Break out the candy corn – it’s time to PARTY! We’ve earned a Halloween filled with loads of treats, costumes and family fun. Check out a master list of goodies with our 2021 Halloween Guide, presented by Animal EDventure Park & Safari.
Animal EDventure Safari Park. 2nd annual Walkthrough SPOOKY Safari & Personal Pumpkin Patches Reserve your spot today! Spooky Safari Tours Every Wed – Sun until October 31. Reservations are required as space is limited. $25 per person, free for kids under 2. Click here to make a reservation and here to learn more.
Pompano Citi Centre. Join Pompano Citi Centre for a Halloween Boo Bash on Sunday, October 31st, 1-3pm. Little ghouls and goblins 10 and under are invited to enjoy a Magic Show, craft activities and giveaways. Candy will be handed out at the Pompano Citi Centre table. Costume masks only allowed on small children. Please follow CDC mask guidelines. Click here for details.
Broward Health. Head on over to our drive-thru Pumpkin Patch! Don’t miss this fun, fall family event. Broward Health hospitals welcomes you to drive on down to Pumpkin Patch Lane at either Coral Springs or Ft. Lauderdale location. Enjoy the festivities as you drive-thru with music, characters, fire trucks, police cars, therapy dogs and more. Each family will receive a real free pumpkin we’ve hand selected for you along with a fun pumpkin treat bag for the kids. One pumpkin per family while supplies last.
Busch Gardens Tampa Bay. Kids of all ages can enjoy this Halloween season with an expanded trick-or-treat trail and furry friends at Sesame Street Kids’ Weekends at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay. This family-friendly event takes place every weekend in October in the Sesame Street Safari of Fun area and is included in park admission. Sesame Street Kids’ Weekends feature more trick-or-treat stations than ever, a limited-time Sesame Street Halloween Show, festive character meet-and-greets and more. Click here for details.
City of Margate. The City of Margate’s popular free family oriented Fall Festival is back! The Annual Fall Festival is set for Sat, Oct 23 from 6-11pm at the Margate Sports Complex. There will be a concert featuring Tobacco Rd, a Haunted House created by the Margate Police and Fire Explorers, pony rides, petting zoo, costume contests for all ages, carved pumpkin contests (bring your own, already-carved pumpkin), scarecrow building contest, craft vendors, and food vendors. Get details here.
Crayola Experience. Get Ready for Spooky Family Fun! Screamin’ Green Hauntoween is going on now through October 31. Join our crayon crew on their quest to discover rare, Halloween colors and meet monster-ific characters as you go! To find them all, you’ll journey into an ancient Pharaoh’s tomb, creep through a spooktacular forest, mine for galactic colors and more! Plus enjoy themed crafts, a Crayola slime class*, trick-or-treating on weekends and our 28 hands-on attractions! ALL included with general admission, *additional fee for slime class. Click here for details.
Dinosaur Invasion. Experience coming face to face with more than 50 animatronic dinosaurs, from the most famous to the most rare and fascinating. For an enhanced experience, download the free Dinosaur Invasion App to learn shocking fun facts and play a trivia game. After the exhibit, enjoy massive dinosaur-themed bouncy houses, slides and obstacle courses, souvenir photo ops, petting baby dinosaurs, and kids can race raptor-shaped ATVs and even ride Jurassic jeeps thru your kid’s very own dinosaur drive-thru! Click here for details.
Flamingo Gardens. Harvest Festival Weekends at Flamingo Gardens. Kickoff the fall season with four themed weekends of fun for adults and kids alike. All four weekends will feature free hayrides from 10am – 4pm (weather permitting), themed scavenger hunts, fun educational activities, Harvest themed displays throughout the Arboretum, photo ops, live performances, food, music, and more. Each weekend features a different theme with related activities: Oct 9-10, Fall in Florida Harvest Kickoff; Oct 16-17, Pirates & Princesses; Oct 23-24, Superheroes & Villains; and Oct 30-31, Halloween Weekend. Click here for full schedule and more information.
MODS. Calling all ghouls and goblins. Join us for some Spooky Science weekends Oct 2-31! Wear your favorite costume and enjoy spooktacular family-friendly activities including a make-and-take trick-or-treat bag in The Hangar! Stop by the Spooky Specimen Science Table to learn how some of the iconic effects from classic Halloween films were made with chemistry and physics. Don’t miss a demonstration to see how make-up artists create super creepy monsters. Learn the coolest recipes with household ingredients for fake blood and scar wax that will have you fooling your friends. Free with admission. Register here.
Halloween Decor. Is it Halloween if your house isn’t covered in fake spiderwebs & plastic pumpkins? Get in the spirit with these FUN decorations. Click here for a complete shopping list of webs, pumpkins, ghosts & goblins (all links are to Amazon for easy shopping).
Pumpkin Patches. Pumpkin picking is a prime family activity this month. Head to one of these local patches for pumpkins, treats, hayrides and other fall activities. Insider tip: go early in the day and pack sunscreen, water & snacks. Click here for a master list of Broward pumpkin patches.