Halloween is only a week away, and there are a lot of different ways to celebrate Halloween on Ossington in the days between now and next Monday. Some are free, some are not, and some are good for children too!
Here’s a round-up of the Halloween celebrations in Ossington Village.
Updated to include Opera Bob’s on Saturday night
The Art of Darkness, Artscape Youngplace
October 28, 5-8PM, free admission, all ages
Artscape Youngplace is offering a host of Halloween related activities, mostly for kids and their parents this Friday night from 5-8pm. The event takes over most of the Shaw Street building and includes performances and interactive activities like painting and stickers.
Halloween Fright Night, Opera Bob’s
October 29, 9PM, free admission
CATL 2nd Annual Halloween Shindig, The Dakota Tavern
October 29, 10PM, $10
Wear a costume and dance to this bluesy Toronto band at one of Toronto’s best music venues this Friday night. Tickets are available online.
Halloween House Party, The Painted Lady
October 29, 10PM
Come in costume and dance to the tunes of DJ Salazar along with burlesque dancer Rubie Magnitude
Hotnuts Halloqween Troll-y Mountain Co-Op, The Garrison
October 29, 10:30pm, $10
The glam Hotnuts crew is sure to showcase some fabulous costumes and performances this Saturday night at The Garrison. DJs and drag queens are great Halloween company.
Ghost Stories (Told Live) Toronto, The Garrison
October 30, 6:45PM, $10
This special edition of the recurring storytelling night will focus on spooky stories at The Garrison just in time for Halloween. Tickets are available for purchase online.
Halloween Parade, Trinity Bellwoods Park
November 1, 6pm, free admission, all ages
This annual event invites community members to bring their carved pumpkins to the park. Then the volunteers light all the pumpkins for all to see and enjoy. Cider and a pumpkin toss to follow.
We will update with any new events when we hear of them, and always check our calendar for local events. Happy Halloween!