HAMPTON ROADS, Va. (WAVY) – If you’re a fan of haunted houses and can handle a good scare, Hampton Roads has its fair share of options for you this fall.
WAVY.com has compiled a list of local haunted houses and ghost walks for the 2022 Halloween season.
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Historic Candlelight Ghost Tour
Where: Great Bridge Battlefield & Waterways, 1775 Historic Way
When: Saturday October 22 with marches at 7 p.m., 7:30 p.m. and 8 p.m.
The description: There are a limited number of tickets available for this one night only event. Call the museum for more information and tickets.
How much: $15 per person
The Haunting at Greenbrier Farms
Where: Greenbrier Farms, 225 Sign Pine Road
When: From Thursday to Sunday evening from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. until Sunday October 31
The description: This is a “full fear experience” at Greenbrier Farms. The haunted farm experience includes a bamboo forest, corn maze, and more.
How much: $25 per person, $23 for a party of 6 or more, and $23 for active military, first responders, and law enforcement
Wood of the Great Bridge of Terror
Where: 900 N Battlefield Boulevard
When: October 2, 3, 21, 22, 23, 26 – 31 from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. The last tickets for the evening are sold out at 10 p.m. Some days depend on the weather. Check here for weather-related updates.
The description: Great Bridge Pumpkin Patch features “Terror Woods”. Both children and adults are welcome to visit this spooky place. The event says it will “guide you through the darkness and take you on a chilling journey.”
How much: $23 per person or $33 per person for VIP tickets
Hampton Horror Tours
Where: The Hampton History Museum, 120 Old Hampton Lane
When: From Tuesday 25 October to Sunday 30 October at 6.30 p.m. and 8 p.m.
The description: Visitors will hear stories of old Hampton and coastal Virginia. There are two 60-minute tours per night that depart from the museum. Tours include a lantern visit to a cemetery and other stops in the area. The event does not recommend the event for children under 8 years old.
How much: Adults, $14 in advance and $16 at the door. For children 12 and under, tickets are $12
The ghost train: in search of the paranormal
Where: Lee Hall Depot, 9 Elmhurst Street
When: Friday, October 28, from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
The description: The first event has Lee Hall Depot. Visitors will hear paranormal investigations on an exploration of the station. It is recommended from 12 years old. Reservations are required for the event and timed tours will take place every 15 minutes.
How much: $10 per person
Haunted House: Terror March
Where: Scottish Rite Masonic Center, 65 Saunders Road
When: October 14-16, 21-23 and 28-31. Fridays and Saturdays from 7 p.m. to midnight. Sundays and Halloween from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
The description: Walk of Terror in aid of the Newport News Scottish Rite Foundation.
How much: $15 per person
Norfolk Htemple aunt
Where: 7001 Granby Street
When: October 16, 20, 23 and 27 at 7 p.m. and a special event on October 28 at 8 p.m.
The description: The haunted house is open for the 2022 season. Check the website for event nights and deals.
How much: $10 per person
Portsmouth Old Town Ghost Walk
Where: Ghost Walk Market, 500 Court Street
When: Friday, October 28, from 6:15 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
The description: The tour begins at Ghost Walk Marketplace and will take visitors on a walking tour through Olde Towne Portsmouth. According to the website, the actors will tell ghost stories of “love, loss, murder and mayhem.”
How much: $15 per person. The online ticket office closes at noon on October 28.
Portsmouth Police Haunted House
Where: Atlantic Union Bank Pavilion, 16 Crawford Circle
When: Saturday, October 22, beginning at 3 p.m.
The description: Only one night in a haunted house at the Atlantic Union Bank pavilion. Doors open at 3 p.m.
How much: No ticket information is available.
Spooky Acres Haunted House
Where: Le Mans Indoor Karting, 2882 Airline Blvd
When: September 30, October 1, 7-8, 13-15, 20-22 and 26-31. Doors open at 7 p.m.
The description: March of Dimes’ annual Spooky Acres haunted house is open this season. There’s no age limit, and the event says they “leave that to the discretion of the parents.”
