All ghosts, ghouls, zombies and witches will be revealed in Florissant with Halloween in full swing this weekend.
Several festivals, haunted houses and events will be sprouting up throughout North County Friday through Monday, and we’ve got the details where you and your little costumed buddies can head for a scary fun time.
- will hold on the outside grounds. The church opens its doors at 3 p.m. for the public to enjoy carnival games, popcorn, giant slides, a giant bounce house and a toddler inflatable town.
- The Florissant Parks and Recreation Department as well as the Police Explorers Post will host a starting at 6 p.m. on Monday. Kids 12 and younger are invited to the for refreshments, games and prices. Admission is free, and kids are encouraged to wear their costumes. Florissant resident cards are required, though.
- The will host on Friday and Saturday. As a part of the district’s community outreach committee, the Haunted House will take place in the old Firehouse 1 at 605 Saint Catherine St. The house costs $2 and proceeds help future events by the committee. It’s open both nights, 7-9 p.m.
- The Emerson YMCA will host its on Friday. Starting at 6:30 p.m., the public can go out to the Y to enjoy a haunted house, hay rides, carnival games as well as pumpkins. In addition, the Y will host a trunk-or-treat starting at 7 p.m. For more information, call 314-521-1822.
- No Halloween is complete without a trunk-or-treat. Trunk-or-treats normally involve churches or community-sponsored organizations and allow children to trick-or-treat out of people’s decorated car trunks. It provides a safer alternative to door-to-door trick-or-treating. Several churches and organizations will host trunk-or-treats throughout the weekend, including several mentioned in the .
No matter if you attend one, all or none of the events this weekend, we wish you a Happy Halloween.