Philadelphia Halloween Parties, Events and Parades in 2022

Get ready for Halloween 2022! It’s October and time to have some full fun at a Halloween costume party or event. Choose from a wild adult party or some family friendly Halloween activities in Philadelphia.

2022 events

Witch Craft Beer Crawl - Philadelphia, PA - Oct 23, 2019
Let East Passyunk Avenue cast its spell on you during the 10th Annual Witch CRAFT Beer Crawl! Enjoy seasonal craft beers at close to 20 bars and restaurants along the Avenue. Online tickets are $6.66 and include $4 beer specials from Founders Brewing Company, a witch hat and a Witch Craft stamp card. Tickets purchased in-person at registration are $10. Earn stamps by purchasing a craft beer, food or other beverage at participating locations. Collect five or more stamps to be entered to win a gift certificate prize package worth $300+ with runner up prizes from our brewer and bars!

South Street Pumpkin Fest - Philadelphia, PA - Oct 26, 2019
PumpkinFest takes over Second Street’s Headhouse Plaza between Pine and South Streets, with live music, shopping, seasonal bites and brews, straw bale maze, live performances, horse and wagon hay rides, face painting, pumpkin decorating and more. South Street businesses will open their doors for trick or treating (children 12 and under). PumpkinFest is free, with food, drink and shopping pay-as-you-go.

Nightmare Before Tinsel - Philadelphia, PA - Sep 17 to Oct 31, 2021
The bar owner behind glittery Christmas pop-up Tinsel, is getting ready to debut Nightmare Before Tinsel, a Halloween-themed bar with a zombie wall, a room of 1,001 eyes, spider webs, and other creepy decor perfect for Instagram photo ops. It’s at 116 S. 12th Street, where Tinsel is also held. The address was a jewelry store for more than a century, so perhaps there are some old-timey diamond-clad ghosts inside. Dates are approximate, please double-check before heading over!

Witch Craft Beer Crawl - Philadelphia, PA - Oct 23, 2019
Grab your broomstick and fly around East Passyunk Avenue during the annual Witch CRAFT Beer Crawl, from 5:30pm to 9:30pm, with registration at Garage Passyunk (1231 East Passyunk). Up to 500 witches will enjoy seasonal craft beers bubbling up in cauldrons at more than a dozen bars and restaurants.

Slasher Halloween Party - Philadelphia, PA - Oct 26, 2019
Annual party at the Twisted Tail

Halloween at Barcade - Philadelphia, PA - Oct 26, 2019

Lambertville Halloween Parade - Lambertville, NJ - Oct 27, 2019
One of the oldest Halloween parades in NJ.

Fairmount Halloween Festival & Parade - Philadelphia, PA - Oct 27, 2019
Come in costume and enjoy a FREE annual Halloween event with even more festive-fun included! Make-n-take art stations will be in full swing

Halloween Tot Parade - Philadelphia, PA - Oct 31, 2019
Modifications for 2020: Parade is canceled but Spruce Hill Community Association is discussing alternative Halloween fun – visit their Facebook page to find out what they plan! Normally: Tots and their parents/guardians are invited to the annual Spruce Hill Halloween Parade and Party. The parade will kick off at 4:30 p.m. at 45th and Larchwood, but gathering will begin at 4 p.m. The parade ends on “Little Osage” (4200 block of Osage Ave.), where the tots will be treated to cider, baked goods and other treats provided by neighbors and local businesses.

Haunted Brewery Bash - Philadelphia, PA - Nov 1, 2019
Held at Manayunk Brewing Company. If craft beer, a great crowd, and a hauntingly good time is what you are looking for, you are in luck with Manayunk’s largest party! Party it up with two floors of entertainment & DJs, a heated covered outdor patio, and tons of new friends. Drink specials, VIP Open Bar, and an amazing costume contest.

Scarecrow Festival - Lahaska, PA - Sep 6 to Oct 30, 2021
For 2021, visit scarecrows around the village all season long, with a scarecrow making workshops and other Halloween fun in late October. Normally: A weekend of fall family fun including scarecrow-making workshops, pumpkin painting, live musical entertainment and children’s activities.

Halloween Spooktacular at Sesame Street - Langhorne, PA - Sep 18 to Nov 7, 2021
Come in costume and celebrate silly, not-too-spooky fun at The Count’s Halloween Spooktacular® at Sesame Place, held on select dates from September 20 through November 3. Guests can swing, fly and cruise on Count von Count-themed mechanical rides, enjoy special Halloween-themed shows, trick-or-treat around the park, explore a maze, participate in a scavenger hunt, decorate pumpkins, decorating and see everyone’s favorite furry friends dressed up in costume, both around the park and in a parade

Halloween Haunt at Dorney Park - Allentown, PA - Sep 18 to Oct 30, 2021
Every corner is cursed with haunted scare mazes, scare zones and live (or maybe not live) entertainment. Hordes of hungry zombies and blood-thirsty vampires eagerly await you – their next meal. And those wicked screams! There’s just no escaping them. Add world-class thrill rides that instill a brand of fear all their own and you’ve got an extreme, supreme Halloween event and – dare we say it? – FUN. They’ll scare the living daylights out of you, but it’s an AMAZING night and one of the Pennsylvania’s best things to do for Halloween.

