Waipahu Is One Of Hawaii's Best Halloween Towns To Visit This Fall
Located in the center of Oahu south of the H-1 freeway and north of Pearl Harbor’s West Loch is the city of Waipahu, one of Hawaii’s most dangerous cities. The city is also home to the Hawaii Plantation Village, an outdoor history museum that transforms into a terrifying Halloween attraction every October. The village tells the story of the island’s sugar cane workers and life on the plantation circa 1850 to 1950, as well as the history of immigration to Hawaii. It features restored buildings, replicas of various plantation structures, and a quite a few ghosts as well. Yep, this Halloween attraction is actually haunted. Are you brave enough to experience the best Halloween town in Hawaii?
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For a taste of what you might see at this year’s event, check out their 2017 trailer. You’ve been warned, though: do NOT watch this video while at home alone or you might have nightmares.
Don’t miss this spooky event: the Haunted Plantation will be open October 11,12,13,18,19,20,25,26,27, from 7 to 11 p.m., and Halloween night from 7 to 9 p.m. Address: 94-695 Waipahu Street, Waipahu, HI, 96797. General admission is $15. You can also pay $20 for fast passes, or $30 for VIP tickets, which allows you access to two secret rooms. There are no presale tickets, and once capacity is met, you will be turned away: the ticket booth accepts cash only and opens at 6:15 p.m. before the haunt opens at 7 p.m.
The haunted village is not recommended for the faint of heart, children under 13 years old, pregnant women, or those with heart or breathing conditions. For more information, visit their website. Looking for a more tame way to celebrate Halloween on Oahu? Check out Aloun Farms’ Annual Pumpkin Festival.
What are your favorite Halloween events in Hawaii? Share your thoughts in the comments below!
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What are the best Halloween events in Hawaii?
The Haunted Plantation isn’t the only spooky Halloween event in Hawaii. For more festive fun, venture to Boo At The Zoo. This annual event takes place at the Honolulu Zoo, and it’s the perfect family outing. Complete with a colorful costumes, spooky ghost stories, and plenty of sweets, this colorful festival is pure bliss. The Hallowbaloo Music, Arts & Craft Beer Festival is a great adult-centric event. If you love tasty treats and wonderful brews, this is the event for you.
What are the best haunted houses in Hawaii?
Though not specifically a haunted house, the Haunted Haiku Hike is perfect for a spooky night out. Embark on a trip through ancient caves, creepy waterways, and an abandoned forest. You’ll hear stories of Hawaii’s past along the way. This is a scenic and bone-chilling excursion. For more adventurous ghost hunting, head to the Iao Theatre in Wailuku, Hawaii. This historic building opened in 1928. It served as a vaudeville house for many years, and some say the old spirits don’t want to leave.
What is the scariest place in Hawaii to visit around Halloween?
Kipapa Gulch is one of the most haunted places in Hawaii, so it’s the perfect place to venture to on Halloween. This is the site of one of Hawaii’s major battles, and some say spirits roam the land to this day. If you want a real-life ghost adventure this holiday, you may have some luck here.