Yes Halloween is still celebrated on October 31, but you can start celebrating this weekend at one of these events:
Pru Boo: Trick or Treat for Charity
This event takes place at the Prudential Center on Sunday, October 26 from 11 AM – 1 PM. The gist: you donate $4, your child can trick or treat at retail outlets in the Pru, visit with animals from ZOO New England and participate in other activities. For more information check out the Pru Boo web site.
Pumpkinfest at Lincoln School in Brookline
This is a family fun day for kids Pre-k to 7th grade. There will be games, rides, food and fun. The event will take place rain or shine October 26 from Noon to 4 PM. The Lincoln School is located at 19 Kennard Road, Brookline MA.
8th Annual Halloween Costume Party
This event is put on by the gay men’s domestic violence project. It will take place on October 26 from 6 PM to 10 PM at Estate Nightclub. For more information: Gay Men’s Domestic Violence Project
And if by October 31 you still want to celebrate and donate, here’s another opportunity:
GOTO Boston’s Halloween 2008
GOTO stands for Giving Opportunities To Others. Their Halloween fundraiser will take place on October 31 from 9 PM to 1 AM at Vinalia. For more information visit the GOTO web site.