Spooky Sights


Plan the perfect Halloween night

By Elizabeth Chapa
Arts & Entertainment Editor

Open until Oct. 30 Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
29350 West Chicago Livonia, MI 48150 (About 20 minutes from Campus)

This is the ideal place to handpick pumpkins, gourds or corn stalks for the season. Pony rides are available all week but hayrides are weekend exclusives. Enjoy the freshest apple cider—hot or cold, coffee, hot chocolate, donuts and/or hot dogs all available and sold inside the barn. Admission is free, but fees for activities may apply.

Oct. 10 through Oct. 26 Friday and Saturday evenings from 6:30 to 9 p.m. and Sunday evening from 6:30 to 8 p.m.
20900 Oakwood Blvd. Dearborn, MI 48124-5029 (About 35 minutes from campus)

This Halloween season; take a mile-long stroll through the haunted streets and alleys of Greenfield Village while the illuminations of hundreds of hand-carved jack-o’-lanterns light the way. Be prepared to find witches, wizards and the Headless Horseman along the way. This is the perfect family-friendly Halloween event. Tickets are $15 a person. Children under two get in for free. Visit https:// tickets.thehenryford.org/E-Commerce/ to purchase tickets.

Open until Oct. 31 Friday and Saturday nights from 7:15 to 11:30 p.m. and Sunday night from 7:15 to 10:30 p.m.
5565 Merritt Rd. Ypsilanti Township, MI 48197 (About 30 minutes from campus)

This haunted thrill park has six different attractions all at one location, two especially worth noting: the Ultimate Haunted Barn and the Hayride of The Lost. Along with the attractions, good food abounds, enjoy the homemade cider, caramel apples and donuts available for purchase at the park. Tickets prices are $18 for one attraction, $42 for all six attractions or $30 for all six attractions as a special Sunday price.


Open now through Nov. 2, with the Haunted Maze being featured Oct. 10 to Oct. 31
Corn Maze is open: Friday, 5 to 9 p.m., Saturday 4 to 9 p.m. and Sunday noon to 4 p.m.
Haunted Maze is open: Friday and Saturday from dusk to 10:30 p.m.
1219 E. Square Lake Road Bloomfield Hills, MI (About 30 minutes from campus)

Outside fall fun! Begin the fall experience with a 10 acre corn maze adventure and a wagon ride. Finish the night enjoying fresh donuts, apple cider and s’mores, around the farm’s bonfire. Pumpkin picking, pony rides, petting farms and kid-friendly activities, are also available. The haunted maze tickets are $15 a person. The non-haunted maze tickets are $8 a person for ages six and up. Children under five get in for free.