The month of October is here, so you should be getting ready for some scares because Halloween will be here before you know it. New Brunswick is host to many haunted houses and truly haunted locations across the province, so there are quite a few places for you to get ‘your scare on’. To help you decide where to go to have a lot of eerie fun, listed below you will find 15+ haunted attractions in New Brunswick.
Fletcters Farm Haunted Corn Maze
Can you get out of the scary haunted maze? Visit Fletcters Farm for Low-Level Scare/Kids Daytime Haunted Corn Maze Trail and High-Level Scare/Night Haunted Corn Maze Trail.
October 16 – 17, 22 – 23, 29 – 30, 2021
Fletchers Farm, 99 Rashe Street, Miramichi
$8 – $16
Haunted Corn Trail at The Green Pig Country Market
At night for only 4 days, the corn trail at the Green Pig Country Market becomes haunted. You are never sure what will jump out and scare you once you enter the trail. Make sure that you are on-site and in line by 9 pm to make sure that you get to see the haunts. Details
2927 Fredericton Rd, Salisbury
October 22 – 23 & 29 – 30, 2021 | 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
$15 per Person
APEGNB Freddy Fright Fest
This is a downtown Fredericton Halloween event in support of the Charlotte Street Art Centre and CHIMO Helpline.
High Scare: Enter if you dare! Weave through the various stations of our haunted house-style tour in the heart of Fredericton’s Garrison District and experience all manner of terror at each stop. Tours will run every 10 minutes and pre-booking is required.
Solider’s Barracks, 463 Queen Street, Fredericton
October 22 – 31, 2021
APEGNB Haunted Tour – Low Scare
This annual event offers little ghosts and goblins spooky delights and fascinating sights–all in the intriguing and mysterious old York County Jail! Explore the wonder and science of Halloween, with oodles of hands-on fun to keep kids entertained!
Science East Science Centre, 668 Brunswick Street, Fredericton
October 30 – 31, 2021
Stay Overnight at Kouchibouguac National Park
Kouchibougac National Park may not be haunted but it may be home to werewolves. Some people have claimed to have heard odd howling sounds at night that don’t sound like the local coyotes. The forest may have secrets that only come out when the moon is full. Are you brave enough to find out? Details
National 186, NB-117, Kouchibouguac
Or Stay At The Algonquin Hotel in St. Andrews
The Algonquin is another haunted hotel that you can stay at in New Brunswick. The hotel has attracted guests from around the world, but some never left. Room 473 is claimed to be haunted by a ghostly bride who was abandoned at the altar. The Algonquin’s tower has been closed for years, but the lights come on and a woman dressed in white has been seen looking out of the windows. They even offer a paranormal package that includes a ghost tour and a surprise from the culinary team. Details
184 Adolphus Street, St. Andrews
Halloween Double Bill
Halloween Double Bill: Frankenstein (1931) & The Fly (1986). Frankenstein is accompanied by a live orchestra – SNB & Resonance New Music. Details
Tuesday, October 26, 2021 | 7:00 PM
Imperial Theatre, 12 King Square South, Saint John
Boo at the Zoo
This family-friendly Halloween event features decorations throughout the Zoo’s 40-acre park and mild, moderate, and scary Halloween venues. Join us for a variety of Halloween activities and visit with the animals. Details
October 23 – 24, 30 – 31, 2021 | 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Zoo de Magnetic Hill Zoo, 125 Magic Mountain Road, Moncton
$11 – $14
Soul’s Compass Paranormal
The Phoenix raises the curtain between the living and the dead with the paranormal team Soul’s Compass.
A magical marriage of science and spirituality, learn about the cutting-edge technical equipment that captures the evidence of Spirit. Meet the witches and psychic mediums who release the lost and the damned from their hauntings. An educational and entertaining evening that includes a group reading to deliver messages from beyond. Details
Saturday, October 23, 2021 | 5:00 PM – 12:00 AM
68 Exmouth Street, Saint John
$10 – $20
Halloween Costume Party
The Phoenix’s second annual Halloween costume party offers a GRAND PRIZE of $1,000 for the best costume. Dance the night away with DJ Phil Hunter, drink specials, door prizes and much more! Details
Saturday, October 30, 2021 | Doors 8:30 PM
The Phoenix, 68 Exmouth Street, Saint John
Advance tickets are $10, $20 regular price, and $30 at the door.
