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50 Things for Kids Halloween in Brisbane | 2018

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Did you just google things to do for Halloween in Brisbane? Or Halloween ideas near me? I know I’ve done that before!

We’ve gone and created a list of places to go and things to do for Halloween in Brisbane and got just about every Brisbane suburb covered! If we have missed anything, let us know in comments!

Haunted Houses / Trick or Treat addresses

Looking for the BEST in haunted houses and trick or treat experiences in Brisbane? Try these venues in 2018 but 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 the popular areas.

(This list is compiled from various sources including ‘Brisbane Halloween Lovers 2018’ Facebook group (with permission from group owner), emails directly to us, comments on our website and PM’s to our own Facebook page asking to be included in this public list.)

  • 14 Arcola St, Aspley
  • Boon St, Ashgrove
  • 525 Junction Rd, Barellan Point
  • 46 Belvedere Crescent, Bellmere
  • 85 High Street, Blackstone
  • 15 Groves Crescent, Boondall
  • 3 Ferndale St, Boronia Heights
  • 1 Bottomley St, Brassall
  • 67 Ronald Court, Caboolture
  • 43 Wilson Drive, Camira
  • 81 Molloy Rd, Cannon Hill
  • 19 Armstrong Rd, Cannon Hill
  • 84 Whitworth Rd, Cannon Hill
  • 2 Beazley Court, Collingwood Park
  • 8 Ochna Street, Crestmead
  • 21 Kowari Street, Deebing Heights
  • 3 Paringa Close, Eaton’s Hill
  • 17 Whitwood Road, Ebbw Vale
  • Raceview Avenue, Hendra (and surrounding streets)
  • 84 Carinya St, Indooroopilly
  • 15 Wandoo Court, Karana Downs
  • 1 Dunstan St, Moorooka
  • Begonia Crescent, Mount Cotton
  • 12 Catherine Court, Murrumba Downs
  • 8/140 Endeavour Blvd
  • 54 Imbros St, Nundah
  • Pacific Paradise, Sunshine Coast (Brando Street and surrounds)
  • 40 Hayward St, Paddington
  • 14 Mark Court, Raceview
  • Bloodwood Place, Redbank
  • 45 Ella Street, Redcliffe
  • 770 Musgrave Road, Robertson
  • 9 Hindmarsh Court, Rochedale South
  • 107 Clayton Street, Sandgate
  • 9 Fernlea Avenue, Scarborough
  • Seaville Avenue, Scarborough
  • Mid 200’s, University Way, Sippy Downs
  • 16 Hillview Street, Springfield
  • 6 Forest Ridge Court, Springfield Lakes
  • Zen Court, Springfield Central
  • 6 Poinciana Crescent, Stretton
  • 31/18 Sunny Court, Sunnybank Hills
  • 16 Egret Place, Taigum
  • Henry Street, Nelson Street, Emma Street and Park Avenue, Wooloowin
  • 3/3 Caspian Court, Wulkuraka
  • 2 Berber Court, Yamanto

50 things to do for a great kids Halloween in Brisbane 2018

We’ve been swamped with emails and messages from places that want us to tell you about their events. So here is a huge list of things to do for Halloween in Brisbane with kids.

Friday 19 October

Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween | Corinda

Celebrate the film release of Goosebumps 2, based on R.L.Stine’s beloved children’s series, just in time for Halloween! Chat about your favourite Goosebumps books and share in themed activities. Ideal for children aged 8-13 years. Corinda Library, bookings required.

Saturday 20 October

Ghoulish Goosebumps | Sunnybank Hills

Celebrate the film release of Goosebumps 2 based on R.L. Stine’s beloved children’s series, just in time for Halloween! Chat about your favourite Goosebumps books and share in themed activities. Ideal for children aged 8-12 years. Sunnybank Hills Library.  Bookings needed.

Kids Spooky Fun! | Springwood

Kid are invited to join us for spooky fun at our Halloween workshop creating a scare bag to hold their treats which they collect on the Trick or Treat Hunt.  Arndale Shopping Centre.

Saturday 20 & Sat 27 October

Halloween FestEvil – Apocalypse | Palmview

The Sunshine Coast’s biggest Halloween event is back in 2018 over two BIG weekends! Set in a not-too-distant dystopian future, the Wasteland at Aussie World is riddled with strange apocalyptic creatures lurking around every corner. Enter at your own risk…  Aussie World

Saturday 20 – Tuesday 31 October

Monster Madness AR Hunt | Brookside Shopping Centre

Monster Madness AR Hunt | Brookside Shopping Centre

Join in this Halloween for their Haunted Monster Madness Hunt…. an Augmented Reality experience on the Brook Rewards App that brings eight friendly monsters to life on your phone. Brookside Shopping Centre.