Not So Spooky Halloween Drive-Thru at Sesame Place - Langhorne, PA - Sep 28 to Oct 27, 2021
With dazzling new enhancements, new décor, millions of flickering lights, and a special soundtrack, Sesame Place’s Not-Too-Spooky Halloween Drive-Thru is better than ever! From the comfort of your own vehicle, journey through a family-friendly, Halloween themed extravaganza!

Scarecrow Walk & Design Contest - Philadelphia, PA - Oct 2 to Oct 31, 2021
13th year. This year participants may create a scarecrow for the theme: Fairy Tale ‘Crows. All entries will be on display on Scarecrow Walk at Morris Arboretum for almost four weeks.

Great Pumpkin Carve - Chadds Ford, PA - Oct 14 to Oct 16, 2021
This annual tradition is a three day event in October with over 60 local artists carving giant pumpkins. The pumpkins will be lit after the carving is completed and then displayed all three nights-Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Treat yourself to great food and fall treats offered by area eateries, enjoy live music, hayrides, a haunted trail and more.

Boo at the Zoo – Philadelphia - Philadelphia, PA - Oct 16 to Oct 31, 2021
Philadelphia Zoo’s annual Boo at the Zoo extravaganza returns for THREE spooky weekends. Bring your family and little ones for a day of spooky adventures, including trick-or-treat safari, Extinction Graveyard, fall food offerings throughout the zoo’s snack bars, hay bale maze, giant pumpkin wall and more!

Hallowqueen Drag Brunch - Philadelphia, PA - Oct 24, 2021
Brittany Lynn’s Drag Mafia takes the stage for their spookiest show yet! Dress to impress, prizes will be awarded to the sexiest, scariest, best duo and best overall costumes!

Halloween Party at Howl – Philadelphia - Philadelphia, PA - Oct 29, 2021
Howl at the Moon Philadelphia hosts another Halloween party with drink specials, games, and a costume contest.

Wicked at Xfinity Live - Philadelphia, PA - Oct 29, 2021
5 parties under one roof! Let your inner evil come out this Halloween at Xfinity Live! at Philly’s hottest and biggest Halloween-night party of the year – WICKED. Sin your way through multiple amazing party locations under one roof with multiple outdoor patios and more — all ready for you & your friends to see!

Mischief at the Mutter - Philadelphia, PA - Oct 29, 2021
A precarious party full of marvel and fright is brewing at the Mütter for another night. Enjoy tasty drinks from the bar and view the collections, but watch out for the spirits or you may need some protection! Keep specters at bay with your festive disguises, but don’t be shocked if the Mütter holds a few scary surprises…

Phoenixville Halloween Parade and Fall Festival - Phoenixville, PA - Oct 30, 2021
Annual Halloween costume party, costume contest (K-12 and family groups), trunk or treat, live music and more, in Reeves Park

Fall Fest and Spooky Saturday - Philadelphia, PA - Oct 30, 2021
East Passyunk Avenue BID invites you and your family for a double dose of spooktacular fun! Bring the whole family out for a Fall Fest and Spooky Saturday. Look for free activities for kids, adults and Fido too! Shop from dozens of crafters, enjoy fall fare, and explore events all along East Passyunk Avenue.

Halloween in Manayunk - Manayunk, PA - Oct 30, 2021
Halloween in Manayunk offers a fun and safe way to celebrate Halloween on Main Street! From the kids and pets costume parade in Pretzel Park, to trick-or-treating at your favorite businesses, there is a variety of activities for families to celebrate the holiday!

Trick or Treat Trail - Philadelphia, PA - Oct 30, 2021
Held at Franklin Square in Philadelphia.

PEX Halloween Ball - Philadelphia, PA - Oct 30, 2021
For 2021 – #15 – The PEXie Horror Picture Show at Line Ave – Step through a time warp for a night that you will remember for a very long time in the rock ‘n roll, rock-opera world of a gender-bending bear – and his time warped plans.

Nightmare on Broad Street - Philadelphia, PA - Oct 30, 2021
Held at Xfinity Live.

Dracula’s Ball - Philadelphia, PA - Oct 30, 2021
Postponed to future date (TBD).

Trunk or Treat at Limerick Community Park - Limerick, PA - Oct 30, 2021
Enjoy an afternoon at the park in a safe trick or treating setting with local businesses and organizations.

Philadelphia Halloween Parties

The best parties of the year are on Halloween. Sexy costumes and open bars. What could be more fun? Pick out your costume party from among the list of Halloween parties in Philadelphia.

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More Fall Activities near Philadelphia:
Apple Orchards
Philadelphia Haunted Houses
Ghost Tours
Thanksgiving in Philadelphia

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