Headless Horseman


  • Thursdays–Sundays, October 6–30, 2022


  • 6 p.m.–10 p.m.

Suggested Audience: All Ages

The Headless Horseman Rides. . . Stay Wary on the Prairie!

Thank you for making this year’s Headless Horseman festival an exciting and spectacular year! Your support is what makes this festival a success. We hope you had a great time at Conner Scairie!

We also thank our presenting sponsor, Bank of America, our supporting sponsors Reynolds Farm Equipment and AMS Entertainment, our signature sponsor Sun King Brewery. An additional thank you to Corteva Agriscience for sponsoring our corn maze.

Mark your calendars for the 2022 Annual Headless Horseman festival, running Thursdays through Sundays, October 6 through 30.

Reserve your group experience now!

Reserve your group experience now!
Our Headless Horseman festival provides an exciting and unique experience for your guests this fall. Group space is limited.
Find more information about hosting groups at Conner Prairie:

Contact catering@connerprairie.org or call 317-776-6000 ext. 381

Safety, Our Top Priority

October Long, the Festival’s On. . .

Haunted Hayride at Headless Horseman Festival
Corn Maze
Children on barrel train ride at Headless Horseman
Corn Maze
Skeleton decorations at Headless Horseman
Headless Horseman Waiting At End Of Covered Bridge
Family Picking Out Halloween Themed Treats
Group Exploring At Headless Horseman Festival
Woman On Tubing Hill At Conner Prairie
Halloween Decorations At Headless Horseman
There's something for everyone at the Headless Horseman Festival:
  • The iconic haunted hayride through Conner Prairie’s grounds, updated in 2021 for additional thrills and fun
  • Barrel train ride for little ones
  • Discover the story of Spectre Search, a local paranormal investigative group, and follow their search for the truth behind decades-old folklore connected to Amsel Farm with Conner Prairie's 11-acre haunted corn maze.
  • Spooky shows and storytelling (The Headless Horseman Marionette Show, a science show, a live performance of the Legend of Sleepy Hollow, and more!)
  • A carnival ride and festive games including Cauldron Toss, Zombie Soccer, and Monster Mini-Golf
  • Fortune telling
  • Live DJ and delicious food
Thank you to our Headless Horseman Sponsors:

Supporting Sponsors:

Reynolds Farm Equipment

AMS Entertainment

Signature Sponsor:

Sun King