Dorney Park Halloween Haunt: 2024 In-Depth Guide

The wait is over! Halloween Haunt, the valley’s premier Halloween event, is back with a vengeance. Prepare to encounter hundreds of horrifying ghouls and ghosts scattered throughout the park, each one eager to bring your deepest fears to life.

Enter, if you dare, where every corner is cursed with haunted scare mazes, scare zones, live (or maybe not so live) entertainment, and a whole lot of Dorney Park fright fest.

Hungry zombies and blood-thirsty vampires lurk around every corner, eagerly awaiting their next meal. And those wicked screams? Brace yourself, for there’s just no escaping them.

Follow along as we deep dive into the otherworldly experience at Dorney Halloween Haunt where every twist and turn leads to ghostly surprises.

Dorney Park Halloween Haunt Tickets

Wondering about your Dorney Park Haunt tickets?

Worry not! Halloween Haunt at Dorney Park is included with your park admission.

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Halloween Haunt Dorney Park Attractions

Haunted Mazes: Brave enough to face the horrors lurking within the haunted scare mazes at Dorney Park’s Halloween Haunt? Enter if you dare and embark on a journey filled with chilling surprises and unforgettable thrills.

We’ve heard that Dorney Park Halloween Haunt attractions will make their comeback like Age of Darkness, Chamber of Horrors, Skeleton Key Rooms, and Mansion House Hotel.

With every corner you turn, you confront a new nightmare, a new challenge to face at the Dorney Park Halloween Haunt. The darkness seems to feed on your fear, heightening the intensity of the experience. As you embark on this hair-raising journey, remember that stopping is not an option as lurking and eerie creatures hunger for your fear.

New Ghost in the Machine: Face your most profound fears on an exhilarating journey guided by The Ghost in the Machine. Ready to confront the depths of darkness that dwell inside?

Roadside Stop & Chop: Discover the charm of Cedar Creek Junction, the ultimate destination for family fun during the Fall season. Before enjoying the delightful attractions, make a pit stop at the general store to take home some of the renowned farm-made jam – a Cedar Creek Junction specialty with a secret ingredient that adds a touch of magic!

And if luck is on your side, you might even become part of the jam-making process. Cedar Creek Junction promises an unforgettable time; you might find it hard to leave…but not by choice!

Necropolis: Dorney Park’s origins trace back to farmland, a piece of which was consecrated as a burial ground where countless souls found their final resting place. Some were honored with tombstones, while others found solace in unmarked, shallow graves.

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However, the once-peaceful slumber of these departed souls has been rudely interrupted by the joyous laughter and spine-tingling screams of the living, forcing them to rise from their eternal rest. Now, they roam the earth once more, a source of terror to the living, driven by a relentless search for revenge.

Tourist Trap: Travel back to the chilling atmosphere of the 1893 World’s Fair, where H.H. Holmes found an unsettling satisfaction in conducting gruesome experiments on insects.

His greedy curiosity soon drove him to acquire more property, leading to the construction of his infamous ‘Murder Castle. Dare you to step into the shadows and check in?

guests on Steel Force roller coaster at Dorney Park and Wildwater Kingdom in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
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Blood on the Bayou: Amid the vibrant and lively streets of historic New Orleans, a startling and terrifying event has unfolded. A powerful gateway to the spirit world has unexpectedly cracked open, drawing both city residents and lively Mardi Gras revelers with eager anticipation.

Their hearts brim with excitement at the prospect of reconnecting with dearly departed loved ones, unaware of the deep and otherworldly consequences that await.

Blackout: Enter the eerie world of Miss Dee Lecktubble, a mastermind in the field of delectable creations. Yet, Sweet Dee’s insatiable appetite for success drove her down a gruesome path.

She started cutting corners, and even the limbs of her workers, in her relentless pursuit of maintaining her title as the creator of the most sinister treats.

When her gruesome confections no longer sufficed, she went on a vengeful spree, igniting her factory in a flame that consumed all, including herself.

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Trick or Treat: Venture, if you dare, to the gloomy home that stands by the creek’s edge. Within its forbidding walls, sisters are practicing the ancient craft of witchcraft, their rituals driven by a relentless thirst for revenge against those who taunted them – this is the ultimate experience of Dorney haunt.

Scare Zones: Enter the realm of terror as you explore the Scare Zones at Dorney Park’s Halloween Haunt. These nightmarish zones will challenge your courage and push you to the edge with each step you take. Be prepared for unsettling surprises and encounters that will test your nerves with your fright lane tickets.

Enter the realm of terror as you explore the Scare Zones at Dorney Park’s Halloween Haunt. These nightmarish zones will challenge your courage and push you to the edge with each step you take at Halloween Dorney Park. Be prepared for unsettling surprises and encounters that will test your nerves.

Carnevil: Meet the notorious Clowns of CarnEVIL, a motley crew of outcasts who were once stars of a former show. Now unleashed, they leave a trail of chaos and mayhem in their wake, exacting revenge wherever their malevolent antics take them at Halloween Haunt Dorney Park.

