The beautiful weather is finally here, and Halloween is just around the corner.
One of my favorite things to do this time of year is to go to local Halloween and Fall related events!
The Fall weather, and the variety of unique local experiences that go with it, makes it the PERFECT time to be outside enjoying this beautiful weather with your family.
Whether you are looking for a Spooky Haunted House to visit or a local Pumpkin Patch to enjoy, we have put together this list of fun, festive events for you to enjoy with your family this weekend.
Photos courtesy of the Futchentertainment.com
1) Oldsmar Halloween Carnival and Haunted Trail - RE OLDS PARK 107 Shore Dr W Oldsmar , FL 34677
Calling all goblins and ghouls! Take a walk down the spooky Haunted Trail and wear your best costume to compete in the costume contest. Families will also enjoy a Halloween-themed movie in the park, games and candy. This free event goes from 6-9 p.m.; costume contest registration begins at 5:30 p.m. and the Haunted Trail and movie will start at 7 p.m.
October 28, 2016
2) Boo Bash at Bright House Field - 601 N. Old Coachman Rd Clearwater, FL 33767
All treats and no tricks at the ball field! Head to Bright House Field in Clearwater for a free Halloween celebration featuring interactive areas for kids, including games, hay rides, a costume parade on the field, and plenty of candy for everyone. The spooky fun happens from 5:30-8:30 p.m.
October 31, 2016 - The spooky fun happens from 5:30-8:30pm
3) Safety Harbor Trick or Treat - Main St. Safety Harbor, FL 34695
Put your best costume on and come to Safety Harbor's Main Street to Trick-or-Treat in a safe family atmosphere. City Hall, Fire Station 52 and Main Street businesses will be handing out treats. The free event takes place from 4:30-6:30 p.m.
Free Event - October 31, 2016 from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.
4) Heritage UMC Pumpkin Patch - 2680 Landmark Drive, Clearwater, FL 33761
Pumpkins for sale in the shop or farm stand, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field
Phone: 727-797-0703. Family photo backdrop. Bring the kids and the cameras!
5) Kirk of Dunedin Pumpkin Patch - 2686 Bayshore Blvd, Dunedin, FL 34689
Pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, Fall festival, concessions / refreshment stand
Payment: Cash, Check,Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard, Discover, AmEx.
6) Harvestmoon Farm (15990 Stur St, Masaryktown, FL 34604)
Pumpkin patch (already gathered from the field) cow train / barreltrain rides, corn maze, child-sized haybale maze, concessions /refreshment stand, porta-potties, picnic area, farm animals, pony rides, and games.
Phone: 727-326-3256. Saturday & Sunday:10AM-5PM
7) Sweetfields Farm - 17250 Benes Roush Rd, Masaryktown, FL 34604
Follows organic methods, pumpkin patch, hay rides, harvest festival, corn maze, hay bale maze, child-sized maze, picked pumpkins/produce for sale, free parking, snacks and refreshment stand, picnic area, face painting. Everything is grown with organic methods.
Phone: 352-279-0977 Payment: Cash,only.
8) Fox Squirrel Corn Maze - 3002 Charlie Taylor Rd Plant City, FL 33565
Corn maze, pumpkin patch (already gathered from the field) Fall festival, tractor-pulled hay rides, gift shop, concessions/ refreshment stand. Hayride ends at dusk. See website for current hours. No ATM's on site.
9) Horsepower for Kids - 8005 Race Track Rd Tampa, FL 33635
Pumpkin patch, cow train / barrel train rides, straw or hay bale maze, corn cannon, horse-drawn hay rides, wagon rides, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, restrooms, picnic area (bring your own food), pony rides, petting zoo, farm animals.
Phone: 813-855-8992 Payment: Cash only.
Saturday and Sunday 11AM - 5PM
10) Creatures of the night at Lowry Park Zoo - 1101 W Sligh Ave, Tampa, FL 33604
This new Halloween event will offer a wide-range of activities for all. From youngsters to teens and adults, find eerie adventures for the whole family. Wander into scare zones or encounter animals at night. Party the night away at a ghoulish dance party. No horror or gore, just scares and startles for one & all.
11) Scream-a-Geddon - 27839A Saint Joe Rd Dade City, FL 33525
Select nights, Sept. 25 - Nov. 1
The new park features six haunted attractions with a Monster Midway spread over 60 acres of forest. The park's attractions use Hollywood special effects and exclusive interactive element.
On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Screamageddon/
12) Guavaween 2016 - 7th Ave and 14th St Ybor City, FL 33605
The 31st Guavaween is here. Following the March of the Pumpkin King, thousands will flock to Guavaween for the live music, costume contests, and much more.
There will be plenty of entertainment including Live Performance by KISS ARMY, headlining DJ Fresh . Join thousands of people in costumes at Tampa Bay's largest Halloween party! This year's event takes place following the March of the Pumpkin King Halloween Parade down 7th Avenue.
Start on : October 29, 2016 7:00 PM Saturday
End on : October 30, 2016 1:00 AM Sunday