This Weekend: Halloween festivities, Jewish Food Fest and other fall events
DON'T FORGET: Trick-or-treating for Chatham, Bryan and Effingham Counties is on Saturday, October 30 this year.
Patchville at Savannah Christian Church
6-9 p.m., Oct 27, SCC Henderson Campus. Hundreds of parents and their kids show up each year for
Patchville at Savannah Christian Church.
6-8 p.m. Oct. 29, 2417 Louis Mills Blvd. Food, music, games, fun houses and more. Free. Count It All Joy Ministries and New Vision Baptist Church are sponsoring. For information, call LaShone Grimes at 912-547-7385.
7 p.m. Oct. 29 and 30, Skidaway Island State Park, 52 Diamond Causeway. Come out for a chilling haunted trail starting at 7:30 p.m. Friday. On Saturday, enjoy an afternoon of spooky kids crafts, pumpkin decorating contest, fun family games and food. Also join in hay rides and trick-or-treating. Register before Oct. 27 for trick-or-treating. Cost: $5 park pass. For information, call 912-598-2300.
Oatland Island Halloween Hike
5 p.m. Oct. 29, Oatland Island Wildlife Center, 711 Sandtown Road. Visitors trick-or-treat along a short portion of the trail and enjoy stories told by Mother Goose in the barn. Snacks, crafts, a fossil hunt and a hay ride complete the excursion. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Cost: $8 per child; $6 per adult. For information, call 912-395-1212 or 912-395-1500.
Fall Fest for Kids
7-8:30 p.m. Oct. 29, Savannah Civic Center, 301 W. Oglethorpe Ave. Kids can wear their favorite costume to the show called â€śThe Future is Yoursâ€ť and receive a free bag of candy. Free. Sponsored by Overcoming by Faith Ministries. For information, call 912-927-8601.
Block Party in Richmond Hill
5-8 p.m., Oct. 30, First Baptist Church, 9148 Ford Avenue, Richmond Hill. Families and children in 6th grade and younger are invited for the annual block party. Enjoy carnival style fun and games, including hayrides, face painting, live music, animal exhibits, a tricycle race and so much more!
Fall Festival in Garden City
Noon-4 pm. Oct. 30, Living Hope Community Fellowship, 5008 Augusta Road, Garden City. There will be activities, food and more. Free. For information, call 912- 965-0406.
Trunk or Treat
9 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 30, St. Patrickâ€™s Episcopal Church, 1281 Pine Barren Road, Pooler. There will be food, a costume contest and a yard sale. Hotdog lunch for $2. For information, call 912-826-1053.
2-5 p.m. Oct. 31, Bacon Park Pool Playground, Corner of Bacon Park Drive and Morgan St. There will be games, hay rides, food and childrenâ€™s booth. Tickets must be used and will be available at the park. All proceeds benefit the pool improvement fund. For information, call 912-303-0101.
Shalom Yâ€™all Jewish Food Festival
11a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 31, Forsyth Park, Bull and Gaston Streets. There will be music, dance, magic and puppet shows and Jewish foods from around the world. Free admission. Tickets: $1. For information, call 912- 376-6576.
Halloween Costume Contests
Visit savannahnow.com/contests to enter your chance to win cool prizes by uploading a Halloween costume photo of yourself, your pets or your children.