Even though it still feels like summer, fall is in full swing in Tampa Bay. Don’t let the lack of autumn weather keep you from participating in all the Tampa Bay fall activities. From family-friendly pumpkin patches to haunted tours in Ybor City, don’t miss out on these spooktacular events! With the help of Tampa Bay Date Night Guide, we included the top 13 must-see Halloween events happening in Tampa Bay!

Some events may require some good travel time depending on where you are. But don’t worry, we only included the must-see fall activities happening in Tampa Bay so you don’t waste your time.

For those who like a good scare:

One Tampa Bay Halloween event even made the list of the best Halloween attractions in the U.S.. If you’ve never been to Busch Gardens’ Howl-o-Scream, it keeps improving yearly. This year, Busch Gardens Howl-O-Scream in Tampa features a new haunted house, two fresh scare zones, and three haunted productions. In “D.H. Baggum’s Circus of Fear.”

Or you can explore on your own. Tampa is home to some super haunted locations in Florida. Check out the places here.

What about events for young ones?

If you’re looking for more family-friendly events, the best pumpkin patch in Florida is less than an hour away from Tampa. ZooTampa has also brought back Creatures of the Night! On top of Haunted Wharf, Sparkman Wharf is hosting a pumpkin painting open house, movies on the lawn, and other family-friendly events!

Here are 13 Tampa Bay Fall Activities To Get You In The Spooky Spirit

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