Fox Valley gets into the Halloween spirit
BY ERIKA WURST firstname.lastname@example.org October 10, 2012 3:14PM
Over 150 actors wait to spring on unsuspecting guests at the Statesville Haunted House in Crest Hill on Thursday, October 14, 2010. | Brian Powers~Staff Photographer
Updated: November 12, 2012 11:00AM
The Fox Valley is full of haunts this Halloween. From 3D attractions to family-friendly affairs, there is no shortage of spooktacular events. The only problem you’ll have is trying to figure out which one to attend.
Massacre Haunted House, 3440 Odyssey Court, Naperville; www.Fearthemassacre.com
Hours: Thursdays and Sundays, 7 to 11 p.m.; Fridays and Saturdays, 7 p.m. to midnight.
Tickets: $20 for The Massacre; $23 for The Massacre and Fear Factory 3D; $35 VIP pass to both haunts
Basement of the Dead and Shattered 3D, 42 W. New York St., Aurora; www.42fear.com
Hours: Thursdays and Sundays, 7 to 10 p.m.; Fridays and Saturdays, 7 to 11 p.m.
Tickets: $25 for both attractions; $35 VIP front of line access; coupons available online; Cash only tickets at the door, advance tickets available online
Haunted Mansion and Asylum 13, 730 N. Bolingbrook Drive, Bolingbrook; www.Hma13.com
Hours: Thursdays and Sundays, 6:30 to 10:30 p.m.; Fridays and Saturdays, 6:30 to 11:30 p.m.
Tickets: $20 for both attractions; $30 VIP line jump access; coupons available online
Kane County Scaregrounds, 525 S. Randall Road, St. Charles; www.kanecofair.com
Hours: Fridays and Saturdays, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m.
Tickets: $15 tickets to 3D haunted house; $10 tickets to “monster-free” day from 3 to 6:30 p.m. Oct. 28
Haunted Quarry, Harold Hall Quarry Beach, 400 S. Water St., Batavia; www.Bataviaparks.org
Hours: Fridays and Saturdays, doors open at 7 p.m.
Death Comes to the Tanner House, 305 Cedar St., Aurora; www.aurorahistory.net/death12.html
Hours: Oct. 25-30, tour times vary
Tickets: $15; $12 for Aurora Historical Society members
All Hallows Eve, 523 S. Weber St., Naperville; www.napersettlement.com
Hours: Oct. 19 and 20, 6:30 to 10 p.m.
Tickets: $10 tickets in advance; $15 tickets at the door
SciTech Haunted Museum, 18 W. Benton St., Aurora; www.scitechmuseum.org
Hours: Oct. 19, 20, 21, 26, 27, 28, 6 to 10 p.m.
Tickets: $10 tickets give admission to 200 interactive exhibits
Abbey Farms Pumpkin Daze, 850 Butterfield Road, Aurora; www.abbeyfarms.org
Hours: Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Sundays, noon to 6 p.m.
Tickets: $9 tickets get admission to corn maze and activities
Kuipers Family Farm, 1N318 Watson Road, Maple Park; www.kuipersfamilyfarm.com
Hours: Monday-Saturday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sundays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Tickets: $8.75 tickets weekdays, rides included; $11.75 tickets weekends, rides extra