Wild Rumpus Halloween Parade and Spectacle in Athens, Georgia
Wild Rumpus Halloween Parade and Spectacle in Athens, Georgia

6 of Georgia's Best Halloween Events

Show off your best costume, look at what other people have on or both at these Halloween festivals in Georgia.

Walker Stalker Con

Fans of zombies and The Walking Dead won't want to miss Walker Stalker Con in Atlanta Oct. 18-20, 2019. The event gives attendees unique access to stars of the TV show and other sci-fi and horror shows, as well as a chance to wear amazing costumes.

Little Five Points Halloween Parade and Festival

Little Five Points Halloween Parade in Atlanta
Little Five Points Halloween Parade in Atlanta

Atlanta's Little Five Points neighborhood fills with a costume-clad celebration of the holiday. Don’t miss the truly creative hometown Halloween Festival and Parade on Oct. 19, 2019, which includes live entertainment, an artist market and food vendors.

Wild Rumpus Halloween Parade and Spectacle

Billed as the Athens, Georgia, version of Mardi Gras, this Halloween is not for the faint of heart. Two days of festivities in downtown mark the Wild Rumpus Halloween Parade and Spectacle Oct. 25-26, 2019.

Not So Spooky Halloween

Pumpkin Destruction Day at The Rock Ranch
Pumpkin Destruction Day at The Rock Ranch

Families are invited to trick or treat, enjoy music and games, enter costume contests, and experience all the usual attractions at this annual Saturday event Oct. 26, 2019, at The Rock Ranch. The following week, return for all the pumpkin-launching fun for the National Pumpkin Destruction Day celebration on Nov. 2, 2019.

Fright Fest

Frightening rides, spooky shows and scare zones make Six Flags a scream for Halloween. - Six Flags Over Georgia
Frightening rides, spooky shows and scare zones make Six Flags a scream for Halloween. - Six Flags Over Georgia

Can't make it to a local festival? Don’t miss Six Flags Over Georgia’s annual Fright Fest in late September through October, when the park transforms into a Halloween-themed attraction complete with haunted houses!

Netherworld

Can't get enough screams? Head to one of the best haunted houses in the world, Netherworld, which has moved from Norcross to a bigger location in Stone Mountain. Thought the previous location was frightful? Just think of what they can do with more dark and scary space! Through Nov. 9, 2019.

Published: October 2019