Halloween & Fall Happenings 2022

AUTUMN FESTIVAL – FRESNO
Families and kids of all ages will enjoy this free event featuring entertainment, food, games, fun, and more on October 28th at 6 p.m. The Church at the Southgate, 7249 E. Kings Canyon Road, Fresno. 554-2152

BASS LAKE HALLOWEEN CARNIVAL – BASS LAKE
Stop by Pines Village on October 29th for a fun and community event that is safe and family-oriented. Families can participate in a variety of activities, games, crafts, and more. Kids will enjoy bounce houses, trick-or-treating, and a costume contest! 12–5 p.m. Tickets: $6. The Pines Village, 54432 Road 432, Bass Lake. 683-4636

BOO-FEST – FRESNO
Join for the free and fun Boo-Fest with free food, carnival games, an outdoor movie, costume contest, and science fun! October 28th from 4–8 p.m. Highway City Community Science Center, 5140 N. State Street, Fresno. 621-2945

BOO BASH – LEMOORE
Families are invited for a spooky night of music, candy, photo ops, and a meet-and-greet with Jack and Sally Skellington from 11 a.m.–4 p.m. on October 22nd. Tickets: $10 per child, adults get in free with purchase. Veterans Memorial Building, 411 W. D Street, Lemoore. 924-6744 

CENTER OF HORROR – FRESNO
Come join for this fun, free, family event at Pinedale’s Haunted House—get spooked and free candy! October 27th, 28th, and 31st from 6–9 p.m. Pinedale Community Center, 7170 N. San Pablo Avenue, Fresno. 621-6631

COARSEGOLD TARANTULA FESTIVAL – COARSEGOLD
October 29th is a fun-packed day at Coarsegold’s Historic Village. Enjoy the costume contests, tarantula poems, music, arachnid displays, and more! This creepy, crawly festival is fun for the whole family! 10:30 a.m.–5 p.m. Coarsegold’s Historic Village, 35300 Highway 41, Coarsegold. 683-3900 

COMMUNITY HARVEST CARNIVAL – VISALIA
Join for this 2nd annual, free event where goblins and ghouls can trunk-or-treat, hit the patch, play carnival games, shop local vendors, and more from 5–8 p.m. on October 29th. Shannon Ranch, Quail Park Community, 3440 W. Flagstaff Avenue, Visalia. 258-2075

CRG TRUNK-OR-TREAT – COARSEGOLD
Kids will enjoy free trunk-or-treating along the decorated trunks on October 22nd from 6–9 p.m. Coarsegold Rodeo Grounds, 44777 Rodeo Grounds Lane, Coarsegold. 281-5619

DOWNTOWN TRUNK-OR-TREAT – SANGER
Kids are invited to safe trick-or-treating at 7th and N Streets from 6:30–8 p.m. on October 31st for this 34th annual event! Downtown Sanger, 7th and N Streets, Sanger. 875-4575

DIA DE LOS MUERTOS – VISALIA
Join for this free, 11th annual event, featuring entertainment, food, a DJ, community altars, kids activities, vendors, and more from 11 a.m.–4 p.m. on October 29th. Visalia Public Cemetery, 1300 W. Goshen Avenue, Visalia. 734-6181

EXETER FALL FESTIVAL – EXETER
Celebrate the annual Exeter Fall Festival on October 8th in Downtown Exeter. Enjoy free family fun, music, entertainment, and more from 10 a.m.–3 p.m. Exeter City Park, Chestnut and D Streets, Exeter. 592-2919 

FALL CARNIVAL – HANFORD
Enjoy a free, fun, fall carnival on October 31st from 5:30–8:30 p.m. First Baptist Hanford, 9125 13 1/2 Avenue, Hanford. 584-6644

FALL FARM FESTIVAL – IVANHOE
Families can enjoy wagon rides, food, games, and more from 10 a.m.–4 p.m. on October 16th. Find updated ticket information online. Farmer Bob’s World, McKellar Family Farms, 32988 Road 164, Ivanhoe. 798-0557

FALL FEST – FRESNO
Join for a free festival with a petting zoo, candy, prizes, a trunk-or-treat, and more from 6–8 p.m. on October 31st. People’s Church, 7172 N. Cedar Avenue, Fresno. 298-8001

