The must-see Halloween activities in the Netherlands

Are you a real adrenaline seeker and do you never get tired of watching horror movies? As you may know, October is not only famous of its fall season, but also because of its Halloween theme. For real horror fanatics we have selected the most famous Halloween themed activities in the Netherlands.

We dare you to go to one of these famous Halloween activities

1. Halloween Nightmares (The Wall)

This haunted house has everyone talking lately. With over 2400 square meters, it is immediately the largest haunted house in the Benelux. September the 29th was the first day it opened its doors and welcomed all Halloween fanatics. The haunted house is located in The Wall in Utrecht.

For only €15, - you can enter the world of a circus themed nightmare. In this haunted house will be 40 well trained actors waiting for you. And they are certainly not there to warmly welcome you. Due to its intensity, the minimum age of 16 years old is strongly recommended. Entry is entirely at your own risk!

For example, one evening, 5 hyperventilating guests were escorted to the exit, including one person who has being taken to hospital due her state of shock. Curious about this new haunted house?

"In the beginning I was just a little nervous. But for the rest I felt alright because I was with a big group. Unfortunately our group was forced to split in two little groups. We had no clue what was going on and I panicked right away!"


2. Monster Ball

For the less daredevils among us there is a more festive activity: the Monster Ball. On Saturday the 28th of October, you can attend an annual costume event in Amsterdam (Westerpark). At this party, all guests are dressed in the most spectacular outfits. They have a very strict dress code. No costume is no access!

Through the years the event has known various creative themes, such as Superheroes, Circus Mortale, Immortal fame & Noche de los Muertos. This year the theme for the event will be Monster Ball.

Is this a party you would most likely want to go? You can buy a ticket from € 30, - per person.

3. Walibi Fright Nights

The Walibi Fright Nights is a real must do in this spooky season! It is one of the most famous Halloween themed events in the Netherlands. During this event the whole park will be taken over by well trained actors, who will scare you like no one ever did!

Besides the well known haunted houses, such as Psychoshock, another haunted house has been added to the Fright Nights collection. The name of the new haunted house is: below. Everyone in this haunted house will get a quest to fight against a plague. But it gets a exciting turn ones you will enter.

Due to the popularity of the Walibi Fright Nights, we recommend everyone to get fast lane tickets. It costs a little extra, but this way you shorten 90% of the waiting time and you have unlimited access to all haunted houses. Definitely worth it!

In verband met de populariteit van de Walibi Fright Nights raden wij iedereen aan om fast lane tickets te halen. Het kost iets meer, maar op deze manier verkort je wel de wachttijd met 90% en heb je onbeperkt toegang tot alle spookhuizen. Zeker meer dan waard!

A theme park is so much fun!
A theme park is so much fun!

4. Halloween Festival

Finally, for the festival lovers, we have a final tip: a Halloween Festival. For some people a one day Halloween celebration is not enough. That is why this 5-day festival is planned full of: make-up workshops, all night movie marathons, kids events and more.

Curious about the program? You can view it here.

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