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2021 Halloween Happenings

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If you believe October is all about the costumes and the candy, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve rounded up a list of Halloween events from trick or treating to costume contests and more happening this month in Oklahoma City and beyond that are all about the tricks and treats. So don’t wait until Oct. 31 to get that costume on, celebrate all month long with these trick-or-treat events happening throughout the metro! Want more fall fun? See all our fall fun guides.

(This guide was last updated Oct. 15, 2021. This is a working list so please check back often for updates. If you know of an event or festival you’d like to see included, please email the details to calendar@metrofamilymagazine.com)

Oct. 1 – 7

Pumpkin Drive at the Oklahoma City Zoo (2101 NE 50th St). Bring a pumpkin larger than your head and receive FREE same-day admission to the Zoo. The donated pumpkins will be used to decorate the Haunt the Zoo trail. 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Oct. 8

FREE Movie on the Lawn at Chisholm Creek (1332 W Memorial Rd) features an outdoor screening of Hocus Pocus. The movie will begin around sunset. Bring your own blankets or chairs.

Oct. 8-9

Tombstone Tales in Enid (201 W Owen K Garriott, Enid) features a tractor-drawn hayride tour through the Enid Cemetery. Characters who once lived in Oklahoma will appear from behind tombstones to share the tales of their historical journeys. $15. 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Oct. 9-31

Haunt the Zoo at the Oklahoma City Zoo (2101 NE 50th St) features 13 candy stations located along the Haunt the Zoo trail. Volunteers will distribute candy and tasty snacks through 8-foot “treat tubes” into trick-or-treat bags from a safe distance. Guests can also visit themed booths displaying an array of family-friendly decorations and elaborate props, perfect for capturing photo moments. Costumes encouraged. Adults can dress up too but nothing too scary, please. Zoo admission applies. Trick-or-treat bags, $7; members, $6. Saturday & Sunday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Oct. 15

FREE Outdoor Movie Series at Lions Park (450 S Flood Ave, Norman) features an outdoor screening of Hocus Pocus. Movie begins at sundown.

Oct. 16

Lexington Fall Festival at Charlie McCown Park (200 E Broadway, Lexington) features a talent show, chili cookoff, car show, pinewood derby, kids zone, food trucks, craft vendors and a pumpkin patch. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Midtown Mutts Treats & Tails Dog Halloween Costume Contest at Midtown  Mutts Dog Park (407 W Park Pl) features a Dog Halloween costume contest, dog-partnered relay games and trick or treating at vendor tents for pups, with an emphasis on pups who are in costume. Noon-4 p.m.

Oct. 16 – 31

HallowMarine at the Oklahoma Aquarium (300 Aquarium Dr, Jenks) features seven nights of indoor trick-or-treating for kids of all ages. Guests can follow the Trick-or-Treat trail for candy and see marine life in the surrounding exhibits. Dress up in your best Halloween costume for a chance to win prizes. $7 & up. 6:30-9 p.m.

Oct. 17

Fall Harvest Festival at Delmar Gardens (1225 SW 2nd St) features a chili cook-off, local beer, live music, yard games, pop-up farmers market and pumpkin decorating. Adults; $35; kids (ages 3 – 20), $20; kids (under 3), free. 2-5 p.m.

Toto’s Parade and Happy Hour at Pumpkinville at Myriad Gardens (301 W Reno Ave) features a pup parade and costume contest. Drinks and food will be available for purchase. Prizes for best costumes. Preregister. $5 per member dog, $10 per nonmember dog. 2:30 p.m.

Oct. 21

FREE Fall Carnival at Rainbow Fleet (1105 NW 45th St) features an outdoor trick-or-treat event with storytelling, games, door prizes and packaged treats. 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Haunt the Harn at Harn Homestead (1721 N Lincoln Blvd) features an outdoor trick-or-treating event with old-fashioned games and crafts. Friendly costumes are encouraged. $5, must be purchased in advance. 6-8 p.m.

Oct. 22

Moore Mummy & Son Dance at The Station at Central Park (700 S Broadway, Moore) features a Stranger Things themed Halloween-themed dance for mothers & sons with snacks, door prizes and more. Costumes encouraged. 6-8 p.m.

Oct. 23

OKC Halloween Jam at Mat Hoffman Action Sports Park (1700 S Robinson Ave) features a BMX jam and Peace and Pancakes food truck. Noon-8 p.m.

FREE Trunk or Treat at Lake View Park Church of the Nazarene (3500 NW 50th St) features decorated trunks, candy and more. Costumes welcome. 4-5 p.m.

