Halloween is just around the corner, and the trick-or-treat hours have been set! Discover the trick-or-treat times and other fun Halloween activities in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

Trick or Treat Hours in Fort Wayne - 2022


5:30 – 7:30 pm on Monday, October 31


5:30 – 7:30 pm on Monday, October 31

Boy and girl trick or treating on Halloween


5:30 – 7:30 pm on Monday, October 31


6:00 – 8:00 pm on Monday, October 31


5:00 – 7:00 pm on Saturday, October 29


5:00 – 8:00 pm on Saturday, October 29

Other Spooktacular Fun in Fort Wayne

If you are looking to experience Halloween outside of your neighborhood this year, try visiting these fun locations around Fort Wayne.

Pumpkin Path at the Botanical Conservatory

Open Through October 30

Enjoy interactive Halloween displays in the Botanical Conservatory's outdoor exploration garden. Stop at the photo ops and snap a selfie or complete the outdoor scavenger hunt as you walk the beautiful, scenic pathway. Perfect for all ages! Details

And dress the kiddos in costume for a merry-not-scary Garden Trick-or-Treat day from Noon – 3:00 pm on Saturday, October 29! Scout out sweet treats and spooktacular tricks.

Fright Night

October 15

Dress in your Halloween best for a day of Fright Night fun in downtown Fort Wayne! Don't miss the main event: the Zombie Walk — where you'll join thousands of ghosts, goblins, and superheroes in a giant parade through downtown. The day offers dozens of different events for every age and fright seeker. Families with young kids will love events earlier in the day, including Not-So-Scary Crafts at the downtown Library, Grand Wayne Focus, Hocus Pocus at the Grand Wayne Convention Center, and Trunk or Treat at the YMCA.

For those looking to turn up the scare factor, don't miss the ghost tours at the Bell Mansion, haunted tours through the historic West Central Neighborhood, Rocky Horror Picture Show under the stars at the Botanical Conservatory, and lantern tours at The Old Fort.

See the full Fright Night Survival Guide.

Garden gnome hiding with pumpkins at the Botanical Conservatory's Punkin Path exhibit

Family-Friendly Fun

If you're looking for some family-friendly Halloween fun, there's still plenty to enjoy this year! Explore the Mystery Maze and enjoy Creepy Critter Keeper Chats during Wild Zoo Halloween. Discover dozens of fall games and a 16-acre corn maze at the Amazing Fall Fun: Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch, or find fall festivities and conquer a 5-acre corn maze at the Kuehnert Dairy Fall Festival. Find more of our favorite fall activities here.      

Frightful Fun in Fort Wayne

Don't miss out on all the spooks and haunts at the Hysterium in Fort Wayne, or take on one of the Escape Rooms in the area. Discover more Fort Wayne frightful fun.

For those ages 21+, be sure to check out the Nightmare Before Miracle Halloween Pop-Up Bar! Copper Spoon is serving up themed cocktails, crazy decor, and jolly fun times in their outdoor tent. Open through October 31.

This post was originally published in October 2017 and has been updated. Last Updated: October 2022