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Halloween in Las Vegas: Five Family-Friendly Events

There are plenty of great ways to enjoy Halloween in Las Vegas.

With Halloween right around the corner, it’s not too early to start planning some fun, family-friendly outings to join. Since options to celebrate Halloween were limited last year due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Las Vegas is back into full swing when celebrating the spooky season. Here are some of the best family-friendly Halloween events happening in Las Vegas for the month of October.

Haunted Harvest at Springs Preserve

The annual Haunted Harvest event at Springs Preserve is back and welcomes families of all ages to join in on the great fun they have planned. This spooktacular outdoor event offers various activities such as trick or treat stations, petting zoos, a haunted train ride and hay maze, carnival games and much more! The event also features visiting street vendors that offer tasty foods and some great live entertainment. Kids can even visit Boo!town, meet different ghosts characters around every corner and make their way through the Witch’s Hay Maze. All guests are encouraged to wear their scariest costumes when they attend. Check out this fun night from 5 p.m.-9 p.m. on October 22-24 and 29-31. For ticket information and more details, visit the Springs Preserve events page here

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Springs Preserve Haunted Harvest (Courtesy Springs Preserve)

Tivoli Village Events

Tivoli Village is not only a premier retail destination but will be home to some of the most boo-tacular events the whole month of October. A few to highlight are the Museum of Monsters, the Undead Maze & Haunted House and the Twisted Pumpkin Pop-up Bar.

The Museum of Monsters is the most Instagrammable event of the season and will feature familiar horror characters, selfie stations, spooky zombies, vampires, aliens and more! Visitors can start attending the event on October 7, where the schedule will run Monday through Friday from 6 p.m.-11 p.m., Saturday from 11 a.m.-11 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m.-10 p.m.

Behind Restoration Warehouse, the Undead Maze and Haunted House bring 2,000 square feet of spooky fun to children and adults on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. The maze features killer clowns, monsters, zombies and surprises around every dark corner. Although this event will scare the pants off guests, they’ll be pleasantly surprised to find that proceeds from this event will go to the Serving Our Kids Foundation, an organization that provides after-school and weekend meals to kids in Southern Nevada. The children’s maze will open from noon-6 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays, while the adult haunted house will open from 7 p.m.-midnight and 7 p.m.-1 a.m. on Halloween night.

The Twisted Pumpkin Pop-Up Bar features Calavera Cantina, where guests can enjoy seasonal food and drinks along with Halloween-themed activities. After 8 p.m., the bar turns into an adult-only experience where the menu offers alcoholic beverages. The event is located on the 2nd floor inside the Tivoli building and is open October 5 through November 2 from 4:30 p.m.-11 p.m. and Sundays from 1 p.m.-9:30 p.m.

For ticket information, guests can visit the Tivoli Village events page here for more details. 

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Museum of Monsters at Tivoli Village (Courtesy Museum of Monsters)

Trick or Chic at Fashion Show Mall

Are you looking for a fashionable way to trick or treat? Fashion Show Las Vegas is hosting its Trick or Chic event this year on Fridays and Saturdays from 3 p.m.-7 p.m., October 1-31. Guests receive a guided tour where they’ll hear ghost stories and experience a frighteningly delightful couture walk-through. Check out the Trick or Chic experience on level two near Zara to join in on the madness. Visit the Trick or Chic events page here for ticketing information and more details. 

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Trick or Chic Event (Courtesy Fashion Show Las Vegas)

Halloveen at the Magical Forest

This family-friendly event welcomes children of all ages and benefits Opportunity Village and its mission. Halloveen features a 2.5-acre theme park that allows guests to walk through a spooky cemetery decorated with jack-o-lanterns, ghosts and witches. Guests can also enjoy rides, trick-or-treating stations, carnival games, food stations and more. To top it all off, guests can access two mini escape rooms as part of their admission. Halloveen opens at 5:30 p.m. from October 8-10, October 15-17 and October 22-31. For ticket information and more details, guests can visit the event page here

Downtown Summerlins’ Parade of Mischief

The Parade of Mischief at Downtown Summerlin is a family-friendly parade full of entertainment that features dancing zombies, wizards & witches, ghosts and a skeleton parade. Guests can join in on this free event every Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. from October 1-October 31. For more details, visit the Downtown Summerlin website here.