Fall is here and the Calvert County Department of Parks & Recreation invites citizens to celebrate the season by participating in several exciting events for the whole family.
Get in on super fun for the whole family during Superhero Sunday at Dunkirk District Park, 10750 Southern Maryland Blvd., Dunkirk on Sunday, Oct. 13 from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Dress up in your superhero best and enjoy games, inflatables, activities and a touch-a-truck spectacular.
Come out to the Fall Extravaganza at Hallowing Point Park, 4755 Hallowing Point Road, Prince Frederick on Thursday, Oct. 17 from 10:30 a.m. to noon. Bring a picnic lunch and join us for hayrides, making scarecrows, a petting zoo, face painting and entertainment. To make a scarecrow, bring old pantyhose, one-piece pajamas or pants and a long-sleeved shirt.
Join in the Halloween Extravaganza at Southern Community Center, 20 Appeal Lane, Lusby on Friday, Oct. 18 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Come dressed in a scary, cute, funny or original costume for a costume judging contest. Check-in for the all-ages contest is between 11 and 11:30 a.m. and prizes will be awarded for winners in each category. Eric Energy will be performing a shockingly fun science performance called Halloween Spark Attack at 12:30 p.m. Bring a pumpkin for painting and decorating and children will enjoy games and a moon bounce. Pizza will be available for purchase while supplies last.
Have a ghoulish good time during Halloween Family Fun Day at Northeast Community Center, 4075 Gordon Stinnett Ave., Chesapeake Beach on Sunday, Oct. 27 from 2-4 p.m. There will be popcorn, face painting, photo booth and pumpkin patch. Cap off the night with a trick-or-treat trail sponsored by local businesses. Be sure to wear your favorite costume and enjoy all of the free fun.
For more information or to register for an event, visit online or call 410-535-1600, ext. 2649. For updates on Parks & Recreation services, park availability, field closures and more visit Parks & Recreation at www.Facebook.com/CalvertCountyParks.