ARKANSAS (KFSM) — It’s almost Halloween, and several groups throughout the area are hosting events to celebrate.
Here’s a list of free, family friendly events in our area. If we have missed an event, let us know.
First Baptist Church Fall Festival – Saturday, Oct. 28
First Baptist Church in Alma will be hosting a fall festival on Oct. 28.
Spooktacular – Sunday, Oct. 29
The Bella Vista library will be hosting Halloween festivities from 2-4 p.m.
Costumes, Candy & Cops Carnival – Friday, Oct. 27
The Benton County Sheriff’s Office will be hosting a carnival with an outdoor movie, food and games beginning at 5 p.m. at the sheriff’s office.
Trick or Treat on the Square – Saturday, Oct. 29
Festivities will be from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the final Bentonville Farmers Market of the season.
Centerton FOP Trunk or Treat – Saturday, Oct. 28
There will be a trunk-or-treating event at the Bentonville West High School from 5-9 p.m.
Trick or Treat on the Square – Tuesday, Oct. 31
Trick-or-Treaters will be able to participate in the event at the downtown Fayetteville Square from 3-5 p.m.
Ghouls on Garrison – Tuesday, Oct. 31
The businesses in Downtown Fort Smith along Garrison Avenue will be handing out candy from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Trunk N Treat – Sunday, Oct. 29
Trunk and treat at the Highfill City Park from 4-6 p.m. A costume contest will begin at 5 p.m. and a pie in the face contest starts at 5:45 p.m.
Trunk Or Treat – Saturday, Oct. 28
Local businesses and churches, along with the fire and police departments, partner for trick or treat, face painting, inflatables and food and rinks. Event is from 5 p.m. to dark at the Prairie Grove Battlefield State Park/Borden House parking lot.
American Legion Community Spooktacular – Saturday, Oct. 28
From 2-4 p.m. the American Legion will be hosting a free event, that includes a costume contest and games.
Goblin Parade – Tuesday, Oct. 31
Downtown Rogers businesses will be handing out treats from 3:30-5:30 p.m. A Goblin Parade will begin at 3:30 p.m. and they are asking participants to line up at Frisco Park.
Downtown Trick or Treating – Tuesday, Oct. 31
Shops will be passing out candy for trick or treating downtown from 3:30-5:30 p.m.
New Life Church Trunk or Treat – Tuesday, Oct. 31
New Life Church will be hosting a trunk or treat event from 6-8 p.m.
Springdale Halloween Fest – Saturday, Oct. 28
Springdale Parks and Recreation, the Springdale Police Department, and the Downtown Springdale Alliance will be hosting an event from 4-7 pm. in downtown Springdale.
Bethesda Trunk-Or-Treat – Tuesday, Oct. 31
Trunk or treat at Bethesda Church at 3928 Industrial Park Road from 6-8 p.m.
Butterfield Church Fall Festival – Tuesday, Oct. 31
Butterfield Church will host a fall festival with a hay bale maze and games from 6:30-8 p.m. at 1302 N 30th Street in Van Buren.