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How to Plan the Perfect Halloween in Provincetown

By August 12, 2016January 21st, 2022No Comments

Halloween in Provincetown, MA, is one of the most elaborate and ghoulish celebrations in the nation. As a chill creeps into the air, the heavy fog rolls in, and legends of pirates and abandoned lighthouses begin to swirl, Cape Cod transforms into frightening Halloween destination. But, there is one Cape Cod city that does All Hallows’ Eve better than the rest. In Provincetown, Halloween isn’t just a night of trick-or-treating on October 31st, it is a week-long celebration of all things spooky, eerie, mysterious, and fun. This year, plan the perfect Halloween in Provincetown from October 28 to November 1, 2016. You are guaranteed to experience the best haunted attractions, costume parties, parades, and more!

Find out more about all of the fun things to do near Admiral’s Landing when you download our free Vacation Guide. It’s full of the best recommendations for things to see and do like celebrating Halloween in Provincetown.

Dead Silence Theatrical Attraction

What’s a Halloween festival without at least one skin-tingling, heart-racing, blood-curdling haunted attraction? As blanketed darkness cover Halloween weekend in Provincetown, make your way to the Art House for Dead Silence. This immersive horror attraction tells the tragic story of two Provincetown lighthouse keepers through a live-action, ghost-story adventure. Learn the innkeepers’ twisted tale of horror as you experience elements of theater, 4D effects, and haunted mazes at this interactive attraction.

Frightful and Fun Nightlife

Every bar and nightclub in town hosts Halloween-themed parties all weekend long. Don your most extravagant ensemble and head to any of them to dance, compare costumes, and watch the night come alive. Last year, Halloween nightlife included a Spooky Weekend Meet and Greet, a Saints and Sinners Ball, and a Goblins and Ghouls lounge. In addition to these elaborate events, Halloween in Provincetown has more costume parties and contests than you can imagine.

Parades for All Ages

Some of the most elaborate costumes of the week are on display at parades during Halloween in Provincetown. Each year, visitors from all over New England come to see the impromptu costume parades that occur every night as visitors make their way from one Halloween party to the next. During the day, there is also a children’s parade for visitors of all ages to come and enjoy. Whichever parade you choose to attend, be sure to bring your best costume with you!

Stay with Us This Halloween in Provincetown!

After you’ve had your fill of ghouls and goblins, retreat to our centrally located bed and breakfast to gear up for the next day’s activities. At Admiral’s Landing, you’ll start your day with a delicious breakfast on the patio or by the fireplace and end it in one of our eight bright and airy rooms in the Main House or Cottage. During your visit, you will learn that Provincetown is unlike anywhere else. The site of the Pilgrims’ first landing in 1620, this once thriving whaling port town is rich in history and culture. Book your stay and let us help you discover all the great things to do in Provincetown!

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