50 Brisbane Halloween Events for Kids & Families in 2021
Did you just google things to do for Halloween in Brisbane? Or Halloween ideas near me? Well, you’ve come to the right place! We’ve created a list of places to go and things to do for Halloween in Brisbane with just about every Brisbane suburb covered!
At the top of this article are the places to go trick or treating in Brisbane and below this list is a calendar of Brisbane events for Halloween. Halloween 2020 falls on a Saturday night this year which should make for an extra exciting weekend of fun and spooky celebrations!
Update: Please consider the current COVID-19 restrictions when planning your 2020 Halloween activities.
Things will be a little different this year with some locations opting to not go ahead for Halloween 2020 while others will be providing a drive-by only experience. Keep reading for the most up to date information on Halloween Brisbane 2020. If we have missed anything, let us know in the comments.
Haunted Houses / Trick or Treat addresses
Looking for the BEST in haunted houses and trick or treat experiences in Brisbane? This map has been compiled by ‘Brisbane Halloween Lovers’ Facebook group shared here with permission from the group owner.
Remember if you plan to take the kids ‘out of your local area’ you may like to consider taking some ‘treats’ to replenish the supplies of the houses you visit. It can get busy in popular areas.
These homes welcome you to trick or treat in Brisbane:
115 Waverley Street – Waverley Doll Factory.
- 50 Cobbity Crescent – Scourge Hexe.
- 32 View Crescent – Hillbilly Haunt
- 75 Beatrice Tce – Howls of Horrow.
- 12/112 Racecourse Road – The Witch House.
649 Waterworks Road
- 35 Helena Street
- Rangeview St
31 Gladdon Street
18 Fortnam Street – Spookiest House
40 Carroll St
58 Fiddlewood Crescent
46 Belvedere Crescent – Bellmere Boo Crew. Find out more on their Facebook event page.
- 15 Groves Crescent – Hades House of Horrors.
- 18 Lyndhurst Road – Plenty of Pumpkins.
27 Karena Street – Ghastly Ghouls.
21 Dimboola Street
161 Lascelles Street
- 42 Avocado Drive – The Addams Family Home.
- 2/45 Lower King Street
- 8 Snowbell Court
31/28 Sedgemoor Street – Small Halloween treat display!
2/602 Sandgate Road
1 Camellia Street – The Candy Couple of Clontarf
8 Louisa Court – Louisa Asylum.
Dorrigo Place – The Fitzgibbon Skeleton Crew.
265 Oxley Road – Graceville at Graceville.
5 Sagitta Street – The Brisbane Haunted House.
73 Park Road – Kalinga Graveyard.
25 Glenmore Street
Gail Streeet – 10th Annual Monster Walk.
17 Arafura court
- 14 Swinburne Street – Spooky Stone House
- 4/61 Wesley Street
14 Gilmour Street – Spookers the new batch.
- 22 Emerald Place – Eek!
- 4 Scanlan Road
1/49 Rupert Crescent
2/17 Ivymount Street – Scarington Alley. Find out more here.
- 16 Anchor Street
- 68 Quay Circuit – Loopy Lair.
21 Allworth Street – Haunted Northgate.
- 7 Ballesteros Street – Nightmare on Ballesteros Street.
- 3 Cordyline Street – Corpses on Cordyline.
- 31 Gibbs Street – Krypt Keeper.
- 5 Glenrock Parade – Haunted Houses of Glenrock.
- 1/15 Highcliff Crescent – BOO!
- 31 Davis Street
- Unit 4 / 16 Eversleigh Road – Grandmas House
- 9 John Street – Witches Secret Coven.
- 2 Meredith Street – Carnevil comes to Redcliffe.
107 Clayton Street – Spooktacular.
248 University Way – Waverley Lane Cemetery.
45 Melaleuca Drive – The Crypt.
16 Egret Place – Scream!
4 Carey Street – The Martin Family Asylum.
17 Munna Street – Halloween Spooktacular.
Southern Suburbs (including Logan and Redlands)
17 Enclave Drive – Living Dead.
- 3 Ferndale Street – Pete’s House. (You can find this special house on Facebook here! Definitely a great Halloween spot if you’re on the southside!)
