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Halloween in Las Vegas for Kids, Teens, and Families

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The top 2019 Halloween Events and Attraction in Las Vegas

It’s that time of year again, and Las Vegas does Halloween better than almost any other city in the country. If you’re looking for something to do this Halloween, check out the numerous events and haunted attractions throughout the city.

HallOVeen at Opportunity Village

Opportunity Village is hosting its annual HallOVeen extravaganza at their Magical Forest. This year’s HallOVeen event will feature the Forest Express Ghost Train, Monstrous Mini-Golf, rides, entertainment, crafts, and loads of candy and tasty treats.

Funds raised from the event go to help Opportunity Village, a local non-profit organization that helps the developmentally disabled.

HallOVeen starts Oct. 11 and will be open throughout the month of October. Opportunity Village is located at 6300 W. Oakey Blvd.

Halloween at the LINQ Promenade

Halloween characters will be the Promenade from October 26 – October 31 during The Witching Hour, a spooky and fun show performing nightly from 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. at the Promenade stage.

On Saturday, Oct. 26 at 2 p.m., bring the family for TRIQ or Treat for the kids. The LINQ Promenade merchants will be handing out candy as guests stroll through the Promenade. Come in costume to catch the show plus an LED drum line starting at 6 p.m., followed by a costume contest for adults beginning at 9 p.m. Be sure to dress up for a chance at $15,000 in costume contest prizes.

The Haunted Harvest at Springs Preserve

Haunted Harvest Logo

Oct. 11-13, 18-20, 25-27, 2019, 5pm-9pm

Haunted Harvest at Springs Preserve is an annual family-friendly event at Springs Preserve. The event features ghost stories, trick or treat stations, carnival games, a petting zoo, crafts, family bingo, live entertainment, and a whole lot of spooky fun.

Spooktacular fun for all ages awaits those who dare enter the Springs Preserve’s annual Haunted Harvest.

Beware of family-friendly fun and frights nightly including:

  • NEW – Ghostbuster Training sessions every half hour starting at 5:15 p.m.
  • Multiple ghostly story time sessions 5:30, 6:00, 6:45, 7:30, 8:15 p.m.
  • Crafting your own witch, pumpkin or scarecrow popsicle stick magnet
  • Testing your luck for prizes at the Midway of Madness Carnival Games
  • Trick or Treat candy stations to visit throughout the “Bootanical” Garden
  • Wanda the Witch’s House Hay Maze, Petting Zoo and Photo Booth
  • The Boo Town Train with 12 rides each night – additional fee per ride of $3 for members, $5 for non-members. These train rides sell out fast – be sure to get your tickets as soon as you arrive!

Admission $8. Individual, Family and Bronze members: $7. Silver State Pass, Gold and Platinum donor members receive free admission. Free for children 2 and younger. Tickets on sale Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019.

Operation Halloween

Operation Halloween

Operation Halloween is a family-friendly, indoor Halloween experience where guests will explore five meticulously themed rooms for 55 minutes. Activities are hands-on and all ages are welcome to participate. This 7,500-square foot space at Tivoli Village has been fully transformed into a “not-so-spooky” Halloween headquarters for safe family entertainment.

Operation Halloween opens October 5th at Tivoli Village, 420 S Rampart Blvd, Las Vegas, NV.

Halloween in Vegas For the Older Kids & Teenagers

We didn’t forget about the families with older kids. For those with teenagers, check out the scarier side of Las Vegas Halloween with the following events and attractions.

Bonnie Screams at Bonnie Springs

Bonnie Screams Event Logo

Located in Red Rock Canyon, The frontier-inspired Bonnie Springs motel and ranch is converted into a haunted house, clown circus, and zombie paintball shooting range. This journey is not for the faint of heart, as each victim will descend through three new, forbidding haunts that wind throughout the darkened town.

Tickets for this one of a kind event are available for $20. There is no age restriction for the event, but Bonnie Springs highly recommends that no child under the age of thirteen go to the event. Bonnie Screams is located at 16395 Bonnie Springs Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89124. Bonnie Springs can be reached at  (702) 875-4191.

The Hotel Fear and the Asylum at the Meadows Mall

The Hotel Fear and the Asylum is one of the scariest haunted houses in Las Vegas.

