Tuesday, October 25, 2022 - Sequoyah County is filled with activities for family and friends to enjoy during the month of October. From fall festivals to trunk-or-treats, area businesses, organizations, and churches offer something for everyone!
As we creep up on the end of October, you may be looking for that perfect Halloween event for your children to attend. So, grab your kiddos, costumes, and candy pails and head out to enjoy some of the following events!
Blackgum First Baptist Church is holding a trunk or treat event on October 29 starting at 5 p.m. The event features candy, games, prizes, and food.
The City of Sallisaw has planned "Halloween at Brushy Lake" on October 29 from 2–5:00 p.m. Bounce houses, candy, hay rides, giant Jenga, and corn hole are just a few of the activities taking place throughout the afternoon.
The Crossing in Gore is hosting a fall festival on October 29 at 11 a.m. Everyone is welcome to attend this family-friendly event. There will be games, food, candy, and fellowship.
Marble City will hold a trunk-or-treat event from 4-6 p.m. on October 29. The event will be held in downtown Marble City with a costume contest starting at 5 p.m. There will be prizes for teens, kids, couples, and adults. Plus, a contest for the best decorated trunk or vehicle will begin at 5:30 p.m. All businesses, churches, individuals, and non-profits are invited to participate in the contest and hand out candy to the kiddos. If you plan to participate, please get there early enough to get your trunk decorated and ready to go before trick-or-treaters arrive at 4 p.m.
Also on October 29, Sequoyah’s Cabin Museum in Sallisaw will host a fall harvest day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Those attending will want to invite their friends and family to enjoy an exciting day filled with traditional games, live music, and make-and-take crafts for the kids.
Then, on Sunday, October 30, First Assembly of God in Muldrow has an exciting fall festival planned from 6-8 p.m. The festival will consist of food, games, candy, and hayrides.
Woodland Hills Church in Roland will host a trunk or treat event on October 30 at 3 p.m. Free food, inflatables, and a chili cook-off won’t be the only activities going on. There will also be games, candy, a costume contest, and a dunk tank.
The Sallisaw Police Department will be your hosts for Halloween on Elm Street on October 31. The event is set to take place between Cherokee and Chickasaw streets from 5-7 p.m.
Also on October 31, Harry Robinson Ford of Sallisaw will hold a trunk or treat event from 3-6 p.m. Dress up and bring the kids out to enjoy hamburgers, hot dogs, games, and candy.
Muldrow’s First Church of the Nazarenes has planned a free trunk or treat on October 31. The event will take place from 6–8 p.m. with candy, prizes, and fun for everyone.
Sallisaw First Assembly will host a free night of fun at their annual fall festival on October 31 beginning at 6:30 p.m. There will be a cakewalk, carnival games, candy, prizes, sno-cones, hot dogs, and more. Donations of candy can be dropped off at the hospitality desk in the foyer of the church and are greatly appreciated.
Sequoyah Manor Nursing Home invites everyone to Trick-or-Treat with the residents from 5–5:30 p.m. on Halloween night. If you would like to donate candy for the residents to hand out, please contact Tonia or Cheyene at 918-775-4881.
Webber Falls Trunk or Treat will be held on October 31 from 7-8:30 p.m. at the Webber Falls park.
Sequoyah County families definitely have a lot of fun fall options and kiddos should be able to get their fill of sweet treats!
*If your church group or non-profit organization is holding a special event this month, feel free to mention it and provide information in the comment section.
Lindsie Dyer, Staff Writer
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