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What's Happening in South Suburban this Halloween

What's Happening in South Suburban this Halloween

Oct 01 2015

Looking for family-friendly Halloween events in Centennial, Littleton and Lone Tree this year? Join us for spooky trick or treating, bone-chilling hay rides, zombie laser tag, a harrowing 5K, hair-raising ghost stories and more!    

Saturday, Oct 10

Festifall
Paint a pumpkin, bee amazed by the wonders of beekeepers, have a hoot in the hay bale maze, and view The Gardens in a whole new way atop a wagon ride. Get a glimpse of a live raptor, listen to stories and songs and stroll through the scattered leaves.
Who: All ages
Where: The Hudson Gardens and Event Center
When: 9 am - 2 pm
Price: $5 ages 5+, $3 ages 2-4; $3 for wagon rides (1 and under are free for entry and wagon rides)
Day-of entry only, no pre-ticket sales.

Friday, Oct 23

Spooktacular
Our annual safe "trick or treat" family experience at Goodson. This year's event will feature the Little Monster's Mansion, a haunted house, cookie walk, arts & crafts, face painting, Trick or Treat Street, and carnival games. Sponsored by the City of Centennial.
Who: 11 and younger
Where: Goodson Recreation Center
When: 5:30 - 8 pm
Price: $4 until 7 pm Wed, Oct 21; $6 beginning Oct 22 and at the door; free for 1 year and younger
Pre-register online

Haunted Hay Rides
Listen to a spooky tale while you rumble down a trail inhabited by ancient Indians and cowboys for family Halloween fun. Enjoy food concessions and a petting zoo inside the barn before or after your ride.
Who: All ages
Where: South Platte Park
When: 6 – 9 pm (rides start every half hour up to 8:30 pm; rides are also on Sat, Oct 24)
Price: $12 for 13 and up; $10 for 12 – 2; free for 2 years and younger
Register now

Saturday, Oct 24

Monster Mash, Halloween Bash
Enjoy a zombie hunt laser tag challenge, the eXerGame Zone, inflatable obstacle course, bumper cars, climbing wall, and more! 
Who: All ages
Where: Family Sports Center
When: 1 – 4 pm
Price: $12 Resident; $14 Nonresident
Register now

Hoofin’ It Through the Hollows 5K Run/Walk
Bring the entire family out for this family and dog friendly 5K Run/Walk Halloween celebration. Dress in your Halloween best for a chance to win various costume contests.  Stay after for the s'more campfire roasting provided by Whole Foods SouthGlenn and beer garden for 21 and up.
Who: All ages
Where: deKoevend Park along the High Line Canal Trail
When: 5:45 pm
Price: $20 for 14 and younger; $30 for 15 and up 
Register on RunningGuru.com

Haunted Trail: Legend of Bell Witch
They say the Bell Witch haunts rivers and torments families over lost land and love. Do you have the courage to walk her dark banks and forest? Refreshments and a warm fire wait for you at the end - if you make it!  This hour-long experience includes storytelling and a hayride through a haunted forest.
Who: 7 and up
Where: South Platte Park
When: 6:30 – 9:30 pm (start times every 15 minutes up to 8:30 pm)
Price: $15
Book a time in advance (recommended) or drop in on the hour.

Saturday, Oct 31

Halloween Pickleball Tournament
Calling all Pickleball players. Sign up with a partner to compete in our Men's, Women's, and Co-Rec divisions this Saturday. And fans of the sport or anyone interested in learning more, you can come watch high caliber play for free.
Who: Players: 18 and up; Spectators: All ages
WhereGoodson Recreation Center
When: 9 am - 5 pm
Price: $35 per team, spectators can watch for free
Sign up your team now!

 

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