Halloween Events At The Farm
Too Cute to Spook – Calling all witches, monsters and ghosts, Farmer Brown’s greenhouse will be your host. Come dressed in costume to enjoy the fun, so hurry let’s go, you best want to run ! Recommended ages 6 and under.
The Ghosts of Dawson – With vampires, monsters and witches galore, lurking behind every closed door. As you knock, beware the host, will they be friendly, or a ghoul or ghost ? Knock carefully dear children, and be ready to run, should a goblin answer, we hope you can outrun. Children 6 and older (Children under 6 recommended to have an adult).
Forbidden Woods & Haunted Greenhouse Tour – Within the depths of the forest, lies the agony of a thousand souls. In the early 1900’s people from the surrounding areas of Dawson reported that the village went quiet and some eerie presence had taken hold. Several months passed with this feeling lingering as if something wasn’t right. To this day intrigued souls venture out into the woods looking for answers. And then, one by one they started disappearing… Many enter but few return with their lives or sanity intact. Come for a visit, they are dying to see you!
Too Cute to Spook / The Ghosts of Dawson | October 29, 2021 | 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Too Cute to Spook / The Ghosts of Dawson | October 30 – 31, 2021 | 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Forbidden Woods & Haunted Greenhouse Tour | October 27 – 31, 2021 | 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Farmer Brown’s Greenhouse, 371 Osborne Corner, Dawson Settlement
Advance $10; Door $15
Boo-urns: A Halloween Dance Party
Join DJs Molex (Moncton) and Markoshi (Toronto) as they play all the BANGERS from the early ’90s to the mid 2000s! Get your best costume on, because there will be a costume contest, surprise performances, and more fun. 19+. Details
Saturday, October 30, 2021 | 10:00 PM – 2:00 AM
The Furnace Room, 191 Robinson Street, Moncton
Advance $10; Door $15
A screening of the famous 1931 classic film FRANKENSTEIN, presented with a brand-new original score performed with a live orchestra.
NB composer Andrew Reed Miller has created this original music to be performed by core members of Symphony NB. Details
Saturday, October 30, 2021 | 7:30 PM
Capitol Theatre, 811 Main Street, Moncton
pay what you will
The Skyway Lodge in Miramichi
The Skyway Lodge may be the most haunted apartment building in New Brunswick. It is said that around 100 ghosts haunt the building, with the most notable one being a girl named Lily who committed suicide after finding her mother dead and still walks the halls to this day. There is also rumoured to be a ghost axe murderer in the basement.
5 Cole Crescent, Miramichi
Find Rebecca Lutes’ Grave in Moncton
The story of Rebecca Lutes is one of Moncton’s most popular ghost stories. Rebecca Lutes was said to be a witch because it was rumoured that she was able to tell the future. Since it was 1876, she was found guilty of sorcery and hung from a branch of a large poplar tree. She was claimed to be buried upside down and her grave was covered in concrete. Her grave has been the spot of many unusual occurrences including strange lights, mysterious fires and more.
Gorge Rd, Moncton’s
Explore the Grey Island Cemetery
In the Grey Island Cemetery, there is a white stone statue that looks like a woman, who is claimed to be the woman who is in the grave. The story goes that she was murdered and her husband spent hours every day talking to the statue. When he died, his body was found at the base of the statue. Today, it is said that the statue will tap your shoulder if you walk around it three times and stand with your back to it. The hand of the statue has been removed but people still claim to feel the tap.
Grey Island Rd, Hillsborough
The Dungarvon Whooper
At one of the many logging camps in the 1800s, an Irishman named Ryan was murdered by another logger for the money belt Ryan had been wearing. The night after the murder, a loud whooping noise and screaming were heard. The sound is still said to be heard today on the banks of the Dungarvon.
Tour the Capitol Theatre
The Capitol Theatre is one of Moncton’s most iconic buildings and is also the most famous for being haunted. It is said to be haunted by the spirit of Alexander ‘Sandy’ Lindsay, a volunteer firefighter, who was killed in 1924 when battling a fire on the main stage. He causes cold winds to blow through the theatre, and even appears seated when the auditorium is empty.
811 Main St, Moncton
Charlotte Country Court House
The Charlotte Country Court House was built in the 1840s and is the oldest courthouse in Canada. It is right across the street from the country gaol, which was used up until the 1870s. The Court House is said to be haunted by the convicts who were hung at the gaols. Some people have reported cold spots and the feeling of being watched when they visited the courthouse.
123 Frederick St, Saint Andrews