Let the ghosts and goblins come out to play – it’s time for some fun Halloween activities to take place throughout Palm Beach County. From some large events like Moon Fest and Fright Night to some smaller gatherings, we have you covered.
Halloween Events in Palm Beach County
Boo at the Zoo
Palm Beach Zoo, 1301 Summit Blvd, West Palm Beach
Oct. 26-27: 9 a.m. – 4:15 p.m. and 5 – 9 p.m.
Oct. 28: 9 a.m. – 4:15 p.m.
For a fun-filled family celebration, head to the Palm Beach Zoo where they’ll host two weekends of Halloween fun. Enjoy costume contests, trick-or-treating, strolling characters and more. Cost is $16.95-$22.95 and free for kids under 2.
Clematis by Fright
West Palm Beach Waterfront
Oct. 25 from 6-9 p.m.
Clematis by Night is taking things up a notch, as it transforms itself into Clematis by Fright. This Halloween-themed event will offer live music; trick-or-treating for the kids; a costume costume for the entire family (yes, even the dog can participate) with cash prizes; hayrides; a kids’ ghoulish area; and more.
For more information, visit wpb.org/clematis-by-night
Fright Nights Haunted House
South Florida Fairgrounds, 9067 Southern Blvd., West Palm Beach
Fright Nights returns to the South Florida Fairgrounds and will feature 4 haunted houses, carnival rides, live music, food, and entertainment, and more. The park opens at 6 p.m., while the haunted houses open at 7 p.m. Cost is $30 and includes 30 Fright Tickets that can be used for haunts (7 tickets each) and rides (1-3 tickets each). Additional tickets can be purchased for $1 per ticket on the Midway.
Howl-O-Ween Pet Fest
CityPlace, 500 S. Rosemary Ave., West Palm Beach
October 29 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Free to attend.
Don’t forget the animals this Halloween, as there is an event just for them. The Howl-O-Ween Pet Fest will include a Howl-O-Ween costume contest (registration is at 11 a.m. and the contest starts at noon) — and 4 lucky pets will be crowned winners. In addition to the contest, there will be adoptable pets at the event from Peggy Adams Animal Rescue League (name your own price), pet photos, music and more.
100-500 block of Clematis Street, West Palm Beach
Oct. 27 from 8 p.m. – 4 a.m.
If you like to be in the middle of the action, head to downtown West Palm Beach on Halloween, where Clematis St. will transform itself into Moonfest for West Palm’s annual street festival. Be sure to dress to the nines and be ready for an all-out celebration, which will include a Haunted House, a $1000 cash costume contest, food truck invasion, three music stages and more. Tickets start at $15 for general admission. A VIP ticket option is also available. For more information, visit Moonfest online.
The Gardens Mall in The Grand Court
Oct. 31 from 5-8 p.m.
Free to attend
The Gardens Mall will host a spooky soiree on Friday, October 27 from 5:30-8 PM. Kids of all ages will enjoy trick-or-treating at particular retailers, special store offers, activities, a special performance of Boogah & Hoogah’s silly sing-along-do-along show for all ages and more! RSVP for the event.
Burger Bar, 4650 Donald Ross Road, Palm Beach Gardens.
Oct. 26 from 5:30-8:30 p.m.