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Halloween in Tampa Bay


Here's what's going on in Tampa Bay for Halloween. See something we missed? Submit your event here

1. Guavaween 10/26/13

When: Saturday, October 26

Where: Ybor City

What: The Ybor City Chamber, in Tampa’s National Historic Landmark District, welcomes you to our 28th Annual Halloween Costume-Bash better known as Guavaween on Saturday, October 26th- continuing a long-standing Ybor Halloween tradition, and this year admission to the Outdoor Concert and the Costume Contest are free.Historic Ybor lays out the red carpet for Mama Guava and her costumed revelers.  Guavaween is for people of all ages!  From 10am-3pm, Family FunFest features Halloween fun for children and parents; from evening until the early morning hours, the ‘Big Guava’ is for adults!  Guavaween is a night of costumed revelry attracting a diverse crowd of costumed revelers.  Attendees enjoy outdoor concerts, Mama Guava’s Stumble Parade, Costume Contest and everything Ybor has to offer!

2. Zoo Boo at Lowry Park Zoo

"Come creep around ZooBoo at Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo -- the largest family Halloween event in Tampa Bay. It's a ghoulish good time for all. Don't miss the thrills, chills and family frights with attractions ranging in 'scare factor' including haunted houses and trails, Zoo-wide seasonal displays and lights, music, specialty gift shop, night rides and more. Hours are 7-11 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays, and 7-10 p.m. on other select nights (October 4-5, 11-13, 18-20 and 24-27) ."


3. Howl-O-Scream

For those willing to risk being afraid, there are lots of new things to look for at this year's event. This year's Howl-O-Scream is designed to prey on your deepest fears. See what's new this year HERE.


4. 13 Ugly Men Halloween Party 10/25/13

The 16th annual Halloween Freakshow, hosted by the 13 Ugly Men, will be held at The Underground in downtown Tampa. Ladies are $15 online and Men are $25 online. Ticket prices go up the day of at the door if there are any left. The event generally sells out. Buy tickets and get more information HERE.


5. The Monster's Ball 10/26/13

The Monster's Ball, being held at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Tampa will feature a $1,000 costume contest, live music and a special guest appearance from True Blood's Joe Manganiello.


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