Halloween in Virginia

  • Ghost Tour at Blandford Cemetery

    Ghost Tours From ghostly tours in haunted plantations and moonlit graveyards trails to spirited war-time love stories and spine-chilling tales visitors are guaranteed to be spooked in Virginia. 


    Halloween Fun An abundance of family-friendly festivals, pumpkin patches, hayrides, and concerts are sure to keep you in the Halloween spirit.

    Kings Dominion Halloween Haunt

    Halloween Haunt As dusk settles over the cheery grounds of Kings Dominion, more than 450 monsters will roam the midways as the atmos-fear changes and shrieks and screams signal that Haunt is coming to life.


    Busch Gardens' Howl-O-Scream® offers chills and thrills to guests brave enough to venture into this cursed park. Navigate through Wendigo Woods™, one of five Terror-tories™ or brave a darkly entertaining show like Monster Stomp™ on Ripper Row™.

    Pumpkin patches

    Pumpkins Find the perfect carvable, orange gourd at a variety of pumpkin patches. Pick your own or select one from the stand.


    Get Lost Wind your way through a maze of corn for hours of fun at farms across Virginia .

  • Spooky Places to Freak You Out!

    Don't worry Mom, there are also some not-so-scary places for kids to have fun.

    This October, Virginia offers travelers and families a number of ghostly events and packages to celebrate the magic and mystery of Halloween.  With over 400 years of history spanning from Colonial America to the Civil War the Commonwealth is home to destinations rumored to be rife with supernatural elements. For those looking for a less eerie Halloween, an abundance of family-friendly festivals, pumpkin patches, hayrides, and concerts are sure to keep travelers in the Halloween spirit. 



  • Halloween Haunt

    Halloween Haunt

    The bloodcurdling horror and nightmarish madness of Halloween Haunt at Kings Dominion features ghastly creatures emerging from the darkness, highly-intense and bone-chilling attractions and some of the most hair-raising rides on the planet! Learn more.



    Fall marks the return of Busch Gardens' bone-chilling Halloween event, Howl-O-Scream®. Gruesome creatures will be waiting for daring guests during this park-wide spooky celebration. Learn more.

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