Thursday, November 30, 2023

Six Flags Great America – Fright Fest



The Abyss

Haunt Ticket Required

Presented by M&M’S® Brand
Countless occurrences have been recorded at the Bermuda Triangle all as mysterious as the next and all left unanswered. You never know what you could run into when you are … [Read More]

Total Darkness

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In the depths of the Bermuda Triangle you will encounter your most primal fear, darkness. Left in total darkness you will come face-to-face with your deepest fears. Will you be able to survive? [Read More]

Wicked Woods

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The infection has spread and humans are now outnumbered by the zombies. The undead have taken up camp in Wicked Woods guarding the human’s last refuge. Your only chance for survival is to get …[Read More]

Manslaughter Manor

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Presented by göt2b®
Only the brave will survive the haunted hallways of Manslaughter Manor, while the weak will succumb to the terror that has surrounded the house throughout it’s history. [Read More]

Massacre Medical Center

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Enjoy a nighttime tour of the asylum — originally known for its innovative techniques, but now remembered for the night the insane inmates ran wild and attacked everyone in sight. [Read More]

Mausoleum of Terror

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Presented by The Following. These hungry zombies have returned from the ground to seek revenge on the living and terrorize those who travel through the Mausoleum of Terror. [Read More]


Love at First Fright

Presented by 3 MUSKETEERS® Brand
Join Jack and Katie on their dare to spend a night in the cemetery and be thoroughly entertained along the way. Fright Fest’s DON’T MISS trademark family musical is back for … [Read More]

Dead Man’s Party

Presented by MILKY WAY® Brand
The freaks gather for the biggest party of the season, and the costumed real-life zombies are looking for other guests to join their clan. [Read More]

Full Moon Rocksplosion

The zombies have risen from the ground and this undead army is ready to rock. The chaotic demonstration of song and dance will liven the mood and prey on the living. [Read More]

The Uprising Parade

It looks like a friendly parade, but it’s really a funeral procession where real zombies wander the streets. Stay out of the way or you could join the march next year. [Read More]


Presented by TWIX® Brand
Last Stop Stage (The Last Stop: Burn ‘Em and Burried Circus) — This bizarre sideshow circus is demanding their time in the spotlight, and they’ll do whatever it takes to make … [Read More]

Susan Rosen: Mistress of Mesmerism

Presented by SNICKERS® Brand
Pictorium (Purgatory Plaza) — Returning this Fright Fest, witness the marvels of hypnosis or volunteer to fall under a spell yourself during this astonishing show in the … [Read More]

Face 2 Face

County Fair Stage (Grim Hollow) – Come watch our talented make-up artists as they are challenged to create a monster in 20 minutes.[Read More]


Mission Stage (Tinseltown Terror) – Sing your favorite songs if you dare but remember to stay on key. Hitting a wrong note really angers the monsters. Don’t let this be the last tune you sing. [Read More]


Bermuda Triangle

Formerly Hurricane Harbor- Many brave souls have dared to venture into the Bermuda Triangle, but have become lost and swallowed up by the mysterious forces that live within. Here you will find out what really happened to all … [Read More]

Deadwood Grove

Formerly Yukon Territory- Deadwood Grove is a place no one wants to find themselves. This ghost town was only once a bustling “plaid collar” lumber mill town, now it is abandoned only to be to be left with a few souls holding … [Read More]

Skull Valley

Formerly Southwest Territory – The dead have risen from the mission graveyard for the day of the dead and want you to join them. This area is their final resting place with this recent disturbance they are out for vengeance. … [Read More]

Grim Hollow

Formerly County Fair Train Station Area – On the outskirts of every farm town, in the darkness beyond the safety of neighborhoods and street lights, strange things happen in the cornfields that can only be explained by … [Read More]

Purgatory Plaza

Formerly Carousel Plaza- As you cross through the gates of Fright Fest you find yourself in Purgatory Plaza, there you are faced with some of the most notorious haunts of your Halloween nightmares. These characters are just … [Read More]


Formerly The Picnic Grove – A zombie infection has taken over the city of Necropolis. Blood-thirsty members of the undead and other evil creatures lurk throughout the city with several scouring the area for their next meal. … [Read More]

Seven Sins Cemetery

Formerly Orleans Place – Enter the gates to Seven Sins Cemetary and find yourself in the deep dank swamps of a Louisiana cemetery. [Read More]

Port Dread

Formerly Yankee Harbor – Port Dread is the Sea Side docking station for some of the most notorious and evil the sea has to offer. [Read More]


The Demon Area in County Fair – The first Demon arrived in 1980 transforming the Turn of the Century ride, since then he has recruited other demons to watch over the ride when he is unable to satisfy his appetite. [Read More]

Sector 7

Formerly Hometown Square – A terrible industrial accident resulted in all of the residents turning into zombies. The town was cut off from the rest of the world and labeled Sector 7. No one from the outside world knows what … [Read More]


Formerly Turn of the Century – Demon may be one of the most celebrated roller coasters in the world, but it is also the premier residence in the park for angry, disillusioned spirits whose only joy in death is tormenting … [Read More]

Terror Twister 2: A Turn for the Worse

Formerly Chubascco – A Fright Fest favorite! With enhanced lighting, equipment, and effects, Terror Twister 2 – A Turn for the Worse, will be sure to disorient riders as they spin through DJ Terror’s club. [Read More]

The Birds of the Bayou

Formerly The Condor – It may seem like the safest place at the park, but it isn’t. Condor is the home of the blackbirds, wicked and evil, they will pick you to death. [Read More]

Blood Bath

Formerly King Chaos – The performers from one of their star attractions were lost in the Great Last Stop Fire while their trapeze sat dormant most of the summer. [Read More]

The East River Kraken

Formerly The East River Crawler – It’s a ruckus on the East River as the mighty Kraken is on the loose, ready to attack. [Read More]

The Black Widow

Formerly The American Eagle – In this part of Illinois the convoluted surfaces of some of our rides are unfortunately an attractive nesting place for insects. [Read More]

Giant Drop of Doom

Formerly The Giant Drop – This is not the same ride you are used to during the summer. The ghosts of past Tinseltown Studio employees have taken over the ride. [Read More]


Formerly Ricochet – The local butcher has come up with one easy way to grind up all of his meat. [Read More]


Formerly The Whizzer – A secret toxic dump right behind The BioHazard has now leaked into the water supply of Hometown USA, now known as Sector 7. [Read More]

Joe Kleiman
Joe Kleiman
Raised in San Diego on theme parks, zoos, and IMAX films, InPark's Senior Correspondent Joe Kleiman would expand his childhood loves into two decades as a projectionist and theater director within the giant screen industry. In addition to his work in commercial and museum operations, Joe has volunteered his time to animal husbandry at leading facilities in California and Texas and has played a leading management role for a number of performing arts companies. Joe previously served as News Editor and has remained a contributing author to InPark Magazine since 2011. HIs writing has also appeared in Sound & Communications, LF Examiner, Jim Hill Media, The Planetarian, Behind the Thrills, and MiceChat His blog, takes an unconventional look at the attractions industry. Follow on twitter @ThemesRenewed Joe lives in Sacramento, California with his wife, dog, and a ghost.

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