Do you like a good scare? If you are searching for the scariest and most thrilling haunted houses in central Texas, look no further. I’ll admit, you won’t be seeing me at any of these attractions!
Cedar Park High School Haunted House
Presented by the High School Theatre Department & Booster Club, this frightful fundraiser is one that everyone looks forward to each year. Check website for updated details for 2021. Purchase Online when available or at the door. $15 each.
House of Torment
2632 Ridgepoint Dr. in Austin, TX
Instilling 16+ years of fear in Austin, this mega haunted house is the mother of all haunted houses. If you like gory and gruesome and to be scared out of your wits, this is the place for you. Three different themed haunts in 40,000 square feet of torment; Blackthorne Penitentiary, Darkest Dreams and Trick or Treat! Purchase tickets online. WARNING! Event may be too intense for young children and is not recommended for children under the age of 12.
Austin Ghost Tours
Austin Ghost Tours began walking the streets and telling the stories of downtown Austin over 20 years ago. We are always surprised and welcoming of the many spirits, old and new, that choose follow along and listen. 50 percent of the people reading this or taking a tour have had experience that they believe is a ghost. This is a fun, family and pet friendly, spooky adventure. Reservations Required.
Take a Road Trip!
Want to make a spooky road trip? Here are some more Haunted Houses around Texas. P.S. Don’t pick up any hitchhikers!
Scare for a Cure
14219 LITTIG ROAD Manor, TX 78653
SCARE for a CURE, utilizing a 100% volunteer staff, designs, scripts, constructs, and presents an interactive multimedia haunted adventure in order to mentor youth and foster volunteerism and community service throughout the Central Texas area. Net profits from the haunted house are donated to local cancer related charities and/or organizations.
149 Split Rail Ln in Smithville, TX
Come experience Scream Hollow like never before! 18 buildings, 20 acres of screams! All three haunted houses will be completely black! Each group will be given 1 glowstick for every two patrons. If you thought Scream Hollow was scary before…you are in for a shock! Come see what is waiting for you in the darkness! Can you find your way out?! Recommended for age 12 and up.
Six Flags Fright Fest – Arlington
2201 Road to Six Flags, Arlington, TX 76011
Six Flags Fright Fest San Antonio
17000 IH-10 West, San Antonio, TX 78257
Fright Fest, presented by SNICKERS®, is back for select days September 10 to October 31, 2021 at Six Flags Over Texas. It’s a spooky time of year as zombies and ghouls take over the park. Enjoy thrills and activities for the whole family throughout the day and come back for a truly frightening evening of fun after the sun goes down. Fright Fest offers a wide variety of places to get your scare on including several haunted houses and scare zones located throughout the park. The stuff of nightmares lurk around every corner as the dark of night washes over the park. The ghouls are set free for their daily hunting rituals. BEWARE! There is no place to hide!
Looking for something a little less spooky? Check out Austin’s best pumpkin patches!