Urban Legends, Folklore, and Myths

terror Urban legends thrive on people's deepest fears, with twisted tales ranging from maniacal madmen to hoaxes to the completely unexplained. Add in a few scary ghost stories and you have perfect entertainment for a campfire or fall slumber party.

Many of our stories are creepy classics from the past, some are new with modern plots. With the help of our readers, we've got lots of variations. Get comfortable, dim the lights and read through our scary urban legends and folklore.

Halloween Urban Legends

The autumn season brings on the scare, when the nights get longer and the air is chilly. Here are Halloween related urban legends and folklore that will surely give you goosebumps.

Scary Urban Legends, Ghost Stories & Myths

The popular urban legends are below. You know, the scary stories that go bump in the night. It's not all fun and monsters though. You'll truly be scared of ghosts, the supernatural, and humans that aren't quite right.

Please note that the stories on this website are our version and are not to be copied without permission.

Local Legends and Short Stories

Scary Tales

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