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Headless Horseman Hayrides & Haunted Houses in Ulster Park, New York - www.headlesshorseman.com - 80563 Views
Headless Horseman in Kingston, New York features a haunted hayride, corn maze and 3 haunted houses. We have been ranked America's #1 attraction by Hauntworld. Click this profile for information, directions, photos, videos and more.

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Scare Factor: 9 Skulls
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Sets, Detail, Theming: 9.1 Skulls
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Blood Manor in New York, New York - www.bloodmanor.com - 44589 Views
BLOOD MANOR, NYC's Premier Haunted Attraction: The Nightmare on 27th Street, returns with a depraved appetite for gore and a twisted thirst for blood, in the same creepy location, 542 West 27th Street (btwn 10th & 11th Ave). With louder screams, scarier dreams and more thrills for each moment in its fun-filled darkness, BLOOD MANOR makes your nightmares come to life.

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Scare Factor: 9.1 Skulls
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Gateway’s Haunted Playhouse in Bellport, New York - www.gatewayshauntedplayhouse.com - 16309 Views
It's the GRAVEST show on earth! You’ll journey into the darkest corners of your mind, as you travel through twisted corridors, and mind tripping labyrinths with heart pounding scares at every turn. A macabre carnival known as the Grimmling Family Traveling Show brings horrific fairy tales to life, as evil spreads through this gruesome haunt.

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Scare Factor: 10 Skulls
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47.09 out of 50 Skull Rating
 
 
PURE TERROR SCREAMPARK in Monroe, New York - www.pureterror.com - 15818 Views
NY HAUNTED HOUSE: Pure Terror Haunted Screampark. *** in Monroe, NY with all new attractions for 2014, Pure Terror is a multiple haunted house attraction in Monroe, New York. For the Largest, scariest haunted houses in Orange County, New York, Pure Terror awaits you!

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Scare Factor: 9.9 Skulls
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49.34 out of 50 Skull Rating
 
 
Haunted Corn Maze and More! in Schuylerville, New York - www.schuylerfarms.com - 6322 Views
Have you ever wondered what comes out at night in the corn maze? Stop by and enter our Field of Screams Friday and Saturday nights in October to find out! You will never experience anything quite like the Field of Screams! Every twist and turn in the maze will hold a new surprise for you. As you navigate your way thru the corn maze, with just a flashlight to light your way, anticipation and fear will build inside of you. There are demons and ghouls around every bend...masked men with chainsaws following behind you...haunted buildings within the maze to pass thru...and many more surprises that will make you laugh and cry. The Haunted Maze is a unique experience that will have you coming back year after year. Pick your own pumpkin patches Schuylerville New York, find all the information about one of the biggest Halloween Attractions, in Schuylerville New York with pick your own pumpkins, hayrides, corn mazes and more at www.HalloweenAttractions.com

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The Barn Of Terror in Lake Katrine, New York - www.thebarnofterror.com - 5949 Views
The Barn of Terror in Lake Katrine, New York where things go bump in the night and you won't know what lies ahead inside the darkness of the BARN. Click this profile for information, details, directions and more

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Scare Factor: 9.5 Skulls
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Originality: 9.8 Skulls
Sets, Detail, Theming: 8.8 Skulls
Special FX: 9.5 Skulls
46.88 out of 50 Skull Rating
 
 
Haunted Barn and Corn Maze in Middletown, New York - www.piersonsfarm.com/ - 5024 Views
We love to celebrate Halloween here on the farm! We have a haunted barn, haunted corn maze and a haunted farm! Come get scared this October in any or all of our haunted attractions! Bring the kids! We have a fun corn maze, farm animals, corn bale maze, and a pumpkin patch as well! There is something for everyone here at our farm! Visit in the day time for fun with the younger kids, and on special set nights for a scary adventure. We feature: FREE Kiddie Play Area • Three Acre Corn maze • Animals To Visit • Round Bale Maze • Hayrides (daily @ 4 & 4:30) • Walk-in Pumpkin Patch *A Haunted Barn with synchronized lights and sound!

