Searching for the best Halloween events in Perth?

As October rolls in, anticipation rises across our city for the spookiest time of the year.

From trick-or-treat events for the kids to family-friendly brain-teasing escape rooms and from walks through a nature reserve to a late-night bash – there’s no shortage of October events for you to choose from!

Dive into this Perth Halloween guide by Lost Reality Escape Room!

Halloween Twilight Market

Halloween Twilight Market, Perth

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Looking for family-friendly Halloween festivities in Perth? The Perth Makers Market has just the thing for you! This year, they’re lighting up the Supreme Court Gardens with a Halloween Twilight Market. 

With over 80 of WA’s finest makers, scrumptious food stalls, a pop-up bar, and live music, it promises an evening of fun and frolic. 

The little ones can dive into spooky sensory play, get their faces painted, or join a scavenger hunt. And if you’re looking for more family-friendly attractions in Perth, check out our list.

And hey, why should kids have all the fun? Parents, that’s your cue to dress up and join the celebration, making it a memorable Halloween outing for the entire family.

Date & Time: Friday, 27th October, from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Website: Visit the website.

Boo-wling At The Lookout

Boo-wling, The Lookout, Perth

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Ever thought of mixing bowling with Halloween? The Lookout invites you and your little ghouls for a ‘Boo-wling’ extravaganza! 

Enjoy 2 hours of unlimited bowling, paired with a delightful kids’ meal. 

And to quench those monstrous thirsts? Jugs of soft drinks, juice, or water are at the ready. 

It’s not just about the strikes; it’s about the spooky fun and lolly bag treats that await! So, are you ready to roll into the Halloween spirit?

Date & Time: Tuesday, 31st October, from 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Website: Visit the website.

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Craving an adrenaline-pumping Halloween night? The Psycho Circus is rolling back into Perth for Halloween 2023, and it’s set to be more thrilling than ever!

Imagine a world where the ordinary morphs into the extraordinary, and every nook and cranny buzzes with Halloween magic. 

From mesmerizing fireworks that light up the night to breathtaking carnival performances, it’s a spectacle not to be missed. 

Whether you’re a Halloween aficionado or just seeking some electrifying entertainment, the Psycho Circus is your ticket to an unforgettable evening. 

Date & Time: Saturday, 21st October, from 9:00 p.m.

Website: Visit the website.

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Lost Reality Escape Rooms

Lost Reality Escape Rooms, Perth

That could be you, on Halloween – sitting in triumph on The Frozen King’s throne!

Searching for a brain-teasing, hi-tech adventure to celebrate Halloween? Team up with your family, friends, coworkers, and loved ones, and find your way to Perth’s top escape room!

We have five adventures for you to choose from:

  • Find your way out of a magical forest before you’re trapped forever in The Jungle.
  • Figure out how to defeat a powerful enemy in a mythical war in The Frozen King.
  • Venture into the lair of a powerful witch in search of a magic potion in The Witch’s Potion.
  • Save London from the vengeful plan of a criminal mastermind in Sherlock Holmes: London is Falling.
  • Bring down a dangerous crime family in The Mafia.

Want to carry on the Halloween festivities after your escape mission? Krispy Kreme, Pinn’s Palace (Chinese cuisine), and Crust Pizza are all minutes away on foot. 

This could be your most memorable October event in Perth! 

Website: Visit the home page.

Kids Nature Club Halloween Walk

Kids Nature Club, Halloween Walk, Perth

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Ready for an outdoor adventure in the dark, with a Halloween twist? Head for the enchanting world of Lake Gwelup Reserve with the Kids Nature Club Night Walk. 

As nature awakens and the night comes alive, keep an eye out for some spooky surprises along the way! 

Tailored for kids aged 5 and up, this parent-supervised event promises an evening of exploration and fun. 

Don’t forget your torch, though there are reusable glow torches available for the little explorers. 

And here’s the sweetest part: every child gets a lolly bag to celebrate this special Halloween night walk! 

Just remember, the meeting spot is behind the hall by the lake.

Date & Time: Saturday, 28th October, from 6:45 p.m. to 8:15 p.m.

Website: Visit the website (Eventbrite).

For more kid-friendly vacation ideas in Perth, check out our ultimate guide.

Dreams & Nightmares: A Halloween Symphony Spectacular

Dance of the Dead

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The West Coast Philharmonic Orchestra invites you to a realm where dreams and nightmares meld seamlessly. 

Lose yourself amidst a Halloween concert experience that’s both spine-tingling and awe-inspiring. 

As the melodies unfold, they’ll breathe life into the enchanting dreams that grace our sleep and the lurking shadows of the night. 

