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Check Out the Halloween Events Happening at Each Major Park in Orlando

Orlando, Florida has a way with attractions, landmarks, and one-of-a-kind activities that make it a destination worth visiting year-round. However, it’s hard to resist the appeal in the fall when the city and its major theme parks take time to put on their Halloween best! If you’re a traveler with a passion for all things spooky, thrills, and fun, you’ll find Orlando is brimming over with festive opportunities this time of year. No matter what theme parks you add to your itinerary, you’ll find holiday events in full swing, costumes galore, delicious drinks, and customized Halloween fare to match. The following are a few you’re simply not going to want to miss out on during Halloween in Orlando!

Enjoy Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party When You’re at Disney World

Disney World has a way of topping traveler must-visit lists with good reason and those who are heading this way with the little ones in tow this year will find they’re right on time to enjoy Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party! This annual and highly anticipated event focuses on the kid-friendly fun of Halloween without the spook aspects involved and is an experience the entire family can enjoy together. Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party will be held on select nights from August 11, 2023, through November 1, 2023, and includes costumed stage shows, themed food and drinks as well as fantastic fireworks and a parade. The event is designed with limited tickets available to ensure everyone can make the most of the fun, so you’ll want to be sure to purchase your place in advance. Ticket prices range from $99 to $189 depending on the day you choose to attend.

Capture the Thrill of Halloween Fun at Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios

If your Orlando journey is one you’re enjoying with teenage travelers or a group of adult friends and you’re the type that loves to focus on everything spooky about Halloween, then Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios is made just for you. This is designed to be a 13 and up event running from September 1, 2023, through October 31, 2023. Halloween Horror Nights is an annual occurrence at the park that comes with a reputation for being extra scary with a focus on heart-pounding thrills. A ticket to Halloween Horror Nights will earn you access to 10 themed haunted houses as well as five scare zones to check out. There are also live performances, plenty of food to go around and customized merchandise to commemorate your Halloween adventure.

Check Out Howl-O-Scream at SeaWorld Orlando

For those travelers heading to Orlando this fall who are looking for a theme park with Halloween fun for everyone in their crew, SeaWorld Orlando has you covered. Their Howl-O-Scream seasonal event will be hosted on select nights beginning September 8, 2023, and will run through October 31, 2023. This is an adult-designed Halloween experience that will see SeaWorld transition into a space filled with haunted houses, scare zones, and live entertainment fit for the spooky season. The gore involved means you’ll want to leave the kids at home for this part of the event. Tickets for Howl-O-Scream can be purchased starting at $32.99 a person for single-night access. If you don’t want the children to miss out on the Halloween fun, drop by SeaWorld Orlando this Halloween for their Halloween Spooktacular event which is specifically crafted for kids. Halloween Spooktacular runs on weekends from September 16, 20023, through October 31, 2023, and all of the themed activities, shows, and attractions are included in the cost of admission.

Halloween Fun to Add to You Major Park Stops

While the largest theme parks across Orlando are known and loved for their dedication to Halloween-themed fun each year, there are smaller destinations to check out with big fun included too. For example, if you head over to the Harry P. Leu Gardens at 1920 N. Forest Avenue, you can make the most of Haunting Nights between late September and October 31, 2023. Designed by Creative City Project, Haunting Nights gives visitors an opportunity to wander across the 50 acres of terrain the gardens encompass that have been transported into a magical forested setting. There are spooky encounters along the way and stations where visitors can make their own jack-o-lanterns as well. From the neon-light maze to the hay pyramids and themed food, it’s an experience that’s sure to dazzle.

Book Your Stay for Halloween in Orlando

When your travel plans bring you to Orlando, making sure you have amazing accommodations in place is a sure way to elevate your adventure even further. Reach out to the property professionals at Magical Vacation Homes today to learn more about our exciting and inviting vacation rental options available. We look forward to seeing you in sunny Florida soon!