CLEARWATER, Fla. – With Halloween right around the corner, the City of Clearwater offers a plethora of tricks and treats for the spooky season!
Clearwater Beach Recreation Center & Library Trunk-Or-Treat Thursday, Oct. 20, 6-8 p.m.
Trick-or-treat! Clearwater Beach recreation and library staff will line up and pass out candy from their car trunks. This is a free event. For more information, call (727) 462-6138.
Friday, Oct. 21, 5:30-8:30 p.m.
Morningside Recreation Center has a free, spooky and not-too-scary night planned for your family. Dress up in your most spooktacular costume and enjoy carnival games, trick-or-treating and playing on inflatables.
Festival of Frights
Friday, Oct. 21, 5:30-9 p.m.
The Long Center will be transformed into a Halloween-themed carnival with games, a haunted train ride, spooktacular food trucks and the “Addams Family” movie projected on the jumbo screen in the field. This is a free event.
Participants are encouraged to bring chairs or a blanket.
Wednesday, Oct. 26, 3:30-4:30 p.m.
Join local artist Jill Jackson and create fun and spooky Halloween crafts at Countryside Library, 2642 Sabal Springs Dr. Registration is not required, but space is limited and offered on a first-come, first-served basis. This is a free event.
Halloween Spook-tacular Thursday, Oct. 27, 4-5:30 p.m.
Celebrate the spooky season at the Clearwater North Greenwood Library, 905 N. MLK Jr. Ave. Dress up in your costume, make a spooktacular craft and receive a trick-or-treat surprise! Space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. This is a free event.
Celebration Dia de Los Muertos
Friday, Oct. 28, 5-8:30 p.m.
Visit Station Square Park, 612 Cleveland Steet, for a celebration of the traditional day of the dead featuring live music, DJs, traditional dancers, decorations, food and a showing of the movie, “Coco”.
Countryside Hallows Eve
Friday, Oct. 28, 6-9 p.m.
Mash your way through a candy trail, play spooky games and participate in a costume contest at Countryside Recreation Center, 2642 Sabal Springs Dr. This is a free event.
Halloween/Day of the Dead Celebration
Saturday, Oct. 29, 2-3:30 p.m.
Join us in celebrating Day of the Dead and Halloween with an afternoon of crafts, activities, balloons and face painting with Tony the Balloon Guy at the East Community Library, 2465 Drew St. This is a free event.
Tampa Bay Bats
Saturday, Oct. 29, 3-4 p.m.
Attend an educational presentation by the Tampa Bay Bats and see live bats up close at the Countryside Library, 2642 Sabal Springs Dr. Registration is not required, but space is limited and offered on a first-come, first-served basis. This is a free event.
Monday, Oct. 31, 5:30-8:30 p.m.
Local businesses and vendors will be passing out candy to children on the BayCare Ballpark concourse as families walk table to table. Hayrides, games and an on-field costume parade highlight the evening. The playground, concessions and facilities will be open as well.