Halloween: Langley calendar filled with fun

While Halloween is still a week away and parents can be given a pass for not having the kids’ costumes ready just yet, there may be a reason to rush that costume along for this weekend with all that Langley has to offer in the way of Halloween fun.

Monster Ball

Ice skate in costume at the Twin Rinks Halloween Monster Ball on Friday, Oct. 24, from 9:30 p.m. to midnight. There will be costume prizes, $3 skate rentals, and admission is $4 per person.

Call Twin Rinks at 604-514-2940 to register. Twin Rinks is at 5700 Langley Bypass.

Get your glow on

Bikram Yoga 360 is putting on a Halloween-y yoga class on Oct. 25. Kids glow-in-the-dark yoga is at 2:30 p.m., while adult Halloween “glow-ga” is at 5 p.m. Adults are invited to wear their brightest whites and loudest neons, and pull together a crazy 80s outfit to enjoy the yoga class at Unit E288-20159 88th Ave.

Contact Bikram for more information at 604-881-0100.

Rock & roll hare

Take in the fun and excitement of award winning cover band March Hare at the Halloween Howler at Jubilee Hall, 7989 Bradner Rd., on Saturday night. Doors open at 6 p.m., tickets are $30 and include buffet style dinner.

Dress up and take in the sights and sounds of the band as they not only sing and dance, but dress up, too, from Grease to ZZ Top. It’s a hardwood dance floor, small venue with a cash bar.

Tickets are available at Wilway Lumber at 28728 Fraser Hwy. in Aldergrove.

Schooled in haunting

Students from the graduating class of Aldergrove Community Secondary are hosting a haunted house at the school at 26850 29th Ave. on Oct. 24-26.

Tickets are $5 for teens and adults and $2 for children with proceeds going to support the students’ dry grad in 2015.

The haunted house is open 5 to 9 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and 5 to 8 p.m. on Sunday.

Halloweed

The MMAR Coalition Against Repeal is hosting a Halloween Bash at Murayville Hall, 21667 48th Ave. on Friday night. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. with the event running from 7 p.m. to midnight.

Bands and guest speakers will play to raise funds to save the organization’s cannabis advocacy. There will be raffles, a 50/50 draw and tickets are $20.

Search Halloweed Bash on Facebook for more information.

Mall parade of costumes

Take kids to Willowbrook Shopping Centre on Halloween for a costume parade to benefit the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

Registration is at 4 p.m. with the parade beginning at 5 p.m. Each child is $2.

Zombies in Cloverdale

Thrill The World is bringing all kinds of zombies and zombie lovers together to re-enact Michael Jackson’s Thriller dance in a simultaneous real-time event around the world. It takes place on Saturday and is the first time the event has been in the region.

 What began in 2006 with just 62 zombies in Toronto has grown to more than 6,400 zombies in 22 countries around the world. Be one of the zombies in attendance at the Cloverdale Youth Park, 6188 176th St., in the skate park by the Cloverdale Recreation Centre at 12:30 p.m.

Thrill time (when the dance begins) is 3 p.m. sharp. Practices can be found around the community for those who don’t know the dance.

For more details, check out facebook.com/thrilltheworldsurrey.

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