Audra’s 2019 Halloween Synopsis + Trick-or-Treater Graph since 1984

My husband and I bought our home from the original owners in 2002. The Orgerons loved Halloween. Interestingly enough, they kept a tally of the number of trick-or-treaters that came to the front door each Halloween since 1984. We kept up the tradition of counting as accurately as we can with the help of all our Halloween guests each year.… Read More »

See and Be Seen on Halloween

The See & Be Seen campaign is back! This campaign provides a safety tool to make children more visible the night of Halloween while trick-or-treating. Dunwoody Police Department hopes to bring children’s pedestrian safety to “light” by handing out flyers and special flashing reflectors which kids can clip onto a belt loop, a book bag or a costume to increase their visibility at night. … Read More »

The Teal Pumpkin Project – Audra has a teal pumpkin!

by Audra H Anders for The Aha! Connection

I have food allergies and it stinks.  I aged into these allergies so thankfully never had to pilfer through baskets on Halloween for gluten free candy as a child.  However, I can certainly sympathize with kiddos who have food allergies.  Therefore, at my house we offer non-edible treats PLUS the regular amazing candy treats!  … Read More »

Audra’s 2018 Halloween Synopsis and Trick or Treat Graph since 1984

My husband and I bought our home from the original owners in 2002. The Orgerons loved Halloween. Interestingly enough, they kept a tally of the number of trick-or-treaters that came to the front door each Halloween since 1984. We kept up the tradition of counting as accurately as we can with the help of all our Halloween guests each year!… Read More »

Dunwoody’s Best Neighborhood for Trick-or-Treating, Briers North off Tilly Mill – Wednesday 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM

The Briers North Subdivision invites you and your children to visit and enjoy the yard decorations, costumes, and trick-or-treating!

  • The street opens to trick-or-treaters at 6:00 PM
  • Candy distribution begins at 6:00pm.
  • No admission after 8:30pm.
  • NO PETS are allowed. Please don’t bring your pet as we hate to have to disappoint you by refusing admission. 
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Halloween Pet Safety

#1: HIDE THE CHOCOLATE FROM YOUR PETS (AND KIDS)
Chocolate is toxic to your pets—symptoms can range from vomiting to severe cardiac arrhythmias—so make sure it’s out of reach.

#2: XYLITOL: GOOD FOR OUR TEETH, BAD FOR OUR PETS
Check your sugar-free candy and gum for this deadly ingredient—any level of ingestion requires a vet visit.… Read More »

Halloween at The Briers

 

When 31 Oct 2017 from 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM

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We invite you and your children to visit and enjoy the yard decorations, costumes, and trick-or-treating!

  • The street opens to trick-or-treaters at 6:00 PM

  • Candy distribution begins at 6:00pm.

  • No admission after 8:30pm.

  • NO PETS are allowed. Please don’t bring your pet as we hate to have to disappoint you by refusing admission. 

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When do you think kids should trick or treat?

Many asked what day are kids trick or treating this year since 10/31 is on a Tuesday?  Traditionally in Atlanta we trick or treat always on 10/31.  Do you think this is appropriate?  Or do you think we should trick or treat only on the weekends? 

See the pie/pumpkin chart above for the answers to our one question survey:  What night do you think kids should trick or treat?… Read More »

Fernbank BOO-seum!

For one day every year, Fernbank Museum becomes Fernbank BOO-sueum! Follow the screams (of delight) to a day of frightening-ly fun Halloween-themed activities. Costumes encouraged! 

 

 

Click here to see the complete schedule of events!… Read More »

Atlanta Symphony Orchestra’s Halloween Haunts

Hop on your broom and join us at Symphony Hall for a “boo”-tiful concert of music featuring Igor Stravinsky’s Infernal Dance, John Williams’ Hedwig’s Theme and Harry’s Wondrous World, Camille Saint-Saëns’ Danse Macabre and more! Dress in your finest costume and enter our pre-concert costume contest with prizes awarded for the cutest, scariest, funniest and most creative costumes of the bunch.… Read More »

Goblins in the Garden

Show off the kids’ Halloween costumes on the Goblin Runway, participate in fall-themed crafts, enjoy a storyteller and ride a pony or a train. There’s even a cash bar for adult goblins.

Train Rides: $3 per passenger, children only
(Children 3 and under must be accompanied by an adult)
The Ride-on-Train does not run during inclement weather.Read More »