Halloween Happenings


There’s a lot of frightful fun to be had on the Gulf Coast this Halloween. That’s why our resident ghost writer scared up this list for all you ghouls and goblins. Have a spooktacular time!

Bayside Fire Department Haunted House
October 20 – 22 Bay St. Louis
We have teamed up to benefit HOPE HAVEN this year, which is a wonderful organization! This is sure to be an event fit for the entire family. No set door fee, We ask for Donations at the Door to Benefit Hope Haven.

Cinema By The Spooky Sportsplex
October 20 6pm
A Halloween movie night for families to enjoy! Costume contest for ages 0-12 to participate in. Contest begins at 6:30pm. Gulfport Police Department will be there for the National Night Out Against Crime. Monster House will start at 7:15pm.

Ghost Riders Family Day
October 21 10am The Park New Beginnings Perkinston
A Family Friendly Halloween Event. Will have, Bouncy House, Face Painting, Haunted House, Hay Ride.

Costumes and Cocktails Haloween Party
October 21 8pm – 12pm Orange Grove Community Center
Krewe of Class Presents Costumes and Cocktails… Issa Halloween Party!!!

$10,000 Drawdown & Silent Auction for CASA
October 25 5:30pm – 8:30pm Coldwell Banker Alfonso Realty 9153 Lorraine Road, Gulfport
Batman is coming to Gulfport, MS to beat child abuse. He will rally alongside the greatest superheroes and villains of all time. You are invited to join us, dressed as your favorite hero or villain, as we raise awareness and funds for CASA – Court Appointed Special Advocates.

Haunted Brewery Tours at the Brewery
October 26 – 28 Lazy Magnolia Brewery in Kiln
Lazy Magnolia Presents HAUNTED Brewery Tours! Family Friendly! Thursday & Friday Tours are at 4pm, 5pm, and 6pm and on Saturday every hours from 11am to 4pm! Come dressed in your Halloween Costume!

Haunted Boat Parade, Boo Cruise & Pirates Ball
Pass Christian
YOU CAN be a part of the Haunted Boat Parade whether you have a boat or not!
Friday October 27th: Pirates Ball 6-10pm
Saturday October 28th: Boo Cruise 6-9:30pm
Saturday October 28th: Haunted Boat Parade 7:30PM-till

Junior Auxillary Night in Disguise Charity Ball
October 27 11:55pm
Enjoy an elegant Night in Disguise with the Junior Auxiliary of Gulfport. The evening includes silent and live auction, entertainment by Troy Laz and heavy Hors d’oeuvres.

Ghouls In The Park
October 27 5pm Keesler Outdoor Recreational Park
Get ready for an Alien Invasion at Marina Park’s Ghouls In The Park! The fun kicks off at 5 p.m. October 27 and will include Trunk-or-Treat, Games, a Boo Bus, Hay Rides, Haunted House and of course lots of CANDY!

Special Needs Halloween Dance & Social
October 27 6pm Gautier Civic Center
Mark your calendars and make plans to join us for our 3rd Annual Special Needs Halloween Dance

Halloween Bicycle Tour
October 28 7pm Pascagoula Recreation Center
There will be a kids and group costume contest, judging begins at 6 pm, followed by a trick or treating bicycle tour rolling out at 7 pm. The route will be approx. 5 miles.

Halloween Hustle Duathlon & Road Race
October 28 8am Washington Street Pier Bay St. Louis
Each participant will receive finishers medal, custom event swag (including the annual beach towel), and entry to the Quad Chillin’ After Party.

Boo Bash
October 28 4pm 17200 16th Street, Gulfport
Come out to an exciting Halloween party: Boo Bash! Visit with spooky characters and stilt walkers! There will be games and prizes!

Booo-sing the Ghost
October 28 3pm Chandeleur Island Brewing Company
Chandeleur Island Brewing Company is hosting a Halloween block party! We want to see everyone in there best costumes because we are offering a $500 CASH PRIZE to best overall costume!

