Avoid the lines-purchase wristbands in advance!
Advance Purchase: We are offering an All-Access wristband, which gives you unlimited turns at the game booths and entry to the inflatables area! Wristbands are $10 for Apache Junction residents, and $15 for non-residents. Wristbands are free for children 3 and under! You can buy wristbands in advance at the Multi-Generational Center located at 1035 N. Idaho Road, and can be purchased with cash, check, or card. Wristbands can also be purchased online here.
AVOID THE LINES and pick up your wristbands at the Multi-Generational Center on 10/26 and 10/27 from 6am-9pm or on 10/28 from 7am -3pm. Please bring your emailed receipt with you. Otherwise you can pick up at the event.
Day of: Wristbands and various ticket bundles will be available on site, but expect long lines if you choose to purchase on-site. All wristbands are $15 on the day of the event.
Booths/Activities will collect 1 ticket per turn; on average a family of four (2 children) will go through about $12-$15 in tickets.
Apache Junction Parks and Recreation wants to make your night spook-tacular! We will be hosting our annual Halloween Festival from 4:00pm-8:00pm on Saturday, October 28th. The event will take place at Superstition Shadows Park, 1091 W Southern Ave. Entry into this event is free to the community.
We are bringing back our popular Trunk or Treat, sponsored by Lost Dutchman Realty. Join local businesses as we close down the road, they line up their vehicles and pass out handfuls of candy to all the dressed up Ghouls and Goblins.
Non-profits and those supporting non-profits will host game and activity booths, these are ticketed activities. In addition there will be inflatable activities, crafts, food trucks, and new this year-the Pumpkin Patch!
TIME CHANGE: The Annual Costume Contest will begin at 5pm this year! After receiving many requests and feedback, we have decided to move the start of the Contests up an hour this year to 5pm! The Contests will still be divided by ages.
Enter your dog in our Howl-o-ween Canine Costume Contest! All canines must be on a leash. This contest will begin after the human costume contests are done.
Bring your pre-carved pumpkin out to the park and enter our Pumpkin Carving Contest! Entries will be judged by kids and adults! All pumpkins must be submitted to the judging table by 6:00pm to be eligible to win. Winners will be announced after the conclusion of the Costume Contest prior to the start of the Canine Costume Contest.
If you would like to help support our event, we will be accepting candy donations at several locations across the city starting on October 1st. Candy will be able to be dropped at the Multi-Gen Center, Lost Dutchman Realty, AJ Public Library, Little Prospectors Preschool, Academy Mortgage, Elks Lodge #2349 and VFW Post #7968 and VFW Post #9399. All candy must be sealed.
If you are interested in having a booth at the event and you have a kids game to offer up at your booth, please check out more info and complete the forms here: BOOTH INFO & FORMS
Parking for this event is limited. Please see our parking/traffic map for details on entering/exiting the event.
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Trunk or Treat
If you are interested in registering a vehicle in the Trunk or Treat to represent your business, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to RSVP your spot in the fun! Must RSVP by Friday, October 20, 2022 at 5:00pm. Space is limited, so act quickly to reserve your spot! There will not be onsite registration taken the day of the event. To register a Trunk please visit Trunk or Treat Registration
Trunk or Treat Sponsored by:
THANK YOU to our event Sponsors: