Halloween Events for Oct. 27 to Nov. 2, 2016

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THURSDAY

• 6:30-8:30 p.m., Halloween at Brookdale Sugarland Ridge (1551 Sugarland Drive) — Games and treats, for ages 0-12. Wear your costume! Free admission. For more information, call Tammy Yelton-Boone at 674-5575. 

FRIDAY

• 7-9 p.m., Halloween Costume Skate at Scotty’s Skate Castle (654 Brundage Lane) — Roller skating night with a theme of zombies and vampires with mummy wrapping and apple bobbing. Dress accordingly! For all ages. $5 per person, which includes your skate rental. For more information, call 672-0245 or 672-8284.

• 7-10 p.m., Boy Scout Troop 117 Haunted House at Sheridan Iron Works building (302 A St.) — Haunted house for the fearless. Also a separate game area for the younger kids and not-so-brave adults. Lots of surprises and, of course, candy. $5 for ages 8 and older, $3 for ages 7 and younger (no charge for adults accompanying younger children). For more information, call Chris Johnston at 752-1800.

 

SATURDAY

• 8:30-10:30 a.m., Morning Mayhem Halloween 6K Race & Spooky Sprint at Sheridan Recreation District Office (1579 Thorne-Rider Drive, off 11th Street) — Prizes for best adult male and female costume, best kids boys and girls costume, and overall male and female race winner. The start/finish is outside the Sheridan Recreation District office in Thorne-Rider Park, with the course looping around North Park. On-site registration only, starting at 8:30 a.m., with the run/walks starting at 9 a.m. $6 for adults, $4 for kids 18 and younger, or $8 for a pair or $10 for a family — cash only. For more information, call Seth Ulvestad at  674-6421. All proceeds go to Sheridan Recreation District programs.

• 10-11:30 a.m., Sheridan Jaycees Downtown Halloween Parade, meet outside City Hall (55 Grinnell Plaza) — The Sheridan Jaycees will be taking the kids trick or treating to the downtown businesses. Be sure to wear your costume — and maybe get a prize in the costume contest too. Bring your own bucket or bag (or something even bigger?). Ages 0-10. Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. For more information, call Jessica Martin at 751-1533.

• 10 a.m. to noon, Pet-O-Ween at Kendrick Park — registration begins at 10 a.m. Starting at 10:30 a.m., a pet-owner walk/run (two laps around the park) – costumes not required. $5 registration fee per pet, with each walker also receiving a free clip-on dog baggie holder. Prizes awarded by a drawing. The main event – the costume contest – starts at 11 a.m. Bring your costumed pet and compete for prizes in four categories — best pet-owner costume combination, best dog costume, best cat costume, most unique pet costume. Entry fee for the costume competition is $5 per pet, and each contestant receives a free gift bag. All proceeds benefit the Dog & Cat Shelter. For more information, call Kandy De Tavernier at 461-3277 or the shelter at 674-7694. 

• 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., American Legion Children’s Halloween Party (137 N. Brooks St.) — Come in costume and win prizes. Games, face painting, costume contest and a free hot dog lunch. Ages 0-12. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, call Sandy Ziler at 672-6733 or 752-0981.

• 1:30-3:30 p.m., Halloween at Sheridan Manor (1851 Big Horn Ave.) — Trick or treat for kids of all ages. Games, hot dogs, punch and other treats. Wear your costume! For more information, call Lisa Kramer at 673-2116.

• 2-4 p.m., Children’s Halloween event at The Brinton Museum (239 Brinton Road, Big Horn) — trick-or-treaters will be guided through two galleries to look for clues about four different works of art. After they’ve answered a question or two, they’ll receive a take-home goodie bag that includes Mars candy and Halloween decorations. Free for kids of all ages — costumes encouraged. Children must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, call Ariel Downing at The Brinton Museum at 672-3173.

• 6-9 p.m., Sheridan College Haunted House of Hoops at the Bruce Hoffman Golden Dome (3059 Coffeen Ave.) — wear your Halloween costume and be prepared to be spooked. Costume contests for all ages, games and prizes, team introductions and outlook, 3-point contest (Sheridan College men and women), team scrimmage (Sheridan College men and women), dunk contest (Sheridan College men), lots of candy. Free admission. For more information, contact Tom Parks at 674-6446, ext. 4003 or tparks@sheridan.edu.

