It’s the spookiest time of year—how are you going to celebrate? From Provo to Woodland Hills, there are endless ways to celebrate Halloween. Below, we’ve curated a list of some exciting events nearby for residents and family members to attend in Utah Valley.
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
Get spooked throughout the local production of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow. This family-friendly show follows the exciting tale of hero Ichabod Crane and his mission to end the reign of the headless horseman that haunts the local town. This play is sure to keep you on your toes through a chilling, thrilling and hilarious performance. Pick up your tickets online for $7 or pay $8 at the door for a night of spooky entertainment at the Salem Community Center.
Haunted Halloween Haven
There is no better way to get into the Halloween spirit than experiencing the thrill of an open house. The Haunted Halloween Haven in Spanish Fork will do just that. Less than 20 minutes from Summit Creek, you will find this free family-friendly haunted house that is specially made for Halloween-goers of all ages. Bring the whole family by starting October 25th from 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm—costumes are encouraged. Get directions here.
Buzzards and Bees Music Event
If you’re looking to ditch the costumes for the night and have some adult fun, head 20 minutes downtown to Provo Center Street for the Buzzards and Bees Music Event. Throughout the city, you will find over 60 local bands with hauntingly good sounds lining the streets. These costume-clad bands are amping up their spooky sound for a day dedicated to Halloween. Dance the night away without straying too far from home. Tickets are $20 per person at the door and $15 when you pay online.
Enjoy a Halloween-themed boat cruise down Provo River with your family!
According to the website, each boat fits up to 35 people and the ride lasts around 20-25 minutes. It is packed with a scary story told by the captain and a “pirate attack” your little ones are sure to love.
Not to mention, you can also catch a scary movie before or after your cruise!