Spooky Halloween Fun in the Dells

The season of costumes and candy, black cats and Jack-o-Lanterns is finally upon us. Here are some fun activities to do during the Halloween Season in the Wisconsin Dells area.

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Family Fun!

Country Bumpkin & Lil’ Bumpkin Play Village & Petting Farm

2.5-acre corn maze and fun questions to help you through the stalks. There’s also a petting zoo with farm animals, straw cave, pumpkin patch, farm train ride, and pumpkin-smashing catapult.
Saturday, October 26: Kids can participate in a Halloween costume contest from 12–2 pm.

Cave of the Mounds

Sunday, October 20: Dress up like Nature & Animals and wear your costumes for trick or treating along the cave tour for gemstones and fossils.
Sunday, October 27: Guest’s choice for costumes and over the weekend families will experience candlelit cave, hayrides, guided hikes, and a scavenger hunt.

Mirror Lake State Park

Saturday, October 19: Enjoy a lit 1-mile trail where you’ll locate clues about a mystery guest. Hot chocolate, apple cider, and treats are available from 6–8 pm. The event is free, but a State Park sticker is required to get into the park.

Wilderness Hotel & Golf Resort

Weekends in October families will love cookie decorating, horse-drawn rides to a mini pumpkin patch, Halloween Bingo, crafts, and activities.
Friday, October 25: Family Halloween Bash. Guests of the Wilderness Resort can enjoy a photo booth, costume contest, games, and candy from 7–10 pm.

Chula Vista Resort

Spooktober through the month in October with your stay at the resort. Family activities, Scavenger hunt, Halloween crafts, games, and much more pumpkin packed fun to enjoy.

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For Adults Only!

Ho-Chunk Gaming Wisconsin Dells

Saturday, October 26: Shocktober Costume Contest. Get your Halloween costume ready for an epic costume contest with $30,000 in prizes, live music, and drink specials, starting at 7 pm!

Grateful Shed Truckyard

Saturday, October 26: Smashing Pumpkins Halloween. Death car hearse, casket experience, costume Contest, DJ, and much more, starting at 9 pm.

Bobbers Island Grill

Saturday, October 26: The Reef Nightclub Halloween Bash. Dress up in your favorite costume and dance the night away. Costume contests, killer drinks, and DJ.

Cave of the Mounds

Weekends in October, experience total darkness tours of the cave with only a hand-held light!
Saturday, Oct 19: Rocktoberfest, for guests 21 years and older, featuring beer tasting, hayrides, and bluegrass music.