Summit County comes alive each October with a bewitching array of Halloween festivities. From spine-tingling ghost tours that unravel the mysteries of the past to interactive haunted houses that will leave you breathless, there’s something for every spooky-seeker. Take a scenic wagon ride to a pumpkin patch nestled in the heart of the mountains, or immerse yourself in the vibrant traditions of Dia de los Muertos. For those seeking a taste of the spirits, the Craft Spirits Festival awaits with handcrafted delights. And, of course, the young and young-at-heart can embark on classic trick-or-treating adventures. Join us as we unveil seven spooky ways to celebrate Halloween in Summit County.

  • Discover Breckenridge’s Past on a Haunting Ghost Tour

    Ghostly Tales with Breckenridge Ghost Tours
    Step into the eerie world of the Wild West with ‘Ghostly Tales’ by Breckenridge Ghost Tours. Prepare to be captivated by chilling stories of lingering spirits from days gone by. The expert guides at Breckenridge Tours will lead you on a journey through Breckenridge’s haunted history. Plus, get hands-on with ghost-hunting equipment!

    • When: Monday-Saturday at 7:00 p.m.
    • Where: Meet at Ollie’s, 180 W. Jefferson
    • Cost: Adult $28, Child $17

    Tombstone Tales Tour with Breckenridge History
    Explore Valley Brook Cemetery’s diverse inhabitants, from miners to the wealthy, widows to paupers, all through ornate gravestones and captivating stories. Uncover tales of resilience, tragedy, illness, accidents, and conflicts that shaped the town.

    • When: Thursdays, 5-6:30 p.m.
    • Where: Valley Brook Cemetary
    • Cost: Adult $25, Child $15

  • Immerse Yourself in Interactive Haunts at Breck Theater

    Experience The Haunting of Breck Theater, an immersive and fantastical live event presented by Breckenridge Backstage Theater. Dive into the eerie world of Edgar Allan Poe as you journey through an interactive haunted house filled with engaging activities, live storytellers, riddles, puzzles, and quests. Capture unforgettable moments with photo opportunities and indulge in themed cocktails and treats. It’s a brand-new, spine-tingling adventure that combines haunting tales with interactive thrills.

    • When: October 12-28
    • Where: Breckenridge Backstage Theater
    • Cost: $20-$35

  • Enjoy a Wagon Ride to a Pumpkin Patch

    Experience the best of autumn with Pumpkin Patch Wagon Rides by Breckenridge Stables. Hop aboard a 20-minute horse-drawn Amish handmade wagon ride and admire views of the Ten Mile Range and Mount Baldy. Arrive at a picturesque destination to pick out your perfect pumpkin. Then, savor a cozy ride back, wrapped in warm blankets and sipping hot chocolate. It’s a delightful fall adventure you won’t want to miss!

    • When: Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays; September 6-October 29
    • Where: Breckenridge Clubhouse
    • Cost: $79 for adults, $59 for children

  • Savor Craft Spirits at Still on the Hill

    Immerse yourself in the spirited atmosphere of the Breckenridge Craft Spirits Festival, highlighted by the ‘Still on the Hill’ main event. Enjoy a Grand Tasting of handcrafted spirits, craft cocktails, and delectable bites from local restaurants, all accompanied by bluegrass music. Sample the finest spirits from craft distillers across the nation. Plus, don’t miss the various events throughout Breckenridge over the weekend, making it a celebration of craft spirits and community!

    • When: October 6-8
    • Where: Events throughout Breckenridge, Grand Tasting at the Riverwalk Center
    • Cost: Grand Tasting- $70

  • Pick Your Perfect Pumpkin at Pumpkin Fest

    Embrace the Halloween spirit at Silverthorne’s Pumpkin Fest, a free and family-friendly event! Enjoy a pumpkin patch with 2,500 pumpkins for children, a pumpkin painting station, a free petting zoo, and carnival games. It’s a day of relaxed, family-friendly autumn fun!

    • When: October 8
    • Where: Rainbow Park, 430 Rainbow Dr., Silverthore, CO 80498
    • Cost: Free!

  • Embark on a Trick-or-Treating Adventure

    Breckenridge Trick-or-Treat Streets
    Join us for a spooktacular Halloween adventure at Trick-or-Treat Streets in the Wellington neighborhood, which includes High Street and Harris Street. In partnership with Public Works and the Breckenridge Police Department, this family-friendly trick-or-treating extravaganza will be in full swing from 4-8 pm on Halloween night. Get ready for a memorable Halloween experience!

    • When: Halloween- October 31
    • Where: Wellington Neighborhood
    • Cost: Free!

    Frisco Trick-or-Treat on Main Street
    Get ready for a ghoulishly good time at Trick-or-Treat on Main Street in Frisco! Main Street will be transformed, with a spooky shutdown from Madison to 7th Avenues. Join in the Halloween fun as businesses along Main Street and Frisco Historic Park offer up treats for all the trick-or-treaters in town

    • When: Halloween- October 31
    • Where: Main Street Frisco, Madison Avenue-7th Avenue
    • Cost: Free!