Are you ready to be scared? I mean really, really scared? Check out your 2016 Wichita area haunted houses!
Field of Screams
Wichita's Field of Screams offers a few unique and spooky features. The haunted field is filled with terrors, including clowns, zombies and more! If you make it out of the field alive, try your luck at the Escape Shack! This 20-minute puzzle requires guests to piece together a series of clues in order to unlock the door and escape before the time runs out! You can also visit the Escape Shack before you enter the field.
Field of Screams is not recommended for Children under the age of eight, though all ages are invited to participate in the zombie hunt!
Opens: September 23, 2016
Address: 4055 N Tyler Rd, Maize, KS 67101 (At Prairie Pines)
Hours: Open from 7 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays, and from 7 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. on Sundays.
Cost: $20 for Field of Screams and Clown Town on Fridays and Saturdays, $15 Sunday – Thursday, additional charge for Zombie Hunt Paintball; combo passes and Fast Passes are available. Tickets can be purchased online.
Forest of Fear
The Forest of Fear was given a name (and a location) that's perfect for a haunt. Held in a forest with a few real, documented hauntings, the Forest of Fear might just be a little more real than you think!
Located in Udall, a short drive from Wichita, this haunt offers miles of dark, scary forest, undisturbed by city lights or traffic sounds. Paired with creepy natural sounds like owls hooting and coyotes howling, you be creeped out before the haunt even begins!
Address: 7446 51st Rd, Udall, KS 67149
Hours: Dark to midnight every Friday and Saturday from Sept. 23 through Halloween; Dark to 11:00 pm on Oct. 9, 16, 20, 23, 27, 30 and 31.
Cost: Adults get in for $15, and ages 10 and under are admitted for $10. Check the Forest of Fear website coupons. Group pricing available.
Check out the Forest of Fear online.
The Haunted Cannery, Lunatic Asylum and Haunted Hayride
Address: 10001 NW US HWY 77, El Dorado, KS 66840 (Walter’s Pumpkin Patch)
Hours: 7:30 p.m. – 11 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays beginning Oct. 14
Cost: $20 for all 3 events (Haunted Cannery, Lunatic Asylum, Haunted Hayride), additional packages available including flashlight corn maze and Casket Ride.
Check out the Haunted Cannery website.
After being closed the past two years, The Wicked Island returns to O.J. Watson Park this year, and it's going to be scarier than ever before! This haunt is presented by Plant Kingdom. Come out and see the park in a terrifying new way, and then run screaming all the way back to the car!
Address: O.J. Watson Park, 3022 S. McLean Blvd., Wichita KS 67217 Presented by Plant Kingdom.
Hours: 8 p.m.-midnight Fridays and Saturdays Sept. 30-Oct. 29. Open 8-10 p.m. on Halloween.
Cost: $20 for adults, $15 for ages 12 and younger. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
Details on The Wicked Island.
Also presented by Plant Kingdom, Wicked Woods returns to Wichita this year, and it’s going to be even scarier than you remember! This haunt is known for its creepy, shadowy scares, so be prepared! You never know what’s lurking in the shadows.
Address: 3640 S. Topeka St, Wichita, KS 67216
Hours: 8:00 pm – midnight every Friday and Saturday from Sept. 30 to Oct. 29
Cost: $15 for adults, $10 for ages 12 and under (must be accompanied by an adult.)
Learn more here.