A detailed, categorized calendar of events all over Seattle and Western Washington, Oct. 27-Nov. 2, 2017.

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Animal events

Pumpkin Stomp and Chomp, NW Trek

SAT Animals throughout the park interact with pumpkin treats, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Northwest Trek Wildlife Park, 11610 Trek Dr. E., Eatonville; $9.25-$22.25 (360-832-6117 or nwtrek.org).


Black Cat Ball

SAT Halloween-themed auction, vegetarian or vegan dinner, wine; all proceeds support Purrfect Pals to end cat homelessness, 5 p.m. Saturday, Meydenbauer Center, 11100 N.E. Sixth St., Bellevue; $125 (360-652-9611 or purrfectpals.org/newsevents/bcb/).

Iluna Flora

SUN Light art, music, drinks, dancing, walk the warm gardens at night, 6 p.m. Sunday, Volunteer Park Conservatory, 1400 E. Galer St., Seattle; $15 (volunteerparkconservatory.org).

Glitter Gala

PLAN AHEAD Cocktail hour, dinner, fashion show, benefits Seattle Goodwill, 6 p.m. Nov. 4, Hangar 30, Magnuson Park, Seattle; $200, registration closes Oct. 29 (206-860-5705 or seattlegoodwill.org).

Heather Tartan Ball

PLAN AHEAD Pipe band performances, Scottish country dancing; proceeds benefit Pacific Northwest Highland Games and Clan Gathering in July, 6 p.m. Nov. 4, Latvian Community Center, 11710 Third Ave. N.E., Seattle; $20/advance, $25/at the door (sshga.org).

Bayside Brunch Disco Fever

PLAN AHEAD Disco music, costume contest, brunch buffet to benefit community to benefit programs for seniors and youth, 9:30 a.m. Nov. 5, Anthony’s HomePort, Des Moines; $80 (desmoineslegacy.org/).


Halloween Spook-Tacular Party

FRI Dance party, costume contest, 7:45 p.m. Friday, Briora Ballroom Dance Studio, 2260 152nd Ave. N.E., Redmond; $20 (425-641-5123 or briora.com/calendar.html).

Friday Dance

FRI West Coast Swing dance lesson, 7 p.m., Halloween dance to a variety of music with DJ, costume contest, for ages 18 and older, 8 p.m. Friday, Rockin’ Horse Dance Barn, 11820 150th Ave. S.E., Renton; $10-$12 (425-255-9211 or learn2dance4fun.com/friday-night-dancing/).

NW Dance

SAT Potluck, 6 p.m., dance lesson, 7 p.m., dance to music with Jukehouse Hounds, costumes optional, 8 p.m. Saturday, Swedish Club, 1920 Dexter Ave. N., Seattle; $10-$15 (206-781-1238 or nwdance.net).

Potluck Day of the Dead Party

SAT Dance to ballroom, swing, Latin and Halloween music, costume contest, bring food to share, 8 p.m. Saturday, DanceSport International Studio, 6344 N.E. 74th St., Seattle; $15 (296-550-6461 or dancesportseattle.com).

Celebrate Diwali with the Rhythms of India

SAT Bollywood and other dance performances and workshop to celebrate the Indian Festival of Lights, Diwali, for all ages, 3:45 p.m. Saturday, Bellevue King County Library, 1111 110th Ave. N.E., Bellevue; free (425-450-1765 or kcls.org).

Halloween Madcap Ball

SAT Dance lesson, 7:30 p.m., dance to music by Two Scoops Combo and Brian Lee & The Blues Orbiters, costume contest, 8 p.m. Saturday, Bothell Sons of Norway, 23905 Bothell-Everett Highway, Bothell; $15 (leftfootboogie.com).


Dia de Muertos: A Mexican Celebration to Remember Our Departed

SAT-SUN Art and spirituality of Mexico’s Day of the Dead to honor the lives of loved ones who have died, with performances, community altar, art activities, food including Pan de Muertos (sweet bread of the dead), rituals, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday with children’s procession at 3 p.m. and closing procession at 6:30 p.m.; 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, Seattle Center Armory, Seattle (206-684-7200 or seattlecenter.com/festal).

Dia de los Muertos Day of the Dead Festival

PLAN AHEAD Performances, ofrendas (altars), arts and crafts, food vendor, costumes welcome, 6-9 p.m. Nov. 3, Burien Community Center, 14700 Sixth Ave. S.W., Burien (burienwa.gov/index.aspx?NID=900).

