Here are a few options to celebrate Halloween 2018 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 1 to Oct 31, 2018
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 (10/1), shows (weekends 10/6-10/31), 21+ party in the aquarium after hours (10/26), 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.
Scarecrows in the Garden - Atlanta, GA - Oct 2 to Oct 31, 2018
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
High Falls Spook Fest - Jackson, GA - Oct 13, 2018
Food trucks, s’mores, trick-or-treat trail, costume contest and more at High Falls State Park
Hot Air Balloon Owl-O-Ween - Kennesaw, GA - Oct 19 to Oct 20, 2018
Multuple stages of live entertainment, kids activities, beer garden, costume showdown, artists, balloon rides, vendors and more
Little 5 Points Halloween Parade - Atlanta, GA - Oct 20, 2018
Parade, live entertainment, art vendors, food vendors and mroe
Boo at the Zoo - Atlanta, GA - Oct 20 to Oct 28, 2018
Sample treats throughout the zo, meet characters and animals from around the world (watch them get some treats themselves!), crafts, parade, games and more – don’t forget your costume!
Atlanta Horror Film Festival - Atlanta, GA - Oct 25 to Oct 27, 2018
Shocases films from around the wold in the horror genre, with both features and shorts
Midtown Halloween - Atlanta, GA - Oct 26, 2018
$1000 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
Slay: Ladies Night Costume Party - Atlanta, GA - Oct 26, 2018
Dancing and more for a special ladies night at the Tongue and Groove
Sips Under the Sea - Atlanta, GA - Oct 26, 2018
21+ event at the aquarium afterhours for a wicked good time! Enjoy the entire aquarium while sipping cocktails at five full-service bars, tapas, live DJ, and access to all six galleries, with early access for VIP ticket holders, who also receive a complimentary drink and two tapas tickets!
Calloween Spooky Celebration - Atlanta, GA - Oct 26, 2018
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.
Spooky Mill Halloween Family Fun - Johns Creek, GA - Oct 26 to Oct 28, 2018
Two evenings and a day of famiy 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.
The Great Pumpkin Festival - Fayetteville, GA - Oct 26 to Oct 27, 2018
Two day festival in Fayetteville with movie screening, decorated pumpkins aroun dhte community, trick-or-treating, vendors, and more.
Boos and Brews - Atlanta, GA - Oct 27, 2018
Costume contest, live music and DJ, and more
Nightmare in Atlanta - Atlanta, GA - Oct 27, 2018
2 top Atlanta DJs spin tunes in two rooms of music, 5 hours of VIP open bar, and more! 21+ event
Halloween Birthday Bash - Lilburn, GA - Oct 27, 2018
Guest DJs from NYC, Atlanta, and more make this a Halloween party to remember. Do not be late!
Thirsty: Love Never Dies Singles Night Halloween Party - Atlanta, GA - Oct 27, 2018
Halloween costume and singles party
Monster Bash - Atlanta, GA - Oct 27, 2018
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 27, 2018
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.
Train or Treat - Duluth, GA - Oct 27, 2018
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
Trick or Treat on Main Street - Fayetteville, GA - Oct 27, 2018
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.
Halloween Party at Tongue & Groove - Atlanta, GA - Oct 31, 2018
$1000 costume contest, DJ, VIP options and more at Tongue & Groove. Address on Eventbrite is different from location, please confirm location before heading over!
Biggest Halloween Party Ever - Atlanta, GA - Oct 31, 2018
$1000 costume contest, wild Halloween characters, extreme trick-or-treating, and more. 18+ to enter and 21+ to drink
Halloween Hotel Take Over - Atlanta, GA - Nov 3 to Nov 4, 2018
Take over the whole of the Ramada Plaza Atlanta Airport with this party, this year’s theme is Superheroes and Villains