Haunted Houses and Halloween activities South of Boston 2011

Halloween will be here before you know it!  Here are some haunted houses and not some not so scary haunted happening!


Halloween Howl Spooky woods party contest Win tickets to the South Shore natural Science center Halloween party on Saturday Oct 29th.

Braintree Haunted House

Now entering its 31th year, perennial South Shore favorite Braintree Haunted House returns again. Located near the new Braintree Registry of Motor Vehicles and the Bayshore Athletic Club). This year’s theme is “Alice in Wonderland.”

The “Not So Scary” Haunted House designed for younger children will be held on Thursday Oct. 20st from 6-9 p.m. and is done with the ‘fright factor’ dialed back for younger children: this night is a toned down version of the haunted house, with the lights on and actors dressed without scary makeup or masks. The ‘Regular’ Haunted House, with lights off and participants in full makeup, will take place on Friday Oct. 21 and Saturday Oct. 22 from 6 to 10:00 p.m.  Admission is $5.00

The Haunted Ship at the USS Salem in Quincy MA

Who needs a haunted house when you had a haunted Ship! Guided tours available as well! Guide Ghost tours start Friday Oct 8th and then run Thursdays, Friday, Saturday and Sundays at 7pm.   Beginning on Sunday Oct  9th through Sunday Oct 10th For those who Scare easily. Increased lighting with less Monsters on the run! Ideal for younger children.   General Admission is $15.00 for Adults and $10.00 for children 11 and younger as well as Seniors. In addition to the Haunted Ship, Guided Ghost tours hosted by Paranorma Xpeditions are available through the Haunted areas of the ship. Tours are scheduled Thursdays through Saturday and advances reservations are recommended as space is limited.

Barrett’s Haunted Mansion Located in Abington on Route 18 at Abington Ale House!  They change the house every year so you go!   Open Friday, Saturday nights starting Sept 23rd and expanding hours starting Oct 8th.   Tickets are $18 cash only They also have lights on Tour Saturdays in October from 2-4pm.  Discount  coupons as well as free admission with a valid military id  Sunday through Thursdays in October.

Lakeville Haunted House Face your fears at Lakeville Haunted house some scary stuff there. Tickets are $13.00 per person.  Open Friday and Saturday nights  starting on October 14th.

http://www.asylumofhorror.com/ 2011  Season – 11th Year in providing ULTIMATE HORROR!! Popular and Scariest Haunted House Attraction  Located In Historic Fall River, MA  Close to Battle Ship Cove Open every Halloween Season starting September 30th Friday through Sunday nights  Tickets are  $17

Factory of Terror 35 rooms in this factory are haunte in Fall River  Lots of scariness they have affiliations with some of the theme parks in Orlando!  So be prepared to be scared.  Tickets $20.  Open now in September on weekends  with Thursday through Sunday hours starting Oct 13th.

GHOST HUNTERS TOUR Plymouth Dead of night tours Walk the paths of Burial Hill, Plymouth’s oldest cemetery. We offer four exciting tours, our famous twilight lantern ghost tour, our daytime history tour, our Sunset cemetery tour, and our fun scavenger hunt tour. Join us as we explore the haunted paths of Plymouth. This tour is designed for beginner paranormal investigators. Bring your Flashlights, camera, tape recorders, any other equipment you may have and lets go ghost hunting. Let us take you to the Most haunted places to explore. 1 hour. 9:30- 10;30 pm. reservations required. nightly month of October.

October 31. Come celebrate with us. Toast the New year as the wheel turns with apple cider, soul cakes, and treats. Dress in your best costume and mingle with the dead as we walk the dark Haunt paths on our Twilight Lantern GHOST tour. 7:30 2 hours reservations strongly suggested.


OPENING OCTOBER 7, 2011 at 7:00 P.M. Every Friday and Saturday

Kid friendly haunted house Sundays in October starting Oct 9th 1-3pm

Alden House Historical Site Haunted House Duxbury MA

Saturday Oct 22nd 6-9pm

West Bridgewater Haunted House starting October 14, Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights at 6:30. $12 admission but there is a printable  $2.00 off coupon online  They have extras that you can buy there from glow necklaces to freaky stuff!

Here are some of the less scary Halloween events

Boo at the Zoo Buttonwood Zoo in New Bedford

October 2011 Dates: 14-16, 21-23, & 28-30 from 6:00pm-9:00pm

There’s enough thrills and chills for everyone at Boo at the Zoo! Check out all our frights and sights this October! Join us at Boo at the Zoo for an evening of Halloween fun!  Climb aboard for a spoooooky train ride ($2/ride) or take a bewitching carousel ride ($2/ride)! Crafts, activities, and slightly scary fun for all ages!  Looking for something a little less merry and a little more scary?  Dare to walk our haunted Buttonwood graveyard and enter the crypt!!! (best for ages 12+)

South Shore science center save the date for Halloween Howl! Saturday October 29th 5:30-8:00pm! Fun crafts, a walk through our spooky woods, animal presentations, glow in the dark scavenger hunt, and so much more!

Halloween Ice skating party Plymouth Armstrong arena

October 28, 2011
$5 general admission
$4 rental skates*

Halloween Glow-in-the-Dark Lights Out Event! FMC Ice Sports will be getting spooky with live-ice side DJs, Halloween candy, costumes and more at the Armstrong Arena, and you’re invited! Want to share the event with your friends?  RSVP on Facebook and let everyone in on this spooktacular event! Come in costume but please, nomasks or dangling material below the knees.

