2021 Guide to Local Haunted Houses in Cincinnati, Northern Kentucky, Southeastern Indiana and Dayton

Haunted Houses 2021 Cincinnati Northern Kentucky Dayton Southeast Indiana

Boo! Get ready to be frightened in a fun way at a local haunted house. Here’s our list for 2021:

NORTHERN KENTUCKY

Covington Haunted Tour
Covington, Kentucky
Learn all about Covington’s scary past

Dead End Haunted House
625 Second Street, Dayton, Kentucky
Located in a former YMCA building, learn about the Hogg Woman

The Mayhem Mansion
13966 DeCoursey Pike, Morning View, Kentucky 41063
A very spooky home. Come if you dare.

Newport is Haunted
Newport, Kentucky
Evening walking tour with a guide who tells scary stories

Sandylandacres Haunted Hayride and Farmers Revenge
4172 Belleview Road, Petersburg
Voted best haunted hayride! Masks to be worn at all times.

Haunted Trails of Whispering Woods
Georgetown
Hayrides take you deep into the back woods

USS Nightmare
101 Riverboat Row in Newport
The 30-minute tour on a steamboat has two very scary levels

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SOUTHEASTERN INDIANA

Aurora Ghost Walks
October 28–29, 2021
Hillforest Victorian House Museum at Fifth Street, Aurora, Indiana
Tour Aurora streets after dark

Haunted House Lost Soul Asylum
Aurora Fireplace at 5950 Dutch Hollow Road in Aurora, Indiana

Haunted Tour of Metamora
Mid September – October 31, 2021 (Saturdays)
19042 Main Street, Metamora, Indiana
1.5 hour walking haunted tour — learn about the history of Metamora

Horror Hike Haunted Trail
1415 E. Eads Parkway, Lawrenceburg, Indiana
Half-mile hike that will make you scream!


CINCINNATI, OHIO

All Hallow’s Eve Terror Town
1449 Greenbush Cobb Road in Williamsburg, Ohio
Haunted trail, food, drinks, live music and horror games. Masks/social distancing required.

Brimstone Haunt 
472 Brimstone Rd., Wilmington, Ohio
Located at the grounds of the Ohio Renaissance Festival. Three scare options: hayride, forest trail and an indoor haunt. Masks required.

Dent Schoolhouse
5963 Harrison Avenue, Dent, Ohio (45248)
Promoted as Cincinnati’s scariest haunted house! The site has been known to be haunted. (Their website is pretty scary!)

HalloTween
September 25 – October 30, 2021
Kings Island at 6300 Kings Island Drive, Mason, Ohio
Spooky fun for younger ones. Family friendly without fear of running into a monster

Halloween Haunt
September 25 – October 30, 2021
Kings Island in Mason
6300 Kings Island Drive, Mason, Ohio
Scare zones include a backwoods bayou, cemetery drive, freak street and nightmare alley.

Haunted Village
October 8, 9, 15, 16, 22 and 23, 2021  6-10 p.m.
Heritage Village Museum at Sharon Woods, Cincinnati, Ohio
Family-friendly, slight-fright event!

Jack O’Lantern Junction
September 18 – October 31, 2021
7379 Squire Court, West Chester, Ohio
Kid-friendly venue with treats

Land of Illusion Scream Park
8762 Thomas Road in Middletown, Ohio
This haunted scream park has 4 haunted houses and 1 trail.

Mt. Healthy Haunted Hall 
7700 Seward Avenue (45231), Cincinnati, Ohio
House, 5 tents, a back yard and a giant vortex. This is the oldest continuously running haunted attraction in the area! Facebook

Haunted Poasttown Elementary School
6600 Trenton-Frankkin Road, Middletown, Ohio
Book a group tour
Facebook

Queen City Is Haunted
October through October 24, 2020 (Fridays – Sundays)
American Legacy Tours presents an outside 3/4-mile walking tour about murder, death and other scary tales. Limited tickets for each tour.

