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We are a 100% volunteer organization, and the profits go to charity!

Owned and operated by the Rochester Lions Club, our haunted house has raised a zombie hoard-load of money for the community since we first opened our doors in 2000. As an added benefit, it provides the perfect venue for community members of all ages – from junior high students to senior citizens – to come together and work toward a common goal. Each night, more than 100 volunteers work at the haunted house. It warms a zombie’s heart to know we have so many demented – yet generous and caring – people in our community!

Some of the individuals and organizations that have benefited from Haunted House proceeds: 

  • Family Service Center foster children Christmas party
  • Rochester High School scholarships
  • Rochester Outstanding Students awards
  • Rochester Fire Protection district Christmas grant
  • Rochester Veteran's Day essay awards
  • Rochester STEM equipment
  • Lanphier High School Fine Arts
  • Rochester Police Department
  • Medical equipment grants
  • Special Olympics
  • genHkids program
  • Medical trauma makeup for first responders
  • Zombie makeup for Lincoln Land Zombie Run
  • Hope School Christmas party
  • Veteran’s Day program
  • Sight First II Campaign
  • American Diabetes Association
  • Rochester Fine Arts program
  • Rochester Arboretum
  • Rochester Robotics
  • Lions Campaign-Sight First
  • Individuals who cannot afford eyeglasses
  • Mary Bryant Home
  • Lincoln Land Honor Flight
  • Rochester Historical Society
  • Rochester After Prom
  • Lincoln Land D.A.R.E.
  • CrimeStoppers
  • Medical needs funds
  • Boy Scout Troop
  • Bill & Melinda Gates-Lions International Measles Campaign