Chills & Thrills Trunk or Treat
October 28 – 31 Harrison County Fairgrounds, Gulfport
The 2nd Annual Chills & Thrills Trunk-or-Treat Halloween event, sponsored by the Harrison County Board of Supervisors at the Harrison County Fairgrounds. Last year we hosted over 5,000 people, so this year we are making it a 4 day event. The night at the fairgrounds becomes haunted.

Krewe of Party People Halloween Party
October 28 8pm Good Deeds Community Center, Gulfport
It’s that time again for KOPP’s Annual Halloween Bash! Another event you don’t wanna miss! BYOB, food, DJ, door prizes, costume contest & party atmosphere with strictly the grown & sexy! Tickets $10 & $15 at door!

Cabin Escape!
October 28 5pm – 10pm Dolce Bakeshop 112 W Third Street, Long Beach
Challenge yourself to a 15-Minute Cabin Escape Room at Gulf Coast Carnaval et Fete de Rue in Long Beach, MS! *$7.00 Per Person (includes tax)* Maximum 4 persons.

Ghost Stories in the Gallery
October 28 8pm Mary C. O’Keefe Cultural Center of Arts, Ocean Springs
Join artist, Geoff Mitchell for an evening of storytelling in the spirit of the Halloween season, as locals and authors share their stories of ghosts and the supernatural.

WAMA JAMA – Halloween Block Party
October 28 4pm Walter Anderson Museum of Art in Ocean Springs
Join us for a day of family fun with live music by T.K. Lively and “Everybody’s Here” – a Tower of Power tribute band, food by The Shed BBQ and Blues Joint, and a very special performance by the Bay Ratz Marching Battery!

Big Play Live’s $3000 Freak Show Adult Costume Contest
October 28 9pm  Big Play Live in Biloxi
Big Play Live and Big Play Entertainment Center Present the Coast’s Best Adult Halloween Party!

Halloween Movie Under The Stars – Hocus Pocus
October 28 6:30pm Mary C. Okeefe Cultural Center of Arts
Come enjoy a spooky night under the stars! Hocus Pocus will begin at 7 pm., but you can grab your seats by 6:30! There will be food/drinks, treats, face painting and more!

It’s Halloween! All Around Downtown
October 28 3pm – 12am Downtown Gulfport
Halloween Block Party, As part of a day-long event to include the live local music
Chandeleur Brewing Company, 2711 14th Street, 3:00 p.m. until midnight
Children’s activities, face painting and gamesChandeleu
Costume contest with a $500 cash prize!

Bare Bones BBQ Competition
October 28 & 29 6am – 6pm Pass Christian Harbor
With a view of the Gulf of Mexico from your grill, this licensed Kansas City BBQ competition is offering $5,000 in prizes!

Halloween Fun Festival
October 29 1pm Lynn Meadows Discovery Center
Enjoy trick-or-treating, play games, get your face painted and so much more!

Fall Festival Trunk or Treat
4pm – 6:30pm Crosspoint Church in Gulfport 15046 North Swan Road
his free, family-fun event will have more than 20 decorated vehicles for kids to visit during Trunk or Treat.

Trunk or Treat & Fall Festival
October 30 Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Jackson County Campus
Trunk or Treat
*Children’s Games & Activities
*Concessions for Sale

October 31 5pm Edgewater Mall
Join us for safe, family-friendly trick-or-treating on Halloween.

Trick or Treat Down The Street
October 31 5pm Downtown Ocean Springs
Sponsored annually by the Historic Ocean Springs Association (HOSA), the Halloween event draws people and families from not only across the city, but other communities as well, to have fun in a safe, family-oriented environment.

The Rocky Horror Picture Show
October 31 7:30pm Biloxi Little Theatre
Biloxi Little Theatre proudly presents a special Halloween viewing of the cult classic film, “The Rocky Horror Picture Show”! Featuring a professional shadow cast in front of the movie screen, this is an interactive event not to be missed!