Trick or Treat

| October 22, 2010 | 0 Comments

U.S. Army Garrison-Oahu
News Release
 

WHEELER ARMY AIRFIELD — Authorized Halloween trick or treat hours for south (Aliamanu Military Reservation, Fort Shafter, Red Hill and Tripler Army Medical Center) and north (Helemano Military Reservation, Schofield Barracks and Wheeler Army Airifeld) communities are Oct. 31, from 5:30-9 p.m., only. 

Children under the age of 10 require an adult escort. 

To enhance safety, military and Department of the Army civilian police will ensure all activities are conducted in a safe manner and can be approached with issues or concerns. 

Residents who don’t wish to participate should indicate so by placing a “SORRY NO TRICK OR TREATING HERE” sign on their door. Parents should advise children to move on to the next residence if there is no answer after one or two knocks/rings .

Children should carry a flashlight and wear light-colored clothing or reflectors. 

Remind children of the following:

 

  • Wait for the proper traffic signals and always look both ways before crossing the street.
  • Watch for cars turning at intersections and leaving or entering driveways.
  • Stay on the sidewalk, whenever possible; if there is no sidewalk, walk on the left side of the road, facing traffic.
  • Never enter vehicles or homes when invited by a stranger.

 

Tripler Army Medical Center and Schofield Barracks Health Clinic Radiology departments will X-ray candy, 7-9 p.m., Oct. 31, for eligible patrons. X-rays will not detect non-metals such as fine particles, liquids, powders and chemical contaminates. Radiology patients have priority over personnel waiting for candy X-rays. 

Halloween Happenings

Today

Blue Star Card Theatre Night — RSVP for the special Blue Star Card matinee performance of “Zombie Prom,” 3 p.m., Oct. 31, Richardson Theatre, Fort Shafter. E-mail sarah.chadwick@us.army.mil or call 655-0002. 

Haunted House/Dance — Middle and high school students are invited to a Haunted House/Dance, Oct. 22, 7-9:30 p.m., at the Teen Center. Admission for Child, Youth and School Services members is $3; nonmembers, $4; and civilians, $5. Call 655-0451.

23 / Saturday

Halloween Bash — Preregister online for the scavenger hunt at the family-friendly Bellows Halloween Bash, Oct. 23, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Activities include Kiddie Land, a costume contest, a pumpkin-carving contest, trick or treating and a Haunted Village. Register at www.bellowsafs.com. Late registration will be accepted at the event tent until noon, Oct. 23. Call 259-4112.

Haunted Lagoon — The Laie Lady is back at the  “Haunted Lagoon” canoe ride at the Polynesian Cultural Center, Friday and Saturday, Oct. 22-23, and Monday-Saturday, Oct. 25-30, starting at 6:30 p.m. Book tickets in advance at www.hauntedlagoon.com.

Shockhouse – The Blaisdell Mansion’s haunted house is back this year, Oct. 23-Nov. 1. Advance tickets cost $7.50 or $10 at the door. Kids 5 and under get in free. Enter next to the Blaisdell Galleria at 777 Ward Ave. Call 591-2211 or visit www.hnlnow.com

24 / Sunday

“War of the Worlds” — Richardson Theatre, Fort Shafter, is staging “War of the Worlds,” a radio play, Oct. 24 and 31. Admission is free. Shows start at 7:30 p.m. Call 438-4480. 

26 / Tuesday

Halloween Fair — Keiki of all ages can show off their costumes at the Army Library Halloween Fair, 3-4 p.m.; Oct. 26 at Aliamanu Military Reservation Library (839-2821); Oct. 27 at Sgt. Yano Library (655-8002), Schofield Barracks; and Oct. 28 at Fort Shafter Library (438-9521).

28 / Thursday

Halloween Magic Class — Learn Halloween magic for free, Oct. 28, 6 p.m., at the Kalihi-Palama Library. This class teaches how to make spooky effects. Adults will need to accompany children too young to drive. Call 234-5262, or visit www.hawaiimagicclub.com

29 / Friday

Fall Festival — Soldiers and family members can fall into the fun at the Tropics Recreation Center, Schofield Barracks, 6-9 p.m., Oct. 29. Visit www.mwrarmyhawaii.com.

SKIES Events — Schools of Knowledge, Inspiration, Exploration and Skills Unlimited will present “Bad Moon Rising,” “Five Little Pumpkins,” and “I Want Candy,” followed by “High School Monster Musical,” starting at 6 p.m., Oct. 29, at the Tropics.

Spooktacular Lunch — Wear a costume and get a free slice of pumpkin pie at the Halloween Lunch Spooktacular, Hale Ikena, Fort Shafter, Oct. 29, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. 

Haunted Village — Visit the family-friendly Haunted Village at Windward Community College, Oct. 29, 6-8:30 p.m. Most of the events are free, including “Mad Doctors of the Movies,” a look at heart-dropping scenes from 1930s-40s films. Visit www.aerospace.wcc.hawaii.edu/Haunted_Village/Haunted_Village.html.

Hallowbaloo Music and Arts Festival — Celebrate All Hallows Eve in downtown Honolulu and Waikiki with a free street festival and costume contest, among other activities, Oct. 29-31. Visit www.hallowbaloo.com.

Waikiki-Style — Celebrate Halloween, Waikiki-style at the Outrigger Reef on the Beach, the Outrigger Waikiki on the Beach and Waikiki Beach Walk, Oct. 29-31, with numerous Halloween-themed events. Call (800) 688-7444 or 931-3591, or visit www.outrigger.com or www.waikikibeachwalk.com.

30/Saturday

Monster Bash — Schofield Bowling Center is in the Halloween spirit with giveaways, a live DJ, fun, games and prizes, 7 p.m.-2 a.m., Oct. 30. A keiki costume contest starts at 7 p.m.; prizes go to the cutest, scariest and most original costumes. The adult costume contest starts at 10 p.m. Call 655-0573.

Walk with the Dead Ghost Tour — A historian will take guests on a journey to the dark side of Honolulu, Oct. 30-31, 10 p.m., on this special adults-only Halloween tour. Cost is $35 per person and participants should wear comfortable walking shoes. Reservations are required; call 395-0674, e-mail filmguy54@hotmail.com or visit www.stevestoursandfilms.vpweb.com.

31 / Halloween

“Time Warp” — Celebrate the 35th anniversary of the Rocky Horror Picture Show, 5:30-10 p.m., Oct. 31, at the Waikiki Shell. Purchase tickets at 591-2211 or (800) 745-3000.

Halloween at the Hyatt — Join thousands of revelers in cocktails and costume contests — the grand prize winner gets $1,000 — at Halloween at the Hyatt, Oct. 31, 9 p.m.-2 a.m., for ages 21 and older. The Hyatt is at 2424 Kalakaua Ave. Admission is $20, $15 with any Waikiki hotel room key and free for Hyatt guests. Purchase advance discount tickets at www.groovetickets.com.

Ongoing

Halloween Photos — Bring your keiki and camera to the Sgt. Yano Library, and take photos at the free Halloween pumpkin patch. Call 655-8002.

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