How much: $20 per person. Tickets are sold from 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Hauntings of Poquoson
Where: Poquoson Museum, 968 Poquoson Avenue
When: October 28-29 from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
The description: The event will feature a Haunted Maze, Haunted Graveyard, Dolly’s Mammy, and Ghost Hunters, as well as Ghosts, Ghouls, and Goblins.
How much: Admission is $5 per person, children under 5 are $1
Haunting at Chuckatuck: A Haunted House Adventure
Where: Chuckatuck Library, 5881 Godwin Boulevard
When: Saturday October 22 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
The description: It’s time for fun at the Chuckatuck Library! The library has been transformed into something strange and macabre. Come before sunset for outdoor family activities and indoor thrills. After dark, terror rises and fears become more intense. Wear your Halloween outfit and enter our costume contest! No registration required to visit the haunted house.
How much: Free and open to all ages.
The Haunted Nights of Bacon’s Castle
Where: 465 Bacons Castle Trail
When: October 29 from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.
The description: Three tours available on site. The GROUNDS circuit is ideal for families and small groups. There will be hot cider, ghost stories, and more. The CASTLE tour will include a tour with paranormal investigators through the castle and outdoor activities. The PLUS tour is the most in-depth paranormal research experience. Learn more on their website.
How much: $15 per person for the park visit, $30 per person for the castle visit and $40 per person for the PLUS visit. Preservation Virginia members receive a discount.
Hunt Club Haunted Farm
Where: Hunt Club Farm, 2388 London Bridge Road
When: Open Wednesday through Sunday through Halloween, plus October 31. Check the website for specific dates and events.
The description: The 2022 season kicks off with several featured hauntings called Terror Town, Death Alley, Forbidden Fields, and Village of the Dead. Take a look at their website for the schedule and other information.
How much: $35 per person for ages 8 and up. Children 7 and under are not permitted. Fast-track passes are available for an additional $15 per person.
Where: 2008 Atlantic Avenue
When: For the month of October, Monday to Friday open at 6 p.m., for Saturday and Sunday open at 2 p.m.
The description: The mansion is open this season. They do not recommend the event for children and there is a height requirement of 41′ for admission. To learn more, take a look at the company’s new event Escape the nightmarish mansion.
How much: $14 per person
Where: 1833 Court Monet
When: October 21-22 and October 18-29 from 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.
The description: The event is open to the whole family, but the Haunt is not recommended for young children. There will be a wagon ride, carnival games, hot dogs, cotton candy and more.
How much: $10 per adult and $5 for children 12 and under.
Where: Busch Gardens Williamsburg, 1 Busch Gardens Blvd.
When: Certain evenings from September 9 to October 31 from 6 p.m.
The description: Howl-O-Scream is open select nights and welcomes visitors to five haunted houses, four spooky shows, two party areas, and more. The event is not recommended for children. A map of events is available on the event website.
How much: The cost of tickets depends on the offer and the event. Take a look at the event site.
Where: Meet at 424 W Duke of Gloucester Street, at the statue of Thomas Jefferson
When: Open all year. Tours take place at 8 p.m., 9 p.m. and 10 p.m. Ghost hunts are at 11 p.m. and cemetery tours are at 3:30 p.m.
The description: “If you want to experience a true ghost tour with real hauntings commonly experienced on tours, not “orbs” on cameras, embark on a night you will never forget. Join us on our night walk through the haunted town of Williamsburg, Virginia with our licensed tour guides!” Our stories are based on research, haunting interviews with eyewitnesses and a book of ghost stories tied to factual and historical events. Guided tours pass through the historic Colonial District of Williamsburg. Add the extended ghost tour for a bonus ghost tour through the College of William and Mary, the second oldest college in the nation.”
How much: The price depends on the experience, please refer to the website.
Ghost Tour: The Thin Veil of Yorktown
Where: Mobjack Bay Coffee Roasters, 411 Main St.
When: Friday, October 28 from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
The description: Visitors will hear ghost stories and other experiences. Children under 12 are not permitted at the event. Drinks are available for purchase prior to the event.
How much: $15 per person