Gatorland has something exciting in store for thrill-seekers and families alike this Halloween season. The popular “Gators, Ghosts and Goblins day-time Halloween event is returning for the fifth year, and it promises to be even more spine-tingling and entertaining than ever before. With daytime fun for all-ages, and a family-friendly atmosphere, Gatorland is the place to be this October. This year, the event spans three weekends, beginning on Friday October 14th, and for Florida residents, admission s 50% off.

Unveiling  the ALL-NEW “Swamp Ghost’s Monster Museum”

One of the most eagerly anticipated aspects of the Gators, Ghosts and Goblins event is the return of “Swamp Ghost’s Monster Museum.” This year’s exhibit is an all-new experience that promises to delve deeper into the origins of fan favorite haunted holiday, Halloween. Encounter specters, goblins, and more as you explore this museum, offering a fascinating journey into the history and folklore that has shaped Halloween into what we know today.

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Exploring New Haunt-Zones

As if Swamp Ghost’s Monster Museum wasn’t enticing enough, Gatorland is introducing new haunt-zones to keep visitors on their toes. Step into “The Creepy Creature Carnival,” where famous monsters ‘moonlight’ as midway attractions. This unique twist on a carnival will provide thrills, chills, and, of course, a lot of fun. Additionally, the “Frightful Frontier” takes visitors back in time to an Old West Town, but be warned – it’s populated with cursed cowboys, and their ghost-like horses. This Old West meets the supernatural is sure to be a highlight of the event.

Seeking Hidden Beasties Aboard the Cryptid Express

For those who enjoy cryptids and mythical creatures, Gatorland offers an unforgettable experience with the “Cryptid Express.” This adventure takes you on a journey to seek out hidden beasties like the Florida Skunk Ape, Moth Man, and the legendary Chupacabra. It’s an opportunity to delve into the world of mysterious creatures that have captured the imaginations of people for generations.

Interactive Characters, Animal Meet-and-Greets, and a Children’s Halloween Costume Parade

Apart from the spine-tingling experiences, Gators, Ghosts and Goblins offers an array of family-friendly activities. Interact with captivating characters, meet some of Gatorland’s iconic animal residents, and enjoy the Children’s Halloween Costume Parade. Kiddos can get treat bags to make their Halloween experience even sweeter. Children and adults can wear family-friendly costumes if they like.  Gatorland is asking folks to keep the costumes more fun than scary or gory as Bubba and Skunk Ape are easily spooked.

Introducing a Fresh Thrill: The “Creepy Creature Carnival”

A thrilling addition to this year’s Gators, Ghosts, and Goblins™ Halloween event is the all-new “Creepy Creature Carnival.” Here, guests will find themselves in the midst of an eerie carnival midway, run by ‘eerily’ fun monsters that will send shivers down your spine. Families can join in on the spooky fun and even earn candy as they participate in carnival games with a macabre twist.

From “Coffin Cornhole” to a brain-tossing game at the “Franken-Factory,” these unique activities offer a playful yet spine-tingling twist on classic carnival games. It’s a chance to test your skills, win sweet treats, and immerse yourself in the otherworldly carnival atmosphere. This new addition to the event promises an extra layer of excitement and adventure for all attendees, young and old.

Gatorland’s Gators, Ghosts, and Goblins™ Halloween Event: A Spine-Tingling Adventure for All

With the introduction of the “Creepy Creature Carnival” and all the other captivating experiences in store, Gatorland’s Gators, Ghosts, and Goblins™ Halloween event continues to prove itself as a must-visit attraction for families and thrill-seekers alike. After your Gators, Ghosts, and Goblins visit comes to a close, check out Gatorland’s gift store, where their ‘in-house’ designed trick or treat bags, T-shirts, and more are waiting for you, and affordably priced. So, mark your calendars, and get ready to make unforgettable memories at Gatorland Orlando, located at 14501 S Orange Blossom Trail in South Orlando, just minutes from Osceola County. For more information visit