18 Halloween-weekend activities for kids
A list of kid- and family-centered Halloween events taking place in Seattle and points north, east and south Saturday, Oct. 29; Sunday, Oct. 30; and Monday, Oct. 31.
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With the big day falling on a Monday this year, it's a pre-Halloween and day-of bonanza. Here is a list of kid- and family-centered events taking place Saturday, Sunday and Monday in Seattle and points north, east and south. For more complete listings, including adult and harvest events, go to seattletimes.com and search "Halloween."
SAT Bring your own pumpkin or buy one for nominal donation; patterns, tools, tarps, paints, paintbrushes, candle provided, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Seward Park Audubon Center, 5902 Lake Washington Boulevard S., Seattle; free (206-652-2444 or sewardpark.audubon.org).
Trick or Treat at the Junction
SAT Treats for kids from participating merchants, 1-3 p.m. Saturday, West Seattle Junction, California Avenue Southwest and Southwest Alaska Street, Seattle (wsjunction.org).
Duwamish Longhouse Halloween Party
SAT Family-friendly event, games, prizes, refreshments, 6 p.m. Saturday, Duwamish Longhouse & Cultural Center, 4705 W. Marginal Way S.W., Seattle; free, $5 donation welcome (206-431-1582 or www.duwamishtribe.org).
Wallingford Boys & Girls Club Halloween Hoopla
SAT Kids' carnival games, Frankenstein's Lab, Haunted House, arts and crafts, treats, 6-9 p.m. Saturday; Wallingford Boys & Girls Club, 1310 N. 45th St., Seattle; $1 for five activity tickets, bring canned food for local food banks, each can is worth a ticket after the initial $1 (206-547-7261 or wallingfordboysandgirlsclub.org).
Trick or Treat, Renton
SAT Treats for kids from participating businesses, games and family activities, 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Main Street Square, 200 Main St., Renton (425-255-6078).
Green Halloween Festival
SAT Outdoor family festival for a safe and healthy Halloween, with haunted house, 4D Theater, carnival rides and games, pony rides, inflatables, food, music, giveaways, noon-4 p.m. Saturday, The Shops at Issaquah Highlands, 1011 N.E. High St., Issaquah; charges for activities (www.ihwebsite.com).
Halloween Trick-or-Treating at The Landing
SUN Treats for kids at participating merchants, come in costume, 3-6 p.m. Sunday, The Landing, 715 N. Landing Way, Renton (206-343-1543 or www.thelandinginrenton.com/events).
Halloween Makeup Headquarters
MON Face painting by experts for ages 2-12, by appointment Monday, Magnuson Community Center, 7110 62nd Ave. N.E., Seattle; donations suggested (206-684-7026).
Columbia City Trick or Treat
MON Trick or treat at participating businesses, costume contest, 3:30-6:30 p.m. Monday, Rainier Avenue South from South Edmunds Street to South Hudson Street, Seattle (columbiacityseattle.com).
Spooky Halloween Open House
MON For all ages, treats, cider, explore the building after dark, 5-8 p.m. Monday, Volunteer Park Conservatory, 1400 E. Galer St., Seattle; free (206-684-4743).
Halloween at Third Place and Town Center, Lake Forest Park
MON Treats at participating merchants, 4-6 p.m.; party in the Commons, costume contests, games, crafts, treats, 6-7:30 p.m. Monday, Lake Forest Park Towne Centre, 17171 Bothell Way N.E., Lake Forest Park (206-366-3302 or www.thirdplacecommons.org).
Halloween Trick or Treat, Redmond
MON Candy from participating retailers, 5-7 p.m. Monday, Redmond Town Center, 16495 N.E. 74th St., Redmond (425-867-0808 or RedmondTownCenter.com).
Halloween, Country Village
MON Treats from participating merchants for ages 12 and younger, haunted house, 4-6 p.m. Monday, Country Village, 23732 Bothell-Everett Highway, Bothell; $1/haunted house (425-483-2250 or www.countryvillagebothell.com).
Trick or Treat, Westfield Southcenter
MON Treats from participating merchants for ages 12 and younger accompanied by adult, no costume accessories resembling weapons permitted, 5-7 p.m. Monday, Westfield Southcenter, 633 Southcenter Parkway, Tukwila (206-246-7400).
Trick or Treat, Kent Station
MON Treats for kids from participating merchants, 4-6 p.m., costume contest, 4:30 p.m. Monday, Kent Station, 417 Ramsay Way, Kent (253-856-2301 or www.kentstation.com).
MON Halloween stories, craft activity for preschoolers, costumes encouraged, children must be accompanied by adult, 2 p.m. Monday, Lynnwood Library, 19200 44th Ave. W., Lynnwood; free (425-778-2148 or www.sno-isle.org).
Trick or Treat, Gilman Village
MON Treats for kids and pets, 4-6 p.m. Monday, Gilman Village, 317 N.W. Gilman Blvd., Issaquah (425-392-6802 or gilmanvillage.com).
Trick or Treat, University Village
MON Treats for kids from participating merchants, 4-6 p.m. Monday, University Village, 2623 N.E. University Village St., Seattle (206-523-0622 or www.uvillage.com).
Frozen Fright Night
MON Ice skating with Halloween music and decorations, costume contest, goody bags, 6 p.m. Monday, Comcast Arena, 2000 Hewitt Ave., Everett; $3.50-$10, $1 off admission for people in costume or with canned food-bank donation (425-322-2629).
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