Prepare to be spooked
Written by Staff
Get in the Halloween spirit and head on down to Safeway Boo at the Zoo at the Assiniboine Park Zoo from Oct. 14 until the 30. Enjoy pony rides, a carousel and a ghostly haunted house. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. on weekends and 6 p.m. on weekdays. Arrive early to avoid the line-ups! For more information, go to www.zoosociety.com/specialevents_boo.asp.
Learn easy pumpkin carving techniques and let your children create unique jack-o’-lanterns to decorate your doorstep. Gourds Galore takes place on Oct. 19 from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. at the Assiniboine Park Conservatory. Children under 15 must be accompanied by an adult. Registration fee is only $10, and pumpkins are provided. Call 311 to register, or go to Winnipeg.ca/leisureonline.