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Halloween events in Tampa Bay: time for boos and booze

We have Halloween events for just about anyone, from family-friendly pumpkin patches to Halloween-themed burlesque shows and light displays.
A child holds up a pumpkin for his mother at the Harvest Moon Farm and Corn Maze in Masaryktown in Hernando County. [Luis Santana | Times]
A child holds up a pumpkin for his mother at the Harvest Moon Farm and Corn Maze in Masaryktown in Hernando County. [Luis Santana | Times]
Published Sep. 24
Updated Sep. 30

Halloween season is upon us, and there are events and parties to fill just about anyone’s treat bucket.

There are family-friendly fall festivals, pumpkin patches and light displays. For those that like things more gory, you’ll find lots of haunted houses and scares. And for the party types, there’s lots of booze to add to your boos. Check event details for any pandemic precautions; many did not list requirements.

Read on, if you dare.

Family friendly

Pumpkin Festival and Haunted Farm: You’ll find everything from traditional pumpkins to specialty and baking pumpkins at this family festival with hay rides, a corn pit, mini crop maze, petting zoo, live entertainment, haunted maze, bounce pillow, haunted barn, hay chute slide and a scarecrow contest. $12.50, 2 and younger free. 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Sundays through Oct. 30. Raprager Family Farm, 16907 Boy Scout Road, Odessa. 813-922-2799.

Harvest Holler Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch: Bring the family to stroll the field of this year’s corn maze. Then, stick around to explore the pumpkin patch and enjoy cornhole, live farm animals, a cow train and hay ride. $15, $12 seniors/ages 2-12, 1 and younger free. 4-8 p.m. Fridays, noon-8 p.m. Saturdays, noon-5 p.m. Sundays through Nov. 14. Harvest Holler Corn Maze, 950 Tavares Road, Polk City. 352-895-8687.

Haunted Water Tour: A dead-lightful docent tells tales of Tampa’s haunted past along the waterways. Tours depart from the convention center hourly. Tickets are valid for all day hop-on/hop-off service. $25, $15 children (included with daily pass). 6:30-9:30 p.m. Fridays-Sundays through Oct. 30. Pirate Water Taxi, 333 S Franklin St., Tampa. 813-223-7999.

Halloween Light Show: Christmas lights take on a spooky twist for 20-minute light shows with Halloween-themed music, water and smoke. Benefits Clothes to Kids. Free (donations appreciated). 8-9:30 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays through Oct. 23, 7:30-9 p.m. Oct. 25-28, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Oct. 29-30 and 7:30-10 p.m. Oct. 31. Sylvan Ramble Light Show, 4412 W Sylvan Ramble St., Tampa. 813-733-8806.

HarvestMoon Fun Farm Pumpkin Patch: A 5-acre corn maze with a cow train, pedal cars, barnyard games, a petting farm, pumpkin patch and a tree house. $13.95, 2 and younger free. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays through Nov. 7. HarvestMoon Fun Farm, 15990 Stur St., Masaryktown. 727-326-3256.

Fall Festival Fundraiser: Bring the family to check out the pumpkin patch and enjoy pony rides, hayrides, face painting, petting zoo, bounce houses, live music and an animal show. $12. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays through Oct. 31. Horse Power for Kids, 8005 Race Track Road, Tampa. 813-855-8992.

Creatures of the Night: This year’s night of eerie family-friendly frights features Night Shadow, a dream master who brings dreams to life. New attractions include Junkyard of Broken Dreams, Ghosts of Gator Grove, Scarecrow Junction, Dr. HooDoo Show and the Voodoo Bar. $29.95. 4-10 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays Oct. 8-30. ZooTampa at Lowry Park, 1101 W Sligh Ave, Tampa. 813-935-8552.

Shimmering Lights Fall Festival: Costumes are encouraged for not-so-scary activities including a ¼-mile walking train with hundreds of themed lighted displays and pixel animated props moving to the music, outdoor movies, a lights maze, scavenger hunt, games and crafts. $7, 2 and younger free. 7-10:30 p.m. Oct. 8-9, 15-16, 22-23 and 29-30; 7-10 p.m. Oct. 10, 14, 17, 21, 24-28 and 31. Sunkissed Acres, 2302 N Dover Road, Dover. 813-510-7553.

Scarecrow Festival: Families can build their own scarecrow at this festival with a pumpkin patch, pumpkin painting, instructions on growing your own pumpkins, family photos, a magic show, rescued skunks, games, prizes, petting zoo, model trains, blacksmith demonstration, food trucks, costume contest and soccer collies. $10, $5 students, 4 and younger free. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday. The Pioneer Florida Museum and Village, 15602 Pioneer Museum Road, Dade City. 352-567-0262.