Boo-tanical and Costume Contest at Pumpkinville at Myriad Gardens (301 W Reno Ave) features trick-or-treat stations in the children’s garden. There will also be a take and make craft available. Costumes encouraged. This event is by pre-registration only and priority will be given to garden members. Members, $5; nonmember,$10. 6-8 p.m.

Oct. 23 – 30


Storybook Forest at Arcadia Lake (7200 15th St, Edmond) features a fun, not-scary trail filled with roaming characters. Additional activities include storytime, concessions and a campfire. $12. 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.


Oct. 25


FREE Brick or Treat in Bricktown (Reno Ave & Mickey Mantle Dr) features trick or treating at Bricktown businesses, popular characters and local mascots, spooky tunes and more. For ages 14 & under. 4-7 p.m. 


Yukon’s Mummy & Son Masquerade at Jackie Cooper Gym (1024 E Main St, Yukon) features a fun evening of contests, spooky music, dancing and more for boys ages 4 – 12 & their mummies. There will also be creepy games, face painting, a mummy wrapping contest, dance contest and candy. All attendants receive one hotdog and one drink. Capacity is limited. $4 in advance, $5 day of. 6-8 p.m.

Oct. 27

FREE Fall Festival of Treats at St Luke’s UMC Edmond (900 N Sooner Rd, Edmond) features a fun, safe, and sweet night with trunk or treating. 6-7:30 p.m.

FREE Trunk or Treat at CrossPointe Church (2601 24th Ave SE, Norman) features trunk or treating, candy and more. Costumes encouraged. 7-8:30 p.m.

Haunt the Zoo: All Grown Up at the OKC Zoo (2101 NE 50th St) features unique experiences such as a Haunted Herpetarium, Haunted Dino Safari and karaoke, created around the event’s theme, Time Travel. Costume encouraged.  Event attendance is limited to ensure social distancing. $30 & up. 7-11 p.m.

Oct. 28-30

Boo on Bell in Downtown Shawnee (Main St & Bell Ave, Shawnee) features a trick-or-treating, carnival and more. See website for schedule.

Oct. 29

FREE Trunk or Treat at Casady Square (9207 N Penn Ave) features truck or treating, games and a costume contest. 4-6 p.m.

FREE Trunk or Treat at Restore OKC (2222 NE 27th St) features a family-friendly evening with music, costume contest, photo booth, light dinner and trunk-or-treating. 5:30-7:30 p.m.

FREE Trunk or Treat at Wickline Church (417 Mid-America Blvd, Midwest City) features trunk-or-treating, food and lots of candy. 6-8 p.m.

FREE Trunk or Treat at Hope Connection Church (8309 S Santa Fe Ave) features decorated trunks handing out candy, refreshments and more. 6:30-8:30 p.m.


Spook and Roll Halloween Party at Skate Galaxy (5800 NW 36th St) features a costume contest with prizes, games, festive decorations, music and more. Costumes encouraged. $15 ($12 if in costume). 7 p.m. – midnight.


Oct. 29-30

Edmond Historical Ghost Tours in Downtown Edmond (19 N Broadway, Edmond) features a tour of the Downtown area where many founding fathers of the city lived and worked. Tour guides dressed in the late 1800s and early 1900s period costumes will be on the tour to play the parts of the deceased historical figures and bring them back to life. Attendees can also enjoy free horse-drawn wagon rides, s’more fire pit and visits from the Edmond Fire and Police Departments. $10. 5-8 p.m.

Ghost Stories Tours at the Pawnee Bill Ranch and Museum (1141 Pawnee Bill Rd, Pawnee). Guides will lead guests through the park telling spine-tingling, ghostly tales about Oklahoma, the surrounding area and the Pawnee Bill Ranch. $5. Best suited for ages 8 & up. 6:30-9 p.m.

Oct. 30

Halloween on the Green at Will Rogers Gardens (3400 NW 36th St) features fall-themed crafts including sugar skull decorating, face painting, craft, trick-or-treating and more. Preregister. All ages welcome. $5. 9 a.m. – noon.

FREE Children’s Halloween Festival at Oklahoma Shakespeare (2920 Paseo) features free family event with a Classics performance for kids, trunk-or-treat, live music, mask painting and more. 10 a.m.-3 p.m.


Steampunk Fall Celebration at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum (1700 NE 63rd St) features a variety of themed activities including a robot maker space, Steampunk crafts and more. Free with admission. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.


FREE Spooktacular in Downtown El Reno (Main St, El Reno) features treats, games and fun for the whole family. 11 a.m. – noon.

