Have a spook-tacular time at these events

Have a spook-tacular time at these events
Posted on 10/16/2017
Three children trick-or-treating

We are hosting several Halloween-themed events this year, sure to make sure you and your family have a spook-tacular time in Lenexa. All events are free, so choose your favorite (or come to all three!).

No Trick, Our Treat:  Not Your Mummy’s Halloween House Party

Saturday, Oct. 21, 5 to 9 p.m.

Lenexa Public Market, 8750 Penrose Lane, Lenexa, KS 66219

Join us for a family-friendly Halloween party featuring games and kids’ activities, music, a costume contest, candy and prizes. The majority of the Market merchants will be open during this event, too. Don’t forget your costume!


5-7 p.m.: Games & Kids Activities (facepainting, airbrush tattoos, caricatures) 
6:15 p.m.: Kids Costume Contest (Ages 12 & under) 
7:15 p.m.: Adults Costume Contest (Ages 13+)
8 p.m.: Learn the Zombie Dance from "Thriller"
8:30 p.m.: Dance Battle Exhibition

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Enchanted Forest

Thursday, Oct. 26, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Sar-Ko-Par Trails Park, 87th Street Parkway & Lackman Road

Wear your favorite costume, bundle up and get ready for a night of frightfully fun entertainment at Lenexa’s Enchanted Forest. You’ll walk the trail around the pond, enjoying performances by puppets, musicians and singers. Entertainment includes Dino O’Dell, Fun Service, Legler Barn Museum, KC Wolf, Mad Science, Magicreations, Operation WildLife, pumpkin painting, RecycleCycle, StoneLion Puppet Theatre and Theater Tech Productions.

This event is primarily entertainment focused, but there will be a small amount of trick-or-treating in the sponsor area, while supplies last.

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PUMP-kin It Up!: A free family workout

Saturday, Oct. 28, 9 and 9:30 a.m.

Lenexa Rec Center, 17201 W. 87th St. Pkwy., Lenexa, KS 66219

Come dressed in your favorite family-friendly costume and burn off some energy with your whole family in preparation for all of the extra Halloween candy. Everyone can have some fun while you do a circuit format workout for all ages and levels. 

Circuits starting at 9 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. in the Activity Gym at the Lenexa Rec Center. Feel free to come to one or both! 

This event is free for everyone in the community. You do not have to be a Rec Center member to participate.

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