Sponsors Wanted for El Morro’s Boo Blast
El Morro’s Boo Blast Halloween carnival is set for Friday, Oct. 25, from 2:30 to 7:30 p.m. at El Morro Elementary School.
The annual PTA-organized event knits together with help from hundreds of volunteers and El Morro families as well as local sponsors.
Funds raised support school programs. Potential contributors should contact Boo Blast chair Roshaunie Sirianni at 949.395.2018 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Spooky Science Haunts Center
Creepy crawlers, giant pumpkins, and make-your-own slime ooze their way to Santa Ana’s Discovery Science Center (DSC) beginning Oct. 5, for a month of Spooky Science.
Guests will explore a 3-D maze, investigate screaming balloons, get up-close-and-personal with real spiders, and practice their werewolf howls at our “phases of the moon” learning station.
Special events on weekends include costume extravaganzas, Dr. Sue’s Insect Zoo, a magician, and a mini-pumpkin giveaway.
Tickets: adult, $15.95; children 3-14, $12.95.
Halloween Among the Animals
OC Parks gets in on kids favorite holiday with Halloween Zoo-tacular at the OC Zoo in Irvine Regional Park, 1 Irvine Park Rd., Orange, Saturday, Oct. 26 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Guests are invited to trick-or-treat through the zoo, take part in a Halloween scavenger hunt, create crafts, and face painting. The first 100 children entering the Halloween Zoo-tacular in costume will receive a free gift.
Halloween activities are free with $2 admission; parking is $5 per vehicle on weekends and $3 during the week.