Halloween at Orlando’s theme parks and community events can give you the ultimate scare or some quality time with family and friends. There’s everything from haunted houses, costume parties and ghost tours to special dinners and shows. Orlando has something for everyone this October.
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Halloween at Orlando Theme Parks
You’re probably familiar with all of the Theme Park offerings such as Legoland’s Brick or Treat, Disney’s After Hours Boo Bash, Seaworld’s Halloween Spooktacular, Seaworld’s Howl-O-Scream, and Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios. But, if you’re wondering what to do in Orlando for free or cheap, these events might work for an interesting date night or a family fun day.
Unique Outdoor Experiences
Movie Night at the Front-Yard Festival presented by Dr. Phillips Center
Movie watching under the stars while you enjoy food and drinks delivered to your individual box that seats up to 6 on the lawn of Dr. Phillips Center. From $5 per box. Reserve seats online.
- Oct. 3, 2021 – The Lego Movie
- Oct. 10, 2021 – The Greatest Showman
- Oct. 24, 2021 – Hocus Pocus
- Oct. 31, 2021 – The Rocky Horror Picture Show
Cost: $6 adult, $3 child (4-17 years of age), plus tax and online fees. Tickets available online starting October 18, 2021 until capacity is met.
Bring a blanket and/or chairs for a picnic under the stars.
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FREE at Cranes Roost Park, Altamonte Springs
Saturday, October 30, 2021 | 07:00 PM – 09:00 PM
FREE – Lake Eola’s East Lawn, 512 E Washington St., 32801
Downtown Orlando 2 HR Interactive Walking Ghost Tour
FREE Trick or Treat alternatives
Begins: October 30, 2020 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Clermont Police Headquarters
3600 S. Highway 27
Clermont, FL 34711
This is a drive-thru only event and officers will be practicing COVID-19 safety procedures as they pass out candy to participants.
Sunday, October 31, 2021 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 p.m.
Lewis Mathews Sports Complex
400 East Palm Street
Davenport, FL 33837
Date: October 31 Time: 5 – 9 p.m.
Cost: Admission is FREE. Food and beverages available for purchase.
Rules: No coolers, glass or pets are permitted.
The Altamonte Springs Police Department will host a community trick-or-treat alternative for kids. Festivities include trick-or-treating, costume contests, dance performances, and kids activities.
Saturday, October 30, 2021 4 – 8 PM
The Promenade at Sunset Walk, Kissimmee
FREE ADMISSION. Outdoor event. Free parking. All ages. Pet friendly.
Live music, street performers, over 2 dozen candy locations, 24 unique restaurants and shops. RSVP online.
Saturday, Oct. 30, 10am – 3pm
Orange County Regional History Center, Orlando
Enjoy games, crafts, and activities for the whole family throughout the museum. Costumes are encouraged!
RSVP online and click “other times” to choose an available time.
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Orlando Asian Cultural Expo
Oct 16, 2021 10am – 3pm
Bill Frederick Park At Turkey Lake
FREE Admission & Parking
Held with the Walgreens Orlando International Dragon Boat Festival. Experience and honor Asian culture through performances, exhibits, and crafts.
Painted Oaks Academy Pumpkin & Ponies Festival
Admission to the Corn maze or Pumpkin Patch begins at $10 for children and $15 for adults.
16651 Schofield Rd, Clermont, FL 34714
Feast on apple-cider donuts in fields of sunflowers and pumpkins.
Clermont Harvest Festival
October 30, 2021 Hours: 10am-4pm
685 W Montrose St, Clermont, FL, 34711
- 3pm Costume Contest with prizes
- 10-11am Trick or Treat time
- Pumpkin Patch with photo opportunities
- Kid Zone- Bounce House, train rides
- Stores, Restaurants and Breweries open for shopping
- The Costume Contest will be held at City Hall Green park, starting at 3:00 PM with Prizes Awarded at 3:30 PM.
Club Lake Fall Festival
THURSDAY – FRIDAY is $7.95 Per Person
SATURDAY – SUNDAY is $14.95 Per Person
3403 ROCK SPRINGS ROAD
APOPKA, FLORIDA 32712
Hay rides, corn maze, toddler maze, pumpkin patch, Country Store, play structures, high strikers, football area, basketball area, The Cow Wash, and much more!
Oct 16, 2021 10am – 3pm
October 22 – 30
À La Cart, Orlando
The food trucks will serve pumpkin-inspired beers, ciders, and dishes.
26216 County Road 448A, Mount Dora, FL 32757
General Admission is $15 for ages 4+.
5849 Lake Catherine Road, Groveland, Florida 34736
Admission to the Fall Maze is $6. Children 3 years and under are free.
Admission to the Haunted Halloween Maze is $11 per person if purchased in advance online. $13 at entrance.
Admission to the Dark Forest is $16 per person if purchased in advance. $18 at the entrance.
General admission starts at $10 per person.
IMMERSE General Admission + JOYBOX + Color Day $42
IMMERSE General Admission + JOYBOX $22
JOYBOX, an interactive artistic exhibit. $12
Hundreds of performances, immersive photo experiences, and a color day experience. Some performances and activities can be enjoyed for free.