Fox Squirrel Corn Maze: See how quickly your family can escape the corn maze before enjoying duck races, cornhole, hayrides and a pumpkin patch. $11, $10 ages 3-17, 2 and younger free. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays Oct. 9-24. Fox Squirrel CornMaze, 3002 Charlie Taylor Road N, Plant City. 813-756-8918.

Farm Festival: Here’s a fall festival with scenic hayrides, a pumpkin patch, crafts, music, pony rides, a corn pit, photo opportunities, pumpkin launchers, animal exhibits, plant show, yard games, sunflowers, bounce houses, miniature golf and a barrel train. $10. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays Oct. 9-30. DK Landscaping, 1750 Lake Ave. SE, Largo. 727-348-0818.

Spooktacular Recital: Friday Morning Musicale students show off their spooky costumes and perform silly songs. Family members not performing are required to wear masks and sit in socially distanced pods. Free, $35-$50 to perform. 5 p.m. SundayOct. 10. Friday Morning Musicale, 809 W Horatio St., Tampa. 813-251-1990.

Pumpkin Patch Festival: The 30th annual festival includes hayrides, a petting zoo, games, craft show, live music, pony rides, corn maze, scarecrow displays, barnyard playground, train rides, butterfly experience and more. $12, 10 and younger free. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays Oct. 16-31. Hunsader Farms, 5500 County Road 675, Bradenton. 941-322-2168.

Pumpkin Patch Express: Families board a train for a 2½-hour ride to a pumpkin patch with activities including hay rides, arts and crafts, Lincoln Log building and games. Kids can pick their own pumpkin to take home. $15-$33. 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays Oct. 16-24. Florida Railroad Museum, 12210 83rd St. E, Parrish. 877-869-0800.

Halloween Zine: Middle and high school students can bring a scary story, or write one of their own, to create a Halloween-themed Zine. A zine is a small circulation publication similar to a magazine. Copies will be made of your zine and distributed to other participants. Everyone leaves with a spooky zine library. Free (registration required). 6-7 p.m. Oct. 22. Seminole Community Library, 9200 113th St. N, Seminole. 727-394-6905.

Halloween Drive-In Movie Marathon: Here’s a movie marathon of Halloween-themed movies. See Beetlejuice, Little Shop of Horrors, Lost Boys and Poltergeist, all for $20 a car load. The last movie ends at 2:30 a.m. $20. 7 p.m. Oct. 22. Joy-Lan Drive In, 16414 U.S. 301 N, Dade City. 352-567-5085.

Pumpkin Fest: Join Florida Botanical Gardens for a pumpkin patch, pumpkin carving, and spooky activities including a scarecrow contest, paint workshop and trick-or-treat at Heritage Village. Free. Noon-4 p.m. Oct. 23-24. Florida Botanical Gardens, 12520 Ulmerton Road, Largo. 727-735-5144.

Pumpkin Painting: Children up to age 5 can paint a small pumpkin and explore stations with creative, process based art projects and sensory play stations. $30, $6 additional pumpkins. 4-5 p.m. Oct. 23. Painted Leaf Studio, 110 W Country Club Drive, Tampa. 813-955-9786.

Pub Crawl-O-Ween: Dress in a costume and join Club Sports for a five-stop pub crawl with a free drink at each stop and prizes for sexiest, scariest and wackiest costumes. $20-$35. 6-11:30 p.m. Oct. 23. Central Avenue Sports Bar, 217 Central Ave., St. Petersburg. 727-575-7939.

Haunted Happenings Drive Thru Boo: This spooktacular drive-through experience for the family features a haunted trail with tricks throughout and treats at the end. Free. 7-9 p.m. Oct. 29. Oldsmar Sports Complex, 3120 Tampa Road, Oldsmar. 813-749-1152.

Wesley Chapel Fall Festival: Pasco County’s fall festival returns with a giant food truck rally, live entertainment on three stages, a pumpkin patch, trunk or treat and a pet costume contest (3 p.m. Oct. 31 only). $5-$10, 12 and younger/pets free. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 30-31. Tampa Premium Outlets, 2398 Grand Cypress Drive, Lutz. 813-674-1464.

