Get the Halloween costumes ready for the family-friendly events featuring activities for children in San Antonio in 2017. Kids love the chance to dress up in costume so they can trick-or-treat and have fun with family and friends. Check out the fun Halloween events in San Antonio this year.
Whataburger Zoo Boo
Sept. 30-Oct. 29 (Sat. & Sun.)
San Antonio Zoo - 3903 North St. Mary’s St., San Antonio, TX 78212
Whataburger Zoo Boo will be held weekends through the end of October. The zoo will be colorfully decorated for Halloween, with trick-or-treat stations, a hay maze, and more. Kids will be encouraged to dress costume for a chance to compete in a costume contest. Zoo Boo will be included with regular admission.
Oct 21 @ 6 p.m.
Natatorium — 1430 W Cesar E. Chavez Blvd., San Antonio, TX 78207
This free event will combine Halloween fun with an Alice in Wonderland theme. Kid-friendly activities will include costume contests, swimming, a dance performance by the Alamotion Dance Troupe, Mini-golf with the Queen of Hearts, face painting by Cheshire Cat Smiles, Haunted House, and the Mad Hatters Magic Show. Bring a carved pumpkin for the Pumpkin Carving Contest.
Halloween Boo Bash
Oct. 22 @ 10 a.m.
Traders Village — 9333 S.W. Loop 410, San Antonio, TX 78242
Traders Village will present its seventh annual Boo Bash, the biggest free event for kids in San Antonio. Kid-friendly activities will include the Bootastic Boo Bash Parade, live music, trick-or-treating, and other Halloween themed entertainment. All kids dressed in costume will be able to participate in the boo Bash Parade. Vendors will put a pumpkin in front their location to let you know they are handing out candy. that are passing out candy. The Haunted House will feature spookily animated and live entertainment. Admission and activities will be free. There will be a $4 fee for parking.
Boo Fest SA
Oct. 27 @ 10 a.m.
Blessed Sacrament Academy — 1135 Mission Road, San Antonio, TX 78210
BooFestSA and the Neighborhood Night Out will have a combined event. Check the website for information as it becomes available.
Alamo City Comic Con Halloween Edition
Alamodome, 100 Montana St., San Antonio, TX 78203
Alamo City Comic Con will take the Alamodome over for a family-friendly event during the weekend before Halloween. Check the event website for ticket information. There will be a special three-day pass for kids ages 6-12.
Morgan’s Wonderland More Delightful Than Frightful Halloween
Oct. 31 @ 4:30 p.m.
Morgan’s Wonderland - 5223 David Edwards Drive, San Antonio, TX 78233
Dress kids in non-frightful Halloween costumes for a safe night of trick-or-treating and Wonderland rides and attractions. This event will be especially for kids ages 2 and under and special needs individuals. Tickets will be $5. Drop off four non-perishable food items (per person) between Oct. 1-30 to receive a free admission ticket.