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Eerie Events and Frightfully Fun Activities in Mississauga this Halloween

Oct 26, 2015

From spooky skates and bike rides to scary movies, there is no shortage of ways to celebrate Halloween in Mississauga this week. With Halloween-themed programs, events and activities taking place across the City, there is something spooktacular for everyone to enjoy.

Cycling: Event details –
3rd Annual Haunted Halloween Bike Ride at Eden Cemetery – A Halloween-themed community bike ride. 
2830 Derry Rd. W., Mississauga
All ages
Free (Registration required)
7 p.m. (bike helmets are mandatory)

Library: Event details –
Halloween Horror at Erin Meadows Library – Games, crafts, snacks and a scary movie night.
2800 Erin Centre Blvd., Mississauga
13 to 18 years old
5 to 9 p.m

Recreation: Event details –
Halloween Fun Skate at Burnhamthorpe Community Centre – Spooky Halloween themed skate.
1500 Gulleden Dr., Mississauga
All ages (Don’t forget to wear your Halloween costume)
Regular admission
7:15 to 8:45 p.m.

Mississauga Celebration Square: Event details –
Halloween Monster Mash at Celebration Square – Enjoy a spooktacular dance party with DJ Floz and Ki-Motion and participate in a Masquerade Costume Parade. Trick-or-treat, enjoy free crafts, face painting, ping pong and giant play blocks.
300 City Centre Dr., Mississauga
Children (3+)
Noon to 3 p.m.

Museums: Event details – (search: Halloween Thrills and Chills)
Halloween Thrills and Chills at Benares Museum – Dress up, play games, learn your fortune and prepare an apple treat.
1620 Orr Rd., Mississauga
5 to 8 years old   
$23.50 – registration is required
1 to 3 p.m.

Library: Event details –
Horror Movie Fest at Central Library in the Noel Ryan Auditorium

301 Burnhamthorpe Rd., Mississauga
Adults (14+)
o The Addams Family: 2 p.m.
o Beetlejuice: 4 p.m.
o The Others: 6 p.m.
o The Haunting: 8 p.m.
o The Ring: 10 p.m.
o The Shining: midnight

Library: Event details –
Teen Advisory Group Halloween Craft at Mississauga Valley Library
1275 Mississauga Valley Blvd, Mississauga
All ages   
11:15 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Library: Event details –
Halloween Story time at Select Mississauga Libraries
Children (5+)
1/2 hour
o Malton Library (3540 Morning Star Dr., Mississauga)  1 to 1:30 p.m.                         
o Mississauga Valley Library (1275 Mississauga Valley Blvd., Mississauga): 10:30 to 11 a.m.
o South Common Library (2233 South Millway, Mississauga): 2 to 2:30 p.m.
o Central Library (301 Burnhamthorpe Rd., Mississauga): 2 to 2:30 p.m.  

Library: Event details –
Halloween Activities at Burnhamthorpe Library
3650 Dixie Rd., Mississauga
Children (6+)
2 to 3 p.m.

Library: Event details –
Make Your Own Halloween Mask and Costume Parade at Cooksville Library
3024 Hurontario St. #212, Mississauga
Children (6+)   
10:30 to 11:15 a.m.  (Make your own mask)
11:30 to 11:45 a.m.   (Costume Parade)

Library: Event details –
Halloween Haunted House at Lakeview Library
1110 Atwater Ave., Mississauga
All ages   
6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Parks & Forestry: Event details –
Trick or Trees Tree Planting at Richard Jones Park (bring your own shovel)
81 Whitchurch Mews, Mississauga
All ages
Free – registration is required
9 a.m. to noon

Recreation: Event details –
Swamp Monster Swim & Spooktacular at Erin Meadows Community Centre
2800 Erin Centre Blvd., Mississauga
All ages
$15 (both events)
1:35 to 3 p.m. (Swamp swim)
3 to 7 p.m. (Spooktacular – movie and activities)


Media Contact:
Karen Flores
Senior Communications Advisor
City of Mississauga                                                  
905-615-3200, ext. 5053                                   
TTY: 905-896-5151