Go to Heber Valley for some great Halloween fun. Check out some of the family-friendly recommendations below, including colorful pumpkin patches, Halloween-themed train rides, paint nights, and festivals. Breathe the crisp fall air, explore the festive haunts and spooky stops, and have a fun-filled day of celebrating autumn and Halloween in our mountain town.
Pumpkin Patches & Scarecrows
Check out the “you pick” pumpkin patches located throughout the valley in Heber, Midway, Charleston, and surrounding neighborhoods.
Francis Family Farms is located next to Heber Valley Artisan Cheese and offers a U-Pick Pumpkin Patch and farm stand with fresh fruits and veggies grown onsite. Hours: Monday 10am-8pm, Tuesday-Saturday 10am-6pm. Location: 905 River Road, Midway, UT 84032.
Ranch Farms pumpkin patch carries over 30 varieties at this family-owned, self-service patch, along with raspberries and sweet corn. Hours: Sun up to sun down. Location: 2715 S Ranch Drive, Heber City, UT 84032.
Killowen Farm is a small family operation with a cute scarecrow and "off the beaten path" in Midway, Utah. Location: Just off the corner of 500 S & Stringtown Rd, Midway, UT 84049
Scarecrow Walk Contest: Check out the locally made scarecrows at Spring Gardens Heber and vote for your favorite. These amazing scarecrows were created by local youth, church groups, businesses, and families. Location: 551 East 1200 South, Heber City, UT 84032
This year, Heber Valley Artisan Milk & Cheese will not be doing its annual hay maze. However, daily farm tours are still being offered Monday through Saturday at 11:00 am (advance ticket purchase required). And the Kohler Creamery onsite is still doing monthly cheese making classes and cheese tasting experiences. The creamery also sells its locally made cheeses, cheese curds, and ice cream. Stop in for a fresh grilled cheese sandwich and cup of soup for lunch, then finish with some good ol’ Aggies Ice Cream for dessert.
Spooky Train Rides
All aboard the Halloween Valley Railroad for lots of festive fun! On the Halloween Train you will be greeted and entertained by the Hocus Pocus Sanderson Sisters as they pass through the train cars mesmerizing riders with song and dance. But beware of the monsters and zombies who quickly find their way on board and roam the train looking for their next victims, only to be distracted when their favorite song comes on and they bust out their signature dance moves. Of course, costumes are highly encouraged, as is dancing and singing along to all of the popular Halloween songs. This train runs every Monday, Thursday, and Friday in October. Get your tickets in advance! Location: 450 South 600 West, Heber City, UT 84032
For the younger kids, there is the beloved Pumpkin Train where riders enjoy kid-friendly entertainment on the train while eating delicious pumpkin cookies. Then pick a pumpkin from the onsite patch to take home with you. This train runs Saturdays through October. Advance tickets highly recommended!
Paint Night Fun:
Spooky Paint Nights at Inspiration Haven: Plan a fun night of painting at Inspiration Haven Art Studio. A perfect activity for kids, families, ladies night out, or even a date night. Upcoming paint nights:
Black Light Haunted House - October 21st at 7:00 pm
Boo Family Paint Night - October 23rd at 7:00 pm
Spooky Tree Paint Night - October 27th at 7:00 pm
Harry Potter Halloween Party - October 28th at 4:00 and 7:00 pm
Location: 2 South Main Street, Heber City, UT 84032 (below Grand Valley Bank)
Heber Main Street - October 27th: Join the Heber Halloween Fest fun on Heber Main Street on Friday, October 27th from 4:00 to 7:00 pm. Here is the schedule of events:
4 PM - TRICK-OR-TREATING BEGINS
4:30 PM - FUNDRAISING CARNIVAL BEGINS
5:30 PM - MAGICIAN SHOW
6 PM - THRILLER PERFORMANCE BY IDT
6:30 PM - CARNIVAL ENDS
7 PM - END OF EVENT, TALENT SHOW AT TVT THEATRE
Location: 100 N Main Street, Heber City, UT 84032
Spring Gardens Heber Trunk-or-Treat & Chili Cookoff - October 28th: Decorate your car or bring your chairs and join the "Trunk-or-Treat" fun happening at Spring Gardens Heber on Saturday, October 28th from 3:00 to 5:00 pm. Location: 551 East 1200 South, Heber City, UT 84032.
Lee's Marketplace Halloween Trick-or-Treat - October 31st: Stop by the local Lee's Marketplace for some special treats throughout the store. From 2:00 to 5:00 pm on Tuesday, October 31st. For kids 12 and under with an adult present. Location: 890 S Main Street, Heber City, UT 84032
Our local confectioners have cooked up some delightful treats this Halloween season. Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory and Cafe offers an array of special holiday treats fun truffle flavors to delectable fudge selections to a broad assortment of decadent caramel apple options. Location: 206 W Main Street, #B, Midway, UT 84049.
The beloved Dairy Keen serves up a variety of seasonal special shakes, including Pumpkin Pie, Pumpkin Latte, Pumpkin Cheesecake, Pumpkin Oreo, and Pumpkin Chocolate Chip! Location: 199 S Main Street, Heber City, UT 84032.
And Granny's Drive In is now open all year-long and serving some unique shake flavor combinations. Location: 511 S Main Street, Heber City, UT 84032.
Quench It Soda has a special drink of the month amid its robust menu offerings, and it sells the popular and locally made Suss Cookies onsite too. Try the "Witches Brew" special drink this month. Location: 760 S Main Street, Heber City, UT 84032.
The local Lee’s Marketplace is loved by all for its delicious donuts and flavorful popcorn treats. This month, it is featuring a pumpkin spice donut along with its regular donut assortment as well as pumpkin spice bread and pumpkin chocolate chip cookies. Location: 890 S Main Street, Heber City, UT 84032.
And the local coffee shops are serving up just about anything in a pumpkin flavor as well. So stop by any of these wonderful local shops for a sweet treat, ghoulish bite, or savory sip.
The OG Café has fun new seasonal drinks to debut, including the Blended Pumpkin Spice Cheesecake, Hazelnut Mocha Latte, and the Cinnamon Roll Latte with Vanilla Spice Cold Foam! Of course, they have the good old standby options too - the Pumpkin Spice Latte and the Pumpkin Spice Chai. Location: 595 S Main Street, Heber City, UT 84032.
Filler’Up Coffee Station is serving up tasty Pumpkin Hand Pies with Maple Drizzle and locally made Pumpkin Pecan Cinnamon Rolls with Maple Icing, along with specialty fall flavored coffee drinks. Location: 201 E Main Street, Midway, UT 84049.
Learn more about more fall festivities and things to do when you visit Heber Valley.