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20+ Places to Go Trick-or-Treating


For families wanting to get into the Halloween spirit this month, there are plenty of spots for little ones to trick-or-treat at! Don’t forget your goody bags and costumes for all the spooky fun!


Boo at the Zoo | Oct 20-22, 2017
Did you know furry, fanged, and winged creatures at the Nation’s Zoo, love Halloween?! Celebrate with over 40 treat stations, live entertainment, and a commemorative trick-or-treat bag at the National Zoo’s Boo at the Zoo!


Air & Scare | Oct 21, 2017
See the spooky side of air and space at their annual Halloween Air and Scare! Arrive in costume for safe indoor trick-or-treating, creepy crafts, spooky science experiments, and other Halloween-themed activities. The tiniest visitors can check out the Tot Zone to play dress-up and hear a story! Learn more about this event here.


Village at Leesburg’s Monster Mash | Oct 21, 2017
Find an afternoon of spooky (and kid-friendly) fun in the Village at Leesburg! The Village will come alive for their 8th Annual Monster Mash and families will enjoy good old trick-or-treating, live music, and costume contests for children and pets!


Montessori of Gainesville – Casa dei Bambini Fall Festival | Oct 21, 2017
Montessori of Gainesville – Casa dei Bambini invites your family to their annual Fall Festival. This seasonal celebration is packed with fun, including trick-or-treating, a book fair, and even a puppet show!


Whole Foods Market 1K Costume Run & Trunk-or-Treat | Oct 25, 2017
Whole Foods Market Ashburn is getting in on the Halloween fun! Join them October 25, 2017, for a 1K race in costume, plus festival activities and all the candy you can collect from decorated trunks! Register online for this event.


Spooky Tots at Fairfax Corner | Oct 25, 2017
Head on over to the Plaza for Fairfax Corner’s annual Spooky Tots event on October 25, 2017, 10:30 am-12:30 pm! Enjoy trick-or-treating at participating retailers and restaurants, and stay for the music, games, pumpkin decorating, and giveaways!


Costume Connect Trunk-or-Treat & Festival | Oct 25, 2017
This free festival includes a swag bag, all the candy you can collect, price wheels, game truck, face painting, crafts, games, and so much more! Learn more about this event here.


Halloween House & Trick-or-Treat Trail at Walker Nature Center | Oct 27-28, 2017
Meet a kid-friendly cast of characters, live animals, and more at Reston’s Walker Nature Center! Enjoy a stroller-friendly trick-or-treat trail, jack-o-lanterns, carnival-style games, and sound and light effects!


Trick-or-Treating at Mount Vernon | Oct 27-28, 2017
Trick-or-treat on the beautiful grounds of George Washington’s former plantation home! Each year Mount Vernon opens its’ gates to plenty of spooktacular Halloween events, including trick-or-treating, a costume parade and contest, scavenger hunt, wagon rides, and more! Learn more about this event here.


Falloween at Market Common Clarendon | Oct 28, 2017
Market Common Clarendon will be in the fall spirit with their annual family Falloween event! Bring your family out to “The Loop” for pumpkin decorating, a petting zoo, center-wide trick-or-treating, balloon artists, face painters, and more! Learn more about this event.


Fall Festival Hosted by Montessori of Chantilly – Casa dei Bambini | Oct 28, 2017
More than a trunk-or-treat, children and their families are invited to enjoy Washington, DC’s “One-Man Band for Kids and Families!” — Peter McCory! This fall-inspired annual event also boasts crafts, games, and a book fair! Be sure to get into the spirit and come in costume, too!


Old Town Winchester Spooktacular | Oct 28, 2017
The Loudoun Street Pedestrian Mall in Old Town Winchester will get just a little bit spooky on October 28, 2017! Enjoy an afternoon of family-friendly trick-or-treating from shop to shop! The fun starts with participating merchants at 2 pm and goes until 4 pm! Learn more about this event here.


Dulles Town Center’s Mall-o-Ween | Oct 28, 2017
Mall-o-Ween, on October 28, 2017, gives little ones the opportunity to wear their costumes, visit candy cauldrons throughout the mall, participate in Halloween arts and crafts in The Eatery, see a magic show by Count Trickula in Center Court, and enjoy free horse-drawn hayrides outside the mall entrance.