New Midway Misfits: Whispers fill the air as rumors swirl about a mischievous team of spirits haunting the midways. These unruly ghosts, shapeshifters by nature, revel in their eerie transformation from week to week, leaving guests trembling with fear and anticipation.

What ghastly form will they assume next? The only way to unveil their spectral secret is to brave the experience yourself and face the unknown.

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Port of Call: Be wary of the seemingly friendly creatures, for within their cheerful façade lies the potential to entrust you to the eerie depths of Davy Jones’ Locker. Set sail with caution into this treacherous world of adventure.

The Hollow: Looking for more frightening Dorney Park Halloween events? Step into The Hollow, where the essence of Halloween comes to life through spellbinding decorations and an array of pumpkins that daze in every conceivable shape and size.

Whether you brave into this bewitching realm bathed in sunlight or amidst the whimsical twilight, it’s an experience that will surely ignite the grin of any jack-o-lantern enthusiast.

Dystopia: Step into the enigmatic world of a future that feels both distant and eerily close. Here, society’s foundations have crumbled, scoured by the relentless advances of technology and media. The surviving few have embarked on a rogue path, captivated by personas they can never truly become. Do you have what it takes to face these individuals?

Live Entertainment: Go beyond trick or treating and find yourself enjoying the spooky live entertainment instead. Amidst the heart-pounding thrills at Dorney Park’s Halloween Haunt, take a moment to relax and recharge by watching live shows. Catch the spellbinding performances that provide the perfect interlude to your spine-tingling adventures.

Experience the magic of our shows with elaborate sets, jaw-dropping special effects, and extraordinary performances that will stay with you long after the performances. Let the enchanting sets, mind-bending special effects, and phenomenal performances transport you to a world without the fright and terrors.

Conjure the Night: Summon your inner courage and brace yourself for ‘Conjure the Night,’ an electrifying live Halloween spectacle that unfolds on the Carousel Stage.

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Meet the PEANUTS™: Step into the whimsical world of PEANUTS™ at their dedicated meet & greet spot, the fascinating PEANUTS™ Pavilion! Come and greet Snoopy with a friendly wave, capture a delightful selfie moment with Lucy, or strike up a conversation with Schroeder about his impressive talent.

Opening Scaremony: Be caught in the chilling embrace of Hecate, the reigning goddess of darkness, as she unveils her sinister strategies for this Halloween Haunt season. Watch as she summons her bloodthirsty minions and releases them upon all who dare to step into Dorney Park.

Skeleton Crew: Be utterly fascinated by The Skeleton Crew as they showcase their supernatural talents in a mesmerizing, high-energy cirque-style performance. Watch in awe as Port of Call undergoes a spine-tingling transformation, becoming the epicenter of a Halloween spectacle that will leave you spellbound.

Thrill Rides: After immersing yourself in the electrifying entertainment and navigating the heart-pounding scare zones, it’s time to embrace a new level of excitement.

Try and explore the thrilling rides at this extraordinary Halloween event. Get ready to experience these roller coasters like Sea Dragon and Steel Force in a whole new light, under the enchanting veil of darkness.

As you strap in and ascend to the skies, listen closely to the echoing screams and exhilarating thrills from these rides, now intensified by the shroud of night. Don’t forget to purchase the fast lane pass to make the most of your time.


Food and Drinks

As you sprint away from the relentless creatures and heart-pounding attractions, take a moment to replenish your energy at the themed park restaurants. Indulge in Halloween-inspired treats that will revive your spirits. Afterward, sip on specialty drinks to refresh and quench your thirst.

However, be cautious when venturing into the bars, as some patrons may not be what they seem. Most of them are lurking among you with sinister intentions.

Amid the frenzy of Halloween Haunt, these culinary delights and chilling libations offer the perfect rest to keep you fueled and ready for the next thrilling encounter.

Dorney Park Halloween Hours and Date

Dorney Park Halloween haunts from September 13 through October 26, 2024.


Is Dorney Park Haunt scary? Well, there is a Halloween Haunt age limit. Halloween Dorney Park Haunt is designed for mature audiences and is not suitable for children under 13.

Halloween Haunt Venue

Located at Dorney Park 4000 Dorney Park Rd, Allentown, PA 18104, USA.

Experience Halloween at Dorney Park

One of the best amusement parks, Dorney Park invites you to the forefront of fright with Halloween Haunt, the valley’s premier Halloween event. Prepare to be terrified as it introduces you to a multitude of mazes scare zones from Skeleton Keys to Mansion House Hotel.

Then, encounter chilling ghouls and ghosts scattered throughout the park, all conspiring to turn your nightmares into spine-tingling reality. Get your tickets now. While at it, take the chance to discover Philly with


Start Date:

September 13, 2024 @ 12:00 am CDT

End Date:

October 26, 2024 @ 12:00 am CDT



Dorney Park

4000 Dorney Park Rd
Allentown, PA 18104 United States


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Written by Anne Joyce Raymundo

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