2018 October’s KIDS Happenings in the Great Lakes Bay Region

October Kids Happenings

October’s KIDS Happenings

October is packed full with seasonal events for the whole family.  APPLE & PUMPKIN FARMS are open for the season with lots of fun activities available for every age.  HALLOWEEN EVENTS are occurring throughout the Great Lakes Bay Region. Lastly, be sure to check out the family-friendly FESTIVALS.  All these events and places are on the KIDS DAILY CALENDAR.

Learn more about what is happening for kids:

FESTIVALS

HALLOWEEN EVENTS

TRUNK OR TREATS

HAUNTED HOUSES

KIDS CALENDAR

APPLE & PUMPKIN FARMS


FESTIVALS

2018 Dow Great Lakes Bay STEM Festival

Delta College
(1961 Delta Road, University Center)

Friday, October 12, 6 – 9 pm

Saturday, October 13, 11am – 2 pm

FREE


Festifall – Downtown Midland’s Fall Festival

Downtown Midland
(Main St., Midland)

Saturday, October 13,  4 – 11:30[,

FREE event


Scarecrow Festival – Kids Weekend

Frankenmuth River Place Shops
(925 S Main St, Frankenmuth)

October 20 & 21

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HALLOWEEN EVENTS

Frankenmuth Corn Maze (5450 Weiss Road Frankenmuth, MI)

Open September 28 – November 3


Cider Sunday at Chippewa Nature Center (400 S. Badour Rd, Midland)

October 7, 1-5 pm

FREE


Zoo Boo! at Saginaw Children’s Zoo (1730 S Washington Ave, Saginaw)

October 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, and 28 at 12 – 6pm

Tickets


Jack O Dash at Price Nature Center (6685 Sheridan Rd, Saginaw)

October 19, 6 – 7:30 pm

FREE

Register


Mother Nature’s Halloween Trail at Bay City State Park
(3582 State Park Dr, Bay City)

October 20,  3 – 8 pm

FREE with State Park Pass


Halloween Spooktacuar at Mid-Michigan Children’s Museum
(315 W Genesee Ave, Saginaw)

Saturday, October 21, 10am – 4pm

Regulare Admission


Halloween Extravaganza at Wilderness Trails Animal Zoo
(11721 Gera Rd, Birch Run)

Sunday, October 21, 2018 at 11 am – 4 pm

Adults $14, Kids (3-15) $11, 2 and under Free, Family pass (2 adults & 2 kids) $45


Pumpkin Plunge at Greater Midland Community Center
(2205 Jefferson Ave, Midland)

Friday, October 26 at 6 – 8 pm

$5/person, $3 late fee kicks in October 24


Nature at Night at Chippewa Nature Center (400 S Badour Rd, Midland)

October 26 and 27 at 6 – 8:30 pm

FREE


Museum Halloween Bash! at Midland Center for the Arts
(1801 W Saint Andrews Rd, Midland)

Saturday, October 27, 9 am – 4 pm

*Recommended for ages 13 and under.

Museum Admission


Family Fun Club Spooktacular at Bay County Community Center
(800 John F Kennedy Drive, Bay City)

Saturday, October 27, 11 am – 2 pm

FREE


Pumpkin Carving Contest! at Studio 23/The Arts Center (901 N Water St, Bay City)

Saturday, October 27,  12 – 3 pm

*RSVP 989-894-2323

FREE


Treats N’ Treasures at Studio 23/The Arts Center (901 N Water St, Bay City)

Saturday, October 27,  12 – 3 pm

FREE


Auburn Harvest Days at Auburn Farmers Market
(200 Jaycees Dr., Auburn)

Saturday, October 27, 12 – 3 pm

FREE


Halloween Party Skate at Roll Arena (2909 Bay City Rd, Midland)

Saturday, October 27,  2 – 4:30 pm

$6.50 for admission and $4 for skate rental


First Annual Faith Fest at Faith Wesleyan Church (654 S Meridian Rd, Midland)

Saturday, October 27,  3 – 5 pm


Halloween Spooktacular at Dow Bay Area Family Y
(225 Washington Ave., Bay City)

Saturday, October 27, 5-7 pm

$10/ Family


Monster Mash Halloween Bash at Bronner Performing Arts Center
(525 E Genesee St, Frankenmuth)

Saturday, October 27,  5:30 – 8 pm


Kid Friendly Trick or Treat at Bridgeport Gore Grounds
(4221 Bearcat Blvd, Bridgeport)

