  Open through October 31st
Hours:  Dusk to 10 pm

Darken Asylum
Event:  Yard Display - Home Haunt
Zombie graveyard, caskets, spooky Carnival, 
Asylum display, Clown room.
Scare Factor:  All Ages
Member of Horror Tourers Hall of Fame
Dates:  Through November 1st
Hours:  Monday thru Thursday: 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Friday, Saturday, Sunday:  5:30 pm to 10:30 pm
Website/Video:  YouTube/Asylum  

The Nightmare Haunted House
Event:  Haunted Home Attraction
Scare Factor:  All Ages - Medium
No Admission Fee Required, but Donation Requested 
Dates:  October 30th & 31st
Hours:  Halloween/31st:  
4 pm to 10 pm
Phone: 1.779.225.8340

Monee Manor
Event:  LARGE Yard Display
Animated and static props.  Graveyard, skeletons, 
shock chamber, spiders, clowns and more.
Scare Factor:  All Ages - Medium
Dates:  Through November 4th
Hours:  7:30 pm to Midnight

The Official Ghost Tour of Naperville
Tour, lead by best-selling author Kevin Frantz, takes 
you through the pitch dark street and notorious 
haunts of haunted, ghostly Naperville.  
Age Appropriate:  Ages 16 & Older
Scare Factor - Medium
Dates:  October 21, 22, 23, 28, 29, 30, 31st
Admission Info:  HERE
Website/Info:  HERE
Location/Map: Central Park

Wilmington Lions Spook Hike
Event Type:  Haunted Hayride(s), Haunted Trail(s)
Zombies, Freaky Clowns to frighten ALL Ages.
Wheelchair Accessible
Dates:  October 21st & 22nd
Hours:  Dark (approx. 7 pm)  
Gates Close @ 10 pm
Admission:  $5.00

Basement of the Dead
Hauntworld.com & Magazine rates this venue as one of 
America's Top 13 Scariest Haunted Houses!
Dates & Hours:  Click HERE
Ticket Info:  HERE
Phone:  630.896.2466
Website/Info:  HERE  


     Hope you have a chance to visit and enjoy many of these venues being offered throughout Will County, IL during Halloween 2016 with your family and friends.  

     Note:  If you and your family and friends love corn mazes, pumpkin farms, fall festivals, and hayrides too ... Will County is the perfect place for you for those things, as well.  Check out my post detailing the many Fall Festivals, Pumpkin Farms, Corn Mazes, & Hayrides available throughout Will County this October, 2016.  

     Remember to always enjoy yourself, but do so safely.


     Should you have mortgage, credit, or homebuying questions "haunting" you, contact me.  I'll be happy to answer your questions and remove any fear you're experiencing ...     

     I'm easily found at:
Gene Mundt
Mortgage Originator - nmls #216987 - IL Lic. 031.0006220 - WI Licensed

American Portfolio Mortgage Corp.

nmls #175656

Direct: 815.524.2280
Cell/Text: 708.921.6331
eFax: 815.524.2281


   

Gene Mundt, Mortgage Originator, an Originator with 40+ years of mortgage experience, will offer you exemplary mortgage service and advice when seeking: 
Conventional, FHA, VA, Jumbo, USDA, and Portfolio Loans in Chicago 
and the greater Chicagoland region, including: 

The Lincoln-Way Area, Will County, (New Lenox, Frankfort, Mokena, 
Manhattan, Joliet, Shorewood, Crest Hill, Plainfield, Bolingbrook, 
Romeoville, Naperville, etc.), DuPage County, the City of Chicago, 
Cook County, and elsewhere within IL & WI.


Referrals are Appreciated and Welcomed!







     


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