The Best Halloween Events in Ohio!

From October 26th to November 2nd, 2023, you can have plenty of scares and fun with events such as Jack O' Lantern World, Trick-or-Treat Fest, Nightmares Film Festival, and more. Have the spookiest time with these events!

Jack O’ Lantern World, Hilliard, OH

October 26, 2023
This Fall, visit Jack O'Lantern World at the Franklin County Fairgrounds to discover its magic. Thousands of Jack O'Lanterns have been hand-carved by more than 50 artists, and some of the most giant authentic 1,000+ lb pumpkins in the USA will be on show. Revel in this one-of-a-kind, whimsy Halloween, art, nature, and fall festival.

Trick-or-Treat Fest , Cleveland, OH

October 27, 2023 at 10:00am
Visit the Trick-or-Treat Fest at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo for a frightening Halloween adventure. Enjoy unlimited train rides, the Monster Mash Dance Party, 20 trick-or-treat stations, character meet-and-greets, and the Circle of Wildlife Carousel. A free trick-or-treat bag is given to the first 1,000 visitors each day.

Nightmares Film Festival, Columbus, OH

October 27, 2023 at 2:00pm
This October 27, visit the Gateway Film Center to witness a singular fusion of global terror and suspense. With its excellent lineup, the Nightmares Film Festival brings together uncommon, risk-taking movies from around the world. Do not miss this conference for fans of genre films for days of thrills and chills.

The Haunted Hydro Attraction, Fremont, OH

October 27, 2023 at 7:00pm
This October 27th, face the terrifying terrain of Haunted Hydro! Discover the creepy trail covered in fog, the gloomy Void, and the Wasteland, a dangerous playground for fear. Enter if you dare!

Mapleside Farms Fall Festival - Spooky Fest, Brunswick, OH

October 28, 2023 at 11:00am
Visit Mapleside Farms for a spine-tingling weekend of family entertainment. There are many activities for everyone, such as the Jurassic Myles Corn Maze and the Cow and Pig Trains. Kids can dress up in costumes and tour Pumpkin Village. Come to Mapleside Farms for an exceptional time!

Fall Fest Weekend, Cincinnati, OH

October 28, 2023 at 11:00am
At Washington Park, participate in the welcoming atmosphere, great music, and entertaining Fall Fest Weekend 2023 events. Fill your day with free pumpkin picking, animal encounters, and local vendor shopping. The events of this magnificent weekend will delight the entire family, with over 30 exhibitors selling baked goods, soap, jewelry, and more.

St. Catharine Family Fall Festival, Columbus, OH

October 28, 2023 at 3:00pm
On October 28th, St. Catharine Church in Columbus will host the St. Catharine Family Fall Festival. Hayrides, petting zoos, face painting, bounce houses, and even a dinner of chili and cornbread will be available for attendees. Additionally, everyone can share in the hot chocolate, campfire, and s'mores.

Rocktober Fest, Barnesville, OH

October 28, 2023 at 4:00pm
Main Street Barrel House in Barnesville is hosting Rocktober Fest, and you're encouraged to participate. At 10:00 PM, an adult costume competition including Best Couple, Scariest, and Best of Show categories will end the evening.

Wilmington Haunted Hollow Ride, Wilmington, OH

October 28, 2023 at 7:30pm
Experience the craziness and fright of the Haunted Hollow Ride in Wilmington."Terror in the Dark" is a scary maze filled with rustling horror and goosebumps. Put your nerves to the test there.

Wyman Woods Park Fall Festival, Columbus, OH

November 2, 2023 at 4:00pm
On November 2, Wyman Woods Park will host a fantastic fall festival. Participate in the Plinko pumpkin roll, pumpkin bowling, tractor hayride, caution tape maze, and other events. The entire family can enjoy food trucks, yard games, and many more activities.

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