Day of the Dead Festival

PLAN AHEAD Celebrate Latin American holiday honoring the dead with food, drink and festivities, community procession and dedication of a traditional altar to the deceased, 4-7 p.m. Nov. 4, Phinney Neighborhood Center, 6532 Phinney Ave. N., Seattle; free (206-783-2244 or phinneycenter.org/calendar/dia/).

Hmong New Year

PLAN AHEAD Harvest festival with needlework, clothing, music, dance and other traditions of the Hmong people, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Nov. 4, Seattle Center (206-684-7200 or hmongofwa.org).

Dia de los Muertos Community Festival

PLAN AHEAD Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) celebration of departed loved ones and the cycle of life, community festival includes a colorful tapete (sand painting), 30 community altars, traditional foods, Aztec dancing, art-making, mariachi, 10 a.m. Nov. 5, Tacoma Art Museum, 1701 Pacific Ave., Tacoma; free (253-272-4257 or tacomaartmuseum.org/event/13th-dia-de-muertos/).

Food events

Cascadia Cheese Festival

SAT Northwest cheesemakers showcase handmade cheeses, little goats Animal Encounters, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Central Co-Op, 1600 E. Madison St., Seattle (206-329-1545 or centralcoop.coop/events_details.php?EID=179).

Seattle Winter Ciderfest

NOV. 2 Spiced ciders, seasonal specialties, 6 p.m. Nov. 2, WithinSodo, 2916 Utah Ave. S., Seattle; $25-$35 (eventbrite.com/e/seattle-winter-ciderfest-tickets-32428749262).

Halloween/Harvest events

Lil’ Spooky, Magnolia

FRI Treats, games, pumpkin decorating for ages 10 and younger, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday, Magnolia Community Center, 2550 34th Ave. W., Seattle; $4 (206-386-4235).

Creepy Carnival, Garfield

FRI Carnival games, candy, cake walk, crafts, for ages 6-12, 5-7 p.m. Friday, Garfield Community Center, 2323 E. Cherry St., Seattle (206-684-4788).

Fall Carnival, Yesler

FRI Candy, snacks, activities, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Friday, Yesler Community Center, 917 E. Yesler Way, Seattle (206-386-1245).

Fall Festival, High Point

FRI Halloween games, arts and crafts activities, snacks, for all ages, 5:30 p.m. Friday, High Point Community Center and Field, 6920 34th Ave. S.W., Seattle (206-684-7422).

Halloween Carnival and Haunted House, Jefferson

FRI Carnival for all ages, haunted house, 6-7:30 p.m. Friday, Jefferson Community Center, 3801 Beacon Ave. S., Seattle; game tickets 5/$1, haunted house $2 (206-684-7481).

Halloween Carnival, Hiawatha

FRI Carnival games, crafts, activities for ages 2-12, 6 p.m. Friday, Hiawatha Community Center, 2700 California Ave. S.W., Seattle; $5/child (206-684-7441).

Halloween Frightfest, International District

FRI Costume extravaganza for all ages, games, 6-7:30 p.m. Friday, International District/Chinatown Community Center, 719 Eighth Ave. S., Seattle; $2/child (206-233-0042).

Haunted Bounce and Pirate Pool Party, Green Lake

FRI Glow in the dark bouncy houses, 6-8 p.m.; pirate themed pool party, 7-8 p.m., Evans Pool, 6 p.m. Friday, Green Lake Community Center, 7201 E. Green Lake Dr. N., Seattle; canned food bank donations (206-684-0780).

Pumpkin carving, Northgate Community Center

FRI Pumpkins of all sizes, safe carving tools, paint, snacks, jack-o’-lantern contest, 4:30-7:30 p.m. Friday, Northgate Community Center, 10510 Fifth Ave. N.E., Seattle (206-386-4283).

Spooky Carnival, Alki

FRI Carnival games, Spooky Haunted Scream Room, for ages 11 and younger, 5:30 p.m. Friday, Alki Community Center, 5817 S.W. Stevens St., Seattle; games 25 cents each or $5/unlimited (206-684-7430).

Frighthouse Station

FRI-SAT Two haunted houses; 7-11:30 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, Freighthouse Station Marketplace, 2501 East G St., Tacoma; $15-$25 (TacomaHaunts.com).

Kitsap Haunted Fairgrounds

FRI-OCT. 31 Slaughter Estate, Zombie Paintball Hunt, 6-11 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays and Oct. 31; Lights On, 5-6 p.m., Kitsap County Fairgrounds, 1200 N.W. Fairgrounds Road, Bremerton; $12-$20 (kitsaphauntedfairgrounds.com).

