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HALLOWEEN FESTIVAL AT CASTLE OF MUSKOGEE

  • When: Fridays and Saturdays, Sept. 28-Oct. 27, 6-10 p.m. (gates open at 5:30 p.m.)
  • Where: Castle of Muskogee, 3400 W. Fern Mountain Rd., Muskogee

Castle of Muskogee's annual Halloween Festival has attractions for people of every age and desired scare level. Kids can enjoy Halloweenland, the Enchanted Boardwalk, a Halloween Train and more, while those who can't get enough make-believe horror can sign up for Domus Horrificus, Casa Morte and the Trail of Blood. Plus, you can purchase Halloween decor and costumes on-site as well as food and beverages. Learn more at www.okcastle.com


HARDESTY’S HAUNTED MOVIES [FREE]

Where: Hardesty Library, 8316 E. 93rd St.

When:

  •             Saturday, Oct. 6, 2-4 p.m.: “A Quiet Place” (PG-13, for teens and adults)
  •             Saturday, Oct, 13, 2-4 p.m.: “Split” (PG-13, for teens and adults)
  •             Saturday, Oct. 20, 2-4 p.m.: “The Haunting” (PG-13, for teens and adults)
  •             Saturday, Oct. 27, 2-4 p.m.: “Hotel Transylvania” (PG, for all ages)

MS. TORI’S MESSY ART: PAINTING PUMPKINS [FREE]

  • When: Thursday, Oct. 11, 4-4:45 p.m.
  • Where: Glenpool Library, 730 E. 141st St.

Wear your grubby clothes and join Ms. Tori to decorate minipumpkins for Halloween. Pumpkins and paints are provided. Space is limited. Registration is required. Call 918-549-7323 to register. For elementary-school kids. www.tulsalibrary.org


HOWL-O-WEEN [FREE]

  • When: Saturday, Oct. 13, 10 a.m.
  • Where: Whiteside Park, 4009 S. Pittsburgh Ave.

A fun event for every member of the family, including the family pup! A pooch parade, treat hunt, costume contest and more! Free for all ages.


BLOOD AND GORE HALLOWEEN MAKEUP [FREE]

  • When: Saturday, Oct. 13, 2-3 p.m.
  • Where: Bixby Library, 20 E. Breckenridge

Learn how to perfect your Halloween makeup and create the perfect scars, bruises and grotesque wounds for your costume. For sixth- through 12th-graders. www.tulsalibrary.org


CELEBRATE TEEN READ MONTH WITH DIY MONSTER MAKEUP [FREE]

  • When: Monday, Oct. 15, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
  • Where: Broken Arrow Library/South, 3600 S. Chestnut Ave.

Zombies, werewolves, Dracula and Frankenstein have one thing in common - they all can be found in the pages of books. Use face paint and cheap simple products to make cuts and gashes, simple disguises and other monsterly makeup techniques! Plus, get some tips on great books you can check out that contain your favorite characters! For teens. www.tulsalibrary.org


POPCORN AND A MOVIE: “HOCUS POCUS” [FREE]

  • When: Thursday, Oct. 18, 4-6 p.m.
  • Where: Pratt Library, 3219 S. 113th W. Ave., Sand Springs

Bring the family for a Halloween favorite, "Hocus Pocus," starring Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy. The movie is rated PG. You may wear your favorite costume! www.tulsalibrary.org


FRANKEN-STEAM WITH DISCOVERY LAB [FREE]

  • When: Saturday, Oct. 20, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Where: Schusterman-Benson Library, 3333 E. 32nd Pl.

To celebrate the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley's classic "Frankenstein," explore the story through hands-on STEAM activities. Costumes are encouraged! Activities are designed for elementary-school kids, but all are welcome to attend. During the event, children ages 10 and up also can sign up to continue the learning at home through an alternate reality game. www.tulsalibrary.org


FAMILY CINEMA SATURDAY: “CORALINE” [FREE]

  • When: Saturday, Oct. 20, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
  • Where: Central Library, 400 Civic Center

Watch "Coraline," a spooky movie based on a popular children's book. If you have not read the book, check it out and let library staff know which was better – the film or the book. For ages 5-12. www.tulsalibrary.org


SCARY MOVIE DAY [FREE]

  • When: Saturday, Oct. 20, 2-4 p.m.
  • Where: Rudisill Library, 1520 N. Hartford Ave.

