Boo! It’s Your 2019 Guide to Halloween Events Across Metro Vancouver

Halloween Event Guide for Metro Vancouver 2018

Presented by Halloween at FlyOver Canada 

Calling all ghouls & goblins, it is time to celebrate Halloween 2019! Communities across Metro Vancouver are hosting dozens of family-friendly pumpkin-filled events. The list of Halloween events is massive…we are adding new events to our list every day! If we’ve missed an event you know about please send an email to vancouver@familyfuncanada.com and will update our list faster than a ghost can say “boo”.

Your Halloween celebrations must start with finding the perfect pumpkin! Have you checked out our Ultimate Guide to Pumpkin Patches & Corn Mazes?

To help you find the events closest to you, click on the city-name below and you will be taken to that section of the list. Happy Haunting!

Abbotsford | Britannia Beach | Burnaby | Chilliwack | Coquitlam |Delta | Langley | Maple Ridge | New Westminster | North Vancouver | Port Coquitlam | Port Moody | Richmond | Surrey | Squamish | Vancouver | West Vancouver


Featured Event: Halloween at FlyOver Canada

FlyOver Canada is celebrating the fun of Halloween by adding spine-tingling entertainment to its popular, must-see attraction. Broomelda the Witch invites guests to venture through the Haunted Hallway and onto a thrilling ride across Canada. If everyone survives, visitors will earn their official “Witch Academy Diploma” at the end. Our family absolutely LOVES spending Halloween at FlyOver Canada. We are incredibly appreciative that FlyOver Canada makes the event fun-spooky instead of scary-spooky. This year Halloween at FlyOver Canada runs October 24 – November 3.


Abbotsford

Moo or Boo 2019Even the cows are getting in on the Halloween celebration! Moo or Boo at EcoDairy includes barn tours, farm-fresh treats, a petting zoo and more.


Britannia Beach

Spoo-ook-tacular HalloweenIt’s the witching hour this Halloween at Britannia Mine Museum! Enjoy a weekend of spoo-ook-tacular activities for all ages, including the Strange Science Show, a spine-tingling train ride and storytelling in the Britannia Mine tunnels, and much more.


Burnaby

Haunted Village at Burnaby Village MuseumIt’s getting spooky at the Burnaby Village Museum. This Halloween the Burnaby Village Museum will be taken over by witches. It’s a scary feast for the senses! Your admission cost includes trick-or-treating, entertainment and carousel rides for all.


Halloween on the Heights

Halloween on the Heights is a kid-friendly Halloween outing! Trick-or-treat down Hastings Street.


Halloween at Burnaby Central RailwayHalloween at Burnaby Central Railway returns for 2019. A cookie, a cup of hot cocoa, and a kid-friendly Halloween train ride.


Ghouls & Goblins SkateEnjoy a Halloween skate with face painting, creepy crafts & ghostly games. Everyone is encouraged to wear their costumes. Admission is $2 per person; kids aged 3 and under are FREE.


Bonsor's Big BooBosnor’s Big Boo has everything you need for Halloween fun! Activities include Imagination Playground, creepy crafts & ghostly games, cookies for kids, face painting, colouring & more. The beloved Haunted House returns again in 2018.


Halloween HowlerKids will love the crafts, ride-on-toys, face painting, games, balloon critters, buck-a-boo circuit and more! The Halloween Howler is perfect for kids aged 8 years & under.


The Great Pumpkin Halloween SwimDon’t miss out on a night of Halloween fun! The Great Pumpkin Halloween Swim includes games, haunted houses, candy & prizes. Family-swim rates apply.


Monster MashIt’s a haunted swim at Eileen Dailly Centre. Everyone is invited to the Monster Mash. Costumes are encouraged.


Pumpkin ParadeThis event happens on November 1st but it’s all about Halloween! Say goodbye to your carved pumpkin at the FREE, fun Pumpkin Parade at Confederation Park.


Chilliwack

Reapers Haunted AttractionJust because you’ve visited once doesn’t mean you’ve seen it all! Reapers Haunted Attraction is the scariest indoor horror experience around. This attraction is not for the faint of heart! The Moran Family has been honing their scaring skills for 25+ years and they are good at it.


Coquitlam

Family Haunted HalloweenTake part in a Family Haunted Halloween at Pinetree Community Centre. From creepy crafts to fang-tastic face-painting and ghoulish gym games & a bouncy castle, the kids will be filled with Halloween giddiness. Come in costume as there is a parade! The $5 registration includes a hot dog, fruit & a drink.


