North Carolina Halloween Events 2019

Are you ready to track down some fun events for Halloween 2019? 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 North Carolina.

2018 Events

Scarecrow Hollow - Belmont, NC - Oct 1 to Oct 27, 2019
Discover scarecrows carefully crafted by community members that are now residing in Lost Hollow throughout October!

Track or Treat Halloween Express - New Hill, NC - Oct 12 to Oct 26, 2019
Celebrate Halloween at New Hope Valley.

Hero Run 5K - Charlotte, NC - Oct 19, 2019
Come run in your favorite Super Hero costume to show your support for all of the armed forces! Don’t have a costume? Don’t worry! All are welcome to come raise money for local heroes.

Halloween Party at Howl - Charlotte, NC - Oct 25, 2019
Howl at the Moon Charlotte hosts another Halloween party with drink specials, games, and a costume contest.

Halloween Phantasmagoria - Durham, NC - Oct 25, 2019
Explore historical concepts of Spiritualism, awe, and wonder from the 19th century at Duke Homestead. You are invited to wander the property to see what wonders you can find. Appropriate for all ages. (No experiences are designed to scare!) Participation will require walking and standing on uneven terrain. Bring your own flashlight!

Zombiepalooza - Cary, NC - Oct 25, 2019
Zombies will once again rise downtown at The Cary Theater. The 3rd annual Zombiepalooza features local filmmakers’ zombie short films on a huge outdoor screen downtown. This event is FREE!

Ray’s Haunted Carnival and Haunted Tour - Charlotte, NC - Oct 25, 2019
A spook-tacular haunted tour and/or kid-friendly carnival in the gym. Family friendly costumes are welcomed and encouraged!

Ghoulash - Greensboro, NC - Oct 26, 2019
Ghoulash! is an annual festival featuring fall and Halloween themed activities led by the Greensboro Youth Council (GYC) in partnership with Greensboro Downtown Parks Inc. The free event is held in downtown Greensboro each October. The festival is a family-friendly and spooktacular afternoon full of games, inflatables, face-painting, candy, and more.

Howl-O-Ween Harvest Ball - Raleigh, NC - Oct 26, 2019
The QDR Howl-O-Ween Harvest Ball has a tradition of helping homeless animals find forever homes.

Kooky Spooky Halloween Party - Raleigh, NC - Oct 26, 2019
Wear a costume for a ghoulish good time! Experience the magic of Marbles after dark at this family-friendly Halloween spooktacular with activities like Ghoul School, Mad Scientist Lab, Monster Mash Dance Party and more!

Day of the Dead 5K - Raleigh, NC - Oct 26, 2019
5K race along with art, food, music, dancing, and local beer as part of the celebration.

Halloweenfest - Brevard, NC - Oct 26, 2019
One of Brevard, NC’s premier festivals, it’s sure to be a day of great fun, costumes, vendors, and celebration! Where else but Transylvania County!

Raleigh Zombie Walk - Raleigh, NC - Oct 26, 2019
Lumber, lurch, limp, and crawl your way through the streets of Raleigh in search of brains! This horde of the undead will meet up at Imurj and make their way through the streets of downtown.

Not Too Spooky Haunted Hall - , NC - Oct 26, 2019
Prepare to be not-so-scared at the NASCAR Hall of Fame this Halloween. Champ the Cheetah transforms the Hall of Fame into the Not-Too-Spooky Haunted Hall, complete with trick-or-treating, a pumpkin patch, games with prizes and more!

Night at the Creepy Museum - Gastonia, NC - Oct 26, 2019
Enjoy an eerie evening in the museum after dark! Trek through the darkened galleries including PNC Bank feature exhibit, Creepy Nature. Plus, meet weird characters, see live haunting creatures, and hear ghost stories under the stars in the planetarium. Creepy, not scary, and fun for the entire family!

Running Scared 5 Miler - Charlotte, NC - Oct 26, 2019
Don’t miss the Running Scared 5 Miler and Monster Mile presented by SportPort, showcasing uptown Charlotte on October 27, 2018. Instead of embracing Halloween with a mouthful of fun-size Snickers, don your costume and lace up your running shoes. Our local 5 Miler or Monster Mile is as fine a place as any for your giant banana suit and becomes a high-speed parade of superheroes, zombies, and foam beer bottles. Costume Contest, performance shirts, custom bibs, finisher medals, etc. Following the running events, there will be food trucks, beer, kids’ area with face painting, and entertainment.

Downtown Concord Candy Crawl - Concord, NC - Oct 31, 2019
Local merchants provide trick-or-treating and family-friendly entertainment on Union Street in Downtown Concord.

Boogeyman Bar Crawl - Raleigh, NC - Nov 2, 2019
Organized group assignments, pro photographers, videographers, free souvenir photo booth, and 5 bar rotations with liquor shooters, games and prizes to keep the party going and make it easy to interact with lots of new faces and make lots of new friends.

Geek Gala - Charlotte, NC - Nov 2, 2019
The geekiest Halloween party in the Carolinas. This year’s theme is Geeky Tiki Slumber Party-Rama.

Past Events

Track or Treat Halloween Express – New Hill, NC – Oct 14, 21 & 28, 2017

Ghoulash – Greensboro, NC – Oct 21, 2017

Batty Battleship’s Halloween Bash – Wilmington, NC – Oct 24, 2017

Halloween Phantasmagoria – Durham, NC -Oct 27, 2017

Zombiepalooza – Cary, NC – Oct 27, 2017

Halloween in Old Salem – Winston-Salem, NC -Oct 27-29, 2017

Howl-O-Ween Harvest Ball – Raleigh, NC – Oct 28, 2017

Kooky Spooky Halloween Party – Raleigh, NC – Oct 28, 2017

Day of the Dead 5K – Raleigh, NC – Oct 28, 2017

Monsters Ball – Raleigh, NC – Oct 28, 2017

Halloweenfest – Brevard, NC – Oct 28, 2017

Raleigh Zombie Walk – Raleigh, NC – Oct 28, 2017

Boogeyman Bar Crawl – Raleigh, NC – Oct 28, 2017

Trick or Trot – Wilmington, NC – Oct 28, 2017

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