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2020 Tampa Bay Scary & Friendly Haunted Houses

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Looking for some scary good fun? All across the Tampa Bay Area there are some great Haunted Houses that will have you screaming and running in fear. Haunted Houses may be found in warehouses, deep dark forests or at your local Tampa Attraction. Wherever it may be, get ready to have a frightfully good time.

Check out our top list of haunted house experiences for the 2018 Halloween season.

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1. Howl-O-Scream at Busch Gardens

10165 N. McKinley Rd., Tampa, FL 33612

Cost: Starts at $29.99 per person

Date: Friday- Sunday nights Sept. 25th- Nov. 1st.

Visit Busch Gardens Tampa for some scary haunted houses and terror at every turn. Not suitable for young children. No costumes allowed.


2. Scream-A-Geddon

27839 Saint Joe Rd., Dade City, FL 33525

Cost: Varies daily. $21.95 and up

Dates: Sept. 18 – November 1, 2020

One of Florida’s biggest horror park includes seven horror attractions all for one price. SCREAM-A-GEDDON invites you to experience their newest scare zones, Rage 3D, Demons Revenge and Zombie Paintball Assault. You’ll also experience some of your favorites, Deadwoods, Blackpool Prison and Infected: Ground Zero. Ready to be scared?



3. Haunted River Tours 

Are you brave enough to survive the haunted waterways of Tampa Bay? On select nights in October, join the haunted crew of the Pirate Water Taxi on an adventure to uncover the dark secrets of  Tampa Bay.


  • Adult: $25 + tax
  • Child: $20 + tax

Dates: Friday-Sunday nights in October.

Cruise Times: Departing at 6:15PM, 7:15PM, 8:15PM & 9:15PM

Departure Location:

  • Tampa Convention Center (Pirate Water Taxi Home Dock: Stop #7)


4. Creatures of the Night at ZooTampa at Lowry Park (Friendly)

1101 W Sligh Ave, Tampa, FL 33604
Cost: Due to the limited nature of this event, there is a $5 per person reservation fee for Members & Pay For A Day Rest of Year Free ticket holders (age 3 & older). Upon entry to the Zoo, you will be reimbursed the $5 per person reservation fee in the form of a $5 per person voucher good for dining & merchandise purchases. Reservations are the best way to guarantee entry. Please enter the event within the 30-minute window of your reservation.

Dates: Runs on Fridays and Saturdays from October 2-31, 2020 Thursday, October 24th and the zoo stays open until 10 p.m.



5. Sir Henry’s Haunted Trail (Scary)

2837 South Frontage Road, Plant City, Florida 33566

Dates: Friday- Sunday in October.

Price: $30 and up

Sir Henry’s Haunted Trail is an outdoor haunted trail located in Plant City in the heart of central Florida between Tampa and Orlando. Sir Henry’s offers several different experiences for guests to satisfy their Halloween and haunted house cravings. They feature 3 HAUNTED TRAILS, an ESCAPE GAME, and LASER TAG along with live entertainment, food vendors, and merchandise. Experience this ‘Fear Park’ that’s unlike any other around and come see the legendary Sir Henry for yourself.

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