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Memphis Halloween Madness: Where to Go

Posted by Robert Phillips on Oct 11, 2017 9:43:17 AM

Memphis Halloween Madness

Where to Celebrate Halloween in Memphis, TN

As the leaves turn brown and the nights get cooler, Halloween is creeping up. Whether you’re a fan of terrifying corn fields, or prefer to go pumpkin picking, there’s something for you. Here are our picks for the best Halloween festivities in the Mid-South.

The Mid-South Maze

Cleopatra Shaped Corn maze
Source: The Mid-South Maze

Where: 7777 Walnut Grove Road, Memphis, TN 38120
When: Wednesday – Friday: 4 to 10 p.m.
Saturday: Noon to 10 p.m.
Sunday: Noon to 8 p.m.

Last date open: Saturday, November 4

Corn Maze:
Adults ages 13+: $7 
Kids 6-12: $5
5 and under: Free with adult ticket.

Haunted Maze:
General Admission: $15
Haunted Hayride: $5

The Mid-South’s largest corn maze is back! Enjoy two different types of mazes, along with a haunted hayride, games, and other activities. New for this year is the jumping pillow, which can accommodate over 40 people at once!

Shadowlands: Festival of Fear at Jones Orchard

Foggy Forest with House

Where: 6880 Singleton Parkway, Millington, TN 38053
When: 7 to 11 p.m., Fridays & Saturday during October, plus Halloween day (Weather permitting)
Cost: $15 for Shadowlands, $23 for combo pass with Hysteria Haunted Ride

Looking for a place where even the toughest of your friends can get spooked? The Shadowlands Festival of Frights will once again send screams throughout Jones Orchard. You’ll be guided through a frightening field filled with surprises at every corner. You can also experience a haunted hayride before or after your visit to Shadowlands. For those who are looking for something less frightening, Jones Orchard offers family fun during the day, including pumpkin picking and a corn maze.

NOTE: Shadowlands recommends that those who are pregnant, face asthma, heart conditions, seizures, or other types of medical issues not to enter this attraction.

Booffalo Bash at Shelby Farms Park

Boofalo Bash Banner Shelby Farms Park
Source: Facebook

Where: First Tennessee Foundation Visitor Center
When: Tuesday, October 31 from 5 to 8 p.m.
Cost: Free for park members, $10 for non-members

Fun for the family can be found at Shelby Farms Park this Halloween as part of their “park-after-dark” programs. You can enjoy safe trunk-or-treating, food trucks, a campfire with S’More kits available for $3, a photo booth, pumpkin painting, and much more.

Flick-or-Treat Movie Night at Memphis Botanic Garden

Movie Film Reel

Where: 750 Cherry Road, Memphis, TN 38117
When: Saturday, October 28 at 5 p.m.
Cost: $8 for members, $10 for non-members

Looking for a movie night? Grab some blankets and chairs, and wear your best costume to the Memphis Botanic Garden. The fun starts with trick-or-treating from 5 to 7 p.m. Then, hang around for a double feature starring It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown! at 7:15 p.m., followed by Hocus Pocus at 7:45 p.m.

Want to view even more great Halloween celebrations in the Mid-South? 
Choose901.com has a comprehensive list of various Halloween festivities.