Your kids can see some of their favorite characters and dress in their favorite costumes at the Magical Masquerade Ball at Once Upon a Bash. See Princess Tiana, Rapunzel, and Batman! Kids can also enjoy dancing, do crafts and have their picture taken with their favorite characters.
Space is limited and tickets are required. Cost is $15 per child and $20 per adult.
At Once Upon a Bash in Maplewood. 10 a.m. to noon.
More information: onceuponabash.com
Bring your kids dressed in their Halloween costumes and have a not-so-scary fun time with stories, music, crafts and, of course, treats!
Have a fun day at the Great Pumpkin Festival, a county-fair-meets-pig-roast-meets-trip-to-the-pumpkin-patch event to kick off the fall season. The Great Pumpkin Festival include live music, local vendors, great food and lots of kids' activities in the Pumpkin Patch Kids Corner.
Preschool age children will enjoy story time, crafts, games and activities based on fun themes that promote socialization and sharing. Dress to get messy for this morning of outdoor Halloween fun.
A snack will be provided, and a parent must stay with the child for the entire event. Cost per child is $6 and registration is required.
For ages 2 to 5. 10 to 11 a.m. at Paul. A. Schroeder Park in Manchester.
More information: manchestermo.gov
Bring your little ones to Toddler Tinker Time at The Magic House, MADE for Kids for special experiences designed especially for preschoolers and their parents and caregivers. Toddler Tinker Time is held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11 am. to noon at The Magic House, MADE for kids. It's free with admission.
Sprinkle in a fun playtime for your toddler or preschooler at Sweetplay Happy Hour. This creative and tasty play experience includes cookie decorating and sensory play and is designed for children 5 and under.