2023 Halloween in Northern Virginia has a lot to offer for the week. There are several parades, concerts, and events going on in the Northern Virginia area. Be sure to check out the local Northern Virginia Virginia nightlife guide to find the perfect plans for Halloween weekend.
Things to Do for Halloween in Northern Virginia 2023
Fall for the Book
at Old Town Hall
Fall for the Book joins The City of Fairfax Fall Festival with all-day family friendly events.
Pumpkin (Papier Maché) Painting
at Vanish Farmwoods Brewery
You get an 8" papier maché pumpkin to paint for the fall season - Halloween to Thanksgiving. Paints, brushes and instruction provided.
2nd2NUNN Roaring 20's Gala
at 14822 Independence Dr
2nd2NUNN's 1st Annual Gala Fundraiser. The night will include Dinner, DJ, Costume Contest and a Roaring Good Time
Ghost Walks: Return to the Shadows
at 3944 Cameron St, Dumfries, VA 22026-2318, United States
Do you dare? Return to the Shadows with our paranormal investigator as he leads you through the historic area of Dumfries sharing our lore.
Read With Carylee Road Trip - Children's Book Festival
at Hylton Performing Arts Center
Let's get it started! Are you ready for the children’s reading event of the year? Right here in Northern Virginia.
Introduction to Knitting: Pumpkins w/ Karen Hoagland
at 1121 King St
We'll learn the basics of casting on, the knit stitch, the purl stitch, binding off, and the basics of reading a knitting pattern. When we're done, you'll have a cute rustic pumpkin!
Craft a Halloween Tree
at 533 Montgomery St
Come out and make your spooky tree that lights up - with ghosts, bats, or any spooky creature that calls to you! Ages 12+.
Trunk-or-Treat at Madison Crescent
at The MarketPlace at Madison Crescent
Fall Festival with Face Painting at Madison Crescent! Treats, snacks & more.
Halloween Pumpkin decorating party
at Angie's Haven
During this event we'll learn how to acrylic pour! This takes no artistic ability and you will be left with a pumpkin masterpiece & a canvas. Grab your tickets for one of the best Halloween events in Alexandria, VA, City.
Art & Sip Halloween ArtPalette 22
at Palette 22
Candy apples & mushroom ghosts that glow in the dark, yes please! Palette 22 resident artist, Mirela, will be teaching this October class. Get ready for Halloween in Alexandria, VA,with one of the best event in town.
Movie Night at Barton Park
at Barton Park
Join us for a movie night in Barton Park! Enjoy savory & sweet treats while enjoying a showing of Disney's original movies.
American Legion Post 24 Annual Oktoberfest on the Patio
at 400 Cameron St
Start looking for your favorite beer stein and lederhosen for our annual Oktoberfest on the Patio hosted by American Legion Post 24.
Fall Pumpkin Festival at Tysons Corner Center on the Plaza
at Tysons Corner Center
Join us for a FREE Fall Festival on The Plaza at Tysons Corner Center. Live pumpkin carving, beer garden, kids corn maze (Sunday), and more!
Halloween Festival 2022 @ Hogback Mountain Pony Rides
at Hogback Mountain Pony Rides, LLC
Halloween 2022,please come and join us with your friends and loved ones.
City of Secrets, shadows and Silhouettes
at 650 N Quincy St
It’s a costume cannabis party! Donate$125.00 to attend Go to www.ataxia.org/secrets
2nd Annual Late Harvest Festival at Calico
Calico's welcoming fall with a free afternoon fest of pumpkin picking & painting, caramel apples, local beer tastings & autumnal specials!
Pumpkin decorating party 3.0
at Old Ox Brewery
During this event we'll learn how to acrylic pour! This takes no artistic ability and you will be left with a pumpkin masterpiece & a canvas
Poe Garden: A Literary Halloween Tradition
at Glencarlyn Branch Library
There will be readings of Edgar Allan Poe, festive decorations in our garden and refreshments in the library. Get ready for Halloween in Alexandria, with one of the best event in town.
Pumpkin Festival at Avenir Place
at The Shops at Avenir Place
6th annual Pumpkin Festival at the Shops of Avenir
6th Annual Howard Homecoming Bar Crawl Presented by Makers Mark!
at U Street Northwest
The Largest Bar Crawl in the World!
2022 Old Town Fairfax Fall Crawl
at Old Town Plaza
Crawl Old Town Fairfax City in your best creative costume!
Herndon's 2nd Annual Monsterously Fun Trunk n Treats
at 205 Van Buren St
That's right, we're back to bring you Herndon's very own Second Annual Trunk or Treat for the whole family to enjoy.
Halloween Trunk or Treat at Premier Martial Arts
at 7986 Crescent Park Dr
Get the kids (and yourself) out of the house for some Trunk or Treat Halloween Fun!!
Halloween Cookie Decorations
at 3912 Lansing Ct
Come and have some Halloween fun with Celebrity Pastry Chef Dawn.
Painting & Pints - Halloween Edition
at Fair Winds Brewing Company
Bring your family and friends and let's have a cool Halloween activity here at Fair Winds Brewing Company
Spookasana: Halloween Themed Yoga w/ DJ Thunder Bunny
at emPOWER kids
Your favorite Halloween-themed yoga event is back!
