Break out the candy corn! Halloween season is officially here! We’ve got your guide to pumpkin patches, parties, costumes and community happenings. Don’t miss a minute of the action with our 2019 Halloween Guide, presented by Orlando Repertory Theatre. Read below for our featured event listings, then visit our listings of local pumpkin patches, costume stores & candy buy back programs.
Orlando Rep Theatre. Orlando’s favorite family band is back! With sing-along tunes about fish, skunks, cool snakes, and Halloween fun, Mr. Richard & The Pound Hounds play great music for hip kids, who can preview their costumes by wearing them to the concert before the big night! Click here for info & tickets.
SoDo District. The SoDo District presents “Haunting On Main Street at SODO Plaza! SoDo wants you to enjoy an afternoon of Halloween fun for the entire family! Come and join us on Sat, Oct 26 from 12-4pm. Click here for more information.
Crayola Experience. Screamin’ Green Hauntoween is back Sept 21- Oct 31, and it’s bigger and more colorful than ever! Monster-ific crafts and special, spooky happenings all month long: a themed scavenger hunt, a live slime-themed show and Crayola Slime Class (additional fees apply), an ooey-gooey class that’s fun for the whole family! Plus trick-or-treating and dance parties every weekend, all while exploring 27 exciting hands-on attractions. There is so much to “BOO”, you may never want to leave. All included with general admission. General Admission is $24.99 + tax per person, 2 and under are free. Learn more here.
Emi Buehler Planetarium. Join the Emil Buehler Planetarium at Seminole State College for an evening of celestial observation, laser shows, spooky crafts, hair-raising science activities, and of course…candy! We encourage everyone to dress up in their Halloween best, and participate in our famous children’s costume contest. The star party and science activities are free to attend and all are welcome.
Partin Ranch Corn Maze. Partin Ranch Corn Maze & Fall Festival will be reopening for the 2019 season Oct 12 and operating Saturday’s and Sunday’s until Nov 3. Admission is $10 ages 3 & older, and we offer discounts and seasonal passes, kids 2 and under are free. Come and join us for family fun!
RDV Ice Den. Celebrate Halloween on Ice at Spooky Skate on Saturday, October 26 from 2-4:45pm! $12.50 admission includes ice skating, skate rental, costume contest, candy and family fun. Wear a costume to save $1 off admission.
Smith Family Ranch. Come join us this fall at The Smith Family Ranch for a fun filled day at CornFusion Fall Festival & Pumpkin Patch. At CornFusion, you will find about 20 acres of fun for all ages! This includes a pumpkin patch and our 8 acre crop maze! Open every Saturday and Sunday in October starting Oct 5 from 10am-6pm! Click here for more info.
5 Great Halloween Books. We love a great holiday book. Start the festivities early, prep little kids for upcoming fun & relive the merriment after the fact. We love these books for their engaging stories and inviting illustrations. Look for bold colors, silly rhymes & fun characters. Click here to check out 5 great Halloween books for toddlers.
Pumpkin Patches. Pick the perfect pumpkin at these patches around town. Shop pumpkins, treats and fall decor. Click here to view the complete list.
Costumes. It’s not officially Halloween until you have a great costume. Get creative with your family with these local resources. Hours & availability vary by location, please call to confirm. Click here for details.
Candy Buy Back. On candy corn overload? Save your family a few calories & cavities this year by participating in a Halloween candy buy back program. Bring your candy to the businesses below, walk out with a bit of extra change. Click here for details.