Are you looking for the best neighborhood to Trick or Treat in Lakeland? Or a great Halloween Event or Trunk or Treat?
We have plenty of great community events on Halloween in Lakeland, Plant City, Bartow, and across Polk County – if you don’t live in a large neighborhood or you’re looking for somewhere to take your kids to Trick or Treat and enjoy the Halloween festivities, we strongly recommend one of the Halloween events listed below!
Many attraction closures and event postponements have been announced beginning September 27 due to Hurricane Ian. We are editing our calendar and articles if we receive notice of event changes, but please be sure to check directly with organizers to confirm any events or activities through October 9. A link is provided at the bottom of every event on our calendar and in all articles.
Since Halloween is on a Monday in 2022, there are quite a few events on Friday, October 28 and Saturday, October 29, so we’ve included those below for anyone who wants to get a head start on Trick or Treating in Lakeland.
Prefer a traditional Halloween experience where you go door to door, house to house? We’ve included some of the larger neighborhoods known for great Trick or Treating in previous years.
Don’t miss our Ultimate Guide to Fall & Halloween Activities for a full list of fun things to do this fall in Lakeland, Winter Haven, Polk County, and Central Florida including pumpkin patches, corn mazes, haunted houses, Halloween events, trunk or treat, drive-thru Halloween attractions and more.
Please check directly with event organizers for specific dates, current ticket prices, advance registration, and any last-minute changes. While we do our best to provide accurate information, we include an outside link so you can verify the details for all events and activities.
2022 Trunk or Treats on Halloween Weekend
2022 Events on Halloween Night
These events only cover Halloween weekend. Visit our calendar of Trunk or Treats and Halloween Events in Lakeland and Polk County for a full list of events in October 2022.
The Best Neighborhoods for Trick or Treating Near You
We always recommend people check with their own neighbors for Trick or Treating plans. NextDoor is a great place to connect with your neighborhood.
If you don’t live in a neighborhood or your neighborhood isn’t participating in Halloween this year, these are some of the larger neighborhoods in Lakeland and Polk County where there are typically quite a few houses handing out candy to trick or treaters. Find out what time Trick or Treating starts in these neighborhoods.
Find a safe place to park and walk – do not try to drive through these neighborhoods from street to street. Only trick or treat at houses with lights on and do not approach homes with the lights off.
- Deerbrooke (South Lakeland)
- Christina (South Lakeland)
- Sundance (South Lakeland / Mulberry)
- Imperial Lakes (South Lakeland / Mulberry)
- Waterford (off New Jersey – South Lakeland)
- Lake Morton / Lake Hollingsworth area
- Bloomfield Hills (off Gib-Galloway in North Lakeland)
- Bridgewater (off Lakeland Hills Blvd in North Lakeland)
- Tuscany Woods, Whispering Oaks, Berkley Reserve (on Old Berkley Road in Auburndale)
Fall + Halloween Activity Guide
Check out our Ultimate Fall & Halloween Activity Guide to find more things to do including:
🌽 Corn Mazes 🎃 Pumpkin Patches 💀 Haunted Houses 🍬 Halloween Events in Polk County 👸 Neighborhoods for Trick or Treating 🍭 Trick or Treat Hours and more!