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Halloween events

Fri., Oct. 28, 2011


Free Scary Face Pancakes - Participating area IHOP restaurants will be giving out free Scary Face pancakes to children age 12 and under. Each oversized buttermilk pancake can be decorated with whipped cream, strawberry, Oreo cookies and candy corn. Today, 7 a.m.-10 p.m.

Liberty Lake Halloween - Children up to age 10 are invited to celebrate with stories, treats, games and a costume parade. Today, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Liberty Lake Library, 23123 E. Mission Ave. (509) 232-2510

“Murder at the Speakeasy” - Murder mystery dinner set in the 1920s. Today-Sunday, 6 p.m., The Lion’s Share, 1627 N. Atlantic Ave. $40/dinner and show; reservations required. (509) 327-1113,

Ignite’s Riverfront Fright Haunted House - For ages 13 and older. Today-Saturday, 7-11 p.m.; Sunday, 6-9 p.m.; Monday, 7-9:30 p.m., Riverfront Park IMAX. $8/adults, $6/students. (509) 795-0004,

Carnival of Nightmares - Presented by West Valley City School. Today-Saturday, 7-10:30 p.m., 8920 E. Valleyway Ave., Spokane Valley. $5/advance, $7/door. (509) 921-2836

Spokane Valley Mission Haunted Pool - Geared for ages 12 and older, but open to all with a parent/guardian. Today-Saturday, 7:30-10 p.m., Spokane Valley Mission Park, 11123 E. Mission Ave. $3/person ($2 with a can of food). (509) 688-0300

Creepy Hallow - A Haunted Village - Two paths to choose from. Today-Saturday, 7 p.m.-midnight, Northwest Renaissance Festival site, 6493 Highway 291, 18 miles north of Spokane between mile markers 18 and 19, Nine Mile Falls. $5 per person, per path. (509) 276-7728

Trail of Terror - Haunted half-mile hike hosted by the Inland Northwest Boy Scouts of America. Today, 7-10 p.m. and Saturday, 5-10 p.m., Dishman Hills, 625 S. Sargent Road (behind Appleway Chevrolet), Spokane Valley. $6 ($5 with three cans of food for Second Harvest). (509) 325-4562

KKZX Haunted Mansion Halloween Party - Third annual event with music by Kenny James Miller band, The Fail Safe Project, Malicious Mischief and Boycott. $10,000 in prizes, with $1,000 for best costume. Today, 7 p.m., Lincoln Center, 1316 N. Lincoln St. $15. (509) 230-3730

Barnes & Noble Halloween Storytime - Listen to “Goodnight Goon” by Michael Rex, make crafts, enjoy treats and wear your costume for a parade. Saturday, 11 a.m., Barnes & Noble, 15310 E. Indiana Ave., Spokane Valley. (509) 922-4104

Great Pumpkin Race - Race your pumpkin on wheels down the South Hill, for kids of all ages. Presented by Meals on Wheels. Saturday, noon-3:30 p.m., 17th Avenue and Madison Street. Free. (509) 891-8545,

Halloween Hullabaloo - Arts and crafts, costume contest, games, candy and more. Saturday, 6-8 p.m., Audubon Park, 3908 N. Driscoll Blvd. (509) 325-4541

Odyssey 2011 Masquerade - “Wicked Nights” benefit for Odyssey Youth Center, serving LGBTQA youth, with food, dancing and live and silent auctions (no-host bar). For ages 21 and older. Saturday, 7-11 p.m., Spokane Masonic Center, 1108 W. Riverside Ave. $50. (509) 325-3637

Bite Nite Halloween Party - With Kowazx & B Mega and DJ One, presented by NOW 105.7. $2,000 grand prize costume contest, more than $10,000 in other prizes. For ages 21 and older. Saturday, 8 p.m., Lincoln Center, 1316 N. Lincoln St. $10/door, $25/VIP seating. (509) 327-8000

“The Rocky Horror Picture Show” - Cult classic (must be 18 or older). Saturday, 11:59 p.m., Garland Theater, 924 W. Garland Ave. $3.50. (509) 327-1050

Broomstick Bash - Spooky games, crafts, costumes, pizza and more. Monday, 4-7 p.m., Mobius Kids, River Park Square, lower level, 808 W. Main Ave. $5. (509) 624-KIDS

Free Kids Halloween Carnival - Food, games, prizes, fire department, McGruff the Crime Dog, security onsite for children’s safety. Monday, 6-9 p.m., The Lincoln Center, 1316 N. Lincoln St. Free. (509) 863-2171

Halloween Party at Eastpoint - Candy, prizes, games, inflatables, food and more. Monday, 6-9 p.m., 15303 E. Sprague Ave., Spokane Valley. Free. (509) 533-6800

