SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - Halloween kicks off this weekend. Lots of people will be carving pumpkins and decorating their homes, and there are lots of events to get you in the Halloween mood.
If you're looking for something for the little ones that's thrilling but not scary celebrate "Wild-O-Ween" at Big Cat Habitat Saturday and Sunday. The kids will love the new baby goats, the new baby lion cub, and all the animals. And there's a Halloween costume contest.
A family- friendly, non-scary way to celebrate Halloween.
And the 3rd annual Sarasota Celtic Music Festival, featuring Celtic fusion, Celtic folk and Celtic rock is Friday and Saturday at Nathan Benderson Park.
The 27th Annual Hunsader Farms Pumpkin Festival is in full swing this weekend with fun for all. And the 30th Annual Fruitville Grove Pumpkin Fest continues with hay rides, pony rides, pumpkin painting, mini train rides, and a petting zoo.
And on October 28th Selby Gardens presents "Spooktacular", with fun for the whole family. Kids, wear your costumes. There will be trick or treating, pumpkin decorating, and a mad scientist experiment center for kids.