Maryland Halloween Events 2022

Are you ready to track down some fun events for Halloween 2022? We have put together one of the largest calendars of Halloween events in the United States for you. We’ve located 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 Maryland.

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Happy Halloween! We hope you had fun with all the events we found! Check the festival pages for more 2022 events near you leading up to Thanksgiving and the beginning of December. See you next year for more Halloween fun!
Many have been canceled or their websites were not updated for this year. Please double-check the event organizer's websites before heading over to any events in case of any changes or cancellations.

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2022 Events

Washington County Playhouse -Veronica’s Room - Hagerstown, MD - Sep 16 to Oct 23, 2022
This chilling mystery thriller by the author of Rosemary’s Baby explores the thin line between fantasy and reality, madness and murder. Students Susan and Larry find themselves as guests enticed to the Brabissant mansion by it’s dissolute caretakers the lonely Mackeys. The Mackeys are struck by Susan’s strong resemblance to Veronica Brabissant, the long- dead daughter of the family for whom they work.

Halloween Eye Spy Trains - Rockville, MD - Oct 1 to Oct 30, 2022
Great for families of all ages, Montgomery Parks’ Cabin John Miniature Train and the Wheaton Miniature Train will take a ride through “Trainslyvania.”

Halloween Comicfest - , MD - Oct 1 to Oct 31, 2022
Virtual for 2022. Normally: Comic shops aroung the US give away comics – the event website has a list of participating comic shops so you can find one near you

Middletown Scarecrow March - Middletown, MD - Oct 15, 2022
One of the best local traditions in the area, local citizens, families, businesses, and classrooms of all ages vie with each other for creating a scarecrow like no other! Year after year, be amazed at the results! Come share in the fun and judging on Saturday! Scarecrows will delight the entire family and stay marching down Main until Halloween.

Spooky Skull Hike - Colesville, MD - Oct 16, 2022
Can you find the animal skulls hidden in the woods? On this self-guided hike, you’ll walk a short loop in search of skulls, and use clues to identify them. Stop by any time during program hours, and pick up a clue sheet. Get a Halloween treat after identifying all the skulls (or for wearing a costume)!

Wine and Ghost Spirits at Catoctin Breeze Vineyard - Thurmont, MD - Oct 21, 2022
Enjoy wine at Catoctin Breeze Vineyard while listening to tales of local ghosts with a Ghost Teller from Gettysburg Ghost Tours, told around the fire

Halloween in the Garden - Dowell, MD - Oct 22, 2022
Trick or treating from 10-4pm. $5 per person – advanced tickets required for members and nonmembers. Proceeds benefit local charities

Not So Scary Halloween Party - Monrovia, MD - Oct 22, 2022
Adventure Park USA will be transformed into a home for happy haunts, creating a spectacular and innocently spooky time for all ages. Both indoor and outdoor attractions will be open for double the fun. Family-favorite cartoon characters will wander the park meeting guests and taking pictures. Dress up in your best costume for the not-so-scary occasion with trick-or-treating at 8:45pm. Buy online to save $10!

Great Halloween Lantern Parade - Baltimore, MD - Oct 22, 2022
Each year on the last Saturday of October, the day begins with a family Halloween festival, featuring an adorable kids costume contest, lantern making, hayrides, yoga, live music, an arts & crafts market, and more. Local food trucks and a beer garden provie a place for families and friends spread a picnic blanket and enjoy the afternoon.

Trick or Treat at the Square - Baltimore, MD - Oct 22, 2022
Among the treats for families: music, a Monster Mash dance lesson and performance, surprises from Square merchants, food and drink specials, a costume contest (18 and under), pumpkin decorating (free while supplies lasts), new trunk-or-treating from community members and more!

AVAM’s Free Fall Halloween Celebration - Baltimore, MD - Oct 27, 2022
FREE Museum admission. Boos and ghouls of all ages are invited to create their own spooky house at AVAM’s annual Free Fall Halloween Celebration! Build a custom spooky house with halloween findings. All supplies and spooky bits provided. All ages welcome.

Trick or Treat through History - Frederick, MD - Oct 28 to Oct 29, 2022
Held at Rose Hill Manor Park & Museums. Bring a bag to collect treats from costumed historical characters

ZooBOOO! – Maryland Zoo - Baltimore, MD - Oct 29 to Oct 30, 2022
Come celebrate Halloween and the fall season with the Maryland Zoo’s annual ZooBOOO! festival. There will be games, prizes, contests, live entertainment and FREE trick-or-treating!

