3 places to go- Halloween

The challenger staff shares a list of places for you to get your spook on

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3 places to go- Halloween

Sleepy hollow

Sleepy hollow

Sleepy hollow

Sleepy hollow

Irvin Hernandez, Staff Member

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First on my list has to be something everyone is looking forward too. Haunted houses.

If you’re looking forward to Halloween and aren’t looking forward to haunted houses, you’re missing out.

Going to a haunted house is one of the greatest things you can do during the fall season.

If you get scared easily maybe this isn’t for you. But for those that enjoy the thrill, you can’t miss out on Sleepy Hollow this fall.


Sleepy Hollow: Sleepy hollow is a great place to go for haunted houses because there’s a variety of houses to go too.

Sleepy hollow opens its gates at 6:45 Pm on Thursdays Fridays Saturdays and Sundays.

Attractions will start at 7:00 Pm and ticket booths will close at 10:30 Fridays and Saturdays and 8:30 on Thursdays and Sundays.

Ticket pricing at gatePark Pass + Zombie Paintball

All 5 walk through attractions, Zombie Paintball, and all village activities.

Age 12+ $37.00 / Age 11 & under $35.00

Park Pass

All 5 walk-through attractions, plus all village activities.

Age 12+ $27.50 / Age 11 & under $25.75

Pick 3 Pass

Pick any 3 walk-though attractions, plus all village activities.

Age 12+ $23.50 / Age 11 & under $21.00

Zombie Paintball Only

Zombie Paintball ride and all village activities. Ride ticket comes with 50 rounds of paintballs. Additional paintballs available for purchase on-ride.

Age 12+ $20.00 / Age 11 & under $18.00

Or get tickets online at http://sleepyhollowscreampark.com/tickets/


Pumpkin Ranch

Second on my list we have Pumpkin patch/Corn maze.

There’s several places to go for a pumpkin patch and corn maze, but my favorite is the Pumpkin   Ranch.

There’s many things to do to keep yourself entertained for a cheap price!


  • 10 acres’ corn maze, which includes checkpoints and a fun mystery game that is appropriate for all ages.
  • Jump Pillow, it’s a 30′ x 50′ pillow filled with air and its guaranteed to bring out the kid in all of us!
  • NEW in 2016, a huge 30′ x 70′ Jump Pad for our younger guests.

Prices General admission to The Pumpkin Ranch is $9.00/person on Saturdays and Sundays and $7.00/person on Fridays.  Admission prices include all activities offered on the day you attend. Children 2 years old and younger are always free. Pumpkins are .49/pound and gourds are $1-$3 each, depending on size.


Apple Orchard-  Last but not least on my list we have the Apple Orchard.

It’s a great time to take a young kid and enjoy all the activities available.

There’s many things to do to keep everyone entertained the whole time there!


Family Fun Weekend Activities-

Beginning September 27th., Apple Orchard will have hay rack rides available on Fridays and the weekends.

Hours available: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The hay rides include access to:

Farm Fun Zone – Haybale Slide, Corn Box, Tire Obstacle Course, Face Painting, Badminton, and Horseshoe Toss. (Bathroom and wash facilities are located at the Farm Fun Zone)

These activities will be available on Fridays and the weekends until November

Prices- Admission is $4 per individual or $15 for a family of 4.

$3 for additional family members.

No charge for ages 2 and under.

Tours- School tours are available September 19th. to mid-November.

Most tours are for children pre-kindergarten to fourth grade and are available Monday through Thursday. Other ages are welcome.

Adult passes are free with school tours.

Package A – 30 minutes $2 per child

Coloring Leaflet

Cup of Cider

Educational Event – Includes fun games and information about apples and/or pumpkins.

Souvenir – includes choice of apple or mini pumpkin depending on availability.

Package B – 45 minutes $4 per child

Hay Rack Ride

Cup of Cider

Orchard Coloring Book

Package C – 1 hour $5 per child

Hay Rack Ride

Cup of Cider

Orchard Coloring Boo

You can call Jan to reserve a tour at (515-210-8333)

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