Nashville Community Centers Offer Free Halloween Events & Activities

Metro Parks is offering a variety of safe, free, family-oriented events for Halloween 2014. Listed below are a just few of the activities that are planned at community centers and other park facilities across the city. The events listed below are free and open to the public.

EAST PARK COMMUNITY CENTER: “Spooky Safe Night” includes a costume contest, cake walk, arts & crafts, spooky stories, black-out dance, trunk or treat, snacks, and a special surprise! Masks are not allowed at this event. The event is scheduled from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m., Friday, October 31. East Park Community Center is located at 600 Woodland Street. For more information, call 615.862.8448.

MADISON COMMUNITY CENTER: “Halloween Bash,” includes a carnival play, costume contests, haunted house, tattoo art (removable), face painting, and treat bags! The event is scheduled from 5:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., Thursday, October 30. Madison Community Center is located at 510 Cumberland Avenue. Call 615.862.8459, for more information.

CLEVELAND PARK and MCFERRIN COMMUNITY CENTERS: “Trick or Treat Lischey Street” is sponsored by the District 5 Neighborhood Association and includes train rides, hay rides, cake walk, costume contest, photo booth, haunted house, concession stand, and bounce house. Carnival games will be stationed at the two community centers and there is a trick or treat route between the two community centers. The event is scheduled from 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., Friday, October 31 at the centers. Cleveland is located at North 6th Street at Vernon Winfrey Ave. McFerrin is located at 310 Grace Street. Call 615.862.8444 or 615.862.8458, for more information.

MCCABE COMMUNITY CENTER: Activities include games, storytelling, face painting, dancing, cupcake decorating, costume contest, snow cones, popcorn, and candy. A Hula Hoop performance is also scheduled. The event is scheduled from 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m., Friday, October 31. McCabe Community Center is located at 101 46th Avenue North. Call (615) 862-8457, for more information.

FORT NEGLEY: “Day of the Dead Ancient Animals & Historic Peoples” is scheduled for Saturday, November 1. The event features a Haunted History Tour from 4: 30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Be sure to register to reserve your spot for the tour. Fossils are featured from 1 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Bring your fossils for identification and gather some new ones from the fossil pile. Fort Negley is located at 1100 Fort Negley Blvd. Call 615.862.8470, for more information.

Check the community center in your area for more Halloween activities
Events listed above are free and open to the public.


Nashville 2014 Halloween Party: Acme Haunted House Party

An epic Halloween party is scheduled on Halloween Night this year (2014) in downtown Nashville at the old Acme Feed & Seed.

The Acme's Haunted House Party, will be featuring live music on two floors, drink specials, a costume contest, a "haunted" lounge and a rooftop DJ since we all know that a party wouldn't be totally complete without a rooftop dance party, monster mash style, of course.
  • First Floor: Barn Burner featuring Steelism

  • Second Floor: Haunted Hallows Social Lounge

  • Third Floor: Music City Toppers Present - The 27 Club (Ghosts of Halloween's Past), Acme/Fat Bottom Custom Brew Tastings, and a Generation Domination Photobooth

  • Rooftop: Monster Mash Dance Party
This is a 21+ event.
Early Bird Tickets are $10 and $15 at door



Nashville 2014 Halloween Party: Midtown Monster Mash

Midtown Monster Mash, a Halloween Street Party will be held in the heart of Nashville's Midtown on Division Street..

This year's Midtown Monster Mash is set for October 31st, 2014 and will offer access to five haunted bars as well as the Monster sized street party and all for one cover charge.

Midtown Monster Mash is set to feature over sixteen total bars along with multiple drink specials all night long as well as access to six stages worth of local and national talent.

There will also be multiple costume contests, prizes, giveaways, a safe ride home program & a super scary photo booth.

Midtown Monster Mash performers, so far, include:
  • Naughty by Nature
  • Ugly Kids Club
  • Captain Midnight
  • Trubz
  • DJ Rage
  • Dread Savage
This is an 18+ event.
General admission tickets are $20-$25 in advance and $25-$30 at the door.



Nashville 2014 Halloween Party: Demons on Demonbreun Hill

Demons on Demobreun Hill is set for Friday, October 31st, 2014 from 7pm to 3am. Join South, Dan McGuinness, Tin Roof, Two Bits and Dawg House at this haunted house, zombie paintball shoot and pub crawl  for a Halloween you won't stop talking about.

The block at Demonbreun will be throwing a Zombie Paintball Shoot and Pub Crawl all in one.

On Friday the 31st, $30 will get you a wristband to get into both spooky functions. If you don't want to partake in the paint ball shoot $20 will get you into the Pub Crawl.

The Pub Crawl consist of not only 3 bars this year but 5 bars. (Two Bits and Dawg House included). Costume contests will happen at each location along with spooky drink specials. Best Halloween Pub Craw/Paint Ball shoot in town!!!
  • Zombie PaintBall Shoot: Tuesday the 28th through Saturday the 1st ALL AGES
  • Pub Crawl: Friday the 31st 21 and Over ONLY.



Nashville 2014 Halloween Party: Battle for the Bones

The BIG 98 is bringing Nashville's BIGGEST Halloween party, Battle for the Bones back to Nashville on Oct. 31st, 2014 at Mercy Lounge with performances from 13 of your favorite artists on 4 stages! Ticket prices start at $45.

Artists Scheduled to Perform include:
Jake Owen
Gary Allan
Big & Rich
Raging Idiots
Thompson Square
Scotty McCreery
Kristian Bush
Jana Kramer
Maggie Rose
Dee Jay Silver
Frankie Ballard


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