DeSoto Caverns
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Best way to celebrate Halloween in Alabama
— Insider

Enter Everlast

Everlast is a place full of illuminating stories, where terrible things have happened yet also marvelous things too, that have not only happened once upon a time in history, but have kept happening and are still happening today. The Keepers of Everlast are in the midst of a great war this Harvest Season against the Shadow Seekers. The Keepers invite braves souls like you into their quaint village and the deep darkness of the majestic cave called DeSoto Caverns, where you will find around every corner characters, quests, and mystery. In order for Everlast to experience redemption and victory, the Keepers need brave, cunning and adventurous heroes in their great struggle, where it is hard to be sure who belongs to which side because appearances are endlessly deceptive. Which side will you choose to be on at Everlast during this Harvest Season?


Witness

.Witness incredible entertainment wherever your journey takes you through the park. Descend into the cave to experience out-of-this-world shows, or enjoy the amazing feats and talents of Everlast’s finest!

Interact

Become a part of the immersive world of Everlast, where stories come to life. This is a place where friends, foes, and everything in between seek your alliance. Where will your adventure take you? The choice is up to you

Enjoy

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Experience the fun by jumping in and taking part in the celebration, or just sit back and enjoy as everything unfolds around you while you sip on a delicious latte with a sweet, fall treat from the cafe!


Event tickets

Every Friday & Saturday

October 4 - 26, 6:30 - 10:30 pm

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+ Complete Guest Experience

  • Valued at $67.92
  • $34.99/Adult
  • $29.99/Child
  • Live Extraordinary Caverns Show
  • Character Interactions, Shows, and Quests
  • Quest based Attractions including Train, Maze, Archery, and More
  • Streetmosphere Entertainment
  • Guest Interactive Entertainment
  • Family-Friendly Movies
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+ VIP Guest Experience

    • Valued at $99.92
    • $59.99/Adult
    • $42.99/Child
    • Including VIP Seating, VIP Fastpass Line, an Event T-Shirt, a Souvenir Mug with Unlimited Fountain Drinks, & 2 S'mores
    • Live Extraordinary Caverns Show
    • Character Interactions, Shows, and Quests
    • Quest based Attractions including Train, Maze, Archery, and More
    • Streetmosphere Entertainment
    • Guest Interactive Entertainment
    • Family-Friendly Movies
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Entertainment

 
 

Illuminations of Harvest, Caverns Show

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Witness the Power of Light

Gather in the depths of the Earth, within DeSoto Caverns, and let your imagination soar as the caverns delightfully spring to life with illuminations, highlighting how Providence has woven all great stories together this remarkable harvest season we all share.

This sensational show inspires a hopeful future that we all have the choice to forge, through fiery dance, stirring light and sound—including fire, fountains, color, and an epic display of brilliant, state-of-the-art lasers!

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Know Before You Go

You can experience this grandiose show within DeSoto Caverns at the Tomb of the Risen Dead event. There will be two performances per night of the event and the caverns will be open to explore the main cathedral room and its wonders. Doors shut 15 minutes before and after each show to avoid interruptions during performances..

Share in the Radiant Magic

You can purchase your own light up toys and collectibles in the gift shop, so make sure to stop in before you descend into the cave, so you can join in on the luminescent experience.


Festival Entertainment


Streetmosphere Performers

In the festival area, you can witness a host of performances including impressive jugglers, spirited acrobats, crafty magicians, and more! There are opportunities throughout the night for you and your family to learn a host of tricks and skills from our talented performers as well. Maybe you’ll discover a hidden talent and decide to buy your first set of juggling balls or diabolo set from the gift shop. It’s your time to shine!

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Festival Entertainment

Join in on the continuous, high-energy festival area. With a variety of opportunities ranging from the fan-participation lip sync contests, dance parties for all ages, costume contests, award ceremonies and more. You won’t just witness the fun, you’ll become the fun! If you want a moment to just sit back and relax, there will always be family-friendly “not-too-spooky” movies in our amphitheater. It’s the perfect place to roast s’mores from the gift shop near a cozy fire with your family and friends!

