Celebrating our 28th Year!
Welcome to Shocktoberfest, Pennsylvania’s Premier Haunted Scream Park. Located off the PA Turnpike near Reading, PA, (Berks County) and is about an hour from Philadelphia, Allentown, Harrisburg, and about an hour and a half from Delaware, New Jersey and Maryland. Shocktoberfest is a Haunted Attraction that features unique attractions you can’t experience anywhere else along with some of the best haunted houses and haunted hayride in the country.
Come see why everyone is raving about Shocktoberfest!
#3 Best Extreme Haunted Attraction – USA Today
One of America’s Favorite Haunted Attractions – AmericasFavoriteHauntedAttractions.com
One of the top haunted attractions you must experience before you die! – Buzzfeed 2014
#1 Must-See Haunted Attraction – Haunted Attraction Magazine
#3 Best Scream Park in the Country! – HauntWorld Magazine
One of the Scariest Places on Earth – Travel Channel
New This Year!
Plus New Scenes and Scares!!
What’s more fun than attending Shocktoberfest???
Working at Shocktoberfest!! Join our team today!
Shocktoberfest is hiring motivated and energetic beings: living, dead, and undead who like to have fun and scare people for its 2019 season. This includes Managers, Actors, Makeup Artists, Drivers, Technicians and Staff for Food Concessions.
Although we are interested in those with theatrical and acting backgrounds this is not a requirement. You must me at least 15 years of age. Your schedule will consist of select weekend evenings in September, October and November.
If you are interested in working at Shocktoberfest please stop by during one of our interview dates at 94 Park Ave Sinking Spring, PA 19608. Proceed to the large white tent.
Sunday August 18th from 1:00 to 3:00pm
Monday August 19th from 5:00 to 7:00pm
Sunday August 25th from 1:00 to 3:00pm
Monday August 26th from 5:00 to 7:00pm
Shocktoberfest has transformed into Zombie World Theme Park where, for the first time anywhere in the world, guests can view an array of natural and genetically engineered Zombies in a safe and controlled habitat.
Zombie Safari Haunted Hayride
Upgrade your hayride experience by adding the Paintball Option which is an interactive themed area that is part of The Zombie Safari Haunted Hayride. You will be given a paintball gun and ammo to shoot zombies when they attack. Choose the Paintball Upgrade Option in the Premium Attractions and Upgrades Section for $10.
Prison of the Dead
Zombie World has renovated the facility and the cells are now used to hold Zombies for your viewing pleasure. Your tour will begin when you board an actual prison inmate bus that will transport you to the entrance of the Prison. How does it end? Come see for yourself.
*Please Note: The Almost Naked and Scared Challenge is an internationally recognized EXTREME haunted house experience. It is offered Friday’s and Saturday’s and is only available at 7:00 PM before guests go through the attraction in the regular option. You must be 18 years of age or older and must sign a waiver. You will enter with your group only. Limited tickets available each night. Security located throughout the attraction for your safety.
The Zombie Experience tickets are limited each night. This attraction closes first. It is recommended to do this attraction early in the evening.
The Zombie Night Run
The Monster Midway
Don’t miss the live bands and DJ’s performing on the West End Stage (click here for schedule).
Midway Massacre – Scare Zone
ShocktoberFEAST: Shockers Café & Food Trucks
ShocktoBARfest – Pop-Up Beer Garden!
Premium Attractions & Upgrades
Zombie Paintball Hayride
Shock’s Tailgate Party & VIP Parking
Prison of the Dead Escape (60 Min Escape Room)
The Prison of the Dead Escape is a separate time ticketed event starting at 5:00PM. Online registration required.
Maintenance Shed (5 Min Escape Room)
The Head Caretaker of Zombie World, Carmine Everbleed has a secret… It seems he likes to grab unsuspecting guests and lure them into his maintenance shed to torture and feed to the zombies. He has turned off the security system. You and your group must work together to decipher clues to figure out how to turn back on the security system and escape before Carmine returns in 5 minutes.
The Torture Chamber
15 Minute Session $29.00 per person
30 Minute Session $49.00 per person
ShocktoBREWfest – Sep. 28th
The Zombie Mud Run & Zombie Mud Run Jr. – Oct. 5th
Don’t Miss – The Zombie Mud Run Junior, A specialty themed wave at 11:30 for awesome kids 12 and under and their awesome parents! Fun for families to participate together!
Register early for best pricing at www.thezombiemudrun.com
Shocktober Music Fest – Oct. 5th
Rain or Shine event! $13 advance / $15 day of show Doors: 2:30 PM Show: 3 PM – 11 PM Continuous music for 8 solid hours! Food and alcohol available for purchase. ALL AGES / 21+ to drink. Price includes $10 Discount Coupon for an All Access Combo Pass for Shocktoberfest.
Y-102 iHeart Reading’s Monster Bash Costume Party – Oct. 19th
Shocktoberfest and iHeart Reading have teamed up to bring you one amazing Halloween Party! Complementary snacks provided by Konopelski Katering, Fun contests with prizes totaling $1,000!!! Dance the night away with the band Kono Nation!
So get your awesome costume together and get ready to have a great time!Saturday October 19th 7:00pm to 11:00pm. Doors open at 6:00pm. $15.00 advance. $20.00 after Oct. 1st and $25.00 day of show. 18 + to enter 21+ to drink. Rain or Shine. Food and beverage including alcohol available for purchase. Price includes $10 Discount Coupon for an All Access Combo Pass for Shocktoberfest.
Blackout & the Hooded Hayride – Nov 8th & 9th
Not recommended for anyone under 16 years of age. Everyone must sign a waiver. $40 for Regular Pass or $55 for RIP Pass (Please note that no other attractions will be open during this event.)