For those looking to be spooked, or those who prefer tricks and treats, Harford County has got you covered!  Let’s take a look at some of the events that you can add to your “ghoul-tastic” fall calendar!

Legends of the Fog- 40 acres of fear on Carsins Run Road in Aberdeen!  Legends of the Fog is Maryland's Premier 4-in-1 Haunted Destination.   Enjoy haunted attractions like the Legendary Haunted Hayride, Haunted Farewell Hotel, Corn-stalkers Maze and their brand-new walk-through attraction- The Slaughterhouse! Tickets are limited, so reserve yours today. This event runs on select dates until November 4th.

Legends of the Fog


Havre de Haunts- One of the most beautiful small towns in America is home to the paranormal.  Experience this eerie walk-through Havre de Grace, MD with your choice of The Phantom Footsteps of Lafayette Tour or The Concord Point Tour!  The Lafayette Tour takes you through the main parts of historic downtown Havre de Grace, visiting outside locations that include Lafayette Square, La Cle D'or B&B, Rodger's House (Abbey Burger), The State Theatre and the American Legion. The Concord Point tells ghostly tales of John O'Neil and the War of 1812 and features stops at the Currier House, the old Bayou Hotel, and a walk along the promenade and hear spooky stories of the past.  Details and ticket purchasing can be found here.

Colonial soldier sitting on a horse
Photo credit: Explore Havre de Grace

Harriet’s Happiest Halloween- Celebrate spooky season with some “not so scary” dancing!  Join Harriet, October 13th-15th as she heads off on an all-new road trip! Harriet and her parents are off to visit her brother Hal who’s away at college. When they get stranded due to a thunderstorm, Harriet is stuck trying to figure out her Halloween costume at a hotel...that just might be haunted. She’ll come across many new characters as well as some old favorites! See the magic unfold as she runs into spooky ghosts,

hotel maids, room service workers and more! Slip on your favorite Halloween costume and join her...if you dare! Performances will be held at the Amoss Center at Harford Technical High School.  These performances are made possible in part through funding from the Maryland State Arts Council and the Harford County Cultural Arts Board.  Tickets can be purchased here.

Harriet's Happiest Halloween Dates for 2023

Image credit- Harford Community College


Featured Experience: Garden Glow at Ladew Topiary Gardens

3535 Jarrettsville Pike, Monkton, MD 21111

Illuminated pumpkin with star carving sitting on a hay bale

Photo credit- Winston Zhou

Hundreds of jack-o'-lantern’s carved by local artists, businesses, celebrities, friends and neighbors illuminate Ladew Topiary Gardens October 18th- 21st!  This tradition, now in its sixth year, celebrates the season with the help of live entertainment, delicious food and libations and family fun for all ages.  Save big on your hotel stay with Garden Glow thanks to multiple hotel partners in Harford County!  Click here to see the hotel discounts offered.


Haunted Illusions starring Davis Caserta- On November 4th, treat your family to an evening of mind-blowing magic and comedy. You’ll be stunned and amazed as master illusionist David Caserta has people levitating, disappearing, and reappearing right before your eyes.

What better way to celebrate Halloween than with an incredible night of magic! You and your family will be captivated with dazzling spells, uproarious comedy and audience participation that gets all the ghosts, ghouls, and goblins into the act!

David Caserta is one of the top touring illusionists in the country. As seen on NBC’s “America’s Got Talent”, CW’s “Penn and Teller Fool Us”, and International Television, David invents and performs many original illusions you will not see anywhere else. Purchase your tickets for this fun family event today!

David Caserta elevating a woman in white off of the ground with purple lighting on the stage

Photo credit- Harford Community College


Spencer Silver MansionThis historical Havre de Grace home is over 200 years old and has been converted into a beautiful Bed & Breakfast.  It has been said that the spirit of a friendly woman in Victorian clothing lives upstairs.  Enjoy historic Havre de Grace and their residents (past and present) by booking your stay today!

Spencer Silver Mansion

Photo Credit: Spencer Silver Mansion