Knoxville Halloween Events


Knoxville Halloween Events

(Since this round-up is being posted early in the month, check back for information about new events!)

Knoxville Halloween Events 

Trick-or-Treat Events

Boo at the Zoo
Zoo Knoxville
3500 Knoxville Zoo Dr. Knoxville, TN 37914
(865) 637-5331
10/8/20 Passholder Night, 10/9/20-10/11/20, 10/15/20-10/18/20, 10/22/20-10/25/20
General admission: $10 per person, $9 passholders, under 4 are free. Free parking.
Activities include: trick-or-treating, music, games, carousel ride, and more. See website for more details.

Trick or Treat in the Cave at Cherokee Caverns
8524 Oak Ridge Hwy. Knoxville, TN 37931
10/23/20 5:00PM-8:00PM, 10/24/20 and 10/25/20 3:00PM-8:00PM
10/30/20 5:00PM-8:00PM, 10/31/20 3:00PM-8:00PM
General admission: ages 4+ and adults $10. Ages 3 and under free. Credit cards accepted.
Stroller and wheelchair friendly. Masks and social distancing are required.
Activities include: trick-or-treating and more.
See website for details.

Freaky Friday Drive-Thru Boo
Farragut Community Center
239 Jamestown Blvd. Farragut, TN 37934
Friday, 10/30/20 5:00PM-7:00PM
Children 12 and under are invited to participate. Costumes required. All participants in Freaky Friday Drive-Thru Boo must be in vehicles. Pre-registration is required.
Activities include: trick-or-treating.
See the event Facebook page for more details.

Fall Harvest Fest & Craft Fair
Horse Haven of Tennessee
2477 Ford Road Lenoir City, TN 37772
(865) 609-4030
Saturday, 10/20/20 11:00AM-4:00PM
For all ages/family friendly. This event is in place of the previous event called “Boo at the Barn.”
General admission: $10/carload.
Activities include: craft fair, pumpkin patch, pony rides, food, entertainment, silent auction and bounce houses. See their Facebook page for more details.

Pigeon Forge Spooktacular Drive-Thru
Pigeon Forge Community Center
170 Community Center Drive, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
(865) 429-7373
Thursday, 10/29/20 Time TBA
General admission: FREE
Activities include: TBA
Follow the Pigeon Forge Parks & Recreation Department on Facebook for announcements on this event.

Gatlinburg Treat or Treat Kickoff Karnival
Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies Plaza
88 River Road Gatlinburg, TN 37738
(888) 240-1358
Thursday, 10/31/20 11:00AM-5:00PM
General admission: FREE
Activities include: contests, costumed characters, candy and more. See the website for more details.

Family Fun

Virtual Bewitching Beasts at UT Gardens
2431 Joe Johnson Drive Knoxville, TN 37996
At-Home Kit: Individual $8, Set of 4 $24 Advanced registration required. Credit cards accepted.
Activities include: Fun crafts about bewitching beasts while in the comfort of your home. Participants will pre-register and pick up a kit from the gardens. Several videos will be sent on Halloween. In addition, Friday through Sunday you will be able to visit the gardens. See website for registration details.

Fall Harvest Days
Museum of Appalachia
2819 Andersonville Hwy Clinton, TN 37716
(865) 494-7680
Saturday, 10/22/20-10/24/20 9:00AM-6:00PM
Admission: $42/family (2 adults and children/youth ages 5-18), $18/adults, $10 youth (ages 13-18), $6/child (ages 6-12), under 5 with parent free. Museum members are free.
Fall Harvest Days will look a little different this year, but there will still be lots of fun including a pumpkin patch, hayrides, an antique tractor and engine display, sorghum making, and sheep shearing. See website for more details.

Monsters at the Museum
East Tennessee History Center
601 South Gay Street Knoxville, TN 37902
(865) 215-8824
Saturday, 10/31/20 11:00AM-2:00PM
General admission: FREE
Activities include: games, crafts, storytelling, trick-or-treating, and costume contests. See website for more details.

Church/Community Events

Central Bearden Drive-Thru Trunk or Treat 
6300 Deane Hill Drive Knoxville, TN 37919
(865) 588-0586
Sunday 10/25/20 3:00PM-5:00PM
General admission: FREE
Activities include: trunk-or-treat, puppets, hay rides, rock wall, photo booth, food and more. See event website for more details.

Park West Church Fall Family Movie Night 
7635 Middlebrook Pike Knoxville, TN 37909
(865) 693-0144
Wednesday 10/28/20 6:00PM-9:00PM
General admission: FREE
Activities include: Secret Life of Pets 2 outdoor screening, complimentary pre-packaged dinner, free candy bag for children 5th grade & under, family costume contest and more.
See event Facebook page for more details.

For Thrill Seekers (some events may not be suitable for children)

Dead Man’s Farm Haunted House
13100 West Lee Highway Philadelphia, TN 37846
(865) 803-4425
Opening Day: Friday, 10/2/20
10/2/20-10/31/20 Begins at 7:00PM. See website for exact days and times.
General admission: $20.00 for ages 12+. $5.00 parking. Cash or credit available. Not recommended for those under 12 years of age. See website for additional ticket information. *Note Dead Man’s Farm is no longer based at Deep Well Farm in Lenoir City. It is now located in Philadelphia, TN.*
Come experience an approximate 35-minute, interactive walk-through, and live performance. This year, midway attractions have been added that are challenging and horror based. Midway tickets must be purchased separately. See website or Facebook page for further details.
Zombie Blasterz at Kyker Farms
938 Alder Branch Rd. Sevierville, TN 37876
(865) 679-4848
Opening Day: Saturday, 10/10/20
October: 10, 17, 24, 30 8:00PM-10:00PM
General admission: $16.50. See Facebook page for further details.

Knoxville Horror Film Fest

Parkway Drive-In
2909 E Lamar Alexander Parkway, Maryville, TN 379804
(865) 951-2447
Thursday 10/17/19 5:00PM-9:00PM, Friday 10/18/19 12:00PM-2:00AM, Saturday 10/19/19 12:00PM-2:00AM, Sunday 10/20/19 1:00PM-10:00PM
Passes/Tickets: $20-$90
Activities include: horror movies.
See the event Facebook page for more details.

Haunted Knoxville Ghost Tours
36 Market Square, Knoxville, TN 37902
(865) 377-9677
Thursdays & Fridays, Times Vary
General admission: $40 adult, $35 youth. See website for further details.

Frightmare Manor
7558 W Andrew Johnson Highway Talbott, TN 37877
(865) 471-2878
10/9/20-10/10/20, 10/16/20-10/18/20, 10/22/20-10/25/20,10/29/20-10/31/30 & 11/13/20, Thursdays & Sundays 7:30PM-9:30PM, Fridays & Saturdays 7:00PM-11:30PM.
General admission: $24.99-$60. See website and Facebook page for further details.

1904 W Emory Road Powell, TN 37849
(865) 769-7273
Saturday 9/26/20-Saturday 10/31/20, Times vary
General admission: $23-$57. Free parking. See website and Facebook page for further details.

Looking for more fall fun? Check out these posts:

Knoxville Fall Fun Festivities & Events 

Knoxville Corn Mazes, Pumpkin Patches & More

Please let us know if we missed any events and we’ll be sure to add them!


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