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The St. Louis area is buzzing with all kinds of great Halloween activities for kids and neighboring St. Charles County isn’t about to be left behind. If your kids are eager to put on those Halloween costumes, attend a Halloween party, play kids games and go trick or treating, you’ll have plenty of fun options for Halloween events in St. Charles.
Saturday, October 29th, 2011 – 2:00-4:00 p.m.:
The city of New Town will host their New Town Spooktacular. For two hours in the afternoon, children can go trick or treating at local businesses.
Saturday, October 29th, 2011 – 6:00-8:00 p.m.:
New Life Church at 1083 Cool Springs Industrial Drive in O’Fallon invites everyone in the community to join them for a fall party. There will be carnival games and prizes for kids 12 and under, as well as a costume contest. For more information, call 636-240-3567.
Saturday, October 29th, 2011 – 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.:
A safe trick or treating experience awaits on the campus of Lindenwood University in St. Charles. Children can gather candy, play games, make crafts, explore spooky rooms, get their faces painted and pick out a pumpkin. The cost is only $1 per child, so it’s a very affordable way to let your kids age 12 and under have some fun in a safe environment. For more information, call 636-949-4787.
Sunday, October 30th, 2011 – 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Kids ages 3-12 will have fun at a free Halloween Spooktacular at Memorial Hall in Blanchette Park. There you’ll find a Halloween party complete with hayrides and a haunted house – everything you need to send a few (harmless) chills up your spine while getting a lot of laughs too.
Monday, October 31st, 2011 – 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Children and their families are invited to Harvester Christian Church for a free Halloween party. Kids will get to play games and win prizes, enjoy delicious eats and of course, gather candy! This is a family-friendly event. Costumes are welcome as long as they are not scary. Harvester Christian Church is located at Highway 94 and Jungs Station Road.
Monday, October 31st, 2011 – 5:00-7:00 p.m.
If you’d rather stay indoors on Halloween night, kids can get their trick or treating done early at Mid Rivers Mall. Participating retailers will pass out candy to kids trick or treating in the mall.
Monday, October 31st, 2011 – 3:00-5:00 p.m.
If driving around from place to place isn’t your style, park at the St. Charles Riverfront and spend your Halloween night on historic Main Street in St. Charles. From 3:00-5:00 p.m., kids 12 and under can go trick or treating at the shops along Main Street. Then, immediately following trick or treating, a special presentation of the Halloween Children’s Theatre will take place in Frontier Park on the Jaycee Stage. Hero’s Journey to Save Halloween is a fun story that will get the audience involved while teaching kids some valuable lessons about friendship and integrity
Halloween in the St. Louis and St. Charles area is tons of fun. These events in St. Charles County are among some of the local favorites. Wherever you choose to spend your Halloween weekend, your kids will surely have lots of fun activities to keep them busy and their candy buckets full.
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