Halloween in Brisbane | Events for Kids & Families in 2021

Brisbane boy at Halloween event
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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 2021 Halloween activities.

Things will be a little different again this year with some locations opting to not go ahead for Halloween 2021 while others will be providing a drive-by only experience. Keep reading for the most up to date information on Halloween Brisbane 2021. 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:

Update: 2021 Map coming soon!

Halloween in Brisbane events 2021

Friday 29 October

Hocus Pocus – Bulimba Halloween Spook-tacular

Bulimba’s annual Halloween bash is back! This family friendly festival is designed for groovy ghouls and spooky funksters who like to get down to sick zombie beats. The fun doesn’t stop there – you can enjoy FREE rides and lots of family fun. Sink your fangs into delicious food truck fare, and fill your crypt with gems from the markets.

Saturday 30 October 

Halloween at North Lakes by Night

Halloween in Brisbane

Head along to North Lakes by Night on for a spooky Halloween Market! There will be prizes for best dressed, a DJ pumping out some deadly tunes, dance competitions and more!

A Spooktacular Movie Night | Ipswich

Trick or treat your family to a Spooktacular Movie Night at Nicholas Street Precinct. Creep into Halloween in Brisbane with the adventures of Dracula, Ericka and Van Helsing in Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation. A movie the whole family can shriek to! Dress as your frightening best character for a spooky fun night from 6pm-8pm at the Precinct.

Sandgate Spooktacular | Einbunpin Lagoon

The Sandgate Spooktacular is being coordinated by an 11 year old boy with a big heart! This is a charity event raising funds for Starlight Foundation, with the focus on having a central location of spooky fun for the whole family, that is easily accessible for all! There will be Halloween displays, a haunted maze, food trucks, trick or treat, face painting, pumpkin carving competition, costume parade, and a movie in the park.

Halloween in Brisbane events held throughout October 2021

Halloween Putt Putt at Victoria Park

Halloween Putt Putt Victoria Park

Get ready for the fright of your life at Victoria Park’s spook-tacular Halloween Putt Putt. Coming this autumn, Victoria Park has your Halloween plans sorted with their eerie-sistable Halloween-themed putt putt course. Opening on 17 September until 31 October, take a swing at some of the fang-tastic feature holes including Freaky Forest, Skeleton’s Graveyard, Witch’s Way and Pumpkin Patch.

Seaworld Spooky Nights | Gold Coast

Seaworld Spooky Nights

Most Friday and Saturday 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

Happy Halloween Dreamworld

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. Get all the event details here.

Brisbane Ghost Tours | Brisbane

Halloween Brisbane Ghost Tours

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! 

RELATED: Here is our kid’s guide to the real meaning of Halloween.

12 responses to “Halloween in Brisbane | Events for Kids & Families in 2021”

  1. Rebecca says:

    Best trick or treating in Brisbane is in Wilston on Munna St./Edmonstone St. Based on 2018, most houses give out candy, one house does a full on haunted house and another does spectacular decorations and Halloween themed entertainment. Lots of trick or treaters, costumes and fun. Definitely worth a look.

  2. Melanie says:

    The Greatest Showman Halloween in Sandgate 👻🧡👻

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