Monday 22 October

Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween | Annerley

Celebrate the film release of Goosebumps 2, based on R.L. Stine’s beloved children’s series, just in time for Halloween! Chat about your favourite Goosebumps books and share in themed activities. Ideal for children aged 8-13 years. Annerley Library – bookings necessary.

Thursday 25 October

Halloween Harry Potter trivia | Mt Ommaney

Head along and join in for a Harry Potter themed trivia night. Come dressed as your favourite Harry Potter character to celebrate Halloween. For those aged 15 years and older.  Mt Ommaney Library – bookings required.

Witch way for Halloween! | Stafford

Celebrate a spooktacular night of fun. Grab your costumes and join in the trick or treat adventure around the centre. There are lots of lollies to be had and FREE fairy floss! Stafford City.

Spook-tacular Trick or Treat | Browns Plains

Let your little ones get dressed up and enjoy a trick or treat adventure around Grand Plaza followed by a Spooky stage show outside Target.

Friday 26 October

Halloween Disco Night | Cleveland

Dance, Play and Be Scary! A special Halloween Disco little horrors will never forget. Tickets are essential. You must have a valid Event ticket to enter the Event. Tickets can only be purchased online. Bay Play Cleveland.

The Greatest Showman Disco Halloween Spectacular | Sandgate

The night begins with a ‘Oddities Walk’ from Einbunpin Lagoon up to Sacred Heart School then a spooky disco where everyone can try out their scary moves.  There will be food available to purchase.  Tickets available to purchase by emailing [email protected].

A Night at the Museum: Halloween | South Brisbane

Boo! It’s a wicked night time adventure for our smallest ghouls, goblins and ghost busters for one night only. Win prizes for best Halloween costumes, explore the Museum and brave the gruesome creepy crawlies, see spooky science and show off your monster mash moves at our Halloween Disco! Queensland Museum.

Goosebumps Halloween skate | Albany Creek

Goosebumps Halloween skate | Albany Creek

Halloween skate night! Go dressed in your best Halloween costume to win! Prizes available for the best dressed!  Skateaway Albany Creek.

The ‘Ghost Stories of South Brisbane Cemetery’ Night Tour | Dutton Park

On this tour, you walk around this beautiful cemetery with the guides (a cemetery historian, a paranormal historian, and a sceptical professional historian) as they they discuss the folklore of ghost stories, highlight some examples from the cemetery, place the stories in cultural and historical context, and even explore some possible explanations. Bookings essential.

Friday 26 – Sunday 28 October

Halloween Haunted House Weekend | Hamilton

They’ll FREAK you out w/ our Halloween Zombie weekend Friday thru Sunday w/ our walk through “Haunted House” & Zombie special stage shows w/ Geed Up & DOD + Vendor dress ups = do it if you dare! Eat Street Northshore.

Saturday 27 October

Witch way for Halloween! | Stafford

Halloween Trick or Treat | Redbank

Head along and enjoy the fun of Halloween Trick or Treating FREE at Redbank Plaza. There will also be prizes available throughout the day for those who finish the adventure and best costumes.

Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween | Wynnum

Celebrate the film release of Goosebumps 2, based on R.L. Stine’s beloved children’s series, just in time for Halloween! Chat about your favourite Goosebumps books and share in themed activities. Ideal for children aged 8-13 years. Wynnum Library – please book in.

Halloween Charity Event | Bald Hills

Head along to this Charity Halloween Event and help support our fellow Aussie Farmers – Fiver for a Farmer Face painting gold coin donation – at the Friendly Grocer. There will also be a variety of markets from 4pm in the shop car park for you to check out and support local businesses. Gold Coin entry to the Halloween House opens at 5pm. Rothbury Street.

Halloween Movie: Goosebumps | Indooroopilly

When Zack Cooper moves to a new town, he makes a new friend with a secret – her dad is RL Stine, the author of the Goosebumps books. When the Goosebumps monsters get released from the books and terrorise the town, Zack, Hannah and Stine must get them back into the books and restore peace to Greendale. Indooroopilly Library, bookings required.

Along Came a Spider | Sherwood

Head along dressed in a Halloween costume and prepare to get spooky. 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. Sherwood Arboretum

Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween | Kenmore

Celebrate the film release of Goosebumps 2, based on R.L. Stine’s beloved children’s series, just in time for Halloween! Chat about your favourite Goosebumps books and share in themed activities. Ideal for children aged 8 -13 years.  Bookings required.  Kenmore Library.

Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween Share | Hamilton

Celebrate the film release of Goosebumps 2 based on R.L. Stine’s beloved children’s series, just in time for Halloween! Chat about your favourite Goosebumps books and share in themed activities. Ideal for children aged 8-13 years. Hamilton Library – bookings required.

Free Trick or Treat at Capalaba Park Shopping Centre

Bring the family down to Trick or Treat in a safe and friendly environment during daylight hours. Kids (and Parents!) are encouraged to wear their best costume. You can also take home a souvenir photo. Capalaba Park Shopping Centre.

Halloween Street Party | Manly Village

halloween crafts manly

Dress up and join us at this FREE, family friendly and alcohol-free community event with over 13 hours non-stop entertainment on 2 stages! It’s almost that time of year again … where ghouls, ghosts, ballerinas and fairy’s dominate the landscape, bent on thrilling and chilling in the most fun way possible! That’s right, it’s time to start preparing yourself for the Manly Harbour Village Halloween Street Party!!

Halloween Family Fun Day | Sunnybank Hills

Halloween is coming, so grab your mask or your broom and head to Sunnybank Hills Shoppingtown for a day of family fun for all!

Bats at the Black Swamp – Halloween | Cleveland

Join Bat Conservation & Rescue & our batty friends for an evening of fun and fascination to celebrate Halloween & take a captivating look at these intriguing creatures. There will be lots to do including displays, a sausage sizzle & some real life batty friends to meet.  In true Halloween tradition, we will have batty masks & other crafts to make & wear. Indigiscapes.

Fairfield’s Halloween Family Fun Day!

They’ve planned a jam-packed day full of Halloween fun! Are you ready? Trick or Treat trail, horrible family photos and face painting.  Fairfield Gardens.

Halloween Spectacular | Kingston

Car Show – Drift Cars – Burn Out Cars – Food Vans – Market Stalls,  Head along and celebrate Halloween with them in style, its their 4th car show and this year we will see more cars and more hot rods on display plus burn out cars and drift cars on track putting on a hell of a show. Plus there are prizes for the best dressed and the zombie march were great prizes can be won. Kingston Park Raceway. Gates open from 5:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Kid’s Halloween Party | Brighton

$5 per child includes – dinner- glow spooky house- games- lolly huntDinners available for adults.  Brighton Roosters JRL.

Saturday 27 & Sunday 28 October

Halloween Fun At Indooroopilly

Head along in your best Halloween costume and enjoy a FREE centre wide trick or treat trail, Halloween mask making workshop, spooky disco and receive a FREE Halloween Surprise at the end. Indooroopilly Shopping Centre.

Brisbane Ghost Tours | Toowong

Woooohhoooooooooo! This year, Halloween itself falls on a Wednesday, so Brisbane Ghost Tours have decided to declare the whole weekend prior Halloween Weekend! They will have all of your favourite tours running, as well as a special occasion tour (Ipswich Cemetery) So there will be plenty of tours running to choose from!

Sunday 28 October

Spooktacular -Harry Potter / Halloween | Bald Hills

Sunday 28th October from 10am – Halloween and Harry Potter themed stalls outside the Bistro dining area, Mini “Diagon Alley” inside the Hotel from 10am – 3pm. Diagon Alley is Free to enter. Glen the Magician and a Harry Potter themed Menu will be available in the Bistro for 2 Lunch Seating’s – 10am – 11.45am and 12.15pm – 2pm. Be dazzled by Glen’s disappearing skills! Prepayment is required for all Lunch Bookings – $20 for Adults and $13 for Kids – Please see post relating to Menu Options. Lunch will also be available in the Public Bar Area from 12pm! They will also have a Colouring in Comp and an Orienteering course for the Kiddies as well as Best Costume Prizes! Come dressed as your favourite Witch, Wizard, Warlock or Weasley! Bonny View Hotel.

Blackwood street Halloween Festival | Mitchelton

Halloween Street Parade will run between 3pm—7pm on Sunday, 28 October 2018. There will be MARKET STALLS • CREATION STATIONS • LIVE MUSIC • STREET PARADE • SHOW BAGS • FOOD & BEVERAGES • It would be goulash to drive. Why not walk and scare as you go!

Halloween Family Fun Day | Sunnybank Hills Community Sports Club

Join in on Sunday October 28th for a spook-tacular dance party, animal farm, face painting and balloon twisting! Plus a prize for best dressed!!

