Events

An event for every body, spirit and soul

Whether you’re faint of heart or you have the thickest of skin, attend any or all of the thrilling events in Burnaby this Halloween. Bring the little goblins, or go it alone if you dare. From eerie displays and elaborate immersive experiences, to eye-popping horror flicks, zombie-themed events and haunted adventures, prepare to be breathless.

EERIE ILLUSIONS

Burnaby Village Museum is transformed into a magical world bathed in breathtaking colour, with talking crows, invisible bands and photo-bombing ghouls as part of Eerie Illusions, a Halloween event unlike anything else in Metro Vancouver.

PUMPKINS AFTER DARK

Pumpkins After Dark is Canada’s award-winning outdoor Halloween event. Featuring over 6,000+ hand-carved pumpkins, this one-of-a-kind walk-through experience is the must-see event of the fall season.

HEX AFTER DARK FILM FESTIVAL

Hex After Dark is the largest Halloween/Horror Film Festival in Western Canada. We have assembled some of the most entertaining independent films dealing with horror and Halloween.

HAUNTED HALLOWEEN ADVENTURE & VIP ARCHERY EXPERIENCE

With the guidance of archaeologist and expert bow-maker Archaeofox, this Halloween discover the history of Viking archery and spend the afternoon making your own medieval archers bow and arrows.

ZOMBIE WALK

Time to do your best zombie costume and join Tourism Burnaby on October 13 for their first ever Zombie Walk.

HAUNTED HALLOWEEN ADVENTURE

This Halloween, your fate is in your own hands. Spend 2-hours fully immersed in a fantasy open-world filled with haunted quests. Which path will you take?

CIRCUSWEST SIDE SHOW SPOOKTACULAR

Follow our Zombie Ringmaster as he tries to keep the 'Circus of Lost Souls' open for one final performance of juggling, acrobatics, magic, aerials and circus mischief.

NEIGHBOURHOOD DECORATING CONTEST

Show off your BOO-tiful outdoor Halloween display and earn bragging rights for a year! Map will be available mid-October.

EXHIBIT: SPECTRAL VISIONS

This fall, delve into the depths of the City of Burnaby Permanent Art Collection where spirits linger and demons gather.