Halloween is just around the corner, and there are plenty of places to celebrate the holiday in the coming weeks.

Community trick-or-treating will be held Sunday, Oct. 31, from 6-8 p.m.

Haunted Halloween

Before that, several groups are hosting Halloween-themed events. They include:

Thursday to Saturday, Oct. 28-30

Pumpkin Walk – 6950 Lake Michigan Drive, Allendale, 6-9 p.m. The Pumpkin Walk is a 1/10-mile path featuring more than 600 carved and lit pumpkins.

Friday, Oct. 29

Trunk or Treat – Pfaff’s Corner, 5-6 p.m. Pfaff’s is located at 1125 Washington Ave., Grand Haven.

Saturday, Oct. 30

Trick or Treat – Downtown Holland, 10 a.m. to noon. Downtown merchants invite kids to dress in their costumes; more than 50 businesses will be handing out candy, while supplies last.

Halloween Kids Party – Coopersville Farm Museum, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Dress up in costumes (optional), play games, collect candy and treats, fall crafts, and a petting zoo. Admission is free.

Boo at the Barn – The Critter Barn, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Families are invited to tour the Critter Barn, which will celebrate the season with decorations and costumes. Tickets are $5 for adults and kids ages 3-12; children 2 and younger are free. A family of five ticket is $20. The Critter Barn is located at 9275 Adams St., Zeeland.

Trunk or Treat – Grand Haven Memorial Airport, 2-4 p.m. Family trick-or-treating event with local aircraft on display. The airport is at 16446 Comstock St.

Glow Party – Grand Haven Church of the Nazarene, 6-8 p.m. The church is located at 1620 S. Beechtree St.

Sunday, Oct. 31

Haunted Haven – Grand Haven Community Center, 5:30-7 p.m. Indoor trick-or-treating, games, treats, crafts and more.

(1) comment


[thumbdown] Don't name Hallowe'en a "holiday". It is not nor ever was one. The word was fashioned from "holy days", and this event upcoming is anything but. It is not on the same level philosophically as any holy day that would celebrate God and Jesus.

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