There are lots of Halloween-related things going on all over Fremont County this month!! This list is a work in progress – keep checking back!

Have a fun and safe Halloween!!

Goes Bump in the Night

WHAT: Explore Fremont Center for the Arts’ October art exhibit “Goes Bump in the Night” in the lower gallery.
WHERE: Fremont Center for the Arts, 505 Macon Plaza in Cañon City
WHEN: October 1-30. Gallery hours are Tuesday-Saturday, 10am-4pm

Diana’s Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze

WHAT: Come get your special pumpkin and get lost in the corn maze! Don’t forget to stop by for some roasted sweet corn or some amazing fall treats!
WHERE: 1649 Poplar Avenue in Cañon City
WHEN: Saturdays 10am-9pm and Sundays 10am-6pm throughout the Fall season. Weekdays by appointment for school groups and organizations.

Dark Side of the Abbey/Disturbance at the Monastery

WHAT: Dark Side of the Abbey is Southern Colorado’s most naturally nightmareish haunt. Both scary and entertaining, with two separate haunting experiences, your entire group will be talking about how great of a time they had for months.
WHERE: Holy Cross Abbey, 2951 E Hwy 50 in Cañon City
WHEN: Every Friday and Saturday in October plus Sunday, October 31, 7-11pm each night
COST: Varies – click HERE for prices and to purchase tickets

Aftermath Haunted House

WHAT: Come out to one of the top haunted houses in Colorado! All new, and scarier than ever! As always proceeds from Aftermath benefit programs with the Cañon City Area Parks and Recreation!
WHERE: 575 Ash Street (at the dog park) in Cañon City
WHEN: October 9, 16, 23, and 30 starting at 7:00pm each night
COST: $20 per person

Haunted Warehouse

WHAT: Come wander through a terrifying experience at the Haunted Warehouse! You will see over 15 scenes with varying levels of fear!
WHERE: 109 W. Front Street in Florence
WHEN: October 15, 16, 29, 30, and 31, from 6-9pm
COST: Free of charge but voluntary donations to St. Jude’s Hospital will be accepted.

Dog Halloween Costume Contest

WHAT: The Neon Bottle at Kate’s wants to see your cuties in costume! Post your photo(s) on this original post on the Neon Bottle at Kate’s Facebook page. Winners will be determined by the number of LIKES & HEARTS for each photo. Prizes will be awarded to the 1st & 2nd place winners and will include pet swag, a free pitcher of your choice, and cover to our Halloween Thru a Neon Glass Event!! Contest ends Tuesday October 19 at 9pm.
WHERE: Online – Facebook
WHEN: October 12 – October 19 at 9pm

Keller Williams Performance Realty Fall Fest 2021

WHAT: Come join the celebration with hayrides, kid games, pumpkin decorating, Frady Catz live band, food vendors. Let us show you how much we appreciate you! Bring your lawn chair, relax and listen to some music!!
WHERE: Keller Williams’ parking lot, 901 Main Street in Cañon City
WHEN: Saturday, October 9, 4:30pm

Boo at the Bridge

WHAT: Lift your spirits at our 7th Annual Spooktacular Halloween event. All will have a Fa-BOO-lous time to include goodies, entertainment and games. Costumes are highly encouraged! Mummies & Daddies will have a fang-tastic time bringing their little ghosts & goblins Trick-or-Treating at America’s Bridge. All will have a ‘Spooktacular’ experience gathering goodies because you don’t often get the chance to cross the highest suspension bridge in America after hours!Local businesses and non-profits will witch you a Happy Halloween while filling your bags and buckets with tasty treats. Stop in for a Spell and don’t forget to shout “Trick-or-Treat!” It will be a Treat to have you here!
WHERE: Royal Gorge Bridge & Park, 4218 County Road 3A
WHEN: October 23, 4-7:30pm
COST: Online: $11/person; In Park: $13/person; In Park Season Pass: $8/person; Children 3 and under: FREE

Halloween Double Header at the Brewery, Part I/Food Truck Rally

WHAT: Family Friendly Block Party/Food Truck Rally. Costume Contest is at 4pm-ish and we can’t wait to see what everybody’s going to wear this year! Live music from Copacetic Chaos from 1pm til 4pm. Food trucks will be on site – Bite Me Gourmet Sausages, Crash Site, P-Dub’s Rolling Smokehouse & SoCo Chicken!
WHERE: Florence Brewing Company, 200 S. Pikes Peak Avenue in Florence
WHEN: Saturday, October 23, 11am-9pm