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DAYTON, OHIO

Brimstone Haunted Hayride
October 2021
472 Brimstone Rd, Wilmington, Ohio
Hayride and forgotten forest

Barnhill Haunt
3026 W. Barnhill Place, Xenia, Ohio
Drive or walk by venue

Dayton History, Mystery, Mayhem and Murder Tour
October 13–28, 2021 (various dates)
Woodland Cemetery and Arboretum at 118 Woodland Ave., Dayton, Ohio
Tales of bank robbers and murderers

Dayton Scream Park
5117 Valley Street, Dayton, Ohio
Haunted trails, 40 live monsters, hay ride

Face Your Fears Hotel of Terror
1291 Cold Springs Road, Springfield, Ohio
1858 Haunted house with four stories of terror

Haunted Wagon Rides at Young’s Dairy
Friday and Saturday evenings in October 2021
6880 Springfield-Xenia Road, Yellow Springs, Ohio
Scary stories while on the wagon – stories designed for families with kids

Hell’s Dungeon
3866 Linden Ave., Dayton, Ohio (rear of Eastown Shopping Center)
Fridays and Saturday evenings

Horror Acres
6995 Springfield Jamestown Rd in Springfield, Ohio
This haunted attraction has won a lot of “best of’s”…Best Queue Line Entertainer, Best Freddy Krueger, etc…

Jaycees Haunted Castle of Carnage Trail & Maze
September 24 – October 31, 2021 (Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays))
1213 Harshman Rd., Riverside, Ohio
Masks required. Facebook

Lewisburg Haunted Cave 
4392 Swishers Mill Road, Lewisburg, Ohio
Be prepared to get scared 80 feet below the ground in a limestone cave!

Sidney Haunted Woods
September 25 – October 31, 2021 (Saturday nights)
2232 W. Russell Rd., Sidney, Ohio
Half-mile trail of terror.

Terror Maze
October 2021 (Fridays and Saturdays)
6988 Springfield Jamestown Road, Springfield, Ohio
Outdoor maze

Wilmington Haunted Hollow Ride
1261 W. Dalton Road in Wilmington
Enjoy (??) a haunted bus ride through a forest of monsters and more. And there’s more: nightmare penitentiary, slaughter hotel and terror in the corn!

Young’s Haunted Wagon Rides
October 2021 (Friay and Saturday evenings)
Young’s Dairy at 6880 Springfield-Xenia Rd., Yellow Springs, Ohio
Ride is meant for children with no grabbing

Highway 50 Fright Field
October 4–27, 2019 (Fridays and Saturdays)
11294 Highway 50, North Bend, Ohio
Travel a haunted trail into haunted woods and back…

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NORTHERN KENTUCKY

Bobby Mackey’s Ghost Hunt
October 21 and 31, 2021
44 Licking Pike, Wilder, Kentucky
Overnight access, seances and ghost hunting

Covington Haunted Tour
Covington, Kentucky
Learn all about Covington’s scary past

Dead End Haunted House
625 Second Street, Dayton, Kentucky
Located in a former YMCA building, learn about the Hogg Woman

Haunted Trails of Whispering Woods
Georgetown, Kentucky
Hayrides take you deep into the back woods

The Mayhem Mansion
13966 DeCoursey Pike, Morning View, Kentucky 41063
A very spooky home. Come if you dare.

Newport is Haunted
Newport, Kentucky
Evening walking tour with a guide who tells scary stories

Sandylandacres Haunted Hayride and Farmers Revenge
4172 Belleview Road, Petersburg, Kentucky
Voted best haunted hayride! Masks to be worn at all times.

USS Nightmare
101 Riverboat Row in Newport, Kentucky
The 30-minute tour on a steamboat has two very scary levels

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SOUTHEASTERN INDIANA

Haunted House Lost Soul Asylum
Aurora Fireplace at 5950 Dutch Hollow Road in Aurora, Indiana

Haunted Tour of Metamora
Mid September – October 31, 2021 (Saturdays)
19042 Main Street, Metamora, Indiana
1.5 hour walking haunted tour — learn about the history of Metamora

Horror Hike Haunted Trail
1415 E. Eads Parkway, Lawrenceburg, Indiana
Half-mile hike that will make you scream!


CINCINNATI, OHIO

All Hallow’s Eve Terror Town
1449 Greenbush Cobb Road in Williamsburg, Ohio
Haunted trail, food, drinks, live music and horror games. Masks/social distancing required.

Brimstone Haunt 
472 Brimstone Rd., Wilmington, Ohio
Located at the grounds of the Ohio Renaissance Festival. Three scare options: hayride, forest trail and an indoor haunt. Masks required.

Dent Schoolhouse
5963 Harrison Avenue, Dent, Ohio (45248)
Promoted as Cincinnati’s scariest haunted house! The site has been known to be haunted. (Their website is pretty scary!)

HalloTween
September 25 – October 30, 2021
Kings Island at 6300 Kings Island Drive, Mason, Ohio
Spooky fun for younger ones. Family friendly without fear of running into a monster

Halloween Haunt
September 25 – October 30, 2021
Kings Island in Mason
6300 Kings Island Drive, Mason, Ohio
Scare zones include a backwoods bayou, cemetery drive, freak street and nightmare alley.

