Get Spooked At Picnics In The Park’s The Haunted Forest® with Beacon Chocolates

Go on a fun, adventurous and spooky experience with The Haunted Forest. It’s a Halloween must for the whole family. Plus, readers get a special discount when they book their tickets online. Keep reading to find out more. 

What Is It?

The Haunted Forest® with Beacon Chocolates is a two-day Halloween festival that you certainly don’t want to miss. It’s more than just a Haunted Forest walk. In addition to the 3km Haunted Forest walk filled with 10 larger-than-life scenes, spooky actors and creepily cool activities, they’ve added a brand-new feature to scare your socks off – a haunted house called The Asylum. You can also expect a large LED screen showcasing three films per day, curated by The Bioscope Independent Cinema, an accessory and food village, a large picnic area as well as a Make-up Lounge to touch up your ghoulish costume.

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A Little About The Haunted Forest

The Haunted Forest® with Beacon Chocolates, now in its fourth year, is taking a wicked leap into the world of horror and fright with the launch of a haunted house called The Asylum, forming part of the Forest Walk at Riversands Farm Village.

As always, they will have a full team of professional make-up artists in the Make-Up Lounge to bring your imagination to reality from full SFX make-up to simple scars by Black & Lime SFX make-up.

Stop by the curated food village and tantalize your senses with the aromas and flavours of a variety of food from barbecued organic meats to fresh vegan offerings. A big screen, picnic area, dam and a view of the Haunted Forest®, as the mist raises above the trees, creates an eerie greeting to the evening’s creepy activities. Guests enter the forest with eerie sounds of shouts and screams along a haunted walk where anything could happen. Will you be locked in a cage or forced to walk the plank? Who knows! It’s all part of the fun.

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The Haunted Forest® will take place over two days – Saturday will be the most extreme with interactive and immersive scare factor experiences in the forest and Sunday will feature a family-friendly Trick & Treat sponsored by Beacon Chocolates. They’ll also have Trick & Treats for the big kids too and an extra Beacon surprise in the forest!

The Haunted House, The Asylum, will be open both Saturday and Sunday for those who would like their souls scared into oblivion.

Halloween-themed Picnic Boxes by Mediterranean Delicacies are available for pre-order on the

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Where Is It?

Riversands Farm Village, Rose Road, Midrand, Johannesburg, Gauteng.

When Is It?

Saturday, 26 October 2019 – Sunday, 27 October 2019.

How Much Is It?

Tickets are R50 – R200 per person, get your tickets here.

Ticket packages have been designed to suit all pockets with the Family Package of 2 adults and 1 child, 12 and under, at R350.

They know that big kids would like to attend the scare factor on Saturday and Sunday is perfect for the little ones, just keep your wristband on and get a ticket for the wee ones. Tickets are available from Quicket.

Plus, readers get a special discount when booking their tickets online. For a 10% discount, use the code “JOBURG”. 

For More Information

For more information on this spooky event, visit

You can also contact them on 076 8922 535 (WhatsApp) or

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2019-10-26 00:00:00 2019-10-27 18:00:00 Africa/Johannesburg Get Spooked At Picnics In The Park’s The Haunted Forest® with Beacon Chocolates Riversands Farm Village, Rose Road, Midrand, Johannesburg.
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