The moment September 1st hits, Halloween hotspots in America like Halloween Horror Nights and Knott's Scary Farm begin to spring up like flowers in May – except in this case it's frights in the fall. But the sheer volume of scary Halloween attractions makes it hard to determine the best haunted house in your state, and the greatest scares often get lost among the duds.
Thankfully, the Internet knows all the top haunted attractions in every state. These haunts can often skew extreme, and many utilize professional level special effects and acting in order to give you the best Hallow's Eve possible. The top haunted attractions in every state rank among some of America's best haunted houses, striking fear into the hearts of citizens from sea to shining sea. If you're still looking for scares after this list, check out our list of haunted house walkthrough videos.
Alabama: Atrox Factory
Alaska: Gateway To Darkness
Arkansas: The Reaper Haunted House
Arizona: 13th Floor Haunted House
Iowa: Scream Acres
Illinois: Basement Of The Dead