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Best Haunted Houses in Waukesha County and SE Wisconsin

Looking to get out and get scared this fall?  We have a guide that will be sure to knock your socks off. There are plenty of haunted attractions in South East Wisconsin. In the past few years, a group of my girlfriends have gotten together for haunted houses – it’s a blast! And we love watching scary movies too! So if you are looking for a date night, or a night out with your friends we hope you have a spooky good time!


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Located at the Waukesha Expo Center, 1000 Northview Road, Waukesha

The Compound at the Wisconsin Feargrounds, Wisconsin’s best new haunted houses, is open Fridays and Saturdays in October from 7-11:00pm.   

Wisconsin’s premiere haunted attractions have risen from the ashes after being taken over by the horrors that roamed the grounds for more than a decade.  What you’ll find now is an entirely new experience sure to leave a lasting impression on your nightmares with three haunted houses in 2022 including the The Contagion. 

When you enter, you’ll find yourself trapped in The Compound where the monsters have taken over and now reside. If you’re able to escape, the next horror in store for you is the home of the new leader of the grounds.  Welcome to  Sketchy’s Chambers.  Finally, you’ve escaped only to find yourself lost in The Abyss.  Think you’ve got what it takes? 

Review: We visited this haunt in 2020, which was reduced, but it was still spooky! 

AMERICAN GHOST WALKS- Presented by the American Ghost Walks

Learn the unique haunted heritage of an area with real ghost stories, local folklore, and recent reports of paranormal activity! Enjoy a breezy mile and a half walk over the course of 90-120 minutes. There will be a Waukesha Walk this year. Other Wisconsin Ghost Walk locations include Milwaukee, Lake Geneva and Madison. There are some virtual options at different price levels. 

Days Open in 2022: Go to their Wisconsin homepage to view dates/times/locations.

HAUNTED CAR WASH – River’s Edge Wash n Lube
811 S Rochester St, Mukwonago, WI 53149

2022 dates TBD

Go Thru the Tunnel of terror. $20
Beware. Monthly subscriptions and coupons not valid for this special event.

Best for children and adults age 10 and up.

Days Open in 2021: October 22, 23, 29, and 30

Located at 7900 Crystal Ridge Rd, Franklin, WI 53132

This Haunted experience is outdoor. It’s been voted by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinenl as Southeast’s Wisconsin #1 Haunted Attraction. Bonfire parties. A chairlift. 5 unique outdoor haunts. The schedule and tickets can be found HERE.  Milwaukee’s scariest haunted attraction features a gruesome cast of flesh eating mutant hillbillies. Don’t linger too long on the haunted trails, or they’ll make you part of the attraction!

Review: We did this haunt in 2015 and were thoroughly haunted. We loved the ski lift, but they are no longer do the ski left part. They do have 4 amazing haunts still!

Not So Scary Halloween Party in 2022

Ideal for kids of all ages and families who want to experience The Hill Has Eyes attractions when its not so scary. Our actors will take you on a guided tour through the attractions and kids will get to Trick or Treat along the way. 

Kids are encouraged to dress up and be a part of the fun!

Every Sunday in October from 2:30pm-4:45pm

Cost: $15 General admission

For more information CLICK HERE 

MILWAUKEE GHOST WALKS- Presented by the American Ghost Walks (Various Locations)

The Ghost Walk Milwaukee locations include Bloody Third Ward, Shadow of City Hall Tour Online, Milwaukee Ghosts of Christmas Past, Saints and Sinners of Brady Street and The Shadow of City Hall.

Days Open in 2022: click here to view dates/times/locations

Review: We took this haunted walk in 2021. Your guide totally makes or breaks the experience. The history is fascinating and we lucked out with beautiful weather for walking around downtown Milwaukee. 

FIserv Forum’s Deer District becomes the “Fear District”
Located at 422 South Second Street, Milwaukee, WI

2021 event is cancelled. In 2019, the Fear District wasNEW to the plaza at Fiserv Forum this fall! Enjoy thrills and activities for the whole family throughout the day and come back for a frightening evening of fun after dusk!! 

Days Open in 2021: N/A event is not happening in 2021.

Not open for 2022

2970 Mile View Road, West Bend, WI

New for 2022 Haunted Cornfield and Forest Currently under construction for 2022

Per their website:

Haunted  Cornfield  Begins September ??  6pm to 11pm Friday and Saturday.

6 pm  ticket sales  end at 10:30 pm.  Entrance  to Farm closes at 10:30 PM.    All tickets purchased before 10:30pm will get to go through the corn Field.   

Buy Tickets  at Farm only 

Find them in our CORN MAZE GUIDE and PUMPKIN FARM GUIDE too!

Located at 147 N Rural St Hartford, Wisconsin 53027

Terror on Rural Street is a 17 room house with many High Tech effects as well as over 30 costumed actors. There is a mix of many Animatronics along with live actors to bring you a new level of fear. There is a heated waiting area and lots of free parking. 

