Halloween is soon approaching, and many fun events are happening in October to celebrate. We put together a list of some family-friendly – and some spooky – events and activities taking place on Oahu.
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Hawaii Haunted Plantation
- When: Oct. 13, 14, 15, 20, 21, 22, 27, 28, 29, 31
- Where: 94-695 Waipahu St.; Waipahu, HI 96797
- Attractions: Features actors and actresses staged as ghosts and ghouls through a haunted village in Waipahu.
- Website: http://www.hawaiihauntedplantation.com/
Fear Fest Hawaii Haunted House
- When: Oct. 6, 7, 8, 13, 14, 15, 20, 21, 22, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31
- Where: 85-876 Farrington Hwy, Waianae 96792; Next to Hale Nalu Surf Shop
- Attractions: Non-stop thrill and suspense as you make your way through a fright filled maze. Indoor attraction, ample free parking. All ages welcome
- Website: https://www.facebook.com/fearfesthawaii/
Mummy Curse of the Crypt by Jorge Garcia
- When: Oct. 19-21, 26-31
- Where: 171-A Hamakua Dr, Kailua 96734
- Attractions: Put on by Hawaii 5-0 actor Jorge Garcia, this mummy-themed attraction will thrill the entire family. Special keiki hours on Oct. 21, 28 and 29.
- Website: http://skeletonkeyhawaii.com/
Haunted Honolulu Trolley Tour
- When: Weekends starting from Oct. 13 through the Oct. 29, Oct. 31; 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
- Where: Pickup at the Honolulu Zoo and Waikiki Shell
- Admission: $39 per person
- Attractions: A trolley that takes guests to the "most haunted sites." Proceeds will go to the Hawaii Ronald McDonald House via Kidz for a Cause.
- Website: https://waikikitrolley.com/
Oahu Ghost Tours
- When: Monday through Saturday nights, year-round
- Where: Varies
- Admission: Varies
- Attractions: Since 1999, Oahu Ghost Tours has been spooking residents and tourists in various haunted tours around the island. Offered year-round, it will give guests a raw look at some of Oahu’s haunted locations with stories from past and present.
- Website: http://www.oahughosttours.com/
Waipahu Community Association presents Waipahu Ghost Trolley Tours
- When: Friday, Oct. 13 and Saturday, Oct. 14
- Where: The tour on Friday will start at Waipahu Town Center. The tour on Saturday will start at Don Quijote Waipahu.
- Attractions: Narrated by local historians, the trolley will visit important and cultural sites in Waipahu, including Pu'uhonua O Honouliuli, Waipahu Intermediate School, Pouhala Marsh and more. Each tour will run approximately 1.5 hours.
- Contact: Seating is limited. For reservations call the WCA at (808) 677-6939.
Aloun Farms Pumpkin Patch 2017 Festival
- When: Oct. 14-15, 21-22, 28-29 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- Where: 91-1440 Farrington Hwy; Kapolei, HI 96707
- Attractions: Local food vendors, free hayrides, entertainment, farmers market. The public can also pick corn, beans, sunflowers, pumpkine and more.
- Website: http://www.alounfarms.com/pumpkinfestival.html
The Great Pumpkin Festival
- When: Oct. 21 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- Where: Holy Nativity School; 5286 Kalanianaole Hwy., Honolulu, HI 96821
- Attractions: Pumpkin patch, local food vendors, country market vendors, lemonade stand, games for kids, live entertainment, costume contests, face painting, mechanical cow ride, rock climbing and more.
- Website: http://www.hawaiipumpkinfest.com/
Trick-or-Treating at the International Market Place
- When: Oct. 31 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
- Where: International Market Place; 2330 Kalakaua Ave., Honolulu, HI 96815
- Attractions: Guests are invited to trick-or-treat at participating International Market Place merchants and restaurants.
- Website: Shopinternationalmarketplace.com/halloween
Center-Wide Trick-or-Treating at Kapolei Marketplace
- When: Oct. 31 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
- Where: Kapolei Marketplace; 590 Farrington Hwy., Kapolei, HI 96707
- Attractions: Free trick-or-treating, haunted house and keiki activities.
- Website: http://shopkapolei.com/
Mall-O-Ween Spooktacular Keiki Costume Contest
- When: Oct. 14 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
- Where: Windward Mall
- Attractions: Costume contest with categories including most adorable, most creative, best lookalike and scariest. Contestants must be 12 years and younger.
- Website: http://files.constantcontact.com/3de611ab001/7876f249-9536-4d07-9864-5a47ff30f7aa.pdf
This list will be updated.