Media Advisory - Unearthing a New Era of Fear

    Canada's biggest Halloween event is the all-new Halloween Haunt

    VAUGHAN, ON, Oct. 1 /CNW/ - Macabre clowns, mad patients and malevolent
miners add a fresh element of fear to Halloween Haunt at Canada's Wonderland.
Nine blood curdling mazes, 300 monsters, chilling rides and attractions
transform the park into a dark playground of terror. The Halloween Haunt gates
open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights in October, and Halloween, from
7:00 p.m. until midnight.
    Halloween Haunt brings petrifying thrills to four new mazes. The Clowns
at Midnight maze pushes the limit of terror with its cast of diabolical clowns
and other circus creatures who lure innocent victims into their deadly big
top. Vengeful werewolves and vexed miners inhabit the cursed paper mill and
abandoned mine shafts of the Slaughter Mill and Miners' Revenge mazes waiting
to cross paths with brave souls. The halls of The Asylum maze echo with the
cries of deranged inmates and doctors who pursue any who dare to cross the
threshold of their sinister home.
    Hoping to rest between mazes? The Whispering Pines Memorial Gardens Scare
Zone and CarnEVIL invites those who dare to discover the undead secrets of
evil lurking in the darkness.
    Back as an eternal favourite, the MTV Rockin' Scare enters heavy metal
hell with Total Request Dead and The Ozzburnes mazes while The Curse of Sleepy
Hollow continues to spread terror with Massacre Manor, Cornstalkers and Blood
Shed mazes.
    Chills turn to thrills during Halloween Haunt, as most major park rides
and attractions will be in full operation...under the cover of darkness.
    Park gates creak open from 7:00 p.m. to midnight on the following

    Friday, October 5
    Saturday, October 6
    Sunday, October 7
    Friday, October 12
    Saturday, October 13
    Sunday, October 14
    Friday, October 19
    Saturday, October 20
    Sunday, October 21
    and Wednesday, October 31

    Halloween Haunt ticket prices are $26.95 online and $21.95 for Season
Pass holders online at
    Halloween Haunt is designed to frighten and therefore not recommended for
children. Most major park rides and attractions will be in operation. Guests
are not permitted to attend the event in costume. Information about the event
can be found online at

    Canada's Wonderland is owned and operated by Cedar Fair Entertainment
Company, a publicly traded partnership that is listed for trading on The New
York Stock Exchange under the symbol "FUN." In addition to Canada's
Wonderland, Cedar Fair owns and operates eleven other amusement parks, five
water parks, one indoor water park resort, and six hotels. Cedar Fair also
owns and operates Star Trek: The Experience, an interactive adventure located
in Las Vegas, and operates the Gilroy Gardens Family Theme Park in Gilroy,
California under a management contract.

For further information:

For further information: Dineen Beaven, (905) 832-7482,; Kendra Hunter, (905) 832-7486,

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