Did you know that as of today, October 9, there are only 22 days left until Halloween? That’s right. Do you know how you will be spending this spooky holiday? If you’re still in the planning stages, you’re in luck, as we have a list of some of our favorite Halloween events to attend in Palm Beach County.
Halloween Events in Palm Beach County
Fright Nights (Through October 30, Thursday – Saturday nights)
Where: South Florida Fairgrounds, 9067 Southern Blvd., West Palm Beach
Time: Thursdays, 6-11 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays, 6-midnight
Guests will enjoy haunted houses, “scare zones,” midway rides, food vendors, street performers and live entertainment.
Spookyville in Yesteryear Village (October 21-23 and 28-31)
Where: WPB Fairgrounds, 9067 Southern Blvd., West Palm Beach
Time: Fridays, 5-8 p.m., Saturdays & Sundays, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m., Halloween 5-8 p.m.
Cost: $10, children 2 and under are free. Tickets can be purchased online at southfloridafair.com/Spookyville or at the door.
Families with children 12 and under will enjoy their own Halloween party complete with trick or treats, rides, games, contests and art & crafts. All activities are included in the admission price. A pet costume contest will be held on Saturday, Oct. 22 and a children’s costume contest will be held on October 23 and 30.
BOO at the Zoo (October 23-25 & 30-31)
Where: Palm Beach Zoo, 1301 Summit Blvd, West Palm Beach
Time: 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Cost: $19.50 for adults 13+, $14.50 for children (3-12), free for toddlers. Zoo members will enjoy free entrance during the day, and pay $5 after 4:15 p.m. to help with costs of entertainment and candy.
For a safe, family-friendly experience head to Boo at the Zoo where children will be able to participate in a variety of activities like trick-or-treating, character meet-and-greets, costume contests, games, pumpkin decorating, a haystack hunt and more.
Moonfest (October 29)
Where: 531 Clematis St, West Palm Beach
Time: 12:30 p.m. – 2 a.m.
Enjoy an adult-only Halloween-themed street party on Clematis Street, complete with live entertainment, a costume contest, haunted houses and a maze of terror.
Spooky Science Nights at the Museum (October 28)
Where: South Florida Science Center and Aquarium, 4801 Dreher Trail North, West Palm Beach
Time: 6-9 p.m.
Cost: Member pricing – $6 for adults, free for children 3-12
Non-member pricing – Adults (13+) $13.95, Seniors (60+) $11.95, Children (3-12) $9.95, Children under 3 are free
Bring the entire family to enjoy a science-themed Halloween party at the South Florida Science Museum. This one-day event will include a Mad Scientist Laboratory, Mini Fun House, Fear Factor Heart Monitoring, Cheesecloth Mummy Wraps and more.