Safety Halloween Bags: Reflective mylar bags sporting safety tips parents should know and fun graphics for kids are available at Oahu Cookie Corner locations beginning Oct. 28. McGruff bag distribution sponsored by Jeep Eagle Aloha Bowl.
Generous spirits: Volunteers will be trick-or-treating for the United Nations Children's Fund on Oct. 31. For information, call 732-3191.
Halloween Adventures: Families can visit Storybook Time, King Author's Court, Jungle Fever, Circus Fun and Toy Land, Fridays through Sundays in October, and Oct. 31. The fantasy maze and game room at Ward Centre, next to Ryan's Grill, are presented by the Honolulu Chinese Jaycees and the Pacific Rim Junior Chamber. Hours are 6 to 9 p.m. Fridays and Oct. 31, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturdays and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sundays. Tickets $3 children, $2 adults. Call Derek at 262-1382. Benefits Alzheimer's Association and Children's Discovery Center.
Haunted House: Spook-filled maze at Market City Shopping Center opens Oct. 18, 19, 25 and 26. Hours are 6 to 10 p.m. Fridays and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 to 10 p.m. Saturdays. Guided tours adjusted to age levels. Tickets $2 in advance, $3 at the door. Call 737-5544. Benefits the Kaimuki-Waialae YMCA Teen Leadership.
Spooky Stories: Mission Houses Museum has activities for children, a scavenger hunt and "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" video 5 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 19 and 26. Tours leave for Mission Cemetery, Royal Tomb, Lunalilo's Tomb, other sites at 5:15, 5:45 and 6:15 p.m. (tickets must be purchased in advance). Admission with tour is $5 adults, $2.50 children; activities only, $4 and $2. Call 531-0481.
Ghost stories: Rick Carroll, editor of the "Chickenskin!" anthology, tells stories 1 p.m. Oct. 20 at Borders, Ward Centre.
CyberScream: Haunted Kingdom V opens 5 to 9 p.m. Oct. 24, 25, 26 and 31, and noon to 5 p.m. Oct. 27, at Windward Mall. Tickets $4 adults, $3.50 children. Benefits the Windward Abuse Shelter.
Haunted Houses: Mililani High School has two scary spots - one for younger children - with games and food booths 5 to 9 p.m. Oct. 25 and 26. Call 627-7100. Benefits campus groups, Mililani elementary schools and area organizations.
Haunted House: Waianae High School Band Booster Club fund-raiser opens 5 to 9:30 p.m. Oct. 25, 26 and 31 at Waianae Mall. Admission $1.
The Dungeon: Haunted House at Roosevelt High School features 10 skits from 6 to 10:30 p.m. Oct. 25 and 26. Admission $3; adult should accompany children younger than 5. Call 587-4626.
Kaimuki contest: Karen Keawehawai'i and the Royal Hawaiian Band entertain at the annual contest and parade at Kaimuki Recreational Park, 6 p.m. Oct. 25. Volunteers may call Nelson at 734-7050.
Haunted Hollow Manor: The Rotary Club of Hawaii Kai, Kaiser High School's Interact Club and Kaiser's Junior Air Force ROTC present seven rooms of gloom, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Oct. 25, 26, 29, 30 and 31. Admission $3; proceeds go to Rotary and Interact service projects. Call Kevin Carney at 395-7830.
Children's Fair: Families with children ages 2 to 10 can enjoy pumpkin painting, a Haunted House, arts and crafts, pony rides, games, costume parades, more, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 26 and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 27 at La Pietra Hawaii School for Girls. With gift, plant and pottery sales and haku lei making. Free shuttle service from Kapiolani Community College. Benefits La Pietra's financial aid program. Call 922-2744.
Discover Moiliili festival: Halloween-themed activities stretch from Kuhio School to the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Oct. 26. Craft fair, ceramics sale, pumpkin carving, street parade (5:30 p.m.), costume contest, Haunted House (at the Moiliili Community Center), stories, puppet show and tours of Moiliili Cemetery. The JCCH Historical Gallery will be open to the public; call 945-7633. For festival information, call 955-1555.
Costume contest: McDonalds-Windward Mall has a contest for children 12 and older, Oct. 26 at Center Court. Call 233-4729.
Parade of Playhouses: Architects Hawaii has designed four elaborate, life-size children's playhouses for display during a carnival Oct. 26 and 27 at Hawaii Kai Shopping Center. Children can trick-or-treat at the play structure, surf shop, general store and summer palace. Carnival features pony rides, games, clowns, food and activities. Tickets $6 children, $1 adults. Call 395-1700. Benefits Hawaii Children's Cancer Foundation.
Boo in the Zoo: The Honolulu Zoo features a Haunted House created by zookeepers, trick-or-treating among the animals, entertainment by the "Monster Band" and more fun, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Oct. 26. Admission $3 adults, $1 children. Call 926-3191.
Run For Your Bones: The 2K fun walk/run and Halloween party begins 5:30 p.m. Oct. 26 at Kamakee Street and finishes at the Ward Warehouse Amphitheater, where judges will choose the best costumes. Prizes include travel and dining packages. Jack-o'-lanterns carved by UH-Manoa architecture students on display.
Entry forms available at the Hawaii Osteoporosis Foundation, Fox 2 Hawaii's News Channel and Ward Warehouse and Ward Centre stores. Entry fee is $20; packet pickup is Oct. 19. Call Cindy Cote at 592-2639. Sponsored by Victoria Ward Ltd., Obun Hawaii Inc. and Fox 2.
Halloween stories: Donna Segaran shares stories with children in preschool through third grade, 1 p.m. Oct. 27 at Borders, Waikele. At 4 p.m. Oct. 27, Rick Carroll tells "Chickenskin!" stories of Hawaii spooks. The Drama Club will give a "Halloween Safety" performance 7 p.m. Oct. 30 at the Waikele bookstore.
Costume contest: 2:30 p.m. Oct. 19 at Windward Mall. Co-sponsored by Hot I-94 radio.
Halloween Bash Dance: The party's in the Community Room at Waianae Mall 6 to 11 p.m. Oct. 25. Tickets $2 in advance, $3 at the door. Call Tammy at 696-9720.
Halloween Dance Party: The Country & Western Dance Association has dancing and a costume contest, 7 to 11 p.m. Oct. 26 at the Pali Golf Course Clubhouse. Admission $5 with costume, $7 general. Call 423-0199.
Hungry Ghosts: Storyteller Barbara Wong conjures up Chinese ghosts 7 p.m. Oct. 26, Waikiki Heritage Theatre, International Marketplace. Tickets $8. Reserve at 943-0371.
Halloween Open Dance: Join Parents Without Partners, 8 p.m. to midnight Oct. 26 at the Tripler Officers Club. Costume contest, fun and food. General admission $10. Call 262-7441.