Family Friendly Halloween Events in Hampton Roads 2018

Family Friendly Halloween Events in Hampton Roads 2018

Local Events

Virginia Beach:

Haunted Hunt Club Farm Halloween Festival

September 28, 2018 – October 31, 2018

Located at Hunt Club Farm at 2388 London Bridge Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23456.

Highlights: Join the motley cast of characters for WICKED WHISPERS, as Haunted Hunt Club Farm celebrates 30 years of HAUNTING Coastal Virginia! The festival features three main attractions – the Haunted Hayride, Village of the Dead and Field of Screams for this year’s scare-fest! This Festival of Fear includes Carnival Rides, Concessions & Nightly Entertainment.

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Halloween Spooktacular Musical

Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 2:00 PM until 5:00 PM.

Located at the Sandler Center for Performing Arts at 201 Market St, Virginia Beach, VA 23462.

Highlights: The Virginia Symphony Orchestra presents their annual Halloween Spooktacular Musical perfect for all members of the family! You’re going to want to bring everyone for this concert. On Saturday, October 27th, show up in full costume and listen to the spookiest tunes! This concert is said to be more treat than trick, so it’ll be loads of fun. Tickets to this concert at the Sandler Center for Performing Arts start at $18. This event begins at 2:00 PM with some pre-concert fun activities. The music begins at 3:00 PM and lasts two hours long.

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ZooBoo 2018

Saturday, October 27, 2018 and Sunday October 28, 2018 from 10:00 AM until 5:00 PM.

Located at the Virginia Zoo at 3500 Granby Street, Norfolk, VA 23504.

Highlights: Our biggest event of the year is now TWO DAYS! ZooBoo offers families a safe environment to trick-or-treat and enjoy fall fun. Be sure to check out the animal pumpkin encounters, costume contests, crafts, ZooLive! Stage presentations and more!

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Halloween Costume Bash

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 from 10:00 AM until 8:00 PM.

Located at the Chrysler Museum of Art at One Memorial Place, Norfolk, VA 23510.

Highlights: Celebrate Halloween with a variety of activities throughout the day. Free fun for the whole family!

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Newport News:

Halloween in Historic Hilton Village

Wednesday October 31, 2018

Located at Warwich Blvd & Main Street Newport News, VA 23601

Highlights: Hilton Village is, by far, the most widely acclaimed top contender for 757 trick-or-treating. Every year, this historic neighborhood with closely-nestled houses swaps its suburban complacency for festive decorations of the most dramatic detail. Expect detailed decorations, gorgeous light shows, smiling families, and huge cauldrons full of candy at every house from Main Street to River Road – just follow the throngs of families and the squeals of “trick or treat!”

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Haunted Horse Rides at Hampton Carousel

Thursday October 25th, 2018 through Friday November 1, 2018 from 11AM until 8 PM.

Located at Carousel Park – 602 Settlers Landing Road Hampton, VA 23669

Highlights: “Trick or Treating with the Headless Horseman” and free candy are part of the fun of “Haunted Horse Rides” at the historic Hampton Carousel this Halloween season. The carousel and its finely carved and painted horses will be decorated, and carousel staff will be in costume for this special treat. But beware–one of the carousel horses will be occupied by the infamous Headless Horseman!

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A Haunting at Greenbrier Farms

Friday September 28, 2018 through Wednesday October 31, 2018

Thursday – Sunday nights from 7pm to 10pm.

Located at the 225 Sign Pine Road, Chesapeake, VA 23322.

Highlights: Join us for the haunted farm experience that everyone’s talking about! Historic Greenbrier Farms opens the annual Haunted Farm attraction in late September. The fright-night experience runs through October 31st. The guided walking haunted tour starts at the 100 year old farm house and ends about 20 minutes later, when your voice is hoarse from screaming and your nerves shattered.

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Trunk or Treat & Haunted House

Saturday, October 27, 2018 beginning at 3:00 PM.

Located at Union Bank & Trust Pavilion at 16 Crawford Circle Portsmouth, VA 23704

Highlights: Get your best costume together and bring your little ghouls and goblins out for this family fun event. Sponsored by Parks, Recreation and Leisure Services, the Portsmouth Police Department, Sheriff’s Office, and Fire Department, Trunk or Treat is a time-honored classic event in Portsmouth. Activities include a live DJ and music, children’s games, crafts and tattoos, haunted house, homemade Halloween Costume Contest, photo booth, roving entertainment and MORE! Bring your candy bags and get ready for some big-time fun.

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Haunting on DoG Street Trick or Treat!

October 27, 2018 beginning at 5:30pm to 7:30pm.

Located at Duke of Gloucester Street, Williamsburg, VA 23185.

Highlights: Calling all trick-or-treaters! Join us for the 4th annual Haunting on DoG Street, our family-friendly Halloween celebration, supported by Mars Wrigley Confectionery and AMERICAN HERITAGE Chocolate. Fun-filled spooky delights include the popular haunting horsemen astride their skeleton steeds, the rousing return of Blackbeard and his merry band of pirates, a haunted auction at the Raleigh Tavern, the Pumpkin Patch Dance Party with live music, and AMERICAN HERITAGE hot chocolate and baked goods available for purchase.

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Family Frights

Friday, October 26, 2018 and Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 6:30 PM until 9:00 PM.

Located at Jamestown Settlement at 2110 Jamestown Road, Williamsburg, VA 23185.

Highlights: “Family Frights” is a Halloween-theme museum night for elementary-school-age children and families. Smoke, lanterns and sound effects will create an eerie atmosphere in Jamestown Settlement’s living-history areas. Along with trick-or-treating at buildings in the re-created early 1600s fort, families can take in a witch trial and explore friendly and frightful haunted houses, including houses with “Harry Potter” and “Wizard of Oz” themes. Toward the 1607 ships’ pier, visitors can play games and make crafts along the riverfront and passed a bonfire and a sailor’s graveyard, and then climb aboard a haunted Susan Constant, Godspeed and Discovery, each with its own theme, for trick-or-treating. Visitors can experience ghost stories, face painting and fortunetelling along a spooky “Forest of Frights” boardwalk, where ghostly specters dot the landscape. Children can make creepy crafts and compete in games like pumpkin bowling and hula hoop and bean bag toss.

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Halloween Bash at Yankee Candle

Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 12:00 PM until 5:00 PM.

Located at Yankee Candle Village at 2200 Richmond Road, Williamsburg, VA 23185.

Highlights: Dress your best for a costume contest for all ages! One Grand Prize winner will receive a Wax Works Package, including a Wax Hand, Wax Works Jar, Candy Jar and Dip Your Own Critter. Enjoy Halloween snacks and punch, paint a pumpkin with Mrs. Claus, face painter and balloon art and a fortune teller.

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*We’re updating this list all the time, so check back often