The Great Pumpkin Fest
Returning Fall 2020
Located in Planet Snoopy, The Great Pumpkin Fest at Kings Island is all treats and no tricks when it comes to family-friendly Halloween activities for kids, including live entertainment, mazes, trick-or-treating and so much more! Guests of all ages will enjoy our Halloween-themed festivities, sure to make memories that will last a lifetime.
Returning Fall 2020
HalloTween offers spooky-fun haunted attractions for young scare-seekers! Ghouls of all ages are invited to explore kid-friendly, abbreviated versions of select Halloween Haunt attractions where they can participate in interactive, family-friendly challenges that will test their courage without the fear of running into one of our monsters.
PLEASE NOTE: On Saturdays, the lines for these attractions will close in advance as the monsters take over for Halloween Haunt.
2019 HalloTween Mazes
Blackout - Are You Afraid of the Dark?
This pitch-black labyrinth of twisted corridors and zigzagging halls will put your fear of the dark to the ultimate test. While there are no monsters lurking in the shadows, only the boldest and the bravest will make it to the end. Are you afraid of the dark? Dare to prove it?
C.H.A.O.S. - Expedition Orion
Amateur Astronauts Wanted! In preparation of the 2020 Orion Expedition, C.H.A.O.S. Labs is launching an interstellar voyage to the surface of the Moon, and the scientists need your help. Participate in a variety of challenging puzzles and mazes that will put your intergalactic intelligence to the test. Applicants fluent in Alien are automatically enrolled!
Madame Fatale's Museum of Mystery
Calling all sophomore sleuths and aspiring investigators! Madame Fatale needs your help to identify which of her zany guests vandalized her prized collection of wax figurines. Collect clues, interview suspects and determine whodunit. Was it Mrs. Fiona Fear, the museum’s historian, or Mr. Benjamin Beast, the animal keeper? Only YOU can find out.
Shipwrecked: X Marks the Spot
Arrrgh you brave enough to walk the plank and navigate the cursed waters of Kenton’s Cove? Tighten your bootstraps and steel your nerves as you assist a band of pirates and their magical mermaids in a nautical quest across mysterious seas. Landlubbers beware.
Lucy's Witch's Kitchen
Enjoy an interactive station where kids can feel and smell some of the ingredients that a witch uses in her friendly spells and potions.
The Great Talking Pumpkin
Kids will enjoy meeting and conversing with Patch, the cousin of the famous "Great Pumpkin" mentioned in the PEANUTS™ cartoon, "It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown".
Snoopy's Barnyard Friends
Snoopy's Barnyard Friends is a petting farm with 50 animals for guests of all ages to learn about and interact with. Chickens, ducks, rabbits, sheep, goats, alpacas, miniature horses, steers, pot bellied pigs, and additional exotic animals will be featured.
Woodstock Arts & Crafts
Grab your very own mini pumpkin and PEANUTS™ coloring page and decorate it with your own artistic flair!
A fan blowing literally thousands of bubbles creates an inviting pool of good clean fun for kids of all ages.
Note: Must be under 48 inches tall to experience this attraction.
Shermy's Tractor Tour
Presented by KIT KAT®, kids travel through a hay maze on their very own mini tractor.
Note: Must be under 54 inches tall to experience this attraction.
Trick or Treating
Little ghouls and goblins can search for treats at candy stops located throughout the Great Pumpkin Fest.
Franklin's Game Zone
Kids of all ages will enjoy testing their skills with an assortment of carnival-style games. As low as $1 to play!
Presented by TWIZZLERS, kids will love this maze of cornstalks and hay bales but they may get lost if they're not careful. The twists and turns of this maze will test their memory.
Pigpen's Pony Rides
Saddle-up for some unbridled fun and join Pig Pen on an equestrian adventure through a winding, wooded trail!
Rides & Attractions
Enjoy all of your favorite Kings Island rides including The Beast, Banshee, Diamondback, Mystic Timbers and attractions in the award-winning World's Best Kids' Area, Planet Snoopy!
2019 Shows and Experiences
Peppermint Patty's Tall Tales
Peanuts Showplace | 1PM, 2PM, 3:30PM, 4:30PM
Kids gather around as Peppermint Patty shares some of her favorite Halloween tales.
PEANUTS™ Howling Halloween Party
Peanuts Showplace | 12:30PM, 3PM, 5PM
The PEANUTS™ gang invites you to their rockin' Halloween party! You don't want to miss it. Have your camera ready for a meet-and-greet opportunity with the characters immediately following the show.
Funky Pharaoh's Dance Party
Peanuts Playhouse | 12PM, 1PM, 2:30PM, 3:30PM, 4:30PM, 5:30PM
Sing and dance with Snoopy, Charlie Brown and other members of the PEANUTS™ gang as they get ready for Halloween.
Lucy's Holiday Fashion Show & Costume Contest
Planet Snoopy Midway | 2PM
Presented by HERSHEY'S, kids can participate in a costume contest for a chance to win great prizes.
The Monsters Are Coming Charlie Brown
Peanuts Playhouse | 1:30PM, 4PM
Join Charlie Brown and friends as they get dressed up in their favorite Halloween costumes and sing in this creepy and kooky, mysterious but spooky musical adventure that is more fun than fright.
Schroeder's Play Puzzles
Kids of all ages will enjoy playing family favorite games like Go Fish, Old Maid, Hearts and PEANUTS™ Bingo!