Halloween

Haunted houses, forests and terror zones await all Halloween lovers. No matter your age, there are Halloween events for all ages. Attend one or be brave and attend them all!

 

JackOLantern iconFeatured Halloween Events

 

Pumpkin Mania
Rounds Ranch, Elmvale
Weekends September 23 – October 29, 2017
Coloured leaves, crisp air and pumpkins everywhere! Visit Rounds Ranch to get in the spirit of Fall during our Pumpkin Mania Festival! Enjoy wagon rides, goofy pumpkin-themed games, corn mazes, farm animals and our Western Playground! Each Guest will visit our large pumpkin patch and pick their own pumpkin to take home. Make this Fall unforgettable at Rounds Ranch!

PumpkInferno
Discovery Harbour, Penetanguishene
October Thursdays-Saturdays, 7pm to 10pm
It’s Pumpkinferno and Discovery Harbour is haunted! Amazing carved pumpkins, scary scenes and evil creatures await you around every corner if you dare! Zombies and ghouls lurk in the darkness!  

Pumpkin Festival
McLean Berry Farm, Lakefield
Live entertainment, barnyard animals, mazes (a straw bale maze and 2 corn mazes, one of them is haunted), pumpkin bowling, junior spook barn, bonesville cemetery, pumpkin patch wagon rides and the famous pumpkin cannon.  

The Haunted Hill
Blue Mountain Village
October 28-29, 2017
Halloween comes early at Blue Mountain Resort! For three days only, Blue will transform into The Haunted Hill where ghosts and goblins run free through Enchanted Forests, Haunted Putting Courses and Hikes on Haunted Hill. Face your frights in a weekend full of Halloween-themed fun for the whole family, if you dare!

Hardwood Halloween Hustle – Trail Race
Hardwood Ski & Bike, Oro-Medonte 
October 22, 2017
Run through the trails at Hardwood Ski and bike. Sign up for the entire series or join for just one race. Draw prizes, series points, and the enjoyment of running a different course every race. Prize for best costume.

Youth Halloween Coffee House
MacLaren Art Centre         
October 27, 2017
This is an all-ages event! Join us for the Youth Advisory Council’s annual Halloween Coffee House! Dress in your Halloween costumed-best and enjoy music and spoken-word performances by Simcoe County high school students! Youth performers are invited to audition on October 11 from 5 to 7 pm.

Things That Go BUMP in the Marsh
Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre, Midland
October 28, 2017
Inviting all little gouls, princesses and marsh monsters (under 10 years old)…this year’s Haloween event, in partnership with the Family Friendly Marsh Committee volunteers, uncover why the night is not so scary through a Wye Marsh orignial story, nature hike, craft & snack.

Midland Movie Night – Ghostbusters
Downtown Midland
October 21, 2017
#MidlandMovieNight is back for a special Halloween event brought to you by the Downtown Midland BIA and the Town of Midland! Catch a FREE movie under the stars in Downtown Midland on Saturday, October 21st, 2017. We’ll be showing ”Ghostbusters (1984)” on the big screen at the 509 Bay Street Parking Lot (At King St). The movie will start at dusk. Bring your own lawn chair.

 

 

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Algonquin Highlands

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Haunted Halloween Weekend
Mew Lake Campground, Algonquin Provincial Park
October 27-29, 2017
The fun begins on Friday night with our owl prowl, that is sure to be a hoot! Join us at the Visitor Centre on Saturday where a Park Naturalist will guide you through a collection of animal skeletons. Mew Lake Campground will feature “pick of the patch” pumpkin carving, spookiest campsite and best costume contests. Everyone is invited to participate in trick-or-treating among the campsites on Saturday night, and later, for a howling good time at the nearby Old Airfield with a wolf howl. We will be roasting creepy crawly spider wieners and ghostly marshmallows.

Collingwood & Blue Mountains

The Haunted Hill
Blue Mountain Village
October 28-29, 2017
Halloween comes early at Blue Mountain Resort! For three days only, Blue will transform into The Haunted Hill where ghosts and goblins run free through Enchanted Forests, Haunted Putting Courses and Hikes on Haunted Hill. Face your frights in a weekend full of Halloween-themed fun for the whole family, if you dare!

Pumpkin Mania
Rounds Ranch, Elmvale
Weekends September 23 – October 29, 2017
Weekends in October
Pick your own perfect pumpkin! Wagon rides, animals, fun rides and toys and every kind of pumpkin activity you can dream of! 