Georgetown Morgue Haunted House

THRU NOV. 4 Scary haunted attraction for ages 13 and older; 6 p.m.-midnight Fridays-Saturdays; 7-10 p.m. Sundays and Thursdays; 7-10 p.m. Monday, 6-11 p.m. Tuesday, 7-11 p.m. Nov. 3-4; $23; $33-$43/VIP speed line; $20/Sundays with donation of 3 cans of food; 5000 E. Marginal Way S., Seattle (206-762-2067 or seattlehaunts.com/georgetown-morgue/home.php).

Nile Nightmares

THRU OCT. 31 Haunted houses, vendors, 7-11 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, 7-10 p.m. Sundays and Thursdays, 7-11 p.m. Oct. 31; Nile Shrine Center and Golf Course, 6601 244th St. S.W., Mountlake Terrace; $20-$28 (nilenightmares.com).

Wild Waves Fright Fest

FRI-SUN Three haunted houses, parade of ghouls, rides, Booville for young kids, 6-11 p.m. Friday, 5-11 p.m. Saturday, 5-10 p.m. Sunday, Wild Waves & Enchanted Village, 36201 Enchanted Parkway S., Federal Way; $11.99-$29.99 (wildwaves.com).

Nightmare at Beaver Lake

FRI-TUE Haunted mile trail to haunted fun house, proceeds benefit Rotary Club nonprofits; 7-11 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 7-10 p.m. Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Beaver Lake Park, 2656 244th Ave. S.E., Sammamish; $12-$30 (NightmareatBeaverLake.com).

Nightmare on 9 Haunted House

THRU OCT. 31 Haunted scares for ages 13 and older, 6 p.m.-midnight Friday-Saturday; 7-10 p.m. Sunday-Oct. 31, 9010 Marsh Road, Snohomish; $20-$30 (seattlehaunts.com/nightmare-on-9/index.php).

Fall City Farms Pumpkin Patch

FRI-SUN Variety of pumpkins, mini doughnuts, hot apple cider, farm animals, wagon rides, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, Fall City Farms, 3636 Neal Road, Fall City (fallcityfarms.com/pumpkins.html).

Serres Farm Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze

FRI-SUN Pumpkin patch with variety of pumpkins, corn maze, animal train ride for kids on weekends, 2-6 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Serres Farm, 20306 N.E. 50th St., Redmond (serresfarm.com/Pumpkin_Patch.html).

Toddler Halloween Fest, Rainier

SAT Costume contest, arts and crafts, toddler gym, pumpkin painting, for ages 1-5, 10 a.m. Saturday, Rainier Community Center, 4600 38th Ave. S., Seattle (206-386-1919).

Seattle Thrillers

SAT Part of worldwide Michael Jackson “Thriller” dance events, 3 p.m. Saturday, Occidental Park, Occidental Avenue South and South Main Street, Seattle (meetup.com/seattlethrillers/).


SAT Kids’ carnival games, entertainerment, noon-3 p.m. Saturday, SCC Mitchell Activity Cetner, 1718 Broadway; costume parade, 3 p.m., trick or treat for kids from participating merchants, 3-6 p.m., on Broadway; Haunted Laboratory, 3-6 p.m. Saturday, 1st Security Bank on Broadway, Seattle (caphilloween.com/info.html).

Thrill the World, Redmond

SAT Part of worldwide performance of Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” dance, 2 p.m., events 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Redmond Town Center, 16495 N.E. 74th St., Redmond; $10-$25/participants (thrilltheworld.org/redmond).

Halloween Spooktacular, The Landing

SAT Trick or treat from participating merchants, entertainment, activities, 2-4 p.m. Saturday, Plaza by Regal Cinemas, 900 10th Pl., The Landing, Renton (thelandinginrenton.com/inthenews/).

Issaquah Zombie Walk

SAT Zombie volunteer make-up artists, 1:30-4:30 p.m., $10/person for 10 minute session, preregister; Undead Dance Squad Thriller and Time Warp dance instruction, 2:30-4:30 p.m.; Zombie Walk open to all, 4:30 p.m., Historical Shell Station to City Hall; Thriller and Time Warp dances, 5 p.m., City Hall; After Party, all ages Halloween movie at Historic Issaquah Depot Museum, live music at Zombie’s, 1:30 p.m. Saturday, downtown Issaquah, Front Street and East Sunset Way, Issaquah (downtownissaquah.com/).

Halloween Harvest Festival, Auburn

SAT Games, crafts, Monster Mash dance, treats, 2-5 p.m. Saturday, Auburn Community Center and Les Gove Park, 910 Ninth St. S.E., Auburn; food bank donations encouraged (253-931-3043 or auburnwa.gov/home.htm).

Woodland Park Zoo Pumpkin Bash

SAT-SUN Trick or treat for kids, Boomazium storytelling and puppet shows, pumpkins for zoo animals including lions, hippos, meerkats, Komodo dragon, cranes, penguins, lemurs, wolves, tigers, river otters at varying times throughout the day, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Woodland Park Zoo, 5500 Phinney Ave. N., Seattle; $9.95-$14.95, one child ages 12 and younger in costume admitted free with paid adult (206-548-2500 or zoo.org).

Aquarium Halloween

SAT-SUN Pumpkin carving demonstrations including underwater by divers, treats, games, animal feedings, story times, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, The Seattle Aquarium, 1483 Alaskan Way, Seattle; $19.95-$29.95 (206-386-4300 or seattleaquarium.org/halloween).

Halloween Storytelling Train

SAT-SUN Train excursion that includes a stop for cider pressing, activities for kids, hot cider, a visit to the Train Shed Exhibit for Halloween train stories, view from the top of Snoqualmie Falls; costumes welcome, 11 a.m. Saturday-Sunday, Northwest Railway Museum, 38625 S.E. King St., Snoqualmie; $10-$20 (425-888-3030 or trainmuseum.org).

Remlinger Farms Fall Harvest Pumpkin Festlval

SAT-SUN Hay rides, pumpkins, barnyard animals, pony rides, steam train, kiddie rides, entertainment, food vendors, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays, Remlinger Farms, 32610 N.E. 32nd St., Carnation; $18.75 (425-333-4135 or remlingerfarms.com/index.htm).

Jubilee Farm Harvest Festival

SAT-SUN Hayrides to the pumpkin patch, trebuchet pumpkin launch, food vendors, music, farm market, farm animals, pony rides, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays, 230 W. Snoqualmie River Rd. N.E., Carnation (jubileefarm.org/harvestfestival/).

Museum of Fright

SUN Halloween decorations, games, activities, ghost stories, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, Museum of Flight, 9404 E. Marginal Way S., Seattle; free for ages 17 and younger in costume, $10/adults, $5/ages 17 and younger not in costume (museumofflight.org).

Harvest Fest

SUN Root beer garden, chili cook-off ($10/nine tastings, benefits West Seattle Food Bank), games and activities, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday; children’s costume parade led by West Seattle High School Marching Band, 11:30 a.m. Sunday, meet at Junction Plaza Park; trick or treat for kids at participating merchants, noon Sunday, West Seattle Junction, California Avenue Southwest and Southwest Alaska Street, Seattle (wsjunction.org).

Halloween Ice Cream Social

SUN Ice cream, kids’ costume parade, 4 p.m. Sunday, Lakewood Seward Park Community Club, 4916 S. Angeline St., Seattle; $3 donation requested (206-289-0618 or lspcc.org/halloween-ice-cream-social/).

Creepy Crawly Halloween Celebration

SUN Reptile Man performance, 1 p.m., zoo, treats, arts and crafts projects, costume contests, jumping, 1 p.m. Sunday, Springfree Trampoline, 1875 N.W. Poplar Way, Issaquah; free (425-654-1306 or springfreetrampoline.com).

Creepy Crawl, Garfield

MON Crafts, snacks for ages 5 and younger, come in costume, 10 a.m. Monday, Garfield Community Center, 2323 E. Cherry St., Seattle (206-684-4788).

Halloween Party, Boulevard Park

MON Halloween-themed games and snacks, all ages welcome with adult, 7 p.m. Monday, Boulevard Park Library, 12015 Roseberg Ave. S., Seattle (206-242-8662 or kcls.org).

Halloween Spooktacular

MON Science and art activities for kids, wear costume, 5 p.m. Monday, KidsQuest Children’s Museum, 1116 108th Ave. N.E., Bellevue; $14-$15, preregister (425-637-8100 or kidsquestmuseum.org/event/halloween-spooktacular/).

Mighty Mites Costume Party, Miller

TUE Games, treats for ages 5 and younger in costume, 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, Miller Community Center, 330 19th Ave. E., Seattle (206-684-4753).

