13 Family-Friendly West Island Halloween Activities


2019 West Island Halloween Activity Guide

Halloween in the West Island is so much more than one night of amazing trick-or-treating! It’s weeks of spooky fun activities like skating in your costume, visiting a haunted forest, or even, attending a Halloween Ball. Check out these 13 fang-tastic events handpicked by the ghouls of West Island Blog, muahaha.

1Hallo-“tween” Party

Calling all tweens ages 10 to 14! This no-adults-allowed party held at the Ile-Bizard centre socioculturel is just for you. Deejay, dance, costume contest, prizes, games, a candy bar (yum!), board games and more!
When: Friday, October 25, 2019, at 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM
Where:  Centre socioculturel de L’Île-Bizard, 490 Montée de l’Église
Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/2618211471579579/

2Pumpkin Decorating Contest

It’s time to show off those pumpkin carving skills! Enjoy decorating your pumpkin at home or the Halte-Biblio on October 26. When your masterpiece is finished, bring it to the library between October 24th and 30th. Fun prizes are up for grabs!
When:  October 19-20 and October 26-27 from 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Where: DDO Library, 12001 Salaberry Blvd, Dollard-Des Ormeaux
Info: https://ville.ddo.qc.ca/en/events/halloween-pumpkin-decorating-contest

3Halloween on Ice at the Kirkland Arena

Grab your Halloween costume and your skates and head on over to the Kirkland arena for an evening of skating fun! Don’t forget your helmet!
When: Saturday, October 26 from 7:00 PM – 8:15 PM
Where:  16950 Hymus Boulevard, Kirkland, QC H9H 3W7
Info: http://www.ville.kirkland.qc.ca/culture-and-recreation/events/halloween-on-ice

4Halloween in the Haunted Forest

Dress up and come out on the trails for a night walk in the woods! Take a chance to meet creatures of the forests as they morph and squeal! Chalet Pruche will be open to hordes of elves, ferries, monsters and any other creatures who show up. All ages welcome. Children under 14 should be accompanied by an adult. Length of walk: 1.5 km total. Adults: $10 / Children: $5 (entrance, parking and tax included). Bring flashlights or a headlamp and dress appropriately for the weather.
When: Saturday, October 26 from 4:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Where: Morgan Arboretum, Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue
Info: https://www.mcgill.ca/morganarboretum/channels/event/halloween-haunted-forest-300830

5Halloween at the Zoo!

The Ecomuseum Zoo invites families to enjoy the fall colours and the Halloween festivities at the only outdoor zoo on the island of Montréal. On the weekends of October 19th– 20th and 26th –27th, the zoo is offering quite frightening discount indeed: all children who will come to the zoo with a costume on will enjoy a 50% discount on the regular admission price!
When:  October 19-20 and October 26-27 from 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Where: Ecomuseum Zoo
Info: https://www.zooecomuseum.ca/en/halloween-at-the-zoo-1/

6Pointe-Claire Halloween Party

Come and enjoy an afternoon of inflatables, face painting, game stations, wax hands, science workshops and more! Food trucks will be parked and ready to serve you ($).
When: Saturday, October 26 from 10:00 AM
Where: Arthur-Séguin Chalet, Pointe-Claire
Info: https://www.pointe-claire.ca/en/calendar/halloween-party/

7IndigoKids Halloween

Dress up in your best costume and join in on a Halloween parade! Plus, make your own colour changing slime and hunt for treasure in the Foam Alive demo. This event is perfect for children aged 5+.
When: Saturday, October 26 from 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Where: Chapters Pointe-Claire
Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/903227046708895/

8Spooktacular Cake and Cookie Decorating

Come decorate a Halloween cake. No experience needed! Snapcakes provides the cake and everything you need to turn it into a delicious and spooky work of art. They will demonstrate a few simple steps to get you creating a creepy edible masterpiece! (Recommended for ages 10 and up).
When: Sunday, October 27th from at 12:00 PM
Where: Brasserie La Residence, 4705 Saint-Jean Blvd, Pierrefonds, Quebec H9H 2A9
Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/762344614236912/

9D.D.O. Pumpkin Drive

Royal LePage Village DDO will be hosting its annual pumpkin drive as Shelter Foundation charity fundraiser, in support of the West Island Women’s Shelter. There will be some great raffle prizes to give away thanks to the support of local sponsors and in partnership with the city of DDO and your generous donations.
When: Saturday, October 19, 2019, 10:00 AM – 2 PM
Where: Royal LePage Village (DDO – St-Jean Blvd)
Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/718168592032506/

10Imperium Danse’s Halloween Ball!

Dress up and dance! Kids aged 6 -11 are invited to play games and learn a special Halloween choreography that they will present at the end of the Ball. The fun will end with a sweet treat for all the participants. Cost is $25 and tickets need to be purchased ahead of time.
When: Saturday, October 26, 2019, at 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Where:  Studio de Danse Imperium, 1430 boulevard Hymus, Dorval
Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/2227867147323819/

11Halloween at Plaza Pointe-Claire

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This indoor trick-or-treating event is a huge draw for kids young and old. Dress up and make the rounds of the plaza collecting candy from all its amazing vendors. The fun begins at 10:00 AM and goes until 3:00 PM (or until the candy runs out).
When: Saturday, October 26, 2019 beginning at 10:00 AM
Where: Plaza Pointe-Claire
Info: (514) 694-5917

12Little Hands – Scary Halloween

Hands-on cooking class for kids aged 2-6 years. Children cook their own meals and then eat their creations during the class. On the menu: mummy pizzas and cheese and pretzel broomsticks. Cost is $10 and complimentary for parents and/or caregivers. Registration is required.
When: Friday, October 25, 2019, at 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Where: Provige Le Marché, 4849 Boul. Saint-Jean
Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/365239314095568/

13WICA Halloween Fundraiser

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Ivan Dow will be opening his garden to the public from 4-8 pm at 580 Pine Beach, Dorval. This is one BIG haunted house you don’t want to miss! * Entrance Fee: Donation to WICA.
When: Saturday, November 2nd from 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Where: 580 Boulevard Pine Beach, Dorval, QC H9P 2J6, Canada
Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/2581180995275683/


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