A little bit sweet, a little bit spooky. We've compiled a list of eight family-friendly haunted activities and the accessories to match to keep you stylish and cozy for every kind of outing.
Fall for Foliage Bracelet
Just in time for leaf-peeping, let everyone know which season is your favorite with this rustic-inspired bracelet. Available at Modcloth.
Shady Brook Farm
Shady Brook Farm
931 Stony Hilly RoadYardley, PA 19067215-968-1670
Shady Brook Farms offers a farm market, U-Pick crops, deli, and garden center. Their Pumpkinfest is open daily this year from September 29th through October 31st. Apples and Pumpkins are sold by the pound and the $12 general admission includes wagon rides, a corn maze, and a dozen more activities. Half price admission is offered on 9/15, 16, 22, and 23. Stay into the evening for Horrorfest, Shady Brook Farm's offering of four spooky attractions. The Hayride of Horror, Barn of Horror, 3-D Alien Encounter, and Carnage are open on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights during October. Find them on Facebook here!
Sparkle & Fade Printed Pleated Maxi Skirt
This breezy chiffon maxi skirt is the perfect length and color for fall. Whether you are sitting on a picnic blanket or taking a spin on a hayride, this number will keep you covered. Available at Urban Outfitters.
Field of Screams
Field of Screams
191 College Avenue Mountville, PA 17554
The Field of Screams is open this fall from September 14th through November 4 on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Plus, they will be open on Halloween. Activities include the Haunted Hayride, Den of Darkness, and Frightmare Asylum. A $5 off coupon is available through email by signing up for the mailing list.
OBEY Standard Issue Windbreaker
Even in the dark, you won't have any trouble holding on to your best man friend in this brightly colored water-resistant windbreaker. Plus, he'll stay dry even if you start crying on his shoulder after the evil clown carnival tunnel. Available at Arcadia Boutique.
Church Street and Bridge Road Spring City, PA 19475
Pennhurst Asylum is open for haunts from September 21 through November 4. Hours and availability vary. Activities include the Dungeon of Lost Souls, The Tunnel Terror, and the Ghost Hunt. A $5 off coupon is available for on-site purchases here.
Staring at Stars Long-Sleeved Slit Sleeve Top
For those in-between weather days, let this top take you through the temperature transitions. Just don't let the zombies with chainsaws find your exposed arms. No sweat! Available at Urban Outfitters.
The Valley of Fear
Valley of Fear
The Valley of Fear is open this year from September 28th through November 3rd on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Attractions include the Haunted Hayride, Scary Tales, and the Zombie Escape Maze. Giveaways, live bands, magicians, and more will also be featured nightly. Coupon specials and family packs are available here.
Ben Sherman Cardigan Shawl
Stay cozy while waiting in line at Linvilla for caramel-covered apples and apple cider or at the Bates Motel for a night of screams. Available at Kembrel.
The Bates Motel
Bates Motel at Arasapha Farm
1835 Middletown Road (Rt. 352) Glen Mills, PA 19342
Rated as one of the Scariest Haunted Houses and Attractions in America by America Haunts, The Bates Motel and Haunted Hayride is sure to be a scream for adults and children ages 8+. The Bates Motel is open this year from September 28 through November 4th. Hours and availability vary. Activities include the Haunted Hayride, Bates Motel, and the Haunted Corn Maze. A $5 off coupon is available for web ticket purchases here. Don't forget to like them on Facebook!
Diamond Lace Sweater
The delicate geometric pattern and light color of this cropped hi-low 100% merino wool sweater by Micaela Greg may not be ideal for hayrides, but is a cute layering option for stopping by Styer's or Linvilla for produce picking and stocking up for a picnic. Available at Arcadia Boutique.
137 W. Knowlton Road Media, PA 19063 610-876-7116
Linvilla Orchards offers six types of hayrides, Pick Your Own crops, and an extensive Farm Market including a bakery and garden store. Festivals and other special events available all year round. This year, the Pumpkinland Harvest Festival is from September 8 through November 4. Don't forget to like them on Facebook!
Gold and Yellow Beaded Necklace
Keep up with one of fall's biggest trends with this bib necklace that is the perfect color for the season. Now if only our butternut squash and sweet corn could look so delightful, life would be perfect. Available at Piper Boutique.
Styer's Orchards and Market
Styer's Orchards and Market121 Woodbourne RoadLanghorne, PA 19047215-757-7646
Make sure to stop by Styer's Market for fall-themed gifts and fresh produce for all of your picnic needs. The deli is sure to be a home run with a variety of sandwiches and party tray offerings. Plus, the bakery features nearly 20 varieties of pie and not a single one looks less-than-perfect. Uh oh. Find them on Facebook here!
Lamar Boot in Dark Purple
The yellow and gold necklace from Piper paired with these richly-colored boots from by Belle Sigerson Morrison are a match made in heaven. Kick it up a knotch with a taupe maxi dress, printed skinny belt, and straw sun hat for your trip to the pumpkin patch or facepainting with the kids. Available at Knit Wit.
Corn Cob Acres
Corn Cob Acres Field of Fun
191 College Avenue Mountville, PA 17554(located at the Field of Screams)