If you're looking for things to do around the Greater Toronto Area this Halloween, there will be many spooky events to thrill your kids. With Halloween events happening all month long, you can turn this one-day celebration into a weekend getaway. Here are some activities to check out in the GTA this October.
Barrie Zombie Walk
Barrie's 7th annual Zombie Walk, Halloween Festival and Food Drive brings vendors, contests, make-up booths, photo booths and more to the city making it a popular annual event for zombie fans of all ages. In support of the Elizabeth Fry Society Grocery Assistance program, Zombie Walkers are asked to bring a non-perishable food item. Make a weekend of it and stay overnight in one of our conveniently located hotels in Barrie.
Brampton Fright Nights
The City of Brampton hosts Fright Nights at various recreation centres across the city. From haunted houses, face painting, Halloween crafts, music, swimming, and skating, Brampton hosts this month long Halloween celebration each year. Take in all the city has to offer at one of our luxurious Brampton hotels.
Oakville Trek or Treat Trail Run
Participate in one of Canada's original - and Halloweeniest - night trail runs in the 10th annual Trek or Treat Trail Run. A Halloween tradition for many families, the event encourages everyone to into the spirit of the season with costumes, Halloween candy and a pizza party. Walk the Creepy Mile or join the 5K walk/run. Costumes are encouraged! Non-perishable food donations go to the Oakville Fareshare Food Bank. If you're planning an overnight stay, we offer hotel accommodations at our Oakville Suites location.
Scary Fest Markham Museum
Kids can trick-or-treat their way around the Markham Museum for their annual Scary Fest. A ghoulishly grand event for kids 10 and under, they will encounter some lively - and not so lively - characters. Costumes are encouraged, so come prepared for lots of fun and spooky play. For out of town visitors looking for hotels in Markham, our convenient downtown location is just a couple blocks away from the museum.
Halloween at Canada's Wonderland
Celebrate Halloween at Canada's Wonderland with the “Fun by Day” theme allowing young children to experience Trick-or-Treating, pumpkin decorating and rides inside Camp Spooky. At sundown, Halloween Haunt transforms the park into “Fright by Night”. Visitors can roam haunted mazes, see live entertainment and experience spine-chilling scare areas. Watch for monsters prowling the park! With one of our hotels in Vaughan just minutes away, you can make it an easy weekend getaway.
For more information about events happening in the GTA or to book your accommodations, contact us at Monte Carlo Inns!