If you walk down many neighborhood streets in Memphis, Tennessee the feeling of the old south still exists. You can feel it almost call to you on the wind during the humid fall evenings. Its the perfect place to celebrate Halloween because you expect to see ghosts and other spooks in a city that feels so historic.
Here is a list of several top attractions that are in and around Memphis to be enjoyed this Halloween season.
1) Haunted Web Of Horrors located at 700 N Germantown Pkwy, Memphis, TN
This is two separate haunted house scare attractions in one place. There is the Dark Matter and Tormented. They are $10.00 per attraction, per person or you can buy a combo ticket for $18.00 per person.
Children are welcome to attend this attraction but you must remember that it is extremely scary and might not be suitable for young children.
Doors open at 7:30. Please check their official website for more information on dates or to purchase tickets on line.
2) Haunted Magnolia Manor located at 418 North Main Street in Bolivar, TN
Magnolia Manor opens its doors on October 16th and then they will continue to be open every Friday and Saturday until Halloween. They will offer three tours per night starting at 7pm. Each tour is limited to thirty people so it is highly advised that you purchase advance tickets to tour this one of a kind haunted house. Each tour will last approximately ninety minutes to two hours in length.
This is a must visit Halloween attraction that is held in an actual bed and breakfast which many believe to be actually haunted. After the tour you are taken on a horse drawn carriage ride to view other historic homes that are actually rumored to be haunted and through a haunted cemetery.
Every Halloween this is a must do attraction. It is a lot of fun for young and old alike. You can even book a room well in advance to stay at the Bed and Breakfast during this fun time.
Please see their website for more information on how to purchase tickets.
3) Terror at 2536 located at 2596 Altruria Rd, Bartlett, TN
This is a haunted outdoor walk through attraction. Some people feel it is suitable for children so its open to the parents discretion. The cost per person is $7.00.
Please visit their website for dates and times for the upcoming 2009 season.
4) Nightshade Manor located a 1301 Heistan Pl Memphis, TN
This attraction is not recommended for children under the age of twelve. It is an extremely intense haunted house attraction that is top of the line so young children might not do well in such a realistic situation.
Opening night will be October 8, 2009. It starts at 7.30pm. Wednesdays and Thursdays. On Friday and Saturday it opens at 6pm. Admission is $12.00 per person with a $2.00 with a discount if you bring two cans of food.
Please visit their website for more information on this exciting Halloween attraction.