Are you ready to track down some fun events for Halloween 2021? 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 Ohio.
At this point we have checked for 2020 dates on all events. Some websites are still holding off on releasing a date, whereas other websites have not been updated at all for this year. We leave the links up from previous events so you can check yourself if it hasn't updated yet.
All events showing 2020 dates need to be verified to confirm that changes to the schedule were not made by the organizers after publication here, due to COVID-19 (or weather or other conditions). We do not run these events, and would hate for anyone to go out of their way only to find the event had been canceled after releasing a date. Please click through to the event website to confirm! Be safe and have a great fall!
Halloween Howl - Kettering, OH - Oct 12, 2019
A morning of Halloween fun for preschoolers and their families including games, crafts, entertainment and much more.
Candy Crawl - Cleveland Heights, OH - Oct 18, 2019
Goblins, ghosts and characters galore will be out on Lee Road. The fun starts at 5pm and ends at 7pm.
Hauntaquarium - Cleveland, OH - Oct 18 to Oct 27, 2019
Bring the little buccaneers and join the Greater Cleveland Aquarium for a trick-or-treat pirate party. Search for treasure and enjoy magic, face painting, animal encounters, games, a deejayed dance party and so much more! Stay warm and dry during this not-so-spooky Halloween high seas adventure.
Boo-Tanical Bash - Cleveland, OH - Oct 18 to Oct 19, 2019
Enjoy all of the splendors of the season at Boo-tanical Bash at the Cleveland Botanical Garden. Trick-or-treat stations throughout the decorated gardens, games in the Hershey Children’s Garden, spooky science demonstrations from Dr. Mark, Music & Moves from the Beck Center, and much more.
Huber Heights Spooktacular Cruise In - Huber Heights, OH - Oct 19, 2019
Costumes encouraged, food trucks and local restaurants, door prizes, goodie bags, raffles.
Halloween on the Hill - Akron, OH - Oct 24, 2019
An afternoon of trick-or-treating, a coloring contest, costume contest and more, held at the Chapel Hill Mall.
Halloween Hullabaloo - Strongsville, OH - Oct 25, 2019
Dress in your costume and enjoy a family Halloween party at the Rec Center. There will be candy, games, inflatables, dancing, crafts, cookie decorating, plus hot dogs, chips and Halloween treats.
HalleBOOia - Columbus, OH - Oct 25, 2019
Annual Halloween concert featuring student vocalists and instrumentalists dressed in full Halloween attire. The concert is free and open to the public (early arrival is encouraged).
Official Cincinnati Halloween Bar Crawl - Cincinnati, OH - Oct 26, 2019
Crawl multiple bars with drink specials and great music for one price. Come get your BOOze on!
Amherst Halloween Parade - Amherst, OH - Oct 26, 2019
Children of all ages are invited to a Halloween Parade Party. Come join the Halloween fun of not so spooky stories, craft and library trick or treating. Wearing a costume is optional but will be great for parade pictures!
Trick or Treat at the Conservatory - Columbus, OH - Oct 26 to Oct 27, 2019
Wear your costume and visit trick-or-treat stations throughout the Conservatory biomes and The Scotts Miracle-Gro Foundation Children’s Garden. Remember to dress for the weather: stations are located both indoors and outside!
Boo Fest - Liberty Township, OH - Oct 26, 2019
Enjoy face painters, pumpkin decorating and live music, plus pet parade, magician, and trick-or-treating around Liberty Center.
Trick or Treat inside the Hartville Marketplace - Hartville, OH - Oct 26, 2019
Bring the kids for a fun day of indoor trick or treating throughout the Hartville Marketplace building! Free
Athens Halloween - Athens, OH - Oct 26, 2019
A free Halloween party in the home of Ohio University.
Trauma - Columbus, OH - Oct 30 to Nov 2, 2019
Halloween Hoopla - Swanton, OH - Nov 2, 2019
Canceled for 2020, look for their return in 2021! Normally: A family friendly event including trick or treating, games, straw maze, pedal cart races and more.