Costume Carnival, Seattle Children’s Museum

TUE Seattle Children’s Museum will close at 2 p.m. and open at 4 p.m. for Costume Carnival indoor trick-or-treating, 4-8 p.m. Tuesday, Seattle Children’s Museum, Seattle Center Armory, Seattle; $5 (206-441-1768 or thechildrensmuseum.org/programs/costume-carnival/).

Admiral District Trick-or-Treat

TUE Treats for kids in costume from participating merchants while supplies last, 3-6 p.m. Tuesday, Admiral Way Southwest and California Avenue Southwest, Seattle (facebook.com/AdmiralDistrict/).

Boo Bash at the Beach

TUE Treats, music, games, crafts, Thriller dance, all ages welcome, 4-7 p.m. Tuesday, Rainier Beach Safeway, 9262 Rainier Ave. S., Seattle (facebook.com/BooBashRainierBeach).

Trolloween, the Haunt of Fremont

TUE Costumes encouraged to celebrate the Troll’s birthday, ceremony, immersive performance, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Fremont Troll, Aurora Bridge and N. 36th Street, Seattle; followed by walk to Doric Lodge for party with costume contest and music, 7:30-10 p.m., 619 N. 36th St., donations requested (fremontartscouncil.org).

Halloween Boo Bash, Northgate

TUE Trick-or-treat throughout the mall at participating retailers while supplies last, treats and crafts in the Ben Bridge Court, masks only permitted for children ages 12 and younger; 4-7 p.m. Tuesday, Northgate Mall, 401 N.E. Northgate Way, Seattle;

Halloween Costume Contest, Met Market

TUE Costume Contest for the scariest, cutest, and most creative costumes, 4 p.m. Tuesday, Metropolitan Market, 5250 40th N.E., Seattle (206-938-6600); 2320 42nd Ave. S.W., Seattle; 10611 N.E. 68th St., Kirkland; 301 228th Ave. S.E., Sammamish; free (metropolitan-market.com/calendar/event/?ID=2448).

Leschi Spooktacular

TUE Treats for kids in costume by participating merchants, 3 p.m. Tuesday, 110-140 Lakeside Ave. S., Seattle (facebook.com/Leschi-Business-Merchants).

Halloween Party, Factoria

TUE Activities, candy and prizes from participating stores for ages up to 12, 4:30-6:30 p.m. while supplies last, 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Marketplace at Factoria, 4055 Factoria Mall, Bellevue (marketplaceatfactoria.com/events.asp).

Hoppy Halloween

TUE For adults only, bug cooking demo by the Bug Chef, grasshopper feed, live music, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Darrell’s Tavern, 18041 Aurora Avenue N., Shoreline (darrellstavern.com).

Tricks & Treats, Redmond Town Center

TUE Arrive in costume for trick-or-treating at our merchants marked with balloons, Halloween photo booth, trampoline jumping, 4-7 p.m., 4 p.m. Tuesday, Redmond Town Center, 16495 N.E. 74th St., Redmond; (425-869-2640 or redmondtowncenter.com/custom/tricksandtreats.php).

Trunk or Treat, Mill Creek

TUE Candy and goodies for ages 12 and younger in parking lot full of decorated car trunks, 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesday, Mill Creek City Hall North, 15720 Main St., Mill Creek (cityofmillcreek.com/trt).

Des Moines Halloween Carnival/Trick or Treat

TUE Frights and games for children 12 and under, 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, Des Moines Field House, 1000 S. 220th St., Des Moines; $5/per child; food bank donations suggested (206-870-6527 or tothebeachwa.com/events.php); trick or treat for kids at participating businesses, 3-6 p.m., Marina District, Marine View Drive and Seventh Avenue South, Des Moines (destinationdesmoines.org/trick-or-treat-path)..

Bainbridge Island Trick-or-Treat

TUE Treats from participating merchants, activities, 4-6 p.m. Tuesday, Winslow Way open to pedestrian traffic only 3-7 p.m. Tuesday, Bainbridge Island (206-842-2982 or bainbridgedowntown.org).


TUE Ages 1 1/2 to 8 with adult welcome for not-too-spooky Halloween Story Time, parade, treats, 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Kent Library, 212 Second Ave. N., Kent (253-859-3330 or kcls.org).

Halloween, Kent Station

TUE Trick or treat for kids at participating merchants while supplies last, 4:30-7 p.m., costume contest 4:30-6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Kent Station (kentstation.com/kent-station-halloween).

