Halloween Events for Kids In Brisbane 2021

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The roots of Halloween go back far beyond Modern American Traditions. At Brisbane Kids, we are very aware that lots of families not only enjoy Halloween but would like ideas on how to celebrate it. To us, itโ€™s just another excuse to have fun and be silly!

We will continue to add to this list right up to and including Halloween so make sure you keep checking this article so you don’t miss out on any of the spooky fun!

Most of these events require bookings and will book out fast so make sure you check all the event details by clicking on the links to find out more. The weather may also mean some events are cancelled. Some also have age restrictions, fee for entry and covid restrictions imposed. PLEASE do not attend any of these events without checking the website of the organiser first just incase things have changed. It can also be helpful to check their Facebook Page for any on the day information. Happy Halloween! 

Family-Friendly Halloween Events in Brisbane 2021

Weโ€™ve got so many Halloween events in our Brisbane Kids calendar this year, and as Halloween falls on a Sunday this year, there is a lot of events being held over the entire weekend.  Hereโ€™s a run-down on whatโ€™s happening in Brisbane for kids this Halloween –

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Events over Multiple Days

๐ŸŽƒ Halloween Putt Putt

When: 17 September – 31 October Where: Victoria Park What: Youโ€™ll be creeping it real with feature holes including Pumpkin Patch, Witchโ€™s Way, The Freaky Forest and Skeletonโ€™s Graveyard. Halloween Putt Putt Event Details  

๐ŸŽƒ Spooky Nights 

When: Friday and Saturday Nights in October, 5.30pm – 8.30pm Where:  Sea World What: Witness the all new Monster Mayhem Laser Lightshow, journey through six precincts, experience a line-up of entertainment, plus selected exhibits & rides, including Vortex by night! Spooky Nights Event Details  

๐ŸŽƒ Happy Halloween

When: 16, 23 and 30 October, 5.30pm – 9pm Where:  Dreamworld What: Rides the rides at night plus trick or treating, spooky food, themed live shows, wildlife by night, mystery mansion and more.  Happy Halloween Event Details 

๐ŸŽƒ Seaside Spooktacular

When: October 24 & October 27 – 31, 10am – 4pm daily Where: Bribie Island Seaside Museum What:  Kids are encouraged to dress up and take part in the museum mystery โ€“ where is Trim the black museum cat hiding? Follow the clues and solve the riddles to lead you to where Trim has hidden away. Seaside Spooktacular Event Details 

๐ŸŽƒ Festevil at the Fangtuary

When: October 29 – 31, 5pm-9pm Where: Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary What: Ride the Ghost Train, meet creepy wandering wildlife up close, dance at the zombie disco, see street performers and sink your fangs into delicious treats. Festevil at the Fangtuary Event Details

๐ŸŽƒ Halloween Spooktacular- A Nightmare on Nolan Drive

When: October 29 & 30, 4pm-til late Where: Bite Markets What: Have a howling good time with a monster mash disco, trick or treating and more  Halloween Spooktacular Event Details 

๐ŸŽƒ Halloween on Eat Street

When: October 29 – 31, 4pm-9pm Where: Eat Street Northshore What: Eat Street, the famous food market,  presents three nights of ghoulish dress-ups & scary makeovers when Eat Street transforms into the โ€œNightmare on Eat Stโ€.  Halloween on Eat Street Event Details

๐ŸŽƒ The Morgue

When: October 29 – 31, 5pm-9pm Where: The Morgue, Rochedale What: This year the Morgue presents a bigger, scarier walkthrough as well as a dedicated kids area with maze, sensory tent, games, intermediate maze โ€“ all ages, super scary phobia maze! (12+), photo ops throughout, lolly bags shot from the famous lolly canon and food trucks.  The Morgue Event Details

๐ŸŽƒ Halloween Haunt Ipswich: Vivid Spooktacular: A Drive-by Experience 

When: 30 and 31 October 6 pm-9 pm Where: Ipswich What:  A drive through version of the annual Ipswich Halloween Haunt with lasers. Halloween Haunt Ipswich Event details

๐ŸŽƒ Along Came a Spider

When: October 30th  at Bardon and October 31st at Ascot and Murrarie  What:  Hear creepy stories, play some awesome games and make your very own dangly spider to take home. Along Came A Spider Event details

