The fall season is here and the pumpkin pay and delicacies of these special times of the year are seen all over Colorado. All sorts of events are and will be held in different spots around Colorado to celebrate, share, and live this year’s season. One of the most important celebrations- especially for the kids- is the traditional Halloween. Treat or trick will never be so fun and full of activities for the hole family like this year.
If you are ready to have some fun with the family, lets give a look to spooky month-long Halloween events in Colorado:
Denver botanical Gardens at Chatfield
COLORADO’S CORN MAZE
Get lost at Denver Botanic Gardens Chatfield Farms’ Corn Maze! Help the farmer to find the lost animals in the maze or enjoy the view of the maze over the 15 foot tall illuminated bridges. Fun isn’t only for adults, the mini-maze can be explored with children under 10 year old.
Sept. 18 – Nov. 1
Fridays 4-9 p.m.
Saturdays 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Sundays 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Extended Hours during Pumpkin Festival:
Friday & Saturday 9 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Sunday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Fall Break Extended Hours:
Oct. 15 & 16
Thursday 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Friday 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Thursdays, Oct. 22 & 29
PUMKIN FEST If you want to pick your perfect Jack-o-lantern- then, come to the Gardes’ Patch and pick your favorite one!
- Stories by The Story Seeker
- Free face or tattoo painting until 8 p.m.
- Scavenger hunt
- Themed pumpkin silent auction
- Pumpkin carver meet-and-greet
- Cash bar with fall specialty cocktails and mocktails
- Come for the pumpkins and stay for dinner and hot beverages! Offshoots Café features fall-inspired dinner specials during Glow at the Gardens.The full café menu is also available.
$10 Adult Member
$8 Child (ages 3-15)
$6 Child Member
Group Admission: 15+ people; one payment per group.
COLORADO RAILROAD MUSEUM:
TRICK OR TREAT
Saturday, October 31
10:00AM – 4:00PM
If you want to enjoy Halloween in a safe –Kids friendly place, the Railroad Museum Trick or teat even is for you. The Museum is open from 9:00AM to 5:00 pm, the rides and fun activities start from 10:00AM up to 4:00pm. The non spooky Tow is like riding back to the past locomotives and vintage cars and customs. The trick r treat locomotive depart every 30 min and you can enjoy the towns special stops to fill up your treat bags. Also, you can visit the no-spooky haunted railcar or the old railroaders graveyard and get a funny picture on the pumpkin patch t
Museum Members and children under 2 are free, $5 for children (2-15), $15 for adults, $10 for seniors (over 60).
CHILDRENS MUSEUM OF DENVER
Trick or treat street
A perfect event for young children will be heal for tree days at the Childrens museum of Denver. The Trck or treat event will celebrate this year Halloween with a lot crafts, play carnival games and a lot of goodies to be collected from all the Treat Houses.
The event will be free of of scary customs, making it the perfect place to visit as a family.
From Friday, October 23 to Sunday, October 25 from 9:00am to 7:00PM
Parking is free for Museum members and $5 for non-Museum members on event days. Activities included with Museum admission.
Boo at the zoo
The Denver Zoo will be hosting their 31st annual BOOT At the Zoo, sponsored by Your Home Town Toyota Stores. This event will be a great deal for the kids with more than 25 trick-or treat stations, creapy animal demonstrations and tons of family fun, where all the activities are included under the Zoo membership, as applicable.
Saturday, October 24/Sunday, October 25/Saturday, October 31/ Sunday, November 1- from 9:00am to 5:00pm
We hope you and your family have a spooky- fun in one –or more- of these events. Do not forget to dress up your little once with their cute favorite customs. Remenber, all these events are family-friendly so, let aside your scary customs and enjoy the fun with your kids.