*Please note: as of Oct. 22, Headless Horseman is officially sold out for 2020!

Headless Horseman at Conner Prairie in Fishers, Indiana is a popular fall tradition for many families. The festival will take place in 2020 with safety precautions in place. Read below to learn more about Headless Horseman.

When is Headless Horseman 2020?

For 2020, the Headless Horseman festival at Conner Prairie is Oct. 1-4, 8-11, 15-18, 22-25 and 29-30. Gates are open from 6-9:30 p.m., but activities and hayrides may go until 10:15 p.m. or later.

How much does it cost to attend?

Conner Prairie members receive free admission to Headless Horseman, but must reserve tickets in advance online.

For non-members, advance tickets must be purchased online for anyone ages 2 and older. Gate ticket sales will not be available. Guests are asked to print out their tickets for a smooth entry process. Admission price is $17 per person for Thursday and Sunday nights and $21 for Friday and Saturday nights.

Parking is free on-site.

What are the COVID-19 safety precautions?

All staff and guests ages 5 and older must wear masks at all times per CDC recommendations and Governor Holcomb's statewide mask mandate. You may remove your mask if eating or drinking only.

Tickets will not be available for purchase at the gate this year. Advance tickets are required and may be reserved/purchased on Conner Prairie's website. In addition, timed tickets for the hayride are offered in advance online.

2020 Conner Prairie Corn Maze

What are the activities at Headless Horseman?

Families can enjoy the classic haunted wagon ride through the Conner Prairie grounds. There is also a barrel-train ride for ages 7 and under, a tubing hill, marionette and theatrical show, fortune telling booth, magic show, mad science show, spooky storytelling and Midway games.

Don't miss this year's corn maze, included in Headless Horseman admission, which features three paths: a kids' maze for younger guests, a puzzle maze that's perfect for families, and a haunted maze inspired by ghost stories from the region. The corn maze design celebrates the 200th Anniversary of "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow."

The 1859 Balloon Voyage will fly, weather permitting. Tickets are $17 for non-members and $13 for members (ages 2 and older).

Please note, the Apple Store is closed for 2020.

How can I purchase tickets?

Visit Conner Prairie's website to reserve or purchase tickets and read more FAQs.


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