Here are a few options to celebrate Halloween 2022 in Atlanta. Adults can choose from some wild Atlanta Halloween parties. Families can select a kid friendly event to enjoy. It’s October – so enjoy it!
Georgia A-Scary-Um - Atlanta, GA - Oct 6 to Oct 31, 2019
All through October, the Georgia Aquarium hosts a frightfully good time for kids, including musical monsters, spooky spirits, and more with something for everyone. Toddler time (10/7), 21+ party in the aquarium after hours (10/25), and trick or treating on the 31st with stations set up all around the galleries (plus crafts and a photo station) and free admission to kids in costume with a paid adult all day on Halloween. Check the Aquarium’s website for information on dates, ticketing, etc.
Hot Air Balloon Owl-O-Ween - Kennesaw, GA - Oct 18 to Oct 19, 2019
Multuple stages of live entertainment, kids activities, beer garden, costume showdown, artists, balloon rides, vendors and more
Calloween Spooky Celebration - Atlanta, GA - Oct 25, 2019
Callanwolde is transformed into a Halloween event starting at 6pm with trick-or-treating, games with prizes, art activities, live performances and music, movie screenings, and more. Park at Emory Briarcliff and catch the trolley to Callanwolde.
Nightmare in Atlanta - Atlanta, GA - Oct 26, 2019
2 top Atlanta DJs spin tunes in two rooms of music, 5 hours of VIP open bar, and more! 21+ event
Trick or Treat on Main Street - Fayetteville, GA - Oct 26, 2019
Trick-or-treating in the Courthouse Square, with a costume contest on the Old Courthouse Lawn and more. This event is part of the Great Pumpkin Festival.
Scarecrows in the Garden - Atlanta, GA - Sep 28 to Oct 31, 2021
The Atlanta Botanical Garden is full of fall fun, with make your own scarecrows, scarecrows made by individuals and businesses in the community competing for prizes, and more throughout the month (including a beer fest). Check the Garden’s website for more information and hours, ticketing info and more
Atlanta Horror Film Festival - Atlanta, GA - Oct 8 to Oct 18, 2021
For 2021 – indoor, outdoor, and online viewing options. This event showcases films from around the wold in the horror genre, with both features and shorts.
Fernbank After Dark: Potions and Poisons - Atlanta, GA - Oct 8, 2021
Bubble, bubble, toil and trouble. Enjoy a spooky night filled with potions, poisons and murderous practitioners.
High Falls Spook Fest - Jackson, GA - Oct 15 to Oct 31, 2021
For 2021, not on the schedule, but they have some other fun, spooky events planned. Normally: Food trucks, s’mores, trick-or-treat trail, costume contest and more at High Falls State Park
Little 5 Points Halloween Parade - Atlanta, GA - Oct 16 to Oct 17, 2021
The parade is canceled for 2020, look for their return in 2021! Still some other events happening – check out the event website for more information. Normally: Parade, live entertainment, art vendors, food vendors and mroe
Train or Treat - Duluth, GA - Oct 23, 2021
Celebrate Halloween at the Southeastern Railway Museum, with activities kicking off at 10:30am and including a costume contest, trick-or-treating, wagon rides, vendors, live music, food, and more
The Great Pumpkin Festival - Fayetteville, GA - Oct 23, 2021
Two day festival in Fayetteville with movie screening, decorated pumpkins around the community, trick-or-treating, vendors, and more.
Boo at the Zoo – Zoo Atlanta - Atlanta, GA - Oct 23 to Oct 31, 2021
Sample treats throughout the zoo, meet characters and animals from around the world (watch them get some treats themselves!), crafts, parade, games and more – don’t forget your costume!
Halloween Party at Tongue & Groove - Atlanta, GA - Oct 28 to Oct 30, 2021
Several nights to party with DJ, VIP options and more at Tongue & Groove.
Midtown Halloween - Atlanta, GA - Oct 29, 2021
$500 costume contest, wristband gets you into all establishments without cover charges, complimentary shots, drink and food specials, DHs and live music, and over 25 participating bars, clubs & restaurants. 21+ event
Halloween Costume Party at Tongue and Groove - Atlanta, GA - Oct 29, 2021
Halloween Friday party at the Tongue and Groove, with two dance floors and DJs at a time!
Sips Under the Sea – Halloween - Atlanta, GA - Oct 29, 2021
This unique 21 and over evening will let you explore the Aquarium’s main galleries while enjoying signature cocktails, a live DJ, and plenty of boos! Wolfgang Puck chefs will be serving up their best ghoulish treats, available for purchase at Café Aquaria. Start planning a costume – your best Halloween attire is encouraged!
Monster Bash - Atlanta, GA - Oct 30, 2021
Eclipse Di Luna Dunwoody is the site for this party, one of Atlanta’s biggest of the year. Costumes are a must and it’s 21+ – over $2000 in prizes for the top 5 in the costume contest, Latin and International rhythms, drink specials and cash bars, giveaways and more.
Fernbank Museum Dinosaur Trick-or-Treat - Atlanta, GA - Oct 30, 2021
Costume contest, games, activities, treats, selfies with a life-size Gigantosaurus skill, DJ, giant bubbles, trick or treating, and more. Included with Museum admission and members are free.
Spooky Mill Halloween Family Fun - Johns Creek, GA - Oct 30, 2021
Two evenings and a day of family fun with trick-or-treating in Heritage Village, haunted house, games, and more, with free admission on Friday and Saturday night. Sunday, has daytime Halloween activities for preschoolers.
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