Halloween Events at Thousand Trails
Don’t miss out on all the Halloween fun! Here’s a list of some of the Halloween events coming to Thousand Trails. Remember to check the Theme Weekends guide for a closer look at all the events offered! Almost all sites that are open will have trick-or-treating.
Site Decorating Contests, Pumpkin Carving Contests, Costume Contests
Pacific City, OR
Oct 24: Spooky Halloween Weekend; Trick or Treat comes a little early as we celebrate with a spooky scavenger hunt, pumpkin painting, and cookie decorating. Wear your costume and join us for Halloween movie and weenie roast at the lodge.
Oct 24: Halloween Campers Creep Out Weekend; Decorate your campsite contest!
Halloween Decorating Contests
Grandy Creek, WA
Oct 30 – Nov 1: Jack-O-Lantern Carving contest during Boo Fest Weekend 2015, plus a costume contest, costume parade, trick or treating in the park, plus frightening hay wagon ride in the dark.
Lake Minden, CA
Oct 30 – Nov 1: Featuring a “scarier by the hour” movie marathon, and a prize for best decorated site for Halloween.
Lake of the Springs, CA
Oct 31: Pumpkin carving contests and site decorating contests.
Morgan Hill, CA
Oct 31: Costume contest with prizes.
Palm Springs, CA
Oct 30-31: Site decorating contest, or cart bike, pet or costume, Halloween themed movies.
Pio Pico, CA
Oct 31: Costume contest.
Russian River, CA
Oct 31: Halloween RV/Tent Contest – decorate your RV or tent and win a prize for “best decorations.”
Forest Lake, NC
Oct 30 – Nov 1: Movie on the lawn; pumpkin decorating and carving, costume contest, site decorating contest.
Site Decorating Contests
Lake Conroe, TX
Oct 17: Pumpkin carving, pumpkin seed spitting contest.
Lake Gaston, NC
Oct 16-18: Pumpkin Carving Contest, adult costume contest, decorating site contest.
Lake Whitney, TX
Oct 24: Jack-O-Lantern Carving Contest.
Oct 10: Member sponsored Halloween – costume and rig decorating contest; Halloween games, crafts and trick or treating, scary trail ride in the evening.
Harbor View, VA
Oct 18: Prizes will be awarded for “best costume” trick or treating.
Pine Country, IL
Oct 2-4 & Oct 9-12: Site decorating contest that runs through the weekend, pumpkin carving, haunted hayrides, trick-or-treating, Halloween costume party and dance.
Decorate Your Site
PA Dutch Country, PA
Oct 16 – 18: Costume contest, trick-or-treat wagon ride, needle in the haystack.
Oct 30 – Nov 1: Decorate pumpkins, bob for apples, enter the costume contest.
Bob for Apples
Oct 9 -11: Halloween Spooktacular – trick or treating, spooky Halloween games. Site decorating contest and chance to win a prize.
Indian Lakes, IN
Oct 23 – 25: Annual Halloween weekend. Decorate your site and a prize will be awarded to “Best Decorated Site” and “Scariest Site” Hay wagon rides, pumpkin painting, kids costume contest, and trick or treating on saturday. Haunted trail and a halloween party in the evening.
Family Costume Contests
Halloween Dance Parties
Chesapeake Bay, VA
Oct 23-25: Celebrating two weekends in a row with campsite decorating contest, golf cart decorating for the scary golf cart parade, costume contest, monster mash dance with DJ Brad in the evening.
Oct 23-25: Halloween Bash.
Oct 30- Nov 1: Take a haunted stroll through the park, paint a pumpkin, and enjoy a DJ dance.
St. Clair, MI
Oct 16 – 18: Trick or treating and Halloween dance party.
Horseshoe Lakes, IN
Oct 17-19: Halloween party and goodbye – adult and kid’s costume contest, spooky games and crafts, trick -or-treat hayride.
Halloween Costume Contests
Diamond Caverns, KY
Oct 24: Haunted hayride; karaoke.
Carolina Landing, SC
Oct 30-31: Annual Chamber of Horrors – haunted hayride leading to Chamber of Horrors. Children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult.
Lake & Shore NJ
Oct 16-18 & Oct 23-25: Fright fest, Haunted hayride, pumpkin painting, and costume contests.
Trick – or – Treating
Moody Beach, ME
Oct 9 -11: Fright Fest Weekend, pumpkin carving, costume contest, site decorating contests, hayrides, face painting, and fall cookout.
Gateway to Cape Cod, MA
Oct 16-18: Halloween & closing weekend; pumpkin decorating, haunted wagon rides, trick or treating.
Oct 9-11, Oct 16-18, & Oct 23 – 25: Haunted Trail through the pumpkin patch, annual parade, costume contest, and site decorating contest.
What’s your favorite Halloween activity? Tell us in the comments!