200+ Halloween-Inspired Opportunities

by Liz Jones | September 18, 2018 1:20 pm


For kids, what’s not to love about Halloween?! It’s got candy, crafts, costumes, and more! Check out all these Halloween-inspired events and opportunities around the DMV!

Week of Oct: 1-7 | 8-14[1] | 15-21[2] | 22-31[3]


October 1-7

Now until Oct 28, 2018
Six Flags’ Frightfest[4] | Upper Marlboro, MD
Part of our Guide: Halloween Fun at Amusement Parks[5]

Now until Oct 28, 2018
Kings Dominion’s Halloween Haunt[6] | Doswell, VA
Part of our Guide: Halloween Fun at Amusement Parks[5]

Now until Oct 28, 2018
Busch Gardens’ Howl-O-Scream[7] | Williamsburg, VA
Part of our Guide: Halloween Fun at Amusement Parks[5]

Oct 1-31, 2018
Halloween Costume Swap[8] | Leesburg, VA

Oct 4-7, 2018
The GLOW: A Jack O’Lantern Experience[9] | Reston, VA
Also Oct 11-14, 18-21, 25-28, 2018

Oct 5-6, 2018
Markoff’s Haunted Forest[10] | Dickerson, MD
Also Oct 12-13, 19-21, 26-28, 31, 2018

Oct 5-7, 2018
Shocktober[11] | Leesburg, VA
Also Oct 12-14, 19-21, 26-28, & Nov 2-4, 2018


Disclaimer/Terms[12]: These opportunities are subject to last minute cancellations and changes that might not be reflected in this DullesMoms.com post. Please, always confirm by calling/clicking.


For kids, what’s not to love about Halloween?! It’s got candy, crafts, costumes, and more! Check out all these Halloween-inspired events and opportunities around the DMV!

Week of Oct: 1-7[13] | 8-14 | 15-21[2] | 22-31[3]


October 8-14

Now until Oct 28, 2018
Six Flags’ Frightfest[4] | Upper Marlboro, MD
Part of our Guide: Halloween Fun at Amusement Parks[5]

Now until Oct 31, 2018
Halloween Costume Swap[8] | Leesburg, VA

Now until Oct 28, 2018
Kings Dominion’s Halloween Haunt[6] | Doswell, VA
Part of our Guide: Halloween Fun at Amusement Parks[5]

Now until Oct 28, 2018
Busch Gardens’ Howl-O-Scream[7] | Williamsburg, VA
Part of our Guide: Halloween Fun at Amusement Parks[5]

Oct 9, 2018
DIY Halloween Door Wreath[14] | Ashburn, VA

Oct 11, 2018
STEAM Team: Spooky Science[15] | Lorton, VA

Oct 11-14, 2018
The GLOW: A Jack O’Lantern Experience[9] | Reston, VA
Also Oct 18-21, 25-28, 2018

Oct 12, 2018
Music Makers (Pumpkin Rattle Drum)[16] | Sterling, VA
Search Activity Code 103110

Oct 12, 2018
Playdough Mania (Spooky Dough)[17] | Leesburg, VA
Search Activity Code 104102

Oct 12-13, 2018
Markoff’s Haunted Forest[10] | Dickerson, MD
Also Oct 19-21, 26-28, 31, 2018

Oct 12-14, 2018
Shocktober[11] | Leesburg, VA
Also Oct 19-21, 26-28, & Nov 2-4, 2018

Oct 13, 2018
Pumpkin Carving at Overlook Regional Park[18] | Arlington, VA

Oct 13, 201
Halloween on the Green[19] | Vienna, VA

Oct 13, 2018
Spooky Cupcake Wars[20] | Arlington, VA


Disclaimer/Terms[12]: These opportunities are subject to last minute cancellations and changes that might not be reflected in this DullesMoms.com post. Please, always confirm by calling/clicking.


For kids, what’s not to love about Halloween?! It’s got candy, crafts, costumes, and more! Check out all these Halloween-inspired events and opportunities around the DMV!

