Austin area Halloween Happenings

Boos of 2023!
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BOO Y'all! Enjoy the season of tricks, treats and scares in the Austin area! Have a Happy Spooktacular Halloween!

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Austin Boos

Fantastic Fest 2023 / Alamo Drafthouse
Horror, Fantasy , Sci Fi, Action and Fantastic movies
1120 S Lamar Blvd, ATX / 9/21 - 9/28

Pumpkin Nights / Pioneer Farms - Austin
Family friendly trail of hundreds of hand-carved pumpkins
10621 Pioneer Farms Drive, ATX 78754 / 9/21 - 10/30

Boo at the Zoo Nights / Austin Zoo
10/7 & 10/8, 10/13 & 10/14, 10/20 & 10/21, 10/27 & 10/28
10808 Rawhide Tr., ATX 78736
See the animals at night, Haunted Train & Haunted House

Austin Symphany Orchestra's Halloween Children's Concert
Sunday 10/22 @ The Long Center @ 3p
701 W. Riverside Dr., ATX 78704

The Arboretum / Boo & Brew
Candy Crawl Trick or Treat, costumes welcome, DJ & more
Saturday 10/28 / 4p-6p

Mexic-Arte Museum’s 40th Annual Viva La Vida Festival and Parade
Saturday 10/28 @ 4th & Congress Avenue
Grand Procession @ 12p. Festival activities 12p-6p.
Austin’s largest Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) event. Free Admission!

The Annual Dia de Los Muertos Fireworks Celebration
Tuesday 10/31 Austin Halloween / Behind Krieg Field
Planet K Fireworks

Austin Ghosts
Tours meet at the front entrance of Downtown Omni Hotel at 205 E 8th St., at the corner of 8th and Brazos.

Diagen Alley Austin / Harry Potter House on hiatus during 2023 to reimagine for 2024. Slaughter Lane and Bungalow in Vintage Place across from the park.

Escape Hour Austin / Escape Room
2113 Wells Branch Pkwy Suite 4300, ATX

Fatal Fear Haunted House / Back to the Slashers
3509 Cowden Dr. ATX 78732

House of Torment
2632 Ridgepoint Dr, ATX 78754

Horror for the Holidays / BOT
Saturday 12/2 & Sunday 12/3
Palmer Events Center 900 Barton Springs Road, ATX 78704
Holiday Art & Gift Bazaar for horror fans with hordes of vendors

Howl-O-Ween Boo-tackular Ear Candy

Belton Boos

The Beltonian Theatre Haunted House
219 East Central Ave Belton, TX 76513
Adult & Kid friendly Haunts

Buda Boos

Boo-da Halloween
Saturday 10/28 @ TBA @ Buda Amphitheater & City Park
100 San Antonio St., Buda,TX

Cedar Park Boos

Hill Country Halloween Half Marathon
Saturday 10/28. Details coming!

Georgetown Boos

Ghosts of the Georetown Square 2022
10/6 & 10/7, 10/13 & 10/14 & 10/27
Williamson Museum Georgetown Square
716 S. Austin Ave.Georgetown, TX 78626

Kyle Boos

Halloween October Contests
Pet Costume / Pumpkin Carving / Children Costume / Costume Contest
Dates vary starting October 1

Halloween Movie in the Park / Casper 1995
Friday 10/13 @ Basketball Court Located at Gregg-Clarke Park / sundown
1100 W Center Street Kyle, Texas 78640 / Free

Halloween Boogie - Dances for Individuals with Disabilities
Friday 10/27 @ Gemstone Palace / 5:30p - 8p
1101 Bunton Creek Rd, Kyle, TX 78640

Center Street Trick-or-Treat
Saturday 10/28 @ Mary Kyle Hartson City "Scare" Park
101 S. Burleson Rd., Kyle, TX / Costume contest / 12p-3p


Texas Pumpkin Fest
8760 FM 2243, Leander TX 78641
9/30 - 10/29


Scare For A Cure #GOPINKATX
Raising $ Breast Cancer Resource Center & local charities
14219 Littig Road, Manor, TX 7865

