Kid friendly haunted houses Metro Detroit Michigan – Not-so-haunted or frightless haunted houses, hayrides, and Halloween fun places for kids who aren’t quite ready for the thrills and chills of our Haunted Hayrides / Haunted Houses Directory!
Kid Friendly Haunted Houses Metro Detroit 2019
Rochester Haunted Forest – TreeRunner Adventure Park Oakland University Haunted Forest
Tree Runner Adventure Park (7553 Meadow Brook Road, Rochester, MI, Corner of Walton & Adams (Oakland University Campus), Rochester, MI, 248-759-5222, OaklandU@treerunnerparks.com, TreeRunnerOU.com)
Haunted Forest TreeRunner Dates – October 11 through October 31 Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays from 6:30p-10:30p
Since 2014, The Haunted Forest has entertained, charmed and created lasting memories for our communities. This season the event is loaded with new features that may make it the best all-around autumn and Halloween event of the year for family fun. Participants walk in groups upon our lit forest trail. Trained theater actors perform at exhibit sets along the trail and provide treats to all participants. The trail concludes in a big pumpkin patch in which guests search for a pumpkin of their own in the famed “Pumpkin Hunt”. Costumes encouraged. Trick or Treat bags Included. Forest is just $14. You can combo this with TreeRunner climbing fun. Visit the website for ticket packages.
TreeRunner Adventure Park Haunted Forest Website
Friday, October 25 & Saturday, October 26
Pontiac Fear-Less Halloween Fun for Kids – Candy Kingdom
Y.E.S. Venue (7 North Saginaw, Pontiac, MI, www.candykingdomfun.com)
Candy Kingdom is an enchanted land, a living story, that surrounds guests in scenery, characters, and a storyline that interacts/adapts with each person. No two guests experience the story in the same way. There are two attractions, one is the tour through Candy Kingdom and the other is the Red Riding Hood Where?Wolf Hunt. Events include attractions, show, food, games, and sweets. For more info, www.candykingdomfun.com.
Daily in September & October from 10a-6p
Armada Halloween Fun for Kids – Blake’s Cider Mill Funland
Blake’s Cider Mill (17985 Armada Center Road, Armada, MI 48005, 586-784-5343)
Kids can enjoy hayrides, trike track, straw mountain, corn mazes, Bunnyville farm, a petting farm, and many Halloween attractions every day in September and October! You can have the kids check out the Spookyland Haunted Barn in broad daylight to see what it looks like when there aren’t any scary actors inside. Review – Pics.
Saturday, October 19, 2019 from 3p-5p
Rochester Kid Friendly Haunted House – Friendly Monster
Tunnel of Terror at Rochester Municipal Park (400 Sixth St, Rochester, Michigan 48307)
Admission is $2 or 2 can goods. The Annual Friendly Monster Food Drive (FMFD) is a chance for the littlest kids to go through the haunted attraction in daylight with the lights on and parents are free. All the food and admission fees for that event will go directly to feeding families in the Rochester Area. My kids loved Friendly Monster when they were little and it is a great introduction Halloween fun! To purchase tickets, visit rochesterareajaycees.org/tunnelofterror
Fridays and Saturdays in October from 7:30p-10:30p Weather Permitting + September 28 & 29
Clarkston Kid Friendly Haunted Forest – Terror in Townsend Forest 2019
Oakland County Sportsmen’s Club (4770 Waterford Rd, Clarkston MI 48346, 248-623-0444)
A Terror in Townsend Forest Description – A Terror is Townsend Forest presented by Oakland County Sportsmen’s Club 1/2 mile of terror filled forest trails. Call for cost info. This has some scares but is designed to be a family-friendly event and has ticket prices for ages 12 & under.
Fridays from September 20 through November 1
Farmington Hills No Scares Hayrides – Hayride Central
Heritage Park (24725 Farmington Road, Farmington Hills, Michigan)
Hayrides cost is $5 / FREE for ages 2 & under. Call 248-473-1800 for more info or call 248-477-1135 to book a private hayride. Pre registration is strongly encouraged. Register for these hayrides online at fhgov.com. Call 248-473-1800 for more info or call 248-477-1135 to book a private hayride.
Daily September 1 through the Fall
Northville Kid Friendly Halloween Fun – Barn Yard Play Land
Three Cedars Farm and Cider Mill (7897 Six Mile Road, Northville, MI 48167, 248-437-8200)
Fall fun for the younger ones. Barn Yard Play Land had modern playground equipment in a fun kids barn, a John Deere trike track, Peter Rabbit bunny village, lots of farm animals, and educational tutorials. Barn Yard Play Land is FREE! Review – Pics.
