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Get Spooked In & Around Saratoga During Halloween Season

Looking to get scared this Halloween season in the Saratoga area? We've rounded up the spookiest spots to check out that are sure to send a shiver down your spine!

Haunted Saratoga Ghost Tours

a creepy house in the foggy dark

Enjoy a 90-minute walking tour around Saratoga with Haunted Saratoga Ghost Tours and meet the spirits who have appeared in the area over the past several hundred years! If you're looking for a family-friendly spook, this is an excellent option - you will meet some spirits, but most are friendly and all have great stories to tell about Saratoga's history. Tours are held every Friday and Saturday from May through mid-November.

Zombie Zip Line

Poster for Mountain Ridge Adventrues Zombie Zip Line

Mountain Ridge Adventure's zombie zip line is not for the faint of heart. On Fridays and Saturdays throughout the month of October, this treetop adventure park will offer corpse-guided tours in a serial killer infested forest. Riders will be launched in complete darkness, alone, afraid, and vulnerable on a screaming steel cable in a Zip Line Park.

Ghosts in the Yaddo Garden Tours

creepy gates at the entrance of the gardens

Did you know the beautiful Yaddo Gardens are haunted? Experience the spirits that dwell in one of Saratoga's most prominent green spaces by embarking on a Yaddo Garden Ghost Tour. These tours will take place at 5:00pm on September 13, 15, 20, 22, 27, and 29, and October 4, 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, and 27, 2019.

Double M Haunted Hayrides

the opening entrance of Double M Haunted Hayrides with a giant skeleton headPhoto provided

The Double M Haunted Hayrides will kick off in 2019 on September 28! These Haunted Hayrides have been a staple in the area for over 25 years, and some of the attractions include Brutality, The Last Inn, Maximum Outage, and more.

Field of Horrors

a creepy clown beckoning you at the entrancePhoto credit: Field of Horrors

Field of Horrors in Troy offers a variety of horror attractions for the price of one, such as the Trail of Terror Hayride, Death Trap, Return of the Mummy's Curse, and Toxic Terror. This horror event is not recommended for children under 10, and it will be open for a Sneak Peek Weekend on September 27-28, 2019, and then it will officially open on October 4-5.

Schuyler Farms

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Schuyler Farms in Schuylerville features a haunted corn maze every Friday and Saturday night in October. Check out the "sTALK of the town" and be prepared to be scared out of your mind!

Fright Fest at The Great Escape

a male and female zombie

Explore The Great Escape this fall and you can enjoy the rides and usual fun during the day, but beware of the ghoulish souls who wander the grounds at night! Once dark comes at Fright Fest, you can expect to see zombies, ghosts, mummies, mutant rats, and other terrifying characters whose sole mission is to scare you.

This year, Fright Fest starts the weekend of September 28-29. Then, it will be held on October 5-6, 12-14, 19-20, and 26-27.

NIGHTMARES at Liberty Ridge Farm

a creepy dark room with a box that says dynamite

Visit NIGHTMARES at Liberty Ridge Farm in Schaghticoke and watch as your worst fears are brought to life! NIGHTMARES features haunted houses, a haunted corn maze, a haunted trolley ride, a haunted forest, and more scary attractions. In 2019, it will be open on September 28, October 5, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26, and November 2, from 7:00pm-10:00pm.

Halloween Ghost Tours at the Canfield Casino

a black and white photo of the outside of Canfield Casino

The historic Canfield Casino in Congress Park is more than just a venue for weddings and special events. It's reportedly home to ghosts of the many men and women who partied and gambled the night away over 100 years ago. On Wednesday, October 30, there will be Halloween Ghost Tours at the Canfield Casino starting at 6:00pm.

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