It’s the most terrifying time of the year, and the Gold Coast is the place to be if you’re keen to celebrate it! Check out the Halloween events happening around town this October.
SÉANCE at HOTA
The first installation of the highly acclaimed multi-sensory series DARKFIELD invites Queenslanders to be engulfed in complete darkness and have their grasp on reality challenged when it opens at HOTA, Home of the Arts on Halloween weekend. Taking place inside a 40ft shipping container in pitch darkness, each audience member will wear a set of noise cancelling headphones. Deprived of their vision, the intense 360 degree audio creates a soundscape that will have them questioning their own sense of reality.
Sea World Spooky Nights (SOLD OUT)
All October long, Sea World will take visitors on the most spine-tingling tour of the beloved family theme park. This is Sea World like you’ve never seen it before. With six new precincts (each one more terrifying than the last) and a spook-tacular line up of entertainment, Sea World Spooky Nights promises to leave you screaming – and not just from the death-defying rides!
Happy Halloween at Dreamworld
With spook-tacular entertainment, frightfully fun food, rides at night, trick-or-treating and more, Dreamworld’s Happy Halloween is the perfect way to celebrate the spooky season. From the costume contest – which will judge the creepiest and most boo-tiful costumes – to the frightful food delights, and not to mention the Dreamworld attractions to know and love made scarier by the dark of night, it’s sure to be an unforgettable family adventure. Don’t forget to collect your candy before the night is done!
The Haunted Passage
This year Cavill Lane Surfers Paradise will be another Gold Coast evil residency to get your Halloween thrills on with the debut Haunted Halloween weekend nights of The Haunted Passage. This atmospheric showcase is designed to transport you into a haunted passage influenced by horror films and haunted attractions, for an experience of an immersive event. These Haunted Halloween nights will feature a haunted maze, escape room, little shops of horror, scare performers, street food, laneway bar, and so much more… so make a night out of it!
Halloween Party at the Coolangatta Hotel
The spooky season has arrived – are you ready for a seriously spook-tacular time at the Cooly Hotel? On Saturday 30 October, indulge in devilishly BOOzey Mr Consistent cocktails on offer at the pop up cocktail bar. Plus there will be plenty of live entertainment from Rob Fitchett from 5pm and Agent 77 Band from 9.30pm. Last but not least, be sure to pull out your scariest looks because there will be prizes for the best Halloween themed costume!
Halloween at Easy Street
As the only authentic American diner on the Gold Coast, we can’t think of a better place to spend your Halloween this year! Better yet, they’re running a week-long Halloweek event from October 25 to October 31. The diner will be fully decorated, plus Halloween night our staff will be transformed into Zombies to celebrate the spookiest night of the year! Sunday night we’ll be offering Free Fries or Onion Rings for anyone who dines in costume. Bookings are essential.