9 Things To Do In Ottawa This Halloween Weekend That Don’t Require A Costume

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9 Things To Do In Ottawa This Halloween Weekend That Don’t Require A Costume

Wrap up October with a bang! Here are nine things to do in Ottawa this Halloween weekend that don't require you to wear a costume.

After you've carved your pumpkin, there's more to do than watching a scary movie and treating yourself to a mountain of sweets.

Just because you might no longer go trick-or-treating doesn't mean you need to miss out on the fun. Here are some haunted attractions and activities to try ASAP.

Dine At The Koven

Price: 💸💸

Address: 93 Murray St., Ottawa, ON

Why You Need To Go: You can enjoy spooky vibes all year at this eatery within the ByWard Market.

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Scream In Terror At The Sawmill

Price: $30 per person

When: October 8-31

Address: 1015 Bank St. Ottawa, ON

Why You Need To Go: You can head to Landsdowne to visit Saunders Farm's The Sawmill, which feels like entering a horror movie.

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Try An Escape Room In The Dark

Price: $32 per person

When: October 28-31

Address: 201 Queen St. & 982 Wellington St. W., Ottawa, ON

Why You Need To Go: If you aren't afraid of the dark, you can try one of Escape Manor's escape rooms. This weekend, they will be turning off the lights to make things extra challenging.

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Explore A Glowing Halloween-Themed Trail

Price: $17.50 per person

When: October 29-30

Address: 399 QC-323, Montebello, QC

Why You Need To Go: This weekend, Parc Omega's illuminated walk will have a Halloween theme, and you'll get to explore the woods where you'll hear bone-chilling sounds all around you.

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Shop For Treasures At The Ottawa Fall Home Show

Price: $11 per person

When: October 28-31

Address: EY Centre, 4899 Uplands Dr., Ottawa, ON

Why You Need To Go: You can explore the showroom and shop the market, where you can pick up decor for your home.

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Ride Interzip Rogers

Price: $39.99 per person

When: Until October 31

Address: 40 Rue Jos-Montferrand, Gatineau, QC

Why You Need To Go: This is the last weekend in 2021 to ride Interzip.

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Have Fun Painting Ceramics

Price: 💸💸

Address: 150 Katimavik Rd., Ottawa, ON

Why You Need To Go: You don't need to be the next Picasso to have fun painting pottery, and when it's complete, you'll have a new mug or decoration for your apartment.

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Visit A Halloween Village

Price: $25 per person (day), $35 per person (night)

When: Until October 31

Address: 1480 County Rd. 32, Crysler, ON

Why You Need To Go: You can explore Acres Of Terror at Canmore Orchard at night or the less frightful daytime experience. They have tons of attractions to explore, like a fog maze, Halloween village and a spooky wagon ride.

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Eat At A Haunted Diner

Price: 💸

When: October 30, 7-9:30 p.m.

Address: 1305 Wellington St. W., Ottawa, ON

Why You Need To Go: Little Jo Berry's will be having a pop-up where you can get vegan Halloween-themed desserts. Pascale's Ice Cream and Kitty Kate Confections will also be on-site, selling everything from ghost macarons to terrifying ice cream treats.

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Before you get going, check our Responsible Travel Guide so you can be informed, be safe, be smart, and most of all, be respectful on your adventure.

In Ontario, a vaccine passport is required to access some events, services and businesses, including restaurants and bars.

In Quebec, a vaccine passport is required to access many businesses and activities deemed non-essential, including restaurants and bars.

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