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Pumpkin Picking and Family Fun in Patchogue, New York - woodsidenurseryandgarden.com - 4769 Views
We offer a wide variety of Family Fun things to do! Children will enjoy entering our "Octobercation" outdoor exibit. Here they will see and learn tips about Trick or Treat Saftey, see how a Scarecrow is made, view our New Scooby Doo and Mystery Machine detective exibit, look at a replica of the worlds biggest pumpkin and weight themselves and the entire family on our Giant scale. Next they can enter our Famous "Haunted Tunnel" Over 300 feet of indoor haunted exibits (Not too scary but not too timid ) which includes moving props, special effects and lighting, music, funny and scary sceens and more. This is the Exibit Which we have been doing and improving for over 20 years. We have our fall Balloon Bounce where children can bounce around and burn off some energy. They can Mine for gold in our 20 panning station attraction and get to keep all the nuggets and gems they find. We have Fresh Roasted Corn on the weekends. Face Painting is also avaliable along with Full Size Scarecrow Making.

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The Forest of Fear in tuxedo, New York - www.renfair.com/forestoffear/index.html - 1721 Views
The Forest of Fear, located in Sterling Forest, Tuxedo Park, NY, has been voted one of the top ten haunt attractions in the U.S.!

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Scare Factor: 9.7 Skulls
Monsters/Actors: 9.4 Skulls
Originality: 9.7 Skulls
Sets, Detail, Theming: 9.8 Skulls
Special FX: 9.8 Skulls
48.35 out of 50 Skull Rating
 
 
Night Terrors Haunted Farm in Schoharie, New York - www.nightterrorshauntedfarm.com - 1444 Views
At Night Terrors Haunted Farm, you'll experience Halloween Hauntings at it's finest INCLUDING a Haunted Hayride and Haunted Cornfield too! This New York haunted farmhouse experience is one NOT TO MISS! Click here for haunted house address, directions, & more

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Scare Factor: 9 Skulls
Monsters/Actors: 9.4 Skulls
Originality: 9.8 Skulls
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Special FX: 8.8 Skulls
46.10 out of 50 Skull Rating
 
 
Darkness Rising in Massapequa, New York - www.darknessrising.org - 592 Views
Darkness Rising Haunted Attraction in Massapequa, New York WE ARE OPEN FRIDAY, SATURDAY & SUNDAY RAIN OR SHINE!! We have added an additional 2000 sq.ft of pure terror this year!!

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Scare Factor: 9.6 Skulls
Monsters/Actors: 10 Skulls
Originality: 8.5 Skulls
Sets, Detail, Theming: 8.5 Skulls
Special FX: 9.5 Skulls
46.13 out of 50 Skull Rating
 
 
Grims Mortuary in Red Hook, New York - www.grimsmortuary.com - 582 Views


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Scare Factor: 9 Skulls
Monsters/Actors: 9.5 Skulls
Originality: 10 Skulls
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45.50 out of 50 Skull Rating
 
 
Zombieworld Attack of the Killer Clowns in Deer Park, New York - deerparkcommunitycenter.com - 502 Views


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Return of the Haunted in Staten Island, New York - nycartscypher.com - 491 Views


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Scare Factor: 10 Skulls
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Sets, Detail, Theming: 10 Skulls
Special FX: 9 Skulls
49.00 out of 50 Skull Rating
 
 
Joe Allocco's The Franklin Square Horror in Franklin Square, New York - joea65.wix.com/franklin-square-horror - 471 Views


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Scare Factor: 10 Skulls
Monsters/Actors: 9 Skulls
Originality: 10 Skulls
Sets, Detail, Theming: 10 Skulls
Special FX: 9.3 Skulls
48.33 out of 50 Skull Rating
 
 
Fright Nights in middletown, New York - frightnights.wix.com/frightnights2012 - 363 Views


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Scare Factor: 9.8 Skulls
Monsters/Actors: 9.7 Skulls
Originality: 10 Skulls
Sets, Detail, Theming: 10 Skulls
Special FX: 9.3 Skulls
48.67 out of 50 Skull Rating
 
 
haunted trail of horrors in middle island, New York - www.middleislandfd.com - 359 Views


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Scare Factor: 9 Skulls
Monsters/Actors: 8.5 Skulls
Originality: 9 Skulls
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Special FX: 6 Skulls
32.50 out of 50 Skull Rating
 
 
Times Scare NYC in New York, New York - www.timesscarenyc.com - 257 Views


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Scare Factor: 9 Skulls
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49.00 out of 50 Skull Rating
 
 
Haunted Credit Union in Latham, New York - www.communityresource.coop/about-us/community-involvement/index.html - 252 Views


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Scare Factor: 6 Skulls
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6.00 out of 50 Skull Rating
 
 
The Haunt at Rocky Ledge in White Plains, New York - www.hauntatrockyledge.com - 204 Views
For 2014, Westchester County's premier haunted attraction is celebrating it's 5th season of terrifying scares in White Plains, NY! The Haunt at Rocky Ledge is a frightening attraction that combines the outside element with the indoors! This event features two mind-blowing haunted houses, a long horrifying walk through the woods, and the only haunted cornfield in Westchester! Be prepared for a nightmarish good time as you lose yourself on the eight acre property!

