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The Haunting at Horse Creek

 
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  (22 reviews)
Scare Factor
Very Scary
Appropriate For
Ages ten years and above.
Organization Type
Charity / NOT For Profit
Listing Categories
Haunted Houses, Haunted Hay Rides, Spook Walks / Haunted Trails, Hay Rides (Kid Friendly), Other Events
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Snacks & Refreshments, Outdoor Event(s), Touching Not Allowed, Free Parking
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Hidden away in the northeast corner of Jefferson County lurks what many haunt enthusiasts consider the most unique and genuinely frightening haunted event in Southern Illinois. Upon arrival visitors enjoy a light-hearted hayride into the surrounding dark woods, but once the wagon stops, and they disembark the mood changes. Dancing flames draw them close to hear an original ghost story inspired by area lore. When the storyteller has finished, participants are divided into groups, provided a single light, and sent on an unguided walk. Beneath the trees, the sounds of the night toy with the imagination, beasts lurk at the edge of sight, and dark figures creep ever closer. Ahead the trail promises deliverance but is that all that awaits? Experience the terror anew this October. Email Haunt Owner
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Hours of Operation: Friday 7:30pm to 11pm,
Saturday 7pm to 11pm

Admission Costs: $10 Ages 10+
$8 Ages 9 and under
$9 Groups of 5-9 people
$8 Groups of 10 or more

Tickets can be purchased on site.

Payments Accepted: Cash

- event open dates

Event last updated 52 days ago. Please confirm dates on haunt website before you go.
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Illinois Highway 15 east toward Bluford, Illinois, turn north (left) onto Harmony Rd, Harmony Rd. north to Silence Rd, turn east (right) onto Silence Rd, follow the signs.

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  • Good Time

    Had a great time!!!

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    Posted October 2017

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  • Email Verified Awesome!

    It just gets better and better every year! Good fun, lots of scares, and lots of laughter! Loved the story, set the mood for it. And weeded out the weak ones to ride back up to the fire pit.

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  • Email Verified Great value, great scares, and great fun!

    The neatest haunt I have been to. A great environment and value. Affordable enough to take the whole family but it may be too much for preteen kids.

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  • Email Verified Great fun for all!

    They have added some new features this year which have made it even better! Never know what's going to happen!

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  • Totally Scary

    They set up the scares so well and you're never safe! Don't turn the corner thinking you're finally out of it because you never know what's there. It scared me enough to give me a panic attack!

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  • Email Verified Great night of fun

    Our group has made this a yearly tradition for a night of fun. The organizers are great at making changes every year so you aren't seeing the same thing over and over. The workers are all great from beginning to end. We love the fear factor. It's just enough to make you look over your shoulder. You can tell they put a lot of time and effort into this facility.

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  • Best haunt around!

    We visit Horse Creek every year! I love it because of all the different things you get to do! It is a good time from beginning to end and the price is right!

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  • Awesome haunt

    Best haunted house I’ve been to yet! Def have to go if in the area!

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  • Awesome

    Excellent presentation amazing story well worth the drive.

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  • Unmatched atmosphere and intensity!

    Thanks to its remote location and immersive experience The Haunting at Horse Creek in Northeast Jefferson County is the scariest southern Illinois has to offer.

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  • Haunting at Horse Creek

    The atmosphere is terrifying, the storyteller is engrossing and peaks your heightened imagination. Be prepared for a night to remember and you will want to go back again. I have heard that it gets better every year. And the proceeds go to a great cause.

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  • Email Verified This was such a scary experience

    The whole thing looked so professional and clean and the actors were guinuenly scary as well as the special effects makeup put into it. You also donate to a charity which makes you feel good about crapping yourself

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  • Email Verified Loved it!!!

    The haunting at horsecreek is definitely a must see!! Definitely worth the money and it also donates to charity . overall it was a great experience and I can't wait to go back with other friends. So much to experience and to actually be in a spooky environment was so awesome

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  • Email Verified THE BOMB

    YOU WILL SHIT YOUR PANTS

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  • Check it out

    Great place to visit very scary and reasonably priced.

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  • The best! Definitely worth your time!

    Definitely worth your time! All volunteer work and the money goes to relay for life that alone makes it worth it! You won’t be disappointed!

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  • Great

    It's definitely scaary

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  • Email Verified THE SHIZZZZZZZZZLE

    ITS THE WOODS WHAT MORE DO YOU WANT IF YOU GOT HEART PROBLEM DON'T DO IT WHY PAY 100 BUCKS WHEN YOU GOT A GOOD PRICE HERE THIS ONE OF THE BEST TAKE IT FROM SOMEBODY WHO LIVED IN CHICAGO

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  • Email Verified THE SHIZZZZZZZZZLE

    I WAS ON THE FLOOR THE WHOLE TIME SO WHAT YOU THINK IM 47 YEARS OLD LOL OFF THE HIZZZZZLE THIS IS ONE OF THE BEST

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  • Fun fun fun

    Great time for little money.

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