This year’s Halloween is going to look different than it has every other year. As usual, it will be cold (as in below 50 degrees cold!), but you’ll have to make a few changes to your typical plans to include face masks and different schedules in your evening!
Halloween Events to Attend:
Honda/Hyundai of Greeley Trunk-or-Treat
Friday, October 30th from 4:00 – 6:00 PM at 4353 W 29th Street in Greeley
Free event featuring trunks of candy, gift certificate raffles, costume contests, and more! Contact (970) 206-2791 with any questions or RSVP to the event on Facebook.
Aims Community College’s Community Drive-In Movie
Friday, October 30th at 5:30 PM at 5401 W 20th Street in Greeley
Free event playing the movie “Hocus Pocus.” Attendees can stay in their vehicles or sit on lawn chairs beside their cars. Social distancing and face masks are required—popcorn, soda, water, and other snacks available for purchase. To reserve a spot, contact Aims at (970)339-6388.
Pumpkin Plunge in Windsor
Friday, October 30th from 5:30 – 7:45 PM at 250 N 11th Street in Windsor
Ages 2-12 can come to the Windsor Recreation Center to swim and claim a pumpkin. Tickets are $6 per child, and everyone must preregister online.
Drive-Thru Trick or Treat with Gateway Mortgage Group
Friday, October 30th at 4:00 PM at 3400 W 16th Street in Greeley
A free event where families can drive through the event while kids collect treats handed through car windows. For more information, call (970) 414-8350
Scarecrow Scavenger Hunt
UNTIL End of Day Saturday, October 31st, throughout Loveland
Explore Loveland to find 33 unique scarecrows designed by local artists! Take a picture with them and post them using #LovelandScarecrow, mail-in entries to firstname.lastname@example.org, or upload entries online to win free prizes (like a winter staycation or 52 free meals at Chick-fil-A). You can also vote for your favorite scarecrow to help award a local artist with the People’s Choice Award and a Loveland prize.
Weld County Garage Trunk-or-Treat
Saturday, October 31st from 2:00 – 4:00 PM at 2699 47th Avenue in Greeley
An outdoor event where everyone can trick-or-treat at the garage’s vehicle’s trunks (those who are passing out candy will be gloved and masked) IF they are a child wearing a costume! For more information, contact Weld County Garage at (970) 989-9358.
Greeley Harley-Davidson’s Harley-Ween
Saturday, October 31st from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM at 3010 W 29th Street in Greeley
A free event, including costume contests and trunk-or-treating, is open to all ages. For more information, call Harley-Davidson at (970)351-8150.
NoCo’s Greatest Drive-Thru Trick-or-Treat Experience
Saturday, October 31st from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM at 5280 Arena Circle in Loveland
Head to The Ranch Events Complex in Loveland! Candy will be handed out to families in their vehicles from a variety of decorated stations. The event is free! For more information, click here.
Tips and Tricks to Stay Safe this Halloween:
- Only visit homes with a porch light on, and make sure to stay in well-lit areas!
- Make sure to stay in a group; don’t trick-or-treat alone!
- Incorporate a face mask into your costume!
- When you get home, wash your hands before you enjoy your candy!
- If you aren’t comfortable going out, stay in, and watch Halloween-themed movies!