Halloween Candy Buy Back - Receive $1 per pound of candy brought in. All candy will be shipped to troops overseas for holiday care packages. Tuesday, 4-7 p.m. Kidds Dental, 1327 N. Stanford Lane, Suite B, Liberty Lake. (509) 891-7070

Eastern Washington

Colville Corn Maze & Pumpkin Patch - Two mazes spread over 10-plus acres. Today, 3:30-10 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 9 a.m.-9 p.m.; Monday, 3:30 p.m.-dusk, Knight Farms, 73 Oakshott Road, Colville. $7/ages 12 and older, $5/children, free/kids too young to walk. (509) 684-6751

Haunted House - Springdale - With kiddie carnival, face painting, free crafting and food available from the Creepy Cafe. Today-Saturday, 6-9:30 p.m., Camas Valley Grange, Main Street at Highway 231, Springdale. $3/advance, $4/door. (509) 258-7049,

EWU Haunted House - Sigma Phi Epsilon is turning its fraternity house into a haunted mansion to raise money for the charity Youth AIDS. Today-Saturday, 7-11 p.m., Eastern Washington University, 419 Fifth St., Cheney. $5.

North Idaho

The Amaizing Corn Maze - Three separate mazes, plus pick a pumpkin, shoot the Corn Cannon, helicopter rides, Tractor Tire Playground and more. Today, 4-11 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m.-11 p.m.; Sunday, noon-10 p.m., across from 3405 N. Beck Road, Hauser, Idaho. $9/adults, $6/ages 5-12 and seniors, free/age 4 and younger; Trail of Terror Haunted Maze $1 extra for ages 5 and older. (509) 242- CORN, www.theamaizing

Post Falls Lions Club Haunted House - Proceeds benefit local sight/hearing charities and food banks. Today-Saturday, 6 p.m.-midnight; Sunday-Monday, 6-10 p.m. Fourth and Post streets, Post Falls. $7 (up to $2 off with nonperishable food items). (208) 457-1076

Scarywood Haunted Nights - Featuring Blood Bayou, Terror Canyon Trail and the Zombiewood Express. Today-Saturday, 7 p.m.-midnight, Silverwood Theme Park, 27843 N. U.S. Highway 95, Athol, Idaho. $24.99/Thursdays, $29.99/Fridays, $34.99/Saturdays. (208) 683-3400

Tunnel of Terror – Today-Monday, 7-10 p.m., 7980 W. Diagonal Road at Highway 41, Rathdrum. $5/ages 12 and older, $3/ages 6-11, free/age 5 and younger.

Monster Concert - Spooky musical favorites for kids and adults, featuring Cynthia Marlette and Mark Haberman on the piano and pipe organ. Goodie bags for the kids, costumes optional. Today, 7-7:45 p.m., 1470 W. Hanley Ave., Coeur d’Alene. Free. (208) 765-8800

Witches Night Out - Bingo, costume contest, wine and chocolate, shopping specials. Saturday, 5-8 p.m., participating businesses in downtown Coeur d’Alene.

Tower Trick-or-Treat - Open to all community families, presented by University Housing and the Theophilus Tower residence hall students. Saturday, 5-7:30 p.m., University of Idaho, Theophilius Tower Lawn, 1001 Paradise Creek St., Moscow. Free; donations of a canned food item per child requested, but not required. (208) 885-7251

Drive-In Spooky Horror Movies - “Halloween” and “Halloween II,” Saturday, 8:30 p.m., State Line Speedway, Post Falls (from I-90 PleasantView Road exit, turn left on Prairie Avenue and left on Beck Road). $5/person. (208) 773-5019

Family Pumpkin Carving Contest - Bring your pumpkin to carve and we’ll clean up the mess Prizes will be awarded for creativity, teamwork and technical skills. Sunday, 1-3 p.m., Kroc Center, 1765 W. Golf Course Road, Coeur d’Alene. Free. (208) 667-1865

Downtown Coeur d’Alene Trick or Treat - Dress in costume and enjoy the safety at the downtown merchants. Monday, 4-6 p.m., Sherman Avenue, Coeur d’Alene. Free. (208) 415-0116

Wild West Halloween Party - Play in the pool, watch a movie, see Sheriff R.J. Kroc and visit the General Store to stock up on penny candy. Monday, 5-8 p.m., Salvation Army Kroc Center, 1765 W. Golf Course Road, Coeur d’Alene. Free. (208) 667-1865

Trick or Treat at Moscow Good Samaritan Villages - Monday, 6-7:30 p.m., 403 Samaritan Lane and 640 N. Eisenhower St., Moscow. Free. (208) 882-6560


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