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Find Haunted Hayrides in Illinois including Halloween events, attractions, haunted houses, corn mazes and more in Illinois at Illinois has some of the scariest and biggest haunted hayrides but not all hayrides are scary. Many pumpkin patch attractions are non-scary and also feature a hayride. There are many different types of hayrides both scary and non-scary. So make sure you choose which type of hayride you are looking for in the state of Illinois. The best hayrides are typically located inside Screamparks which are haunted houses that feature multiple attractions such as haunted houses, haunted forests, trails to other types of events such as zombie hunts and more. Find a haunted hayride near you using our zip code finder or simply search the entire state.
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Find the biggest, longest, and scariest haunted hayrides in Illinois.  Most haunted hayrides are part of SCREAMPARKS meaning they include a hayride but might also include haunted houses, trails, zombie hunts, and much more.  Not all hayrides are haunted in fact most hayrides are NOT haunted being featured as part of a corn maze or pumpkin patch. Make sure you find the correct type of hayride in Illinois because some are hayrides are scary and some are not.  Most of the haunted hayrides feature incredible scenery, special fx, pyro fx, animations, live actors, as they trek through acres of wooded areas.  Most haunted hayrides of themes and story lines which enhance the experience.  The difference between a haunted hayride and a haunted house are that a haunted house you walk through the attraction while a hayride you ride with a large group of people.  Most scare fx in a haunted hayride are large to scary huge groups of people at one time which is greatly different than a haunted house.  Hayrides are not typically as scary as a haunted house but are generally more theatrical.  Most of the big haunted hayrides can be found in Chicago, Rockford, Peoria, Springfield, Champaign, Carbandale, Illinois but many rural towns througout Illinois will feature hayrides.

In recent years we've seen new forms of haunted hayrides appear including Zombie Paintball hayrides where riders board the hayride and man paintball guns shooting at zombies and targets.  Zombie paintball hayrides have created more of an interactive experience for haunted hayride customers.  There are many different types of haunted hayrides in Illinois, the interactive paintball hayrides, theatrical high tech hayrides to the non-scary hayrides typically found on farms with pumpkin patches.

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Hauntworld Reviews Illinois Haunted Houses

Welcome to our Illinois Haunted House and Halloween Attraction page where you can find all sorts of haunted houses in Illinois. Some of our favorite haunted houses in Illinois are located on this page.  Listed below are some of the best haunts you can find in the state of Illinois.  If you know of a haunted house, haunted hayride, ghost tour, real haunted house, haunted attraction, scary attraction, or Halloween attraction in Inninois please refer those attractions to our site so they may create a FREE listing.  If you you would like to review one of the attractions we have listed please create an account.  Once you create a user account you may post your reviews and rate any haunted houses on our system.

The Darkness in the Southern, Illinois area.  The Darkness is simply one of the best haunted houses in the entire country.  The Darkness has been featured on National Geographic Channel, Travel Channel, Modern Marvels and even in USA Today.  The Darkness features over 100 animations, unreal sets and scenes, special effects on two floors of fright.  The Darkness also features a monster museum, gift store and a second haunted house called Terror Visions in 3D.  Visit the Darkness Haunted house in St Louis, near Southern Illinois at

Another haunted house near Southern Illinois is Creepyworld, which is one of the biggest haunted scream parks in America.  Creepyworld features four major haunted houses in one location for one price including a haunted hayride, haunted mansion, gothic style haunted forest and Silo-X.  More information about Creepyworld can be found at

In Crest Hill, Illinois you will encounter Statesville Haunted Prison one of America'a most frightening haunted house in the country. The inmates of this prison will show you unspeakable horrors of tortured inmates as you are lead through more than 30 of the prisions maximum security cells where some of the most insane prisioners were held. Visit for more details

Nightmares BASEMENT of the Dead in Aurora Illinois is a walk in the corridors of HELL. Unspeakable mutilitation and horror await you. To learn everything about Nightmares Basement visit their website at

One of the most extreme haunted houses in Illinois is digging up more creatures and more bodies to help make our house more X-Treme than it was last year. We are unlocking your nightmare and letting it run free through our halls. We will make you wish your never step foot inside our house. You will cry, scream, and might even puke. This year we will be the most X-Treme in all of Illinois.

Another haunted house not far from Illinois in Wisconsin is the Burial Chamber learn more about their haunted house here


Illinois loves to scream so please be our guest and click on the profiles for haunted attractions in Illinois listed above.

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