Concessions include Food/Soda/Candy and Beer & Mixed Drinks for 21+ Older.

Days Open in 2022:

September 30th Friday
October 1st, 7-8, 14-15, 21-22, 28
October 29th – Blackout Night

Ticket Sales From 6:30PM to 10:30PM
Show opens at 7:00PM for General and VIP.

2825 SE Frontage Road Mount Pleasant, WI 53177 (right of 94)

This haunt boasts 4 haunted attractions on 1 property in 2022. They include Ambush Haunted House, Hysteria Haunted House, Stalker Haunted Cornfield and Abandond Axe Throwing. The Abandoned Haunted House Complex houses two large, full-size Wisconsin haunted houses for scary Halloween entertainment–located 30 minutes north of Chicago, 20 minutes south of Milwaukee, and about 40 minutes from Waukesha, Wisconsin. You can find the hours and days of service HERE. Tickets and pricing details can be found HERE. Their COVID-19 polices can be found here.



2024 North 15th Street Sheboygan, WI

The Dominion of Terror is a non-profit Haunted House, run and funded by the Sheboygan Jaycees. The DOT is one of the Jaycees’ biggest fundraisers of the year for giving back to the community. All profits are donated at the end of the season to local charities. Each year they design, construct, use and then teardown 20+ rooms in the Haunted House. 

October Specials
Regular Ticket Price $15. Check out our Facebook page for specials!

Open 7-10PM on scheduled nights – see calendar for details

Throwback Weekend – $10 tickets October 7th and 8th.

Children’s Matinee October 22nd from 11 A.M. – 1 P.M. $5/person

N1255 Hoard Rd, Ixonia, WI 53036

Welcome to the dark side 2022. Voted Wisconsin’s scariest haunt year after year, Dark Side is a SCREAM PARK!  Now with 9 haunts and a Zombie Expedition. Open Friday and Saturdays from 7 to 10pm, Zombie Expedition from 7pm-930pm.

Follow their facebook page for updates HERE

Review: We enjoyed this one so much, we did it two years in a row. See our Fun in 2016 HERE.

322 Winter Street, Horicon, WI (The Satterlee Clark House)

The Real Hauntings of the Satterlee Clark House Museum Part 2 has been rescheduled for November 20th, 2022 1pm-4pm

Check out their event HERE for more information 

1326 US HWY 12 and 18 Deerfield WI 53531

They have designed the Haunted Forest to be both scary and interactive for teenagers and adult. Our daytime adventures and flashlight corn maze ($10/person) are fun for all ages. Buy tickets ONLINE only for nighttime scare here.

The Bakery Barn is open at night! Try a hand-dipped caramel apple, fudge, apple cider donuts, fresh-baked Cookies & more!

Days Open in 2022:

Fridays & Saturdays in October (and)  Thursday, October 27

Find them in our CORN MAZE GUIDE too!

MADISON GHOST WALKS- Presented by American Ghost Walks

Presented by the American Ghost Walks (Three locations + one online option)State Street side of Capitol Square. We take the time to research our stories to make sure you hear interesting and spooky tales you haven’t heard before.

Days Open in 2022: Go to their Wisconsin homepage to view dates/times/locations.

LAKE GENEVA GHOST WALKS- Presented by the American Ghost Walks
Our tour meets near downtown Lake Geneva at Seminary Park at the corner of Lake Shore Drive and Baker Street.

Discover the haunted history of Lake Geneva with our walking tour around the beautiful downtown by Geneva Lake. Discover colorful characters, haunted mansions, vengeful spirits, monsters, and more! We’ve spent a lot of time researching supernatural and weird stories around Lake Geneva so that we have brand new stories and content that we can guarantee you’ve never heard before. This is not a haunted house, so no rent-a-ghouls have been hired to jump out at you.

3072 Graydon Avenue, East Troy, WI

The elaborate haunted house is East Troy’s scariest Halloween attraction and organizers promise that this year’s event will be bigger and better than ever.  The Walk of Terror will donate their first $10,000 to charity!

 Online tickets : $15 general /$30 Fast Pass

At the gate: $20 general admission/$40 Fast Pass


406 10th St. Brodhead, WI 53520

Brodhead Manor Haunted House Presents “Terror at the Manor” All New Horror Experience. Interact with your Favorite Characters and Explore the 3rd Floor In the Dark! 6 Days Only – Limited Tickets Available! Tickets available at Door Only. Reservation Time slots will be given at time of Ticket Purchase. Time slots available until Midnight. Limited to 10 per group every 10 minutes. (Due to Covid Restrictions All Patrons Must wear a Face Mask and abide by Social Distancing Recommendations)

Days open in 2021: NOT happening in 2021 – they will return in 2022

2022 dates TBD

Map of the Haunted Houses


Do you have a Haunted House to add?

If you have a haunted house to add to our Southeast Wisconsin Haunted House Guide, please email us at erin@lakecountryfamilyfun(dot)com with your corn maze information. You can also email us via the contact form.

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