๐ŸŽƒ Brisbane Halloween Ghost Tours

When: October 30th and 31st 6.30pm-10.30pm  Where: Various cemeteries across Brisbane including Ipswich, Toowong, Boggo Rd, South Brisbane, Nundah and Lutwyche What: Walkthrough and discover Queenslandโ€™s Haunted History on a Brisbane Ghost Tour Brisbane Halloween Ghost Tours Event details

๐ŸŽƒ Indooroopilly Haunted House 

When: October 30 & 31, 6pm – 10pm Where:  Carinya Street Indooroopilly What: See the amazing Halloween display at the front of the house and if you dare, enter a maze style haunted house.  Indooroopilly Haunted House Event Details

Friday 22 October

๐ŸŽƒ Twi-Fright in the Park

When: October 22, 4pm – 8pm Where: Underwood Park What:  With an even bigger, scarier tunnel walkthrough, trick or treating, best-dressed competition, stalls, food, and so much more it is the most spooktacular night out for families that love Halloween!

Twi-Fright in the Park Event Details

Thursday 28 October

๐ŸŽƒ Tiny Tots Spooky Special 

When: October 28, 10am – 1pm Where: Aussie World What:  Bring your little ones to ‘Tiny Tots’ for their first spooky, but friendly experience including teat or treat huts, Halloween characters, best dressed and more.  Tint Tots Spooky Special Event Details

๐ŸŽƒ Halloween Trick or Treat

When: October 28, 4pm – 7pm Where: Capalaba Park What:  Bring the family down this Halloween for heaps of free fun in a safe and friendly environment during daylight or evening hours. Halloween Trick or Treat Event Details

๐ŸŽƒ Spooky Halloween Storytime

When: October 28, 4pm – 5pm Where: Toowong Village Library What:  Enjoy scary stories and creepy craft as Toowong Library celebrate all things Halloweeny. Ideal for children aged 5-8 years. Spooky Halloween Storytime

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Friday 29 October

๐ŸŽƒ Hocus Pocus

When: October 29 – 31, 3pm – 6pm Where: Bulimba Memorial Park What: Get down to some sick zombie beats and dance the spooky night away as well as enjoy free rides, markets, food trucks, kids activities and games and more.  Hocus Pocus Event Details

๐ŸŽƒ Halloween Moonlight Markets

When: October 29, 5pm – 9pm Where:  Old Petrie Town What: Moonlight markets with some sooky extras for Halloween including slithery reptiles, scary face painting, unicorn rides, best-dressed prizes, delicious food and spooktacular artisan market stalls.  Halloween Moonlight Markets Event Details

Saturday October 30 

๐ŸŽƒ Sandgate Spooktacular

When: 30 October, 4pm – 9pm Where: Einbunpin Lagoon What:  Enjoy loads of spookiness including Halloween displays, a haunted maze, food trucks, trick or treat, face painting, a pumpkin carving competition, costume parade, Goosebumps 2 movie in the park, an appearance by The Ghostbusters and lots more! Sandgate Spooktacular Event Details

๐ŸŽƒ Redcliffe Markets Festival of Frights

When: 30 October, 4pm – 9pm Where: Redcliffe Parade What:  A spook-tacular night is coming to Redcliffe with fa-boo-lous Fireworks, Trick or Treating, themed market stores, Halloween jumping castle, spooky decorations, wicked sideshow alley, live entertainment, delicious food and a ghouly good time! Redcliffe Markets Festival of Frights Event Details

๐ŸŽƒ North Lakes by Night Halloween Market

When: 30 October, 5pm – 9pm Where: North Lakes Westfield What: The night will include prizes for best dressed, DJ, Dance Comps and more! Plus there will be all the usual fun of the North Lakes by Night Markets including food trucks, market stalls and kids amusements North Lakes By Night Halloween Market Event Details

๐ŸŽƒ Halloween @ the Village

When: 30 October, 6pm – 9pm Where: Beenleigh Historical Village What: a special Halloween Trick or Treat evening just for kids. Brisbane Kids can dress up in their spookiest Halloween costume and have a trick or treat experience in a safe environment.  Halloween @ the Village Event Details

๐ŸŽƒ Halloween Night Adventures: Debunking the Myths- Beastly Bats

When: 30 October 4.30pm-7 pm Where: Downfall Creek Bushland Centre What:  Enjoy a special live wildlife presentation and guided night walk to debunk the myths and learn fascinating facts about our precious fruit-bats and micro-bats.  Halloween Night Adventures: Debunking the Myths- Beastly Bats Event details

