Halloween Light Displays in Milton, Mississauga, Scarborough, and Pickering – Updated 2023

The holidays weren’t cancelled in 2020 due to to the Pandemic however they looked a little different which has created a new form of entertainment for families featuring Halloween Light Displays.

As the weather changes and gets cooler, parents are looking for different ways to keep the kids entertained, you should consider checking out a Walk Thru or Drive Thru Holiday Light Show that is sure to keep the kids excited about Halloween. Grab a Halloween Bucket of Timbits and Hit the Road for an Evening of Fun.

Don’t miss out on all of our Halloween content including: Fall Activities in the Greater Toronto Area including Your Guide to Family Halloween Movies or Pumpking Picking Guide or our Halloween Inspired Dinner: Stuffed Jack-o-Latern Peppers.

Where can I find Halloween Events including Halloween Drive-Thru And Walk-Thru Holiday Light Displays?

Drive Thru Halloween Events

  • Spooktacular Lights – Milton, and Pickering

Walk Thru Halloween Events

  • Pumpkins after Dark – Milton
  • Nights of Lights – Scarborough
  • Illumi – Mississauga

Map of Halloween Events

 Don’t forget to checkout our guide to Holiday Houses: The Best Halloween Houses in Peel and Halton Region

Walk Thru Halloween Events

Pumpkins After Dark:

Dates: Sept 23, 2023 – Oct 31, 2023

Location: Country Heritage Park, Milton – 8560 Tremaine Road, Milton, ON L9T 2X3

Experience Ontario’s award-winning Halloween event, Pumpkins After Dark, where Jack-O-Lanterns come alive. Enjoy a scenic 2.5 km driving tour featuring thousands of hand carved jack-o-lanterns, pumpkin sculptures and live carving demonstrations, all illuminated after dark.

This family friendly events features a magical pathway of pumpkin sculptures, Halloween characters, sounds and special events and has become a new annual tradition for families. Celebrate all things HALLOWEEN, as you explore this Walk Thru Halloween event!

Prices: Flex – Visit any day $34.95, Adult $22.95 CAD, Youth $19.95 CAD, Children 3 and Under are FREE

Buy Your Tickets today from Pumpkins After Dark

FAMILY PACK – $80.80 CAD (This package includes 2 adult + 2 child admissions. Children 3 and under are free, no ticket required)

Nights of Lights:

Dates: Sept 30, 2023 – Oct 31, 2023
Thursday – Sunday | 5PM – 11PM


Location: Scarborough Town Centre – 500 Progress Ave

Halloween Nights of Lights is BACK FOR THE FOURTH YEAR as a walk-through experience for the 2023 season. Bigger and better, this years experience will feature more than 2 million LED and RGB lights animated and synchronized to your favourite Halloween tunes. Continue the fun inside of Pumpkinville, a fun fair located at the end of the Nights of Lights trail featuring larger than life pumpkin ​sculptures and village.  Halloween Nights of Lights is the must-see event of the Fall season for ALL AGES.

Checkout the newest interactive Pop-Up experience to hit Toronto. Whether you’re seeking one of a kind pumpkin sculptures, a pumpkin patch in the city, striking nighttime lights display, midway rides and games, or an outdoor pumpkin-themed experience with dozens of fall themed instagrammable memories – there’s something for everyone!

Price: Adult Pass (13+) – $19.99
Child Pass (2-12yrs) – $14.99 Children 1 and under FREE

Buy your Tickets today from Nights of Lights.

Family 4-pack – $65 (2 Adult + 2 Child Passes)
Friends 4-pack – $70 (4 Adult Passes)

Illumi Mississauga

Dates: Oct 6-8 starting at 7:15PM, Oct 12-14 starting at 7PM, Oct 17-18 and 20-22 starting at 7PM, Oct 25-31st starting at 6:45PM

Location: 7174 Derry Crest Dr., Mississauga,L5W1N4

Ghosts, Witches, Goblins and many more Halloween characters are back at Illumi.

As of October 6, the ambiances presented will offer visitors atmospheres in the colors of autumn and Halloween. Young and old will be able to meet the Illumi witches and venture among the thousands of pumpkins, skeletons and ghosts.

Drive Thru Halloween Events

Spooktacular Light Show:

Dates: September 29th 2022 to October 31, 2023

  • Thursdays & Sundays: 7:00 p.m., 7:30 p.m. , 8:00 p.m. , 8:30 p.m. and 9:00 p.m.
  • Fridays & Saturdays: 7:00 p.m., 7:30 p.m. , 8:00 p.m. , 8:30 p.m. and 9:00 p.m., 9:30 p.m., 10:00 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.


  • 1389 Brock Rd, Pickering, ON L0C 1A0 North of Hwy  407
  • 10232 Fourth Line Nassagaweya, Milton, ON L0P 1B0

Dive into a realm of eerie wonders, with stunning 2D and 3D displays, perfectly synced musical lights, and haunting melodies. All ages are welcome to this family-friendly extravaganza, where mummies, skeletons, and creepy creatures lurk around every corner, bringing classic horror scenes to life. Brace yourself for an unforgettable adventure through a kaleidoscope of colors, shapes, and shadows.



 Early-Bird tickets available in limited supply until September 29! 

Tickets for Spooktacular Light Show in Toronto
🎫 Couple (1-2 people) – 20% discount
🎫 Small Family (3-5 people – regular size Sedan/SUV) – 25% discount
🎫 Large Family (6-7 people – Minivan/Van) – 38% discount

Bundle Offer
🚨 Journey into Enchantment is our Christmas Drive-through, pre-book Early Bird tickets for Spooktacular Light Show + Journey into Enchantment now! 🎅🚨
🎫 Bundle Couple (1-2 people)
🎫 Bundle Small Family (3-5 people – regular size Sedan/SUV)
🎫 Bundle Large Family (6-7 people – Minivan/Van)

  • Prices are per vehicle, up to a maximum of 8 passengers
  • No vehicle higher than 9 feet.

Buy your tickets today from Spooktacular Light Show. 

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