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Razzano's Fright For Hunger in Watervliet, New York - www.razzanosfrightforhunger.org/ - 133 Views


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Krupski's Haunted Barn in Peconic, New York - long-island.newsday.com/recreation/krupski-s-farm-1.854175 - 86 Views


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Scare Factor: 6.5 Skulls
Monsters/Actors: 10 Skulls
Originality: 9 Skulls
Sets, Detail, Theming: 9 Skulls
Special FX: 7 Skulls
41.50 out of 50 Skull Rating
 
 
FW Schmitt Farms in Melville, New York - schmittfarms.com/ - 49 Views
We are a family owned and operated farm located in Melville, NY. Come to our greenhouse in the spring, where we offer a variety of flowers, annuals and perennials for sale to brighten your home or yard. Our spring events are always family friendly, and our experienced staff is here to help you with your questions. For the young ones, we offer field trips tailored to ages 3 to 9. We also offer plants for school fundraising efforts. Finally, Schmitt’s is known as the #1 location for sod on Long Island. Sod wholesale, retail and installation is available. Contact us to learn more. The F&W Schmitt Family Farm’s Fall Family Fun Time is back for the fall season. Come enjoy the fall and continue your family tradition or start a new one. Pick your own pumpkins, enjoy rides and slides, walk through the haunted mansion, and explore Gladiators in the 7-acre corn maze. Other features include free hayrides, farm animals, pony rides, and Long Island’s largest straw pyramid. The farm and pumpkin stand is open 7 days a week, and field trips are also available

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Barton Orchards in Poughquag, New York - www.bartonorchards.com/ - 36 Views
122 acre working family farm. Hudson Valley’s Premiere PYO. Our friends come from near and far! Over 21 Attractions. Food and fun for your whole family. "Growing Family Traditions" in the Hudson Valley for last 30years! Pick Your Own Orchard Open July - October daily with Activities, Hayrides, Music running Weekends! PARTY Rooms ready for booking each Weekend w/ private bathroom, food and secure area. Barton's Apple Cider Donuts & Apple Dumplings are sought out so get em on the Farm or VISIT Offsite Barton Orchards Market & Bakery in Lagrange, NY..Open Daily. Hudson Valley's premiere Pick Your Own Farm featuring full Garden Crops, Apple Orchards, Tree Fruit, Fresh Flowers and Pumpkins and THE best corn mazes for the entire family!! SO many family fun activities....come for the day or jsut have a few hours we have just what your need for a quick stop! We hope to see you soon!

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Hanks PumpkinTown in Water Mill, New York - hankspumpkintown.com/farm/ - 30 Views
Hank and Lynne Kraszewski have been creating family memories at Pumpkintown for many years. Hank's Pumpkintown in Watermill, NY is open mid-September thru October. please come and visit us!!

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Algonquin Hotel in New York, New York - www.algonquinhotel.com/ - 7 Views
Considered a living legend when it comes to hotels, the Algonquin is famously known for the Round Table. It has hosted some of the most famous literary and theatrical notables, some of them reported to have never left the hotel at all.

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Letchworth Village in Haverstraw, New York - - 6 Views
In Rockland County there is a small village called Letchworth. It is the home of an abandoned mental institution. Of course many rumors have surfaced about the old mental hospital. Many have experienced many things there, including hearing noises and seeing ghosts. The old hospital still contains some left over patient files, writing on the wall, and old beds. Walk into the hospital and you can feel nothing but chills going through your body.

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Kings Park Psychiatric Center in Kings Park, New York - opacity.us/site3_kings_park_psychiatric_center.htm - 6 Views
The Kings Park Psychiatric Center, known by Kings Park locals simply as "The Psych Center", was a former state-run psychiatric hospital located in Kings Park, New York and is one of new York's most haunted Psychiatric centers ever ran.