 
 
 
 
 
 

Haliburton Highlands

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Family Halloween Party
Minden Hills Community Centre
October 27, 2017
Held at the Community Centre where there will be games, prizes for best individual and family costumes, refreshments and of course music so you can show off your best dance moves. Admission is by donation and all children must be accompanied by an adult.

Headwaters

Haunted Histor Tour of Orangeville
October 28, 2017
Hear tales of fabled ghost sightings, mysterious occurrences and gruesome misfortunes that are sure to change the way you see the town.

Kawartha Lakes

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Pumpkin Fest at McLean Barry Farm

Pumpkin Festival
McLean Berry Farm, Lakefield
Live entertainment, barnyard animals, mazes (a straw bale maze and 2 corn mazes, one of them is haunted), pumpkin bowling, junior spook barn, bonesville cemetery, pumpkin patch wagon rides and the famous pumpkin cannon.  

Haunted Village
Kawartha Settler’s Village, Bobcaygeon
October 21, 2017
Event highlights include: face painting, apple bobbing, a magic show, children’s crafts, a fortune teller, children’s haunted house, and adult haunted house.

Halloween Downtown Ghost Walks
Downtown Peterborough
October 23-26, 2017
Costumed guides recount spooky tales on this lantern lit tour around Peterborough’s most haunted buildings. A popular Hallowe’en tradition since 2003.

Lake Simcoe & Barrie

Youth Halloween Coffee House
MacLaren Art Centre         
October 27, 2017
This is the seventh annual Halloween Coffeehouse organized by the MacLaren’s Youth Advisory Council. Attend in your Halloween-costumed best and enjoy music and spoken word performances by local Simcoe County youth. Activities include our very popular button-maker, Halloween-inspired crafts and much more. This is an all-ages event, parents are welcome. Prizes will be awarded for the best ghoul and gal!

An Evening of Halloween
Simcoe Museum, Minesing
October 25-27, 2017
Join in the fun with spooky Halloween games, activities and treats appropriate for all ages. Wear your costume and bring your trick‑or‑treat bag – we’ve got lots of prizes to share!

Monster Mash
Alliston
October 28, 2017
Pumpkins, Farm Animals, Pony Rides, Music and More. Oh My! A celebration of Fall and our last Farmers Market of the Year make this event a Frightfully Fun one!

Drysdale’s Farm Halloween Weekends
Drysdale’s Tree Farm, Barrie
Weekends in October
Harvest Village & Haunted Wagon Ride through the Frightful Forest (for 14 & under), plus Pick-pocket Magician, Witch’s Broom Ball, Zip-line (intended for kids), Face Painting, Hay Play Place, Train Rides,  Pick-Your-Pumpkin, Bonfire & Food Hut. ‘Psycho Path’ Wagon Ride – come out for a scream of a good time! (14+)

Midland

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PumpkInferno

Discovery Harbour, Penetanguishene
October Thursdays-Saturdays, 7pm to 10pm
It’s Pumpkinferno and Discovery Harbour is haunted! Amazing carved pumpkins, scary scenes and evil creatures await you around every corner if you dare! Zombies and ghouls lurk in the darkness!  

Things That Go BUMP in the Marsh
Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre, Midland
October 28, 2017
Inviting all little gouls, princesses and marsh monsters (under 10 years old)…this year’s Haloween event, in partnership with the Family Friendly Marsh Committee volunteers, uncover why the night is not so scary through a Wye Marsh orignial story, nature hike, craft & snack.

Midland Movie Night
Downtown Midland
October 21, 2017
#MidlandMovieNight is back for a special Halloween event brought to you by the Downtown Midland BIA and the Town of Midland! Catch a FREE movie under the stars in Downtown Midland on Saturday, October 21st, 2017. We’ll be showing ”Ghostbusters (1984)” on the big screen at the 509 Bay Street Parking Lot (At King St). The movie will start at dusk. Bring your own lawn chair.

Muskoka

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Umpteenth Annual Great Pumpkin Trail
Muskoka Heritage Place, Huntsville
October 31, 2017
This annual Community Event is a great alternative to having your children go door to door through busy streets in traffic, in the dark. Held in the Pioneer Village within the gates of Muskoka Heritage Place, this traffic free and youngster driven Hallowe’en event proves as much of a social event for the parents as it is for the kids.