Kids Harry Potter Halloween | Lawnton

Join in for a Harry Potter themed Halloween!! KIDS EAT FREE* Face painting 11:30am – 1:30pm and magic show with Super Party Heroes 12:30pm – 1:30pm! Come dressed to the Harry Potter theme! Bookings are essential! Kids gifts for bookings only!  Lawnton Tavern.

Kids Harry Potter Halloween | Lawnton

Tuesday 30 October

Batty Halloween | Logan West

Celebrate all things batty, including a special furry visitor from the Australian Bat Clinic. Dress in your best batty outfit for the best-dressed bat competition. Children must be accompanied by a parent. Logan West Library.

Wednesday 31 October

Halloween event at Garden City Library

Have some fun with making a zombie doll and creating some blackout Edgar Allan Poe-try. Ideal for those aged 12 years and older. Bookings required Garden City Library.

Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween | Ashgrove

Celebrate the film release of Goosebumps 2 based on R.L. Stine’s beloved children’s series, just in time for Halloween! Chat about your favourite Goosebumps books and share in themed activities. Ideal for children aged 8-13 years. Ashgrove Library, bookings required.

Halloween Spooktacular | Wynnum

Come dressed in your creepiest costume and join us for an afternoon of spooky stories and freaky fun. Ideal for children aged 5-12 years.  Bookings required, Wynnum Library.

Halloween tricks and tales | Indooroopilly

Discover some thrilling reads at the library and prepare for Halloween by making creepy decorations to take home, inspired by our favourite scary books. Ideal for children aged 8-12 years. Bookings required, Indooroopilly Library.

Halloween Disco | Strathpine

A great after school disco with plenty of time afterwards to get the kids settled for bed. Professional DJ, games and prizes and a halloween goody bag for all kids.  Lollipops Strathpine.

JQ Beenleigh Spooky Fair

The Spooky Fair is a family friendly alternative to trick or treating! The star attractions will be our haunted maze and E.T. movie screening. There will also be a heap of kid friendly activities including crafts, face painting and a spooky side show alley.  For only $10 per person, you, your family and your friends get to experience an evening of family friendly fun! Beenleigh District Senior Citizens Centre

Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween | Nundah

Celebrate the film release of Goosebumps 2, based on R.L. Stine’s beloved children’s series, just in time for Halloween! Bookings required, Nundah Library.

Hocus Pocus Halloween! Bulimba

Their’re baaaack! Join in dressed in your spookiest best for a fun-packed feast of family fun. This event is for little kids who like to get groovy and ghoul-y down in Bulimba Memorial Park. There will be cool tunes, tricks and treats – don’t forget to bring a bag to take home your lolly swag!

Halloween at Brisbane Libraries

Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween | Holland Park

Celebrate the film release of Goosebumps 2, base on R.L. Stine’s beloved children’s series, just in time for Halloween! Chat about your favourite Goosebumps books and share in themed activities. Ideal for children aged 8-13 years.  Bookings required – Holland Park Library.

Hallow’en high jinks at the gardens | Toowong

What’s Hallowe’en all about? Who was Jack O’Lantern? Why pumpkins? Find out the answers to these questions, search for scary spooky plants and make or carve your own pumpkin lantern. Join us at the gardens for some spooky Halloween fun. Location: Meet at the Entry Gate next to the Botanic Gardens Café.

Monster mash Halloween disco | Bracken Ridge

Join in the library for a special storytime and craft activity inspired by the books by Lynley Dodd. Ideal for children aged 2-5 years. Bookings required – Bracken Ridge Library.

Paddington Halloween Haunted House

Haunted House is a walk-through experience (built in our garage) featuring animated props and themed areas sure to give you a fright! Designed for kids, but parents are most welcome too. Very small children might find it scary and we recommend parents do a quick walk-through first to check it out.

Kids Halloween Party | Albany Creek

Kids Halloween Party – Free face painting from 530pm-730pm, Free lollies bags and activities. Kids eat free.  Albany Creek Tavern.

Trick or Treat Fun this Halloween | Australia Zoo

Trick or Treat Fun this Halloween | Australia Zoo

Australia Zoo is gearing up for a spooktacular event this Halloween on Wednesday 31 October celebrating with games, competitions and the always-in-costume characters, their DEVILS!

And last year – 50 things to do for a great kids Halloween in Brisbane 2017.

