Spooky Times are Here in Coral Springs and Parkland

Kids of all ages will enjoy dressing up as their favorite villain, goblin, superhero, or celebrity during this year’s Halloween season. The Cities of Coral Springs and Parkland will host a number of events during October to get you into the “spirit” of the season.

Thrills and Chills

Enjoy a spooky night of carnival games, fun, and more! The evening will be filled with activities, treats, and more for the whole family. Dress up as a ghastly ghoul or your favorite superhero and be sure to bring your sweet tooth. October 22, 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm at the Coral Springs Gymnasium, 2501 Coral Springs Drive. For more info call 954-345-2200. 

Parkland Pumpkin Patch

The Parkland Equestrian Center will be open on October 22 through October 27 from 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm for a community event. There will be music, a petting zoo, face painting, children’s games, and of course, lots of pumpkins. Admission is free, but the pumpkins are available for sale. For more info call 954-757-4107 or visit www.cityofparkland.org

Parkland Halloween Festival

Dress up in your favorite costume and spend an exciting night with food trucks and sweet treats. This “trunk or treat” event provides a safe place for kiddos to collect more treats than they could imagine. Enjoy tunes from the DJ and pick a pumpkin to decorate with the family. October 28, 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm at Pine Trails Park, 10555 Trails End, Parkland. For more info call 954-757-4105.

On Halloween night be sure to visit homes with their front lights on for a treat. And, as always, beware of the tricks! Happy Halloween.