October 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 5 – 7 pm

$7 Admission Online | $10 Admission at the Door Group Rate: 5 Kids for $30 Online

Tickets


Scary Skate at the Bay County Civic Arena

(4231 Shrestha Dr, Bay City)

Saturday, October 27, 7-9 pm

$5 admission $3 skate rentals


Zombie Fest – Little Zombies at Midland County Historical Society
(3417 W Main St, Midland)

Sunday, October 28, 1 – 5 pm

$7


United Way Halloween Double Feature:
Its the Great Pumpkin Charlie BrownSherlock Gnomes

State Theatre (913 Washington Ave., Bay City)

Sunday, October 28, 2 pm

FREE


Halloween Party

Cottage Creamery (5317 N Saginaw Rd, Midland)

Tuesday, October 30, 5 – 8 pm

FREE

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TRUNK OR TREATS and Trick or Treating

Community Wide Trunk or Treat at Hoyt Park
(1574 S Washington Ave, Saginaw)October 13, 3 – 7 pm

FREE


4th Annual Trunk and Treat at Saginaw Career Complex
(2102 Weiss St, Saginaw)

Friday, October 19, 4 pm – 6 pm

$1/car


4th Annual Trunk or Treat at River’s Edge Learning Tree
(311 Germania St, Bay City)

Friday, October 19,  5:30 PM – 7 PM

FREE


Spooktacular Trunk & Treats at Tiffany Country Boutique
(4190 Smith Crossing Rd, Freeland, Michigan 48623)

Saturday, October 20, 5 – 11 pm

*Some activities have a fee.


FALL DAYS at FINN ROAD PARK (2300 N. Finn Rd., Essexville)

Saturday, October 20 at 6-8 pm

FREE


Trick-or-Treat for Community & Family at Bay City Comfort Care
(4130 Shrestha Dr, Bay City)

Wednesday, October 24, 6 – 8pm

FREE


Trunk or Treat at Meridian High School

(3303 North Highway M-30, Sanford)

Thursday, October 25, 6 PM – 8 PM

First 10 tickets are free and the additional tickets can be purchased 10 for $5


Halloween Trunk or Treat 2018! at Paramount Rehabilitation Services
(6161 State St, Saginaw)

Friday, October 26, 4 – 7 pm

FREE


Treats N’ Treasures at Studio 23/The Arts Center (901 N Water St, Bay City)

Saturday, October 27,  12 – 3 pm

FREE


Auburn Harvest Days at Auburn Farmers Market
(200 Jaycees Dr., Auburn)

Saturday, October 27, 12 – 3 pm

FREE


Trick or Treat at Bay County Medical Care Facility
(564 W Hampton Rd, Essexville)

Saturday, October 27, 2 – 3 pm


Four Seasons Fright Night at Four Seasons RV Park
(5217 Bay City Rd, Midland)

Saturday, October 27, 6-11pm


Kid Friendly Trick or Treat at Bridgeport Gore Grounds
(4221 Bearcat Blvd, Bridgeport)

October 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 5 – 7 pm

$7 Admission Online | $10 Admission at the Door Group Rate: 5 Kids for $30 Online

Tickets


Trunk or Treat at Saginaw County Sheriff’s Office
(Parking Lot on Cass and Fayette, Saginaw)

Sunday, October 28, 3 – 5 pm


Trunk or Treat at Historical Society of Bridgeport
(6190 Dixie Hwy, Bridgeport)

October 31, 6-8pm

FREE

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HAUNTED HOUSES

Haunted Temple 2018  (700 N Madison Ave, Bay City)

October 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, and 20 at 7 – 11 pm

$10


Haunted Train & Haunted House at Roethke Park (400 Leddy Rd. Saginaw)

October 12, 13, 19 and 20 at dark

$6/ each or $10/ both (5 years and under are FREE)


Forshee’s Annual Haunted Forest Walk (1196 W Prairie Rd, Midland)

October 19 & 20, 7-10 pm

FREE


Kid Friendly Trick or Treat at Bridgeport Gore Grounds
(4221 Bearcat Blvd, Bridgeport)

October 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 5 – 7 pm

$7 Admission Online | $10 Admission at the Door Group Rate: 5 Kids for $30 Online

Tickets

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*Did I miss something?  CONTACT me to have your event listed.**For fun Halloween events in the Great Lakes Bay check out the KIDS DAILY CALENDAR.