Halloween Events in Northwest Florida


Bill Porter's Halloween Light Show - 7-9 p.m. on weeknights, 7-10 p.m. on weekends through Halloween, 309 Brynn Court in Panama City Beach

Teen Fright Night for Middle and High Schoolers - October 30 at 6 p.m. at the Bay County Public Library in Panama City. Costumes are encouraged.

Library Murder Mystery Scavenger Hunt - Now until Halloween at the Bay County Public Library. Winners will be announced on October 31.

Halloween Trunk or Treat - October 27 at 4:30 p.m. at Gulf Coast State College at the Natural Science Building (5230 U.S. 98) in Panama City. Movies on the lawn, concessions available for purchase, animal-friendly.

Panama City Mall Halloween Costume Contest - Friday, October 27 starting at 6:30 p.m.

Panama City Mall Trick-or-Treating - October 31 from 6 to 8 p.m.

Mall-O-Ween - Area children and their parents are invited to put on their best costume and head to Mall-O-Ween at Pier Park in Panama City Beach on October 31. From 6 - 8 p.m., little ghouls and boys can enjoy collecting treats and goodies from retailers throughout the mall in a safe environment.

Fall Festival at Elevation Life Church - October 31 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. at 402 Jenks Avenue. There will be games, bounce houses, hot dogs, popcorn, a glow party, and lots of candy.

Behind Closed Doors: A Charity Haunted House Event - October 28 from 8-11 p.m. and October 31 from 6-10 p.m. at Massage Envy in Pier Park, Panama City Beach. This will be a food drive to benefit Food4Kidz.org $10 cash at the door or $5 cash with a donation of 5 non-perishable food items.

Trunk or Treat Lighthouse Church - October 27 from 6:30-9:30 p.m. at 1616 Allison Avenue in Panama City Beach.

Spooky Skedaddle - Trick or Treat in Downtown Panama City October 26th from 5-7 p.m. The merchants of Downtown PC invite you over as they host trick or treating.

Teal Pumpkin Paint Party - Food Allergy Families of NWFL support will be hosting our event at the Lynn Haven United Methodist Church Pumpkin Patch on Transmitter Road. You can buy a pumpkin from the patch then paint it teal. Paint is provided. The event will take place on Saturday October 28 from 11 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Halloween Carnival in Lynn Haven - It's located at the Lynn Haven Sports Complex/Community Center from 5 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, October 31. There will be activities, games and candy for kids. There will be a DJ, food, drinks, a haunted maze, petting zoo, hay ride, and costume contest.

Springfield Fall Festival and Trunk-or-Treat - Free festival from 6 to 8 p.m. October 31 at Buddy McLemore Park. If you can, donate a toy or stuffed animal for the Gulf Coast Children's Advocacy Center.


Mosier's Field of Screams Corn Maze- Every Friday and Saturday in October from 7-10 p.m. at the Mosier Family Farm in Cottondale. Admission is $8.

Haunted House Halloween Breast Cancer Benefit - Oct. 27 5-10 p.m., Oct. 28 5-11p.m., Oct. 31 5-9 p.m. 5852 Ocala Lane, Greenwood. $5 donation for haunted house. Proceeds help three young ladies battling breast cancer.

Sneads Project Graduation Haunted House - Adam Tucker Wilson Park in Sneads, October 27, 28, 30, 31 6:30-11 p.m. Cost is $5 per person.

Sunland Fall Festival - October 28 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The festival begins at 9 a.m. with a huge parade through the Sunland grounds and Environmental Park. Entertainment, provided by local artists and musicians, continues throughout the day on three stages located throughout the park. Featured are more than 100 arts and crafts booths, and a wide variety of food vendors offering delectable choices to please everyone’s appetite.

Bellamy Bridge Ghost Walks - Jackson County Parks and Recycling and the Friends of Bellamy Bridge will host the 6th Annual Ghost Walks on Friday, October 27 and Saturday, October 28. Tours start at 6 p.m. Volunteers and local historian, Dale Cox, will recount the tales of the ghosts associated with the area. This event is family friendly and all ages are encouraged to attend. Volunteers conduct the tours at no cost, but donations to the maintenance of the trail are greatly appreciated. Transportation to Bellamy Bridge Heritage Trail has been arranged through J-Trans and will leave from Blue Springs Recreational Area in Marianna. Concessions will also be available for sale at Blue Springs. Reservations are required for the Bellamy Bridge Ghost Walks and will be taken until 2 p.m. Friday, October 27. For more information on the Ghost Walks, please call the Jackson County Tourist Development Council at (850) 482-8061.

Big Dog Halloween Rodeo Halloween Bash - October 28 at 7:30 p.m. at Circle D Ranch at 3121 Dryden Drive in Marianna.


Altha Haunted House - 27593 N. Main Street, Altha, October 27th 6 p.m. - Midnight, October 28th 9 p.m.- Midnight, October 31 5-9 p.m. This is a joint fundraiser for Project Graduation 2018 and the Altha Baseball Program. Cost is $5.

Calhoun County Sheriff's Office Old Haunted Jail - 20830 NE W.C. Reeder Drive Blountstown, October 27, 28 from 7-10 p.m. and October 31 7:30-9:30 p.m. $5 donation at the door will be used for the Sheriff's Office Christmas Project and Scholarships.


Haunted Trail Wewahitchka - Dead Lakes State Park October 27-28 at 6:30 p.m.


Trunk or Treat in Chipley - Hosted by the Washington County Sheriff's Office at At Pals Park October 28 from 4:30 - 6 p.m.


Halloween Zombie Stomp Rocks the North Beach - Wear your best costume to The Bay on October 31 in Highway 331. The winner of the adult costume contest will win $500! From 5 to 7 p.m. The Bay will host a kids costume contest with great prizes and plenty of candy to go around. There will also be fun, halloween food like Spaghetti brains and Halloweenies for the kids! From 7 to 10 p.m. The Bay welcomes adults to participate in a costume contest with first, second and third places winners, chosen by judges. Dance the night away with DJ 30A on the beach and hop in the photo booth.

Halloween in Hammock Bay - event runs from 5 to 9 p.m.
Destiny Worship Center is also hosting their Family Fall Festival from 6 to 9 p.m. they will have candy, games inflatables and food available for purchase.