SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO) – It’s October and that means ‘spooky season’ is in full swing. There are plenty of Halloween events throughout the month in KELOLAND. If your favorite spooky event isn’t on this list, email email@example.com information to get it added.
“Barbie Screamhouse” Haunted Car Wash
Friday, October 27
The Silverstar Haunted Car Wash is a benefit for Feeding South Dakota.
You can brave the haunted car wash at the Silverstar location at 57th Street and Marion Road in Sioux Falls October 27-30. It is $20 for Unlimited Wash Pass members and $25 for non-members.
Paranormal Investigations of the Adams House
Friday, October 6
The Historic Adams House in Deadwood, SD hosts Paranormal Investigations throughout the month of October. Tours run October 6, 7, 13, 14, 20 and 21 at 6, 7:30, 9 and 10:30 p.m.
Participants will search for paranormal activity in the Adams House with the Black Hills Paranormal Investigations team using periscopes, para-lanterns, digital audio recorders, laser grids and EMF meters. Tickets are $35 and limited to 20 people per investigation.
Jaycees Feargrounds Haunted House
Friday, October 13
For the 50th year, the W.H. Lyon Fairgrounds have been turned into a horror landscape for the annual Feargrounds Haunted House. The attraction opens Friday, October 13 and will run Thursday-Saturday until Halloween. Tickets are $12 online and $17 at the gate. The Feargrounds have a Throwback Day on October 19, a Kid’s Day October 22 and a Blackout Night October 26.
Safety Village of South Dakota Spooky Lane
Saturday, October 14
The Safety Village of South Dakota is hosting the 3rd annual Trunk or Treat Safety event from 3-5 p.m. October 14 at the W.H. Lyon Fairgrounds. The event features first responders from the area who talk about Halloween and trick or treat safety. There will be games, prizes, candy and giveaways. The event is free and kids are encouraged to dress up.
Saturday, October 21
The Butterfly House and Aquarium is hosting its annual Halloween celebration. Children are encouraged to dress up as their favorite fantasy characters to go on a treasure hunt throughout the building. There will also be festive crafts, treats and an appearance by The Little Mermaid.
The event is from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. and included in the price of admission.
Saturday, October 21
This all-day event at the Washington Pavilion will combine art and science with spooky fall vibes. At this year’s Spooky Science event, kids will get to experience pumpkin carving, gummy worm dissections and more. Tickets are $15 for adults and $12 for kids ages 3-17.
October 27- 29
The Great Plains Zoo’s annual Halloween event, Zoo Boo, will be held October 27-29. Event goers will get to trick-or-treat, paint and carve pumpkins, ride the Creepy Carousel and see animals on exhibit. People are encouraged to wear costumes, however they cannot be offensive or contain sharp objects.
Saturday, October 28
The Sioux Falls Zombie Walk will begin at Remedy Brewing Company at 4 p.m. A makeup station will be at the brewery from 12-4 p.m. to transform people into zombies with white-out make a blood splatters for $5. The parade will travel down 8th Street then N, of Phillips Ave. before it ends on E. 6th St. People who want to walk in the parade must pay the $5 entry fee and wear a button during the walk. No real weapons, drones or shooting of nerf or plastic bullets is allowed.
Trick/Trunk or Treats
Downtown Sioux Falls, Sunday Oct. 29 from 1-3 p.m.
Sunnycrest Church Trunk or Treat, Sunday Oct. 29 from 2-4 p.m.
Trick or Treat Trails at Big Sioux Rec, Saturday, Oct. 28 at 3 pm.
Active Generations West Trunk or Treat, Sunday, Oct. 29 from 3-5 p.m.
Empire Mall Mall-O-Ween, Tuesday, Oct. 31 from 4-6 pm.