Boo Bash: Everyone is invited to wear a costume for Disney’s Halloween-themed after-hours party with Halloween cavalcades, costumed character appearances and trick-or-treating through out the park. After-hours parties are popular and often sell out because crowds are limited and ride lines are shorter. $129-$139. 7 p.m. Oct. 5, 8, 10, 12, 15, 17, 19, 22, 24, 26, 29, 31. Walt Disney World, 1515 N Buena Vista Drive, Lake Buena Vista. 407-934-7639.

Halloween Trunk or Treat: Dress the entire family in costume and bring the kids for a free toddler ice cream cone and the opportunity to collect candy from decorated vehicle trunks. Free. 2-5 p.m. Oct. 30. Jillybean’s, 368 Patricia Ave., Dunedin. 727-754-5742.

Monster Fest: Dress the family in costumes for a giant Halloween festival with a car show, trunk or treat, live wrestling, a magician, haunted walk, food trucks and live music by AC/DC and Def Leppard tribute band Highway to Hell. Benefits the Hernando County United Way. $15-$20. 5-11 p.m. Oct. 30. Lead Foot City, 17109 Old Ayers Road, Brooksville. 844-532-3366.

Halloween on Central: Nearly 2 miles of Central Avenue will close down to traffic for a five-hour car-free Halloween event. Enjoy shopping, vendors, costume contests, trick or treating, entertainment and Sip and Stroll activities along 22 blocks in the Edge and Grand Central District spanning from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street to 31st Street. Free. Noon-5 p.m. Oct. 31. Grand Central District, 1800 block of Central Ave, St. Petersburg.

Halloween Distance Classic: Put on a costume that doesn’t limit your movement and join a 5K, 10K or halfathon run with a view of the Sunshine Skyway. $45-$80. 7:05 a.m. Oct. 31. Fort De Soto Park, 3500 Pinellas Bayway S, Tierra Verde. 727-347-4440.

Halloween Bash: Snack on pizza and candy as you enjoy a night of electronic gaming tournaments including Fortnite, Among Us and Call of Duty Zombies. Tables also open for playing Pokemon, Magic the Gathering and other table top games. $25-$30. 8 p.m.-midnight Oct. 30. Simplicity Esports, 853 Brandon Town Center, Brandon. 813-654-8217.

Spooktacular Magic: Illusionists Chris and Ryan Zubrick conjure up a blend of sleight-of-hand, family-friendly comedy and grand-scale illusions in a 70-minute performance. Kids get a free magic wand. $40. 7-8:15 p.m. Oct. 31. Zubrick Magic Theatre, 1211 First Ave. N, St. Petersburg. 866-982-7425.

Haunts and scares

Scarehouse: Enter a 10,000-square-foot possessed warehouse that built itself into the spooky tale of the aftermath of a Red Tide infection. Don’t worry, the warehouse is air-conditioned. $15. 7-11 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays through Oct. 16. Warehouse District, 12461 Creekside Drive, Largo.

Scream-A-Geddon: The horror park nestled in what feels like the middle of nowhere in Dade City runs on select nights through Oct. 31. The indie haunt has six haunted houses, a beer garden and the Monster Midway. Tickets start at $27.95. Save $5 at screamageddon.com. 27839 Saint Joe Road, Dade City. 813-452-5412.

Undead in the Water: A frantic and terrified crew tell tales of a mysterious female apparition aboard the American Victory ship. Traverse multiple decks of the WWII cargo ship as you try to make it out alive. $18-$20. 7:30-10:30 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays through Oct. 23, and 7:30-10:30 p.m. Oct. 28-31. Sparkman Wharf, 615 Channelside Drive, Tampa. 813-228-8766.

Haunted Cruise on the Lost Pearl: Climb aboard the Lost Pearl for a cruise to the American Victory. Along the way, hear tales from the terrified crew after surviving a hurricane in the Bermuda Triangle. The 40-minute cruise includes admission to Undead in the Water and a complimentary cocktail. Cruises depart hourly. Not recommended for children 12 or younger. Starting at $39. 7-10 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays through Oct. 23, and 7-10 p.m. Oct. 28-30. Pirate Water Taxi, 333 S Franklin St., Tampa. 813-223-7999.

Howl-O-Scream: The annual Halloween event returns for 28 nights of scare zones and haunted houses, including two new haunted house experiences. $29.99-$44.99 (single night). 7 p.m. Fridays-Sundays through Oct. 10; 7 p.m. Oct. 14-17, 21-24 and 28-31. Busch Gardens, 10165 N McKinley Drive, Tampa. 813-884-4386.

