BooFest

Join us for BooFest, Grand Avenue's
Annual Halloween Celebration

Petting Zoo: 12 - 4pm
Join us for one of our family favorites and visit the friendly farm animals. Located at Frattallone's Ace Hardware (650 Grand Ave)
 
Trick-or-Treating: 1 - 3pm
Stroll along the Avenue to collect treats from participating businesses (while supplies last). Treat stops will be marked and a "safe route" map will be provided to families in the event guide. The first 500 kids can pick up a free trick-or-treat bag loaded with prizes at the Red Ballon Bookshop (891 Grand Ave) starting at 1pm.
 
Bounce House: 12 - 4pm
Bring your kids to our bounce house and let them burn off their extra candy-induced energy! Located at Ramsey Middle School parking lot @ Grand & Cambridge St.
 
Craft Make & Take: 1 - 4pm
Your kids will enjoy getting creative with halloween scratch art (while supplies last). Located at Ramsey Middle School parking lot @ Grand & Cambridge St.
 
Pony Rides: 1:30 - 4pm
Riding a pony is a magical experience that your kids will remember forever. Located at Ramsey Middle School parking lot @ Grand & Cambridge St.
 
Karaoke, Coloring and Costume Contests: 1 - 3pm
Grand Ole Creamery is hosting several contests throughout the event with amazing prizes! Located on the patio infront of Coulee Bank (742 Grand).
 
Fire & Halloween Safety Tips: 1 - 3pm
Come hangout with our St. Paul Firemen who will be offering fire and Halloween safety tips at Coulee Bank.
 
 
Stroll along the Avenue to collect treats from participating businesses (while supplies last). Treat stops will be marked and a "safe route" map will be provided to families in the event guide. The first 500 kids can pick up a free trick-or-treat bag loaded with prizes at the Red Ballon Bookshop (891 Grand Ave) starting at 1pm.
Get your costumes ready and bring the kids to Grand Avenue for an afternoon of free, family-friendly fun! Trick-or-treating starts at 1 and don't miss out on the kids karaoke contest sponsored by Grand Ole Creamery & Grand Pizza and hosted at Coulee Bank - Bank With Confidence - the winner gets two slices of pizza, a soda and a children's ice cream cone every week for an entire year. For real. Of course we couldn't resist setting up a petting zoo again and to top it all off - PONY RIDES and bounce houses, thanks to The Odd Couple Team - Keller Williams Integrity RealtyBob Lawrence - State Farm agent and Kinderberry Hill Child Development Centers. BooFest is a pretty special day, especially for your little ones. We hope you'll join us.

Boofest is a pretty special day, especially for your little ones. We hope you'll join us.

You can pickup trick-or-treating bags at Red Balloon Bookshop at 1pm. Pony rides will be at Ramsey Middle School 1:30-3pm and a petting zoo will be at Frattallone's Ace Hardware on the east side of the avenue. Thank you Bubbly Paws and St. Paul's UCC on Summit for your sponsorship as well. On top of the kids' karaoke contest, there will be a kids costume contest AND a coloring contest for a chance to win gift cards to Grand Ole Creamery. Don't miss out on the fun!

Special thanks to our sponsors who made this event possible: