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Halloween Events for 2019

Have spooky fun and delightful frights in Colorado Springs this Halloween.


Here's your guide to 2019 Halloween Events in Colorado Springs including haunted mines, ghost tours, family-friendly activities, deals, and more!


The Parade starts at noon, followed by 70 teams racing coffins down Manitou Avenue for the ultimate victory! Each team consists of one Emma and four runners dressed in costume. The fastest times earn trophies as well as a chance to win Best Emma, Best Entourage, and Best Coffin.

Date: October 26, 2019
Time: Parade begins at Noon, events until 3 pm
Where: Manitou Springs
Cost: FREE

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Have a spooky good time at Colorado Springs most spirited brew festivals! Colorado Springs Haunted Brew Fest is an unforgettable experience, featuring more than 100 beverages, wine distributors and distilleries around the region.

When: October 19, 2019

  • First Session 1-4PM
  • Second Session 5-8PM

Location: Norris Penrose Event Center
Cost: 

  • $25 – 1ST Session Tickets – EARLY BIRD PRICE  (Price Goes Up To $30 Soon)
  • $30 – 2ND Session Tickets – EARLY BIRD PRICE ENDS (Price Goes Up To $35 Soon)
  • $50 – VIP (Plus First Session) – EARLY BIRD PRICE ENDS (Price Goes Up To $55 Soon)

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‘Mummies’ and Daddies won’t have to Trick their little Ghosts and Goblins to visit Boo at the Bridge. All will have a ‘Spooktacular’ experience at the Royal Gorge Bridge to include goodies, entertainment and games.

Date: October 19, 2019
Where: Royal Gorge Bridge & Park
Cost: $12 at door, $10 when pre-purchased online

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Enjoy an evening of delicious food, breathtaking scenery, outstanding service and a classic “who-dunnit” murder mystery produced and performed by the talented and award-winning Red Herring Productions on the Royal Gorge Railroad. While they do the entertaining, you’ll have a full bar at your fingertips and a menu with a variety of fantastic prix fixe, three-course dinners to choose from – all featuring Colorado-grown and raised ingredients.

Date: Saturdays through October 26, 2019
Where: Canon City, CO
Cost: $144 per person

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See the Original Creatures of the Night at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo. It’ll be all treats and no tricks for your little pirates and princesses at this year’s Boo at the Zoo, the region’s most unique Halloween event.  Boo at the Zoo is a fun way for families with young children to trick-or-treat and enjoy Halloween festivities in a safe environment.

When: Friday, Saturday & Sunday, October 18-19-20. Friday, Saturday, Sunday & Thursday, October 25-26-27 & 31
Where: Colorado Springs, CO 
Cost:  Online Advance Ticket Prices ($5 off regular price): Available online until 2 p.m. on event day. $19.75 for ages 3-64, $14.75 for Zoo members. $17.75 Military** and 65+, 75¢ for ages 2 and under

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Visit the annual Haunted Mines haunted house. This one-of-a kind outdoor/indoor haunted house attraction is sure to scare.

Dates: September-October 2019
Where: Colorado Springs, CO
Cost:  Depends on ticket

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Carve out a little time and harvest some family fun at the Western Museum of Mining & Industry this fall. Celebrate the season, enjoy the cool weather, and grow your farming spirit with activities for the whole family; from a pumpkin patch, hay rides, antique tractors, face painting and farmers market, to children's games, “Spooky Histories”, gold and gem panning and more in the museum’s exhibit building and 27-acre grounds.

Date: October 5- 6, 2019
Where:  Colorado Springs, CO
Cost: $12

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The Manitou Springs Historical Society Presents: "A Night With Poe," at Miramont Castle. Enjoy the Castle in the cloak of night with drinks, great food, and an interactive performance of an Edgar Allan Poe classic. 

Date: October 12, 2019
Where: Manitou Springs
Cost: $50

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Magic by Larry Scott brings you an event of Mystifying Magical entertainment suitable for the whole family. Kids will get to make a craft to take home after the show. Come in costume and parade through the museum for prizes for the Best Dinosaur costume, Most Creative costume, The Funniest costume and the Scariest costume. Bring your camera and imagination and come prepared for a very interactive Halloween show! Treat bags will be given to each child at the end of the program.