๐ŸŽƒ Ride the Night

When: October 30  5pm – 9pm Where: Aussie World What: Ride of the night with a Halloween Twist with night rides and attractions, trick or treat, creepy DJ, themed shows, best dressed competitions and more!  Ride the Night Event Details 

๐ŸŽƒ Halloween Night Adventures: Celebrate Grandparents Day

When: October 30  6.30pm – 8pm Where: Raven Street Reserve What: Celebrate Grandparents Day on a guided night walk on Halloween eve and try your hand at spotting nocturnal wildlife in Raven Street Reserve.   Halloween Night Adventures: Celebrate Grandparents Day Event Details 

๐ŸŽƒ Trick or Treat

When: October 30  10am – 3pm Where:  Sunnybank Hills Shoppingtown What: Come dressed in their favourite Halloween costume and Trick or Treat from retailer to retailer Trick or Treat Event Details 

๐ŸŽƒ Happy Halloween Hunt

When: October 30  10am – 4pm Where:  Ipswich Riverlink Shopping Centre What: JFollow the clues to find each spooky station and receive your candy! Also, donโ€™t miss the roving candy claw machine for extra goodies along the way, the Spider Game, Whack-A-Ghost Box and Guess Whatโ€™s Inside Tombstone Happy Halloween Hunt Event Details 

๐ŸŽƒ Kids Halloween Spooktacular

When: October 30, 3pm – 6pm Where:  Early Birds Education & Childcare in Marsden What: Take a trip through the haunted house, and feast on spooky treats from the Halloween markets. Kids Halloween Spooktacular Event Details

๐ŸŽƒ Halloween Family Fun Day

When: October 30  10am – 3pm Where:  Fairfield Gardens What: Dress up in your scary best costume, and join us for some spooky fun over the long weekend including a haunted Halloween hunt, scary photo booth, slime workshops, freaky face painting and tattoos.  Halloween Family Fun Day Event Details 

๐ŸŽƒ Caboolture Halloween Twilight Markets 

When: October 30, 4pm – 9pm Where: Caboolture Markets What: The Caboolture Halloween Twilight Markets have a large array of stalls as well as trick-a-treating for the kids, best-decorated stall and delicious food stalls.  Caboolture Halloween Twilight Markets Event details

๐ŸŽƒ Flagstone Halloween Twilight Markets 

When: October 30, 4pm – 9pm Where: Flagstone State School What: The markets will include amazing food truck options, great local entertainment and boutique stallholders, fresh produce, trick or treat maze door event with 20 doors for the kids to knock on throughout the market plus a best-dressed competition.  Flagstone Halloween Twilight Markets Event details

๐ŸŽƒ Halloween in Bald Hills Community Event

When: October 30, 5pm – 9pm Where: Rothbury Street, Bald Hills What: Raising money for Dare, a DV support service, enjoy trick or treating, a haunted house, food, side show alley, face painting and more.  Halloween in Bald Hills Event details

๐ŸŽƒ Batty Halloween in the Park

When: October 30, 4.30pm – 6.30pm Where: Location received when booking (free event) What: Dress in your Batty Best and enjoy a free sausage sizzle while you watch bats flying out at sunset for their evening feed. Batty Halloween in the Park

๐ŸŽƒMovies under the Wineglass Halloween Double Feature

When: October 30, 5pm – 10pm Where: Under the Wineglass- Hillcrest What: Come along and enjoy a family movie under the wineglass water tower at Movies Under the Wineglass Halloween Double Feature. Movies under the Wineglass Halloween Double Feature Event details

๐ŸŽƒ Family STEM Halloween

When: October 30, 2.30pm – 3.30pm Where: Brisbane Square Library What: Bring along friends and family for an hour of Halloween themed games and activities exploring science, technology, reading and art that is sure to challenge your thinking and spark your imagination.  Family STEM Halloween

๐ŸŽƒHalloween Hoopla

When: October 30, 1o.30am – 1.30pm Where: Stafford City Shopping Centre What: Have some FAB-BOO-LOUS fun and celebrate the magic of Halloween with a FANG-TASTIC range of activities including trick or treat, Halloween craft and dancing with the skeleton dance crew.  Halloween Hoopla

๐ŸŽƒSpooktacular Movie Night

When: October 30, 6pm – 8pm Where: Tulmur Place, Ipswich What: Dress as your frightening best character for a spooky fun night at the Precinct as Hotel Transylvania 3 : A Monter Vacation plays on the big screen for free.  Spooktacular Movie Night 

