As the time for tricks and treats grows near, the area around Orlando begins to transform into a fright-filled celebration. Learn about all of the Halloween events planned for this October.
Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Orlando Resort!
Orlando’s majorly popular Halloween Horror Nights return this year with new themes, new experiences, and new scares. On select nights from September 6th to November 2nd, guests can go face to face with 10 elaborately detailed haunted houses based on everything from Netflix’s “Stranger Things,” Universal Pictures’ legendary “Universal Monsters,” plus other cinematic greats and cult favorites. Guests have the ability to customize their vacation package virtually any way they want, and can include as many scares as they can handle. If you need a break from the Halloween festivities, guests are still able to enjoy the exciting rides and attractions Universal has to offer.
Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party!
Come see all of the fun and frights that the Magic Kingdom has to offer during Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party, which is open on select dates from August 16th to November 1st. Dress up in your favorite costume to trick-or-treat around the Halloween themed Magic Kingdom park, see spectacularly spooky shows, and meet up with your favorite characters. Spot your favorite Disney villains as they take over the stage for the Hocus Pocus Villain Spelltacular, featuring characters like Ooogie Boogie, Dr. Facilier, and Maleficent. This not-so-spooky event also includes Mickey’s “Boo-To-You” parade, where you can see the famed Headless Horseman trot down main street.
Orlando’s Haunted Hotel!
For the past 6 years, Aloft Orlando Downtown and Hotel ReNault have come together to create the frightful and wickedly delightful Haunted Hotel. This years event is packed full of fun, with live music, a plethora of bar choices, immersive photo spots, and interactive hotel characters. The venue is completely transformed for one weekend only, October 26th and 27th.
SeaWorld Halloween Spooktacular!
In an ocean of Halloween fun, SeaWorld’s Halloween Spooktacular had a ton to offer for the whole family. During this daytime event, guests of all ages can enjoy a not-so-spooky live show and dance party. The kids can make friends with the lively sea creatures and go trick or treating throughout the park in this immersive Halloween underwater “fantasea.” SeaWorld Halloween Spooktacular runs on weekends from September 21st to October 27th and is included in park admission.