Sydney knows how to have fun with fear, especially during Halloween with creepy parties, haunted houses and jump scares taking over the city. Discover your inner witch and make the most of this season with some of the coolest events happening around town throughout the month of October.
Luna Park leaves no stone unturned for Halloween every year with the spine-chilling Halloscream festival. Previous editions have featured wicked witches, scary spells and terrifying mazes to get lost in. This year is no exception with a scary maze, actors playing the dead, themed food and drink and a lot more. Luna Park is also bringing Sydney’s longest Halloween Maze to town. Get more details about Halloscream.
2. Mimmynvovo’s Halloween photography experience
Photography studio and event space Mimmynvovo is transforming into a Halloween hub to get you in the spirit for the spookiest time of the year. The event will feature interactive sets for all your selfie needs, spooky games for all the fun vibes, immersive props and ball pits and more. You can also look forward to a number of themed rooms including a spooky skeleton party, a kissing booth of death and a witches brewing kitchen. Get more details here.
There’s no better way to get spooked than an old-school ghost tour of The Rocks. This guided tour of Sydney’s oldest historical area will take you through the city’s past exploring mass burial pits, opium dens and haunted corners during the most haunted time of the year. Get your tickets.
The Royal Botanic Garden is throwing open its gates for a special Ghostly Garden Tour this Halloween. Walk past shadowy trees, creepy grottos and dark ponds and hear about legends both past and present. You’ll also get exclusive access to the garden after hours. Get your tickets.
5. The Burton Bar
The Burton Bar is back with its immersive Halloween experience. Guests can expect creepy decor, a themed cocktail on arrival, games, and a truly immersive experience for fans of Tim Burton. It’s taking place at The Different Drummer Bar this year. Get more info here.