Are you ready to track down some fun events for Halloween 2019? We have put together one of the largest calendars of Halloween events in the United States for you. It locates 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 Indiana.
Boos and Booze Halloween Bash - Indianapolis, IN - Oct 19, 2018
Circle City Connect hosts a Halloween bash with drinks, DJ, food, and all proceeds go to LifeSmart Youth.
Broad Ripple Zombie Walk - Indianapolis, IN - Oct 20, 2018
Indiana’s largest flash mob, benefitting Gleaners Food Bank with canned good donations before doing up their makeup and going on a zombie walk
Halloween Pet Parade & Costume Contest - Indianapolis, IN - Oct 25, 2018
Pick out your favorite costume for you and your pooch, then head down to Flat 12 for costume contest and parade, famous dog brew on tap and the release of the special Halloween taps, and more. 6:30-9:30pm. 21+ event.
Howl O’Ween at Black Pine - Albion, IN - Oct 27, 2018
Black Pine Animal Sanctuary hosts a Halloween event with trick-or-treat stations throughout the grounds. Costumes are encouraged. Proceeds go to the winter care of the animals in the sanctuary.
Irvington Halloween Festival After-Party - Indianapolis, IN - Oct 27, 2018
Pet and adult costume contest, vape bar, food and drinks, henna tattoos, raffles and prizes, vendors, and more
Trunk or Treat - Merrillville, IN - Oct 27, 2018
2-4pm, enjoy games, free pizza, and candy!
Trunk or Treat - Schererville, IN - Oct 27, 2018
Trunk or treat event from 6-8pm at Lake Hills Baptist Church
Trunk or Treat - Cedar Lake, IN - Oct 28, 2018
5-7pm at United Methodist Church.
Halloween Spooktacular - Fort Wayne, IN - Oct 28, 2018
2-3pm at Auer Performance Hall. The Fort Wayne Philharmonic hosts activities for kids in the lobby, an “Instrument Petting Zoo,” and music from John Williams’ score for the movie “Harry Potter.”
Trunk or Treat at the Villa - Schererville, IN - Oct 28, 2018
5-8pm, enjoy trick or treating with participating businesses, food and drink concessions, live entertainment, characters and more!
Trunk or Treat - Hammond, IN - Oct 31, 2018
Head down to Hessville Bible Church for trunk or treating from decorated car trunks in the church parking lot.
Historic Irvington Halloween Festival - Indianapolis, IN - Sep 27 to Oct 26, 2019
Enjoy weeks of events in Irvington with tons of Halloween fun including pumpkin carving contest, masquerade ball, zombie bike ride, costume party and street fair. Runners can enjoy a 5 mile Vampire run, 3 mile walk, or kids dash. Also features art shows, exhibit on ghouls, seances, organ concert, puppet show, movie nights, coffin race, ghost tour and more!
Zoo Boo - Indianapolis, IN - Oct 3 to Oct 27, 2019
Thursdays through Sundays. Pumpkin town, round-go-merry (the carousel goes in reverse), spooky crafts, dance party, pumpkin bowlling and more. The animals also get in on the fun with Halloween themed activities (many of the animals enjoy pumpkins during this time!) Children under 12 are encouraged to dress in costume, and don’t forget the reusable bag for trick or treating! There is also a 21+ event (ZooLaLa) for an evening of brews, costumes, music and more without the kids. Check the zoo’s website for details on all events and ticketing information.
Wild Zoo Halloween - Fort Wayne, IN - Oct 11 to Oct 27, 2019
The Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo is open from 10am to 5pm weekends for treats, mini pumpkins, kid-friendly activities, and a bonus special activity each day of the event is open. Event runs Friday-Sundays. See event website for details and tickets!
Hotel of Spells Haunted House at the Children’s Museum - Indianapolis, IN - Oct 11 to Oct 31, 2019
Ring the front desk bell and check into the spooky Hotel of Spells, The Children’s Museum Guild’s 56th Annual Haunted House. The witch and her staff of Halloween haunters hope you enjoy your stay, but beware—at this hotel, the guests have left magic and mayhem behind!
Friendly Feast with the Witches - Indianapolis, IN - Oct 13 to Oct 27, 2019
Catered lunch with Halloween music, games, nail painting, crafts, dance party, a walk through the Grim-nasium Haunted house, and photo opps with friendly witches!
Haunted Halloween Happenings at Deming Park - Terre Haute, IN - Oct 18 to Oct 26, 2019
Held at Deming Park, with a haunted train and hayrides for $3. UnHaunted happenings for young children are the first weekend, Haunted Happenings are the second weekend.
Fright Night - Fort Wayne, IN - Oct 19, 2019
Zombie walk, spooktacular activities across the city, and more.
Historic Irvington Halloween Festival - Indianapolis, IN - Oct 19 to Oct 26, 2019
The Irvington neighborhood hosts a whole line of activities for Halloween, iincluding an art show, puppet show, seance and readings, family movie night, blood drive, spaghetti dinner, zombie bike ride, 5 mile run, coffin race, street fair, and more.
Boo at the Zoo - Lafayette, IN - Oct 23 to Oct 25, 2019
This “hauntingly-friendly” event is perfect for your pre-school and elementary school-aged children. The event features a nightly kid’s costume contest, fun games, cockroach painting, Dr. Diversity’s Mad Science Field Lab, and the Enchanted Train Ride. Their night of delights also includes live entertainment and the Columbian Park Kiddie Rides.
Trunk or Treat at the Village - Crown Point, IN - Oct 24, 2019
4-7pm at Crown Point Christian Village for trunk or treating, hot apple cider, photo booth, and more. This outdoor event is free.
Griffith Family YMCA Trunk or Treat - Griffith, IN - Oct 25, 2019
Trunk or treat in costume at the parking lot of the North parking lot of the Griffith YMCA
Indianapolis Halloween Bar Crawl - Indianapolis, IN - Oct 25 to Oct 26, 2019
Dress up and crawl the night away with drink specials, costume contest, and more at multiple venues for one price. Check in at your choice of three locations.
Downtown Trick or Treat - Terre Haute, IN - Oct 25, 2019
No tricks, just treats in downtown Terre Haute, with a monster mash dance party, refreshments, and trick or treating at more than 50 booths.
Howl”oween in the Dunes” - Chesterton, IN - Oct 26, 2019
4-9pm at Indiana Dunes State Park, with activities throughout the weekend. There is an entry fee to access the park.
Pumpkin Walk at the Downtown Crown Point Square - Crown Point, IN - Oct 26, 2019
10-2pm. Look for pumpkins in shop windows while trick-or-treating on the square during this annual event
Pumpkins in the Park - Hobart, IN - Oct 26, 2019
4-6pm. Decorate pumpkins, costume contest, candy, photo booths, DJ, train rides and more at Festival Park
Halloween Party at Howl - Indianapolis, IN - Oct 26, 2019
Howl at the Moon Indianapolis hosts another Halloween party with drink specials, games, and a costume contest.
Halloweentown - Lafayette, IN - Oct 26, 2019
3-6pm in downtown Lafayette, with pet parade and costume contest, local businesses handing out candy, DJ, refreshments, Thriller on the plaza, and more.
Trunk or Treat - South Bend, IN - Oct 29, 2019
5:30-7pm at the Studebaker Museum, with treats and a spooky scavenger hunt. Children must be in costume and accompanied by an adult