Did you know that Windsor-Essex County is full of fantastic events for you and your family and friends to take part in? Many of them are FREE! Here’s what’s going on around Windsor & Essex County this Halloween weekend!
Note: Some events are for families, while others are for adults only. Please call the venue for more information.
Event: Windsors Biggest Halloween Experience – Now In 3D!
Date/Time: Oct. 28, 29, 30 – 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm
The only place where you can first buy a costume and a prop or two at the Party Warehouse, then go through Windsor’s biggest Haunted Attraction. From 16 foot monsters, moving rooms to things that jump in the night, this is one haunted house everyone will enjoy.
$8.00 for adults and $6.00 for kids 14 years and under.
Located at the old Jerome Taylor Building.
Event: Halloween Fun Friday at Devonshire Mall (in front of The Bay)
Date/Time: Oct. 29 5pm-8pm
Halloween Spin Art, costumed characters (wear yours too!), Magical Wizard, Monster Mash Song & Dance, Giveaways!
Event: Xtreme DanceWorks Performing Arts Academy Halloween Party
Date: Friday, October 29th, 2010
Time: 4:00pm – 7:00pm
Location: 624 Chilver Rd.
Xtreme DanceWorks Performing Arts Academy invites you to our open house Halloween Party! Parents, come and bellydance while your kids have snacks, cake, watch a Halloween movie in our student lounge and more!
More Info: Questions? Call 519-256-2732
Date/Time: Oct. 29 7:30pm
The Essex-Kent Bluegrass, Oldtime & Folk Music Assoc. present The Grascals from Nashville, Tennessee at Belle River K of C in Emeryville, 1303 Cty. Rd. 22.
More Info: 519-776-8716 or 519-254-9620
Event: BAZAAR – everyone welcome!
Date/Time: Oct . 29 10AM. to 2PM.
TILBURY LEISURE CENTRE, 10 CANAL W. TILBURY ON. NOP2L0
Bazaar Fairs, New to You, Penny Sale, Raffles etc.
LUNCH OFFERED: 11 am. to 1 pm.
SOUP, SANDWICH AND DESSERT
Event: “Take Back the Night” Dieppe Gardens
Date/Time: Oct. 29 8pm
The Women’s Studies classes at the University of Windsor are holding a “Take Back the Night” event.
They would like support from all women as this is really about women as a whole. The students would like Red Hatters to join in the event. There will be a guest speaker and a march complete with cheerleaders. Come out and show support for the safety of all women.
Event: Sin By Silence – Free Documentary Screening
Date/Time: Oct. 29 at 6pm
The Well-Come Centre for Human Potential will be showing the documentary film, Sin By Silence on at Milk Coffee Bar Downtown. Admission is free, though donations to the Well-Come Centre to assist in covering costs are greatly appreciated. Sin by Silence has a message to be shared regarding hope, sisterhood, and the far reaching impact of domestic violence.
Shuttle service for “Take Back the Night” (event listed above) has been kind enough to begin early, at 5:30pm and will pick up at Vanier Hall at U of W and drop off downtown, allowing anyone interested to come downtown, see the documentary, and make the short trip from Milk Coffee Bar to Dieppe Park to participate in TBTN events as well.
Event: Crime Stoppers Halloween Party
Date/Time: Oct. 30 from 6 p.m. – 12:30 a.m.
At Windsor Moose Lodge, 777 Tecumseh Rd. W. Music, dinner, and prizes.
More Info: 519-258-TIPS
Event: Annual Smorgasbord Supper, Trinity Anglican Church, Cottam
Date/Time: Oct. 30 4:30-6:30 p.m.
Event: Pumpkin Patch Bazaar
Date/Time: Oct. 30
St. James Anglican Church (directly south of Roseland Golf Course), 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Lunch room, baked goods, tortiere pies, fine finds, crafts, toys, attic treasures, raffle.
Event: Halloween Harvest Fun Day, Malden Park – Free Admission
Date/Time: Oct. 30 – 9:30am – 1:30pm
Music Performances, games, face-painting, balloon animals, treats, pumpkin decorating, and parade of costumes!
More Info: Visit: www.am800cklw.com
Event: ROTARY – Fright Night at the Windsor Armouries
Date/Time: Oct 30 – 8pm to Oct 31 2am
Halloween Party at the Windsor Armouries to support the Rotary Club of Windsor (1918). Monies raised will go towards the Community, National and International projects.
21 Costume Prizes including watches from Precision Jewellers and much much more….
2 Live Bands – Redline and Overtime
Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door
More Info: If you are interested in tickets, please contact the Rotary Office at 519 253 6382 or email email@example.com.
Event: HALLOWEEN PARTY @ Royal Canadian Legion Branch 255 – WE’RE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Date/Time: Oct. 30: – 9PM TILL 1AM
5645 Wyandotte St. E, Windsor, Ontario
$2.00 COVER CHARGE FOR NON MEMBERS
CASH PRIZES FOR BEST COSTUME
BEST CARVED PUMPKIN $25
Use your carved pumpkin for your centerpiece; We’ll supply the candle.
ENTERTAINMENT: B.B. AND THE DJ’S, AWSOME 50’S BAND.
Event: Rock, Blues and Brews for Cystic Fibrosis
Date/Time: Saturday October 30 11am – 4pm
Come join the Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, in conjunction with Earthen Herbals Beacon Music Academy, for an afternoon of music, food, and a refreshment or two, in support of the fight against Cystic Fibrosis.
The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 143
1570 Marentette Ave Windsor, Ontario
Call Chantelle to order your tickets at 519-252-2850
Event: Rhythm of the Night”, a Halloween concert
Date/Time: Oct. 30 – 3pm
The Greater Windsor Concert Band under the direction of Ric Moor presents “Rhythm of the Night”, a Halloween concert and costume party! Royal Canadian Legion Br. 261 Tecumseh. 12326 Lanoue. Tickets $10. $8 senior/students. Free admission for preschoolers. Prizes for best costumes! For details call (519) 977-3375 or visit www.greaterwindsorconcertband.ca.
Event: Royal Masquerade Party in support of The Hospice of Windsor and Essex County
Date/Time: Oct. 30 7pm
Crown Royal Lounge, WFCU Centre, 8787 McHugh Street, Windsor, Ontario
Tickets $25 in advance
19+ and masks are required
Live Entertainment by Al Fazio, Shakti Belly Dancers, Hor’doeuvres, Door Prizes, Cash Bar, Complimentary Royal Martini, & Contest for Best Mask! Special guest appearance by The Face Decoder
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Event: The Canusa Presents HYPNOTIST JIMMYG!
Date/Time: Oct. 30 – 10pm
This Saturday, The Canusa Restaurant is excited to present JimmyG’s Hypnotic Comedy Show!
Hypnotist JimmyG has been wowing audiences across Ontario and now comes to The Canusa Restaurant for a very special Halloween performance of his hilarious hypnosis show.
You’ll laugh and be amazed watching your friends and audience members do the craziest things under hypnosis. You can even experience it for yourself and be the star of the show!
Reserve your seats early, join us for dinner and great evening of “Las Vegas” style entertainment.
The Canusa Restaurant is 400 Tecumseh Rd. East of McDougall Ave.
Phone – (519) 253-0488 for reservations.
Event: The Harrow Halloween Fest
Date/Time: Oct. 30, 31 – 10 am to 4 pm
Participating businesses will be hosting special events. Sponsored by Harrow and Colchester South Chamber of Commerce.
Oct. 31: Fall Monster Crawl Family Luncheon and Activities
A luncheon, activities and a “Spooky” good time for kids and families. Wear your costume and trick or treat at the event. Ticket price includes: lunch, entertainment and all activities. Proceeds benefit the Windsor-Essex Children’s Aid Foundation. Phone 519-252-1171 Ext. 3236 for more information.
Hours: Noon – 3:00 p.m.
Cost: $10/ticket or Family Pak of 4 for $35
Venue: Giovanni Caboto Club, Windsor
Oct. 31 – 2pm – 4pm: TREATS FOR THE KIDS AT TECUMSEH MALL
Bring the kids in their costumes on Halloween afternoon (Sunday, October 31st from 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m). Visit participating retailers for some spooktacular treats!
Oct 31st- 2nd annual KELANI HEALTHY HALLOWEEN HUNT @ MONKEYTOWN
Bring the kids out in their costume to “Trick or Treat” for little treasures at the little town buildings (stickers, erasers, etc).
Please contact us for time & reservations
Only $5 per child including treasures!
Regular Monkey Town admission is $7.50!
KELANI girls http://www.studiokelani.com
Keep an eye out as you’re driving around the county to these many fun and exciting Halowe’en events! Many of the pumpkin patches and roadside pumpkin vendors also offer corn mazes, hayrides, and other unexpected tricks & treats! Don’t forget to wear your costumes! Whatever you do, have a safe & fun Hallowe’en Weekend!