Something wicked this way comes. When it comes to Halloween, Hamilton is the place to be. From family-friendly events to something that will scare your socks off, you’ll find what you’re looking for. Here are just a few things to do in Hamilton for Halloween. For a full list of events visit our calendar.
Explore Hamilton’s most haunted places by night throughout October. Venture into a sinister forest, Hamilton’s most ominous castle-like mansion (Scottish Rite), or uncover stories of Hamilton’s botched executions, mafia family dealings, and killer connections with Ghost Walks and Dark History Tours.
October 27, 2017 to October 28, 2017
Something curious is happening in the village! Find out what, as you explore Westfield by lantern and moonlight. There’s something for everyone at this family friendly event Friday, October 27 and Saturday, October 28, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm.
October 21, 2017
The ring is the scene or the murder. Be prepared to be immersed in an evening of murder, blackmail, intrigue and backstabbing.
October 28, 2017
Prepare for an enchanted evening! Come dressed as your favourite Harry Potter character to show off your knowledge through a trivia challenge, learn how to make a wand, and mingle with fellow Potterheads to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Philosopher’s Stone! Staff will transform the Woodshed into a magical setting ready for selfies, conversations and themed food! Ages 17 plus.
Weekends in October
It’s not too late to grab a pumpkin and carve a beautiful Jack-O-Lantern. Enjoy live entertainment, wine/cider and juice tastings, Halloween train rides, horse & buggy rides, Halloween crafts and more you search for your perfect pumpkin at Puddicombe Farms October 29-30.
October 21 and 28
Celebrate Halloween by visiting Fifty Point for the third annual Halloween Howl, October 21 1-4pm, or Dundas Valley on October 28 beginning at 5pm, to have a Fright in the Forest!