Guide to Trick or Treating in Charleston


Get ready for Halloween sweets and treats with our list of special events to go trick or treating in Charleston! These are kid-friendly events that include trick or treating, as well as trunk or treats around town. What are you going to be for Halloween?

Looking for some other fun fall ideas and events? Check out all of the fall and Halloween events going on around Charleston, including pumpkin patchesfall festivalsspooky events, and so much more!

*Please check back regularly for updated event information! Please note – while we make every effort to crosscheck current links and event details on our guides, we always encourage you to do the same before making final plans. If details are missing or incorrect, please let us know so that we can correct them.

Boo Bash at Nexton Square

Nexton Square

Join us for a night of free spooky family fun! Live DJ, Halloween-themed games, face painting, trunk or treating, and more, all here in the center of Nexton Square! Costume Contests will begin at 6 p.m. sharp and will be sorted by age group upon arrival, including family-themed costumes. The night kicks off at 4 p.m. and will end at 8 p.m. so don’t miss out on all the fun!

October 15, 4 pm – 8 pm 

Knightsville General Store Trunk or Treat

Knightsville General Store, 1700 Central Ave., Summerville

Local Vendors, candy, a jumping castle, and ice cream! We will also be doing pumpkin painting and other fall activities to adults and kids alike!

October 15, 2 pm – 7 pm

Trunk or Treat at the Junction Kitchen

Junction Kitchen, 4438 Spruill Ave., North Charleston

Trunk or Treat at The Junction Kitchen with North Charleston Cars & Coffee Club – enjoy classic cars giving out sweets and treats. Food Truck ‘The Caboose’ onsite with Junction Kitchen vittles, beers, and cocktails. Mocktail tent for the kiddos with mini pumpkin decorating. Come get festive with us! Parking is available at the corner of Buist & Spruill

October 21, 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

3rd Annual Trunk or Treat

Festival Centre/Back side by Hair Depot, 5101 Ashley Phosphate Road, North Charleston, 29418

Children will be able to Trunk or Treat from Twenty plus decorated cars. This event is Free and open to the community.

October 22, 5 pm – 7 pm

Yorktown Halloween

Patriots Point, 40 Patriots Point Rd., Mt. Pleasant

Celebrate Halloween aboard the USS Yorktown at this family-friendly event complete with delicious treats and awesome giveaways!

October 22, 5 pm – 7 pm

Hanahan Recreation Trunk or Treat

Hanahan Amphitheater, 3100 Mabeline Road, Hanahan

Come join us for our annual Trunk or Treat at the beautiful Hanahan Amphitheater on Saturday, October 29th, 2022!

October 28, 6 pm – 8 pm

Trunk or Treat at the Ashley River Park

Ashley River Park

Come join Dorchester County Parks & Recreation for our very FIRST Trunk-or-Treat at Ashley River Park, Saturday, October 29, 2022. The Trunk-or-Treat will begin at 3PM and will run until around 6PM! Enjoy visiting “trunks” for treats, food trucks and all things Ashley River Park has to offer!

October 29, 3 pm – 6 pm

Citadel Mall

JOIN US THIS HALLOWEEN FOR A TRICK-OR-TREAT EVENT! Enjoy trick-or-treating* throughout the mall, photo booth, face painting and so much more. Costumes Required.

October 30, 12 pm – 4 pm


  1. Hi, I stumbled upon your website while looking up things to do in Charleston on Halloween. My family is from Germany and we are on vacation here over Halloween Our kids, 8 and 5, have their costumes with them. Do you know if there is a good neighborhood to trick or treat in this area? Thanks in advance!

  2. Christ Church Anglican is hosting a Trunk-or-Treat on Saturday, October 30, 4:30-6pm. 2304 N Highway 17, Mt Pleasant, SC 29466-9172, United States


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