Heritage Halloween at Mackin HouseYou’re invited to Mackin House for a ghoulishly good time – it’s their annual Heritage Halloween. Visit their haunted train station and learn about the spooky and sentimental traditions that cultures from all over the world celebrate during this season. Enjoy apple cider, treats and crafts too.


Halloween Family SkateHead to Poirier Sport & Leisure Complex for a Halloween Family Skate on Oct 27.


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Delta

North Delta Fright FestEnjoy a scavenger hunt, Halloween crafts and games, bouncy castle, cotton candy, entertainment and a marshmallow roast at the North Delta Fright Fest.


South Delta Fright FestEveryone is invited to the South Delta Fright Fest. Tour through a haunted house! There will be games and activities for all ages, both indoors and outdoors. Wear your costume and visit the trick-or-treat doors for surprises!


Halloween Skate in Delta

Wear your costume and take part in a ghostly skate & party at the Delta arenas! Regular admission rates apply. There are events happening at South Delta Recreation Centre, North Delta Rec Centre, Sundgod Recreation Centre, and Ladner Leisure Centre.


Langley

Fort Langley's Grave TalesAs is tradition during the month of Halloween, the Fort Langley National Historic Site is bringing back their Graves Tales walking tours. Steel your nerves and join the expert storytellers for a two-hour adventures of spine-tingling adventure as you wander the village of Fort Langley at night.


Halloween Hoot at the FortAre you ready for the annual Halloween at Fort Langley? Trick-or-treat at Fort Langley National Historic Site! Gather around the bonfire for ghost stories, explore the Spooky Servants Quarters and get your face painted.


Ghosts, Goblins, and Ghouls: A Halloween Fun FestCalling all ghosts, goblins, and ghouls! Dress up early and join the Langley Centennial Museum for Halloween Fun Fest. Free face painting, treats, and creepy crafts will make any little monster smile.


Haunted GraveyardFor just a $2 donation you can visited a Haunted Graveyard! There’s a whole lot that goes BUMP in the night.


Halloween in the Township of LangleyWear your costume and have fun making crafts, decorating cookies, listening to a Halloween story & more at the Halloween Family Fun Events in Langley.


Maple Ridge

Norman Foote's Halloween HowlThis Halloween join one of Canada’s most beloved family singer-songwriters, Norman Foote, for costumes, music and angels singing with ghosts and zombies. Don’t miss the Norman Foote Halloween Howl on October 27 at the ACT Arts Centre.


The Dead of NightThe Dead of Night at Maple Ridge Museum is an eerie evening of fun. Local paranormal experts are giving ghost tours exploring the darker side of Haney House.


Eat Drink and Be SpookyThe Historic Haney House Museum is dressed up for Fall. Spend the afternoon decorating cookies, enjoying a guided tour, and making crafts. Kids are encouraged to wear their costumes. Admission is $5.


Museum After DarkWhat better to place to commence the Halloween festivities than Pitt Meadows’ spookiest old buildings? Museum After Dark is an annual event which occurs the last Sunday before Halloween.


New Westminster

Halloween Happenings in New WestminsterHalloween is exploding all over New Westminster! From family dances to spooky swims and scary skates, there are oodles of free (or very cheap) Halloween happenings everyone will enjoy.


Trunk or TreatTrunk or Treat: Head to Royal City Cheer Tumbling & Parkour for a creative, fun, non-scary, candy-fuelled night. Admission is just $5.


North Vancouver

Lower Lonsdale BIAFEATURED EVENT: Grab your ghouls and goblins and come down to Lower Lonsdale for Trick or Treats and scary surprises with your local independent retailers. Kid-friendly zombie dancers will be on hand to add age-appropriate spookiness to the Halloween trick-or-treating extravaganza. Come dressed up, have fun and support your local businesses of Lower Lonsdale in North Vancouver.


Haunted Harvest FairKick off Fall with a family-friendly celebration at Sutherland’s Haunted Harvest Fair! Fun for kids, food, craft fair! Haunted Houses (one tailored to older kids, one to the younger kids), bouncy castles, face painting, live music, delicious treats and a craft fair.


Great Pumpkin PatchA haunted house, spooky science activities, cookie decorating, family photo booth, reptiles, face painting, crafts, goodie bags and one pumpkin per family! Don’t miss The Great Pumpkin Patch!