Celebrate Halloween early with a scary movie! For teens and adults. www.tulsalibrary.org


CHANDLER PARK SPOOK-O-RAMA

  • When: Saturday, Oct. 20, 5-9 p.m.
  • Where: Chandler Park, 6500 W. 21st St.

Chandler Park’s Spook-A-Rama is a one-of-a-kind outdoor event. The evening will start with bounce houses, costume party, refreshments, dancing, and prizes! As it gets dark, we’ll gather around the fire for scary stories from local storytellers. Make sure you bring your blankets and camp chairs! Ages 2 & under are free. All others are $3. Parks.tulsacounty.org


MUMMY & ME DANCE

  • When: Saturday, Oct. 20, 6-7:30 p.m.
  • Where: Nienhuis Community Center, 3201 N. 9th St., Broken Arrow

A delightful dance for Mummy and her pack of scary goblins! Light refreshments, snacks and ghoulishly good times will be included. This Halloween-themed dance will be held in our gymnasium. Costumes are not required, but definitely recommended. A live DJ will be on site so mom can show off her scary dance moves. Sorry, no dads allowed. Tickets will not be sold at the door. www.brokenarrow.gov


FRANKENSTEIN STEAM ACTIVITIES WITH DISCOVERY LAB [FREE]

  • When: Monday, Oct. 22, 2-3 p.m.
  • Where: Maxwell Park Library, 1313 N. Canton

Celebrate the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein" with hands-on STEAM activities led by Discovery Lab educators. Come dressed as your favorite monster, creature or character! Make a monster mask, design your own creature and enjoy other activities designed for elementary-school kids. During the event, students ages 10 and up can sign up to continue the learning at home through an alternate reality game. All ages are welcome. www.tulsalibrary.org


DIY COSPLAY: SPECIAL EFFECTS MAKEUP [FREE]

  • When: Monday, Oct. 22, 4:30-5:30 p.m.
  • Where: Central Library, 400 Civic Center

See how the library can aid in cosplay creations! Registration is required. Register online at www.tulsalibrary.org/events or call 918-549-7323. For ages 13-18. www.tulsalibrary.org


HALLOWEEN MAKEUP WORKSHOP

  • When: Monday, Oct. 22, 5-6 p.m.
  • Where: Reed Park, 4233 S. Yukon Ave.

Learn makeup tricks & tips to create a do-it-yourself mask or costume. Ages 6+; $2. 


MAKER MONDAY: MAKE YOUR OWN HALLOWEEN BUNTING [FREE]

  • When: Monday, Oct. 22, 5:30-7 p.m.
  • Where: Central Library, 400 Civic Center

This fun crafting program is taught by an expert instructor. Registration is required and limited. Register online at www.tulsalibrary.org/events or call 918-549-7323. For adults and teens.


FLASHLIGHT CANDY SCRAMBLE [FREE]

  • When: Monday, Oct. 22, 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Hicks Park, 3443 S. Mingo Rd. 

Kids! Bring your flashlight and a treat-holding container and hunt for treats in the dark. Ages 3-12.


MOVIE IN THE GARDEN AND PUMPKIN DECORATING [FREE]

  • When: Tuesday, Oct. 23, 7-9 p.m.
  • Where: Central Library, 400 Civic Center

Watch Mel Brooks' comedy "Young Frankenstein" while decorating pumpkins. The library will supply the decorations. Please bring a pumpkin; there will be a limited number of pumpkins available on a first-come-first-serve basis. For ages 16 and up. www.tulsalibrary.org


PUMPKIN DECORATING

  • When: Wednesday, Oct. 24, 4-5 p.m.
  • Where: Reed Park, 4233 S. Yukon Ave.

You bring a pumpkin, and we’ll have the supplies for you to decorate, carve embellish your very own jack-o-lantern. Ages 5 and older; $1. 


