Thursday, November 1, 2012
We're searching for the best Halloween Costume in America. Enter yourself or your kids for a chance to win $5,000.
Thursday, November 1, 2012
UPDATE Nov. 1 at 7:15 a.m.: Due to the recent storm disruptions and circumstances on the East Coast, Patch is extending the deadline for the national Halloween Costume Contest from Nov. 1 to Monday, Nov. 5. So, hurry and submit your fun costume photos today. It doesn’t matter if you’re Lady Gaga or Lady Liberty for Halloween—if you have an awesome costume, showcase your creation in our Best Halloween Costume in America Contest. Last year, the headless boy from Wyckoff, NJ, won. This year, it could be you. Enter our contest for a chance to win the $5,000 grand prize! Adults and children are eligible to enter. Parents can post costume photos of themselves and their families from this Halloween or from years past. Here’s how to enter: …
Wednesday, October 31, 2012
Looking for some last minute Halloween fun in St. Louis? Visit our Halloween guide for ideas on costumes, pumpkin recipes and more.
Thursday, October 25, 2012
Check here for a list of safety centers to be hosted by St. Louis County Police, school resource officers and DARE officers on Halloween evening. Children in costumes are desired to stop by for free glow necklaces, balloons and candy.
To provide special protection and attention to young children participating in the traditional costumed Halloween observance on Oct. 31, St. Louis County Police officers once again will host safety centers in the precincts. All of the locations can be identified by the presence of a St. Louis County Police Officer and volunteers. Precinct beat officers, supervisors, neighborhood policing officers, school resource and DARE officers will be assigned to the various locations. Parents are encouraged to take their trick or treaters to the safety center most convenient to them between the hours of 5 p.m. and 8 p.m. on Halloween night. Those safety centers include the following locations: South County Precinct at South County Mall. Affton …
The 4th annual great pumpkin carve and glow is this weekend at the Moonrise Hotel.
Nothing says Halloween like carving pumpkins. Roll up your sleeves and spend an afternoon at Moonrise Hotel for the 4th Annual Great Pumpkin Carve & Glow on Saturday, Oct. 27. The free pumpkin carving event runs from 3-6:30 p.m. in the Moonrise Hotel courtyard at 6177 Delmar in The Loop. Pumpkins, basic carving tools and decorating materials will be provided. Enjoy the fall air while hands-deep in pumpkin, or drop your carved pumpkin off ahead of time at Moonrise Hotel. The pumpkin carving runs from 3-6 p.m. At 6 p.m., all pumpkins will be displayed for the official lighting and judging. Prizes will be awarded in multiple categories. Jay Philpott of 106.5 The Arch will emcee the event. The panel of guest judges includes Jeff & Randy Vines …
Monday, October 8, 2012
Check out this round up of Halloween events for families in October 2012 on Patch.
Looking to celebrate fall and the upcoming Halloween holiday? You could head to one of the haunted houses in the St. Louis area or find something more suited to the younger crowd. Check out our roundup of events in the St. Louis area. Did we miss an event? Click here to add it to the event calendar. Oct. 1-14 Oct. 15-21 Oct. 22-31 Ongoing Events