Date: October 26, 2019
Time: 1 - 3 pm
Where: Woodland Park, CO
Cost: TBD

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Colorado Wolf & Wildlife Center continues their annual Howl-O-Ween tradition this October. The center will pass out meat-filled pumpkins to all the wolves and enjoy a bonfire and refreshments. This sanctuary is located about an hour west of Colorado Springs in Divide. Reservations are required and space is limited.

Date: October 27, 2019
Where: Divide, CO 
Cost: Adults - $35, Children (12 & under) - $15

Call 719.687.9742 for reservations.

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Wine, artisans, food and entertainment come together the last weekend of September at the annual Harvest Festival on the grounds at the Winery at Holy Cross Abbey. This is a wonderful way to spend a beautiful fall day. Discover award-winning wines including the limited release of Harvest Fest’s Riesling. Enjoy food selections from local produce and cheeses to wood-fired pizzas, fajitas, roasted chilies and freshly baked bread. 

Date: September 28 - 29, 2019
Location: Canon City, CO 
Cost: Free

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Frights and Pints – The Haunted Beer Tour with Springs Beer Tours. Get ready for Thrills and Chills…chilled beer that is. Along the way, you'll sample some of the best craft beer that Colorado has to offer. Springs Beer Tours will also share a little bit of local history including some haunting, and sometimes humorous, stories of Manitou Springs famous, and infamous, ghosts and ghouls.

Date: every Thursdays and Saturday from September 11 - October 31, 2019
Location: Springs Beer Tour
Cost: $39

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The Zombie Ball is back at The Cliff House on October 26th! Book your stay with us for Halloween fun and enjoy the festivities hosted by our famous Red Mountain Bar & Grill. The Zombie Ball Package Includes two complimentary tickets to the Cliff House Halloween Dance, complimentary drink per ticket, hot buffet breakfast.

Date:  2019 dates TBD
Location: Manitou Springs, CO 
Cost: Varies

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Localmotive Party Bus has you covered with different Halloween themed bar crawls. From Harry Potter to Zombie Apocolypse, they've got a theme for you and your crew. 

Date: October 2019
Location: Colorado Springs, CO
Cost: Varies

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Bring the family to Old Colorado City's Harvest Fest featuring a pumpkin patch, kids zone, live music, sidewalk sales, activities, a beer garden, vendors, scarecrow days, a scavenger hunt, food, pumpkin decorating, face painting and more! Make sure to check out the local shops, restaurants, and vendors up and down the Avenue where you can buy anything from delicious treats to handmade items. 

Date: October 19, 2019
Location: Old Colorado City
Cost: Free

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Book and stay before October 31, 2018, for a Howl-O-ween to remember! We'll have special events scheduled for you to share with your family including a Trick-Or-Treat Trail, Monster Bash Dance Party, Spooktacular Story Time.

When: October 1 -  October 31, 2018
Location: Colorado Springs, CO
Cost: Varies

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Enjoy a special Halloween party that features bingo, $8 witches brew cocktails all night long and a $20 Pub Dog gift card for the best dog costume and best couple (dog and human) costume.

When: October 31, 2019
Location: Pub Dog Colorado
Cost: Free

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Cottonwood Center for the Arts is thrilled to present an installation called Hauntedwood - a juried show composed of artists of all mediums from throughout the Pikes Peak region, working within the realm of things that howl, yowl, or go bump in the night.

When: Opening reception - Friday October 4, 2019. Show on display through October 26, 2019 
Location: Cottonwood Center for the Arts
Cost: Free

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Come by the McAllister House Museum, take your family pictures, and pick your pumpkins from the oldest yard in Colorado Springs. There will be face painting, pumpkin carving, snacks and candy. The pumpkin patch fundraiser will help preserve the woodwork and carpentry of Winfield Scott Stratton, who was the finish carpenter on this beautiful historic home.

When: October 19 & 26, 2019
Location: McAllister House Museum
Cost: Free

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All aboard the friendliest Train in Colorado! Join the Royal Gorge Railroad for all the fun fall festivities. 

