Halloween events in Tampa Bay


Ava Satterfield

Halloween is in two weeks! Below is a list of spirited events in Tampa.

Halloween is right around the corner and there are many festive events in Tampa that you do not want to miss out on. Grab your friends and a costume! 


Zoo Tampa’s Creatures of the Night is returning this Oct. with new eerie attractions and treats! Buy tickets here: 



Howl-O-Scream at Busch Gardens has haunted houses, thrill roller coasters and scare zones that will leave you terrified! Open every night through Oct. 31, buy tickets here: 



Looking for pumpkins to carve? Hyde Park is hosting a pumpkin patch, open every day through Halloween. The proceeds will benefit The Humane Society of Tampa Bay.


During Oct. weekends, Sparkman Wharf will turn into Haunted Wharf. There will be a spooky maze for all ages:



If you are in for a paranormal experience, there are ghost tours at the Tampa Theatre:



On Oct. 30, there will be a Halloween boat parade along the Tampa Riverwalk:


Downtown Tampa’s Pirate Water Taxi will host haunted tours full of ghost stories and myths about Tampa. From 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Oct. weekends, you can hop aboard.



The Lost Pearl is partnering with Undead in the Water to create a haunted cruise from the Convention Center to the American Victory Ship in Channelside. Get tickets for the scary night here: