Derby City Halloweekends

Derby City Halloweekends

Welcome to Derby City Halloweekends, your one-stop place for all things Halloween in Louisville and Southern Indiana! Looking for Halloween fun for the whole family or a bone-chilling scare? You’ll find it all right here.

Keep this page bookmarked as we’ll be updating throughout the month of October with new activities, features and more!

Featured Articles:




Caufield’s Novelty to stay in iconic Portland neighborhood building

An iconic downtown Louisville business will remain open at its two-story location in the Portland neighborhood.



Halloween on Hillcrest a no-go this year — but not because of COVID

Another Louisville Halloween tradition is scrapped for a second year in a row — Trick-or-Treating on Hillcrest Avenue.



Jack O’Lantern Spectacular kicks off at Iroquois Park

The Louisville Jack O’Lantern Spectacular has made its triumphant return to Iroquois Park!

Calendar of Events:

October: Danger Run Louisville – Halloween Scavenger Hunt

October: Huber’s Orchard and Winery – Various Fall Activities

Weekends in October: Ultimate Halloween Fest – Pope Lick Park/Paristown

Weekends in October: Wilstem Wildlife Park Fall Festival of Lights

Weekends in October: Halloween Haunt at Kings Island

Weekends in October: Waverly Hills Sanatorium Tours

Weekends in October: Haunted Mine Tour – The Gorge Underground, Red River Gorge

Weekends in October (Thursdays through Sundays): Boo at the Zoo – Louisville Zoo

October 1-3: Fright Night Film Fest Horror Weekend – Ramada Plaza Hotel Complex

October 1-3: St. James Court Art Show – St. James Court in Old Louisville

October 1-10: Harvest Homecoming Festival – New Albany

Beginning October 8: Speed Art Museum presents “Supernatural America: The Paranormal in American Art”

October 15: Kitties and Cocktails at the Calumet Club – Halloween Edition

October 15: Boo Bash at Historic RailPark in BG

October 15-17: David Domine’s Victorian Ghost Walk – Old Louisville

October 22: Trick or Treat at the Ballpark – Louisville Slugger Field

October 30: The City of Jeffersontown Pumpkinfest 2021 – Pavilion on the Square

Have a Halloween event we haven’t featured yet? Send us an email and use “Derby City Halloweekends” in the subject line: We’d love to give it a spooky shoutout here!

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