Halloween Events in Greater Morgantown

We have all of your Halloween Events and Activities this October

Whether you’ve decorated your house with seasonal decor, you’re getting ready to carve pumpkins, or you’ve been planning your costume since last year, Halloween is a fun holiday the entire family can get involved in…even your pets!

If you’re a Greater Morgantown local looking to hand out candy in your neighborhood or attend a party with a costume contest, we’ve created a must-have guide for all of your spooky needs! (You don’t have to go bobbing for apples to make plans this year unless you want to of course!) Grab your friends, the kids and the rest of the family, and get ready to “out-scare” the rest!

Halloween Fun Around Town

Thursday, October 3rd

Sugar Skulls Workshop

Join the WOW! Factory for an evening of colorful creativity on Thursday, October 3rd at 6pm for a Sugar Skull Workshop! Their friendly staff will guide you through creating your dream Sugar Skull design. Check out their Mountaineer Deal coupon here.

Saturday, October 5th

A Halloween Wargame

Stop by the Aull Center on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 1 PM to participate in/watch a Halloween-themed historical wargame as part of Haunted History Month! The wargame will be based on the 1776 Battle of White Plains during the American War for Independence, at which the Headless Horseman supposedly lost his head.

Thursday, October 17th

Ridge Kids Trunk Bash

All families are welcome to the Ridge Kids Trunk Bash! There will be trunk-or-treating, food trucks, games, pumpkin decorating, and more. This fun event is open to everyone!

Friday, October 18th

Boo at the Zoo

It’s time to get your costumes ready for Boo at the Zoo! Visit Hovatter’s Wildlife Zoo October 18th, 19th, and 20th from 2-6pm! That’s right, 3 days of trick-or-treating through the zoo with animals! They will be passing out TONS of candy and, of course, all of your favorite snacks will be for sale!

Saturday, October 19th

Howling Halloween

Hop into your costumes (not required) and bring your kids and yourselves out to Chestnut Ridge Park and Campground (CRPC) for trick-or-treating, hayride, a craft, and games! Volunteers and CRPC staff will be decorating the grounds and inside select buildings, and handing out candy along with a Haunted Trail within the park. This event is free; however, donations of food items, toiletries, school supplies, or other items for the Pantry Plus More program are appreciated.

Saturday, October 19th

Boo ‘n Brew

Got plans for Saturday, October 19th? Join us from 2-6 pm for our Boo & Brew Festival. Brew for the adults + activities for the kiddos = so much food and fun for everyone.

Wednesday, October 23rd

The Arcade of Horrors

Starport Arcade and Pub Presents: The Arcade of Horrors! A Nightmare on Elm Street with Mr. Freddy Krueger. The bar/Arcade will be SPOOKified & themed for the whole month of October. On this day, there will be a free showing of the movie, movie theater style, on a large projection screen. There will be free popcorn and goody bags, as well as horror themed cocktails guests can buy. Let’s get SPOOKY!

Thursday, October 24th

Business Trick-or-Treat

Enjoy trick-or-treating with businesses in Downtown Kingwood!

Friday, October 25th

Tropics Halloween Kids Night

Tropics is having a kid’s night! There will be free face painting, balloons, candy and costume contest! There will be prizes for cutest, most creative and best family costume. Check out their Mountaineer Deal coupon here.

Friday, October 25th

Terror on the Tygart Haunted Hayride

The TLSP Foundation is hosting their Annual Haunted Hayride-Terror on the Tygart. There are only two evenings to enjoy this hayride! Bring the family over on Friday, Oct 25 and Saturday, October 26 from 6:30 pm to 9 pm. The cost is $2 per person and guests may board the hayride at the Park Office.

Friday, October 25th

All Aboard Grafton Haunted House

All Aboard Grafton is pleased to announce the return of our Haunted House fundraiser this Halloween season! Come join us in some spooky fun while supporting your local community engagement organization

Saturday, October 26th

Oktoberfest @ Sargasso

Grüß Gott! Sargasso, Terra Cafe, and Riverbirch Cafe have teamed up to bring you the most authentic and fun Oktoberfest in town for another year! Featuring cuisine by Sargasso’s own Austrian Chef Thomas Metzler, live music and entertainment, and all the beer in boots you can handle! Check our Sargasso and Terra Cafe’s Mountaineer Deals Coupons!