October Saturdays and Sundays from 10a-5p
Oxford Kid Friendly Fall Fun – Upland Hills Farm Fall Festival Weekends
Upland Hills Farm (481 Lake George Road, Oxford, Michigan 48370, 248-628-1611 www.uplandhillsfarm.com)
This festival has something for all ages. Enjoy visiting the animals, milk a cow, watch a farm demonstration, be amazed at the Magic Show, enjoy a hayride in the woods, walk the storybook trail, pick a pumpkin, take a pony ride and finish the day with a warm donut and a beverage. Visit www.uplandhillsfarm.com for more info. Fall Festival Weekends include hayrides. They even have evening hayrides from 7p-10p. Review and Pics of Upland Hills Farm Oxford Fall Festival Weekends.
Late August – Early November Daily from 6a-7p
South Lyon Kid Friendly Halloween Fun – Fall Family Fun at Erwin Orchards
Erwin Orchards Cider Mill (61475 Silver Lake Road, South Lyon, MI, 248-437-0150)
Erwin Orchards offers hayrides as part of their daily “Agri-trainment”. Enjoy hayrides, the corn maze, Mr Bee’s Big 3D Adventure Barn, straw bale maze, sunflower garden, and more. There is even more family fun available on the weekends. Review – Pics.
Daily Labor Day through November 4 from 10a-5p
Washington Twp Kid Friendly Halloween Family Fun – Fall Farm Fun
Westview Orchards Farm – (65075 Van Dyke, Washington Twp., Michigan 48095, 586-752-3123)
Very similar to Blake’s Barnyard Funland, only with more of a farm feel. Kids can enjoy a giant corn maze, straw mountain, petting barns, obstacle courses, rope mountain, farm mountain, wagon rides, a three-acre playground, Black Holes, indoor mazes, and more! 1 price gets you unlimited access to more than 15 attractions on the weekends. They offer a stripped-down version on the weekdays with less frills for a lower price. Review – Pics.
Weekends September 27 – November 3
Northville Hayrides – Maybury Farm Corn Maze & Hayrides
Maybury Farm (50165 Eight Mile, Northville, MI 48167, 248-374-0200)
Hayride & corn maze. Cider, donuts, and snacks available after. Hours – Friday – 5p-10p, Saturday – noon-10p, and Sunday – noon-7p. Cost is $9. Children 2 and under are FREE. For more information, call 248-374-0200. Weekends through November 3. Maybury Farm Review…
October 1-31, 2019 10a-2p Weekdays / 12:30p-4p on Saturdays and Sundays
Milford Hayrides – Pick Your Pumpkin Hayrides
Kensington Metropark (4570 Huron River Parkway, Milford, MI 48380, 810-227-8910, metroparks.com)
Enjoy a colorful fall hayride to and from the huge pumpkin patch to select your perfect Jack-O-Lantern. Pumpkins and gourds are priced according to size. No reservation needed. For cost & more information, please call 248-684-8632 or visit www.metroparks.com. A Metroparks vehicle entry permit is required to enter any Metropark. Vehicle permits are on sale NOW. You can pick one up at metroparks.com OR visit your local Metropark today.
Sunday, October 20, 2019 at 1p
New Haven Kid Friendly Haunted Hayride – Scarefest Scream Park Kids Hayride (1 day only)
Scarefest Scream Park (34111 28 Mile Rd, Lenox Twp, MI 48048)
One of the scariest haunts in Metro Detroit is open for a day of frightless fun! Kids under 12-years-old can take a FREE hayride through the forest and receive candy from some of the friendly monsters. For anyone 12 & older the hayride is only $5. For more info, call 586-749-6666.
Saturday, October 12 from 5:30p-9:30p
Waterford Weekend Events – Halloween Hayride & Spook Village
Drayton Plains Nature Center (2125 Denby Drive, Waterford, MI)
Admission includes hayride, haunted house, scary storytelling, games, and more. $9 cash only. Concessions available. “Fun for all ages” event. For more info, visit www.waterfordmi.gov. UPDATE – PER WATERFORD PARKS AND RECREATION, THE FRIDAY PORTION OF SPOOK VILLAGE AND HALLOWEEN HAYRIDE HAS BEEN CANCELED. SATURDAY OCTOBER 12 IS STILL A GO.
Saturday, October 26, 2019 from 6p-8p
Oxford Halloween Fun – Lakeville Elementary Haunted House
Lakeville Elementary (1400 Lakeville Rd, Oxford, MI 48371)
$5. Haunted house with a “Fairy Godmother”, no-scare option. For more info, PSCLakeville@gmail.com
Please note – Kid Friendly Haunted Houses Metro Detroit Michigan 2019 Directory for Oakland County, Macomb County, Wayne County and Metro Detroit, Michigan will be updated regularly throughout the Halloween season. Oakland County Moms is not responsible for info or inaccuracies with descriptions that may have changed during our research.
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