Fall Fun, Pumpkin Patches & More in Fort Lauderdale & Broward County

Hollywood Hills United Methodist Church Pumpkin Patch
••• Hollywood Hills United Methodist Church Pumpkin Patch. Debbie Glade

Halloween is one of the most exciting times of the year, so naturally, your whole family will want to get in on the fun. Hayrides, Halloween parties, trick-or-treating and pumpkin patches can be found throughout Fort Lauderdale and Broward county. All events listed are free and are suitable for children unless otherwise noted.

Davie

 

Flamingo Road Nursery Harvest Festival and Pumpkin Patch

1655 Flamingo Road, Davie, FL
Info: (954)476-7878
Fall Harvest Festival Kickoff Weekend, September 29-30
Fall Harvest Festival and Pumpkin Patch Dates: Every Day from Sept 29-October 31
Applefest with apple sampling, October 20-21
Hours: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Hose-Drawn Hayrides: (Starting October 6) Saturdays, Noon - 3:00 pm & Sundays, 1:00-4:00 pm, $4per person

 

Flamingo Gardens Harvest Festival
3750 S Flamingo Road, Davie, FL
Info: (954) 473-2955
Harvest Festival & 3rd Annual Scarecrow Competition, October 13, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Haunted Nights at Flamingo Gardens with Hay Rides, October 19, 20, 26, 27, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm (no children 10 and under permitted)
Haunted Food Trucks, October 19, 5:00 - 9:00 pm
Story Time for Kids with the Good Witches, October 28
Check website for details and special admission fees

 

Davie's Halloween Happenings, Pumpkin Patch and Costume Contest
Pine Island Multipurpose Center
3801 S. Pine Island Road, Davie, FL
Date: October 28
Hours: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm (costume contest at 3:00 pm)

 

Deerfield Beach

 

Deerfied Beach Halloween Fest and Costume Contest
Dr. Leo J. Robb, Jr. Memorial Gymnasium at Westside Park
445 SW 2nd Street, Deerfield Beach, FL
Info: (954) 480-4480
Date: October 31
Hours: 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

 

Fort Lauderdale

 

Gross Out Halloween Activities and Costume Contest at Museum of Discovery & Science
Museum of Discovery & Science
401 SW 2nd Street, Ft.

Lauderdale, FL
Info: (954) 713-0930
Date: October 26 -27
Hours: Friday & Saturday, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Sunday, noon - 6:00 pm
Tickets: Adults $9; Seniors $8; Children $7.

 

Croissant Park Neighborhood Halloween Party
245 West Park Drive, Fort Lauderdale
Info: (954) 523-1063
Date: October 27
Hours: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

 

Esplande Park Trick-or-Treat on 2nd Street and Howl-O-Ween Kid and Pet Parade
400 Southwest 2nd Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Info: (954) 828-5363
Date: October 27
Hours: Festival and Entertainment, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Parade starts at 4:00 pm

 

Riverland Park Trick-or-Treat Halloween Party and Costume Contest
950 Southwest 27th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale
Info: (954)828-5320
Date: October 27
Hours: 4:00 - 8:00 pm

PetSet’s “Fifty Shades of Masquerade” Halloween Party to benefit the Humane Society of Broward
Vibe Fort Lauderdale
301 E. Las Olas Boulevard, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Date: October 27, 2012
Info: (954) 266-6827
Hours: 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m
Tickets: $25 for Petset members, $30 for non-members

 

Bass Park Spooky Halloween Dance for Children
2750 Northwest 19th Street, Fort Lauderdale
Info: (954) 828-8498
Date: October 30
Hours: 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Cooper City

 

Cooper City Trick-or-Treat Shop-to-Shop and Costume Contest
Countryside Shops of Cooper City
Corner of Flamingo and Stirling Roads, Cooper City, FL
Info: (954) 434-4300 x233
Date: October 27
Hours: 10:00am - Noon

 

Hollywood

 

Hollywood Hills United Methodist Church Pumpkin Patch
400 N 35th Avenue, Hollywood, FL
Info: (954) 989-8304
Dates: October 7 - 31
Pumpkin Patch Hours: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

 

First Presbyterian Church of Hollywood Pumpkin Patch
1530 Hollywood Blvd, Hollywood, FL
Info:(954) 923-8209
Dates: October 13 - 31
Hours: 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

 

Hollywood 6th annual Boo Bash, Trick-or-Treating and Costume Contest
ArtsPark at Young Circle
Hollywood Boulevard and US1, Hollywood, FL
Info: (954) 921-3500
Date: October 26
Hours: 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

 

Broward County (Continued)

Lauderdale-by-the_Sea

Lauderdale-by-the-Sea Town Hall Halloween Party
Jarvis Center
4505 North Ocean Drive, Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL
Info: (954) 640-4203
Date: October 31
Hours: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Oakland Park

Oakland Park Halloween Fest
Jaco Pastorius Park
4000 North Dixie Highway , Oakland Park, FL
Info: (954) 630-4500
Date: October 27
Hours: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Parkland

Parkland Teen Halloween Dance
YMCA of Parkland
10559 Trails End, Parkland, FL
Info: (954) 757-4113
Date: October 26
Hours: 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tickets: $7 in advance, $10 at the door