- 27 Tovey Road – The Witching Hour.
34 Yancey st – Yancey Hunt.
- 52 Casuarina Crescent.
- 49 Cottonwood Crescent – Jeepers Creepers is watching you!
5 High View Drive – Ghouls by the Bay.
- 18 Palaszczuk Avenue – Walking Dead 2020.
- 12 Stack Street – Field of screams.
13 Tristania St – Witch’s on Tristania St.
- 8 Ochna Street – Carnevil.
- 20 Trulson Drive – The house on Trulson.
- 16 Azalea Avenue
- End of Conifer Street – The Creepy Conifer Crawlers.
- 18 Coolcrest Street
- 57 Gladewood Drive
- 5 Oxley Circuit – Spirit Seance.
- 26 Sharon Drive
- 6 Tribeca Place
- 55-59 Crest Road – Creepy Trees Manor.
- 59 Talbot Drive – Halloween 👻 with the Night King & Dragon.
14 Avalon Court
- 11 Carnation Road – Clowning Around.
- 43-40 Hargreaves Road – Spooky Boo.
103 Horizon Drive – The Haunting of Middle Park.
1 Dunstan Street – The Witches House.
57 Bankswood Drive
9 Kumbari Street – The Morgue.
15 Southey Street – The Southey scare and share.
62 Annette St
Upper Mount Gravatt
35 Prenzler Street – Wibbly Wobbly Timey Wimey – Dr Who.
2 Thor Street
Daphne Place – Three houses with Halloween displays.
3/15 Peterson street – Peterson Haunt.
1/31 Merrick Street – Haunted Hallow
- 36 Birun Street – Halloween Comes to Woodridge. Find out more on their Facebook event page.
- 22 Oakland Ave – Spider Zone.
219 Randall Road – Moran Manor.
Western Brisbane and Ipswich
525 Junction Rd – Halloween Haunt Ipswich Drive-By experience. Find out more here.
85 High Street – Trail of Terror. Visit the event Facebook page.
1 Bottomley Street – Maze of Terror.
- 12 Osiris Court
- 43 Wilson Drive – Witches Backyard.
- 1 Ron St – 1 Wrong St.
1 First Avenue – Spooky Cabin
37 Dornoch Crescent
Fig Tree Pocket
18 Kiriwina Street
37 Jonquil Circuit
15 Azure Street
- Carinya Street – Indooroopilly Halloween Haunted House. More details on their event Facebook page.
- 363 Moggill Road – It’s Bugging Me!
13 Patrick Street – Enter if you Dare.
8 Raceview Street – Eternal Crash.
26a Joy Chambers Circuit – Trick or Treat on Joy Chambers.
- 8 Bloodwood Place – The giant pumpkin gatekeeper on bloodwood place.
- 2/9 Henderson Street
- 60 Milan Road – Beware if you dare.
- 16 Arabella Court
- 14 Branxton Court – The Branxtons Haunting.
- 9 Crewes Crescent
- 3 Elliot Lane
- 167 Fernbrooke Blvd
- 1/1 Field Close
- Huntley Cres, Mount View
- 27 Josey Street
- Sapphire Crescent – Sapphire CarnEvil.
17 Ivy Street
20 Kirkwood Terrace – Animatronic Nightmare.
- 41 Aberdeen Circuit – Haunted House on the Hill.
- 127 Creekwood Circuit – It’s Creepy on Creekwood.
- 18 Islay Street
38 Emily Place
Halloween in Brisbane events 2020
Wednesday 28 October
Halloween Haunt Ipswich | Barellan Point
This year has been a spooky ride so there has been a few changes with the popular Halloween Haunt Ipwich. For everyone’s convenience and safety they have switched their display to a drive-by exclusive experience. The event will be running from October 28-31 from 6pm-9pm!
