Free Halloween festivities and deals in South Florida include a parade in Fort Lauderdale and a free film, “Frankenweenie” in Pompano Beach and trick-or-treating among decorated vehicles at a park in Pompano Beach.
Many events at public parks are free or inexpensive.
- Pompano Beach, Trunk or Treat on Halloween Street, 5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. October 25, Pompano park, 2001 NE 10th St., kids trick or treat along decorated vehicles, games, activities, slime station, costume constest and decorated car contest, and movie, “Frankenweenie” 954-786-4111
- Deerfield Beach, Halloween festivities include entertainment, haystack candy find, music and costume contest, October 25 at Westside Park, 445 SW Second St., Deerfield Beach, 954-480-4481
- Fort Lauderdale, Trick or Treat on Second Street 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. October 26, Esplanade Park, 400 SW Second St., bounce house and games, 954-828-5363
- Fort Lauderdale, parade, 4 p.m. October 26, Esplanade Park, 400 SW Second Street
- Fort Lauderdale, Croissant Park Neighborhood Halloween, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., October 26, 245 W. Park Drive, 954-828-6154
- Hollywood, Boo Bash, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. October 25, ArtsPark at Hollywood Boulevard and US One, costume contest and music, 954-921-3404
- Fort Lauderdale, Bass Park kids’ Halloween Dance Party for kids ages 5 to 11, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., October 30, Bass Park, 2750 NW 19th St., Fort Lauderdale, 954-828-8498
Deals, discounts & more
- $3 for Family Halloween & Safety Festival in Plantation
- Half price for Haunted House attraction in Fort Lauderdale
- Discount tickets to Haunted Hotel Halloween party at W Hotel in Fort Lauderdale
- Redbox deal: reserve a Halloween film or game for 50¢ off another movie rental
Also in South Florida
- 50% off Fright Night at Zoo Miami.
- 50% off general admission and 45% off VIP tickets to the Fire & Ice Halloween Bash at Porcão Farm to Grill in Mary Brickell Village.
- 50% off the Wynwood Halloween Extravaganza.
- 50% off the House of Horror Amusement Park at Miami International Mall.
- Two discounts for 50% off the Reel Horror Ball Presents AMC’s “The Walking Dead” Halloween Party in the Miami Design District or 50% off the Reel HorrorBall.
- 85 cheap and easy Halloween costume ideas
- Cheap Halloween Guide at Living on the Cheap.
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