Week of Oct: 1-7[13] | 8-14[1] | 15-21 | 22-31[3]


October 15-21

Now until Oct 28, 2018
Six Flags’ Frightfest[4] | Upper Marlboro, MD
Part of our Guide: Halloween Fun at Amusement Parks[5]

Now until Oct 31, 2018
Halloween Costume Swap[8] | Leesburg, VA

Now until Oct 28, 2018
Kings Dominion’s Halloween Haunt[6] | Doswell, VA
Part of our Guide: Halloween Fun at Amusement Parks[5]

Now until Oct 28, 2018
Busch Gardens’ Howl-O-Scream[7] | Williamsburg, VA
Part of our Guide: Halloween Fun at Amusement Parks[5]

Oct 11, 2018
STEAM Club with Pumpkins[21] | Lovettsville, VA

Oct 13, 2018
DIY Adventures: Fun Fall Decorations[22] | Leesburg, VA

Oct 15, 2018
Pumpkin Decorating[23] | Lovettsville, VA

Oct 16, 2018
Teen Cuisine: Spooky Donut Spiders & Spiderwebs[24] | Sterling, VA

Oct 17, 2018
Family Movie Night: Casper[25] | Fairfax, VA

Oct 18-21, 2018
The GLOW: A Jack O’Lantern Experience[9] | Reston, VA
Also Oct 25-28, 2018

Oct 19-21, 2018
Hersheypark in the Dark[26] | Hershey, PA
Also Oct 26-28 & Nov 2-4, 2018
Part of our Guide: Halloween Fun at Amusement Parks[5]

Oct 19, 2018
Halloween Sleepover[27] | Bluemont, VA
Search Activity Code 106202

Oct 19-21, 2018
Boo at the Zoo[28] | Washington, DC
Part of our Guide: 20+ Places to Trick-or-Treat[29]

Oct 19-21, 2018
Markoff’s Haunted Forest[10] | Dickerson, MD
Also Oct 26-28, 31, 2018

Oct 19-21, 2018
Shocktober[11] | Leesburg, VA
Also Oct 26-28 & Nov 2-4, 2018

Oct 20, 2018
Not-So-Scary Halloween Party[30] | Sterling, VA

Oct 20, 2018
Air & Scare[31] | Chantilly, VA
Part of our Guide: 20+ Places to Trick-or-Treat[29]

Oct 21, 2018
Harbor Halloween[32] | National Harbor, MD
Part of our Guide: 20+ Places to Trick-or-Treat[29]


Disclaimer/Terms[12]: These opportunities are subject to last minute cancellations and changes that might not be reflected in this DullesMoms.com post. Please, always confirm by calling/clicking.


For kids, what’s not to love about Halloween?! It’s got candy, crafts, costumes, and more! Check out all these Halloween-inspired events and opportunities around the DMV!

Week of Oct: 1-7[13] | 8-14[1] | 15-21[2] | 22-31


October 22-31

Now until Oct 28, 2018
Six Flags’ Frightfest[4] | Upper Marlboro, MD
Part of our Guide: Halloween Fun at Amusement Parks[5]

Now until Oct 31, 2018
Halloween Costume Swap[8] | Leesburg, VA

Now until Oct 28, 2018
Kings Dominion’s Halloween Haunt[6] | Doswell, VA
Part of our Guide: Halloween Fun at Amusement Parks[5]

Now until Oct 28, 2018
Busch Gardens’ Howl-O-Scream[7] | Williamsburg, VA
Part of our Guide: Halloween Fun at Amusement Parks[5]

Oct 20, 2018
Not-So-Scary Halloween Party[33] | Sterling, VA

Oct 22, 2018
FrankenSTEM performed by Bright Star Theatre[34] | Stone Ridge, VA

Oct 22, 2018
FrankenSTEM performed by Bright Star Theatre[35] | Lovettsville, VA

Oct 22, 2018
Spooky Spiders[36] | South Riding, VA
Search Activity Code 105018

Oct 23, 2018
Halloween Parade[37] | Herndon, VA

Oct 23, 2018
Pumpkin Carving & Roast[38] | Sterling, VA
Search Activity Code 141727

Oct 24, 2018
Town of Vienna Halloween Parade[39] | Vienna, VA

Oct 24, 2018
P is for Pumpkin[40] | Springfield, VA

Oct 25, 2018
Family Pumpkin Decorating[41] | Fairfax, VA

Oct 25-28, 2018
The GLOW: A Jack O’Lantern Experience[9] | Reston, VA

Oct 26, 2018
Spooky Friends[42] | Leesburg, VA
Search Activity Code 104121

Oct 26, 2018
Halloween Candy Egg Search[43] | Purcellville, VA
Search Activity Code 101600

Oct 26, 2018
My Gym Halloween Party[44] | Chantilly, VA

Oct 26, 2018
BOO-Stravaganza at Frying Pan Farm Park[45] | Herndon, VA
Part of our Guide: 20+ Places to Trick-or-Treat[29]

