Ontario Tourism Blog


By Natalie Wednesday, October 18, 2023

Get ready to be bewitched and bedazzled, with only a couple weeks left to enjoy the Halloween season, now is the time to get out and enjoy the many frightfully fantastic Halloweeen celebrations in Ontario for 2023! From spine-chilling haunted houses to bone-rattling events, there’s no shortage of hair-raising experiences. So, grab your bravest friends and prepare to face your fears as we unveil the scariest Halloween events in Ontario.


Martino Manor Haunted House (Etobicoke)

Outdoor view of a haunted house

Not for the faint of heart, this 20 min spine-tingling experience through an indoor haunted house and an outdoor maze is sure to send shivers down your spine! This local gem called “Toronto’s scariest attraction”, is known for its expertly crafted scares, immersive storytelling, and a dash of eerie charm. Step inside, and you’ll find yourself navigating a labyrinth of darkness and surprises, encountering creepy creatures and terrifying tales along the way. Martino Manor is the ultimate destination for those who crave a good scare and a great time.


Screemers (Vaughan)

zombie halloween

Toronto’s Screemers is a chilling must-see attraction for those seeking a good scare. It features seven haunted houses, terrifying live performances by 120 live scare actors, and a zombie-infested maze. Don’t forget to invite your bravest friends; if you’re not careful, you may end up trapped in this carnival of horrors.


Casa Loma Legends of Horror (Toronto)

A scary women with candles

Legends of Horror at Casa Loma is set to transport visitors into a world of spine-tingling tales and eerie enchantment. As twilight descends, the historic Casa Loma, perched majestically in the heart of Toronto, undergoes a spine-chilling transformation. The castle becomes the stage for a mesmerizing, interactive journey through a two-kilometre trail in the haunted gardens and dark castle tunnels. Wander through the beautifully manicured gardens and shadowy corridors as you encounter iconic literary monsters brought to life through cutting-edge special effects and captivating storytelling. Located just south of Casa Loma in an abandoned dental college is the Casa Loma Halloween zombie-themed haunted house, “Zombie Apocalypse ” which features over 30 performers and 20 rooms on 2 floors, reimagined as a state-of-the-art pharmaceutical facility, now overrun by flesh-eating zombies.


Fear Farm (Bright)

A scary man with mask standing over a corpse

Get ready for a screamingly good time at Fear Farm located at Snyder’s Farm in Bright. This hair-raising attraction is a Halloween enthusiast’s dream come true. Offering a unique blend of 6 different haunts including haunted houses, terrifying mazes as well as a creepy hayride. Fear Farm is the ultimate destination for those who seek a night of heart-pounding fun. With its dedicated team of spook-masters, you can expect top-notch scares and unforgettable thrills.


Fort Fright (Kingston)

A scary halloween creature wearing a dress

Step back in time and into the supernatural at Fort Fright in Kingston. This historic fort transforms into a spine-chilling experience with ghosts, ghouls, and gruesome tales. Step up the scare factor with their new Dark Night on Thursdays when they turn off all the lights, leaving you to brave the unknown with just a single eerie flashlight to guide your way.


Saunders Farm Frightfest (Ottawa)

A scary girl holding a doll

Saunders Farm FrightFest is where the Halloween party of your wildest nightmares comes to life! This fright-tastic festival is perfect for those who crave spine-tingling excitement with five immersive haunts crawling with witches, goblins and ghouls. Explore multiple haunted houses, scream your way through haunted hay rides, and enjoy thrilling live performances.


Bingemans Screempark (Kitchener)

Two zombies sitting on a porch of a house

Screampark in Kitchener is home to 6 terrifying attractions, including a haunted barn, and an endless maze of terror. Pushing the boundaries of fear, this is one Halloween experience that’s sure to leave you with a lasting impression.

For a full list of Halloween events please visit our Event Calendar and search for a region near you.

Happy haunting!


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