Louisiana Halloween Events 2018

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 Louisiana.

New Orleans Halloween

2018

Ghosts in the Oaks - New Orleans, LA - Oct 18 to Oct 21, 2018
Come on out to the Amusement Park & Storyland for this family friendly Halloween event with trick or treating, rides, arts & crafts, and pumpkin patch! Children of all ages enjoy balloon animals by Party Peeple, air-brush face painting by Pirate Ink and musical entertainment by Catalyst Event Solutions.

Boo at the Zoo - Baton Rouge, LA - Oct 20 to Oct 28, 2018
The Zoo invites participants to Boo at the Zoo, a merry-not-scary trick-or-treating extravaganza. Participants should wear their best costumes and visit treat stations throughout the Zoo, or wander through the merry-not-scary Hay Maze and Enchanted Swamp. Regular Zoo admission applies. Admission gates open 9:30am – 4:00pm. Grounds close at 5pm.

The Krewe of Boo - New Orleans, LA - Oct 20, 2018

Zoo Boo - Alexandria, LA - Oct 25 to Oct 27, 2018
Join in the fun at Central Louisiana’s biggest Halloween extravaganza. This family-friendly Halloween experience is three nights of spooktacular, scare-free fun! Enjoy Halloween activities for kids at the Festival Plaza, photo ops, and sweets and treats along the trick-or-treat trail through the Zoo.

LSUA Trick’r’Treat Street - Alexandria, LA - Oct 25, 2018
Families and children of all ages are invited to wear their best costume to haunt the campus and visit themed booths manned by faculty, staff, and students to trick-or-treat for candy and other goodies. Tickets are five dollars per person and can be purchased at the entrance to campus along Middleton Drive or in advance from LSUA Auxiliary Services located on the second floor of the Student Union.

St James Episcopal Day School Annual Fall Festival - Alexandria, LA - Oct 25, 2018
Gumbo, games, jumpers, cake walk, costume contest, and more

Oz Halloween - New Orleans, LA - Oct 25 to Oct 28, 2018

Tales along the Bayou - Alexandria, LA - Oct 26, 2018
Fun night of storytelling at the Kent Plantation House

Mirror Room Halloween Dance Party - Alexandria, LA - Oct 26, 2018
It’s Halloween and time to bring your best costumes out to The Mirror Room for their annual Halloween Dance Party! DJ will get the party started at 10pm! The Costume Contest is at 1am and they’ll be handing out prizes for the funniest, scariest, and sexiest Halloween costumes! Those three winners then compete for a Grand Prize!

Taboo Harley-Davidson Fready Friday - Alexandria, LA - Oct 26, 2018
All treats and no tricks at #TabooHarley’s Freaky Friday movie night! On October 26th, enjoy popcorn, candy, and a family favorite: Beetlejuice. They”ll be hosting this haunting evening at the Pre-Owned Harley-Davidson Supercenter for free! But be sure to bring your favorite lounge chair – seating is limited.

Bourbon Pub Halloween - New Orleans, LA - Oct 26 to Oct 28, 2018

Halloween Carnival - New Orleans, LA - Oct 26 to Oct 28, 2018
A benefit for Project Lazarus

Atlantis Ball - New Orleans, LA - Oct 26, 2018

Boo at the Zoo - New Orleans, LA - Oct 26 to Oct 28, 2018
A safe, fun-filled Halloween event for kids with trick-or-treat houses, a ghost train, haunted house, games and entertainment!

Brews and Boos - New Orleans, LA - Oct 26 to Oct 27, 2018
21+ event with live performances, costume contests, unlimited amusement rides, candy, open bars, and more

Park-a-Boo - Metairie, LA - Oct 26 to Oct 28, 2018
Park-A-Boo is a 3 day Halloween Festival primarily for children under 13 years to costume and enjoy the Halloween season. Multiple attractions allow a variety of activities that are age appropriate for families to enjoy together, including the Boo House, treat street, face painting, characters, live entertainment and more.

Van Gogh Gala - Alexandria, LA - Oct 27, 2018
Cirque de van Gogh is this year’s gala theme. Feel the mystique of the magician, the charades of the clown – let yourself be drawn by the music and the mystery of le carnaval. Since ancient times the brotherhood of the circus has fascinated audiences with its folklore, funfair, freaks and side shows! You’re cordially invited to attend River Oaks 2018 Cirque de van Gogh, a Venetian carnival inspired event!

Pineville High School Trunk or Treat - Pineville, LA - Oct 27, 2018
5-7pm, collect treats at the high school

BR Halloween Parade - Baton Rouge, LA - Oct 27, 2018
Parade through downtown. Dress in costume and bring a canned good for the Greater Baton Rouge Food Bank

CyPhaCon Halloween Pub Crawl - Lake Charles, LA - Oct 27, 2018
Pub crawl in downtown Lake Charles

Boo at the Zoo - Monroe, LA - Oct 27, 2018
Boorasic World themed. Wear your best costumes and visit treat stations throughout the zoo. Enjoy costume contests, games, and candy.

