Select Nights Sept. 13 - Nov. 2

Valentine's Horror Experience

Columbus, Ohio


2/14 - 2/16 2025

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40,000 sqft of horror

Love Is In The Scare is a special, once a year event in Columbus, Ohio, that combines the thrills and chills of the Halloween season with the love and romance that comes with Valentine’s Day. This year’s event will feature our most elaborate production yet with 3 unique themes throughout the massive attractions. 

3 Attraction Themes

Valentine's Haunted Houses

Indoor Heated Attractions


Spellbound Romance

Dive into “Hexed Hearts” for an exciting adventure in a house full of witchcraft and hidden secrets. Wander through mysterious rooms where whispers of love spells float in the air. Watch as the Coven of Eternal Love performs magical spells, mixing romance with enchantment. Will their magic capture your heart or reveal the truth about love? Join us this Valentine’s Day for a thrilling experience where love and secrets come together in an unforgettable journey.

High school Sweethearts

Enchanted Dance Night

Get ready for a thrilling twist where romance takes a chilling turn. Step into a haunted school dance, seemingly normal but hiding a dark secret. The punch, spiked with the Hexed Hearts potion, goes terribly wrong, creating a night of eerie surprises and ghostly encounters. As haunting music plays and shadows move strangely, brace yourself for a night where love’s magic becomes a spine-tingling scare. This Valentine’s, experience a dance you’ll never forget.


Love's Gruesome Twist

Enter “Butchered Beloved” for a real fright where love turns scary. Walk through a creepy butcher shop, where every turn shows a scary story of love gone wrong. Hear the chilling sounds of knives and meat hooks, and find tales where love meets fear. This Valentine’s, get ready for a spooky mix of romance and terror in a heart-stopping adventure.

More Valentine's Horror

Take the Fear Home With You


Exclusive Merchandise

We have a full retail area at our facility that has exclusive merch for this special event. Featuring not only Fear Columbus merchandise but also plenty of snacks, drinks, and Halloween themed items from several partnered vendors. We also sell printed souvenir group photos that you will take when you enter the first attraction!


Haunted Souvenir Photo

Your group will get a professional group photo in our themed photo op before entering the attractions! You will have the option to purchase a printed souvenir photo or digital download at the Fear Gear Store! In addition, we have a few selfie stations around the facility where you can take your own photos.



Enjoy several different seasonal snacks, drinks and desserts from our amazing vendor or the Fear Gear store. 

2025 Dates and Hours

Tickets Must Be Purchased Online for A Specific Date and Time







Prices vary based on date, time and demand. Prices subject to change without notice.

Ticketing Information

Tickets must be purchased online

Tickets Start At $29.99+

Due to very high demand and limited capacity all tickets for this event MUST be purchased online in advance.  You will need to select your date and time you would like to attend when you purchase your ticket so please plan accordingly.

"It's proven incredibly popular, selling out all 12 sessions in mere minutes since it opened"

Columbus Dispatch

Regarding Our Past Events

Prices vary based on date, time and demand. Prices subject to change without notice.

General Admission

Access to the General Admission line to all attractions.

Includes access to the Fear Gear retail store, photo ops, and more.

Fast Pass

Access to the Fast Pass line. This line is less than 1/4 the length of the GA line.

Includes access to the Fear Gear retail store, photo ops, and more.

*Includes ticket to attractions.

Immediate Access

No wait. Check in upon arrival and directly enter the haunted house.

Includes access to the Fear Gear retail store, photo ops, and more.

*Includes ticket to attractions.

Join Early Access

Get Tickets Before They Go On Sale

Tickets to our year round events sell out very quickly once they get launched. To give yourself the best chance of securing tickets you can signup for free to get access to tickets before they go on sale to the public.

Event Details

Location and Dates

Event Location

2605 Northland Plaza Dr.
Columbus, Ohio 43231

Dates and Times

2/14 - 2/16/2025


Checkout what our customers and media outlets are saying about Fear Columbus Haunted House at the link below!

It was well worth the 3 hour drive. I would highly recommend for anyone looking for a thrill.

Jason Ashick

Google Review

Largest and most elaborate haunted house I've ever been to. 

Slam Sandwich

Google Review

makes you feel as if you were dropped right in the middle of a post apocolyptic warzone!!

American Ninja 2.0

Google Review

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Love is in The Scare 2022 is SOLD OUT

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