Best Ways to Get Spooked

Chattahoochee Nature Center

Not-So-Spooky

Halloween Night Hikes
Chattahoochee Nature Center
Guided hikes along well-lit trails where children meet friendly costumed forest creatures. Face painting, non-scary tales and live entertainment around the campfire. Oct. 21, 22, 28 and 29. 7 p.m. Ticket sales begin at 6:30 p.m. each night. 9135 Willeo Rd., Roswell. 770-992-2055. Oct. 21 and 22: $9 per person, 2 and younger, free; Oct. 28 and 29: $10 per person, 2 and younger, free. chattnaturecenter.org

FEARopolis
Funopolis Family Fun Center
A haunted house with alien laser tag, hayrides, a corn maze and more. Fridays
and Saturdays through Oct. 31. 7-11 p.m.; see funopolisfamilyfuncenter.com for schedule. 40155 Hwy. 441 S., Commerce. 706-335-3866. Haunted house, $13. Additional activities extra.

Spooktacular Night
Smith Plantation
Spooky tour of the house and grounds at night, ghost stories and treats. Kids encouraged to wear costumes for prizes. Oct. 29. 6-9 p.m. 935 Alpharetta St., Roswell. $5 per person;  
4 and younger, free. roswellgov.com

Uncle Shuck’s Corn Maze

Goosebumps

The Dark Rows
Uncle Shuck’s Corn Maze
When the sun goes down and the maze is lit by the moonlight, families can enjoy a spooky night. 12 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. Every Fri. and Sat., in Oct., dusk-10 p.m. 4520 Highway 53 E, Dawsonville. 1-888-674-8257. Haunted Maze and regular maze, $18. uncleshucks.com

Haunted Halloween
Atlanta History Center
Walk through foggy gardens and haunted historic houses and enjoy some fun ghostly encounters. Oct. 21. 6:30-9:30 p.m. 130 West Paces Ferry Rd. NW, Atlanta. 404-814-4000. Adults, $15; ages 12 and younger, $8. atlantahistorycenter.com

Decatur Ghost Tours
Decatur
Come meet some of Decatur’s ghosts on this historical, paranormal walking tour of downtown Decatur. Fridays and Saturdays, 8 p.m. 101 East Court Sq., Decatur. 404-296-7771. Reservations required. Adults, $15; ages 9 and younger, $12. decaturghosttour.com

Fright Fest

Real Screams

Fear The Woods
Stockbridge
Haunted house, terror transport and haunted trail, pandemic frontline haunted combat and more. Sept. 30-Oct. 31. Fri and Sat. 7 p.m.-midnight. Sun. 7-11 p.m. Halloween 7 p.m.-midnight. 3565 N. Hwy. 155, Stockbridge. 770-954-9356. Adults, $17 per activity or $30 combo; ages 10 and younger, $15 per activity or $25 combo. fearthewoods.com

Fright Fest
Six Flags
The amusement park transforms into a ghoulish place with ghosts and goblins, haunted attractions, pumpkin painting and trick-or-treating. Weekends through Oct. 30- Oct. 31. Fri., 6 p.m.-midnight; Sat. noon-midnight; Sun., noon-10 p.m. Halloween 6 p.m.-midnight. 275 Riverside Pkwy., Austell. 770-948-9290. Adults $65.99; kids under 48 inches $45.99; 2 and younger, free; parking, $20. sixflags.com

Netherworld Haunted House
Norcross
Walk-through a dark attraction filled with terrifying live actors, amazing special effects and monsters. Sept. 30-Oct. 31 and Nov. 4-5. Sun-Thurs. 7:30-10:30 p.m.; Fri. and Sat. 7 p.m.-midnight. 6624 Dawson Blvd, Norcross. 404-608-2484. $23-$25 per person for the main haunt. See fearworld.com for other pricing.


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