Where to Wear your Costume this Halloween (in Colorado)

All dressed up with no where to go? Check out these community events across Colorado for you and your children to put on your favorite Halloween costume and celebrate the season.


Goldilocks & The Little Bear

October 26

Evergreen, CO

This community benefit event supports the Jefferson County Public Library, Friends of the Bailey Library, and the Clear Creek County Library District. Come dressed as your favorite storybook character! Brought to you by Mountain Metro Association of REALTORS® and the Little Bear Saloon. Learn more about Goldilocks & The Little Bear.


Hogwarts Halloween

October 28

Fort Collins, CO

Harry Potter fans, grab your wands, scarves, and cloaks and head to the Northside Aztlan Community Center for a Harry Potter themed celebration! This event is limited to wizards and witches in kindergarten through eighth grade. Learn more about Hogwarts Halloween.


Glow at the Gardens

October 18-26

Denver, CO

Hundreds of jack-o-lanterns light up the Denver Botanic Gardens! Luminaria-lined pathways lead to larger-than-life pumpkin displays. Special Halloween events include pumpkin carving, face painting, costume contests, scavenger hunts, and more. Learn more about Glow at the Gardens.


Boo at the Zoo

October 20-31

Colorado Springs, CO

Each year, Cheyenne Mountain Zoo invites families with young children to trick-or-treat at the Zoo! With animal shows and special Halloween activities, including a pumpkin patch and haunted house, visit Colorado Springs for a memorable and unique celebration. Learn more about Boo at the Zoo.


Haunted Hotel

October 20, 21, 28

Estes Park, CO

The Stanley Hotel earned it’s ghostly reputation because it inspired Stephen King to write “The Shining.” The hotel hosts several unique events to celebrate Halloween with it’s haunted renown. Special Halloween events at the Stanley Hotel include a Murder Mystery Dinner, The Shining Ball, and a Halloween Masquerade Party. You can also check into a spooky room year round. See the calendar of events for more information.


There are so many exciting Halloween events across Colorado, we can’t include them all here. If there are any events we missed, visit the REcolorado Facebook page to let us know!