• 4-11 p.m., Haunted Trails event in Thorne-Rider Park — from 4-6 p.m. a free kid-friendly trail will be featured and from 6-11 p.m. a scarier trail will include a $5 entry fee. Money raised will benefit a number of local groups involved in organizing the Halloween event.

• 7-9 p.m., Halloween Costume Skate at Scotty’s Skate Castle (654 Brundage Lane) — Roller skating night with a theme of zombies and vampires with mummy wrapping and apple bobbing. Dress accordingly! For all ages. $5 per person, which includes your skate rental. For more information, call 672-0245 or 672-8284.

• 7-10 p.m., Boy Scout Troop 117 Haunted House at Sheridan Iron Works building (302 A St.) — Haunted house for the fearless. Also a separate game area for the younger kids and not-so-brave adults. Lots of surprises and, of course, candy. $5 for ages 8 and older, $3 for ages 7 and younger (no charge for adults accompanying younger children). For more information, call Chris Johnston at 752-1800.

• 7 p.m. to close, Halloween party at the Wagon Box Inn (103 N. Piney Road, Story) — Costume contest with cash prizes, games and other activities. For all ages. For more information, call 683-2444.

• 8 p.m. to close, music and costumes at Black Tooth Brewing Company (312 Broadway St.) — music from The Two Tracks and Bill Heide. For more information, call Jesse Woods at 675-2337.

 

SUNDAY

• 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Big Horn Mountain Eagles children’s Halloween Party (1760 Commercial Ave.) — For children ages 10 and younger. Games, prizes, hot dogs and other treats. Costumes encouraged. Free admission. For more information, call Lisa Hamby at 751-8157.

• 2:30-4 p.m., Halloween at Westview (1990 W. Loucks St.) — Come trick or treating in the hallways of Westview. For ages 1-10, accompanied by an adult. Wear your costume. For more information, call 672-9789.

• 7-10 p.m., Boy Scout Troop 117 Haunted House at Sheridan Iron Works building (302 A St.) — Haunted house for the fearless. Also a separate game area for the younger kids and not-so-brave adults. Lots of surprises and, of course, candy. $5 for ages 8 and older, $3 for ages 7 and younger (no charge for adults accompanying younger children). For more information, call Chris Johnston at 752-1800.

 

MONDAY

• 4-8 p.m., Halloween at McDonald’s (2146 Coffeen Ave. and 2590 N. Main St.) — Free hamburger for kids age 12 and younger who stop by in costume. Dine-in only. For more information, call 673-1100 (Coffeen) or 672-5900 (North Main Street).

• 4-8 p.m., Halloween at Burger King (1529 Coffeen Ave.) — Free hamburger for kids age 12 and younger who stop by in costume. Dine-in only. For more information, call 674-6617.

• 5-6:30 p.m., Trunk or Treat at Tongue River Elementary School (1351 Dayton St., Ranchester) — Kids can go trunk to trunk collecting candy. Event will also include games, costume contest and prizes. The event will be held inside in the case of bad weather.

• 5-8 p.m., Fall Family Fun Fest at Sheridan Wesleyan Church (404 W. Brundage Lane) — Wear costumes, enjoy inflatables, candy, professional photos and games. Free admission for all ages. For more information, call 672-0612.

• 5:30-7:30 p.m., First United Methodist Church Trunk or Treat (215 W. Works St.) — the church will provide the trunks and treats, but encourage kids to attend in costume. For more information, call 672-9779. The event will be canceled in the case of bad weather.

 

WEDNESDAY

• 3-5 p.m., Halloween candy buy-back at Bighorn Pediatric Dentistry (531 Coffeen Ave.) — Sell your unopened candy for $1 per pound for up to five pounds. The candy will be sent to Operation Gratitude, which makes holiday packages for troops overseas. For more information, call 674-5437.

The above list was compiled by the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce and The Sheridan Press.

By |October 27th, 2016|

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