Are you ready to track down some fun events for Halloween 2022? We have put together one of the largest calendars of Halloween events in the United States for you. We’ve located holiday activities for all ages – from kid-friendly children’s activities to adult Halloween parties. We don’t have every event yet, but there are plenty of ideas to get you and your family in the mood for Halloween in Georgia.
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Happy Halloween! We hope you had fun with all the events we found! Check the festival pages for more 2022 events near you leading up to Thanksgiving and the beginning of December. See you next year for more Halloween fun!
Many have been canceled or their websites were not updated for this year. Please double-check the event organizer's websites before heading over to any events in case of any changes or cancellations.
Pumpkin Spice Festival - Valdosta, GA - Sep 23 to Oct 30, 2022
A variety of events including parkwide Trick or Treating throughout the day, pumpkin painting, Mr Bones Glow Experience, pumpkin flavorred treats and foods, and more. Included with park admission or a Season Pass. Available only when the park is open on Saturdays and Sundays in the fall (late September through Halloween). Terror in the Wild will not be happening this year – normally, Saturdays end at 6pm as the Park becomes Terror in the Wild, which is not recommended for children under 12. Sundays, Kid-o-ween and children’s rides are available all day.
Forever Pumpkins - Augusta, GA - Sep 30 to Oct 22, 2022
Pre-made clay pot are available to carve, sculpt, paint, and make yours to take home and keep. Tire City Potters provide all materials and tools.
Lake WinneSPOOKah - Rossville, GA - Oct 1 to Oct 29, 2022
Kids rides for small kids, rides for the whole family, thrill rides and more, held on Fridays and Saturdays at Lake Winnepesaukah
Scarecrows in the Garden - Atlanta, GA - Oct 1 to Oct 30, 2022
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 7 to Oct 16, 2022
For 2022 – indoor, outdoor, and online viewing options. This event showcases films from around the wold in the horror genre, with both features and shorts.
Zombie Walk - Columbus, GA - Oct 8, 2022
2022 – Tentatively scheduled for 10/8 – please confirm before attending. Come dressed as a zombie or anything scary. Bring a non-perishable food item as admission, which will be donated to the Salvation Army. Walk starts at 6:30pm in front of the River Center
Fernbank After Dark: Science and Spirits - Atlanta, GA - Oct 14, 2022
Bubble, bubble, toil and trouble. Enjoy a spooky night filled with potions, poisons and murderous practitioners.
Little 5 Points Halloween Parade - Atlanta, GA - Oct 22 to Oct 23, 2022
Parade, live entertainment, art vendors, food vendors and mroe
Spooky Mill Halloween Family Fun - Johns Creek, GA - Oct 22, 2022
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.
Train or Treat - Duluth, GA - Oct 22, 2022
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 22, 2022
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 22 to Oct 30, 2022
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 27 to Oct 29, 2022
Several nights to party with DJ, VIP options and more at Tongue & Groove.
High Falls Spook Fest - Jackson, GA - Oct 28, 2022
For 2022, 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
Midtown Halloween - Atlanta, GA - Oct 28, 2022
$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
Sips Under the Sea – Halloween - Atlanta, GA - Oct 28, 2022
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!
Wild Rumpus Parade and Spectacule - Athens, GA - Oct 29, 2022
Show up in costume and romp through the street with thousands of other Wild Things, pounding drums and howling by the light of the Moon in the night. Activities for children and adults, including a 5k and fun run, parade, party, and more!
Big Dog Howl 5K - Columbus, GA - Oct 29, 2022
5K run in costume, with awards for top finishers.
Monster Bash - Atlanta, GA - Oct 29, 2022
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 29, 2022
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.
Trick or Treat Downtown Elberton - Elberton, GA - Oct 31, 2022
Kids only Halloween costume parade and contest and more
Trick or Treat at the Elberton Arts Center - Elberton, GA - Oct 31, 2022
Be sure to stop by the Elberton Arts Ctr with your little princes and princesses this Halloween! Volunteers will be handing out candy from 6:00PM – 8:30PM in the lobby. The Arts Ctr is located at 17 W. Church Street (just behind the Elbert Theatre and across the street from the Elbert Co. Historic Courthouse)! Come dressed in your best costumes, and remember to say trick-or-treat!
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.
Spooktacular - Columbus, GA - Oct 26, 2019
14th Street Frank K Martin Pedestrian Bridge is the place to go for the kids to enjoy an afternoon of spooky activities, candy, costume parade, vendors, trick or treating, and more!
Nightmare on Congress Street Charity Bar Crawl - Savannah, GA - Oct 26, 2019
Annual bar crawl on Savannah’s eeriest strip, with $2000 costume contest, giveaways, drink specials and more!
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.
Halloween on Hay Day - Macon, GA - Oct 25, 2020
Fall Hay Day event, free and open to the public. The Hay House will be decorated for Halloween, with self-guided tours and free crafts for children.