Orlando Halloween Fun For Families and Adults

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This fall, Orlando goes from being not only the "theme park capital of the world", but also the "Halloween capital of the world", with more than 100 Halloween theme park event nights - plus destination-wide festivities - that range from extreme scares for adults and teens to frights for the family.

From the fun-for-everyone Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party at Walt Disney World to the spine-chilling Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Orlando (separate admission required) and Halloween Spooktacular® at SeaWorld Orlando (included with regular park admission), this is the perfect destination for those seeking spooky family fun or fright-filled nights.

Ghoulish Events for All Ages

Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party Boo To You Parade

Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party

Walt Disney World Magic Kingdom Park plays host to the ultimate trick-or-treating neighborhood as Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party returns on select nights August 25 - November 1, 2017

Guests are invited to dress up in their favorite Halloween costumes for trick-or-treating, meet and greets with Disney characters donning Halloween costumes, and entertainment unique to Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party throughout the Magic Kingdom after regular park hours . Led by the infamous Headless Horseman, “Mickey’s Boo-To-You Halloween Parade,” is featured twice nightly, followed by “HalloWishes,” a green and orange fireworks display complete with Disney villains.

Event dates:
• Aug. 25 and 29
• Sept. 1, 7, 10, 12, 15, 17, 19, 22, 24, 26 and 29
• Oct. 1, 3, 5, 6, 9, 10, 12, 13, 15, 17, 19, 20, 22, 24, 26, 27, 29 and 31
• Nov. 1

SeaWorld’s Halloween Spooktacular

SeaWorld Orlando invites families to dive in and explore an underwater “fantasea” at SeaWorld’s Halloween Spooktacular – a family-friendly event where children can trick-or-treat, dance with fanciful sea creatures, and create sea-themed arts and crafts.
September 30 - October 29

Included with park admission, guests can search for hidden “sea” treasures using their Spooktacular maps at fifteen different locations, and stroll among colorful, playful schools of pumpkin fish and other whimsical characters like Penelope Pumpkin fish, Shamu, Dolly Dolphin, Shivers the Polar Bear, Pete and Penny Penguin and more!

LEGOLAND Florida's Brick or Treat

LEGOLAND Florida celebrates Halloween with their Brick or Treat event. Miniland USA will transform into a haunted but fun scavenger hunt where guest can find scary Lego creatures, weekends in October, 2017.
Kids can participate in a costume contest and guest of all ages can trick-or-treat along the brick-or-treat trail, build unique LEGO model activities, and witness the largest LEGO Jack-O-Lantern in the world. Event admission is included with regular park admission.

Sinister Celebrations for Teens and Up

Spooky pumpkin at Halloween Horror Nights

Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights 27

Step right into some of the most pulse-pounding moments in horror history at Halloween Horror Nights 27. On select nights from September 15 - November 4, 2017, the streets of Universal Studios Florida® theme park come alive with a horde of horrifying mutants, monsters and maniacs.

You can explore nine terrifying haunted houses, make your way through multiple street experiences where creatures lurk around every turn, enjoy outrageous live shows, and experience many of the park's most exciting rides and attractions. Universal enlists a "scream team" of designers to research the human psyche and its deepest fears to create haunted houses and "scare zones" of terrifying magnitudes for guests.

Admission: Prices vary.
Add Halloween Horror Nights® to your daytime fun at Universal Orlando® Resort for the ultimate in thrills and chills.


On select nights, Howl-O-Scream transforms Busch Gardens Tampa Bay into a nightmare of inescapable fear that will overwhelm the senses with a new spin on horror. The devious creatures that infest haunted houses, scare zones and thrilling shows have plenty of psychotic surprises in store and bone-chilling roller coasters to keep the screams coming all night long.

Select nights September 22 – October 29, 2017
Admission: Tickets starting at $35 online, $45 at the park

Spooky Empire Horror Convention

The largest horror convention in the U.S., Spooky Empire, is headquartered in Orlando and is taking place Oct. 27 - 29, 2017.

Spooky Empire is a convention for fans that enjoy the dark side of comic con, featuring rock 'n' roll, horror, Halloween, tattoo and film. Fans can meet and mingle with their favorite horror movie and TV stars, visit more than 200 vendors and artists, see new and up and coming films, take part in one of the largest Zombie Walks and even get tattoos during the convention.

Admission: Varies.

Additional Halloween Updates

Check out Visit Orlando's Blog and Facebook Page for more tips, tricks and ways to save on Orlando’s Halloween events.


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