STEAM ACTIVITY: SMOKING PUMPKINS! [FREE]

  • When: Thursday, Oct. 25, 4:30-6 p.m.
  • Where: Broken Arrow Library/South, 3600 S. Chestnut Ave.

Do a pumpkin-carving science experiment that causes spooky smoke to pour out of them! Space is limited. Registration is required. Call 918-549-7323 to reserve your spot or sign up at the library. For ages 12 and up. www.tulsalibrary.org


HARDESTY HAUNTED HOUSE: THE HORROR OF STEPHEN KING [FREE]

  • When: Friday, Oct. 26, 5-9 p.m.
  • Where: Hardesty Library, 8316 E. 93rd St.

Prepare to walk the corridors of the Overlook Hotel, but be on the lookout for the insane Jack Torrance. If you escape, continue your journey through the maze, but beware, eyes might be stalking you. For ages 12 and older only, no exceptions. www.tulsalibrary.org


ZOMBIE ZUMBA

  • When: Friday, Oct. 26, 6-8 p.m.
  • Where: Reed Park, 4233 S. Yukon Ave.

A special Zumba class party with a spooky zombie feel. Costumes are not required. All ages; $10-15. 


BIXBY MUMMY & ME DANCE

  • When: Friday, October 26, 6-9 p.m.
  • Where: Bixby Community Center, 211 N. Cabaniss Ave.

Mummy’s of all ages! Bring your sons and daughters in costume to an exciting Halloween Dance. There will be costume contests, dance competitions, games and refreshments. Just show up. No pre-ticket sales, $5/person. Celia Wetherill (918) 366-4841. Parks.tulsacounty.org


DRACULA

  • When: Friday-Saturday, Oct. 26-27, 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, Oct. 28, 2:30 p.m.
  • Where: Tulsa PAC, 110 E. 2nd st.

Ben Stevenson’s gothic ballet returns to Tulsa for the first time in six years! With awe inspiring stunning theatrics, vampire brides who soar through the air, and an exploding chandelier, this dramatic production will have you at the edge of your seat. www.tuslaballet.org


Pumpkin Patch Palooza [FREE]

  • When: Saturday, Oct. 27, 4-6 p.m.
  • Where: First Jenks United Methodist Church, 415 E. Main St., Jenks

Join First Jenks United Methodist Church for some fall fun, including balloon creatures, bouncy houses, a cake walk, carnival games, face painting, trunk or treat, and hot dogs and chips (while supplies last). fumcjenks.org


HALLOWZOOEEN

  • When: October 27-28, 5-9 p.m.; Oct. 29-31, 6-9 p.m.
  • Where: Tulsa Zoo, 6421 E. 36th St. N.

Grab your broomsticks and fly to HallowZOOeen on Oct. 27-31, the Tulsa Zoo’s premier spooky (but not-too-scary) Halloween trick-or-treat event for the whole family. Activities include Goblin Stops full of treats, swashbuckling adventure at QuikTrip Pirate Island, treasured treats with Burger King Royal Castle, or carnival style games in the Paycor Pumpkin Patch Playroom. Buy tickets in advance to skip the lines. Tickets can be purchased online at tulsazoo.org/boo or at the Tulsa Zoo during regular business hours, daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Cost for admission is $9 for ages 1 and older; $8 for Tulsa Zoo members. The Haunted Train is back with surprises around every turn for only $5. Children can take a spin on the Scary-Go-Round for only $1. In addition to providing a safe trick-or-treating option, HallowZOOeen is an important fundraiser to help build a bigger, better zoo. Dates: Oct.29, 30 and 31 from 6-9 p.m.; 5-9 p.m. on Oct. 27-28. Tulsa Zoo, 6421 E 36th St. North. 