FALL FESTIVAL – VISALIA
This free event for all ages will feature candy, prizes, fun, games, and more from 6:30–8:30 p.m. No scary costumes, please! Crossway Church of Visalia, 1436 S. Woodland Street, Visalia. 271-1030

FALL HARVEST FLING – DINUBA
Don your Halloween costume and join in on the fun—free games, activities, costume contest, and more! October 31st from 6–8 p.m. at Entertainment Park Plaza, 289 S. L Street, Dinuba. 591-5940 

GIBSON FARM MARKET FALL FESTIVAL – FRESNO
Families will enjoy this free, fall showcase of fresh dairy, meat, fruit, vegetables, candy, nuts, plants, and other food grown right on campus. Stay tuned for planned activities! 10 a.m.–3 p.m. on October 15th at Fresno State. Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology, 2415 E. San Ramon Avenue, Fresno. 278-4511

HALLOWEEN AT STORYLAND – FRESNO
First, celebrate National Pumpkin Day on October 29th from 10:30 a.m.–12 p.m. by visiting the patch and listening to a guest speaker who will teach families all about pumpkins! Then on October 30th, come dressed as your favorite fairytale character for safe trick-or-treating from 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Tickets: $4–$6. Storyland, 890 W. Belmont Avenue, Fresno. 486-2124

HALLOWEEN AT THE LIBRARY – FRESNO
On October 14th from 1–4:30 p.m., enjoy a free Halloween double feature of Goosebumps and Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween at Woodward Park Regional Library, 944 E. Perrin Avenue, Fresno. 600-3135. On October 21st from 1–4:30 p.m., enjoy a free Halloween double feature of Halloweentown and The Nightmare Before Christmas at Woodward Park Regional Library, 944 E. Perrin Avenue, Fresno. 600-3135. On October 27th from 4–5 p.m., families are invited to join for a spooktacular storytime with stories, songs, and crafts for the whole family. Come in your favorite costume! Betty Rodriguez Library, 3040 N. Cedar Avenue, Fresno. 600-9245. On October 27th from 6–7 p.m., enjoy a Halloween party with games, crafts, treats, costumes, and more from 6–7 p.m. Perfect for kids under 13. Orange Cove Branch, 600-9292. On October 29th from 10:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m., enjoy two more Halloween Parties perfect for kids ages 3–17 at Mosqueda Branch, 600-4072, and West Fresno Branch, 600-9277. On October 30th from 12–4 p.m., enjoy a Halloween Party with games, crafts, costumed fun, and more! Central Branch Library, 2420 Mariposa Street, Fresno. 600-7323

HALLOWEEN AT THE LIBRARY – MADERA
Join for a children’s Halloween costume contest on October 31st at 4:30 p.m. sharp! Show off your best costume! Prizes awarded in each age group: 0–5 years, 6–9 years, and 10–12 years. Madera County Library, 121 G Street, Madera. 675-7871

HALLOWEEN AT THE LIBRARY – TULARE
Enjoy goody bags for kids ages 3–17, an all ages scavenger hunt, outside activities, and more from 10 a.m.–2 p.m. on October 29th. Costumes are encouraged! Tulare Public Library, 475 N. M Street, Tulare. 685-4507

HALLOWEEN AT THE UNDERGROUND GARDENS – FRESNO
Something spooky this way comes! Join on October 29th from 5–8 p.m. for underground trick-or-treating, photos with costumed characters, presentations, and more family-friendly fun! Limited capacity, advance purchase at undergroundgardens.com strongly recommended! Tickets: $10–$15. Forestiere Underground Gardens, 5021 W. Shaw Avenue, Fresno. 271-0734

HALLOWEEN OPEN HOUSE – FRESNO
This free, family event features treats, games, music, and more on October 28th from 4:30–6:30 p.m. Melody Park, 5935 E. Shields Avenue, Fresno. 621-2943

HALLOWEEN SPOOKTACULAR – CLOVIS
Enjoy Trick-or-Treating, ghastly games, creepy crafts, phantastic prizes, and more from 11 a.m.–2 p.m. on October 29th. Clovis Veterans Memorial District, 808 Fourth Street, Clovis. 299-0471

