guides

Halloween Family Fun Guide 2021

Events, Crafts & Recipes

By Jennifer Ercoli - Publisher, Macaroni Kid Lafayette September 29, 2021

Halloween is a fun and exciting time for spooky enthusiasts of all ages. And although the event listings are fewer than in previous years due to COVID-19, there is still plenty of fun to be had! And the best part is you can find it all right here   Bake Halloween themed treats, turn ordinary food into creepy fun, decorate the house with new craft projects, make homemade costumes and plan your outings all from information in this guide. And please, don't keep this to yourself, share with other local parents. They will thank you, we promise!

When it comes to children's safety we are always on top of all recommendations. Click here to follow our easy tips when costume planning, carving pumpkins, and trick-or-treating! 

*Click on the hyperlinked words for complete details. New additions will be added as they arrive throughout the month. 


Local Halloween Events - 2021

All Month - Boo at the Zoo 2021

All Month (Friday & Saturday nights) - Fright Trail

All Month (Now CLOSED) - NVYAA Pumpkin Patch (Maurice)

10/2 - Pumpkin Patch at Lafayette Hub City Farmer's Market

10/6- 10/9 - Pumpkin Patch in Loreauville

10/10 - Patch at the Pond - Sugar Mill Pond in Youngsville

10/15 - Pumpkin Catapults - East Regional Library, Youngsville

10/15, 10/16, 10/22, 10/29, 10/30 - Great Pumpkin Patch Express Train Ride - Sugar Mill Pond

10/19 - Creepy Iron Ons (Teens) - North Regional Library, Carencro

10/20 - Family Campout "Spooky Edition" - South Regional Library, Lafayette

10/22 - Teen Scream Contest - Main Library, Downtown

10/22 - Halloween Parents Night Out at SoLa Gym

10/23 - Boo Bayou - Vermilionville

10/23 - Movie in the Patch - NVYAA Pumpkin Patch

10/23 - Tents and Treats - Broussard

10/23 - Trunk or Treat - Judice Park, Duson

10/23 - Next Level Fall Fest and Trunk R Treat - Youngsville

10/23 - Drive Thru Trunk or Treat - Autism Society Acadiana

10/23 - Trot and Treat - South College Shopping Center, Lafayette

10/27 - Teen Scream Contest - South Regional Library, Lafayette

10/28 - Pumpkin Catapults - South Regional Library, Lafayette

10/29 - Trunk or Treat - Lafayette Community Honda

10/29 - Pumpkin Painting - North Regional Library, Carencro

10/29 - Murder in the Stacks: Teens After Hours Scavenger Hunt - North Regional Library, Carencro

10/30, & 10/31 - Spooktacular Parties - The Children's Museum of Acadiana

10/30 - Trunk R Treat - Carencro

10/30 - Trunk or Treat Family Fun Day - Broussard

10/30 - 6th Annual Trunk or Treat - Hub City Ford

10/30 - Harvest Fest @ Fightingville Fresh Market

10/30 - Trunk or Treat @ Riverside Church of Christ

10/30 - Harvest Fest - Our Savior's Church Lafayette Campus, Lafayette

10/30 -Trunk or Treat - Walmart Carencro

10/30 - Trunk or Treat at Planet Ice

10/30 - Trunk or Treat at Courtesy in Breaux Bridge

10/31 - Escape the Ghost - West Regional Library, Scott

10/31 - Scary Street in Scott

10/31 - Trunk or Treat - Willow Charter Academy, Lafayette

10/31 - Kid Friendly Halloween SK8 Party - Fun Nation

10/31 - Scare-N-Cro Fest - Carencro

10/31 - Trunk or Treat - First United Methodist Church Lafayette

10/31 - Trunk or Treat - Lafayette

10/31 - Trunk or Treat - Girard Park, Lafayette

10/31 - Fall Frenzy - Our Savior's Church Midtown, Lafayette

10/31 - Trunk or Treat - Northside High School, Lafayette


Halloween Recipes & Other Fun Food Ideas

 


Halloween Books, Costume Ideas, & Fun New Traditions

Halloween Crafts


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