There was a time when Halloween used to be only a night affair. But now it has become a season, stretching from mid of September until 31st October. The joys seem to be not ending throughout the day and even the nights are made highly joyful. During this event, the theme parks remain full with tourists, celebrating special events, from gentle hayrides to jump-out-of-your-skin scare zones. If you are wanting some spooktacular fun then here are the top 10 best theme parks for spooktacular Halloween fun in 2014.
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10. Mickey’s Halloween Party
It is situated in Disneyland in Anaheim, CA. You can visit this lovely spot during the Halloween event. Here there is so much fun including activities like meet-and-greets with Disney characters, spending time with characters like Captain Hook and Cinderella’s stepsisters. Also you can enjoy here treat stations, arts and crafts, rides, and special Halloween dance. The fun will not end here whenever you visit.
Howl-O-Fast is situated in King’s Island in Cincinnati, OH. Spending time during weekends here is what you should not miss. The afternoon fun and interactive night activities here will make you excited all the time. You can enjoy time with attractions such as a Twisted Tales maze, a foam pit, petting zoo, mask painting, and dances for adults and children.
Screams Halloween Theme Park is situated in Waxahachie, TX. For special Halloween activities, it remains open the whole week. You can expect to enjoy attractions like a castle of darkness, a spooky “klown” maze, Hotel of Horror. Also there is a climbing tower at this park where the children love to come and enjoy.
7. Halloween Horror Nights
It is a part of Universal Studios Hollywood in Universal City, CA. Visit this spot from September to October, anytime and any day of your desire. The best attractions of this lovely park are haunted maze, roaming scare-actors, and various rides. Also you can enjoy several pop-culture-inspired attractions like “El Cucuy: The Boogeyman” and “Black Sabbath: 13-3D.” The park is a must visit attraction.
6. Knott’s Scary Farm Halloween Haunt
Knott’s Berry Farm is situated in Buena Park, CA. This is yet another great place to make fun at Halloween. You can expect to enjoy activities like watching a horror movie at 160-acre indoor cinema, and chilling mazes. Not only this but also you can enjoy hair-raising shows, horrific zone, and children rides. Everything here is well settled and there is no short of excitement.
5. Hersheypark in the Dark
Hersheypark is based in Hershey, PA. It remains open throughout the week, and special adventurous events are held during Halloween. You can enjoy time with illuminated pumpkins, live music performances, rides especially the dark coaster, and several other lovely activities.
4. Brick-or-Treat Party Nights
This is situated in Carlsbad, CA. The best time to go there is from Saturday to Friday. The fun during weekends is at its peak. You can enjoy activities like “Brick-or-Treat” station, candy and healthy snacks, “Brick-o-Lantern” craft station, and special children rides. Here live shows and music concerts are also held.
3. Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party
Enjoy the magic of Halloween at this great park of Magic Kingdom at Disney World, FL. This is one of the most visited theme parks for Halloween activities. Here you can arrive in special costumes to enjoy activities like Disney Villains Dance Mix, Mingle party, Mickey’s “Boo-to-You” Halloween Parade, and the fireworks.
2. Fright Fest
Fright Fest brings you a lot of fun at Six Flags theme parks, worldwide. This is one of the choosiest Halloween theme parks, where the fun is always at its peak. You can enjoy time with creepy scenes and scare-actors. Also make yourself familiar with the special rides of this park, and special effects created when the night spreads.
1. Hallow Boo
This is another great park for Halloween. It is situated at Idlewild in Ligonier, PA. You can come here during the weekdays or weekends. This park has activities like Storybook Forest, meeting Ricky Raccoon, Mother Goose, and special theme rides. You can also enjoy your favorite food here.
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