Halloween Survival Guide
Updated: Oct 5
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At Kalmbaugh Insurance Agency, we believe that family-oriented fun is the key to a memorable autumn, and we've rounded up some spooktacular activities for you and your loved ones to enjoy. We hope this guide helps you make the most of the Halloween season in and around Westerville, Ohio. Remember to prioritize safety, have a blast, and create lasting memories with your loved ones.
1. Pumpkin Patch Adventures
Local farms offer more than just pumpkins - you can enjoy hayrides, corn mazes, petting zoos, and even pumpkin painting for the little ones. Pick out the perfect pumpkin for your porch!
When: September 18 - October 31, 2023
Where: 6142 Lewis Center Road, Galena
When: September 23 - October 31, 2023
Where: 581 S. Galena Rd
Where: 9090 Morse Road SW
*see website for complete details
Where: 1135 Locust Grove Rd
2. Kid-friendly Haunted Houses
For those seeking a not-so spine-tingling experience, Westerville boasts some incredible kid-friendly haunted houses.
When: Fridays and Saturdays, October 2023
Where: Columbus Zoo, 4850 W Powell Rd
When: September 29 - October 31, 2023 | Fri. & Sat., 7:00PM & 9:00PM
When: October 1 - 31, 2023
Where: Westerville Public Library, 126 S State St
Halloween wouldn't be complete without trick-or-treating. Westerville's neighborhoods come alive on Halloween night, with friendly neighbors offering treats to little goblins and ghouls. Remember to stay safe by wearing reflective clothing and carrying a flashlight for added visibility.
When: Tuesday, October 31, 2023 | 6:00PM to 8:00PM
4. Costumes and Family Fun
Whether you choose to be superheroes, classic monsters, or your favorite movie characters, Westerville's Halloween spirit embraces all styles of dress-up
When: Saturday, October 28, 2023 | 6:00PM to 8:00PM
Where: 400 N. High St
When: Tuesday, October 31, 2023 | 10:30AM to 11:00AM
Where: 74 N. State St
When: Saturday, October 28, 2023 | 7:00PM - 8:30PM
Where: 21 S State St
5. Spooky Movie Nights & Shows
Many local parks and community centers host outdoor Halloween movie screenings.
When: Friday, October 27, 2023 | 6:00PM
Where: 405 Neil Avenue
When: Friday, September 29 - October 31, 2023
Where: 19066 E River Rd, State Rte 252
6. Scary Sweet Treats
Indulge your sweet tooth with a visit to Westerville's local bakeries and candy shops.It's the perfect way to satisfy your cravings while supporting local businesses.
Kids Halloween Cupcake Baking and Decoration
When: Friday. October 20, 2023 | 10:00AM - 11:30AM or 1:00PM - 2:30PM
Where: 54 S High St
Seasonal cookies and desserts, great for gifts or parties
Halloween Survival Guide
7. Fall Festival Fun
These events often feature live music, food trucks, craft vendors, and, plenty of activities for the kids.
When: Tuesday, October 19-22, 2023 | 6:30PM to 10:30PM
Where: Heritage Park, 60 N Cleveland Ave
When: October 7, 14, 21, 28 | 6:30PM to 10:30PM
Where: Ohio Village, 800 East 17th Ave
When: September 29 - October 21, 2023
Where: 4147 County Road 114
Happy Halloween!! 🎃