Tampa Bay Parenting’s 2017 Fall and Halloween Events Guide

Fall and Hallowee Events in Tampa Bay

We’ve taken the hassle out of finding family-friendly fall and halloween events in Tampa Bay by putting together lists of our favorite things to do! Check them out and have FUN!

**We’ll be updating this page with sneak peeks and more so be sure to check back often!**

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Find the perfect fall and halloween events – find a great pumpkin, navigate a corn maze and hop on a hayride! Local temperatures may still be pushing 90 degrees, but we promise these fall family-friendly events will get you ready to celebrate the new season!

Halloween Events in Tampa Bay and Beyond


Get your costumes ready for these scary good Halloween events in Tampa Bay and beyond!

Fall and Halloween Events Tampa BaySNEAK PEEK: A Night at the Museum at the Tampa Bay History Center

Don’t miss this fun-filled annual event on October 22nd where your kids can trick or treat from historical figures, like pirates and pioneers, or from Star Wars characters like the Storm Troopers. New for this year: Kid’s Silent Disco, powered by the Gasparilla Music Festival.

Busch Gardens Sesame Street HalloweenSNEAK PEEK: Busch Gardens expanding its Sesame Street Halloween Event

Sesame Street Kids’ Weekends will be bigger than ever featuring your child’s beloved Sesame Street friends, new activities and an expanded festival area every Saturday and Sunday, October 7-29 from 11am-3:30 pm!

New 'Hocus Pocus Villain Spelltacular' Show during Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party5 Things We Love About Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party

We were recently invited by Walt Disney World to attend Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party. It was such a ghoulishly good time, we decided to break it down into our 5 favorite things to help you plan your visit!

Halloween and Fall events tampaBucs Squad for Youth 2nd Annual Pumpkin Patch

The Bucs Squad Pumpkin Patch is back! Your kids will love participating in the costume parade and competing in a costume contest! Other activities for kids include carnival games, pumpkin picking (of course!) and designing, and so much more!

Pumpkin Palooza: A Fall Fest for Families

 The GFWC St Petersburg Junior Woman’s Club is holding their 14th annual event, Pumpkin Palooza on Saturday, October 7th from 11am to 4pm and has free admission for all! Friends, family, and children of all ages are welcome to attend and join in on the festivities.


Hunsader Farms Fall Family Friendly Events Tampa Bay

Hunsader Farms Pumpkin Festival

Join the festivities on any Saturday or Sunday in October from 9am to 5pm for $10 admission, with free admission for children under 12. This event is for the whole family, so feel free to bring children of all ages or come with friends!



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