October and cooler weather are almost here! That means pumpkin patches, haunted houses, trick-or-treating, and other Halloween events are right around the corner. Luckily, Bloomington has you covered for all events spooky and fun this year. These 7 Halloween events in Bloomington will be sure to entertain and scare visitors of all ages.

Halloween Events in Bloomington

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Fowler Pumpkin Patch, Halloween Events in Bloomington

Fowler Pumpkin Patch

Date: Opening for the fall season on Saturday, September 25 Time: Tuesday through Thursday, 4:00-7:00 pm / Friday through Sunday, 10:00 am-7:00 pm Location: Fowler Pumpkin Patch Admission: Free

Enjoy quintessential fall fun at Fowler Pumpkin Patch, complete with a corn maze, petting zoo, hayrides, u-pick pumpkin patch, and more. Hayrides are offered every hour starting at 11:00 am on Saturdays and Sundays.

Barn of Terror, Halloween Events in Bloomington

Barn of Terror Haunted House

Date: Every Friday & Saturday in October plus Halloween night Time: 8:00 pm-12:00 am / 8:00-10:00 pm on Halloween Location: Barn of Terror Admission: General admission is $10.00 per person; children 10 & under are $5.00 each.

Visit the Barn of Terror, Indiana's sixth-best haunted house, for a proper night of Halloween frights.

Harvest Hootenanny, Halloween Events in Bloomington

Harvest Hootenanny Block Party

Date: Saturday, October 9 Time: 4:00 pm Location: Switchyard Brewing Company Admission: VIP tickets are $75.00 per person; general admission for ages 16+ is $10.00 per ticket during the pre-sale or $15.00 per ticket at the door; those younger than 16 and designated drivers are free.

Enjoy live music, pie-eating and pumpkin-carving contests, cornhole, food trucks, fall beers & hot mulled cider, and activities for kids at Switchyard Brewing Co.'s all-ages Harvest Hootenanny. 

What we Do in the Shadows, Halloween Events in Bloomington

IU Cinema Under the Stars: What We Do in the Shadows

Date: Thursday, October 14 Time: 8:00 pm Location: Memorial Stadium Admission: Free, but registration is required.

Enjoy a screening of What We Do in the Shadows on the field of Memorial Stadium. Bring your own blankets — no chairs, food, or drink will be permitted.

Great Glass Pumpkin Patch, Halloween Events in Bloomington

Great Glass Pumpkin Patch

Date: Saturday, October 16 Time: 10:00 am-3:00 pm Location: Monroe County Courthouse Lawn Admission: Free

Pick out your own homemade blown-glass pumpkin or simply admire the display of over 900 glass pumpkins at the 12th annual Great Glass Pumpkin Patch! 

Buskirk Chumley Theater, Halloween Evenets in Indiana

Rocky Horror Picture Show

Date: Saturday, October 23 Time: TBD Location: Buskirk-Chumley Theater Admission: TBD

Enjoy Bloomington's annual fall screening of the Rocky Horror Picture Show.

Dennis James Hosts Halloween, Halloween Events in Bloomington

Dennis James Hosts Halloween

Date: Wednesday, October 27 Time: 7:00 pm Location: IU Auditorium Admission: $14.00-$28.00 per person

Take the whole family to Dennis James' annual spooky spectacular, packed with music and mayhem!

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