Oct 26-27, 2018
Halloween House & Trick-or-Treat Trail at Walker Nature Center[46] | Reston, VA
Part of our Guide: 20+ Places to Trick-or-Treat[29]

Oct 26-28, 2018
Hersheypark in the Dark[26] | Hershey, PA
Also Nov 2-4, 2018
Part of our Guide: Halloween Fun at Amusement Parks[5]

Oct 26-28, 2018
Shocktober[11] | Leesburg, VA
Also Nov 2-4, 2018

Oct 26-28, 2018
Markoff’s Haunted Forest[10] | Dickerson, MD
Also Oct 31, 2018

Oct 27, 2018
Halloween Folk Songs[47] | Fairfax, VA

Oct 27, 2018
Chick-fil-A Chantilly Trunk-or-Treat[48] | Chantilly, VA

Oct 27, 2018
Halloween Trunk-or-Treat[49] | Lorton, VA
Part of our Guide: 20+ Places to Trick-or-Treat[29]

Oct 27, 2018
It’s Busia Bear’s Halloween Extravaganza[50] | Reston, VA

Oct 27, 2018
Harry Potter Escape Room[51] | Oakton, VA

Oct 27, 2018
Adventure Park USA’s Not-So-Scary Family Halloween Party[52] | New Market, MD
Part of our Guide: Halloween Fun at Amusement Parks[5]

Oct 27, 2018
American Girl Halloween Spooktacular[53] | McLean, VA
Also Oct 31, 2018

Oct 27, 2018
Dulles Town Center’s Mall-o-Ween[54] | Sterling, VA
Part of our Guide: 20+ Places to Trick-or-Treat[29]

Oct 27, 2018
Trick-or-Treat at Tudor Place[55] | Washington, DC

Oct 27, 2018
Old Town Winchester Spooktacular[56] | Winchester, VA

Oct 27, 2018
Peanuts Halloween Party[57] | Lovettsville, VA

Oct 27, 2018
Trick-or-Treating at Mount Vernon[58] | Mt. Vernon, VA
Part of our Guide: 20+ Places to Trick-or-Treat[29]

Oct 27, 2018
Halloween Carnival & Creepy Reptiles Alive Show[59] | Falls Church, VA

Oct 27, 2018
Ravensworth Baptist Church Truck-and-Treat[60] | Annandale, VA

Oct 27, 2018
Cookies & Scream[61] | Haymarket, VA

Oct 28, 2018
Trick-or-Treating at Brambleton Town Center[62] | Brambleton, VA
Part of our Guide: 20+ Places to Trick-or-Treat[29]

Oct 29, 2018
Spooky Stories in the Park[63] | Fairfax, VA

Oct 29, 2018
Halloween Movie Night: The Addams Family[64] | Falls Church, VA

Oct 29, 2018
Book Pumpkin Painting[65] | Alexandria, VA

Oct 29, 2018
80’s Movie Night: Ghostbusters[66] | Mclean, VA

Oct 30, 2018
Halloween Party[67] | Burke, VA

Oct 30, 2018
Pumpkin Carving[68] | Centreville, VA

Oct 31, 2018
Trunk-or-Treat at Cascades Overlook Town Center[69] | Sterling, VA
Part of our Guide: 20+ Places to Trick-or-Treat[29]

Oct 31, 2018
Manassas Park Community Center Trunk-or-Treat[70] | Manassas Park, VA
Part of our Guide: 20+ Places to Trick-or-Treat[29]

Oct 31, 2018
Trunk-or-Treat[71] | Lovettsville, VA
Search Activity Code 102722
Part of our Guide: 20+ Places to Trick-or-Treat[29]

Oct 31, 2018
Moonbounce Costume Party[72] | Sterling, VA
Search Activity Code 103710

Oct 31, 2018
Halloween Fun[73] | Leesburg, VA
Search Activity Code 104120

Oct 31, 2018
Fair Oaks Mall-o-Ween
| Fairfax, VA

Oct 31, 2018
Halloween Fun at Douglass CC[74] | Leesburg, VA
Search Activity Code 104120

Oct 31, 2018
Halloween Parade[75] | Centreville, VA

Oct 31, 2018
Little Pumpkins Storytime[76] | Falls Church, VA

Oct 31, 2018
Halloween Storytime[77] | Chantilly, VA

Oct 31, 2018
Halloween Parade[78] | Centreville, VA

Oct 31, 2018
Markoff’s Haunted Forest[10] | Dickerson, MD

Oct 31, 2018
American Girl Halloween Spooktacular[53] | McLean, VA


Disclaimer/Terms[12]: These opportunities are subject to last minute cancellations and changes that might not be reflected in this DullesMoms.com post. Please, always confirm by calling/clicking.

