Halloween is a festive time of year, and Windsor has something for all this weekend right through Halloween night.
The following events will be held in town:
Movie Night at - Fri., Oct. 28; 5 p.m.
Brown's is hosting a free family movie night that starts with "Spookley the Pumpkin" at 5 p.m. Saturday is the rain date.
Night of 1001 Pumpkins at - Fri., Oct. 28; 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
This Windsor Youth Services Bureau event is full of fall crafts, games, music, a bounce house and more. You can bring your own carved pumpkin for the event's pumpkin patch or make one at the pumpkin-carving station and possibly win a prize for creativity. There's also handmade scarecrow contest, a "haunted gym" than can be explored and goody bags for everyone. Admission is $3 per person or $8 for the whole family.
Team Paragon Pumpkin' Chuckin' at - Sat., Oct. 29 - Sun., Oct. 30; 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Windsor's finest young engineers have constructed a trebuchet built to make pumpkins fly. The robotics group will let you set your own pumpkin for free and watch is soar up to 300 feet.
Harvest Festival at Archer Memorial- Sat., Oct. 29; 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
This festival at will include items for sale from local vendors, face painting, snacks and plenty of baked goods.
Halloween Motor Mash at Bart's - Sat., Oct. 29; 2 p.m. - 6 p.m.
will be full of Halloween fare Saturday, including "ghoulish trick or treating," raffles and prizes. Anyone can enter their vehicle into the show for a $5 donation that goes to Alex's Lemonade Stand.
Nightmare on Broad Street - Mon., Oct. 31; 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
This First Town Downtown event in Windsor Center brings a complete night of Halloween fun for all. Those in attendance will be able to enjoy a night of trick or treating on the Town Green, a hayride, a screening of "Spookley the Pumpkin," a walk through a "haunted graveyard," and the opportunity to have a picture taken with a "Halloween ghoul."
Candy Buy-Back - Wed., Nov. 2; 3 p.m. - 5 p.m.
You read that correctly — will buy back your candy if you bring it in. Children and adults can bring in their candy and be paid $1 per pound. All of the candy the office buys will be packaged and sent to troops overseas.