Saturday, October 26th

Oktoberfest @ High Ground Brewing

That’s right guys, Oktoberfest is coming to Terra Alta!
Mark your calendars for a day filled with great food, great beer and great music! We will have Bar-B-Qed Beast in the beer garden featuring a full German menu with their special twist. An Oompah Band will be playing during the day and Jeffrey Wayne takes the stage from 6-9. Three German style beers on tap including a Kölsch, a Märzen and a Hefeweizen along with some of your other favorites! Check out their Mountaineer Deal coupon here.

Saturday, October 26th

Candy Crawl

Visit the Morgantown Mall for their Candy Crawl event. Each participating storefront inside the mall will have candy for your kiddos!

Saturday, October 26th

Trunk or Treat

With the Halloween season upon us, Grafton is ready for their annual Trunk or Treat behind the International Mother’s Day Shrine located on Main Street in Grafton! Bring the whole family for an evening full of fun starting at 6:00 pm.

Sunday, October 27th

Camp Mountaineer Trunk or Treat

Visit Camp Mountaineer on October 27 from 1pm to 5pm for a day of Spooktacular fun! There will be candy, fun activities, and prizes for kids. Come dressed in your best Halloween costume, try to climb our Wall of Terror and go shoot at the BB Range! Anyone and everyone is welcome to attend, as this event will be fun for all ages.

Sunday, October 27th

Trunk or Treat

Triple S Harley Davidson is partnering with local businesses and organizations to bring you their 2019 Trunk or Treat on October 27 from 1pm-3pm. There will be a bounce house, face painting, and our course will be set up for test rides!

Tuesday, October 29th

Howl-O-Ween Doggie Trick or Treat

Whooo let the dogs out? Dog trick or treat night. Vendors will set up along the Reservoir Loop Trail and hand out dog treats. Contest and prize(s) for best-dressed pooch. Bring something to collect doggie treats. All dogs must be kept on leash and cleaned up after. Well-behaved dogs only, please. Free but donations appreciated! Please pre-register

Thursday, October 31st

Halloween @ High Ground Brewing

You bring yourself and High Ground Brewing will bring the boo’s! There will be live music by The Five & Dine will be from 6-9pm and Sophie’s Serendipity will be set up for food service. They will be playing horror flicks on the TVs and projector and as always, will provide free popcorn. Join them before they have to close the garage door and get ready for that Terra Alta winter! There will also be a costume contest for best costume! Check out their Mountaineer Deal coupon here.

Thursday, October 31st

Halloween @ Morgantown Flour & Feed

Bring your costumes for an epic family-friendly Halloween Reggae Party at Flour & Feed. Don’t worry, they are bringing the fire, so they understand if you feel the need to bring your beach attire. Come celebrate Fall, before that winter slump!

Thursday, October 31st

Trunk or Treat

Please join Mt. Pleasant, Thornton, Knottsville and Wesley UM Churches as they host their 3rd annual Trunk or Treat at the old Thornton School, located on Route 50 East of Grafton! Bring the kids for a great evening full of candy!

Friday, November 1st

Halloween Dancy Party

Country Roads Jamboree will be having a free Halloween party and dance for the kiddies. There will be cake walks, music for dancing, karaoke, snacks and treat bags for the kiddies. Everything for the kids (ages 0-17) this night will be free. Costumes are welcome!

Friday, November 1st

Trick or Tequila Bar Crawl

Hello Boos and Ghouls! Get ready to put on your coolest, scariest or sexiest costume and join your friends for the event everyone is talking about. Participants will take a twilight walk through the spooky streets of downtown Morgantown visiting 6 bars and nightclubs along the way. This monster march is not for the faint of heart. Do you have what it takes?

 

“Trick or Treat” Schedule for Halloween Night

Monongalia County

  • Morgantown: 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. if you’re inside the city limits on Thursday, October 31
  • Main Street Morgantown: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, October 30
  • Star City: 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 31
  • Westover: 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 31

Preston County

  • Brandonville: 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 31
  • Kingwood: 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 31
  • Newburg: 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 31
  • Reedsville: 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 27
  • Terra Alta: 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 31
  • *Unincorporated areas of Preston County: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 31

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