Wykoff’s Haunted House: Walk through a maze of rooms with actors depicting terrifying, and sometimes gruesome, scenes. $15-$25. 8 p.m.-midnight Oct. 8-9, 15-16, 22-23 and 29-30; 8-10 p.m. Oct. 10, 13-14, 17, 20-21, 24 and 27-28; 8 p.m.-1 a.m. Oct. 31. Wykoff’s Haunted House, 5082 67th Way N, St. Petersburg. 727-287-8359.

CarnEvil 2: The Halloween Experience: The creepy carnival sets up on Westfield Street with dark aerial circus acts, frightening roaming characters, haunted sideshows, zombie break dancers, psychics, palm readers, ghost stories, carnival games, spooky themed photo ops, a haunted pumpkin patch, mask making and pumpkin painting. Free. 7-10 p.m. Oct. 16. Brandon Westfield Town Center Mall, 459 Brandon Town Center, Brandon. 863-797-9962.

Adult parties and shows

Spooky Trivia: Join Mayven Missbehavin’ for two hours of 21-and-older spooky trivia with prizes. Private and group playrooms available after trivia. $5-$65. 3-5 p.m. today. Eyz Wide Shut, 8504 E Adamo Drive, Tampa. 813-620-1234.

Frankenprov: Give life to a new creation in this monster mashup of Halloween improv games. $10. 8 p.m. Oct. 9Saturday. Carrollwood Players, 4333 Gunn Highway, Tampa. 813-265-4000.

Evil Dead: The Musical: Five college students spend the weekend in an abandoned cabin in the woods and accidentally unleash an evil force that turns them all into demons. $15-$50. 8 p.m. Oct. 14-15, 22 and 29; 3 and 8 p.m. Oct. 16, 23 and 30; 3 p.m. Oct. 17, 24 and 31. Stageworks Theatre, 1120 E Kennedy Blvd., Tampa. 813-374-2416.

Halloween Bash: Join Anthill Cinema and Guavatron for a night of Halloween happenings and music. $12. 8 p.m. Oct. 16. Cage Brewing, 2001 First Ave. S, St. Petersburg. 727-201-4278.

Horror Movie Trivia: Gather a team and challenge other horror movie fanatics in a horror movie trivia contest. Free (registration on Eventbrite required). 7-9 p.m. Oct. 20. Two Shepherds Taproom, 4813 N Grady Ave., Tampa. 813-769-9983.

Halloween Cheese and Wine: Taste four fall-themed wines paired with four courses of different cheeses. Note: You will be sitting at tables with other parties. $40. 7-8:30 p.m. Oct. 23. Cheese Please, 3225 S MacDill Ave., Tampa. 813-766-0060.

Love at First Bite: Oh La La Cabaret and Femmes and Follies present a Halloween-themed burlesque show. $20. 7-10 p.m. Oct. 23. La La’s Sangria Bar, 203 N Meridian Ave., Tampa. 813-460-4522.

Deathmatch Horror Story: ICW brings us a ghoulish night of “No Holds Barred” wrestling action. You might see some crazy costumes in honor of Halloween. The event will also be streamed on IWTV. $25-$40. 8 p.m.-midnight Oct. 23. The Pawn Shop, 8201 U.S. 19, Port Richey. 727-849-4196.

Jam-O-Ween: Costumes are encouraged for this Grown and Sexy dance party with a costume contest, full bar and music by DJ M&M. $35-$45. 9 p.m. Oct. 23. NetPark, 6213 E Hillsborough Ave., Tampa. 813-850-4014.

Murder at Hallow’s Manor: Everyone gets a role in the Halloween-themed, fully immersive murder mystery show with a buffet dinner and a glass of champagne. $50. 7-10 p.m. Oct. 26. Blind Goat Food and Drink Co., 4106 Henderson Blvd., Tampa. 813-515-7962.

Halloween III: Season of the Witch: Camp Cult Cinema Club celebrates Halloween with a salute to Michael Myers and a presentation of Halloween II. $13. 7-10 p.m. Oct. 28. Vintage Gimmick, 2213 E Sixth Ave., Tampa. 802-683-7160.

Demon Time: Halloween Mansion Party: Three DJs keep the mansion’s ballroom hopping for this dance party with a live performance by Johnny Loko and contests for best individual, couple and group costumes. The party runs until 3 a.m. $20-$30. 10:30 p.m. Oct. 29. The Orlo, 315 S Plant Ave., Tampa. 813-898-2438.

