Best Family-friendly Halloween Activities

October 14, 2011

Are you looking for a fun Halloween activity in Ohio’s Lake Erie Shores & Islands? We’ve compiled a list of some of the best family-friendly events in the area.

October 14-16, 21-23, 28-30
Fri 6 pm-12 am, Sat 12 pm-12 am, Sun 12-9 pm
Cedar Point, 1 Cedar Point Dr., Sandusky
There’s more to experience at Cedar Point’s HalloWeekends than spooks and frights. Discover not-so-scary fun for the kids with activities including a parade, hay maze, costume contest, live shows, and more.

October 15
Huron Pumpkin Fest
12-6 pm
Huron Boat Basin, 330 N. Main St., Huron
This great family festival has something for everyone in the family to enjoy! There will be games, entertainment, food, kids crafts, a petting zoo, a pumpkin drop and much more.

October 22
Get Your Ghoul On!
1-2:30 pm
Sandusky Library, 114 W. Adams St., Sandusky
Sandusky Library and Ghostly Manor invite you to celebrate Halloween a little early this year. Learn how to apply Halloween makeup and how to be creative with your costume. Recommended for ages 13 and up.

October 22
Halloween Costume Parade & Trick-or-Treat
12-2 pm
Schade Mylander Plaza, North end of Columbus Ave., Sandusky

October 22
Halloween Sweet Scavenger Hunt
Sandusky Mall, 4314 Milan Rd. (US 250), Sandusky
419.626.8574 x120
Registration for the scavenger hunt begins at 10:30 am. The hunt is from 11 am-1 pm. You must register to participate.

October 23
Pumpkin Palooza
12-3 pm
Milan Historical Museum, 10 Edison Dr. (off SR 113), Milan
Pre-register for the costume contest at 1 pm. Paint pumpkins, squash bowling and more!

October 29
Boo! at the Boardwalk
6-8 pm
Magee Marsh Boardwalk West End, 13229 W. SR 2, Oak Harbor
Great fun for the whole family. Visit stations along the boardwalk to learn about wildlife. Treats, surprises and fun!

October 29-30
Happy Halloween Weekend
Burnham Orchards, 8019 SR 113, Berlin Heights

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