๐ŸŽƒHalloween Fun and Games

When: October 30, 3.30pm – 5pm Where: Kenmore Library What: Join your library in a fun-filled time Halloween-theme decorations to transform your home. Ideal for all ages. Halloween Fun and Games

Sunday 31 October

๐ŸŽƒ Halloween at Australia Zoo

When: October 31st Where: Australia Zoo What: Trick or treating, and Australia Zoo’s very own devils Halloween at Australia Zoo Event details

๐ŸŽƒ Howl- o – ween at Lone Pine 

When: 31st October  Where: Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary What: Celebrate Howl-o-ween with the mystifying Bubble Bubble Toil & Trouble Show with the Lone Pine Witch, a creepy encounter with scaly friends, and spooky crafts. Howl-o-Ween Event details

๐ŸŽƒ Blackwood Street Halloween Festival 2021

When: 31st October, 3pm – 6pm Where :Blackwood Street, Mitchelton What: Harry Potter Theme Halloween party with markets stalls, creation stations, live music, food, rides and more.  Blackwood Street Halloween Event details

๐ŸŽƒ Nightmare on Bogong Street

When: 31st October, 4pm – 8pm Where : Bongong Street, Riverhills What: Halloween night will be full of spooktacular fun including markets, live music, food, bar, fun and games that will ensure you have the best family-friendly Halloween you could ever imagine. Of course, there will also be trick or treating, a bat display and a haunted tunnel.  Nightmare on Bogong Street Event Details

๐ŸŽƒ Halloween Night

When: 31st October Where: Walkabout Creek  What: Dinner with appearances by their resident slimy, scaly friends at Walkabout Creek Discovery Centre along with other crafty activities. Halloween Night Event details

๐ŸŽƒ The Haunted Passage

When: 31st October, 5pm – 6pm Where: Cavill Lane What: roving performers, scare actors, atmospheric effects, little shops of horror and Haunt Maze Haunted Passage Event details

๐ŸŽƒ Ghoulies and Ghosties 

When: October 31, 5pm-9pm Where: Caboolture Historical Village What: Celebrate Halloween at Caboolture Historical Villageโ€™s Ghoulies and Ghosties with spooky fun and displays.  Ghoulies and Ghosties Event Details

๐ŸŽƒHalloween Trick or Treat Adventure

When: October 31, 10am – 2pm Where: Strathpine Centre What: Entertain the little ghosts and goblins this Halloween and join Strathpine Centre for a Halloween Trick or Treat Adventure. Theyโ€™re getting spooky, so come in fancy dress if you dare. Trick or Treat Adventure Event Details

๐ŸŽƒFree Halloween Pool Party

When: October 31, 3pm – 6pm Where: Bellbowrie Pool What: Spend Halloween cooling off at the Bellbowrie Pool with free swimming, face painting, balloon animals, jumping castle and best-dressed awards.  Free Halloween Pool Party Event Details

๐ŸŽƒHalloween Special- Debunking the myths: Creepy Crawlies

When: October 31, 11am – 12.30pm Where: Karawatha Forest Park and Discovery Centre What: Enjoy a wildlife presentation and get up-close and personal with the spiders, insects, and other mini-beasts that keep our ecosystems healthy! Halloween dress-ups encouraged – come along in your best creepy-crawly animal disguise! Halloween Debunking the myths Creepy Crawlies

๐ŸŽƒEverleigh Halloween Hunt

When: October 31, 4.30pm Where: Everleigh Park What: Time for a spooky adventure this Halloween! Come along to see what is lurking in the laneways for our Halloween Hunt. Dress up for some scary fun with prizes to be won.  Everleigh Halloween Hunt

Sold Out Halloween Events

I know, why would we mention events that are sold out? Because Halloween is getting more and more popular every year, so our advice is, if you wish you were at one of the following Halloween Events, that you sign up for that organisers respective e-newsletter and get notified next year when tickets go on sale

๐ŸŽƒ Movie World Fright nights (not able to take place due to COVID) but always sells out

๐ŸŽƒ A range of wildlife events with Brisbane City Council (think wildlife spotting at night) 

๐ŸŽƒ A Night at the Museum

When: October 28, 5.30pm – 8.30pm Where: Queensland Museum What:  Get spooked by creatures large and small at the museum for A Night at the Museum in true Halloween fashion including games and music, live animals, access to SprakLab and Wonders of the World and more after dark!  A Night at the Museum Event Details




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