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October Fun Calendar

October Fun Calendar

Celebrate October's forgotten holidays with family fun!

What's Your Halloween Style?

What's Your Halloween Style?

It’s time to pick out some pumpkins and brush up on your apple bobbing skills! There are plenty of exciting ways to enjoy Halloween with your family. Do you love starting new seasonal traditions or prefer celebrating the old-fashioned way? Take the quiz below to find out your Halloween style.

100 Ways to Have an Outstanding October

100 Ways to Have an Outstanding October

Make memories with your family this October enjoying the best of the season in Kansas City with 100 ideas for family fun!

Do We Hallow Halloween?

Do We Hallow Halloween?

How do we approach the Halloween holiday with our kids? Many parents view Halloween as light-hearted, impish fun, harking back to their own childhood trick-or-treating as ninja turtles (and wishing they’d saved their costumes for the cartoon comeback). Others are off-put by the fear induced by the devilish haunts lurking around every cobwebbed corner, sending terror-tossed kids into their parents’ beds with nightmares. While some embrace the holiday, it leaves many parents feeling unsettled. Is Halloween really harmless fun?

Carolyn's Country Cousins Pumpkin Patch

Carolyn's Country Cousins Pumpkin Patch

It's an annual fall ritual for our family to visit Carolyn's Country Cousins ... our family enjoys it with each visit and it's always fun to discover what is new each year! Carolyn's is one of the largest patches in the area and one of the most popular. The entire attraction is beautifully maintained, professionally staffed, and educational.

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Fun Farm Pumpkin Patch

Fun Farm Pumpkin Patch

It is the debut year for Kansas City's newest pumpkin patch, the Fun Farm Pumpkin Patch in Kearney! While it may be their first year in operation, you wouldn't believe it after spending a day enjoying their attractions!

Carolyn's Country Cousins Pumpkin Patch

Carolyn's Country Cousins Pumpkin Patch

It's an annual fall ritual for our family to visit Carolyn's Country Cousins ... our family enjoys it with each visit and it's always fun to discover what is new each year! Carolyn's is one of the largest patches in the area and one of the most popular. The entire attraction is beautifully maintained, professionally staffed, and educational.

Johnson Farms Pumpkin Patch

Johnson Farms Pumpkin Patch

There are many things I love about Johnson Farms.... it's really hard to choose a favorite, but I have to say that every year I am captivated by how beautiful the property is and this year seemed to be especially spectacular!

Louisburg Cider Mill & Pumpkin Patch

Louisburg Cider Mill & Pumpkin Patch

Discover one of our favorite fall traditions... delicious cider, apple cider donuts, and an amazing corn maze.

Tis the Season

Tis the Season

‘Tis the season for traditions! Autumn makes for many scrapbook-worthy memories, like hayrides, pumpkins and fresh apples. On autumn’s heels can come a gentle Midwest snowfall, Christmas lights and melodies. Celebrate uniquely Kansas City moments with your little one with these local traditions.

Upcoming Holiday Events

Faulkner’s Pumpkin Ranch

Faulkner’s Pumpkin Ranch

2014.10.01

Faulkner’s Pumpkin Season has been entertaining the KC Metro area for years! Come join the fun! Hop on a hayride, visit friendly barnyard...

Aldersgate UMC Pumpkin Patch

2014.09.29

At Aldersgate, pumpkins translate into outreach opportunities. Come pick the best pumpkin in our patch and in return help support our 2014 youth...

Lenexa's Enchanted Forest

Lenexa's Enchanted Forest

2014.10.23

Lenexa’s Enchanted Forest has something to delight even the smallest Halloween revelers. For one night in October, the park is transformed into...

BMO Harris Bank Trunk-Or-Treat

2014.10.24

Tis' the season for lots and lots of candy! Come and see Wonderscope at BMO Harris Bank on Renner Road from 4:00 - 6:00 PM! We are...

Enchanted Forest

2014.10.17

Set on the parks paved trail, children will be transported into the "Enchanted Forest."  Characters come to life as groups are...