No matter where you are on the spooky spectrum, there’s an activity for you to enjoy this October.

There’s never a shortage of amazing things to do along the Grand Strand! Halloween season is no different. In fact, many of our attractions go above and beyond to create fun and memorable spooktacular experiences. Here's a list of some great seasonal activities that are taking place in the Myrtle Beach Area.


Hollywood Wax Museum’s Outbreak: Dread the Undead 
1808 21st Ave. N., Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Opens at 9 a.m.
Try to make it through the zombie infested labs, the morgue, and the rotting basement!

Ripley’s Haunted Adventure with Haunted Laser Strike
913 N. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach
A real-life video game on two floors of terror!
Open daily Sunday - Thursday; 2 - 9 p.m. Friday - Saturday 2 - 10 p.m.
$14.99 for adults, $9.99 for children

Zombie Zone Presented by Nightmare Haunted House
1001 N. Ocean Blvd., Myrtle Beach
The east coast’s scariest dark attraction for 20 years!
Open Thursday - Monday: 2pm until - late
General Admission:  $12.99; Kids 12 yrs. old & under - $9.99


Every Friday & Saturday night in October

Fright Nights on the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk
Dusk - Midnight
Roaming Live Zombies! Take a selfie with Creepy un-dead Zombies outside Nightmare Haunted House's new Zombie Zone Undead Adventure! As the sun goes down the UN-DEAD start looking for their next meal...or photo-ops for brave seaside social media junkies! Off-season local discounts at most shops, attractions & restaurants!

The entire month of October

Fall Farm Fun on Thompson Farm
1625 Bucksville Drive, Conway, SC 29527
Pappy's Play Area is doubled in size and we have added Kart racing, cow train rides, and corn hole games. Enjoy two animal feedings, giant corn box, giant slide, horse swings, tire playground, duck races, bull roping, giant slide, giant jump pad, and of course our 6-acre corn maze! Pumpkins available for sale too! See y'all on the farm!

Each Saturday, October 7 – 28

Candy in the Corn Trick or Treat Trail at Thompson Farm
1625 Bucksville Drive, Conway, SC 29527
1 - 2 p.m.
Join Pippa the Pumpkin Princess and her friends! Dress your little ones up in costume as they will be handing out TONS of candy! This activity is included with general admission to the farm! On Thursday, October 27: enjoy Thompson’s 3rd Annual Spooktacular Halloween Bash! 7 – 11 p.m.

Saturday, October 14

Grand Strand Witches Night
Each October the witches of the Grand Strand gather to celebrate the changing seasons with food and spirits. We bring out our black hats and explore the fantastic restaurants of the Murrells Inlet Marshwalk. Benefits the Children's Recovery Center.

Thursday, October 19 - Saturday, October 21

Conway Ghost Walk
Professional storytellers weave tales of lowcountry hauntings through the shadowy streets of Historic Conway. Check-in slots begin each evening at 6:30 p.m. and leave the box office located at 428 Main Street every 15 minutes until 8:30 p.m. The tour is just over 60 minutes and the route is approximately 1 mile. Tickets:  $15 for adults and $7 for children 12 and under.

Thursday, October 19 - Tuesday, October 31

Dr. Screams at the House of Blues
Featuring Dr. Screams Fright Manor, Chuckles Twisted Circus, & Zombie Apocalypse
Open daily at 7 p.m. $20 per person

Friday, October 20 - 22 and Wednesday, October 25 - 31

Terror Under the Bridge at the X Sports Mall in Myrtle Beach
This year is The Final Chapter. A fun, thrilling, chilling, scary, yet breath-taking and adventurous outdoor haunted attraction. Admission: $14

Saturday, October 28

Halloween Bash and Glow Party at Captain's Quarters Resort
7:00 p.m.
Bring your best costume for prizes, giveaways, a live DJ, and of course a costume contest. The best part is there is no cover charge! LED and glow accessories will be available for purchase, or bring your own.

