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Complete Guide to Fall Family Fun & Halloween Events Around Town

All things fall and Halloween: events, pumpkin patches, crafts, recipes, tips, and more!

By ileana Lazala & Angela Duncan, Macaroni Kid Brandon Publisher October 13, 2021



Fall is HERE and Macaroni Kid Brandon is your source for all the area's family-friendly fall festivals and Halloween events. Be sure to bookmark this page as events and activities will be added daily as businesses announce them!
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Fall & Halloween Events


Events in the Area
🎃 Fox Squirrel Corn Maze 10/9 - 10/24  Weekends only

🎃 Shimmering Lights Fall Festival 10/8 - 10/17 | Oct 21 -31 Nightly

🎃 Make Halloween Sweets at the Sweet Tooth Cakery


Pumpkin Patches



Spooky & Scary

🎃Universal Halloween Horror Nights Select Nights 9/3 - 10/31
🎃 SCREAM-A-GEDDON Sept 10, 11,17,18,24,25,26,30, and everyday in October.

Worth the Drive

👻 Disney After Hours Boo Bash 8/10 - 10/31

👻 Sesame Street Kid's Weekends -Busch Gardens 10/2 - 10/31

👻 Brick or Treat LEGOLAND October 2-3, 9-10, 16-17, 23-24, 30-31

👻 Hunsader Farms Pumpkin Festival October 16-17, 23-24, 30-31

👻 Pumpkin Patch Express October 16-17, 23-24

👻 Night Shadow, Creatures of the Night - Zoo Tampa October 1-2, 8-9, 15-16, 22-23,29-30

👻Dunellen Pumpkin Patch 10/1 and will run every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday thru October 24th

👻 Padgett Ranch Family Fest October 23-24, 30-31 November 6-7, 13-14

👻 Sensory Guppyween: Monster Mash - Florida Aquarium 10/30

👻 Boo Bash - Playtime 10/30

👻 Guppyween: Monster Mash - It's a Rooftop Smash - Florida Aquarium 10/30










Fall Crafts



Halloween Crafts












Fall Recipes






Halloween Recipes












Tips, Tricks & More









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Macaroni Kid Brandon is a free weekly newsletter and website focused on fun family events and information in the Brandon, Riverview, FishHawk, Plant City, West Lakeland, and Dover area. We gather together all kinds of local family events and activities each week and add useful information about classes, family-focused businesses, event and product reviews, recipes, crafts, and more. 

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