Are you ready to track down some fun events for Halloween 2018? 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.
Historic Irvington Halloween Festival - Indianapolis, IN - Sep 12 to Oct 27, 2018
6 weeks 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 4 to Oct 28, 2018
Thursdays through Sundays. Pumpkin town, round-go-merry (the carousel goes in reverse), spooky crafts, dance party, pumpkin bowlling and more
Grim-nasium Haunted House at the Children’s Museum - Indianapolis, IN - Oct 11 to Oct 31, 2018
Haunted house with a gymnesium theme, so you can cheer on your own phantom, surprises in the bleachers, and more. Lights-on hours are available.
Wild Zoo Halloween - Fort Wayne, IN - Oct 12 to Oct 28, 2018
The Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo is open from 10am to 5pm 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!
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.
Fright Night - Fort Wayne, IN - Oct 20, 2018
Canceled for 2018 due to weather. Zombie walk, spooktacular activities across the city, and more.
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
Friendly Feast with the Witches - Indianapolis, IN - Oct 21 to Oct 28, 2018
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!
Historic Irvington Halloween Festival - Indianapolis, IN - Oct 22 to Oct 27, 2018
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 24 to Oct 26, 2018
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. Our night of delights also includes live entertainment and the Columbian Park Kiddie Rides. Boo at the Zoo 2018 presented by Tempest Homes will be held October 24, 25, and 26 from 6:30-9:00 p.m. nightly.
Trunk or Treat at the Village - Crown Point, IN - Oct 25, 2018
4-7pm at Crown Point Christian Village for trunk or treating, hot apple cider, photo booth, and more. This outdoor event is free.
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.
Trunk or Treat - South Bend, IN - Oct 25, 2018
5:30-7pm at the Studebaker Museum, with treats and a spooky scavenger hunt. Children must be in costume and accompanied by an adult
Griffith Family YMCA Trunk or Treat - Griffith, IN - Oct 26, 2018
“Trunk” or treat in costume at the parking lot of the North parking lot of the Griffith YMCA
Halloween Party at Howl - Indianapolis, IN - Oct 26, 2018
Howl at the Moon Indianapolis hosts another Halloween party with drink specials, games, and a costume contest.
Haunted Halloween Happenings at Deming Park - Terre Haute, IN - Oct 26 to Oct 27, 2018
10/26 and 10/27 at Deming Park, with a haunted train and hayrides for $3
Downtown Trick or Treat - Terre Haute, IN - Oct 26, 2018
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 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.
“Howl”oween in the Dunes - Chesterton, IN - Oct 27, 2018
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 27, 2018
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 27, 2018
4-6pm. Decorate pumpkins, costume contest, candy, photo booths, DJ, train rides and more at Festival Park
Indianapolis Halloween Bar Crawl - Indianapolis, IN - Oct 27, 2018
Dress up and crawl the night away with drink specials, costume contest, and more at multiple venues for one price. Check in at Landshark.
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
Halloweentown - Lafayette, IN - Oct 27, 2018
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 - 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.