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Kaminska Haunted Residence in New York, New York - - 5 Views
The Kaminska home is a genuine haunted location as well as a families home. The Yonkers Ghost Investigators went in and did one or more paranormal investigations and were successful in collecting some type of evidence. Below are their findings.

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Poughkeepsie Haunted Church in Poughkeepsie, New York - www.facebook.com/pages/Christ-Episcopal-Church-Poughkeepsie-NY/140641102682245?sk=timeline - 5 Views
The historic Reformed Dutch Church of Poughkeepsie, built in 1921, is said to be haunted by the ghost of a former caretaker. Witnesses have heard the jingle of his keys and the tap of his fingers on his old office desk; his whistling has been heard in the gym and in the kitchen.

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New York Haunted Houses have grown over the years to feature some really amazing haunted houses some of which have been featured on Travel Channel. Several years ago when we visited haunted houses in the Poughkeepsie, New York the haunted houses in New York seem to be around every corner especially in the Poughkeepsie, New York haunted houses are very popular form of entertainment and more haunted houses in New York here at Hauntworld.com.  On Hauntworld.com you will find every type of haunted houses in New York from a haunted hayride, haunted house, Halloween Attractions, ghost tours, to paranormal ghost hunting.  Read all about the best and scariest haunted houses in the state of New York here at Hauntworld.com

 

When looking for a scary or the best haunted house in New York look no further than the area of Poughkeepsie, New York because this is an absolute hotbed for haunted houses in New York. One of the biggest around is Headless Horseman haunted hayride which has been ranked as one of the best haunted houses in New York. The fact is Poughkeepsie area is close to New York City and many other area's filled with the scariest haunted houses in New York.  Kevin McCurdy's Haunted Mansion is another haunted house in this area which we've seen personally and reviewed.  Use the zip code finder here on Hauntworld.com to find the best and scariest haunted houses in Poughkeepsie, New York.

 

 

 



 

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Headless Horseman Haunted Hayride is a haunted house in Poughkeepsie New York (area).
 

 

The setting is an eighteenth century historic manor encompassing 45 acres of orchards, gentle rolling hills, woodlands, and ponds. The manor is set in the haunted Catskill Mountain Region of New York, and is the backdrop for the Legendary Headless Horseman Hayrides & Haunted Houses. An event that is galloping into its 19th season and continues to expand. What began 19 years ago with a passion for horses, a carriage business, the love of “all things haunted” and a far fetch idea (that by the way everyone said  would NEVER succeed) Headless Horseman Hayrides and Haunted Houses (H5) was born and continues to haunt the world!

In 1993 Headless Horseman Hayrides was in its infancy with a hayride, a hotdog stand, a wall of t-shirts and 35 actors. It opened the doors 30 days after purchasing the historic farm in Ulster Park, New York. Today it takes 365 days to open with 9 attractions, a theme that changes each year, now encompassing a hayride, corn maze, 6 haunted houses, an outdoor haunted walk, Midnight Gardens, sideshow, 5 gift shops, 4 eateries and a staff of 265+. Headless Horseman Hayrides and Haunted Houses is a destination visited by thousands of people from across the country each year. Actor Matthew Grey Grubler from the hit TV show(Criminal Minds) flies in every year from LA with members of the cast to visit in addition with other notable and professional actors that haunt the Hudson Valley.

Headless Horseman Hayrides and Haunted Houses has the honors of being named # 1 in America two consecutive years by HauntWorld Magazine, named #1 on the Planet by New York Daily News, named # 1 Outdoor Attraction by American Airlines, named #1 Scream Park and Hayride in America by HauntWorld Magazine, Listed Number 1 by USA Today,”Worlds Best Haunted Hayride”by AOL News, named America’s Scariest Haunted House Northeast Region by MTV and has consistently been named in the Top Ten Haunted Attraction by CNBC and AOL. It has been featured on The Travel Channel, Comedy Central, Emeril Live, Good Morning America, Nightline, CBS Evening News, NBC Nightly News and featured in several national publications.

Each attraction is extremely detailed and painstakingly themed to authenticate what you would expect to find on a haunted historic estate. A backdrop that cannot be replicated. The night breeze, rustling leaves of ancient maple trees and shadows that walk in the night creates a haunting ambiance. You enter a midway of giant historic barns and stone buildings that house gift shops and eateries leading to the hayride wagons. Twelve tractor pulled wagons wait to take you on a journey of suspense.