Hotel Fear

Award-winning Independent filmmaker Joe Luan actually used the ASYLUM & HOTEL FEAR as the sets and location of his latest thriller RUST. As Joe stated,” The scenes and props in these haunted houses are Hollywood quality. I couldn’t have created better sets myself!” Joe wrote the script to take advantage of the haunts. “The haunts are almost a character in my film!”

Admission is $15 for Hotel Fear and $15 for the Asylum. Both tickets can be purchased for $25, that will get you into both Haunted Houses.

They are open Thursdays through Sundays from October 3rd, 2019 to October 21, 2019 and every day from October 24th through the 31st.  The Hotel Fear and the Asylum is located in the parking lot of the Meadows Mall at 4300 Meadows Lane Las Vegas, NV 89107

Fremont Street Rock of Horror

Rock of Horror on Fremont Street for Halloween

Throughout the Month of October, Fremont Street Experience transforms into the Rock of Horror. It’s the ultimate Halloween street party in the heart of downtown Las Vegas.

  • Special Halloween light shows on the world’s biggest video screen, Viva Vision.
  • Nightly “Wicked Dreams” production show features singing, dancing, aerial acts and more.
  • Oct. 31 Costume Contest: Revelers let their imaginations run wild for our Halloween contest for prizes and bragging rights.
  • Nightly Live Bands: Catch our infamous house bands like Alter Igor throughout October.

Visit one of the nearby Ghost Towns

Pioneer Ghost Town in Nevada

This is the perfect time of year to visit one of the many ghost towns near Las Vegas. From Eldorado Canyon in Nelson, Nevada to the infamous Outlaw town of Pioche, we have some of the best Ghost Towns and old mining camps in the world.


Halloween event

Sin City Halloween
Downtown Las Vegas
Parade Route: Fremont Street from Maryland Parkway to Seventh Street
Saturday October 26th 5pm-11pm

More events coming as we get closer to Halloween!

Second Annual Senior Masquerade Ball (ages 50+). Friday, Oct. 18, 5:30 to 8 p.m. Advance registration required. Registration opens Sept. 1. Cost: $10 per person. East Las Vegas Community Center, 250 N. Eastern Ave., 702-229-1515. Come dressed in your finest and don’t forget your mask. Dance the night away to excellent music and enjoy finger foods. Must have current city of Las Vegas Senior Programs membership. Call 702-229-1515 for information and registration.

“Spooktacular” Halloween Carnival (all ages). Tuesday, Oct. 22, 6 to 8 p.m. (note change in day/time). Free and open to the public. Cimarron Rose Community Center, 5591 N. Cimarron Road, 702-229-1607. Bring the family dressed in your favorite costumes to play games, enter the costume contest, win prizes, trick-or-treat and walk through the haunted forest.

Halloween Haunted Courtyard and Trunk or Treat (all ages). Thursday, Oct. 24, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Free and open to the public. East Las Vegas Community Center, 250 N. Eastern Ave., 702-229-1515. Join us for our annual Halloween Trunk or Treat and the Haunted Courtyard. We need participants to sign up to decorate their cars and provide candy at the trunk or treat! Please call 702-229-1515 for more information.

Ward 1 Creature Feature Movie & Trunk or Treat (all ages). Thursday, Oct. 24, 7 to 9 p.m. Free and open to the public. Mirabelli Community Center, 6200 Hargrove Ave., 702-229-6359. Bring the family in costume to enjoy trunk-or-treating, 7-7:30 p.m. and stay for a free showing of the “Hocus Pocus” movie under the stars at 7:30 p.m. Refreshments will be available for purchase.

Ward 4/YMCA Trunk or Treat (all ages). Friday, Oct. 25, 6:30 p.m. Free and open to the public. Durango Hills Community Center parking lot/YMCA, 3521 N. Durango Drive. Join Ward 4 Councilman Stavros Anthony and kick off your Halloween season at this annual family friendly trunk-or-treat event. Bring the family in costume to enjoy free candy, mad science haunted house, bounce house, cakewalk and games, while supplies last. Candy giveaways at each “trunk” for those dressed in costume. Raffle tickets will be for sale. Call the YMCA at 702-240-9622 for more information.