Starpoint Children’s Services’ Fall Festival/Trunk or Treat

WHAT: Ready for the FESTIVAL? Changes for this year include an outdoor TRUNK or TREAT event. Same great treats, friends, and fun costumes. (No scary costumes, please). The event is FREE to all families and children. 
WHERE: SPIN Early Care & Education Center, 1339 Elm Avenue in Cañon City
WHEN: Thursday, October 28, 4-6:30pm

Pumpkins in the Plaza

WHAT: The Canon City Public Library has partnered with the Fremont Center for the Arts and Colon Orchards again this year for “Pumpkins in the Plaza.” Join us for story time, apple cider, snacks, and pumpkin painting/decorating. Dress up for the costume contest (kids and pets). FREE pumpkins for registered participants.
Call 719-269-9020 to register now!
WHERE: Macon Plaza in front the the library, 516 Macon Avenue in Cañon City.

WHEN: Friday, October 29 @2pm

Ghostly Greetings @ Hildebrand Care Center

WHAT: The elders at Hildebrand Care Center would love to see you! Stop by for a spell and get a snack for your sack!
WHERE: Hildebrand Care Center, in the front parking lot at 1401 Phay Avenue in Cañon City.

WHEN: Friday, October 29 @2-4pm

Teen Halloween Party

WHAT: The Boys & Girls Club of Fremont County’s 4th Street Teen Club is excited to host a Halloween Teen Night again! The Club will be transformed for a party downstairs and haunted house upstairs. All youth in grades 7-12 are welcome. Entry is $2. Pizza will be on sale for $1/slice. Other snacks will be provided. Costumes and masks are highly encouraged!
WHERE: Boys & Girls Club of Fremont County, 129 N. 4th Street in Cañon City

WHEN: Friday, October 29, 6pm-9pm

1st Annual Halloween Bash at My Sister’s Place 

WHAT: The Best Bonnie and Clyde Couple, Dress Up like Wyatt Earp, Doc Holliday, Calamity Jane or your favorite outlaw!!!
1st, 2nd & 3rd place prizes!! Live music by Spur of the Moment from 6-10pm
WHERE: My Sister’s Place, 19 County Rd. 3A
WHEN: Friday, October 29, 6-10pm

Spooktacular – Cañon City 

WHAT: Main Street in Cañon City will be closed between 5th Street and 8th Street for the annual Spooktacular event! There will be a costume contest in Macon Plaza between 11:30 and noon and trick or treating in Macon Plaza and downtown from noon-3pm.
WHERE: Macon Plaza, Macon Avenue & 5th Street (costume contest) and Main Street from 5th Street to 8th Street in Cañon City.
WHEN: Saturday, October 30, 11:30am-3pm

Historic Downtown Cañon City Annual Trick or Treat

WHAT: The Downtown Business Alliance-Cañon City is hosting their annual trick or treat event in downtown Cañon City
WHERE: Downtown businesses in Cañon City.
WHEN: Saturday, October 30, noon-2pm

Boos & Birds

WHAT: Enjoy food, drinks, and meet some “Halloweenish” critters such as an owl, vulture, crow, snakes, spiders, and toads! We will be doing ambassador meet and greet presentations throughout the evening and will have our herptiles and inverts on display. There will be costume contests with fun prizes so feel free to participate!
WHERE: Nature’s Educators’ Nature Center, 4498 Bear Paw Drive in Florence
WHEN: Saturday, October 30, noon-6pm

Royal Gorge Mustangs 2nd Annual Trunk or Treat 

WHAT: The Royal Gorge Mustangs will have their decorated cars at Pioneer Park. Bring the kids for this fun trunk or treat activity!!
WHERE: Pioneer Park in Florence
WHEN: Saturday, October 30, 4-7pm

Trunk or Treat – Howard 

WHAT: Come down to the Howard Volunteer Fire Department for this fun Halloween event for the kids!  There will be 1st, 2nd and 3rd place prices for best costumes, games for the kids, bake sale, water, hot apple cider, hot chocolate and of course free candy at each of the decorated cars and trucks. All proceeds from the bake sale will be donated to the Howard Fire Department. 
WHERE: Howard Volunteer Fire Department, 8274 US-50 in Howard
WHEN: Saturday, October 30, 4-7:30pm

