The annual very popular Fright Nights Movie World on the Gold Coast is running from 6 October to 28th October 2023.

What are Fright Nights Movie World?

The annual Halloween event at Movie World on the Gold Coast, Fright Nights, run on Friday and Saturday nights until Halloween. Fright Nights Movie World were open on Friday and Saturday nights during selected days in October months, from 6pm to 11pm. Fright Nights are the perfect nights to explore terrifying new mazes, brave the blood-curdling precincts and take on your favourite rides after dark at Movie World. Take on five thrilling mazes, seven after hour rides, four scary precincts and four panic room escapes during this annual Friday and Saturday night events.

Fright Nights Mazes

In 2022, there are five thrilling mazes to experience at Fright Night Movie World:

Maze #1: IT Horror Maze

One of the most successful horror franchises of all time comes to terrifying life at Warner Bros. Movie World. Follow in the footsteps of The Losers Club as they battle to survive a campaign of terror by the shape shifting Pennywise. Be immersed in some of the most iconic and frightening locations from the films as you set foot in the town of Derry.

Be immersed in 17 of the most iconic and frightening scenes from the IT universe, including the Library Scene, Projector Scene and the Well House. This maze contains graphic content which may be disturbing and confronting to guests.

Maze #2: Death Row

Enter the hell that is Kings Grave Penitentiary, a maximum security prison long abandoned and left to rot. Accessible only by a crack in a concrete wall, Kings Grave is the closest thing to hell on earth, so who in their right mind would want to go in. Twisted, psychotic and sadistic is the only way to describe the inmates, but they still aren’t the worst things in Death Row

Maze #3: The Conjuring Maze

The Conjuring Universe comes to terrifying life in the most ambitious horror maze experience to date. Feel what it’s like to walk in the shoes of the Warrens as they face demons and paranormal entities in a relentless search for the truth.

Maze #4: Zombieland: Double Tap Maze

Welcome to the United States of Zombieland: Double Tap! The only way to make it out of this maze alive is to learn the survival rules and follow them. Embark on the horrific journey of Columbus and Tallahassee as they continue to carve out an existence in the post-apocalyptic world of Zombieland. Remember Rule #17 Don’t be a Hero, and you may just make it out alive.

If you dare enter, you’ll experience 10 themed rooms that reference scenes from Zombieland Double Tap.

Maze #5: Doll Haus Maze

Obsessed with making life like dolls, Herman Schuster’s creations were highly sought after all over the world. Never satisfied with his work, Schuster began experimenting with different materials to reach perfection and when people in the local village began disappearing, all eyes turned to him.

Walk through 10 terrifying scenes unravelling the horrific crimes of a psychotic doll maker, the deeper you delve the more disturbing it gets. Will you be his next victim?


Six rides are open during Fright Nights Movie World:

  • DC Rival Hypercoaster;
  • Doomsday Destroyer;
  • Green Lantern Coaster;
  • Batwing Spaceshot;
  • Superman Escape;
  • Scooby-Doo Spooky Coaster Next Generation.


Head to the following precincts to experience some scary characters all around:

  • Purgatory precinct;
  • Reaper county precinct;
  • Pain Street;
  • Kill eye precinct;
  • Viral precinct.

Panic Rooms

Panic Rooms experiences are exclusive additional paid experiences that you can engage and challenge up to 4 to 6 players whereby you have to escape within 20 minutes. Look for hidden clues and solve puzzles. Fright Nights Movie World panic rooms include:

  • Fallout Shelter Panic Room;
  • Satan’s Coven Room;
  • Murder in the Morgue Panic Room;
  • A Vampyre’s Awakening Panic Room.

Fright Nights Movie World is fun for a group of friends or the whole family. Don’t miss out this fantastic event for next year. Tickets start from $89 per person.

Plan your trip and choose your favourite Gold Coast holiday apartments to stay in. All Holiday Holiday Gold Coast holiday rentals and Gold Coast accommodation options are located within 20 minutes to Movie World by car or public transport.