Here are two fun, safe activities for kids on Halloween night, Wednesday, October 31:
Fall Festival, 6 to 8 pm, with FREE carnival type games and candy for children 12 and under at Southwest Church, 4543 Magnolia Ave., located across from Tower Grove Park. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Contact Becky Stear at Southwest Church for more info: 771-6251.
The Children’s Garden will be open to trick or treaters age 10 and under, 5 to 7 pm. Admission is FREE AFTER 5 P.M. Trick or treaters must be accompanied by an adult. Bring a flashlight and a trick or treat bag to the Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Blvd., and wander through the Doris I. Schnuck Children’s Garden: A Missouri Adventure, to collect your goodies. The Children’s Garden is the only area of the Garden that will be open after 5 pm on Halloween. This offer is limited to residents of the Shaw, Tower Grove, Southwest Garden, Botanical Heights, and Tiffany Neighborhoods only. Visit www.mobot.org for more info.