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This October, enjoy Fort Wayne's family-friendly frights and harrowing haunts.

Wild Zoo HalloweenWild Zoo Halloween 2017

October 13-15, 20-22, 27-29
Fort Wayne Children's Zoo

Wild Zoo Halloween offers adventure, family fun and tasty treats that are just right for pint-sized guests. Kids can navigate a mini maze, pick a pumpkin, see zoo animals and much more!

Admission (all ages) $5
Admission with Treats (all ages) $9
(Zoo members get $2 off per person every day)

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Fright Night Downtown

Saturday, October 21

Fort Wayne's most anticipated event of the Halloween season is bigger than ever! The annual Fright Night Downtown is October 21st. Kick things off at 2pm with activities at the Allen County Public Library culminating with a Zombie Walk through the streets of downtown Fort Wayne. This night full of tricks and treats is fun for ALL AGES, some activities have a small admission price, and others are free.

Admission: FREE (some activities will have a small charge)

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October 25
Fort Wayne Children's Zoo

The first of its kind, and a fundraiser for the zoo, this Halloween-themed event is for guests 21 and over. Music, themed appetizers and cocktails will be available. Tickets on sale starting August 1, 2016, starting at $50. Call (260) 427-6844 or click here for more information.

The Phil Family Series: Spooktacular

October 29
Rhinehart Music Center, IPFW

Family fun for all ages. Enjoy “Hedwig’s Theme” from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s StoneDanse Macabre, and Hobgoblin. Fort Wayne Ballet joins the Philharmonic in these spooky classics designed to engage youngsters in the thrill of the orchestra. Costumes are encouraged for ghouls and goblins of all ages!

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Haunted Houses in Fort Wayne (and Surrounding Areas)

The Haunted Castle and Black Forest

8965 Auburn Road Fort Wayne IN, 46825
Open 7pm Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, September 22 - October 8
Open 7pm Thursdays - Sundays, October 12 - October 29
Open 7pm Tuesday, October 31 and Wednesday, November 1
Admission: $10 Castle, $10 Black Forest, $16 Combo Package

Hysterium Escapes (Formerly Haunted Caves)

4410 Arden Drive Fort Wayne IN 46804
Open 7pm-12am, September 23, 24, 30. October 7, 9, 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, 29, 30
Open 7-9:30pm, October 20, 23, 27, 30, 31
Admission: $13 regular pass, $20 fast pass

Fort Wayne Fear Factory

5505 River Bend Court, Fort Wayne, IN 46803
(260) 336-2102
Open 7-11pm, October 6-7, 13-14, 20-21, 27-28, 31
Admission: $13 regular pass, $20 fast pass Get Tickets

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Haunted Hotel

511 N. Jefferson Street Huntington IN
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Open 7-11pm, September 23, 24, 30. October 1, 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22, 28, 29
Open 7-9:30pm, October 31
Admission: $13, VIP Fast Pass $20

Soultakers Acres

1400 E Smith Street Warsaw IN 46580
Admission $10, VIP $15

Columbia City Haunted Jail

116 E Market St Columbia City IN
Friday, Saturday 7pm-11pm, Sunday-Thursday 7pm-9pm, September 29-October 2, October 5-9, 11-16, 18-31, November 4-6 
Admission $5 - $20

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