October is almost over and everyone is looking forward to attending some great events for Halloween Gold Coast. Here are the top 5 things to do for Halloween Gold Coast and check out item number 5 for a free sneak peek into an often sold out scary event.

#1: Movie World Fright Night

One of the best events of Halloween Gold Coast that locals and visitors alike love in October is Fright Nights at Movie World. Be prepared to be scared by zombies, vampires, and killers on the loose with electric chain saws at the annual Fright Night events. Held every Friday and Saturday nights from 28 September to 26 October 2019, from 6pm to 10pm.

Explore terrifying new mazes, brave the blood-curdling precincts and take on your favourite rides after dark at Movie World.

#2: Surfers Paradise Fest-Evil Zombie Walk

Surfers Paradise Fest-Evil is a new Halloween inspired three day takeover in Surfers Paradise to be held between Thursday 31 October to Saturday 2 November 2019 inclusive!

Surfers Paradise Zombie Walk hits our streets and beach on Saturday, 2nd of November 2019 from 3 – 4pm! The Surfers Paradise Zombie Walk is a ticketed event to support the Brain Foundation. Tickets start from $10.

The Zombie Walk route starts at Eileen Peters Park on Surfers Paradise beach front and winds its way north through the precinct before turning south again along the beach back to the park.

#3: Trick or Treat Trails

Bring your children along, complete with their scary Halloween costumes, to either of two shopping centres for Trick or Treat trails on Thursday 31 October 3:30pm – 6:30pm:

Circle on Cavill 3184 Surfers Paradise Blvd: Spookarama Trick-or-treat

FREE activities include Trick or Treating, BOOtiful Face Painting, Coffee (because parents need treats too) plus much more!

Paradise Centre: Spook-Taculuar Halloween Fun

Face Painting: 31 October – 1 November 5pm – 7pm & 2 November 1pm – 4pm

Spooky Characters: 2 November, 1pm to 4pm

Holiday Holiday will be joining the festivities with treats for all guests and their young ones during Halloween Gold Coast.

#4: Halloween Markets

Join the Surfers Paradise beachfront markets on all weekend, starting Friday 4pm and 11am, Saturday and Sunday, open until 9pm each night. Take photos with some of our favourite stallholders and a host of Halloween themed vendors.

#5: Infectious Halloween – Chevron Renaissance

Expect live infected DJ playing themed and alternative dance music at the Landsdowne Road Irish Tavern at the Chevron Renaissance Shopping Centre.  The tavern will be decked out with horror and haunted house theming suitable for +18 only.


31st October to 2nd November 2019 from 9pm to late.

How Much?

Free entry

Where to Stay for Halloween Gold Coast

The best holiday rentals Gold Coast apartments are managed by Holiday Holiday in the heart of Surfers Paradise, all within walking distance to the above Halloween Gold Coast events. Choose the actual apartment of your choice of a 1, 2 and 3 bedrooms holiday accommodation in the family friendly Chevron Renaissance, modern and beautiful Circle on Cavill apartments, executive style H Residences above Hilton Surfers Paradise or the luxurious Soul Surfers Paradise building. All accommodation bookings come with a complimentary car parking space.