HALLOWEEN STREET BASH – MERCED
Join for a free Halloween Party with live music, entertainment, candy, and more! Bring a bag of candy and wear your costume at this fun event on October 22nd from 6–8:30 p.m. Park in Golden Valley parking lot. Joe Herb Park, 274 Parsons Avenue, Merced. 209-385-6235

HAPPILY HAUNTED – HANFORD
Kids 9 and under and their families can enjoy exciting activities, joyous spooks, trick-or-treating, and more from 5:30–8 p.m. on October 22nd. Tickets: $5–$12. Children’s Storybook Garden & Museum, 175 E. Tenth Street, Hanford. 500-9966

HARVEST FEST – HANFORD
Families will enjoy live music, kids activities, vendors, a pumpkin patch, pony and train rides, costume contests, and more on October 15th from 2–9 p.m. Free entry, $10 per access pass. Hanford Mall, 1675 W. Lacey Boulevard, Hanford. 583-0483 

HAUNTED NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM – CHOWCHILLA
Attend the first annual Haunted Night at the Museum on October 29th from 6–9pm. Enjoy a flashlight tour, haunted pond, candy, and contest! Tickets: $5 ($3 if in costume!) The Fossil Discovery Center, 19450 Avenue 21 1/2, Chowchilla. 665-7107

HILLCREST PUMPKIN PATCH – REEDLEY
Tots too young for terror and those souls faint of heart can visit Hillcrest Farms all weekends October 1st–30th from 10 a.m.–5 p.m. You can enjoy a train ride, hay ride, bring a picnic, play in the hillside play area, and of course, there are plenty of pumpkins! $5 per car on first and last weekends and $10 per car on premier weekends. Hillcrest, Reed & Adams, Reedley. 638-2762

HUNTER FAMILY FARMS PUMPKIN PATCH – ATWATER
Families will enjoy the Barnyard Bounce, the Time-Traveling Tractor, picture opportunities, the Corn Chute, a corn maze, a hay ride, and more! Open through October 31st. Visit hunterfamilyfarms.com or call for hours and pricing. Hunter Family Farms, 2985 N. Southern Pacific Avenue, Atwater. 209-394-4444

JACK-O-LANTERN JUBILEE – TULARE
Families will enjoy street decorations, game booths, lots of candy, horse-drawn wagon rides, and more on October 22nd. Stay tuned for event times! Linder Building, 164 S. K Street, Tulare. 685-2350 

KIDS FEST – FRESNO
Join for this free event on October 22nd from 12–4 p.m. Enjoy carnival games, a kids zone, bounce houses, entertainment, a science mobile, face painting, a costume contest, and more. Parents are encouraged to accompany kids. Holmes Park, 212 S. First Street, Fresno. 621-7529

MERCED COLLEGE FARM U-PICK PUMPKINS – MERCED
Head to this annual event to pick your own pumpkin while supporting the Merced College Farm. Pumpkin prices range from .50 cents to $8. Merced College, 3600 M Street, Merced. 209-384-6260

MISS WINKLES PET ADOPTION CENTER PUMPKIN PATCH – CLOVIS
This cute patch is the perfect place to take your fall family photos and visit with the adoptable pets, and all pumpkin purchases benefit the animals! The patch will be open October 8th–30th on Tuesday–Sunday from 1–5 p.m. And don’t miss Kids Day on October 8th—there will be special treats and mini pumpkins for the little ones! Miss Winkles Pet Adoption Center, 85 Temperance Avenue, Clovis. 324-2465

OAKHURST FALL FESTIVAL – OAKHURST
Enjoy family fun, food, carnival rides, vendors, pumpkins, entertainment, Jedi Show, and more at this annual festival! October 7th from 3–9 p.m., October 8th from 10 a.m.–9 p.m., and October 9th from 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Tickets: $5, children 5 and under are free. Oakhurst Community Park, 49074 Civic Circle Drive, Oakhurst. 683-7766

PUMPKIN PAINTING PARTY – FRESNO
City of Fresno PARCS Adaptive Recreation is having a free Pumpkin Painting Party—for all people of all ages with disabilities. Space is limited! First come, first served. October 14th from 10–11:30 a.m. Ted C. Wills Community Center, 770 N. San Pablo Avenue, Fresno. 621-6608

