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Halloween 2022 in Wurstelprater

Event Archive, 2022

Halloween 2022 in Wurstelprater

Of course, Halloween is celebrated in the Wurstelprater on Monday, October 31, 2022! Really big! With a parade and a top-secret-surprise Grande Finale. Various bars and attractions will also join the celebrations – above all, of course, the ghost trains, in which the lifeless creatures will e supported by professional scarers (scary plus plus). Very traditionally – trick or treat – all disguised visitors will be rewarded with sweets at many attractions this year.* Continue reading, to find out all that will happen in Wurstelprater.

πŸ“Έ You can see impressions from past Halloween Parades in the gallery.

* While stocks last.

Halloween Parade πŸ§Ÿβ€β™€οΈπŸ§Ÿβ€β™‚οΈπŸ§Ÿ

This year, the Halloween Parade is taking a new, longer route across the Wurstelprater, past all big squares. The parade will be led by “Wurstl, Death and Gravediggers”, followed by the Prater train and the Nesterval Ensemble, which will stage the topics “Famous Dead in Vienna”, “Exorcist” and “Adams Family” as brilliantly as usual. The conclusion is a Grande Finale – we promise, you’ll be amazed (we’re very much looking forward to it)!

When: from 18:00
Where: Zufahrtsstraße

Scare factor: πŸ’€πŸ˜±
Target group: fearless teenagers, bold adults and brave kids with their parents

Ghost Train πŸš‚πŸ‘»πŸ‘»

The Liliputbahn is transformed into the Ghost Train again this year and tells the story of the good spirits Otilia and Poldi. It drives through wafts of fog, accompanied by the howling of wolves and owls, through the dark, legendary forest of the Count of Dracula. Tickets are available on site or online.

When: 17:00-21:00
Where: Liliputbahn Hauptbahnhof
Price: 6,00€ per person

Scare factor: πŸ‘»πŸ˜³
Target group: brave kids, adventurous teenagers and excited adults

Gruselspringen πŸ°πŸ‘§πŸ§šβ€β™€οΈ

All children in makeup and/or costume can enter Luftburg’s Erlebniswelt for free and transform it into a wonderful, enchanted world.

When: 12:00-19:00
Where: Luftburg Erlebniswelt

Scare factor: πŸ§šπŸ§™
Target group: kids keen on bouncy castles

Pumpkin Carving πŸŽƒπŸ‘»πŸŽƒ

Spooky, fun, or abstract pumpkin creations can be made in Schlumpf City. In addition, children dressed up and made up get a 50 cent discount on all rides.

When: 13:00-18:00
Where: Schlumpf-City
Price: free donation

Scare factor: πŸ§šπŸ§™
Target group: creative kids

Between and after all this scary action, you have to recharge your batteries. All the bars and restaurants in and around the Wurstelprater are happy to serve you. In line with the atmosphere, Halloween cocktail creations are served in The Bar and in the Neuzeit. At the TerrassenstΓΌberl, small guests will get a Naschsackerl aka a bag full of sweets. If you like to (after-) party, consider the following:

Halloween Party at the Stadl

If you want to combine Wiesn vibes with Halloween, drop by Prater Alm – they invite you to their Halloween Stadl-Party. Among all disguised visitors, the best costume will be awarded!

When: from 21:00
Where: Prater Alm
Entry: free

Schweizerhaus Saison Ending

If you like it a little less spooky and all the more traditional, drop by the Schweizerhaus. The end of the Schweizerhaus season will be celebrated there on October 30th and 31st -– including live music. Table reservations are accepted by phone and online.

When: 11:00-23:00
Where: Schweizerhaus

Halloween at Prater DOME

If you’re older than 18 years, don’t miss Vienna’s scariest Halloween party at Prater DOME. They offer various highlights: if you participate in the costume contest, you can win a VIP card valid for a whole year. If you want to have the chance to win one of more than 100 prizes (3 Playstation 5 among them), enter the Red Bull Give Away by buying a Red Bull. In addition to that, Prater DOME offers you amazing Halloween decoration and trick or treating.

When: from 22:00
Where: Prater DOME
Entry:Β 15,00€

Main Floor: Clubtunes, EDM – MEDUN / FΓ„T TONY, CLUELEZZ
Hip Hop: Black Music Vibes – SABO
Stadl: Classics – DJ RICKY


We wish you lots of fun and a scary Halloween!

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Photocredits: Philipp Lipiarski, Prater DOME