Five Fantastic Children’s Events to enjoy in Sydney this Halloween

It’s no secret (and no surprise!) that children love Halloween. Playing with their friends, dressing up in creepy kids Halloween costumes and being able to stay up later than usual make Halloween a holiday for any child to look forward too – and that’s before the sweets!

This year, why not go a step further and add some extra excitement to Halloween by taking your children to one of the many amazing child friendly events happening around Sydney? With a range of events available to suit children of all ages, you’re guaranteed to find an event that grabs your attention that you just can’t wait to take your kids too.

So, get out those Halloween costumes, clean those make-up brushes, and get ready for the definitive list of “Five Fantastic Children’s Events to enjoy in Sydney this Halloween”


Swamp Monsters

Fantastic fun for children aged 5-12, Swamp Monsters at Centennial Park is an action-packed day full of challenges, games and a whole host of other activities that your children will love. Kids must follow a map and complete five freaky activity stations to finish the course where they can celebrate by decorating aa scarecrow in their very own pumpkin patch.

When: Saturday, 28th October – 9AM – 4:30PM

Where:  Centennial Park

Price: $20

More info here


 St Marys Trick or Treat Trail

 If you love taking your children trick-or-treating, why not try somewhere totally new this Halloween and send your kids down St Marys Trick or Treat trail. This annual celebration in the St Marys Town Centres is terrific fun for kids of all ages with entertainment, activities and whole host prizes to be won you’ll be hard pushed to find another event like it in Sydney.

When: Saturday, 28th October – 9AM – 4:30PM

Where: Coachmans Park

Price: Free

More info here



This year we see the return of Halloscream, and for its 5th year the hotly anticipated “Halloscream : Revenge of the forgotten funfair” looks set to be their best one yet! Filled with loads of family activities, you can find out your future at Madame Fortuna’s freak show funfair, have your hair done in the Mutant Beauty Salon, or simply sit down and watch some of the wonderful shows on offer at the Putrid Playhouse, Sinister Circus, or one of the many ‘Private Screaming’s’ that take place over the weekend.

When: Friday, 27 October – Tuesday, 31 October – 7PM – Midnight

Where: Luna Park

Price: $54

More info here


Garden Monsters

Let your little monsters challenge themselves with this action-packed Halloween obstacle course that’s perfect for small children aged 5-12. Kids must jump, climb, crawl and think their way through a range of obstacles in order to get sweets, treats and a whole host of other Halloween goodies. Just make sure The Mount Annan monsters don’t play a trick on you!

When: Saturday, 28 October - 10AM until 2PM

Where:  Australian Botanic Gardens, Mount Annan

Price: $15

More info here


Trick or Treat

Don’t trick or treating around your area? Maybe you aren’t able to take your Children to their usual trick or treat spots? No worries, your kids still won’t miss out this year. Thankfully, Bunnings Minchinbury has created a family friendly safe Halloween space. Filled with special treat stations, a haunted house as well as several other games and snacks for the kids to enjoy your kids are guaranteed to have a great time whilst you can be happy they’ll stay safe this Halloween.

When: Tuesday, 31 October – 6PM – 7PM

Where: Bunnings, Minchinbury

Price: FREE

More info here


We hope you’ve enjoyed our list of fantastically freaky Halloween events for Children. Will you be attending a Halloween event at all this year? Do tell us! We’d loe to hear it.