55 Best Halloween Events around Miami and South Florida

Haunted Lagoon photo courtesy of the Marine Lab Environmental Education Center
Haunted Lagoon photo courtesy of the Marine Lab Environmental Education Center

South Florida is ready for Halloween with ghosts, ghouls, witches, and zombies—plus dancing, pumpkins, and costume contests. Families near Miami can enjoy tons of Halloween inspired events, from high tea with witches to snorkeling with zombie pirates. Whether you want to be scared, pick a pumpkin, or enjoy some fall treats, we know which farms, trunk-or-treat events, haunted houses, and festivals are ready to delight kids in Miami, Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, and the Florida Keys.

Find more ideas in our Halloween Guide for Miami and South Florida.

Ready for more fall fun? Check out our list of South Florida fall harvest festivals, too!

Places featured in this article:


Santa's Garden Pumpkin Patch Festival

Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science

Washington Avenue & Española Way

Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science

Hollywood Boulevard between 19th and 20th Avenue, and 20th Avenue between Hollywood Boulevard and Tyler Street

Mizner Park Amphitheater

John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park

Key West Tropical and Botanical Garden
Ripe "Red"land Festival
The Berry Farms - 10:00 AM Pick
Engineering the Future Weekends in February
Museum of Discovery and Science - 12:00 PM Pick
Wild Kratts: Creature Power
Museum of Discovery and Science - 12:00 PM Pick
Pixar Putt in Fort Lauderdale
Las Olas Oceanside Park - 3:00 PM Pick
Fort Lauderdale Greek Festival
St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church - 5:00 PM Pick
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