CREEPY CANDY CRAWL
When: Thursday, Oct. 19, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Where: Desert Ridge Marketplace, 21001 N. Tatum Blvd., Phoenix
What: Join the Boo Crew for a hauntingly fun party at The District. Trick-or-treat to collect candies from top brands, enjoy live shows, and flaunt your costume for a shot at winning the 6 p.m. contest on The District Stage.
GHOSTS & GOODIES
When: Saturday, Oct. 21, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: Westgate Entertainment District, 6770 N. Sunrise Blvd., Glendale
What: Ghouls, wizards, and pixies unite for a day of games, prizes, and entertainment. Enjoy costume contests and gather treats from participating Westgate spots. Both kids and adults can collect goodies and discounts. Free entry and treat bags provided for an ultimate district candy crawl.
BISAYA FILIPINO SOCIAL CLUB’S HALLOWEEN PARTY 2023
When: Saturday, Oct. 21, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: Apostles Lutheran Church, 7020 W. Cactus Rd., Peoria
What: Revel in the Halloween spirit with the best costume contests for ladies, men, and kids. Ticket includes food and drinks.
Info: Joanne Pena at 602-877-5495 or Virgie Brown at 602-319-2325
TOLMACHOFF FARMS PUMPKIN DAYS & CORN MAZE
When: Through Oct. 31
Where: 5726 N. 75th Ave., Glendale
What: Dive into acres of fun with a pumpkin patch, corn mazes, petting zoo, and many thrilling activities!
SPOOKTACULAR HOT AIR BALLOON FESTIVAL
When: Oct. 27 through Oct. 29
Where: 7555 N. Pima Rd., Scottsdale
What: Enjoy over 20 hot air balloons on display and over 4,000 pounds of candy for trick-or-treaters passed out, live music, food and beverage, a free Kids Zone, vendor market, tethered balloon rides, a free Haunted Trail, and much more at this balloon festival.
PEORIA’S ANNUAL HALLOWEEN MONSTER BASH
When: Saturday, Oct. 28, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: Peoria Sports Complex, 16101 N. 83rd Ave., Peoria
What: A spectacular night with live entertainment, a renowned Monster March Costume Contest, and a host of family-friendly activities.
PARK WEST’S FOURTH ANNUAL BOO BASH
When: Saturday, Oct. 28, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: Park West, 9744 W. Northern Ave., Peoria
What: A delightful evening filled with trunk or treat, live performances, magic shows, photo opportunities, and much more awaits.
FEAR FARM HAUNTED HOUSE
When: Through Oct. 31
Where: 6801 N. 99th Ave., Glendale
What: Dive deep into the legendary Fear Farm Haunted Fairgrounds & Corn Maze, the very heart of Halloween in Glendale.
Peoria and surrounding areas are buzzing with Halloween excitement this year! Whether you’re aiming for a heart-pounding haunted experience, a family-friendly monster bash, or simply hunting for the perfect pumpkin, there’s an event crafted just for you. Grab your costumes, mark your calendars, and make memories that will last a lifetime.