SAFE NIGHT OUT – FRESNO
Enjoy a safe and fun Halloween Block Party with free food, games, Trunk-or-Treat, Haunted House, Costume Contest, and more! October 31st from 4–7 p.m. Maxie L. Parks Community Center, 1802 E. California Avenue, Fresno. 621-2967

SIMONIAN FARMS PUMPKIN PATCH – CLOVIS
Take the family to this fun patch and grab the perfect pumpkin! Open October 1st–31st, call for days and times. Simonian Farms, 2629 S. Clovis Avenue, Clovis. 237-2294

SPOOKTACULAR HALLOWEEN AT THE GARDENS – MADERA
This free community event will feature a trick-or-treat scavenger hunt, costume contest, bobbing for apples, and more from 10 a.m.–1 p.m. on October 29th. And don’t miss the Spooky Garden Tours on the 1st, 8th, 15th, and 22nd where haunts come alive from 7:30–9:30 p.m. Tickets: $8–$15, kids 4 and under are free. Fernwood Gardens, 12090 Fernwood Drive, Madera. 645-7677 

SPOOKY FAMILY PAINT NIGHT – FRESNO
Enjoy a night of spooky painting for free! Limited space, sign up in advanced. October 13th at 5 p.m. Pinedale Community Center, 7170 N. San Pablo Avenue, Fresno. 621-6747

SPRINGVILLE FALL FESTIVAL – SPRINGVILLE
Families will enjoy arts and crafts, food booths, game booths, prizes and raffles, pumpkin decorating, costumes contests for people and pets, and more! October 15th from 9 a.m.–4 p.m. Downtown Springville, Highway 190 between Tule River and Bridge Drives, Springville. 744-3810

SWEET THISTLE FARMS – CLOVIS
Enjoy fall fun including hayrides, farm-grown pumpkins, photo ops, and food trucks. Starting October 8th, the patch is open Saturdays and Sundays 10 a.m. –4 p.m. $20 per car. Sweet Thistle Farms, 5365 N. Mendocino Avenue, Clovis. Visit sweetthistlefarms.com for more information.

TRICKS & TREATS – FRESNO
On October 22nd from 10 a.m.–2 p.m. your costumed family can enjoy trick-or-treating, fun, and games for $6/person, members and ages 0–2 free. Visit fresnodiscoverycenter.org for more information. Fresno Discovery Center, 1944 N. Winery Avenue, Fresno. 251-5533

TRUNK-OR-TREAT – CLOVIS
Kids won’t be scared as they gathering free treats from decorated trunks from 5:30–8:30 p.m. on October 28th. After all the candy has been gathered, hit the market! Old Town Clovis, Pollasky & Fifth, Clovis. 298-5774  

TRUNK-OR-TREAT – FRESNO
Kids can go from trunk-to-trunk gather free treats! Enjoy games, food, music, and more. The first 150 kids will receive a pumpkin! October 28th from 5:30–7:30 p.m. Keller Williams Fresno, 740 W. Alluvial Avenue #102, Fresno. 432-5533

TRUNK-OR-TREAT – VISALIA
Kids will enjoy bounce houses, food, a train or hay ride, and decorated trunks with plenty of candy for everyone! Come enjoy this free Candyland-themed event from 6:30–8:30 p.m. on October 31st at Visalia Nazarene Church, 3333 W. Caldwell Avenue, Visalia. 734-1117 

TRUNK-OR-TREAT AT CLOVIS HILLS – CLOVIS
Families are invited to join for free candy collection, a movie on the lawn, and delicious food trucks starting at 5:30 p.m. on October 28th. Clovis Hills Community Church, Old Town Campus, 1363 Fifth Street, Clovis. 297-2600 

TRUNK-OR-TREAT AT EL DORADO PARK – FRESNO
Enjoy a free, spooktacular night with delicious treats, games, music, a costume contest, and much more! October 27th from 4–6 p.m. El Dorado Park, 1343 E. Barstow Avenue, Fresno. 621-2941