Endless Night - New Orleans, LA - Oct 27, 2018

Crawloween - New Orleans, LA - Oct 27 to Oct 28, 2018

Trunk or Treat at Gateway Baptist Church - Ball, LA - Oct 28, 2018
5:30-7:30pm – treats, activities, food, music and more, plus door prizes

Fall Festival and Trunk or Treat - Deville, LA - Oct 28, 2018
Collect treats and enjoy activities

Fall Festival & Trunk or Treat - Lake Charles, LA - Oct 28, 2018
5-7pm, bring a donation of canned food for entry

Bolton High School Trunk or Treat - Alexandria, LA - Oct 30, 2018
$2 or 2 canned food items

Spooktacular Mall-o-ween - Alexandria, LA - Oct 31, 2018
Costumes, treats, and candy galore. Children 10 and under please. Participating stores, starting at 5pm until supplies last

Trunk or Treat at St Michael’s Episcopal Church - Pineville, LA - Oct 31, 2018
Come collect treats in the parking lot from 5-7pm

Halloween Hullabaloo - Baton Rouge, LA - Oct 31, 2018
Food, trick or treating, inflatables, games, face painting, balloon artists, petting zoo and more, form 6-8pm at the Brec Hooper Rd Sports Park.

Children’s Museum: Halloween - Lake Charles, LA - Oct 31, 2018
Join them in their ArtSpace from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. for Spooky Crafts! Don’t forget to stop by during the Candy Crawl! Exhibits will close at 5 p.m.

Trunk or Treat at Henning Memorial United Methodist Church - Sulphur, LA - Oct 31, 2018
5-7pm

Trunk or Treat @ Sale St Baptist Church - Lake Charles, LA - Oct 31, 2018
5:30-7:30

Trunk or Treat - Sulphur, LA - Oct 31, 2018
6-8pm

Library Fall Festival - Rapides Parish, LA - Oct 31, 2018
Camp out with a book! Head to your nearest Rapides Parish library location in costume for crafts and candy!

2017 Events

Lost Hollows Haunted Attraction – Lake Charles, LA – Oct 13 – 28, 2017

Boo at the Zoo – Baton Rouge, LA – Oct 21 – 29, 2017

Canines in Costumes at Compton Park – Alexandria, LA – Oct 24, 2017

Willy Wonka’s Harvest Fest – Pineville, LA – Oct 25, 2017

Zoo Boo – Alexandria, LA – Oct 26 – 28, 2017

LSUA Trick ‘r’ Treat Street – Alexandria, LA – Oct 26, 2017

Fall Family Festival – Pineville, LA – Oct 26, 2017

St James Episcopal Day School Annual Fall Festival – Alexandria, LA – Oct 26, 2017

NMRC’s Halloween Classic – Alexandria, LA – Oct 27, 2017

Tales along the Bayou – Alexandria, LA – Oct 27, 2017

Slinkee’s Family Fun Center Halloween Party – Alexandria, LA – Oct 27, 2017

Rock N’ Bowl Costume Party – Alexandria, LA – Oct 27, 2017

Mirror Room Halloween Dance Party – Alexandria, LA – Oct 27, 2017

Trunk or Treat – Alexandria, LA – Oct 28, 2017

FUMC Alexandria Fall Fun Fest – Alexandria, LA – Oct 28, 2017

Taboo Harley-Davidson Zombie Ride – Alexandria, LA – Oct 28, 2017

Zombie Make Up Workshop – Alexandria, LA – Oct 28, 2017

Halloween Hustle 5K and 1Mile Fun Run and Trick or Treat – Alexandria, LA – Oct 28, 2017

Zombie Walk – Alexandria, LA – Oct 28, 2017

Van Gogh Gala’s A Gothic Evening on the Bayou – Alexandria, LA – Oct 28, 2017

Boo at the Zoo – Monroe, LA – Oct 28, 2017

CyPhaCon Halloween Pub Crawl – Lake Charles, LA – Oct 28, 2017

BR Halloween Parade – Baton Rouge, LA – Oct 28, 2017

Castle Jackson Halloween – Shreveport, LA – Oct 28, 2017

ZombieBOO at the Zoo – Monroe, LA – Oct 28, 2017

Haunted Nature Trail at Black Bayou – Monroe, LA – Oct 28, 2017

Children’s Museum: Halloween – Lake Charles, LA – Oct 28 & 31, 2017

Halloween Costume Contest and Party – Lake Charles, LA – Oct 28, 2017

Spirits Food & Friends: Movies on the Green (Hocus Pocus) – Alexandria, LA – Oct 29, 2017

Trunk or Treat at University United Methodist Church – Lake Charles, LA – Oct 29, 2017

Fall Festival & Trunk or Treat – Lake Charles, LA – Oct 29, 2017

Carnival of Treat – Lake Charles, LA – Oct 30, 2017

Library Fall Festival – All Rapides Parish Library Branches – Oct 31, 2017

Alexandria Mall Spooktacular – Alexandria, LA – Oct 31, 2017

Spooktacular Mall-o-ween – Lake Charles, LA – Oct 31, 2017

Trunk or Treat @ Sale St Baptist Church – Lake Charles – Oct 31, 2017

Painting Pumpkins – Vinton, LA – Oct 21, 2016

YA Halloween-O-Rama – Sulphur, LA – Oct 27, 2016

Gumbo Cook-off/Trunk or Treat – Lake Charles, LA – Oct 28, 2016

Texas Longhorn Halloween Bash – Lake Charles, LA – Oct 29, 2016

Spooktacular Fun Run – DeQuincy, LA – Oct 29, 2016

Iowa Trunk or Treat – Iowa, LA – Oct 30, 2016

Halloween Hullabaloo – Iowa, LA – Oct 31, 2016

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