So you think it’s too early to celebrate the spooky season? We respectfully disagree. We’re nearly halfway through August and September is essentially an extension of October – plus, HomeSense has started selling pumpkin-scented candles! In addition to this? Screamfest Calgary has been announced for 2023 and we’ve got all the details.

Recognized as Calgary’s largest Halloween event, Screamfest features a catalogue of chilling activities and 6 houses sure to scare you silly.

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For four weekends following Friday, October 6th, 2023 guests can check out Stampede Park for both indoor and outdoor haunts including their midway, mini golf and rides.

Also this year? Ghouls can check out their ‘Screaming Room’ which will be showing indie horror and sci-fi films AND their ‘Area 51 Monster Truck Ride,’ which they describe as offering “thrilling bumps and donuts in the dark.’


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Want to check it out? Tickets are on sale now and start at $30 though, anyone who uses code SCREAMINGDEAL at checkout will get 20% off at checkout.

It’s going to be another great year, Calgary so check it out – and maybe we’ll see you there! You won’t regret it…. until you try to sleep at night.


Screamfest 2023, Calgary

When: Friday October 6th – 31st, 2023
Where: 2200 Stampede Trail SE, Calgary, AB
Cost: $30+