Albuquerque Halloween

Ghosts, Haunted Houses and Halloween Events

Halloween continues to grow, and an Albuquerque Halloween isn't limited to Halloween. Find out where Albuquerque Halloween events take place, and find a haunted house or two. Discover some of the best places to pick up a costume, or find out where to get the elements that will help you create your own.

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    Halloween night in Albuquerque can be full of trick-or-treating fun. But there are a lot of Albuquerque Halloween events besides what happens Halloween night. Find out about the festivities surrounding this spooktacular season in Albuquerque.

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    If you like being frightened at Halloween, then you'll be on the lookout for a haunted house. No longer just a walk through scare palace, haunted houses have gone high tech, and are often staffed by professional actors. Prepare for goosebumps.

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    When it comes to carving a Halloween pumpkin not just any old pumpkin will do. Make a day of it, and find a local pumpkin patch so you can pick up several perfect pumpkins for your Halloween decor. Take your time while there, enjoying the crisp, fall weather.

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    Halloween calls for creativity, whether putting together a costume from scratch with old clothes or calling out your most theatrical self. Find out where to go to get what you need to create your Halloween costume for you or your pet.

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    New Mexico Ghost Stories by Antonio R. Garcez. © Antonio R. Garcez

    New Mexico author Antonio R. Garcez writes about ghosts or spirits. With eleven books full of ghost tales, you might think he would tire of the subject. Garcez talks about ghosts, hauntings, and his plans for more books devoted to ghost tales.

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    The tradition just after Halloween brings the spirits of the dead back to visit the living. Find parades, art shows, sugar skull making workshops, and learn more about this annual cultural event.