Want to enjoy Halloween with your youngsters but don’t want to give them nightmares until Christmas? While most events we talk about are family-friendly, below are a handful of events were there is no chance night terrors will be induced.
- Pumpkinville– an enchanting celebration of all things fall that includes more than 3,000 pumpkins filling the Children’s Garden from Oct. 9 to 25. Pumpkinville is free for members of the Myriad Botanical Gardens. Nonmembers pay $6 for children and $4 per adult.
- Haunt the Zoo– Running from Oct. 26 to 31 at the Oklahoma City Zoo, this annual tradition features candy, mascots and a Halloween trail through the Zoo. Admission is $7 for trick-or-treaters and $4 for non-trick-or-treaters.
- Halloween Train– Tour the Oklahoma Railway Museum and take a spooky train ride. Free for kids under 3 and $5 for ages 3 to 14.
- Haunt the Harn– A little something for everyone: trick-or-treating, marshmallow roasting, hayrides, pumpkin bowling and much more. This year’s Haunt the Harn will be Oct. 22 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Admission is just $5 at the door.
- Brick or Treat– Bring your kids to trick-or-treat around Bricktown and even watch Hocus Pocus at the Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark. This will take place Oct. 27 from 4 to 7 p.m. This event is free.