Goblins in the Gainesville Garden
Children can make Halloween crafts, ride ponies or trains and show off their costumes on the Goblin Runway.
When: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 22
Where: Atlanta Botanical Garden - Gainesville, 1911 Sweetbay Drive, Gainesville
How much: $8 for adults; $5 for children ages 3 to 12; free for children under 3
More info: atlantabg.org
Mother Son Halloween Dance Party
Mothers and their sons can enjoy a catered dinner and dance. There will also be costume contests and raffle prizes.
When: 6-8:30 p.m. Oct. 24
Where: Gainesville Civic Center Ballroom, 830 Green St. NE, Gainesville
How much: City residents $50 per couple, non residents $60 per couple; sibling discounts: city residents $17.50 plus one, non residents $21 plus one
More info: www.gainesville.org/special-events
Trick or Treat on the Trail
This event, originally scheduled for Oct. 28, has been canceled due to a forecast of rain.
All "Howls" Eve
A Canine Costume “Paw-rade” is part of this event, along with games, crafts and trick-or-treating.
When: 5-8 p.m. Oct. 30
Where: Humane Society of Northeast Georgia, 845 W. Ridge Road, Gainesville
How much: Free admission
Find more Halloween fun
Go to gainesvilletimes.com/calendar to search for other events.