J. Lorraine, TX Ghost Town
Amusement Center
14219 Littig Road, Manor, TX 78653

Marble Falls Boos

Movie in the Park / Casper
Johnson Park Amphitheater 230 Avenue J.
Starts at dark. Free! Friday 10/27

Halloween in the Park / Lakeside Park
305 Buena Vista Drive
Vendors & trick-or-treating. Tuesday 5p-8p. 10/31

Moulton Boos

Rocky Creek Maze
784 County Road 251, Moulton, TX
10/7- 11/19

New Braunfels

Sylver Spoon Dinner Theater
6700 N Interstate 35,Ste. 201,New Braunfels, TX 78130
Sunday 10/1 Terror in Transylvania 6p-8:30p
- Are You Afraid of the Dark? A Haunted Dining Experience in the Dark
Friday 10/20 7:30p-9p
- Haunted Halloween Murder Mystery Dinner
Friday 10/27, Saturday 10/28 & Tuesday 10/31 7p-9p

Fall Fun Festival
Old Settlers Park 3300 Palm Valley Blvd., Round Rock, TX 78665
9a-11:30 on 10/31

Round Rock

Round Rock Pumpkin Festival / Old Settlers Park
3300 Palm Valley Blvd., Round Rock, TX 78665 / 10a-7p
Portion of our proceeds will go to benefit the Williamson County Animal Shelter. 10/7 - 10/29 / Fall Festival, Food Trucks, Funnel Cakes, Face Painting, and Fifty thousand pounds of pumpkins! Closed Tuesdays for restocking

Hairy Man Festival
Cat H0llow Park / 8320 O'Connor Drive, RR 78681
Free. Suggested donation for Round Rock Serving Center: 2 non-perishable food items or $2 per person. 10/21. 11a-6p.

San Antonio Boos

Fright Fest at Six Flags
Six Flags Over Texas
17000 IH 10 W, San Antonio, TX
Kids Boos Fest by day Oktoberfest Food Festival 8/26-10/29
Solar Eclipse at the Park 10/14

Howl-O-Scream at SeaWorld
10500 SeaWorld Drive, San Antonio, TX
9/15- 10/29
Spooktacular 9/14-10/29

Ripley's Believe It Or Not
329 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio, TX

San Antonio Zoo Halloween Celebration Zoo Boo
3903 N. St. Mary’s Street, San Antonio, TX 78212
9/16 - 10/31

The Annual Dia de Los Muertos Fireworks Celebration
San Antonio Day of the Dead
Woodlawn Lake Park 11/2 @ 4p-8:30p

Smithville Boos

Scream Hallow Wicked Halloween Park
149 Split Rail Lane, Smithville, TX 78759

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Pumpkin Patches, Hayrides & More

Crowe's Nest Farm / Family Fall Fest
Pumpkin patch, hayride, owl & hawk shows & more
10300 Taylor Lane, Manor, TX 78653

Dripping Springs Pumpkin Festival
Pumpkins & 5 shady acres packed with Fall Fun
419 Founders Park Road, Dripping Springs, TX 78620

Elgin Christmas Tree Farm Fall Fun / Pumpkin Patch
Pumpkin photo ops, crazy maze, animals and more
120 Natures Way, Elgin, Texas 78621
Saturdays & Sundays starting 10/7

Evergreen Farms Pumpkin Hunt
242 Monkey Road, Elgin, TX 78621
10/7 - 10/29

Indian Springs Ranch Pumpkin Patch
Pumpkin patch, exotic animals & more
403 Elm View Way Manchaca, TX 7865

Mama Mary's Farm & Pumpkin Patch
Pumpkin patch, hayrides, rubber duck races & lots more
5701 Williamson Rd Creedmoor, TX 78610
Opening 9/30

Pioneer Farms
Pumpkin Nights
10621 Pioneer Farms Drive, ATX 78754
9/21 - 10/30

Sweet Berry Farm
Pumpkin Patch & 4 Acre Maze
1801 FM 1980, Marble Falls, TX 78654

Sweet Eats Fruit Farm Pumpkin Patch / Fall Fesitval
Safari themed corn maze paired with a Texas sized pumpkin patch
14400 E. State Highway 29 Georgetown, TX. 78626

Texas Humane Heroes
Texas Pumpkin Fest
8760 FM 2243, Leander, TX 78641

The Robinson Family Farm
2651 Bob White Road, Temple, TX 76501
Fall Festival Starting 9/23

Disney Family Friendly Halloween Ear Candy

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Furbaby Fun

2nd Annual Cause for Paws / Dog House Drinkery & Dog Park
benefitting Take Me Home - Advocates for Transport
3800 County Road 175 Leander, TX 78641
Sunday 10/1 / 2p-5p

Jo's Puppy Party with Austin Humane Society
Barks & Brews Puppy Party @ Jo's Coffee Red River
1000 E. 41st Street. ATX 78751 / 10/7 / 9a-11a

Puptopia Festival @ Pease Park
First-ever amazement park for furbabies and their people.
1100 Kingsbury St, ATX 78703
SaturDAY 10/21 / 10A-5P

Pet-Tober Fest @ The Domain
Poodle Parade, live music, costume contest & more.
On the green space, Amy Donavon Plaza
Saturday 10/28 / 10a-4p

3rd Annual Howl-O-Ween @ Yard Bar with Love-A-Bull
Pit Bull Awareness Month celebration, Costume Contest and more!
6700 Burnet Road ATX 78757 / Saturday 10/28 / 1p-3p

21st Annual Pet Fest @ San Marcos Plaza Park
Free family friendly festival promoting responsible pet ownership
206 N C M Allen Pkwy, San Marcos, TX 78666
Sunday 10/29 / 10a-4p

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Costumes & Decorations

Amazon Halloween

Austin Bright Light Design
Holographic sequins, remote-control effects, multi-cloak sync & more
500 E Riverside Drive, ATX 78704

A Cut Above Costumes
150 Texas, Round Rock 78664

Etsy Halloween

Halloween Express
2 ATX locations

Le Rouge Boutique
2 locations in ATX

Party City
Halloween costumes and decorations
various locations

Coco Coquette
2109 E Cesar Chavez, ATX 7870
Wigs, makeup & sparkle

Spirit Halloween
Halloween costumes and decorations
various locations

Yelp Best Costume in ATX


At Home Store / Halloween

Home Depot Halloween

Home Goods Halloween

Lowes Halloween
Talk of the Block

Target Halloween Shop

Walmart Halloween HQ

TREAT Inspired Ear Candy

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Treats without the Tricks:
(random picks)

Amazon Halloween Candy 2023 PS Red Vines

Best Pumpkin Spice Groceries of 2023 22 of the Best PS Goodies Chewboom's PS Goodies PS NBC is Back! Pumpkin Cream Pie Culvers PS
PS No Name Cake PM and GBC / 7-Eleven Tostitos PS

Dunkin Jelly Donuts in the candy aisle Ice Spice Munchkins Drink

Friendly's Jo Bros Sundaes Nick, Joe & Kevin

Mountain Dew Mystery Flavor Halloween 2023

Starbucks PS Fall Yummies& more

Walt Disney World Halloween & Pumpkin Spice Treats

Wendy's $1 Boo Books PS Frosty & Cold Brew

37 Best Candy Bars

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Halloween / Horror Movies & TV

FreeForm 31 Nights of Halloween Schedule

It's The Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown / Free Stream Apple TV 10/28 - 10/31

Hallmark October Movies Hallmark Fall Into Love Movie Guide

10 Most Terrifying Horros Shows coming 2023 & beyond

19 Best Horror Movies to watch on Hulu

2023 Halloween TV & Streaming Schedule: The Complete List

20 Best Halloween Cartoons for Kids Disney Halloween Movies
17 Halloween Movies for Kids / /where to Stream

Every 2023 Horror Movie Release

Save Lives! Bring Hope with AFSP! I'm Listening!

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