Henderson Hall OOHRAH Run Series - Haunted Hill Halloween 5k
at Cpl Terry L. Smith Gym
MCCS Henderson Hall Semper Fit is proudly hosting the 2022 Haunted Hill Halloween 5k. The race will begin across from Terry L. Smith Gym.
Pumpkin Carving in the Park
at Middleburg Community-Center
Choose a pumpkin, grab a cider, listen to live music, and get creative with From the Earth Creative's Amy Potter! This festive event will be in conjunciton with our concert in the park.
Spooky Math House
at Russian School of Mathematics - Herndon
Math games, yummy treats and free prizes!
The Goddess and The Veil Retreat
at Historic District
Connect With Your Inner Goddess!
KINETIC Presents District of the Dead: DC Halloween Weekend 2022
at Washington, DC Venues
District of the Dead delivers a fright-filled Halloween Weekend at 3 of DC's premiere venues
Old Town Manassas Holiday Crafts and Treats
at Manassas Museum Lawn
Welcome to the Holiday Crafts & Treats at the Manassas Museum!!
Harry Potter Halloween Fest
Boxwood could not be more excited to host another Harry Potter event, but this time we've added more fun.Grab your tickets for one of the best Halloween events in Alexandria, VA, City.
Halloweekend at The Perch
at The Perch @ Capital One Center
Join us for a Halloween costume party featuring live music, spooky golf, pumpkin painting, adoptable pups, seasonal beverages & more!
Alexandria Halloweekend Hangover Bar Crawl
at Alexandria (Various Venues)
Grab your tickets for one of the best Halloween events in Alexandria, VA, City.
2nd Annual Carlyle Halloween Stampede
at Whiskey & Oyster
Join us on October 29th from 2pm-6pm for our 2nd Annual Halloween Stampede in Carlyle, Alexandria! Start your crawl at any of the participating restaurants: Whiskey & Oyster, Sweet Fire Donna's, Tequila and Taco or Lost Boy Cider.
The Hip Hop Halloween Bar Crawl 2022
at U Street NW
Don't be SCURRED!! The Annual Hip Hop Halloween Bar Crawl is happening Saturday October 29th on U Street. Don't miss out!! Get ready for halloween in Alexandria, VA grab your tickets for one of the best event in city.
The 5th Annual Halloween Bar Crawl - Alexandria
The 5th Annual Halloween Bar Craw! - Don't Miss The Biggest Crawl Of The Year!
The 5th Annual Halloween Bar Crawl at Washington DC
at VENUE TBA
The 5th Annual Halloween Bar Craw! - Don't Miss The Biggest Crawl Of The Year Don't miss the biggest event, grab your tickets for Halloween in Alexandria,
A Night with the Duprees! Glam Monster Mash Drag Show
at Madigan's Waterfront
Get your tickets now for this glamorous monster mash, they sell out fast! Your favorite drag queens are here to party spooky style
Improv Comedy October Show: The Auxiliary
at The Lyceum: Alexandria's History Museum
Join the Auxiliary for a night of *SPOOKY* improv comedy in Alexandria, Virginia
Spooky Sprint 5k and Fun run 2022
at Occoquan Regional Park
Occoquan Regional Park is inviting you to join us in costume for our fourth annual SPOOKY SPRINT 1.3 FUN RUN & 5K.
Halloween Dog Costume Contest + Party
at Lost Barrel Brewing
Join Lost Barrel Brewing for our Dog Costume Contest! Grab your tickets for one of the best Halloween events in Alexandria, VA, City.
Halloween Celebration at Macy's Ballston
Celebrate Halloween with the family at Macy's Ballston in Arlington, VA. This event is brought to you by Inside Look TV Magazine. Get ready for halloween in Alexandria, VA grab your tickets for one of the best event in city.
RSM Halloween party for kids
at Algonkian Regional Park, Shelter 1
RSM Ashburn Halloween party for students at Algonkian Regional Park(Shelter 1) Grab your tickets for one of the best Halloween events in Alexandria, VA, City.
Trunk or Treat Car Show
at XCAL Shooting Sports and Fitness
Trunk or Treat Car Show, Movie night, Moon Bounce, Food Trucks, Drinks, Costume Contest. We are gonna have an amazing time!!!!
Spooktacular Jack O'Lantern Stroll
at Van Dyck Park
Come Enjoy A Spooktacular Jack O'Lantern Stroll Sponsored By Providence Elementary School PTA And Daniels Run Elementary School PTA
2022 Haunted Trail at Salamander Resort & Spa
at Salamander Resort & Spa - Equestrian Center
Family Friendly Haunted Trail takes place at Salamander Resort & Spa in Middleburg, Virginia. The .6 mile trail will feature 10-actor scenes
Hot Dog It's Halloween costume party
at Middleburg Community-Center
Come in your best costume for the annual MCC Hot Dog Its Halloween. Costume parade through downtown, hot dog dinner & trick or treating! Grab your tickets for one of the best Halloween events in Alexandria, VA, City.