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Halloween & Fall events in Broward

Trick or Treating. Pumpkins. Hayrides. Lots of parks, shopping plazas and farms in Broward are offering fall festivities and Halloween fun.

Plenty events are free.  Fees apply for some events and some activities.

Please return to this page as other events are added.

Halloween Events & Attractions in Broward

Halloween fun in Hollywood, free

“Trunk o Treating” and other fun is featured at a Halloween Spectacular 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. October 31, with free entry and free activities.

It’s at MLK Jr. community center, 2400 Charleston Street, Hollywood 33020, 954-921-3412

Event includes

  • bounce houses
  • games
  • music
  • food
  • ‘haunted’ house
  • best costume

Wicked Manors, free to $10

Wicked Manors is 5 p.m. – 11 p.m. October 31, 2022, with $10 entry fee.  

For youngsters and families, free Trick-or-Treating is offered 5 p.m. – 6 p.m. on Wilton Drive at participating vendors.

Festivities are on Wilton Drive, Northeast 21st Court to Northeast 26 Street and Dixie Highway. Wicked Manors Halloween event 

Photo/Las Olas Ocenside Park


Broward Libraries

  • Spooktacular Scavenger hunt, 12 p.m. – 8 p.m., October 31 Lauderhill Towne center, 6399 W. Oakland Park Blvd, Lauderhill 33313
  • Halloween movie 6 p.m. October 31 “Goosebumps” at Hallandale Beach branch
  • Halloween movie 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. October 31 Pembroke Pines branch
  • Scavenger hunt for youngsters 5 p.m. – 7 p.m., October 31 branch library, 2230 NW 21st Avenue, Fort Lauderdale 33311
  • Harvest Festival DIY mask project and snacks, 6:15 p.m. – 7:15 p.m. October 31, Lauderhill Central Park Library

Information about library events is on Broward LIbrary website.


Weston Town Center is offering Halloween fun and trick or treating 5 p.m.  – 8 p.m. October 31, and entry is free.

1675 Market Street, Weston 33326

Halloween Attraction at Tree Tops Park, fees apply

The Haunt Halloween Attraction outdoors at Tree Tops Park in Davie is select dates in October.

Regular fee is $60. Discounted rates of $45 and $49.99 are offered  for tickets purchased by September 25, valid for eligible dates.

VIP packages offered. Family version on eligible dates is $15. Feature: Halloween Attraction at Tree Tops Park in Davie offers deals

Parkridge Church

Trunk or Treat is 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. October 31, with free entry. Venue is Parkridge Church, 5600 Coral Ridge Drive, Coral Springs 33076. Information is online

Previous events

Old Davie School

For kids, trunk or treating. For adults, hot rods are on display. Haunted Hot Rods is 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. October 30 at Old Davie School museum.

Old Davie School is at 6650 Griffin Road, Davie 33314.  For entering car show, registering a vehicle is $10. Free for spectators.

Hollywood Historical Society

Hollyween fun and trick or treating is 3 p.m. – 6 p.m. October 30 at Hollywood Historical Society, 1520 Polk Street, Hollywood 33020.

Event includes

  • games
  • costume contests for youngsters, grownups and pets

Family Farms in Davie

Family Farms in Davie is presenting a Halloween party, including October 30 10 a.m. – 10 p.m., 14950 SW 14th Street, Davie 33326, 954-804-2850

Entry is $20 for the event and includes hayride, maze, petting farm, pumpkin patch, photo ops, and  bonfire. Costume contests are offered. Vendors are on site, and food is available for purchase. Tickets are online.

Feature: Family Farms offers flower fields, fall festival in Davie


Halloween Attraction at Tree Tops Park, fees apply

The Haunt Halloween Attraction outdoors at Tree Tops Park in Davie is select dates in October.

Regular fee is $60. Discounted rates of $45 and $49.99 are offered  for tickets purchased by September 25, valid for eligible dates.

VIP packages offered. Family version on eligible dates is $15. Feature: Halloween Attraction at Tree Tops Park in Davie offers deals


Photo/Flamingo Gardens

Harvest Festival at Flamingo Gardens, Davie

Pony rides, hayrides and other fun are included weekends in October at Flamingo Gardens attraction in Davie. Regular entry fees and discount opportunities apply. Entry fees are $14.95 – $21.95. Feature: Harvest Festival at Flamingo Gardens in Davie


Dania Fall Festival with Trunk or Treat, free

Dania Fall Festival is 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. October 28 in Thomas Park at 100 NW 8th Avenue, Dania Beach. Entry is free.

The event includes

  • Trunk or Treat,
  •  kids zone
  • pony rides
  • petting zoo
  • hayrides
  • face painter and balloon artist
  • costume contest
  • games

Parking and activities are free.

Information is online or dial 954-924-3692


Fort Lauderdale Parks, free entry

Free events in Fort Lauderdale: 

  • Drive-thru trick or treat 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. October 22, Snyder Park, 3299 SW Fourth Avenue, Fort Lauderdale 33315
  • Drive-thru trick or treat  Osswald Park, 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. October 29, 2220 NW 21st Avenue, Fort Lauderdale 33311
  • Halloween party, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. October 28,  Riverland Park, 950 SW 27th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale 33312
  • Halloween party, Croissant Park, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. October 29, 245 W. Park Drive, Fort Lauderdale 33315

Feature: Drive-thru and other Halloween events in Fort Lauderdale

Mall-O-Ween, Broward Mall, Plantation, free entry

1 p.m. – 4 p.m. October 29  Broward Mall offers indoor trick or treating at participating shops, activities and entertainment. Entertainment includes STEP Performance by ICONZ Dance Group and Broward College Jazz.. Festivities in JCPenney wing.  Costume contest, with registration at 1p.m. for babies – age 13, for best group, funniest, & spookiest. Entry for the event is free.  Young At Art Fun Zone offers pumpkin painting for $3. .Broward Mall is at 8000 W. Broward Blvd., Plantation 33388.  Information is online

Pompano Beach offers Boo Bash, free entry

Pompano Beach Boo Bash is 5 p.m. – 10 p.m. October 28, and entry is free.  It’s at the Amphitheater, 1801 NE Sixth St., Pompano Beach.

