From 12 Noon to 4 p.m. go Trick or Treating at 34 Merchants at The Gardens on Havana.
From 12 Noon to 2 p.m. get Free Pictures in Costume in the rose garden (see below) & enter the Costume Contest.
From 2 p.m. is the Pet Costume Contest at Petco at The Gardens on Havana
Bring the whole family in costume to go trick-or-treating at the Merchants at The Gardens on Havana (former Buckingham Square Mall site) on the SE corner of Havana & Mississippi. These 34 merchants at The Gardens on Havana will all have free candy for the kids (while it lasts). Target and McDonald’s are not able to participate due to corporate rules.
|Aurora Modern Dentistry|
|Chick Fil A|
|Dick’s Sporting Goods|
|HR Family Practice|
|Toys R Us|
Family/Individual professional photos for FREE in the rose garden from 12 Noon to 2 p.m. to be entered into the costume contest. We will have a Halloween Emoji photo backdrop set up in the rose garden plaza. A professional photographer will be on hand from 12 noon to 2 p.m. to take your picture in costume for free. The pictures will be posted on our Facebook page (no names associated) and you can print or share these pictures with your friends and family.
A committee of merchants will select the costume contest winners in the following categories:
The following categories are open to both adults and kids in costume:
Petco and On Havana Street are teaming up for the Pet Costume Contest again this year. Bring your pet in costume to Petco at The Gardens on Havana at 2 p.m. There will be great prizes for the best costumes in several categories, including best owner/pet costume! In past years we have seen dogs, cats, turtles, mice, and even birds dressed in costume for this fun event. Come watch the pet costume parade even if you don’t have a pet of your own!