Trunk-or-Treat | Oct 28, 2017
Grab your costume and head on over to Floris UMC’s parking lot for an evening of family-friendly fun! After collecting candy from festively decorated car trucks, enjoy food, treats, games, and more!


Trick-or-Treating at Reston Town Center | Oct 28, 2017
Kids won’t want to miss the Halloween treats at Reston Town Center! Enjoy trick-or-treating at participating merchants throughout the center (look for the pumpkin flyer in the window), 12-4 pm! Learn more about this event here.


Trick-or-Treat at Tudor Place | Oct 28, 2017
Discover kid-friendly tricks and treats at Tudor Place this holiday! Tudor Place Historic House & Garden opens its doors for pumpkin decorating, crafts, face painting, and of course, trick-or-treating! Open to children of all ages and accompanying adults, costumes are welcome!


Dulles Town Center Mall-o-Ween | Oct 28, 2017
Trick-or-treaters are invited to the mall to collect candy from their festive cauldrons! Select stores will be hosting Halloween-inspired activities, Center Court will boast a Halloween magic show, The Eatery Food Court will host arts and crafts! Plus, don’t miss free horse-drawn hay rides at the main entrance of the mall!


Trick-or-Treating at Bull Run Plaza | Oct 28, 2017
Dress to impress at Bull Run Plaza on October 28, 2017! Participating merchants will be handing out candy along the plaza from 12-2 pm, rain or shine. Plus, enjoy characters, balloon art, and more! Learn more about this event here.


Harbor Halloween at National Harbor | Oct 29, 2017
It’s all treats and no tricks at National Harbor’s annual Harbor Halloween! On October 29, 2017, children are invited to trick-or-treat at participating establishments, cozy up for a showing of the movie Hocus Pocus, experience Howl-Lo-Ween at The Black Dog, and even participate in a pumpkin carving contest! The fun is from 12 pm to 2:30 pm. Learn more here.


Trick-or-Treating at Brambleton Town Center | Oct 29, 2017
Ghouls, goblins, witches, and more are welcome at the Brambleton Town Center and Welcome Center for free trick-or-treating fun on October 29, 2017! Enjoy Halloween treats, a craft station, balloon artist, and hay rides from 12-2 pm, rain or shine! This event is free and open to the public. Learn more about this event here.


Boo at the Zoo at Roer’s Zoofari | Oct 31, 2017
For a little boo at the zoo, head on over to Roer’s Zoofari for their Halloween Trick-or-Treat event! From 3 to 6 pm October 31, 2017, families are invited to the zoo for trick-or-treating! Learn more here.


Fair Oaks Mall-o-Ween | Oct 31, 2017
Each year more than 10,000 trick-or-treaters visit Fair Oaks Mall for one of the largest indoor Halloween events of its kind! From 5:30-7:30 pm, kids are invited to Grand Court West for a Spooktacular Science Lab sponsored by Children’s Science Center Lab! In addition to this educational treat, there will be loads of candy to fill your little one’s bags at candy stations throughout the mall. Plus, there will be a special guest appearance for trick-or-treaters. Learn more about this event here.


Manassas Park Community Center’s Trunk-or-Treat | Oct 31, 2017
Ghosts, monsters, superheroes, and princesses — it could only mean one thing — it’s Halloween! Come out to the Community Center for an evening of fun and safe trunk or treating. Decorated vehicles will align the parking lot with their trunks open as they pass out candy to all the trick-or-treaters! Learn more about this event here.


Manassas Mall Trick-or-Treat | Oct 31, 2017
Visitors will find plenty of treats throughout Manassas Mall! Dress up in your favorite costume and trick-or-treat at participating stores throughout the mall! Shopping and sweets go hand-in-hand so be sure to swing by for fun! Learn more about this event here.


Trick-or-Treat at Leesburg Corner Premium Outlets | Oct 31, 2017
Children are invited to trick-or-treating at participating stores. Plus, there will be costumed characters roaming the center to take pictures with!


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