Haunted Village
October 8, 9, 15, 16, 22 and 23, 2021  6-10 p.m.
Heritage Village Museum at Sharon Woods, Cincinnati, Ohio
Family-friendly, slight-fright event!

Land of Illusion Scream Park
8762 Thomas Road in Middletown, Ohio
This haunted scream park has 4 haunted houses and 1 trail.

Mt. Healthy Haunted Hall 
7700 Seward Avenue (45231), Cincinnati, Ohio
House, 5 tents, a back yard and a giant vortex. This is the oldest continuously running haunted attraction in the area! Facebook

Haunted Poasttown Elementary School
6600 Trenton-Franklin Road, Middletown, Ohio
Book a group tour
Facebook

Nightmare Manor
1601 S. University Blvd, Suite A, Middletown, Ohio
Haunted manor

Queen City Is Haunted
October through November 6, 2021 (Fridays – Sundays)
1332 Vine St., Cincinnati, Ohio
American Legacy Tours presents an outside 3/4-mile walking tour about murder, death and other scary tales. Limited tickets for each tour.

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DAYTON, OHIO

Brimstone Haunted Hayride
October 2021
472 Brimstone Rd, Wilmington, Ohio
Hayride and forgotten forest

Barnhill Haunt
3026 W. Barnhill Place, Xenia, Ohio
Drive or walk by venue

Dayton History, Mystery, Mayhem and Murder Tour
TBD 2021
Woodland Cemetery and Arboretum at 118 Woodland Ave., Dayton, Ohio
Tales of bank robbers and murderers

Dayton Scream Park
5117 Valley Street, Dayton, Ohio
Haunted trails, 40 live monsters, hay ride

Face Your Fears Hotel of Terror
1291 Cold Springs Road, Springfield, Ohio
1858 Haunted house with four stories of terror

Haunted Wagon Rides at Young’s Dairy
Friday and Saturday evenings in October 2021
6880 Springfield-Xenia Road, Yellow Springs, Ohio
Scary stories while on the wagon – stories designed for families with kids

Hell’s Dungeon
3866 Linden Ave., Dayton, Ohio (rear of Eastown Shopping Center)
Fridays and Saturday evenings

Horror Acres
6995 Springfield Jamestown Rd in Springfield, Ohio
This haunted attraction has won a lot of “best of’s”…Best Queue Line Entertainer, Best Freddy Krueger, etc…

Jaycees Haunted Castle of Carnage Trail & Maze
TBD 2021 (September 25 – October 21, 2020  (Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays))
1213 Harshman Rd., Riverside, Ohio
Masks required. Facebook

Lewisburg Haunted Cave 
4392 Swishers Mill Road, Lewisburg, Ohio
Be prepared to get scared 80 feet below the ground in a limestone cave!

Sidney Haunted Woods
2021 TDB (September 19 – October 31, 2020)
2232 W. Russell Rd., Sidney, Ohio
Half-mile trail of terror.

Terror Maze
October 2021 (Fridays and Saturdays)
6988 Springfield Jamestown Road, Springfield, Ohio
Outdoor maze

Wilmington Haunted Hollow Ride
1261 W. Dalton Road in Wilmington
Enjoy (??) a haunted bus ride through a forest of monsters and more. And there’s more: nightmare penitentiary, slaughter hotel and terror in the corn!

Young’s Haunted Wagon Rides
October 2021 (Friday and Saturday evenings)
Young’s Dairy at 6880 Springfield-Xenia Rd., Yellow Springs, Ohio
Ride is meant for children with no grabbing

Cancelled for 2021
Fear Factory Haunted House
7  S. Eastern Ave in Batesville, Indiana
This house was rated #5 in Indiana! Their website has lots of scary pics so be prepared to be frightened! This house benefits the Cierra’s Club.

Highway 50 Fright Field
11294 Highway 50, North Bend, Ohio
Travel a haunted trail into haunted woods and back…

Madisonville Haunted Trail
Trail entrance behind the school off Bramble and Homer (4324 Home Ave), Madisonville, Cincinnati, Ohio
Less-spooky version at 6pm. Haunted version at 7pm. 

Zipping from Zombies
Camp Kern at 5291 State Route 360, Oregonia, Ohio
Escape the undead below!

If haunted houses are not your thing, take a look at homes in the area for sale!