Friday 30 October
Hocus Pocus at the Yatala Drive-In | Yatala
Pack the car full of treats and take the family to see this cult classic Halloween movie! The Yatala Drive-In is Brisbane & the Gold Coast’s last original open-air Drive-In Motion Picture Theatre, with 3 massive screens. Hocus Pocus sees three witch sisters resurrected in Salem, Massachusetts on Halloween night, and it is up to two teenagers, a young girl, and an immortal cat to put an end to their reign of terror once and for all. Get the event details here.
Halloween Disco | Strathpine
Count Discardia Hunt | Woolloongabba
Haunted Halloween Hunt | Brookside
Head to Brookside Shopping Centre… if you dare! For a spooky hunt, that will give you quite a scare. Wear the creepiest outfit, you want to share. Prepare for quite a fright at the Brookside lair! Make your way around the centre by following all the clues, at the end a mysterious treat for the first 200 hunters will be waiting for you. Recommended age 3-12 years. No bookings required.
Bay Play Spooktacular Halloween Party | Cleveland
From 5pm – 7:30pm, join Bay Play Cleveland for this all-ages event. Kids can enjoy spooky games and face paint, FREE trick or treat bags and monster mash dances. Book online here.
Haunted Mansion Tour | Marburg
Get your fright on by taking a tour of a REAL Haunted Mansion (Thundercrack!) at Woodlands of Marburg. The 130 year old Mansion is allegedly haunted by the ghosts of its original owners. Head out on a guided night tour of ‘The Haunted Mansion’ delving into the rich historical stories and ghostly tales of yesteryear. This is a fully immersive experience. Tickets are $94 per person and the event runs from 7pm-10pm.
Halloween Costume Party | Springwood
The team at Lollipops Playcentre Springwood are hosting a Halloween Costume Party from 5:30pm – 8pm. Come dressed in your spookiest outfit and join in for a night of fun! Best dressed on the night wins a prize! Tickets are $10 (Entry Only) or $15 (Entry w/ Kids Meal).
Pie Town Halloween | West End
Get your foodie creativity on and head to Pie Town to decorate your very own Halloween personal pie every day from Monday 26 October to Saturday 31 October. Each pie is about 6 inches (15cm) and you can choose from classic pumpkin, chocolate mousse or matcha custard as your edible canvas. Pie Town will provide all the sugary eyeballs, ghoulish fangs, tombstones, zombie hands, witches feet and more to customise your pie AND THEN you get to take it home and eat it! Find out more here.
Grange Halloween Food Truck Pop-Up | Grange
A Food Truck Pop-Up is coming to the Grange Bowls & Community Club to celebrate all things Halloween from 4-8pm. There’ll be Trick or Treat, jumping castles, prizes for best costume, FREE face painting plus the bar is open with craft beer and other beverages.
Saturday 31 October – Halloween in Brisbane
Halloween Party | North Lakes
North Lakes is about to turn extra spooktacular this Halloween when QLD State Fair holds their Halloween Party events over two big weeks from Thursday 22 October – Sunday 1 November! Your family can enjoy all the usual fair favourites like sideshow alley, show bags, dagwood dogs plus a HUGE range of rides including some extra scary haunted houses. Get the details in our event calendar.
Halloween Night Adventures | McDowall
Enjoy a guided night walk with staff from Brisbane City Council’s Environment Centres and discover the wonders of Downfall Creek Bushlands after dark. Participants will explore a 1200 metre trail. Find out more here.
Halloween on Bimbadeen | Loganholme
Brick-O-Ween | Chermside & Robina
Along came a Spider | Sherwood
Come along dressed in a Halloween costume and prepare to get spooky between 2pm-4pm. Hear creepy stories, play some awesome games and make your very own dangly spider to take home. This is an active and healthy session not to be missed for 3-9 year old and costs $5. Find out more at the Brisbane City Council Website.
Spooky Treats at Timezone | Multiple locations
Spooktacular Halloween | Morayfield
Join Morayfield Shopping Centre for an afternoon of FREE Spooktacular fun this Halloween! Book a guided trick or treat tour including a pumpkin bucket and lollies. Visit the Halloween knocker door near Target if you dare….but beware, you might get a scare! Plus, themed stilt walkers will roam the Centre. Best-dressed prizes will be given out so don’t forget to dress up! For children 12 years and under.