Scissortail Treat Trail at Scissortail Park (655 S Robinson Ave) features a safe, outdoor, limited-access Treat Trail. Enjoy the festive Treat Trail inside the Scissortail Park playground with music, family-friendly Halloween characters, plenty of photo-op areas and food vendors along the Promenade. Treat Trail booths will each have a chute to send their treats into bags for a contact-free exchange. $5; members, free. 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

FREE Halloween at the Museum at the Edmond Historical Society & Museum (431 S Blvd, Edmond) features come-&-go crafts, games and candy. 1- 4 p.m.

Spooksville at Yukon Community Center (2200 S Holly Ave, Yukon) features the Mutt Masquerade dog costume contest, children’s costume contest, carnival, and haunted house.  Carnival activities include lots of candy, games, and various Halloween-themed crafts. Costumes encouraged. Kids, $3; adults, free. 2-6 p.m.

FREE Trick or Treat at The Shoppes at Northpark (122nd & N May) features indoor trick or treating. Representatives from select stores will be handing out candy. Costumes welcome. 3-5 p.m.

FREE Drive-thru Trunk or Treat at St. Augustine of Canterbury Episcopal Church (14700 N May Ave) features a family-friendly, drive-thru event. Generous bags of candy for all. 4-6 p.m.

FREE Haunt Old Town Moore (Broadway Ave, Moore) features family fun activities including trick or treating, food trucks, inflatables, games, music & candy. The Moore Community Center (301 S Howard Ave) will have trick-or-treating and a haunted room. 4-7 p.m.

FREE Project 66 Trunk or Treat (2612 S Kelly Ave, Edmond) features decorated trunks and candy. 5-7 p.m.

FREE Trunk or Treat in the Park at Mitch Park (1501 W Covell Rd, Edmond) features decorated vehicles and candy for kids in a safe & fun environment. Attendees can also try their hand at a dunk-a-cop station. Costumes encouraged. 5-8 p.m.

FREE Trunk or Treat at the Del City Community Center (4505 SE 15th St, Del City) features trunk or treating, games, candy and more. 5-8 p.m.

FREE Mustang Spooktacular at Wild Horse Park (1201 N Mustang Rd, Mustang) features carnival games, inflatables, train rides, food trucks and more. 5:30-8 p.m.

FREE Community Trunk or Treat at Taylor Park (401 NW 11th St, Yukon) features traditional trick-or-treating, food trucks, a magic show and candy. Costumes welcome. 6-9 p.m.

Oct. 30 & 31

Halloween Train at the Oklahoma Railway Museum (3400 NE Grand Blvd) features a 40-minute Halloween train ride, mini-golf course, scavenger hunt and costume contest. Costumes encouraged. Train rides: 13 & up, $12, kids (3-12), $5; kids (under 3), free. 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Oct. 31

FREE Halloween Day Activities at Chisholm Creek (13230 Pawnee Dr) features live performances, an interactive, Halloween-themed science show from Mad Science and a scavenger hunt (while supplies last). 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

FREE Trunk or Treat at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church (10600 N Council Rd) features a trunk or treat with candy and decorated trunks. Noon-2 p.m.

FREE Trick-Or-Trail at Joe B. Barnes Regional Park (8700 E Reno Ave, Midwest City) features a safe, drive-thru-trick-or-treat experience on Joe B. Barnes Blvd. Tune your radio stations to the advertised FM station to get the full spooky effect. 1-4 p.m.

FREE Trunk or Treat Fall Festival at Church of the Servant (14343 N MacArthur) features trunk-or-treat activities with fun treats. Non-scary costumes are welcome. 2-3:30 p.m.

FREE Fall Festival at Highland Baptist Church (2425 SE 4th St, Moore) features a family-friendly evening with candy, games, inflatables and more. 3-5 p.m.

FREE Festifall at Southmoore Baptist Church (3801 S Broadway St, Moore) features decorated trunks, games, prizes and candy. 5-7 p.m.

FREE Fall Festival at Winners Church (5500 NW Expressway) features a costume contest, photo booth, pumpkin painting, inflatable obstacle course, food and more. 5-8 p.m.

FREE Trunk or Treat at Edmond First Baptist Church (1300 E 33rd St, Edmond) features decorated trunks, popcorn, carnival games and more. Costumes welcome. 6-7:30 p.m.

Halloween Activities at Factory Obscura (25 NW 9th St) features an illuminated Procession, costume contest and opening of the Final Doorway. All ages welcome. Outdoor activities, free; regular admission applies. 6-9 p.m.

 

Find even more Halloween fun including trick-or-treating alternatives with our Halloween event guides filled with things to do all month long!  

 

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