Bayswater Halloween Trail 2018
Bayswater Park, Bayswater, Auckland
Friday 26 October 2017: 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Facebook even: Devonport Penisula Trust
Mount your bike, put on your ghost shoes and explore our green route! There will be treats, tricks, lots of prizes, plus a free sausage sizzle.
To avoid the queues, maps and registration forms can be downloaded in advance at: www.devonportpeninsulatrust.nz
Cost: FREE family Halloween event
Guising at Halloween Halloween Event
Howick Historical Village, Bells Road, Howick
Saturday 27 October 2018: 7:30pm to 10:00pm
Howick Historical Village
Disguise yourself in fancy dress and go door to door for a Trick or a Treat if your dare! Howick Historical Village offer a safe environment, away from the busy streets, with nearly 20 cottages to visit. An experience like non other, in an 1850's setting. It's a unique family Halloween experience with costumed characters, food, drinks and entertainment.
Tickets: Children $16; Adults $24.50; Family (2 adults and 2 children) $63
Stardome Spooktacular Family Friendly Show
Stardome, 670 Manukau Road, One Tree Hill Domain, Auckland
Wednesday 31 October 2018: 5:00pm and 6:00pm shows
(Arrive at least 25 minutes earlier to enjoy the Science in a Van experience.)
If you are a parent who is tired of being dragged around the local neighbourhood every Halloween, book some seats for a spooky family experience at Stardome. Come along early and step into the haunted foyer area where all the little monsters and aliens can participate in spooky science experiments and games. Then watch a planetarium show (parents, think relaxing seats, dark environment and entertained children) and leave with a goodybag filled with freaky fun. Please arrive at least 25 minutes early for the show to enjoy science fun.
Tickets: Children and Adults: $15 each
Dark Rides at Rainbow's End
Rainbow's End, 2 Clist Crescent, Manukau, Auckland
Saturday 20 October, Saturday 27 October and Saturday 3 November 2018: 6:00pm to 11:00pm
Bring your friends and enjoy a night of frightful fun. Journey through the spine tingling Manic Manor, meet our creatures of the night and have a screaming good time on the rides! Plus Prestige Dance Crew, 3 Ring Riot and the JGeeks will be on Centre Stage on the Dark Ride nights.
Dark Rides Superpass - $45 per person
Kidz Kingdom pass until 9pm - $22
Spooks and Sparks Halloween and Guy Fawkes Event
The Trusts Arena, Central Park Drive, Henderson
Saturday 3 November 2018: 6:00pm onwards
Regarded as the largest and most spectacular family friendly Halloween and Fireworks Show in New Zealand, Spooks and Sparks 2018 will feature fantastic family entertainment in the lead up to darkness, followed by a thrilling Laser and Fireworks Show, all set to your favourite classic rock tracks.
With gates opening at 6.00pm, The Trusts Arena carpark will be transformed into a family Fairground, with rides and attractions, a large range of food vendors catering for all tastes, and roving entertainment. Bring your blanket and cushion and take a spot on the banks of Douglas Field and enjoy over three hours of entertainment, as the countdown begins to the amazing 25 mintute Lasers and Fireworks Show.
Tickets: Children 16 years and under $10:50; Adult $27; Family 2 adults and 3 children $52
Tornado Tammy's Halloween Party
Zeal West, 20 Alderman Drive, Henderson
Sunday 27 October 2018: 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Family friendly, fun Halloween party has food, games, prizes and an awesome spooky science show! Come and put Frankenstein together, knock some monsters over and do the Monster Mash.
Tickets: Under 3s and grown ups are FREE; Children aged 3 to 16 years $20
Halloween 2017 events
Dino Fright Night at Butterfly Creek
Butterfly Creek, 10 Tom Pearce Drive, Auckland Airport map
Saturday 28 October 2017: 6:30pm to 10:00pm
Are you ready to get scared at the spookiest Halloween event in town? Join Butterfly Creek for their Dino Fright Night on Saturday 28th October 2017. Bring your torch and dress up in your scariest outfit for a night of fun, with prizes and ghost train rides running throughout the night.
Tickets: Grab One tickets available from Tuesday 3 October: Children $13 and Adults $19. Door sales: Children $18; Adults $24
Halloween in Mt Eden Village 4 years plus
The Village Green Essex St Reserve (parallel to Mt. Eden Rd just behind the village shops), Mt Eden, Auckland
Saturday 28 October 2017: Noon to 2:00pm
The family favourite event that has been sending kids and adults alike into full blown spooky madness for the last 10 years is back. The Mt. Eden Halloween crew invite all children to dress up their favourite Halloween critter or creature – a ghoul, a witch, a bat, a zombie, a vampire or even a little black cat.
A haggle of witches and wizards, will engage kids in spooky entertainment created by some of Auckland’s leading actors and theatre makers. Activities include:
* FEAR FACTOR – taste the food (if you dare) prepared by Mazui Majo the fiendish food witch.
* SPOOKY FUTURE – have your fortune told by the hysterical and the uncanningly accurate Freakella the Fortune Witch.
* CRAFTY MADNESS – make your very own creepy Halloween craft to take home with Crewellini the Craft Witch.
* CAST A SPELL – help the naughty Egor cast witchy spells with the strangest and most unbelievable of ingredients.
* LOOK & LISTEN – groove and move to the spooky mixes with music and have a zombie make-over by the transformation witches.
Cost: Free event, all materials and entertainment provided.
Triple Teez Halloween Trail
Tuesday 31 October 2017: 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Olde Hallows Eve: Haunted at MOTAT
MOTAT, 805 Great North Road, Western Springs, Auckland
Saturday 28 October 2017: 7:00pm to 11:00pm
Ghosts and ghouls lurk around every corner. See MOTAT come to life this Halloween with an array of terrifying mazes, ghostly tales and spook-tacular live entertainment. Explore the haunted dolls house, wonder through the Carnival of Lost Souls or take a glimpse at the Victorian Peep Show, if you dare. There is something new and ghoulish to discover wherever you turn. Come disguised in your spookiest costume and be transported back in time to a Victorian Halloween and beyond.
Tickets: details to be provided soon.
Kids Halloween Disco
Howick RSA, 25 Wellington Street, Howick Central, Auckland
Saturday 28 October 2017: 2:30pm to 4:30pm
Facebook: Howick RSA
Dress Up in your Scariest Outfit. There is face Painting, spot prizes and goodie bags.
HEX Halloween Challenge
393 Khyber Pass Road, Newmarket, Auckland map
Friday 27 to Monday 31 October 2017
Solve puzzles inside a maze-like room and escape from the Halloween mummy or ghost! Win prizes if you're fast, plus, if you're the best dressed, you get in for free. Suitable for children and teenagers aged 12 years plus.
Cost: Children under 16 $20, Students $27; Adults $35
Halloween Family Monster Mash Party
YMCA Mt Albert Community and Recreation Centre,773 New North Road, Mt Albert map
Saturday 28 October 2017: 6pm to 9pm
Facebook event page
Join the YMCA Mt Albert teamfor an evening of spooky fun for the whole family including a haunted house, photo booth, BBQ, bouncy castle, fancy dress competition, music and party games.
Cost: $5 per family