South Florida might be missing the autumn weather but offerings for Halloween events abound!
Here are some of the top picks from the Palm Tree Press to ensure you have a delightfully ghoulish Halloween! Warm the cider, hop on the broom and HAPPY HALLOWEEN!
Flamingo Gardens & Wildlife Sanctuary - Halloween Haven and Haunted Garden
3750 Flamingo Road, Davie, FL. Phone: 954-473-2955. Open October 22 , 23, 29 & 30, Beware the Lair of the Swamp Witch! Haunted garden tour through the West Arboretum, Friday and Saturday evenings, 7- 9pm. $5 entry for the night time tour only. No passes or coupons allowed. No free admissions. Not recommended for children under 12.
Story Time with the Good Witch - October 30 & 31 - Kids will love the 11:30am Costume Parade through the gardens, story time with the witches and their creepy pets, and other fun tricks and treats, too! Come in costume to receive half-price admission.
St. Ambrose Pumpkin Patch - pumpkins, picnic area
380 S Federal Highway, Deerfield Beach, FL 33441. Phone: 954-574-9215. Open: Oct. 21 through Oct. 31 2010. Directions: Call for directions. Payment: Cash, only.. Have seating area for pictures hay bales, lights and pumpkin decorations. Over 35,000 pounds of pumpkins for sale. Hay, corn stalks, mini pumpkins, WHITE PUMPKINS and more carving kits also.
Young At Art Children's Museum - Art-Rageous Halloween Party
11584 W. State Road 84, Davie, FL. Phone: 954-424-0085. Open October 29, 5 pm to 7 pm. Glow in the Dark Art Activities, Spooky Photograms in the Photo Dark Room, Not So Scary Hunted House, Treats, Games and Much More. Free with Museum Paid Admission. Ages: Fun For The Whole Family.
Metrozoo - MetroBoo - SPOOKTOBER at Zoo Miami
12400 SW 152 Street, Miami, FL. Phone: 305-251-0400. Open OCTOBER 16-31. Celebrate Halloween at the zoo with four events: Dr. Wilde’s Creepy House October 16 – 31, The Monster Masquerade October 23, Spooky Zoo Nights October 29 & 30, and Zoo Boo October 30 & 31.
Miami Seaquarium - Monster Splash,
4400 Rickenbacker Causeway, Miami, FL. Phone: 305-361-5705. Open: Friday, Saturday, Sunday October 29-31, 2010 from 5:00 p.m. to 11:00. Join us for family fun and spooky sights at Miami Seaquarium. Monster Splash is a Nighttime Bash on four nights. Monster Splash Nighttime Bash. Family friendly Halloween Event. For young ghosts and goblins: safe trick or treating, spooky stroll through 'Frightening Forest', Pirate Skelton Walk, and Little Monster Play Area. Themed marine animal shows and presentations including Flipper’s Thrills and Chills, Curse of the Sea Lion Witches and Wizards and Wands Dolphin Show. For older scare seekers on the ‘Field of Screams’ unlimited carnival rides, Haunted Houses, including the heart-stopping ‘Buried Alive’ and live DJ.
Sugar Sand Park Community Center -
300 S. Military Trail, Boca Raton, FL. Phone: 561-347-3948. See the website (click on the link above) for current dates, times, prices and other information!
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