Orlando is the hub of some of the greatest events and attractions and when it comes to Halloween in Orlando, you have even more options for how to spend your weekends. So, if you are having a hard time deciding which events are definitely worth visiting, we made it easier on you, by putting together "Orlando’s Top 10 Halloween Events", to please even the pickiest of monsters. From festive drinking, screaming your heart out, to even the munchkin friendly, we have got you covered.
Drinks, costume contests, a variety of bars, and did we mention drinks? Offering awesome prizes for a costume contest, this pub crawl should be one of the greatest events Halloween has seen yet. Leave the munchkins at home, and come out with your friends in your best costume yet to join Orlando's creepy crawly event. If you can't decide which bar to visit, why not visit all the best? Travel to multiple bars, follow the block party and find your favorite spot to spend for all hallows eve.
In the heart of Downtown Orlando, this All american bar has their own country atmosphere, drink specials, and live music. This year, they'll be hosting a Hunt or be Hunted Halloween block party. Yes, with costume contests too! There are food and drink specials for all of your tricks and treats. Take a stroll and enjoy the dead center of Orlando's Halloween parties, or join the party inside and enjoy your favorite music.
If you don't have the knees for crawling, no worries, the Black and Orange Ball is coming downtown to Church Street for Halloween this year, located at the Orchid . Spice up your night with 95.3 radio host Ricky Padilla, drinks, hookah, prizes and costume contests with winnings over $4,000. VIP unlocks private bars and other treasures, so don't miss out. This event has been growing every Halloween and this year in will not be one to forget.
4. Plazaween 15
With downtown Orlando's atmosphere of exciting bars and creative drinks, Wall Street is kicking it up with their 15th annual Halloween block party. The party is lasting for multiple nights, so there is no excuse to miss out on live music, drink specials, and getting your shot at those costume contest prizes. This locally owned block is filled with night clubs, bars and food. These are enough goodies to fulfill all of your Halloween cravings this year.
Thornton Park introduces their 3rd Annual block party, featured in one of the most haunted districts in the area. Can Halloween in Orlando get any better? Enjoy the prizes and costume contests, but make sure to stop by the photo booth and "dark art" market to experience all the things this scene has to offer. The proceeds for tickets sales benefit the Thornton Park district, so give back to the community while you enjoy the creepy, rustic streets and festivities.
This new hotel in the Orlando area, near the Amway center, is offering a night you won't (or maybe you will after that epic party) forget. Offering discounted rooms for Halloween night, this year is going bigger and better with scarier decor, big entertainment, 5 bars, and 3 DJ's. You can party your devilish tail off and have the luxury of going back to your room without worrying about the drive home. Put on your scariest face on and stay a night... if you dare.
Jack the Clown makes his twisted return at Universal Orlando's Halloween Horror Nights 25th year. With 5 scare zones, and 9 houses including Walking Dead, Insidious, The Purge and more, you're sure to scream. Every year Halloween Horror nights seems to get more terrifying than the last. Universal studios, being one of the main tourist attractions in Florida, knows how to keep us entertained and, after 25 years, they've practically perfected scaring us to bits with Halloween Horror Nights.
Not into pub crawls and screaming yourself to death? That's okay. Walt Disney World offers an event that's family friendly to enjoy on Halloween. The kids are able to dress in their favorite costume and trick or treat in their favorite place on earth. Even adults can have fun with all of the attractions Disney has to offer. Admire the decor and magical streets, now filled with pumpkins, ghosts little monsters. And yes, there will be candy!
MTV'S Adam Royer is coming to Halloween in Orlando to Host the annual Ghouls and Goblins Party at Bar One. This club is filled with good music and dancing, so you may find yourself showing off your sick skills. They're offering free shots for ladies until 12:30 and 2 for 1's until 11:30, and also a $500 dollar costume contest for you creative folks. Sounds like a wonderful way to pay off your bar tab!
Brightside events is hosting Spirit Stroll at Baldwin park village. It has limited day of event tickets, so purchase early for this one. 100% of proceeds go to the pantry program benefiting students in need at Audubon Park Elementary and Glenridge Middle School. Hop around from place to place to get food and drink tastings. It's like trick or treating for adults! See? We're never too old. Orlando has treats for all ages!
These are the Top 10 picks for Halloween this year. If you'd like to learn more information and find unforgettable Halloween events in Orlando, don't you worry your scary little face. Be sure to check out our full guide to Halloween in Orlando and make 2015 one to remember.