Must-Do Halloween Activities in Santa Barbara

pumpkins sit on hay in a pumpkin patch. this is one of many fun halloween activities in santa barbara

What is Fall without some Harvest Season fun? Santa Barbara has plenty of safe, entertaining Halloween activities to offer this year, and these are a few of the must-dos! Don your favorite costume and get into the Halloween spirit with these activities.

Lane Farms Pumpkin Patch

At Lane Farms Pumpkin Patch, you can experience all the traditional fall festivities! Of course, you can pick out your pumpkin–but the fun doesn’t end there. Join in on the other festivities, such as hayrides, and corn mazes. Explore tractors and other farm equipment as well as educational displays. You’ll even see a few cute farm animals!

Santa Barbara Zoo

Get spooky at the Santa Barbara Zoo! Spooky Zoo offers delightful fun for all ages. Visit your favorite animal residents while dressed up in costume. You can also enjoy tasty treats and “boo-zy” adult beverages. Plus, discover festive Halloween decor and plenty of photo ops throughout the zoo.

Fairview Gardens

This year you can enjoy a safe, socially distanced trick or treating event at Fairview Gardens. During their Halloween Door Dash event, get dressed up in your best costume and parade around the Farm while trick or treating! A trail of stand alone doors offers treats and other fun surprises. Do you dare to knock?

What are your favorite Santa Barbara Halloween activities?

Between the pumpkin patches, trick or treating, zoo fun, and even ghost tours, there are plenty of great halloween activities in Santa Barbara! See which one is your favorite when you visit SB this fall.

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