Halloween Family Fun in Detroit

Ready to spend Halloween in one of the most haunted places in America? In Detroit, you don’t have to travel far or break the bank to enjoy all the entertainment that comes along with this holiday. Break away from the staple of going door-to-door searching for candy and experience a new of Halloween fun because this is the time for ghosts and ghouls to shine. Along with some well-known haunts of Detroit, here is a list of festivities going on all over the city.

Spooky Skate

Spooky Skating

Ridgeland Common Recreation Complex

415 Lake St

Oak Park, IL 60302

October 30th 6:00 PM – 8:15 PM

This annual event brings a chillingly good time to Berkley’s Ice Arena. Those who come in costume enter for free! This Halloween event allows for you and your family to skate amongst your favorite witches, vampires and your favorite cartoon characters. If you chose not to dress up, normal admission fees include the following: $7 for adults, $5 for children 12 and under, and $3 for skate rental.


Under Big Top

Under the Big Top Halloween Extravaganza

29350 Northwestern Highway

Southfield, MI 48034

October 24th 12:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Open to the public,the Franklin Athletic Club offers a Halloween event filled with activities with the kids in mind. Activities include inflatable rides, swimming, clowns, and of course face painting!


Brandywine Cemetery

Brandywine Cemetery

2727 Brandywine St

Ann Arbor, MI 48104

October 30th and 31st 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM

A beloved neighborhood attraction, the Brandywine Cemetery is a haunted attraction that brings an exhilarating time for all to enjoy. The Brandywine Cemetery is a free haunted event however they do ask you bring food donations for the local food bank. With the goal to create fun, Halloween-filled times for you and your family, that is not gory for the more adventurous souls on Halloween.


Detroit Zoo

Zoo Boo

8450 W. 10 Mile Rd

Royal Oak, MI 48067

Select days, October 9th to 25th

This is the place to go for great trick-or-treating with a once in a lifetime view! With live entertainment, this celebration includes festive decorations, pumpkin carving, street performers, and a live stage show. Although for the safety of the animals, most of the exhibits will be closed after dark, animals will be out during the day and still gives you a chance to experience the trick-or-treating trail through the front of the zoo.

Happy Halloween!