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Quests,

Characters,

& Attractions

 
 

Discovery around every corner

Which path will you choose?

As you choose your path throughout the entirely immersive park during the event, you will find quests, characters, and attractions to make your evening extraordinary. Interact with characters and as they unravel their story, the hero within you may awaken as you embark on a continuous adventure. You will make friends, foes, and allies alike on your way, but will you illuminate the truth of the greater story unfolding in Everlast? The choice is up to you. Your journey may take you through trials, challenges, and series of events, so make certain you arrive, ready to explore.


Characters & Quests


Florinda Reginald

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Belinda Reginald

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Percy Werthers

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Algernon ‘Queue’ Quinn

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FAQs

 
 

Wear comfortable walking shoes, so that you are able to navigate the attractions safely. No flip flops or heels. Also, no costumes for those above the age of 12, this is for the safety of our guests and team members in order to ensure that it is always clear who is a Team Member at our park. Our park policy dress code applies to our events as well and can be seen here.

Costumes can be worn by children age 12 and under. No costumes are allowed for anyone over the age of 12. If you show up in costume, you will be asked to change and wash off yoru makeup. This is for the safety of both our guests and our Team Members.

Yes, parking is free.

Yes, tickets will be available for purchase at our gate.

Our gate fee of $10/adult and $8/child includes our live entertainment of the week, check our schedule for more details, atmospheric host characters, our Jamboree Lip-Sync contest, prophecies for our guests, and a spooktacular movie playing in our outdoor amphitheater by picnic tables in front of campfires.

Yes, Our Cave Cafe will have delicious food options as well as specialty Autumn lattes, hot chocolate, s'more packages to roast over fires, an array of tart options, and Halloween-candy inspired fudge along with other treats available.

We've designed this event so that there's something for all ages! Our festival area, which are separate from the three spooktacular and park fun attractions, has exciting entertainment, friendly characters, and family-friendly movies that are perfect for younger children! The spooktacular attractions are more spooky and suspenseful than frightening. We recommend that parents accompany smaller children due to the spooky nature.

The spooktacular attractions are theatrical walk-through encounters where each guest decides their own fate and ultimate reward. The spooktacular attractions are designed to be more spooky and suspenseful than frightening, although we do recommend parents accompany smaller children due to the spooky nature. There is no blood or gore in any of the attractions.

No the actors will not touch you, and if you touch them you will be escorted out of the park without refund. We put the safety of our guests and team members at the highest priority which is why we have no tolerance for any acts that could harm any individual.

No, you may not take photos or videos while being in our haunt attractions. Flash photography/videography can be painful for our actors and is distracting for other guests. If you take photos or videos during the attractions you may be ejected from the park without refund.

You are welcome to take photos and videos in our festival area while being mindful of not obstructing other guest's views or hindering or inhibiting our entertainers and our host characters from their performance or interactions.

Smoking inside of DeSoto Caverns is strictly prohibited and violating guests may be ejected from the park without refund. DeSoto Caverns Family Fun Park does not allow smoking inside buildings or around attractions.

 

Event Restrictions

  • No weapons of any kind including imitation.

  • No costumes for anyone over the age of 12. If you show up in costume you will be asked to change and wash off spooky make up. This is for the safety of both our guests, cast, and Team Members.

  • No outside food, drinks, or snacks.

  • No shirts with profanity, gang symbols, or weapons. If you come wearing a shirt promoting any of these things, you will be required to change.

  • No photography or videography in the spooktacular attractions.

  • There are no refunds for ticket purchases.

Park Policy Compliance

In addition to the DeSoto Caverns Guest Code of Conduct, guests are required to comply with all local, state and federal laws, as well as individual park policies, rules and instructions posted or otherwise listed. DeSoto Cavern's regular Park Policies apply during events at DeSoto Caverns.