For kids big and small, the San Francisco Peninsula offers some great Halloween fun. My favorites:
If your family is looking for some Halloween fun, then you’ll want to know about this Saturday’s 15th annual Halloween Spooktakular! It takes place on Saturday, October 22nd from noon to 3 pm at Red Morton Community Center, 1120 Roosevelt Avenue in Redwood City. You and your kids will enjoy carnival games, Costume Parade, mysterious Monster Maze, arts and crafts, prizes, and other fun activities. Redwood City’s Halloween Spooktakular is suitable for kids up to age ten. Admission is just $5 per child.
Halloween Parade and Carnival – Parade from Burgess Park to Fremont Park. Participants will receive a trick or treat bag. After the parade, trick or treat your way back to Burgess Park through Downtown Menlo Park at participating stores. The Arrillaga Family Recreation Center will then open for a carnival for children ages 12 and under. Activities are co-sponsored by the Menlo Park Chamber of Commerce. Saturday, October 29th, 2011. Menlo Park, CA 94025.
Santa Clara County Fairgrounds: Dead Time Dreams
Haunted house that includes a new attraction, a meat factory. Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from Oct 7th, 2011 through Oct 31st, 2011. 344 Tully Rd. San Jose, CA 95111.