Kids Halloween Spooktacular | Marsden
Early Birds Marsden is providing a safe space for kids to trick or treat this Halloween in Logan, so get dressed spooky and celebrate safely together! Join in the fun from 4pm with heaps of spooky festivities including a haunted house, safe trick or treat stalls, FREE face painting and kids games. Head to our events calendar for more information.
Halloween Night at Iceworld | Boondall & Acacia Ridge
Iceworld Boondall and Acacia Ridge are hosting a Halloween themed Saturday night skate session from 8pm to 10pm with prizes for best costume. Get the details in our events calendar.
The Cafe Kalina Halloween Night | Springfield
Halloween Hunt | Mt Ommaney
Visit Mt Ommaney Centre on the spookiest day of the year between 10am-1pm to complete a scavenger hunt around the centre to find a secret codeword! Treats will be provided at the end, no tricks here!
Halloween at Australia Zoo | Beerwah
Australia Zoo are celebrating this fang-tastic day with a prize given at Zoo entry to each child wearing a frightful Halloween costume! You can also meet some eight-legged friends at the amazing pop-up spider exhibit, carve your own jack-o-lantern, and go trick or treating around the Zoo! Plus you can even purchase an official Crocodile Hunter khaki Halloween costume online!
Halloween at Reading Cinemas | Newmarket
Head to Reading Cinemas Newmarket this Halloween for a Spooktacular selection of classic and new films for everyone in the family! Locate all six black cats in store to win a medium popcorn! They also have a prize for the best dressed customer so be sure to go in costume. Movies include The Craft, The Empty Man, Hocus Pocus, and Labryinth.
Helensvale’s Halloween Spookfest | Helensvale
Halloween Family Funday | Sunnybank
Sunnybank Community and Sports Club are hosting a fangtastic Halloween Family Funday at their Club! Entry is $5 per child and $2 per adult. Children’s admission includes a party bag, pop-top and an ice cream! PLUS there will be a kids DJ & balloon animals. See our events calendar for more details.
NDC’S Halloween Trick or Treat Drive Thru | Bellmere
This year, New Direction Care has decided to organise a Halloween Trick or Treat Drive Thru for the community. The afternoon will be filled with live entertainment, FREE lolly bags, show bags and drinks for purchase and the best costumes around town all enjoyed from the comfort of your own car seat! The event will run from 2:30pm to 4:30pm.
Nightmare Before Christmas Movie Screening & Costume Party | Ipswich
Halloween 2020 is here and it’s time to party! The Rare and Pretty Dolls shop in Ipswich and Limelight Cinemas Ipswich are hosting a special Halloween Screening of Tim Burtons Classic Nightmare Before Christmas with prices for best dressed on the night. Find out more on their website.
Ride the Night – Halloween Special | Sunshine Coast
Aussie World won’t be hosting their Halloween FestEvil this year however they will be holding a Ride the Night – Halloween Special event on Saturday 31 October! It will be Aussie World but with a SERIOUSLY WICKED transformation. Use discretion with little kids (the big ones will go wild for it). Follow this link for more information.
Halloween Spook Skate | Albany Creek
IKEA North Lakes Frightfully Fun Halloween | North Lakes
Take the kids to IKEA North Lakes for some in-store trick or treating fun! Kids collect tricks and treats as they make their way through the store. You never know which spooky characters you might meet along the way! Be sure to dress up in your favourite costume! Any reason to go to IKEA right?
Ghoulies and Ghosties – Drive-Thru | Caboolture
King’s St Halloween Movies in the Park | Fortitude Valley
Spooktacular Halloween | North Ipswich
Join Riverlink Shopping Centre at the Spooky Craft Village where your little gremlins will make Skull Sand Art and their very own Spider Lollipop. Free sessions will run every half-hour from 10am – 4pm outside iPlay. Book your spot here.
Riverlink Shopping Centre will also have plenty of FREE activities available between 10am – 5pm including roving Halloween entertainment, zombie door knockers, treats no tricks tours, Casper the friendly ghost meet and greet and TROLLS meet and greet. Bookings required.