Pembroke Pines

Pembroke Pines Booville Halloween Fest and Pumpkin Patch
Pines Recreation Center
7400 Pines Boulevard, Pembroke Pines, FL
Info: (954) 986-5022
Date: October 27
Hours: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tickets: $2 for residents 17 and under, $4 for non residents 17 and under

Pembroke Pines Ghoulish Guardians Pumpkin Carving Contest
Pembroke Pines Community Garden
10100 Pines Boulevard, Pembroke Pines, FL
Preregister:(954) 961-6430
Date: October 27
Hours: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Costume-Crazed Kids, Fang-tastic Parents and Boo’tiful Pooches with Trick-or-Treating, Raffle and More
Shops at Pembroke Gardens
527 SW 145th Terrace, Pembroke Pines, FL (In front of Fuddruckers)
Info: (954) 450-1580 Date: October 28
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Plantation

Plantation Halloween & Safety Festival
Kennedy Community Center
5555 Palm Tree Road, Plantation, FL
Info:(954) 452-2510
Date: October 27
Hours: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Pompano Beach

Pompano Beach Halloween Horse Show and Fair
Sands and Spurs Equestrian Park
1600 NE 5TH Avenue, Pompano Beach, FL
Date: October 20
Hours: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm (Costume Contest, 2:00 pm)
Info: (954)786-4507

Pompano's Trunk or Treat on Halloween Street
100 West Atlantic Boulevard, Pompano Beach, FL
Info: (954) 746-4111
Date: October 26
Hours: 6:00 pm, Outdoor movie starts at 8:00 pm
Tickets: $5 to enter Trunk Decorating Contest

Sunrise

Sunrise Fall Harvest Festival and Pumpkin Patch
Welleby Park
11100 NW 44th Street, Sunrise, FL
Info: (954) 747-4600
Date: October 7
Hours: 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Tickets: $5 per person

Weston

Weston Halloween Safety Expo and Trick-or-Treating
Tequesta Trace Park
600 Indian Trace, Weston, FL
Date: Friday, October 29
Hours: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Palm Beach County

Boca Raton

First United Methodist Church of Boca Raton Pumpkin Patch
625 NE Mizner Boulevard, Boca Raton, FL (West Campus Pkg Lot)
Info: (561)395-1244
Dates: October 6 - 31
Pumpkin Patch Hours: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Boca Raton Sugar Sand Park Shriek Week and Film Festival
Sugar Sand Park
300 S. Military Trail, Boca Raton, FL
Info: (561) 347-3950
Dates: October 24-27, activities vary daily
Hours: Open 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm Tickets: Haunted House $5 in advance if purchased by October 10, $7 October 11 or later,$15 for 30 activity tickets

Boynton Beach

Bedner's Farm Fresh Market Pumpkin Patch and Fall Festival
10066 Lee Road, Boynton Beach, FL
Info: (561) 733-5490
Dates: September 29 - October 31
Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze Hours: Monday-Friday, 10:00 am - 6:00 pm, Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Sunday: 10:00am-4:00pm. Corn Maze $3 per person
Hayride Hours: Wednesday - Monday, last ride 1 hour before closing, $3 per person, Under 2 free

Delray Beach

Cason United Methodist Church Pumpkin Patch
342 N Swinton Avenue, Delray Beach, FL
Info: (561) 276-5302
Dates: October 12 - 31
Call for Pumpkin Patch Hours

Palm Beach

Sandoway Not-so-Scary Halloween Event
Sandoway House Nature Center
142 S. Ocean Boulevard, Delray Beach, FL
Info: (561)274-7263
Date: October 27
Hours: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tickets: $4 per person ages 3 and up

Palm Beach Gardens

Trinity United Methodist Church Pumpkin Patch and Pumpkin Night Party with Trick-or-Treating
9625 North Military Trail, Palm Beach Gardens, FL
Info : 561-622-5278
Dates: Pumpkin Patch, October 3 - 31
Pumpkin Patch Hours: 9:00 am – 8:00 pm
Great Pumpkin Night, October 24 at 5:00 pm.

West Palm Beach

Hope Lutheran Church Pumpkin Patch
7430 Belvedere Rd, West Palm Beach, FL
Info: (561) 684-0691
Dates: October 13-31
Pumpkin Patch Hours: Noon-8:00 pm

Palm Beach Boo at the Zoo Event with Trick-or-Treating and Costume Contests
Palm Beach Zoo
1301 Summit Boulevard, West Palm Beach, FL
Info: (561) 547-9453.


Dates: October 19-21, 26-18, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm; October 19 & 26, 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Admission: Zoo Members Free, Non-members $14.95 adults, $8.95 kids ages 3-12.

Spookville Old-Fashioned Halloween Event
South Florida Fairgrounds Yesteryear Village
9067 Southern Boulevard, West Palm Beach, FL
Info: (561)793-0333
Ghost Day: October 19, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Pumpkin Day: October 20, 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Costume Contests: October 21 & October 28, 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Witches Day: October 26, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Scarecrow Day: October 27, 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Trick-or-Treating: October 31, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost: $7 per person, Kids 2 and under Free.

South Florida Museum Halloween Night
South Florida Science Museum
4801 Dreher Trail North, West Palm Beach, FL
Info:(561) 832-1988
Date: October 26
Hours: 6:00 - 10:00 pm
Tickets: Museum Member Adults $5.00, Children FREE. Non-Members: Adults $11.00, Children $7.00

Have fun decorating your house for Halloween, and don't forget to make a scarecrow for your yard!