Fri 13 – Sat 28 October

The Curse – Halloween Maze, Beenleigh

They invite you and your friends to experience your very own horror movie! The live, interactive haunted maze, filled with terrifying, murderous creatures will scare, excite and entertain you this October! Tell everyone you know! The more people who come, the better your odds of survival!

Wed 13 – Tue 31 October

Augmented Halloween Hunt, Mitchelton

Join Brookside this Halloween for an Augmented Reality experience and watch the friendly life sized ghosts, ghouls and goblins appear before your eyes. This unique and captivating experience will bring Halloween characters to life on your phone before your very eyes*.  At the end of the Halloween Hunt there is a FREE Halloween Goody Bag for all the Haunted Hunters. From 9am daily

Wed 25 October

Halloween Storytime, Holland Park

Dress-up in your scariest costume to enjoy a storytime with Halloween inspired spooky tales and ghoulish games. Ideal for children aged 5-12 years. Bookings essential.  Holland Park Library.  Bookings required.

Thu 26 October

Halloween Adventure, Browns Plains

Dress up and join us for a Spooktacular trick or treat event around the centre.  Date: Thursday 26 October Time: 3pm – 7pm Where: outside Australia Post. Bookings are essential, contact the Customer Service Desk from 26 September to secure your spot.  Grand Plaza.

Thu 26 – Sun 29 October

Halloween at Indooroopilly Shopping Centre

Calling all Brisbanities to a Halloween spooktacular! Pumpkin Head putt putt and Brisbane’s biggest centre-wide trick or treat will keep the kids active and entertained. Dressing up is encouraged as Halloween themed characters will be roaming the centre to keep shoppers on their toes. Indooroopilly Shopping Centre.

Fri 27 October

Library After Dark: Halloween, Marsden

Join us for a family fun-filled evening filled with activities, games and scary adventures! There will be prized for best dressed! Bookings are essential. Please book all attendees, including adults when registering. Parents/guardians must attend with children.

Halloween Storytime, Corinda

Take part in a special storyime for Halloween. Dress up in your scariest costume to enjoy stories and craft inspired by spooky tales. Bookings essential. Corinda Library.

FestEvil at the Fanctuary, Currumbin

Join us for a night of fun this Halloween weekend. Bring the family and enjoy dinner at the markets from 4pm, then enter the Fangtuary to ride the ghost train through the sanctuary at night. Explore the nocturnal corridor and discover what the bats really get up to after dark. Plus have your photo taken with our snakes and owls. Trick or Treat for kids, face painting & fun activities plus prizes for best dressed.  Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

Halloween Night at Bay Play, Cleveland

Join them for a family focused Halloween themed disco.  Sit back and relax while the kids have fun in a safe environment. Bay Play Cleveland.

Halloween Family Fun Night! Fairfield

It’s back! It’s time to pull out your face paint, vampire teeth and the best costumes you’ve got for our Annual Halloween Family Fun Night on Thursday 26 October! Join over 120 trick or treaters and celebrate the fun of Halloween in a safe, family-friendly environment.  Fairfield Library.

Halloween Disco at Sacred Heart Primary School, Sandgate

Halloween Disco featuring a Katy Perry tribute show! Lots of prizes, food, entertainment in a family friendly environment!  Sacred Heart Primary School.

A Night At The Museum, South Bank

Boo! It’s a wicked night time adventure for our smallest ghouls, goblins and ghost busters. Dressed in your best Halloween costume, brave the crazy creepy crawlies and see spooky science at our last event for 2017.  Bookings essential.  Queensland Museum.

Fri 27 & Sat 28 October

Halloween Zombie Skate, Albany Creek

Albany Creek Skateaway is holding a Zombie Skate for Halloween!  Dress up to go in the draw to win a super saver pass.

Sat 28 October

Halloween Family Fun Day! Sunnybank

Halloween is coming, so grab your mask or your broom and head to Sunnybank Hills Shoppingtown for a day of free family fun for all! FREE Trick-or-Treat Fun Kids aged 2 – 12 years are invited to come dressed in their favourite Halloween costume and Trick or Treat from retailer to retailer!

Halloween Disco, North Lakes

Your $10 entry will include a hot dog and drink, with additional food items and drinks will be available to purchase. Glow sticks will also be available to purchase. Come dressed in your best spooky costume – prizes will be awarded for the best dressed! Great popular tunes spun by DJ SupaCam! The Space.

Bats at the Black Swamp – Halloween, Cleveland

Join us as we take a captivating look at these intriguing creatures and learn all about their amazing lifestsyle.  There will be lots to do including displays, a sausage sizzle and some real life batty masks and other crafts to make and wear.  At the end of the night, watch as our new friends fly out from their roost on their nightly feeding foray. Indigiscapes.

