Louisville Halloween Parade & Festival, October 6, 2018

Louisville's BIGGEST Halloween Celebration brought to you by LouisvilleHalloween.com - Louisville's Home For Halloween! Join us for a day of family-friendly Halloween fun including an all-new street festival from 12PM-8PM featuring craft booths and live entertainment. The highlight of the event is the 16th Annual Louisville Halloween Parade taking place at 6PM. Don't miss the fun! The 2017 Grand Marshals TBA



If you are looking for the Halloween season celebration in Louisville, this is it! The Louisville Halloween Parade & Festival combines what you love about festivals in the Ville with the city's Louisville Halloween Parade. This will be the 16th year of the Halloween Parade along Baxter Avenue and Bardstown Road and it looks to be the BEST year yet! The Festival will begin at 12PM on Baxter Avenue from Bardstown Rd to Hepburn with live entertainment throughout the day, craft booths and other fun events for you to enjoy. Then, at 6PM the ORIGINAL Louisville Halloween Parade will march down the street from the corner of Baxter Avenue and Broadway down to Bardstown Road and Rosewood.


Louisville Halloween Festivaal
Louisville Halloween Festival, 12P-8P

The Louisville Halloween street festival is from 12PM-8PM on Baxter Avenue from Bardstown Rd to Hepburn. Will feature a variety of vendors and craft booths. More booths and food vendors have been added to enhance your experience!

Louisville Halloween Costume Contest
Costume Contest, TBA

This year we will feature a costume contest FOR ALL AGES. The winners will receive prizes and will get to ride in this year's Halloween Parade! Contest to be held at the MainSource Bank Main Stage. Entry is FREE. Enter at the Activities Booth near the stage by TBA.

Louisville Halloween Parade
Louisville Halloween Parade, 6PM

The 16th Annual Louisville Halloween Parade is the centerpiece of day starting at 6PM. The route is from Baxter Ave and Broadway to Bardstown Rd and Rosewood. New features added this year including fire dancers!

Trick or Treating
Trick or Treating, 12P-8P

Kids bring candy bags and visit participating businesses along the parade route to enjoy some good ole fashioned trick-or-treating! This is only for kids. Also, parade floats are encouraged to pass out candy, but be aware you MUST remain on the sidewalk.

Louisville Halloween Pumpkin Rolling Race
Pumpkin Rolling Race, TBA

Pick your pumpkin and roll it down the lane to the finish line. Cross the finish line first and you could win prizes. The winners from each heat will compete in one final roll. Are you the fastest roller in town? Entry is free. Enter at the Activities Booth near the MainSource Bank Main Stage.

Live Music
Live Louisville Music, 12P-8P

Live Music all day on the Main Source Bank Main Stage featuring some of the Ville's BEST bands. For 2017, performing live on stage will be TBA!

Face Painting
Face Painting, 12P-8P

Get your face painted by some of Louisville's most talented make-up artists. Select from small to full-face make-up designs, all handpainted and unique to you. Face painting is located in the festival.

Pumpkins for Puppies
Pumpkins for Puppies, 12P-8P

Presented by Louisville Metro Animal Services and Sunny Acres Farm. Make a donation to Animal Services and get a pumpkin painted with a paw print. All proceeds go to benefit animals waiting for their forever home.

Haunted Bus
Haunted Bus, 12P-8P

The Haunted Bus is a haunted house on wheels developed by the twisted minds at the 7th Street Haunt and Asylum Haunted Screampark. The haunted bus is located in the festival. Terrifyingly fun!

Ghost Tours
Highlands Ghost Tours

Sign up for a Ghost Tour of the Highlands and learn about some the spookiest haunted places in the Ville. Scary stories of the paranormal and visit some creepy sites around the Highlands.

Louisville Halloween Parade & Festival

Nick Dittmeier and the Sawdusters
Nick Dittmeier and the Sawdusters, TBA

AD Smokers
AD Smokers

The Louisville Halloween Job Fair is at 420 4th Street, Louisville, KY

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