Let the Spirits Rise in Gravenhurst
October 28, 2017
Downtown Gravenhurst becomes Spook-tacular the last Saturday before Halloween. The Gravenhurst BIA businesses and merchants open their doors to costumed trick or treaters by decorating with orange and black balloons. Live entertainment and games are set up at the Gravenhurst Opera House,  a 1000 pound pumpkin is carved before your eyes and families are offered a free venue during daylight house to enjoy Halloween. Rain, snow or shine nothing stops this unique event!

Halloween at the Discovery Centre
Gravenhurst
October 28-29, 2017
Muskoka Discovery Centre is known for its edutainment – programming that makes learning fun. So you know we wouldn’t miss an opportunity like All Hallows Eve! There will be a Spooky Snacks Baking Class, Hallowe’en Arts and Crafts class and Hallowe’en science experiments.

Northern Ontario

Haunted Fort Fright
Fort William, Thunder Bay
October 5-8, 12-15, 19-22, 26-292017
In celebration of Halloween, embark upon spooky tours of the dark, brooding Fort where you encounter strange tales, ghoulish characters, startling surprises & Things That Go Bump in the Night.

Halloween in the Downtown
Downtown Parry Sound
October 28, 2017
Trick or treating in the downtown, spooktacular crafts and activities, Pumpkin smashing, Magic show.

Halloween at Science North
Science North, Sudbury
October 6 – 29, 2017
Experience family fun, frights and delights like never before at Dynamic Earth this October! Pumpkinferno display with over 5000 carved pumpkins. Enjoy family fun Halloween activities including live animal shows (Fridays and Saturdays) and Spooky Sunday workshops. Visit the Tunnel of Terror (12+), Canada’s only underground Halloween experience located seven storeys below the Earth’s surface. Enjoy special fall treats and warm-up around the campfire after strolling through the pumpkin patch.

Haunted Fort Night
Fort William Historical Park, Thunder Bay
October 5-8, 12-15, 19-22, 26-29, 2017
Terror in William’s Town – The Witches Plague A terrible darkness has awoken in the secluded community of William’s Town. Its dark whispers are carried on the wind and its terrifying cackle bubbles in the river. William’s Town is overrun by the Witches Plague. Its presence lurks all around; it turns light to dark, dreams to nightmares, life to death. You can try but you will never escape the terror in William’s Town.

Ontario’s Lake Country

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Halloween Hustle Trail Running Race
Hardwood Ski & Bike, Oro-Medonte
October 21, 2017
Run your way through the haunting trails of Oro Medonte in this 5km or 10km Halloween themed race.  It’s sure to be a spooktacular event with a 1.5km kids race as well as a costume contest.

The Haunting
Downtown Orillia
October 25, 2017
Halloween Isn’t Just for Kids…anymore. This is a ticketed event and there is a 16+ age limit. l be lead through Haunted Halloween tours at the Orillia Museum of Art and History and The Orillia Opera House and will continue throughout frightful spaces in Downtown Orillia.

Coldwater Witches Walk
Coldwater
October 18, 2017
Pick up your passport with participating businesses and visit our local shops and collect stamps. When the entire passport is filled, you can drop it off for one of the great draw prizes.  Lots of spooky sights, treats, contests and special promotions at our shops. This is an ADULT ONLY event. There is no charge, Donations can be made to the Coldwater Foodbank when you sign up – so please bring a monetary donation or some dry or canned goods!

Scream Shack
Coldwater
Weekends in October, 7pm-10pm
Haunted attraction that features three frightfully fun events.  The screamshack warehouse. the severed trail and the trailer of fright.

Ottawa & Ottawa Valley

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Halloween-skeletonHaunting Season
Munster
September 23 – October 31, 2017
For young children: Mazes, Harvest Hayride, Farmer Bill’s Barnyard Tree House, Captain Aidan’s Playful Pirate Ship, Kid’s Discovery Barn, Pumpkin Patch. Older Children:  Barn of Terror, Field of Screams, Haunted Hayride, Gathering of the Ghouls, aMAIZEing Corn Cannon

The Haunted Village
Petawawa
October 31, 2017
Visit with the Witches & goblins. Beware of Ghosts that could be lurking in the trees. Hot drinks cup cakes at the Leder House Bond fire by the Trapper cabin.

Incident at the Bunker: A Zombie Adventure
Diefenbunker Canada’s Cold War Museum
October 14, 28, 29, & November 4, 2017
Guests will be led on an interactive adventure with the undead, deep inside the labyrinth that is the Cold War Museum. This unique Halloween experience is a perfect combination of storytelling, interactive challenges, unexpected surprises and of course…zombies.

 

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