If you like the more scary side of this time of year, there are a number of haunted houses in the area that offer thrills and chills. Here are some of them:
Columbia City Haunted Jail – 116 E. Market St., Columbia City; open Wednesday to Sunday through Oct.16, then schedule changes to Tuesday to Sunday through Oct. 27; open every day the week of Halloween though Nov. 3. For more information, go to www.columbiacityhauntedjail.com.
Edge of Insanity – 5635 N 00 EW, Kokomo; open Saturdays and Sundays through Oct.27; $8. For more information, go to www.weitlesasylum.com.
The Green Community Center Haunted School House – 2768 E. County Road 300 S., Albion; open every Friday and Saturday through Oct. 28; $9; proceeds benefit community center. For more information, go to www.hauntedgreencenter.com.
The Haunted Cave – 4410 Arden Drive; open Thursday to Sunday through Nov. 2 and on Oct. 30; $12 general admission, $20 fast pass; $2 discount for students with ID on any Thursday and Sunday, $1 discount with a canned good donation. For more information, go to www.hauntedcave.com.
The Haunted Castle and Black Forest – 8965 Auburn Road; open Friday to Sunday through Oct. 13, then schedule changes to Thursday to Sunday through Nov. 2; $10 Haunted Castle or Black Forest only, $16 for both; military and scout discounts are available. For more information, go to www.hauntedcastle.com or call 489-1763.
The Haunted Hotel – 515 N. Jefferson St., Huntington; open Thursday to Saturday through Nov. 2; $12 general admission, $20 fast passes. For more information, www.hauntedhuntington.com.