HALLOWMARINE 2018

  • When: October 27-31, 6:30-9 p.m.
  • Where: Oklahoma Aquarium, 300 Aquarium Dr., Jenks

Once a year, the Oklahoma Aquarium opens its doors to trick-or-treaters of all ages to enjoy a safe, fun, indoor alternative to traditional Halloween activities. HallowMarine 2018 will feature the popular giant pirate ship bounce house, a Pee-Wee Pirate Zone just for the little ones and plenty of games, activities and candy on the Trick-or-Treat Trail.  www.okaquarium.org


Frightful Fun at ahha

  • When: October 27, 12-9 p.m.; October 28, 12-7 p.m.; October 31, 12-9 p.m.
  • Where: ahha Tulsa, 101 E. Archer St. 

Join ahha Tulsa for Halloween Fun…if you dare! Adults and kids of all ages are invited to trick-or-treat in the immersive environment of THE EXPERIENCE, help build a Halloween Town, and enjoy spooky (but not too spooky) games and activities. Get more information at ahhatulsa.org/halloween.


BROOKSIDE BOOHAHA

  • When: Saturday, Oct. 27, 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m.; parade starts at 11 a.m.; costume contests will be held at each Kids Zone at 10 a.m. 
  • Where: Brookside

Brookside’s 28th annual Boohaha opens with a pancake breakfast at 8:30 a.m. at Brookside Church Fellowship Hall, sponsored by the Brookside Lion’s Club. At 9 a.m., Kids Zones open along the street, with stops at Southminster Presbyterian, Brookside Collective, Brookside Church, City Vet, and Brookside Library (in Walmart’s south parking lot). These stops include trick-or-treat stations, inflatables, games, prizes and more. There are also Kids Costume Contests and a Pet Costume Contest. Get more information at www.brooksidetheplacetobe.com.


JACK O’LANTERN JAM [FREE]

  1. When: Saturday, Oct. 27, 10:30-11:30 a.m.
  2. Where: Bixby Library, 20 E. Breckenridge

Create spooky creatures in celebration of Halloween. Turn a pumpkin into a sparkling or scary Jack O' Lantern, create a pack of hanging bats or puffy ghost, feed a hungry monster or perfect your magical focus at the Rings of the Witch! Costumes are welcome. Pumpkins donated by Carmichael's Produce. For ages 4-11. www.tulsalibrary.org


GHOULS ON THE GREEN

  • When: Sunday, Oct. 28, 2:30-6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Guthrie Green, 111 E. M.B. Brady

Go to www.guthriegreen.com for upcoming information about this popular Halloween event. 


Trunks & Treats

  • When: Sunday, Oct. 28, 4-6 p.m.
  • Where: Parkview Baptist Church, 5805 S. Sheridan Rd. 

Wear your favorite costume and come on out to the one-and-only FREE Trunks & Treats at Parkview Baptist Church! Enjoy going from car to car playing games and picking up candy at each stop.

This year organizers are excited to include a special Touch-A-Truck exhibit for the kids to explore! Some of the guests will include Tulsa County Sheriff's Office, Firetrucks, EMSA, and more! All of the fun and candy you can eat kicks off in Parkview's East parking lot at 4 p.m.


SPOOKTACULAR EXTRAVAGANZA [FREE]

  • When: Monday, Oct. 29, 6-8 p.m.
  • Where: Central Library, 400 Civic Center

Enjoy a spooky storytime, Halloween-themed activities and a showing of "Hotel Transylvania" in the garden! For ages 3-12. www.tulsalibrary.org


PIRATES AND PRINCESSES

  • When: Monday, Oct. 29, 5-6 p.m.
  • Where: George Kaiser Family Foundation Rajan’s at the Tulsa Zoo, 6421 E. 36th St. N.

Enjoy a feast fit for your little princess or your budding buccaneer during Pirates and Princesses. This royal adventure starts at 5 p.m. and includes an interactive dinner with pirates and princesses, admission to HallowZOOeen, Haunted Train tickets and early entrance to start trick-or-treating before the gates open. Chart yer course for a fairy-tale Halloween they’ll never forget. Tickets are $25 per dinner seat or $250 per reserved table of 8. Tickets are required for all guests, including children of all ages. For more information, visit tulsazoo.org/feast or contact the zoo at (918) 669-6602.


PUMPKIN CARVING [FREE]

  • When: Tuesday, Oct. 30, 4-5:45 p.m.
  • Where: Nathan Hale Library, 6038 E. 23rd St.