TRUNK-OR-TREAT AT FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH – FRESNO
Enjoy a Trunk-or-Treat Fall Festival from 12–2 p.m. on October 30th. There will fun, food, games, and more for costumed kids! First Presbyterian Church of Fresno, 1540 M. Street, Fresno. 485-6460 

TRUNK-OR-TREAT AT SUNSHINE’S FARM – FRESNO
Help collect all the free Halloween candy on the farm from 5–8 p.m. on October 29th. Enjoy local vendors, food trucks, and more! Sunshine’s Farm, 284 S. Temperance Avenue, Fresno. sunshinesstrawberryfarm@gmail.com

TRUNK-OR-TREAT AT THE NEW MANCHESTER – FRESNO
Head to the mall for this free, not-so-scary event with decorated trunks and treats! October 22nd from 11 a.m.–3 p.m. The New Manchester, 1901 E. Shields Avenue, Fresno. 227-1901

TRUNK-OR-TREAT CAR SHOW – FRESNO
Dress up the little ones in their Halloween costume and enjoy fun, decorated cars, costume contests, kids activities, performers, photo ops, and more for free! There will also be haunted houses for a minimal entrance fee. October 29th from 2–6 p.m. Valley Animal Center, 3934 N. Hayston Avenue, Fresno. 233-8690

TRUNK-OR-TREAT IN THE PARK – CHOWCHILLA
Enjoy a free night of treats, a costume contest, and a movie! Trunk-or-Treat from 5:30–6:30 p.m., Costume contest at 6 p.m., and Casper begins at 6:45 p.m. October 28th. Veterans Memorial Park, on Robertson Boulevard, Chowchilla. 665-8615

VILLAGE HALLOWEEN AT IMAGINEU – VISALIA
ImagineU Children’s Museum will be converting the beloved museum into a free Haunted Village Halloween trick-or-treat extravaganza! From 3–6 p.m. on October 31st, kids can trick-or-treat in a safe, indoor location. ImagineU Children’s Museum, 210 N. Tipton Street, Visalia. 733-5975

VISTA RANCH PUMPKIN PATCH – MERCED
Make your way to Vista Ranch to enjoy a unique, beautiful country setting. With a variety of pumpkins, squash, gourds, and stalks—there’s something for everyone! Plus, don’t forget about the wood-fired pizzas for purchase on the weekends! Open October 1st–31st from 9 a.m.–6 p.m. Vista Ranch, 7326 E. Highway 140, Merced. 209-722-8200

VOSSLER FARMS – VISALIA
Get lost in the giant corn maze, find the perfect pumpkin in the home-grown patch, get spooked in the Field of Screams, and more! Visit vosslerfarms.com for days, hours, and prices. Open through October 31st. Vossler Farms, 26773 S. Mooney Boulevard, Visalia. 909-5929

WILD PATCH PUMPKINS – CLOVIS
If you’re looking for unique pumpkins, head to Wild Patch Pumpkin! With pumpkins in all shapes, colors, and sizes, your family will have a great time picking out a perfect pumpkin. Open October 1st–31st, 4:30–8:30 p.m. on Weekdays, and 10 a.m.–8:30 p.m. on Weekends. Follow them on Instagram @wildpatchpumpkins for more updates! Wild Patch Pumpkin, 225 W. Bullard Avenue, Clovis.

ZOOBOO AT CHAFFEE ZOO – FRESNO
Dress up in your Halloween costume and prepare for a night full of ghosts, goblins, and guaranteed fun! Head on over to the zoo for carnival games, animal attractions, hay maze, live entertainment, and trick-or-treating. Costumes are permitted (no scary costumes or masks.) October 14th, 15th, 20th, 21st, 22nd, 27th, 28th, 29th from 5–8 p.m. Tickets: $16–$22. Tickets are limited and sell frighteningly fast! Fresno Chaffee Zoo, 894 W. Belmont Avenue, Fresno. 498-5910

ZPOOKY NIGHTS AT APPLEGATE ZOO – MERCED
Join for a night of fun at the zoo, if you dare! Enjoy live music, food, photobooths, vendors, and more! October 26th–31st from 6–9 p.m. Tickets: $2–$3. Applegate Park Zoo, 1045 W. 25th Street, Merced. 209-725-3337