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Richmond

Once Upon a PumpkinOnce Upon a Pumpkin is a FREE drop-in event, at the Richmond Nature Park, that teaches kids about the origin of Halloween.


Wild Things at the Richmond Nature ParkHundreds of jack-o-lanterns line a walking trail. Mischievous racoons, a friendly bear, chatty crows and their forest friends emerge from the bog to greet visitors. Join the Richmond Nature Park for Wild Things, a Halloween-inspired event.


Halloween at the CanneryDo you dare to explore the haunted house, encounter ghoulish cannery characters along the way, and see what tricks you have to play to get some treats? It’s Halloween at the Cannery!


Trick or Treat in Steveston VillageTrick or treating in Steveston Village is an extremely popular event! Trick or treaters take to the streets of Steveston in the daylight and visit participating businesses offering treats. Neighbourhood kids are invited to bring their treat bag and have some non-scary fun.


Halloween Fireworks FestivalEveryone is invited to the FREE Halloween Fireworks Festival in Richmond. Enjoy music, dancing demonstrations, children’s activities, roving entertainment, fire juggling and a spectacular fireworks finale!


Hamilton Halloween FireworksHead to McLean Park in Richmond for a free fireworks display on Halloween night.


Halloween in RichmondThe City of Richmond has a massive line up of family-friendly Halloween fun. Enjoy parties, swims, skates, firework festivals and more!


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Surrey

L'il Haunters at Potters House of HorrorsNot everyone is ready for the full-meal-scary-deal offered by Potter’s House of Horrors. If you have kids under 10 years, or don’t particularly like scary things yourself, check out L’il Haunters. The walk-through experience isn’t scary but it is definitely spooky!


Potters House of HorrorsLooking for a fright, come down to Potter’s House of Horror and they’ll show you scary! Bring your family and friends for a Spooky Halloween Night! Once again there are TWO houses of haunt: Death Valley Motor Inn and Devil’s Descent. Buy your tickets online in order to avoid line ups. And if you aren’t into insanely scariness, check out L’il Haunters (that was spooky enough for this momma).


Pumpkin Express at Bear Creek ParkWoo woo the Pumpkin Express is ready to pull into the station at Bear Creek Park! Delight in the crafts and activities under the tent on the platform. Each child will receive a treat to enjoy on the pumpkin express train as it travels through the decorated forest. As they depart from their adventure each child will be given a small pumpkin to remember their day.


Scream Train at Bear Creek ParkWhen you ride the Scream Train at Bear Creek the forest comes alive with ghosts and ghouls intent on scaring you amidst creepy sounds and special effects. Favourite characters like Chainsaw Charlie are back. You might also run into the walking dead who roam the platform every Halloween! The Scream Train is recommended for older children who can handle being scared.


Spooktacular Newton 2017Complete with pumpkin patch, trick-or-treating, petting zoo, mini golf, kid fun zone, face painting, food and a haunted train; Spooktacular Newton has something for everyone. Everyone is encouraged to come in costume. And don’t forget to grab your free pumpkin, by donation, on your way out.


Halloween in the ForestYou’re invited! Come in costume for Halloween in the Forest, a free indoor/outdoor event! Meet the Forest Fairy & friends, learn about owls, bats, spiders and raccoons, carve a pumpkin (while supplies last), and enter the costume prize draw. This event is prefect for families with small children.


Rocky Mountain Halloween PartyTrick or treat, bag of sweets, ghosts are walking down the street and the Rocky Mountain Halloween Party for families is back! Parents are invited to sit back and enjoy your dinner and a glass of wine while the kids take part in some spooky fun.


Families are invited to come to Central City from 4pm to 6pm on October 31 for a spooktacular time at the Centre’s free Halloween Fun Event! Kids ages 12 and under dressed in costume can take part in centre-wide trick-or-treating at participating stores (while limited treats last).


Squamish

Trick or Treat at Sea to Sky GondolaCANCELLED for 2019: Due to the damage done to the Sea to Sky Gondola over the summer the facility is closed until Spring 2020. For an outdoor Halloween experience that turns trick or treating into a wilderness adventure, head to Squamish’s Sea to Sky Gondola. At the base of the gondola, a DJ will spin spooky tunes, and there will be spooktacular performances by the talented dancers of TPAC. Costume-clad kids can grab a trick or treat bag to decorate (available for first 250 kids) and get their faces painted at the Base Camp Café in the valley.


