Halloween is just around the corner, but if you can’t wait you can get a head start on it this Huntsville Weekend! Find our top picks below or check out our full event calendar for even more family fun!
Forget the tricks, have some treats!
Got candy on your mind? If you’re on the hunt for Trunk or Treats or Trick or Treat locations in Huntsville, we’ve got you covered! Find our full list here to start planning where to get your candy fix.
Free & Cheap Family Fun
- Check out the jack ‘o’ lanterns at the Pumpkin Carving Contest at High Point. Details
- Jump on bounce houses & go trunk or treating at the HPD Halloween Party. Details
- Hop in the hayride & play the games at the Winchester Road Baptist Fall Festival. Details
- See the haunted trail at the New Market Community Center Trunk or Treat. Details
- Grab a hot dog & jump on the inflatables at the Aldersgate UMC Trunk or Treat. Details
- Enjoy s’mores & trick or treating at the Good Shepherd UMC Trunk or Treat. Details
- Go on a cookie walk and jump on the inflatables at the Farley Community Church Fall Festival. Details
- Meet the animals at the petting zoo & go on a hay ride at the Falkville Halloween Carnival. Details
- Watch the witches and stay for the Black Hat Block Party at the Madison Witches Ride. Details
- Wave to the witches and grab some candy at the Hampton Cove Witches Ride. Details
- Join in on the spooky fun at the Canebrake Witches Ride for candy and more. Details
- Cheer on the witches as they fly through the neighborhood at the Monrovia Witches Ride. Details
- Grab some candy & watch the witches fly by at the Lauderdale County Witches Ride. Details
- Enter the costume contest at the Bros, Bows, & Boos Fall Festival this Huntsville Weekend. Details
- Enjoy a spooky story during the Saturday Halloween Storytime. Details
- Join the Madison City Community Orchestra for a fall concert & Musical Trick or Treat. Details
- Visit the CRP Family Fun Day to cheer on the boat races & get your face painted. Details
- Support the next generation at the 1st Annual Young Entrepreneurs Market. Details
- Show off your artistic talents at Cook Museum’s Chalk-A-Thon. Details
- Swing for a hole in one on the 30 hole course during Downtown Open. Details
- Fill up on German food & enjoy the children’s activities at the German Food Fest. Details
- Pick a few tunes at the Free Cigar Box Guitar Lessons at Lowe Mill. Details
- Look to the stars & celebrate Astronomy Day with the Von Braun Astronomical Society. Details
- Head to Downtown Decatur to enjoy live music and entertainment. Details
- Grab dinner and enjoy an evening in Big Spring Park during the Food Truck Rally. Details
- Learn about HCS’ STEM & Academic Programs at the Magnet Fair Expo. Details
- Tap your toes at the Fall Happy Hour Music Series in Downtown Athens. Details
- Go on a Candy Corn Scavenger Hunt at the Athens-Limestone County Library. Details
Worth the Dinero this Huntsville Weekend
- Visit the petting zoo & pick the perfect pumpkin at Lyon Family Farms. Details
- Ride the barnyard coaster & cheer on the pig races at 4D Farm. Details
- Get lost in the maze and play in the corn crib at Hidden Rivers Farm. Details
- Step into the Old West at the Huntsville Ballet’s Unplugged: Tumbleweed. Details
- Have s’more fun at the Family Campout at the Huntsville Botanical Garden. Details
- Head to Willowbrook Church for a mother-daughter True Girl Pajama Party. Details
- Bundle up and enjoy a good ghost story at the Athens Storytelling Festival. Details
- Check out the local and national artists at the River Clay Fine Arts Festival. Details
DISCLAIMER: We do our best to provide accurate, cuseful information about events and activities each Huntsville Weekend. This information is gathered from a variety of sources. While we always confirm details before they are posted, sometimes details change or we are given inaccurate information which is why every event listing includes a link to the source. We strongly urge you to confirm details before you go, especially when it comes to outdoor events and weather.
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