Spooktacular Halloween Events in Brisbane 2023

  • Toddlers

Before the most wonderful time of the year, we get to soak up the festivities of Halloween events in Brisbane! Spooky, scary and seriously fun, Halloween is the perfect time for kids to get creative, try something new and have a blast while they're at it. 

We've rounded up some spooktastic events happening in Brisbane this All Hallow's Eve, from the ultra-spooky to the slightly scary and everything in between!

Spooktacular Halloween Events in Brisbane 2023

1. Spooky Putt Putt at Victoria Park

Halloween events in Brisbane 2023
Spooky Putt Putt at Victoria Park.

Prepare for a thrilling and chilling good time at Spooky Putt Putt at Victoria Park in Brisbane!

Kick off your Halloween in Brisbane adventure by teeing off at Broken Bones Boulevard, where you just might stumble upon some bone-tingling surprises. Then, summon your courage as you navigate past the toxic waste barrels while mingling with friendly neighbourhood zombies. As you swing your way through the haunting holes, you'll encounter more tricks and treats than you can shake a broomstick at—promising to delight the whole family. 

Where:   Victoria Park, 309 Herston Road, Herston
When:    1 September - 31 October 2023
Cost:      $23 per adult, $17 per child (4 - 17 years), children under 4 go FREE

The Best Costume Shops in Brisbane

2. Redcliffe Markets Festival of Frights

Festival of Frights
Redcliffe Festival of Frights

Get ready for a spooktacular Halloween event in Brisbane at the Redcliffe Markets Festival of Frights, where you can expect a feast of delicious eats, groovy beats, mesmerising tricks, and treats right on the jetty.

Head on down to the Redcliffe foreshore for an unforgettable night of eerie entertainment. Don your most spine-tingling costumes and be a part of the frightfully fun festivities. There will be the region's best street food, live entertainment that'll keep you on your toes, family-friendly activities, and an incredible array of over 200 fab-boo-lous stalls to explore.

Where:   Redcliffe Farmers and Artisan Markets, Redcliffe Parade, Redcliffe
When:    Saturday 28 October 2023
Cost:      FREE

3. Fearphobia Scream Park

Halloween events in Brisbane 2023
Fearphobia Screampark is back for Halloween in Brisbane 2023! 

A full-scale Halloween Scare Attraction, Fearaphobia is staffed by over 150+ actors and a supporting cast of make-up artists to make this one of the scariest Halloween events in Brisbane.

Get ready for an adrenaline-pumping experience as Fearaphobia takes you and your pals on a thrilling journey through a twisting, shadowy maze. In these rooms, you'll come face-to-face with creatures straight from your most spine-chilling nightmares. Your mission? To outsmart the relentless predators that lurk in the darkness.

This experience is best suited for kids aged 15+, although younger children can attend if accompanied by an adult at all times. 

Where:   Westfield Helensvale, Gold Coast Highway, Helensvale 
When:    Friday 20 - Tuesday 31 October 2023
Cost:      $55 - $85 depending on time and type of pass

4. Halloween Trivia Night

Halloween events in Brisbane 2023
Get ready for a spooky trivia night!

A great option for family-friendly Halloween events in Brisbane, the Halloween Trivia Night will feature kid's questions, fun quizzes and colouring. Drinks and American hot dogs are available on the night and delicious sweet and savoury grazing platters are available for preorder with your tickets. 

Where:   20 Bridge Street, Wynnum
When:    Saturday 21 October 2023
Cost:      $10 per child, $15 per single admission, $100 for a table of 8 people

5. Currumbin Wildlife Fangtuary

Halloween events in Brisbane 2023
Currumbin Wildlife Fangtuary

Step into the enchanting world of Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary after dark, and get ready for three nights of Halloween events in Brisbane that'll leave you grinning from ear to ear. Don your spookiest Halloween attire for a fright-but-fun-filled time all around. 