Ipswich’s Biggest Halloween Street Party

Come and eat your heart out! Ipswich CBD Food Fair trucks offer flavours from around the world. Book a dining experience at one of our delightful restaurants or dine in the street. Enter the Super Freaks Parade to wine super prizes in the best dressed contest. Register under the sails in d’Arcy Doyle Place at 6.30pm. Meet the freaky roving characters. Join in freaky games for kids. Jumping Castles. Hell-fire Displays. DJ, Dancing and Live Entertainment.

Gruesome Graveyards, Dutton Park

Join them for a nocturnal stroll around this beautiful and historic graveyard and hear some rather gruesome bits of Queensland cemetery history with the Friends of South Brisbane Cemetery. True tales of graverobbers, headless bodies, hangings, plague, superstitions. And maybe we’ll throw a few ghost stories in, by request. You can chat with the guides and ask questions – they know their history!

Halloween Express, Brisbane

Dress up as your favourite Halloween character & board vintage carriages for a special night-time steam train journey through the river city. Departs from and returns to Roma Street station. Two trips available: 5:15pm & 6:30pm.  Bookings required.

Free Trick or Treat at Capalaba Park Shopping Centre

Bring the family down to Trick or Treat in a safe and friendly environment during daylight hours.Kids (and Parents!) are encouraged to wear their best costume You can also take home a souvenir photo. Available from the Halloween booth outside Target starting at $12 (or 250 Park Points). Free Face Painting available from 11am to 3pm outside Target and there is FREE Apple Bobbing & Face Painting from 1pm to 3pm outside Mortgage Choice.

Halloween giggles on the big screen at Eden’s Crossing, Redbank Plains

It’s hard to be scared when the things that go bump in the night make you giggle – but that’s what you can expect when Frankenweenie the movie comes to the big screen at Eden’s Crossing, on Saturday 28 October, 2017. Pack up the kids, throw on your favourite scary costume, and come ready for a night of free Halloween fun thanks to Eden’s Crossing developers Peet Limited. The entertainment starts at 4pm with roving Halloween characters, free face painting, giant games and treat bags to keep the kids amused while mum and dad relax before the movie starts at 6:30pm.

Halloween FestEvil – Family Night, Palmview

This Halloween you’re in for a treat, as they turn Aussie World into a fantasy wonderland for Family Night on October 28. Delight in enchanting entertainment, fun rides for the whole family, and mazes including a special children’s inflatable maze. It’s a haunting scare-a-bration for the whole family with fantastical characters and spooky ones, Ghoulish treats, surprises and gifts. Explore the park in the darkness of night, and for the bravest (and older) hearts the four adult mazes will make for a Halloween worth remembering. There’s also a fireworks extravaganza at the end of the night!

Free Kids Halloween Disco, Redland Bay

Dress up and join us for our Halloween Disco on Saturday 28th October 5:30pm – 8:30pm
Only 100 free tickets avalible! Book your table today, contact us on 3206 7011.  Redland Bay Golf Club.

Halloween Street Party, Manly Harbour

Dress up and join them at this FREE, family friendly and alcohol-free community event with over 13 hours non-stop entertainment on 2 stages! It’s almost that time of year again … where ghouls, ghosts, ballerinas and fairy’s dominate the landscape, bent on thrilling and chilling in the most fun way possible! That’s right, it’s time to start preparing yourself for the Manly Harbour Village Halloween Street Party!!

Sat 28 & Sun 29 October

Halloween Weekend, Redcliffe

Come and have a spooky fun filled night with us.Dress up bring the kids experience some amazing American hospitality. A fun filled Halloween weekend event.  Don’t forget to book a table so you don’t miss out.

Halloween at your local Bunnings

Check out your local Bunnings stores for a range of free Halloween Workshops for the kids as well as Trick or Treat hunts, BBQs and fun nights.

Halloween in the Park, Calamvale

Halloween in the Park. A movie in the park for the younger children, Trolls & a Zombie run for 12 & upwards followed by a Disco in the Dark. A sausage sizzle, snow cone & popcorn for children who register on the day. Other food & drinks available for purchase. Come along & join Cr Angela Owen for a great Community event! Supported by the Lord Mayor’s Suburban Initiative Fund

Movies In the Park – Halloween Special, Brisbane

Movies in the Park returns with a special Halloween screening of two great movies and a great line up of food trucks. Monsters University will be screening at 6:15pm followed by Edward Scissorhands at 8:15pm, located in the Celebration Precinct. Roma Street Parkland.

