It’s that time of year again! Pumpkin spice latte time…beautiful fall color time…and scare-the-pants-off-ourselves time. It’s cathartic, really. If you’re looking for great places around Denver to scare yourself silly, try one of these:
–Elitch Gardens Fright Fest — Denver. Open weekends until Oct. 30. Frights Alive opening ceremonies and haunted attractions open at 6pm. Price: $49.99 for a combo ticket.
–13th Floor — on Brighton Blvd. near LoDo. Open every night until Oct. 31, weekends until Nov. 12. Hours vary so check the website for details. Price: $26.99 for general admission, fast pass and skip-the-line tickets are available for an additional cost.
–The Asylum — on 39th Ave in Denver. Open every day at 7:30p until Oct. 31. Price: $19.99-$32.99, depending on the day.
–World’s Scariest Haunted House — on Bowles Ave. in Littleton, CO. Open every night at 7:30pm until Oct. 31. Price: $18 for general admission, VIP tickets available for an additional cost.
-The Frightmare Compound — on Old Wadsworth Bvd. in Westminster. Open every night until Oct. 31, plus the weekend after, beginning at 7pm. Price: beginning at $25.
–Haunted Field of Screams — Riverdale Rd. in Thornton. Open weekends and Oct. 31 at sundown. Price: $22 for general admission.
–City of the Dead — on 88th Ave. in Henderson. Open Thurs-Sun and the entire last week of Oct. Hours vary, check website for details. Price: $22.99 for general admission.
–Terror in the Corn — at Anderson Farms on County Road in Erie. Open Thurs thru Sun until Oct. 31. Price: $22-25, depending on the day.
Have fun! I’m right behind you, hiding my eyes and plugging my ears because everyone knows that’s the safest way to ward off Evil Creatures of the Night.