Fall is a festival-filled time of year with celebrations of the season, and no shortage of frights and sights. The fun ranges from cheerful baskets of candy to scares sure to frighten even the bravest thrill seekers. Find the perfect spooky, uniquely Delaware haunt for you.

Frightland
Friday, Sept. 28 – Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018
6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Middletown
Experience eight Halloween attractions within Frightland’s “scream park” ranging from hayrides to scary haunted houses.

Boo at the Zoo!
Friday, Oct. 5 – Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018
7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Smyrna
Stop by 3 Palms Zoo & Education Center for the 7th annual Boo at the Zoo! These extended zoo hours offer the perfect opportunity to see the nocturnal animals and explore the nearby woods decked out with a graveyard, ghosts and scarecrows!

Ghost Tours and Paranormal Investigations at Fort DelawarePumpkin Pile
Friday, Oct. 5 – Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018
6:30 and 9:30 p.m.
Delaware City
Instead of a haunted house, visit a site said to actually be haunted. Let the Diamond State Ghost Investigators lead you through this centuries-old military fort with electromagnetic field detectors , data recorders and temperature sensors to find what may be hidden in the dark. Tickets sell out fast so reserve yours online today!

Haunted in History Walking Tours
Friday, Oct. 5 – Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018
7:00 – 8:30 p.m.
New Castle
Explore the darker side of New Castle’s history on a walking tour through the most haunted mansions in the town – beginning at the legendary Amstel House where you may catch a glimpse of the famed “Woman in Blue.”

Boo at the Zoo
Friday, Oct. 19, 2018
5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Wilmington
Celebrate Halloween with this merry, not scary event at the Brandywine Zoo. Trick-or-treat through the zoo in your Halloween costume!

Boo-B-Que by the Sea
Friday, Oct. 19, 2018
6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Bethany Beach
Join in the Halloween Festivities at the 4th annual Boo-B-Que at Delaware Seashore State Park. Park admission plus $5 per attendee gets you access to the barbecue competition and the beachside trick-or-treat.

Sea Witch Halloween & Fiddlers’ Festival
Friday, Oct. 26 – Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Rehoboth Beach
Enjoy live entertainment at the bandstand, a pet parade down the boardwalk and more festive events during this annual beach tradition.