The Best Halloween Events in Iowa!

Are you ready to get spooky this Halloween? Get your costumes out of the closet and head to any of these exciting Halloween events in Iowa. From haunted houses to outdoor movie screenings, there's something to scare and thrill everyone in the Hawkeye State.

Halloween Storytime & Trick or Treat Parade, Iowa City, IA

October 26, 2023 at 10:30am
Head to the Iowa City Public Library for a spooky Halloween. Start your day with a storytime session before participating in a Trick or Treat Parade around the library. Little ones will be delighted as they visit the specially decorated book carts, show off their costumes, and collect sweet treats.

Horace Mann Fall Fest, Ottumwa, IA

October 26, 2023 at 5:30pm
Come one, come all to Horace Mann Elementary School for the 2023 Annual Fall Fest. Families can have a fun-filled evening with costumes, carnival-style games, Halloween tattoos, and a fall-themed photo booth. Don't forget to grab a slice of pizza, an ice cream cup, and water or lemonade for just $2.

Allen Place Halloween Festival, Atlantic, IA

October 26, 2023 at 6:00pm
Allen Place is the place for a fun-filled Halloween Festival. Enjoy Temporary Glow in the Dark Tattoo Booth, Puffy Ghost Craft, Pumpkin Ring Toss, and Spooky Ghost Target Practice. Plus, don't miss out on the Monster Cornhole and prizes.

Scarecrow Farm Fall Festival, Lawton, IA

October 27, 2023 at 12:00pm
Spend a fun-filled day on Scarecrow Farm this fall. Here you'll find 20+ attractions, including a 5-acre corn maze, apple blasters, giant slides, and more. Sample some yummy treats, like Kettle Corn and Apple Cider Donuts, while taking in great photo-ops and a Singing Chicken Show. It's all happening at Scarecrow Farm.

Halloween Boo-Vie Festival, Davenport, IA

October 27, 2023 at 6:00pm
The Putnam Museum and Giant Screen Theater are ready to get spooky with their Halloween BOO-vie Festival. Join them for this special event, featuring classic Halloween movies like Ghostbusters and Hocus Pocus, plus a special screening of Hocus Pocus 2. Dress in your spookiest costume and experience a night of scary flicks, popcorn, snacks, and an eerie ambiance.

The Scream Fest, Webster City, IA

October 27, 2023 at 6:30pm
Are you ready for a night of terror? The Scream Fest is back for its fourth installment - prepare yourself for a spooky journey through the haunted house. Don't be afraid to tag your friends and challenge them to join the Halloween fun.

AirFX Junior Jumper Costume Parade, Hiawatha, IA

October 28, 2023 at 9:00am
Head to AirFX Trampoline Park for an enjoyable Halloween celebration for the little ones. Jump and groove to Halloween tunes with your little ones in their spookiest costumes. It's a delightful treat that will make this Halloween memorable.

No-Scare Trick 'r Treating at Hillside, Glenwood, IA

October 29, 2023 at 12:00pm
Don't miss this special opportunity to Trick 'r Treat at Hillside House of Hell. Littles will love this non-scare event featuring candy, high fives, and costumes on October 29th from noon to 4 p.m. Wear your greatest costume and prepare for a fun-filled day at Hillside House of Hell.

Trunk or Treat at Xavier School, Dyersville, IA

October 29, 2023 at 3:00pm
Come to James Kennedy Public Library for a fun afternoon of Trunk or Treating with the Xavier School. Visitors can learn more about what the library offers, get library card applications, and select a free book from the pop-up library. Don't miss out on this exciting event.

Cedar Falls Ghost Tour, Cedar Falls, IA

October 31, 2023 at 7:00pm
Explore the spooky side of Cedar Falls with Lauren Riensche at Overman Park. Follow the one-hour, one-mile walking tour through historic downtown to hear tales of local history and hauntings from those who live and work there. Come prepared to be spooked - and to support the Cedar Falls Historical Society.

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