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Halloween 2023 at Ontario Parks

By the pricking of our thumbs, something wicked this way comes…

We’ve got tons of haunted Halloween events coming up! Find some stand-out spookiness below (and don’t forget to check out events page for late-breaking additions!).

Will you be visiting the ghosts of campers past this October?

Reminder: if you decorate your campsite for Halloween this year, please respect the natural environment of the park and remember to remove all your decorations and litter when festivities are over.

Springwater Provincial Park — Evil Unleashed

collage of halloween decorations

Ready for a hauntingly good time?

In partnership with JoeBoo Evil Events, Springwater is hosting five haunted houses ranging from 4,000 to 5,000 sq. ft.

Stick around for a group of escape rooms and an evil village with beverages and treats… IF YOU DARE!

Check JoeBoo Evil Events for their full schedule, fees, and more information.

AGES 13+

September 22 – October 31

Sibbald Point Provincial Park — Falloween

child with jack o lantern

Join staff for a fun-filled day of festive Halloween and fall-themed events, including a campsite decorating contest, pumpkin carving, and cool Discovery drop-ins!

October 7, 2023

Turkey Point Provincial Park — Halloween Haunt Weekend

Take a self-guided hike through the Lookout Bluff Trail or Oak Savannah Trail to see some Halloween facts, fun and some fall colours!

Join events like Halloween games, a scavenger hunt, Halloween crafts, and more!

October 6-9, 2023

MacGregor Point Provincial Park — Witches in the Woods

Activities include a pumpkin carving competition, trick-or-treating, campsite decorating, and fun family programming about “spooky” animals like bats, snakes, and spiders!

October 13-15, 2023

Inverhuron Provincial Park — RIIP (Rest in Inverhuron Park) Halloween Weekend

Ready for one spoooooky Saturday? Check out Inverhuron’s fa-boo-lous events:

Pumpkin carving contest: 5:30-8:30 p.m.

Staff will be lurking through the campground looking to judge jack-o-lanterns. Staff will be awarding ghoulish prizes for best adult and child carvings.

Best costume contest: 5:30-8:30 p.m.

Staff will be secretly judging costumes and awarding prizes for best child and best adult costume.

Trick-or-treating: 5:30-8:30 p.m.

Walk campsite to campsite through our Holmes Bay Campground getting your fill of goodies.

Campsite decorating constest: 7:00-8:30 p.m.

Pack your Halloween decorations and come help make the woods spooktacular. Love prizes? Staff will be on the hunt for the best decorated campsite.

October 21, 2023

Wheatley Provincial Park  Halloween in the Park

Come join in the eerie-sistible Halloween fun!
There will be treats and amazing decorations.
October 7, 2023

 Point Farms Provincial Park – Halloween/Thanksgiving Weekend

Activities include site decorating contest, pumpkin-carving contest, scavenger hunt, and trick-or-treating.

Book early to avoid disappointment!

October 7, 2023

Sauble Falls Provincial Park – Camper Halloween

Campers, come prepared to decorate your site/ tent/ trailer — the spookier, the better! On Saturday night, the ghosts and goblins will go site to site trick-or-treating at decorated campsites.

October 27-29, 2023

Bronte Creek Provincial Park  TWO Camper Halloween Weekends!

Halloween decorations

A favourite time of year for our ghosts and goblins.

Campers on are invited to decorate their sites, dress up, trick-or-treat, and join in on any Discovery programs offered that weekend.

Check the events calendar for more updates!

October 13-15 AND 20-22, 2023

Craigleith Provincial Park — Shivers on the Shale 

Halloween decorations cover a site. campers really getting into the spirit.

Check out the bevy of bewitching events Craigleith has in store.

Visit their haunted picnic shelter, participate in their campsite decorating contest and kids’ costume contest, carve a pumpkin, and trick-or-treat!

October 13-15, 2023

Pinery Provincial Park — Halloween Weekend

Celebrate Halloween with trick-or-treating in the campground and Halloween-themed programs and events.

October 20-22, 2023

Don’t see your favourite park listed?

Some parks are celebrating October with night hikes, owl prowls and other spooky events. Stay tuned to our events page or look for the park on social media.

Tweet us your haunted parks pictures using hashtag #CamperHalloween.

Happy haunting!