EVENT DATE : October 21, 22, 27 & 28

Old-fashioned lanterns and carved pumpkins will light the way at the 20th annual Night of the Living Farm. Families with children of all ages can participate in mad science experiments, fairy princess party, flashlight scavenger hunt, tractor-pulled hayride, marshmallow roast, Halloween dancing stage and more. $10 or $9 for Friends of the Farmstead members. Free for children under 2. 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

EVENT DATE : October 22, 8:30AM - October 22, 11:00AM

Men, women and children will join for a day of fun, hope, support and awareness. Participants will receive long-sleeved T-shirts, fantastic 5K finisher medals and the best after party in the KC area! The OVERRUN Ovarian Cancer 5K benefits ovarian cancer research at The University of Kansas Cancer Center, as well as patient advocacy in the KC metro area. 

EVENT DATE : October 28, 9:30AM - October 29, 5:00PM

The Kansas City Zoo has treats to go along with their tricks. Children will trick or treat the zoo while enjoying Halloween-themed activities and entertainment. Skip, hop, crawl or waddle to trick or treat stations with the zooiest, gooiest treats in town. Put on your favorite costume and join the zoo animals for a trumpeting great day of not-so-spooky activities.

EVENT DATE : October 28, 3:00PM - October 28, 6:00PM

Dress in your Halloween costume and experience 1860s fall living history activities! Activities may include blacksmith and cookstove demonstrations, 1860s games and more! Enjoy a horse-drawn hay wagon ride and trick or treat at lots of candy stations. 

EVENT DATE : October 28, 6:00PM - October 28, 8:30PM

Shawnee Town's Historical Hauntings is a real scream for Halloween fans. Enjoy snacks at Ghoul Café, trick or treating, tractor-drawn hayrides, farmstead tours, an eyeball candy counting contest, opportunities for Halloween photos and costume contests with five separate categories and awesome prizes! Call Shawnee Town 1929, 913.248.2360 for more information.