When it comes to kid-friendly events, Putnam County is the place to be, especially at Halloween time. Local businesses, organizations, and municipalities provide plenty of opportunities to make sure little ones can enjoy lots of safe and memorable Halloween fun. Here are 13 of our favorite kid-friendly 2017 Halloween events happening this month in Putnam County!
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Hocus Pocus Party
10/20, 6-8:30pm, Winfield
Enjoy the Hocus Pocus movie at Putnam Princess Parties. Meet the Witches Three who will present spells and music, then enjoy crafting fun as everyone makes lollipop ghosts and witches hands full of popcorn! $35 per couple (1 adult, 1 child), $10 each additional adult and $20 each additional child.
Princess Trick or Treat at TVCS
10/21, 6-8pm, Teays Valley Christian School, Scott Depot
Trick or treat with your favorite princesses from Putnam Princess Parties. Entry is $5 and benefits the Teays Valley Christian Prep Basketball Team.
Pet Halloween Costume Contest
10/22, 1-4pm, Valley Park, Hurricane
New Hope Animal Rescue’s pet costume contest is always adorably fun! Watch the show at the large shelter at Valley Park, or bring your pup in costume to enter the contest. $5 pet entry free. Enjoy the show for free.
Halloween in the Stacks
10/24, 5-7pm, Putnam County Library-Main Branch, Teays Valley
Kids can wear their favorite costume for spooky storytime and trick or treating through the library stacks! FREE event.
Marshall Health Halloween
10/26, 6-8pm, Marshall Health, Scott Depot
Visit this safe trick or treat event featuring lots of goodies, giveaways, and games. FREE event.
Trick or Treating at the Putnam Farmers Market
10/28, 9am-1pm, Valley Park, Hurricane
Bring the kids in costume to trick or treat at the Market. Enjoy bouncy house fun and special activities from vendors. FREE event.
Villian in the Valley
10/28, 1-2pm, Valley Park, Hurricane
Join the Putnam Princess Parties’ Arabian Princess for a special storytime, a royal activity, and then a special meet n greet and picture time with the Dark Fairy! FREE event.
Fall Fest with Batman & the Hopemobile
10/28, 3-5pm, Hurricane First Church of the Nazarene
Enjoy a trunk or treat event with special guests, Batman and the Hopemobile from Heroes for Hire. FREE event.
All About Fun Halloween Bash
10/28, 5-9pm, All About Fun, Hurricane
Inflatables, special guests (Batman, Wonderwoman, & Scooby Doo), pizza, a small bag of chips, a drink, and cupcake (while quantities last), & costume contest! Admission is $10/child, adults can purchase a meal pass for $4.
Jump Craze Halloween Costume Party
10/28, 6-10pm, Jump Craze, Teays Valley
Inflatables. Cupcakes, candy, pizza, and drinks will be served. Costume contest & trophies! Admission is $7.50/child
ReStore Sunday Fun Day
10/29, 11am-4pm, ReStore-Teays Valley
Bring the kids along when you attend Sunday Fun Day at the ReStore. Live music by Keith Ellison starting at 1pm. He's promised to perform a few favorite spooky tunes! Enjoy special one-day-only sales. FREE event.
Pumpkin Decorating with the City of Hurricane
10/29, 3-6pm, Hurricane City Park
Pumpkins and carving kits will be provided! There will also be cookies, hot chocolate and music to enjoy. Prizes for 1st place pumpkins by age categories. FREE Event.
Trick or Treating on Main Street
10/31, 6-8pm, Hurricane
Trick or Treat with the businesses of Main Street! Costumed doggies will get a special treat at Hidden Creek Mercantile. FREE event.