There's nothing scary about having a ball with your kids this Halloween weekend, and not spending any money. And it's absolutely possible. With a myriad of events taking place all over Buffalo and beyond, your kids will love the fun and you'll love the cost.
Galleria of Treats. 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Walden Galleria. This is an annual event that the kids always love. It doesn't matter what the weather is like outside, this is guaranteed to be warm and dry. Your kids can get candy, win prizes and have a good time.
Trick or Treating. 5:30 p.m. at participating Boulevard Mall stores while supplies last.
Super Time. 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Orchard Park Library, 4570 S. Buffalo St. This event will be super-duper. Kids can trick or treat, play games and meet their favorite super heroes. Then, check out a book or two to read all week long.
Boo Bash. 4 to 7 p.m. at the Fashion Outlets, 1900 Military Road, Niagara Falls. Your kids can trick or treat, have their face painted, and celebrate Halloween in the warm and dry mall. Then, who knows - maybe you can get some shopping done, too.
Harvest Fest. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Crossroads Christian Church, 1050 Girdle Road, East Aurora. We're talking about full-on Halloween fun including candy, crafts and face painting.
Wendy the Witch. Noon to 1 p.m. at the Clearfield Library, 770 Hopkins Road, Amherst. Put the kids in their costume and head over to Clearfield for a scary good time with Wendy the witch. Stories, crafts and more. Registration is required at 688-4955.
Fall Festival. 6 to 8 p.m. at Armor Bible Church, 5650 Powers Road, Orchard Park. There'll be face painting, trick or treating, games and even a bounce house. Sure to please all of those ghosts and goblins.
Williamsville Parade and Party. 6 to 8 p.m. at Island Park, Williamsville. The fun includes a costume contest, entertainment, loads of candy and games.
Spooky Library Party. 1 to 3 p.m. at the Central Library, One Lafayette Square. A great afternoon of trick or treating, mad scientist lab, tales of terror on the tier, spooky crafts, and Hawk Creek presents Talk On The Wild Side. For families with children ages 12 and younger. Be sure to put the kids in their costume.
Dog Day at the Maize. Noon to 2 p.m. at The Maize, 3901 Niagara Falls Boulevard, Wheatfield. Bring your pets to The Maize for some special events. They have plenty of free events to keep the kids entertained and amazed.