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Halloween Family Fun in the Ottawa Capital Region!

By Sara-Lynne Levine, Publisher, Ottawa Capital Region Macaroni Kid October 2, 2021

Looking for family-friendly Halloween fun in the Ottawa Capital Region? We have trick-or-treat information, spooky story times, ghost and witch crafts or other Halloween family fun! Click the event name for the full listing on our calendar and go #FindYourFamilyFun! We will update this list often so bookmark it and check back for updates. Don't forget to check our calendar for other fun events and activities HERE.  

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Local Events
October 4
Pumkinferno at Upper Canada Village
October 5
Fright Fest and Haunting Season at Saunders Farm
Pumkinferno at Upper Canada Village
October 6
Fright Fest and Haunting Season at Saunders Farm
Pumkinferno at Upper Canada Village
PumpkinFest at Proulx Farm
October 7
Fright Fest and Haunting Season at Saunders Farm
Pumkinferno at Upper Canada Village
PumpkinFest at Proulx Farm
October 11
Pumkinferno at Upper Canada Village
October 12
Fright Fest and Haunting Season at Saunders Farm
Haunted House on the Hill @ Billings Estate
October 13
Children's Pumpkin Decorating in the Byward Market
Fright Fest and Haunting Season at Saunders Farm
Haunted House on the Hill @ Billings Estate
PumpkinFest at Proulx Farm
Pumkinferno at Upper Canada Village
October 14
Fright Fest and Haunting Season at Saunders Farm
Haunted House on the Hill @ Billings Estate
PumpkinFest at Proulx Farm
Pumkinferno at Upper Canada Village
October 18
Fright Fest and Haunting Season at Saunders Farm
Haunted House on the Hill @ Billings Estate
PumpkinFest at Proulx Farm
Pumkinferno at Upper Canada Village
October 19
The Bat Hunt at the Canadian Children's Museum
Haunted House on the Hill @ Billings Estate
PumpkinFest at Proulx Farm
Pumkinferno at Upper Canada Village
October 20
The Bat Hunt at the Canadian Children's Museum

Costume Swap at Dovercourt
Halloween Dog Parade at Hintonburg Park
Fright Fest and Haunting Season at Saunders Farm
Haunted House on the Hill @ Billings Estate
PumpkinFest at Proulx Farm
Pumkinferno at Upper Canada Village
October 21
The Bat Hunt at the Canadian Children's Museum
Fairy Tale Fright Fest at Billings Estate
Haunted Horaceville at Pinhey's Point
Haunted House on the Hill @ Billings Estate
PumpkinFest at Proulx Farm
Pumkinferno at Upper Canada Village
Victorian Séance at Billings Estate
October 22
The Bat Hunt at the Canadian Children's Museum
October 23
The Bat Hunt at the Canadian Children's Museum

Trick or Toccata with the Ottawa Pops Orchestra
October 24
The Bat Hunt at the Canadian Children's Museum
October 25
The Bat Hunt at the Canadian Children's Museum
Pumkinferno at Upper Canada Village
October 26
The Bat Hunt at the Canadian Children's Museum
Fright Fest and Haunting Season at Saunders Farm
Haunted House on the Hill @ Billings Estate
Halloween at the Goulburn Rec Complex
Halloween Event at the Minto Recreation Complex Barrhaven
PumpkinFest at Proulx Farm
Pumkinferno at Upper Canada Village
October 27
The Bat Hunt at the Canadian Children's Museum
A Barnyard Halloween at the Canada Food and Agriculture Museum

Ghostbusters Screening at the Mayfair
Haunted House on the Hill @ Billings Estate
Halloween Hijinks at the Cumberland Heritage Village Museum
Halloween pARTy at Shenman Arts Centre
Fright Fest and Haunting Season at Saunders Farm
PumpkinFest at Proulx Farm
Spooktacular Halloween Party at Greenboro Community Centre
Trick or Treat with the Mayor at City Hall

Trick or Treat to a Wicked Beat at the NAC
Wickedly Westboro
October 28
The Bat Hunt at the Canadian Children's Museum
Pumpkin Derby at Lansdowne Park 
A Barnyard Halloween at the Canada Food and Agriculture Museum
Awesome Halloween at the Canadian Children's Museum
Fright Fest and Haunting Season at Saunders Farm

Monkey Rock Halloween Party at Lone Star Texas Grill
PumpkinFest at Proulx Farm
 Halloween at Hunt Club-Riverside Park Community Centre
Pumkinferno at Upper Canada Village
 Pumpkin Party at the Nepean Museum
Trick or Treat to a Wicked Beat at the NAC
October 31
Fright Night at Fairfields Heritage House

Haunted Community Centre at Dovercourt
Trick or Treat at Rideau Hall
Spine Tingling Soiree at Overbrook Community 
Toddler Halloween Hunt at the Diefenbunker


CRAFTS
Bat Craft
DIY WItch Hat
Frankenstein Hand Puppet
Ghost Halloween Craft
Milk Jug Luminaries
Pumpkin Lantern


RECIPES
Day After Halloween Brownies
Halloween Bark
Halloween Marshmallow Pops
Halloween Popcorn Balls
Mummy Dogs


SAFETY TIPS AND HALLOWEEN TREATS
Halloween Safety Tips from the Ottawa Police Department
Navigating Halloween with Braces
Halloween movies for your kiddos
110 Non-Candy Ideas
Halloween Lunchbox Treat... or Tricks
Say Hello to the Switch Witch



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