Spooky Treats and Halloween Fun
Fall Festivals, Haunted Houses and other Spooky Treats in Central Georgia
LANE SOUTHERN ORCHARDS FALL FESTIVAL & CORN MAZE
Lane Southern Orchards 50 Lane Rd Fort Valley, GA, GA 31030
October 22 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Fun for the entire family! Kids, race down the 40 foot Tom & Jerry slide, test your skills on the 128 foot obstacle course, and jump around in one of the bouncy houses. A $10 armband gives you unlimited access to the play area. Enjoy live entertainment from local groups while you romp through the corn maze and find trivia questions on the legendary Otis Redding. Visit with local vendors for face painting, health & beauty, jewelry, and other crafted wares. Bring your cell phone and take the Selfie Scavenger Hunt for a chance to win weekly prizes! Take a selfie with the biggest pumpkin you can find. Take a photo giving a hug or a high five to one of our fun-loving employees. Tag us on social media. Your photos may get featured on their on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. There will also be a Halloween Costume Contest from 1PM – 3PM. There will be great prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. Kids only please! Fill up on hamburgers, hotdogs, bratwurst, brunswick stew, boiled peanuts, candy apples and more. Before you leave, pick the perfect pumpkin from the pumpkin patch. Proceeds from this event are donated to the Children’s Hospital in Macon.
Corn Maze Opens – October 1st closes October 30th. Corn Maze Hours – Wednesday-Sunday 12:00pm-6:00pm.
Pricing: Ages 3 and under FREE. 55 and Military get a 10% discount. Corn Maze & Hayride Combo – Ages 4-12 $10, Ages 12+ $14. Corn Maze – Ages 4-12 $8, Ages 12+ $11. Hayride – Ages 4-12 $3, Ages 12+ $5.
NETHERWORLD HAUNTED HOUSE
6624 Dawson Blvd Norcross, GA 30093
September 23 – November 5
Netherworld is worth the drive, consistently named one of the top 13 haunted houses in the southeast! It’s also open every single night thru October. A walk-through dark attraction filled with terrifying live actors, amazing special effects and incredible monsters. The Travel Channel wrote “The most over-the-top haunted house on earth!” For more info and to buy tickets in advance go to fearworld.com.
Dates of Operation: September 23, 24 & 30; October 1-31; November 4 & 5.
Hours of Operation: 7:30pm – 10:30pm: Sunday through Thursday and September 23 & 24 and November 4th & 5th; 7:00pm – 12:00am: September 30th and all Fridays and Saturdays in October
Ticket Cost: September 23 and 24th and all Sundays – Thursdays except Halloween: $23 MONSTERS/$28 MONSTERS & MELTDOWN; All other Fridays & Saturday and Halloween: $25 MONSTERS/$35 MONSTERS & MELTDOWN; Speed Pass: $55 Any Night – Front of the line access to both MONSTERS & MELTDOWN
Other Information: You may also purchase tickets on the day of the show at the box office. Box office is open on nights of operation at 7pm, except Sunday-Thursday, when it opens at 7:30pm
LAKE JOY TRAIL OF TERRORS
428 Lake Joy Rd Kathleen, GA 31047
September 30 @ 8:30 pm – October 31 @ 12:00 am
Open every Friday and Saturday from 8:30PM – Midnight. Starting September 30, ending October 31. Prices: $15 per person; $12 children 12 and under; $12 military, first responders with ID – 1 badge = 1 discount. Not recommended for kids younger than 10 years old.
FALL FAMILY DAYS AT ROCK RANCH
5020 Barnesville Hwy The Rock, GA 30285
October 8 – October 29
Centrally located between Atlanta, McDonough, Macon, Columbus, and Lagrange, The Rock Ranch is the best farm in Georgia for fall family fun! Have fun and make special memories on the farm! Enjoy all of The Rock Ranch rides and attractions including zip lines, pony rides, pedal karts, carousel, locomotive train, hay rides, petting zoo, corn maze, pumpkins, Tiny Town (our extremely popular village of themed playhouses), and so much more! The Rock Ranch is no regular farm visit. Your family will spend more than just a couple of hours here. A day at The Rock Ranch is a full day outdoor adventure! Plus, enjoy good southern food and shopping in our Georgia Grown Farm Market!