Trick or Treat, County Village

TUE Trick or treat for kids in costume by participating merchants, 4-6 p.m., 4 p.m. Tuesday, Country Village, 23718 Bothell-Everett Highway, Bothell (425-483-2250 or countryvillagebothell.com).

Trick or Treat, Snohomish

TUE Treats for kids in costume from participating merchants, 3-5 p.m., 3 p.m. Tuesday, downtown Snohomish, Second Street and Avenue D, Snohomish (historicdownsnohomish.org).

Spooner Farms Harvest Festival

THRU MON Pumpkin patch, corn maze, farm animals, gift shop; weekend concessions, playtown, pony rides; 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Friday and Monday, 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, 9710 State Route 162 East, Puyallup; corn maze $7-$9 (253-840-2059 or spoonerberries.com).

Carpinito Brothers Pumpkin Patch

THRU TUE Pumpkins at produce stand and fields, corn maze, hayrides, farm animals, hay maze; 9 a.m.-6 p.m. daily, 27508 W. Valley Highway N., Kent (253-854-5692 or carpinito.com/index.php/pumpkin-patch/).

Picha Farms Pumpkin Patch

THRU TUE Pumpkin field, corn maze, pumpkin slingshot, weekend hayrides and food vendors, 3-6 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays, 6502 52nd St. E., Puyallup; $6/corn maze, $1/slingshot, $3/hayride (253-841-4443 or pichafarms.com/pumpkins.php).

Stocker Farms and Pumpkin Patch/Stalker Farms Haunted Attraction

THRU TUE Country market, corn maze, Family Adventure Farm activities, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. daily; Stalker Farms haunted attractions for teens and adults, hours vary Friday-Sunday and Tuesday; 8705 Marsh Road, Snohomish (360-568-7391 or stockerfarms.com or stalkerfarms.com/).

Bob’s Corn and Pumpkin Farm

THRU TUE Farm market, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. daily; corn maze, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. daily, until 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday; weekend activities Friday-Sunday, 10917 Elliott Road, Snohomish; $10-$15/corn maze; activity packages $10-$15/weekdays, $15-$20/weekends (360-668-2506 or bobscorn.com).

Carleton Farm Fall Festivities

THRU TUE Farm market, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. daily; pumpkin patch and corn maze, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. daily; pumpkin cannon, kids’ activities, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday-Sunday; frights including zombie paintball, haunted swamp, dark maze, 7-10 p.m. select dates, 830 Sunnyside Blvd. S.E., Lake Stevens; $7/corn maze, $6/zip lines, $2-$3/pumpkin cannon, $8/kids activities wristband Saturdays-Sundays, $12-$20/frights activities (425-334-2297 or carletonfarm.com).

Craven Farm Harvest Festival

THRU TUE Harvest market, festival with pumpkin patch, kids’ adventure maze, farm animals, corn maze, 9:30 a.m.-dusk daily; weekend food vendors, hayrides, pumpkin slinger, All day Friday-Tuesday, Craven Farm, 13817 Shorts School Road, Snohomish; farm admission free; $8/corn maze, $6/kids’ adventure maze, fees vary for weekend activities (360-568-2601 or cravenfarm.com).


Genealogy Information Session

SAT Information from the South King County Genealogical Society to help research family history, 2-4 p.m. Saturday, Burien Library, 400 S.W. 152nd St., Burien (206-243-3490 or kcls.org).

Words, Writers and West Seattle

PLAN AHEAD Author Molly Ringle discusses her new paranormal romance book “The Goblins of Bellwater,” 5 p.m. Nov. 3, Barnes & Noble, 2600 S.W. Barton St., Seattle (206-290-8315 or loghousemuseum.info/events/words-writers-and-west-seattle).

Jet City Comic Show

PLAN AHEAD Comic book convention, exhibits, vendors, speakers, gaming, costume contest, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 4-5, Tacoma Convention Center, 1500 Broadway, Tacoma; $10-$15 (jetcitycomicshow.com/).

Museum events

Maker Day: Superhero Masks

SAT Make your own unique, face-formed superhero mask, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI), 860 Terry Ave. N., Seattle; $13.95-$19.95, ages 14 and younger free (206-324-1126 or mohai.org/calendar/).

Museum Fun Days – CMT Spirit Week

SAT-TUE Daily theme to inspire dress up, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Pajama Day Saturday; Sports Day Sunday; Favorite Color Day Monday; Silly Day Tuesday, Children’s Museum of Tacoma, 1501 Pacific Ave., Tacoma; free (253-627-6031 or playtacoma.org/).