Halloween Bar Crawl: Tampa: Put on a costume and join Crawl with Us for a Halloween bar crawl with two free drinks or shots at each location, food and drink specials, an after-party and a costume contest for $1,000 in cash. $25. 4 p.m.-midnight Oct. 30. James Joyce Irish Pub, 1724 E Eighth Ave., Tampa. 813-247-1896.

Halloween Sip and Shop: A Halloween-themed networking session with a costume contest, treats and giveaways. $15. 5-9 p.m. Oct. 30. Enjoy Ya Selfie, 1701c N Avenida Republica de Cuba, Tampa. 813-577-2058.

Halloween Trolley Pub Crawl: Dress up and climb aboard an open air trolley for a five-stop Halloween themed pub crawl. Includes music and drinks on the trolley between stops. $35. 7-11:30 p.m. Oct. 30. Linksters Tap Room, 8201 Cooper Creek Blvd., Bradenton. 941-359-1282.

Hallowfest 2021: A Halloween party with two full liquor bars, a costume contest, raffles and live outdoor music by Re-Birth, Shattered, Nibiru, Sevensins, Level the Planet and Dysfunctional. $10. 7 p.m. Oct. 30. BT’s Pub and Lounge, 15440 Cortez Blvd., Brooksville. 352-345-4726.

Tiki Terror: Put on a tropical- or horror-themed costume and join Sheba Queen of the Night Entertainment for a seductive Halloween party with burlesque performances, live music, live art and a costume contest for prizes. $25-$40. 7 p.m.-midnight Oct. 30. Groovehaven Music, 2655 Fairfield Ave. S, St. Petersburg.

Ghosted: An LGBTQ+ Halloween masquerade with dancing, late-night food, and a costume contest for cash and paid bar tabs. $10. 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Oct. 30. Oasis Restaurant and Bar, 1525 Fourth St., Sarasota. 941-217-5082.

Groveaween: Costumes are required for this grooving party with DJ dancing, LED activation, food trucks, haunted houses, spooky bars, themed drinks and a costume contest. $15. 9 p.m. Oct. 30. Grove 16, 6333 Wesley Grove Blvd., Wesley Chapel. 813-948-5444.

NovaWeen 15: Time Machine: The annual Halloween costume party takes on a Time Machine theme with aerialists, fire shows, chain and sword play, CRY wheels, Tarot card readings, go-go dancers, DJ dancing, photo booth, food trucks and other surprises. $32.05. 9 p.m.-3 a.m. Oct. 30. NOVA 535, 535 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. St. N, St. Petersburg. 727-821-6682.

Hallowine 6.0: Sip on wine at this costume party with music by four DJs and prizes for best costumes. $15-$25. 10 p.m.-3 a.m. Oct. 30. Dunns River Island Cafe, 11154 N 30th St., Tampa. 954-699-9394.

Project Fear! Gather your ghouls and dress in costume to join the Hyperglow Tour for a dance party with $2,000 cash prizes for sexiest, scariest, best couple and most creative costumes. $15-$50. 9 p.m. Oct. 31. Club Skye, 1509 E Eighth Ave., Tampa. 813-247-6606.

Art

Dia de los Muertos 2: Approximately 28 Florida artists created 70 Dia de los Muertos-inspired pieces in glass, fiber, metal, wood and paint on canvas. Also, 68 sugar skulls created by local artists and 50 small sugar skulls decorated by children at R’Club. An opening celebration from 6 to 9 p.m. on Friday includes a costume contest, free face painting and sugar skull treats served by costumed characters. Remains on display through Oct. 30. Free. 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. daily Oct. 8-30. Atelier de SoSi Gallery, 2380 Sixth Ave. S, St. Petersburg. 727-481-1953.

Plushy Pumpkins: Hands-on instruction on the basics of knitting and how to make whimsical plush pumpkin softies to decorate your home. $25 instruction only, $30 with supplies. 3-6 p.m.Saturday. Creative Junk Therapy, 10236 Fisher Ave., Tampa. 813-324-9777.

Halloween Mini Gardens: Design a miniature garden with a haunted house and an entire Halloween miniature world with natural elements, loose parts and colorful paints. Masks required. $40. 10 a.m. Oct. 16, 10:30 a.m. Oct. 17. Painted Leaf Studio, 110 W Country Club Drive, Tampa. 813-955-9786.

PurgARTtory: Local artists and performance artists present a display of dark art and burlesque sure to make your skin crawl. $15-$25. 5 p.m.-midnight Oct. 16. Coastal Creative, 2201 First Ave. S, St. Petersburg. 813-452-9799.

