Halloween Fun in NCW

Still conjuring up your family’s Halloween plans? Read on for our full list of spooky haunts, trick-or-treating hot spots, freaky film screenings and more. Know of an event that should be on this list? Email me: kscott@wenatcheeworld.com and I’ll add it!

(Oh, but before we get into the events, here’s the Freeform (ABC Family) 13 Nights of Halloween 2017 movie schedule, for your spooky family moving viewing pleasure!)


The Wenatchee Public Library will host several “Not-So-Spooky” Halloween Story Times later this month: 10:30 a.m. on Oct. 25, 11 a.m. on Oct. 28, 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Oct. 30, 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. on Oct. 31. For the full schedule, go to the library’s website.

On Friday, Oct. 27, the Wenatchee Public Library is screening the classic ’90s Halloween movie, “Hocus Pocus.” Costumes are encouraged!

On Saturday, Oct. 28, SAGE is hosting a family-friendly Monster Bash trunk-or-treat event with games, pumpkin painting and more!

Halloween Pet Costume Contest at Hot Rodzz Espresso at Pybus: 1-3 p.m. Oct. 28.

For the grown-ups: On Oct. 28, YWCA presents the Hallow-Queens Drag Show at the Numerica PAC. All proceeds benefit YWCA’s Emergency Shelter for women and women with children. Recommended for ages 16+.

On Sunday, Oct. 29, it’s the Spooky Sushi DIY party at Iwa Sushi and Grill.

Also on Oct. 29, Riverfront Rock Gym is hosting a family-friendly Bat Hang Halloween Party, with games, candy and prizes.

Also on Oct. 29, it’s Cornerstone Christian Church’s Trunk or Treat for Children.

Also on Oct. 29, it’s Grace Lutheran Church’s Trunk or Treat, with hot cider and cocoa.

Trick or Treat the Avenue: 3-5 p.m. Oct. 31, Wenatchee Avenue, free, 662-0059.

Pybus Public Market Halloween Costume Contest: 5:30-7 p.m. Oct. 31 in the Pybus event room. Age categories are: ages 0 to 5 years; ages 6 to 9 years; ages 10-12 years; and Family category of 3-5 family members.

Light the Night: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Oct. 31, Sage Hills Church parking lot, food trucks, hay rides, prizes, free, 662-1502.

All kids and adults are invited to ride the Wenatchee Riverfront Railway train on Halloween evening.

Merry Maids Halloween Carnival: 3-7 p.m. Oct. 31, Wenatchee Convention Center, $1 suggested donation, 888-3284. Games, treats, prizes… all children ages 10 and under are welcome!

On Halloween night, Inspirations Ceramic & Art Cafe will host a Halloween Family Paint event. Come decorate pumpkin jars, jack-o-lanterns, pumpkins dishes, plaques, lanterns or other spooky pieces to enjoy year after year.

The day after Halloween, from 6-8 p.m. Nov. 1, come celebrate the Day of the Dead at the Wenatchee Valley Museum & Cultural Center. There will be live music, dancing, crafts and festive food. The event is FREE.

East Wenatchee

On Oct. 28 from 3-5 p.m. it’s the Great Pumpkin Hunt at Lisa Bee’s.

On Halloween night, it’s a Trunk or Treat at Eastmont Baptist Church!

Trick-or-treating and costume contest at the Wenatchee Valley Mall on Oct. 31.


Scare-Crazy in Cashmere: Throughout October, scarecrows line the sidewalks and storefronts in Cashmere. Check them out and vote for your favorite.

Christ Center hosts Trunk or Treat: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Oct. 31, First Baptist Parking Lot, 103 Aplets Way, free, carnival, games and candy.


Free Halloween photos for trick-or-treaters: 4:30-6:30 p.m. Oct. 31, Mike West Realty, 548-5802.

Light the Night — A Trunk or Treat Community Outreach Carnival: 6-7:30 p.m. Oct. 31, Leavenworth Church of the Nazarene, free, 548-5292.


Trick or Treat in Historic Downtown Chelan: 5-7 p.m. Oct. 31, Downtown Chelan, free, 682-4322.

Date Night Idea: Halloween Dance Party, with DJ and costume contest: 8-10 p.m. Oct. 27, Siren Song Winery, no cover charge, 888-4657.


Annual Trunk or Treat: 6-7:30 p.m. Oct. 31, Just Plain Grocery & Gas and Plain Hardware, free, 763-3836.


“Hotel Transylvania”: noon Oct. 28, Omak Theater, free with donation of food item for the Omak Food Bank. Come in your Halloween costume and you could win a prize.

Halloween Harvest Festival and Zombie Fun Fun: 3 p.m. Oct. 28, Omak Civic League Park, free.


Trick-or-Treat: 3-7 p.m. Oct. 31, Downtown Oroville AND the Hideway parking lot, free.