Halloween Seattle: 2024 Spookiest Events

Nestled amidst evergreen trees, a thriving coffee culture, the echoes of grunge music, and the iconic Space Needle, Seattle beckons with its unique coastal charm. Yet, as the spooky season draws near, a chilling transformation takes hold of the city.

Follow along as we reveal some of the most hair-raising Halloween events in Seattle.

Prepare for a creepy adventure as you navigate perplexing corn mazes, summon your courage for the spine-tingling experience of braving haunted houses. Explore the enchanting pumpkin patches. And select the perfect canvas for crafting intricate jack-o-lanterns that will light up your Halloween night.

Ready for a devilishly good time in the City of Goodwill? Gear up in your most bone-chilling attire, grab your trick or treating bags. And keep reading as we guide you through the best Seattle Halloween events this year!

Seattle Halloween Events

Great Pumpkin Beer Festival

Where: Seattle Center, 305 Harrison St, Seattle, WA

Step into a world of pumpkin-infused wonder at the 19th Annual Great Pumpkin Beer Festival, brought to life by The Vera Project. Immerse yourself in a breathtaking lineup of over 80 pumpkin and seasonal beers. Sourced from both local crafters and breweries around the globe.

Carved, charred, and filled with delectable pumpkin beer. The real star of the show is a colossal several-hundred-pound pumpkin to be tapped and savored by eager attendees.

And that’s not all! Brace yourself for the excitement of thrilling costume contests that promise to spark creativity and laughs. Let the rhythm of live music move you, while local food trucks treat you to a culinary journey.

Dive into the art of pumpkin carving or witness the hilarity of a pie-eating contest. To top it off, an irresistible air of festivity dances through the scene. Inviting you to bask in the pumpkin spirit.

external view of elysian brewery brewing company in Seattle Washington, USA
photo credit: Elysian Brewing via Facebook

Nile Nightmares

When: September 30th and select nights of October

Where: Nile Shrine Golf Course, Mountlake Terrace, WA

Dive headfirst into the abyss of fright at Nile Nightmares. Embark on an otherworldly adventure through the chilling realms of attractions such as Deadman’s Cove, Curse of the Nile, and Slaughterhouse.

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Traverse the daunting corn mazes, tiptoe through the Halloween haunted cemetery. And brace yourself for the spine-chilling Hillbilly Holler Trail. From twisting haunted houses to pulse-pounding escape rooms.

Don’t miss your chance to immerse yourself in a night of heart-racing terror! With an arsenal of hair-raising experiences, Nile Nightmares will unearth Halloween’s eeriest secrets that will leave you trembling and breathless.

Autumn on The Edge

When: Sunday, October 1st,

Where: The Edgewater Hotel, Seattle, WA

Immerse yourself in the warm embrace of autumn’s ambiance. And celebrate Halloween at The Edgewater Hotel with Autumn on The Edge.

Savor mouthwatering culinary delights from three delightful food trucks. And let the rhythms of live music serenade your senses.

For the little ones, a petting zoo and vibrant pumpkin patches await. Meanwhile, a lively beer garden will invite adult attendees, offering a tantalizing array of beers.

This is more than a Halloween-themed event; it’s an opportunity to revel in the season’s splendor. Weaving treasured memories with loved ones that will last a lifetime. You won’t want to miss it!

family of three pushing cart with pumpkins at Bobs Corn and Pumpkin Farm in Seattle, Washington, USA
photo credit: Bob’s Corn Maze and Pumpkin Farm via Facebook

BOO Halloween Seattle

Where: WAMU Theater, 800 Occidental Ave. S, Seattle, WA

Set amidst neon lights that paint the night, accompanied by the beats of live music and an exuberant crowd. BOO Halloween Seattle emerges as a Halloween party like no other.

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Over two thrilling days, the WAMU Theather in Capitol Hill transforms into a devilish playground of haunting raves. Offering a spine-chilling Halloween lineup of music and entertainment.

This festival guarantees attendees a Halloween they won’t soon forget. Amongst the Pacific Northwest’s finest, the lineup boasts some of the most sought-after artists in the region such as:

  • Alesso
  • Adventure Club
  • Armin van Buuren
  • Boys Noize
  • Zedd
  • And many more!

Thrill the World

Where: Magnolia Community Center parking lot, Seattle, WA

Get ready to groove with the entire globe at Thrill the World. An electrifying annual synchronized dance to Michael Jackson’s iconic “Thriller.” Held at the Magnolia Community Center, this exhilarating event is free and welcomes everyone.

There really is something evil’s lurkin’ in the dark as participants dress up as zombies, master the dance routine. And join the horde in performing together in the community center’s parking lot.

Transform into the undead and dance to the legendary beats of one of the most popular songs of the King of Pop. A family-friendly activity suitable for all ages, it’s one of the Seattle Halloween events. That promises infectious energy and spooktacular entertainment.

 a group of people walking down the street wearing different Halloween attire 
photo credit: Seattle Fun Events via Facebook

Meet PJ Masks and Underwater Pumpkin Carving

Where: Seattle Aquarium, Pier 59, Seattle, WA

Take a break from the spooky thrills and adult-centric festivities. Treat your little adventurers to a Halloween day at the Seattle Aquarium! Get ready for thrilling meet-and-greet sessions with your beloved superheroes: PJ Masks!

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Engage in a not-so-spooky scavenger hunt, dive into non-scary craft activities. And witness the magic of the legendary underwater pumpkin carving.

Let your kids don their favorite Halloween costume and join in the family fun. It’s the perfect way to create cherished memories together in a child-friendly Halloween setting.

Seattle Hotels

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Downtown Seattle at daytime during fall in Seattle, Washington, USAReady for a Spooktacular Time in Seattle?

Pumpkins, zombies, and Frankenstein, oh my! Halloween is right around the corner, and if you’re in Seattle, get ready for a treat!

From intricate corn mazes and spine-chilling haunted houses to lively party music and frothy beer. The Emerald City has all the ingredients to transform Halloween into your most anticipated day of the year. Happy haunting!

Tell us, How Will You Celebrate Halloween Seattle This Year?

What other Halloween events Seattle would you add to our list? Leave us a comment below!

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Written by Archie Villaflores

Over the years, he has won numerous national contests for news and editorial writing, but he has recently discovered that his true passion...

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