Don't miss the Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular this Halloween season, as it returns to Roger Williams Park Zoo from September 29 through October 31.

A true, one-of-a-kind experience for audiences of all ages, the Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular features thousands of artistically carved, illuminated pumpkins, with this year's theme transporting guests around the world, from Europe and Africa to Asia and even Route 66. From the Pyramids of Giza to The Tower of Pisa, this event will be sure to inspire your wanderlust. No passports required!

All tickets are only available online and must be purchased in advance.

Head into Providence early for a bite to eat at one of the many restaurants nearby, or plan a weekend getaway and check out all the Halloween happenings in and around the city!

Fall & Halloween Events

Fall and the Halloween season are upon us, and Providence, RI is brimming with ways to celebrate this most wicked time of year. Stroll along the illuminated winding paths at the Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular and be amazed by the thousands of intricately carved pumpkins. Take a walk on Providence's paranormal side on a Providence Ghost Tour. Enjoy a cocktail and a bite at one of the city's local haunts. Check out below for spellbinding getaway packages, events and more.