Trick or treat? Whether you are looking to get spooked, pick up some pumpkins, enjoy a Halloween party in Beaufort, or just grab some treats along the way, here’s all the haunting details you’ll need to have a spooktacular time! There’s an abundance of Fall & Halloween activities in our neck of the Lowcountry to keep us busier than ever. From family friendly events, date nights and group activities, there is something for everyone. Some of our local restaurants and businesses are hosting Costume Parties, so get out and have some fun.
Only a few more days til Halloween!
Luther’s Rare & Well Done in downtown is hosting an ‘It’ themed Halloween Party and costume contest on Friday, October 27th starting at 8pm. Enjoy prizes for the best costumes, a photo booth, bar and jello shot specials and more. Musical guest for the evening is Souls Harbor. 910 Bay Street, Downtown
Brody’s Bar & Grill on Lady’s Island is hosting a Halloween Party and costume contest with cash prizes on Saturday night, October 28th, starting at 10pm with entertainment, bar specials, cash prizes for best costumes, live music and lots more. 47 Ferry Drive, Lady’s Island
Wined It Up in downtown is hosting a Halloween Bash on Friday night starting at 7pm with some fun bar specials, prizes for best costumes and live music for the evening with The RK’s. 705 Bay Street, Downtown
Panini’s on the Waterfront is hosting it’s annual costume party on Saturday night starting at 10pm. Enjoy specials at the bar and lots more. 926 Bay Street, downtown
Revolution Ballroom is hosting a Spooktacular Halloween Costumed Dance Party on Saturday starting at 7pm. Wear your favorite costume and enjoy a costume contest, some tricks and yummy treats and a monster mash dance off. 2121 Boundary Street, Beaufort Town Center
Community Events and other Halloween fun
One of Beaufort’s spookiest events, the annual Beaufort Ghost Tours, began October 13th, and run through the 30th. Take a carriage ride or walking tour through the moss lined streets of Beaufort’s historic district while listening to costumed storytellers tell haunting tales of the area. You just never know what you’ll see. Some of Beaufort’s oldest residents have shared ghostly stories from their childhood. Make your reservation by visiting http://capabeaufort.org/events/ghost-tours/
Trick or Treat in Downtown Beaufort is coming on Thursday, October 26th. Grab the costumed kids, put on your walking shoes and head into Downtown Beaufort from 430 to 6pm for the annual Trick or Treat in Downtown event, presented by Main Street Beaufort, USA and the downtown merchants. Trick or Treat with the downtown businesses along Bay, Carteret, Port Republic, West, Charles and Scott Streets. Kids and parents love this free event as downtown comes alive with costumes, kids, and community.
Carteret Street United Methodist Church Pumpkin Patch The Pumpkin Patch is open daily through Halloween with thousands of pumpkins of all sizes to choose from. All proceeds raised benefit Carteret Street’s youth ministries. Also, the church is hosting its annual Trunk or Treat event in the Church Parking Lot on Carteret Street in downtown on Wednesday, October 25th at 615pm.
Port Royal’s Annual Trunk or Treat is coming to Paris Avenue on Sunday October 29th from 3pm to 5pm. Join Port Royal UMC, St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, PRES, the Port Royal Fire & Police Departments and the Beaufort County YMCA for a Ghoultide gathering that offers a safe trick or treating experience for ghouls, goblins, and ghosts of all ages between 9th & 12th Streets on Paris Avenue.
Praise Assembly in Shell Point is hosting its annual Harvest Fest Celebration on Halloween night from 6 to 8pm. Enjoy a trunk or treat, tons of fun games, bounce houses, rides, food, music and lots more. 800 Parris Island Gateway
It’s Fall Festival time at Beaufort Academy on Friday, October 27th from 3 to 5pm. The school will have a fun haunted house along with tons of games, prizes, a bake sale, food, entertainment with a live DJ and bounce houses for the littler ones. 240 Sams Point Road, Lady’s Island
Attention Parents: Larew Dance Center is hosting a Parent’s Night Out drop-in at the center on Lady’s Island. On Friday night, October 27th, You can drop the kids (aged 4 to 10) off at the center for a night of games, movies and kids Halloween fun….while you go out and enjoy some of yours! 2 Robin Drive, Lady’s Island
As you can see there is no shortage of festivities in the area. Grab your goblins and head on out for some spooky fun! Be sure to check back for updates and new activities that may be added now through Halloween. As always, stay up to date on all of the local happenings and events at the EatSleepPlayBeaufort.com Event Calendar.
And, for those of you adults that plan to attend some of the above mentioned parties in your Halloween best, remember don’t lose your head and wind up dead, call a cab! A Happy Taxi Cab Co. (843) 575-5000 | ADR Taxi (843) 726-5191
For those new to town: Trick or treating in Beaufort on Halloween is typically celebrated on October 31st starting at 6pm, with no official ending time that night. Please, stay safe, have lots of fun, and consider parking that golf cart for the evening and get out and get some exercise with the kids.