Have some spook-filled fun in the DMV as Halloween approaches!

Break out that list of haunted houses and ghost tours! The fall season is now upon us and the ghouls are eagerly waiting...

Spooky Events in Maryland

Get ready for spine-chilling fun as the fall season settles in, with plenty of haunted houses in Maryland to keep you on your toes. Laurel's House of Horror 935 Fairlawn Avenue, Laurel, MD 20707 [caption id="attachment_4153" align="aligncenter" width="986"]Image of Laurel's House of Horror. Photo courtesy of Laurel's House of Horror Facebook page. Photo courtesy of Laurel's House of Horror Facebook page.[/caption] Since 2014, Laurel's House of Horror located on the old Laurel Shopping Center property has provided a chilling experience. One of "Maryland's scariest and most realistic haunted houses," the attraction has four rooms to choose from, so experiences and themes may not all be the same. For more information, check out their site. 301 Devil's Playground 13335 Alexander Road, Galena, MD 21635 [caption id="attachment_4165" align="aligncenter" width="960"]Image of 301 Devil's Playground. Photo courtesy of 301 Devil's Playground Facebook page. Photo courtesy of 301 Devil's Playground Facebook page.[/caption] There are two attractions, "House of Hell" and "The Barn of Torture." Now, that might not sound like something for the faint of heart, or even for the mildly timid. They also have fun things for groups and singles to engage in like the "Zombie Paintball ride." For more information, check out their site.

Spooky Events in D.C.

Yes, ghosts of Abe Lincoln, Woodrow Wilson, George Washington and other deceased presidents have been rumored to walk the halls of the White House. However, there are not-so famous people whose ghosts have been known to walk the cobblestones around the U.S. Capitol too. Here are some interesting tours that can help educate you on such ghostly subject matter. One Scary DC Ghost Tour 237 Pennsylvania Ave. SE, Washington, DC 20003 [caption id="attachment_4176" align="aligncenter" width="464"]Image of a Scary DC Ghost Tour collage. Image of a Scary DC Ghost Tour collage.[/caption] Whether it's private tours, groups or pub crawls with a ghostly theme, the "Scary DC Ghost Tour" is one that will provide an interesting perspective concerning the subject of Washington, D.C. hauntings. For more information, check out their site. Ghosts of Georgetown Walking Tour Old Stone House at 3051 M St NW, Washington D.C., 20002 This walking tour allows you to stroll through the historic streets of Georgetown, where you'll learn true tales of true crime, romance and other mysterious things. You'll hear a historian's angle on all the curses, coincidences and creepy aspects that make up the spookier side of historic Georgetown's past. For more information, check out their site.

Spooky Events in Virginia

There are countless wooded trails in Virginia. Here are a few events that can get a soul or two in the mood for some spook-filled fun. The Death Trail 6120 Dumfries Road, Dumfries, VA 22025 [caption id="attachment_4198" align="aligncenter" width="844"]Promotional Image of the Death Trail attractions in Dumfires, Virginia. Photo courtesy of The Death Trail, Facebook page. Photo courtesy of The Death Trail Facebook page.[/caption] The Death Trail seems straightforward. The gates open at 7 p.m. This trail could lead you to ponder the workings of your inner soul. For more information, check out their site. Ghostly Tours of Historic Williamsburg 440 W Duke Of Gloucester St, Williamsburg, VA 23185 [caption id="attachment_4211" align="aligncenter" width="1024"]Image of a spooky looking moon with clouds. Photo courtesy of AxWild Ghost Tours Facebook page. Photo courtesy of Ghostly Tours of Historic Williamsburg Facebook page.[/caption] In addition to a mix of history and lore, you may run into picture-worthy anomalies. Paranormal activity has been reported by tour-goers. For more information, check out their site. What is your favorite place to get spooked during the fall? Let us know in the comments below!
Featured image courtesy of 301 Devil's Playground Facebook page.

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