Looking for a safe place to trick-or-treat with your family? Locals share secrets on the top places to trick-or-treat in a few of our favorite Southern cities.
We’ve scoured the South for some of the best, family-friendly places to trick-or-treat this Halloween. Many neighborhoods barricade entire blocks so that trick-or-treaters can enjoy the night. Some are known for giving out tons of Halloween candy. Others have the spooky Halloween decorations and pumpkins that you just can’t miss. Visit Charlotte’s Great Elizabeth Pumpkin Wall, or Delray Beach’s Kidsfest. Dexter Avenue in Alabama has the best Halloween celebration in Birmingham; the entire block shuts down for one spooky, festive, family-friendly party. In New Orleans, head towards State Street to see the spookiest decorations in the Crescent City. Once you figure out where to trick-or-treat in the South, you and your children will have the best Halloween yet!