Board a wagon and begin your one mile journey. The hayride is a theatrical experience like no other with movie quality sets, animatronics, costumes, makeup, sound, pyrotechnics, high tech special fx and illusions Guests are transported into a surreal world of horror and evil. The hayride winds through the woods, open meadows, orchards and along the edges of two ponds. Orlando Special Fx installed several pyro fx, flaming buildings, exploding fire balls and a gigantic misting system for the newly constructed Crow Hollow Harbor. This expansive set includes three 40 foot fishing boats, one of which is sinking and on fire. The set also includes a tavern, bait shop, dry dock building, captains harbor house and a cold storage facility.  All the sets along the hayride trail are three dimensional decorated inside and out. Many doors and windows are left open so you can get a peek at the interior of the buildings.

Looming just ahead at the end of the hayride trail is the dimly lit neon sign of the Lunar Motel begging you to check in. This is the first of 6 haunted houses at the Horseman. Once a flourishing destination for travelers, the motel has been condemned and abandoned by its owners. There are reports that the owners are seen in town only during the daylight hours. They disappear into the shadows when sighted. It is said that they still run the motel, but they have been bitten by beasts and transform into werewolves when night falls. They lure people to their motel where they kidnap them under the veil of darkness………. There are always vacancies at the Lunar Motel. Stepping foot into this haunted house transports one back to an original 1950’s road side motel, including the rancid smell of nicotine permeating from the drapes, bedspreads and rugs. THE BEDBUGS DO BITE!  Art deco lamps and décor and vintage vending machines decorate the rooms. Strategically placed animatronics, actors, videos and sounds keep your heart pounding as you become a lifetime guest of an unforgettable experience!

The Second Haunted House is “Gluttons Slaughter House” The small town of Crow Hollow flourished from a very productive meat exporting factory. Business was booming for the world-renowned meat plant...until ablight wiped out all the livestock. Strangely enough the lack of animals did not effect the production of the slaughterhouse. Production continued. No one questioned the shipments that left the factory in the dead of night. ….  This authentic haunted house was carefully recreated to resemble a slaughter house from the 1940’s era. The sounds of animals being slaughtered, the odors of decaying carcasses, giant water features, dripping blood of dead cows hoisted overhead, freezer rooms, slaughter  stalls, a human grinding machine, hundreds of slaughtered animals and the sadistic butcher that will lead you to haunting nightmares for eternity. Even the tools-of-the-trade were recreated. The realism is horrifying!

Escaping Gluttons Slaughter House leads you to the 4 acre cornfield maze  “THE DARK HARVEST”. Wandering through the endless maze of 10’ high corn stalks, encountering countless Scarecrows, the bee house, shanny shacks, giant pumpkins, crows, and larger than life insects are waiting to attack you. The backdrop of antique farm equipment utilized by the inhabitants of the hollow grounds adds to the  Harvesting of Souls.  At the edge of the corn maze is the “Night Shade Nursery” an authentic 20th century antique greenhouse that was purchased from an estate and moved to Headless Horseman. In the early thirties a botanist named Dr. Victor Lockwood made a breakthrough by cross breeding plants and introducing reptile genes to create vegetation with unique survival skills and movement. His research earned him a nomination for the covenant honor of “Botanist of the Year... Unveiling his new species he quickly learned that the world was not yet ready to accept his mutations... He destroyed his life’s work! Sealing up the greenhouse, trapping the monstrous foliage inside, he hide his secrets from the world.

For over eight decades the contents of the Nightshade Green House was a mystery. Do not dare cross the threshold to the greenhouse. We strongly urge you to exercise extreme caution and remember these plants are still growing and they haven't eaten in over 80 years! Don’t plan on buying pansies at this greenhouse! Lush vegetation suspended from the ceiling and climbing up the walls block your path of escape. Giant animatronics Venus flytraps that burst open with live actors are frightening. Co2 jets, in addition to a misting system cause additional panic. Snakes entwined within the foliage stare at you and a number of them actually strike out!  Fantastic water features.  Great special fx. The shy worm girl invites you to hold a handful of  her pets  distracting the unexpecting guest for an amazing scare! You encounter the demented farmer and his crop dusting equipment blocking your only means of escape. Exiting the greenhouse you find yourself disoriented at every turn and wonder endlessly through a fog filled lattice maze inhabited by mutated creatures of the dark harvest.

