The start of October signals the countdown to Dunedin's Halloween Happening.
If you're looking for some tricks or treats this Halloween, this Dunedin Parks & Recreation Department event is a must. It features events for the entire family, from toddler to adult. Here are a few things you'll want to know:
- When/Where: Oct. 27, 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. at Highlander Park and Dunedin Community Center
- Cost: $10 wristband + $5 for parking (cash only) + $5 for hayride (ATM is available) = proceeds benefit the Dunedin For Youth Scholarship Fund
- Food: Concessions available
Boo in the Zoo, a non-scary event for children 2 to 6, is looking for 20 youth and adult volunteers to sit behind a puppet show wall and hand out candy; shifts are 5 to 7:30 p.m. and 7:15 to 9:45 p.m.
Halloween Happening, a fun event with story-telling and costume contest, is looking for 50 costumed teen or adult volunteers to run carnival games, distribute prizes; shift is 5:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Haunted Hayride, a scary event with a Zombie Apocalypse theme, is looking for 75 costumed teen or adult volunteers; shift is 5:30 to 9:30 p.m.
All volunteers are provided free food, drink and tickets. Contact Devyn Wilson at DWilson2@dunedinfl.net or 727-812-4530.