The event includes rides, trick or treat, and entertainment. First responders are on site to interact with the public. Other fun includes a maze and hay ride. Costume contest is at 8 p.m. 

Boo Bash is presented by Pompano Parks & Recreation, Broward Sheriff’s Office and Pompano Beach Fire Department. Phone 954-786-4111 for other information.


Free outdoor film “Hotel Transylvania” in Hollywood

Free film is 8 p.m. October 28 at ArtsPark on Hollywood Boulevard and Federal Highway in Hollywood.

Hollywood parks do not permit plastic bottles, plastic bags and Styrofoam containers. Feature: Free outdoor movies Fridays in Hollywood


Hollyweird in Hollywood, free entry

6 p.m. – 2 a.m. October 29 is a downtown Hollywood block party on Hollywood Boulevard and 19th Avenue, Hollywood.

Entry is free.

  • Trick or treating for kids is offered at participating shops
  • Live music
  • Adult costume contest
  • Kids costume contest

Street parking is $1.50 an hour. Parking in garages is $10.

Garages include

251 N. 19th Ave, Hollywood 33020

Riverwalk Fall Festival, Fort Lauderdale

Riverwalk Fall Festival is 12 p.m. – 4 p.m. October 15, with free entry and relatively inexpensive fees for activities. School of Rock performs. Esplande Park is at 400 SW Second Street, Fort Lauderdale 33312. Feature: Riverwalk Fall Festival

Octoberfest in Oakland Park, $5

October 7, 8 & 9  outdoors at the park, 4000 N. Dixie Highway, Oakland Park, FL 33334. Feature: Oktoberfest in Oakland Park $5 & free for kids

Harvest Fall Festival in Sunrise, $5 for kids & free for adults

Fall Harvest Festival is 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. October 15 at Welleby Park, 11100 NW 44th Street, Sunrise 33351. The fest includes a petting zoo and rides for kids. Games are included. Food vendors and other vendors are on site. Entry is $5 for kids 12 and younger, and it’s free for teens and adults. Feature: Harvest Fall Festival in Sunrise

Trick or Treat fun in Sunrise, free

 Halloween Boo Bash event for kids and families is 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. October 29 with trick-or-treating and free entry.

Fun includes DJ entertainment, games and photo ops. Dress up for a costume contest. Bring a bag for candy.

City Park, 6600 Sunset Strip, Sunrise, website

Plantation Fall Festival, $5

Family Fall Festival in Plantation is 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. October 15 at Volunteer Park. Entry is $5 per person. It’s free for toddlers younger than 2.

Volunteer Park is at 12050 W. Sunrise Boulevard, Plantation. The event features a kids fun zone, haunted house, hayride, pony rides, petting zoo, fire exhibit, pumpkin patch for pumpkin painting and photo ops, and activities. Costume contests are included. Refreshments are available to purchase. Parking is free. Feature: Plantation Fall Festival includes pumpking painting, pony rides & other fun

Deerfield Fall Festival

Deerfield Fall Festival is 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. October 15 at Pioneer Park, 217 NE 5th Ave., Deerfield Beach.  The festival includes fun activities, food vendors, live entertainment and a pumpkin patch with one free pumpkin per family, while supplies last.  Feature: Fall Festival in Deerfield

Hocus Pocus Family Dance, Sunrise

Hocus Pocus Family Dance for kids is 7 p.m. October 14, with registration required by October 7, and a fee of $5.

Event is at Sunrise civic center, 10610 W. Sunrise Boulevard, Sunrise. Dial 954-747-4646 for registration or  online.

Fall Festival at LOOP in Fort Lauderdale, free entry

Trick-or-treating and activities are featured at Pumpkins and Palm Trees fall festival at Las Olas Oceanside Park in Fort Lauderdale. It’s 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. October 23, and entry is free. Parking fees in the district apply. Feature: Pumpkins and Palm Trees Fall Fest at LOOP in Fort Lauderdale, free entry

Outdoor film in Weston, free

8 p.m. October 8 “Hotel Transylvania: Transformania”

Entry is free. Weston Regional Park, 20200 Saddle Club Road, Weston 33327, 954-389-4321, website

Lawn chairs & blankets recommended. Coolers are OK. Feature: Free movies in Weston

Bow Wow Ween, Pembroke Pines, free

Free event 9 a.m. –  1 p.m. October 8 at the dog park, 9751 Johnson Street, includes dog vendors and activities.

Dog costume contests include

— best family

— cutest

— funniest

— others

Information is on the Pembroke Pines website.

Margate Fall Festival

Fall Festival is 6 p.m. – 11 p.m. October 22 at Margate Sports, 1695 Banks Road, Margate, 954-972-6458

Entry and activities are free. Festivities include pony rides, petting zoo, food vendors, artisan vendors, and fun for kids. A “haunted house” is featured.

Contests include

  • scarecrow
  • carved pumpkin — bring carved pumpkin with you
  • costumes


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