Haunted Houses? Cornmazes? Theme park characters? Halloween-themed dinners? Yes, they are all here in Orlando and fortunately, COVID-19 hasn’t completely scared away Halloween and fall fun this year!
The fall season is here and even though festivities look a little different in 2020, there are still so many things to do in and around Orlando. From scaled-down versions of Halloween fun at theme parks, to new and innovative experiences, here are some of the top activities that you will see throughout the fall season in Orlando.
**Remember to check the COVID-19 safety guidelines prior to visiting attractions**
Halloween Horror Nights has been officially cancelled for 2020, BUT Universal Studios is still bringing limited festivities to the parks. Through November 1st, two daytime Haunted Houses are available, Universal Monsters: The Bride of Frankenstein Lives and Revenge of the Tooth Fairy. When available, these houses are included in your park admission and can be booked via the Virtual Line System. Also, experience festivities such as the Halloween Horror Nights Tribute Store, themed food and drinks, and Trick-or-Treating for kids 12 and under at Islands of Adventure. Also, for the first time, wearing costumes is encouraged!
Walt Disney World
Corn Maze Orlando
View info and purchase tickets here: http://cornmazeorlando.com/
Goblins and Giggles Getaway Weekends at Gaylord Palms
Looking for a fun weekend getaway? At Gaylord Palms you can find Halloween activities for the entire family. Spend Saturday or Sunday at the pool with a Halloween host, Jack-O-Lantern, trick-or-treat through the atrium, watch a moonlight movie beneath the stars or visit the SpookEasy, a haunted hideaway that features spine-chilling craft cocktails and a spooky collection of living, ghostly artwork. For an additional $14.95 you can encounter the Castillo de San Marcos ALIVE! Ghost Experience.
View more including specific days and times here: https://www.marriott.com/hotels/hotel-information/details-6/mcogp-gaylord-palms-resort-and-convention-center/
The Haunted Road
The Haunted Road is located in East Orlando in the same location as the Painted Oaks Academy and Corn Maze Orlando.
SeaWorld is bringing back Spooktacular which is loaded with family-friendly activities. On Saturdays and Sunday, September 19 through November 1, kids can trick-or-treat, visit the Halloween maze or even meet a Mermaid. Additional ticketed experiences include Count von Count’s Spooktacular Breakfast and Cooking Making with the Cookie Monster!
SeaWord is also offering fun drive-in Halloween movies on Saturday nights at 7:45 pm and 10:30 pm. The price is $45 per car.
View more info here: https://seaworld.com/orlando/events/halloween-spooktacular/
Scream n' Stream
Orlando Forum of Fear
Sanford Ghost Tours
Dare to experience a Historical Ghost Walking Tour in Historic Downtown Sanford, Florida! During this ghost walk, prepare to be regaled with tales of old and new concerning ghostly experiences in the downtown area, culminating with a walk to an actual haunted building! You will be presented with an overview of ghostly activities by an expert guide as you walk the streets learning historical stories gathered from the people who live in Sanford themselves. Incorporated in 1877, the stories of Sanford’s past residents and those still lurking around are plentiful.
The Ghost Tours are offered on Fridays and Saturdays through November.
Buy tickets here: https://experiencesanfordfl.com/tours-experiences/
Do you know know of an AWESOME Fall or Halloween event that we should include? Let us know at angie@LifeinOrlando.com.