FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — Spooky Season has arrived and area residents might be searching for some festivities to get in the Halloween spirit!

Below is a compiled list of haunted houses, haunted parties, and more happening in Northwest Arkansas and the River Valley throughout October.

Nightmares Haunted House Oct. 28, 29, 31

  • The Nightmares Haunted House in Bentonville opens each Friday and Saturday through Oct. 31. The haunted house starts at dusk and tickets will stop being sold at 11 p.m.
  • More information can be found here.

The Asylum Haunted House – Oct. 27-29, 31

  • The Asylum Haunted House in Cave Springs is a more adult haunted house that lasts from 7 p.m. to midnight.
  • The haunted house also has a family night on October 27 and will last from 7-10 p.m. It will also be open from 7-10 p.m. on October 31.
  • Tickets and more information can be found here.

Banshee Manor – Oct. 27-31

  • The Banshee Manor located inside Lokomotion Family Fun Park in Fayetteville is a medieval-themed haunted house featuring an original story told through the attraction.
  • The all-ages No Scare Tour will be available on October 27.
  • Tickets and more information can be found here.

Carpenter’s Mortuary Spook House – Oct. 28-29, 31

  • Carpenter’s Mortuary Spook House sits at the corner of Rust Street and Main Street in Gentry.
  • More information and tickets can be found here.

Halloween Double Feature: Hocus Pocus – Oct. 30

  • The Walton Arts Center will host a screening of Hocus Pocus at 4 p.m. There will be a pre-show costume parade for children.
  • Tickets can be bought here.

Arvest Ballpark Trunk or Treat Safety Spooktacular – Oct. 30

  • Hosted by NWA Trauma Regional Advisory Council
  • Free to all from 2-5 p.m.
  • Event includes safety education, music, food, games, candy, bounce houses, face painting, fire trucks, helicopters and more.
  • KNWA’s weather team will be there!

Trunk or Treat – Oct. 30

  • A trunk or treat will be held at the Highlands United Methodist Church from 4-6 p.m. in Bella Vista.

Dia de Muertos Oct. 30-Nov. 5

  • Building the base of an “ofrenda” or an offering table at Shiloh Square from 12 p.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 30
  • Community is welcome to bring offerings for the ofrenda at Shiloh Square from 6-9 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 2
  • Traditional music and dance performances at the square, along with crafts and face painting for kids. Food vendors will join the celebration. This will take place from 12-7 p.m. on Nov. 5 at Shiloh Square, Turnbow Park and Mill Street.

Halloween Double Feature: Rocky Horror Picture Show – Oct. 31

  • The Walton Arts Center will host a screening of Rocky Horror Picture Show at 8 p.m.
  • There will be live music by Ultra Suede at 6 p.m. and a costume contest at 7:30 p.m.
  • Tickets can be bought here.

Trick or Treat Down the Avenue – Oct. 31

  • On Halloween night from 5-8 p.m., Downtown Fort Smith will turn into a trick-or-treating paradise.
  • Numerous businesses will be handing out candy with festivities all around.

Trick or Treat on the Trail – Oct. 31

  • The City of Fayetteville will be holding two family-friendly Halloween events at its newly established Lower Ramble.
  • Trick or Treat on the Square, a Halloween-costumed celebration, will be held 4-6:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 31. Trick-or-treaters and their families are invited into the Fay Jones Woods, where treats will be handed out at stops along the trail between the West Ave.
  • Additionally, a Community Pumpkin Pageant will be held Wednesday, Nov. 2, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. in the Lower Ramble. Residents are invited to bring carved jack-o-lanterns to build a collaborative community display of pumpkin artistry.