Halloween 2008

Find scary costumes, Halloween parties, spooky haunted houses and more Halloween horror for grown-ups and kids in Austin.

Updated: September 15, 2006

Find a Costume

Lucy In Disguise With Diamonds

1506 South Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78704

Just how many other clothing stores can claim a standing-room-only crowd?

Bazaar Back Stage

1609 E Riverside Dr, Austin, TX 78741

Your backstage pass to affordable costume possibilities.

Estrella Bridal Art

1157 Navasota St, Austin, TX 78701

A Cut Above Costumes

150 Texas Ave Ste 205, Round Rock, TX 78664

Halloween Events

Sixth Street

1900 E Sixth St, Austin, TX 78701

This bar-lined boulevard turns into an informal parade route for party-goers flaunting the ultimate in gaudy, well-planned costumes.

The Horror Haunted House

12617 Ridgeline Blvd, Cedar Park, TX 78613

Enter a world of flesh-eating monsters undead beings for a frightening good time. Zombies, mutant cannibals, maggots and other horrid creatures just add to the fun.

Zilker Park

2100 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78746

The family-friendly Trick-or-Treat Trail is on Sunday, Oct. 26 from 2pm to 5pm. Held under the moon tower, this annual Parks event features a costume contest, live music, games and concessions. Free with two non-perishable food items.

Highland Mall

6001 Airport Blvd # 1199, Austin, TX 78752

Enjoy a new frightening layout at the House of Torment and Illusion Manor haunted houses located across from Macy's. Open on weekends from 7pm to midnight starting Sept. 19.


419 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701

The 25th annual Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos) procession and celebration is Saturday, Nov. 1 and includes altar displays, live music and dancing, and traditional foods.