Harvest Moon Twin Drive In Presents Frightfest
“Central Illinois Premier Pre-Halloween Event”
Harvest Moon Twin Drive In Presents Frightfest is a Haunted Attraction located in Gibson City, IL.
1175 S Sangamon Ave.Gibson City, IL 60936
About This Attraction:
# of Attractions: 1
Min. Recommended Age: 5
2019 marks the 8th anniversary of our annual FRIGHTFEST pre-Halloween celebration. Each year we deck the place out in spooky decorations and bring in some fun extras for everyone to enjoy and get excited about the upcoming October Holiday.
This year is no exception and we’ve expanded the event to 3 full weekends of fun! Weekend 1 & 2 are for mature audiences only as we’ll have the brand new horror movie IT Chapter 2 showing on the big screens with a newer horror movie and a classic. The 3rd weekend, we will host kid friendly scary movies on screen 1 for the whole family to enjoy.
Friday and Saturday September 6th & 7th is weekend 1.
Friday and Saturday September 13th & 14th we celebrate Friday the 13th at the drive-in with the original Friday the 13th movie and original Jason actor here for a meet and greet and photos!
Friday and Saturday September 20th & 21st is for the families with kid friendly spooky movies on screen 1 and all the fun family extras.
What is Frightfest 2019?
We’ve got DOUBLE FEATURES on both screens. Screen 1 and 2 will host Horror double features during the 1st two weekends, then on our 3rd weekend, Screen 1 will host the family friendly movies.
Weekend 1 September 6th & 7th Mature Horror
Screen 1: It: Chapter 2 followed by Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark
Screen 2: It: Chapter 2 followed by Annabelle Comes Home
Weekend 2: September 13th & 14th Mature Horror
Screen 1: It: Chapter 2 followed by the original Texas Chainsaw Massacre
Screen 2: Friday the 13th followed by A Nightmare on Elm Street(original)
Weekend 3: September 20th & 21st Kid Friendly Weekend
Screen 1: Hotel Transylvania followed by Goosebumps 2
Screen 2: It: Chapter 2 followed by Scary Stories to tell in the Dark
The whole drive-in gets a spooky makeover with Halloween style props, decorations, ghosts and more including our Skeleton Horse drawn Hearse and more.
We host our annual Costume Contest each night for both adults and kids with great prizes donated by local organizations and businesses.
Prior to the movies starting we have a host of activities for everyone to enjoy including Trunk or Treat, car decorations, a spooky photobooth, our ‘Light Fright’ version of the Walk of the Dead haunted trail, and of course all of our usual food and fun.
Once the sun sets each night, the ghouls come to life with our Roving Zombies and Monsters scaring people on screen 2, and the after dark WALK OF THE DEAD opens for your enjoyment. The WALK OF THE DEAD is our haunted trail with with themed rooms full of your worst fears, scary props and actors working to scare you. This year we are once again expanding the trail with new rooms, a redesigned maze, boobytraps and some scary extras. Do you have what it takes to make it through alive?
Paid Parking, Restrooms/Porta Potties On-Site, Food/Concessions, Gift Shop/Souvenirs, Special Events, “Old-School” (Low Tech), You may be touched, Movie Characters, Original Characters, Uncovered Outdoor Waiting Line, All-Outdoor Attraction, Family Friendly