Howl O Scream celebrates 20 Years of Fear


Busch Gardens Williamsburg stepped into the darkness 20 years ago, and this year they’re celebrating that darkened anniversary with a “new era of terror” as the park slowly oozes out the details of this year’s Howl O Scream.

On the 20th of every month, from now until August, Busch Gardens will roll out a new detail for this year’s event.

Here’s all the new frights coming to Howl o Scream this year:

New scares coming in 2018 include:

3 New Haunted Houses- 7 total

3 New Bars- 5 total

2 New Terror-tories™- 6 total

2 New Party Zones

1 New No Escape (Escape Room Experience)- 2 total

Here’s what to expect on the 20th of every month:

May 20 Reveal – Howl-O-Scream 20th anniversary logo

June 20 Reveal – A haunted house and one Terror-tory

July 20 Reveal – Another haunted house, a second Terror-tory and the No Escape Room

August 20 Reveal – A third haunted house, party zones, bars and other frightening features.

Howl O Scream will run Sept. 15 and will run on select nights through Oct. 28.

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