With the run-up to Halloween, there are some fun events happening this weekend. Get your costumes ready!

Enter a costume contest

The great thing about costume contests this year is that many are virtual and you can enter your creative costumes with a snap. The Maui Mall is hosting one starting today through Oct 30th. Details can be found at mauimall.com. The Lahaina Cannery Mall is also hosting a contest: lahainacannerymall.com

Dress up your pet

Even your pets can get involved! Maui Mall has teamed up with the Maui Humane Society for their annual pet contest. You can enter here: https://www.mauihumanesociety.org/ways-to-give/2020-maui-mall-halloween-pet-costume-contest/

Carve pumpkins

It is the Spooky Season at Azeka Shopping Center! The Kihei shopping center is celebrating Halloween virtually this year with an Azeka Pumpkin Carving & Painting Contest. Families who are carving and designing pumpkins for Halloween are encouraged to join the virtual contest between October 24th and October 31st. Participants can submit a photo of their creation by using the hashtag #AzekaPumpkinParty in the Facebook or Instagram caption and tagging @azekamaui. For details visit: https://azekashoppingcenter.com/pumpkincontest

Feed mythical creatures

On Sunday, Oct 25th from 12-4pm at Awalau Farm in Haiku, Maui, discover a magical forest trail with mythical creatures like dragons, mermaids, unicorns and more. Family Friendly, Costumes Encouraged, Easy hike. This year they won’t have games or craft booths but will have a few new creatures to meet and plenty of faerie magic. https://awalaufarm.com/product/enchanted-farm-tour/

Parades, drive-throughs, and more

In case you missed it, we shared other Family-Friendly Halloween events in this post here, Happening this weekend include the Fall Harvest Drive-Through and The Haiku Community Halloween Parade.

Have a safe weekend!