Derby Street Shops Halloween events

Oct 20th-23rd Haunted Rides at Hidden Pond  7-8:30

Saturday Oct 22nd Pumpkin carving outside of Whole Foods

Sunday Oct 23rd 11am-4pm  Pumpkin fun run, Monster Mile at Derby Steet

Oct 27th –Oct 30th 7pm-8:30pm

Sunday Oct 30th Tricking or treating Derby street shops 4-6pm

Castle Island Children’s Magical Halloween Castle Saturday & Sunday, October 22 &23 12-4pm

Harry Potter Halloween Party Please join us on 10/22/11 at 1 pm at the Quincy Community United Methodist Church, 40 Beale Street, Quincy for the 7th Annual Harry Potter Halloween Party! Walk the halls of Hogwarts, participate in a Sorting Ceremony, attend Magical Classes and join us in a Halloween Treats Feast! Children 4 and under are free and all children must be accompanied by an adult. RSVPs a necessity, so call 617-773-6853 to reserve your spot today (we sell out)!

Boo Bash at South Shore Plaza in Braintree Saturday, October 29th from 12p-3p in Center Court, Level One, in front of Macy’s. Bring the kids (costumes encouraged!) for a fun-filled, family-friendly Halloween party: Come for an afternoon of Mask Making, Face Painting, Halloween Party Tunes, and more! And don’t forget to have your child’s picture professionally taken at our Special Halloween Photo Set-up!

Paragon Carousel Park Halloween Party in Hull  SPOOKTACULAR” HALLOWEEN PARTY AND COSTUME CONTEST! Sunday, October 30 12-3pm

Halloween Festival at First Church in Pembroke Sat October 22nd 11am-3pm

Enjoy the Halloween-themed games and activities along with exciting and fun prizes. Spooky School is back for scary fun and there will be a moonwalk too!
Parents and children can enjoy the Bake Table with loads of homemade goodies with a Halloween theme. Child-approved and tasty lunch choices include homemade chili, hot dogs and grilled cheese sandwiches. Enjoy warm or cold apple cider or delicious homemade apple crisp. Children are invited to wear their costumes for added fun.

Scituate Not so Scary Haunted House

The Not-So-Haunted Haunted House for Children 10 yrs and younger.
$3 per child/ $10 per family max. Proceeds Benefit the Scituate High School Football & Cheerleading Boosters.

Haunted House
28 New Driftway
Scituate, MA 02066

New England Wildlife Center Halloween party Weymouth

Night of a thousand faces Oct 29th and Oct 30th 6-8pm  $5.00 per person  all proceeds to benefits the New England wildlife center of Weymouth.

Highland Plaza Halloween Festival Holbrook

Celebrate the newly renovated Highland Plaza. Free tote bags, face painting, giveaways, raffles, candy. Saturday October 29th 4-6pm

480 N. Franklin St Route 37
Holbrook, MA 02343

Tricking or Treating  activities

Hanover Mall Bring your kids to the safe environment of the Hanover Mall. Kids can trick or treat from 5-7PM on Monday, October 31st.

Trick or Treat Marshfield Center Join us for our first annual Trick-or-Treat Marshfield Center!
Many local business will be giving away treats. Look for the pumpkin in their windows to know who is participating. Some businesses will also be providing a service or activity in addition!  Saturday October 29th 4-6pm.

Trick or Treat Westgate Mall in Brockton Monday Oct 31 at 5pm   Halloween day

Adult Halloween Parties

Hillbilly Halloween Hoedown with Tony Pal & the Mountain Roads BandFriday, October 28 · 8:00pm – 11:00pm at Cagney’s Pub in Quincy MA

Halloween Psychic Reading NightWed October 26th 6-9pm Cagney’s Pub in Quincy MA GET IN THE HALLOWEEN SPIRIT! Please join us for a night of psychic readings, cocktails and fun!
The night consists of a 15 minute reading and a beverage of your choice!Cost is $25pp (cash only)
Readings are done on a first come basis.
Come early, space is limited.
There will be a special food and drink menu too!

Psychic Medium night Join Bella’s Bodyworks in Weymouth  for night of spirit communication with friends and relatives on the other side  on Friday Oct 28th cost $30

Barktober Meowfest Halloween Party Weymouth Saturday Oct 15th from 7-11pm Kids are invited as well to this fundraiser for the Mass Humane society

C Note Bar Hallowen Party Hull

Friday October 28th 8pm  South Shore Booty fans! Get your ghoulish funk on with some pre-halloween hijinks at the C Note! Wear your freaky best for the costume contest – there will be prizes! See you on the spooky dance floor! Booty Vortex will be performing

Pembroke Golf Club Halloween party

Sat, Oct 29th, @7:00pm -11:59PM

Adult Halloween Party!
Cash prizes for best costumes!
DJ, food and drinks available!
Bring your friends!

A Nightmare in Quincy at FutureBar Music Lounge in Quincy

SATURDAY OCTOBER 29, 2011 8pm doors  Exclusive live performance by THE YOUNG RAPSCALLIONS from Los Angeles featuring world-famous actor and musician Christopher Mintz-Plasse! (he starred in awesome movies such as SUPERBAD, KICK-ASS! + FRIGHT NIGHT)  DJ’S SAUCY LADY, STENNY + REV240  Ca$h prize for best SEXY COSTUME and DEAD CELEBRITY COSTUME!!