6 Family-Friendly YMCA Halloween Happenings to Enjoy

It’s finally fall, y’all! We’re putting away the pool floats and flip flops and embracing pumpkin spice and everything nice. Speaking of nice– the YMCA of Austin is hosting Halloween happenings throughout October for the whole family to enjoy to for free or at a budget-friendly cost! Clear your weekend calendars and stop by one (or all) of our 5 frighteningly fun events happening across the Austin area!

 

SOUTHWEST FAMILY YMCA HALLOWEEN BOO BASH

Friday, Oct. 27, 5:30-7:30pm

Southwest Family YMCA

Cost: FREE

Do the monster mash in your best Halloween costume at the Southwest Family YMCA Boo Bash! Featured activities at this cool haunt include arts and crafts, games, family-friendly tunes and sweet treats. RSVP your family by clicking here. 

 

HAYS HAUNTED TRAIL AND CELEBRATION

Saturday, Oct. 28; 7-9pm

YMCA Camp Cypress

Cost: FREE

Test your mettle at the super spooky YMCA Camp Cypress Haunted Trail and Celebration. Activities for the evening include a haunted excursion for all ages, treats and sweets, and games kiddos will love. RSVP your family by clicking here.

 

NORTHWEST FAMILY YMCA SPOOKTACULAR

Saturday, Oct. 28, 4-7pm

Northwest Family YMCA

Cost: FREE (A donation of 3 nonperishable canned good items is encouraged for entry)

Come haunt the Northwest Y grounds with your family, friends and neighbors! There will be Halloween-themed games, prizes, a bouncy house, balloon artists, trunk or treat, and the not-so-haunted candy trail for your little ghouls and guys. RSVP your family by clicking here!

 

EAST COMMUNITIES YMCA FLOATING PUMPKIN PATCH

Saturday, Oct. 28, 1-3:30pm

East Communities YMCA

Cost: $7 for Members; $10 for Public

Take a plunge in the pool and come up with the pumpkin of your choice! There will also be games, music, dancing and treats without tricks for the entire family. Ages 3 and up are welcome! Toddlers under 3 get a free pumpkin when accompanied with a registered family member. Registration required. To register, please click here.

 

NORTH AUSTIN YMCA ANNUAL FALL HARVEST

Sunday, Oct. 29, 1:30-3:30pm

CoA/North Austin YMCA

Cost: FREE

Celebrate sweater weather and fall fun at the North Austin Y Annual Fall Harvest. Join your Y Friends for games, dancing, face painting and family fun for everyone! RSVP your family by clicking here!

 

BASTROP YMCA BOOTH AT THE TRICK OR TREAT TRAIL

Tuesday, Oct. 31, 5-8pm

Downtown Bastrop Fisherman’s Park (Bastrop, TX)

Cost: FREE

The Bastrop YMCA is one of the hosts for the annual Trick or Treat Trail! Come say hello at our booth and play a Halloween-themed game. All trail activities include candy, games and entertainment. To learn more, visit the official event listing here. Learn more!

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