Halloween Spooktacular Family Events Weekend, Indooroopilly

No tickets are needed to be purchased! If you like, you can register your attendance on StickyTickets. The Howling Studio Espresso Bar presents Spooktacular – Free Halloween Family Events! Win Prizes! Halloween family movies showing all day on our big screen. Arrive early & secure front row seats at the stage!

Spooktacular Event – Harry Potter/Fantastic Beasts/Halloween, Bald Hills

It’s time for the Spooktacular Weekend! Just like the Spooktacular Market Day last year ONLY BETTER!!  They will also have a Colouring in Comp for the Kiddies as well as Best Costume Prizes! Go dressed as your favourite Witch, Wizard, Warlock or Weasley! Hagrid and Scabbers will be appearing from 11am! Go along for a great SPOOKTACULAR day out!

Sat 28 – Tue 31 October

Brisbane Ghost Tours, Toowong

All of your favourite tours running, as well as the special occasion tours (Toowong Cemetery 5 & Over Tour, South Brisbane Cemetery 5 & Over Tour and Nundah Cemetery) So there will be plenty of tours running to choose from! Numbers are limited for each tour, bookings are essential, and places are filling fast, so get in quickly to avoid disappointment.

Sun 29 October

Halloween Zombie Pets – Food Trucks on the Green – Kedron AFC

Dress your pet, dress yourself, dress your grandma and get set for a fun day out for “Food Trucks on the Green Halloween Zombie Pets” at Kedron Lions. Free family and pet friendly event with heaps of picnic space, onsite bar and plenty of parking. Brisbane’s best food trucks will be onsite serving up wings, burgers, pizza, vietnamese street food and ice cream from the likes of King Of The Wings, Micasa Food Truck, Pizzantica, Rolls Pho Mi and Ruby the Little Red Ice Cream Van. There is an awesome food truck feast up for grabs for the owner with the best dressed pet.

Along came a spider (for Halloween) Ascot

Bookings essential. Come along dressed in a Halloween costume and prepare to get spooky. 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. Oriel Park.

Meowloween Market, Annerley

Join them for their biggest market ever! This is a fundraiser for Brisbane Valley Cat Rescue, so please donate some change on entry.  There will be: FREE cat patting sessions throughout the market. LOADS of stalls from local artists & makers. VEGAN sausage sizzle & bake sale with proceeds to Fresh Start Rescue Incorporated

Kids Halloween Party, Lawnton

Come dressed in your best Halloween costume! Free face painting from 5:30pm Magic Show from 6:30pm Bistro opens at 5:30pm with kids eat free* Bookings are essential and will fill fast Call 3285 – 7300 to book *Terms and conditions apply.  Lawnton Tavern.

Halloween at Newstead House, Newstead

Celebrate HALLOWEEN at Brisbane’s oldest surviving residence. In partnership with the Australian American Association we will bring you a spooky family kind of evening featuring the TUNNEL OF TERROR. Enter if you dare? Will you meet the ghosts of Newstead? Ticket price includes entry and finger food, with a cash bar available. Prizes for best dressed!  Newstead House.

Blackwood Street Halloween Festival, Mitchelton

Market stalls • creation station • live music • street parae• show bags
best dressed trophy • food & beveridges • rides • photo booth
IT WOULD BE GOULISH TO DRIVE, WHY NOT WALK AND SCARE AS YOU GO! Don’t forget about all the fun activities you can make so bring your treat bag and your thinking cap!  Blackwood Street.

Wednesday 31 October

Hocus Pocus Halloween! Bulimba

Dust off your princess dress, zombie mask or ghost gown because the annual Hocus Pocus Halloween event is just around the corner! Held on Tuesday 31st October, dress in your best or your worst and enjoy an afternoon of free family fun! With free rides, stall games, dj dance party and more, it is an afternoon not to be missed! Trick or Treat your way around the activity stalls to fill your goodie bag to the brim!

Paddington Halloween Haunted House

Look for the orange balloons for participating trick or treat houses, and watch out for the map which will be posted to Facebook a little closer to the time.  The Haunted house is for kids – however they should be a little more robust and probably over the age of 6 to give you a guide. (Parents are very welcome to walk through and check it out first!)  Costumes are encouraged if you’re trick or treating, and they don’t need to be scary – you can wear whatever you like. Remember to bring your bag to collect your lollies!

