Best Neighborhoods for Halloween in Salt Lake City, UT

It's that time of year

The leaves turn, the air grows crisp, and Halloween spirit takes over our neighborhoods, especially our Woodside Homes Communities. We're unveiling the most enchanting Halloween events and top trick-or-treating destinations in Salt Lake City, UT, ensuring you have the most magical Halloween yet. 

Downtown Provo and Spanish Fork 

For some extra candy bucket fills and extra fun, don’t miss Provo and Spanish Fork. These neighborhoods are classic favorites for trick-or-treating in Salt Lake City. If you grew up here, you’ll love showing the areas to your kids! 

Toole City Downtown Trick-or-Treat 

Visit Toole City Downtown for a great trick-or-treating spot in Utah for all the candy, haunted decor, and history. 


After all of the candy gathering, throw some fun in for Mom and Dad. Visit Daybreak for some cheeky haunted houses while you gather up the treats! It’s a cute neighborhood even without all of the extra Halloween decor. 

Sugar House 

This historic neighborhood is known for its charming houses and vibrant community. Many of the residents go all out with Halloween decorations, too! 

The Avenues 

The Avenues is situated near downtown Salt Lake City. This close-knit community of beautiful older homes often go all out for Halloween. 

Federal Heights 

Located east of downtown, Federal Heights features upscale homes and residents who are all about embracing the Halloween spirit. 

East Millcreek 

This suburb has always been known for its family-friendly atmosphere and spooky decor! 

Cottonwood Heights 

This area offers a mix of residential neighborhoods, and some streets are well-known for their Halloween festivities. (Haunted houses, big candy bars, and extra-fun spooks are just some of the surprises you may find!) 



This welcoming community is full of tree-lined streets and coziness, making it an ideal spot for trick-or-treating. 


A few neighborhoods in Sandy, particularly near the foothills, are well-known for their Halloween decor and welcoming nature toward younger trick-or-treaters. 


Several communities in Draper take Halloween pretty seriously and create some super cool decorations. Stop by for a super spooky time! 


Kearns is a family-oriented community that’s also a great trick-or-treating stop. 

West Jordan 

West Jordan is a cluster of various neighborhoods full of residents who truly enjoy decorating their houses and handing out candy on Halloween night. 

Woodside Pro Tip: Looking for extra fun spooks and sights for your nights out without the kids? Take a peek at this map outlining haunted places by the Rocky Mountain Haunters in Utah!  

We hope you're feeling the magic of the season as much as we are and encourage you to explore these amazing spots to create your own enchanting memories in Salt Lake City, UT. When you find that special Woodside Home community you want to call home, you’ll get the chance to enjoy Halloween in your own beautiful space perfect for making memories in.  

Reach out to us today to find the right home for you! 


Written by Britt Brewer - Oct 26, 2023

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