Ohio Halloween Events 2020

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 Ohio.

2018 events

HallZOOween - Cincinnati, OH - Oct 5 to Oct 27, 2019
Weekends at the Cincinnati Zoo feature trick or treat stations across the zoo, special animal encounters, magic shows, Hogwarts Express, Scare-osel and more! Kids are encouraged to wear costumes.

Boo at the Zoo – Columbus Zoo - Powell, OH - Oct 11 to Oct 27, 2019
Bring the whole family out to this merry-not-scary Halloween event.

HighBall - Columbus, OH - Oct 11 to Oct 12, 2019
Celebrating costumes and creativity over two nights on High Street.

Akron Boo at the Zoo - Akron, OH - Oct 12 to Oct 27, 2019
Dress your little ghosts and goblins in their costumes for everyone’s favorite non-scary Halloween event, Boo at the Zoo, presented by Acme Fresh Market. Bring your own bag or bucket to collect treats from 12 themed treat stations located throughout the zoo. There is a separately ticketed “Zoothing Boo at the Zoo” for those with special needs who need a more quiet atmosphere, for which they will open an hour early on the first day (Oct 12, 2019)

Halloween Howl - Kettering, OH - Oct 12, 2019
A morning of Halloween fun for preschoolers and their families including games, crafts, entertainment and much more.

Little Boo at the Zoo - Toledo, OH - Oct 17 to Oct 18, 2019
Little Boo is the pre-school pirates’ and princesses’ chance to delight without the fright! Toddlers and preschool aged children are invited to wear their Halloween costumes to trick or treat throughout the Zoo and enjoy puppet shows, strolling magic, character meet & greets, crafts and games sized just for them. Toledo Zoo has partnered with FARE as part of the Teal Pumpkin Project, so they will offer non-food treats as an option so all can enjoy the event safely and be able to receive a treat at EVERY station.

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.

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.

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.

Spooky Pooch Parade - Lakewood, OH - Oct 19, 2019
This one is for the dogs…but you’re invited, too. LakewoodAlive’s annual Spooky Pooch Parade brings the bark to Kauffman Park on from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. when dogs will rule the day in downtown Lakewood.

Halloween on the Hill - Akron, OH - Oct 24, 2019
An afternoon of Trick-or-Treating, a coloring contest, costume contest and a special visit from Spidey and Princess Beauty!

Halloween Charity Ball - Akron, OH - Oct 25, 2019
A big Akron Halloween Party

Halloween Treat Street - Deerfield Heights, OH - Oct 25, 2019
A spell-binding evening of fun for the whole family with trick or treating from store to store at Deerfield Towne Center.

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).

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.

Monsterfield Masquerade - Mansfield, OH - Oct 26, 2019
Downtown Trick or Treat in Mansfield with more than 75 participating merchants and the Halloween Parade.

Athens Halloween - Athens, OH - Oct 26, 2019
A free Halloween party in the home of Ohio University.

Trick or Treat inside the Marketplace - Hartville, OH - Oct 26, 2019
Bring the kids for a fun day of indoor trick or treating throughout the Marketplace building! Free

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.

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!

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!

Official Halloween Bar Crawl Columbus - Columbus, OH - Oct 26, 2019
Bar crawl organized by Elite Bar Crawls.

Amherst Halloween Parade - Amherst, OH - Oct 26, 2019
Children of all ages are invited to a Halloween Parade Party on Saturday, October 26th at 1:00 p.m. 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!

Findlay|Hancock County Halloween Parade - Findlay, OH - Oct 29, 2019
The parade is open to all Findlay and Hancock County groups, organizations, businesses, and schools.

Trauma - Columbus, OH - Oct 30 to Nov 2, 2019

Halloween Hoopla - Swanton, OH - Nov 2, 2019
A family friendly event including trick or treating, games, straw maze, pedal cart races and more.

Past Events

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Great Pumpkin Carve Out – Boardman, OH – Oct 13-15, 2017

Howloween Howl – Kettering, OH – Oct 14, 2017

Boo at the Zoo – Akron, OH – Oct 15, 21-22 & 28-29, 2017

Pumpkin Walk at Twilight – Youngstown, OH – Oct 15, 2017

Spooktacular Cruise In – Huber Heights, OH – Oct 15, 2017

Little Boo at the Zoo – Toledo, OH – Oct 19-20, 2017

Halloween Parade – Findlay, OH – Oct 24, 2017

Halloween Charity Ball – Akron, OH – Oct 27, 2017

Athens Halloween Block Party – Athens, OH – Oct 28, 2017

Hartville MarketPlace Trick or Treat – Hartville, OH – October 28, 2017

Boo Fest – Liberty Township, OH – Oct 28, 2017

Monsterfield Masquerade – Mansfield, OH – Oct 28, 2017

Halloween Hoopla – Swanton, OH – Oct 28, 2017

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