Halloween Disco, Strathpine

Don’t want the kids wandering the streets trick or treating? Join us for some dancing, games and fun at our Halloween Disco! Early enough to get the kids to bed at a reasonable hour. All kids receive a treat at the end of the night.  Lollipops Strathpine.

Hallow’En High Jinks at the Gardens, Toowong

What’s Halloween all about? Who was Jack O’Lantern? Why pumpkins? Find out the answers to these questions, search for scary spooky plants and make your own pumpkin lantern. Join us at the gardens for some spooky Halloween fun. Brisbane Botanic Gardens. 

Batty Halloween, Logan West

Celebrate all things batty with a special furry visitor from Bat Conservation & Rescue Qld Inc. Dress in your best batty outfit for the best-dressed bat competition. Light refreshments provided. Adults must accompany children.

Halloween Movie Screening: Goosebumps, Logan North

Get into the spirit of Halloween with the ‘Goosebumps’ starring Jack Black.

Halloween Disco Family Night, Morayfield

Bunnings Warehouse Morayfield is throwing a free Halloween Disco Family night for everyone to enjoy! Featuring a best-dressed costume competition, face painting, fairy floss, snow cones, Halloween craft workshops, family fun Halloween games, a free sausage sizzle and cold drink.

 Kids Halloween Spooktacular, Gumdale

AARRGGHH!! This Halloween, Gumdale is tranforming into a Haunted House for a very special kids party. Prizes are available for best dressed with heaps of candy to be collected! Our haunted kitchen is open from dusk until the warewolves come out (5-8:30pm) – so come down and fill those hungry bellies!  Bookings are recommended, otherwise you might be left outside with the zombies, so call us to reserve a table today!

Halloween Face Painting, Thornlands

Tom & Ollie’s at King Country is a cafe set within a beautiful location in Thornlands. Including children’s play area, kitchen garden and our feathered friends, its a fantastic place for the whole family to enjoy. Head along for face painting Halloween style.

Spooky Storytime, Kenmore

Join us for this special spooky storytime and craft. Ideal for boys and ghouls aged 3-12 years and their carers. Bookings essential.  Kenmore Library.

RWW Halloween Party, Grange

Join RWW for our FREE community Halloween Party!! Special guests include Mr Whippy, Face Painters, BBQ and our very own ‘Puddles’!! Prizes for the best dressed boy & girl & plenty of lollies are on offer. Don’t miss it!! Grange Library.

Halloween Fun, Zillmere

Join us for spooky stories and craft as we learn about how different cultures celebrate Halloween. Come dressed as your favourite scary or mysterious book character. No ‘tricks’, just a whole lot of safe fun. Ideal for children aged 5-12 years.  Bookings required.  Zillmere Library.

Halloween Spooktacular, Wynnum

Come dressed in your creepiest costume, and join us for an afternoon of spooky stories and freaky fun. Ideal for children aged 5-12 years. Bookings essential.  Wynnum Library

Nundah nightmares Halloween party

Dress up in your Halloween best and join us for an afternoon of spooky stories, treat bag craft and ghoulish games. Ideal for children aged five years and older. Bookings essential.  Nundah Library

Looking for the perfect costume?

Check out our list of KIDS COSTUME HIRE BRISBANE and get inspired!

10 responses to “50 Things for Kids Halloween in Brisbane | 2018”

  1. Spooktacular Family fun near and far,
    Creative, costumes.. to be your own star!
    Goosebumps or ET, the choice, we will see?
    At the Museum, a scientific affair,
    More than monkeys if we dare…
    Discos and Trick or Treat Fun,
    So much to chose from with the setting of the sun!
    Happy Halloween, children, parents and teens,
    May it be better than one could ever dream.

  2. Rachael says:

    Would love to go to the skate place at Albany Creek. Would get to skate and celebrate Halloween differently

  3. Wendi webb says:

    Nundah nightmares halloween party

  4. Jo says:

    Sherwood spider activities look like fun and just down the road 👍

  5. Kristina Matthey says:

    Goosebumps 2 activity at Cornubia. Goosebumps the movie is legit the best Jack Black movie ever 👌

  6. Bronwyn Donald says:

    The Halloween FestEvil Apocalypse Palmview sounds like lots of fun!

  7. Genelle Stamp says:

    Trick or Treat Fun this Halloween at Australia Zoo 🕸🐨🧛‍♀️🐊🕸

  8. Keesha says:

    The kids Halloween Party at the Albany Creek Tabern sounds like great fun.

  9. D-ann Johnson says:

    Sherwood spider activities My boy would love it

  10. Dolores Howard says:

    Manly Halloween Street Party sounds awesome!

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