Lake Bluff, IL -- Oct 16, 2013 / (http://www.myprgenie.com) --
.Beginning September 28, Six Flags will unearth frightful fun for the entire family during our most popular festival of the year. Join us for Thrills by Day and Fright by Night! Before 4 p.m. enjoy Halloween-themed shows for kids, but once the sun begins to set, the ghouls come out to haunt the midways. Evening hours feature bone-chilling walk-through attractions, eerie shows and teeth-chattering thrill rides. Runs Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays plus, Thursday, October 17 & 24 and Columbus Day - Monday, October 14.
Amid thousands of mums, cornstalks, hay bales, cobwebs, oversized spiders and one giant gorilla, you can roam the haunted midways and encounter "Thrills by Day" to "Fright by Night" entertainment. The month-long celebration will run Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays September 28 through October 27, plus, Thursday, October 17 & 24 and Columbus Day - Monday, October 14.
Terrifying Fright by Night Entertainment
When the clock strikes 4 p.m., the Uprising Parade hits the streets of Fright Fest and begins the transformation from theme park to haunted scream park. It's going to be our biggest Fright Fest ever in 2013 with the addition of two new haunted houses, The Abyss presented by M&M'S(R) Brand and Total Darkness within our brand-new themed area, Bermuda Triangle. Click below to learn more... if you dare!
LEARN ABOUT FRIGHT BY NIGHT
Chilling Thrills by Day Entertainment
Enjoy seasonally-themed shows, events and attractions including kid-friendly activities during the daylight hours. This year's Fright Fest will introduce tons more fun for the little ones!
Character Candy Trail - Little ghouls and boos can trick-or-treat with kid-friendly decorations and appearances by famous not-so-scary fairy tale characters. Located at Roaring Rapids
Kid Friendly Areas - Families with young children will howl with joy as they enjoy the rides in these scare-free children's areas. Camp Cartoon and Kidzopolis.
Fantôme presented by TWIX(R) Brand - French for Ghost, join us at the most sadistic circus this side of the Bayou, where the ghosts have crawled out of their graves and onto the stage in this all-new singing and dancing spectacle. The Last Stop Stage.
Face to Face - Come watch as our makeup team comes face to face to challenge the clock and each other to create an audience suggested creature of the night. The crowd chooses the winning makeup artist who will compete in the final challenge. Grim Hollow Stage.
Love at First Fright presented by 3 MUSKETEERS(R) Brand - Fright Fest's Award Winning musical is back for its 23rd smash season. Join Jack and Katie on their dare to spend the night in a cemetery. Be thoroughly entertained by this family-friendly show. Grand Music Hall.
Susan Rosen, Mistress of Mesmerism presented by SNICKERS(R) Brand - Witness the marvels of the world-renowned hypnotist, Susan Rosen. Volunteer to fall under a spell during the mesmerizing show in the Pictorium. You have to see it, to believe it! Pictorium in Purgatory Plaza.
The Uprising, Daytime Parade - Ghouls and frightfully fun characters come marching in with this daytime parade. Parade route through Sector 7, Purgatory Plaza, Seven Sins Cemetery, and The Last Stop Circus.
Dead Man's Party presented by MILKY WAY(R) Brand - Party with the dead in the biggest musical bash this side of the graveyard. Zombies and ghouls come to life in this live musical concert. Bring your ghoul-friends and get ready for the party of the year. Bermuda Triangle Stage.
Full Moon Rocksplosion, Nighttime Parade - The closing show in Sector 7 features your favorite old and new rock tunes performed live to kick-off our spooktacular nighttime parade. Parade route through Sector 7, Purgatory Plaza, Seven Sins Cemetery, and The Last Stop Circus.
Scary-Oke - Sing and dance in front of all your ghoul-friends with the latest Halloween hits! Mission Stage.
Camp Cartoon is not open on Thursday or Friday nights and after 6:00 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. Kidzopolis will be open on Friday nights until 10:00 p.m. as well as Saturdays from 11:00 -- 8:00 p.m. and Sundays from 11:00 -- 7:00 p.m.
Please note that guests are not permitted to wear full costume, makeup or facial masks. Costumes and makeup are subject to Park approval. Guests must abide by the Six Flags Great America Code of Conduct at all times during their visit to the Park. For more information, please view our park policies.
Purchase and process your 2014 Season Passes by October 27 and receive a free Season Parking Pass and free upgrade to a Gold Season Pass. Your 2014 Season Pass includes admission to this year's Fright Fest and are only $66.99 each when you buy 4 or more. Hurry, this deal ends October 27!
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