Atlanta's favorite fun family Halloween festival returns for just four days! Explore magical paths, sample sweet treats, meet the whimsical characters of Zoo Boo Town, and much more on two enchanted weekends with more than 1,000 animals from around the world. Don't forget your costume! Activities run from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Now in its 9th year, Stone Mountain Park's annual Pumpkin Festival is a family favorite. Throughout weekends in October enjoy family attractions, entertainment, activities and fall decorations. Event highlights include: Pumpkin Palooza, The Great Pumpkin Puppet Parade, costume contests, scavenger hunts, and more! Entrance to the Pumpkin Festival is included in the Adventure Pass.
From haunted houses to corn mazes, Georgia is full of Halloween fun. Big cities, small towns and attractions across Georgia put on their costumes during October, offering fall festivals, special events and activities for visitors in the spirit of Halloween. Pumpkin patches, haunted houses, corn mazes, festivals, special tours, and more can be found across the state.
Celebrate the glorious fall peanut harvest at the Serenbe Farmers' Market, co-hosted by Slow Food Atlanta! We'll have peanuts for purchase, boiled peanuts, a PB&J Experiment Station, info from the Nat'l Peanut Board, live music and more. Look for the pumpkin carving station as we celebrate our other favorite October crop! All are encouraged to come in your best Halloween attire!
Atlanta’s favorite fall tradition returns for another season of spooky, kooky fun. Every October the Garden is stuffed with more than 100 scarecrows handcrafted by businesses, individuals, schools and organizations. In addition to the Scarecrows, enjoy a variety of fall crafts and games in the Children's Garden every weekend, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Free with Garden admission. Don’t miss other great October events: Fest-of-Ale (Every Thursday, 5-10 pm), Goblins in the Garden (Sunday, October 23, 10 am – 4 pm), and Great Chefs of Atlanta Pumpkin Carving Contest (Thursday, October 27, 7-8 pm).
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Historic Oakland Cemetery has many visitors by day, but only at Halloween do the gates stay open after dark. Join us this year to hear about our city's past from a host of Oakland "residents" during “Capturing the Spirit of Oakland” Halloween tours. Online ticket sales only. This event is appropriate for children 8 & up.
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Mark calendars now for the closing weekend celebration of Elevate/ART ABOVE UNDERGORUND. Festivities for the family will begin at 6 p.m. in Woodruff Park. Members of The Imperial OPA Circus will lead all on an adventure through downtown to Underground for fun throughout the evening.
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Atlantic Station will for the third year in a row host Howl-o-Ween - a Halloween celebration geared toward kids AND dogs. The event will take place from noon - 5:00 pm and will feature a Doggie Costume Contest, a Kiddy Costume Contest, trick-or-treating, pumpkin decorating, face painting, and fall favorites like candy apples. Learn More »
Join us for crafts, prizes, games, and surprises! Come in costume and enjoy an evening full of fun, fall festivities! Learn More »
Antebellum Plantation. Stone Mountain Park. Thursdays-Sundays, October 13-31. Learn More »
Euclid Ave@Highland Ave, Atlanta, GA. October 22. Learn More »