Have you been looking for some spooky events to attend this Halloween season, but found to your dismay that many of the events listed in the media are twenty one plus? Well here is a list of ten teen-friendly halloween events for this year. If you are searching for some frightfully fun events to attend read on!
Catch a Spooky Show with Seattle Musical Theatre
Their Description: Sweeney Todd is the story of the obsessive and vengeful barber Benjamin Barker and his partnership with the outrageous meat-pie maker Mrs. Lovett who together, devise a devilish plot to add a special ingredient to the recipe that has all of London dying for their pies.
Stephen Sondheim’s gloriously gruesome Tony Award-winning musical combines melodrama, murder – and features one of the most chilling, thrilling scores ever written for the stage. Sweeney Todd is a masterpiece of murder, madness, and musical mayhem!
When: October 28th through November 20th
Where: Magnusson Park
More information at: http://seattlemusical.org/
Attend a Midnight Matinee of The Rocky Horror Picture Show
Their Description: Don’t dream it, be it! Join us for the ultimate midnight movie experience filled with camp, horror, sex, music, audience participation, and general insanity. With live shadow casting by Vicarious Theatre Company and interactive prop bags available for purchase.
When: Midnights: Sat Oct 15 & Sat Oct 29
Where: The Egyptian Theatre
More information at: http://www.siff.net/cinema/rocky-horror-picture-show
Visit a Haunted Theme Park with Fright Fest
Their Description: Wild Waves Theme Park, Washington’s largest amusement park, transforms into a scream park every weekend in October as Fright Fest returns to deliver hair-raising fun for park-goers of all ages. The state’s biggest Halloween event features more than 25 rides operating in the dark, as well as THREE bloodcurdling haunted houses. Park guests’ greatest fears will come to life in the Chamber of Souls, where indentured monsters lurk around every corner. The Playground 3D Haunted House is back again with even more terrifying, 3-Dimensional fun and a new haunted trail “Camp Whispering Pines” where “Every Camp Has a Story” will thrill.
Where: Wild Waves and Enchanted Village Theme Park 36201 Enchanted Pkwy S Federal Way, WA 98003-7109
When: Friday Oct 7, 6–11 p.m
Saturday Oct 8, 5–11 p.m.
Friday Oct 14, 2016, 6–11 p.m.
More information at: https://www.wildwaves.com/index.php
Stopover at Night of the Living Lambert Haunted House
Their Description: Welcome to the fun-spookiest night of the year, at the spookiest house on the hill. Ghosts, ghouls, creepy dolls, maniac clowns, presidential candidate body doubles – get ready to get your scare on!
Night of the Living Lambert is a haunted house put on by and for LGBTQ youth, and their allies, ages 11-22! Youth ages 11-13 will need a signed parent permission form on file, which is avaialble at Lambert House any time we are open for drop-in.
When: October 29th 8-12 p.m
Where: 1818 15th Ave on Capitol Hill in Seattle (between E Howell & E Denny Way)
More information at: http://www.lamberthouse.org/information.html
Get your Socks Scared off with Kube 93 Haunted House
Their description: The KUBE 93FM Haunted House at the Georgetown Morgue in Seattle attracts more than just adventurous city folk looking for a good scare. Thrill-seeking guests make the journey from all over the Puget Sound region, because the Georgetown Morgue isn’t just a haunted house, it’s legendary. And now the legend has spread: The popular Seattle haunt is the first in the Northwest to be selected as an affiliate member of America Haunts, the premier group of haunting attractions.
When: October 26th-31st 7-10 p.m. (see more dates on their website callender)
Where: 5000 E Marginal Way S Seattle, WA 98134-2408
More information at: http://seattlehaunts.com/georgetown-morgue/home.php
Listen to some popular DJ’s at FreakNight Festival
Their Description: FreakNight Festival is an annual Halloween event produced by United State of Consciousness. FreakNight is the largest and longest running electronic music festival in the Northwest and has grown into a massive 8 hour event that attracts top national and international DJs and thousands of revelers. (THIS EVENT IS 18+)
When: October 28th-29th 6p.m. – 2a.m.
Where: 2727 E D St, Tacoma, WA 98421
More information at: http://freaknightfestival.com/
Frequent “This is Halloween” at the Triple Door
Their Description: Can Can’s seasonal Halloween show is an extravaganza of live orchestral music, cabaret, burlesque and video projected sets inspired by Tim Burton’s “Nightmare Before Christmas.” Can Can’s finest dancers transform into spooky characters favorites such as Jack Skellington, Oogie Boogie, Lock, Shock, Barrel and many more.
Where: 216 Union Street Seattle, WA 98101
More information at: https://tickets.thetripledoor.net/eventperformances.asp?evt=977
Get lost with Haunted Trails at Bastyr University
Their Description: Haunted Woods: Tour scenes inspired by Dante Alighieri’s “Inferno.” Try not to get too confused by the ghostly wanderers in limbo because you have to get through even greater distractions in Lust, the flesh eaters in Gluttony, those in power in Greed, the fallen angels in Wrath, and the murderers lurking in Violence. Just when you think you are safe, terrifying demons are waiting to meet you you before you meet the Devil himself. Hopefully you will not end up frozen in fear.
Haunted Graveyard: Should the devil allow you to pass back into the World of the Living, you first must travel through the land of the dead, where monsters unimaginable await.
When: October 14th,15th, 20th, 21st
Where: 14500 Juanita Drive NE Kenmore WA 98028
More information at: http://www.hauntedtrailsbu.org/
Explore Nightmare at Beaver lake
Their Description: Every year in October a fearsome shadow falls over Beaver Lake Park. A group of demented, dedicated volunteers crawl out of the dark to put on an event that will leave you screaming. Come see the Nightmare At Beaver Lake, the Seattle area’s largest indoor/outdoor haunted house.
When: September 23 – October 16, 2016
Where: 2526 244th Ave SE Sammamish, WA 98075
More information at: http://www.nightmareatbeaverlake.com/
See a Haunted Production of The Addams Family with TMP
Their Description: Wednesday Addams, the ultimate princess of darkness, has grown up and fallen in love with a sweet, smart young man from a respectable family – a man her parents have never met. Everything will change for the whole family on the fateful night they host a dinner for Wednesday’s “normal” boyfriend and his parents. With an original story from Marshall Brickman & Rick Elice (Jersey Boys), and Tony-nominated music and lyrics composed by Drama Desk Award winner Andrew Lipps (The Wild Party)
When: September 23 – October 16, 2016
Where: 7116 Sixth Avenue Tacoma WA 98406
More Information at: https://tmp.org/index.php/2016-2017-mainstage-shows/