After 14 years in operation at Lehman Park, the annual Halloween-themed, family-friendly event Lehman Haunted Park, which draws approximately 10,000 visitors per year, is expanding and relocating to POCONOS PARK (located at 265 Tom Ridge Drive, Bushkill, PA in the Lehman Township, just 2 miles North of Bushkill Falls). Halloween is “creeping up,” so, unless you’re scared, be sure to order your tickets today at HauntedPoconosPark.com.
HAUNTED POCONOS PARK is open for ONE WEEKEND ONLY (Friday, October 28 – Saturday, October 29) and will offer different “scare-level” experiences based on age:
KID’S TRICK OR TREAT TRAIL, 4 – 7 P.M.— (Children Ages 12 & Under):
Prior to sunset, children will be sent along a fright-free, wooded trail to gather candy treats, participate in interactive games, and meet a host of kid-friendly characters—with plenty of photo opportunity stations for parents along the way. Cost is $5 per child with an accompanying adult.
PLAYHOUSE OF HORROR, 6 – 10 P.M.— (Ages 13+):
Beginning at twilight, our “braver” and older guests can explore the more eerie dwellings of an authentic haunted house. Meet POCONOS PARK’s playful specters, murderous villains, and ghoulish monsters. Take in our wonderful macabre displays and get a few jump-scares along the way. (Note: ONLY those in line before 10 P.M. will be admitted. Children aged 12 and under MUST be accompanied by an adult) Early Bird Cost is $19.99 plus fees, Week Of Cost is $24.99 plus fees, and Day Of Cost is $29.99 plus fees. Grab a Skip The Line admission for only $39.99.
BLACK LAGOON BANQUET, 5 – 8 P.M.—(All Ages):
Say “Bone-Appetit!” as we serve no tricks, just treats, at this otherworldly upscale dinner buffet. Enjoy delicious culinary treats and only the finest, delightful “spirits” curated especially for you by Event Hospitality Solutions. This family-friendly dinner will be served with paired wine from Blue Ridge Winery and distinguished ghostly guests. Tickets are LIMITED at $59.99 per guest (plus fees) and include “skip the line” admission to the Playhouse of Horror, access to the buffet, and one alcoholic or non-alcoholic drink per person.(Note: Additional alcoholic beverages cost extra.)
“SCREAM! AT THE LAKE” 90’s Throwback Dance Party, Friday, Oct. 28, 9 P.M. – 1.A.M. (21+):
Calling all ghosts and ghouls to scream with delight as we turn off the lights and on the 90s tunes! Join us down at the Lake House to enjoy some scary libations at the Bloody Bar and graze on some skull candy (aka yummy bar food). Dress to kill, as we’ll be giving away prizes for the most spine-chilling, the most scandalous, and the most striking costumes! (Must show valid ID to enter)Tickets are LIMITED at $49.99 per guest (plus fees), and includes “skip the line” admission to the Playhouse of Horror.
“CURSED CAMPGROUND” Electronic Music Dance Party, Saturday, Oct. 29, 9 P.M. – 1.A.M. (21+):
After you’ve had your pants scared off inside the Playhouse of Horror, join us at the Cursed Campground at the Lake House! If you dare to venture through the cursed trails of this abandoned summer camp, you will reach the most electrifying dance party in the Poconos! Costumes are encouraged, as prizes will be given away for various spooky categories. (Must show valid ID to enter) Tickets are LIMITED at $49.99 per guest and include “skip the line” admission to the Playhouse of Horror.
**PLEASE NOTE: COSTUMES ARE ALLOWED AT ALL EVENTS, BUT FOR THE SAFETY OF OUR PATRONS AND CAST, GUESTS ARE NOT ALLOWED TO WEAR MASKS OR FACE PAINT IN THE PLAYHOUSE OF HORROR.
MASKS AND FACE PAINT ARE ALLOWED AT THE 21+ PARTIES, BUT WE MUST BE ABLE TO VISIBLY MATCH YOU TO YOUR ID UPON EVENT ENTRY.
Guests can also enjoy additional activities, such as a Haunted Hayride and Fire Pits with S’mores Stations, or wander through the PUMPKIN PATCH to select the perfect pumpkin to decorate at the Pumpkin Painting & Carving Stations. Also, bring your appetite—there will be plenty of Food Vendors and treats from Event Hospitality Solutions to enjoy!!
“We are so pleased to partner with POCONOS PARK to expand Lehman’s traditional haunted park and meet the rising demand for this popular event,” stated Rob Rohner, Chairman/Secretary-Treasurer at Lehman Township Municipal.“It is wonderful to see the growth of this event and the community come and celebrate fall in such a fun and unique way.”
“We are so excited to be a part of this well-established and well-loved event,” stated John M. Oakes, CEO of From the Roots, the real estate and venue management company that operates POCONOS PARK. “We look forward to making HAUNTED POCONOS PARK a must-do Halloween event for everyone in the community to enjoy for years to come!”
ABOUT POCONOS PARK™:
POCONOS PARK™, located only 18 miles north of Stroudsburg in the Bushkill Falls region near Delaware Water Gap National Park, will operate as a boutique festival site and play host to world-class tours and productions, as well as special events. The complex includes two sizable venues: the Amphitheater at Poconos Park and the Lake House Theater. The amphitheater is a 10,000+-capacity, open-air venue with thousands of seats near the stage and a beautiful grass lawn for thousands more to enjoy entertainment in the great outdoors. The amphitheater can also be converted to a 2,600- capacity, fully-enclosed venue for year-round performances. The Lake House Theater at Poconos Park, is a 10,000-square-foot banquet hall, located on a scenic 90-acre lake. The theater can seat up to 400 people for private events such as banquets, corporate retreats, weddings, etc., and serve as a facility for first-class VIP experiences for concerts, festivals, and other large events.
For general information, or to inquire about holding your next event at POCONOS PARK, please visit poconospark.com.