Halloween is just around the corner and there are dozens of spooktacular events throughout the city this year. Book your calendar with these family-friendly events that are sure to spice up this Fall.

Spooktacular at The Bullock Museum

Friday, October 25, 5-8 PM

Hosted in partnership with Girlstart, families can enjoy spacey hands-on STEM fun for the whole family. This year’s family-friendly Halloween celebration is sure to be out of this world and includes free admission to explore the museum’s exhibitions after hours. 

Halloween Hootenanny at Thinkery

Saturday, October 26, 6-9 PM

Tickets: $14-16

Dress in your Halloween best and enjoy spooky, silly, and gross hands-on STEAM activities for kids and adults alike. 

8th Annual Kid’s Ball – Central Market North Lamar

Saturday, October 26, 5-8:30 PM

Celebrate with Creative Action and White Ghost Shivers at the Central Market’s 8th Annual Kids Ball. Families can look forward to family-friendly competition including three-legged races, a mummy obstacle course, and a shadow puppet photo BOOth. 

5th Annual Straw Fest at UMLAUF Sculpture Garden

Sunday, October 27, 11 AM – 5 PM

Soak up UMLAUF Sculpture Garden’s beautiful outdoor sculpture garden while enjoying free family-friendly fun. The day will include pumpkin carving, a petting zoo, face painting, live music, lawn games, family and pet fashion shows and much more. 

Halloween Children’s Concert at The Long Center

Sunday, October 27, 3 PM

Tickets: $10-15

Join the Austin Symphony Orchestra for the frightfully fun annual concert that is stimulating for young eyes and ears. Ideal for ages 2-10, the entire family is encouraged to dress in their Halloween best and enjoy the BOO-tiful music.

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