Spooky Halloween Events Near Daytona Beach
2017 Enchanted Forest in South Daytona
A fantasy filled hayride with local high school drama clubs performing fairy-tale skits along the way. Reservations/tickets are required. Pick up tickets at the Piggotte Community Center 504 Big Tree Road.
Dates: Oct. 26-28th
Time: 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Location: Reed Canal Park
Cost: $3.00 per person (2 & under free)
Halloween Haunted Hotel in Lake Helen
Full liquor Piano Bar, food & dining, entertainment, and psychic readings.
Dates: Oct. 26th-31st
Time: 7 – 11 p.m.
Location: 355 Cassadaga Rd Lake Helen, FL 32744
Cost: $15 per person (recommended 18+)
Ghost Stories Tour in Daytona Beach
An evening of frightseeing nand ghostly adventures at the Lilian Place Museum, a REAL haunted house.
Dates: Oct. 27 – 28
Time: 6 – 9 p.m.
Location: Lilian Place Museum 1000 S. Peninsula Drive, Daytona Beach, FL
Haunted Farm in Merritt Island
“Florida’s Adventures in Paradise hosts the return of the haunted farm of Merritt Island. this year’s event will feature a large hiking trail with seven unique scare zones guaranteed to have your heart pounding! you’ll make your way around the farm and, if you’re lucky enough to survive crossing the troll bridge, you’ll find yourself amidst a gathering of other scare seekers enjoying food, drink and music before the scares continue! Fast moving lines, minimal wait time, affordable, scary, and fun!”
Dates: Every Friday & Saturday throughout October 2017
Time: 7 p.m. –
Location: Merritt Island 165 Gator Drive
Cost: $12 per person (Ages 12 and under not admitted without a parent)
Blue Heron’s Treats & Treasures Boat Tour in DeLand
Bring your family and friends out to Blue Heron’s Treats & Treasures Boat Tour, Saturday October 28, 2017! Designed especially for your little ones, this 30-40 minute boat tour cruises along the St.John’s River where we will enjoy festive music, play games, learn cool facts, and possibly see some of the river’s wildest treasures like alligators, bald eagles, turtles, and much more! Don’t forget to bring your little ones in their Halloween costumes as Awards will be given out for Best Costume and Most Creative!
Dates: October 28th (Reservation Required!)
Time: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Location: Blue Heron River Tours is located at St.John’s Marina & Resort. 2999 West State Road 44. Deland, FL 32720
Cost: $8 Adults, $5 Kids (4-12), & Free for 3 and under
Haunted House & Fall Festival in South Daytona
“Kinetic Expression Dance Academy transforms their DancePlex into Carnivale! Where restless circusfolk wait to greet you from the big top and taunt you with their dance. This will be a performance treat like no other. Walking tours start every 15 minutes!” Face painting, bouncy houses, carnival snacks and games, trunk or treat, kona ice truck.
Dates: Oct. 28th
Time: 5 – 8 p.m.
Location: Kinetic Expressions Dance Academy, South Daytona Business Park
Cost: $5.00 each
Halloween Carnival at Embry Riddle in Daytona Beach
Each year, resident advisors and professional staff from the Housing and Residence Life department at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University get together to plan a fun and memorable Halloween Carnival for families of the Daytona Beach community.
This year, we are planning on having a lot of activities like trick or treating in the Embry-Riddle residence halls, face painting and more! We will also have food and refreshments for guests to enjoy. Come and join us this October for a free, fun, and family-friendly outing.”
Date: Oct. 29th
Time: 1 – 4 p.m.
Location: 1500 Richard Petty Blvd in Daytona Beach
Zoo Boo Bash at the Sanford Zoo
“Trick-or-treat in the wildest neighborhood in town during ZOO Boo Bash. It’s a safe, fun, and not-too-scary event for young and old alike. Kids are invited to bring goody bags and wear costumes for trick or treat stations. If you forget your costume, not a problem, our face painter will help you fit right in.”
Date: Oct. 28 – 29
Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Location: 3755 NW Hwy 17-92 in Sanford
Cost: Included with regular zoo admission