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Trick or Treat?!

If yoVillage Halloween 2017u haven’t yet found the Halloween event for you, look no further! Visalia has so many wonderful events coming up in the next couple of weeks including costume and dance parties, a brewfest, costume contests and a Halloween Village for the kiddos. Below is some information on our best Halloween events:

  1. Village Halloween– A Trick-or-Treat Extravaganza!- Your little ones will love spending their evening at the Imagine U Museum dressed in their best costume and knocking on doors. The museum will transform its look to include lots of doors for the kids to knock on and receive candy from each. This event is FREE and goodie bags will be provided with the logos from all of the event sponsors. For more information: www.imagineumuseum.orgHalloween Brewfest
  2. Visalia Halloween Brewfest- Beer, food, costume contest and DJ for a great evening out to celebrate and join in the festivities. You won’t want to miss Visalia’s First Halloween Brewfest at the Rawhide Ballpark! For more information:
  3. “Pirates for Hope” Annual Halloween Walkthrough– Bring your donation of non-perishable food or a new, unwrapped toy for free access to Visalia’s own Annual Pirates for Hope Halloween Walk-through. Here you and your family can mingle with pirates, gypsies, All collections will benefit Visalia Emergency Aid and Child Welfare Services. See you there! For more information:
  4. 50+ Fall Fun Outing– Join the Visalia Senior Center for an outing at the vossler famrs 2Vossler Farms Corn Maze and Pumpkin Patch. On this adventure you have the opportunity to paint a pumpkin or the pumpkin patch scene of your choice; this is included in the event pricing. The art instructor from the Senior Center will join the group to assist with the painting process. Sack lunches and art supplies included in the cost: $25 For more information:  in their magazine PDF page 36.
  5. Vossler Farms Pumpkin Patch– Speaking of Vossler Farms, take part in a Visalia tradition by going through the Vossler Farms Corn Maze and finding your perfect Halloween pumpkin at their pumpkin patch! For more information:
  6. American Werewolf in London– Visalia’s Fox Theater will be screening the classic film “An American Werewolf in London” which first came out in 1981. For a calm night out, this is the event for you! For more information:
  7. Howl-o-ween Furry 5k and Pet Costume Contest- Love toSPCA Furry 5k dress your furry friend in cute Halloween costumes? Head out to Mooney Grove on October 28 to support the Valley Oak SPCA and show off your fur-baby in their best costume. For more information:
  8. Pumpkin Carving in Sequoia National Park– Did you know that the first jack o’lantern was actually a turnip in Ireland? You can hear stories like this and more while you make your own jack o’lantern. Pumpkins will be provided and this is a FREE event! Head to the John Muir Lodge October 21st and 28th to experience this event. For more information:
  9. BarrelHouse Brewing Frights & PINTS- Join us for a night of music, food, and a costume contest at BarrelHouse Brewing Visalia. There will be prizes and delicious craft beer. For more information:
  10. Halloween Dance at Cellar Door– Get groovin’ with The Band August at The Cellar Door on Oct. 28. This band performs a variety of styles from Latin, Tejano, Old School, R&B, Funk, Pop to Country. Come in your scariest, funniest, or sexiest costumes! For more information:

Have fun and stay safe this Halloween!