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Complete Guide to Fall Family Fun & Halloween Events in Brandon

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

By Catherine Fialla, Macaroni Kid Brandon Publisher October 4, 2019

Fall is HERE and MKB 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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Pumpkin Patches

🎃 Wolfe's Produce Market

🎃 St. Andrews UMC

🎃 Limona Village Chapel

🎃 Dave's Pumpkin Patch

🎃 Riverview United Methodist Church

🎃 Mike's Pumpkins








  Festivals & Ongoing Events  

🎃 Wolfe's Family Halloween Hayrides

🍁 Hillsborough County Fair

🍁 Fox Squirrel Corn Maze 

🎃 Halloween Event at Bass Pro Shops - October 19-20 & 25-31

🎃 Creatures of the Night at ZooTampa

🎃 Twisted Haunted Yard

🎃 Sesame Street Kids' Halloween Weekends at Busch Gardens 



Fall Fun

  Friday, October 4  

🎃 Creatures of the Night at ZooTampa - FRI & SAT

🎃 Twisted Haunted Yard

  Saturday, October 5  

🍁 Fox Squirrel Corn Maze - SAT & SUN

🎃 Sesame Street Kids' Halloween Weekends at Busch Gardens - SAT & SUN

🎃 Creatures of the Night at ZooTampa - FRI & SAT

🎃 Twisted Haunted Yard


  Sunday, October 6  

🍁 Fox Squirrel Corn Maze - SAT & SUN

🎃 Sesame Street Kids' Halloween Weekends at Busch Gardens - SAT & SUN


  Friday, October 11  

🎃 Creatures of the Night at ZooTampa - FRI & SAT

🎃 Wolfe's Family Halloween Hayrides

🎃 Family Movie Night: Hotel Transylvania 3 at the Spurlino Family YMCA at Big Bend Road

