Halloween

Halloween Pumpkins

The Great Pumpkin Walk & Community Fire

Members of the community can get a pumpkin, carve it, and then bring it back to us and we’ll light it up after sunset for a gorgeous pumpkin walk from Central Park to the Recreation Grounds where we will enjoy some live local music and stay warm sipping hot chocolate by the big fires.

Friday, October 27, 2023, 6 – 8 p.m.
Free
Banff Recreation Grounds    

Registration is required to receive a pumpkin. Call 403-762-1251 or Register Online

Pumpkin pick up starts on Monday, October 23 after 12 p.m. until Wednesday, October 25 at 4 p.m. at Banff Town Hall.

Pumpkin drop-off is at Protection Shelter on Friday, October 27 between 9 - 11 a.m. You can pick it back up on your way home from the Community Fire or on Sunday, October 29 at Protection Shelter, between 12 – 4 p.m.

All pumpkins not picked up will be donated. 

Echoes of the Forest Halloween

You and your family will enjoy a warm cup of hot apple cider while listening to spooky stories and fireside songs by local musicians. You will have the opportunity to take part in some frightful games, create some spooky arts and crafts and connect with your community. Banff Public Library Storytime held at 1:30 p.m., 2:15 p.m., and 3 p.m. 

Sunday, October 29, 2023, 1 – 4 p.m.
Free
Banff Recreation Grounds

Registration is not required for activities, just Art in the Park sessions with Mindy.

Call 403-762-1251 to register

The Singing Tree Coffeehouse presents Halloween Howl

Welcome Halloween by dressing up in your Halloween costume, howling at the moon, sipping a mocktail, enjoying a sweet treat, and listening to some of Bow Valley’s best local talent. There will be a prize for the best costume! All Ages.

Thursday, October 26, 2023, 7 – 9 p.m.
Location: St. Georges in the Pines Hall