Halloween 2018 in North Central Florida has a lot to offer for the week. There are several parades, concerts and events going on in the North Central Florida area. Be sure to check out the local North Central Florida Florida nightlife guide to find the perfect plans for Halloween weekend..
Things to Do for Halloween in North Central Florida 2018
Halloween Bash with Petrina
at Eisenhower Regional Recreational Center
Halloween Bash with Petrina by The Collierites
Blocktoberfest at Blackadder
at Blackadder Brewing Company
Mark your calendars! Blocktoberfest is coming to Blackadder Brewing Company on Friday. Bavarian music, bratwurst and of course beir! Come in custome!
Radioactive Horror 5 , circus horror edition
at The Wooly
Part radioactive haunted circus, part music lineup and party. 5th year of doing these, and more surprises are coming.
Zombie Run Gainesville 2018
at 1404 NW 122nd St
Zombie Run Gainesville 2018 by M&M Scaretactics
at Bass Pro Shops
Whimsical country dances in celebration of Halloween. Live music and treats for the occasion. All dances taught and promplted; no partner necessary. This is a safe alternative to trick-or-treating for the local children in Gainesville.
at Marion Oaks Community Center - MSTU
Enjoy this event. Bring your family together with you. Foods and drinks are available there!
Alachua's Pumpkin Patch Fall Festival
at First United Methodist Church of Alachua
Alachua's Pumpkin Patch Fall Festival at the Fist United Methodist Church of Alachua allows families to pick their own pumpkins!
at Sun Country Sports West
Put on your Halloween costume, grab your friends and join us for a scary good time, Sunday, October 21st from 3:00 – 6:00 pm for Sunny Cares Foundation ‘s 30th Annual Howl-A-Palooza.
Adult Trick or Treating
at Swamp Head Brewery
Gainesville is chock full of events to satisfy your Halloween sweet tooth! Below, you’ll find a wide variety of family-friendly trick-or-treat events.
ELU Rock Paper Scissors Tournament- Part BOO!
at First Magnitude Brewing Company
Join United Way of North Central Florida's Emerging Leaders United for its Rock, Paper, Scissors Tournament - Part BOO!
10th Annual Bunco Party
at Wildwood Community Center
Join us for delicious food, door prizes, socializing and Bunco! We'll also have Halloween Hat contest so dress for fun! Tickets are $30
BLACULA Mixer & Movie Screening
at Hippodrome State Theatre
Grab your favorite costume and join Gainesville Black Wall Street for the official mixer for the screening of the classic Blaxploitation film "Blacula", the FIRST black vampire movie ever, on Thursday, October 25th in Hippodrome Art Gallery at 6:30pm
Halloween Moon Rising
at Matheson History Museum
The Matheson and Y-Not Theatre are offering a one-of-a-kind immersive theatre experience on Thursday, October 25, and Friday, October 26, at 7pm at the Matheson.
Superhero Vs Villain
at The Bank
Join The Berman Law Group of Gainesville for our Superhero v. Villains Charity Halloween Event on Oct. 25! Proceeds go towards research for children’s cancer!
Suwannee Hulaween 2018
at Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park
Come to join the biggest and the best Halloween music and camping festival!!!
The Ocala Pumpkin Run and Fall Festival 2018
at Castro Farms
The Ocala Pumpkin Run and Fall Festival 2018 by Ocala Pumpkin Run
Spooky Silver Springs
at Silver Springs State Park
All new Halloween Event! There’s no trick to the treats at Spooky Silver Springs, a family-friendly Halloween event celebration at Silver Springs State Park. Designed for children 4-10 years of age, the first 200 children receive a trick or treat bag.
at Wine and Cheese
Gainesville has plenty of exciting Autumn activities to enjoy this October. Halloween comes around but once a year, so if you're passing through Gainesville this Fall, make sure to not miss out on the thrills, chills, and scares this year!
Midnight Party: The Rocky Horror Picture Show
at Reilly Arts Center
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NEXT LEVEL SHOW PIG CAMP | October 27th & 28th, 2018 | Dade City, Florida
at Pasco County Fairgrounds
Each Next Level Show Pig Camp is a power packed two-day camp that is focused on intensive showmanship training, feeding & care unlike any camp available to youth livestock exhibitors today.
Costumes + Code: MusiCode Kids Family Day
at UF Infinity Hall Made At UF Lab
Wear your best Halloween costume, bring your own laptops, and learn how to code your favorite spooky songs like Monster Mash, Harry Potter Theme Song, Bach's famous D Minor Toccata and more in a parent-child (1:1) team.
2018 Powerboat Nationals Formula 4 Global Championship
at Lake Avalon, Naples
Join Powerboat Nationals for the Global Championships & Pro Watercross for its World Championships in Naples, Florida, October 27-28, 2018 at Sugden Park.
Fest 17 - Night 2
at HIGH DIVE
Former home of Common Grounds and Covered Dish! In same building as Five Star Pizza, next to Southwest parking garage. Booking & promotions
ACT Halloween Ball 2018
at First Magnitude Brewing Company
Join us early in the day to partake in fun, free activities for Halloween revelers of all ages including face painting, the kids costume contest, and more! Once night falls, the grown up fun will rise again.
Marion County Halloween Run 2018
at Paddock Mall
This is a fun race for all ages and we encourage you to dress in costume as there will be a costume contest. The best costume gets a prize! Early packet pick-up will be on Friday in the center of the mall. Race day packet pick-up will start at 3 p.m.
3rd annual Fort King: Haunted Trail
at Fort King National Historic Landmark and Visitor Center
Bring your scary self out to the haunted trail filled with candy treats, scary tricks and FUN for the whole family.
at Rock Crusher Pavilion
The Citrus County Blessings Halloween Costume Ball will take place inside Rock Crusher Pavilion on Saturday, October 27th, 2018.
at 1221 East University Avenue
Wear your best costumes to the biggest Halloween party of the year!
The Animal League's 10th Annual Howl-O-Ween Pet Parade
at Historic Downtown Clermont
Be part of The Animal League's Halloween tradition - the annual Howl-O-Ween Pet Parade located in downtown Clermont, Florida. Registration for the parade starts at 11:00 a.m. on Sunday, October 28th and the parade starts at 12:00 p.m.
Boos & Brews
at Blackadder Brewing Company
Taps & Tapas returns to Blackadder on Monday, October 22nd at 7 pm. Tickets are $35 and are available at the brewery or online.
Peaceful Paths Fall 2018 FRIENDraiser
at Peaceful Paths
Join us on Tuesday, October 30 for this FREE cocktail hour to learn how your gifts of voice, time and monetary support will help advance our mission. If you are a current donor or volunteer - or you want to get involved - this event is for you!
Boo at the Zoo
at Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo
Boo at the Zoo is Gainesville's favorite Halloween treat for families. The students and staff transform the zoo into a spooky but safe trick or treating event for the whole family. Admission to the event is one canned good per person.
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