Headless Horseman

October 10-13, 17-20, 24-27, 2019

Our annual Halloween festival is full of activities, shows and spooktacular family fun.


Take an adventure on our haunted hayride where you’ll get chased down by the Headless Horseman!


The maze features three paths - a small maze for younger guests, a long maze for teens and adults, and new this year a spooky maze ready made with lots of tricks and surprises. Included with admission! Learn more.

corn maze


Conner Prairie members do not need to purchase tickets to the festival.
Members get in free on select nights. Check your member benefits here. Not a member? Learn about the different membership level perks, and become a member today!

View photos of opening weekend >>

Headless Horseman FAQ page >>

Download the festival map >>

Headless Horseman hay ride

Haunted Hayride supported by
Reynolds - Since 1955


  • 11-acre corn maze
  • Barrel-train ride for little ones
  • 100-foot potato sack slides
  • Challenging Halloween midway games
  • Hilarious new shows
  • Bounce houses
  • Mini golf
  • Giant pumpkin plinko
  • Pumpkin bowling
  • And much more!


  • Headless Horseman marionette show
  • The amazing magic show
  • Spooky storytelling
  • The fortune-telling powers of the Mystic
  • Shows from Conner Scairie's fun-loving ghouls

Midway Games and Shows


Gates are open from 6-9 p.m.
Activities and hayrides may run until 10 p.m. or later.

Advance Tickets, Oct. 10–27
Can be purchased online or at the gate.

  • Basic: Thurs. or Sun.: $17 / non-member.
    All members get in free.
  • Premium: Fri. or Sat.: $21 / non-member.
    Plus-level and above members get in free.

Tickets must be purchased for ages 2 and older. Youth under age 2 get in free.

Conner Prairie members do not need to purchase tickets to the festival. Please check your member level benefits for your free Headless Horseman night options.

To speed up your Headless Horseman gate entry, we ask that all online tickets are printed before your visit date.