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Fall Fun and Halloween Frights in Toledo

We've been busy “digging up” the spookiest Halloween happenings in Northwest Ohio. Let us take you on a tour of some of the creepiest and coolest attractions, plus some not-so-scary family fun too.

Grab the kids or your friends and check out these top picks in Northwest Ohio for some spirited fun. Check attraction websites for most up-to-date information including hours and admission prices.

Photo by The Toledo Zoo (Little Boo 2019)

 

FAMILY FUN

Fleitz Pumpkin Farm
Open daily through October 31
Fleitz Pumpkin Farm, Oregon, OH
Enjoy the best selection of pumpkins, gourds, corn stalks, apples, cider and many other fall items. Visitors of all ages will enjoy petting farm animals, corn mazes, a craft barn, hundreds of giant pumpkins, daily hayrides and a snack shop.

Harvest Fest
October 1-3, 2021
Costume Holiday House, Fremont, OH
Come to Costume Holiday House on Hayes Ave. and celebrate everything fall. Enjoy pumpkin painting and carving contests, a scarecrow decoration competition, outside décor and props, make-up demos, raffle drawings and free popcorn. This is the perfect time to stock up on your Halloween essentials with 20-50% off of costumes and accessories.

Fall Color Cruises
October 5-6; 10, 16-17, 23-24, 30, 2021
Sandpiper Boat, Downtown Toledo, OH
Travel down the Maumee and enjoy the fall festival of color. Make sure to bring your camera for some of the most beautiful views along the Maumee River. As the leaves change, the river becomes even more breathtaking. This 2-hour cruise will leave you counting down the days until the next Sandpiper season.

Fall on the Farm & Scouts Day
October 9, 2021
Sauder Village, Archbold, OH
Join us for Fall on the Farm to explore the many ways our ancestors sustained themselves throughout the year. Activities include pumpkin decorating, butter making, and many food preservation activities. Visit the farm animals and experience fun activities in our Nature Center too!

Little Boo at the Zoo
October 14-15, 2021
Toledo Zoo & Aquarium, Toledo, OH
Toddlers and preschool aged children are invited to wear their Halloween costumes to trick-or-treat throughout the Zoo and enjoy puppet shows, strolling magic, pumpkin carving, character appearances and all kinds of fun and fall festivities.

Pumpkin Path
October 16-17, 2021
Toledo Zoo & Aquarium, Toledo, OH
A safe Halloween experience featuring outdoor activities and trick-or-treat stations staggered throughout Zoo grounds for social distancing; masks required while interacting with staff and volunteers, plus plenty of hand washing stations.

Sylvania Fall Festival
October 16-17, 2021
This year’s event will feature 60 vendor booths including craft and farmers market-style booths, local organizations as well as 10 food trucks and live music all weekend. Saturday, October 16th, enjoy the Nite Lite Farmers Market presented by Sofo’s Italian Market.

Halloween Boo Cruises
October 28-31, 2021
Sandpiper Boat, Downtown Toledo, OH
A Halloween celebration like no other. Hop on board The Sandpiper boat for a family-friendly experience for kids of all ages. This 30-minute cruise features Halloween treats and fun. Come dressed to impress!

Fall Family Fun Weekends
Saturdays & Sundays, September 25-October 31, 2021 | 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Country Lane Tree Farm, Genoa, OH
Come milk a real, live cow! Feed goats, fallow, deer, mini cows, and Lulu our HUGE pig! Meet peacocks, chickens, guineas, and baby goats. Hold baby bunnies, ducks, and chicks. Hand-led pony rides, candy cannon, barrel train rides, and a hayride down to our U-pick pumpkin patch.

The Corn Maze at Wheeler Farms
Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through October 30, 2021
Wheeler Farms, Whitehouse, OH
Bring the whole family for hours of wholesome fun. The Corn Maze will entertain kids of all ages and the 2021 corn maze design and theme is…’BE KIND!’ Choose from three mazes suitable for various levels of skill, 16 acres in all. Be sure to bring your flashlights if you are planning on visiting at night!


Count Krumnow’s Tombstone Derby
Saturday, October 30, 2021
Elmore, Ohio
Enjoy Halloween fun food, kids' costume contest, pet costume contest, Parade of Fools, the Tombstone Derby and much more.

 

ADULT FUN

Adams Street Zombie Crawl
October 9, 2021

The Adams Street Zombie Crawl returns and the undead of Toledo will gather for a good time. Zombie costumes encouraged! Drink specials, food trucks, live entertainment and other spooky happenings up and down Adams Street!

Haunted Brew Bus Tour
October 21-23, 2021
Hop on the 419 Brew Bus for a ghostly good time! Visit local breweries and tour haunted sites known for paranormal activity. Enjoy documented ghost stories and local craft beer while touring some of the most haunted hot spots in Toledo.

Photo by Caleb Jackson | Haunted Hydro

HAUNTED ATTRACTIONS

Lake Eerie Fearfest at Ghostly Manor
Fridays and Saturdays through October 31, 2021
Ghostly Manor Thrill Center, Sandusky, OH
Ready for a good scare? Then you’ve come to the right place! Lake EERIE Fearfest at Ghostly Manor Thrill Center is the one haunted house you don’t want to miss this Halloween! Featuring 5 legendary haunts, find out for yourself why Haunted Attraction Magazine ranked Lake Eerie Fearfest the #1 Haunted House in Ohio and Forbes Magazine put it on their list of Top 10 Haunted Attractions in the country.

Panic in the Pines Haunted Hayride, Trail & Woods
Saturdays, October 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30 2021
Country Lane Tree Farm, Genoa, OH
Panic in the Pines is located deep within a 150 year old farm. Climb onto the hayride that takes you out into the Forest of Pines where flesh eating zombies are lurking around each twist and turn…waiting for the right victim.​ 

Haunted Hydro Dark Attraction Park
Fridays-Saturdays thru October 31, plus Sundays, October 24 & 31, 2021
Haunted Hydro Dark Attraction Park, Fremont, OH
“Crazy Bob” and the Haunted Hydro has instilled FEAR, FRIGHT and FUN to over a quarter million screaming guests becoming one of the top longest running haunts in the country. Expect the unexpected as you find your way through the twisted mind of the infamous Crazy Bob and 32 years of fears packed into the historic 1910 Hydro Electric Power Plant building.

Distracted Haunted House
Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays through October 31, 2021
Woodland Mall, Bowling Green, OH
This Halloween hold onto someone! 5 horrors of hell breathe inside Distracted and await those prepared to see their darkest fears this Halloween! Fully updated and expanded for 2021...come see why people are afraid.

 

Halloweekends
Select Days through October 31
Cedar Point Amusement Park, Sandusky, OH
HalloWeekends includes the daytime Tricks and Treats Fall Fest, complete with activities perfect for the little ones, plus the Tricks and Treats Food Tasting Tour for those looking for delicious twists on fall eats. At night, Haunt at Halloweekends takes over select areas of the park with scare mazes, haunted attractions and the creepy nighttime atmos-fear of America’s Spooky Roller Coast!