We Scare Up Some Spooky Halloween Music Festivals
By / October 12, 2022

The only two times it is socially acceptable to wear a costume is at Halloween or at a music festival, so you better believe combining the two is going to be a blast. Check out our comprehensive list of Halloween fests for 2022 and get inspired to get dressed up and get after it.

Escape Halloween 2022

When: October 28-29, 2022

Where: San Bernardino, CA

The Scene: Held in Southern California, Escape: Psycho Circus is an annual electronic festival running over Halloween. Continuing their impressive repertoire of festivals produced by the brand Insomniac, Escape: Psycho Circus promises to deliver spooky vibes and a top electronic lineup to festival attendees. Taking the Halloween spirit to heart, the festival also features themed stages, immersive art installations and costumed performers lurking the festival grounds.

More Info: Escape Halloween 2022 Guide

Suwannee Hulaween 2022

When: October 27-30, 2022

Where: Live Oak, FL

The Scene: Halloween's jammiest music festival, Suwannee Hulaween, takes place annually at the Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park. Hosted by The String Cheese Incident (who play two sets every evening), the jam band filled lineup features multiple stages filled with fans dressed up for the event.

More Info: Suwannee Hulaween 2022 Guide

Get Freaky 2022

When: October 28-30, 2022

Where: Salt Lake City, UT

The Scene: Get Freaky is an annual electronic music festival held during Halloween in Salt Lake City, Utah. The two-day event takes place at The Great Saltair, a unique venue that sits on a picturesque spot overlooking the Great Salt Lake.

The Lineup:

More Info: Get Freaky 2022 Guide

Supernatural Festival 2022

When: October 29, 2022

Where: Denver, CO

The Scene: Denver's biggest Halloween dance festival returns for a wicked good time to the National Western Complex this October.

The Lineup: ,

More Info: Supernatural Festival 2022 Guide

Freaky Deaky 2022

When: October 29-30, 2022

Where: Houston, TX

The Scene: It's Texas meets Halloween meets dance party when Freaky Deaky lands in Houston. The wildest costume party in the south gets spooky at the Sam Houston Race Park with some of the hottest names in the EDM scene.

More Info: Freaky Deaky 2022 Guide

Terminal V Halloween 2022

When: October 29, 2022

Where: Edinburgh, Scotland

The Scene: Terminal V is back returning to the mass warehouse complex near Edinburgh Airport and featuring an elite collection of the biggest acts in the world of techno and house music!

More Info: Terminal V Halloween 2022 Guide

Boo! Seattle 2022

When: October 28-29, 2022

Where: Seattle, WA

The Scene: Prepare yourself for two nights of monstrous beats and dance among the skeletons, ghouls, goblins, and frightfully fun characters who haunt this festival in downtown Seattle.

More Info: Boo! Seattle 2022 Guide

The Fest 2022

When: October 28-30, 2022

Where: Gainsville, FL

The Scene: This independent multiple-venue festival that celebrates underground music has been rocking Gainsville for nearly two decades. The numbers speak for themselves at The Fest: 300+ artists, 4 stages, 18 venues, and more than 50 professional wrestlers.

More Info: The Fest 2022 Guide

Time Warp Germany 2022

When: October 28-29, 2022

Where: Mannheim, Germany

The Scene: This electronic show in Germany showcases international heavyweights which perfectly capture the underground spirit of the event. With mesmerizing lighting design, jaw-dropping production of the highest spec and crystal clear sound systems, Time Warp Mannheim is the ultimate festival experience for techno aficionados and needs to be seen.

More Info: Time Warp Germany 2022 Guide

Levitation 2022

When: October 27-30, 2022

Where: Austin, TX

The Scene: Formally known as the Austin Psych Fest, Levitation has pushed out editions to Vancouver and Paris. But the home-base always remains in Texas where the flagship festival takes over Carson Creek Ranch near Austin. Founded by local psych heroes, The Black Angels, this DIY fest is like nothing else on the Texas festival schedule.

More Info: Levitation 2022 Guide

Return to Rio 2022

When: October 28-30, 2022

Where: Wiseman's Ferry, NSW, Australia

The Scene: Dance yourself silly to some of the world’s best artists, sip on a cocktail by the pool chilling to some reggae or get your soul and funk fill at The Shack. Then recharge with a float along the river or some yoga and meditation before ending the day at the party to end all parties.

More Info: Return to Rio 2022 Guide

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