Deer Mountain Fire Station Halloween Fest 

WHAT: Don your spookiest costumes and bring your treat bag/bucket and join in our ghoulish fun! Trunk or treat, cake walk, games and food! Come one, come all!
WHERE: Deer Mountain Volunteer Fire Department, 6181 Copper Gulch Rd, Cotopaxi
WHEN: Saturday, October 30, 5-7:30pm

4th Annual Halloween Party @ Brews & Bikes 

WHAT: Drink specials, live music from Mystic 7, adult costume contest w/ prizes at 8pm, psychic medium Vanessa will be in attendance for your private reading.
WHERE: Cañon City Brews & Bikes, 224 Main Street in Cañon City.
WHEN: Saturday, October 30, 5-9pm

Halloween Double Header at the Brewery, Part II

WHAT: Join us for our Adults Only Halloween Event for our Haunted Brewery Evening! Costume Contest is at 9PM SHARP! You must be here by then to be eligible to win one of this year’s trophies! Man Cave Meat Company will be here  so come see Sasquatch & eat some tasty foods!
WHERE: Florence Brewing Company, 200 S. Pikes Peak Avenue in Florence
WHEN: Saturday, October 30, 7-11pm

Halloween Thru a Neon Glass

WHAT: Halloween 2021 Costume Party at The Neon Bottle. Costume contest categories: Over-All Best, Most Original, Best Couple or Group, Scariest, Sexiest, and of course Best Staff
WHERE: The Neon Bottle at Kate’s, 331 Main Street in Cañon City
WHEN: Saturday, October 30, doors open at 8pm
COST: $5 cover

A Rocky Horror Halloween w/ Gravel

WHAT: Party your face off with us & special guest Gravel. Live music, costume contests, & much more.
WHERE: My Brother’s Place, 625 Main Street in Cañon City
WHEN: Saturday, October 30, 8:30pm-12:30am

Area 51 Halloween @ Mose Public House

WHAT: Live music by Chrispy and The Secret Recipe with special guest Mariah Marshall. Wes will kick the night off with some acoustic grit and then we will rock til we drop! Drink Specials all night
WHERE: Mose Public House, 409 Main Street in Cañon City
WHEN: Saturday, October 30, 9pm-1am

6th Annual Stomp & Chomp

WHAT: Trick-or-treating, costume contest (starts at 1:30pm), scavenger hunt…and more fun! Pumpkin picking and decorating! 100 pumpkins while they last!
WHERE: Royal Gorge Dinosaur Experience, 44895 W Hwy 50 in Cañon City

WHEN: Sunday, October 31, noon-3pm
COST: Regular admission prices apply for this event. *50% off for our members. Click HERE to pre-purchase tickets.

Halloween Stroll and Trick or Treating – Downtown Florence

WHAT: Bring the kids downtown for some safe trick-or-treating fun! Holcim will have a haunted house in the parking lot at the corner of Main Street and Pikes Peak Ave. Be sure to catch the Witches & Warlocks Street Dance! 
WHERE: Downtown Florence – Main Street will be closed to provide a safe and enjoyable environment for all participants!
WHEN: Sunday, October 31, 3:30-6:30pm

The Biggest Candy Giveaway in Fremont County!!

WHAT: Bring your little ghosts and goblins down to My Neighbor’s Cupboard for a HUGE candy giveaway! We’ll be handing out over FOUR THOUSAND POUNDS of candy! Little and big kids are welcome!
WHERE: My Neighbor’s Cupboard, 409 Broadway in Penrose
WHEN: Sunday, October 31, 3:30-6:30pm

Halloween Fun & Games at Millennium Grown Wellness

WHAT: Come and join us at Millennium Grown Wellness! Fun and Games for the kids and Costume Contests {Great Prize}. Walk on over after the Main Street Trick or Treat Fun. See ya there!
WHERE: Millennium Grown Wellness, 219 E. Main Street in Florence.
WHEN: Sunday, October 31, 4-7pm

Fall Festival @ Cañon Community Baptist Church

WHAT: Trunk-or-treat, carved pumpkin contest (bring them pre-carved), face painting, a photo booth, a bounce house and more! The event is free to attend and there will be numerous activities for people of all ages!
WHERE: 1111 Monroe Avenue in Cañon City
WHEN: Sunday, October 31, 5-8pm

 

 

 

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