Thursday, October 30, 2014 marks the 17th annual Treats in the Streets event at Old Towne Orange Plaza.
Old Towne merchants decorate their shops and the street are close their shops. Local non-profit groups provide delicious food items and tasty treats for a nominal charge.
Fun activities include games, trick or treating, a costume parade, and entertainment for participants of all ages. (Parents please leave masks and pets at home)
Trick or Treating at participating Old Towne merchants will be from 4 – 5:30 p.m.
- When: Thursday, October 30, 2014
- Time: 4 – 7 p.m.
- Where: Old Towne Orange Plaza at Chapeman Avenue & Glassell
The animals at the Orange County Zoo love Halloween Zoo-tacular!
In addition to a great string of events planned for kids including: trick-or-treating*, spooky crafts, a scavenger hunt*, and face painting! (*Kids ages 12 & under) the zoo animals receive treat filled pumpkins throughout the day!
Raccoons get pumpkins filled with berries and mealworms while the black bear will get a peanut butter and honey filled pumpkin. Every 30 minutes, a different animal will get their Halloween treat.
First 100 children in costume (ages 12 & under) receive a free gift!
- Date: 10/25/2014
- Time: 10:00 AM – 4:00 AM
- Reservations are not needed.
Activities are free with paid zoo admission ($2 per person, ages 2 & under free).
Orange County Zoo
1 Irvine Park Road
Orange, CA 92869
For more information, call Marcy at 714-973-6846.
I’m always looking for “Not so Scary” events and when Halloween meets nature, it’s even better. San Elijo Lagoon Nature Center has a great FREE treat planned on October 18 and 19, 2014 for their “Not So Scary Estuary” Family Days Event.
Bring the kids dressed in the costumes to create lollipop spiders, make animal tracks, animal face masks and climb through a human spider web.
Kids can Trick-or-Treat on the Haunted Hike nature trail where they will discover interactive wildlife stations along the way. Kids will also meet live bats on Saturday and owls on Sunday in special presentations.
- Costume contest is 3:45 pm
Best Nocturnal/Lagoon Theme
When: Oct. 18-19, 2014
Time: 1 – 4 p.m.
Cost: Free but donations are always welcome.
Where: San Elijo Lagoon Nature Center, 2710 Manchester Avenue, Cardiff-by-the-Sea, Ca 92007
Arrive early to allow time for parking.