Dia de los Muertos Celebration

SAT-NOV. 5 Public remembrances and offerings, make tissue paper flowers, opening presentation 10:30-11:30 a.m. Saturday, contribute to altar, 11:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday; ofrenda (altar) open to the public, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday-Nov. 5, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. daily; observation of the holiday at ofrenda (altar), 4-6 p.m. Nov. 2, Bainbridge Island Museum of Art, 550 Winslow Way East, Bainbridge Island (biartmuseum.org).

I Dig Dinos — Dino Fashion

SUN Celebrate International Dinosaur Month, dress up like your favorite dino, then visit the touch table station, open to everyone but is geared toward ages 3-7, 11 a.m. Sunday, Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture, University of Washington, Seattle; $7.50-$10, ages 4 and younger free (206-616-3962 or burkemuseum.org/).

Day of the Dead: Hosting the Underworld, MOHAI

NOV. 2 Explore the Day of the Dead as celebrated in Michoacan, the land of water, with storytelling, art-making traditional music and dance featuring Bailadores de Bronce and the Ballard Civic Orchestra; bring mementos of loved ones to add to the community altar; sponsored by the Consulate of Mexico in Seattle, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Nov. 2, Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI), 860 Terry Ave. N., Seattle; free First Thursday admission for all (206-324-1126 or mohai.org).

First Thursday, Museum of Flight

NOV. 2 Museum Great Gallery, Personal Courage Wing, Aviation Pavilion and more, free admission 5-9 p.m. Nov. 2, Museum of Flight, 9404 E. Marginal Way S., Seattle (206-764-5700 or museumofflight.org).

First Thursday, NAAM

NOV. 2 Exhibits, programs and events on the histories, arts and cultures of people of African descent; free admission 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Nov. 2, Northwest African American Museum, 2300 S. Massachusetts St., Seattle (206-518-6000 or naamnw.org/).

First Thursday, the Burke

NOV. 2 Washington state collections of natural and cultural heritage; free admission, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Nov. 2, Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture, University of Washington, Seattle (206-616-3962 or burkemuseum.org/).

First Thursday, the Wing

NOV. 2 Gallery admission free every First Thursday of the month, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Nov. 2; Museum Experience tours offered at discounted rates, $7.95-$11.95, Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience, 719 S. King St., Seattle (206-623-5124 or wingluke.org).

First Thursdays, SAM

NOV. 2 Collections, temporary installations, and special exhibitions from around the world; free admission and half price for special exhibits, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Nov. 2, Seattle Art Museum, 1300 First Ave., Seattle (206-654-3100 or seattleartmuseum.org/).

Park events

Bird tour

SAT Walk to learn about birds, for ages 8 and older, 8 a.m. Saturday, Discovery Park, 3801 Discovery Park Boulevard, Seattle; $5, preregister (206-386-4237 or seattle.gov/parks/find/centers/discovery-park-environmental-learning-center).

Discovering Seattle Parks

SAT Learn history and features of parks by author who’s visited all of Seattle’s 426 parks, 11 a.m. Saturday, White Center Library, 1409 S.W. 107th St., Seattle (206-243-0233 or kcls.org).

Fort Lawton Cemetery Program

SAT History presentation for ages 12 and older, 2-4 p.m. Saturday, Discovery Park, 3801 Discovery Park Boulevard, Seattle; $5, preregister (206-386-4237 or seattle.gov/parks/find/centers/discovery-park-environmental-learning-center).

Cedar River Salmon Journey

SAT-SUN See spawning salmon, learn about their epic journey from the ocean back to the Cedar River, for all ages, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays in October, Renton Library, 100 Mill Ave. S., Renton; Cedar River Park, 1717 S.E. Maple Valley Hwy., Renton; Cavanaugh Pond, Southeast 174th Avenue and Maple Valley Highway, Renton; and by 40-minute tour of the dam to learn about Seattle’s water supply, last tour leaves 3:15 p.m., Landsburg Park and Dam, Southeast 252nd Place and Landsburg Road Southeast, Ravensdale (seattleaquarium.org/salmon-journey).

Arboretum walk

SUN Guided walk for adults, fall color theme in Oct., 1 p.m. Sunday, Graham Visitor Center, 2300 Arboretum Dr. East, Seattle; free (206-685-8033 or botanicgardens.uw.edu/washington-park-arboretum/).