Endnotes:
  1. 8-14: http://dullesmoms.com/halloween-inspired-fun/2/
  2. 15-21: http://dullesmoms.com/halloween-inspired-fun/3/
  3. 22-31: http://dullesmoms.com/halloween-inspired-fun/4/
  4. Six Flags’ Frightfest: https://www.sixflags.com/america/special-events/fright-fest-night
  5. Halloween Fun at Amusement Parks: http://dullesmoms.com/halloween-fun-at-amusement-parks/
  6. Kings Dominion’s Halloween Haunt: https://www.kingsdominion.com/play/haunt
  7. Busch Gardens’ Howl-O-Scream: https://buschgardens.com/williamsburg/events/howl-o-scream/
  8. Halloween Costume Swap: http://loudouncountypubliclibrary.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=43852&backTo=List&startDate=2018/09/17&endDate=2018/10/17
  9. The GLOW: A Jack O’Lantern Experience: http://dullesmoms.com/the-glow-a-jack-olantern-experience/
  10. Markoff’s Haunted Forest: https://www.markoffshauntedforest.com/
  11. Shocktober: https://shocktober.org/
  12. Terms: http://dullesmoms.com/terms-conditions/
  13. 1-7: http://dullesmoms.com/halloween-inspired-fun/
  14. DIY Halloween Door Wreath: http://loudouncountypubliclibrary.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=44048&backTo=List&startDate=2018/09/17&endDate=2018/10/17
  15. STEAM Team: Spooky Science: https://librarycalendar.fairfaxcounty.gov/event/4198705
  16. Music Makers (Pumpkin Rattle Drum): https://webtrac.loudoun.gov/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search.html
  17. Playdough Mania (Spooky Dough): https://webtrac.loudoun.gov/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search.html
  18. Pumpkin Carving at Overlook Regional Park: https://www.novaparks.com/parks/potomac-overlook-regional-park/events/pumpkin-carving
  19. Halloween on the Green: https://www.viennava.gov/index.aspx?NID=669
  20. Spooky Cupcake Wars: https://parks.arlingtonva.us/events/spooky-cupcake-wars/
  21. STEAM Club with Pumpkins: http://loudouncountypubliclibrary.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=43711&backTo=List&startDate=2018/09/17&endDate=2018/10/17
  22. DIY Adventures: Fun Fall Decorations: http://loudouncountypubliclibrary.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=36817&backTo=List&startDate=2018/09/17&endDate=2018/10/17
  23. Pumpkin Decorating: http://loudouncountypubliclibrary.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=43994&backTo=List&startDate=2018/09/17&endDate=2018/10/17
  24. Teen Cuisine: Spooky Donut Spiders & Spiderwebs: http://loudouncountypubliclibrary.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=45111&backTo=List&startDate=2018/09/17&endDate=2018/10/17
  25. Family Movie Night: Casper: https://librarycalendar.fairfaxcounty.gov/event/3677440
  26. Hersheypark in the Dark: http://www.hersheypark.com/explore-the-park/halloween.php
  27. Halloween Sleepover: https://webtrac.loudoun.gov/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search.html
  28. Boo at the Zoo: http://dullesmoms.com/the-national-zoos-boo-at-the-zoo/
  29. 20+ Places to Trick-or-Treat: http://dullesmoms.com/places-to-go-trick-or-treating/
  30. Not-So-Scary Halloween Party: https://www.facebook.com/events/245819519469912/
  31. Air & Scare: http://dullesmoms.com/air-scare/
  32. Harbor Halloween: https://www.nationalharbor.com/event/harbor-halloween/
  33. Not-So-Scary Halloween Party: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/not-so-scary-halloween-party-tickets-49767270245
  34. FrankenSTEM performed by Bright Star Theatre: http://loudouncountypubliclibrary.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=42085&df=list&lib=1001&nd=180&backTo=Calendar&startDate=2018/10/24
  35. FrankenSTEM performed by Bright Star Theatre: http://loudouncountypubliclibrary.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=42139&df=list&lib=1002&nd=180&backTo=Calendar&startDate=2018/10/04
  36. Spooky Spiders: https://webtrac.loudoun.gov/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search.html
  37. Halloween Parade: https://librarycalendar.fairfaxcounty.gov/event/3974437
  38. Pumpkin Carving & Roast: https://webtrac.loudoun.gov/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search.html
