“We just love Halloween,” said Kelowna mom Sara Topple.
That sentiment echos around Kelowna and the Central Okanagan as the area residents get set for a weekend of Halloween fare and Monday, the actual day for celebrating ghosts and goblins and candy.
Topple’s haunted house on Highland Road is just one of the many events that will be taking place.
Here is a list of activities happening around the Central Okanagan:
•The annual Family Monster Bash hosted by the City of Kelowna is on Sunday, Oct. 30, from 1 to 4 p.m., at the Capital News Centre, 4105 Gordon Drive.
•The Kelowna and District Safety Council is holding it’s annual Halloweeen Haunt Saturday Oct. 29 from noon to 3 at 395 Hartman.
•Arion Therapeutic Farm, at 2457 Saucier Road, Kelowna hosting a monster Halloween Bash Sunday Oct. 30 from 3 to 5 p.m.
•The Orchard Park Mall’s annual candy giveaway will take place on Monday starting at 3 p.m. Merchants will be handing out treats as will the mall administrative staff at the guest service centres.
•The Rotary Center for the Arts will celebrate Halloween with Delhi 2 Dubln and Kinshira Performance Group at the Spook & Spin Halloween Party on Saturday, Oct. 29, 8 p.m., at the RCA.
•The October Supper Club will gather for a four-course dinner called Trick or Treat-Obscure & Amazing BC Grapes at monTREALfood restaurant on Kirschner Rd.
•The Kelowna Singles Club will host a Halloween dance for adults on Saturday, Oct. 29, at the Rutland Centennial Hall beginning at 7 p.m.
•The Peachland Community Centre, 4450 6th Street, is hosting a Halloween family dance party Monday, October 31, 2016 at 6 p.m.
•Lake County’s Beasley Park and the Central Okanagan Regional District are holding combined events on Halloween evening. The pumpkin walk takes place at Reiswig Park from 5 to 8 p.m. A bonfire and fireworks event begins at 6:30 p.m. with the fireworks going off at 8 p.m Oct. 31.
•The Oyama Community Club is hosting a Halloween party Sunday from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Oyama Memorial Hall.
•The bride of Chucky welcomes guests at an elaborate Halloween set-up at 402 Houghton court in Rutland.