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Let’s Get Spooky With the 10+ Best Halloween Events in Dallas

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Hi Dallas!

Spooky season is officially upon us! We’re creepin’ it real this Halloween with the best things to do in Dallas. Whether you like to be spooked, want to have a hauntingly good time with the family, or are looking for some BOOze, we have compiled a list of the best haunted houses and Halloween events in Dallas for you.

Keep checking back here to find a variety of spooky things to do in Dallas this Halloween. We’ll be updating this list as other events pop up!

Haunted Houses And More

Are you ready to scream? If your answer is YES, then you don’t want to miss this Halloween experience. This haunted house maze is no joke, actors will make you scream for your momma. The haunted house is recommended for 14 years and older.

🗓 Select Nights Sep 24–Oct 31
📍 J&F House of Terror | 240 Cedar Sage Drive, Garland, Texas, 75040

Sooky season is upon us and what better way to celebrate it than a haunted house?! Located in a 100-year-old abandoned meat packing plant in a section of Fort Worth historically dubbed as “Hell’s Half Acre,” the Cutting Edge Haunted House is built upon a foundation of fear. Get ready to be SCARED!

🗓 Select Nights Oct 1–Oct 31
📍 Cutting Edge Haunted House | 1701 E. Lancaster Ave., Fort Worth, Texas, 76102

Get ready to be spooked at the Dark Hour Haunted house. This year the 13 witches of the Dark Hour Coven have gathered to cast the most terrifying spell…your worst nightmares come to life. Warning: This event might be to intense for children under 10.

🗓 Select Nights Sep 24–Oct 31
📍 Dark Hour Haunted House | 701 Taylor Dr, Plano, Texas, 75074

Surrounded by haunted woods and sinister waters, Creekside Manor watches for new guests. Will you dare walk through its gates, pass its cemetery and enter its narrow, winding halls? Get ready to be spooked!

🗓 Friday and Saturday night all throughout October
📍 Creekside Manor | 2411 Plainview Road, Midlothian, Texas, 76065

Help stop the zombie outbreak in Dallas! Zombie Safari Dallas is an interactive real time Zombie Hunt where you are the first person shooter in a zombie outbreak with special paintball equipment.

🗓 Fridays and Saturdays in October
📍 Cousins Paintball Dallas | 8975 FM 740 South, Forney, Texas, 75126

Are you already in the spooky spirit? Dallas Terrors welcomes you to a scary tour through the haunted past of Dallas. Start an adventure to 8 haunted locations in Downtown Dallas. Make sure to stay alert during the walking tour, as you never know when there might be a ghost sighting!

🗓 Daily at 8:00pm
📍 Ferris Plaza | 400 S Houston St, Dallas, Texas, 75202

If you’re looking for the perfect Halloween experience this is it! Pumpkin Nights is a half mile filled with all kinds of fun interactive sights and sounds. Venture through the Forbidden City, a Pirate’s Cove, and more fantastical lands built using over 5,000 pumpkins. The celebration continues with entertainment and games in The Village festival area.

Monday | 6:00pm–10:30pm
Tuesday | Closed
Wednesday | 6:00pm–10:30pm
Thursday | 6:00pm–10:30pm
Friday | 6:00pm–10:30pm
Saturday | 6:00pm–11:00pm
Sunday | 6:00pm–11:00pm

📍Howell Farms | 4016 W Division St, Arlington, Texas, 76012


Halloween Events

📷 Crawl With US

Join the scariest bar crawl ever! Enjoy awesome drink specials, amazing local food, a costume contest, an awesome after party, and so much more!

Event Details
🗓 Oct 30 | 4:00pm–11:59pm
📍 Playground Bar| 2908 McKinney Ave, Dallas, Texas, 75204
🎟 $25

Halloween isn’t just for kids! Come dressed for the occasion, which includes an outdoor showing of “Halloween 2018”, axe throwing, and Fire Art Show by FemPyre. Enjoy scary-good drinks, bewitchingly good food, dance to Halloween-themed music, and enter the costume contest for a chance to win great prizes.

Event Details
🗓 Oct 16 | 7:00pm–11:00pm
📍 Addison Circle Park
4970 Addison, Texas, 75001
🎟 Free

It’s time to dress up in your favorite costumes and have a ball at the special event spaces on the 2nd Floor of the famed W Dallas Hotel. Enjoy the most spooktacular night out in the Big D with amazing LED and Halloween decor while sipping champagne and dancing the night away!

Event Details
🗓 Oct 29 | 9:00pm–2:00am
📍 W Dallas Hotel Event Spaces (2nd Floor) | 2440 Victory Park Ln, Dallas, Texas, 75219
🎟 $15

It’s time to dress up in your favorite costumes and have a ball, 33 floors up at the W Dallas hotel’s famed rooftop! Enjoy a fun night out with some delicious drink specials.

Event Details
🗓 Oct 31 | 9:00pm–2:00am
📍 W Dallas Hotel Event Spaces (2nd Floor) | 2440 Victory Park Ln, Dallas, Texas, 75219
🎟 $25

Are you ready for the cutest Halloween party ever?! Shops at Park Lane is having a pawty for Halloween portraits with your pup. Don’t forget to dress your furry friend for the occasion.

Event Details
🗓 Oct 16 | 10:00am–2:00pm
📍 The Shops at Park Lane | 8080 Park Ln, Dallas, Texas, 75231
🎟 $5

No tricks here, Boo at the Zoo is back! Enjoy treat stations, themed entertainment, animal shows and more. pack up your family, put on your favorite costume and head to the zoo for a fun Halloween celebration.

Event Details
🗓 Oct 29 | 10:00am–5:00pm
🗓 Oct 30-31 | 10:00am–6:00pm
📍 Fort Worth Zoo| 1989 Colonial Pkwy, Fort Worth, Texas, 76109
🎟 $16

More Halloween Events in Dallas

Halloween-Themed Bars and BOOzy Cockatils in Dallas

Nightmare on Market Street at 3Eleven Kitchen & Cocktails
📍2980 TX-114 Frontage Rd, Trophy Club, Texas, 76262
Kill Minister
📍 2600 Cedar Springs Rd, Dallas, Texas, 75201
Pop Culture Dallas
📍2812 Elm St, Dallas, Texas 75226
Krio Dallas 
📍233 W 7th St #100, Dallas, Texas, 75208
Swizzle Dallas
📍1802 Greenville Ave #110, Dallas, Texas, 75206

Before you go

Be sure to save or bookmark this guide to the best haunted houses and Halloween events in Dallas! We’ll be updating it as we explore more places.

If you’re looking for more events and things to do in Dallas check out the app or website.  There is something there for everyone!  If you want to follow the Stuff to Do in Dallas team adventures be sure to follow us on Instagram, and Facebook!

Vanessa Umbrage

Vanessa Umbrage

Vanessa is a City Manager for UNATION and author of the Stuff to Do in Dallas City Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do in the Dallas area, download the UNATION app and follow @StufftoDoinDallas on Instagram and Facebook.

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