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Halloween Weekends Halloween Weekends

    About this event

    Enjoy spooktacular Halloween activities including Bonfire Ghost Stories, Haunted Hayrides, Rudy's Kid's Carnival, Costume and Site Decorating Contests, Trick-or-Treating from site to site, Hallow-TEEN Fun, Ghostly Golf Car Glow Parade, Howl-o-Ween Pet Costume Contest, Hallo-Wheels Bike Decorating Contest, Halloween Dance and more. Participate in family-friendly Halloween activities for everyone … mummies, daddies, teens, and little monsters. Experience Halloween in Santa Claus, Indiana, a family tradition!

    Our Halloween activities are only for those staying at Sun Outdoors Lake Rudolph.

    Click Here to view our 2022 Halloween Event T-shirt Design.

    Event Schedule

    Oct 21, 2022

    07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
    Rudy's Haunted Hay Rides

    Kids under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

    Location: Near Outdoor Pavilion
    07:30 PM - 08:15 PM
    Bonfire Ghost Stories

    Bring your lawn chairs, and hear spooky stories from the RiverTown Story Tellers around the campfire. Held in the Dasher Section near tent site 141 across from the Dasher bathhouse. (Rainy weather location... the Outdoor Pavilion).

    Location: Near 141-D
    09:00 PM - 09:30 PM
    Ghostly Golf Cart Glow Parade

    Show off your Halloween themed golf cart!

    Location: Santa's Splash Down WaterPark Parking Lot

    Oct 22, 2022

    10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
    Rudy's Kid's Carnival

    Games, clowns, and pumpkin decorating for kids 12 and under located in Santa's SplashDown WaterPark. Tickets must be purchased at booth just inside entrance.

    Location: Santa's SplashDown WaterPark
    11:30 AM - 12:30 PM | $5
    Hallow-TEEN Fun

    Games for ages 8-16. Prizes to be awarded. Pre-Register at Dasher basektball court between 11am-11:20am. Games begin at 11:30. 
    Group 1: Ages 8-12
    Group 2: Ages 13-16

    Location: Dasher Basketball Court
    02:00 PM - 02:15 PM
    Hallo-Wheels Bike Decorating Contest

    Decorate your bicycles in cute or spooky Halloween style! Prizes awarded for the top 3. (Late entrees will not be judged).

    Location: Prancer Basketball Court
    02:15 PM - 02:30 PM
    Howl-o-Ween Pet Costume Contest

    Dress your furry friend in their favorite Halloween costume. Prizes awarded for the top 3. (Late entrees will not be judged).

    Location: Prancer Basketball Court
    03:00 PM - 03:30 PM
    Human Costume Contest

    Line up in front of the SplashDown Bathhouse. Participants will walk down the sidewalk past the judges by the pool to the Dasher basketball court area. Prizes awarded in categories in this order:

    Groups, Individuals age 0-5, Individuals age 6-12, Individuals age 13 and up. Please only enter one category and stay 6 ft. apart from surrounding groups or participants.

    Location: SplashDown Bathhouse
    04:00 PM - 06:00 PM
    Early Evening Trick or Treat

    Trick or Treating from site to site. Be sure to have plenty of candy to hand out to all of the ghosts and goblins.

    Location: Site to Site
    04:00 PM - 07:00 PM

    Top decorated sites will be awarded prizes. Extra points given for special effects and creativity. Prizes will be taken directly to sites by Rangers after 7pm.

    Location: Site to Site
    07:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    Rudy's Haunted Hay Rides

    Kids under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

    Location: Near Outdoor Pavilion
    07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
    Halloween Dance

    DJ, music, lights and dancing. Located beside the SplashDown Bathhouse, near Blitzen Bay Pool. (Subject to weather conditons).

    Location: SplashDown Bathhouse