Indianapolis Halloween Parties, Events and Parades in 2020

Get ready for Halloween 2019, Indianapolis! It’s October and time to have some fall fun at a Halloween costume party or event. Choose from a wild adult party or some family friendly Halloween activities in Indianapolis, Indiana.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Past Events

Halloween Parties

The best parties of the year are on Halloween. Sexy costumes and open bars. What could be more fun? Pick out your Indianapolis costume party now:

Angels Appreciation Halloween Costume Party – Oct 20, 2017

Zombie Ball – Oct 21, 2017

Henny Halloween – Oct 27, 2017

Indianapolis Halloween Bar Crawl – Oct 27-28, 2017

Irvington Halloween Festival After-Party – Oct 28, 2017

Hennyween – Oct 28, 2017

Trap or Treat: Glow Edition – Oct 28, 2017

BooS and BooZe Halloween Party – Oct 28, 2017

Local Costume Stores

Halloween Events

Looking for Halloween activities or some non-party fun? Consider one of these Halloween events in Indianapolis.

Cursed Castle Haunted House at the Children’s Museum – Oct 7-31, 2017

Friendly Feast with the Witches – Oct 21, 2017

Historic Irvington Halloween Festival – October 21-28, 2017

Broad Ripple Zombie Walk – October 21, 2017

Zoo Boo – Thursday – Sunday in October 2017

Indianapolis Haunted HousesIndiana Ghost ToursPumpkin Patches

Halloween Parades

Halloween Pet Parade & Costume Contest – Oct 26, 2017

Trick or Treat Times (Beggars Night) Near Indianapolis

Avon – October 31 – 6-9 pm
Brownsburg – October 31 – 6-9 pm
Plainfield – October 31 – 6-9 pm
Fishers – October 31 – 6-8 pm
Noblesville – October 31 – 5:30-8:30 pm
Zionsville – October 31 – 5:30-8 pm
Columbus, IN – October 31 – 5-8 pm
Edinburgh – October 31 – 6-8 pm
Kokomo – October 31 – 6-8 pm
Lawrence – October 31 – 6-8 pm
Indianapolis – October 31 – 6-8 pm
Bloomington – October 31 – 5:30-8:30 pm

For more times in Central Indiana: click here.

More Indiana Halloween Events

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More Fall Activities near Indianapolis:
Apple Orchards
Indianapolis Haunted Houses
Ghost Tours
Thanksgiving in Indianapolis

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