When/where: From 3 to 4:30 p.m, Sunday at St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in Spangler Hall.
Why go? Games, crafts, a tattoo station, trick or treating, baked goods and drinks at the annual Halloween party hosted by the Lutherville Community Association.
Price: Donations welcome.
When/where: Show starts at 1 p.m., Saturday, at Magooby’s Joke House in Timonium. Doors open at noon.
Why go? Enjoy the magic of Peter Wood in this kid friendly show. Children in costume have a chance to win a $25 gift certificate to Toys R’ Us. There will be treat bags for the kids, free face painting, Halloween storytelling with The Witch Carlotta and Alouette the Dragon, and more.
When/where: At 11 a.m., Saturday, and from 6 to 8 p.m., Monday at Towson Town Center.
Why go? Miss Julie and Turner Dean of Magic will delight audiences on Saturday, while children will be afforded the chance to trick-or-treat around the mall from 6 to 8 p.m., Monday (for children 12-and-under at participating retailers).
When/where: From 1 to 7 p.m., Saturday, at The Shops at Kenilworth.
Why go? Halloween photos from 1 to 7 p.m., and a costume parade at 5 p.m. featuring your favorite characters, free goodies and trick-or-treat bags make for a fun, family-friendly afternoon. Click here for a coupon good for one free photograph.
When/where: At 11 a.m., Saturday at Barnes and Noble Booksellers in Pikesville.
Why go? Why not kick off the Halloweekend with a scary story or two from the best storytellers around?