The only means of escape is through our new 2011 attraction, that will take our guests into an environment never experienced before! The Feeding is the 5th Haunted House. This is a Saw movie on steroids! In the early 1900's a world renowned chemist, Thaddeus Preston, was best known for his medicinal tonics and elixirs. Although these tonics and elixirs claimed to save lives,  they did not equal the amount of deaths caused by his experiments throughout the years. One specific elixir labelled Anti-Pain Serum was the most popular. The chemical compound called PX-19 contained a mixture of altered plant forms from a nearby compost pile. Although it left the patient without pain, the serum had serious side effects including hallucinations, nightmares, and death. PX-19 had to be inhaled to achieve the desired results. Survivors say inhaling the elixir would bring their worst nightmares to life. The detail in this house staggers the imagination. A complete 1930’s dental operatory including x-ray machines, early dental chairs, dental tools, water chambers, flyover cages, leaners and “Collectors” haunt the hallways. A complete early physician’s exam room, an authentic embalming room purchased from the estate of first licensed female mortician in New York State leave nothing to the imagination. The nursery includes incubators containing fetuses and infants connected to feeding tubes, illusions, and of course the deadly chain saw!

Before entering the queue lines for the 6th haunted house you have the opportunity to grab a bite to eat, get a souvenir photo at Dead Memories, catch the side show and stroll through the Midnight Gardens aglow with hundreds of eerie  jack-o-lanterns  hidden scarecrows and  bewitching trees that stare at  your every move.

Last but absolutely not least is Dahlia Bloods Manor. This is a Victorian House. Natasha Price, was a true 1930’s debutant. She always wore the most extravagant dresses and furs. Unknown to the public she created her furs personally. Natasha had an obsession with taxidermy. She would acquire live animals through the sport of trapping. Before the animals were tortured to death, she would extract their eyes. She was fascinated with the eye. She thought the eyes were the window to the unknown. She said in death the glimmer of the light leaves the eye. By extracting the eye before the animal died it captured its soul... The Victorian décor in this haunted house hints of a Louisiana Mansion with the only escape through a town, the pier, and the bayou! With fantastic detail, the collection of taxidermy specimens are accented perfectly with human taxidermy forms. The main house holds a secret door that leads you through a haunting room that comes alive with sound FX where walls and ceiling cave in on you. Through the library giant stacks of books sway as if to topple on you. Secreted in the basement is Dahlia’s skinning and sewing room. Large vats line the walls where human specimens are soaked to loosen their skins. The sound FX of a horrific storm with wind, thunder and lightening flash throughout. Then deep in the bayou you trudge your way through what feels like thick mud only to be trapped by the dead and the reptiles of the swamp.

The 6th haunted house brings you back into the midway. Gift shops, eateries, music, line actors, stilt walkers, as well as character actors on an overhead stage throw free t-shirts  into the crowd. The gift shops are themed: Scareware and Fear Gear have all the logo merchandise. Ghoulish Gifts sells outside decorations. Witchy Women has great jewelry and The Magic Moon Gift Shop is adorned with nostalgic Halloween gifts.
 
The Headless Horseman Hayrides and Haunted Houses creative team works full time year round. Before the current season comes to a conclusion  the new season is in discussion. The creative team meets throughout the winter to establish the upcoming seasons theme. The art department is in full swing. Monsters and characters are being sketched, time periods are being researched , architecture, fashion, makeup, and dialect are studied. Auctions and flea market purchases are made to transport the guest into the actual era our theatrical storyline will entail, Movies and books are  reviewed. Graphic designs are created by Sunshine Tees and Brainstorm Studios. Apparel is printed and embroidered by Sunshine Tees and Embroidery.

Headless Horseman Hayrides and Haunted Houses is a complete team effort and everyone is an integral part of the team. We could not open our doors without the effort of our talented and professional team.

Visit us at Headlesshorseman.com. better yet visit us in September and October!











HAUNT FACTS:

NAME OF HAUNT: Headless Horseman Hayrides & Haunted Houses
LOCATION: Ulster Park, New York
NUMBER OF ATTRACTIONS: 9
TOTAL SQUARE FOOTAGE: 45 Acres
ANNUAL ATTENDANCE: 60,000+
ADMISSION: $36.95
NUMBER OF YEARS IN OPERATION: 19
WEBSITE ADDRESS: www.headlesshorseman.com

 


 


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