Spooky Tots

Spooky Tots

  • Dates: October 30, 2018
  • Location: Virginia Gateway
  • Address: Linton Hall Road, Gainesville, VA 20155
  • Time: 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
  • Price: free
  • Don’t be tardy for our Halloween Party!

    Join us on the Promenade Plaza on Tuesday, October 30th from 10:30am until 12:30pm for our annual Spooky Tots event!


    • Trick-or-treating at participating shops and restaurants.
    • A Balloon Twister and Face Painter
    • Music, Giveaways and More!

    Costumes are encouraged! Make sure to bring bags for your treats and goodies.

    * Please note that both the Balloon Twister and Face Painter will be leaving promply at 12:30pm; please expect the lines to close prior to 12:00pm. To ensure that you are able to take advantage of these activities, please make sure to be in line early.

    ** Giveaways are for children.Child must be present; one per child.

Trunk or Treat

  • Presented By: Gainesville United Methodist Church
  • Dates: October 28, 2018
  • Location: Gainesville United Methodist Church
  • Address: 13710 Milestone Court, Gainesville, VA 20155
  • Time: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
  • Everyone is welcome at our 3rd annual Trunk or Treat, Sunday Oct. 28th, from 4pm-6pm! Bring a car, decorate it and fill the trunk with candy for the kids to Trunk or Treat! Don’t want to decorate your car, come anyway and enjoy the family fun!

    We’ll have a pie-eating contest, prizes for the 1st, 2nd and 3rd “best-dressed” trunks, kids’ costume contest, food trucks, & more!

    Bring a friend, bring a neighbor, and we’ll have a great time! 

Trunk or Treat

  • Presented By: Park Valley Church
  • Dates: October 28, 2018
  • Location: Park Valley Church
  • Address: 4500 Waverly Farm Drive, Haymarket, VA 20169
  • Time: 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
    Food, bounce houses, and of course… TRUNKS FULL OF CANDY!
    It’s all FREE, we just ask that you bring canned food to help support our local Food Pantry.
    Sign-up now to host a trunk or volunteer on our website.
    We will have additional parking at the following local schools (all along Waverly Farm Drive): Gravely, Reagan, and Alvey

No Scares Haunt Day

  • Dates: October 28, 2018
  • Address: 8233 Katie Lynn Ct, Gainesville, VA 20155
  • Time: 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
  • No Scares Haunt Day: Daytime walk through the haunt without any scares.

Haunted Hounds Howl-O-Ween

  • Presented By: Loyalty Pet Care
  • Dates: October 28, 2018
  • Location: River Mill Park
  • Address: 458 Mill Street, Occoquan, VA 22125
  • Time: 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

    Costume Parade & Contest | Tricks & Treats | After Pawty Yappy Hours

    River Mill Park, Historic Occoquan VirginiaSunday October 28, 2018, 11AM – 1PM Rain or Shine

    Join us for fun and save some lives!

    Costume Parade & Contest: Your well socialized creatively-costumed-canines are cordially summoned to enter our juried costume parade & contest as a Haunted Hound Entry. Leave your less social hounds at home for the day and join us as a Spooktator Entry where you can enjoy the parade and help with the voting, explore our sponsors and make new friends, and procure a doggie bag full of treats on your stay-at-home pooch’s behalf. Junior Spooktator’s enter free. Prizes for the most creative, most inspirational, and most haunting costume categories and one GRAND PRIZE for the crowd favorite who steals the day! Prefer to run with crowd, do a group costume! Got wheels? Non-motorized carts, strollers and wheelchairs can become part of your costume as a float entry! Get your Photos taken in front of our glorious LOVE sign, or at our Sniff & Repeat using the hashtags #OCQHowlOWeen #occoquanva #2LOYALHowlOWeen #RLAHHowlOWeen #PWHSHowlOWeen

    Event Schedule:

    11AM Check In & Gates Open
    12PM Pawrade Step off & Spooktating
    1215PM Roll of Sponsors, Judges Introductions (condurrent with pawrade procession)
    1245PM Winners Wag & Prizes Awarded
    1PM Occoquan Merchants Guild Release of the Hounds on Town
    1PM – 3PM Trick & Treating at Participating Merchants
    1PM – 4PM After Pawty Yappy Hours at Participating Restaurants

    Help us make a pawsitive difference for animals in Prince William County! 100% of your registration & entrance fee benefits Prince William Humane Society (PWHS) in support of programs partnering with our Prince William County Animal Shelter. PWHS is a non-profit organization and community partner of the Prince William County Animal Shelter. Healthy, adoptable pets are transferred from the Shelter to the PWHS Adopt Shop located in Dumfries for care, socialization, training and adoption. Your pawticipation will create lasting impacts for the animals directly within our community. Look for PWHS on site to learn more or discuss foster and volunteer opportunities with PWHS Staff.

