Best Things to Do in Palm Beach County, Plus Fright Nights
It’s scary season! Whether your idea of a Happy Halloween is carving pumpkins or crying in fear in the corner of a haunted house, we’ve got you covered for fall vacation activities for adults and families in the county. of Palm Beach.
Nights of dread
With three haunted houses, terrifying live actors, cool special effects and spooky monsters, this event will get your adrenaline pumping! Bringing new terrors every year, Fright Nights 2021 won’t disappoint. This year’s Haunted Houses will include “Fatal Fables”, “Siren’s Curse” and “Red Room”. What horrors await you inside? Over the past several years, this award-winning production has included flesh-eating zombies, evil clowns, and psychotic hillbillies. The event also includes rides, live music and more.
Fright Nights will be held Thursdays from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. and Fridays and Saturdays from 6 p.m. to midnight from October 8 to 30. 9067 Southern Blvd., West Palm Beach. Advance $ 35, at the door $ 40. Information: http://www.myfrightnights.com/
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Haunted escape room
Navigate this haunted escape room if you can, getting rid of all the tricks and betrayals to find your way to freedom. Small groups of up to eight people will have only their wits to help them escape before time runs out.
The event will take place from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Friday, October 15 and Saturday, October 16. Osborne Community Center: 1699 Wingfield St., Lake Worth Beach. To free. Information: lakeworthbeachfl.gov
Gather this ‘boo’ team and go for a monstrous good time that will include treats (bring your own bag), games, music, pumpkin decorations and appearances of Spiderman, a princess and more.
The event will take place from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Friday, October 22. Jupiter Community Center: 200 Military Trail, Jupiter. To free. Information: https://www.jupiter.fl.us/651/Trick-or-Treat-Bash and https://www.facebook.com/events/306979331198861?ref=110
Scary laser lights and bites
Be enchanted, in a good way, at this fascinating Halloween-themed laser show and enjoy mind-boggling live science demonstrations. There will be treat distribution stations for hungry treat lovers and a twilight mini-golf course on the conservation course.
The event is from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday, October 29. South Florida Science Center and Aquarium: 4801 Dreher Trail North, West Palm Beach. Adults $ 16.95, Seniors $ 14.95, Children $ 12.95, Adult members $ 12.95, Child members free. Information: sfsciencecenter.org
Spooktacular at Legacy Place
Arrive in disguise on the east side of the Patio Shoppe to receive a free pumpkin bucket for treats (while supplies last) and a map of participating merchants, before making a treat throughout the center and stopping at the parking lot near Total Wine for a special Activities. Make-up artists as well as appearances from There will Princess Elsa, Cocomelon and Pikachu, spooky creatures from Busch Wildlife, The Circus Dog Show by Menestrelli and more, will complete the fun.
The event is 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, October 23. Legacy Place: 11290 Legacy Ave., Palm Beach Gardens. To free. Information: www.shoplegacyplace.com
Petit Cri for families
But on Earth, they can hear you very well. So go ahead and shout for some fun and enjoy a trunk or treat, bounce house, rock climbing wall, do a full “Urban Cowboy” on a Clockwork Bull and more . There will also be a children’s costume contest, a pet costume contest and the “Scoob” movement.
The event will take place from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Friday, October 29. Bryant Park: 100 S. Golfview Road, Lake Worth. To free. Information: lakeworthbeachfl.gov
Halloween at Addison’s – Raising Spirts
This horribly fun night out will feature dancing, dining, and more, as the historic event location is transformed into Palm Beach County’s meanest affair. Enjoy the delicious dining of the place, the open bar with exclusive cocktails, two dance floors, a costume competition and top-notch entertainment.
The event begins at 7 p.m. on Sunday, October 31. The Addison: 2 E. Camino Real, Boca Raton. $ 150. Information: https://theaddisonofbocaraton.com/
The 10th Annual Delray Witches Bike Ride to Delray Beach
Dress up, decorate your bike, go for a group costume theme, or just don your best witch cackle and help raise funds for the achievement centers for kids and families in Delray Beach as you walk through the historic beach from Delray, on Atlantic Avenue, along the A1A and ending at the Delray Beach Green Market.
The trip is from 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, October 30. Information: https://www.achievementcentersfl.org/witches-of-delray-2021/
Halloween Skating Contest
Experience ghostly tunes and 360s as costumed skaters soar through the skies at this Halloween-themed event. Costumes are encouraged, but no masks are allowed. There will be prizes for the first three places in each age category.
The event will take place from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturday, October 30. Jupiter Skate Park: 1501 W. Frederick Small Road, Jupiter. Entrance fee of $ 5. Information: 561-630-5684.
All Saints’ Day Carnival and Haunted House
The normally serene environment of the library will be replaced by a battle for supremacy between vampires and werewolves. Vote on the library’s Facebook and Twitter pages to choose the winner. The full-day carnival will feature hay rides, carnival games, food trucks and a costume contest. The Haunted House will be open for scares for three days and is recommended for ages 8 and up.
Carnival takes place from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday October 30 and the Haunted House is from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday October 29, Saturday October 30 and Sunday October 31. North Palm Beach Library: 303 Anchorage Drive, North Palm Beach. Tickets start at $ 10. Information: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/all-hallows-eve-vampires-vs-werewolves-tickets-166343753645
Boynton Beach Haunted Pirate Fest & Mermaid Splash
Enjoy a weekend of swashbuckling adventures as downtown Boynton Beach transforms into a bustling port reminiscent of the early 18th century. There will be non-stop entertainment and interactive activities including live music, stunt shows, cannon fire, comedy, pirate encampments, mermaid attraction, treasure hunts, activities for children and much more. Interactive costumed characters and artists will roam the streets to interact with participants and pose for photos. The event will include several costume contests for children and adults and a mermaid contest.
The event is from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday, October 30 and Sunday, October 31. East Ocean Avenue, between Seacrest Boulevard and Federal Highway in downtown Boynton Beach. To free. Information: www.bbpiratefest.com
Clematis from fear
This special Halloween edition of Clematis by Night will feature costume contests and activities for the whole family as well as a trip to the 1980s with the music of The Spazmatics.
The event is 6 to 9 p.m. on Thursday Oct. 28. 100 N. Clematis St., West Palm Beach. To free. Information: wpb.org; https://www.facebook.com/spazmaticsorlando/
Palm Beach Gardens Fall Festival – Pumpkin Palooza
All the ghouls will be there for a spooky evening, as this event will feature live music, food trucks, storytelling and plenty of sweet treats. Don’t forget these costumes and take lots of pictures.
The event is 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday, October 23. Gardens North County District Park: 5101 117th Court N., Palm Beach Gardens. To free. Information: https://www.pbgfl.com/743/Fall-Festival
Armory in the square: spooky cartoon workshop
Join Armory Art Center instructor Craig McInnis for a spooky cartoon workshop just in time for Halloween. Explore the basics and advanced techniques of character design in this family-friendly course. All supplies provided.
The event is from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Sunday, October 17. Rosemary Square: 700 S. Rosemary Ave., West Palm Beach. $ 25. Information: romarinsquarewbp.com