Special Halloween Edition
Spooky events for All Hollow’s weekend.
Nightfall, Oct. 26-27
For some interactive terror, catch the Park & Ride bus at 8 p.m. at the Albertson's on Academy and Tramway to the Elena Gallegos Picnic Area and traverse the three haunted houses for $20. Be sure to pay the extra $2 for a dart gun to ward off zombie enemies along the way. Prizes are given away to those who can solve the mystery to the legend of Nightfall. Check here for more info.
Endorphin Power Company, Oct. 26-27
Haunted house to raise money for the fight against substance abuse and homelessness at 509 Cardenas SE, sundown to 10 p.m. Get frighten for the cause, only $5.
ZooBoo, Oct. 27
Rio Grande Zoo from noon to 4 p.m. This event offers a kid-friendly environment. Admission is $7 for adults and free for up to four costumed kids (with a paying adult).
Perry Meadows Haunt, Oct. 28 and Oct. 31
A Rio Rancho favorite for eight years, go to www.perrymeadowshaunt.com for a map. Admission is free and canned food donations are accepted. Open from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. both nights.
Nightmare New Mexico, Oct. 31
Free Batman themed haunt at 6808 Rustler NW from dusk until 9:30 p.m.
Maize Maze, thru Oct. 31
The 10th annual cornfield maze held at Los Poblanos Fields Open Space (riograndefarm.org for directions). Operation hours are Fridays 6 to 8 p.m. Saturdays 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday from noon to 6 p.m. at a cost of $8 for adults and $4 for 12-and-under. This years theme is "Branching Out" in celebration of its organic and sustainable developments.
Primitive Fear, thru Oct. 31
Opens at 6 p.m. nightly at Coronado Mall between Barnes & Noble and Fuddruckers. Tickets cost $13.
Forever Haunted Forever Cursed, thru Oct. 31
A new production from the Hands of Hades troupe that brought you last year's Soul Harvest. Located at Hinkle Family Fun Center for $6 from 6 to 10 p.m.
McCall's Haunted Hayride, thru Oct. 31
Meander through the colossal maze, take a ride on the spooky hayride, or walk through the new haunted barn for $8 an attraction or $11 for all three. Open Friday from 7 to 10 p.m. and Saturday from 5 to 10 p.m. Visit mccallpumpkinpatch.com for directions.