What more is there to love than football, PSLs, family outings, fall weather + costume parties? Fall is finally upon us, OKC, and we have a curated list of five favorite spooky season festivities in the metro. Boo-yay!

Pumpkinville | Myriad Gardens

Voted #1 in pumpkin patch by USA Today Reader’s Choice 2022, Myriad Gardens Pumpkinville! The 2022 theme is “Witches & Wizards” inspired by the classic film, Wizard of Oz. With over 30,000 pumpkins on beautiful displays, interactive activities, games, vendors and more – this event is truly magical. Thousands of people from all over attend each year to take in the fall spirit in the heart of Downtown OKC. So, make your plans to attend Pumkinville as it opens on October 7th.

Since Yay is primarily for grown-ups, we wanted to mention that Friday, Oct. 14th from 5:30 to 7:30p is the Pumpkinville Happy Hour for $10-15 for a drink and kid-less stroll through the space. 🙂

For more information and a full list of Pumpkinville Events, click here.

Myriad Botanical Gardens: 301 W. Reno, Oklahoma City, OK 73102

“Stranger than Normal” Halloween Event | OKC Date Planners

It’s time to party with OKC Date Planners like it’s 1985! Turning the OKC’s ‘hidden’ bar, The Lunar Lounge upside-down for a lil’ Halloween fun. With themed decor, a digital photo booth, light appetizers + more, you don’t want to miss out on this “strange” evening. Grab your significant other, or besties and get your ticket here: Eventbrite – “Stanger than Normal” Tickets.

Lunar Lounge: 1114 Classen Drive Oklahoma City, OK 73103

Trick or Treat Ball Costume Party | Chicks in Charge

The ULTIMATE Ghouls’ Night Out costume party in OKC for women! Celebrate creativity, female friendships and Chicks Supporting Chicks at their brand new event space Yay on Broadway in downtown Edmond! Featuring over 20 pop-up booths, cash bar, door prizes, a costume contest, keepsake shopping and treat bags for the first 100 women plus an apothecary, fairy braids station, and permanent jewelry! Get your ticket here: Eventbrite “Trick or Treat Ball” tickets.

Yay on Broadway: 501 N. Broadway, Edmond, OK 73034

Parkhurst Pumpkin Patch

The Parkhurst Pumpkin Patch has been a fall staple for many over the years. With beautiful scenery, hay rides, photo ops & activity options for the entire family – there truly is something for everyone. Take home your own pumpkin and make it a memory you’ll look back on every year on Facebook. Get your season passes or tickets here: parkhurstpumpkinpatch.com

Parkhurst Pumpkin Patch:720 S. Henney Road Arcadia, OK 73007

Fright Fest | Frontier City


Experience “Fright by Day” with family-friendly activities and daytime thrills. However, if you want to add a little bit of “fright” to your fall season, all the thrill is at Fright Fest. Frontier City’s annual Fright by Night features a walk-through haunted house, scare zones, night coasters + more. To learn more & to grab your tickets, click here: Fright Night Tickets (if you dare).

Frontier City: 11501 N I-35 Service Road, Oklahoma City, OK 73131

Cheers & happy fall from our Yay Dude team: Waters Edge Winery Moore, Julie Reising & Commonplace Books Edmond.