Halloween may not be until Monday, but Laramie is gearing up for the holiday this weekend! From ghost tours to free 3D movies, everyone can find a way to enjoy Halloween. To help you decide how to enjoy the spooky fun, here is our complete guide to everything Halloween related in Laramie.


Ongoing events:

Ghost Tours of Laramie City
Wyoming Territorial Prison
Oct. 28, 29 & 31, $10
The two-part tours last about an hour and a half and include a hayride through downtown Laramie. Recommended for kids ages 7 and up. Six tours are offered each night, make a reservation at the Territorial Prison or over the phone with a credit card by calling (307)745-6161 ext. 12.

Ghost Dinners at The Cav
The Cavalrymans Haunted Crypt - 4425 S. 3rd St.
Oct. 28-31
The Cav is taking limited reservations for a candlelight dinner in their haunted crypt. There has been many mysterious occurrences in the century old basement of The Cavalryman. The Cav will open the vault to what customers usually do not see. Make reservations by calling (307)745-5551.

Haunted Barn
Albany County Fairgrounds Swine Barn
Oct. 28-29 from 7 pm - 11 pm, $3
Hosted by the Albany County 4-H Junior Leaders. Appropriate for all ages. Please bring food items and gently used backpacks for the Backpack Food Program. For more information, call (307)721-2571.


Friday, October 28th

The Rocky Horror Picture Show
Laramie Plains Civic Center
11:59 pm, $13
The Queer Advocacy Network presents a live action Fundraiser Screening of the Rocky Horror Picture Show, a cult classic. Includes audience partici.....pation kit!


Saturday, October 29th

Chi Omega "Zombie Run"
Laramie Plains Civic Center
8 am
A fundraiser for the Make-A-Wish of Wyoming Foundation. Registration starts at 8 am in the south gym. The crawl starts at 9 am. Raffle drawings and best costume prizes. For more information, call (303)956-5263.

"Scaramie" Downtown Trick or Treat
Historic Downtown Laramie
10 am-noon

Halloween Carnival
St. Laurence School
10 am - 2 pm, tickets for booths sold at door for $.25 a ticket
Join for some ghoulish games, freaky fun and frightening food. For more information, call (307)742-6363.

Cowboy State Paranormal Investigations
Laramie Plains Civic Center
6 pm, $45
A rare opportunity to investigate one of Laramie's most famous landmarks. The Civic Center has a long history and a reputation for being one of Laramie's most haunted spots. Ticket includes a technical session beforehand as well as full use of equipment during the investigation. www.cowboystateparanormalinvestigations.org

Halloween Skating
Laramie Ice and Events Center
6:15 - 9 pm, $6
Costumes are highly encouraged and the price of admission includes skate rental.

Coraline in 3D
Albany County Public Library, 310 S. 8th St.
7 pm, FREE (3D glasses provided)
There will be a special Halloween showing of the animated film "Coraline," presented in 3D and surround sound at the Albany County Public Library. This showing is free of charge, including 3D glasses.


Monday, October 31st - HALLOWEEN

Halloween Carnival
Spring Wind
2 - 4 pm
A carnival for the "kids of all ages," with lots of stuff from diving for donuts to treats and games. For more information, call (307)755-8511.

Halloween Party
Eppson Center
3 pm
Includes cake walk, costume contest, dinner and entertainment.

Safe Treat
University of Wyoming
Wyoming Union from 4 - 6 pm
Greek houses and residence halls from 6 - 8 pm
A safe and warm experience for trick-or-treaters with games and activities such as cookie decorating and  of course, plenty of candy. Candy is provided by UW Residence Life & Dining Services and costumes can be shown off in the warm Washakie Center.

Halloween Fun
Spring Creek Elementary
6:30 pm - 8 pm
Spring Creek families are invited to an evening of fun. Join in for cookie decorating, spooky stories, games, and trick or treating!

Young Life Halloween Party
Suite 107, corner of 4th ST. and Reynolds
7:21 pm
Costumes, games and candy! For more information, call (307)399-6524.

Haunted House (Masters of Misery)
Sigma Alpha Epsilon, 1621 E. Fraternity Row
8 pm, $5
A non scary children's hour is offered starting at 8 pm and will last until necessary. All proceeds are split between Children's Miracle Network and the Albany County SAFE Project.

Halloween Swing Dance
Alice Hardie Stevens Center
8 pm, FREE
Lessons from 7-8 pm. Live music by the David Booker Band. Hosted by the UW Swing Club. Costumes are welcome!


If you know of any other Halloween events taking place in Laramie be sure to let us know in the comments below!