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Haunted Houses in Virginia Opening or Closing due to COVID-19


Below is a list of haunted houses located in Virginia. 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 53 haunts listed in Virginia. Scroll to see their current status, or click their name for more details and links:

43 Nightmares (Keeling)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

A Haunting at Greenbrier Farms (Chesapeake)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Agony at the Farm (Moneta)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

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

Blood Lake Haunted House (Midlothian)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Chantilly High School Haunted House (Chantilly)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Clifton Haunted Trail (Clifton)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Creepy Hollow Scream Park (Glen Allen)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!
– Due to COVID-19 this year’s event is an expanded outdoor trail, all guests are required to wear masks and will enter the woods with only those in their group. We’ll post more details on this year’s safety policies and procedures later in the week.

DarkWood Manor Haunted House (Luray)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Dead City Lodge Haunted Attraction (Richmond)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!
– THIS YEAR WE WILL BE AT HADAD’S LAKE! DRIVE THRU HAUNTED ROAD!

Deadwood Trail Haunted Forest (Culpeper)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Fear Forest VA (Harrisonburg)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Fields of Fear (Centreville)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Frightmare (Chesapeake)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!
– Opening night: September 18th!

Great Bridge Pumpkin Patch Presents Terror Woods (Chesapeake)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Halloween Haunt at Kings Dominion (Doswell)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Haunted Barn VA (Windsor)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Haunted Holler Bristol (Bristol)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Haunted Hollow VA (Warrenton)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Haunted Hunt Club Farm (Virginia Beach)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Haunted Laurianne Woods (Gainesville)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Haunted Nightmares (Winchester)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Haunted Woods of Hoover Ridge (Madison)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Helheim Haunted Attraction (Wytheville)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Hexed Haunted Attraction (Elliston)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Howl O Scream VA (Williamsburg)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!
– Protective face coverings will be required.

Journey Haunted Trails (Providence Forge)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Madame Redrums Nine Gates of Doom (Waynesboro)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Madhaunters Madhouse (Leesburg)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

McMullin Yard Haunt (Marion)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Nightmare Mansion (Virginia Beach)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Norfolk Haunted Temple (Norfolk)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!
– Temperatures will be taken and Masks are Required (actor and guests), Sanitizer is available and plenty of space to social distance.

Oak Lane Cemetery (Hopewell)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

RED VEIN Haunted House (Ashland)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Scaremare (Lynchburg)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Scaring is Caring Asylum (Chesapeake)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Shocktober (Leesburg)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Spooky Acres Haunted House (Portsmouth)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

St Albans Sanatorium (Radford)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

Terror Manor (Roanoke)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Terror on Ashland Berry Farm (Beaverdam)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

The Dark Woods (Radford)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

The Death Trail (Dumfries)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

The Haunted Hill VA (Partlow)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

The Haunted Major Graham Mansion (Max Meadows)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

The Nickerson Snead Haunted Mansion (Glade Spring)
– Status: Confirmed NOT Opening for 2020

The Warehouse (Weber City)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!

Weavers Haunted Woods (Remington)
– Status: Unknown at This Time

Workhouse Arts Center Haunted Trail (Lorton)
– Status: Confirmed Planning to Open!
– Hosting Nightmare Alley: Drive-Thru Terror!

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