The Best Halloween Displays in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Treat your kids to a spook-tacular night of frights at some of the best Halloween displays by community members, neighborhoods and local organizations.

Spooky season is officially here! And what better way to celebrate than with a tour of your community’s best Halloween displays? Each year, families and local destinations in metro Detroit and Ann Arbor go all out with the Halloween décor and create some of the battiest displays in the process. 

Here, we’ve compiled the displays that feature the wackiest witches, the creepiest crawlers and the kookiest spooky masterpieces in our area so that you have an easy route through all of the can’t-miss displays. 

Check it out to start planning your family’s Halloween adventures today! 

Note: Some attractions may be too scary for younger kids (it is Halloween, after all), use your discretion when planning your trip. And if you’re looking for something to do why you visit these spook-tacular displays, download our free Halloween Scavenger hunt list! 

A Nightmare on Chesterbrook

See a mashup of monsters and animatronics.

Arrowhead Drive 

This Halloween display is on the south side of 23 Mile Road between North Ave. and Fairchild Road.

Attic Hatched Infestation

See “Escape of the Mutants” creatures at this Halloween display. There will also be sound effects, fog and more to make it scarier. 


See a creepy clown carnival, complete with a Ferris wheel.

Casualty Cornfield

Walk through the cornstalks and see creepy characters along the way. 

Cemetery of the Dolls 

Come out to see a graveyard with spooky dolls in it.

Chaos on Colman St.

This display features nine houses of lights and clowns come out on various nights.  The lights are running dusk to midnight daily all October. Bring non-perishable food donations. 

Cirque De Esplanade

This display is a mashup of almost everything you can think of that’s scary on Halloween. 

Clinton Terrace Cemetery

Come check out this spooky cemetery on Clinton Terrace Drive.

D’Hart-Less Cemetery

This display features a ghoulish graveyard, a creepy corn maze and a scene out of an alien invasion.  

Drager Through the Boneyard 

See tons of skeletons, big and small at this display.

Freaky Feral Drive

This house features a graveyard, creepy clowns and animatronics. 

Frightful on Riverside

Come out to Riverside to see zombie babies and oversized skeletons. 

Grim Manor

Come check out something rotten on Rugosa Drive for this yard haunt. It’s located in the back of the Rose Garden Estates Subdivision.

Grindley Park Haunt

The Grindley Park Haunt has been voted the No. 1 haunt in West Dearborn for the last eight years! Swing by for menacing dollies, killer clowns and much more. It’s open every night until 11:30 p.m. (weather permitting). 

Haunted Garage Productions

This local haunted garage gets voted one of the top haunted attractions every year. It was started by a retired gym teacher from Grosse Pointe Farms who wanted to show his eclectic Halloween collection off to the community. Since it began, he has donated his earnings to many PTOs in Grosse Pointe communities, St. Clair Shores and more. Great for all ages.

Haunting on Merrimac

Check out this scary display, which features witches, skeletons and more. 

Haunt Wilde Graveyard

There are lots of skeletons in this graveyard attraction.

High Street Haunts

At several houses on High St., there will be graves, monsters, ghosts and more.

Jeff’s Yard Haunt

Here, there is a mausoleum, butcher shop and more.

King Drive Kreeps

See a display equipped with a guillotine and an electric chair.

Madison Heights Blanche Villas Subdivision 

Rumor has it that residents of the Madison Heights Neighborhood have been hard at work prepping for the Halloween season (and a potential decorating contest, too). 

Mark Van Sile’s Home 

For over 25 years, Mark Van Sile and his wife have gone all out with thousands of LED lights, creepy displays and more. 

Mayhem On Moross 

This event features four haunts on one street. See Spider’s Hallow at 57 Moross, Psychedelic Cemetery at 51 Moross, Chateau Macabre at 43 Moross and Karen’s Clown Carnival at 56 Morros. 

McCombs Cemetery 

Berkley resident Amanda has created a cemetery filled with spooky skeletons, zombie monsters and smoke. Check it out through Halloween. 

Nightmare Before Halloween  

See this Halloween display that’s based on Tim Burtons, Nightmare Before Christmas.

Nightmare on Normandy

Come see your nightmares come to reality at this Halloween display.

Nightmare on North Oak

This Halloween display features a 1,500 square foot maze.

Pirates of Moyer

This display has a haunted pirate theme. It even has a sinking ship.

Raven’s Creek Cemetery

Come out to this scary boneyard and see lots of skeletons and graves.


This Halloween yard display features a 38-foot haunted pirate ship. It is manned by a skeleton crew, too.

Saline Scarecrow Contest

Take a walk-in downtown Saline in October to see tons of scarecrows that have been decorated by local families and groups. It’s the perfect display for families with little ones! 

Skeletons Are Alive! 

More than 120 skeletons dressed as baseball players, clowns, farmers, cheerleaders and more dot the downtown area. Take a walk to see how many different displays you can find and try some of the local restaurants while you’re there. 

Sparrow Court Cemetery

See a rotten pumpkin patch, a haunted cemetery, 12-feet-tall monsters and more.

Terror on Tillson

The homeowners on Tillson St. in Romeo all have one thing in common: a love of Halloween. Each year, the neighborhood puts up more than 30 elaborate displays that they’ve become famous for. You can walk up and down Tillson to see the display during the entire month of October — some houses even offer special activities and interactive exhibits.

The Bellews Bare-boned Crypt

Families can see scary skeletons in a graveyard at this display.

Twisted Fears Haunted House 

The Clinton Township family at this private residence typically transforms the home into a haunted walk-thru, which is great for scare-seekers along with those just passing by. New this year, a scary maze.

Victoria’s Nightmare!!

Check out multiple Halloween displays at houses on Victoria Place. See ghouls and haunted graveyards.

Whitley Manor Cemetery

Check out this Halloween display that depicts a spooky cemetery.

Wicked Waldorf Cemetery

This display features a spooky cemetery with ghastly ghouls.

Wirick’s Wicked Waterfront Castle

At this castle, families will see witches, pirates, a graveyard and more.

This post was originally published in September 2020 and is updated regularly.


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