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.
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
Trunk or Treat @ Sale St Baptist Church - Lake Charles, LA - Oct 31, 2018
Trunk or Treat - Sulphur, LA - Oct 31, 2018
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!
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