For the little monsters, aged three to 13, there will be a haunted house, the chance to embark on a trick-or-treating adventure, and plenty of inflatable fun zones. Even zombies won't be able to resist joining the Monster Mash, thanks to a disco and street performers who will kick off the party in style. And if you feel like levelling up, opting for VIP tickets gets you express entry, showbags, and a whole lot more. 

Where:   Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, 28 Tomewin St, Currumbin
When:    Thursday 26 - Saturday 28 October 2023
Cost:      Tickets from $25

6. Halloween Haunt Ipswich

Halloween Haunt Ipswich
Halloween Haunt Ipswich is a true yard walk-through for everyone to enjoy.

For the ultimate home-grown Halloween experience, look no further than Halloween Haunt Ipswich—a yard walk-through that promises plenty of fun and plenty of frights! It's the perfect family-friendly Halloween event in Brisbane for 2023. 

Where:   525 Junction Road, Barellan Point
When:    Monday 30 and Tuesday 31 October 2023, 6 pm - 9 pm
Cost:      FREE

7. Happy Halloween at Dreamworld

Happy Halloween at Dreamworld.

With spooktacular entertainment, frightfully fun food, rides at night, trick-or-treating and more, Happy Halloween at Dreamworld is the perfect way to celebrate the spooky season, after dark at Dreamworld!

There will also be wildlife to get up close to, as well as spooky photo opportunities, a haunted inflatable maze for kids, a spooky magician show and a whole lot more, making this one of the most highly-anticipated Halloween events in Brisbane.

Where:   Dreamworld, Dreamworld Parkway, Coomera
When:    Saturday 14, Saturday 21 and Friday 27 October 2023
Cost:      $49 per ticket

8. Spooky Nights at Sea World

Halloween events in Brisbane 2023
Spooky Nights at Seaworld

Kids will be entranced by the awesome Spooky Nights at Seaworld!

They'll meet their favourite TV characters at a range of meet and greets, and check out plenty of free-to-play activities as well as a whole lot of shows, rides and precincts to visit. If you feel like going all out for Halloween this year—look no further than this fun-filled event. 

Where:   Seaworld, Seaworld Dive, Main Beach
When:    13 & 14, 20 & 21, 27 & 28 October 2023
Cost:      $49 per child, $69 per adult

9. Halloween Paint & Sip Party

Halloween Paint & Sip
Halloween Paint & Sip

Head down to The Craft Haven for a spellbinding Halloween celebration on none other than Friday the 13th of October.

Sip on a glass of non-alcoholic Witches Brew, indulge your sweet tooth at the lolly table, and get ready for a hauntingly delightful experience. In addition to the usual lineup of ceramics, The Craft Haven is adding a touch of magic to the mix with a captivating collection of Halloween-themed pieces. It's a fantastic opportunity to let your creativity shine while enjoying the spookiest holiday of the year.

Where:   The Craft Haven, Angus Street, Clontarf
When:    13 October 2023, 6.30 pm - 9 pm
Cost:      $15 per ticket

10. Spook & Sip Pumpkin Carving (over 18s only)

Pumpkin Carving
Spook & Sip Pumpkin Carving

At this epic Halloween event, the fun starts with a Spook & Sip Pumpkin Carving Workshops and wraps up with an epic Halloween party, giving you a whole day of Halloween excitement.

Your ticket comes with a complimentary alcoholic beverage of your choice, as you prepare to bask in the cosy ambience of the private function room, elegantly adorned in romantic-gothic decor. They've got everything you need to create your pumpkin masterpiece! 

Where:   Common Ground Brewing, 35 Railway Terrace, Milton
When:    Saturday 4 November 2023
Cost:      $49 - $59 per ticket

Hero image: Seaworld

Looking For More Halloween Inspiration?

Amazing Halloween Carved Pumpkin Creations
Last-minute Halloween Costumes for Kids
Kids' Halloween Movies: 20 Classics for a Spooky Night in

Have you signed up to our newsletter? Join ellaslist to get the best family and kid-friendly events, venues, classes and things to do NEAR YOU!