The Best Halloween 2017 Events in the Columbus Area

October 25th, 2017 by


Looking for spooktacular Halloween festivities around Columbus? We’re happy to report plenty of haunts for anyone from music lovers to families. Don your costumes, put on your scariest face, and find out what’s going on around Columbus for Halloween 2017.

Haunted Fest 2017

The year’s Haunted Fest will be raising the dead over at the Lausche Building at the Ohio Expo Center on October 27. This is an 18+ event, so you’d better bring your scariest costume. The event will be headlined by Hardwell, one of the world’s top DJs. Kungs will hit the stage with his hit “This Girl,” and rising star Vanic will be gracing Haunted Fest 2017 with his own unique sound. There’s plenty more, so check out their website for a full lineup.
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Trick or Treat at the Conservatory

Fancy something a little more kid-friendly? Columbus still has plenty to entertain your little monsters, including Trick or Treat at the Conservatory. Get costumes looking their best before visiting Franklin Park Conservatory anytime from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, October 28. Admission is free, and you’ll be able to take your decorated treat bags around several trick-or-treat stations.
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The Ohio State University HalleBOOia!

Yup, the HalleBOOia! Don’t ya just love it? Make tracks to Weigel Auditorium for 8.00pm on Friday, October 27 for the Ohio State University’s 24th annual Halloween concert. Student vocalists and instrumentalists will take to the stage to perform everything from TV and movie themes to contemporary pop and spoofs on classical tunes. Participating acts including CELLOHIO, Women’s Glee Club, Flute Troupe, The Statesmen, BassoonaPalooza, Saxophone Choir, Trumpet Ensemble, and Music Education 4579. Attendees are even promised a few surprise guests.
HalleBOOia 2017

Sips & Spirits

Sometimes Halloween should be a time to trick or treat yo’ self. Agreed? Great, because Camelot Cellars is hosting Sips & Spirits on October 28 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Their famous Vampire Vino will be available by the glass or bottle, and you can get your palm read or visit a psychic. It’s worth dressing up, too — there’s a prize for Best in Costume.
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Columbus is Giving Halloween Its All

Here at Acura Columbus, we love how deeply folks take the spookiest day of the year to heart, and we always keep our ears to the ground to hear about the best Halloween events. Whether you’re in Columbus, Westerville, or Worthington, contact us to find out more about what’s going on.

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