Saturday Open dates: October 8, 15, 22, 29 and November 5. Open times: 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Cost: $15.00 per person (plus tax) over the age of two. Discounts available on the website.
Sunday Open dates: October 9, 16, 23, 30. Open times: 1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Cost: $13.00 per person (plus tax) over the age of two. Discounts available on the website.
INTERNATIONAL OBSERVE THE MOON NIGHT (INOMN)
Tattnall Square Park Coleman Ave Macon, GA 31201
October 8 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
InOMN is an annual worldwide public event that encourages observation, appreciation, and understanding of our Moon and its connection to NASA planetary science and exploration. Meet Parks & Recreation in Tattnall Square Park 6-8 p.m. to “Observe the Moon”.
NEVERMORE HILLS HAUNTED TRAIL
Museum of Aviation 1942 Heritage Blvd Robins AFB, GA 31098
October 14 – October 31
Grand opening of the second attraction, “The Attic”, previously located at the Perry Haunted Barn! Nevermore Hills Haunted Trail includes a variety of scares in the woods as well as a number of haunted barns. All funds raised through the trail will be used for operating support for the Museum of Aviation Foundation.
October 14-15, 21-22, and 28-31, 2016 from 8:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. with a family friendly hour every Saturday night from 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
The cost for a combo ticket featuring both the trail and “The Attic” is $22 per person. A single haunted trail ticket is $15 per person. A single ticket to “The Attic” is $8 per person. Discounts of $2 per ticket will be offered to active duty and retired military. Group rates are available for groups of 8 or more. For more information on scheduling a group, please contact Jenny Maas at firstname.lastname@example.org or 478-926-2791. Children ages 12 and under should be accompanied by an adult. Purchase tickets online today. Military ID will be requested for active duty and retired military ticket holders.
SPIRITS IN OCTOBER “SPIRITS THROUGH THE CENTURIES”
Riverside Cemetery 1301 Riverside Dr, Macon, GA 31201
October 20-23 & 27-30 @ 6 PM
Spirits in October is a guided walking tour with actors representing the spirits of some of Macon’s fascinating characters and will include the popular ending reception in the Public Mausoleum. Tours leave every 15 minutes. It is recommend to buy tickets online. Use the following link to purchase tickets: https://www.xorbia.com/events/riversidecemetery/
CHAMBER OF HORROR
River Market Basement 230 Houston St Hawkinsville, GA 31036
October 22 & 28-31 @ 7 PM
Hawkinsville’s Chamber of Horror returns for its second year, this time, with a partnership with the team responsible for Beyond The Grave Haunted House. After 10 years of rest, the team has returned to head up one of the newest haunts in the state. Formerly a cotton mill, the basement of the Fresh Market on the corner of Broad and Houston Street has seen its share of disturbances throughout the years. Often referred to as “The Dungeon”, this dark and underground location has been the backdrop of many disturbing stories. From vicious slaughterings to dark rituals. This is truly a place of evil. Enter this haunted attraction at your own risk, and be prepared to make a few new friends both living and… beyond the grave. “Online/Advance” tickets are $10 per person, tickets “At the Door” are $13 per person. Visit www.hauntedchamber.com for dates, tickets, and more information.
ZOMBIE RUN AT THE GUARDIAN CENTER
Guardian Centers of Georgia 600 W Perry Pkwy Perry, GA 31069
Zombie Run is a Zombie-infested 5k obstacle fun run. Run as an individual or form a team to navigate the obstacle course and avoid the flesh eating Zombies! This event is being held at the Guardian Center, a former cold-war nuclear missile plant converted to be the nation’s premier disaster preparation and validation center. It features a modern city-scape, 300 vehicles, a working subway and a highway built to D.O.T specifications for us to stage the apocalypse. Cost of the race ranging from $65 to $100. Register online at www.zombierun.com.
HAY DAY HALLOWEEN
The Hay House 934 Georgia Ave. Macon, 31201
October 30 @ 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Celebrate Hallows’ Eve by trick or treating at the Hay House. This event is FREE and open to the public. Not only will there be candy for all of those trick or treating, but there will be crafts, and educational displays pertaining to Halloween celebrations in the Victorian era. All are invited.