Halloween tricks and treats galore

0

These events aren’t anything to boo at.

They all promise a scary good time and fun for children and adults alike.

Several activities are scheduled throughout Benewah County to celebrate Halloween.

Aubree Hebert, Cason Kalberer, Easton Harvey, Paislie Welling and Uriah German are geeting excited for trick-or-treating.

Aubree Hebert, Cason Kalberer, Easton Harvey, Paislie Welling and Uriah German are geeting excited for trick-or-treating.

St. Maries

Benewah Community Hospital will once again open its doors for Fright Night. Free admission for all, the event is from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 27. There will be tons of games, contests, tons of candy, a photo booth, food and more. Those who come should enter through the main entrance at College Avenue.

Families are invited to attend a spook-tacular party Saturday, Oct. 28, hosted by the UpRiver Saddle Club. The party, which will take place at the St. Maries Elks Lodge, is from 6 to 8 p.m. There will be games, a cake walk at 7 p.m., a dance from 8 p.m. to midnight and a costume contest with prizes for the best costume in three age groups (11 and younger, 12 to 17, and 18 and older). There will be a live auction and a face painting booth as well. The cost to attend is $7 per adult, $5 per child or $20 for a family. Money will help the saddle club build a new clubhouse at their arena near Santa.

The St. Maries Library will keep its doors open after hours Halloween night. The library will be open from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 31, for a craft, guessing game, photo booth and best costume awards. All are invited to swing in for some fun.

St. Maries children can trick or treat with their hometown Lumberjacks during “Trunk or Treat” from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 31. St. Maries high school students will hand out candy and decorate their cars and trucks in the parking lots of Blue Goose Sporting Goods and the Eagles lodge. There is no cost to attend, and the public is welcome.

(From right) Kaley Auer, Carson Humphrey, Toby Young, Kaylee Nelson and Samantha McNulty show off their decorated cars, which will appear at ASB's "Trunk or Treat" event Oct. 31. Children in St. Maries will be able to meet with their favorite Lumberjacks as they gather candy and look at the group's decorated cars.

(From right) Kaley Auer, Carson Humphrey, Toby Young, Kaylee Nelson and Samantha McNulty show off their decorated cars, which will appear at ASB’s “Trunk or Treat” event Oct. 31. Children in St. Maries will be able to meet with their favorite Lumberjacks as they gather candy and look at the group’s decorated cars.

The Friends of the St. Maries LDS Ward invite children to trunk-or-treat from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday,  Oct. 27, at 201 S. 23rd Street. Vehicles will be decorated and lots of candy will be available to trick-or-treaters. There will also be a chili cookoff for adults. Call 208-245-2224 for more information.

Plummer

The Benewah Medical and Wellness Center invites area families to a Halloween party from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 31. All activities will take place at the Coeur d’Alene Tribal Wellness Center. Dinner will be served from 5 to 6 p.m. There will be trunk-or-treating in the back parking lot, a fun run/walk, games, contests, lots of candy and a movie as well. The event is free and is open to all ages.

Benewah Valley

The Benewah Valley Association and the Ladies Home Demonstration Club will sponsor the Benewah Valley’s Halloween Party at the community center. The event starts at 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 28, and promises fun for the whole family. There will be soups, games, candy, a bonfire and more. Those who attend are encouraged to wear a costume.

Fernwood

Once again, the UpRiver PTO has organized a Halloween party. It is from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 28. Pulled pork will be served for $4 or have a hot dog for $3. Lots of games are planned inclyding rock monster, bean bag toss, Wheel of Fortune, ghost bowling, tic tac toe, fish pond, dime toss, ring toss, a cake walk, a haunted hallway and more. The costume contest is at 6 p.m. and is for all ages (0 to 4, 5 to 8, 9 to 12, 13 to adult). First place is $20, second is $10 and third is $5. There will also be a pumpkin decorating contest at 6 p.m. for all ages. Bracelets cost $5 and are good for all the games excluding the dime toss and cake walk. Individual tickets are 50¢.

Emida

The Emida Secret Sisters invite children and their parents to enjoy a ghoulishly good carnival from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 27. There will be lots of games, a costume contest and a cake walk. Donations for the cake walk are welcome. Tickets for games will be 25 cents or buy a package (25 tickets) for $5. Following the carnival, the UpRiver Youth Group will host a dance for youth ages 8 to 17 from 7 to 9 p.m.

Tensed

The city of Tensed will host a Halloween party for area children from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 28, at the Tensed Community Center.  There will be a pumpkin decorating contest, games, treats and a bake sale. Everyone is invited.

Worley

The Worley Fire Department invites community members to walk through their haunted house if they dare. The haunted house will be open at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 28, and at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 31, at the firehouse in Worley. Admission is $1. Hot dogs will be served Oct. 31.

Calder

A carnival is planned from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 30, at the Calder School. There will be a costume and pumpkin contests, a haunted cake walk, and tons of games. Pizza and drinks will be served at the kitchen.

Harrison

One Shot Charlie’s will the annual Pumpkin Carving Party from 5:30 to 8:30 tomorrow, Thursday, Oct. 26. It is a family-friendly event. There will be prizes for the top three adult winners and top three children’s winners. Carving materials and stencils provided. Pumpkins are judged by the crowd. A movie will be shown at 6 p.m. There will also be popcorn served. The full dinner menu will be available and those that bring in a canned food item for the Harrison Food Bank will save $1 per can.

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

Comments are closed.