Halloween Events in Southwest Louisiana 2018
Halloween 2018 Events in Southwest Louisiana
If you’re looking to get a little spooky this October, check out our list of Halloween events in Sulphur, Lake Charles and other areas of Southwest Louisiana.
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Suggested Halloween Dates and Hours for Trick or Treating in Southwest Louisiana
DeQuincy: 5 PM until 8 PM
Lake Charles: October 31 – No starting time provided. Suggested ending time of 8 PM.
Sulphur: 5 PM until 8 PM
Westlake: 5:30 PM until 8:30 PM
Trunk-or-Treat and Indoor Trick-or-Treat
First Baptist Church of Sulphur
When: 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Where: 401 S Huntington St, Sulphur, LA 70663 – Directions
When: 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Where: 404 S Huntington St, Sulphur, LA 70663 – Directions
When: 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Where: 602 N Claiborne St, Sulphur, LA 70663 – Directions
Prompt Succor Church
When: 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Where: 1109 Cypress St, Sulphur, LA 70663 – Directions
When: 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Where: 1511 S Huntington St, Sulphur, LA 70663 – Directions
Sulphur High School
When: 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Where: 100 Sycamore St, Sulphur, LA 70663 – Directions
When: 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Where: 505 N Beglis Pkwy, Sulphur, LA 70663 – Directions
Moss Bluff United Methodist Church Pumpkin Patch
When: The pumpkin patch is open throughout the month of October.
Weekdays the patch is open from 2 PM – 6:30 PM. Saturday’s it is open from 9 AM – 6:30 PM. On Sunday’s it is open from 12 noon – 6:30 PM.
Where: 735 Sam Houston Parkway, Lake Charles, LA 70611 – Directions
Proceeds go towards missions in the Lake Charles area and beyond.
Holy Trinity Episcopal Church Pumpkin Patch
When: Monday through Saturday 10 AM – 6 PM. Sunday 12 Noon – 6 PM
Where: Holy Trinity Episcopal Church 1700 Maplewood Drive, Sulphur, Louisiana 70663 – Directions
This pumpkin patch is for all ages, especially children. There will be photo setups and games for the little ones.
All sorts of pumpkins to choose from, white, green, pink, warty, as well as gourds and tiny pumpkins.
Payments types accepted are cash, checks, or credit cards. Bring the family and stay as long as you like!
Haunted Attractions and Tours
Haunted Ship Lake Charles
When: The Haunted Ship in Lake Charles opens at 6 PM every Friday and Saturday, October 19 – October 27, and October 31.
Where: USS Orleck Naval Museum located at 604 N. Enterprise Blvd. Lake Charles, LA 70601 – Directions
General Admission is $15; Fast Passes are $25. More information.
The Lost Hollows Haunted Attraction
When: The Lost Hollows is open from 6 PM – 11 PM every Friday and Saturday, October 19 – October 27, and October 31.
Where: The Lost Hollows at 3401 Derek Drive Lake Charles, LA 70607 – Directions
General Admission is $22; Fast Passes are $35. More information.
Haunted Swamp Tours
When: Tours start at 8 PM and 9 PM October 31 and require reservations. Tours may start later if needed or requested. Contact (337) 244-7979
Where: Calcasieu Boat Club 3110 Kiwanis Lane Lake Charles, LA 70605 – Directions
Admission for adults is $20; 18 and under $15. More information.
Living History Cemetery Tour
When: Guided walking tours through historical Lake Charles cemeteries will take place on October 26 from 5 PM – 8:30 PM
Where: Bilbo Cemetery – Directions; Goos Cemetery and Huff and Thomas Cemetery – Directions; Orange Grove and Graceland Cemetery – Directions; Old Catholic Cemetery – Directions
Tickets are $12 and can be purchased at www.cemeterytourlc.eventbrite.com or at the Arts Council office at Central School.
Lake Area Adventures Zombie Patrol
When: October 19, 20, 26, and 27 starting at sunset. Runs last approximately 20 minutes. The last run starts at 10:30 PM
Where: Lake Area Adventures, 4700 Gerstner Memorial Blvd 70607 – Directions
A scary night of platoon style paintball raids through an abandoned town course – Click here for more information.
Halloween Parties and Other Events
Cajun French Music Association Presents: A Cajun Halloween Nite
When: October 27 from 7 PM – 10 PM
Where: Cajun French Music Association Building 3481 E. Prien Lake Road, Lake Charles, LA 70615 – Directions
Admission is$7 per person; Children under 12 get in free.
There will be music, food, and events including prizes, costume contests, cake walks, gumbo, soft drinks, washboard contests, a split the pot drawing, and more.
RikenJaks 1st Annual Bow Wow Beer Bash and Doggy Costume Party
When: October 27 at 3 PM
Where: Rikenjaks Brewing Company 3716 Ryan St, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70605 – Directions
There will be drink specials for adults, treats and drinks for dogs, and arts and crafts for children. There is a $10 entry fee for the doggy Halloween costume contest. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Humane Society.
South City Christian Church Family Fall Fest
When: Saturday, October 27 from 3 PM – 6 PM
Where: South City Christian Church 323 W Sale Rd, Lake Charles, LA 70605 – Directions
Join South City Christian Church for a day of free fun for the whole family. Candy, hayrides, jump houses, face painting, food, crafts, games, prizes pumpkin decorating, and more.
3rd Annual Sulphur Bike or Treat at the Grove
When: October 31 – from 6 PM. – 8 PM
Where: The Grove at Heritage Square 1211 Ruth Street, Sulphur, LA 70663 – Directions
Bike or Treat is brought to you by Skar’d Crew, The Revelators, and Christian Worship Center. There will be candy and many other fun activities.
Crossroads Baptist Church Halloween Fall Festival
When: October 31 from 6 PM – 8 PM
Where: Vinton (ward 7) Recreation Center 1615 Horridge St, Vinton, Louisiana 70668 – Directions
The Halloween Fall Festival is free to attend and will include free food, games & prizes for everyone!
When: October 31 from 6 PM – 7 PM
Where: Sam’s Club 2025 Sams Way, Lake Charles, LA 70601 – Directions
A Fall Festival for children. Come in costume. No masks please.
The Mines Theater Presents: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow Youth Theatre – Ages 14yrs-18 yrs
When: Saturday, October 20 at 6 PM; Sunday, October 21 at 2 PM
Where: The Mines Theatre 121 E Napoleon St Sulphur, LA 70663 – Directions
Ticket prices: Reserved Seating $25; Adult General Admission $15; 18 and under $7; 65 and older $10. Follow this link to purchase tickets online.
Charitable Halloween Events
Coats for Kids Spooktacular at Crying Eagle Brewing Company
When: October 19 from 5 PM – 9 PM
Where: Crying Eagle Brewing Company 1165 E. McNeese St. Lake Charles, LA 70607 – Directions
There is no cost for admission. Those who donate a coat will receive a free glass, drink token, and a raffle ticket. Any size coat is accepted.
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