Centennial Gardens at the Arboretum

ONGOING New Azalea Way Centennial Garden celebrates the 100th anniversary of Seattle Garden Club, features a curving stone bench with views across the pond, plants including hydrangeas, summer flowering shrubs, rhododendrons, about half a mile from Graham Visitor Center, Washington Park Arboretum, 2300 Arboretum Dr. E., Seattle (206-543-8800 or /botanicgardens.uw.edu/washington-park-arboretum/).


Family Concert, Northwest Symphony Orchestra

FRI Concert includes visuals, popular pieces, instrument zoo, 7:30 p.m. Friday, Highline Performing Arts Center, 401 S. 152nd St., Burien; $15-$20 (206-242-6321 or northwestsymphonyorchestra.org).

Halloween Circus Spectacular

SAT Aerial and variety performances, 2 p.m. Saturday, Emerald City Trapeze Arts, 2702 Sixth Ave. S., Seattle; $25-$45, preregister (emeraldcitytrapeze.com).


Halloween Run

SAT For all ages and fitness levels 5K, 10K, 10 a.m., Obstacle Dash, 11 a.m. Saturday, Magnuson Park, 7400 Sand Point Way N.E., Seattle; $3-$25 (magnusonseries.org).

Run Scared 5K

SUN Costume contest, pumpkin bread, candy corn tasting bar, free kids dash; benefits Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, 9:30 a.m. Sunday, Seward Park, 5902 Lake Washington Blvd. S., Seattle; $20-$40 (206-330-5967 or runscared5k.com/).


Judson Park Retirement Center Bazaar

FRI-SAT Bake sale, quilted, knitted and crocheted items, heirloom linens, antiques, toys, Christmas decorations, clam chowder, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Judson Park Retirement Community, 23600 Marine View Dr. S., Des Moines (nextdoor.com/events/wa/des-moines/judson-park-bazaar-1605089).

Maple Valley Library Guild Fall Book Sale

FRI-SUN Used books, DVDs and CDs at bargain prices to benefit library programs, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Oct. 26, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, 1-4 p.m. Sunday, Maple Valley Library, 21844 S.E. 248th St., Maple Valley (425-432-4620 or kcls.org).

Special interest

Seattle Health Clinic

FRI-SUN Free medical, dental and eye care services, first-come first-served, 6:30 a.m. Friday-Sunday, KeyArena, 305 Harrison St., Seattle; limited free tickets distributed starting at 5 a.m. at Fisher Pavilion (206-684-7200 or seattlecenter.org/patients).

Tea Ceremony

SUN Introduction to Chanoyu at Shoseian Tea House, 1, 2 and 3 p.m. Sunday, Seattle Japanese Garden, 1075 Lake Washington Blvd. E., Seattle; $10, reservations required (206-684-4725 or seattlejapanesegarden.org/events-calendar/2017/10/29/tea-ceremony-introduction-to-chanoyu).

Veteran’s Day Celebration

WED All welcome to multicultural celebration honoring our servicemen and women, 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Black Box Theatre at Edmonds Community College, 20310 68th Ave. W., Lynnwood; free (425-640-1448 or blackboxedcc.org).

Discovery Center Launch Party

NOV. 2 Celebrate the Gates Foundation Visitor Center’s transformation to the “Gates Foundation Discovery Center” with performances, new exhibits, games, ways to take action, music, 5-8 p.m. Nov. 2, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Visitor Center, 440 Fifth Ave. N., Seattle; free (events.gatesfoundation.org/c/express/6028efa2-9434-4192-89a3-c55a2fca8016).

Travel events

Travel seminars

SAT Galapagos Island, 10 a.m. Saturday, Savvy Traveler, 112 Fifth Ave. S., Edmonds; free, call for reservations (425-744-6076 or savvytravelerstore.com).


Green Seattle Day

PLAN AHEAD Help plant thousands of plants at parks around Seattle, no experience necessary, tools, gloves, coffee, snacks provided, 9 a.m.-noon Nov. 4; hub at Jefferson Community Center, 3801 Beacon Ave. S., Seattle; preregister (greenseattle.org).


Trick or Treat Walk

SAT Emerald City Wanderers host 13K (8 miles), 10K (6.2 miles) and 5K Volkssport walks on the Snoqualmie Valley River Trail and through residential areas, costume contest; start anytime 9 a.m.-1 p.m., finish by 4 p.m. Saturday, Remlinger Farms, 32610 N.E. 32nd St., Carnation (emeraldcitywanderers.org).