Q: What is Fear Overload Scream Park?

A: Fear Overload Scream Park is the ultimate Bay Area haunted house event. Fear Overload’s Bay Area haunted houses are open for 23 nights in October and features 2 outrageous haunted houses and live horror entertainment. Fear Overload Scream Park has received numerous accolades, including having been named the Scariest in California by HauntWorld, the Best in the West by Forbes, and one of the top Halloween events in the nation by Haunted Attractions Magazine.

Q: What is the Line Entertainment?

A: On Fridays and Saturdays, starting October 13th, Fear Overload unleashes live monsters and creatures into the queue lines for photo-ops and scares.

Q: Where is Parking?

A: Parking is free and on-site.

Q: When are lines the shortest?

A: Lines are shortest on Thursdays, Sundays, and right at the opening time of 7pm. Additionally, you can skip the general admission lines by purchasing Fast Pass Admission.

Q: Will the event be cancelled for bad weather?

A: No. This event is 100% indoors.

Q: Is there an age minimum for the Bay Area haunted houses?

A: No. However, Fear Overload Scream Park’s attractions are very scary and may contain disturbing images. Discretion is advised.

Q: Are costumes allowed?

A: Yes, costumes are permitted, except for oversized costumes and handheld items such as plastic (or real) weapons.

Q: If i enter the event near closing time, will I still be able to enter both attractions?

A: Yes. The event will remain open until every customer in line has been able to go through both attractions.

Q: What is fast pass admission?

A: Fast Pass Admission includes access to everything at Fear Overload Scream Park and allows you to skip the general admission line of every attraction. Purchase Fast Pass tickets on the Ticketing Page.

Q: Where can i get the tickets?

A: Purchase tickets on the Ticketing Page or with cash only at the door. An ATM is on-site.

Q: How can I skip to the front of the lines?

A: You can skip the general admission line by purchasing Fast Pass Admission on the Ticketing Page. Quantities are limited and will sell out, so purchase these tickets early.

Q: What is VIP Admission?

A: VIP Admission allows you to enter the haunted houses an unlimited number of times during one night, and to skip the general admission line each time. Quantities are limited and may sell out, so buy these tickets in advance. Purchase these on the Ticketing Page.

Q: Is there another location with different attractions?

A: Yes. The Scream Park Events company has events in the San Francisco, Sacramento, and Seattle areas, each with unique attractions.

Q: What is the VIP Park Hopper Admission?

A: This is the Ultimate Scream Park Package. This ticket includes front-of-the-line and unlimited access to both of Scream Park’s Northern California locations (Fear Overload Scream Park in the SF Bay Area and Ultimate Terror Scream Park in Sacramento). Both locations feature completely unique attractions. Valid any two nights of operation.

Q: Are there discounts for large groups?

A: Yes, Fear Overload offers a 20% discount for groups of size 20 or more if booked in advance. Please contact at least 48 hours in advance. 

Q: Can I take BART to Fear Overload Scream Park?

A: Yes. Use the Bayfair BART stop. The Bay Area haunted houses are located at the Bayfair Center, which is located directly next to the Bayfair BART stop.