The Halloween season is not just a holiday for kids anymore, especially not in Vegas. Here, you’ll find the best Halloween activities for the whole month of October, from horror shows to an R rated haunted house, costume contests, and fun Halloween parties.
While not all the events are announced yet for this year, we’ve rounded up some of the best annual activities and events for the previous year to give you an idea of how many options you’ll be able to choose from.
Here’s our guide on Las Vegas Halloween events and parties to check out!
Vegas Halloween Events, Haunted Houses, & Shows
These events off and on The Las Vegas Strip will offer some good old-fashioned scares! You’ll want to add these to your list of Halloween Vegas activities and a great way to have fun as a couple in Vegas.
Sin City Halloween Ball
This Halloween Ball has a little bit of everything – fire breathers, exotic aerial dancers dangling from the ceiling, a laser show, and much more. You’ll be able to hear music from some of the top artists and DJs around. Everything from EDM to Top 25 songs will be playing.
- Type of Event: Adult Halloween Party
- Location: The Theater at Virgin Las Vegas
- Ticket Prices: $97, $287(VIP), $64 (Late Night)
- Grab Tickets
Tip: This is one of the biggest Halloween Parties in Vegas annually and has been named “The World’s Wildest Halloween Party” by Bizarre Magazine.
Las Vegas Haunts Haunted Houses
Experience one of the best haunted houses in Las Vegas with two terrifying attractions, Hotel Fear and Asylum.
- Event Type: Haunted house
- Dates: Sep. 29 – Oct. 31
- Times: 6:30 pm up to midnight, depending on date
- Location: Meadows Mall (4300 Meadows Lane)
- Tickets: $25-$49 (More Details)
Cosmic Pumpkin Patch
The Cosmic Pumpkin Patch doesn’t just feature a wide variety of pumpkins to pick from, and there is also:
- Petting zoo
- Face painting
- Pumpkin decorating
- Picture opportunities
- Live entertainment
- Food and drinks
- Carnival games and rides
Cosmic Pumpkin Patch Details:
- Type of Event: Family Halloween Attraction
- Location: 1717 S Decatur Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89102
- Dates/Times: Mon-Fri: 3-10 pm, Sat-Sun: 10 am to 10 pm. Oct. 1 to Oct. 31.
- Ticket Info: $2 admission and the cost of games and attractions vary
- More information
Undead Maze at Cosmic Pumpkin Patch
Experience the heart-pounding thrill of the Undead Maze and navigate your way through the over 2,000 sqft maze with live undead actors.
Note: The recommended age for the maze is ten years and above.
If you are looking for a more scare-free maze, it is open on Saturdays and Sundays from noon to 6 without any live actors.
- Location: Cosmic Pumpkin Patch (1717 S Decatur Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89102)
- Dates: Oct 1 – 31
HallOveen at Magical Forest
HallOveen is another kid-friendly Vegas Halloween activity that the whole family can attend. You’ll find this area in Opportunity Village at Magical Forest. Each year, Magical Forest is filled with fun Halloween decorations like pumpkins, lights, and other Halloween-inspired décor.
You can ride down slides, and carousels, work together in escape rooms, and more at HallOveen.
- Type of Event: Family Halloween Attraction
- Dates/Times: Oct. 19-22, 5 to 9 pm
- Location: Springs Preserve – 333 S. Valley View Blvd
- Ticket Info
31 Freak Street Haunted House
Are you brave enough to experience this haunted house in an all new location (Boulder City) for 2023?
- Type of Event: Haunted house
- Location: 441 Nevada Highway in Boulder City
- Dates: Oct. 6 to 31
- Tickets: $20 (See details)
Fear Factory Las Las Vegas Attractions
Fear Factory Las Vegas is a top-tier haunt venue, offering a wide range attractions for all ages (mainly eight years and up recommended). From capturing group photos in the Museum of Monsters to the intense Zombie Escape maze, it’s a thrilling experience.
For a unique twist, try Zombie Axe Kingdom’s undead axe throwing. The venue also houses a cutting-edge esports and gaming zone (Stride eSports Zone) with weekly tournaments and prizes.
Fear Factory ensures an unforgettable haunt season with something for everyone.
- Type of Event: Halloween attractions for kids and adults
- Location: Tivoli Village – 350 South Rampart Boulevard, Suite 160, Las Vegas, NV 89145
- Dates/Times: Oct 1-23: 5 pm to 11 pm, Oct 24-31: 5 pm to Midnight
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Witches and Warlock Magic Show
Experience enchanting magic up close at the Witches and Warlocks Show in Las Vegas. Set in an intimate European-style theater in the Arts District, this spellbinding performance offers a unique, interactive encounter with the talented cast.
- Type of Event: Halloween magic show
- Location: Las Vegas Theater (810 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV)
- Dates/Times: Various dates now through Oct. 31st.
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The LINQ Promenade Halloween Party
This kid-friendly event runs on the last weekend of October each year. It’s a fun, free event where the Promenade at the LINQ is updated with Halloween décor and costumed street entertainers. You’ll find face painters, a fortune teller, stilt walkers, and more along the Promenade.
Related: See all the shows and events in Las Vegas in October
Look up to see the High Roller Observation Wheel decorated in Halloween-themed lights.
Fremont Las Vegas Halloween Bar Crawl
The Fremont Street bar crawl allows you to spend time at some of the best bars on Fremont. This bar crawl is an all-day event starting at 1 pm and going until midnight. You get to set the pace for the bar crawl as you move from bar to bar.
Tickets start at $15 per person. Don’t forget to wear a Halloween costume for this bar crawl.
Rocky Horror Picture Show Halloween Spooktacular
This event is on the tamer side for those who scare easily. You can watch the Rocky Horror Picture Show at the Regency Tropicana Cinemas. This event has two showings and starts at 8 pm. There is a costume contest for different categories, prizes, and even a preshow number before the showings.
This is a great way to do a Halloween-related activity without the jump scares. The showings will occur on Saturday, October 27 this year. Tickets are only $11, so it’s also an affordable activity.
The Museum of Monsters
This pop-up museum is found in Tivoli Village. It occurs nearly the entire month of October and provides kids and adults with fun monster statues to pose with. All of the monsters are life-sized and offer fun photo opportunities.
The price is $20 per person, and this attraction is typically open after October 7 each year.
Zak Bagan’s Haunted Museum
This museum is also open year-round, so you can satisfy your Halloween activity needs regardless of the season. This museum is not for the faint of heart; it’s filled with supposedly haunted artifacts. You can test your fear tolerance as you move through the 30 rooms.
There are a few jump scares set up in the museum as a heads up. Tickets are $48 per person.
Visitors must be 16 years old minimum to explore the museum.
The above are only a few of the activities, events, and parties found in Las Vegas for Halloween fun. Whether you explore one or more of the events, you’ll enjoy Halloween in Vegas. As a bonus, you’ll get to see a lot of fun costumes during an October visit – even just on the street.