From the ethereal beauty of Mozart’s “Queen of the Night” aria to the captivating tales of The Sorcerer’s Apprentice, “Dreams & Nightmares” promises a mesmerizing journey. 

Let the power of music transport you to a world where enchantment meets spine-chilling wonder.

Date & Time: Saturday, 28th October, from 7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Website: Visit the website.

Dance of the Dead

Dance of the Dead

The event poster is taken from their website.

Dancing amidst ghouls and ghosts – Does it get any more Halloweeny than that? The Dance of the Dead will turn that dream into a spine-tingling reality! 

Enter a world filled with blood-curdling visuals, hair-raising attractions, and – for a sweet twist – free green fairy floss. 

But that’s not all; grisly drink specials await those daring enough to sip. 

And if you’re thinking of attire, go all out! Don your most outrageous outfits, ghastly gowns, or frightful frocks. 

The most captivating costumes might just catch the eye of their minions and earn generous awards. Ready for the dance of the dead?

Date & Time: Saturday, 28th October, from 4:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Website: Visit the website.

Trick or Treat at Wanneroo Markets

Trick or Treat

Dial up the Halloween festivities for kids with a memorable trick or treat event! Representational image.

Are you on the hunt for the perfect Halloween outing for your little ones? Wanneroo Markets’ annual Halloween event promises a day of safe, family-friendly fun that your kids will adore. 

Picture them giggling as they go stall-to-stall, collecting treats, or their eyes lighting up at the sight of a bouncy castle. 

From face painting to the enchanting Origami Sammi, and even a petting zoo, there’s a sprinkle of magic at every corner. 

And for those who love to dress up – There are prizes to be won! 

So, gather your little goblins and ghouls and make it a day to remember at Wanneroo Markets.

Date & Time: Sunday, 29th October, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Website: Visit the Event page (Facebook).

And if you’re looking for more adventures nearby, consider visiting our escape room near Wanneroo.

Fremantle Prison Torchlight Tour

Fremantle Prison Torchlight Tour, Perth

It’s close enough to a ghost tour and just the spooky activity Halloween calls for! Representational image.

Have you ever wanted to uncover the haunting tales behind Perth’s historic landmarks? Here’s your chance – a torchlight tour of the famous Fremantle Prison. 

As the sun sets and darkness envelops, the prison’s walls come alive, whispering tales of loneliness, pain, and eerie happenings. 

Join our guides on a torchlit journey, unveiling stories of botched executions, unjust imprisonments, and the chilling cries of the past. 

But a word of caution: this tour can be as spine-tingling as any Perth ghost tour and is not for the faint-hearted.

* Note: While tour dates aren’t available on Halloween Day, you can book tours on the 25th.

Website: Visit the website.

Seasons Halloween: Sideshow Alley at the Claremont Showgrounds

Seasons Halloween, Sideshow Alley

The poster is taken from the event page on Facebook.

Seasons is transforming the iconic Sideshow Alley at Claremont Showgrounds into a festival playground for Halloween. 

Think about it: the very heart of the Royal Show, brimming with every ride you can imagine, now hosting Perth’s most awaited Halloween bash. 

From multiple stages, eerie Ghost Trains, and mind-bending 3D Mazes to a towering Ferris wheel and a vast silent disco, it’s set to be a Seasons Festival for the record books.

Date & Time: Saturday, 28th October, from 3:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Website: Visit the Event page (Facebook).

Emoween at Badlands Bar

Emoween, Badlands Bar

The perfect event for adults looking for late-night Halloween thrills! Representational image.

In search of a Halloween late-night activity with a twist? Badlands Bar is turning up the angst this year with EMOWEEN! 

Think of it as Halloween but with a heavy dose of emo vibes, eyeliner, and all things dark and dramatic. The best-dressed attendee stands a chance to win a $200 voucher and other prizes from BESERK. 

Dive into the night with deathly decor, get a free emo blood makeover, indulge in some scary fairy floss, and pose for a haunted photoshoot. 

And don’t forget to sip on themed drinks like the Scream Sour or Frankenstein Fizz. 

Remember, it’s an 18+ event, so leave the little monsters at home and come revel in the emo spirit!

Date & Time: From 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, 28th October, till 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, 29th October.

Website: Visit the Eventbrite page.

The best events and activities to celebrate Halloween 2023 in Perth – key takeaways

Halloween in Perth is shaping up to be an unforgettable experience this year. 

Whether you’re planning a family outing, seeking a thrilling late-night adventure, or just looking to immerse yourself in the festive spirit, there’s an event tailored for you. 

Remember to mark your calendars, dress up, and, most importantly, have fun. 

Here’s to a spook-tacular Halloween 2023 in Perth!