If things that go bump in the night, creepy crawlers and ghastly hauntings are what your Autumn dreams are made of, the A Petrified Forest should be your first stop for scares this Halloween in Orlando. October 6th- November 4th the premier haunt in Orlando will celebrate 10 years of fear and open its doors to thrill seekers and scare fanatics looking for the ultimate fright.
A Petrified Forest Hosts Best Haunts For Halloween In Orlando
What began as a backyard haunted Halloween experience for the kids has quadrupled in size taking over 85,000 square feet of forest in Altamonte Springs and filling it full of hand-built horrors and hidden haunts guaranteed to send chills up your spine.
This year the terrifying themes for the two scare trails include the classic Laser Swamp and the new haunted Ghost Town. With plenty of vendors in the front, the independent haunt is a family-friendly Halloween event that will give you the most boo for your buck.
" The goal is to have as many people attend who want to have the Halloween experience and can't afford to go to Halloween Horror Nights or Hallowscream this is a very viable option." - Sylvia Vichiullo, Petrified Forest Show Director
With theme park Halloween events in Orlando costing anywhere from $50-$80 a person, the Petrified Forest provides all the scares your family of four is dying for without having to kill your budget. Don't let the smaller ticket prices fool you. A Petrified Forest has 20-25 hand built sets and plenty of fear-based fun for everyone. In fact, TheScareFactor.com ranked the Petrified Forest #5 for "Must See Haunts in Florida" and #31 for "Must See Haunts in 2017."
You can purchase tickets to A Petrified Forest in advance online. A single trail ticket is just $15, Double Trail $25, or go for the VIP experience for just $35. If you're a scaredy cat you can opt-in for the backstage tour for just $12 and see what goes on behind the scenes. Tickets at the gate are cash only so make sure you stop by the ATM before you head to the Petrified Forest. Scare trails are rated PG-13 so all children 12 and under should be accompanied by an adult. Parental discretion is advised.
Petrified Forest in Altamonte Springs is the ultimate family-friendly Halloween event in Orlando. Stop by for the fright of your life starting on October 6th!