WHAT IS HELL’S GATES?
Hell’s Gates is an outdoor reality drama. This means that you are not just watching, but you are actually a part of the whole experience.
You are placed in a group that will enter an outdoor trail that carries you through nine different scenes of shocking reality. There will be live actors, video effects, fires, explosions, gunfire, and life and death decisions through a near hour-long experience.
The setting for Hell’s Gates is the end time events as found in the book of Revelation, including the Great Tribulation period.
WHO CAN EXPERIENCE HELL’S GATES?
Due the intense nature of the event, parental discretion is advised.
PARENTAL ADVISORY: THIS EVENT IS NOT RECOMMENDED FOR CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 12. NO ONE UNDER THE AGE OF 10 WILL BE ADMITTED!
IS CHILDCARE PROVIDED?
No childcare is provided, so please make appropriate plans for your children before attending the event.
WHEN CAN I GO THROUGH HELL’S GATES?
Hell’s Gates is open three weekends this fall: October 18th, 19th, and 20th; October 25th, 26th and 27th; November 1st, 2nd and 3rd.
The doors open at 6:30 PM. Due to time change, we will start an hour earlier November 4th and the doors will open at 5:30 PM. The first group leaves at 7:12 PM and 6:12 PM on November 4th. Subsequent groups leave every 12 minutes.
When ordering tickets, you will choose a departure time. Please arrive 30 – 45 minutes before your departure time to leave adequate time for check-in and orientation. Do not be late for your departure time, as it WILL CAUSE YOU EXTENDED DELAYS.
IS HELL’S GATES WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE?
Hell’s Gates is generally considered Wheelchair Accessible, however, the drama occurs entirely outside and some areas are mulched. Hell’s Gates can not provide wheelchairs for our guests and can not provide staff to transport you through the drama. If you require the use of a wheelchair, you will need to bring one with you and also make sure you have someone to assist you through the drama.
WHAT DOES IT COST TO EXPERIENCE HELL’S GATES?
The individual ticket price is $12 each. Groups of 20 or more receive discounts when tickets are purchased in advance on our website. Click here for more information on Group Sales.
HOW DO I RESERVE A TICKET TO EXPERIENCE HELL’S GATES?
Due to the expected response, it is advisable to purchase tickets in advance through this web site. You are more likely to get the night and time you desire and you can be sure to experience Hell’s Gates with your friends. You may also purchase tickets in person at the event each night based upon availability.
CAN I CHOOSE THE TIME I WANT TO EXPERIENCE HELL’S GATES?
Yes. When you order tickets in advance (on-line) you will be able to choose your departure time. Most of the time we can accommodate your choice of departure time unless you wait until the last minute to register. Remember to arrive 30 – 45 minutes before your departure time. All groups will leave promptly at the scheduled departure time.
IF I PURCHASE ONLINE WHEN DO I RECEIVE MY TICKETS?
At the end of the online order process, you will be given a link to download your Ticket Confirmation page.
Please print your Ticket Confirmation page and bring it with you.
You will also receive an order confirmation via email. It is quite possible the confirmation email will go to your spam folder due to the name of our program.
You must print out and bring your Ticket Confirmation with you to gain entrance to the program. If for some reason you are unable to print your ticket in advance, please go to Customer Service at least 1 hour before your scheduled departure time and we will assist you.
If you do not receive a Ticket Confirmation, please click here to contact us for further assistance.
WHAT SHOULD I WEAR?
You will want to wear casual clothes with shoes suitable for an outdoor trail. Remember, Hell’s Gates is an outdoor event and you should dress appropriate to the temperature on the night you plan to go through.
WHAT IF IT RAINS?
We are like a football game. We play through rain. We suggest you bring raincoats if rain is in the forecast.
WILL THERE BE CONCESSIONS AVAILABLE?
Yes! While you are waiting for your departure time, you can purchase some great food and drinks at very reasonable prices. Hell’s Gates t-shirts will also be available.
- Only under extremely severe weather conditions will Hell’s Gates be cancelled.
- Parking is free.
- Rest rooms are available.
- No refunds allowed.