It is a long weekend to wait for Halloween on Monday. If you are looking for some additional trick-or-treat opportunities for the kiddies this weekend, here are some great neighborhood activities to bust out the costumes early.
Greenwood-Phinney: Treats from businesses along Greenwood-Phinney avenues from 12-3PM on Saturday.
Madrona: Treats for kids and a costume contest at Shelter House in the Madrona Playfield. Sunday, 4-6PM.
Captiol Hill: Kids Halloween Parade, 3PM Sunday at Cal Anderson Park.
Maple Leaf: Parade of Costumes on Sunday from 2-4PM starting behind the Roosevelt Alehouse.
Ballard: Treats from downtown Ballard businesses on Monday from 4-6PM.
West Seattle Junction: Treats for kids from participating merchants, 1-3 PM. Saturday, California Avenue Southwest and Southwest Alaska Street, Seattle (wsjunction.org).
University Village: Treats from merchants for ages 11 and younger, 4-6 PM. Sunday, University Village, 25th Avenue Northeast and Northeast 45th Street, Seattle (206-523-0622 or uvillage.com).
Halloween on Holman: Treats for kids in costumes accompanied by parents, 1-4 PM Sunday, Carkeek Plaza Shopping Center, 9999 Holman Road N.W., Seattle (206-632-8300).
Columbia City Halloween: Treats for kids at businesses marked with balloons, costume contest at Geraldine’s Counter, music and drink specials for adults, 3:30-6 PM Sunday, Rainier Avenue South from South Edmunds Street to South Hudson Street, Seattle (columbiacityseattle.com).
Funfest, Bellevue Square: Treats for kids from participating merchants, clowns, Mad Science, photos, 4-7 PM, performances by Brian Vogan and His Good Buddies, 4 and 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Bellevue Square, Bellevue (www.bellevuesquare.com).
Old Bellevue: Treats for kids in costume from participating merchants, 2-5 PM Sunday, Old Bellevue, 103rd Avenue Northeast and Main Street, Bellevue (425-453-1655).
Gilman Village: For all ages, pets too, treats at participating stores, 1-3PM Sunday, Gilman Village, 317 N.W. Gilman Blvd., Issaquah (425-392-6802 or www.gilmanvillage.com).
Trick-or-Treating, Kent Station: Treats for kids, 4-6 PM Sunday, Kent Station, 417 Ramsay Way, Kent (253-856-2301 or www.kentstation.com).
Halloween at the Commons: Trick-or-treat at participating merchants, 3:30-5 PM; Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) music and dance experience, 5-6 p.m.; Halloween games and crafts from around the world, 6-7 p.m. Sunday, Third Place Commons, 17171 Bothell Way N.E., Lake Forest Park (206-366-3302 or www.thirdplacecommons.org).
Mountlake Terrace: Treats for kids from decorated car trunks and local businesses, 4-7 PM Sunday, Mountlake Terrace, 22400 56th Ave. W., Mountlake Terrace (425-218-5996).