Halloween is just around the corner, and Nevada is gearing up for some spooktacular kid-friendly events that will make your holiday memorable. From haunted train rides to charming village adventures, check out these family Halloween events in Nevada.
Oct. 6 to Oct. 28, Fridays and Saturdays: Parade of Mischief
The Parade of Mischief returns to Downtown Summerlin this Halloween with new additions to its displays, including a new alien pod, Addams Family float, Hocus Pocus witches and more. This family-friendly parade promises “mischievous mayhem” as it fills the streets of Downtown Summerlin at 6 p.m. every Friday and Saturday.
Oct. 6 to Oct. 31, Select Dates: HallOVeen at the Magical Forest
Dare to enter the Magical Forest, a two-acre theme park beckoning spooky creatures as make their way through a cemetery surrounded by hundreds of decorated trees and jack-o-lanterns. The fangtastic family Halloween event in Nevada, HallOVeen at the Magical Forest, takes place on select dates in October from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. in Las Vegas. In addition to the enchanting forest, little ones can enjoy spooky delights from various food trucks, games, train rides, slides and other attractions.
Cost: $24 for ages 4 and up.
Oct. 13 to Oct. 29, Fridays to Sundays: Halloween Express
Calling all little witches and ghouls to Nevada Southern Railway for an exciting experience on the haunted Halloween Express. The train ride, taking place every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., offers a 40-minute train ride filled with spooky surprises. Guests will enjoy a monster mash-style dance party, trick-or-treating, games and more fun for the whole family.
Cost: Prices vary depending on seating on the train car but start at $35 for adults and $30 for kids under 11.
Oct. 13: Little Villains Ball
Get ready for a wickedly good time at Little Villains Ball in Henderson. A Disney-inspired event where little ones can dress as their favorite Disney villain and celebrate All Hallow’s Eve at Valley View Recreation Center at 6 p.m. Be sure to bring your dancing shoes and prepare for a night of monster mashing, sweet treats and more.
Cost: $5 per person.
Oct. 18: Cars at the Cantina – Trunk or Treat Edition
Bring your cars, trucks and motorcycles for a trunk-or-treat edition at Cars at the Cantina. Join in costume contests, trick-or-treating, train rides, bounce houses and happy hour specials on food and drinks all night long. Be sure to deck out your ride with some festive decor for the chance to win some awesome prizes. The event will take place from 6 to 9 p.m.
Cost: Free; subject to purchases.
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Oct. 20: S.A.F.E. HOUSE Spooktacular Celebration
Join in for a frightfully fun evening filled with family-friendly delights at the S.A.F.E. HOUSE Spooktacular Celebration from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Firelight Barn. Enjoy trunk-or-treat, a costume contest, games, activities and a barbecue. Proceeds from this family Halloween event in Nevada directly benefit S.A.F.E. House’s mission to provide refuge to survivors of domestic violence.
Cost: $40 per person, with discounts for parties of more than 10.
Oct. 27 to Oct. 31: Kid-Friendly Halloween Display
Welcome to Havre House LV, a house in Henderson hosting a kid-friendly Halloween display, featuring a walk-through pirate village and medieval castle to explore, epic photo opportunities, trick or treating and more fun. The walk-through display is open from 5 to 10 p.m. Admission is by donation, with visitors requested to bring two canned goods per person for Three Square or make cash donations to Paradise Ranch Foundation.
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