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Spook-Tacular Holiday Options

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Local High School Trick or Treat Streets

Usually held the Wednesday or Thursday before Halloween. Call your area high school (Pomona, Ralston Valley, Arvada, and Arvada West) to find out when the one for your neighborhood will be held! Free!


Delva Community Enchanted Garden Tour and Trick or Treat Trail

Saturday, October 21 - Saturday, October 28 ; 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. daily
Delva Community Garden
6501 W. 60th Ave.

The Well House Fine Senior Living Center is hosting an Enchanted Garden at the Delva Community Garden. The garden is all decked out for Halloween and geared toward pre-school and elementary aged children. Families with strollers are welcome. The tour is free, but canned food donations are welcomed and will be donated to the Arvada Community Food Bank. The Garden will be hosting a Trick or Treat Trail from 1 - 3 p.m. on Saturday, October 21. Come dressed in costumes!


Spooky Spiders

Friday, October 27, 4 - 5 p.m.
Majestic View Nature Center
7030 Garrison St.

Ages 4 – 10. This Halloween, separate the fact from the fiction when it comes to our eight legged friends. $5.


Spooky Skate at the Apex Ice Arena

Friday, October 27; 7:15 to 8:45 p.m.
Apex Center Ice Arena
13150 W. 72nd Ave.

Those in costume skate free; otherwise the regular fees apply. Skate rental is $2.50.  Columbine FSC Halloween Exhibition before Spooky Skate - Skaters performing Halloween-themed routines. 5:30-7: p.m.


Olde Town Arvada Trick or Treat Street

Friday, October 27; 5 - 7 p.m.
Olde Town Arvada
Grandview Ave.

The local businesses and Olde Town community create a wonderful and safe environment for Halloween fun!

Annual Apex Halloween Carnival

Friday, October 27; 4 - 7 p.m.
Apex Center
13150 W. 72nd Ave.

Enjoy ghoulish carnival games, bounce houses, hayrides, ghost stories, and much more. Adults are free with a paying child ($5 per child). To skip potential lines at the entrance, sign up at Apex Center Guest Services or


Halloween at the YMCA

Saturday, October 28; 5 - 8 p.m.
Susan Duncan YMCA
6350 Eldridge Street

Halloween carnival games, arts & crafts, face painting and an all new Haunted Hospital.


Family Halloween Costume Party

Saturday, October 28; 3 - 4 p.m.
Standley Lake Library
8485 Kipling Street

Enjoy a fun afternoon family party with Halloween stories, crafts and games. Wear your costumes! Suitable for kids from 4 to 8 with adult.


Graveyard Community Bike Ride

Saturday, October 28; 10 a.m.
Begins at Lincoln Academy
7180 Oak Street

For more information on the Graveyard Bike Ride,  visit


Dia de los Muertos - Festival of Bones

Sunday, October 29; 2 - 3 p.m.
Arvada Library
7525 W. 57th Ave.

A celebration of Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) honoring those friends and family who have passed away. Craft Nichos - a small alter-like box decorated to honor someone who has passed. Registration required. Registration will begin on Sunday, October 22 at 8 a.m.











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