October 18, 2023
Posted By: Jenny
From ghost tours to trick-or-treating, this weekend is your only chance to check out the spooky fun events listed below.
Wehr's woodland is transformed into an Enchanted Forest complete with a cackling witch, a talking owl, and over three hundred Jack-o-lanterns that light the path through the forest.
Boo at the Zoo
Boo at the Zoo features wicked family-friendly activities including a Trick-or-Treat Trail, live pumpkin-carving demonstrations, dazzling light shows and…ANIMALS!
Spirits of the Silent City: Unfinished Business
Professional actors bring heavily researched stories of the cemetery to life with “spirit guides” portraying notable Milwaukeeans buried here.
Halloween Candlelight Cave Tours
Enjoy a family-oriented evening visiting Ledge View's trails and caves by candlelight.
Admire the display of 1,000 lit pumpkins, enjoy live music, eat local food, and embrace the fun that is Halloween.
Boos & Brews Halloween Pub Crawl
Visit participating downtown bars for special drink deals, spooky spirits, a chance to win prizes, and a great time.
The normal lights will be on and there will be no monsters present, but instead there will be a friendly Jaycee, handing out candy in each room.
Field of Screams
Meander along paths in a field filled with a menagerie that will give you nightmares!
Enjoy business Trick-or-Treat and see pumpkins come to life - enjoy the light and music show leading to hundreds of pumpkins that are lit in grand style!
Kiddos in costumes and local organizations handing out candy.
Open Road Harley-Davidson Trunk-or-Treat
Fond du Lac
Costume contest, pumpkin carving, a pet costume contest, and of course treats for kids of all ages.
The cast of ghouls will be in full horror costume, but they will NOT BE SCARING; in fact, they will be out in the open for the littles ones to see as they approach them with tons of candy to hand out!
Dog costume contest and merchant trick or treating.
Food, games, and less-scary with the lights ON!
Romp in the Swamp
Enjoy trick-or-treat stations, a hay wagon ride, prairie maze and a movie.
Safe & Spooky Halloween at Stonefield
Grab a bag for stashing your candy and a flashlight, and come investigate what goes bump in the night at this family-friendly event at Stonefield.
Scary Witches Terror Tour
Fall wagon rides through the woods during the day and scary tours at night.
Trick or Treat at The Corners
Live Music, Trick or Treating at participating restaurants, retailers & businesses, and spooky pop-up activities throughout the center, including Meet & Greet with Disney Princesses!
Take part in children's games, family entertainment and costume contests!
Climb aboard the Pumpkin Special and make your way to Quartzite Lake where pumpkins brought to the train from a local farmer await your arrival.
Species Spooktacular | Morning
Come in costume and learn about some of nature’s spooky and misunderstood animals!
Species Spooktacular | Afternoon
Meet live animal ambassadors in our Great Hall, including snakes, tarantulas, turtles, and raptor ambassadors!
Trick or Treat in the Village
Fond du Lac
In addition to lots of candy, this event will feature fall fun like gourd bowling, pumpkin ring toss, cool crafts, an interactive display by a WI Master Naturalist, and print shop demonstrations.