    This event is brough to you through a partnership of Ridge Lake Animal Hospital a 36-year partner in comprehensive veterinary care for area pets & Loyalty Pet Care, Occoquan’s hometown in home pet services company. We are working to raise $5K animals in the local Prince William County community in our innaugural year and have that amount grow in the years to come.

    Mark Your Calendar, Register today and get to planning your costume!

Family Fun Night with KidzTurn

  • Presented By: Christ Chapel Ministries
  • Dates: October 28, 2018
  • Location: Sanctuary
  • Address: 13909 Smoketown Road, Woodbridge, VA 22192
  • Phone: 407-247-8281
  • Time: 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM
  • Price: Free
  • KidzTurn is a touring children’s ministry geared at presenting the Gospel of Jesus Christ in a way that is up to date with a fluid kid-culture. They are a family that ministers to the whole family.This interactive production will be coming to Christ Chapel on Sunday, October 28th at 6:30pm for a free family night!

    All are welcome! Bring your whole family and experience this incredible show in our Sanctuary.

Chinese Warriors of Peking

  • Presented By: Hylton Performing Arts Center
  • Dates: October 28, 2018
  • Location: Hylton Performing Arts Center
  • Address: 10960 George Mason Circle, MS 5D2, Manassas, VA 20109
  • Time: 4:00 PM
  • Price: $50, $43, $30 PPD
  • Chinese Warriors of Peking Sunday, October 28 at 4 p.m. in Merchant Hall Direct from The People’s Republic of China, the Chinese Warriors of Peking is an acclaimed martial arts and acrobatic company whose award-winning “Slack Wire” act has toured the world with Cirque du Soleil. The whole family will be enthralled by the talented martial artists and acrobats as they provide an amazing demonstration of stage combat, traditional weapons handling, juggling, diving rings, contortion, and acrobatics. Family Friendly $50, $43, $30 PPD

Beetlejuice Movie Party

  • Dates: October 28, 2018
  • Location: Alamo Drafthouse & Cinema
  • Address: 15200 Potomac Town Place, Woodbridge, VA 22191
  • Time: 6:20 PM to 8:00 PM

    Haunt along with the ghost with the most during this limited-engagement 30th Anniversary celebration. Un-live all the undead fun with DAY-O conga lines, spooky props galore and all kinds of fun for the Recently Deceased.

    BEETLEJUICE is the timeless tale of… a ghostly couple and the troublesome “bio-exorcist” they employ to help scare away the living. It’s mega-watt Michael Keaton at his kookiest, Winona Ryder, Alec Baldwin and Geena Davis at their dreamiest, and vintage Tim Burton from start to finish.

    So join your spirited pals at Alamo Drafthouse for an all-new show featuring conga lines around the theater during the big songs and all sorts of props to use throughout the movie! Just follow the instructions in your Handbook for the Recently Deceased and everything will work out perfectly.

Trunk or Treat

  • Presented By: St Paul United Methodist Church
  • Dates: October 27, 2018
  • Location: St Paul United Methodist Church
  • Address: 1400 G Street, Woodbridge, VA 22191
  • Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
  • St Paul United Methodist Church invites the community to break out your Halloween costumes for some early trick-or-treating!

    Vehicles will be adorned for your amusement while happy decorators hand out sweets.

    And don’t forget to vote for your favorite!

    This event is free, but we will be accepting donations to the church’s Winter Bags project to provide meals for local children while on winter break from school.

    Please arrive on time as this event typically wraps up by 7:15pm. Plenty of parking is available.

Trick or Treat at Potomac Festival

  • Presented By: Potomac Festival Shopping Center
  • Dates: October 27, 2018
  • Location: Potomac Festival Shopping Center
  • Address: 14229 Potomac Mills Road, Woodbridge, VA 22192
  • Time: 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
  • Put on your costume for Potomac Festival‘s family friendly Trick-or-Treat. Bring the family out for an afternoon of candy, games and more! Dance to our DJ, decorate a pumpkin, jump on our moon bounce and pose in our photo booth. Rain or shine.

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