Get ready for Halloween by carving a jack-o-lantern! We'll provide the pumpkins. Registration is required. Register online at www.tulsalibrary.org/events or call 918-549-7323 to reserve a spot. For ages 9-17.


MESSY ART CLUB: HALLOWEEN POTIONS LAB [FREE]

  • When: Tuesday, Oct. 30, 6-7 p.m.
  • Where: Zarrow Library, 2224 W. 51st St.

Mix magical potions and create unique Halloween crafts. Costumes are welcome but you might get messy. Ideal for ages 3-12. www.tulsalibrary.org


TEEN HALLOWEEN PARTY: COME FOR PIZZA, STAY FOR THE AUTHORS [FREE]

  • When: Tuesday, Oct. 30, 6-8 p.m.
  • Where: Central Library, 400 Civic Center

Dress up in your awesome Halloween or cosplay costume to meet the authors behind some of 2018's hottest teen titles! Snack on pizza, check out the photo booth and get your books signed! Authors Dhonielle Clayton, Zoraida Córdova, Tessa Gratton and Natalie C. Parker will discuss their books and more, with Eilis O'Neal moderating. Don't forget your costume – gotta outdo our author guests! There will be prizes for best dressed in a variety of categories. Enjoy pizza, drinks and activities starting at 6 p.m., and then listen to the author panel starting at 6:30. Book signing to follow. Books will be available for purchase on-site from Magic City Books. www.tulsalibrary.org


HALLOWEEN CARNIVAL

  • When: Tuesday, Oct. 30, 6-7:30 p.m.
  • Where: Whiteside Park, 4009 S. Pittsburgh Ave.

Wear your costumes for some spooktacular fun. This carnival has unlimited play at all of the games. Ages 8 and younger; $5.


FLASHLIGHT CANDY SCRAMBLE [FREE]

  • When: Tuesday, Oct. 30, 7 p.m.
  • Where: Reed Park, 4233 S. Yukon Ave. 

Kids! Bring your flashlight and a treat-holding container and hunt for treats in the dark. Ages 3-12.


BUILD A READER STORYTIME: FAMILY—A NOT-TOO-SCARY HALLOWEEN [FREE]

  • When: Wednesday, Oct. 31, 10:30-11 a.m.
  • Where: Zarrow Library, 2224 W. 51st St.

Bring the whole family to this not-too-scary Halloween storytime! There will be Halloween stories, songs and crafts. Costumes are welcome. www.tulsalibrary.org


TRICK OR TREAT MAIN STREET [FREE]

  • When: Wednesday, Oct. 31, 4-9 p.m.
  • Where: Main Street Jenks, 115 S. First St. 

The Jenks Chamber will host its second annual Trick-or-Treat Main Street event Wednesday, Oct. 31.


HALLOWEEN NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM [FREE]

  • When: Wednesday, Oct. 31, 6-8 p.m.
  • Where: Will Rogers Memorial Museum, 1720 W. Will Rogers Blvd., Claremore

Want a fun and safe place to Trick or Treat?  The Will Rogers Memorial Museum in Claremore will be open from 6-8 p.m. for trick-or-treaters of all ages.  www.willrogers.com


HALLOWEEN FUN FEST [FREE]

  • When: Wednesday, Oct. 31, 6-8 p.m.
  • Where: Chuck E. Cheese, 7108 S. Memorial

Save Our Youth Presents: Chuck E Cheese Halloween Fun Fest. There will be Trick or Treat, Carnival Games, Prizes, Face Printing and Live Entertainment. The first 60 kids in costume will get free pizza and drinks. Adults must be present. www.saveouryouthok.com


FREE FALL FESTIVAL [FREE]

  • When: Wednesday, Oct. 31, 6-8 p.m.
  • Where: Eastwood Baptist Church, 948 S. 91st  E. Ave.

Children of all ages are invited out to wear costumes and collect candy. Enjoy free hot dogs, candy, games, Jupiter Jumps, and participate in a costume contest. eastwoodtulsa.org

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