You know who loves Halloween? Your babysitter. Which means you may have to take the little ones out with you for some spooky fun. Here are 10 Family Friendly events sure to be scary good for both kids and parents alike.


Mister Richard & the Pound Hounds: A Halloween Concert

Orlando Repertory Theatre, Orlando

October 28

With sing-along tunes about fish, skunks, cool snakes, and Halloween fun, kid-favorites Mr. Richard & The Pound Hounds play great music for hip kids.

Screamin’ Green Hauntoween

Crayola Experience, Orlando

Through October 31

Create monster-rific crafts, snap spooktacular character photos, go on a themed scavenger hunt and trick or treat throughout the attraction!

Howl O’ Woof

Mennello Museum, Orlando

October 27

Both you and your pooch are encouraged to dress up for this first annual family-friendly event. There will trick-or-treating, a photo booth, costume contest, bobbing for apples pet pools, and more!

Screamin’ Green Hauntoween

Disney’s Magic Kingdom, Lake Buena Vista

Through November 1

The beloved Halloween event that take place in Magic Kingdom after-dark features unique entertainment like the Hocus Pocus Villain Spelltacular, the Boo-to-You Halloween Parade, and more. You’re encouraged in costume, but check the site for guidelines.

Trail of Jack-O-Lanterns & Ooky-Spooky Haunted House

Green Meadow’s Petting Farm, Kissimmee

Through October 29

Explore our impressive lighted trail of pumpkins set to music, then take a dare and visit a family-friendly haunted house.


Brick or Treat

Legoland, Winter Haven

Through October 31

The Halloween party #BuiltForKids returns featuring a LEGO lineup of spooky, kooky, brick-tacular activities and extended park hours.

Pumpkin Fest

Rising Star Ranch, Plant City

Through November 5

Activities for the whole family include a pumpkin patch with pumpkin carving/painting, hay rides, pony rides, bounces houses, and more!

5K Pumpkin Fun Run & Family Mile Walk

Freedom Lake Park, Pinellas Park

October 21

Bring the family out for an evening of fitness, fun, music, and food trucks! Participants are encouraged to dress up in their best Halloween-themed outfits or favorite costumes!

Boo Bash

Spectrum Field, Clearwater

October 31

All treats and no tricks at the ball field! This free Halloween celebration features interactive areas for kids, including games, hay rides, a costume parade on the field, and plenty of candy for everyone.

Halloween Spooktacular & Fall Festival

Treasure Bay Golf and Tennis, Treasure Island

October 28

Activities will include a costume contest, carnival games, moonwalks, spider mountain, bungee run, music, interactive games and entertainers, food and beverage concessions, a haunted hayride and spooky cemetery.

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