  39. Town of Vienna Halloween Parade: https://www.viennava.gov/index.aspx?NID=951
  40. P is for Pumpkin: https://librarycalendar.fairfaxcounty.gov/event/4329975
  41. Family Pumpkin Decorating: https://librarycalendar.fairfaxcounty.gov/event/4261814
  42. Spooky Friends: https://webtrac.loudoun.gov/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search.html
  43. Halloween Candy Egg Search: https://webtrac.loudoun.gov/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search.html
  44. My Gym Halloween Party: https://www.mygym.com/chantilly/events#
  45. BOO-Stravaganza at Frying Pan Farm Park: http://dullesmoms.com/boostravaganza/
  46. Halloween House & Trick-or-Treat Trail at Walker Nature Center: http://dullesmoms.com/halloween-at-walker-nature-center/
  47. Halloween Folk Songs: https://librarycalendar.fairfaxcounty.gov/event/4357688
  48. Chick-fil-A Chantilly Trunk-or-Treat: https://www.facebook.com/events/466404073860959/
  49. Halloween Trunk-or-Treat: https://librarycalendar.fairfaxcounty.gov/event/4277141
  50. It’s Busia Bear’s Halloween Extravaganza: https://librarycalendar.fairfaxcounty.gov/event/3832540
  51. Harry Potter Escape Room: https://librarycalendar.fairfaxcounty.gov/event/4416010
  52. Adventure Park USA’s Not-So-Scary Family Halloween Party: https://adventureparkusa.com/events-and-specials#events
  53. American Girl Halloween Spooktacular: https://www.americangirl.com/retail/washington_dc.php
  54. Dulles Town Center’s Mall-o-Ween: https://shopdullestowncenter.com/event/148/mall-o-ween-at-dulles-town-center
  55. Trick-or-Treat at Tudor Place: http://www.tudorplace.org/programs/139/trick-or-treat-at-tudor-place/
  56. Old Town Winchester Spooktacular: http://oldtownwinchesterva.com/events/2018-10/
  57. Peanuts Halloween Party: http://loudouncountypubliclibrary.evanced.info/signup/EventDetails?EventId=43993&df=list&lib=1002&nd=180&backTo=Calendar&startDate=2018/10/04
  58. Trick-or-Treating at Mount Vernon: http://www.mountvernon.org/plan-your-visit/calendar/events/trick-or-treating-at-mount-vernon/
  59. Halloween Carnival & Creepy Reptiles Alive Show: https://www.facebook.com/events/634754556915787/
  60. Ravensworth Baptist Church Truck-and-Treat: https://www.facebook.com/events/512979692449391/
  61. Cookies & Scream: https://www.facebook.com/events/338767276666736/
  62. Trick-or-Treating at Brambleton Town Center: https://www.facebook.com/events/1877443365677424/
  63. Spooky Stories in the Park: https://librarycalendar.fairfaxcounty.gov/event/4408110
  64. Halloween Movie Night: The Addams Family: https://librarycalendar.fairfaxcounty.gov/event/4419190
  65. Book Pumpkin Painting: https://librarycalendar.fairfaxcounty.gov/event/4383821
  66. 80’s Movie Night: Ghostbusters: https://librarycalendar.fairfaxcounty.gov/event/4199289
  67. Halloween Party: https://librarycalendar.fairfaxcounty.gov/event/4534024
  68. Pumpkin Carving: https://librarycalendar.fairfaxcounty.gov/event/4259503
  69. Trunk-or-Treat at Cascades Overlook Town Center: https://www.facebook.com/events/451478698650164/
  70. Manassas Park Community Center Trunk-or-Treat: https://www.facebook.com/events/219688632059249/
  71. Trunk-or-Treat: https://webtrac.loudoun.gov/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search.html
  72. Moonbounce Costume Party: https://webtrac.loudoun.gov/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search.html
  73. Halloween Fun: https://webtrac.loudoun.gov/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search.html
  74. Halloween Fun at Douglass CC: https://webtrac.loudoun.gov/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/search.html
  75. Halloween Parade: https://librarycalendar.fairfaxcounty.gov/event/4072526
  76. Little Pumpkins Storytime: https://librarycalendar.fairfaxcounty.gov/event/4410223
  77. Halloween Storytime: https://librarycalendar.fairfaxcounty.gov/event/4326469
  78. Halloween Parade: https://librarycalendar.fairfaxcounty.gov/event/4181112

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