Vancouver

FEATURED EVENT: FlyOver Canada is celebrating the fun of Halloween by adding some spine-tingling entertainment to its popular, must-see attraction. Broomelda the Witch invites guests to venture through the Haunted Hallway and onto a thrilling ride across Canada. If everyone survives, visitors will earn their official “Witch Academy Diploma” at the end.


West Point Grey Community Centre Halloween CarnivalThe West Point Grey Community Centre’s annual Halloween Carnival returns. Wear your scariest, most fantastical costume and take part in creepy crafts, ghoulish games and more. Steel your nerves for the bewitched bouncy castle and haunted house.


Family Pumpkin Carving NightFamily Pumpkin Carving Night at West Point Grey Community Centre is heaps of fun. $10 per pumpkin, supplies are provided, and none of the mess happens in your house!


PNE Fright NightsWestern Canada’s most terrifying adult-themed Halloween event, Fright Nights is back to haunt Playland on select nights from October 4th through October 31st. Visitors can count down the days until Halloween with eight haunted houses, three thrilling live shows, twenty blood-chilling rides and scads monsters roaming the grounds.


Ghost Train in Stanley Park 2019The Ghost Train at Stanley Park is back for 2019! It’s Alice’s worst nightmare! Alice falls down the rabbit hole again. Only this time, she is older and things aren’t what they seem. But then, what could she expect, wandering through a grand graveyard at night on Halloween? Follow Alice and the Not-So-White Rabbit through an endless series of stone doors and enter into a gothic nightmare world of tombs and tombstones, crypts, and catacombs!


The Vancouver Halloween Expo is the largest Halloween convention of fandom: cosplay, films, comics, anime, games, makeup, costumes, arts and performances returns to Vancouver. Come and enjoy the arts, music and performances of fantasy, explore exhibitors and meet super heroes, celebrities and amazing cosplayers!


Halloween ParadeThe Vancouver Halloween Parade is a family-friendly with marching bands, horses, vehicles, floats and performances. Downtown Vancouver is about to become the largest Cosplay stage. It’s the time when supernaturals, heroes, villains from films, comics, anime and games all come alive.


Glow in the Garden at VanDusen Botanical GardenGlow in the Garden returns for 2019! Experience an unforgettable Halloween walk in the woods at VanDusen Botanical Garden. The Garden comes to life with spellbinding lights, ghoulish music, and glowing pumpkin characters. After the walk, costumed kids will enjoy creating fun Halloween crafts inside.


Pint Sized Pumpkin CarvingCoal Harbour Community Centre is hosting their 11th annual Pint-Sized Pumpkin Carving event! Get into the spooky spirit as you carve your own jack-o-lantern.


Halloween Sleepover at the Vancouver AquariumAre you brave enough to experience a Halloween Sleepover at the Vancouver Aquarium? The fun begins at 9pm and goes all night until 9am. Food, frightful fun, and fishy encounters are all part of the adventure.


Halloween Carnival and Ghostly GraveyardThe Halloween Carnival & Ghostly Graveyard is a fun, hair raising event which will get kids aged 2-7 years into the spooky spirit. Enjoy creepy crafts, treats, eerie entertainment and more! Don’t forget to wear your costumes.


It’s time for the annual Halloween Hunt at City Square Centre. Enjoy Trick-or-Treating, cookie decorating, face painting, and a Magic Show. Be sure to enter for a chance to win a pair of Canucks hockey tickets as well as a Razor Power Core E90 Electric Scooter.


Rocky Mountain Halloween PartyTrick or treat, bag of sweets, ghosts are walking down the street and the Rocky Mountain Halloween Party for families is back! Parents are invited to sit back and enjoy your dinner and a glass of wine while the kids take part in some spooky fun.


West Vancouver

Norman Foote's Halloween HowlThis Halloween, join one of Canada’s most beloved family singer-songwriters, Norman Foote, for costumes, music and angels singing with ghosts and zombies. Don’t miss the Norman Foote Halloween Howl on October 30.


Don’t forget: Make Halloween at FlyOver Canada one of your family’s October traditions. When you visit FlyOver Canada be ready for Broomelda the Witch to invite you to venture through the Haunted Hallway and on to a thrilling ride across Canada. If everyone survives, visitors will earn their official “Witch Academy Diploma” at the end.


Happy Halloween from Family Fun Vancouver!

Happy Halloween from Family Fun Vancouver!

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