🎃 Twisted Haunted Yard


  Saturday, October 12  

🍁 Hunsader Farms Pumpkin Festival - SAT & SUN

🍁 Fall Festival and Free Community Event - YMCA Camp Cristina

🍁 Fox Squirrel Corn Maze - SAT & SUN

🎃 Sesame Street Kids' Halloween Weekends at Busch Gardens - SAT & SUN

🎃 Creatures of the Night at ZooTampa - FRI & SAT

🎃 Wolfe's Family Halloween Hayrides

🎃 Twisted Haunted Yard


  Sunday, October 13 

🍁 Hunsader Farms Pumpkin Festival - SAT & SUN

🍁 Fox Squirrel Corn Maze - SAT & SUN

🎃 Sesame Street Kids' Halloween Weekends at Busch Gardens - SAT & SUN

🎃 Wolfe's Family Halloween Hayrides


  Thurday, October 17  

🍁 Hillsborough County Fair - OCTOBER 17-20 & 24-27


  Friday, October 18  

🎃 Creatures of the Night at ZooTampa - FRI & SAT

🍁 Hillsborough County Fair - OCTOBER 17-20 & 24-27

🎃 Wolfe's Family Halloween Hayrides

🍁 Annual Fall Festival - Riverview Elementary

🎃 Twisted Haunted Yard


  Saturday, October 19  

🍁 Hunsader Farms Pumpkin Festival - SAT & SUN

🍁 Fox Squirrel Corn Maze - SAT & SUN

🍁 Hillsborough County Fair - OCTOBER 17-20 & 24-27

🎃 Pumpkin Patch Express at the Florida Railroad Museum

🎃 Sesame Street Kids' Halloween Weekends at Busch Gardens - SAT & SUN

🎃 Halloween Event at Bass Pro Shops - October 19-20 & 25-31

🎃 Creatures of the Night at ZooTampa - FRI & SAT

🎃 Wolfe's Family Halloween Hayrides

🎃 Twisted Haunted Yard


  Sunday, October 20  

🍁 Hunsader Farms Pumpkin Festival - SAT & SUN

🍁 Fox Squirrel Corn Maze - SAT & SUN

🍁 Hillsborough County Fair - OCTOBER 17-20 & 24-27

🎃 Pumpkin Patch Express at the Florida Railroad Museum

🎃 Trick or Treat at Kraftologee

🎃 Trunk or Treat at St. Andrew's UMC Brandon

🎃 Sesame Street Kids' Halloween Weekends at Busch Gardens - SAT & SUN

🎃 Halloween Event at Bass Pro Shops - October 19-20 & 25-31

🎃 Wolfe's Family Halloween Hayrides


  Thursday, October 24 

🍁 Hillsborough County Fair - OCTOBER 17-20 & 24-27


Friday, October 25 

🎃 Creatures of the Night at ZooTampa - FRI & SAT

🍁 Fall Festival at Providence Christian School

🍁 Hillsborough County Fair - OCTOBER 17-20 & 24-27

🎃 Halloween Event at Bass Pro Shops - October 19-20 & 25-31

🎃 4th Annual Halloween Jam at Providence Skate Park

🎃 Trunk or Treat at Campo YMCA

🎃 Spurlino YMCA FIRST Annual Trunk or Treat

🎃 3rd Annual Trunk or Treat - Keller Williams

🎃 Wolfe's Family Halloween Hayrides

🎃 Twisted Haunted Yard


  Saturday, October 26  

🎃 SENSORY Guppyween Hosted By Harry Otter - SAT & SUN

🍁 Hunsader Farms Pumpkin Festival - SAT & SUN

🍁 Fall Craft Fair at St. Andrew's UMC Brandon

🎃 Halloween Comicfest: FREE Comics - Multiple locations

🎃 Guppyween Hosted By Harry Otter - SAT & SUN

🍁 Fox Squirrel Corn Maze - SAT & SUN

🎃 Pumpkin Patch Express at the Florida Railroad Museum

🍁 Hillsborough County Fair - OCTOBER 17-20 & 24-27

🎃 1st Annual Totem-lly Bewitching Pumpkin Party -- Winthrop Arts

🎃 Bloomingdale Fall Festival

🎃 Sesame Street Kids' Halloween Weekends at Busch Gardens - SAT & SUN

🎃 8th Annual Fantasma Fest & Little Monsters Pumpkin Patch

🎃 Halloween Event at Bass Pro Shops - October 19-20 & 25-31

🎃 RMC's Halloween ComicFest 2019

🎃 Trick or Treat Street

🎃 8th Annual Fantasma Fest - Big Monster's Bed Race

🎃 Creatures of the Night at ZooTampa - FRI & SAT

🎃 Tampa Riverwalk Trick or Treat 2019

🎃 Trunk-or-Treat at Centerpoint Church

🎃 Fall Festival at Bay Area Church of Christ

🎃 Trunk or Treat at the North Brandon Family YMCA

🎃 Wolfe's Family Halloween Hayrides

🎃 Twisted Haunted Yard


  Sunday, October 27

🍁 Hunsader Farms Pumpkin Festival - SAT & SUN

🎃 Guppyween Hosted By Harry Otter - SAT & SUN

🍁 Fox Squirrel Corn Maze - SAT & SUN

🎃 Pumpkin Patch Express at the Florida Railroad Museum

🍁 Hillsborough County Fair - OCTOBER 17-20 & 24-27

🎃 Trick or Treat at Kraftologee

🎃 Sesame Street Kids' Halloween Weekends at Busch Gardens - SAT & SUN

🎃 Halloween Event at Bass Pro Shops - October 19-20 & 25-31

🎃 Wolfe's Family Halloween Hayrides


  Monday, October 28

🎃 Halloween Event at Bass Pro Shops - October 19-20 & 25-31


  Tuesday, October 29  

🎃 Halloween Event at Bass Pro Shops - October 19-20 & 25-31

🎃 Wolfe's Family Halloween Hayrides


  Wednesday, October 30  

🎃 Halloween Event at Bass Pro Shops - October 19-20 & 25-31

🎃 Wolfe's Family Halloween Hayrides


  Halloween - Thursday, October 31  

🎃 Halloween Trick or Treating Event at Bass Pro Shops

🎃 Trick-or-Treating at Westfield Brandon

🎃 Twisted Haunted Yard

🎃 Fish Hawk Fright House



Spooky & Scary

🎃Haunted House On St. Cloud 

🎃 SCREAM-A-GEDDON

🎃 Busch Gardens’ Howl-O-Scream 

🎃 Twisted Haunted Yard not doing a "haunted" event this year, but having a family-friendly trunk-or-treat on Halloween


Worth the Drive

🎃 Brick or Treat LEGOLAND

🎃 Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party 

🎃 Sea World Halloween Spootakular 

🎃 Universal Halloween Horror Nights 

🎃 Sweetfields Farm 

🎃 Cornfusion  

🎃 Dunellen Pumpkin Patch 



























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