Ideas for family fun in Erie October 7-14
Every Thursday Macaroni KID Erie shares our pick of things to do with the family over the coming week in the Erie area. This week, we’re highlighting 5 things to do in Erie, PA with the kids from October 7-14.
This Erie favorite annual event takes place over three nights! Scary Creature Feature is a fall family event with activities, storytelling, and a guided walk through the woods where guests meet and learn about not-so-spooky nocturnal creatures that live in the forest. Registration required. October 7-9.
The Pumpkin Walk is BACK for 2021! Join the Erie County Master Gardeners of Penn State Extension for an evening stroll among hundreds of illuminated pumpkins at Waldameer & Water World. $ 3 per person. October 8 and 9
My family had a great time on this tour a few weeks ago! Discover our experience⤵️. Adults $ 5, children $ 6-12 $ 3. Not recommended for children under 6 years old. Mandatory reservation. October 9
Celebrate fall at the 33rd Annual Fall Festival at Peek’n Peak Resort. Over 130 vendors, plus classic Fall Fest classics like the Pumpkin Cannon and a huge kids ‘area featuring horse-drawn carriage rides, free kids’ crafts, magic shows, live entertainment wild animals, a rock face, pony rides and much more! Free entry. October 9 and 10 and October 16 and 17.
This year’s ZooBOO will continue to be “scary, but not too scary” with lots of fun for the whole family! Participants of all ages can participate in the fun of candy or treats! There will also be a spooky scavenger hunt, the Eerie Zoo GrubsHub, and you can do the Monster Mash at DJ Bill Page’s Spooky Jukebox! And don’t forget to say hello to the Talking Pumpkin, stop at Trolls Bridge and hitchhike on the Eerie Express train! Reservations are strongly recommended. Children 23 months and under: Free; children 2 to 12 years old: $ 7, 13 years old and over: $ 11. October 13-30.
We’re continually updating our Erie Fall & Halloween Fun guide, with new events and a FREE printable version for your fridge! There are now over 50 events listed, from a pumpkin carving competition for youth groups to Kooky Spooky at the ExpERIence Children’s museum! Get all the details and your printable here so you don’t miss a thing in October: