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Daytona Beach

The City of Daytona Beach is hosting its second annual Halloween Trunk or Treat from 6 to 8 pm Monday, Oct. 31, at City Hall, 301 S. Ridgewood Ave.

Children can safely trick or treat around decorated vehicles and enjoy free games, a pumpkin patch and face painting. There will be a costume contest at 7 pm with prizes awarded for first, second and third place. Costume contest categories are ages newborn-3, 4-6, 7-9, 10-12 and 13-adult.

Free parking is at Orange and Palmetto Avenue and behind the shops on Beach Street. Hot dogs, snacks and drinks will be available to buy for $1 each.

For more information, call (386) 671-8268.


Daytona Flea & Farmer’s Market’s annual Halloween Scavenger Hunt will be at 11 am Saturday, Oct. 29, at 1425 Tomoka Farms Road.

Top secret maps will be handed out to help children find gift stops and trick-or-treat stops throughout the market.

Collect all gifts and return to the start for an extra prize.

This year, in addition to a children’s costume contest, the market has added a teen and adult contest. The children’s portion will start at 1 pm with the teen/adult contest directly following. The children’s categories will receive trophies and flea bucks for first, second and third place in age groups newborn-2, 3-5, 6-8 and 9-12. The teen category will cover ages 13-19. The adult category will cover age 20 and older. Prizes for teen and adult will include trophies and flea bucks.

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Tanger Factory Outlet Center will host A Spooky Good Time Family Fun Day, presented By Halifax Health from 5:30 to 8 pm Friday, Oct. 28, at 100 Cornerstone Blvd.

There will be fun activities, giveaways, musical entertainment, crafts, a costume contest and trick or treating at participating stores. All giveaway items are available while supplies last.

Registration for the costume contest will be from 5:30 to pm Age ranges for the contest will be 0-2 years, 3-6 years and 7+ and prizes will be awarded in each age group.


MainStreet DeLand Association and Rotary Club of DeLand will host Monsters on MainStreet from 6-8 pm Monday, Oct. 31, in Downtown DeLand.

Stetson University’s Gillespie Science Museum will host the annual Mostly Green Halloween Fall Fair from 10 am to noon, Saturday, Oct. 29, at 234 E. Michigan Ave., DeLand.

There will be outdoor activities and explorations Costumes are encouraged.

Hours are 10 am to 4 pm and 10 am to noon. For more information, visit


First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) and Trinity United

Methodist Church are joining for a trunk or treat from 6 to 8 pm Monday, Oct. 31, at 1401 W. New York Ave., DeLand.

The decorated cars offering treats will be parked in the south parking lot facing New York Avenue. Children should be accompanied by an adult.

DeLand Pride will host a spooky Halloween Youth Social from 1 to 2:30 pm Saturday, Oct. 29, at The Chisholm Community Center. 520 S. Clara Ave.

There will be a special Bone Art craft, bracelet making, and special Halloween make-up application by Zara Nouveau. Costumes are optional.


Lyonia Environmental Center, 2150 Eustace Ave., will have these Halloween events.

•Halloween treat bags: 10 to 11 am Saturday, Oct. 29. Decorate trick or treat bags using upcycled materials.

•Halloween science: 2:30 to 3:30 pm Saturday, Oct. 29. Children ages 6 and up can make fake blood, slime and bubbling potions.

•Halloween among the trees: 10 to 11:30 am Sunday, Oct. 30.

The free programs will be in the center’s classroom. Reservations are required; call (386) 789-7207, ext. #21028.


The Center at Deltona will host Fright Night from 7-11 pm Friday, Oct. 28, at 1640 Doctor Martin Luther King Blvd.

Music will be by DJ LUVU. There will be drinks, food, dancing and a costume contest. Tickets are $18 at the door. Space available.

New Smyrna Beach

New Smyrna Beach Leisure Services will host Track or Treat and Food Trucks from 5 to 9 pm Friday, Oct. 28, at the New Smyrna Beach Sports Complex on Turnbull Bay Road.

Businesses will be stationed around the track at the Sports Complex to hand out candy to children. Food trucks will be in the parking lot.


Fall Festival at Beachside Baptist Church will be from 6 to 9 pm Friday, Oct. 28, at 629 S. Pine St.

There will be pony rides, hayrides, a petting zoo, face painting, a giant slide, a bounce house and an inflatable obstacle course. Candy will be handed out at different stations and costumes are encouraged.

Orange City

Orange City’s Halloween Block Party will be from 5 to 9 pm, Friday, Oct. 29, at Mill Lake Park, 207 E. Blue Springs Ave.

Trick or treating, costume contests for children and pets, DJ music, children’s zone and movie in the park. Parking is at Volusia County Baptist Church.

For more information, call (386) 775-5410.


Orange City Sorosis Club will host its 44th annual fundraiser, R Wicked World, at 222 E. University Ave.

Multiple rooms for a dark and twisted maze. Tours are 7-9 pm Thursdays, Oct. 29, 7-11 pm, Fridays, Oct. 28 and 6-11 pm Saturday, Oct. 29. Tickets are $12 for adults and $6 for children 10 and younger.

For more information, call (386) 775-6814.

Ormond Beach

Ormond Beach Environmental Discovery Center will host a Halloween craft day from 11 a.m. to 2 pm, Saturday, Oct. 29, at 601 Division Ave.

Costumes are encouraged. The craft is recommended for children ages 4 to 11. Space is limited. For a reservation, call (386) 615-7081.

Tomoka United Methodist Church will host a trunk or treat from 5 to 7 pm Monday, Oct. 31, at 1000 Old Tomoka Road, Ormond Beach.

Candy, cookies and games for children to enjoy a safe Halloween.

For more information, visit

Ponce Inlet

Ponce Inlet will host a free Halloween party from 5:30 to 7 pm Saturday, Oct. 29, at Davies Lighthouse Park, 4933 S. Peninsula Drive.

There will be games, treats, and a petting zoo. A costume parade will be at 5:30 pm

For more information, email or call (386) 322-6703.

Harbor Orange

All Saints Lutheran Church, Port Orange Presbyterian Church and Daytona Beach Drive In Church will host a Candy Crawl Trunk or Treat from 6 to 8 pm Sunday, Oct. 30, at 751 Dunlawton Ave., Port Orange.

Drive or walk through the annual event. Costumes are encouraged. For more information, call (386) 761-9129 or visit


The City of Port Orange will host a Halloween Fest from 5 to 8 pm Monday, Oct. 31, at City Center, 1000 City Center Circle.

This is a free event including a trunk or treat, costume contest, food trucks and games.

For more information, call (386) 506-5851 or visit