haunted house openings closures for 2020 Coronavirus

Haunted Houses in New York Opening or Closing due to COVID-19


Below is a list of haunted houses located in New York. We are actively researching these attractions in the hopes to better inform you of their plans open or close for the 2020 haunt season.

As we all know, COVID-19 is wreaking havoc on many activities and events that we all plan to visit each year. Unfortunately, Halloween haunted houses are no exception, and many are already posting whether or not they’ll be open this season.

This list and/or each haunt’s status will change as the season approaches and we learn more information. Always be sure to do your own research before planning to visit a haunted attraction. As always, Stay Safe and Happy Haunting!


We have 105 haunts listed in New York. Scroll to see their current status, or click their name for more details and links:

13th Hour Rising Haunted Hayride (Fulton)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Andover Haunted House (Andover)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Bane Haunted House (New York)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Barry Road Manor (Scarsdale)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Bayville Scream Park (Bayville)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Blood Manor Haunted Attraction (New York)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Blood Manor Presents Crypts Of The Coliseum (Uniondale)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!
– Opening night October 9th!

Bronx Haunted House (Bronx)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Castle of Horrors (Rochester)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Cayo Industrial Horror Realm (Rome)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Chambers of Hell (Hauppauge)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

CMCs Haunted House (Cicero)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!
– Open October 9th

Crooked Descent Haunted Attraction (Frankfort)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!
– 2020 location TBA!

Cryptic Souls Haunted Attraction (Warwick)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!
– Open October 30 & 31

Dark Forest Fright Walk (Glen Spey)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Dark Matter Scream Works (Rochester)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Darkness Rising Haunted Attraction (Copiague)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Darkside Haunted House (Calverton)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Deepwells Haunted Mansion (Saint James)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Demon Acres (Hannibal)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Double M Haunted Hayride (Ballston Spa)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!
– Opening as a Drive-Thru experience!

Dyker Frights (Brooklyn)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Everhaunt (St Angola)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Fear Manor (Glendale)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Field of Horrors (Troy)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Field of Screams CNY (Cleveland)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!
– CDC approved face-coverings required for outdoor attractions and six foot distancing enforced. Hand Sanitizing stations available and Covid-19 questionare mandatory for entry.

Forest OFears (Ossining)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Fright Nights at Piersons Farm (Middletown)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!
– Corn Mazes will be open. Unsure about the haunted attraction.

Frightmare Farms Haunted Scream Park (Fulton)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Frightworld Americas Screampark (Buffalo)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Gateways Haunted Playhouse (Bellport)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Gravesend Inn Haunted Hotel (Brooklyn)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Grims Mortuary (Red Hook)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Grimsleys Gorge (Phoenix)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!
– 10/23-10/24, 10/30-10/31 6-10pm

Grizzlys Trail of Terror (Hunt)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Hafners Haunted House (North Syracuse)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Harpursville Haunted Maze (Harpursville)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Haunted Hayrides at Crow Creek (Attica)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Haunted Hayrides of Greater Rochester (Marion)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Haunted Lathrop Street (Carthage)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Haunted Sampson (Penn Yan)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!
– All patrons are required to wear a mask while in the building. Maintain 6’ of distance between other parties. Groups of 3-5 people allowed at any given time and must be of the same party of which they arrived with.

Headless Horseman Hayrides and Haunted Houses (Ulster Park)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!
– The 2020 Season at Headless Horseman Hayrides & Haunted Houses will be a NEW EXPERIENCE. ⚔️ FEAR LIVES HERE! This year we are replacing our hayride and haunted houses with a Drive-Thru Haunted Experience and a Walk-Thru Corn Maze. Do you DARE to Ride the Horseman’s Trail?

HorseAbility Haunted Hay Barn (Old Westbury)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Horsemans Hollow (Sleepy Hollow)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

House of Horrors and Haunted Catacombs (Cheektowaga)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Hudson Horrors (Rye)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Joe Alloccos The Franklin Square Horror (Franklin Square)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Joes Fright Farm (Brockport)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!
– *Masks musts be worn at all times ( and they must be worn properly) *Maintain 6’ social distancing between groups *You should not come here if you have Covid – 19 symptoms or have been exposed to someone with Covid 19 *You should not be here if you have traveled to a state on the NY travel Advisory list in the last 14 days We are limited by the number of people who are allowed on the grounds at a time so purchase you tickets ahead of time to guarantee a spot.

Kevin McCurdys Haunted Mansion (Wappingers Falls)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!
– Currently planning to open an all-outdoor event.

Lancaster Haunted Garage (Lancaster)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Little Theater on the Farm Haunted Barn (Fort Edward)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Marks Haunted Garage (Penfield)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Massacre Mansion (East Durham)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Medford Haunted House (Middle Island)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Nevermore Haunted Attraction (McGraw)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Night Terrors Haunted Attraction (Clifton Springs)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Night Terrors Haunted Farm (Schoharie)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Nightmare Circus (Mahopac)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Nightmare Hayrides on Sommerville Street (Ellicottville)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Nightmare Manor NY (Rochester)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Nightmare on Webster (Harrison)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Nightmares at Liberty Ridge Farm (Schaghticoke)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Pal Mac Haunted House (Palmyra)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Phantom Phrightnights at Bradley Farms (Elmira)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Phelps Haunted House (Phelps)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Pure Terror Screampark (Monroe)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!
– Pending Health Dept. approval (8/20/20)

Raven Haven (Liverpool)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!
– We will be decorating the front yard and having that available for your viewing pleasure, but there will be no actors and no scares this years. Please join us Halloween night for safe and socially distanced Trick or treating and special Raven Haven themed treats.

Razzanos Fright for Hunger (Watervliet)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Restless Souls Haunted House Complex (Huntington Station)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Rogers Haunted Hill (Plymouth)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Scared by the Sound (Rye)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Schmitts Farm Haunted House (Melville)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Schuyler Farms Haunted Corn Maze (Schuylerville)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Six Flags Darien Lake Fright Fest (Darien Center)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Slaughterland Screampark (Binghamton)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Spooky Fest at Tanglewood Preserve (Rockville Centre)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Starcc Raving Mad Haunted House (Sloan)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Tagsylvania (Big Flats)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!
– Opening night September 26th!

Terror Field (Clyde)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

The Barn of Terror NY (Lake Katrine)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

The Beast Haunt (Moravia)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

The Farnum House Haunting (Port Jervis)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

The Fright Nights (Syracuse)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!
– To be compliant with all CDC and health department regulations.

The Great Escapes Fright Fest (Queensbury)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

The Haunt at Rocky Ledge (White Plains)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

The Haunted Forest NY (Williamstown)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

The Haunting at the Mall (Lakewood)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

The Haunting Grounds (Scotia)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

The Last Ride Haunted House and Hayride (Parish)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

The Spooky Walk (Center Moriches)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

The Trail of Terror (Fulton)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!
– Detailed information coming soon!

Thirty Knapp Road Haunted House (Stony Point)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

VerHulst Haunted Hayride (Spencerport)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Wheatfield Pumpkin Farm Haunted Hayride (North Tonawanda)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Wood Creek Hollow (Rome)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Yaphank Trail of Terror (Yaphank)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Zombie Zipline Adventure at Mountain Ridge (Schenectady)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

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