When: October 25-27, 2019 for Halloween Train
September 7-October 20 for Oktoberfest
Location: Royal Gorge Railroad
Cost: Varies

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History comes to life for guests of all ages! Experience an evening of exploration and discovery in the beautiful 1903 El Paso County Courthouse. Interact with historic figures from Colorado Spring's past, make unique crafts, and enjoy performances and activities that celebrate the spirit of the fall season. 

When: October 12, 2019
Location: Pioneer's Museum
Cost: Free

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October would not be complete without Halloween festivities! Stop on by the Pioneer's Museum for a spooktacular Halloween History Hunt. Pick up a history hunt guide at the Front Desk, explore the exhibits, enjoy stories, and make a creepy crawly craft! This is an open house-style program for kids ages 2-12.

When: October 26, 2019
Location: Pioneer's Museum
Cost: Free

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The Fine Arts Center Theatre Company proudly presents the regional premiere of “Carrie: The Musical,” on stage Oct. 25–26, 2019 and directed by Nathan Halvorson. This staged concert will benefit the FAC Theatre School.

When: October 25–26, 2019
Location: Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College
Cost: Tickets starting at $20

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The El Paso County Fair & Events Center will host the annual Haunted Fall Fest from 1 to 9 p.m., on Saturday, Oct. 26th, with events and entertainment for the entire family, including hay rides, maze, haunted houses, CHRN Halloween with Horses, garden workshops, Trick-or-Treating, Colorado Astronomical Society telescopes, Ute Trail Muzzleloaders, tipi storyteller, costume contests, bounce houses, chili dinner and bull riding!

When: October 26, 2019
Location: El Paso County Fair & Events Center
Cost: $1.00/person, under age 3 are free

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Get lost in Neverland with Streetcar520. There will be aerial performers, Neverland themed libations, a photo booth and costume contest. Contest winner receives $100 cash & $100 gift card to Streetcar520. 21+.

When: October 25, 2019
Location: Streetcar520
Cost: $15 pre-sale, $20 at the door.

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Cottonwood Center for the Arts presents the 4th annual THREE NIGHTS OF HORROR Film (and beer) Festival! Join Cottonwood for mystery-thriller-horror masterpieces, gruesome gory grindhouse features, sci-fi horror, campy horror comedy, audience interactive/talk-back films and short introductions prior to each film (there will be lots of beer too!)

When: October 25-27, 2019
Location: Cottonwood Center for the Arts
Cost: $5, or $25 weekend pass

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Bring your 'Candivores' for this year's carnival theme and enjoy carnival booths, pumpkin picking and decorating, games, hayrides, costume contests and of course, trick-or-treating!

When: October 27, 2019
Location: Royal Gorge Dinosaur Experience
Cost: Varies

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Come celebrate fall! This fun event benefiting Bear Creek Nature Center will have live music, a petting zoo, pony rides, bounce houses, face painters, vendors, food trucks, and pumpkins. Great fun for all ages, benefiting the Bear Creek Nature Center. 

When: October 12, 2019
Location: Gold Hill Mesa
Cost: Concert admission is free, and there is plenty of complimentary street-side parking. $10 wristbands for kid's activities will be available for purchase that include pony rides, petting zoo access, face painting, one small pumpkin per child, and more.

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The Halloween Costume Carnival is an annual event in North Cheyenne Canon! This event is put together by the teen volunteers of North Cheyenne Canon and will feature carnival games, duck race, scavenger hunts and more! Admission is free and game tickets will be available for purchase. At dusk, the haunted trail will open for families to go through. This event is best for children from 2 to 10, but welcomes all ages!

When: October 19, 2019
Location: Starsmore Discovery Center
Cost: Concert admission is free, and there is plenty of complimentary street-side parking. $10 wristbands for kid's activities will be available for purchase that include pony rides, petting zoo access, face painting, one small pumpkin per child, and more.

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Colorado Wolf & Wildlife Center is hosting a Bats, Boos and Howls event on October 19! The event includes a meet and greet of Dracula The Pig, costume contests, a Halloween pinata and a kids wolf tour. This sanctuary is located about an hour west of Colorado Springs in Divide. Reservations are required and space is limited.

Date: October 19, 2019
Where: Divide, CO 
Cost: Adults - $35, Children (12 & under) - $15

Call 719.687.9742 for reservations.

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