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Zombies, witches, superheroes, ghosts and goblins will roam the streets on Halloween 2018 weekend, Oct. 26-28, and they’ll most likely be at some of these free and cheap Miami events:
Through Nov. 3: House of Horror: South Florida’s largest haunt experience, offers two acres with more than 30 rooms of bone-chilling terror plus two new new haunted houses Blossom LN and Area 13. Tickets start at $30 and will grant access to one entrance at the two haunts and unlimited rides and attractions. Weekday (Monday through Thursday) tickets are 50 percent off! House of Horrors is open 6-11:30 p.m. at Miami International Mall, 1455 NW 107 Ave. 305-639-6000.
Oct. 30: Movie Night at the Yard 6-11 p.m. Come in costume, bring your own blanket and bring the pooch and watch either Disney Pixar’s Coco at 6: 45 or Hocus Pocus at 8:45. Each $6 or both for $10. 56 NW 29 St.
Not-So-Spooky Halloween Festival: Family friendly event geared for the little ones. Families will have a safe environment to collect candy and enjoy a movie under the stars. Trunk or Treat 6:30-8:30 p.m. Registration for Trunk or Treat required. Watch “Hocus Pocus” at 7 :30 p.m. Free. 6-10 pm. Westwood Park, 11350 SW 53rd Terrace. Free.
Trick-or-Treat Spooktacular: Dress up for a spooky time at CityPlace Doral with trick or treating at area businesses, Halloween crafts on the plaza, visit a mini pumpkin patch and enjoy music and games. 6-8 p.m., CityPlace Doral, 8300 NW 36 St., Doral. Free.
Scaring for Caring Haunted House: Local high school and college students are organizing the fifth annual “Scaring for Caring” Haunted House supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters of Miami (BBBS), UHealth Jackson Children’s Care and Holtz Children’s Hospital. Join these students as they transform their family’s Miami Shores home into a 1950s-inspired Haunted Village of Miami Shores, complete with live actors, mirrors, mazes, spooky mannequins along with other interactive features. Scaring for Caring organizers expect this year’s events to bring total funds raised since 2014 to over $1 million. Free.
Halloween Happenings. Carnival games, haunted house, treats and trick’o’treat street. Carnival Games $5 (cash), Haunted House $2 (cash). Refreshments for sale. 6-9 pm at the Scott Rakow Youth Center, 2700 Sheridan Ave., in Miami Beach. 305.673.7767. Free.
Trick or Treat at Midtown Miami: Swing by Target’s first level entrance to pick up a trick-or-treat bag and visit participating retailers for a special treat. Goodie bags available while supplies last, arriving early recommended. 5-7 p.m., 3401 N. Miami Ave. Free.
Halloween at Miami Theater Center: Come to Downtown Miami Shores for a spooky fun-filled evening with a haunted house, popcorn, costume contest, movie screening and candy. 5:30 p.m., 9806 NE 2 Ave., Miami Shores. Free.
Trunk or Treat in Brickell. Family friendly event where kids, parents and even pets are encouraged to come in costume and enjoy and trick or treat from an array of decorated car trunks. Condo dwellers are encouraged to decorate their cars and participate in the fun. 6-9 p.m., First Miami Presbyterian Church, 609 Brickell Ave., Miami. Free.
Halloween Boo Bash at Mall of the Americas. Kids ages 10 and under are invited to wear their best costumes to enjoy an amazing show by Gigi the Witch at 5:30pm. Halloween-themed craft activities and giveaways begin at 5pm. Trick or treating around the mall until supplies last. Masks only allowed on small children. 5-7 p.m., 7795 W. Flagler St., Miami. Free.
Spooktacular Safe Streets Halloween. Don’t miss the fun at Miami Kids Magazine’s Safe Streets Halloween Block Party. There will be safe and fun trick or treating for the whole family with a visit from Word Girl, free candy, games, prizes, music, pumpkin painting, inflatables, and much more. Pick a costume theme for the whole family. 4-7 p.m., SW 72 St. to 57 Ave., South Miami. Free.
Spooktacular Halloween Party: Dress the kids up in their best costume and come enjoy trick or treating, music and games, face painting, balloon artist and magician. 5:30-9:30 p.m., Dolphin Mall, 11401 NW 12 St., Miami. Free.
Hallow Bash at Brickell City Centre: Halloween family fun with kids and pets costume contest, tricks and treats, a spooky pumpkin patch, complimentary photobooth, music and crafts. 5:30 p.m., 701 S. Miami Ave., C Block, Level 4 above La Centrale. Free.
Halloween on the Mile. Trick or treating, story time, kiddie costume contest, and doggie costume contest. 4-8 pm all along Miracle Mile and downtown Coral Gables. Free.
HalloWYN. Wynwood’s official block party for Miami’s most eclectic souls dressed in outrageous costumes. Join fellow warlocks and witches as they bite down on food from over 20 food trucks and jam into the night, turning Mana Wynwood, 318 NW 23rd St, into the spookiest spot. Starts at 7 pm. Free.
Fall Festival and Trunk and Treat. Join in a fun evening of trunk ‘n treat, hayrides, face painting, music, and more, all in a safe and wholesome environment. Family, friends and neighbors are all invited to this annual community event. 7 p.m., New Testament Baptist Church, 6601 NW 167 St., Miami. Free.
Fall Festival: Head to the heart of Little Haiti in your Halloween costme for an evening of games, candy, music and food for sale during a fun Halloween/Fall Festival mash-up event at this colorful complex. 6-9 p.m., Little Haiti Cultural Complex, 212 NE 59 Terr., Miami. Free.
Halloween on Lincoln Road Mall. Family friendly from 5-8 pm and then expect the adult crazies to come out for the night. Great for people watching costumes. Music from local DJ’s set up on different stages throughout Lincoln Road; WALLCAST screening of The Night of the Living Dead (50th Anniversary), the movie at New World Symphony; In-store trick or treating, where select stores will have candy to distribute to visitors; Outdoor pop-up bars; Select in-store Halloween specials. Free admission. On Lincoln Road between Alton and Washington streets. Free.
Aventura Mall: Bring the kids for trick or treating fun throughout the mall with various candy stations and a whole lot of surprises. 5:30-8:30 p.m., 19501 Biscayne Blvd., Aventura. Free.
Monster Mash Bash: Annual event hosted by the City of North Miami Beach. Fun for the whole family with a Creepy Carnival with rides, bounce houses, rock climbing and giant slides; Fright Forest featuring a haunted trail; musical entertainment, costume contests and giveaways on the Spooky Stage; crafts, slime making and Halloween cookie decorating in the DIY Danger Zone and pop-up shops in the Vendor Village. Free treat bags for the first 2,000 attendees. Fright Forest is $1 entry. 6-10 p.m., Patricia A. Mischon Athletic Field, 16601 NE 15 Ave. Free.
Haunted House: Nightmare at 405. War Memorial Youth Center’s Haunted House, 405 University Dr., in Coral Gables beginning from 6:30-10 pm. Tickets are $5 per children.
No tricks, just treats at Miami Beach Fire Stations. Take a photo with a firefighter and fire truck. 7-9 pm at Station 1, 1051 Jefferson Ave.; Station 2, 2300 Pine Tree Dr.; Station 3, 5303 Collins Ave.; and Station 4, 6880 Indian Creek Dr. Free.
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