One of the top haunted attractions in the region, the Legend at Pope Lick Haunted Woods returns. For 2021, Legend at Pope Lick Haunted Woods has been totally reimagined from the ground up to create a one of a kind attraction. This year Legend at Pope Lick Haunted Woods is eliminating the lines (NO WAIT!) and welcoming you to explore at your own pace and immerse yourself in the story of the Pope Lick Monster. With loads of photo ops built in, create a memory that you will never forget! Admission included with Ultimate Halloween Fest at Pope Lick Park.
POSTPONED TO 2022 at Paristown is Louisville's BIGGEST Halloween celebration! The Parade is a free to the public event and is enjoyed by tens of thousands every year. Join us for an evening of Halloween season fun for the whole family! Admission is FREE!
October 22, 2021 at Pope Lick Park - Come take in the sights of nearl a dozen hot air balloons lighting up the sky. It is a fun experience for the entire family to enjoy. You can even take a tethered balloon ride!
Jack Lantern's Light Show
NEW! Jack Lantern's Light Show is coming to Ultimate Halloween Fest at Pope Lick Park. This is a Jack-o-Lantern show unlike any other you've seen! Jack-o-lanterns will be lit with lighting synchronized to music, combined with fog effects and more! Admission is included with Ultimate Halloween Fest at Pope Lick Park.
The Haunting Mansion Escape
NEW! The Haunting Mansion Escape is a 7-minute escape room experience that takes place in an abandoned, haunted mansion. You've disturbed the spirits and it is your mission is to solve the puzzles and escape before you become a ghost yourself! The Haunting Mansion Escape is located at Ultimate Halloween Fest at Pope Lick Park. Admission is not included with entrance to Ultimate Halloween Fest. Tickets are limited.
NEW! Campfire Scarytales is an interactive storytelling around a campfire by our master storyteller Ches McCartney. This isn't your normal ghost story around the campfire, you may just see a REAL monster or two! Admission is included with Ultimate Halloween Fest at Pope Lick Park.
NEW! What is a festival without a Midway? The Monster Midway features food, vendors, gifts, pumpkins, carnival games and performances! You can experience the Halloween fall festival at Ultimate Halloween Fest at both Pope Lick Park AND Paristown!
Matt Goodlett's Monster Makers
NEW! While at Ultimate Halloween Fest you are going to encounter REAL monsters. You will also have the opporuntity to see monsters being made right before your eyes and can even get a monster makeover! Step inside a professional FX makeup room with some of the most talented FX makeup artists in the industry and let them turn you into a creature of the night! Located at Ultimate Halloween Fest at BOTH Pope Lick Park and Paristown!
NEW! We bring you an entire cast of cirque performers, includeing fire performances, aerial performances, contortion & rings, juggling and magic. Prepare to be wowed and mesmerized by this amazingly talented cast of performers. Performing nightly at Ultimate Halloween Fest in Pope Lick Park. Also performing at Paristown on October 30.
Rocky Horror Picture Show with Shadow Cast - 10/29
Octobe 29, 2021 at Paristown - Experience an interactive night of Rocky Horror Picture Show, the way it was meant to be seen! Not only will the film be displayed on a MASSIVE screen with a high definition picture, Absolute Studio Theater's shadow cast will be acting out the film LIVE! Taking the Rocky Horror experience to the next level. Come prepared for fun! Tickets are limited.
Family Fright Night - 10/31
October 31, 2021 at Paristown - Family Fright Night returns! This year, the event is moving to Ultimate Halloween Fest at Paristown and will feature trick-or-treating, music, food and the movie "Hocus Pocus" on the BIG screen! Bring the family out for a night of safe Halloween night fun!
We are bringing musical performances throughout the month of October from some of Louisville's BEST bands that will help put you in the fall spirit. Come out and enjoy fun evening with live music! At Pope Lick Park, performaces by from Nick Dittmeier & the Sawdusters on October 9, Radiotronic on October 16 and Soul Circus on October 23. Then at Paristown there will be a performance by The Crashers on October 30. Admission is included with Ultimate Halloween Fest.
You can't enjoy the Halloween season without GREAT scary movies! We will be displaying movies in an outdoor setting on a MASSIVE screen both at Pope Lick Park and at Paristown. At Pope Lick Park we are showing: Blade|Sept24, Thirteen Ghosts|Sept 25, Sleepy Hollow|Oct 1, Invisible Man(2020)|Oct 2, Babadook|Oct 8, Scary Stories to Tell In The Dark|Oct 15 and The Wolfman|Oct 22. At Paristown we are showing: Rocky Horror Picture Show|Oct 29 and Hocus Pocus|Oct 31. Admission to movies is included with Ultimate Halloween Fest.
Oktoberfest Beer Garden
It isn't October without an Oktoberfest Beer Garden! Ultimate Halloween Fest at Pope Lick Park will feature an outdoor beer garden featuring craft beer from our friends at West Sixth Brewery. Enjoy a frosty brew while taking in the sights of all things Halloween!
Crashers Halloween Bash & Costume Party - 10/30
October 30, 2021 at Paristown - Celebrate Halloween in an outdoor setting with one of the best party bands in the Ville, the CRASHERS. The biggest Halloween party in town! Come in costume and get ready to boogie down. The night will also have performances by Cirque Legende, a dance performance of Thriller, have Halloween photo ops, spooky characters roaming the garden, vendors and more! Come out for the party and let's show the city how we do Halloween!
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