Char-Boo-Terie: Families can join Delicious Art to learn how to make a candy coffin candy charcuterie board. Parties will sit at tables for four and work on a project together. Parents can opt out and stand behind their children while they work, or work with them. $60. Noon-2 p.m. and 2:30-4:30 p.m. Oct. 17. Armature Works, 1910 N Ola Ave., Tampa. 813-250-3725.

Movies

A Nightmare on Franklin Street: The schedule for the annual horror film festival and ghost tours is as follows. It all takes place at Tampa Theatre, 711 N Franklin St. 813-274-8286.

  • Nightmare 2021 kicks off with a free screening of The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It. The film stars Tampa Bay-area actors Eugenie Bondurant and Paul Wilson, who will be available for a Q and A, autographs and photos after the show. Free (RSVP required). 8:30 p.m. Oct. 16.
  • The 1994 comedy Ed Wood: Tim Burton’s funny look at a creative person whose works often left people scratching their heads. $10, $7 members. 5:30 p.m. Oct. 17.
  • The 1979 thriller Alien: A crew in deep space responds to a distress call and boards a ship taken over by an unkillable monster that preys on them. $10, $7 members. 9 p.m. Oct. 17.
  • Nightmare 2021 includes a special after-school program for kids. Mommy and Me screenings take place in the afternoon and feature family favorites. This portion features Hocus Pocus. $10, $7 members, 12 and younger free. 3 p.m. Oct. 18.
  • The 1987 comedy horror Evil Dead 2: Dead By Dawn: A woman becomes possessed by demons after listening to an audiotape that contains voices reading from The Book of the Dead. $10, $7 members. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 18.
  • The 2019 horror Death Cast: Lines between a film and its cast become blurred when they find themselves in actual life and death situations. $10, $7 members. 7 p.m. Oct. 19.
  • The 2016 horror Raw: A vegetarian strays from her principals and eats meat. She soon finds it awakens something horrible within herself. $10, $7 members. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 20.
  • The 1954 sci-fi Them: A horde of atomic bomb-irradiated giant ants wreak havoc on a small town. $10, $7 members. 7 p.m. Oct. 21.
  • The 1975 sci-fi musical Rocky Horror Picture Show: A Transylvanian mad scientist in lingerie attempts to make a life form. Audience participation is encouraged. Bring toilet paper, cards, newspapers and toast. $10, $7 members. 7:30 p.m. and midnight Oct. 22.
  • The 1960 suspense movie Psycho: In this Alfred Hitchcock film, a serial killer slays his victims in an attempt to make a skin suit. $10, $7 members. 3 p.m. Oct. 24.
  • Thr second film in the Mommy and Me after school films is The Nightmare Before Christmas. $10, $7 members, 12 and younger free. 3 p.m. Oct. 25.
  • The 1980 horror movie The Shining: Supernatural evil takes over a hotel, its guests and staff. $10, $7 members. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 25.
  • The 2003 horror movie A Tale of Two Sisters: A series of strange events plague a family upon one sister’s release from a mental hospital. $10, $7 members. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 26.
  • Nightmare 2021 continues with Campfire Stories. Sit around a real fire and listen to the Storytellers of Tampa Bay share PG rated scary stories. $10, members free. 7 p.m. Oct. 27.
  • The 2017 thriller Get Out: A man meets his girlfriend’s parents for the first time. $10, $7 members. 7 p.m. Oct. 28.
  • The 2019 thriller Us: Scary people do scary things during a home invasion. $10, $7 members. 10 p.m. Oct. 28.
  • Dark Carnival: Join Victorian Horror Troupe Phantasmagoria for a dark and evocative 19th century horror-themed stage show. $26. 7 p.m. Oct. 29.
  • SpiritsFest: Backstage: Patrons can sip on drinks and prowl never-before-seen corners of the historic theater in search of paranormal activity. Timed entries available. $100, $90 members. 5-8 p.m. Oct. 30.
  • The 1922 silent horror Nosferatu: A Symphony of Horror: An unauthorized adaptation of Bram Stoker’s Dracula. Steven Ball performs the film’s score on the Mighty Wurlitzer organ. $13, $10 members. 2 p.m. Oct. 31.
  • The 2000 horror movie Shadow of a Vampire: A semi-retelling of the story of Dracula. $10, $7 members. 5 p.m. Oct. 31.
  • The 1978 thriller Halloween: Infamously masked Michael Myers silently kills everyone in a house. $10, $7 members. 8:30 p.m. Oct. 31.