EAST IDAHO has no shortage of things to do during the Halloween season. Take a look at our list of haunted houses, corn mazes, and trick or treating events happening in the area. Please feel free to let us know of other spooky events activities we can add to our list.
Halloween in Idaho Falls
Trick-or-Treat Street is a safe, non-scary Halloween event for children under 8 years of age. Children are encouraged to come in costume and “trick or treat” at local businesses lining Pier View Drive at Snake River Landing in Idaho Falls. Trick-or-Treat Street is the ideal Halloween event for young children accompanied by their parents and/or grandparents
Snake River Landing, Idaho Falls / Oct. 30, 2013 / 3 – 6 pm
One of the largest indoor haunted houses in the United States. It is a non-profit haunted house that helps the local D.A.R.E. organization in Bonneville county. Open every Halloween season.
680 1st St, Idaho Falls
Boo at the Zoo is a fun filled night for young children. Admission is free for 3 and under with vendors on site to provide “trick-or-treating”
2725 Carnival Way, Idaho Falls / 208-612-8552
EITC Trunk or Treat with Kid Friendly Spook Alley
Trunk or Treat open to the public. Line usually starts forming around 5 pm. There is also a small spook alley for young kids
EITC Gym / 1600 S. 25 E. Idaho Falls / Oct 29th / 6 – 8 pm
Good Samaritan Society Haunted Courtyard
Ages 12 & Under Come trick or treat and walk through the haunted courtyard. Wear your costume for an extra treat. Admission: Donations to benefit the Good Samaritan residents
840 E. Elva, Idaho Falls / Oct 26th / Opens at Dark / 208-525-3792
Halloween in Pocatello
If you are looking for a howling good time this Halloween, ZooBoo is sure to deliver. Come dressed in your favorite costume for this pre-Halloween bash from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Watch out!! You better be ready to enjoy ghoulish Halloween activities, such as “Fact or Treat,” “Costume Contest,” “Fiendish Fishing,” the “Haunted TreeHouse,” the “Spooktacular Cemetery” and more! This is a not-so-spooky, safe trick-or-treating atmosphere. See you there!
Pocatello Zoo / Oct 26th / 10 am – 3 pm
The Southeast Idaho Paranormal Society and Old Town Pocatello are hosting small group walking tours. These tours take in the Historic Warehouse District, featuring four locations with stories of local haunts shared along the way. Flashlights are welcome and comfy shoes are recommended.
Old Town Pavillion / 420 N. Main St. Pocatello / 208-232-7545
Trick-or-Treat the Old Town Streets
Children of all ages walk from sidewalk to sidewalk, collecting candy form Old Town businesses. Key an eye open for the orange pumpkin posters, your clue that a business is participating. This is the safest way for your family to enjoy Halloween in Old Town Pocatello!
Old Town, Pocatello / October 31st / 3 pm – 5:30 pm
Possessed children, spiders, coffins, and scares galore!
Elite Athlete Training Complex, 205 Bullock, Chubbuck / 208-380-2619
Halloween in Rexburg
Produced by students of BYU-Idaho, The Haunted Swing feature film is a story based off a swing that resides on a plot of ground on the dry farms East of Rexburg. Production began in December of 2012. More information can be found on the Facebook page and TheHauntedSwing.com website.
October 18th 24th at 9pm / Paramount 5, Rexburg / Paramount, Idaho Falls / Reel Theatre, Pocatello
Get lost in The Straw Maze for a timeless Halloween activity this year. You will love it as you struggle to find your way in absolute hopelessness past sharp corners, haunting dark allies, and terrible monsters that linger and gloom around every bend! We do not close because of weather, Ever! It is much warmer inside of the straw maze and the loose straw on the ground will keep you dry and away from the dirt and mud.
South of Rexburg behind Big Jud’s 7600 S. 2000 W. / 801-769-6293
Larsen’s Maze has something for everyone, from the giant maze that will have you lost for hours, to smaller mazes for the kids. If you crave more adventure, come on a weekend and try to find your way while being chased by creatures of the night. You never know what’s around the next corner in Larsen’s Maze!
4720 N Salem Rd, Salem / 208-356-4067
Halloween in Rigby
The Playmill Theatre is proud to present “House of the Seven Gables”, a haunted house experience like no other. Step into live versions of horror classics such as “The Hound of the Baskervilles”, Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Tell-Tale Heart, Mary Shelly’s “Frankenstein”, “Sweeny Todd”, and the Salem witch trials, among others.
3 N. 3800 E. Rigby / Oct 30th / 406-646-7757
A haunted house hosted by Jefferson Montessori School, all proceeds go to a Christmas Charity to help needy families in the area.
59 West Main St, Rigby
With wrong turns, dead ends, and misdirections, you may want to bring your compass. Maybe even your tent, because you never know how lost you’re going to get.
Squealers North Rigby Exit, Highway 20 / 208-745-5115
Halloween in Shelley
This Halloween season you could experience the most tense, thrilling and frightening event of your life! Join us at The Theater of the Lost Souls on State Street in Shelley… a REAL haunted attraction in a decades old haunted theater, with a terrifying history!
186 S. State Street, Shelley / 208-390-4018
Check out their facebook page for details and the Count Down for Discounts!$4.00 age 12 & up, $2.00 ages 6-11, and 5 & under are free with a paid family member. Gates open at 7pm & Close at 10pm or until we have no one left to scare. All proceeds raised will fund Shelley Boy Scout Troop 154
190 S. Holmes, Shelley
Halloween in Blackfoot
Wild Adventure Corn Maze – your visit to the maze just got better! In addition to over 6 miles of mazes, you can stay and play with Idaho Fun Jumps inflatable bounce houses, shoot the corn cannon, take a ride in the bucket train, explore the Pumpkin Patch, and play the Farm Scene Investigations game. On Friday and Saturday you can Hunt For Hundreds in the ultimate scavenger hunt.
135 W. 450 N. Blackfoot / 208-705-7705
A howl of a haunt hosted by the Nuart Theater in Blackfoot.
East Idaho State Fairgrounds in Blackfoot, ID
Experience the Fear and meet Rachel Rose. ***DO NOT bring young children, this will cause them nightmares!!***
Halloween in St Anthony
Haunts of Hidden Hollows
A haunted attraction near St. Anthony Idaho. Well worth the drive!
4 miles past St. Anthony on US 20, watch for signs / Thru Oct 30th
Halloween in Surrounding Areas
The Haunted Mill, located in Teton, Idaho, is an abandoned flour mill that was damaged by the Teton Flood. Since the flood, paranormal sightings have prompted the investigation of the mill… be careful or the old miller might take your head off!You can find this historical attraction in southeastern Idaho.
Teton, just ¼ mile north of Russell’s Junction / 208-458-4256
Experience the Haunted Mansions of Albion. Located in the abandoned building that was the Albion State Normal School
437 E. North Street, Albion / 208-312-8484
In the decades since, the forest has long been known as an area teaming with the supernatural. Over the years, the forest itself has taken on its own evil entity as it continues to attract darkness and “otherworldly” things. Many things have been seen, many stories have been and are yet to be told. In any event, you have been warned…
W. Spruce Street, Bellevue / 208-720-7160