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Updated Halloween fun guide: Haunted houses, pumpkins, trick-or-treating and more

Jack-o-lanterns will light the night at a variety of events, including the Glow Festival at Powell Gardens, Night of the Living Farm at Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead, Pumpkins on Parade at Cave Springs Park and Fairy Tale Forest at Martha Lafite Thompson Nature Sanctuary.
Jack-o-lanterns will light the night at a variety of events, including the Glow Festival at Powell Gardens, Night of the Living Farm at Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead, Pumpkins on Parade at Cave Springs Park and Fairy Tale Forest at Martha Lafite Thompson Nature Sanctuary.

Through Oct. 30

Exiled KC

Check website for times and dates. ZipKC, 12829 Loring, Bonner Springs. exiledkc.com. 913-276-0018. $25.

Liberty Corn Maze

Check website for hours and dates. 17607 N.E. 52nd, Liberty. libertycornmaze.wix.com/liberty-corn-maze. 816-781-9196. $8-$10.

Sylvia Bailey Farm Park

Noon-6 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. 1800 S.E. Ranson, Lee’s Summit. lsparks.net. 816-969-1500. $6.

Worlds of Fun events

Check website for times and dates. Worlds of Fun, 4545 Worlds of Fun Ave. worldsoffun.com. 816-454-4545. $35.99-$57.99.

Through Oct. 31

3rd Street Asylum

Check website for times and dates. Third and Cedar, Bonner Springs. 3rdstreetasylum.com. $25.

Carolyn’s Country Cousins Pumpkin Patch

10 a.m.-7 p.m. daily. 17607 N.E. 52nd, Liberty. carolynscountrycousins.com. $10-$12.

Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead

10 a.m.-3 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. 13800 Switzer, Overland Park. drfarmstead.org. $9-$10.

“Evil Dead: The Musical”

Check website for times and dates. H&R Block City Stage, Union Station. evildeadkc.com. $17.50-$25.

Faulkner’s Pumpkin Ranch

10 a.m.-6 p.m. daily. Faulkner’s Ranch, 10600 Raytown Road. faulknersranch.com/pumpkin-season. 816-761-5055. $9.

Mount Washington Manor Haunted House

7-10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. 9515 E. Independence Ave., Independence. mtwashingtonmanor.com. $5-$10.

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Through Nov. 5

Edge of Hell, Beast and Macabre Cinema

Edge of Hell (1300 W. 12th), Beast (1401 W. 13th), Macabre Cinema (1222 W. 12th). Check websites for times and dates. edgeofhell.com, kcbeast.com and macabrecinema.com. 816-842-4280. $27.

Oct. 21

Burlesque Downtown Underground

7 and 9:30 p.m. Musical Theater Heritage, Crown Center, 2450 Grand. kcburlesque.com. $15-$25.

Friday Fright Night

6 p.m. Oak Grove Park, Gladstone. gladstone.mo.us. 816-423-4200. $2 or two canned goods.

Oct. 21-23

Fairy Tale Forest

5:30-8 p.m. Martha Lafite Thompson Nature Sanctuary, 407 N. Lafrenz, Liberty. naturesanctuary.com. 816-781-8598. $5-$8.

Oct. 21-22 and 28-29

Ghost Tours and Paranormal Investigations

6:30 p.m. (tours) and 10 p.m. (investigations; also Oct. 31). Wornall House, 6115 Wornall. wornallmajors.org. 816-444-1858. $15-$30.

Oct. 22

Boo Ball

6:30 p.m. Stoney Creek Hotel and Conference Center, 18011 Bass Pro Drive, Independence. saintlukesgiving.org. 816-347-4853. $100.

Halloween Extravaganza

1-6 p.m. Municipal Auditorium Exhibition Hall, 301 W. 13th. kcconvention.com/event/halloween-extravaganza. $9.

Halloween Trunk-or-Treat

2-4 p.m. Wyandotte County Fairgrounds, 13700 Polfer, Kansas City, Kan. wycofair.com. 913-721-2333. $5.

Hammerween VII

5 p.m. Granada, 1020 Massachusetts, Lawrence. thegranada.com. 785-842-1390. $10.

Haunted Bell Tower Bash

7 p.m. The Arts Asylum, 1000 E. Ninth. social-heart.org/event/the-haunted-bell-tower-bash. $30-$50.

Pumpkins on Parade

4:30-9 p.m. Cave Springs Park, 8701 E. Gregory. cavespring.org/pumpkins-on-parade-2016. 816-659-1945. Free.

Oct. 22-23

Hoots & Howls

10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Kansas City Zoo, 6800 Zoo Drive. kansascityzoo.org. 816-513-5800. Included in admission, $11.50-$14.50.

Oct. 22-23 and 29-30

Brick or Treat

11 a.m., 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. Legoland Discovery Center, 2475 Grand. legolanddiscoverycenter.com/kansascity. 816-471-4386. $15-$18.50.

