Celebrate your favorite spooky holiday in Estes Park! Whether you're in it for the costume, the candy or the party you can make the most of your Halloween in Estes Park.

Halloween Events



  • Fridays & Saturdays October 6 to 28 - Halloween Haunted House – American Legion Post 119

With the month of October our minds turn to ghouls and goblins and spirits of all kinds, and the basement of Estes Park’s American Legion Hall turns into a haunted house worthy of your chills and thrills and freaks and shrieks! All souls are invited to experience this 2nd Annual electrifying opportunity each Friday and Saturday in October from 7-10 pm.

  • October 20, 2017 - Murder Mystery Dinner – The Stanley Hotel

The Murder Mystery Dinner features a theatrical presentation of murder and suspense leavened with humor. It explores suspects throughout the room in the context of a gourmet 4-course meal hosted in the Victorian-style MacGregor Ballroom
• Doors open at 5:30pm with dinner starting at 6:30pm
• Price is $320 per couple or $170 per person inclusive of tax and gratuity
• Price includes a 4-course gourmet dinner, entertainment, and complimentary glass of wine
• Must be 21 or older

  • October 21, 2017 – The Shining Ball – The Stanley Hotel

The wildly popular Shining Ball returns to the Concert Hall featuring a live performance by The Gasoline Lollipops. Participants will compete for prizes with imaginative, macabre, and daring costumes that will be paraded through the hotel, so dress to impress. Festive hors d’oeuvres, delightful drink, dancing and cavorting among the imaginative, Shining-themed decor will bring new chills to the hottest night of the Halloween season.
• Doors open at 8pm
• Gasoline Lollipops start at 9pm
• Price is $175 per person OR $325 per couple
• Ticket Price includes: Access to Shining Ball, gourmet hors d'oeuvres, inclusion in costume contest, and two complimentary drink vouchers
• Costumes are required
• Costume Contest will select three category winners each with a $500 cash award!
• Must be 21 or older

  • October 28, 2017 – Halloween Masquerade Party – The Stanley Hotel

The Stanley Hotels legendary Masquerade Party closes out Twin Terror Weekends on Saturday, October 28th. This frightful night will feature live music, dancing, drinks, hors d’oeuvres, and imaginative Halloween costumes.
• Doors open at 8pm
• Live music starts at 9pm
• Price is $110 per person OR $199 per couple
• Ticket Price includes: Access to Masquerade Party, gourmet hors d'oeuvres, and two complimentary drink vouchers
• Costumes are required
• Must be 21 or older

  • October 28, 2017 - 5th Annual BooGrass with Chain Station Mountain Music – The Rock Inn

The Rock Inn's annual Halloween Party lives on this year with the BooGrass live music by the popular bluegrass band, Chain Station. Frightful fun, dancing and encouraged costumes will ensure a spooky good time! Dress to impress at the band will be hosting a Halloween costume contest for fun prizes! 9:00 pm – 1:00 am

  • Downtown Estes Halloween Celebration

This is the main event! Get your costumes ready for trick-or-treating Estes Park style! We close down Elkhorn Ave. (main street) at 5:30 PM on Halloween and the entire community comes out for a hauntingly good time! Characters go door-to-door among the shops to get their bags filled with candy. There's a haunted ambulance, unique Halloween window displays, a Thriller zombie dance (a la Michael Jackson) in the main intersection and tons of fun is had by all! You don't want to miss this frighteningly good time for all ages. Oh - and don't be the only parents without costumes - this event is for the WHOLE family!

  • Complete your costume with Facepainting from Riverspointe Spa

Offering our fabulous Halloween makeup appointments on October 31st from 12-6pm for $1/minute. We will give you a quote of time estimated once we receive a photo or description of your desired look! We also have appointments available for makeup on October 21 and 28, which are the days of the Stanley Hotel spooky Halloween events. Call us at 970-577-6841 to learn more and book your time!