Halloween at the Pool – Witches, Wizards & Water (all ages). Saturday, Oct. 26, 12 to 5 p.m. Cost: $4 per person. Municipal Pool, 431 E. Bonanza Road, 702-229-6309. Wear your swimsuit to enjoy hauntingly good music, fun games, spooky concoctions and a game of water Quidditch with the Life Ghouls!

StorySLAM “The Dark Side” (age 13+). Saturday, Oct. 26, 7 p.m. Pay what you wish ($5 suggested). Charleston Heights Arts Center, 800 S. Brush St. Back by popular demand, StorySLAM is a celebration of words and experiences that shape and define who we are. Las Vegas storytellers will share their own personal and genuine stories with the audience, connected to the theme for this presentation – “The Dark Side.” Sometimes we need to expose ourselves to the darkness to appreciate the light. Join us as storytellers recount experiences of encounters with “The Dark Side.” This event is funded in part by a grant from the Nevada Arts Council, a state agency, and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency. For information, visit www.ArtsLasVegas.org or call 702-229-ARTS (2787).

Dive-In Movie Night. Saturday, Oct. 26; doors open 7:30 p.m., showtime 8 p.m. Cost: $4 per person. Pavilion Center Pool, 101 S. Pavilion Center Drive, 702-229-1488. Take a dip in the pool, lounge on a raft, or relax in a deck chair while watching “Hotel Transylvania 3” on the big screen. Light refreshments will be provided for a small cost. All pool rules apply. Day of the Dead face painters will be available!

“Senior-Ween” Halloween Costume Party (ages 50+). Wednesday, Oct. 30, 11 a.m. Advance registration required by Oct. 24. Cost: $5. Must have current city of Las Vegas Senior Programs membership. Doolittle Senior Center, 1930 N. J St., 702-229-6125. Dress in your favorite Halloween costume to enjoy an afternoon of fun, games and music! See who wins the “Best Dressed” prize! Call 702-229-6125 for information and registration.

Spooks Galore Halloween Lunch and Party (ages 50+). Wednesday, Oct. 30, 11:30 a.m. Advance registration required; registration opens Sept. 1. Cost: $6. Must have current city of Las Vegas Senior Programs membership. East Las Vegas Community Center, 250 N. Eastern Ave., 702-229-1515. Come dressed in your Halloween costume to enjoy lunch, games and a little in-house trick-or-treating. Call 702-229-1515 for information and registration.

Halloween Luncheon (ages 50+). Thursday, Oct. 31, 11:30 a.m. Cost: $5. Advance registration required. Derfelt Senior Center in Lorenzi Park, 3343 W. Washington Ave., 702-229-6601. Come dressed in your costume for this annual Halloween event to enjoy lunch, games and prizes. Call 702-229-6601 for information and registration.

Howling Halloween Celebration (ages 50+). Thursday, Oct. 31, 1 to 3 p.m. Cost: $3. Lieburn Senior Center, 6230 Garwood Ave., 702-229-1600. Dress up in your costume and join in the fun and games.

Ward 6 Halloween at the Y (all ages). Thursday, Oct. 31, 5 to 8 p.m. Free and open to the public. Centennial Hills Community Center/YMCA, 6601 N. Buffalo Drive. Bring the family in costume to enjoy fun Halloween activities, including costume parade, crafts, DJ music, trick-or-treating with community vendors, and food trucks. For more information, call 702-229-5463.

Safe Night Halloween Carnival (all ages). Thursday, Oct. 31, 5 to 8 p.m. Free and open to the public. Doolittle Community Center, 1950 N. J St., 702-229-6374. Bring the family in costume to enjoy trunk or treating, jumpers, games, costume contests, prizes, a climbing wall, community vendors and more. Sponsored by the city of Las Vegas, Clark County/Pearson Community Center, Councilman Cedric Crear, County Commissioner Lawrence Weekly, Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, KCEP Radio, Democracy Prep, Matt Kelly Elementary School, Mario’s Westside Market, Nevada Youth Network and the Nevada Black Police Association.

Halloween Movie at the “E” (all ages). Thursday, Oct. 31, 6 to 8 p.m. Cost $2; must have an East Las Vegas Community Center Rec Pass. East Las Vegas Community Center, 250 N. Eastern Ave., 702-229-1515. Bring the family Halloween night to enjoy a Halloween-themed movie on the patio with candy, popcorn and beverages. This is a great safe place for the kids on Halloween night.