Top Halloween Events in Connecticut

Halloween Events in Connecticut are ready to harvest, like the Festive Fun & Pumpkin Patch at Bishop’s Orchards. Photo courtesy of the Orchard.
Halloween Events in Connecticut are ready to harvest, like the Festive Fun & Pumpkin Patch at Bishop’s Orchards. Photo courtesy of the Orchard.

It's the season for Halloween events in Connecticut! The weekends are humming with fun Halloween activities for Connecticut families to enjoy. There is no shortage of pumpkin destinations and hay rides. There are also semi-spooky events and fun displays. And, yes, there are even a few super-scary places to take older kids. Grab your pumpkin pail and flashlight and explore our guide to the top Halloween events in Connecticut for families.

If you are looking for family-fun fairs, browse our list of the Best Fall Festivals in Connecitcut for Families. Still looking for just the right event? Browse our Fall Guide for Connecticut for our picks for autumn fun in Connecticut.

Places featured in this article:


Simsbury Meadows Performing Arts Center

The SoNo Collection

St. Gregory the Great

The Kate: Katherine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center

Connecticut Eastern Railroad Museum
Winterfest at Bushnell Park in Hartford
Bushnell Park - 11:00 AM Pick
Meriden Yulefest
First Congregational Church of Meriden - 1:00 PM Pick
Festival of Lights
Olde Mystick Village - 4:00 PM Pick
Annual Santa's Farm at Indian Rock
Indian Rock Nature Preserve - 5:30 PM Pick
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