Saturday, October 28

Sea Watch Resort’s Halloween Extravaganza
6 - 10 p.m.
North Myrtle Beach visitors can enjoy a party on the Sea Watch Resort pool deck (weather permitting). The evening will include live entertainment from a family-friendly DJ, costume contests, interactive themed games, spooky prizes, and even drink specials for the parents.

Friday, October 27; Saturday, October 28; Tuesday, October 31

Haunted House in the Farm at Carolina Forest
3356 Picket Fence Lane, Myrtle Beach, SC
Opens at dark, abt. 7 p.m.
Old School Haunted House. Multiple interactive rooms and characters. Zombies, clowns, giant snakes, ghouls, possessed children, the ring, Annabelle & more!               

Friday, October 27 & Saturday, October 28 

Funny Fright Night Improv Show (13+)
7:30 - 9:00 p.m. 
Uptown Theater at the Myrtle Beach Mall, 10177 N Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572
An improv comedy filled with tricks and treats for the adults! Cost: $15

Friday, October 27 & Saturday, October 28

Atalaya Fall Festival and Haunted Castle at Huntington Beach State Park
6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
The Atalaya “castle” will be the setting for an evening of fright-fully fun family entertainment! Enjoy 2 separate haunted house attractions: Little Scare, a not-too-scary maze of creepy rooms for the younger children, and Big Scare, a Haunted Castle for the brave at heart. Carnival games, photo booth, balloon artist, arts and crafts and more! Admission $10 for adults; $7 for children 6-15; and children 5 and under are free. The regular park and Atalaya admissions will be waived during the festival.

Saturday, October 28

Surfside Halloween Car Show 2017
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Registration at 9:00 a.m. for participants. Trophies awarded at 3 p.m. Registrants will have candy for the kids to “Trunk or Treat.” Visitors, come to our free car show featuring classic and modern cars, have your children trick-or-treat. DJ, food, free admission!

Saturday, October 28

Ripley's Boo-Quarium
Ripley's Aquarium at Broadway on the Beach
11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Spook-quarium sleepover, costume parade and contest, trick or treating, and more!

Saturday, October 28

HOWL – O – SCREAM at the North Myrtle Beach Park & Sports Complex
5 - 8 p.m.
Goblins, ghouls and ghosts oh my! The North Myrtle Beach Park and Sports Complex transforms into a safe-haven for the thrill seekers! Hayrides, marshmallow roasting, trick-or-treating and much more. Scare free and scare zones offer a variety of excitement levels that is sure to satisfy all. Admission: Adult (15 & up) – $2; Children (5 – 14) – $1; Children 4 & under – Free

Saturday, October 28 

BooFest! At Barefoot Landing
12 - 4 p.m.
Dress up the kids and the pets and come on out to BooFest! A day full of activity including costume contests for both. Kids activities, prizes and more!

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Halloween Bash on The Avenue at Broadway at the Beach
7 p.m.
Join us for the Grand Strand's largest! DJ Rich will start the music at 7 p.m. and the costume contest will follow with prizes awarded for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place!

Tuesday, October 31

Trick or Treat at Barefoot Landing
5 - 7 p.m.
Bring the kids over for a safe and fun Halloween at Barefoot Landing. Trick or Treat from store to store.

Tuesday, October 31

Trick-or-Treat at Broadway at the Beach
4:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Bring your little superheroes, ghosts and characters to your favorite Broadway spots!

Tuesday, October 31

Halloween on the MarshWalk
5 - 11 p.m.
Ghosts, goblins and ghouls of all ages will fill the Marsh! Festivities begin at 5 p.m. with trick-or-treating along the MarshWalk for the kids. Costume contest starts at 6 p.m., adult costume contest begins at 7 p.m. Over $3,500 in cash and prizes will be awarded to the top costumes. Final judging and the award ceremony will take place at Bubba’s Love Shack at 10 p.m.

Tuesday, October 31

Trick-or-Treat and Haunted Carriage Rides at the Market Common
5 - 7 p.m.:  Trick or Treating
5 - 8 p.m.:  Haunted Carriage Rides
Your kids can grab candy at participating stores around The Market Common on Halloween night. Enjoy free carriage rides around the complex plus music and entertainment in front of the movie theater. Bring your furry friends too!