Halloween Events, Haunted Houses, and More in Denver

September 20th, 2018 by

Scary Halloween skull bones sitting in hole in old abandoned wood building lit with red light
Chilly fall nights are coming and with them, delightfully spooky activities for kids of all ages. If you and your crew are searching for something fun and new to do to liven up your winter nightlife, check out our list of frightfully good Halloween activities to do in Denver.

Colorado’s Coolest Corn Maze

Located at the Denver Botanic Gardens at Chatfield, this seven-acre corn maze is sure to delight the whole family. You can follow the map or climb one of the 15-foot illuminated bridges to get a feel for the design before you dive in. Tickets also include a hayride, barrel ride for the little ones, and access to the many food vendors on site.

Last Stop at the Highlands Ranch Mansion

This post-trick-or-treat outdoor event is free to the public and open to revelers of all ages.  The public is invited to the Highlands Ranch Mansion and Historic Park between 7:00 and 9:00 PM on October 31, 2018, to enjoy music, dancing and, of course, candy, regardless of weather.

Fall Festival and Maze at Flat Acres Farm

The Fall Festival at Flat Acres Farm in Parker is the perfect event for the entire family. Explore the Giant Swing Set together, watch the Duck Races, pick the perfect pumpkin, play Giant Jenga, and much more. If you’re there for the scare, check out the Reaper’s Hollow Dead End motel starting September 29th and running select days through Halloween. It’s guaranteed to be a spooky good time.

Denver Paranormal Palace

Located on Colfax Ave, right between Lakewood and Aurora, the Paranormal Palace boasts an award-winning immersive Halloween experience on Saturday, October 27, 2018. The event features three full floors of activities including 50+ live performers, live music and DJs, a costume contest with prizes, food trucks with spooky delights, and much more. You’ll need to leave the kids at home, however, this is an adults-only party.

Spooky Streets at the Streets of South Glenn

On Friday, October 26, 2018, the Streets of South Glenn in Centennial will be hosting their annual Spooky Street event with a parade of costumes, music, magic, face painters, and balloon artists. Bring a can of food to score a free treat and help scare away hunger while you dance the night away!

What are Your Favorite Denver-Area Halloween Activities?

So, what do you think? Did we find enough fun Halloween activities to make your day trip into Denver spooky? Let us know in the comments below. We would love to hear from you!


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