Downtown Halloween Party - Brunswick, MD - Oct 29, 2022
They are offering a Halloween House Decorating Contest for families to drive around and check out instead. See the website for more details. This popular event in historic downtown Brunswick features trick-or-treating, costume contest with prizes, hayride, and the grand finale group “Thriller” dance. Come in costume!

Pumpkin Trolley Fest - Colesville, MD - Oct 29, 2022
Pumpkin TrolleyFest includes Halloween crafts (and learn about street car signal lights), ride an antique street car, and take advantage of photo ops!

Halloween in Downtown Frederick - Frederick, MD - Oct 29, 2022
10-12pm. Great for families and kids of all ages. Costumes are encouraged, though not required. You can paint your own pumpkin, stop by a craft station, and trick-or-treat at more than 50 downtown businesses while supplies last!

Howl-O-Ween Dog Costume Parade - Hagerstown, MD - Oct 29, 2022
10-2pm at Fairgrounds Park. Dress your pup and compete for prizes, plus vendors, giveaways, and more

South Baltimore Halloween Bash - Baltimore, MD - Oct 29, 2022
Music, pumpkin painting, crafts, games, food, beer & wine and more! All kids can get a book at the Book Nook

Alsatia Mummers Parade - Hagerstown, MD - Oct 29, 2022
Spectators can enjoy the Mummers’ Parade almost anywhere along side the parade route.

Halloween Party – Power Plant Live - Baltimore, MD - Oct 29, 2022
Don’t miss this epic sell-out Halloween bash paying tribute to the most famous faces in horror across 8+ venues.

Halloween at Annapolis Towne Centre: Fall Fest and Trick or Treat - Annapolis, MD - Oct 30, 2022
Fall fest with activities like pumpkin painting, trick or treat, hay maze, train ride, and more

Halloween Parade - Havre de Grace, MD - Oct 30, 2022
Modifications for 2022: Costume contest and trick or treating at local businesses from 4-6pm. Normally: HdG Recreation Committee presents the annual Havre de Grace Halloween parade. Meet at the corner of Washington Street and Congress Ave, dressed in costume. Registration 6:00, the parade begins at 6:30. Come early or stay late…Trick or Treat in participating business from 4-8 pm!

Devil’s Crawl - Baltimore, MD - Oct 30, 2022
Creep through multiple venues and TREAT your way into the area’s top bars and restaurants at Power Plant Live! Dress to impress, to scare, and to dance! $5 Parking (with validation from Power Plant Live) in Pier 5 Garage starting at 7pm.

Hampden HalloweenFest - Baltimore, MD - Oct 31, 2022
The event, sponsored by the merchants of historic Hampden, was created to encourage handmade artistry and creativity in Halloween costume design across all ages. Costumed children and adults are encouraged to go shop-to-shop for Trick-or-Treating from 5-6 p.m. with participating merchants along 36th Street, northward up Falls Road, and southward down Chestnut Avenue.

Past Events

Mall-O-Ween - Hagerstown, MD - Oct 24, 2019
Trick or treat at Valley Mall merchants at 5pm. Free, you can register on Eventbrite via the Ticket link above.

Murder at the Mansion Dessert Theater at the Kentlands Mansion - Gaithersburg, MD - Oct 25 to Oct 27, 2019
Canceled for 2021, look for their return in 2022. Normally: Theater with desserts – each year with a different theme. Guests will enjoy a fun evening with a buffet of sweet treats. A cash bar will be available for those 21 & older. Photo ID required for alcohol sales. Recommended for 15+.

Halloween Celebration at Westview Promenade - Frederick, MD - Oct 26, 2019
11-1pm. Trick or treating at the promenade plus crafts, games, and costumed characters.

Ultimate Halloween Party - Baltimore, MD - Oct 26, 2019
Canceled for 2021, look for their return in 2022.

Trunk or Treat - Hagerstown, MD - Oct 27, 2019
6-8:30pm at the Church of the Nazerene

Carve and Candy - Havre de Grace, MD - Oct 25, 2020
Carve or paint a pumpkin with a decoy carver, “Trick or Treat” your way through the Decoy Museum, and enjoy other seasonal games and activities. $5/child

For more Halloween fun in Maryland, check out our pages for these classic fall activities:
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