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Pensacola’s Halloween Egg Haunt set for October 24

The City of Pensacola Parks and Recreation Department will host the sixth annual Halloween Egg Haunt on Saturday, October 24, at Roger Scott Athletic Complex from 5:30 to 8:30 pm.


There will be five egg hunts for children who are stroller age up to 13 years, plus a kid’s carnival, haunted hayride, spooky nature trail, and bounce houses.

New to the event this year is a costume contest and photo booth. Register today at PlayPensacola.com for the free costume contest. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. The deadline to apply for the costume contest is October 21 or until filled. Prizes will be awarded for the cutest, scariest, most creative, and overall best costume in each age group. Preference will be given to original costumes in all age categories.

Costume Contest Schedule:

6:00 pm 8-10 yrs
6:30 pm Infant-2 yrs
7:00 pm 3-4 yrs
7:30 pm 5-7 yrs
8:00 pm 11-13 yrs

Egg Haunt Schedule

6:00 pm Infant to 2 year olds
6:15 pm 3 to 4 year olds
6:30 pm 5 to 7 year olds
7:05 pm 8 to 10 year olds
7:25 pm 11 to 13 year olds

Participants should arrive at the Egg Haunt (football field main gate) approximately fifteen minutes before their age group begins.

Admission to the event is free. The Parks & Recreation Department is asking those who can to bring a donation of a non-perishable food item to the event for a MANNA food drive. For more information, please call (850) 436-5670 or visit www.playpensacola.com.