Lake Norman Halloween Events

Family and friends get festive for Halloween around the lake

Halloween Daze & Spooky Knights

Trick-or-Treat at Birkdale Village

October 30th
Birkdale Village | More Details

Join Birkdale Village for a SPOOK-tacular Halloween celebration for the little goblins! Come dressed in your costumes and trick or treat at Birkdale Village's participating retailers and restaurants. Check in at the Grove at 10am for some ghastly goodies and a map to guide you through two fun-filled hours of trick-or-treating!


Voodoo on the Bayou Halloween Party

October 30th
BoatYard Eats | More Details

Boatyard Eats and "Cowboy Mouth" are hosting the music-filled Halloween party of the year! Voodoo on the Bayou features music from New Orleans based rock band "Cowboy Mouth". Come out, listen to music, and come dressed in your best Halloween costume for the chance to win cash prizes for Best Couples and Best Overall costume. Doors open at noon and the performance will start at 8:30pm.


Halloween Bash at Huntersville

October 30th
Primal Brewery | More Details

Come out to Primal Brewery from 1 to 11pm for a day full of Halloween fun! Dress up in your spookiest costume for a chance to win the Costume Contest, and don’t miss out on the face painting starting from 2pm. Bring your finest carving skills for the Jack O’ Lantern Contest, where your pre-carved pumpkin could win a Primal gift basket. Be sure to save your appetite for the Too Cheesy Food Truck that will be available for late lunches and dinner! With live music from three different groups throughout the day and all of Primal’s delicious craft beers on tap, you won’t want to miss out on this Halloween Bash!

South before you hit the road in a motorcoach, while social distancing, to head to three breweries. Door prizes, beer tastings, VIP brewery tours, and costume party with live music to top off the night! 


Halloween Dance Party 2021: Bring It!

October 30th
Dynamic Ballroom | More Details

Break out your best costumes for Dynamic Ballroom’s Halloween party: ballroom dancers’ style! We all know competitive ballroom dancers know how to bling it up and now is the time to show off your style in a Halloween-themed costume contest. Prizes will go to the top three best costumes of the night, and there will be a dance-off/catwalk to determine the winners. Come out early to bust a move at the special Halloween dance group class at 7:00 PM, and keep the party going at the open dance party from 8-10PM. Tickets are sold at $10/person and walk-ins are encouraged!


Owloween on the Raptor Trail

October 30-31
Carolina Raptor Center

Trail Trick or Treat, bird costume contest, owl mask making, owl-themed touch table, and raptor appearances! 11am-2pm.


Halloween Daze and Spooky Knights

October 30th-31st
Carolina Renaissance Festival | More Details

Already the Carolinas' largest costume party, the Carolina Renaissance Festival is the place to celebrate Halloween! All kids 12 and under get FREE admission, no coupon required! Children and parents alike enjoy the fun and safe trick or treating experience with free treats to be found at over 100 locations throughout the Festival Village. And don't miss the children's Halloween Treasure Hunt with Treasure Chest filled with prizes!


Jack's Corner Tap Halloween Party

October 30th
Jack's Corner Tap | More Details

Do the Monster Mash all night long at Jack’s Corner Tap’s Halloween Party on October 30th! Starting at 9pm, you can live it up with live music from the Bald Brotherhood and watch the UFC event playing live at Jack’s. Be sure to wear your best costume for the night for the Costume Contest at the end of the night!


Haunted Hayride Halloween Mixer Cruise

October 31st
Charlotte Cycleboats | More Details

Jump aboard and claim your stake in a seat on the Haunted Hayride Cruise, if you dare! Wander your way along the waters of Lake Norman with an eerie, creepy cruise of spirited fellows and a captain and crew who just may give you the heebie-jeebies. Prepare to be spooked amongst a party-like atmosphere on this first of its kind cruise. Bring your poison of choice (beer, wine or non-alcoholic beverages, NO liquor is allowed) and don’t forget some snacks to keep back the witches, ghosts, and ghouls of the forgotten spirits. Pedal, Drink, Repeat your way through the fog of fear!