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The Halloween costumes are ready, the trick or treaters are anxious. Now all you have to do is find a Halloween party or Halloween activities for kids and your little ghosts and goblins will be ready to gobble up lots of candy. If you’re in South St. Louis County, your children have some fun Halloween events to choose from.
Saturday, October 29th, 2011 – 6:30-7:30 p.m.:
Affton Presbyterian Church is presenting a Trunk or Treat in the church parking lot. Children will go trick or treating from car to car, gathering goodies. In addition, there will be games for kids, snacks and a chance to win prizes.
Affton Presbyterian Church is located at 9217 Gravois Road. For more information, call 314-631-9217
Saturday, October 29th, 2011 – 6:00-9:00 p.m.:
Christ Community Church at 5293 S. Lindbergh Blvd. will be hosting a Harvest Party with tons of family-friendly fun planned. Kids will enjoy games and face painting along with snacks and candy. For more information, call 314-843-4600 or email Kristina Linson at [email protected]
Thursday through Saturday, October 27-29th, 2011 – 6:00-10:00 p.m.:
Grant’s Farm wraps up their Halloween Celebration with one final weekend of fun. While there is no trick or treating at Grant’s Farm, you can take a tram ride in the dark and check out all the creepy creatures and decorations lighting the way. At your destination, you’ll find music, snacks, pumpkin decorating and carousel rides. This event is fun for kids and not scary for the little ones, so it’s a nice way to spend the evening. See the Grant’s Farm website for pricing and parking information.
Monday, October 31st, 2011 – 5:00-9:00 p.m.:
Trick or Treat Street
If you’re looking for an amazing trick or treat experience, drive the kids out to the 5300 block of Nottingham Avenue in South St. Louis. Residents there go all out for Halloween, covering their property in an amazing display of Halloween decorations and kids can go house to house filling their buckets and bags with candy.
Monday, October 31st, 2011 – 5:00-7:00 p.m.:
For a safe, indoor trick or treating adventure, kids can show off their costumes inside South County Center on Halloween night. Collect candy from participating retailers, who will have a sign in their window. This event is for children ages 12 and under. Adults should accompany children, but due to mall safety protocol, only the kids are allowed to be in costume.
No matter which Halloween activities you choose to visit, you’re sure to have a howling good time in South St. Louis County this weekend!
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