With fall just around the corner, the slew of upcoming Halloween holiday events has scared up a wealth of enthusiasm for Orlando locals and travelers alike. It’s that time of year when the air gets a bit crisper, nights get darker and people look forward to one of the spookiest nights of the year. Central Florida dresses up with Halloween events and attractions that make it one of the top destination choices of travelers during the celebratory season. The range of attractions at many of the big-name theme parks to surrounding suburbs run from mild to wild, and from ghastly thrills to family fun, especially when entertaining visiting guests. The weather is spectacular, the events are ghoulishly fun, so get in the spirit during Halloween this October. There’s still time to make your holiday vacation travel bookings, especially with Best Vacations Ever promotional vacation packages by 30-plus-year travel veteran Preferred Guest Resorts. With Best Vacations Ever, you still have time to book an amazing family vacation for four, or even a locals staycation, with complimentary accommodations located right in the heart of the action by calling 800-656-2780. Check out customized Best Vacations Ever travel packages online and download our informational videos at bestvacationsever.com. Some of the most popular upcoming Orlando Halloween events that lure out locals, and new and repeat travelers alike include:
HALLOWEEN EVENTS 2013
Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party at the Magic Kingdom Theme Park
Everyone is encouraged to don their favorite costume and enjoy the magic and family-friendliness of this after-hours event that includes trick-or-treating, a “Boo-to-You” Halloween parade and a “Happy HalloWishes” fireworks display.
23rd Annual Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Orlando Resort®
Maximized by its ever-growing popularity, this screaming good time is held nightly at the popular theme park from Sept.– Nov. t at 6:30 p.m., with chainsaw-wheeling characters and themed haunted houses—this year includes “Walking Dead,” “Evil Dead” and “The Cabin in the Woods” This year’s event will feature scare zones, additional haunted houses and live shows.
A Petrified Forest Presents Museum of Mayhem in Altamonte Springs
Located minutes east from downtown in Altamonte Springs, this haunted scare trail features live actors through—what else?—a petrified forest. Thrill seekers will dig this scary stroll. Select nights and times beginning Sept. 28 through Nov, 2; check the website for more information.
Halloweenie Roast at UCF Arena
Switch up your Halloween itinerary with a concert on Oct. 25 at 6 p.m. at UCF arena on the University of Central Florida campus for Orlando’s WJRR 101.1 FM’s Halloweenie Roast, featuring headliner Alice Cooper, as well as Bullet For My Valentine, Black Veil Brides and additional acts.
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What is your favorite Halloween event or activity in Orlando?