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Carve Out Time for Some Halloween Fun

Get your Halloween costume ready and check out the events and activities happening across Mississauga.

Entertainment and activities | October 23, 2019

Halloween is just a few days away. From pumpkin decorating to Halloween storytelling, add some fall festivities to your calendar! Get your Halloween costume ready and check out the events and activities happening across Mississauga.

Halloween at the Museum

Fantastic Beasts of Benares
Benares Historic House
Saturday, October 26 and Sunday, October 27, Noon to 4 p.m.

Are you a fan of all things wizarding and magical? Make sure to get your tickets for Fantastic Beasts of Benares, a two-day event filled with crafts, games, treats, prizes, spell casting classes, potion making and, of course, real life beasts. There’s magical fun to be enjoyed by all!

Fantastic Beasts of Benares

Park Your Pumpkin
Bradley Museum
Friday, November 1, 6 to 8 p.m.

Do you have a hard time saying goodbye to your pumpkin? Give your pumpkin one last chance to shine by bringing it to the free Park Your Pumpkin event on November 1. Check out everyone’s creations while enjoying music and tasty treats and see the Bradley Museum like you’ve never seen it before with a candle lit tour.

Park your Pumpkin

For more information about at the City’s museums, visit

Halloween at the Library

Halloween Haunted House
Burnhamthorpe Library
Saturday October 26, 2 to 4 p.m.

Lakeview Library
Thursday, October 31, 5:30 to 8 p.m.

Experience a haunted house experience like no other. These all ages, free events are fun for all. Bring your friends and family and get ready for a spooky good time.

Sew Your Own Halloween Costume
Central Library
Friday, October 25 and Wednesday, October 30, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Learn the basics of working with a sewing machine, and use your skills to make your own Halloween costume! Bring your own fabric and accessories. To register, call 905-615-3500. For ages 13 to 19.

Halloween Spooktacular
Courtneypark Library
Saturday, October 26, 2 p.m.

From pumpkin decorating to Halloween crafts and games, this all ages event is sure to get you and your family in the Halloween spirit.

Halloween Family Storytime
Various locations
Call your local library branch for times and availability

Wear your costume or come as you are to enjoy some Halloween themed stories, songs, rhymes, and early literacy activities. For families with children of all ages.

For more information about programs and activities happening at Mississauga’s libraries, visit

Halloween at Mississauga Celebration Square

Halloween Lab
Mississauga Celebration Square
Saturday, October 26, Noon to 3 p.m.

Put a spooktacular twist on Halloween and come to the Halloween Lab at Celebration Square for an afternoon of science shows, hands on activities, sweet treats and costumes! See the Mad Scientist at work, explore chemistry and physics and check out the Monster Petting Zoo.

Halloween Lab

For more information about events happening at Mississauga Celebration Square, visit

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