Underwater Pumpkin Carving

11 a.m. and 2 p.m. SeaLife, 2475 Grand. visitsealife.com/kansas-city. 816-471-4386. Included in regular admission, $13.50-$20.

Oct. 22 and 29

Fort Leavenworth Haunted Tours

7 p.m. Old U.S. Disciplinary Barracks. ffam.us. $13-$15.

Oct. 23

Día de los Muertos/Day of the Dead

1-4 p.m. Kansas City Museum at Corinthian Hall, 3218 Gladstone. kansascitymuseum.org. 816-513-0720. Free.

Oct. 27

Enchanted Forest

5:30-8:30 p.m. Sar-Ko-Par Trails Park, 87th Street Parkway and Lackman Road, Lenexa. ci.lenexa.ks.us/parks/festivals_enchanted.html. 913-477-7500. Free.

Screenland at the Symphony: “The Phantom of the Opera”

7 p.m. Helzberg Hall, Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. kcsymphony.org. 816-471-0400. $25-$50.

Oct. 28

Halloween Concert

7:30 p.m. Lied Center, 1600 Stewart, Lawrence. lied.ku.edu. 785-864-2787. $6-$8.

Oct. 29

Boo Bash

8 p.m. Arvest Bank Theatre at the Midland, 1228 Main. midlandkc.com. 816-283-9921. $25-$30.

Boos, Barks & Badges Halloween Parade

10 a.m. City Hall Plaza to Howard Station Park, Lee’s Summit. downtownls.org. 816-246-6598. Free.

Halloween Trolley Bar Crawl Crawl-o-ween

8 p.m. The Well, 7421 Broadway. eventbrite.com. $15-$25.

Historical Hauntings

6-11 p.m. Shawnee Town 1929, 11501 W. 57th. shawneetown.org. 913-248-2360. Free.

Independence Halloween Parade

10 a.m. Historic Independence Square. ichamber.biz. Free.

Pumpkin Palooza

6-8 p.m. Memorial Park, 602 Maurer Parkway, Belton. beltonparks.org. 816-348-7400. Free.

The Running Dead 5K

8 a.m. Kansas City Renaissance Festival, 633 N. 130th, Bonner Springs. runningdeadkc.com. 913-721-2110. $30-$40.

Spookfest

5-8 p.m. Science City, Union Station. unionstation.org/sciencecity. $5-$7.

Spooky Skate

2-4 p.m. Line Creek Community Center, 5940 N.W. Waukomis. kcparks.org. 816-513-0760. $6 (free if you wear costume); $2 skate rental.

Trick-or-Treat in Downtown Parkville

Regular business hours. Downtown Parkville. parkvillemo.org. 816-505-2227. Free.

Trick-or-Treating

2-4 p.m. Downtown Overland Park. downtownop.org/halloween. Free.

Trick-or-Treat on Main Street

10 a.m.-noon. Main Street, between 10th and 12th Streets, Blue Springs. business.bluespringschamber.com/events/details/trick-or-treat-on-main-street-9449. Free.

WonderSpook

5-7 p.m. Wonderscope Children’s Museum, 5700 King, Shawnee. wonderscope.org. 913-287-8888. $5-$10.

Zombie “Holloween”

8:30 p.m. Knuckleheads, 2715 Rochester. knuckleheadskc.com. 816-483-1456. $10.

Oct. 29-30

Boo-Tastic Fun

Noon-4 p.m. Crown Center Shops, Level 1 Atrium. crowncenter.com. 816-274-8444. Free.

Boo at the Zoo

9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Kansas City Zoo, 6800 Zoo Drive. kansascityzoo.org. 816-513-5800. Included in admission, $11.50-$14.50.

Oct. 30

Overland Park Orchestra Halloween Concert

3 p.m. Tomahawk Ridge Community Center, 11902 Lowell, Overland Park. oporchestra.com. 913-268-7376. Free.

Oct. 31

Gatsby Halloween Party

7 p.m. Belvoir Winery, 1325 Odd Fellows, Liberty. belvoirwinery.com. 816-200-1811. $80.

Halloween Monster Maze

3:30-6:30 p.m. Gage Center, 1101 N.W. Jefferson, Blue Springs. gagecenter.com. 816-220-7775. Free.

The People’s Liberation Big Band of Greater Kansas City

7 p.m. Blue Room, 1600 E. 18th. club.americanjazzmuseum.org. 816-474-6262. Free.

Safe in Sound Halloween Festival

8 p.m. Arvest Bank Theatre at the Midland, 1228 Main. midlandkc.com. 816-283-9900. $20-$30 ($35 day of show).

Safe Trick-or-Treat

5-9 p.m. Zona Rosa, 8690 N. Dixson. northlandhalloween.org. Free.

Trick or Treat Downtown

5-7 p.m. Downtown Liberty, 111 N. Water. historicdowntownliberty.org. 816-781-3575. Free.

Nov. 6

Day of the Dead

10 a.m.-4 p.m. Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, 4525 Oak. nelson-atkins.org. 816-751-1278. Free.

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