Frightening Things to Do for Halloween in and Around Indianapolis

Indianapolis and Central Indiana are well known for offering a great variety of Indianapolis things to do for Halloween and haunted houses, scary haunted bridges and spooky haunted trails, not to mention the many terrifying legends and ghost stories passed on over generations through word of mouth. Here’s a collection of fun and frightening things to do for Halloween in Indianapolis and its immediate environs. Follow any of the links that interest you to discover all kinds of detailed articles and photos on the spooky subject of your choice. And don’t miss our directory of haunted houses in Indiana.

Scary Things to Do for Halloween in and Around Indianapolis

Paramount Theatre in Anderson, Indiana Anderson Symphony Orchestra‘s Halloween Family Concert: A favorite yearly event at the fabulous Paramount Theatre in Anderson, Indiana.
7:30 pm, October 30, 2010
Clowes Memorial Hall in Butler University, Indianapolis, Indiana Butler University‘s Symphony Orchestra: Thrill to “The Sorcerer’s Apprentice” and other astonishing classics in Clowes Memorial Hall.
3:00 pm, October 31, 2010
Garfield Park, Indianapolis, Indiana

Ghoulish Garfield: Celebrate Halloween with the other goblins at Garfield Park‘s Family Center and Arts Center.
7:00 pm, October 29, 2010

Hannah Haunted Acres in Indianapolis, Indiana Hanna Haunted Acres: These haunted Indianapolis attractions are infamous all over Marion County
Opens at dark Through October 31, 2010
Headless Horseman at Conner Prairie in Fishers, Indiana

Headless Horseman: Fishers, Indiana‘s famous Conner Prairie offers their horrifying headless horseman event every year at the interactive living history park.
6:00 pm – 9:00 pm, October 28-30, 2010

Vogue Nightclub in Indianapolis, Indiana Here Come the Mummies: Vogue Nightclub‘s phantasmagorical fling for Halloween fun for adults.
8:00 pm Through October 29, 2010
Christian and Katalina in Mind Tripping at the Hilton Indianapolis Hotel Mind Tripping: Christian and Katalina perform psychological illusions in their special Halloween magic show at the Hilton Hotel in downtown Indianapolis.
6:00 pm, October 30 & 31, 2010
Nightmare on Bridge Street at IUPUI in Indianapolis, Indiana Nightmare on Bridge Street: A Halloween extravaganza for all ages at IUPUI is an Indianapolis charity event.
6:00 pm, October 30, 2010
Rathskeller Restaurant in Indianapolis, Indiana Rathskeller’s Punch Judy Live Halloween Party: Here’s a big one at the Rathskeller Restaurant in downtown Indy.
7:00 pm – 11:00 pm, October 30, 2010
Safe Night Halloween at the Indiana State Fairgrounds in Indianapolis Safe Night Halloween: Indianapolis children under twelve get in free to the Indiana State Fairgrounds for this friendly Halloween event.
5:00 pm, October 31, 2010
Skeletown! The Indianapolis Children's Museum's annual Halloween party Skeletown! The Indianapolis Children’s Museum annual Halloween party, one of the few in the United States with a “lights on” option for tiny tots.
Through October 31, 2010
Halloween ZooBoo at the Indianapolis Zoo ZooBoo: It’s the Indianapolis Zoo‘s annual festive nod to Halloween. Pumpkin bowling, bounce house, hay maze and special shows, activities and exhibits.

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