Guide to Halloween: Where Denver kids can trick-or-treat all month long
posted by: Mile High Mamas
Celebrate Halloween in Denver all month long with these fun family-friendly trick-or-treat events all over the city.
Also, don’t miss Denver’s best pumpkin patches and corn mazes, as well as where to find Colorado’s Best Fall Colors: Best drives, hikes, ghost towns and farms.
Where to Trick-or-Treat in Denver
Saturday, October 16
Trick or Treat at Mile High Flea Market
Time: 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Where: Mile High Flea Market, 7007 E 88th Ave, Henderson
Get in the spooky Halloween spirit at the Trick or Treat event at Mile High Flea Market. There will be a costume contest, face painter, balloon artist, Halloween games, and activities. Plus all of the shopping at the flea market. milehighfleamarket.com
Malloween at Orchard Town Center
Time: 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Where: Orchard Town Center, 14697 Delaware Street, Westminster
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Coca-Cola Halloween Celebration & Trick or Treat Party
Time: 3:30 p.m.
Where: Colorado National Speedway
All the Super Stock/Pure Stock, Demo Cross fun you have grown to expect…and trick-or-treating is added to all the excitement. coloradospeedway.com
Scare in the Air at Urban Air Denver East
Time: October 16-31
Saturday, October 23
Treat Street at the Arapahoe County Scaregrounds
Time: 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: Arapahoe County Fairgrounds Event Center, 25690 E Quincy Ave, Aurora
Enjoy this safe day of trick-or-treating and spooktacular family fun. Wear your favorite costume and play games and activities like pumpkin painting, barrel train rides, a petting farm, live entertainment, Thriller dance performance, costume contest, pumpkin painting, adult beverages, food trucks, and more! Tickets at $5 per person; kids under 2 are free. arapahoecountyfair.com
Fall Festival + Pumpkin Patch at Southlands
Time: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Where: Southlands Town Square, 6155 S. Main Street, Aurora
Enjoy this free fall festival and pumpkin patch. Take home a complimentary bag of candy starting at 10 a.m. from Guest Services at the Clock Tower. Purchase pumpkins for $3+, explore their craft and food market and join their social media costume contest. shopsouthlands.com
Trick or Treat Street at Castle Pines
Time: 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Where: Castle Pines, 360 Village Square Lane, Suite B, Castle Pines
Calling all little ghosts and goblins! Make your way through the businesses along Castle Pines Parkway and through the Village at Castle Pines. Just look for the pumpkin in front of the business and join in the fun! Stop by the Family Festival from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. for the pet costume contest, kids activities, a fall photo booth, hayrides, a pumpkin patch, food, and drinks. castlepinesco.gov
Spooktacular at Castle Rock
Time: 1-4 p.m.
Where: Philip S. Miller Park, 1375 W. Plum Creek Parkway
Celebrate all things not-so-spooky at Spooktacular. Family-friendly costumes are encouraged, but not required. Activities include games, prizes, food, and of course, candy. This free event is held outdoors, so please dress warmly.
Broncos Trick-or-Treat at Empower Field at Mile High
Where: Empower Field at Mile High
An event like no other at Empower Field at Mile High, Broncos Trick or Treat is a fun experience for kids to experience the stadium like never before. Decorated spaces, an opportunity to safely trick-or-treat and plenty of activities to enjoy the Fall season. Costumes are encouraged! Pre-purchased $5 tickets include access to Broncos Trick-or-Treat and Miles Fall Fest. Due to Covid protocol, and restrictions, every person attending Broncos Trick or Treat, regardless of age requires a ticket. Ticketmaster.com.
Tiny Terror Town in Frederick
Time: 4-8 p.m.
Where: Crist Park, 105 Fifth Street, Frederick
Enjoy the 4th annual Halloween event for the Town of Frederick. This family-friendly event will be a safe place for kids and families to trick-or-treat at tiny abodes in Crist Park. Plus, participate in their Big Beast Bazaar pet costume contest for great prizes. frederickco.gov/terror
Safe Street Halloween at Northglenn
Time: 4-7 p.m.
Where: Centennial Park – North of the Northglenn Marketplace, 120th Avenue and Interstate 25
More than 3,500 pounds of candy is handed out at Northglenn’s Safe Street Halloween at Centennial Park, north of the Northglenn Marketplace at 120th Avenue and Interstate 25. Each year about 5,000 children attend and more than 3,500 pounds of candy are handed out.
Sponsored by Northglenn Police Department, more than 3,500 pounds of candy will be handed out. Candy donations will be accepted leading up to the event at the Justice Center, City Hall and Northglenn Recreation Center.
Thursday, October 28
BOOnion Station: Trick-or-Treat Parade at Denver’s Union Station
Time: 5-8 p.m.
Where: 1701 Wynkoop, Denver
Bring your little ghosts and goblins to enjoy a free family-friendly Halloween extravaganza at Denver Union Station! Little ones and adults alike will enjoy a trick-or-treat parade throughout the station as well as activities including balloon art, face painting, live entertainment, spooky tunes, and more. Everyone is encouraged to attend wearing their very best Halloween costume. Prizes will be given for best individual costume and best group/family costume. All children under 12 will be required to wear a mask. unionstationindenver.com
Friday, October 29
Trick-or-Treat Street at Olde Town Arvada
Time: 5-7 p.m.
Where: 7307 Grandview Ave, Arvada
Bring your little goblins to Olde Town Arvada for this annual free trick-or-treat event that winds through the streets, past Olde Town’s fabulous businesses and restaurants. oldetownarvada.org/trick-or-treat-street/
Halloween Safe Night at Firestone
Time: 5-8 p.m.
Where: Firestone Regional Sports Complex
Every ghost and goblin will enjoy Halloween in a safe environment with the Firestone Police Department. This event includes a trunk-or-treat line, obstacle courses and inflatables, a trackless train for fun rides, safety handouts, food trucks, and more. firestoneco.gov/138/Halloween-Safe-Night
BOO-rific Bash & Splash
Time: 5-7 p.m.
Where: Ridge Recreation Center, 6613 S Ward Street, Littleton
This fun and affordable indoor trick-or-treating event allows children to dress in full costume, trick-or-treat among community business tables and enjoy fun activities. Swimming in the Ridge Pools is included in the festivities, swimsuit required to go swimming.
Boo on the Bluff
Time: October 29-31, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Where: Bluff Nature Center, 111255 E. Martin Luther King, Jr., Blvd., Denver
After 2020’s successful introduction of the self-guided scavenger hunt, Bluff Lake Nature Center has decided to continue with this format for 2021’s series of events. Families will get to wear costumes, explore Bluff Lake, solve clues, and get candy, all in an outdoor, safe, timed-entry environment. Friday, October 29: 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.; Saturday, October 30: 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.; Sunday, October 31: 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Saturday, October 30
Green Valley Ranch Community Truck or Treat and Fall Festival
Time: noon-2 p.m.
Where: Green Valley Ranch Beer Garden, 4995 Argonne Street, Denver
Trick ‘o Treat on Mainstreet in Parker
TIme: 3-6 p.m.
Where: Mainstreet Parker
Trick o’ Treat on Mainstreet is back! Get those little ghouls and goblins ready to hit Mainstreet as Downtown Parker rolls out the treats (and tricks). facebook.com/events/mainstreet-parker
Muchkin Masquerade in Boulder
Where: Pearl Street Mall in Boulder
Each year, Downtown Boulder is invaded by tiny ghosts & goblins, dinosaurs & dragons, fairies & princes, superheroes, animals of every size and more trick-or-treating along Pearl Street. Children 10 and under are welcome to stop by Treat Stops throughout the downtown district. boulderdowntown.com
Halloween Walk in Evergreen
Time: 4:30-6:30 pm.
Where: Downtown Evergreen
Bring your little creatures dressed in their best outfits for the annual Halloween Walk. Candy is bought and given out by all of the participating downtown businesses for your family’s enjoyment.
Spooktacular Halloween in Loveland
Time: Noon-3 p.m.
Where: The Promenade Shops at Centerra
Get in the Halloween spirit with games, prizes, a dog costume contest, pumpkin patch, crafts, haunted house and more. The first 1,000 kids dressed in costumes can get a free goody bag filled with candy and take-home activities. thepromenadeshopsatcenterra.com
See our Denver event calendar for even more great fall events in Denver!