CRANK’enstein Halloween Party | MacGregor
Get ready to Trick or Tumble at Cranks Halloween Party with prizes, ninja’s warrior challenges galore, games and so much more! The party starts at 5pm until 9pm and bookings are essential!
Halloween Craft | Online
Get creepy and creative with Halloween craft and costumes with this online Brisbane City Council celebration delivered via zoom. Wear your costume and join in for songs, craft and stories. The event is on 31 October at 1pm to 1:45pm. Suitable for children aged 5 to 8 years. Bookings required. Phone Toowong Library on 3403 2590 to reserve your place.
Halloween Harry Potter Style | Thornlands
Animal Assisted Education is hosting this special event including their own version of quidditch on the field but be careful of the not so Womping Willow! Have a butter beer with Hagrid & Fang. Check out the pregnant fantastic beasties & once the sun goes down settle in for a Harry Potter movie under the stars. Local Food Trucks will be on-site to provide dinner for the family. Entry includes a free Wand and Broom! Book your spot here.
Wynnum Scout Group Haunted Campsite | Wynnum
The Wynnum Scouts are hosting a fun-filled afternoon of crafts and games, a spooky movie and a ghost story with marshmallows around the campfire. Get all the event details here.
Boo-hind the Scenes Halloween Exclusive | Fig Tree Pocket
On Saturday 31 October and Sunday 1 November go “boo-hind” the scenes at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and experience some of their animals like never before! Choose from a magical morning or a spooky sun-down session – limited spots are available. Find out more here.
Halloween Midnight Scream Skate | Hillcrest
Digi Roller Skating Rink are hosting a MIDNIGHT SCREAM SKATE! Wear your Halloween costume to go into the draw to win a prize. There will be games, prizes and spooky surprises! no need to book. Two sessions available including 7pm-9:30pm ($14 entry + $4 skate hire) or 7pm – Midnight ($25 per person with skate hire). Get the event details here.
Halloween Ghostbusters Special | Marburg
MoonShine Theatre presents an exclusive screening of the original cult classic Ghostbusters at Woodlands of Marburg from 8pm – 10pm. Tickets are $11.42 per person.
Brews & Boos | Salisbury
Mount Cotton Hall-oween | Mount Cotton
Spookfest at Surfers Paradise Beachfront Markets | Surfers Paradise
WHB Halloween Food Truck Pop-Up | Wellers Hill
Food Truck Pop Ups are coming to Wellers Hills Bowls Club to celebrate all things Halloween from 4-8pm. There’ll be Trick or Treat, jumping castles, prizes for best costume, FREE face painting plus the bar is open with craft beer and other beverages.
Halloween Movies in the Park | Yarrabilba
Trick or Treat | Toombul
Halloween Storytime | Online
Sunday 1 November
Halloween at the Ipswich Showplace Markets | Ipswich
Halloween in Brisbane events held throughout October 2020
Seaworld Spooky Nights | Gold Coast
Every Saturday and some Friday nights throughout October the kids can head to Seaworld to have some extra spooky fun after dark. Sea World Spooky Nights is Sea World’s all new after hours family event! The event starts at 5:30pm and transforms the park into a Spooky land filled with colourful Sea Monsters and ghastly Ghost Pirates! Take part in a Trick’n’Treasure Trail, experience incredible precincts, spooktivities, shows, selected rides at night plus more! Village Roadshow One Pass Holders receive one free entry to Sea World Spooky Nights.
Happy Halloween | Coomera
Dreamworld is about to become frightfully fun, as Happy Halloween returns on selected nights this October! Get the family into the not-so-scary spirit and enjoy all your favourite rides at night, plus a whole lot of eerie entertainment as you celebrate the spooky season. We’ve got all the event details here.
Brisbane Ghost Tours | Brisbane
Brisbane Ghost Tours run regular entertaining adventures to awesome ghost tracking locations including Boggo Road Gaol, Toowong Cemetery, and South Brisbane Cemetery. Numbers are limited for each tour, bookings are essential, and places fill fast for such an occasion, so get your booking in quickly to try and avoid disappointment! Head to our events calendar for more details.
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